2021-09-12: News Headlines

TASS (2021-09-12). Russia mulls sending humanitarian aid to Afghanistan — ambassador. tass.com In his words, the government and the people of Afghanistan are now focusing on rebuilding the country rather than on geopolitical agenda…

Richard Falk — Daniel Falcone (2021-09-12). 9/11: The Doctrines of Bush, Obama, Trump & Biden. counterpunch.org Image by Daniel Falcone: Can you comment on September 11, 2001 as a historical event and provide how this day continues to shape the way the United States sees itself in the world? | Richard Falk: The attack itself on 9/11 was a most momentous event from the perspective of international relations, undermining the dominating historic role of hard power under the control of national governments in explaining historical agency. | Dramatically, 9/11 revealed the vulnerability of the most powerful country, as measured by military capabilities and global security hegem…

_____ (2021-09-12). Post-9/11 "Nation-Building" in Afghanistan and Iraq Was Nothing But Destruction. commondreams.org In the world since Tuesday, I fear that there are other sorrowful Tuesdays to come.

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2021-09-12). 9/11 ANALYSIS: From Ronald Reagan and the Soviet-Afghan War to George W Bush and September 11, 2001. globalresearch.ca Osama bin Laden was recruited by the CIA in 1979. The US spent millions of dollars to supply Afghan schoolchildren with textbooks filled with violent images and militant Islamic teachings.

TASS (2021-09-12). FBI publishes first document unclassified under Biden's decree. tass.com This material is being released in response to the executive order, signed September 3, 2021…

Kathy Kelly (2021-09-12). To Counter Terror, Abolish War. dissidentvoice.org On the morning of September 11, 2001, I was among a small group of U.S. citizens who sat on milk crates or stood holding signs, across from the U.S. Mission to the United Nations in Manhattan. We had been fasting from solid foods for a month, calling for an end to brutal economic warfare waged …

Juan Cole (2021-09-12). The Palestinian scramble to earn a living in Israeli-Occupied Gaza starts at school age. juancole.com By Motasem A Dalloul | — ( Middle East Monitor ) — The start of the new school year in the besieged Gaza Strip saw just under 300,000 students aged between six and 17 turn up for classes; more than 20,000 are attending school for the first time, often in overcrowded classrooms. Despite the difficult …

Editor2 (2021-09-12). Crisis-hit Jordan Faces an Uncertain Future. orinocotribune.com By Ziad Hafez — Sep 10 2021 | Jordan faces a profound economic crisis, with corruption at the top and unreliable allies in the region. The country will either have to forge an entirely new direction or face a crisis of legitimacy at its core. | A kingdom designed by two dying empires, Jordan is today in deep economic crisis, with uncertain alliances, few natural resources, not much water, but a generous amount of corruption. | So where is Jordan heading in today's political-economic climate? Who are its allies and where does its future lie? | The past: a prized pie and many promises | In 1916, as World War I…

Labor Video Project (2021-09-12). US Labor Imperialism, The CIA, NED, "Solidarity Center" Afghanistan & The AFL-CIO. indybay.org Labor historian Kim Scipes discusses the history of the US labor unions role internationally. The AFL under Samuel Gompers and the AFL-CIO under their president worked with both parties and the US government to support US coups and wars abroad.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Mayo Clinic Conference on Brain Health and Dementia to welcome people living with dementia, caregivers and health care providers. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. ‚Äï The inaugural Mayo Clinic Conference on Brain Health and Dementia will be held virtually on Oct. 29 from 9: 15 a.m. to 2: 15 p.m. CDT with an optional workshop to follow. The event is a collaboration among Mayo Clinic, AARP and the Alzheimer's Association. This conference, which was formerly known as Meeting of the Minds, will recognize all that people who live with dementia and their families have experienced during the COVID-19 pandemic….

Mike Ludwig (2021-09-12). "It's Not Just a Loss of Electricity" — Ida Left People Houseless and Jobless. zcomm.org Louisiana has few legal protections for renters, who can receive an eviction notice after withholding rent for any reason, even if that reason is a giant hole in the roof…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Consumer Health: 5 types of gynecologic cancer. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn about the five types of gynecologic cancer. Gynecologic cancer is any cancer that starts in a woman's reproductive organs. More than 116,000 women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with a gynecologic cancer this year, according to the Foundation for Women's Cancer. The five main types of gynecologic cancer are: Cervical cancerEarly stage cervical cancer generally produces no signs or symptoms….

Women's March San Jose (2021-09-12). Saturday 10/2: Women's March San Jose: March for Reproductive Rights. indybay.org Meet at San Jose City Hall, 200 E. Santa Clara Street, SJ 95113…

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-12). Now Azerbaijan denounces U.S. over Nagorno-Karabakh. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com The Three Brothers, Ankara-Baku-Islamabad axis is throwing down the gauntlet to the world, which is accommodating it at every turn. After its wars in Nagorno-Karabakh, Iraq, Libya and Syria, new ones loom in and against Armenia, Crimea, Cyrus, Greece, India (Kashmir), Iran and Tunisia, with the Russian North Caucasus not beyond its purview. ==== Azerbaijan …

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-12). Turkey continues waging war in Syria. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Anti-terrorist: anti-Kurdish, anti-Syrian. Turkey neutralizes four YPG/PKK terrorists in northern Syria At least four YPG/PKK terrorists were "neutralized" by Turkish security forces in northern Syria, Turkey's National Defense Ministry said on Sunday. **** Since 2016, Ankara has launched a trio of successful anti-terror operations across its border in northern Syria to prevent the formation of …

