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Over 50 Spanish Cities Support BDS, Declaring Themselves ‘Free of Israeli Apartheid’

September 8, 2016

palestine-bdsCadiz, provincial capital in the autonomous community of Andalusia in the Spanish state, has become the latest municipality to pass a motion supporting the Palestinian-led Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement for Palestinian rights and declaring itself an Israeli “Apartheid Free Zone”. (more…)

Is it True That “Russia is Aggressive”?

By Rick Sterling on July 15, 2016

RussiaRecently I went on a 15 day visit to Russia organized by the Center for Citizen Initiatives. The group visited Moscow, the Crimean peninsula, Krasnodar (southern Russia) and St. Petersburg. In each location we met many locals and heard diverse viewpoints. (more…)

Asleep-at-the-Wheel Elites Should Not Have Been Shocked by Brexit Vote

By Jim Hightower on June 29, 2016

Great Britain art Nancy Ohanian

Art by Nancy Ohanian

The most shocking thing about “Brexit”—the British people’s resounding vote to pull their country out of the European Union—is that it came as such a shock to the British establishment. (more…)

France Begins Mass Arrests Amid Huge Civil Struggle

By Sean Adl-Tabatabai on June 15, 2016

France-arrests-revolution-900x350French authorities have begun the mass arrests of protestors taking part in what some are calling the biggest revolution in France for 200 years. (more…)

France in Blackout as Strikes Cause Total Chaos

By Sean Adl-Tabatabai on May 27, 2016

France-blackouts-strikes-900x350France is running out of gasoline and suffering blackouts as the number of French strikers continues to grow, bringing the country to a grinding halt. (more…)

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