2024-06-22: News Headlines

Qassam Muaddi, Mondoweiss. (2024-06-22). 'Operation Al-Aqsa Flood' Day 258: Threat Of All-Out War Rises. popularresistance.org CNN quoted from unnamed U.S. officials that Israel informed Washington of its intention of transferring "resources" to its northern border in preparation for a war against Lebanon's Hezbollah. | According to reports, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken told an Arab official that Israel seems determined to attack Lebanon, while the Arab official told Blinken that Hezbollah will not end its attacks on Israel unless it ends its war in Gaza. | Tensions rose after a week of unprecedented escalation between Hezbollah and Israel. Last week, Israel killed a senior Hezbollah commander in a strike on southern Lebanon.

Kit Klarenberg, MintPress News. (2024-06-22). Top US Law Schools Present Undeniable Evidence Of Israel's Gaza Genocide. popularresistance.org On May 15, the University Network for Human Rights (UNHR), a U.S.-based advocacy group training undergraduates in human rights law at colleges and universities worldwide to counter abusive state, corporate, or private conduct, published a 105-page analysis of international law and its application to Israel's military actions since October 7, 2023. Drawing on extensive evidence and historical legal precedents, the findings leave no doubt that Israel has committed horrific breaches of the 1948 Genocide Convention in Gaza. | A collaborative effort by some of the West's most prestigious law schools, the report has no…

Black Alliance for Peace (2024-06-22). Black Alliance for Peace Condemns US Black (Mis)Leaders for their Support of US Military Intervention and Occupation of Haiti. dissidentvoice.org The Haiti/Americas Team of the Black Alliance for Peace rebukes the US Black "misleadership" class for its support of the latest US invasion and occupation of Haiti. We condemn the participation of this class in discussions with the US security state and its promotion of imperialist foreign policy objectives aimed at undermining Haitian sovereignty and …

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Hezbollah fires squadron of kamikaze drones with 'pinpoint accuracy' at Israeli naval base. presstv.ir In a statement, the movement said it attacked the Ras al-Naqoura site, 'accurately' hitting buildings used by Israeli officers and soldiers, causing confirmed casualties and destroying part of the site. ‚Äè…

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Hezbollah strikes multiple Israeli targets after member assassinated. presstv.ir Lebanese Hezbollah resistance fighters have conducted a series of strikes against Israeli sites in the northern part of the 1948 occupied territories in response to the brutal aggression against Gaza.

wsws.org (2024-06-22). With US support, Israel continues Rafah massacre   The attack by Israeli tanks took place immediately outside a Red Cross humanitarian facility in what the Israeli military had designated as a "safe zone." ⚪ The Red Cross said in a statement that Israeli shells fell within a matter of feet from its offices, damaging them. The building had been "surrounded by hundreds of displaced people living in tents."

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Iran warns Israel against war on Hezbollah. presstv.ir Iran has warned Israel about the consequences of waging an all-out war on Lebanon's Hezbollah resistance group.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). UN chief warns Lebanon must not become 'another Gaza' as tensions rise. presstv.ir UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned against a wider conflict in West Asia after Israeli officials threatened to launch an invasion of Lebanon.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Iran: Canada's blacklisting of IRGC 'utter servility' to Israel. presstv.ir Iran says Canada's unlawful decision to designate the IRGC as a terrorist group is "utter servility" to the Zionist regime.

Stanley Kwabla Arku (2024-06-22). Ghanaians organize car caravan in solidarity with Palestine. peoplesdispatch.org The Socialist Movement of Ghana and the Palestine Solidarity Campaign made a powerful statement of solidarity with the people of Palestine through a massive car parade in Accra, Ghana on June 15. Over fifty vehicles draped in Palestinian flags filled the streets of the capital city for six hours, drawing attention to the ongoing crisis in Gaza and Rafah. | The protest, which saw the participation of Ghanaians, the Palestine Community in Ghana, and representatives from the diplomatic corps of Morocco, Iran, and the Arab community in Ghana, aimed to denounce the eight-month-old US-backed Israeli genocide in Gaza. T…

workers.org (2024-06-21).   Ban Israel from the 2024 Olympic Games!   We demand the exclusion of Israel from the 2024 Olympics! We remind the Executive Committee of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that by allowing Israel to participate in the Olympics, they are enabling Israel to use the games to whitewash its genocide in Gaza and its apartheid regime against Palestinians worldwide.


presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Cuba to join South Africa's genocide case against Israel. presstv.ir Cuba has announced its participation in South Africa's case against Israel at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) which accuses the regime of committing genocide against the Palestinians in Gaza.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Israel bombs tents in Rafah humanitarian zone, kills 25 Palestinians. presstv.ir Media reports say the casualties were caused by Israeli shelling of tents in the Al-Mawasi area, which the regime had designated as a humanitarian safe zone.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Yemen says makes headway in drone production, will cease operations if Gaza war ends. presstv.ir A spokesman for Yemen's Ansarullah popular resistance movement says the country's drone industry and military capabilities have advanced.

Binoy Kampmark (2024-06-22). Quibbling About Killing: Netanyahu's Spat with Washington. dissidentvoice.org Israel's Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, is unhappy. Not so much with the Palestinians, whom he sees as terroristic, dispensable and a threat to Israeli security. Not with the Persians, who, he swears, will never acquire a nuclear weapon capacity on his watch. His recent lack of happiness has been directed against the fatty hand that …

Antiwar Dot Com (2024-06-22). Israeli army probe finds multiple cases of friendly fire on October 7. thegrayzone.com The army probe identified numerous examples of Israeli forces targeting Israeli civilians, as well as overreacting or failing to act on October 7. Mainstream media has smeared The Grayzone for exposing Israel's "Hannibal Directive" scandal months ago. Editor's note: The Washington Post and Israel's Haaretz have published numerous scurrilous and error-filled attacks on The Grayzone's Max Blumenthal and other colleagues for helping expose the Israeli military's deliberate killing of Israeli civilians while held captive by Palestinian militants on October 7. …

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Hamas: 'Priority is to stop Israel's criminal war' in Gaza. presstv.ir Ismail Haniyeh says the priority is stopping Israel's criminal war against the Palestinian people.

Connor Freeman (2024-06-22). Report: Israel Plans More Assassinations of Hamas Figures. news.antiwar.com Tel Aviv plans to ramp up its efforts to assassinate Hamas leaders in order to force the group toward accepting a ceasefire deal, a senior Israeli official told The Times. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government has ruled out a ceasefire or a hostage deal to end the war, which would collapse his fragile far-right ruling …

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Protesters clash in Brooklyn as Israeli firm hosts event to sell stolen Palestinian land. presstv.ir New York's Jewish community has been hosting events annually to auction off land in Israel and in West Bank settlements.

Staff (2024-06-22). President Maduro: Far-Right Opposition Plans to Carry Out a Coup d'État. orinocotribune.com Caracas (OrinocoTribune.com)—Venezuelan President and incumbent candidate Nicolás Maduro condemned the two opposition candidates who did not sign the anti-guarimba agreement to recognize the result of the presidential elections, Edmundo González Urrutia and Enrique Márquez, accusing them of planning a coup d'état. President Maduro made the statements during a presidential campaign rally on La Planta Street in Maturín, the capital of Monagas state. | This Friday, June 21, accompanied by his wife and national deputy, Cilia Flores, his campaign manager Jorge Rodríguez, and Governor of Monagas Ernesto Luna, Pre…

Vijay Prashad, Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. (2024-06-22). Is The Reign Of The Dollar Coming To An End? popularresistance.org In early June, a rumour began to circulate — which was widely reported in the Indian press as true — that the government of Saudi Arabia had allowed its petrodollar agreement with the United States to lapse. This agreement, made in 1974, is quite straight-forward and fulfils various needs of the US government: the US purchases oil from Saudi Arabia, and Saudi Arabia uses that money to buy military equipment from US arms manufacturers while holding the income from the oil sales in US Treasury Bills and in the Western financial system. This arrangement to recycle oil profits into the US economy and the…

Ricardo Vaz, People's Dispatch. (2024-06-22). Venezuela Edges Closer To Losing CITGO As Corporations Submit Offers. popularresistance.org The second and final round of bidding in a court-mandated auction of Venezuela's US-based oil subsidiary CITGO has concluded. | Several corporations submitted binding offers by a June 11 deadline as part of a process organized by a Delaware District Court to satisfy a number of claims against the Caribbean nation totaling US USD 21.3 billion. | In October 2022, Judge Leonard P. Stark set in motion the sale of shares belonging to PDV Holding (PDVH), CITGO's parent company. The process was brought forward by Canadian miner Crystallex. | The auction procedure will pay 18 creditors, which are looking to collect on in…

Janvieve Williams Comrie, Mauri Balanta Jaramillo, Black Agenda Report. (2024-06-22). The Intersection Of Vulnerability And Power: The Case Of Francia Márquez. popularresistance.org On June 16, during Father's Day celebrations, Sigifredo Márquez, father of Colombia's Vice President Francia Márquez Mina, was attacked, also affecting a 6-year-old minor. This incident underscores the precarious position and constant threats that endanger the lives of Black leaders and communities in Latin America, where systemic oppression persists despite advances toward equality. Francia Márquez's political ascent has represented hope for social justice in ethnic communities, peasantry, and popular sectors. However, it has also been an affront to political and economic elites, serving as a catalyst for intens…

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). EU tariffs on Chinese EVs unfair and stupid: Italian university professor. ecns.cn

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). Persistent rainfall in arid areas may cause floods, expert warns. ecns.cn While recent concentrated rainfall has notably alleviated drought conditions in some of China's main agricultural production areas, a meteorological expert on Wednesday warned of potential flooding in such places.

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). 900m+ devices now run on HarmonyOS. ecns.cn Huawei Technologies Co said on Friday that more than 900 million devices in China, including its own-branded products as well as devices from third-party companies, now run on its self-developed operating system HarmonyOS.

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). Mystery box gambling scheme uncovered. ecns.cn Police have recently warned the public about the dangers of buying mystery boxes online through so-called "prize-guessing contests", which may constitute the crime of gambling.

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). Road collapse caused by burst water pipe during construction: Chengdu metro. ecns.cn After a road collapse incident at a construction site for a metro line in Chengdu, Southwest China's Sichuan Province, Chengdu Rail Transit Group said on Friday that it was caused by a burst water pipe, and there were no casualties.

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). Punishments set out for separatist activities. ecns.cn Chinese authorities on Friday released a set of guidelines on imposing criminal penalties on staunch supporters of "Taiwan independence" for engaging in or inciting separatist activities, with trial in absentia granted when necessary.

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). Nation to crack down on market barriers. ecns.cn China will take more "powerful" actions to crack down on local protectionism and hidden market thresholds to create a fair market for all businesses, as a fair competition review system will come into force in August.

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). U.S. violates one-China principle in Taiwan arms sale. ecns.cn China has lodged stern representations with the United States over its latest approval of an arms sale plan to Taiwan region, a defense spokesperson said on Friday.

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). Ningxia urged to deepen reforms. ecns.cn President Xi Jinping has stressed the importance of ecological conservation and high-quality development of the Yellow River basin as he urged the Ningxia Hui autonomous region to deepen reforms in key areas in accordance with local conditions.

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). Hefei symposium focuses on human rights protection. ecns.cn China has been vigorously promoting its human rights development and continuously enhancing legal protection for human rights, according to human rights experts.

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). In Numbers: 2024 World Intelligent Industry Expo. ecns.cn

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). Culture Fact: Explore China's unique 'Canal City' in one day. ecns.cn

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). Air China orders 100 C919 aircraft in $10.8 billion deal. ecns.cn Air China announced a major purchase of domestically produced C919 aircraft on Thursday evening.

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). Cradle of Civilization: China Grand Canal Museum. ecns.cn

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). China issues yellow alert for rainstorms in multiple regions. ecns.cn The National Meteorological Center of China issued a yellow alert on Friday for rainstorms, predicting heavy rainfall in multiple regions.

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). Downpours in south China's Pingyuan county cause 38 deaths, 2 still missing. ecns.cn Torrential rains and extreme weather in Pingyuan County of Meizhou City, south China's Guangdong Province, have triggered natural disasters including landslides, flooding, and mudslides, resulting in 38 deaths and leaving two people missing, according to the local disaster prevention and control headquarters.

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). China's FDI inflow in Jan-May hits 412.51 billion yuan. ecns.cn Foreign direct investment (FDI) into China from January to May 2024 reached 412.51 billion yuan ($56.81 billion), with the number of newly established foreign-backed companies reaching 21,764, up 17.4 percent year-on-year.

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). Water project halted to protect nesting swallows. ecns.cn A westward-facing earthen cliff, stretching over 30 meters in length and towering nearly 20 meters high, gleams under the sun's golden embrace, painting a picturesque scene along the riverbank.

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). World's first artificial short-circuit disturbance test for 100MWh grid-forming energy storage station a success. ecns.cn The world's first artificial short-circuit disturbance test for a 100MWh grid-forming energy storage power station has been successfully completed, State Grid Corporation of China (State Grid) said on Tuesday.

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). China freezes, sanctions Lockhead Martin entities. ecns.cn China announced countermeasures on Lockheed Martin's entities and high-level management personnel on Friday, freezing their movable, immovable and other kinds of property.

ecns.cn (2024-06-22). Southern regions working to battle heavy flooding impact. ecns.cn At least 38 people have died and two others went missing when catastrophic floods struck Pingyuan county in Meizhou, Guangdong province, over the previous week, the local flood control department said on Friday.

Eduardo Vasco (2024-06-22). Mais um acerto da diplomacia brasileira. globalresearch.ca

Liza Bondurant, Mississippi State University (2024-06-22). Is Access To Math Literacy A Civil Rights Issue? newsone.com Can higher-level math courses foster better outcomes? |

Pressenza Philippines (2024-06-22). BCU Leads Medical Mission and Educational Talks in Partnership with Stakeholders at Sitio Lusod. pressenza.com Isang Makabuluhang Araw ng Kalayaan (A Meaningful Day of Freedom)!: | by Michael T. Sebullen and Genevieve B. Kupang: | This year's Philippine Independence Day shone even brighter in Sitio Lusod, Barangay Tinongdan, Itogon, Benguet, thanks to a heartwarming outreach activity. On June 12, 2024, Baguio Central University College of Nursing and School of Midwifery (CNSM), Graduate School and CBA deans, faculty, students, personnel, and staff, in partnership with Lusod Community School, CHED-CAR, DepEd, the Regional Mobile Force Battalion 15 Tech Support Company, the Office of Benguet Congressman Eric…

Nava J. Thakuria (2024-06-22). One More Pakistani Journalist Killed: PEC Expresses Shock. pressenza.com Geneva: Press Emblem Campaign, the global media safety and rights body, expresses utter shock over the relentless murder of journalists in Pakistan, as the South Asian nation has lost its seventh scribe to assailants this year. Condemning the gunning down of Khalil Afridi Jibran (55), a television journalist of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on 18 June 2024, PEC demands a high-level probe into his murder, and nab the culprits to be punished under the law. | According to local Pak media outlets, the senior journalist was associated with the privately owned Pashto-language news channel Khyber TV, which is influent…

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). 1000s of young Kenyans protest tax hikes. presstv.ir Young demonstrators took to the streets in Nairobi.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Highlights: Third debate in 2024 Iran presidential election. presstv.ir Highlights of the third televised debate of the 2024 Iranian presidential election with the participation of six candidates.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). 'Canada's blacklisting of Iran's IRGC contradicts UN Charter, intl. law'. presstv.ir A senior member of Iran's Constitutional Council says Canada's blacklisting of the IRGC contradicts the UN Charter and principles of the international law.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Thousands evacuated as floods and landslides cause chaos in East China's Fujian. presstv.ir Severe flooding and landslides wreaked havoc in southeast China leading to evacuation of over 35,000 locals.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Poll of Polls: Where do candidates stand ahead of June 28 presidential election. presstv.ir With one week to go until the June 28 snap presidential election in the Islamic Republic of Iran, voters are weighing their options to elect the most efficient candidate.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Tear gas fired as hundreds in Kenya continue protest against tax hikes. presstv.ir Police fire tear gas as Kenyans took to the streets.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Guardians of the sky: Iran says Air Defense Force monitoring enemy's slightest movement. presstv.ir The commander of the Iranian Army's Air Defense Force hails the force's strong stewardship of the country's airspace.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Putin: Russia ramping up nuclear arsenal to preserve global balance of power. presstv.ir The Russian leader also said that the Kremlin is ready "for a broad international discussion of these vital issues" with NATO.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Oil depots on fire in Russia's Rostov region after drone attack: Officials. presstv.ir Several oil storage tanks were on fire after a drone attack early on Tuesday in the town of Azov in Russia.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Migrant shipwrecks off Italy leave 11 dead. presstv.ir Bodies of eleven migrants recovered by the German aid group RESQSHIP were brought to Italy's Lampedusa.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Russia's Pacific Fleet holds naval drills off Kamchatka Peninsula. presstv.ir The Pacific Fleet of the Russian Navy holds exercises June 18-28 in the waters of the Pacific Ocean.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). California robbery: Surveillance footage shows 20 robbers breaking into US jewellery store. presstv.ir Surveillance footage shows 20 people breaking into a jewellery store in Sunnyvale, California, smashing the display cases and making off with the items.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Iran proposes areas for energy cooperation among SCO members. presstv.ir Iran's energy minister says Tehran has proposed seven areas for strengthening cooperation among member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Pro-Palestinian demonstrators condemn Paris arms fair amid Gaza conflict. presstv.ir Pro-Palestinian demonstrators were seen protesting against the Eurosatory 2024 defense and security trade show in Paris.

presstv.ir (2024-06-22). Three deaths, 10 injured in Arkansas grocery store shooting. presstv.ir A shooter opens fire at a grocery store in Arkansas, killing three people and wounding 10 others.

ptcnews.tv (2024-06-22). Hindujas sentenced to over 4 years for exploiting staff at Swiss mansion. ptcnews.tv PTC News Desk: Four members of the wealthiest family in Britain received prison terms from a Swiss court on Friday for taking advantage of Indian employees at their Geneva estate.The Hinduja family, whose wealth is estimated to be 37 billion pounds ($47 billion), was given a shocking result when they were found not guilty of human trafficking but guilty of other crimes. The Hindujas were not present at the court.The presiding judge in Geneva decided that Prakash Hinduja and his wife Kamal Hinduja received sentences of four years and six months apiece, while their son Ajay and his wife Namrata received terms of f…

noemail (2024-06-22). Russia's Overnight Missile Barrage Strikes Ukraine's Energy Facilities, Injures Workers. devdiscourse.com Russia launched a new barrage of missiles and drones in an overnight attack on Ukraine on Saturday, damaging energy facilities in the southeast and west of the country and injuring at least two energy workers, Ukrainian officials said.

noemail (2024-06-22). Russia's Overnight Barrage: Energy Facilities Hit, Ukrainian Defenders Hold Strong. devdiscourse.com Russia launched a new barrage of missiles and drones in an overnight attack on Ukraine on Saturday, damaging energy facilities in the southeast and west of the country and injuring at least two energy workers, Ukrainian officials said.

themoscowtimes (2024-06-22). Russia Sentences Ukrainian Woman to 12 Years for Balloon Protest. themoscowtimes.com Ukrainian citizen Kristina Lyubashenko, 35, was found guilty of taking part in a "terrorist" group and spreading "fake information" about the Russian army.

Aarathi Prasad (2024-06-22). Perspectives] Arline Geronimus: studying the health effects of social injustice. thelancet.com Arline Geronimus was born in Boston, MA, USA, to clinician parents, the children of refugees who came to the USA in the early 20th century, escaping pogroms in what is now Ukraine. "My grandmother actually witnessed perpetrators carve the fetus out of her sister's pregnant body, stuff her empty womb with straw, and set her on fire. And then my grandmother would say, 'there were worse things I saw happen, but they are unspeakable.'" Learning of this family history of persecution, migration, and the subsequent xenophobia, poverty, and antisemitism they faced in the USA, Geronimus recalls, "traumatised me but also s…

noemail (2024-06-22). Ivory Coast Unveils Mobile Enrollment Centers to Boost Struggling Health Program. devdiscourse.com Health authorities in Ivory Coast have initiated mobile enrollment centers to enhance the country's universal health coverage program, CMU. The initiative, aiming for increased accessibility, addresses criticisms of the program over difficulties accessing benefits since its 2019 launch.

David Agren (2024-06-22). World Report] Health under Mexico's new President. thelancet.com Claudia Sheinbaum's health agenda must contend with the legacy of her predecessor. David Agren reports.

Karoliina Jalava, Ville Sallinen, Panu Mentula (2024-06-22). Correspondence] Preoperative delay in uncomplicated appendicitis: the PERFECT trial — Authors' reply. thelancet.com We would like to thank the readers for their interest in our Article.1…

Susan Jaffe (2024-06-22). World Report] US Supreme Court protects access to abortion medication. thelancet.com Justices did not address claims that mifepristone endangered patients and that its approval by the FDA was flawed. Opponents vow to continue the legal fight. Susan Jaffe reports.

Dimitrios Moris, Marcelo Cerullo, Theodore Pappas (2024-06-22). Correspondence] Preoperative delay in uncomplicated appendicitis: the PERFECT trial. thelancet.com Karoliina Jalava and colleagues presented findings from a multicentre, randomised clinical trial designed to evaluate the non-inferiority of in-hospital early (within 8 h) versus delayed (within 24 h) appendicectomy in patients with uncomplicated appendicitis.1 The authors showed delayed appendicectomy was non-inferior with respect to risk of appendiceal perforation. We would like to congratulate the authors for this potentially practice-changing trial. We have a few comments regarding the study's design and some of its conclusions.

noemail (2024-06-22). Ayyannapatrudu Unanimously Elected Speaker of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly. devdiscourse.com In a noteworthy event, TDP's Narsipatnam MLA, C Ayyannapatrudu, was unanimously elected as the Speaker of the 16th Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Saturday, following a smooth electoral process devoid of any contest.

noemail (2024-06-22). China's Stand Against EU EV Import Duties: A Call for German Leadership. devdiscourse.com Proposed EU import duties on Chinese-made electric vehicles (EVs) would hurt both sides, the head of China's state planning agency told the visiting German economy minister on Saturday, vowing to defend Chinese companies. Zheng Shanjie, chairman of China's National Development and Reform Commission, told Robert Habeck he hoped Germany would demonstrate leadership within the EU and "do the correct thing".

Momina Khabir, Asharib Sohaib, Marium Fawad (2024-06-22). Correspondence] Stigma around in vitro fertilisation in Pakistan. thelancet.com With the advent of in vitro fertilisation (IVF), assisted reproductive medicine has been revolutionised, offering hope to countless individuals struggling with infertility globally.1 Despite a high infertility rate of 21% in Pakistan's large population of approximately 242 ∑8 million people, access to IVF remains low.1 Infertility carries a heavy social stigma, particularly for women. This stigma, coupled with rising poverty (over 39% of the population lives below the poverty line), discourages couples from seeking IVF.

Stephane Perrey (2024-06-22). Correspondence] How effective is transcranial direct current stimulation? thelancet.com Gerrit Burkhardt and colleagues1 reported that the use of transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) as an additional treatment to stable selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor pharmacotherapy did not elicit further antidepressant effects in patients with major depressive disorder (MDD). The authors conducted a 6-week, triple-blind, randomised sham-controlled, multicentre trial in patients with MDD to assess the efficacy of tDCS when combined with sertraline. However, the main outcome of this well designed study contributes to an ongoing debate, in connection with which some methodological concerns can be rai…

Belinda Jones (2024-06-22). A Coalition pie-in-the-sky nuclear nightmare. independentaustralia.net

Mansoor Khan, Boris Kessel (2024-06-22). Correspondence] Preoperative delay in uncomplicated appendicitis: the PERFECT trial. thelancet.com We warmly congratulate Karoliina Jalava and colleagues on their excellent Article on the role of preoperative in-hospital delay on appendiceal perforation while awaiting appendectomy.1 This trial is a pioneering prospective randomised effort to evaluate the effect of time to appendicectomy on outcomes in patients with uncomplicated appendicitis. The importance of this study to operating theatres cannot be underestimated.

noemail (2024-06-22). Space-Ready Solar Tech: Metal-Halide Perovskites Heal From Radiation Damage. devdiscourse.com Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, Jun 22 (The Conversation) — In a groundbreaking study published in January 2024, a team of materials researchers has unveiled a next-generation semiconductor material called metal-halide perovskite capable of self-healing from radiation damage, positioning it as a potential game-changer for space technology.

ELEL (2024-06-22). Department of Error] Department of Error. thelancet.com The HDR UK COALESCE Consortium. Undervaccination and severe COVID-19 outcomes: meta-analysis of national cohort studies in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. Lancet 2024; 403: 554—66—In the Acknowledgments section of this Article, acknowledgments of core funding from the British Heart Foundation (BHF), National Institute for Health and Care Research Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre, Cambridge BHF Centre of Research Excellence, and BHF Chair Award have been added. This correction has been made to the online version as of June 20, 2024.

Alva Sahiri Alexander Supit (2024-06-22). Correspondence] Preoperative delay in uncomplicated appendicitis: the PERFECT trial. thelancet.com The study by Karoliina Jalava and colleagues1 provides strong evidence that postponing appendicectomy within 24 h after hospital admission does not increase the rate of appendiceal perforation compared with surgery within 8 h. This finding, however, needs to be interpreted and applied cautiously, especially in areas where medical resources are scarce and sociodemographic characteristics differ from the study location.

Richard Horton (2024-06-22). Comment] Offline: Why have we forgotten about poverty? thelancet.com "The linkages of health to poverty reduction and to long-term economic growth are powerful, much stronger than is generally understood." Here was the central argument of the 2001 Commission on Macroeconomics and Health, established by WHO's then Director-General, Gro Harlem Brundtland, and chaired by the economist, Jeff Sachs. Investing in essential health interventions would reduce disease burden and increase life expectancy. These improvements would, in turn, accelerate a demographic transition to lower fertility rates, stimulate greater expenditure on human capital, increase household savings, trigger increase…

Haipeng Meng, Gang Yu (2024-06-22). Correspondence] Preoperative delay in uncomplicated appendicitis: the PERFECT trial. thelancet.com Karoliina Jalava and colleagues presented the findings from a multicentre, non-inferiority, randomised controlled trial designed to compare preoperative in-hospital delay of less than 8 h versus less than 24 h in patients with uncomplicated appendicitis.1 The authors showed that appendicectomy within 24 h is clinically non-inferior to surgery within 8 h. We have four comments regarding the study's design and some of its conclusions.

The Lancet (2024-06-22). Editorial] Lung cancer treatment: 20 years of progress. thelancet.com Up until 2000, lung cancer was a highly lethal disease. Treatment options were extremely limited, with only platinum-based chemotherapy agents available, resulting in a 1-year survival rate of 33% in patients with advanced disease. The approval of the first breakthrough EGFR-targeted therapy in 2003 and the identification of specific somatic driver mutations on the EGFR gene in 2004, which enabled patient selection, dramatically improved outcomes. This discovery motivated the search for other driver mutations in lung cancer, and the subsequent 20 years have seen incredible progress for patients.

Geoff Watts (2024-06-22). Obituary] Elizabeth Harriet Fradd. thelancet.com Nurse leader and influential health adviser and administrator. Born on May 12, 1949, in Worcester Park, UK, she died on May 12, 2024, in Nottingham, UK, aged 75 years.

Gerrit Burkhardt, Stephan Goerigk, Frank Padberg (2024-06-22). Correspondence] How effective is transcranial direct current stimulation? — Authors' reply. thelancet.com We appreciate the interest of Stephane Perrey in our randomised controlled trial (RCT) on transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) as an additional treatment to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in adults with major depressive disorder (MDD),1 and welcome his Correspondence on the limitations and perspectives of precision approaches in transcranial electrical stimulation (tES).

Sharmila Devi (2024-06-22). World Report] Challenges for infant schistosomiasis treatment. thelancet.com The approval of a new drug has been lauded, but there are substantial obstacles to its widespread use. Sharmila Devi reports.

noemail (2024-06-22). Gujarat HC Clears Path for Junaid Khan's Debut Film 'Maharaj'. devdiscourse.com In a significant legal victory for Yash Raj Films (YRF), the Gujarat High Court has lifted the interim stay on the release of 'Maharaj', a period drama that introduces Bollywood star Aamir Khan's son, Junaid Khan, to the silver screen.

Ted Schrecker (2024-06-22). Correspondence] Canada's reckoning? thelancet.com In an Offline piece,1 Richard Horton is correct in critiquing the chaotic response of the USA to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, the laudatory contrast with the Canadian pandemic response is correct only in part. The Canadian response was compromised inter alia by hesitant local, provincial, and national government responses to a 3-week domestic terrorist occupation of the downtown core of the Canadian National Capital Region,2,3 organised in part as a response to vaccine mandates. The effect of the hesitation was to legitimise a longer-term, retrograde anti-science sentiment.

