September 04, 2015     Philippines
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Thursday, September 3rd, 2015

America’s Empire of Bases

This is one of the “Best of TomDispatch: Chalmers Johnson on Garrisoning the Planet,” reposted on the said site last month, Aug. 9, 2015. A note to its readers said: … Every now and then, in the quieter days of summer, it feels good and appropriate to feature old friends no longer with us. In

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

How Israel withholds labor rights from the West Bank’s Palestinian workers

Palestinian workers are especially attractive to Israeli employers because of a very particular legal situation that’s arisen over the past few years.

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

Venezuela’s figures opposed ‘The 15 Miserable Economies in the World’

Venezuela continues to be attacked by the international press, ignoring the strengths of the process of change experienced by Venezuelans.

Sunday, November 2nd, 2014

In The Hague, thousands join global action against ISIS

The HAGUE, the Netherlands– Thousands of supporters marched through the streets of The Hague, Nov. 1, to show their solidarity with the people of Kobanê, a Kurdish city in Syria which is under attack by the ISIS...

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

1 Black man is killed every 28 hours by police or vigilantes | America is perpetually at war with its own people

From the war on drugs to the war on terror, law enforcement’s battle against minorities serves as pacification. By ADAM HUDSON Police officers, security guards, or self-appointed vigilantes extrajudicially killed at least 313 African-Americans in 2012...

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

From Fallujah to Ferguson | The US war culture has come home to roost

By GILBERT MERCIER Police violence in the United States should not surprise anyone. In Ferguson, Missouri, we have witnessed the use against US citizens of Iraq-tested war technologies. On August 17, 2014, a police force using...

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

Communal Lands: Theater of Operations for the Counterinsurgency

By RENATA BESSI, SANTIAGO NAVARRO F. and Translated by MIRIAM TAYLOR Truthout | News Analysis Also see: The Changing Map of Latin America Also see: Across Latin America, a Struggle for Communal Land and Indigenous Autonomy Also...

Friday, August 8th, 2014

Filipinos join call to stop US-backed Israeli attacks on Gaza

MANILA – Artists, yoga practitioners and activists staged a solidarity action for the people of Palestine at the Boy Scout Circle, Timog ave., Quezon City, Aug. 7. Led by the Concerned Artists of the Philippines (CAP), the...

Friday, August 1st, 2014

Israel’s Crazy Doctrine for Justifying Deaths of Over 1,000 Gazans

The worsening of life for people in Gaza is a deliberate goal of the Israeli military. By ALEX KANE Israel is waging war on civilians in Gaza. Ordinary Palestinians, television stations, schools, hospitals, power plants and...

Friday, July 18th, 2014

Israel is committing genocide in the Gaza ghetto

Why Israeli policy towards the Gaza Strip amounts to an incremental genocide.

Friday, July 18th, 2014

‘We are moving from Iron Dome to an Iron Fist’: Israel launches ground invasion of Gaza

In total so far, 231 Palestinians–most of them civilians–have been killed by Israel. One Israeli has been killed by rocket fire.

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