Two States [a cartoon from Jordan] Truthdig February 16, 2017 To learn more about Rise Up Times and support Media for the People! with a donation click here. No Peace! No Justice! Please share this post.
In continuing to violate nations and people at will, the U.S. could very well qualify as a pandemic in its own right.
Whereas most industries have seen some technological advancement, the image of the garment sweatshop has seen little modification since its inception over a century ago.
Trump’s ‘America first’ trade policy will be bad for working Americans.
Standard economic ideology insists that the real problem is that wages have not fallen enough!
Nuclear weapons remain the only weapons of mass destruction not yet outlawed in a comprehensive and universal manner…
Evergreene Digest | Selected Articles: Obama’s “Humanitarian” Bombing Campaign “Against” the Islamic State (ISIS)
June 28, 2016 | Obama’s “Humanitarian” Bombing Campaign “Against” the Islamic State (ISIS) Michel Chossudovsky, June 27 2016 The humanitarian pretext is bogus, the air strikes are illegal, extensive war crimes have been committed, Obama is no protecting civilians. The civilian deaths resulting from the air strikes are deliberate. The 2016 U.S. Election: A Possible […]
Since the early 1980s, polls in the US have shown that most people believe that the government is run by a few big interests looking out for themselves… I do not know of earlier polls, or polls in other countries, but it would not be surprising if the results are similar. The important question is: are people motivated to do something about it?
The whistleblowing website went on to note that the proposals and language contained in the text promotes what it described as “the corporatization of public services.”
Most of these people with offshore accounts are just trying to avoid paying taxes, but many of them are corrupt politicians and other criminals.
Swanson: We are all France. Apparently. Though we are never all Lebanon or Syria or Iraq for some reason. Or a long, long list of additional places.
Nearly 60 million people are currently displaced from their homes by war and persecution — more than at any time since World War II. Half are children.
From the article: “If you run they will kill you, so you just close your eyes so you don’t see the rapes.”