Young Tak Jo, Haewoo Lee, Jungsun Lee, Sung-Wan Kim, Joonho Choi, Jun Soo Kwon, Yu Sang Lee (2024-06-22). Correspondence] Mental illness media guidelines in South Korea to combat stigma. thelancet.com South Korea renamed schizophrenia from jungshinbunyeolbyung (split-mind disorder) to johyeonbyung (attunement disorder) in 2011.1 This renaming initially resulted in a reduction of social stigma, as seen in more positive public perceptions of schizophrenia.2 Despite this, the stigma against schizophrenia in South Korea recently worsened again, in part due to media coverage of incidents involving individuals with the disorder.3 For instance, after the 2016 Gangnam Station murder, media coverage of schizophrenia greatly increased compared with the previous year.

noemail (2024-06-22). BJP Maharashtra Gears Up for Assembly Elections. devdiscourse.com The Maharashtra unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) convened a marathon meeting to strategize for the forthcoming state assembly elections, sources reported on Saturday.

noemail (2024-06-22). Quinton de Kock's Powerplay Heroics Lead South Africa to Narrow Win Over England. devdiscourse.com In a gripping T20 World Cup Super Eight match, South African opener Quinton de Kock's blistering 38-ball 65 set the tone for his side's narrow seven-run win over England. His powerplay performance, scoring 49 off 20 balls, proved to be the match's defining moment.

Bill McAuley (2024-06-22). Getting around Gough. independentaustralia.net

teleSUR, JDO, MER, JGN, JCM, SH (2024-06-22). Minuto a minuto del asedio israelí contra la Franja de Gaza. telesurtv.net En varios países continúan realizándose actividades para expresar apoyo al pueblo palestino y condenar el genocidio que comete Israel.

Staff (2024-06-22). De Cubaindustria y la demanda contra Israel ante la CIJ hablamos este viernes en Las 3 del día (+ Podcast). cubadebate.cu Es viernes de resumen con lo que ha sido noticia en Cubadebate durante la semana que concluye. Yo soy Yunier Sarmientos y este es el podcast Las 3 del día. No se desconecte y escuche los siguientes minutos de información.

Staff (2024-06-22). Economía circular, agricultura y turismo: Ponerle ciencia a la mesa. cubadebate.cu Llegar a la finca Margot, perteneciente al villaclareño José Ruperto Machado López de Castro, significa un descubrimiento constante. Aquí, los surcos de tomates que él le presenta a todos como la mejor muestra de la efectividad del humus de lombriz. Allá, el sembrado de una curiosa variedad de plátanos que impresiona por su anchura.

Staff (2024-06-22). Inside Out 2: La película del momento que ayuda a entender las emociones de los adolescentes (+ Video). cubadebate.cu Una divertida historia que nos permite visualizar nuestros procesos internos, aunque sea a través de caricaturas. Sobre esta idea radica parte del éxito de uno de los estrenos más populares de Hollywood de este verano boreal, el filme animado Inside Out 2 ("Intensamente 2" en Hispanoamérica y "Del revés 2" en España).

Staff (2024-06-22). Copa América 2024: Chile y Perú debutan con empate y Claudio Bravo se disfraza de superhéroe. cubadebate.cu Las selecciones de Chile y Perú debutaron este viernes con empate 0-0 en el Grupo A de la Copa América 2024, en un partido que tuvo como sede al AT&T Stadium de Arlington, Texas, y en el que el incombustible Claudio Bravo impartió lecciones desde la portería. El arquero, le negó goles a Miguel Araujo en el minuto 43 y Gianluca Lapadula en el 57 y en el 89 para sostener a su equipo.

teleSUR, ahf, YSM (2024-06-22). Ataque ucraniano deja tres heridos en Bélgorod, Rusia. telesurtv.net Hace solo dos días esta región rusa registró otro ataque que cobró la vida del subjefe del municipio de Korochanski.

teleSUR, MER (2024-06-22). Presidente Maduro alerta sobre violencia de la extrema derecha. telesurtv.net El mandatario le expresó al pueblo venezolano que es necesario cuidar la paz.

teleSUR, YSM (2024-06-22). Trabajadores de telecomunicaciones rechazan ley de medios en Uruguay. telesurtv.net Los Diputados acordaron que el documento será nuevamente analizado después del 30 de junio.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-06-22). López Obrador asegura que continuará investigación del caso Ayotzinapa. telesurtv.net El presidente destacó que "bajo ninguna circunstancia se va a cerrar el caso".

teleSUR, JCM (2024-06-22). EE.UU. anuncia que limita las solicitudes de asilo en la frontera. telesurtv.net Su entrada en vigor se producirá cuando el número de cruces en la frontera supere los 2.500 diarios durante una semana.

teleSUR, dcdc, JCM (2024-06-22). Líder mapuche Héctor Llaitul inicia huelga de hambre en prisión. telesurtv.net A través de un comunicado, Llaitul exigió la nulidad del juicio y que los recursos presentados hace unas semanas sean revisados por la Corte Suprema.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-06-22). Unesco advierte sobre deterioro acelerado de los océanos desde 2003. telesurtv.net La directora del ente, Audrey Azoulay, manifestó que factores como "temperatura, acidificación, nivel del mar: están sonando todas las alarmas".

teleSUR, YSM (2024-06-22). Venezuela denuncia campaña mediática internacional para desconocer procesos electorales. telesurtv.net Jorge Rodríguez advirtió a la ultraderecha que no se permitirá la vulneración de la paz venezolana.

teleSUR, ahf, YSM (2024-06-22). Docentes universitarios realizan paro nacional en Argentina. telesurtv.net Si no encuentran una respuesta satisfactoria, los manifestantes han declarado que existen posibilidades de que la semana próxima vayan nuevamente al paro.

teleSUR, JGN (2024-06-22). Comunidad internacional saluda victoria de Sheinbaum en México. telesurtv.net Xiomara Castro dijo que acordó con Sheinbaum "trabajar juntas por la unidad de Latinoamérica y el Caribe".

teleSUR, ahf, YSM (2024-06-22). Eleva a 22 el número de muertos por inundaciones en Sudáfrica. telesurtv.net Las graves inundaciones han afectado casas que han sido arrasadas por las aguas del temporal, así como carreteras anegadas y árboles arrancados de raíz.

teleSUR, dcdc, YSM (2024-06-22). Encuesta: 88,2 % de peruanos desaprueban desempeño de Dina Boluarte. telesurtv.net El informe refleja que un 81,2 por ciento considera que Boluarte debería dejar "cuanto antes" su cargo.

teleSUR, MS (2024-06-22). Gobierno colombiano y la Segunda Marquetalia inician diálogos de paz. telesurtv.net Las partes firmantes, representadas por el consejero comisionado de paz de Colombia, Otty Patiño, e Iván Márquez, exnegociador de los diálogos que condujeron al acuerdo de paz de 2016 de las disidencias de las FARC.

Staff (2024-06-22). Cubaindustria 2024: Industria Ligera cubana demuestra su valor estratégico en la economía nacional. cubadebate.cu La participación del Grupo Empresarial de la Industria Ligera, Gempil, en las principales ferias y eventos industriales del país ha sido una oportunidad valiosa para mostrar las capacidades y fortalezas de este sector clave para la economía nacional.

teleSUR, MER (2024-06-22). Presidente Maduro conversa con mandataria electa de México. telesurtv.net Ambas autoridades ratificaron los lazos de hermandad entre México y Venezuela, así como su disposición en fortalecer la Celac.

teleSUR, idg, JCM (2024-06-22). Narendra Modi celebra su victoria en las elecciones generales. telesurtv.net Narendra Modi necesitará el apoyo de otros partidos para gobernar, algo inédito en sus anteriores mandatos.

teleSUR, idg, JCM (2024-06-22). Militares franceses en Ucrania serán blanco legítimo para tropas rusas. telesurtv.net Canciller Lavrov se reúne con su homólogo congoleño en Oyo, tras comenzar este lunes una gira por África para reforzar los vínculos de Rusia en el continente.

Manlio Dinucci (2024-06-22). G7 ITALIA: Un Vertice di Guerra. globalresearch.ca Il mainstream ha presentato il Vertice G7 in Puglia, sotto presidenza italiana, come una sorta di grande evento mondano, ignorando il Comunicato finale: un documento di circa 40 pagine con cui il G7 — composto dalle 6 maggiori potenze della …

teleSUR, odr, SH (2024-06-22). Autoridades dominicanas colocan a 25 provincias en alerta verde. telesurtv.net El COE aumenta 14 provincias y al Distrito Nacional en alerta amarilla debido a una masa de aire húmeda dejada por una onda tropical en el país caribeño.

teleSUR, MS (2024-06-22). Inundación de una mina de carbón en China deja tres muertos. telesurtv.net La tragedia tuvo lugar el pasado sábado alrededor de las 17H00, cuando diez trabajadores se encontraban en la zona afectada. Dos lograron escapar por sus propios medios, dejando a ocho atrapados.

teleSUR, idg, JCM (2024-06-22). Venezuela y China muestran sintonía en agenda bilateral. telesurtv.net La visita es una invitación del ministro chino de Relaciones Exteriores, Wang Yi, miembro del Buró Político del Comité Central del Partido Comunista de China.

teleSUR, dcdc, JCM (2024-06-22). Irán inicia etapa de calificación de candidatos a elecciones. telesurtv.net Tras el proceso de investigación, el Ministerio del Interior anunciará los candidatos finales el 11 de junio, y los calificados tendrán 15 días, del 12 al 26 de junio, para llevar a cabo sus campañas electorales.

teleSUR, ahf, YSM (2024-06-22). Venezuela acogerá la Serie del Caribe en el año 2026. telesurtv.net La lista de sedes por año quedaría de la siguiente forma: Mexicali 2025, Venezuela 2026, Hermosillo 2027, República Dominicana 2028 y Puerto Rico 2029.

John Launer, Sabena Y Jameel (2024-06-22). Perspectives] A call for education against hatred. thelancet.com Like most medical educators today, our work is infused with the principles of equality and respect for diversity. But we have come to feel that one topic is often overlooked in this work. How do we engage with feelings of hatred? Here, we call for medical education against hatred in the context of a divisive issue that is currently evoking hate in many people.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-06-22). Presidente de Siria recibe a canciller de Irán. telesurtv.net Ambos políticos debatieron sobre el estado de las relaciones bilaterales, así como el avance de la agresión de Israel en la Franja de Gaza.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-06-22). ONU condena más de 500 asesinatos de palestinos en Cisjordania. telesurtv.net Más de 500 palestinos han muerto desde el 7 de octubre en actos de violencia en la ocupada Cisjordania vinculados al asedio del Ejército israelí de ocupación en Gaza.

Staff (2024-06-22). teleSUR anuncia el concurso "Sur Influyente" telesurtv.net El concurso invita a jóvenes, mayores de edad, creadores de contenidos a elaborar piezas audiovisuales de máximo 60 segundos en formato vertical (9: 16).

A Guest Author (2024-06-21). U.S. floating dock used for Nusseirat massacre. workers.org The following statement is from the Media Office for the Popular Resistance Committees in Palestine, issued by the Resistance News Network on June 15, 2024. Nusseirat massacre survivors The dismantling of the U.S. floating dock in Gaza, despite the widespread famine, reveals that this dock was a malicious charade to . . . |

Ali Azgar (2024-06-21). Bibi says US arms needed to prevent Hezbollah war as both sides threaten escalation. muslimnews.co.uk Former hostage Almog Meir Jan: 'Our army is strongest there is, I pray for the hostages' Former Israeli hostage Almog Meir Jan, who was rescued from Hamas captivity earlier this month by the IDF, spoke publicly on Friday for the first time since his return at an event organized by friends, family, and the municipality …

Qassam Muaddi (2024-06-21). Understanding Israel's threats of war with Hezbollah. mondoweiss.net Hezbollah spent the past decade accumulating military and political power to deter Israel from attacking Lebanon. But recent escalations threaten to start a war no one wants because the U.S. won't force Israel to stop the genocide in Gaza.

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2024-06-21). Resistance To Know No Bounds if Lebanon Attacked: Sayyed Nasrallah. orinocotribune.com Hezbollah chief Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah underlines the importance of the Lebanese support front on a military, economic, and political level against "Israel". | Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah underlined in a televised speech Wednesday the substantial role played by the Lebanese support front in the war on Gaza in the face of the Israeli occupation. | "The battle on the Lebanese front has played a very significant role, causing material, moral, and psychological losses to the enemy," he stressed during the memorial service for Hezbollah senior leader Hajj Sami Taleb Abdullah and his companions…

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2024-06-21). 'Haifa in Hezbollah's Hands': Israeli Anxiety Grows Over Recurrent Security Failures. orinocotribune.com

latintimes (2024-06-21). Israel-Hezbollah Hostilities Fan Fears Of Widening Gaza War. latintimes.com Hezbollah said it fired dozens of rockets into northern Israel Thursday in retaliation for a deadly air strike in south Lebanon that Israel said killed one of the group's operatives.

Staff (2024-06-21). Cyprus, after Nasrallah's threat: We will not participate in any war. defenddemocracy.press In response to Hezbollah Secretary General Hassan Nasrallah's warning to Cyprus, the Cypriot government spokesperson firmly stated that no country would be allowed to use Cyprus for conducting military operations. Jun 20, 2024 Cypriot government spokesperson Konstantinos Lympiotis confirmed on Thursday that his country "is not involved" and "will not participate" in any wars, emphasizing …

Ali Azgar (2024-06-21). Israel-Hezbollah hostilities fan fears of widening Gaza war. muslimnews.co.uk Israel and Hezbollah traded fresh cross-border fire, as fears of a regional conflict grew after Israel revealed it had approved plans for a Lebanon offensive and the Iran-backed militants vowed to blanket their foe in rockets. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …

APR editor (2024-06-21). Does Israel really want to open a two-front war by attacking Hezbollah in Lebanon? asiapacificreport.nz ANALYSIS: By Ian Parmeter, Australian National University Among the many sayings attributed to Winston Churchill is, "Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it." This sentiment seems appropriate as Israel potentially appears ready to embark on a war against the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah in southern Lebanon. Israeli Foreign Minister Israel…

Israel Shahak (2024-06-21). "Greater Israel": The Zionist Plan for the Middle East. globalresearch.ca When viewed in the current context, the war on Iraq, the 2006 war on Lebanon, the 2011 war on Libya, the ongoing wars on Syria and Iraq, the war on Yemen, must be understood in relation to the Zionist Plan for the Middle East…

Madeline Edwards (2024-06-21). Sight of Israeli Druze fighting in Gaza horrifies Lebanon's community. middleeasteye.net Sight of Israeli Druze fighting in Gaza horrifies Lebanon's community | Unlike Muslim and Christian Palestinian citizens of Israel, Druze have been drafted into mandatory military service since the 1950s | | Israeli security forces carry the casket of Wessam Mahmoud, an Israeli…

Ali Azgar (2024-06-21). Israel bombs Gaza as fears grow of wider war. muslimnews.co.uk Israel bombed Gaza on Friday as exchanges of fire and threats over the Lebanon border raised fears of wider war. Five municipal workers died "during an Israeli bombing" of a garage in Gaza City, said Mahmud Basal, spokesman for the civil defence agency in the Hamas-ruled Palestinian territory. . . . . . . . …

Staff (2024-06-21). How the UK Supports Israel's Genocide in Gaza. youtube.com Support independent watchdog journalism! | www.patreon.com/MintPressNews | The UK has supported Israel since day 1.

newarab (2024-06-21). Armenia recognises Palestine after Israel's Gaza massacres. newarab.com A series of countries have recognised the State of Palestine amid the war between

newarab (2024-06-21). Israeli war cabinet dissolved, Hezbollah threats, Hajj heatwave. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-21). Cyprus rejects Hezbollah claims on Israel, airports. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-21). No more 'mowing the grass': Hezbollah's drones ups the ante. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-21). Israeli assault on Rafah continues, Blinken warns of Lebanon war. newarab.com Israel's renewed pushes into areas of Rafah comes amid deadly Israeli strikes in

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Hezbollah fires squadron of kamikaze drones with 'pinpoint accuracy' at Israeli naval base. presstv.ir In a statement, the movement said it attacked the Ras al-Naqoura site, 'accurately' hitting buildings used by Israeli officers and soldiers, causing confirmed casualties and destroying part of the site. ‚Äè…

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Hezbollah hits Israeli outpost after attack on southern Lebanon. presstv.ir Lebanon's official National News Agency reported that the deadly Israeli drone strike left one person dead.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). US daily says 'Israel Caught off guard' by Hezbollah drones. presstv.ir Israel's air defense system provides an "imperfect shield" against Lebanon's Hezbollah resistance movement and its allies in the region, an American newspaper reports.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Nasrallah: Enemies seeking to disconnect Lebanese front from Gaza. presstv.ir The Hezbollah secretary general says enemies are desperately trying to detach the Lebanese strikes against Israeli positions from the bloody campaign in Gaza.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Israel prepares for 'mass burials' amid Lebanon war specter: Minister. presstv.ir Michael Malchieli told Channel 14 mass casualties are anticipated ahead of a possible military conflict with Lebanon.

Asa Winstanley (2024-06-21). New film gives a harrowing glimpse of Gaza's endless night. electronicintifada.net Ongoing genocide leaves international law "useless" says Amnesty chief.

Editor (2024-06-21). Top US Law Schools Present Undeniable Evidence of Israel's Gaza Genocide. scheerpost.com

Asmaa Habib (2024-06-21). A six month journey to safety. electronicintifada.net Married to an Egyptian, a young mother to baby twins got caught up in Gaza genocide while visiting family.

Ed Rampell (2024-06-21). Dissident Vice-Presidential Contender Challenges "Genocide Joe" and Trump "The Devil" counterpunch.org Activist academic/BLM organizer Melina Abdullah discusses Palestinians, abolishing police and military budgets, the two-party system and her White House run. In April, Dr. Melina Abdullah tossed her hat into the ring, becoming the running mate of independent presidential candidate Dr. Cornel West, the renowned scholar/author/public intellectual. Los Angeles-based Abdullah is a Pan-African Studies professor at

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Iran: Canada's blacklisting of IRGC 'utter servility' to Israel. presstv.ir Iran says Canada's unlawful decision to designate the IRGC as a terrorist group is "utter servility" to the Zionist regime.

Tom Feeley (2024-06-21). Netanyahu:: Give us the tools, we'll continue the genocide. informationclearinghouse.blog Statement by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu By ICH and agencies Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu: "When Secretary Blinken was recently here in Israel, we had a candid conversation, I said I deeply appreciated the support the U.S. has given Israel from the beginning of the war. But I also said something else, I said it's inconceivable …

MB Sundjata (2024-06-21). How and Why the US Left Betrayed Tigray. indybay.org US organizations like PSL and Black Alliance for Peace cannot be trusted to advocate for Palestine's liberation after they condemned nearly a million Tigrayans to genocide.

Sharon Zhang (2024-06-21). 69 Democrats Urge Biden to Grant Refugee Status to Palestinians With Family in US. truthout.org A group of nearly 70 Democrats is calling on the Biden administration to move to accept Palestinians fleeing Israel's genocide in Gaza as refugees if they have family living in the U.S., an action praised by advocates who say that it is a small but crucial step toward saving Palestinian lives. In a letter sent to Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas… |

Editor (2024-06-21). Current and former US military personnel build a movement for Palestine within their ranks. mronline.org On February 25, US Air Force member Aaron Bushnell became the first active duty US soldier to earn the title of "martyr" among oppressed people worldwide. The 25-year-old set himself on fire in front of the Israeli embassy in Washington DC in protest of the US government's complicity in the genocide in Gaza, declaring, "this is …

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2024-06-21). ICC Arrest Warrant for Vladimir Putin for "Kidnapping Ukrainian Children", Russia Accused of "Genocide-like Deportation" at the Switzerland Peace Conference. globalresearch.ca Article first published in April 2023 | Introductory Note: | NATO now firmly acknowledges that the war started in 2014 which would have required that from the very outset in February 2014 the warring parties abide by the

Paul Craig Roberts (2024-06-21). A Leader Emerges. Will the People Support Him? thealtworld.com Christian Evangelical Chuck Baldwin is the kind of leader America needs. He is intelligent, has integrity, and understands that good is in a battle with evil. A leader with these qualities is far more likely to have God on his side than a regime that enables genocide and foments wars and wrongful prosecutions. | Possibly evil has too much of a hold on America and her empire for such a person to rise to leadership. In our days when the US government actively supports sexual perversion both at home and abroad, the demonization of white Americans, war, and the self-serving narratives of the ruling elites, a real lea…

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2024-06-21). Video: U.S. Crimes of Genocide against Korea: "We Killed Off — What — 20% of the Population. We Burned Down every Town in North Korea…" globalresearch.ca The crimes committed by the US against the people of Korea in the course of the Korean War but also in its aftermath are unprecedented in modern history. | "We Killed Off — What — Twenty Percent of the Population. We …

Rachel Hu, Chris Garaffa (2024-06-21). CovertAction Bulletin: Pentagon Anti-Vax Propaganda Targets Philippines. covertactionmagazine.com In 2020 and 2021, a secret Pentagon program deployed fake social media accounts to sow distrust among people in Southeast Asian countries, particularly the Philippines, around China's Sinovac vaccination for COVID-19. Clusters of accounts identified as having ties to U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) made posts with the hashtag #ChinaAngVirus – or "China is the virus" in Tagalog suggested that the coronavirus is real, but China's vaccinations were not to be trusted…

Editor (2024-06-21). IDF: Rafah Crossing Completely Destroyed, No Longer Usable. scheerpost.com

newarab (2024-06-21). Israeli army says two soldiers killed in central Gaza fighting. newarab.com The The army said its operations were continuing in central and the south of the Gaza Strip with an assault on Rafah intensifying and more casualties for Israeli mounting. | On Thursday even…

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Fierce battles rage in Rafah as Israeli tanks push into Gaza city. presstv.ir Battles intensify between Palestinian resistance fighters and Israeli forces in Rafah.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-21). Israel war on Gaza live: Rafah fighting rages as political divisions widen. muslimnews.co.uk Israeli tanks push deeper into western Rafah in south Gaza, firing shells at displaced people's tents, with one armoured vehicle blown up by a Hamas-planted improvised explosive device.< . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ...

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2024-06-21). Israeli War Criminals and the ICC. libya360.wordpress.com Stasa Salacanin The ICC's bold pursuit of arrest warrants for western-allied Israeli leaders could redefine international justice. Even if Netanyahu and Co aren't tossed behind bars, 'their world will suddenly become a lot smaller.' The International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor's announcement on 20 May of arrest warrants for five Israeli and Hamas leaders immediately triggered a torrent of comments…

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). ICC prosecutor biased towards Israel: Hamas. presstv.ir Hamas denounces the International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor for applying for arrest warrants against the group's leaders out of pro-Israeli bias.

newarab (2024-06-21). Pro-Palestinian Columbia students reject New York DA deals. newarab.com Pro-Palestinian activists in New York who were arrested for occupying a building at On Thursday afternoon, following their first court appearance for the charges in the Manhattan Criminal Court, the students, speaking about news of the 30 whose charges were dismissed (out of 46 arrested), held a short pr…

Sharmin Hossain, Mondoweiss. (2024-06-21). The Asian American Foundation's ADL Partnership Is A Betrayal. popularresistance.org Currently entering its ninth month, Israel's brutal assault on Gaza continues to cast fault lines in U.S. politics. Students, activists, and voters have challenged the complicity of the U.S. government, universities, and corporations in enabling the mass destruction of Gaza and the genocidal violence that has taken over 40,000 lives and counting. For some Asian American activists, the movement in defense of Palestinian lives has raised some surprising revelations about the influence of Zionism in Asian American movement spaces. | Nowhere is that influence clearer than in the case of The Asian American Foundation…

Tareq S. Hajjaj (2024-06-21). Gaza's hospitals are empty, and patients die in silence. mondoweiss.net This genocidal war brings with it the systematic destruction of all of Gaza's health system. This has created a new category of people who die from preventable illnesses due to a systematic lack of access to medical care.

Adam Federman, In These Times. (2024-06-21). The Crackdown On Campus Protests Is Just Beginning. popularresistance.org On April 24, as students were wrapping up their semester at Indiana University (IU) in Bloomington, the school's provost convened an ad hoc committee to discuss a planned protest against the war in Gaza that was set to begin the following day. It was less than a week after Columbia University had called in the NYPD to break up an encampment in Manhattan, arresting more than 100 students, and tensions were running high nationwide. Already, over the winter, Indiana University had suspended a professor for sponsoring a talk by the student Palestine Solidarity Committee and canceled a major retrospective exhibition&s…

latintimes (2024-06-21). U.S. extends work permits for migrants with TPS from El Salvador, Honduras and Nicaragua. latintimes.com The measure will now expire in March 2025…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2024-06-21). Nicaragua's Laureano Ortega: "We See With Great Optimism the Strengthening of This New Multilateral World Order" libya360.wordpress.com Semyon Sederrov Interview with Comrade Laureano Ortega Murillo, Special Representative of the President of Nicaragua for Affairs with Russia with journalist Semyon Sederrov S.S. Today we have the opportunity to talk with the Special Envoy of the Nicaraguan President, Laureano Ortega Murillo, thank you very much for finding time for us. First of all, to…

Robert Inlakesh (2024-06-21). Israel Turns Gaza Conflict into Record Arms Sales. mintpressnews.com For the third consecutive year Israeli weapons sales hit a record high in 2023, reflecting a trend in which there is a direct correlation between Palestinian deaths inflicted and the amount of revenue generated by Israel's weapons industry. | Despite

Staff (2024-06-21). Israel Turns Gaza Conflict into Record Arms Sales. mintpressnews.com For the third consecutive year Israeli weapons sales hit a record high in 2023, reflecting a trend in which there is a direct correlation between Palestinian deaths inflicted and the amount of revenue generated by Israel's weapons industry. Despite calls from leading human rights groups and UN experts for nations to halt weapons transfers to …

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Yemen operations testament to 'rise of Resistance Axis': Ansarullah. presstv.ir Yemen's Ansarullah says the country's anti-Israeli operations serve as a testament to the unity of the regional Axis of Resistance in support of Palestine.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Houthi: US pier in Gaza serving as military structure for Washington. presstv.ir Yemen's Ansarullah leader says the US-built pier to purportedly bring aid deliveries to the Gaza Strip serves to advance Washington's military agenda.

Caitlin Johnstone (2024-06-21). Zionism Is The Exact Opposite Of Spirituality. caitlinjohnstone.com.au Zionism is like the exact opposite of people who identify as "spiritual but not religious"; it's religion stripped bare of all spirituality until it's nothing but a shitty political ideology that's ultimately really about land, western imperialism, and geostrategic control.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-21). Hostage families petition to investigate if PM's criminal trials affected war decisions. muslimnews.co.uk The petitioners wrote that they had sent a letter on May 8 asking whether the prime minister's conflict of interest agreement applied to his decision-making regarding the war. A group of family members of hostages and parents of soldiers and reservists petitioned the High Court of Justice on Thursday to demand that the Attorney General's Office …

Morrigan Johnson (2024-06-21). Former UN Weapons Inspector Warns About Looming Threat of Nuclear War. covertactionmagazine.com Says: "You will die" "You will die," Scott Ritter warned Americans on Wednesday morning in a press conference hosted by the Schiller Institute. "The danger is real," he said, "and Amercians should be scared." Ritter noted that, as the war in Ukraine escalates and the U.S. is providing weapons to directly attack Russia, "Anatoly Antonov, …

Kim Petersen (2024-06-21). A Philippines-China Clash in the South China Sea. dissidentvoice.org Donald Trump was likeliest correct when he told a CNN reporter: "Your organization's terrible. … You are fake news." The bias is so blatantly obvious in the 20 June 2024 CNN headline: "'Only pirates do this': Philippines accuses China of using bladed weapons in major South China Sea escalation." To adduce that it is a …

Binoy Kampmark (2024-06-21). Quixotic Regulation: Australia's eSafety Commissioner Capitulates. dissidentvoice.org It was given top billing, a near absurd show intended to rope in content on a global social media platform, thereby denying all outside Australia access to it. Because an Australian official had deemed a video too disturbing and offensive for Australians of ordinary sensibility (the standard remains opaquely absurd), the world's citizenry were also …

Robert Hunziker (2024-06-21). At the Edge of Apocalypse. dissidentvoice.org Biblical flooding, scorching heat, collapsing grid system, animals crumbling, waters rising, crops wilting, economy on the brink, and millions displaced. Welcome to the future of climate change… Pakistan. If one could classify a global warming beta test as a success towards an ultimate goal of apocalypse, unfortunately, it has turned Pakistan into a country populated …

Jay Janson (2024-06-21). "We" Watched Them Murder Many Thousands of Captive Children in Their Concentration Camp! Woe Unto Us. dissidentvoice.org It's now June of 2024. Nearly 40,000 human beings, mostly women and children are dead, maybe 90,000 injured, many with limbs amputated, and another 10,000 lie buried beneath the ruble of the approximately 80% of the destroyed homes and other buildings of what were the cities of Gaza, Let's go back eight months to the …

krish-rad_ind (2024-06-21). Israel has turned a refugee camp into a ghost town. electronicintifada.net

Malak Hijazi (2024-06-21). Gaza, where have you gone? electronicintifada.net Israel wants us all to be homeless.

