World News

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-holdingupphotos.jpg

Colombian Army killed innocent civilians to boost rebel body count

The U.S-backed Colombian government has presided over what may be one of the worst cases of mass atrocities perpetrated against innocent populations.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-germany2.jpg

Changing captains in Germany’s Left Party

The Left Party is the only opposition force with any real clout in Germany, so a gathering with representatives of its 60,000 members was important enough.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-copter520x300.jpg

U.S. military intervenes in Latin America, Marines going to Honduras

The official version of their mission is to carry out "training for forces in the region, humanitarian assistance missions, and anti-drug operations."

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-USbasesinColumbia.jpg

Why is U.S. media silent on Colombia's child rape report?

U.S. military soldiers and contractors sexually abused at least 54 children in Colombia between 2003 and 2007 and the rapists were never punished.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-ISISguns520x3.jpg

Peace and justice organizations oppose new authorization of military force

The president's proposal would authorize military operations against the Islamic State (ISIS or ISIL) for three years.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-grossman.jpg

Germany: sanctions and weapons deals, follow the money

In Germany today, references to Putin evoke all too sharply recollections of German language used against every Russian leader since the start of World War I.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-chilefootballstadium1973520x321.jpg

Judicial finding in Chile says U.S. complicit in death of young Americans

A U.S. military officer practically delivered the two young Americans, Charles Horman and Frank Teruggi, to the military dictatorship of Pinochet, who had both of them executed.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-worldsized520x300.jpg

Okinawa mayor appeals to Americans to help stop military base

The mayor of Nago City, Okinawa, wants Americans to help him stop construction of a U.S. military base in his small city. He traveled to the U.S. last week to make his case.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-southsudan520x313.jpg

Sudan: Colonialism's dead hand

Hopefully the recent ceasefire agreement between the warring parties in South Sudan will halt that country's downward spiral into civil war.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-okinawa.jpg

In Okinawa, anti-base mayor's re-election sends a message

In Okinawa's Nago City mayoral election, which centered on the plan to construct a new U.S. military base in the city, anti-base incumbent Inamine Susumu won with a wide margin.

1 2 3 4