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Close Guantanamo and Return it to Its Rightful Owners; The Cuban People

January 14, 2018

Young Cubans call for the return of Guantanamo near the base. Photo: Bill Hackwell

Resolution on Global Day of Actions Against Guantanamo (February 23rd, 2018) made by the Coalition Against U.S. Foreign Bases on January 14, at a Conference in Baltimore, Maryland. (more…)

The FBI Hand Behind Russia-gate

By Ray McGovern on January 11, 2018

Russia-gate is becoming FBI-gate, thanks to the official release of unguarded text messages between loose-lipped FBI counterintelligence official Peter Strzok and his garrulous girlfriend, FBI lawyer Lisa Page. (more…)

Other Countries Have High-Speed Trains. We Have Deadly Accidents and Crumbling Infrastructure

By Mike Ludwig on January 6, 2018

Photo: Stephen Brashear

The $700 Billion Pentagon budget to try and militarily maintain the U.S.’s diminishing global hegemony is diametrically connected to the crumbling infrastructure inside the country. – editorial (more…)

Concentration Camps for African Migrants Blocked from Entering Europe Are Popping Up Across Libya

By Vijay Prashad on December 29, 2017

Photo: Alliance/AA H. Turkia

Refugees do not show up in the Mediterranean Sea as if from nowhere. By the time they get into their flimsy boats on the Libyan coastline, they have lived many, many dangerous lives. (more…)

Taking Care of the Rich

By Emir Sader on December 25, 2017

It has now formally taken place through new laws in the United States, in Argentina and in Brazil and other countries concrete measures have been taken too that all add up to a dramatic reduction in the amount of taxes that the rich will have to pay. (more…)

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