Editor (2024-06-21). Jun 21, 2024. sitrepworld.info Hauser — Air on the G String (J. S. Bach) Our Propagandized Society Is Like A Sick Man Who Doesn't Know He's Sick, by Caitlin Johnstone Russia's Fifth Offer to Negotiate With US on Ukraine, by Jeffrey Sachs Will Israel's New Ultra-Extremist Cabinet Spark World War III? by Kevin Barrett Columbia Task Force Finally Weighs In: Yes, Anti-Zionism Is Antisemitism, by Natasha Lennard Israel Falsely Claims Gaza Famine A "Hoax" As It Continues To Block Aid & Bomb — Ryan Cristián (Video) UNHRC: Israel's is among most Criminal Armies in the World, Clear intention of forcible Dislocation, by J…

Sharon Zhang (2024-06-21). US's Gaza Pier May Soon Be Dismantled Entirely After Series of Failures. truthout.org The U.S. military may be permanently dismantling its pier in Gaza soon, The New York Times reports, after the pier has delivered little but a series of embarrassing failures and an amount of aid so paltry that it has done essentially nothing to address the spread of famine across the region. According to a Times report this week, military officials are telling aid groups that they may have to stop… |

infobrics (2024-06-21). BRCIS Capable of Bringing Global Change After 2030: Russian Expert. infobrics.org Prominent Russian Academician Alexander Dynkin believes that the BRICS group of countries have the required political and economic capacity to bring conceptual changes to the United Nations development goals after 2030 through altering the "failed policy" of sustainable development to what he calls "responsible development"

infobrics (2024-06-21). Ukrainians dying in their hundreds of thousands so US weapon manufacturers can profit. infobrics.org Manpower shortages ensure Russia's inevitable victory.

infobrics (2024-06-21). French Prime Minister fears "Frexit" and peace with Russia if right wing wins. infobrics.org Instead of criticizing the dictatorial policies of Emmanuel Macron, who dissolved parliament to prevent the opposition from being elected, the French Prime Minister warns about completely unrealistic "risks".

infobrics (2024-06-21). Have Your Cake and Eat It Too: Thailand's Bid to Join BRICS. infobrics.org Bangkok is hedging its bets, and fully seizing all the opportunities that multilateralism presents…

infobrics (2024-06-21). Should the Next Ghanaian Government Join BRICS. infobrics.org Former Executive Vice President of Unilever, Yaw Nsarkoh has shared his insights on whether the next Ghanaian government should join BRICS -the geopolitical, intergovernmental organisation comprising Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa, Iran, Egypt, Ethiopia, and the United Arab Emirates…

A Guest Author (2024-06-21). Ban Israel from the 2024 Olympic Games! workers.org The following call was issued by Nkosi Zwelivelile Royal House of Mandela Mvezo Komkhulu based in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. The statement was read at a June 12, 2024, solidarity rally in Lausanne, Switzerland. In solidarity with the athletes and the Palestinian people and in response to the . . . |

newarab (2024-06-21). Israel in crisis as Netanyahu accuses Ben-Gvir of state leaks. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-21). Palestinian teenager killed by Israeli military in Qalqilya. newarab.com Naeem Abdullah Samha, 15, was killed "by occupation (Israeli army) bullets" in The Palestinian official news agency Wafa, citing local sources, reported that Samha was s…

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Protesters clash in Brooklyn as Israeli firm hosts event to sell stolen Palestinian land. presstv.ir New York's Jewish community has been hosting events annually to auction off land in Israel and in West Bank settlements.

krish-rad_ind (2024-06-21). A settler shot my husband. Then Israel bulldozed my childhood home. 972mag.com

Kyle Anzalone (2024-06-21). Netanyahu Claims US Has Held Up Arms Transfers for Months. news.antiwar.com Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that the US has been delaying arms shipments to the US for several months. He also claimed Israel was allowing an ample amount of food into Gaza, even as aid groups say hunger is reaching starvation levels in some areas of the Strip. In a wide-ranging interview with Punchbowl …

Jordan Atwood (2024-06-21). Gaza's children face extreme heat and starvation under Israeli blockade. nationofchange.org UN reports visible signs of wasting among Gaza's children as aid deliveries falter and temperatures soar.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). UN experts warn arms firms may be 'complicit' in Israeli crimes. presstv.ir UN experts say the companies that are providing Israel with weapons may be "complicit" in the regime's human rights abuses and violations of international law.

Staff (2024-06-21). Gaza death toll from Israeli onslaught exceeds 37,400. muslimmirror.com ANKARA : The Palestinian death toll from relentless Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip since last October has reached 37,431, the Health Ministry in the besieged enclave said on Thursday. At least 85,653 people have also been injured in the onslaught, the ministry added in a statement. "Israeli forces killed 35 people and injured 130 …

krish-rad_ind (2024-06-21). British-Israeli Soldiers in the War-Crimes Zone. consortiumnews.com

Staff (2024-06-21). Ashworth goes full-on Partridge in the latest Canary episode of 'Labour politicians running from the public'. thecanary.co Candidate in the general election Jon Ashworth has joined the prestigious ranks of being a member of the occasional Canary series "Labour politicians running from the public" — this time, exposing himself as the party's answer to Alan Partridge. On a serious note, though, and the former shadow cabinet stooge was seemingly intimidated by some …

Editor (2024-06-21). Gazan Doctor Dies After Six Days in Israeli Shin Bet Custody Following Arrest. scheerpost.com

newarab (2024-06-21). Israeli officials to meet top White House adviser: US official. newarab.com Two top advisers to Israeli national security adviser Tzachi Hanegbi and Ron Dermer, Israel's minister for strategic affairs, will meet Sullivan as a larger, more formal "strategic dialogue" meeting was being rescheduled, according to a White House official who spoke on the conditio…

newarab (2024-06-21). Israel kills Palestinian journalist in Gaza, death toll to 152. newarab.com A Palestinian journalist was killed by Israeli bombing on Thursday, raising the number of media workers killed in In a statement via Telegram, Palestinian broadcaster Al-Aqsa TV identified the deceased as Salim al Sharafa, who worked as a journalist and presenter for the channel. | However, Al-Aqsa TV did not provide details on how or where the journalist was killed. | "We pray to Allah for mercy, acceptance, and paradise for our martyred colleagues, and for patience and so…

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Resistance must make Israel pay heavier price for aggression: Iran. presstv.ir Iran says Palestinian resistance groups must use all their capacities to force Israel to pay a heavier price for its aggression in Gaza.

James Wright (2024-06-21). Corporate media blackout as Jeremy Corbyn drops bombshell about Israel. thecanary.co The corporate media has dodged reporting on a bombshell revelation about Israel from Jeremy Corbyn. In an interview with Declassified co-founder Matt Kennard, former Labour leader Corbyn revealed that potential UK prime ministers are expected to unconditionally support Israeli military action. Corbyn: "I will give no such undertaking" over Israel Corbyn said: During one extremely […] | By

Staff (2024-06-21). Gaza death toll from Israeli onslaught exceeds 37,400. muslimmirror.com ANKARA : The Palestinian death toll from relentless Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip since last October has reached 37,431, the Health Ministry in the besieged enclave said on Thursday. At least 85,653 people have also been injured in the onslaught, the ministry added in a statement. "Israeli forces killed 35 people and injured 130 …

Ramzy Baroud (2024-06-21). 'Wishful Thinking' — Does Israel Have All the Cards in Gaza? counterpunch.org Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is often criticized for failing to produce a vision for the 'next day', meaning the day following the end of the Gaza war. Some of these criticisms emanate from Israel's traditional western allies, who are wary of Netanyahu's personal and political agendas, which are fixated on delaying his corruption trials

newarab (2024-06-21). Due to Israel's war, baby formula is impossible to find in Gaza. newarab.com Speaking to The New Arab, several

Ken Silverstein (2024-06-21). How a Hedge Fund Manager and Right-Wing Donor is Financing an Israeli Influence Op Masquerading as a Journalism Project. counterpunch.org The Krauthammer Fellowship was launched in 2019, a year after his death, and was established to honor his dedication to "pursuing truth through honest, rigorous argument," in the words of the Tikvah Fund's website, though that description bears absolutely no resemblance to its namesake's oeuvre. An egregious hack and one-man state-controlled news outlet, Krauthammer ceaselessly churned out bilge throughout his career, with a heavy focus on "America's special role" in the world, its superficially similar but somehow entirely distinctive "special place" in the world, and the "special responsibility" the United Stat…

newarab (2024-06-21). New tensions emerge between White House, Israel's Netanyahu. newarab.com

Staff (2024-06-21). Headlines for June 21, 2024. democracynow.org Hunger, Death, Homelessness, Orphanhood: The Unimaginable Toll of Israel's War on Gaza's Children, Majed Abu Maraheel, Palestine's First-Ever Olympian, Dies Due to Israel's Medical Blockade on Gaza, U.N. Warns Israel's War on Gaza Has Led to an Unprecedented Environmental Catastrophe, U.S. Media Org. Rescinds Award for Celebrated Gaza Journalist Maha Hussaini, Wikipedia Declares ADL an "Unreliable" Source on the Israel-Palestine Conflict, AIPAC-Affiliated Groups Pour Record Sums into Defeating Progressive NY Rep. Jamaal Bowman, Trump Says He Wants to Grant Green Cards to…

Robert Inlakesh (2024-06-21). Israeli Settlers Consistently Use Arson Attacks To Burn Palestinians Alive. thelastamericanvagabond.com Videos have recently resurfaced showing the results of Israeli settler attacks in the occupied West Bank, since October of last year, displaying that aggression committed by those Israel considers to be of its civilian population, somewhat match the spirit of the horrifying atrocities we currently see being carried out by the Israeli military in Gaza.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Israel lobby groups in UK politics. presstv.ir The British government policy will continue to support Israel and ignore the Palestinian plight no matter which political party is in charge.

newarab (2024-06-21). Detained Gaza man in 'horrifying' state after release by Israel. newarab.com Video footage and photos of a wide-eyed and trembling The man has been identified by local Palestinian media as Badr Dahlan, a 29-year-old who was detained by Israeli forces in Gaza and held for a month. | In a video which has since gone viral online, Dahlan struggles to speak…

Editor (2024-06-21). When US Officials Show You Who They Are, Believe Them. scheerpost.com By Norman Solomon / CounterPunch "When someone shows you who they are," Maya Angelou said, "believe them the first time." That should apply to foreign-policy elites who show you who they are, time after time. Officials running the Pentagon and State Department have been in overdrive for more than 250 days in support of Israel's …

Staff (2024-06-21). "The Night Won't End": New Film Investigates Civilian Killings in Gaza and U.S. Backing of Israeli Assault. democracynow.org The Night Won't End, a new documentary from Al Jazeera English, takes an in-depth look at attacks on civilians by the Israeli military in Gaza and the United States' role in the war. The film follows three Palestinian families as they recount the horrific experiences they have endured under relentless Israeli assault, including the family of 6-year-old Hind Rajab, the young Palestinian girl who made headlines when it emerged in January that she had been trapped in a car with family members killed by Israeli ground troops, and the Salem family, who first lost dozens of family members in an Israeli airs…

newarab (2024-06-21). Israel plans alternative to ICRC visits to Palestinian prisoners. newarab.com The Red Cross visits to Palestinians held in Israel and the transfer of information about Palestinian detainees have come to halt since the start of Israel's war on Gaza. | Israel said it will not rescind the policy until Hamas allows access to Israeli capt…

David John Sorensen (2024-06-21). Video: The Mystery of Israel. "Reveals Something So Evil" globalresearch.ca

Vijay Prashad (2024-06-21). Remember the Palestinian doctors killed by Israel. peoplesdispatch.org

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2024-06-21). New Film Gives a Harrowing Glimpse of Gaza's Endless Night. libya360.wordpress.com Asa Winstanley A survivor of an Israeli bombing in Gaza, who lost her mother and brothers. The head of Amnesty International says that Israel's unprecedented violence in Gaza has proven international law to be "frankly useless." "We are really as close to the abyss as we have ever been," Amnesty's secretary general Agnès Callamard told…

newarab (2024-06-21). Israel's brutal war batters Gaza's economy. newarab.com

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2024-06-21). Safeguarding Sovereignty: Yemen's Massive Spy Ring Bust. libya360.wordpress.com Khalil Nasrallah Sanaa's strategic takedown of a major US—Israeli spy network signifies a historic milestone in Yemen's battle for autonomy, dismantling decades of foreign espionage and subversion to keep Yemen weak. On 10 June, Sanaa announced it had achieved a "strategic intelligence breakthrough" by uncovering one of the largest US—Israeli spy networks in Yemen. This effort, spanning…

John P. Ruehl (2024-06-21). How Corporations Are Fueling Geopolitical Tensions and Global Conflicts in the 21st Century. counterpunch.org Shortly after the outbreak of the Israel-Hamas War and the beginning of the widescale destruction of Gaza in October 2023, McDonald's executives in Chicago found themselves inadvertently entangled in the conflict. Local owners of McDonald's restaurants are given significant autonomy over profits and operations, and franchisees had begun taking sides. Social media posts by McDonald's

Melvin Goodman (2024-06-21). Biden Team Ignores Israel's History of Deceit and Deception. counterpunch.org Israel's history over the past 76 years is replete with examples of deceit. This was true from the start, when the Israelis denied their role in expelling hundreds of thousands of Palestinians from their homes during Israel's War of Independence. The Arab world refers to the expulsion as the "nakba" (the catastrophe), which is largely denied in Israel. The Israeli legacy of denying the "nakba" is no different from those who deny the Holocaust.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). History repeats itself in new Nakba. presstv.ir The Nakba saw more than 750,000 Palestinians forced to flee or being driven from their homes before and during the 1948 Arab-Israeli war.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-21). Egypt agrees to form Arab security force in Gaza after Israel-Hamas War — report. muslimnews.co.uk In mid-June, IDF Chief of Staff Herzi Halevi met with generals from the United States, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, and Egypt to discuss regional security cooperation. During talks between the United States, Israel, and Arab countries held in Bahrain at the beginning of the month at the latest Arab Summit, Egypt …

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Israel army's acknowledgment of Hamas invincibility signals defeat: Official. presstv.ir A senior Hamas official says remarks by the Israeli military spokesman on the impossibility of eliminating the group shows that the regime has failed in its war on Gaza.

noemail (2024-06-21). BlackRock to be Excluded in Malaysia Airport's Privatisation Bid Amidst Political Protests. devdiscourse.com Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) said its buyer BlackRock will not be involved in privatising Malaysia Airports after criticism in Muslim-majority Malaysia over the U.S. firm's alleged ties to Israel. GIP, Malaysian sovereign wealth fund Khazanah Nasional and others are part of a consortium that has offered to take over Malaysia Airport (MAHB) in a privatisation deal that would value the airport operator at $3.9 billion.

latintimes (2024-06-21). New Tensions Between White House, Israeli PM. latintimes.com The issue began when Netanyahu claimed in a video posted on social media earlier this week that the US administration has been "withholding weapons and ammunitions" from his country in recent months.

Steve Topple (2024-06-21). Ashworth goes full-on Partridge in the latest Canary episode of 'Labour politicians running from the public'. thecanary.co Candidate in the general election Jon Ashworth has joined the prestigious ranks of being a member of the occasional Canary series "Labour politicians running from the public" — this time, exposing himself as the party's answer to Alan Partridge. On a serious note, though, and the former shadow cabinet stooge was seemingly intimidated by some […] | By

Norman Solomon (2024-06-21). When U.S. Officials Show You Who They Are, Believe Them. counterpunch.org "When someone shows you who they are," Maya Angelou said, "believe them the first time." That should apply to foreign-policy elites who show you who they are, time after time. Officials running the Pentagon and State Department have been in overdrive for more than 250 days in support of Israel's ongoing slaughter of Palestinian civilians

Democracy Now! (2024-06-21). Democracy Now! 2024-06-21 Friday. democracynow.org Headlines for June 21, 2024; "The Night Won't End": New Film Investigates Civilian Killings in Gaza and U.S. Backing of Israeli Assault; "Green Border": Agnieszka Holland's New Film Shows "Impossible Choices" Facing Refugees in Europe | Headlines for June 21, 2024; "The Night Won't End": New Film Investigates Civilian Killings in Gaza and U.S. Backing of Israeli Assault; "Green Border": Agnieszka Holland's New Film Shows "Impossible Choices" Facing Refugees in Europe…

Amy Goodman (2024-06-21). New Film Investigates US-Backed Killing of Civilians by Israel in Gaza. truthout.org The Night Won't End, a new documentary from Al Jazeera English, takes an in-depth look at attacks on civilians by the Israeli military in Gaza and the United States' role in the war. The film follows three Palestinian families as they recount the horrific experiences they have endured under relentless Israeli assault, including the family of 6-year-old Hind Rajab, the young Palestinian girl who… |

newarab (2024-06-21). Ex-Pakistan cricketer 'ambushed' by UK pro-Israel activists. newarab.com Pakistani former cricketer Shahid Afridi has pushed back against claims that he attended a pro-Israel vigil, after a UK-based pro-Israel group posted a photograph of the sportsman with two of its supporters. | The photo was posted to social media by North West Friends of Israel, accompanied by the caption: "Pakistani international cricketer Shahid Afridi stopped to offer his support for our call to release the hostages at our NWFOI vigil last Sunday in Manchester. Shahid is pictured with NWFOI co Chair Raphi Bloom & deputy Chair Bernie Yaffe. Thank you for your support, Shahid!" | The photo showed Afridi stand…

Staff (2024-06-21). Corporate media blackout as Jeremy Corbyn drops bombshell about Israel. thecanary.co The corporate media has dodged reporting on a bombshell revelation about Israel from Jeremy Corbyn. In an interview with Declassified co-founder Matt Kennard, former Labour leader Corbyn revealed that potential UK prime ministers are expected to unconditionally support Israeli military action. Corbyn: "I will give no such undertaking" over Israel Corbyn said: During one extremely …

newarab (2024-06-21). A hotter holy land: Why the Hajj disaster is a call to action>. newarab.com One after the other, the faces of missing pilgrims drop in the Telegram channel. | Nadia: a middle-aged woman cloaked in a white-preying veil. Samiyah: a smiling, gentle face wrapped in a pink hijab. Muhammad stands smiling inside a mosque, his shoulders wrapped in white cloth. | Below the pictures are their names, the place and date they were last seen, a phone number to contact, and sometimes, a plea to help. | "Thousands ended up in the hospital with symptoms of heat stroke and heat exhaustion, and hundreds died on the street" | The Telegram channel, named 'Disappeared at Hajj 1445' (after the Hijri calenda…

newarab (2024-06-21). Swedish court acquits ex-Syrian general of war crimes. newarab.com A Stockholm court on Thursday acquitted a former Syrian general of war crimes charges, saying prosecutors did not prove his alleged involvement in the attacks carried out during the Former brigadier general Mohammed Hamo, 65, who lives in Sweden and was one of the highest-ranking Syrian military officials to have been tried in Europe, stood accused of "aiding and abetting" war crimes in the first half of 2012. | In a statement announcing its verdict, the Stockholm district court said t…

newarab (2024-06-21). MENA Sports Wrap: Turkey is the region's big hope in Euro 2024. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-21). Chad ammo depot blaze kills nine, wounds dozens. newarab.com A fire tore through a military ammunition depot in The blaze, which started late Tuesday, sent powerful blasts into the night sky and the exploding ordnance shook buildings miles away. | "I would like to tell my compatriots that the situation is under control and to remain calm," President Mahamat Idriss Deby Itno told the press during a visit to the site of the explosion. | "This is not the first time t…

newarab (2024-06-21). Louisiana requires display of Ten Commandments in all classrooms. newarab.com Louisiana Governor Jeff Landry on Wednesday signed into law a bill that makes the state the only one in the country to require displaying the Ten Commandments in every public school classroom. | The American Civil Liberties Union immediately announced it would sue to block the law, saying it violates the constitutional separation of church and state and a US Supreme Court ruling. | Landry signed the bill along with a package of others he said were designed to "expand faith in public schools." | "If you want to respect the rule of law, you've got to start from the original law-giver, which was Moses," Landry sa…

newarab (2024-06-21). UK election and the Muslim vote: Gaza ushers in a new era. newarab.com From This is especially true for Muslim voters who abandoned Labour in their masses for independent candidates and smaller parties…

newarab (2024-06-21). Pro-Palestine US students celebrate the 'People's Graduation'. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-21). Egypt mourns football female fans dying after Ahly victory. newarab.com Hundreds of Egyptians joined The names of two Egyptian women, both…

newarab (2024-06-21). UN must act on abuses in China's Xinjiang: rights groups. newarab.com Rights groups called Thursday on the UN rights chief "Volker Turk should provide a public update of measures taken by the Chinese government and by his office to address the human rights situation in Xinjiang", four leading rights organisations said in a statement. | "The ongoing absence of public reporting by the high commissioner to follow-up the atrocity crimes documented by his o…

newarab (2024-06-21). How immigration became a flagship UK general election issue. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-21). UAE to allow abortion for cases of rape, incest. newarab.com The

newarab (2024-06-21). Egypt forms crisis unit on hajj deaths following soaring toll. newarab.com In recent days hundreds of people from different countries have died in punishing conditions for the hajj pilgrimage in the Saudi Arabian city, where temperatures ha…

newarab (2024-06-21). Pro-Palestine students undeterred by LSE 'violent' eviction. newarab.com Student activists from the university's Palestinian Society had

newarab (2024-06-21). Nour Al Barakah: Empowering the youth in Amman. newarab.com It is an ordinary Monday afternoon in Amman in the Al Rabiya neighbourhood. But as you move away from the daily dusty traffic, you hear loud pop music, laughter, and voices, suggesting the sounds of a home outdoor party. | As you reach the

newarab (2024-06-21). Comedian Esther Manito is unleashing her anger on stage. newarab.com But for Taking up a six-week writing course while on maternity leave, Esther thought it would be fun to do something creative. | "I never intended to do stand-up, but I got bitten by the bug," she remembers, leaving her teaching career to pursue comedy full-time during the pandemic. | "People can see the impact that being a woman of a certain ethnicity — who's also a mother — has and how you have to navigate your life without…

newarab (2024-06-21). Wildfires in southeast Turkey kill 11 people and livestock. newarab.com A huge Hundreds of animals also perished in the blaze that roared across the By morning the fire had left huge areas of charred and blackened…

newarab (2024-06-21). Six migrants die off Spain's Canary Islands, 67 rescued. newarab.com Six migrants from a fishing boat drifting south of Initially 68 survivors had been taken on board the cruise ship, the Insignia, but That brought the number of deaths to six after five bodies were fou…

newarab (2024-06-21). Sudan's RSF seize control of West Kordofan state capital El-Fula. newarab.com The group released videos of its leaders speaking from the city's government headquarters, while other reports confirmed the capture of the city's military base. | NGOs had warned of the impact the RSF's…

newarab (2024-06-21). Iran holds second presidential debate with economy on agenda. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-21). Putin 'does not rule out' sending weapons to North Korea. newarab.com

newarab (2024-06-21). Nobel committee condemns jail term for Iran laureate Mohammadi. newarab.com The Norwegian Nobel Committee on Thursday criticised an Iranian court's decision to slap an additional one-year jail term on imprisoned 2023 Peace Prize laureate Jorgen Watne Frydnes, chair of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, called it "a flagrant violation of human rights and a travesty of justice". | Mohammadi, 52,

newarab (2024-06-21). Over 4,700 returning Syrian refugees 'detained by Assad regime'. newarab.com The Syrian Network for Human Rights (SNHR) has said that 4,714 Syrian refugees who Of that number,2,149 were later released by the regime, while 1,383 remain detained and 969 have been In a report released on Thursday to mark World Refugee Day 2024, the rights group said that the same human rights…

scorinoco (2024-06-21). Opposition Deputy Joins Chavismo Bloc in Venezuela's National Assembly. orinocotribune.com The Venezuelan National Assembly deputy from Bolívar state, José Manuel Muqueza, who was a member of the opposition Democratic Action (AD) party and was elected as a representative of the same party, has officially left the opposition bloc and joined the United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV). He also announced his support for President Nicolás Maduro in the upcoming presidential elections. | The parliamentarian had already announced his decision last week at a political event in Upata, in Piar municipality of Bolívar state, where he appeared with PSUV leaders and expressed his support for the Bolivarian Revo…

scorinoco (2024-06-21). Venezuela Condemns United States' Interventionist Student Financial Aid Offers. orinocotribune.com The government of Venezuela condemned the interference of the United States government which was promoting manipulative student aid offers for university education in Venezuela through a non-existent office called Venezuela Affairs Unit. | Through a press release on Thursday, June 20, the Venezuelan minister of Science, Technology, Education and Health, Gabriela Jiménez Ramírez, warned that these deceitful offers are made by a phantom office called Venezuela Affairs Unit. | "The government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela categorically and strongly condemns the interventionist intentions of the government…

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2024-06-21). In Haiti, the Masks Come Off. orinocotribune.com By Henriot Dorcent — Jun 19, 2024 | A Haitian proverb says: "twou manti pa fon." The hole a lie makes is not deep. | Since Garry Conille's May 28 designation and Jun. 12 inauguration as Prime Minister with his government, and the Jun. 14 return of Normil Rameau as the Haitian National Police (PNH) chief, the masks have all come off, and the popular masses and progressives can no longer be fooled by this parody of political transition imposed by the imperialist governments of the "Core Group" nations, particularly the USA. | Another Haitian proverb says: "A quelque chose, Malheur est bon." To something, misfo…

scorinoco (2024-06-21). President-Elect of Mexico Announces Names of 6 Members of Her Cabinet. orinocotribune.com The president-elect of Mexico, Claudia Sheinbaum Pardo, announced the names of six members of her cabinet. They will be Marcelo Ebrard as secretary of Economy; Rosaura Ruiz as secretary of Humanities, Technology and Innovation (newly created secretariat); Juan Ramón de la Fuente as secretary of Foreign Affairs; Alicia Bárcena as secretary of Environment and Natural Resources; Julio Berdegue as secretary of Agriculture and Rural Development; and Ernestina Godoy as legal advisor of the president. | These are the first six appointments of her cabinet, who will be in charge of the transition process, in coordination…

Luigino Bracci (2024-06-21). 'No to Guarimbas': 8 Out of 10 Venezuelan Presidential Candidates Agree to Recognize Election Results. orinocotribune.com The candidates for the upcoming Venezuelan presidential elections, scheduled for July 28, have

Pepe Escobar (2024-06-21). Hegemon Orders Europe: Bet on War and Steal Russia's Money. orinocotribune.com

Stansfield Smith (2024-06-21). A Month Traveling in China. orinocotribune.com By Stansfield Smith — Jun 18, 2024 | My Chinese-speaking wife and I recently traveled to nine different cities and towns in China over the course of a month, our fourth trip since 2005. We were also to go in 2020, but the covid lockdown canceled it. That year we could have booked a train ticket to Xinjiang and traveled around that province no questions asked, though Western media claimed we'd be in the midst of the bogus Of our most significant impressions of China, the first is the co…

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2024-06-21). Russian-Vietnamese Strategic Partnership: Key Takeaways From Putin-Lam Talks. orinocotribune.com Vladimir Putin's state visit to Vietnam began in the early hours of Thursday morning when his plane landed at Hanoi's Noi Bai International Airport, shortly after the Russian president met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang. | Negotiations between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Vietnamese counterpart To Lam concluded in Hanoi on Thursday as part of the Russian head of state's Strengthening the comprehensive strategic p…

Arthur MacEwan, Dollars, Sense. (2024-06-21). What Is The State Of Organized Labor? popularresistance.org Last year was a good year for organized labor. At least that's the popular perception. And that perception has some real basis. Major strikes, including ones that led to substantial victories for workers, marked a positive surge of the labor movement in 2023—and perhaps on into 2024. (See sidebar, "Some Major Strikes of 2023.") The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that 2023 saw an increase of 139,000 in labor union membership following an increase of 273,000 the year before. What's more, according to Gallup polling, public approval of unions was higher in 2022 (71%) and 2023 (67%) than it has been s…

Patrick Lawrence, Consortium News. (2024-06-21). Hunter Biden's Charge Of Lying Under Oath. popularresistance.org One reads regularly in the mainstream media, when events force them to report on the question, that the U.S. House Oversight Committee has hit a wall as it investigates Hunter Biden's schemes to leverage his father's power and Joe Biden's potentially impeachable role in his son's unseemly doings. | The House hearings have stalled, or fizzled, or reached a dead end: This has been the standard theme in corporate media for months now. | "Wouldn't you know it," Michael Goodwin asked in The New York Post as far back as March, "CNN, The Washington Post, The New York Times, Politico and others on the left all reached ex…

