Vet operates on goldfish in Australia to remove life-threatening tumour

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[People in the Third World don’t have food and health care, yet First World people spend money curing cancer in goldfish.  The majority of Peru’s fish crop was, at one point, going to… Continue reading

Venezuela Poised to Win UN Security Council Seat

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[If Venezuela wins the seat, it will make it more difficult for imperialism to use the UN as its tool. However, imperialism doesn’t need to UN. Imperialist military action happens with or without… Continue reading

Majority of consumer products may be tainted by illegal deforestation – report

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WASHINGTON, Sep 11 2014 (IPS) – At least half of global deforestation is taking place illegally and in support of commercial agriculture, particularly to supply overseas markets, new analysis released Thursday finds. Over the… Continue reading

Mexican president condemns Texas’ guard deployment

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[Imperialism seeks control of the border to better control the flow of people and value. The flames of fascism are fanned. - NP] MEXICO CITY (AP) — Texas’ decision to deploy National Guard… Continue reading

Iran asks UN agency condemn alleged drone probe

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[Israel violates Iran's territory. Imperialism continues to attack Iran. -- NP] VIENNA (AP) — Iran is asking the U.N. nuclear agency to condemn the purported incursion of an Israeli drone. The request, in… Continue reading

Dubbed Terrorists, Mayans Fight Back Against Guatemalan Mining Projects

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Dubbed Terrorists, Mayans Fight Back Against Guatemalan Mining Projects by Pete Guest (Newsweek) The road between the Guatemalan towns of San Miguel Ixtahuacán and Quetzaltenango is guarded by a dozen thin, young, Mayan… Continue reading

Saudi Arabia Beheads 26 People in 1 Month, Some for ‘Sorcery': US Has Nothing to Say About it

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(new-power.org) A recent article from http://aattp.org/ points out the hypocrisy of the US media and foreign policy: “We condemn ISIS’ public beheadings, but in 2012-13, our allies in Saudi Arabia cut the heads off… Continue reading

EDWARD SAID’S DIARY ON MEETING SARTRE, DE BEAUVOIR AND FOUCAULT

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EDWARD SAID’S DIARY ON MEETING SARTRE, DE BEAUVOIR AND FOUCAULT( (http://www.lrb.co.uk/v22/n11/edward-said/diary) The following are quotes from Edward Said’s diary  on meeting Sarte, De Beauvior, and Foucault. Said was very disappointed with the French… Continue reading

Putin Disses Lenin

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[Many revisionists confuse Russian imperialism and socialism. Some of these revisionists see Putin's authoritarianism and Russian nationalism as anti-imperialism or even socialism, the reality is very different. -NP] Putin Disses Lenin BY MASHA… Continue reading

Palestinian protesters clash with Israeli police in Jerusalem

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[More genocide bankrolled by the USA. Where there is repression, there is resistance. - NP] Palestinian protesters clash with Israeli police in Jerusalem By Ammar Awad JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Scores of Palestinians rioted… Continue reading

Mansoon kills in Pakistan and India

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[As we have said many times, “natural” disasters are not entirely natural. They are a result of poor development. They are a result of centuries of neglect resulting from imperialism, capitalism, and feudalism.… Continue reading

Islamist militia now guards US Embassy in Libya

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  [Libya is still in chaos after NATO and their Islamist allies deposed the Gadhafi regime. Instead of prosperity, Libya is now a land ruled by militias, warlords, and death squads. NATO has… Continue reading