Anonymous669 (2021-09-12). Syrian Military Source Says Ground Operation In Greater Idlib Could Start At 'Any Minute'. southfront.org Illustrative image. | The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and its allies may kick off a ground operation in the northwestern region of Greater Idlib "at any minute," a Syrian military source told Sputnik on September 12. | The source told the Russian news agency, that al-Qaeda-affiliated Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), the de-facto ruler of Greater Idlib, and its Turkish-backed allies escalated their attacks in the last two weeks. | "The fronts of the southern Idlib countryside and northern countryside of Hama witnessed an except…

Gershon Baskin (2021-09-12). Build housing projects with 50/50 Jewish, Palestinian residents. zcomm.org There are whole neighborhoods in Israel designated for these specific identity groups…

Anonymous669 (2021-09-12). Israeli Airstrikes Hit Gaza Strip Following Rocket Attack (Video, Photos). southfront.org FILE PHOTO An Israeli F-16 fighter jet © Amir Cohen / Reuters | Early on September 12, Israeli fighter jets and combat drones carried out a series of airstrikes on the Palestinian Gaza Strip. | According to Palestinian sources, the Israeli airstrikes targeted 13th Division base in central Gaza, Ain Jalut base to the west of Khan Younis, al-Bahriyah base in southern Gaza and a chicken farm located on the border with Egypt's Sinai. All of these positions, except for the chicken farm, belong to the Izz al-Din al-Qassam Bri…

Natasha Hakimi Zapata (2021-09-12). Sanctions Didn't Help Cubans, Iranians or Venezuelans. They Won't Help Afghans. zcomm.org Economic punishment is taking a brutal toll during the pandemic…

ecns.cn (2021-09-12). China expects Afghan Taliban to make clean break with ETIM terrorist group. ecns.cn China hopes the Afghan Taliban will make a clean break with the East Turkestan Islamic Movement (ETIM) and other terrorist groups, and take effective measures to resolutely crack down on them, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Friday.

Anonymous669 (2021-09-12). Qatari Foreign Minister Arrives In Afghanistan's Kabul After Regional Tour (Video, Photos). southfront.org Screen grab, Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani on the right side. | On September 12, Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani arrived in the Afghan capital Kabul. | According to the Doha-based news channel

Walden Bello (2021-09-12). September 11 and the Debacle of 'Nation-Building' in Iraq and Afghanistan. zcomm.org Nation-building in Afghanistan and Iraq was the resurrection of a doctrine that should have been buried after Vietnam…

Anonymous103 (2021-09-12). Washington To Save 585 Afghan Pilots In Uzbekistan From Returning To Taliban Hands — Report. southfront.org Click to see full-size image | The United States has reached an agreement with the Uzbek authorities to transfer a group of Afghan Air Force pilots, who After the Taliban movement came to power, on August 14 and 15, 22 warplanes and 24 military helic…

Juan Cole (2021-09-12). Top 7 Ways al-Qaeda's Terrorism Violated the Precepts of the Holy Qur'an. juancole.com Ann Arbor (Informed Comment) — One of the great tragedies of the early twenty-first century is that the great civilization of Islam, over 1400 years old and with tremendous achievements should have had its escutcheon besmirched with the terrorism of a small fringe of extremists such as Usama Bin Laden and al-Qaeda. It is and …

Ben Terrall (2021-09-12). Central America's Forgotten History. counterpunch.org Image by Aviva Chomsky's new book,

Nino Pagliccia (2021-09-12). Canadian Elections. Democracy is First and Foremost Informed Choice. orinocotribune.com By Nino Pagliccia — Sep 9, 2021 | The CBC News The invited leaders represent the dominant parties in Canada: | ‚Ä¢ Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau | ‚Ä¢ Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole | ‚Ä¢ NDP Leade…

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-12). "North" Macedonia marks secession from Yugoslavia, subordination to NATO. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com North Macedonia marks 30 years of independence with parade North Macedonia on Wednesday marked the 30th anniversary of its independence from Yugoslavia with a military parade in the capital Skopje and ceremonies around the country. **** After reaching an agreement with Athens, the country changed its name from Macedonia to North Macedonia in 2019 and …

Three Way Fight (2021-09-12). Understanding A22 PDX: Broader Implications for Militant Movements. itsgoingdown.org The following is a response by Don H. to the discussion on Three Way Fight. It goes beyond the specifics of PDX and looks more at the generalized meanings and risks of and for militant organizing, strategies and actions. by Don H. Militant movements can have features that undermine its political base and contribute to…

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-12). Pentagon considers 23 locations for new military bases in Greece. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com US-Greece Military Deals Strengthen, More American Bases Seen The United States is looking to extend an annual Mutual Defense Cooperation Agreement to five years and put more military bases in Greece…. The defense deal extension could be signed in September or October, said the newspaper Kathimerini…. The US has been keen to have more bases …

Hailey Ostwalt (2021-09-12). Public housing to be demolished in Tampa, Fl. for new development. liberationnews.org This is ultimately an insult to the working people of Robles Park Village, that rather than repairing issues within their homes, the city would rather allot an undetermined amount of money on a project that will displace over 400 people.