Luis Feliz Leon, Labor Notes. (2024-06-21). Amazon Workers Affiliate With The Teamsters, Next Up Electing Officers. popularresistance.org Amazon Labor Union members voted June 17 to affiliate with the Teamsters. | Workers cast 878 ballots at JFK8 Amazon fulfillment center on Staten Island, N.Y. The tally broke down to 829 votes in favor of the affiliation and 14 against it; 10 ballots were spoiled. | Total turnout was 11 percent out of 8,000 workers. However, workers estimate the workforce has dipped to between 5,000 and 6,000 workers during the off-peak season. | A Teamsters statement said the union will now "represent the roughly 5,500 Amazon warehouse workers." Turnout works out to 16 percent based on that number. | "On behalf of the Amazon Labo…

People's Dispatch. (2024-06-21). Russia And North Korea Sign Strategic Partnership Agreement. popularresistance.org As a result of June 19 talks, Russia and North Korea have signed a Comprehensive Strategic Partnership Agreement. The agreement provides for mutual military assistance in the case of aggression against either country. Russia also denounced the "indefinite restrictions regime" of sanctions imposed on the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) by the United Nations. | "Overused Western propaganda tropes can no longer hide their aggressive geopolitical intentions, including in Northwestern Asia," Putin said in signing the agreement. The DPRK re-emphasizes its support for Russia in the war in Ukraine. | This de…

krish-rad_ind (2024-06-21). How To Be A Nonviolent Second-Wave Feminist. popularresistance.org

Jeffrey Sachs, Consortium News. (2024-06-21). Russia's Fifth Offer To Negotiate With US On Ukraine. popularresistance.org For the fifth time since 2008, Russia has proposed to negotiate with the U.S. over security arrangements, this time in proposals made by President Vladimir Putin on June 14. | Four previous times, the U.S. rejected the offer of negotiations in favor of a neocon strategy to weaken or dismember Russia through war and covert operations. | The U.S. neocon tactics have failed disastrously, devastating Ukraine in the process, and endangering the whole world. After all the warmongering, it's time for Biden to open negotiations for peace with Russia. | Since the end of the Cold War, the U.S. grand strategy has been to we…

Alfred De Zayas, Scheer Post. (2024-06-21). The US List Of Countries Allegedly Sponsors Of Terrorism. popularresistance.org In the US State Department's toolkit, unilateral coercive measures (UCMs) are used to blackmail, bully and intimidate States that do not readily accept US hegemony. Placing a country in the US list of countries sponsors for terrorism is intended to lend some phony legitimacy to UCMs imposed against targeted States. | Unilateral Coercive Measures are not "sanctions", since the US has no legal or moral right to sanction or "punish" other states. Nor do the American UCMs satisfy the legal criteria to be considered "retorsion" or "countermeasures" for purposes of the International Law Commission's code on State respo…

Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report. (2024-06-21). The Problem With Juneteenth. popularresistance.org The fact that members of the United States Senate voted unanimously to make Juneteenth a federal holiday proved that the commemoration is of no political value. Turning what was a peoples' celebration into an occasion for opportunism and window dressing has actually damaged the cause of Black liberation and the understanding of history. | On June 19, 1865 Union soldiers arrived in Galveston, Texas and issued General Order Three, a declaration that slavery had ended. The fact that this event occurred two months after the Civil War ended took on an understandably mythic quality, including a belief that the news had…

Manpreet Kaur Kalra, Anna Canning, In These Times. (2024-06-21). Chiquita Case Exposes Failure Of Voluntary 'Social Responsibility'. popularresistance.org Last week, Chiquita Brands International‚Äâ—‚Äâone of the world's largest banana distributors‚Äâ—‚Äâwas found liable in a Florida court for financing a Colombian paramilitary group. The ruling marks a landmark moment for corporate accountability: It is the first time a U.S. corporation has been held liable for human rights violations abroad in connection to their business operations. As momentous as this victory is in its own right, it also illustrates the ineffectiveness of voluntary corporate social responsibility initiatives‚…

Eleanor J. Bader, The Indypendent. (2024-06-21). How To Be A Nonviolent Second-Wave Feminist. popularresistance.org During the 1970s and 1980s, many feminists pushed the armed forces to allow women to serve in combat. Many also organized to demand that police forces diversify and bring more women and people of color into their ranks. But this segment of the women's movement did not represent everyone. A smaller but hugely vocal constituency opposed violence, militarism, police expansion and colonialism, and argued that an equal opportunity to maim or kill would do nothing to create the equitable societies they sought to build. | Unfortunately, their efforts often get short shrift in historical accounts of the era. The antholog…

Mohamad Zreik, Orinoco Tribune. (2024-06-21). Competing Global Economic Initiatives: A Tale Of Two Routes. popularresistance.org In recent years, two major economic initiatives have emerged in Asia, particularly in West Asia: China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and the India-Middle East-Europe Economic Corridor (IMEC). These initiatives represent a strategic contest between global powers vying for influence and economic dominance in a rapidly changing world. | The Belt and Road Initiative, conceived by Chinese President Xi Jinping, is a modern resurrection of the ancient Silk Road. This initiative aims to connect China to the rest of the world through extensive infrastructure investments, including ports, roads, railways, and industrial…

Alexandra Martinez, Scheer Post. (2024-06-21). Supreme Court Decision In Starbucks Case Will Impact Labor Movement. popularresistance.org The U.S. Supreme Court ruled June 13 in favor of the Starbucks Corporation in the landmark case Starbucks v. McKinney, a devastating blow to union organizers that narrows the authority of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to seek remedies for terminated union activists. | The case, which marked a significant victory for Starbucks and could hinder future labor organizing, centered on whether the NLRB should have the authority to swiftly issue injunctions under Section 10(j) of the National Labor Relations Act aimed at halting employers' alleged unfair labor practices. | "The main reason we submitted the br…

Keith Brower Brown, Labor Notes. (2024-06-21). How Workers Are Winning Fans, Air Conditioning, And Even Heat Pay. popularresistance.org If you're dreading summer on the job this year, you're not alone. | Every month last summer was the most scorching on world record. Trapped under heat domes, dozens of metro areas busted their longest streaks ever of highs over 100 degrees. Phoenix afternoons were over 110 for a month straight. | On asphalt yards nearly hot enough to melt, bonus-hungry managers forced workers to keep up the usual pace. The results were lethal. | In 2022, the latest year for which we have data, 43 U.S. workers lost their lives to heat on the job. That's up from 36 in 2021, and we can expect this cruel number to keep climbing.

Editor (2024-06-21). SCOTUS Decision in Starbucks Case Will Impact the Labor Movement. scheerpost.com

Editor (2024-06-21). Why Won't the US Help Negotiate a Peaceful End to the War in Ukraine? scheerpost.com

Editor (2024-06-21). Is the Reign of the Dollar Coming to an End? scheerpost.com Though the Dollar-Wall Street regime remains significantly powerful, de-dollarisation and possibilities of a shifting global order are being driven by US economic weakness, the aggressive use of illegal sanctions by the US and its Global North allies, and the growing political and economic strength of the Global South through platforms such as BRICS.

Larry Johnson (2024-06-21). U.S. Give Ukraine Permission to Do What It Already Is Doing. sonar21.com

James Wright (2024-06-21). The housing market scam that the Labour Party has ruled out solving. thecanary.co Developers are starving off the supply of UK housing to keep prices sky high. In 2023, the top ten developers had hoarded 700,000 land plots, restricting supply rather than building. In 2020, the top eight developers had banked 441,702 plots. So there's been a huge increase. Including smaller developers, the 2023 figure for hoarded land […] | By

Derek Seidman (2024-06-21). These Powerful Billionaires Disavowed Trump After January 6. Now They Back Him. truthout.org The 2024 U.S. presidential election is heating up. As usual, ultrawealthy donors are vying for influence with the major candidates, hosting lavish fundraisers and throwing mountains of cash into super PACs supporting Joe Biden or Donald Trump. Biden has his staunch billionaire backers, especially from Hollywood and Silicon Valley, while Trump has the likes of far right oil tycoon Tim Dunn and… |

Julia Conley (2024-06-21). Hawaii Commits to Transit Decarbonization in Settlement of Youth Climate Lawsuit. truthout.org Days before a case brought by 13 young climate advocates in Hawaii was set to go to trial, the state's governor and Department of Transportation on Thursday announced an "unprecedented" settlement that will expedite the decarbonization of Hawaii's transit system — and formally "recognizes children's constitutional rights to a life-sustaining climate." The plaintiffs in Navahine v. |

Chris Walker (2024-06-21). 2 Judges Advised Trump-Appointed Judge Aileen Cannon to Step Away From Case. truthout.org New reporting from The New York Times details how Judge Aileen Cannon, the Trump-appointed federal judge who is overseeing the trial regarding Trump's removal of classified government documents from the White House after leaving office, was encouraged by other judges to remove herself from the case. According to the Times report, Cannon was addressed by two judges within the Southern District of… |

Jake Johnson (2024-06-21). Billionaire Makes Largest Donation in 2024 Election Cycle to Pro-Trump Super PAC. truthout.org Billionaire businessman Timothy Mellon, the grandson of Gilded Age plutocrat Andrew Mellon, made a $50 million donation to a pro-Donald Trump super PAC last month, a day after the former president was convicted by a New York jury on 34 felony counts. Mellon had previously donated $25 million to super PACs backing both Trump, the presumptive Republican nominee, and Robert F. Kennedy Jr. |

Mike Ludwig (2024-06-21). Supreme Court Rules Against Married Couple in Blow to Immigrant Families. truthout.org The conservative majority on the Supreme Court ruled 6-3 on Friday against a woman who has fought for years to bring her husband back from El Salvador to the United States. Like the couple's child, Sandra Muñoz is a U.S. citizen, but in 2015 an official at the U.S. consulate in El Salvador denied her husband's visa application with little explanation. Muñoz later learned in federal court that a… |

Jennifer Gerson (2024-06-21). SCOTUS Upholds Law Barring Abusers With Restraining Orders From Keeping Firearms. truthout.org The Supreme Court on Friday upheld a federal law that prevents someone under a domestic violence restraining order from possessing firearms in the case of United States v. Rahimi. The decision was 8-1, with Justice Clarence Thomas casting the dissenting vote. In 2019, Zackey Rahimi physically assaulted his girlfriend in a parking lot in Texas and then told her that if she talked to the police… |

Workers World Philadelphia bureau (2024-06-21). Veterans for Peace march to Washington, D.C. workers.org Veterans taking part in an anti-war walk from Maine to Washington, D.C., stopped in Philadelphia on June 14-15. The Peace Walk 2024 began May 7 in Ogunquit, Maine, and will conclude around July 4 or 5 at the NATO summit in Washington, D.C. Under the general theme "Silence the Drums . . . |

Leslie Feinberg (2024-06-21). Leslie Feinberg to Aswat: 'I am at your side'. workers.org Leslie Feinberg, a lesbian transgender and Jewish communist and a managing editor of Workers World, delivered the following solidarity statement to the first public conference of Aswat—Palestinian Gay Women—in Haifa on March 28, 2007. Bracketed words, phrases and sentences were delivered in Arabic. The 10th anniversary of comrade Leslie's death . . . |

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Rescue work underway in First Ancestral Hall of Hakka. ecns.cn Local officials and cultural relics experts check the situation of the Li Clan Ancestral Hall, known as the "First Ancestral Hall of Hakka," in East China's Fujian Province on June 20.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Accidents spur stricter oversight at scenic sites. ecns.cn Many Chinese tourist attractions have implemented strict management of undeveloped areas to keep travelers away from potential safety hazards after a number of fatal accidents at some disused attractions or places that are off-limits to tourists.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Gorgeous scenery of Qumar River, north headwater of Yangtze River. ecns.cn Drone photo shows the beauty of Qumar River in Qumalai County of Yushu Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture?in northwest China's Qinghai Province June 20.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Face-swapping app fined for infringements. ecns.cn A face-swapping service provider was fined 3,500 yuan ($482) by a Beijing court on Thursday for infringing upon the personal information of two women through the use of artificial intelligence.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Germany becomes NATO's 2nd-largest defense spender. ecns.cn Newly published figures show that Germany is the second-largest spender on defense among the 32 member states of the NATO military alliance.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Culture Fact: Explore China's unique 'Canal City' in one day. ecns.cn

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Insights丨Malaysian Minister: Malaysia, China to usher in a new golden age. ecns.cn

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Shanghai to host global conference on AI governance. ecns.cn Shanghai is set to host the 2024 World Artificial Intelligence Conference and High-Level Meeting on Global AI Governance from July 4 to July 7, according to a news conference by the event organizers in Shanghai on June 20.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). World's first artificial short-circuit disturbance test for 100MWh grid-forming energy storage station a success. ecns.cn The world's first artificial short-circuit disturbance test for a 100MWh grid-forming energy storage power station has been successfully completed, State Grid Corporation of China (State Grid) said on Tuesday.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Japan's erroneous remarks on South China Sea firmly opposed. ecns.cn China has expressed firm opposition to erroneous remarks of Japan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs about recent Filipino moves in the South China Sea, said a spokesperson for the Chinese Embassy in Japan on Friday.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). American-donated Qing Dynasty robe given to Shandong University Museum. ecns.cn A Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) silk robe was donated to the NCHA by the great-grandson of U.S. missionary Watson McMillan Hayes, who played a key role in establishing the Shandong University in 1901 at the invitation of local officials.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Japan-U.S. security ties may heighten tensions in Asia-Pacific, experts warn. ecns.cn Japan and the United States have taken their security relationship to a new height, a move that might both create and escalate tensions in the Asia-Pacific region, experts said.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Major sci-fi work set for big screen test. ecns.cn The trilogy is arguably China's most celebrated science-fiction creation through the past decades.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Putin vows to shore up ties with Vietnam. ecns.cn Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that strengthening strategic ties is one of his priorities during a state visit to Vietnam, as Moscow seeks to bolster relations with Asian states.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Hefei symposium focuses on human rights protection. ecns.cn China has been vigorously promoting its human rights development and continuously enhancing legal protection for human rights, according to human rights experts.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Rare snakes sighted in Tibetan county. ecns.cn A research team has recently uncovered a Tibetan hot-spring snake habitat in the northern part of Gyirong county, Xizang autonomous region, by using infrared cameras, marking the first official sighting of the snake in the county.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Miniature art exhibition restores lifestyle of Hong Kong People. ecns.cn A miniature model work replicating a peak tram is on display at a exhibition showcasing unique Central and Western District landmarks on June 20.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). China condemns U.S. arms sales to Taiwan. ecns.cn Beijing expressed strong opposition on Thursday to Washington's second sale of arms this month to the Taiwan region.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Road collapses near Metro Line construction site in Chengdu, no casualties reported. ecns.cn A road collapsed near the construction site of the Metro Line 13 in Chengdu, Sichuan Province in the early hours of Friday.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Cradle of Civilization: China Grand Canal Museum. ecns.cn

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). China issues yellow alert for rainstorms in multiple regions. ecns.cn The National Meteorological Center of China issued a yellow alert on Friday for rainstorms, predicting heavy rainfall in multiple regions.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Air China orders 100 C919 aircraft in $10.8 billion deal. ecns.cn Air China announced a major purchase of domestically produced C919 aircraft on Thursday evening.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Underdog Zhang upsets Medvedev. ecns.cn First on clay and now on grass, China's pioneering tennis star Zhang Zhizhen has served up further proof of his all-around evolution with a shock victory over world No 5 Daniil Medvedev at the Halle Open in Germany.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). In Numbers: 'China Travel' becomes a global buzzword. ecns.cn

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). In Numbers: 2024 World Intelligent Industry Expo. ecns.cn

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). EU tariffs on Chinese EVs unfair and stupid: Italian university professor. ecns.cn

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Over 10 giant pandas to head home this year. ecns.cn More than 10 giant pandas will return to China this year, an official of China Wildlife Conservation Association said in Beijing on Thursday.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Wild animals appear at the foot of Kunlun Mountains. ecns.cn Tibetan foxes play together in the snow at the foot of the Kunlun Mountains near Golmud City, northwest China's Qinghai Province.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Guilin combats the city's most severe flooding since 1998. ecns.cn The water level at the Guilin Hydrological Station reached 148.65 meters on Wednesday (with the warning level at 146.0 meters), exceeding the warning level by 2.65 meters. It is the highest water level since 1998.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Downpours in south China's Pingyuan county cause 38 deaths, 2 still missing. ecns.cn Torrential rains and extreme weather in Pingyuan County of Meizhou City, south China's Guangdong Province, have triggered natural disasters including landslides, flooding, and mudslides, resulting in 38 deaths and leaving two people missing, according to the local disaster prevention and control headquarters.

ecns.cn (2024-06-21). Xi calls for high-quality community services for residents. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Wednesday called for high-quality community services for residents during his inspection of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region in northwest China.

Dean Baker (2024-06-21). Washington Post Doesn't Have Access to Data on U.S. Energy Production. cepr.net That's what readers must conclude after reading this Washington Post's piece on President Biden's plans to increase corporate taxes and taxes on the rich. At one point the piece gives the response to these plans from Representative Steven Scalise, the second-ranking Republican in the House: "He tries to act like it's not going to affect …

Frida Berrigan (2024-06-21). The Art of the Submarine. counterpunch.org Walk through any art museum and you're likely to see a mix of the classical and contemporary, impressionist and surrealist, refined and raw, beautiful, eerie, and provocative. Looking at art allows me at least a few moments of relief from the "that's just the way it is" attitude of our hyper-consumerist, hyper-militarized, hyper-nihilist nation. I

Matthew Stevenson (2024-06-21). Trumping the Shark on Lake Michigan. counterpunch.org In much of the public imagination, and in Trump's own fantasies, Trump rallies are political juggernauts with armies of thousands marching relentlessly toward a Trump restoration on November 5, 2024. But even if you just stream live into one of his rallies—as I did recently in Racine, Wisconsin—you come away with the impression that he's little more than a tired vaudeville act that is getting ready to close out of town.

Robert Koehler (2024-06-21). If You Have a Problem, Kill It. counterpunch.org The term is "banal militarism" — that is to say, violence and the preparation for violence so utterly commonplace that most people don't even notice. Banal militarism is as American as apple pie. It's also global in scope. As Richard Rubenstein writes: "Part of the reason for the relative immunity of militarism to criticism is the extraordinary

Eve Ottenberg (2024-06-21). Reality Has Changed: the Ukraine War Slams Europe Rightward. counterpunch.org So has fascism come back to Europe or are Europeans simply sick of the Empire's endless wars? The smart money's on the latter, because what mostly unites the diverse right-wingers recently elected to the European Parliament is objection to the Ukraine War. But even that unity shows many cracks, as this motley collection of rightists

Jeffrey St. Clair (2024-06-21). Roaming Charges: The Man From Quiet Room 4. counterpunch.org The entire time Al-Hadi was held in Afghanistan he never saw the sun, never knew what time it was, when to say his prayers or in which direction to say them. Unlike many other CIA prisoners, who were blasted with loud music, Al-Hadi was condemned to six months of silence. From his Quiet Cell, he couldn't hear street noises, bird songs or human voices. He was living in a void.

Stephen F. Eisenman (2024-06-21). Coming in From the Cold. counterpunch.org Self-Exfiltration I can't say exactly how or when I realized my cover was blown and that I had to leave the U.S. Perhaps it was when I couldn't read past the headlines in the New York Times without feeling despair; or maybe it was the downcast glances from my wife and handler, Harriet; or else

Geneva International Peace Research Institute (2024-06-21). On the Bàºrgenstock "Peace" Conference. counterpunch.org The Geneva International Peace Research Institute (GIPRI, in consultative status with UN) believes that peace in Ukraine is possible and urgent not only for Ukraine and Russia, but more widely for the survival of mankind. The danger of a nuclear confrontation between NATO and Russia is real and growing by the day. Peace in Ukraine can

Robert Hunziker (2024-06-21). At the Edge of Apocalypse. counterpunch.org Biblical flooding, scorching heat, collapsing grid system, animals crumbling, waters rising, crops wilting, economy on the brink, and millions displaced. Welcome to the future of climate change… Pakistan. If one could classify a global warming beta test as a success towards the ultimate goal of apocalypse, unfortunately, it has turned Pakistan into a country populated

Quincy Saul (2024-06-21). The Beekeeper in Kathmandu. counterpunch.org Laxman Gurung picks me up in the morning and we ride from Thamel on his motorcycle toward the hills which surround the Kathmandu valley. You can barely see them through the haze. I had remembered to bring a mask to cover my mouth and nose, but forgotten sunglasses. The air pollution is not only seen,

Pranjal Pandey (2024-06-21). Heat Wave Crisis: Developing Nations Bear the Brunt. counterpunch.org In April 2024, extreme heat hit South and Southeast Asia, affecting nations like India, the Philippines, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Myanmar. These heat waves severely impacted some of the world's most densely populated regions, taking a heavy toll on health, the economy, and education. In May and June, tens of millions of people faced dangerous

Madhav TR (2024-06-21). Knowledge for the Present Moment. counterpunch.org Arthur Borriello and Anton Jà§ger | The Populist Moment: The Left After the Great Recession | Verso Books | September 2023 | 224 Pages Vincent Bevins | If We Burn: The Mass Protest Decade and the Missing Revolution |Wildfire| 336 pages| October 2023 Anna Kornbluh|Immediacy, or, The Style of Too Late Capitalism |Verso Books |January

Henry Giroux (2024-06-21). Firewalls of Ignorance and Disappearance: Corporate Media in the Age of Fascist Politics. counterpunch.org The corporate media undermines moral witnessing by often prioritizing the discredited notion of balance over the more crucial goal of seeking truth in the service of accountability and democracy. This retreat from holding power accountable not only discredits the pursuit of truth in the service of justice and the strengthening of democracy but also tends to fall prey to the seductions of corruption, political theater and entertainment.

Daniel Wagner (2024-06-21). Bàºrgenstock: A High Altitude Summit-Lite. counterpunch.org There are mountain summits and there are political summits. The June 15-16 Swiss organized "Peace Summit" on the Russia/Ukraine war at Bàºrgenstock at 1,128 meters (3,701 ft) in central Switzerland with leaders from over ninety countries was a bit of both, but neither attained a Sir Edmund Hillary conquering of Everest nor a Woodrow Wilson

Ron Jacobs (2024-06-21). Capital's Big Bank. counterpunch.org I remember once hearing Michael Parenti say about conspiracy theories that if one thinks there are groups of mostly rich white men gathering in a room and deciding how they are going to tighten their control on the world, they would be partially right. Why? Because there are groups of mostly rich white men who

Marc B. Sanganee (2024-06-21). New World, New Hope: The Struggle for a Free Western Sahara Continues. counterpunch.org Life under occupation is a constant struggle. This is continually expressed at the international media conference in a refugee camp in Western Sahara. The conference takes place from May 1—5 and is organized by the Sahrawi Union of Journalists and Writers (UPES). Western Sahara is occupied by Morocco, a country where King Muhammad VI has full control over Morocco's

Mark Medish (2024-06-21). Me, Myself and I. counterpunch.org Let us go then you and I, When the evening is spread out against the sky, Like a patient etherized upon a table. The masterful opening lines of T.S. Eliot's 1910 poem "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock" contains a startling image. It also has a grammatical error that allows the verse to rhyme.

Staff (2024-06-21). "Green Border": Agnieszka Holland's New Film Shows "Impossible Choices" Facing Refugees in Europe. democracynow.org The new film Green Border, from acclaimed Polish director Agnieszka Holland, dramatizes the humanitarian crisis facing millions of migrants seeking refuge in Europe. It tells the true story of how refugees from the Middle East and Africa became trapped in 2021 at the so-called green border between Poland and Belarus, through the perspectives of refugees, border guards and refugee rights activists. "Fear and the hate are so easy to be spread when our borders or our comfort is attacked by the challenge of newcomers," warns Holland, who connects the crisis depicted in the film to Europe's growing a…

Diana Johnstone (2024-06-21). D-Day 2024. Diana Johnstone. globalresearch.ca

Eugene Puryear (2024-06-21). 'If we aren't back by four': The Philadelphia, Mississippi murders 60 years later. liberationnews.org On June 21, 1964, James Chaney, Andrew Goodman and Michael Schwerner, three civil rights workers, were murdered by a Ku Klux Klan lynch mob outside of Philadelphia, Mississippi.

Rhoda Wilson (2024-06-21). Documentary unveils the shocking medical conspiracy in America during the covid era. expose-news.com 'Do No Harm: The Clifton Dawley Story' tells the story of Clifton Dawley, whose son believes his father died due to covid hospital protocols. It is a powerful and thought-provoking documentary that …

Rhoda Wilson (2024-06-21). Network Rail covertly monitors people's emotions using facial recognition and AI; it hasn't gone down well with the UK public. expose-news.com During the past two years, eight train stations around the UK tested artificial intelligence ("AI") surveillance technology with CCTV cameras. Thousands of people catching trains likely had their faces scanned by cameras …

Rhoda Wilson (2024-06-21). DEI in aviation is making flying less safe. expose-news.com Earlier this month, former FAA test pilot Brett Vance host of Jet Jockeys and retired chiropractor and airline captain Kevin Stillwagon discussed diversity, equity, and inclusion ("DEI") in commercial aviation. "I'm convinced …

Rhoda Wilson (2024-06-21). The Powers That Be wanted to enslave humanity. Instead, they caused a Great Awakening. expose-news.com Yesterday, Neil Oliver — a Scottish broadcaster who hosts the podcast Neil Oliver's Love Letter to the World and The Neil Oliver Show on GB News — joined Tucker Carlson to discuss …

geo.tv (2024-06-21). Indian court blocks PM Modi opponent Kejriwal's release from prison. geo.tv Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal speaks during a public rally in Guwahati on April 2, 2023. — AFP

geo.tv (2024-06-21). Trump's presidential campaign receives boost of $50m by single donor. geo.tv Republican presidential candidate and former US President Donald Trump reacts on stage during a campaign rally in Richmond, Virginia, US March 2, 2024. — Reuters | General view of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, January 3, 2019. —REUTERSThe capital of United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi, has introduced a new law under which social media influencers and marketing companies must obtain a licence for advertising and promotion of products and…

geo.tv (2024-06-21). South China flooding death toll soars to 47. geo.tv People wade through floodwaters on a road amid heavy rainfall in Zhengzhou, Henan province, China. — Reuters/FileThe death toll as a result of heavy rains and flooding in southern China's Guangdong province has risen sharply to 47 on Friday, as per the state media.With deluges in…

geo.tv (2024-06-21). Fate of UK's richest family hangs in the balance. geo.tv Gopichand Hinduja , Prakash and Srichand Hinduja leave a New Delhi court room in January 2001. — AFP/FileFour members of Britain's richest family known as the Hindujas, who have been accused of human trafficking and exploiting staff at their mansion in Geneva, will have their fate…

Staff (2024-06-21). The Hidden History of Juneteenth w/ Dr. Gerald Horne. youtube.com Juneteenth, now recognized as a federal holiday in the United States, marks the day in 1865 when General Gordon Granger shared the news to enslaved people in Texas that they had been freed. However, Dr. Gerald Horne, author of "The Counter-Revolution of 1776: Slave Resistance and the Origins of the United States of America," argues …

His Excellency Carlo Maria Viganà≤ (2024-06-21). Video: Archbishop Carlo Vigano. A False Pandemic and The Imposition of A False Vaccine. A Criminal Plan of World Depopulation. globalresearch.ca

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2024-06-21). There Never Was a "New Corona Virus", There Never Was a Pandemic. globalresearch.ca The official story is that a dangerous new coronavirus was detected in Wuhan, PRC. It had not been isolated, it's identity had not been confirmed. And then in February, the name of the "new virus" was changed to SARS-CoV-2, a virus first detected 20 years ago in 2003.

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2024-06-21). Ukraine's Neo-Nazi Government Is Supported by the International Community. Adolph Hitler is "The Torchbearer of Democracy" in Ukraine. globalresearch.ca

Pressenza New York (2024-06-21). The Invisibles: About Mass Persecution of Dissidents in Ukraine. pressenza.com "We insist on respect for human rights," Chilean President Gabriel Boric made such a message at the peace summit in Switzerland. Indeed, the current Russian-Ukrainian military conflict has catastrophic humanitarian consequences and the issue of respect for human rights within the framework of this conflict is perhaps the main issue. | By Pavel Volkov | In January 2024, thanks to Jeffrey Sachs and Elon Musk, the world learned about the death of the American and Chilean blogger Gonzalo Lira in a Ukrainian prison. According to the Security Service of Ukraine (SSU), the blogger "denied Russian war crimes," accused th…

ICRC (2024-06-21). Cyber operations create additional risks for people's security and well-being. icrc.org Statement | Minister Cho Tae-yul, Excellencies,The International Committee of the Red Cross shares the Republic of Korea's concern about the potential human cost of cyber operations during armed conflict.The ICRC works to protect and assist people affected by ov…

ICRC (2024-06-21). Humanitarian Visa d'Or: Hugh Kinsella Cunningham wins for documenting the plight of civilians in the DRC. icrc.org

ICRC (2024-06-21). The ICRC's Assembly elects a new member. icrc.org News release | Ms Sapina is an experienced leader in the humanitarian sector.

