Trump’s War on Terror Has Quickly Become as Barbaric and Savage as He Promised

By Glenn Greenwald on March 26, 2017

From the start of his presidency, Donald Trump’s “war on terror” has entailed the seemingly indiscriminate slaughter of innocent people in the name of killing terrorists. (more…)

The Empire Strikes Back: Cuba-US Relations under Trump

John Kirk on March 23, 2017

Photo: Bill Hackwell

It was about time.After December 17, 2014, when United States president Barack Obama and Cuban president Raúl Castro agreed to reopen diplomatic relations between their two countries after more than 50 years, the future suddenly seemed positive, hopeful. (more…)

Protesters in DC Confront Honduran President Over Berta Cáceres Murder

By Lauren Gambino on March 21, 2017

Supporters and family members of Berta Cáceres, the Honduran environmental and indigenous rights activist who was assassinated last year, have confronted the country’s president in Washington to demand an independent investigation of her murder. (more…)

Haiti Action Committee Denounces Attempted Assassination of Former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide

March 21, 2013

Photo: Bill Hackwell

In the wake of the electoral coup which installed Jovenal Moise, a right-wing protégé of former President Michel Martelly, as Haiti’s new president, there has been a marked increase in repression directed against grassroots activists. (more…)

Danny Glover and Noam Chomsky Sign Letter against Argentina’s Macri

March 20, 2017

Danny Glover, Photo: Bill Hackwell

The U.S. linguist Noam Chomsky and actor Danny Glover joined more than 100 academics, artists and activists to protest against “the neoliberal policies” of Argentine President Mauricio Macri and the corruption scandals that have affected him and his administration. (more…)

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