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-12). "U.S. and NATO operations anywhere in Europe and Africa and beyond": Pentagon leads war games in Norway. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Thunder Cloud live fire exercise in Norway U.S. Army Europe and Africa will conduct the live-fire exercise Thunder Cloud from Sept. 9-20 in Andenes, Norway. The 2nd Multi-Domain Task Force, which activates this month, and the 41st Field Artillery Brigade will exercise the rapid deployment and employment of long-range precision fires. This exercise will showcase …

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-12). Turkey opens new military command center in Azerbaijan. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Turkey Sets Up Military Command Center in Baku The Turkish military has set up a command center for its special forces in Baku, reported the Ermenihaber news site on Friday, citing Azerbaijani sources. **** [F]our generals of Turkey's armed forces have been deployed to the command center. The move comes a week after the Turkish …

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-12). U.S. dispatches more troops to Poland for "military preparedness exercises" antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Connecticut National Guard troops heading to Poland More than 70 members of the Connecticut National Guard are heading to Poland as part of ongoing U.S. military preparedness exercises with European allies. Atlantic Resolve has rotated U.S. troops across more than a dozen countries in Europe since 2014 in efforts to increase readiness and coordination with …

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-12). Azerbaijan's chief of general staff in Turkey to meet with military leaders. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com The Chief of General Staff of the Azerbaijani Army is on an official visit to Turkey First Deputy Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan — Chief of General Staff of the Azerbaijani Army Lieutenant General Karim Valiyev is on an official visit to the Republic of Turkey. During the visit, the Azerbaijani delegation …

Marzieh Rahmani (2021-09-12). At least 3 Iraqi forces killed by ISIL terrorists in Kirkuk. en.mehrnews.com Iraqi sources say ISIL terrorists' attack against positions of Iraqi security forces in Kirkuk province has left at least three martyrs.

TASS (2021-09-12). Iran rules out granting IAEA access to its nuclear sites after director's visit — TV. tass.com "The negotiations to be held during IAEA director general's visit to Tehran will concern only the maintenance of certain monitoring equipment.

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-12). U.S. and Greece to implement five-year military deal. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Greece to discuss 5-year US defence deal: PM Greece and the US are in talks to extend their defence deals by five years, instead of one-year renewals now in force, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Sunday. There would be a "more important US presence in our country, possibly in areas where they currently do …

Staff (2021-09-12). REMINDER TUESDAY 14: Zoom with Rainer Shea: 'Propaganda, Corporate Censorship & Dictatorship of the Proletariat'. orinocotribune.com (Español abajo) | Caracas, September 6, 2021 (OrinocoTribune.com)—Rainer Shea (Shea's account with the online publishing platform Medium.com was suspended a few days ago. In January of this year, Shea was banned from Facebook. As a result, Orinoco Tribune felt it necessary to open a debate about a Marxist-Leni…

David Swanson (2021-09-12). Video: Never Forget: 9/11 and the 20 Year War of Terror. warisacrime.org By Code Pink, September 12, 2021 September 11th, 2001, fundamentally altered the culture of the United States and its relationship with the rest of the world. The violence of that day was not confined, it spread throughout the world as America lashed out both at home and abroad. The almost 3,000 deaths of September 11th …

Fight Back (2021-09-12). Vote 'No' on the recall of California Governor Newsom. fightbacknews.org Los Angeles, CA – Right-wingers, racists and proponents of anti-COVID-19 measures are leading a recall election of Governor Gavin Newson. California voters will vote Yes or No on the recall and also pick who they would prefer if the recall is successful. The last day to decide is on election day, September 14. | Larry Elder, a South Central Los Angeles native who is known for his racist, elitist, sexist and homo-phobic statements, is Newson's main threat. Elder graduated from Crenshaw High School in 1970, five years after the Watts uprisings, and at a time when the Los Angeles Police Department was once again und…

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-12). Article 5 commitments: NATO prepares for war on Russia's northwest border. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Commander Tours Baltic States and Poland As part of his battlefield circulation, LTG S≈Çawomir Wojciechowski, Commander Multinational Corps Northeast (MNC NE), visited the Corps subordinate units as well as military officials across Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland. The trip served for the Commander as an opportunity to meet with troops and assess the progress on …

teleSUR, JCM (2021-09-12). Rinden homenaje en Chile a Salvador Allende a 48 años del golpe militar. telesurtv.net Carabineros reprimió en varias ocasiones en el curso de la multitudinaria marcha en Santiago.

sputniknews (2021-09-12). Six US Police Officers Facing Potential Disciplinary Action as Part of Capitol Riot Probe. sputniknews.com WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – US Capitol Police (USCP) are recommending disciplinary action against six law enforcement officers for their misconduct during the January 6 events at the Capitol.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Consumer Health: What do you know about leukemia and lymphoma? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org September is Leukemia and Lymphoma Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn about some of the most common types of these two diseases. Leukemia is cancer of the body's blood-forming tissues, including bone marrow and the lymphatic system. Leukemia usually involves the white blood cells, which are potent infection fighters. They normally grow and divide in an orderly way as your body needs them. But in people with leukemia, the bone marrow…

Anonymous103 (2021-09-12). Notorious Human Smuggler From Somali Arrested In Libya. southfront.org Click to see full-size image | Security forces in Tripoli have arrested the notorious Somali human smuggler, Hassan Qidi, who was wanted for heading a gang working on illegal immigration and human trafficking. | On September 11, Libyan Attorney General confirmed the identity of a notorious Somali human trafficker Hassan Qid, after he was reportedly arrested during a raid of 444th Combat Brigade in Bani Walid in March. | He is accused of heinous crimes against migrants, including blackmail, torture, and killing.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Onco-regeneration — Restoring function after a soft tissue cancer diagnosis. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Soft tissue sarcoma is a rare form of cancer that has typically been treated using limb salvage surgery combined with radiation therapy. While limb salvage surgery helps patients avoid amputation, patients are often left with substantial functional limitations. Now advancements in microsurgery are making it possible to harness the body's ability to regenerate muscle strength after surgery to remove soft tissue sarcoma. Mayo Clinic orthopedic oncologists are teaming up with plastic surgeons in a procedure…

teleSUR, NG (2021-09-12). Exigen fortalecer búsqueda de mujeres desaparecidas en Guatemala. telesurtv.net El llamado trasciende a un reciente caso de femicidio que implica la omisión de múltiples testigos.

