BigPharma’s Role: U.S. sanctions lead to global rise in Coronavirus
- Sara Flounders
March 10 – As COVID-19 (coronavirus) spreads, it is a clear reminder that germs and viruses don’t respect national boundaries in an interconnected world. But the mainstream press has certainly not publicized how corporate capitalism and ...
Was the coronavirus created in a laboratory?
- Elsa Mourgues
Is it possible that men in a secret laboratory created this global epidemic? This is the question at the heart of Les Idées Claires (The Clear Ideas), our weekly programme produced by France Culture and franceinfo to fight against information ...
Women’s unpaid labor is worth $10,900,000,000,000
- Gus Wezerek - Kristen R. Ghodsee
If American women earned minimum wage for the unpaid work they do around the house and caring for relatives, they would have made $1.5 trillion last year.
If American women earned minimum wage for the unpaid work they do around the house and caring ...
Push for corporate due diligence in Switzerland and elsewhere
- Markus Mugglin
Companies are far away from fulfilling the UN principles for business and human rights. New studies show this.
The human rights due diligence is still far away from a matter of course for companies. Studies on German , Finnish and Irish companies confirm ...
The fear virus pandemic
- Manlio Dinucci Μάνλιο Ντινούτσι مانلیو دینوچی مانليو دينوتشي
Given that the coronavirus should not be undervalued and that the 10 preventive rules of the Ministry of Health should be followed, an 11th fundamental rule must be adopted: To prevent the spread of the fear virus. It is spread mainly through television, ...
Putin vs. Erdogan: Who's going to blink first?
- Mike Whitney مایک ویتنی
An explosive situation is developing in Idlib province where the Syrian army is conducting a major offensive that has triggered a harsh response from Turkey. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is threatening to attack Syrian forces anywhere in ...
Palestinians stand in solidarity with the Wet’suwet’en nation
- Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC) المقاطعة وسحب الاستثمارات وفرض العقوبات اللجنة الوطنية الفلسطينية
The TransCanada Coastal Gaslink pipeline aims to steal Wet’suwet’en land, use resource extraction to solidify control over Indigenous territories, destroy the environment and violate Indigenous laws.
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“A murderous system is being created before our very eyes”: Interview of Nils Melzer on the Julian Assange case
- Daniel Ryser
A made-up rape allegation and fabricated evidence in Sweden, pressure from the UK not to drop the case, a biased judge, detention in a maximum security prison, psychological torture – and soon extradition to the U.S., where he could face up to ...
An analysis of the current situation and possible evolution of the crisis in the Middle East
Interview with Daniele Perra
- Enrico Sanna
The worsening of the situation in the Middle East following Iranian General Soleimanì’s death and Trump and Netanyahu’s presentation of the "Deal of Century" in Washington, demands we again speak of the events in the region. ...
Western Sahara: the deeper story behind the Spanish government's fake terror alert
- Luis Portillo Pasqual del Riquelme
It was the last days of November 2019. The 44th International Conference of Support and Solidarity with the Saharawi People (EUCOCO), held in Vitoria-Gasteiz (Spain) had just ended with a very good attendance; and for the first week of December ...