ICRC (2024-06-21). China: Regional seminar held to empower military's operational legal advisors. icrc.org

Costanoan Rumsen Carmel Tribe (2024-06-21). Sunday 7/14: Dancing Our Ancestors Home. indybay.org Rumsen Village of Tucutnut | Garland Ranch Regional Park, 700 W Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley…

National Alopecia Areata Foundation (2024-06-21). Saturday 9/28: Walk for Alopecia. indybay.org Golden Gate Park Music Concourse…

CivicSpark, Oakland EcoBlock (2024-06-21). Saturday 7/13: Building Decarbonization x Energy Justice Teach-In. indybay.org Animal Rights Center (2414 6th St. Berkeley, CA)…

Khubaka, Michael Harris (2024-06-21). 58 CA Counties, 100+ CA Cities and CA Corporations consider California Juneteenth Holiday. indybay.org 1849 California Constitution Convention in Colton Hall, Monterey offers interesting connections to our 2024-2025 efforts to align California Juneteenth Holiday to US Juneteenth Federal Holiday…

David Giesen (2024-06-21). Monday 7/1: Meet SF Mayoral candidates one at a time with Red Hill Jumps! indybay.org Notable House, on the southside of Bernal Hill | 189 Ellsworth St. | San Francisco…

Brenda Norrell (2024-06-21). Vigil for Freedom for Leonard Peltier in San Francisco: 'Let Leonard breathe fresh air'. indybay.org The Prayer Vigil for Freedom for Leonard Peltier held at the U.S. Department of Justice in San Francisco honored the Ohlone people whose land the people stood on, and honored Peltier for the stand he took for the Lakota people on Pine Ridge before he was imprisoned 49 years ago. | "It would be very cruel if the parole board denies him his freedom," said Tony Gonzales, AIM West, pointing out that Peltier's last parole hearing was in 2009. The vigil was held on June 10, the same day as Peltier's parole hearing at Coleman Prison in Florida.

Oakland Privacy (2024-06-21). Wednesday 7/10: Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State. indybay.org Please email contact@oaklandprivacy.org a few days before the meeting to get up-to-date location information or obtain Zoom meeting access info.

Ceasefire Postcards (2024-06-21). Sunday 6/23: Ceasefire Postcards Pop-Up. indybay.org Heyma Coffee, 1122 University Ave, Berkeley CA…

reenvia Red Latina sin fronteras (2024-06-21). Europa_Cárceles E$pañolas: Libertad para Amadeu Casellas. indybay.org

Norman Solomon (2024-06-21). When U.S. Officials Show You Who They Are, Believe Them. indybay.org Credible criminality on a vast scale…

Angela (2024-06-21). Sunday 6/23: Palo Alto Vigil for the Children of Gaza. indybay.org Corner of Town & Country Village | 855 El Camino Real | Palo Alto, CA…

Bernhard Trautvetter (2024-06-21). Military poisoning of society. indybay.org Military, political and social leaders are misrepresenting the genesis of the Ukraine war with half-truths, for example by hiding CIA chief Burns' memo against NATO's eastward expansion; they are building a rollback of society on such misinformation by permeating many areas of society with militarization.

Planned Parenthood Mar Monte (2024-06-21). Wednesday 6/26: Centering LGBTQIA+ Experiences: The Future of Abortion Access. indybay.org Virtual – Zoom details will be emailed registrants the Monday prior to the event.

Coalition To End Factory Farming, Yes On J! (2024-06-21). Saturday 7/13: Super Saturday For Yes On J! indybay.org 112 Glacier Ct, Petaluma, CA…

Angela (2024-06-21). Saturday 6/22: Free virtual screening of the drama fiction short "Strawberry" indybay.org Zoom | us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_PrxL…

Generation Ratify in solidarity w (2024-06-21). Thursday 6/20: All Movement Call: Our Bodies, Our Choice! Youth Fighting for Our Right to Abortion. indybay.org Virtual event – join from anywhere…

Coalition To End Factory Farming, Yes On J (2024-06-21). Sunday 6/30: Charlie Acre's Sanctuary Workday. indybay.org 3210 Napa Rd, Sonoma, CA 95476…

San Francisco Public Library (2024-06-21). Wednesday 7/10: Electrify Your Home. indybay.org San Francisco Main Library, Koret Auditorium | 100 Larkin Street | San Francisco, CA 94102…

Khubaka, Michael Harris (2024-06-21). Saturday 6/22: Kickoff for 2025 California Juneteenth Official Paid Holiday Campaign. indybay.org Historic Folsom Lite Rail | Leidesdorff Plaza…

Ron Lampi (2024-06-21). Thursday 6/20: The New Age Vision. indybay.org Avalon Visions | 2815 Porter Street, Soquel, 95073…

Angela (2024-06-21). Saturday 6/22: San Diego Weekly Peace Vigil for Palestine. indybay.org Entry to Ocean Beach | Sunset Cliffs Blvd and W Point Loma Blvd | San Diego, CA…

Angela (2024-06-21). Sunday 6/23: Free virtual screening of the documentary film "Where the Olive Trees Weep" indybay.org Zoom | us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_7RDS…

Nayvin Gordon, M.D. (2024-06-21). Psychopathic Politicians Provoke World War and Nuclear Annihilation. indybay.org The People must use their right to rebel against the psychopathic plans for world war…

Labor Video Project (2024-06-21). Trump Rallies Fascists in Detroit & Struggle in UAW & Labor Movement with UAW Frank Hammer. indybay.org Former president Trump went to Detroit for a rally at a Black church and at the national conference of the fascist Turning Point USA. A small protest rally took place and former UAW 909 president Frank Hammer talks about the rise of fascism an the failure of the UAW and labor movement along with the left to confront the danger.

isabella (2024-06-21). Private Foundations Gave $3.2 Billion in Grants to National Donor-Advised Funds in 2022. inequality.org

Chris Mills Rodrigo (2024-06-21). Cracks in the Wealth Extraction System. inequality.org

krish-rad_ind (2024-06-21). The Crackdown on Campus Protests is Just Beginning. inthesetimes.com

latintimes (2024-06-21). Border shelters run low on food and hygiene products as migrants stay longer amid crackdown. latintimes.com Tougher measures imposed both in the U.S. and Mexico mean that those in Juarez face greater uncertainty about their future…

latintimes (2024-06-21). Republican women are more motivated to vote for Trump than Democrats for Biden, poll shows. latintimes.com Women across different groups are feeling anxious and frustrated about the elections. Nevertheless, GOP women feel more energized to head to the polls…

latintimes (2024-06-21). Republican Florida senators seek hearing on border crossings by people on terror watchlists. latintimes.com Rick Scott and Marco Rubio wrote a letter to Senate Homeland Security Committee Chair Gary Peters demanding a hearing be held…

latintimes (2024-06-21). Man accused of killing Rachel Morin had been deported before the crime, ICE says. latintimes.com Victor Antonio Martinez-Hernandez is the main suspect in the 2023 case…

latintimes (2024-06-21). Asian Markets Retreat After Tech Losses Hobble Wall St. latintimes.com

latintimes (2024-06-21). Mexican iconic rock band El Tri to perform at trilingual concert in San Jose, promoting inclusion and accessibility. latintimes.com Mexico's iconic rock band El Tri to Perform at trilingual concert in San Jose, promoting inclusion and accessibility…

latintimes (2024-06-21). Colombia Sex Tourism Boom Lures Foreigners Seeking Underage Girls. latintimes.com Once synonymous with lawlessness, the birthplace of Pablo Escobar has become a trendy hotspot for tourists and digital nomads drawn to its mountainous landscapes and vibrant nightlife.

latintimes (2024-06-21). Fentanyl precursors from China keep on flowing to Mexico despite enforcement efforts. latintimes.com Chinese chemical firms have done minor adjustments to evade scrutiny and largely resumed their activities as the U.S. continues grappling with the opioid epidemic…

latintimes (2024-06-21). Trump says he'd give green cards to all foreigners who graduate from college; campaign quickly walks it back. latintimes.com His campaign's press secretary said the program would have an "aggressive vetting process" and would exclude "radical Islamists, Hamas supporters, America haters," among others…

latintimes (2024-06-21). Trump Teams Up With Rappers To Attract Young Black Voters. latintimes.com Trump seems to be actively working on attracting young voters of color by involving both famous names and local artists, intending to reach out to non-Republican communities.

latintimes (2024-06-21). Miami judge to determine whether long-time Cuban spy recently sentenced should restitute victims. latintimes.com Prosecutors say Manuel Rocha shouldn't make any such payments, as the only victim is the U.S. government…

latintimes (2024-06-21). Haiti PM Touts New Police Chief In Fight Against Violent Gangs. latintimes.com Rameau Normil was appointed director-general of the troubled Caribbean nation's police force on Wednesday, replacing Frantz Elbe.

latintimes (2024-06-21). Latino voters prioritize pathway to citizenship for undocumented migrants as way to alleviate crisis. latintimes.com Pocketbook issues such as affordability remain at the top of the list for Latino voters. But now they are also seeking answers to the migrant crisis.

latintimes (2024-06-21). Search of gold bar value puts Sen. Bob Menendez in hotter water during bribery trial. latintimes.com The embattled lawmaker stands accused of taking bribes in cash, gold and a luxury car in exchange for political influence…

latintimes (2024-06-21). Peso Pluma introduces "Éxodo": a few surprises including rap and EDM but not enough for his promises. latintimes.com His corridos tumbados are mostly predictable, but his hiphop and rap are refreshing…

latintimes (2024-06-21). One Year After Wagner Uprising, Putin More Powerful Than Ever. latintimes.com When Russian paramilitary chief Yevgeny Prigozhin sent his Wagner mercenaries charging towards Moscow last year in a short-lived rebellion, President Vladimir Putin looked weak and vulnerable.

latintimes (2024-06-21). Argentina Has Surplus Harvest, But Farmers Want More From Milei. latintimes.com Though the country's farmers largely gave their votes to President Javier Milei in the November election, they now want him to deliver on promises to slash taxes and ease exchange rate controls.

latintimes (2024-06-21). California safety board approves heat protection measures for indoor workers. latintimes.com The decision is set to impact some 1.4 million workers and almost 200,000 establishments. It exempts prisons…

latintimes (2024-06-21). MLB's Latino of the night: Fernando Tatis Jr. contributes with four hits as Padres walk it off against Brewers. latintimes.com Fernando Tatis Jr. has two four-hit games this season and both of them have come in the month of June…

latintimes (2024-06-21). Alleged Sinaloa Cartel members charged over murder at Miami hotel. latintimes.com Two people are accused of killing a man at an adults-only hotel in 2022…

latintimes (2024-06-21). Migrants who died crossing the border remain waiting to de identified in morgues in Arizona, Florida. latintimes.com The remains of at least 1,500 undocumented immigrants who died trying to cross the border remain waiting to be identified in morgues along border cities…

latintimes (2024-06-21). Karol G's "Si antes te hubiera conocido" is more than just a catchy merengue. latintimes.com Colombian superstar Karol G has made a stunning foray into merengue with her latest track "Si antes te hubiera conocido." The song is more than a catchy merengue…

Peoples Dispatch (2024-06-21). The people's struggle will free Leonard Peltier. peoplesdispatch.org Earlier this month, Leonard Peltier, world-renowned Indigenous freedom fighter and the longest-held political prisoner in the United States, had his The movement to free Peltier now awaits the decision resulting from that hearing, on whether or not Peltier will receive parole and be able to go home after almost half a century behind bars. | For more perspective on Peltier's case, Peoples Dispatch spoke to Gloria La Riva,…

Arjun Singh (2024-06-21). The World After Billionaire Media. levernews.com

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2024-06-21). "We Need Icebreakers" — and More Strategic Partnerships. libya360.wordpress.com Pepe Escobar The U.S. "containment" of the Russia-China strategic partnership is already unravelling in real time. The St. Petersburg forum offered a wealth of crucial sessions discussing connectivity corridors. One of the key ones was on the Northern Sea Route (NSR) — or, in Chinese terminology, the Arctic Silk Road: the number one future alternative to the…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2024-06-21). The Russia-North Korea Comprehensive Strategic Partnership. libya360.wordpress.com Simon Westwood On June 19, 2024, Russia and North Korea signed a landmark defence agreement during President Vladimir Putin's state visit to North Korea on the invitation of the Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un. The agreement was officially named as "Treaty on the Comprehensive Strategic Partnership." The contours of the agreement are yet to be…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2024-06-21). A New Multipolar Security System Based on 'Pax Rossiya'. libya360.wordpress.com Strategic Culture Foundation Editorial The BRICS multipolar world order is a welcome alternative to the mayhem of the Western-dominated system. The principles of fairness and cooperation are laudable and necessary to implement. For several years now, Russia, China and other members of the expanding BRICS alliance have been formulating progressive trade and financial relations of…

MEE staff (2024-06-21). Armenia recognises state of Palestine. middleeasteye.net

MEE staff (2024-06-21). Armenia recognises state of Palestine. middleeasteye.net

Oscar Rickett (2024-06-21). Leanne Mohamad: Could anger over Gaza topple a Labour heavyweight? middleeasteye.net Leanne Mohamad: Could anger over Gaza topple a Labour heavyweight? | | On the campaign trail in East London with the young British Palestinian woman looking to unseat Wes Streeting | Driving along a street in Ilford, a few miles from where East London meets the county of Essex, a middle-…

Editor (2024-06-21). Red Reviews: "Wages, Price, and Profit" mronline.org Karl Marx is best known in the realm of political economy for his great work, Capital. Marx is the original theorist, together with his associate Friedrich Engels, of scientific socialism. Marx wrote Capital in order to expose the inner workings of capitalism, so that workers could understand the system behind their exploitation, how this system …

Editor (2024-06-21). China Rejects US-Led Auction of Venezuelan Company CITGO. mronline.org 'We oppose illegal U.S. unilateral sanctions and far-reaching jurisdiction against Venezuela,' Diplomat Lin stated. On Tuesday, China strongly condemned the seizure of CITGO Petroleum Corporation by U.S. authorities, calling the move a flagrant violation of international law. "The forced sale constitutes a new episode of the multifaceted aggression carried out by United States institutions against …

Staff (2024-06-21). Famous MMA fighter Jeff Monson converts to Islam. muslimmirror.com By Muslim Mirror Desk Jeff Monson, a renowned figure in the world of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), has announced his conversion to Islam. The news broke on June 21, 2024, when Monson, also known as "The Snowman," shared his spiritual journey with his fans and the media. Monson, who has had an illustrious career in …

Staff (2024-06-21). CBI registered FIR into UGC-NET paper leak case. muslimmirror.com New Delhi : The CBI registered an FIR into the UGC-NET paper leak case on Thursday against unidentified persons on a reference from the Union Education Ministry, officials said. The UGC-NET, 2024, exam for the selection of junior research fellows, assistant professors and PhD scholars was conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on June …

Staff (2024-06-21). Hate speeches and the spiral of hatred in the build-up to the April 2024 General Elections. muslimmirror.com By Irfan Engineer, Neha Dabhade and Mithila Raut The month of April 2024, witnessed dramatic rise in communal discourse and targeting of Muslim minorities during election campaign for the 18th Lok Sabha. Even the Prime Minister of India delivered hate speeches in no less than ten occasions, according to the monthly monitoring of Centre for Study …

Staff (2024-06-21). APCR Fact-Finding: A report on Medak communal violence. muslimmirror.com By Muslim Mirror Desk Background: Clashes Erupt in Medak Over Bakrid Sacrificial Animals Tensions escalated in Medak district, Telangana, following disputes over Minhaj ul Uloom Madrasa's procurement and intended sacrifice of oxen for Bakrid. Allegations from right-wing factions claiming the animals were cows provoked strong objections, leading to confrontations and resulting in injuries and property …

Staff (2024-06-21). Famous MMA fighter Jeff Monson converts to Islam. muslimmirror.com By Muslim Mirror Desk Jeff Monson, a renowned figure in the world of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), has announced his conversion to Islam. The news broke on June 21, 2024, when Monson, also known as "The Snowman," shared his spiritual journey with his fans and the media. Monson, who has had an illustrious career in …

Staff (2024-06-21). SC refuses to defer NEET counselling, issues notices on plea to cancel exam. muslimmirror.com By Muslim Mirror Staff The Supreme Court on Friday refused to defer the counselling for the controversy-ridden NEET-UG 2024 examination scheduled to kick off on July 6, saying it is not an "open and shut" process. The apex court issued notices to the National Testing Agency (NTA), the Centre and others on a petition seeking …

Staff (2024-06-21). SC refuses to defer NEET counselling, issues notices on plea to cancel exam. muslimmirror.com By Muslim Mirror Staff The Supreme Court on Friday refused to defer the counselling for the controversy-ridden NEET-UG 2024 examination scheduled to kick off on July 6, saying it is not an "open and shut" process. The apex court issued notices to the National Testing Agency (NTA), the Centre and others on a petition seeking …

Staff (2024-06-21). APCR Fact-Finding: A report on Medak communal violence. muslimmirror.com By Muslim Mirror Desk Background: Clashes Erupt in Medak Over Bakrid Sacrificial Animals Tensions escalated in Medak district, Telangana, following disputes over Minhaj ul Uloom Madrasa's procurement and intended sacrifice of oxen for Bakrid. Allegations from right-wing factions claiming the animals were cows provoked strong objections, leading to confrontations and resulting in injuries and property …

Staff (2024-06-21). CBI registered FIR into UGC-NET paper leak case. muslimmirror.com New Delhi : The CBI registered an FIR into the UGC-NET paper leak case on Thursday against unidentified persons on a reference from the Union Education Ministry, officials said. The UGC-NET, 2024, exam for the selection of junior research fellows, assistant professors and PhD scholars was conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on June …

Staff (2024-06-21). Hate speeches and the spiral of hatred in the build-up to the April 2024 General Elections. muslimmirror.com By Irfan Engineer, Neha Dabhade and Mithila Raut The month of April 2024, witnessed dramatic rise in communal discourse and targeting of Muslim minorities during election campaign for the 18th Lok Sabha. Even the Prime Minister of India delivered hate speeches in no less than ten occasions, according to the monthly monitoring of Centre for Study …

Alexis Sterling (2024-06-21). Congress demands answers from Chief Justice Roberts on Supreme Court ethics scandals. nationofchange.org Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Jamie Raskin press Chief Justice John Roberts on ethics standards amid controversies involving Justices Clarence Thomas and Samuel Alito.

Alexandra Jacobo (2024-06-21). Essential jobs and public school teachers in the US fail to provide living wages. nationofchange.org Home health aides, retail salespersons, fast-food workers, and public school teachers are essential to the economy and society, yet their wages fall far short of the cost of living.

Ruth Milka (2024-06-21). Global consensus: Majority support quick fossil fuel phaseout, even in top producing nations. nationofchange.org

Connor Freeman (2024-06-21). US: Ukraine Can Strike 'Anywhere' Russian Forces May Cross Border. news.antiwar.com Ukraine has been authorized to use US-supplied weapons to strike the Russian mainland wherever Moscow's troops are advancing from across the border, National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan told PBS on Tuesday. The Pentagon also reiterated the escalatory change in policy on Thursday. Ukraine has suffered hundreds of thousands of casualties and continues losing territory in …

Kyle Anzalone (2024-06-21). US-Supported Rutte to Become Next NATO Secretary General. news.antiwar.com Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte will be named the next secretary general of the North Atlantic alliance. The White House backed his ascension to become NATO's top civilian official. Rutte will replace outgoing Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg. In his bid for the job, Rutte has secured support from all 32 member states and is expected …

Samjah Iman (2024-06-21). How Black Women Are Leading The 'Slow Living' Movement. newsone.com

Editor at NewsOne (2024-06-21). Clarence Thomas Goes Out Of His Way To Dissent As SCOTUS Upholds Gun Law Protecting Domestic Abuse Victims. newsone.com Clarence Thomas went out of his way to dissent in an 8-1 Supreme Court decision upholding a law banning domestic abusers under restraining orders from legally having guns.

Editor at NewsOne (2024-06-21). Fordyce, Arkansas Mass Shooting: Deadly Gunfire Happened In City That Is 51% Black. newsone.com Source: Google Maps | The deadly mass shooting that broke out Friday afternoon at or outside of a grocery store in Arkansas happened in a small town with a predominately Black population. | Details of the shooting in Fordyce were still developing, but at least two people were killed and nine total people were shot by the gunfire at the Mad Butcher supermarket, according to news coverage from

Christopher Smith (2024-06-21). Ludacris Talks Black Culture, Shared Atlanta History, With Urban One CEO Alfred Liggins: 'I Begged Hot 97 For An Internship'. newsone.com Source: Urban One | Rapper and actor On Wednesday, the

Ana Vraƒçar (2024-06-21). Italy's new regional autonomy law undermines solidarity, opens door to public service commercialization. peoplesdispatch.org After securing the most votes in the European Parliament election, Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni achieved another victory in the national parliament. On June 19, parliamentarians voted in favor of a bill on differentiated autonomy, which devolves decision-making powers on key areas to the regions. The Calderoli law, named after the minister of regional affairs who spearheaded it, is expected to increase existing inequalities between southern and northern Italy. The new legislation will decentralize decision-making on education, health, public services, and culture, among other areas, as well as financing…

Alan Rossi Silva (2024-06-21). 29 years without Jonas Salk: against the normalization of the absurd. peoplesdispatch.org "The people, I would say. There is no patent. Could you patent the sun?" This was The interviewer's question is also striking: "Who owns the patent on this vaccine?" Murrow did not ask whether anyone would hold a patent on this invention. The way this question is framed conveys a…

Brasil de Fato (2024-06-21). "Jorge Glas is in poor health and is at risk of suicide," says Andrés Arauz. peoplesdispatch.org The former vice-president of Ecuador, Jorge Glas, is in poor health and is "at risk of suicide" in Ecuadorian prison, said André's Arauz, a representative of the Citizen Revolution Movement and a former Ecuadorian presidential candidate. Glas has been in prison since he was kidnapped from the Mexican embassy in Quito by the government of Daniel Noboa in April of this year. | Read more:

Vicki Gass (2024-06-21). Two elections, two outcomes: Prospects for human rights in Guatemala and El Salvador. peoplesworld.org On January 15, 2024, president-elect Bernardo Arévalo of the Semilla Party was inaugurated after five tense months since he was elected on August 20, 2023. (Inauguration day in Guatemala is usually held on January 14 but constitutional challenges to president-elect Arévalo delayed the ceremony nine hours until shortly after midnight.) Guatemalans from all sectors (led …

Sebastiaan Faber (2024-06-21). Recovering the Black antifascist tradition in U.S. history. peoplesworld.org "Recovering the Black antifascist tradition means recovering the best features of the left in U.S. history," say authors Jeanelle Hope and Bill Mullen. The roots of fascism lay right here in the United States. In fact, anti-Blackness is a persistent feature of fascism in all its forms. But there is a long lineage of Black …

John Bachtell (2024-06-21). Triple role of People's World. peoplesworld.org Editor's Note: These remarks were delivered to the session celebrating the 100th birthday of People's World at the 32nd National Convention of the Communist Party USA, June 7, 2024, Chicago. On your way here you crossed Ida B. Wells Drive. Chicago renamed this parkway to honor the great African American journalist and crusader against lynch …

Javier Arana Villasusa (2024-06-21). "Free Assange" exhibition in Cuba. plenglish.com The exhibition will be inaugurated at 4: 00 p.m. local time and will show the artists' particular vision of Australian journalist and activist Julian Assange and the judicial process against him, according to the institution. | "Free Assange" is part of the exhibitions taking place within the I International Biennial of Political Humor, Havana 2024, in its venue in this capital, until june the 28th with the central theme of denouncing the empowerment of neo-fascism in today's world.

Juan M. Garcia (2024-06-21). Cuban sports official denounces effects of US blockade. plenglish.com Havana, Jun 21 (Prensa Latina) The director of International Relations at the Cuban Sports Institute (INDER), Gisleidy Sosa, stated that on Thursday that in recent months, the sector have been affected by more than three million dollars in damage as a result of the United States blockade.

Ileana Ferrer Fonte (2024-06-21). Document signed by presidential candidates backs peace in Venezuela. plenglish.com Caracas, Jun 21 (Prensa Latina) Eight of ten presidential candidates who will participate in the July 28 elections in Venezuela signed an agreement to recognize their results, a majority of support amid denunciations of probable acts of violence.

Elsy Fors Garzon (2024-06-21). Puerto Rican pro-independence organizations sign declaration. plenglish.com Member entities of the Boricua Independence Front, such as the Puerto Rican Independence Party Committee of New York, Puertorriqueños Unidos en Acción, El Grito, El País Posible and other patriotic entities such as the Hostosiano del Norte Institute, the Institute of International Relations and the àëin Negrón Movement, submitted the report. | "Puerto Rico is a nation occupied, intervened and dominated politically, economically, legally and militarily by a foreign power called the United States of America. This, as a result of the belligerent military invasion of July 25, 1898," the text reads. | Despite 126…

Luis Linares Petrov (2024-06-21). China ratifies willingness to strengthen strategic ties with Pakistan. plenglish.com Islamabad, Jun 21 (Prensa Latina) The Minister of the International Department of the Communist Party of China, Liu Jianchao, affirmed that his country will continue to strengthen the strategic cooperative partnership with Pakistan.

Javier Arana Villasusa (2024-06-21). "Unblock Cuba" events in Euskadi and other Spanish regions. plenglish.com Madrid, Jun 21 (Prensa Latina) The Basque locality of Lezama, Euskadi, will be one of the major scenarios in Spain where the "Unblock Cuba!" campaign will be held, organizers informed today.

Ileana Ferrer Fonte (2024-06-21). Russian University grants Cuban doctor honorary degree. plenglish.com Moscow, Jun 21 (Prensa Latina) The Russian Transport University has granted Dr. Gustavo Cobreiro, former dean of the University of Havana, the Title Doctor Honoris Causa, Prensa Latina learnt on Friday.

Ana Luisa Brown (2024-06-21). Uruguayan Senate urged to debate euthanasia bill. plenglish.com This was a reaction to the delayed debate of a proposed law that the ruling National Party's bench decided to postpone. | The legislative project is being studied by the Senate Commission, which has not met for two months. | The organizations Empatia Uruguay and Muerte Asistida Digna Uruguay (MADU) issued a statement in which they expressed their 'deep regret' for the 'lack of progress in the treatment of the draft bill,' which was approved by the Chamber of Deputies and at the upper chamber in late 2022. | In a press release, both groups expressed concern about reports of 'inadmissible interference by the execu…

Javier Arana Villasusa (2024-06-21). Latin America and the Caribbean exceeds cases of dengue fever in 2023. plenglish.com Washington, Jun 21 (Prensa Latina) With more than 9.3 million cases of dengue fever, Latin America and the Caribbean today has doubled the number of cases registered in all of 2023, according to the latest epidemiological update issued by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO).

Ileana Ferrer Fonte (2024-06-21). Cuba Destination seeks to expand presence on China's platforms. plenglish.com Guangzhou, China, Jun 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba seeks to obtain the Welcome Chinese Certification and insert it in China's applications to promote tourism and the Havana-Beijing direct flight, a specialized source commented on Friday.

Javier Arana Villasusa (2024-06-21). China and the United States hold anti-drug talks. plenglish.com Beijing, June 21 (Prensa Latina) The director of the National Narcotics Control Commission of China, Wang Xiaohong, met here today with the Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy of the United States, Rahul Gupta.

Javier Arana Villasusa (2024-06-21). Anything but the extreme right wing, French union warns. plenglish.com Paris, Jun 21 (Prensa Latina) The general secretary of the French Democratic Confederation of Labor (CFDT), Marylise Léon, reiterated today the total rejection of that union to the extreme right, in view of the possibility of its coming to power.

Javier Arana Villasusa (2024-06-21). Russia to simplify visa process for Latin America and Africa. plenglish.com Moscow, Jun 21 (Prensa Latina) Russia is working to simplify the visa system with the countries of the BRICS group and other Latin American and African nations, the Minister of Economic Development, Maxim Reshetnikov, said today.