Brenda Norrell (2021-09-12). O'odham Rights Report Exposes Abuse: Spy Towers and Border Patrol on Tohono O'odham Nation. indybay.org Ophelia Rivas, longtime founder of O'odham Voice Against the Wall, releases 81-page report on the destruction by Israel's Elbit Systems spy towers on the Tohono O'odham Nation, and the abuses by the U.S. Border Patrol on her homeland. Statement now in English, Spanish and French at Censored News.

_____ (2021-09-12). Less Than an Inkblot, A Failed Congress Jeopardizes Our Future. commondreams.org

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Mayo Clinic Minute: Patch testing for allergic contact dermatitis. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org If you've ever experienced a red, itchy rash appear on your skin after using a certain lotion or even from wearing jewelry, you may be experiencing contact dermatitis. It's caused by a substance you're exposed to that irritates your skin. However, it also can be triggered by an allergic reaction.In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Dr. Matthew Hall, a Mayo Clinic dermatologist, explains how patch testing is crucial to assess for allergic contact dermatitis. Watch: The…

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-12). Virginia: NATO makes plans against "future potential threats" for the next decade. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com From the website of Allied Command Transformation, the first NATO command based in the U.S. It was recently joined by Allied Joint Force Command Norfolk in the same city in Virginia.In recent days Russia's Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova and current Deputy Chairman of the Security Council, former president and prime minister Dmitry Medvedev have …

Jeffrey St. Clair (2021-09-12). 9/11 and the American Mind. counterpunch.org Still from It is the second plane that haunts the mind, curving on a course that seems to descend right out of a waking nightmare. Even before it struck that ugly steel and glass tower, there was already a dreadful familiarity to it. Somehow we'd seen its shape before. The Hindenburg in flames. JFK's head blooming open on the Zapruder film. The Challenger space shuttle exploding live before our eyes in the stratosphere on an impossibly sunny Florida day. The Waco fire incinerating women and children in those Texas winds. The even…

Pip Hinman (2021-09-12). Inner West Council elects Greens Mayor. greenleft.org.au In a shift of alliances, Inner West Councillors elected the Greens' Rochelle Porteous its new Mayor, reports Pip Hinman.

Anonymous007 (2021-09-12). Military Situation In Donetsk People's Republic On September 12, 2021 (Map Update). southfront.org Click to see full-size image | 1. UAF in Troytskoe shelled Ozeryanovka with 120-mm artillery | 2. UAF in Verhnetoretskoe shelled Verhnetoretskoe with 120-mm artillery | 3. UAF targeted an oil refinery in Donetsk city with UAVs | 4. UAF east of Volnovaha shelled Dokuchaevsk with 120-mm, 122-mm artillery and BMP-2 | 5. DPR forces in Verhnetoretskoe shelled UAF positions in Verhnetoretskoe with 122-mm artillery | 6. DPR forces in Gorlovka shelled UAF positions in Niu-York with 82-mm artiller…

teleSUR, JGN (2021-09-12). Bolivia agradece a México donación de vacunas contra Covid-19. telesurtv.net Las vacunas serán recibidas por los ministros bolivianos de Relaciones Exteriores, Rogelio Mayta, y de Salud, Jeyson Auza.

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newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Sharing Mayo Clinic: "Divine design" gives multiple myeloma patient transplant, care at home. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Ann Arneson describes her journey to Mayo Clinic as "divine design." Ann — a retired teacher, a leader in her church and ministry, mother, grandmother, and line dance enthusiast — is Mayo Clinic's first bone marrow transplant patient to recover at home thanks to the new advanced care at home program. "I know that people and circumstances are not by chance, but for a purpose — part of a bigger plan," says Ann. A brush…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Medical inspiration from an old book. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org A Mayo Clinic doctor has pioneered a new procedure to treat a medical problem that causes positional headaches, among other symptoms. And he took a "novel" approach to find the solution. Reporter Jason Howland has the story. Watch: Medical inspiration from an old book youtu.be/PQ-fc-IPbjE Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (2: 15) is in the downloads at the end of this post. Please courtesy: "Mayo Clinic News Network." Read the script. Sometimes, extraordinary ideas are inspired by the…

David Sirota (2021-09-12). WEEKEND READER: The Dirty Secrets Behind Manchin's Coal Empire. dailyposter.com

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). A regenerative refresh to cosmetic procedures. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Mayo Clinic has launched a regenerative cosmetic service for patients aimed at resetting the body's clock to a time of more youthful function and appearance. The Multidisciplinary Cosmetic Center at Mayo Clinic in Arizona pairs general and facial plastic surgery with dermatologists, gynecologists, vascular surgery, urologists and aestheticists to deliver services grounded in scientific evidence and the latest regenerative technologies. "The emotional and psychosocial benefits of cosmetic surgery are well-researched and clearly documented. It can…

Anonymous007 (2021-09-12). Military Situation In Yemen On September 12, 2021 (Map Update). southfront.org Click to see full-size image | The Liaison and Coordination Officers' Operations Room (loyal to Ansar Allah) reported 372 ceasefire violations in al-Hudaydah during the past 24 hours | On September 11, Saudi-led coalition warplanes conducted 13 airstrikes on the Sarwah district | On September 11, Saudi-led coalition warplanes conducted 4 airstrikes on the Rahbah district | On September 11, Saudi-led coalition warplanes conducted 4 airstrikes on the Nate district | On September 11, Saudi-led coalition…

Uhuru Solidarity Movement (2021-09-12). Saturday 9/25: Yard Sale for Reparations Fundraiser. indybay.org Seminary Ave & Camden St, Oakland CA 94605 | what3words.com/paying.will.class

Elaine Batchlor (2021-09-12). I'm a Black Doctor. My Mom Still Won't Get Vaccinated. zcomm.org I'm frustrated, but I can't really blame her. Here's why.

teleSUR, JGN (2021-09-12). Fallece destacado periodista colombiano Antonio Caballero. telesurtv.net El expresidente colombiano Juan Manuel Santos, entre otros, lamentó la muerte de Antonio Caballero, "implacable con el poder".

