Thursday, February 20, 2020

Tag: Somalia

Ground troops increase in Africa as Somalia mission grows, but general...

The United States' war on terror is not slowing down.

Expansion of imperialist U.S. ‘war on terror’ in Africa preceded deadly...

At least 800 U.S. servicemembers are currently stationed in the country to support a French-led mission to defeat militants in West Africa.

Mogadishu massacre: Hospitals run out of blood, antibiotics for victims in...

The explosions came after the Trump administration stepped up a U.S. campaign against al-Shabab in Somalia.

The tragedy of forced displacement

The solutions to this major crisis, and indeed many of our problems, would naturally flow from the recognition of the fact that we are brothers and sisters of one humanity.

Amid spike in civilian deaths from U.S. strikes, Trump requests lifting...

U.S. airstrikes has been escalating since Donald Trump took office two months ago.

Facing famine, 20 million people need food, not bombs

Famine in these four countries is avoidable.

The problem isn’t Trump, it’s bigger

While we resist, we also need to promote a positive agenda of what we want to see.

The Bureau identifies 15 civilians killed in a single US airstrike

In both the Somali and Afghan incidents, the US at first denied that any non-combatants had been killed.

1,001 Ways To Die In Somalia

The official reason for US presence in Somalia is the perennial war against terrorism. The real reason is oil.

Eight Americans Killed by CIA Drone Strikes

A U.S. drone strike recently executed eight U.S. citizens without due process. With more than 3,852 casualties in Pakistan, Somalia and Yemen, why does the Obama administration continue to allow the CIA to operate signature strikes with impunity?

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Yale study says Medicare for All would save US $450 billion, prevent nearly 70,000...

The study in The Lancet found that Medicare for All, supported by Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, will save money and is more cost-effective than “Medicare for All Who Want It."

Factchecking NPR’s attempted takedown of Bernie Sanders

Their ignorance is willful, and finds its roots in a profoundly ideological position, an ideology adopted by journalists who favor and are rewarded by corporate arguments promoted by corporate Democrats.

Sanders alone on debate stage to say candidate with the most votes should get...

“Out of all the candidates, Bernie is the only one to advocate for the democratic will of the people.”

Millions of Americans crowdfunding to cover medical expenses

“It comes down to a profit-making motive that is baked into a system—a system that puts profits over patients.”