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Uzbek President's Daughter Given Deputy Job In State Media Agency

April 12, 2019           |                                       

TASHKENT — The eldest daughter of Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoev has been appointed deputy head of the newly established presidential Press and Information Agency that oversees communications and media regulation, the agency said on April 12. According to the statement, the chief of the presidential office, Zainilobiddin Nizomiddinov, said at an official gathering in Tashkent […]

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US Looks to Push Venezuela Off International Bodies

March 27, 2019           |                                       

Venezuela’s international representatives are being systematically purged from all bodies of note, as the Trump Administration looks to move on from declaring President Maduro “illegitimate” after the most recent election to now insisting that anyone he appointed to these bodies must also be “illegitimate.” This has recently meant the expulsion of envoys from the Inter-American […]

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”My story belongs to every single human being who has sacrificed and risked their life in search of a better life” Mexican migrant details harrowing journey across the Sonoran desert following deportation By Angel Andres and Anthony del Olmo 20 February 2019 WSWS reporters spoke with Miguel, a Mexican migrant who wished to share his […]

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Painful Search For Loved Ones Long Outlives Kosovo War

February 19, 2019           |                                       

It’s estimated over 1,600 victims of the 1998-1999 Kosovo war remain missing. Under a recent agreement, the authorities in Belgrade and Pristina promised to exchange bodies found on their territories, but most families still await news of what happened to their loved ones.

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A former Goldman Sachs lobbyist who now works as the top lawyer for Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., declined to name 19 of his 20 former clients in his financial disclosure last year. Mark Patterson, who also served as former Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner’s chief of staff during the Obama administration, joined Schumer’s office […]

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The State of the Resistance

February 6, 2019           |                                       

Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies, Lies The State of the Resistance Stripping Social Programs Leads to Lower Life Expectancy Ocasio-Cortez: Attack on Socialism Shows Trump Is Scared of Progressives I Had a Third-Trimester Abortion. The President Called Me a Murderer. More Salt in Our Water Is Creating Scary New “Chemical […]

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‘You’ve over-fed him, ma’am. You’ve raised a artificial soul and spirit in him, ma’am unbecoming a person of his condition: as the board, Mrs. Sowerberry, who are practical philosophers, will tell you. What have paupers to do with soul or spirit? It’s quite enough that we let ’em have live bodies. If you had kept […]

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Bodies Of Three Ukrainians Recovered After Ship Sinks In Black Sea

January 8, 2019           |                                       

Turkish rescue teams say they have recovered the bodies of three Ukrainians who were killed when a cargo ship sank off Turkey’s Black Sea coast. Ukraine’s ambassador to Turkey, Andriy Sybiha, wrote on Twitter on January 8 that the bodies of two Ukrainian citizens would be identified in the presence of an envoy from the […]

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First Funerals Set For Victims Of Russian Building Collapse

January 3, 2019           |                                       

The funerals for six victims who died in the partial collapse of an apartment building in the Russian city of Magnitogorsk on New Year’s Eve will be held on January 4, local officials say. State-run TASS news agency reported that five of the funerals will be held in Magnitogorsk, while the sixth will be conducted […]

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Editor’s note: This story is an edited translation of an investigation carried out by a team of Mexican reporters and recently published in Spanish at adondevanlosdesaparecidos.org. This deep dive into Mexico’s mass graves comes as the country inaugurates a new president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, who has pledged to take a new approach to the drug […]

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Trump Guts Protections for 60 Percent of US’s Streams, Wetlands and Waterways

December 12, 2018           |                                       

Trump’s Attorney General Nominee Helped Bush Sr. Get Away With Murder The Trump Administration Just Killed Net Neutrality for Text Messages Trump Guts Protections for 60 Percent of US’s Streams, Wetlands and Waterways Tijuana Crossing: Asylum Seekers Hold Out Hope in the Face of Trumpism Will Trump Dump Pence for Nikki Haley? Sheriff’s Deputies Protect […]

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Sixty percent of U.S. waterways will be at risk for pollution from corporate giants, critics say, following the Trump administration’s announcement Tuesday that it will roll back an Obama-era water rule meant to protect Americans’ drinking water and all the waterways that flow into it. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that the Obama administration’s […]

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