Nayvin Gordon (2021-09-12). The New York Times Tells China to Stop Protecting Their People, & Let Covid-19 Sicken and. indybay.org Eradicating Covid-19 is possible with ZeroCovid strategy that puts people before profits…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Virtual ceremony will celebrate more than 120 graduates of Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Two keynote speakers, including Anthony Fauci, M.D., director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, will highlight the Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences virtual commencement ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 11. Dr. Anthony Fauci The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences traditionally has had its commencement in tandem with Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine. This year's ceremony will be different, and not just because of the continued impact of…

Anonymous669 (2021-09-12). Islamic Resistance In Iraq Blew Up Two US Supply Convoys In Al-Diwaniyah & Al-Muthanna. southfront.org File image. | On September 12, the pro-Iranian Islamic Resistance in Iraq — 'Ashab al-Kahf attacked two convoys carrying logistic supplies and equipment for the US-led coalition in southern Iraq. | The first supply convoy came under attack in the province of al-Diwaniyah, while the second was targeted as it was passing in the province of al-Muthanna. | 'Ashab al-Kahf emerged in August of 2019. The group was among the first to launch attacks against US forces after the assassination of Abu Mahdi al-Muha…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Consumer Health: Are you at risk for prostate cancer? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, which make this a good time to learn more about the risk factors for prostate cancer. Prostate cancer will affect 1 in 8 men, according to the American Cancer Society. After skin cancer, prostate cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed in men in the U.S. The prostate is a small walnut-shaped gland in males that produces the seminal fluid that nourishes and transports sperm. Many prostate cancers grow slowly and…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Cancer is the leading disease-related cause of death in children. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org One in every 266 children and adolescents will be diagnosed with cancer by age 20, according to the American Cancer Society. Sarcoma — the term for a group of cancers that begin in the bones and in the soft or connective tissues — is one of the more common types of childhood cancer. Fortunately, recent treatment advances have increased survival rates. Of children diagnosed with cancer, 84% now survive five years or more. One of the…

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-12). Pentagon delivers 55 armored vehicles to rebranded Kosovo Liberation Army. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Kosovo Receives 55 Armored Vehicles Donated By U.S. Kosovo has received 55 armored security vehicles donated by the United States for the Kosovo Security Force (KSF). The United States has steadily supported the KSF's 3,400-strong force, which was turned into a regular army more than two years ago, although its name has not been changed …

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Mayo Clinic Minute: What's frozen shoulder? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Pain and stiffness in your shoulder can make every activity including sleep difficult. Worsening shoulder pain, especially at night, could mean you have a frozen shoulder, says Dr. Christopher Camp, a Mayo Clinic orthopedic surgeon. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/OU6-i4dKPKs Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (0: 59) is in the downloads at the end of…

news.un (2021-09-12). An illustration of resilience and hope, in the face anti-Asian hate. news.un.org The rise in hate crimes against people of Asian and Pacific Island heritage in the United States since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, inspired artist Amanda Phingbodhipakkiya to produce vibrant artworks featuring people of Asian heritage. Displayed in public spaces around New York City, the images, and the messages they convey, have made headlines around the world.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Breathing easier with COPD. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, is the third leading cause of death worldwide according to the World Health Organization. COPD is a chronic inflammatory lung disease that causes obstructed airflow from the lungs. The main cause of COPD in developed countries is tobacco smoking. In the developing world, COPD often occurs in people exposed to fumes from burning fuel for cooking or heating in poorly ventilated homes. People with COPD are at increased risk…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Mayo Clinic study highlights development of remote patient monitoring program during COVID-19 pandemic. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. ‚Äï A study by Mayo Clinic investigators highlights the development and implementation of Mayo Clinic's large-scale COVID-19 Remote Patient Monitoring Program, which has served more than 7,000 patients across 41 states. The study evaluated the impact of the program, including: Feasibility.Safety.Patient engagement with the technology.Rate of alerts and escalations managed by virtual care teams.Use of acute care resources.Patient clinical outcomes. Results of the study are published in NPJ Digital Medicine. "Our study investigated how our…

PBS: "Laura Flanders Show" (2021-09-12). Sunday 9/12: Democracy: A National Temperature Check w/ Exec. Director of Women's March & other guests. indybay.org Online broadcast via YouTube…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Mayo Clinic Minute: What you can eat to help avoid getting kidney stones. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org It's estimated that 1 in 10 people will get a kidney stone in his or her lifetime. Kidney stones are not only painful, but also they can lead to serious complications that may require hospitalization and even surgery. The good news is kidney stones are preventable, and prevention can be as simple as eating the right foods. In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Dr. Ivan Porter II, a Mayo Clinic nephrologist, explains how to take a dietary…

Anonymous103 (2021-09-12). FBI Released First Declassified 9/11 Document, Without Proving Riyadh's Involvement In Attacks. southfront.org Click to see full-size image | The FBI has released the first document related to its investigation of the 11 September 2001 attacks, following an executive order by President Joe Biden. | Fulfilling one of his election promises, Joe Biden ordered the Ministry of Justice and other involved agencies to audit the array of documents and publish declassified information within six months. Relatives of the victims had recently called on President to skip memorial events of the attack's 20th anniversary if he did not decla…

teleSUR, him, NG (2021-09-12). Marcha de homenaje al 11 de septiembre en Chile sufrió la represión de Carabineros. telesurtv.net Pedido de libertad para los presos políticos del estallido social de 2019 también fue consigna de las movilizaciones del día.