Germán Gorraiz López (2024-06-21). Is the United States preparing a coup against Zelenski? pressenza.com The Pentagon would have already seen its objective of preventing Russian expansion by having it encircled at its borders fulfilled, while the US Congress and Senate would already consider the Ukrainian conflict as a bottomless pit that should be immediately ended. | Does Zelensky intend NATO's entry into the Ukrainian conflict? | Within the action-reaction dynamic of the new Cold War 2.0 scenario, Putin ordered his country's Armed Forces to conduct tactical nuclear weapons maneuvers on the southern border with Ukraine.Likewise, Putin warned that "the use of Western weaponry by Ukraine against Russian territory co…

Independent Media Institute (2024-06-21). For-Profit Charter Schools Provide an Entryway for Private Investors to Exploit Public Education. pressenza.com For-profit operators and their investors use complex business arrangements and networks of related companies to enrich themselves and do little to improve education. By Jeff Bryant Ever since charter schools were created in the 1990s, there's been a persistent question1 of whether or…

Mark Lesseraux (2024-06-21). How to Avoid Whiplash in 2024 and 2025. pressenza.com Parallel Realities: | Over the course of the last ten to twelve months, I've had conversations with more than a few of my fellow Democrats (I'm still officially on the books as a member of the Democratic Party) about an array of topics. Most of the individuals that I've had these discussions with are intelligent, largely open-minded people, some of whom I've known and cared a lot about for decades. The majority of these folks are people I can talk to and listen to and have a gratifying exchange of ideas with on just about any topic. I have learned from these people. I respect these people. | There is, how…

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Russian presidential aide, Azerbaijani deputy PM due in Iran to open key rail link. presstv.ir Iran's railway link between Rasht and the Caspian Port will enable sea-to-sea rail freight transport.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Pro-Palestinian demonstrators condemn Paris arms fair amid Gaza conflict. presstv.ir Pro-Palestinian demonstrators were seen protesting against the Eurosatory 2024 defense and security trade show in Paris.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Oil depots on fire in Russia's Rostov region after drone attack: Officials. presstv.ir Several oil storage tanks were on fire after a drone attack early on Tuesday in the town of Azov in Russia.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Analysis: How presidential hopefuls outlined economic, social welfare plans in 2nd debate. presstv.ir Six candidates in a race for the presidency of the Islamic Republic of Iran unveiled their comprehensive economic and social welfare blueprints during the second televised debate on Thursday.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Guardians of the sky: Iran says Air Defense Force monitoring enemy's slightest movement. presstv.ir The commander of the Iranian Army's Air Defense Force hails the force's strong stewardship of the country's airspace.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Tear gas fired as hundreds in Kenya continue protest against tax hikes. presstv.ir Police fire tear gas as Kenyans took to the streets.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Thousands of demonstrators rally in Paris against the far right. presstv.ir Thousands of demonstrators gather at the Place de la Republique in Paris to protest against the far right.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Thousands evacuated as floods and landslides cause chaos in East China's Fujian. presstv.ir Severe flooding and landslides wreaked havoc in southeast China leading to evacuation of over 35,000 locals.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Russia's Pacific Fleet holds naval drills off Kamchatka Peninsula. presstv.ir The Pacific Fleet of the Russian Navy holds exercises June 18-28 in the waters of the Pacific Ocean.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Iran, Russia, Azerbaijan inaugurate Rasht-Caspian railway. presstv.ir The 37-kilometer railway completes the Qazvin-Rasht rail route, and connects the city of Rasht to the Caspian Sea.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Iran rejects US claims, backs resolution of Yemen crisis via diplomatic channels: UN envoy. presstv.ir Iran's UN ambassador backs resolution of Yemeni crisis via diplomatic channels.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). EU to formally launch Ukraine membership talks next week. presstv.ir The bloc will vote in the formal EU accession process for both Ukraine and Moldova on Friday.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Iran says reserves right to give proper response to Canada's blacklisting of IRGC. presstv.ir Iran strongly condemns Canada's move to designate the IRGC as a "terrorist organization."

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). China warns EU of potential 'trade war' as tensions heighten. presstv.ir China's commerce ministry has stated that the European Union has further heightened trade disputes, raising concerns about the possibility of a trade war.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Migrant shipwrecks off Italy leave 11 dead. presstv.ir Bodies of eleven migrants recovered by the German aid group RESQSHIP were brought to Italy's Lampedusa.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). California robbery: Surveillance footage shows 20 robbers breaking into US jewellery store. presstv.ir Surveillance footage shows 20 people breaking into a jewellery store in Sunnyvale, California, smashing the display cases and making off with the items.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Poll of Polls: Where do candidates stand ahead of June 28 presidential election. presstv.ir With one week to go until the June 28 snap presidential election in the Islamic Republic of Iran, voters are weighing their options to elect the most efficient candidate.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Armenia officially recognizes Palestine as state. presstv.ir The Foreign Ministry of Armenia announces that it is recognizing the state of Palestine.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Iran summons Italian ambassador over Canada's blacklisting of IRGC. presstv.ir Iran's Foreign Ministry has summoned the Italian ambassador to Tehran in protest at the Canadian government's decision to blacklist the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) as a so-called "terrorist" entity.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). 1000s of young Kenyans protest tax hikes. presstv.ir Young demonstrators took to the streets in Nairobi.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Highlights: Second debate in 2024 Iran presidential election. presstv.ir Highlights of the second televised debate of the 2024 Iranian presidential election with participation of six candidates.

presstv.ir (2024-06-21). Iran proposes areas for energy cooperation among SCO members. presstv.ir Iran's energy minister says Tehran has proposed seven areas for strengthening cooperation among member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).

Ben Manski (2024-06-21). Protests Matter in Election Years—and This Year's Had Plenty. progressive.org Whether or not they impact election results in the way we expect, protests and their larger movements will carry weight on November 5.

SAM (2024-06-21). Dozens Quitting U.S. Military Over Gaza In Protest. progressivehub.net MIKE PRYSNER | THE EMPIRE FILES…

ptcnews.tv (2024-06-21). Hajj 2024: 98 Indians died of natural causes during pilgrimage, says Centre. ptcnews.tv Hajj 2024: At least 98 Indian pilgrims have lost their lives in Saudi Arabia during Hajj pilgrimage this year, the Foreign Minister said on Friday. All deaths were caused by "natural causes," added the ministry. | According to the government, 1,75,000 Indians have visited Saudi Arabia for hajj so far this year.Around ten countries have reported 1,081 deaths during the pilgrimage, which is one of Islam's five pillars and requires all Muslims with the means to complete it at least once. The World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that heat kills at least half a million people each year, but cautions that the tru…

ptcnews.tv (2024-06-21). Sikh activists on Canada's no-fly list lose appeal; court cites 'reasonable grounds' for terror concerns. ptcnews.tv PTC News Desk: Two Sikh extremists' request to be removed from Canada's no-fly list has been denied by a Canadian judge, which stated that there are "reasonable grounds" to believe they will endanger transportation security or use air travel to perpetrate terrorism.The Canadian Press news agency reported from Vancouver on Thursday that the Federal Court of Appeal dismissed an appeal filed by Bhagat Singh Brar and Parvkar Singh Dulai this week. The two had lost a constitutional challenge to their no-fly designations under Canada's Secure Air Travel Act.In 2018, the two were barred from boarding planes in Vancouve…

Maria Calvo (2024-06-21). Doctor cubano recibe título Honoris Causa de universidad rusa. radiohc.cu Moscú, 21 junio (RHC) La Universidad Rusa del Transporte, le confirió el Título de Doctor Honoris Causa al doctor Gustavo Cobreiro, exrector de casa de altos estudios de La Habana.

Maria Calvo (2024-06-21). Cuba acoge exposición "Free Assange" radiohc.cu La Habana, 21 junio (RHC) La Casa del ALBA Cultural, en la capital cubana, acoge este viernes la exposición colectiva "Free Assange", con 32 obras de caricaturistas de siete países.

Maria Calvo (2024-06-21). Primer ministro evalúa desarrollo socioeconómico de Cienfuegos (+Fotos). radiohc.cu Cienfuegos, Cuba, 21 junio (RHC) El primer ministro de Cuba, Manuel Marrero, visitó hoy centros productivos de esta central provincia para evaluar el desarrollo socioeconómico del territorio.

María Candela (2024-06-21). Embajador de Venezuela en ONU llama extorsionador a Marco Rubio (+Post). radiohc.cu Caracas, 21 jun (RHC) El representante permanente de Venezuela ante la ONU, Samuel Moncada, llamó este viernes extorsionador al senador estadounidense de origen cubano Marco Rubio, al proponer al presidente Joe Biden eliminar los fondos a las Naciones Unidas.

Raúl Rodríguez (2024-06-21). Argentina doblega 2-0 a Canadá en apertura de Copa América. radiohc.cu Austin, Estados Unidos, 21 jun (PL).- Argentina, actual campeona del mundo, doblegó 2-0 a Canadá en el inicio de la cuadragésima octava edición de la Copa América de fútbol, con sede en varias ciudades de los Estados Unidos.

Raúl Rodríguez (2024-06-21). España da otra clarinada en Eurocopa de fútbol. radiohc.cu Gelsenkirchen, Alemania, 21 jun (PL).- España dio otra clarinada de sus sólidas intenciones en la Eurocopa de fútbol Alemania 2024, al vencer 1-0 a Italia en el grupo B.

Maria Calvo (2024-06-21). Primer ministro evalúa desarrollo socioeconómico de Cienfuegos. radiohc.cu Cienfuegos, Cuba, 21 junio (RHC) El primer ministro de Cuba, Manuel Marrero, visitó hoy centros productivos de esta central provincia para evaluar el desarrollo socioeconómico del territorio.

Maria Calvo (2024-06-21). Estreno en Cuba de temporada Islas de Acosta Danza Yunior. radiohc.cu La Habana, 21 junio (RHC) La compañía Acosta Danza Yunior, bajo la dirección general del primer bailarín cubano Carlos Acosta, estrena hoy en el Teatro Martí de esta capital la temporada "Islas", con funciones todo este fin de semana.

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Paul Craig Roberts (2024-06-21). Biden Regime amnesties 350,000 illegal aliens. thealtworld.com The anti-American Biden Regime is fully intent on turning the once proud United States of America into a Tower of Babel. During Biden's 3.5 years in the White House, his open, undefended border policy has allowed 3.6 million immigrant-invaders to occupy large areas of the US. California and Seattle, Washington, now hire immigrant-invaders to police American citizens. When citizens are policed by illegals, is it any longer their country? | Various American cities in the hands of democrats want to legalize voting by immigrant-invaders. Democrat members of Congress want to hire immigrant-invaders as US soldiers. The…

Ryan Cristián (2024-06-21). Brad Miller Interview — A Declaration Of Military Accountability & Foreign Influence Over US Policy. thelastamericanvagabond.com Joining me today is Brad Miller, here to discuss the current status of COVID-19 injection mandates, where he thinks this agenda could go next, as well as his overview of COVID-19 as an agenda. We also discuss a very important letter that has been signed by hundreds of current and former members of the military

Derrick Broze (2024-06-21). Saudi Arabia: The Petro Dollar, China, and CBDC's. thelastamericanvagabond.com Recent viral reports claim the United States and Saudi Arabia have ended their long-standing petrodollar agreement. Are these claims based in fact? And what do recent agreements between the Saudi Kingdom and China mean for the U.S. dollar? On June 9th, 2024, a 50-year old agreement between the United States government and the Saudi kingdom

tvbrics (2024-06-21). Ethiopia launches initiatives to combat forest loss and climate change. tvbrics.com The country has also developed policies, strategies, and plans to protect foresters…

tvbrics (2024-06-21). Participants of XV International IT Forum from BRICS, SCO, Africa and Latin America share their impressions of event. tvbrics.com They spoke about sharing experience and networking with colleagues from other countries…

tvbrics (2024-06-21). Analysts forecast increase in India's annual electronics production to US$250 billion. tvbrics.com The country's authorities plan to double the number of jobs in this sphere…

tvbrics (2024-06-21). BRICS countries' tourism: revival after the pandemic. tvbrics.com The BRICS nations experiencing a surge in tourism…

tvbrics (2024-06-21). Digital Museum of China returns to life of prehistoric animals. tvbrics.com Giant mammoth skeletons will be demonstrated at the Daqing Museum in Heilongjiang province, northeastern China…

tvbrics (2024-06-21). Trickers from China to take part in the Grand Final of International Award-Competition KARDO. tvbrics.com The final competition will be held in Stavropol…

tvbrics (2024-06-21). Death toll rises due to natural disasters in Brazil's Rio Grande do Sul state. tvbrics.com Thirty-seven people are reported missing…

tvbrics (2024-06-21). Iran announces date of Ranger's Day. tvbrics.com Ranger Day aims to honour these people for their efforts to conserve biodiversity…

tvbrics (2024-06-21). South Africa's Department of Health plans to use AI to diagnose tuberculosis in miners. tvbrics.com The department has organised a specialised conference…

tvbrics (2024-06-21). Experts discuss directions of UAE Research Programme for Rain Enhancement Science. tvbrics.com The programme seeks to strengthen ties between the weather and rain enhancement scientific community locally and globally…

tvbrics (2024-06-21). Thai Foreign Ministry spokesperson Nikondet Phalangkun: Joining BRICS would allow Thailand to leverage further in advancing South-South co-operation. tvbrics.com The country wants to join the alliance at the upcoming summit…

WSWS (2024-06-21). Putin meets North Korea's Kim for summit as US, NATO threats of global war grow. wsws.org The Putin-Kim summit was a response to the attempts of the US and NATO to link the proxy conflict in Ukraine to a war drive in the Indo-Pacific.

syndication (2024-06-21). Russian Navy Ka-29 Assault Helicopter Downed Amid Massive Ukrainian Drone Attack. twz.com A Russian Navy Russian and Ukrainian Telegram channels concurred that the helicopter was downed, but offer differing accounts of how. It would be the first known loss of a Helix, a heavily armed helico…

aljazeera (2024-06-21). Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 847. aljazeera.com As the war enters its 847th day, these are the main developments.

aljazeera (2024-06-21). Japan sanctions China-based firms accused of supporting war in Ukraine. aljazeera.com Measures mark the first time Tokyo has targeted China-based companies over their alleged support for Russia's war.

themoscowtimes (2024-06-21). Germany Arrests 3 Men Suspected of Spying on Ukrainian National. themoscowtimes.com The three men were only identified as Robert A. from Ukraine, Vardges I. from Armenia and Russian citizen Arman S.

yalensis (2024-06-21). Ukraine War Day #849: The Failure of Zelensky's Piss Conference — Part I. awfulavalanche.wordpress.com Dear Readers: | Despite my flippant title, this is actually a serious piece, based on Bavyrin begins by reiterating the obvious: That Zelensky's so-called Peace Conference in Switzerland was a sham and a glaring failure. Not even the Z…

themoscowtimes (2024-06-21). Wave of Ukrainian Drone Attacks on Russia Kills 1. themoscowtimes.com Authorities in the southern Krasnodar region said a worker at a heating station was killed when a drone struck near the facility.

syndication (2024-06-21). What Is This Mystery Row Of Spheres In A Ukrainian Field. twz.com A mysterious row of what looks to be 16 structures, which look to be either spherical or hemispherical, has, at least according to photos circulating online, appeared somewhere in Ukraine. This has led to speculation that this could be some kind of new Russian electronic warfare or other military-related capability, but an agricultural installation of some kind may also be a possibility. | Serhii Beskrestnov posted an aerial view of the curious array,

WSWS (2024-06-21). Political upheaval in Fiji after MPs vote themselves huge pay rises. wsws.org The grubby dispute over MPs' salary hikes further exposes the vast gulf that separates Fiji's venal and corrupt ruling elite from the mass of ordinary people.

WSWS (2024-06-21). Johnson administration evicts migrant families from Chicago shelters while promoting "reparations" wsws.org Mayor Brandon Johnson's 60-day shelter limit has led to a vast increase in homelessness among migrants as the Democratic Party carries out attacks on immigration.

WSWS (2024-06-21). Philippine ruling elite whips up anti-China campaign to justify alignment with US war plans. wsws.org The vicious and racist campaign is designed to justify the fact that the US is turning the Philippines into a base for launching a war against China and to demonize anti-war sentiment.

WSWS (2024-06-21). France's neo-fascist National Rally endorses NATO war against Russia. wsws.org National Rally President Jordan Bardella is aligning his party with NATO's well-advanced plans for a monumentally reckless military escalation against Russia.

WSWS (2024-06-21). Death toll from global heat wave climbs as 1,000 die from extreme heat in Mecca. wsws.org Extreme heat events are becoming more common and more extreme as climate change warms the planet…

WSWS (2024-06-21). Macron's threat of dictatorship and the treachery of France's New Popular Front. wsws.org Workers cannot fight war and police-state rule under the control of the New Popular Front and its allied trade union bureaucracies, who are signaling their support for war against Russia.

WSWS (2024-06-21). Amazon Prime reverses itself on censorship of poster for Full Metal Jacket. wsws.org Actor Matthew Modine's public criticism forced the corporate giant to give way in suppressing anti-war sentiment.

WSWS (2024-06-21). "Name names"—Canada's anti-China foreign interference furor reaches new McCarthyite frenzy. wsws.org From the outset, the spy agency-incited furor over "foreign interference" has served as a means to poison public opinion against China and push official politics and government policy sharply further right.

WSWS (2024-06-21). Amid the widening auto jobs bloodbath, exposures of further UAW corruption fuels rank-and-file anger. wsws.org Stellantis CEO Carlos Taveres has outlined plans for savage cost cutting, as UAW apparatus is more and more exposed as a corrupt management tool.

WSWS (2024-06-21). "This is intolerable": US workers face scorching temperatures without protection during heat dome. wsws.org With more than 100 million Americans currently affected by high temperatures, working conditions are becoming dangerous across the country.

WSWS (2024-06-21). US Surgeon General and Democrats launch campaign against youth access to social media and smartphones. wsws.org Dr. Vivek Murthy launched a campaign calling for a health warning label requirement to be imposed on social media platforms by Congress.

WSWS (2024-06-21). Putin launches purge of military. wsws.org Shortly after the inauguration of his fifth term as President in late April, Vladimir Putin has initiated a far-reaching purge of the military leadership.

WSWS (2024-06-21). IYSSE secures representation in Humboldt University student parliament for 10th time with record result of 7.7 percent and 5 seats. wsws.org The political significance of the IYSSE's strong election result extends far beyond the campus of Humboldt University. At HU, the extremely acute situation in Germany and internationally finds concentrated expression.

WSWS (2024-06-21). Moves to change Selective Service rules in the US prompt outpouring of opposition to reintroduction of the draft. wsws.org Last week, the House of Representatives voted to make enrollment in the US Selective Service database automatic, prompting a flood of worried statements by young people and parents on social media about the reimposition of the draft.

WSWS (2024-06-21). Construction union threats against Australian Football League have nothing to do with workers' interests. wsws.org The CFMEU's crude stunt has nothing to do with the interests of construction workers or the broader working class.

WSWS (2024-06-21). The lessons of the University of California strike and the way forward to stop war and state repression. wsws.org The significance of the strike, and the police-state measures used to end it, are that they anticipate an even broader and more explosive confrontation between the working class, which is being forced to pay the cost of war, and American and world imperialism.

The Canary (2024-06-21). One woman just brought the entire UK fossil fuels industry to its knees. thecanary.co A landmark decision by the Supreme Court on Thursday 20 June has raised major barriers to all new fossil fuel projects across the UK, including the proposed new coal mine in Cumbria and the Rosebank oil field in the North Sea. Horse Hill: unlawful planning permission The Supreme Court has ruled that it was unlawful […] | By

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Mayo Clinic Minute: Menopause and the heart connection. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Women experience menopause at different ages — and different ways — which can, among other things, affect their heart health. The average age of natural menopause in the U.S is 52. There's early menopause, under age 45, and premature menopause, under age 40, which may affect a very small group of women. There is also premature ovarian insufficiency. Dr. Chrisandra Shufelt, a Mayo Clinic women's health specialist, says it's important for anyone who experiences menopause to think…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Mayo Clinic Minute: How low testosterone can affect men's health. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Millions of men live with a testosterone deficiency. If left unchecked, this treatable condition may contribute to serious health problems like osteoporosis and lowered red blood cell production. During National Men's Health Week — June 10—16 — Dr. Gregory Broderick, a Mayo Clinic urologist, encourages men with symptoms of low testosterone to speak with their healthcare team. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/GRxb6-CyPxM Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (1: 07) is in the downloads at the end of…

EDWIN (2024-06-21). Eastern Cape government to ensure faster service delivery. sanews.gov.za Eastern Cape government to ensure faster service delivery | Eastern Cape Premier Oscar Mabuyane has assured the people of the province that the provincial government will do more, better and faster, to ensure that it delivers on its 2024 manifesto commitments. | Announcing the province's new Members of the Executive Council on Friday, Mabuyane said: "I wish to inform the people of our province that we have reconfigured government departments by separating Finance and the Department of Economic Development Environmental Affairs, and Tourism. | He explained that the reconfiguration was done to ensure that economic…

aljazeera (2024-06-21). At least five killed in southeast Turkey wildfires. aljazeera.com Blaze on farmland was spread by winds to nearby villages, one of several to hit the country this week.

theonion (2024-06-21). SATIRE: Austin Butler Unable To Stop Making Revving Sounds After Starring In 'The Bikeriders'. theonion.com LOS ANGELES—Showing off his new accent Friday during the press tour for the film, Austin Butler has reportedly been unable to stop making revving noises since starring in The Bikeriders. "Brmm, brmm, brmm, brmm, brmm, brmm, brmm," said the 32-year-old Hollywood actor, whose speech was inflected with a rumbling sound…

publicbooks (2024-06-21). Escape Velocity: Sarah Manguso in Conversation with Tess McNulty. publicbooks.org "It's still a vast mystery to me how one can write knowing anything at all what they're about to write."

themoscowtimes (2024-06-21). Ex-Governor Belykh Released From Russian Prison After Serving 8-Year Sentence. themoscowtimes.com Once the leader of the liberal Union of Right Forces party, Nikita Belykh was one of the few governors not to align himself with Vladimir Putin.

The Canary (2024-06-21). Four must-see Tenerife attractions. thecanary.co Tenerife is the largest island within the Canary Islands, and an extremely popular European tourist destination. What is quite interesting about this region is that it offers a tropical climate throughout the year; a benefit not always associated with other locations throughout Europe. Let's quickly examine four attractions to include within any visit to this […] | By

krish-rad_ind (2024-06-21). WATCH Protests WRECK Kamala Harris on the Jimmy Kimmel show! youtube.com

syndication (2024-06-21). Huge Manta Ray Underwater Drone Looks Like A Docked Star Wars Spaceship. twz.com We are finally getting a clear idea of just how

aljazeera (2024-06-21). Immigration, economy, wars: Key issues at the heart of UK general election. aljazeera.com Candidates promise to fix Britain's domestic woes as the top two parties look set to lose votes over Gaza positions.

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Ali Azgar (2024-06-21). Leaks of findings from Oct. 7 IDF probe show: Friendly fire incidents, hesitation to fight. muslimnews.co.uk The IDF has aggressively denied various other leaks about failures related to October 7, so the complete silence in the face of this latest report was telling. Officially, the IDF probes on October 7 will only be disclosed to the public in mid-July. On Wednesday, Channel 12 reported leaks of some of the key findings; the …

EDWIN (2024-06-21). Alleged illegal mining kingpin to appear in court. sanews.gov.za Alleged illegal mining kingpin to appear in court | An alleged illicit mining kingpin is expected to appear in the Apel Magistrate's Court in due course after being arrested with two others in Atok, Limpopo, said the South African Police Service (SAPS). | "In a coordinated operation on Wednesday, 19 June 2024, a swift response by a multidisciplinary team, including units from the South African Police Service, the South African National Defence Force, and the National Intervention Unit under Operation Vala Umgodi, resulted in the apprehension of a notorious illicit mining kingpin in the Atok area along the R37 roa…

themoscowtimes (2024-06-21). St. Petersburg Court Jails Woman 10 Years for Military Office Arson Attack. themoscowtimes.com An unidentified person was said to have convinced Elena Komaricheva to throw a Molotov cocktail at the enlistment office last September.

themoscowtimes (2024-06-21). U.S. Bans Russia's Kaspersky Antivirus Software. themoscowtimes.com U.S. officials "strongly encouraged" users to switch to new vendors, although the move does not ban them from using the software.

nosihle (2024-06-21). Government thanks SA for tuning into Presidential Inauguration. sanews.gov.za Government thanks SA for tuning into Presidential Inauguration | Government has extended its deepest and most sincere appreciation to all South Africans who joined the 2024 Presidential Inauguration in person, on television, radio and online to witness a very important and momentous occasion in the nation's history. | "Your participation has been very instrumental in making the event successful and memorable," the Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) said on Wednesday. | Government also extended its deepest gratitude to all visitors and dignitaries who graced this auspicious occasion with their…

Hannah Sharland (2024-06-21). Corporate media SILENT on racist Labour gagging Forde report author. thecanary.co The Independent just broke one of the most explosive revelations so far this election. Specifically, it exposed how Keir Starmer's Labour Party attempted to gag barrister Martin Forde who authored the damning report into the party's "hierarchy of racism". Predictably, it has been tumbleweed from the corporate media — with LabourList even deleting its article. […] | By

noemail (2024-06-21). Tensions Soar as South Korea Condemns Russia-North Korea Defense Pact. devdiscourse.com In a significant diplomatic stance, South Korea summoned the Russian ambassador to express strong protests against the recent defense pact with North Korea. The move underscores escalating border tensions, marked by brief incursions and threats.

APR editor (2024-06-21). 'Stop the violence, killing against Kanaks' plea by Vanuatu MPs. asiapacificreport.nz Vanuatu Daily Post All eight Members of Parliament from Vanuatu's Tafea Province have made a bold and powerful call to French President Emmanuel Macron to "stop the violence and killing" being committed against the Kanak people of New Caledonia. The MPs include Trade Minister Bob Loughman, a former prime minister; Internal Affairs Minister Johnny Koanapo;…

krish-rad_ind (2024-06-21). How Cuba Solved Homelessness While U.S. Can't! youtu.be

Liz Tung (2024-06-21). After 5-year battle, new Pa. probation reforms pushed by Meek Mill go into effect. whyy.org From Philly and the Pa. suburbs to South Jersey and Delaware, what would you like WHYY News to cover? On a Friday afternoon last December, Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill stood on a stage next to Gov. Josh Shapiro, describing the fear he felt every time he crossed the Ben Franklin Bridge to drop his son off at school. | "I already was in jail my whole 20s — my son seen me in prison," he said a moment before breaking down. "And I wanted to take my son to school. So I thought that, it's either I'm going to go to jail, or I'm going to take my son to school. And I ended up t…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Mayo Clinic Minute: Exercising with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org About 1 in 500 people have hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM). It's a condition where the heart muscle becomes abnormally thick. HCM is one of the most common causes of sudden death among young athletes and otherwise healthy adults. Recently, the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology released new guidelines. Dr. Steve Ommen, medical director of the Mayo Clinic Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Clinic and chair of the guideline's writing committee, says with exercise and proper…

Patrick Drennan (2024-06-21). The Far-Right's war against women in America. independentaustralia.net

The Independent (2024-06-21). MPs Mawanda, Wamakuyu, and Akamba expected in court over theft of shs7.3bn cooperative cash. independent.co.ug Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Three Members of Parliament are expected in court on charges of conspiracy to defraud and diversion of public resources. They are Igara East MP Michael Mawanda, Elgon County MP Mudimi Wamakuyu, and Busiki County MP Paul Akamba. They will be charged with Leonard Kavundira, the Assistant Registrar of Cooperatives in the …

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Removing skin cancer with Mohs surgery. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer. When treated early, it's also the most curable type of cancer. Mohs surgery is one of the most successful surgical treatments for removing skin cancer. The abnormal growth of skin cells that leads to skin cancer develops most often on skin exposed to the sun, such as your scalp, face, lips, ears, neck, arms and hands. However, it can also occur on areas of your skin not directly…

Gabisile (2024-06-21). Talented young SA scientists to attend prestigious scientific conference in Germany. sanews.gov.za Talented young SA scientists to attend prestigious scientific conference in Germany | As the country celebrates Youth Month, the Department of Science and Innovation (DSI) has announced that eight young South African postgraduates will be attending the 73rd Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting dedicated to physics. | Hosted in Lindau, Germany, from 30 June to 5 July 2024, the conference will gather approximately 600 young scientists from across the globe alongside 30 Nobel Laureates. | This year's scientific programme will focus on three key themes, quantum physics and quantum technologies, physics-based solutions to th…

The Independent (2024-06-21). Kabale reports over 1300 teenage pregnancies in 11 months. independent.co.ug Kabale, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Close to one thousand four hundred (1396) girls aged between 15-19 years in Kabale district were impregnated between July 2023-June 2024. According to Monica Muhumuza Nzeirwe, Kabale District Senior Probation officer, among the impregnated include four girls who are aged below the age of 15. Muhumuza revealed the data as …

APR editor (2024-06-21). NZ Samoa citizenship bill: Committee receives 24,000 plus public submissions. asiapacificreport.nz RNZ Pacific Public submissions have closed on a bill which would offer a pathway to New Zealand citizenship to a group of Samoans born between 1924 and 1949. Public hearings on the Restoring Citizenship Removed By Citizenship Act Bill start on Monday. In 1982, the Privy Council ruled that because those born in Western Samoa…

Sophia Schmidt (2024-06-21). 'This is how I'm gonna die': Former employees remember the PES refinery explosion, 5 years later. whyy.org Have a question about Philly's neighborhoods or the systems that shape them? PlanPhilly reporters want to hear from you! Charles Hook was scheduled to work an early morning shift at the Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery June 21, 2019. | But a delayed shipment meant he stayed home in Audubon, New Jersey. | "I went back to sleep," he said. "4: 21 [a.m.], the explosion happened." | Hook's wife was awake, getting ready for work, when she heard the "big thud." She saw on the news a video of Hook's workplace engulfed in f…

Urban CNY News (2024-06-21). City of Syracuse Announces Water Department Public Meeting for Westminster Avenue Area Neighbors on June 26. urbancny.com Syracuse, N.Y.— The City of Syracuse Department of Water will host a public information meeting about the Westminster Pump Station project, which includes the replacement of water mains and water services to some homes in the Westminster Avenue area. | The meeting will take place on Wednesday, June 26 at Westcott Community Center (826 Euclid Ave, Syracuse, NY 13210) from 6: 00 to 7: 00 pm. The meeting will provide an opportunity for residents to learn about the project's scope, timeline, and potential impacts on properties. | The project area includes about 50 homes in the Westcott area. It is along Westmi…

Abdullah Jallow (2024-06-21). Parables In The Qur'an — A Parable Regarding Three Women and Their Husbands. salaficentre.com In The Name of Allah, The Most Merciful, The Bestower of Mercy. Allah says: ÿ∂Ÿéÿ±Ÿéÿ®Ÿé Ÿ±ŸÑŸÑŸëŸéŸáŸè ŸÖŸéÿ´ŸéŸÑŸãÿß ŸÑŸëŸêŸÑŸëŸéÿ∞ŸêŸäŸÜŸé ŸÉŸéŸÅŸéÿ±ŸèŸàÿ߀ü &Yuml…

The Independent (2024-06-21). Outgoing Lango Paramount Chief appoints new Electoral Commission members. independent.co.ug Lira, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Yosam Odur Ebii, the paramount chief (Won- Nyaci) of Lango under Lango Cultural Foundation has appointed new members of the Electoral Commission. The members will spearhead the election of a new Won-Nyaci in November. The five-member commission will be chaired by the deputy Awitong of the Inomo Clan Col. Rt. …

aljazeera (2024-06-21). Thousands across the world participate in International Yoga Day. aljazeera.com First proclaimed by the UN in 2014 in recognition of its universal appeal, the event is marked every June 21.

