November 26, 2015     Philippines
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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 armored vehicles and military tactics fired rubber bullets and tear gas canisters at peaceful protesters who had been

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.

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

CPP calls for end of Israeli bombing of Gaza City, urges support to Palestinian defense of their homeland

There is an “ugly truth that does not get published in the Western media. Over the last 13 years, on average, one Palestinian child has been killed by Israel every three days. Since the outbreak of...

Friday, July 11th, 2014

A Shameful Situation | Millions of soldiers and veterans in serious trouble

By BILL QUIGLEY Despite the July 4 tributes, millions of US soldiers and veterans are in serious trouble. Twenty two veterans kill themselves every day according to the Veterans Administration. A study by the Los Angeles...

Friday, July 11th, 2014

Is what you do online ever really safe from prying eyes?

A new messaging service promises to provide confidential online communications. Can we trust it will keep our information safe?

Friday, July 11th, 2014

Here’s one way to land on the NSA’s watch list

If you downloaded the privacy software Tor in 2011, you may have been flagged to be spied on. By JULIA ANGWIN and MIKE TIGAS ProPublica Last week, German journalists revealed that the National Security Agency has a...

Monday, June 30th, 2014

Repressing World Cup protests – a booming business for Brazil

By ANNA FEIGENBAUM Waging Nonviolence On June 12, Brazilian police fired tear gas on a group of 50 unarmed marchers blocking a highway leading to the World Cup arena in São Paulo. On June 15 in Rio...

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