Anonymous669 (2021-09-12). Attacks Continue In Iraq: 'Explosive-Laden Drones' Targeted US Forces In Erbil Airport (Videos). southfront.org Illustrative imageÿ≤ | Late on September 11, two drones attacked US-led coalition forces in Erbil International Airport in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region. | Col. Wayne Marotto, a spokesman for the coalition, said that "counter measures" were used to defeat the drones. Yet, one of the drones impacted inside the airport, while the second impacted outside the perimeter of the airport. | "Each attack against the GoI [Government of Iraq], KRI [Kurdistan Region of Iraq] and the Coalition undermines the authority of Iraqi…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Science Saturday: Uterine microbe found to have disease-causing behavior in endometrial cancer. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org A tiny microbe thriving in the uterine microbiome — a population of bacteria, viruses, yeasts/fungi in and around the uterus— could be a contributing driver of endometrial cancer, according to a new Mayo Clinic study. "We have found that a microbe that is particularly associated with endometrial cancer is capable of pathogenic behavior, and is stimulated by one of the main risk factors for the disease — estrogen exposure," explains Marina Walther-Antonio, Ph.D., a researcher within the Mayo…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). 9-2-2021 COVID-19 Media Only News Briefing: Ask the Mayo expert. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org On Thursday, Sept. 2, Dr. Abinash Virk, a Mayo Clinic Infectious Diseases expert, fielded questions about COVID-19 from news reporters and producers. Journalists who have already registered on the News Network can log into their accounts to download a recording of the Zoom briefing found at the end of this post. Journalists who would like to access the media briefing video can register with the News Network here. Please super: Abinash Virk, M.D. / Infectious Diseases / Mayo…

The Grouch (2021-09-12). Berkeley Police Helped Facilitate Neo-Nazis Putting Up A Banner Blaming Jews for 9/11 and Made Jokes About Vaccinations. itsgoingdown.org Police in the bay area city of Berkeley, California were filmed by a neo-Nazi associated with the "Goyim Defense League (GDL)," standing by and watching while another member of the group placed up an anti-Semitic banner blaming Jewish people for the attacks on 9/11, over the heavily trafficked Highway 80 freeway. The incident was first…

Luis Britto García (2021-09-12). Participative Democracy under Siege. zcomm.org Chávez used to say: Commune or nothing! We should add that communes without means of production are almost nothing…

_____ (2021-09-12). This Anti-Democratic, Unconstitutional Filibuster Must Be Destroyed. commondreams.org Congress has so lowered the public's expectations, by fueling cynicism and always blaming others, that people do not realize how easy it can be to turn Congress around and improve our society.

Jonah Furman (2021-09-12). Ten Thousand UAW Members Gear Up for a Strike Vote at John Deere. zcomm.org "It depends on what flavor of corporate media you're watching. I will tell you, the one commonality that we all share is everybody's sick of Deere and sick of the [UAW] International and ready to stick it to them."

_____ (2021-09-12). From Our Post-9/11 Archive: 'Granfalloons, Toy Balloons, and American Flags'. commondreams.org The hijackers who carried out the 9/11 attacks spoke to America in the idiom of violence we taught them.

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Mayo, Google Research develop new AI algorithm to improve brain stimulation devices to treat disease. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. ‚Äï For millions of people with epilepsy and movement disorders such as Parkinson's disease, electrical stimulation of the brain already is widening treatment possibilities. In the future, electrical stimulation may help people with psychiatric illness and direct brain injuries, such as stroke. However, studying how brain networks interact with each other is complicated. Brain networks can be explored by delivering brief pulses of electrical current in one area of a patient's brain while…

Jake Johnson (2021-09-12). Harvard to Divest From Fossil Fuels After a Decade of Pressure. zcomm.org "This is what they told us for a decade they couldn't do, and today, the students, faculty, and alumni have been vindicated."

_____ (2021-09-12). Pinochet's Caravan of Death and Its Significance for Chilean Memory. strategic-culture.org The Caravan of Death stands as a forewarning of what was to be unleashed in Chile throughout Pinochet's rule and its aftermath, Ramona Wadi writes. | Chile's September 11, in 1973, brought a brutal end to Salvador Allende's socialist rule. In its wake, violence permeated Chilean society, through the U.S.-backed military coup which was to provide gruesome inspiration for the later regional systematic surveillance and elimination of socialists and communists known as Operation Condor, in which several Latin American countries were involved. | The mass arrests of Chileans loyal to Allende and socialist politics beca…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Consumer Health: Childhood cancer. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn about three of the most common types of cancers in children: acute lymphocytic leukemia, neuroblastoma and pediatric brain tumors. Acute lymphocytic leukemia Acute lymphocytic leukemia is a cancer of the blood and bone marrow. It's the most common type of cancer in children, and treatments result in a good chance for a cure. Acute lymphocytic leukemia also can occur in adults, though…

newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2021-09-12). Consumer Health: Sickle cell disease. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Sickle cell disease, which is a group of inherited red blood cell disorders, affects approximately 100,000 people in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. September is National Sickle Cell Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn about two of the most common types of sickle cell disease: sickle cell anemia and thalassemia. Sickle cell anemia Sickle cell anemia is caused by a mutation in the gene that…

Staff (2021-09-12). Internal police probe into Capitol riot clears officers in 20 cases, 'disciplinary action' recommended in 6. rt.com A US Capitol Police probe into the conduct of its officers during the January 6 riot has failed to find any "sufficient evidence" of a crime, but recommended disciplinary action for some officers, whose names were not disclosed. | In a statement on Saturday, the US Capitol Police (USCP) said that while it had originally launched 38 investigations into potential transgressions by the force members who responded to the Capitol riot, the investigators were able to identify officers only in 26 cases. | In 20 of these cases "no wrongdoing was found," while in further six cases officers were found to be in violation…

_____ (2021-09-12). Evil Spawns Evil: The US Routinely Sends Incendiary Messages. commondreams.org Every time Republicans use or defend the filibuster they're directly violating the Constitution—the document they claim to be dedicated to.

