U.S. builds two air bases in Kurdish-controlled north Syria: Kurdish report

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[As Leading Lights we believe the Kurdish people have a right to defend themselves.  It is unfortunate that they are opening their doors to the worst imperialist offenders to do so. No doubt… Continue reading

Delmer Berg, Last of American Volunteers in Spanish Civil War, Dies at 100

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Delmer Berg, Last of American Volunteers in Spanish Civil War, Dies at 100 by Sam Roberts March 2nd (NY Times) Delmer Berg, the last known living veteran of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade, which… Continue reading

Israeli opposition leader wants to begin separating from Palestinians

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[All Zionist political parties are fascist. The oppressor will never willingly stop oppressing, they must be brought to heel with force. -Uziel] Jerusalem (AFP) – Israeli opposition leader Isaac Herzog said Wednesday that… Continue reading

Turkey’s nationalist ‘Gray Wolves’ enter Syrian fray

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[Turkey, like the Gulf States and Israel, are allied with the USA against the Syria people. Fascism is on the move.. — MP] Turkey’s nationalist ‘Gray Wolves’ enter Syrian fray by Fehim Taştekin… Continue reading

Palestine’s First Western Embassy Opens in Brazil

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Palestine’s First Western Embassy Opens in Brazil (http://www.telesurtv.net/) The inauguration comes weeks after Brazil rejected Israel’s ambassador, a former leader of West Bank settlers. The Palestinian Authority inaugurated its first embassy in the… Continue reading

PUA pro-rape Roosh lives in his mom’s basement.. nuff said

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[LOL-NP]   EXCLUSIVE: Pictured, the pick-up artist at center of storm over ‘pro-rape’ blog – in sweat-stained T-shirt at the door of his mother’s home (where he lives in the BASEMENT!) Daryush ‘Roosh’… Continue reading

A Fight for Land and Livelihood

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by Ahmad Ibrahim PHOTOS: KAZI TAHSIN AGAZ APURBO (http://www.thedailystar.net/) Mondagini Bakti stands in front of me with her left hand on her hip and her right hand outstretched towards the light, her palm… Continue reading

Yemeni forces kill Blackwater commander ‘Colonel Nicholas Petros’

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AhlulBayt News Agency – The commander of the infamous US security firm, formerly known as Blackwater, in Yemen and dozens of Riyadh’s mercenaries were killed Saturday in a missile attack by Yemeni forces… Continue reading

Climate change could worsen diseases like Zika virus, experts say

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[Climate change is a global problem that will require a global response with international coordination. The capitalist-imperialist system is incapable of solving this issue for many reasons; chiefly because its endless and wasteful… Continue reading

British arms companies ramp up bomb sales to Saudi Arabia by 100 times despite air strikes on civilians

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[Empire armed to the teeth to impose its will on the Middle East. – NP] (http://www.independent.co.uk/) British arms companies ramp up bomb sales to Saudi Arabia by 100 times despite air strikes on civilians… Continue reading

Europe’s migration crisis claims another 46 lives in Aegean

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[A tragic end to another story about people fleeing the violence in Syria, that can in large part be blamed on NATO and its imperialist cohorts. The imperialist governments then have the gall… Continue reading

Israeli officials approve West Bank land expropriation

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[Another sickening move by Israel, proving to the world that they have zero regard for the rights or lives of the Palestinian people.  While the United States verbally condemns the actions of the… Continue reading