Guest Blogger (2024-06-21). Reminder: Historical Natural Warming Rates Dwarf Modern Climate Change. wattsupwiththat.com From 80,000 to 20,000 years ago Greenland warmed by 10-15 Kelvin within a span of "a few decades" 24 times (Kypke and Ditlevsen 2024).

Dirk Lueth (2024-06-21). FO ∞ Talks: Make Sense of the Metaverse, Its Promise and Peril. fairobserver.com Webster's dictionary defines "metaverse" as "a persistent virtual environment that allows access to … multiple individual virtual realities." In truth, though, there is no static definition. Much like the internet, the metaverse is constantly evolving. In just a decade, the internet morphed from an army research project into the birthplace of emails; soon afterward, a…

imperial.ac.uk (2024-06-21). Public Engagement team celebrate six years of sector-leading Academy. imperial.ac.uk Eighteen members of staff recently celebrated graduating from Imperial's sector-leading Engagement Academy.

Ali Azgar (2024-06-21). Unseen Wounds: Confronting the devastating reality of sexual violence in the Middle East. muslimnews.co.uk Experts reveal the pervasive nature of sexual violence in the region, calling for urgent legal reforms and societal change to protect women and girls. Girls and women worldwide continue to face horrifying violence: rape, loss of control over their bodies, and irreparable wounds. The pain after such traumas never fades. June 19 marked the International …

imperial.ac.uk (2024-06-21). Vaccine storage innovators win Imperial's women-led startup competition. imperial.ac.uk

aljazeera (2024-06-21). Childhood trauma damages society — why aren't our leaders recognising it? aljazeera.com Prioritising child protection is both the right and smart thing to do.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Empowering Lives: Navigating Parkinson's disease with hope. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org LA CROSSE, Wis. ‚Äï Parkinson's disease touches every aspect of a person's life, from the physical to the emotional, often leaving individuals feeling isolated and overwhelmed. However, amid the challenges, there is a beacon of hope—new treatments and simple lifestyle changes are making a significant difference, empowering those diagnosed to lead fuller, more vibrant lives. What is Parkinson's disease? Parkinson's disease is a progressive neurological disorder that profoundly affects movement and other functions. Over 15,000…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Physicians' role crucial in using AI in patient care. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org As AI is used more in healthcare, researchers stress that the technology should be a tool guided by bioethical principles and safeguarded by human decision-making.

aljazeera (2024-06-21). At least 200 injured, 100 arrested in Kenya tax protests: Rights groups. aljazeera.com Local media reported an unidentified man died from a gunshot wound to his thigh during riot police crackdown in Nairobi.

Urban CNY News (2024-06-21). Governor Hochul Releases Final Report from New York State Commission on African American History and Announces $16 Million to Advance Recommendations. urbancny.com Report Details Commission's Policy Recommendations To Support and Uplift the Black Community in New York State | Governor Hochul Signed An Executive Order in March 2022 To Establish the Commission | In Honor of Juneteenth, State Landmarks to be Illuminated Red, Black, and Green; Pan-African Flag to be Raised at State Capitol | Governor Hochul Issues Governor Kathy Hochul on June 19th released the final report from the New York State Commissio…

themoscowtimes (2024-06-21). South Korea Summons Russian Ambassador Over Pyongyang Defense Pact. themoscowtimes.com Seoul "strongly urged Russia to immediately stop military cooperation with North Korea and comply with [UN] Security Council resolutions."

Urban CNY News (2024-06-21). UPDATE: Syracuse Fire Investigators Have Completed Origin and Cause Investigation into Explosion that Led to House Collapse. urbancny.com Syracuse, NY— On Friday, June 21, 2024, Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh joined Chief of Fire Michael Monds, Syracuse Fire Investigation Bureau Captain Joseph Fenell, Fire Officials, and Elected Officials for a press conference updating the status of the investigation into what caused an explosion in a home at 205 Carbon Street that sent 13 people to the hospital Tuesday afternoon. The explosion and subsequent collapse prompted a response from over 100 emergency personnel, including Syracuse Firefighters, Syracuse Police, Ambulance Personnel from American Medical Response (AMR), National Grid, New York State Fire…

APR editor (2024-06-21). NZ Fiji indigenous business leaders promote 'solesolevaki' boost for commerce. asiapacificreport.nz Asia Pacific Report A group of NZ-based Fiji business people have met in Auckland to plan a boost for indigenous participation in commerce. And the iTaukei notion of "solesolevaki" — coming together for the greater good — is at the heart of the initiative. The get-together was facilitated this week by the Fiji High Commissioner…

noemail (2024-06-21). Arunachal Pradesh Celebrates International Yoga Day with Statewide Events. devdiscourse.com International Yoga Day was celebrated across Arunachal Pradesh on Friday with notable participation from Governor Lt Gen K T Parnaik (Retd), Chief Minister Pema Khandu, Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein, and various other ministers. Events were organized in multiple districts, drawing widespread public interest.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Mayo Transplant Center staff ride in support of organ donation awareness. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Heavy rain and wind didn't deter a group of Mayo Clinic Transplant Center staff on Monday, June 17 who joined a group of bicyclists raising awareness about the need for living organ donation. A half-dozen Mayo staff pedaled from southwest Rochester to the Mayo Building in a show of support for "The Organ Trail," a long-distance bike ride focused on bringing attention to the need for living kidney donors. Husband-and-wife duo Mark…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Be sun savvy, protect yourself from skin cancer. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Ultraviolet rays from the sun can cause skin damage in as little as 15 minutes. Prolonged exposure and damage can lead to various forms of skin cancer, many of which, thankfully, are preventable. The sun isn't the only skin-damaging predator. Tanning beds and smoking also can have ill effects on the body's outer layer. What are the common forms of skin cancer? Skin cancer can take many forms, but the three most common are: Basal cell…

aljazeera (2024-06-21). Niger revokes French nuclear group's licence at major uranium mine. aljazeera.com Removal of Orano licence highlights tensions with France, with Russia said to be eyeing the major site.

Abdullah Jallow (2024-06-21). Parables In The Qur'an — When the heavens will be rolled up like a scroll rolled up for books. salaficentre.com In The Name of Allah, The Most Merciful, The Bestower of Mercy. Allah — The Exalted — says: ŸäŸéŸàŸíŸÖŸé ŸÜŸéÿ∑ŸíŸàŸêŸâ Ÿ±ŸÑÿ≥ŸëŸéŸÖŸéÿߟìÿ°Ÿé ŸÉŸéÿ∑ŸéŸâŸëŸê Ÿ±ŸÑÿ≥ŸëŸêÿ¨ŸêŸÑŸ&eu…

theonion (2024-06-21). SATIRE: Streamer Reviews Amazing New 'Elden Ring' Expansion Just Puts User In Coma For 80 Hours. theonion.com

noemail (2024-06-21). Kallakurichi Hooch Tragedy: Toll Rises to 47, 30 Critically Ill. devdiscourse.com The death toll in the Kallakurichi hooch tragedy rose to 47, with at least 30 people in critical condition, Tamil Nadu government officials confirmed on Friday. The bodies of 29 victims have been handed over to their families for final rites, according to Kallakurichi District Collector, Prasanth M S.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Mayo Clinic Minute: Poor sleep can be linked to stroke. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Sleep probems can increase someone's risk of stroke. Sleep problems can include too little sleep (less than five hours), too much sleep (more than nine hours), poor quality, difficulty getting to sleep or staying asleep, prolonged napping, and snoring and breathing cessation. In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Dr. Stephen English, a Mayo Clinic vascular neurologist, explains why poor sleep can be linked to stroke. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/u-sZeSRHlXA Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 05)…

Mark Scolforo, Marc Levy (2024-06-21). RFK Jr.'s campaign files petitions to get on presidential ballot in swing-state Pennsylvania. whyy.org Independent presidential candidate Kennedy's filing comes six weeks before the Aug. 1 deadline, after which the paperwork can be challenged in court. | The campaigns of both President

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Baseball's best trade: Former ball player trains to become a cardiologist at Mayo Clinic. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Jimmy Howick, M.D., had embarked on a career as a professional baseball player. When the Houston Astros farm team released him, he went after another dream: becoming a cardiologist at Mayo Clinic.

Gabisile (2024-06-21). SASSA, departments to offer services to Elandshoek community. sanews.gov.za SASSA, departments to offer services to Elandshoek community | The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) in Mpumalanga and other key government stakeholders will provide services to the Elandshoek community, located on the outskirts of the N4 in Mbombela, today. | According to SASSA, the Integrated Registration Outreach Programme (ICROP) aims to bring services closer to people and ensure that communities have full access to SASSA social grant services. | The Departments of Home Affairs, Health and Social Development and the local municipality will be joining SASSA in their outreach programme. | "The agenc…

The Independent (2024-06-21). Injectable drug 100% effective in HIV prevention among Ugandan, South African women. independent.co.ug Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | A new HIV prevention study has found that twice-a-year injections of a new antiviral drug, called lenacapavir, completely protected women from contracting HIV. Findings of the the PURPOSE 1 HIV prevention study among adolescent girls and young women in South Africa and Uganda was released on Thursday by Gilead Sciences. …

syndication (2024-06-21). Small, Agile Houthi Drone Boat Shown Obliterating Ship During Test. twz.com

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Does expired sunscreen still work? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org It's that time of year when everyone's looking forward to some fun in the sun. Too much sun can be dangerous, though. Exposure to UV radiation from the sun damages your skin, and children are especially vulnerable because they tend to spend more time outdoors and can burn easily. Skin damage from the sun increases your risk of developing: Skin cancerSkin cancer develops primarily on areas of sun-exposed skin, including the scalp, face, lips, ears,…

aljazeera (2024-06-21). South Korea fires warning shots as North Korean soldiers cross border again. aljazeera.com Incident is the third this month and took place as Russian President Vladimir Putin was visiting Pyongyang.

noemail (2024-06-21). "Good club to be part of": Pat Cummins on joining elite list with T20 World Cup hat-trick. devdiscourse.com Australia speedster Pat Cummins said that he had no idea he had accomplished the feat of becoming the second Australian bowler to score a hat-trick in T20 World Cups before it came on the screen. David Warner's 34-ball fifty and Cummins' hat-trick headlined Australia's breezy 28-run victory over Bangladesh via DLS method in the rain-curtailed clash in the Super 8 match of the ongoing ICC T20 World Cup at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium on Thursday (local time).

noemail (2024-06-21). Mamata Banerjee Calls for Deferral of Controversial Criminal Laws. devdiscourse.com West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has made a significant appeal to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to postpone the implementation of three contentious criminal laws scheduled for July 1. In her letter addressed to the Prime Minister, Banerjee voiced her 'grave concern' regarding The Bharatiya Nyaya Sanhita (BNA) 2023, The Bharatiya Sakhsya Adhiniyam (BSA) 2023, and The Bhartiya Nagarik Suraksha Sanhita (BNSS) 2023.

Pacific Media Watch (2024-06-21). Pacific Media Conference to celebrate 30th birthday of Pacific Journalism Review. asiapacificreport.nz By Mark Pearson Journalists, publishers, academics, diplomats and NGO representatives from throughout the Asia-Pacific region will gather for the 2024 Pacific International Media Conference hosted by The University of the South Pacific in Suva, Fiji, next month. A notable part of the conference on July 4-6 will be the celebration of the 30th anniversary of…

aljazeera (2024-06-21). Is Burkina Faso on the cusp of another coup? aljazeera.com Worsening insecurity in the country is fuelling rumours of dissent against Burkina Faso's military government.

aljazeera (2024-06-21). Once the pride of Hong Kong, Cathay Pacific becomes government's punchbag. aljazeera.com Flag carrier has become a regular target of government criticism as it struggles to recover from the COVID pandemic.

David Kowalski (2024-06-21). Finally! Vanilla Ice makes a zombie movie. independentaustralia.net

NEOB (2024-06-21). City of Johannesburg, City Power ordered to pay Eskom debt. sanews.gov.za City of Johannesburg, City Power ordered to pay Eskom debt | Eskom has obtained a court judgement against the City of Johannesburg (CoJ) and City Power for the payment of their R1.073 billion debt. | According to Eskom, the city and its local power utility have been defaulting on their account since October last year. | "When the matter was heard on 4 June 2024, the total amount owed to Eskom by CoJ/City Power was R3.4 billion. | "The city in response to Eskom's application, brought a counterclaim against Eskom for R3.4 billion alleging potential over-billing and that as a result it has applied an automatic set-o…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Advances in medulloblastoma treatment for children. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org By Nicole Brudos Ferrara Though rare, medulloblastoma is the most common cancerous brain tumor in children. These tumors begin in the lower back part of the brain called the cerebellum, which is important for balance, coordination and movement. Medulloblastomas are embryonal tumors that grow from embryonal cells left over from fetal development. "Of all the tumors we see in pediatrics, 20% are medulloblastoma," says Jonathan Schwartz, D.O., a Mayo Clinic Comprehensive Cancer Center pediatric neuro-oncologist. About 500 children in the U.S….

The Independent (2024-06-21). Kasese man senteced to 20 years for murdering wife and brother. independent.co.ug Kasese, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The High Court in Kasese has sentenced a man to 20 years in prison for murder. Jackson Muhindo Kasulenge was convicted on his plea of guilty over the murder of two people in Kamughobe one village in Kisinga Sub County in Kasese district. On Wednesday, the High Court presided …

JANET (2024-06-21). 6/24 at 4pm: Protest & Petition Delivery to the U.S. Mission to the UN: Defend Venezuela's Sovereignty! iacenter.org Join us for a demonstration on Monday, June 24 at 4 pm EST in front of the U.S. Mission to the United Nations in New York City to deliver a petition signed by hundreds of organizations and individuals demanding respect for Venezuela's sovereignty and the international protection of President Nicolás Maduro under the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of Crimes Against Internationally Protected Persons. Since the Bolivarian Revolution came to power in the late 90s, the United States has not ceased its attacks against the Latin American integration project. Assassination attempts first against President Ch…

aljazeera (2024-06-21). Millions of students at risk: India's elite exams hit by corruption 'scam'. aljazeera.com More than 3 million aspirants took India's top tests for medical and research schools. Their future is now uncertain.

The Independent (2024-06-21). Hacks on how to kick out school fees pressure. independent.co.ug COMMENT | JULIET BAGGYA NSIYONA | As a parent, one of the greatest challenges to your resolve and financial planning skills is managing school fees payments. While school fees payments may appear to be due only at specific times of the year, managing these periods requires deliberate planning and discipline. Fortunately, advancements in payment processes …

aljazeera (2024-06-21). Fragments of Gaza: My journey of memory and loss. aljazeera.com All that is left from my favourite places in Gaza are my memories, and the photographs in which I tried to capture them.

The Independent (2024-06-21). Tailoring, craft making help refugee women in Uganda heal from war trauma. independent.co.ug KAMPALA, Uganda | Xinhua | In the hustle and bustle of Kampala, the Ugandan capital, a group of Congolese refugee women are trying to fit in, hoping to heal from the war trauma they faced back home in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), and stand on their own feet in a foreign …

The Independent (2024-06-21). Momentum grows for ban on smartphone use in U.S. schools. independent.co.ug LOS ANGELES,Carlifornia | Xinhua | A nationwide movement to ban smartphone use in U.S. schools is gaining traction, as the nation's second-largest school district has approved a "phone-free" policy during school days to support students' academic success and well-being. The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) voted on Tuesday to implement the ban, which will …

noemail (2024-06-21). South Korea Protests Russia-North Korea Military Pact. devdiscourse.com South Korea's foreign ministry said it summoned the Russian ambassador in protest of a pact between Russia and North Korea signed in Pyongyang this week, as a Reuters witness saw him enter the ministry building on Friday afternoon.

Tom Feeley (2024-06-21). Navigating Life's Challenges. informationclearinghouse.blog By Tom Feeley Circumstances, found me in the cardiac unit of the Methodist hospital in San Antonia (TX) over the lass few day, hence the lack of updates since Monday (My apologies) I underwent a huge number of tests as a result of their not being able to insert a stent to fix the blockages …

nosihle (2024-06-21). Public warned of spring tide this weekend. sanews.gov.za Public warned of spring tide this weekend | The National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) and emergency services have appealed to the public to be cautious around the country's coastlines as a spring tide is expected this weekend. | "Spring tides pose a potential hazard to bathers around the coastline – especially during the outgoing tide. With schools' vacation now in full swing we are appealing to coastal water users to be cautious during this full moon spring tide phase and the affect the spring tide has around the coast," the NSRI said. | Bathers, boaters, paddlers, sailors, shoreline anglers and coastal hikers ar…

Ed Sykes (2024-06-21). "It's not the issues that divide us, it's the parties", says independent Maddison Wheeldon in Warrington North. thecanary.co In the ninth of our video interview series #CanaryCandidates, we meet independent candidate Maddison Wheeldon — standing against Labour's Charlotte Nichols Maddison Wheeldon is standing as an independent candidate in Warrington North in the general election. Having lived in poverty herself, she's committed to offering a powerful alternative to the out-of-touch political status quo in […] | By

theonion (2024-06-21). SATIRE: Ethics Committee To Review Allegations Of Sexual Misconduct, Drug Use Against Matt Gaetz. theonion.com The House Ethics Committee, which has a long-running investigation into the conduct of Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL), announced it is now also considering allegations of sexual misconduct and illicit drug use in addition to previous claims that he accepted improper gifts and sought to obstruct government investigations. What…

imperial.ac.uk (2024-06-21). Imperial and University of Ghana sign major research and education partnership. imperial.ac.uk Imperial and the University of Ghana have announced a new partnership to expand collaborations in research and education.

The Independent (2024-06-21). Govt launches GROW project in Karamoja sub-region. independent.co.ug Moroto, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The government of Uganda has extended the Generating Growth Opportunities and Productivity for Women (GROW) project to benefit women entrepreneurs in the Karamoja sub-region. The GROW project running for five years and implemented by the Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development was launched in Kampala in June 2023. However, …

theonion (2024-06-21). SATIRE: Dozens Dead In Least Of America's Problems Right Now. theonion.com NEW YORK—As extreme heat continued to batter states across much of the Midwest and East Coast, authorities warned Friday that dozens of Americans had died in what's really the least of the nation's problems right now. "We've seen numerous elderly citizens expire in what is, ultimately, a pretty minuscule part of…

Staff (2024-06-21). Four must-see Tenerife attractions. thecanary.co Tenerife is the largest island within the Canary Islands, and an extremely popular European tourist destination. What is quite interesting about this region is that it offers a tropical climate throughout the year; a benefit not always associated with other locations throughout Europe. Let's quickly examine four attractions to include within any visit to this …

Urban CNY News (2024-06-21). Property Crime Task Force Launches with Significant Early Success at Destiny USA. urbancny.com

EDWIN (2024-06-21). Hawks seize cocaine worth R8 million. sanews.gov.za Hawks seize cocaine worth R8 million | The KwaZulu-Natal Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) Provincial Head, Major General Lesetja Senona, has welcomed the seizure of 20 cocaine bricks that were destined for the Free State. | This as Hawks members from the Pietermaritzburg Serious Organised Crime Investigation unit seized the cocaine bricks worth R8 million at an industrial park near Pietermaritzburg on Wednesday. | The officers had received information about a truck that was carrying a chemical crop sprayer tractor from Durban Harbour heading to the Free State province. | "A disruptive operatio…

Larry Neumeister (2024-06-21). Gold bars and Sen. Bob Menendez's curiosity about their price takes central role at bribery trial. whyy.org Prosecutors showed jurors at Sen. The evidence about the Democrat's online searches was prominently displayed to a New York jury as prosecutors traced the history of his text messages and internet queries as he allegedly tried to aid Fred Dabies, a prominent New Jersey real estate developer who is on trial with him. | The evidence is considered crucial in the government's effo…

krish-rad_ind (2024-06-21). Netanyahu repeats call for 'inter-Arab' Gaza solution, defends criticism of US. thecradle.co

aljazeera (2024-06-21). Donald Sutherland, whose career spanned MASH to Hunger Games, dies aged 88. aljazeera.com Son Kiefer Sutherland pays tribute to a father who 'loved what he did and did what he loved'.

aljazeera (2024-06-21). Local tourist killed in Pakistan's Swat over blasphemy allegations. aljazeera.com Videos circulating on social media show a large crowd chanting religious slogans and surrounding a burning body.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). RegenBio Summit: Could a molecular scissors heal disease? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Gene editing, a "molecular scissors" that targets and alters the cellular roots of disease, will be in the spotlight at a Mayo Clinic-sponsored national conference. Birgit Schultes, Ph.D., will discuss the potential and pitfalls of the emerging gene editing tool CRISPR Cas9 in her keynote address at the RegenBio Summit: Transforming Next-Gen Biotherapeutics. The conference featuring trailblazers in medicine, biotechnology and entrepreneurship will be held Dec. 9 to 11 in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Dr….

Steve Topple (2024-06-21). Green Party plus Faiza Shaheen might be about to bring a shock to the Tories and Labour. thecanary.co The Green Party was jubilant on Friday 21 June, as new polling it conducted shows it is leading in two seats — on top of the two it is on course to potentially win, anyway. Meanwhile, independent candidate Faiza Shaheen may also be about to deliver a shock. The news will bring a further headache […] | By

krish-rad_ind (2024-06-21). Anti-Trump Anxiety Ignores History. consortiumnews.com

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). In case you missed it: This week's Top 5 stories on social media. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Check out a few of the most popular News Network stories on @mayoclinic social media this past week. Exercise timing conundrum: Optimal workout timing It's a long-standing discussion for all who want to get into shape. When is the best time to exercise? Morning, midday and evening workouts all have benefits. Lymphedema: A lesser-known breast cancer treatment side effect with lifelong impacts The journey of a cancer survivor often extends far beyond the triumphant ringing…

aljazeera (2024-06-21). Trump says he would give green cards to foreign graduates of US colleges. aljazeera.com Republican contender known for his hardline stance on immigration says graduates should be able to stay in the country.

Staff (2024-06-21). Nothing to worry about? South Korea sounds the alarm. gilbertdoctorow.com What a difference a day makes. Yesterday's Financial Times informed readers about the red carpet that was rolled out for Vladimir Putin at his various stops in and around the North Korean capital during his two-day stay there. They spoke of the Russian folk songs which local artists performed in Putin's honor. They mentioned that …

The Independent (2024-06-21). Journalists remanded for writing stories without a valid license. independent.co.ug Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The Buganda Road Chief Magistrates Court has remanded two Journalists to Luzira Prison on charges of publishing information without a valid broadcasting License. Dickson Ashley Mubiru the Managing Director Grace Publications, Alirabaki Ssengoba a News Writer at Grape Vine Media were arraigned before the Court presided over by the Chief …

Gabisile (2024-06-21). Mpox cases rise to 13. sanews.gov.za Mpox cases rise to 13 | South Africa has identified six additional laboratory-confirmed cases of Mpox, taking the total number of cases from seven to 13 since the first case was reported last month. | The Department of Health reported new infections in Gauteng and the Western Cape. The death toll is still at two. | The first case of Monkeypox, now known as Mpox, was reported in South Africa on 9 May 2024, when a 35-year-old male living in Gauteng tested positive. | In the latest statement, the department said it has received a batch of Mpox-specific treatment, Tecovirimat – also known as TPOXX or ST-246, for tre…

Steve Topple (2024-06-21). The one image that shows Keir Starmer is now running scared of Andrew Feinstein. thecanary.co Sky News has inadvertently revealed that Labour Party leader Keir Starmer has had more money splurged on social media ads in Holborn and St Pancras than in any other constituency. Surely, the son of a toolmaker isn't worried about a certain Andrew Feinstein in the general election? Starmer: running scared of Feinstein? As writer Joe […] | By

Anand Naidoo (2024-06-21). The Heat: Artificial Intelligence Trends. america.cgtn.com

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Mayo Clinic Minute: Coping with cancer-related fatigue. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org People can experience cancer-related fatigue before, during and after treatments. This is different from the typical tiredness. At times, your arms and legs might feel heavy, making it hard to move. It may be challenging to even get out of bed in the morning. Cancer-related fatigue can take a toll mentally too. It can sometimes lead to depression and other emotional distress. Dr. Touré Barksdale, a Mayo Clinic cancer rehabilitation and palliative medicine specialist, gives…

krish-rad_ind (2024-06-21). BREAKING: RFK Jr. To Be Kept Off Debate Stage! (& much more). rumble.com

Guest Blogger (2024-06-21). Wealthy Liberals Barrel Ahead with Plans to Block the Sun. wattsupwiththat.com The Alameda experiment operated for a grand total of 20 minutes despite being slated to last for months, in part because researchers chose to announce the project in The New York Times before notifying the city, according to Politico.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Baby on board? Don't let the heat put you in peril. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org LA CROSSE, Wis. ‚Äï With summer temperatures soaring, pregnant women need to be extra cautious to avoid heat-related health issues. The body's natural cooling mechanisms are already working overtime during pregnancy, making it more difficult to regulate temperature. The challenge of staying cool during pregnancy "Pregnancy makes it more difficult to keep our body temperature down," explains Abbey Rose, a certified nurse midwife at Mayo Clinic Health System in Tomah. "Our bodies have to work…

theonion (2024-06-21). SATIRE: Louisiana To Require 10 Commandments Be Displayed In Every Classroom. theonion.com Louisiana Gov. Jeff Landry (R) signed a new law ordering that a poster-sized display of the Ten Commandments must be hung in every state classroom under the argument that they are "foundational documents of our state and national government." What do you think?