Green Party (2021-09-12). Sunday 9/12: Housing is a Human Right, with Carroll Fife, Dolores Tejada, & Cheuk-Ning Li: Green Sunday. indybay.org Online, on Zoom — Please see details below.

_____ (2021-09-11). Report: Among Richest Countries, US Last in Healthcare. popularresistance.org The U.S. health care system ranked last among 11 wealthy countries despite spending the highest percentage of its gross domestic product on health care, according to an analysis by the Commonwealth Fund. | Researchers behind the report surveyed tens of thousands of patients and doctors in each country and used data from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development and the World Health Organization (WHO). | The report considered 71 performance measures that fell under five categories: access to care, the care process, administrative efficiency, equity and health care outcomes. Countries analyzed in th…

AT Contributor (2021-09-11). US Afghan strike's 'IS' target was aid worker: NYT. asiatimes.com A video analysis shows the United States may have mistakenly targeted an aid worker rather than Islamic State fighters in its final strike in Afghanistan, which killed 10 civilians, The New York Times said Friday. The Pentagon has said it disrupted a new attack planned by the Islamic State extremist group through a Reaper drone …

Ricardo Vaz (2021-09-11). Venezuela Hits Out at Colombia's 'Flagrant Theft' of Petrochemical Corporation Monómeros. venezuelanalysis.com The Maduro government has demanded the return of the Colombia-based agrochemical producer.

Tracy Keeling (2021-09-11). Indigenous peoples' historic plan to save the Amazon gets green light at global summit. thecanary.co A major global conservation summit is By securing the passing of a historic motion to protect the Amazon, these organisations have wasted no time in showing the world…

Kathy Kelly (2021-09-11). The only way to effectively counter terror is to end war. nationofchange.org Collectively, recognizing the terrible legacy of 9/11, we must agree: To counter terror, abolish war.

Editor (2021-09-11). Enbridge Line 3: The climate disaster unfolding before our eyes. mronline.org For Kali Akuno, co-founder and co-director of Cooperation Jackson, the wreckage of Hurricane Ida is a surreal reminder of what he and others in the Gulf Coast region experienced 16 years ago.

_____ (2021-09-11). How Elite US Institutions Created Afghanistan's Neoliberal President Ashraf Ghani. popularresistance.org No individual is more emblematic of the corruption, criminality, and moral rot at the heart of the 20-year US occupation of Afghanistan than President Ashraf Ghani. | As the Taliban took over his country this August, advancing with the momentum of a bowling ball rolling down a steep hill, seizing many major cities without firing a single bullet, Ghani fled in disgrace. | The US-backed puppet leader allegedly made his escape with $169 million that he stole from the public coffers. Ghani reportedly crammed the cash into four cars and a helicopter, before flying to the United Arab Emirates, which granted him asylum…

The Lancet (2021-09-11). [Editorial] 9/11 at 20: after war, what? thelancet.com Two decades after the terrorist attacks that initiated a US-led "war on terror", what are the implications and prospects for global health and wellbeing? From an American—indeed, western—perspective, the dangers to security today are diverse and complex. The US intelligence community's annual threat assessment report, published in April, 2021, highlights risks from individual nations and destabilising transnational concerns, from conflict to the climate crisis to cyberattacks. The emergency that is today's Afghanistan was already cited as a cause for anxiety.

Extinction Rebellion (2021-09-11). Power to the People. Rebellion Returns. zcomm.org Thousands of rebels coursed through three European capitals to demand action on the climate and ecological crisis…

Joe Parkin Daniels (2021-09-11). [World Report] Earthquake compounds Haiti's health challenges. thelancet.com Thousands of Haitians—many mistrustful of international non-governmental organisations—are lacking food, water, shelter, and health care. Joe Parkin Daniels reports from Les Cayes, Haiti.

Joris Leverink (2021-09-11). The ZAD: between utopian radicalism and negotiated pragmatism. roarmag.org People attend a demonstration at the ZAD near Nantes, France — October 8, 2016. Photo: Stephane Mahe | This essay was produced in collaboration with the The global coronavirus pandemic has brought into sharp relief the many failures of contemporary capitalist states around the globe. These include the failure to ensure social and economic justi…

_____ (2021-09-11). WGAE Tensions Reflect An Age-Old Clash Of Labor Visions. popularresistance.org The Writers Guild of America East has successfully organized digital journalism workers at numerous well-known outlets in the last several years, winning contract protections on things like requiring "just cause" for firing (WGAE, 1/7/19), diversity hiring (Deadline, 1/21/18) and editorial independence (FAIR.org, 6/18/19). Who could complain about this? Plenty of people, apparently. | The union's governing council is going through a fraught election split between the Solidarity slate, which includes both digital journalistic writers and TV/film writers who defend the organizing drive, and the Inclusion & Exp…

Richard Lane (2021-09-11). [Perspectives] Gagandeep Kang: helping to shape a healthier India. thelancet.com Having worked in enteric disease research for the past three decades, Gagandeep Kang has a broad perspective on many of the health challenges confronting her native India. Kang, who is Professor of Microbiology in the Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences at the Christian Medical College (CMC) in Vellore, southern India, also directs CMC's Wellcome Trust Research Laboratory. There, rotavirus vaccine work—which has been a central part of her career—remains a priority. "We are currently collaborating with a network of 25 hospitals across India to enable us to better understand how much disease is alle…

Tom Conway (2021-09-11). Why American workers need the National Labor Relations Board to return to its mission. nationofchange.org The demand for representation, increasing even before COVID-19, soared during the pandemic as Americans saw how unions helped their members.

