Listen Live  

https://democracynow.org – In this exclusive broadcast, Democracy Now! breaks the media blockade and goes to occupied Western Sahara in the northwest of Africa to document the decades-long Sahrawi struggle for freedom and Morocco’s violent crackdown. Morocco has occupied the territory since 1975 in defiance of the United Nations and the international community. Thousands have been […]

Read more

U.S. Warns Russia, Syria Against Escalating 'Already Dangerous Conflict'

on August 31, 2018

The United States has warned Syria and Russia that it views any military assault on Syria’s last rebel-held province in coming days as an escalation of the seven-year Syrian civil war. The warning from U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on August 31 came as rebels in Syria’s Idlib province bordering Turkey blew up bridges […]

Read more

Trump Threatens WTO Exit

on August 31, 2018

Transcript: PressTV Skype Interview with Peter Koenig 31 August 2018 Introduction U-S President, Donald Trump, has threatened to withdraw from the World Trade Organization. Trump, in an interview with Bloomberg News, said he will pull out from the organization if it “does not shape up”. The U-S president warned that he could even take action […]

Read more

Join Joe Lauria, editor-in-chief of Consortium News, on Saturday as he moderates a daylong chain of interviews in defense of WikiLeaks and its publisher Julian Assange beginning at 10 am EDT, 2 pm GMT. From 10 a.m EDT to 10 p.m. EDT, a #Unity4J online vigil will be held to show support for the WikiLeaks […]

Read more

Trade tensions increase as US-Canada talks miss deadline By Nick Beams 1 September 2018 Talks between US and Canadian representatives on a revamped North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) broke up yesterday without an agreement, missing the deadline for a deal set by the Trump administration. President Trump has now officially informed Congress of “intent […]

Read more

China imports more recyclable goods than any other country in the world. But earlier this year, China stopped accepting a long list of imported plastic and paper waste, and implemented much stricter guidelines for what it’s willing to take in. The dramatic policy change is part of a national campaign to reduce the country’s carbon […]

Read more

While serious prison reform in the United States has long failed there is a new force to be reckoned with from an unlikely source that should be taken seriously, says John Kiriakou. By John Kiriakou Special to Consortium News Prison and sentencing reform have long been an important issue for the political left. The United […]

Read more

Orthodox Church Heads Discuss Ukraine Bid To Split With Russia

on August 31, 2018

The spiritual head of the worldwide Orthodox Church in Istanbul has hosted Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill for talks on Ukraine’s bid to split from the Russian church, in a move strongly opposed by Moscow. The meeting was hosted on August 31 by Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I, who is also known as the Archbishop of Constantinople, […]

Read more

010 Is Mueller about to indict Julian Assange?

on August 31, 2018

010 Is Mueller about to indict Julian Assange? – World Socialist Web Site 010 Is Mueller about to indict Julian Assange? 1 September 2018 Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus. <!– blog comments powered by Disqus –>

Read more

025 LA teachers vote announcement

on August 31, 2018

025 LA teachers vote announcement – World Socialist Web Site 025 LA teachers vote announcement 1 September 2018 Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus. <!– blog comments powered by Disqus –>

Read more

Canada’s Federal Court of Appeals completely halted work on the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Pipeline, scoring a major victory for environmentalists and Canada’s First Nations. It is unlikely that the pipeline project, which would have increased tanker traffic seven-fold, will ever be built, say Eugene Kang and Clayton Thomas Muller The post Major Legal Victory: […]

Read more

Russia In Talks With Eritrea To Set Up 'Logistics Center' On Red Sea Coast

on August 31, 2018

Russia is in talks with Eritrea to set up a logistics center at one of the North African country’s seaports, Russian news agencies cited Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov as saying on August 31. Eritrea occupies a strategically significant location on the Red Sea across from the Arabian peninsula on a major shipping route between Europe […]

Read more

During the 1997 coup, hundreds were killed or injured. Hun Sen’s forces executed more than 60 soldiers, policemen, and high ranking military officials loyal to Prince Norodom Ranariddh. Subscribe to our channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=RFAvideo RFA’s official site: http://rfa.org Follow RFA: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RadioFreeAsia Twitter: https://twitter.com/RadioFreeAsia About RFA: Radio Free Asia (RFA) is a private, nonprofit, multimedia corporation, […]

Read more