Shattered Dreams: Newburgh a city in decline in NY State
In the good times America’s industrial powerhouse drove the nation’s prosperity for decades, but cities nationwide since fallen on hard times…
After Sabeen Mahmud’s murder, progressives see dark future
“The overall atmosphere of fascism... is much more worrying, where anyone is offering any dissent is going to be called a traitor,” he…
Africa: South Africa and Nigeria Spar Over Xenophobic Violence
[Al Jazeera] Durban -The recent xenophobic violence in South Africa against migrant workers has sparked a new diplomatic rift with Nigeria, with the…
Burundi: Riot Police Clash With Protesters
[Al Jazeera] Riot police in Burundi have used water canon, tear gas, and live bullets to disperse crowds protesting against the president's decision…
Cell phone video shows Nepal quake survivors rescued from Everest
Cell phone video shows survivors being rescued from Everest base camp after Nepal's worst earthquake in 81 years triggers a series of avalanches.…
Peru: Beyond Llamas and Machu Picchu
By Tim Harcourt Can Peru once again prove skeptics wrong and succeed in the world economy? The world has a habit of underestimating Peru. In early…
‘We’ve arrived’: ISIS wing in Yemen releases first video, threatens Houthis
Screenshot from youtube video by Vocativ – ‘We’ve arrived’: ISIS wing in Yemen releases first video, threatens Houthis (RT, April 25, 2015):…
Dr. Paul Craig Roberts: Truth Is Washington’s Enemy
Dr. Paul Craig Roberts was Assistant Secretary of the Treasury during President Reagan’s first…
Abbott govt a plutocracy, ‘owned by coal': Milne
The leader of the Australian Greens, Christine Milne, tonight will deliver a scathing assessment of the Coalition’s climate record, describing the…
Iranian researchers produce anti-cancer nano-drug
Iranian researchers have produced a nano-drug which has proven effective in battling treatment resistant cancers. The Cancer Research Center of…
Four killed in zionist Israeli regime airstrike on Golan Heights
Four people have been killed in an rabid dog Israeli air raid on the occupied Golan Heights, close to the border with Syria. The victims of the…