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Mayo Clinic Minute: Can lifestyle changes help with enlarged prostate? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Benign prostatic hyperplasia, also called an enlarged prostate, is incredibly common, especially among men over 40. While it's not the same as prostate cancer, an enlarged prostate can cause significant quality of life issues. Dr. Scott Cheney, a Mayo Clinic urologist, says there are ways to treat it and reduce the symptoms, including some lifestyle changes. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/F_C3Bacax80 Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 16) is in the downloads at the end of this…

Cory Sharber (2024-06-21). Photo essay: Chinese Lantern Festival takes center stage at Franklin Square through Aug. 18. whyy.org From Philly and the Pa. suburbs to South Jersey and Delaware, what would you like WHYY News to cover? Philadelphia's Chinese Lantern Festival features more than 1,200 works of art at Franklin Square this summer. |

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Mayo Clinic Minute: Preventing cancer for future generations of Black families. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org The statistics are staggering. Black people are more likely to die from cancer than other racial and ethnic groups. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, African Americans have the highest death rate from cancer overall. National Black Family Cancer Awareness Week is June 13-19. Dr. Kim Barbel Johnson, a Mayo Clinic family medicine physician with the Mayo Clinic Comprehensive Cancer Center, says educating patients is essential to reducing and preventing cancer deaths…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Mayo Clinic Minute: Improvements in prostate surgery. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org There will be approximately 299,010 new cases of prostate cancer diagnosed in 2024, according to the American Cancer Society. Treatments vary, including chemotherapy, hormone therapy, ablative therapy, immunotherapy, targeted drug therapy, radiation and prostate robotic surgery. Dr. Matthew Tollefson, a urologist at Mayo Clinic, explains how advancement in robotic prostate surgery is making it easier for patients to get back on their feet. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/hjhn2rZDAvI Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (0: 58) is in…

The Independent (2024-06-21). Journalists remanded for writing stories on alleged corruption without a valid license. independent.co.ug Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The Buganda Road Chief Magistrates Court has remanded two Journalists to Luzira Prison on charges of publishing information without a valid broadcasting License. Dickson Ashley Mubiru the Managing Director Grace Publications, Alirabaki Ssengoba a News Writer at Grape Vine Media were arraigned before the Court presided over by the Chief …

Peter Crimmins (2024-06-21). The last picture show: After a century of exhibitions, the Philadelphia Art Alliance hosts what might be its final art show. whyy.org From Philly and the Pa. suburbs to South Jersey and Delaware, what would you like WHYY News to cover? The Philadelphia Art Alliance is buzzing with screeching noise music, the clickety-clack of a 16mm projector, and electric fans billowing parachute cloth upward into a dome so it can act as a projection screen. | This could be the last hurrah before the building — the former mansion of playwright and Alliance co-founder Christine Wetherill Stevenson — goes quiet. The building became the home of the Art Alliance in 1926 and operated as an independent organization…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2024-06-21). Can cochlear implants slow dementia in older adults? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Recent studies have shown a strong link between hearing loss and cognitive decline, with severe hearing loss increasing the risk of cognitive decline by up to fivefold. Dr. Nicholas Deep, a Mayo Clinic ear and skull base surgeon who specializes in hearing disorders, explains the impact cochlear implants have on patients at high risk for dementia. Watch: Can cochlear implants slow dementia in older adults? youtu.be/YdN40sWLXAE Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 24) is in the downloads at…

Rosemary Sorensen (2024-06-21). Feathers ruffled over Fossil Free Books' stance on artwashing. independentaustralia.net

Guest Blogger (2024-06-21). BBC Pushes U.S. Heatwave Story but Buries 'Junuary' Winter Storm Story. wattsupwiththat.com Of course, the BBC stuck resiliently to the story about a heat dome in the U.S. (but managed a fleeting mention of the Montana storm in an online report that had to be hunted down for Daily Sceptic). Make of all that what you will.

The Independent (2024-06-21). Mass protests erupt across Kenya against tax hike. independent.co.ug NAIROBI, Kenya | Xinhua | Normal business was disrupted in Nairobi, Kenya's capital, and various towns across the East African nation Thursday as thousands of people protested against proposed taxation measures by the government. The protests, the second this week, saw thousands of people dressed in black clothes pour onto the streets carrying their smartphones …

teleSUR, JDO, MER, JGN, JCM, SH (2024-06-21). Minuto a minuto del asedio israelí contra la Franja de Gaza. telesurtv.net En varios países continúan realizándose actividades para expresar apoyo al pueblo palestino y condenar el genocidio que comete Israel.

Sebastiana Romero (2024-06-21). Cuba participará en demanda de Sudáfrica contra Israel. radiohc.cu La Habana, 21 jun (RHC) El titular del ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores, Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla, reveló hoy que Cuba participará en la demanda de Sudáfrica contra Israel ante la Corte Internacional de Justicia.

María Candela (2024-06-21). Comunicado del Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores de la República de Cuba. radiohc.cu En correspondencia con el firme y sostenido compromiso de apoyar y contribuir en todo lo posible a los esfuerzos internacionales legítimos para poner fin al genocidio que se comete contra el pueblo palestino, el gobierno de la República de Cuba ha decidido intervenir en el procedimiento contencioso iniciado por la República de Sudáfrica contra el Estado de Israel ante la Corte Internacional de Justicia.

Pablo Rafael Fuentes (2024-06-21). Denuncian muerte por tortura de 36 gazatíes en prisiones israelíes. radiohc.cu La Habana, 21 jun (RHC) Las autoridades de la Franja de Gaza denunciaron hoy que al menos 36 palestinos del territorio murieron en prisiones israelíes debido a las torturas y vejaciones a las que fueron sometidos en los últimos nueve meses.

Editor (2024-06-21). Biden distorsiona el Día D. workers.org El 80 aniversario del desembarco del Día D en Normandía, Francia, reelaboró un escenario que los funcionarios imperialistas han utilizado antes para reforzar su prestigio, aumentar su capacidad electoral o movilizarse para la batalla contra el enemigo extranjero de su preferencia. Los centros poderosos de la propaganda imperialista -pensemos en . . . |

Staff (2024-06-21). Variación genética que hace a las personas más propensas a la obesidad. cubadebate.cu Las personas que poseen una variante genética que desactiva el gen SMIM1 son más propensas a la obesidad porque gastan menos energía en reposo, reveló un nuevo estudio de la Universidad de Exeter, en Reino Unido. Datos internacionales reflejan que las tasas de obesidad casi se han triplicado en los últimos 50 años.

Staff (2024-06-21). Armas biológicas de EEUU. cubadebate.cu La rama militar y el gobierno estadounidense, buscan con estas acciones lograr influencia en la región a partir de la dependencia tecnológica, mantener la presión sobre los países progresistas del área, con accidentes biológicos o despliegues de focos controlados, todo lo que influiría en reforzar la colaboración en el sector militar y salud.

Staff (2024-06-21). Francia empata sin goles ante Países Bajos. cubadebate.cu Francia, sin Kylian Mbappé, acabó firmando un polémico empate frente a Países Bajos, al que se le anuló un tanto por fuera de juego posicional de Dumfries un poco extraño (0-0). Confirmado que el crack galo no estaba en el campo por su fractura de nariz.

Staff (2024-06-21). Punto Deportivo: øQué equipos salen como favoritos en la Copa América de fútbol? (+ Podcast). cubadebate.cu Hoy comenzó la Copa América de fútbol, que se extenderá hasta el 14 de julio. Reúne a 16 selecciones, incluidos 10 de la Conmebol y seis invitados de la Concacaf. El partido inaugural entre Argentina y Canadá deparó la victoria de la albiceleste 2-0. Sobre lo que puede pasar en el torneo de clubes más antigua del futbol, comentamos en el Punto Deportivo.

María Candela (2024-06-21). Francia a las urnas. radiohc.cu Los franceses están a escasos 10 días de ir a la primera vuelta de las elecciones legislativas anticipadas, donde está en juego algo más que el destino del gobierno de Emmanuel Macron, porque por primera ocasión en la historia de ese país la extrema derecha podría dominar el Parlamento.

Maria Calvo (2024-06-21). Visita gubernamental intercambia con el pueblo en Santa Isabel de las Lajas. radiohc.cu Cienfuegos, 21 junio (RHC) Parte de la visita gubernamental llegó, este viernes, hasta el municipio Santa Isabel de las Lajas, encabezada por la primera vice ministra, Inés María Chapman para intercambiar con el pueblo e interesarse por sus principales insatisfacciones, entre las que sobresalió el déficit de efectivo en los cajeros y los altos precios de las ofertas del trabajo por cuenta propia.

María Candela (2024-06-21). Colombia: Presidente Gustavo Petro insistió en necesidad de Reforma Agraria. radiohc.cu Bogotá, 21 jun (RHC) El presidente Gustavo Petro denunció de nuevo este viernes que la distribución de la tierra en Colombia es todavía feudal e irracional porque no se utiliza para la producción de alimentos.

Maria Calvo (2024-06-21). Organización argentina demanda exclusión de Cuba de lista de EEUU. radiohc.cu Buenos Aires, 21 junio (RHC) La representación de la Asamblea Permanente por los Derechos Humanos en la ciudad argentina de Rosario se sumó a las voces que exigen hoy la exclusión de Cuba de una lista estadounidense de supuestos patrocinadores del terrorismo.

Maria Calvo (2024-06-21). Partidos Políticos de los Brics apoyan a Cuba. radiohc.cu La Habana, 21 junio (RHC) Una declaración final del reciente Foro de los Partidos Políticos de los Brics y asociados condenó la aplicación del bloqueo de EE. UU. a Cuba, al rechazar el uso de las ilegales medidas coercitivas unilaterales que pasan por alto la Carta de la ONU.

María Candela (2024-06-21). Reciben reconocimiento empresas que intervinieron en la ejecución del Parque Solar Fotovoltaico La Criolla. (+Foto). radiohc.cu Santa Clara, 21 jun (RHC) Como reconocimiento a la labor realizada en la construcción, montaje y puesta en marcha del Parque Solar Fotovoltaico La Criolla, ubicado en el municipio villaclareño de Santo Domingo, la Central de Trabajadores de Cuba a propuesta del Sindicato Nacional de Trabajadores de Energía y Minas entregó la Bandera Proeza laboral a las empresas y colectivos que participaron en esta obra ejecutada en tiempo récord.

María Candela (2024-06-21). Primer Ministro cubano concluyó cuarta visita de trabajo del Gobierno a Cienfuegos (+Audio). radiohc.cu Cienfuegos, 21 jun (RHC) "Estamos en una guerra económica y el enemigo sigue insistiendo en destruir a la Revolución, pero tenemos que ser más exigentes eliminando las chapucerías y el auto bloqueo" apuntó el miembro del Buró Político del Partido, Manuel Marrero Cruz, Primer Ministro de la República de Cuba.

Pablo Rafael Fuentes (2024-06-21). Sinfonías desde el alma para la música en su día. radiohc.cu La Habana, 21 jun (RHC) En el Día Mundial de la Música, celebrado hoy, el universo afina las más exquisitas sinfonías para agasajar a una expresión del arte que brota del alma y enamora desde la belleza de cada composición.

María Candela (2024-06-21). Cuba entregó nuevas becas a ciudadanos de Granada. radiohc.cu La Habana, 21 jun (RHC) El ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores de Cuba informó este viernes que nueve ciudadanos de Granada recibieron becas para cursar estudios de pregrado y postgrado en diferentes centros de esta nación.

Sebastiana Romero (2024-06-21). Maduro vaticina que Venezuela será el asombro económico de Sudamérica. radiohc.cu Caracas, 21 jun (RHC) El presidente Nicolás Maduro vaticinó hoy que Venezuela en lo económico va a ser el asombro de Suramérica, al resurgir como el ave Fénix, luego de transitar por un período complejo de restricciones.

teleSUR, YSM (2024-06-21). Venezuela denuncia campaña mediática internacional para desconocer procesos electorales. telesurtv.net Jorge Rodríguez advirtió a la ultraderecha que no se permitirá la vulneración de la paz venezolana.

teleSUR, MS (2024-06-21). Gobierno colombiano y la Segunda Marquetalia inician diálogos de paz. telesurtv.net Las partes firmantes, representadas por el consejero comisionado de paz de Colombia, Otty Patiño, e Iván Márquez, exnegociador de los diálogos que condujeron al acuerdo de paz de 2016 de las disidencias de las FARC.

teleSUR, dcdc, JCM (2024-06-21). Líder mapuche Héctor Llaitul inicia huelga de hambre en prisión. telesurtv.net A través de un comunicado, Llaitul exigió la nulidad del juicio y que los recursos presentados hace unas semanas sean revisados por la Corte Suprema.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-06-21). Unesco advierte sobre deterioro acelerado de los océanos desde 2003. telesurtv.net La directora del ente, Audrey Azoulay, manifestó que factores como "temperatura, acidificación, nivel del mar: están sonando todas las alarmas".

teleSUR, JGN (2024-06-21). Comunidad internacional saluda victoria de Sheinbaum en México. telesurtv.net Xiomara Castro dijo que acordó con Sheinbaum "trabajar juntas por la unidad de Latinoamérica y el Caribe".

teleSUR, ahf, YSM (2024-06-21). Ataque ucraniano deja tres heridos en Bélgorod, Rusia. telesurtv.net Hace solo dos días esta región rusa registró otro ataque que cobró la vida del subjefe del municipio de Korochanski.

teleSUR, ahf, YSM (2024-06-21). Eleva a 22 el número de muertos por inundaciones en Sudáfrica. telesurtv.net Las graves inundaciones han afectado casas que han sido arrasadas por las aguas del temporal, así como carreteras anegadas y árboles arrancados de raíz.

teleSUR, dcdc, YSM (2024-06-21). Encuesta: 88,2 % de peruanos desaprueban desempeño de Dina Boluarte. telesurtv.net El informe refleja que un 81,2 por ciento considera que Boluarte debería dejar "cuanto antes" su cargo.

teleSUR, ahf, YSM (2024-06-21). Docentes universitarios realizan paro nacional en Argentina. telesurtv.net Si no encuentran una respuesta satisfactoria, los manifestantes han declarado que existen posibilidades de que la semana próxima vayan nuevamente al paro.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-06-21). López Obrador asegura que continuará investigación del caso Ayotzinapa. telesurtv.net El presidente destacó que "bajo ninguna circunstancia se va a cerrar el caso".

teleSUR, JCM (2024-06-21). EE.UU. anuncia que limita las solicitudes de asilo en la frontera. telesurtv.net Su entrada en vigor se producirá cuando el número de cruces en la frontera supere los 2.500 diarios durante una semana.

teleSUR, YSM (2024-06-21). Trabajadores de telecomunicaciones rechazan ley de medios en Uruguay. telesurtv.net Los Diputados acordaron que el documento será nuevamente analizado después del 30 de junio.

teleSUR, MER (2024-06-21). Presidente Maduro alerta sobre violencia de la extrema derecha. telesurtv.net El mandatario le expresó al pueblo venezolano que es necesario cuidar la paz.

Staff (2024-06-21). Los gallos espirituanos se llevan el último cupo a la postemporada beisbolera. cubadebate.cu Los gallos espirituanos ganaron este jueves dos veces a los Elefantes cienfuegueros y aseguraron el octavo cupo para la postemporada de la 63 Serie Nacional de Beisbol. Ambos triunfos se concretaron con similar marcador de 2×1. En el primero destacó el relevista Fernando Betanzos, quien apenas admitió un jit en cuatro entradas y selló su sexto triunfo de la temporada.

Staff (2024-06-21). Convoca Parlamento al Tercer Período Ordinario de Sesiones de la Asamblea Nacional. cubadebate.cu Esteban Lazo Hernández, presidente de la Asamblea Nacional del Poder Popular y del Consejo de Estado, convocó hoy al Tercer Período Ordinario de Sesiones de la Asamblea Nacional del Poder Popular, en su X Legislatura. La cita, según informó el Parlamento en su sitio web, será a partir de las 9: 00 a.m. del día 17 de julio del año en curso.

Pablo Rafael Fuentes (2024-06-21). Destino Cuba por incrementar su presencia en plataformas chinas. radiohc.cu La Habana, 21 jun (RHC) Cuba busca obtener la Certificación Welcome Chinese y se inserta en aplicaciones del gigante asiático para promocionar el turismo y el vuelo directo Habana-Beijing, comentó hoy una fuente especializada.

Maria Calvo (2024-06-21). Titular del Citma visita Centro de Estudios en Cienfuegos. radiohc.cu Cienfuegos, 21 junio (RHC) Eduardo Martínez, ministro cubano de Ciencia, Tecnología y Medio Ambiente (Citma), visitó el Centro de Estudios Ambientales de Cienfuegos (CEAC) como parte de su programa de trabajo en esta central provincia, destacan hoy medios locales.

Maria Calvo (2024-06-21). Canciller de Cuba felicita a Centro de Prensa Internacional. radiohc.cu La Habana, 21 junio (RHC) El ministro de Relaciones Exteriores de Cuba, Bruno Rodríguez, felicitó hoy a través de su cuenta oficial en X, al colectivo y fundadores del Centro de Prensa Internacional (CPI), en ocasión de celebrarse el aniversario 45 de su creación.

Raúl Rodríguez (2024-06-21). Ciudad francesa orgullosa de acoger atletas cubanos para París-2024. radiohc.cu París, 21 jun (PL) El concejal municipal de la ciudad de Tremblay-en-France Michel Bodart expresó satisfacción por la acogida de atletas cubanos para su preparación y aclimatación de cara a los Juegos Olímpicos de París-2024.

Maria Calvo (2024-06-21). Evalúa vice primer ministro Tapia Fonseca objetivos económicos en Cienfuegos. radiohc.cu Cienfuegos, 21 junio (RHC) El vice primer ministro, Jorge Luis Tapia Fonseca, comenzó su recorrido correspondiente a la visita gubernamental a la provincia de Cienfuegos por la Empresa Mixta de piensos con el objetivo de evaluar la marcha de los principales programas económicos y sociales del territorio.

teleSUR, MER (2024-06-21). Presidente Maduro conversa con mandataria electa de México. telesurtv.net Ambas autoridades ratificaron los lazos de hermandad entre México y Venezuela, así como su disposición en fortalecer la Celac.

teleSUR, idg, JCM (2024-06-21). Militares franceses en Ucrania serán blanco legítimo para tropas rusas. telesurtv.net Canciller Lavrov se reúne con su homólogo congoleño en Oyo, tras comenzar este lunes una gira por África para reforzar los vínculos de Rusia en el continente.

teleSUR, idg, JCM (2024-06-21). Narendra Modi celebra su victoria en las elecciones generales. telesurtv.net Narendra Modi necesitará el apoyo de otros partidos para gobernar, algo inédito en sus anteriores mandatos.

Staff (2024-06-21). Servicio de neonatología de Sancti Spíritus: La máquina de los milagros (+ Fotos). cubadebate.cu Gracias a los especialistas del servicio provincial de Neonatología de Sancti Spíritus y a muchísimos otros profesionales y trabajadores del sistema de salud pública, el territorio exhibió una tasa de mortalidad infantil de 4,7 por cada mil nacidos vivos al cierre de 2023 y mantiene, hasta la fecha, un indicador de 2,7; la más baja del país.

Sebastiana Romero (2024-06-21). Migración en Chile requiere una mirada integral, afirma investigadora. radiohc.cu Santiago de Chile, 21 jun (RHC) En Chile existen leyes y regulaciones migratorias, pero el escenario cambiante de la movilidad humana requiere hoy un abordaje desde una perspectiva más integral, opina la doctora Martina Cociña.

María Candela (2024-06-21). Italia x Cuba un canal contra la desinformación, afirma Marco Papacci (+Foto y Audio). radiohc.cu La Habana, 21 jun (RHC) El canal informativo Italia x Cuba es una nueva tribuna informativa contra la desinformación y las campañas mediáticas ememigas, nacido de la necesidad y el interés entre integrantes de varios círculos de la solidaridad en el país europeo de hacer escuchar la voz de la isla.

teleSUR, MS (2024-06-21). Inundación de una mina de carbón en China deja tres muertos. telesurtv.net La tragedia tuvo lugar el pasado sábado alrededor de las 17H00, cuando diez trabajadores se encontraban en la zona afectada. Dos lograron escapar por sus propios medios, dejando a ocho atrapados.

teleSUR, odr, SH (2024-06-21). Autoridades dominicanas colocan a 25 provincias en alerta verde. telesurtv.net El COE aumenta 14 provincias y al Distrito Nacional en alerta amarilla debido a una masa de aire húmeda dejada por una onda tropical en el país caribeño.

teleSUR, idg, JCM (2024-06-21). Venezuela y China muestran sintonía en agenda bilateral. telesurtv.net La visita es una invitación del ministro chino de Relaciones Exteriores, Wang Yi, miembro del Buró Político del Comité Central del Partido Comunista de China.

Crystal Lewis, Portside. (2024-06-21). Insurgent Slate Wins UFT Retiree Chapter Election. popularresistance.org In a significant setback to the union's leadership, former educators with the Retiree Advocate caucus of the United Federation of Teachers have ousted the incumbent Unity slate. | In balloting for leadership of the union's Retired Teachers chapter, the Retiree Advocate slate received 17,226 votes, or 63 percent of the total, while Unity, which is aligned with UFT President Michael Mulgrew, got 10,114 votes, according to unofficial results. | Members of the Retiree Advocate had campaigned in opposition to the city's efforts to switch retired city workers to a Medicare Advantage plan from their traditional Medicare…

Maria Calvo (2024-06-21). Jornadas "Unblock Cuba" en regiones españolas. radiohc.cu Madrid, 21 junio (RHC) La localidad vasca de Lezama, Euskadi, será uno de los grandes escenarios de España donde se realizarán jornadas de la campaña "Unblock Cuba!", los días 28 y 29 de junio, informaron hoy los organizadores.

María Candela (2024-06-21). Telecomunicaciones, uno de los sectores golpeado por el bloqueo estadounidense. radiohc.cu Entre los sectores seriamente afectados por el inhumano bloqueo estadounidense está el de las comunicaciones, cuyas pérdidas económicas en los últimos diez años se contabilizan en 500 millones de dólares.

Staff (2024-06-21). Informan sobre nuevo proceso de homologación de vehículos ensamblados. cubadebate.cu Un nuevo proceso de homologación de vehículos de motor, remolques y semirremolques, ensamblados por partes y piezas, se desarrollará en todo el país desde el lunes venidero, informaron este 20 de junio, en la capital, directivos del Ministerio de Transporte (MITRANS).

Staff (2024-06-21). Clausuran Cubaindustria 2024 tras jornadas de negocios e intercambio entre expertos. cubadebate.cu La cuarta edición de la Convención y Feria Internacional Cubaindustria concluyó este viernes en el capitalino Palacio de Convenciones, luego de haber acogido, desde el pasado 17 de junio, a 1 122 participantes, entre ellos 168 delegados de 19 países.

Staff (2024-06-21). Copa América 2024: Con goles de Julián y Lautaro, Argentina vence a Canadá. cubadebate.cu Con un Lionel Messi explosivo en la segunda mitad, la campeona mundial Argentina comenzó con éxito la defensa del título de la Copa América al imponerse 2-0 a Canadá, en la apertura este jueves de la edición de Estados Unidos-2024 en Atlanta.

Staff (2024-06-21). Brasil: Allanan empresas acusadas de financiar golpe contra Lula. cubadebate.cu La Policía Federal de Brasil realizó hoy jueves el allanamiento de 27 domicilios y sedes de empresas como parte de la Operación Lesa Patria, para investigar el financiamiento del intento de golpe de Estado contra el Gobierno de Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, el 8 de enero de 2023.

Staff (2024-06-21). Cuba y Rusia refuerzan sus lazos financieros: Abre en La Habana representación del banco Novikombank. cubadebate.cu La apertura de esta representación directa en Cuba, en las condiciones del cerco norteamericano constituye un acontecimiento de gran significado en el desarrollo de las relaciones entre ambos países, declaró el jefe de la oficina comercial del gigante euroasiático en este país, Serguei Baldin.

María Candela (2024-06-21). Cuba reitera denuncia por excesivo gasto militar de EEUU y la OTAN. radiohc.cu La Habana, 21 de jun (RHC) El gasto militar de Estados Unidos alcanzó los 916 mil millones de dólares en 2023, el 68 por ciento del gasto militar total de la Organización del Tratado del Atlántico Norte (OTAN) subrayó este viernes el canciller cubano, Bruno Rodríguez.

Maria Calvo (2024-06-21). Dirigentes del gobierno recorren instituciones de Salud y Educación en Cienfuegos. radiohc.cu Cienfuegos, 21 junio (RHC) El vice primer ministro cubano Jorge Luis Perdomo Di-Lella acompañado por José àÅngel Portal Miranda, ministro de Salud Pública visitaron los hospitales General Universitario Gustavo Aldereguía Lima (HGAL) y el Pediátrico Paquito González Cueto, como parte de la visita gubernamental del Consejo de Ministros a esta provincia…

María Candela (2024-06-21). Finalizó Cubaindustria 2024. radiohc.cu La Habana, 21 jun (RHC) Con la ceremonia de entrega de premios en categorías como el Diseño, la Calidad y las mejores ponencias, finalizó este viernes, en el Palacio de Convenciones de esta capital, la IV Convención y Exposición Internacional Cubaindustria 2024.

María Candela (2024-06-21). Desde Venezuela hasta Villa Clara, el orgullo por la carrera de Periodismo y por nuestra Universidad Central (+Fotos y Audio). radiohc.cu La carrera de Licenciatura en Periodismo de la Universidad Central, con 22 años de creada, opta por acreditarse con la categoría de excelencia, y con ese propósito, en estos días sus profesores y alumnos reciben la visita de la Junta de Acreditación Nacional del Ministerio de Educación Superior.

Sebastiana Romero (2024-06-21). Humanitarios advierten falta de seguridad para entregas en Gaza. radiohc.cu Naciones Unidas, 21 jun (RHC) La Oficina para la Coordinación de Asuntos Humanitarios de la ONU (OCHA) consideró hoy la falta de orden y seguridad en Gaza como obstáculos importantes para la llegada de ayuda al enclave.

Raúl Rodríguez (2024-06-21). Sancti Spíritus alcanza el último boleto a los playoffs del béisbol cubano. radiohc.cu La Habana, 21 jun (JIT).- Los Gallos de Sancti Spíritus ganaron dos veces a los Elefantes cienfuegueros y aseguraron el octavo boleto para la postemporada de la Serie Nacional de Beisbol.

Pablo Rafael Fuentes (2024-06-21). Trump y el juicio por documentos clasificados, sin fecha a la vista. radiohc.cu La Habana, 21 jun (RHC) Hasta hoy no existe fecha para el juicio al expresidente de Estados Unidos Donald Trump en el caso de mal manejo de documentos clasificados ni tampoco hay alguna a la vista.

María Candela (2024-06-21). Ramiro Valdés analizó en Cienfuegos cumplimiento de la política de la vivienda y ahorro energético (+Foto y Audio). radiohc.cu Cienfuegos, 21 jun (RHC) El Comandante de la Revolución, Ramiro Valdés Menéndez, analizó en esta ciudad el cumplimiento de la Política y el Programa de la Vivienda y el de la Producción Local de Materiales de la Construcción e incluyó el ahorro energético.

Sebastiana Romero (2024-06-21). Programa Transcultura de la Unesco impulsa el séptimo arte en Cuba. radiohc.cu La Habana, 21 jun (RHC) La Escuela Internacional de Cine y Televisión (Eictv) de San Antonio de Los Baños, al suroeste de la capital cubana, exhibe hoy estudios de sonido completamente renovados, gracias al programa Transcultura de la Unesco.

María Candela (2024-06-21). Intelectuales cubanos dialogan sobre colonización cultural. radiohc.cu Camagàºey, 21 jun (RHC) Un encuentro entre intelectuales y profesionales de la prensa aconteció este viernes en esta ciudad como parte del programa "Sembrar ideas, sembrar conciencia", estrategia del Ministerio de Cultura de Cuba.

teleSUR, dcdc, JCM (2024-06-21). Irán inicia etapa de calificación de candidatos a elecciones. telesurtv.net Tras el proceso de investigación, el Ministerio del Interior anunciará los candidatos finales el 11 de junio, y los calificados tendrán 15 días, del 12 al 26 de junio, para llevar a cabo sus campañas electorales.

teleSUR, ahf, YSM (2024-06-21). Venezuela acogerá la Serie del Caribe en el año 2026. telesurtv.net La lista de sedes por año quedaría de la siguiente forma: Mexicali 2025, Venezuela 2026, Hermosillo 2027, República Dominicana 2028 y Puerto Rico 2029.

teleSUR, odr, YSM (2024-06-21). Presidente de Siria recibe a canciller de Irán. telesurtv.net Ambos políticos debatieron sobre el estado de las relaciones bilaterales, así como el avance de la agresión de Israel en la Franja de Gaza.

teleSUR, JCM (2024-06-21). ONU condena más de 500 asesinatos de palestinos en Cisjordania. telesurtv.net Más de 500 palestinos han muerto desde el 7 de octubre en actos de violencia en la ocupada Cisjordania vinculados al asedio del Ejército israelí de ocupación en Gaza.

Staff (2024-06-21). teleSUR anuncia el concurso "Sur Influyente" telesurtv.net El concurso invita a jóvenes, mayores de edad, creadores de contenidos a elaborar piezas audiovisuales de máximo 60 segundos en formato vertical (9: 16).

Staff (2024-06-21). Reprograman juegos no efectuados en la Serie Nacional de Béisbol. cubadebate.cu Reprograman los juegos no efectuados en la 63 Serie Nacional de Béisbol. Concluidos estos, se reprogramarán los restantes si fueran necesarios, pero solo de los 8 equipos clasificados para determinar lugares en la tabla de posiciones.

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