Wednesday, February 1, 2023

The world is uniting for international law, against US empire

“We oppose the extraterritorial application of unilateral measures.“

Russia bombs Kyiv and other major cities in massive attack on Ukraine

The assault was seen as retaliation for a deadly blast that damaged a key bridge linking Russia with Crimea, an explosion that Russian President Vladimir Putin called an "act of terrorism" by Ukraine.

Protect the filibuster or preserve our democracy, which shall it be?

The time for procrastination is over. What shall it be, protect the filibuster or preserve our democracy?

Renewable energy isn’t perfect, but it’s far better than fossil fuels

Any real comparison between oil sands and lithium batteries shows that oil sands products, from extracting and processing to transporting and burning, are by far the most destructive.

Hand count halted in Nevada county as court rips pro-Trump official

Voters in Nye County, near Las Vegas, could tip the balance in close state and federal contests.

Regime change via sanctions? US uses international finance system to strangle Venezuelan economy

The blackout comes amid a growing political crisis in Venezuela as U.S.-backed opposition groups attempt to topple Maduro’s government.

Targeting dark money attacking democracy, watchdog files FEC complaint against 23 super PACs

"The vast scope of this illegal concealment should prompt swift investigation and a firm crackdown by the FEC."

You’ll know an economic and social justice plan is serious if it includes money...

A new report on the solidarity economy details how investments in culture can support economic and racial justice.

Hundreds of acres of Ohio’s only national forest to be leased for fracking

The decision was made based on environmental assessment and research that is 11 years old.

Promise and peril in Africa’s newest democracy

While the victory for democracy in the Gambia is important and should be celebrated, the way it came about should give us some pause.