Christian Noakes (2021-09-11). "A World Without Police" ‚àí a book review. workers.org George (Geo) Ciccariello-Maher's "A World Without Police: How Strong Communities Make Police Obsolete" is both one of the most compelling arguments for police abolition and a complete depiction of the nationwide George Floyd uprisings (and events around this historic time of rebellion) to date. Using extensive historical and contemporary evidence, . . . |

Gloria Rubac (2021-09-11). Happy Birthday, Juan Balderas! workers.org A few days in advance of his 35th birthday, family, friends and supporters of Texas death row prisoner Juan Balderas gathered by the dozens to celebrate, sing Happy Birthday, speak to the media and eat some delicious cake his mother brought to share. Juan's wife, Yancy Balderas, center, leads the . . . |

Sara Flounders (2021-09-11). The struggle to free Alex Saab continues. workers.org Despite delays, legal appeals, protests, formal delegations and petitions signed by many thousands, the United States has continued to demand the extradition of Alex Saab. He is being held imprisoned in the small nation of Cabo Verde. Saab was abducted by order of the U.S., when his plane stopped for . . . |

The Conversation (2021-09-11). 9/11 survivors' exposure to toxic dust and the chronic health conditions that followed offer lessons that are still too often unheeded. juancole.com By Roberto Lucchini | — ( The Conversation) — The 9/11 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center in New York resulted in the loss of 2,753 people in the Twin Towers and surrounding area. After the attack, more than 100,000 responders and recovery workers from every U.S. state — along with some 400,000 residents …

WSWS (2021-09-11). Workers Struggles: Asia and Australia. wsws.org India: 30,000 contract urban sanitation workers strike in Bihar; Sanmina electronics factory workers strike in Tamil Nadu; Bus drivers close Sydney depot over COVID-19 exposure.

Derek Seidman (2021-09-11). Workers in Buffalo May Become the First to Unionize a Starbucks Store. zcomm.org "They call us partners, and tell us that we're partners. But there's no equality, so there's no true partnership."

A Guest Author (2021-09-11). Argentine Marxist: Afghanistan an imperialist defeat, but no analogy to Saigon 1975. workers.org By Mario Hernández This Aug. 25 interview with Claudio Katz, Argentine member of Left Economists and political analyst, was published in lahaine.org and translated by Michael Otto. Pakistani protesters rally against the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan in Karachi, Fall 2001. Mario Hernández: The images of Saigon come to my mind, . . . |

Anonymous103 (2021-09-11). U.S. Military Committed Mistake Killing Afghan Aid Worker Not ISIS Bomber With Drone Strike In Kabul — NYT. southfront.org The US military could have made a mistake when launching a drone strike that targeted a car of an ISIS…

WSWS repost (2021-09-11). Concessions workers deserve safety from COVID-19 infection, not inadequate hazard pay! indybay.org The struggle of workers for safety from the raging pandemic is bound up with the fight against the policy of the entire ruling class and both of its parties.

WSWS (2021-09-11). New York Democrats reopen schools, order 280,000 city employees back to in-person work. wsws.org In lockstep with Biden's moves to fully reopen the economy amid soaring infections and deaths, all of New York City's municipal workers have been ordered to report to their offices and work locations on Monday morning.

WSWS (2021-09-11). California pediatric hospitalizations surge as Newsom boasts about handling of pandemic. wsws.org The sharp rise in pediatric hospitalizations after the return to in-person learning illustrates the devastating cost the Democrats are asking workers and children to bear as they "learn to live with the virus."

Staff (2021-09-11). US drone strike in Kabul killed AID WORKER, not ISIS terrorist, NYT investigation shows. rt.com

Chuck Collins (2021-09-11). Boost workers and tax billionaires. zcomm.org Congress should pay for infrastructure and other investments in a way that lifts up workers and reduces democracy-distorting wealth inequality…

WSWS (2021-09-11). Nabisco workers strike enters second month, as company and BCTGM union plot attacks on pay and health care. wsws.org While Nabisco workers have faced harassment from police and private security on the picket line, BCTGM President Anthony Shelton was fêted at the White House this week along with other top union executives, whom Biden is promoting as a bulwark against a growing rebellion by workers.

_____ (2021-09-11). Democrats, Abortion And Phony Politics. popularresistance.org Most leftists in this country still remain loyal to the Democratic Party despite decades of deception, overt collusion with ruling class interests, and support of U.S. imperialism. The Democrats use a variety of means to keep the support of millions of people who yearn for something other than the excuses and double dealing they are constantly offered. | Pointing to Republicans as the embodiment of all evil is one of their methods, and no issue suits this strategy more than abortion. Democrats point to Republicans' strict anti-abortion stance to keep their left members in line. Democrats who want to see progressi…

WSWS (2021-09-11). Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez blames men and not fascist Republicans for the Texas abortion ban, covering for Democrats' inaction. wsws.org Ocasio-Cortez spent her time on CNN Tuesday burying the central political issues involved in the abortion ban and adapting herself to the needs of the Democratic Party establishment.

Xiaoxiao Kwete, Felicia Marie Knaul, Beverley M Essue, Ana Langer (2021-09-11). [Correspondence] Gender equity, caregiving, and the 1-2-3-child policy in China. thelancet.com The Lancet Commission on 70 years of women's reproductive, maternal, newborn, child, and adolescent health in China by Jie Qiao and colleagues1 clearly describes a roadmap for universal coverage by 2030. However, the gendered role of caregiving2 is overlooked in the narrow definition of maternal health.3…

Indivisible Santa Cruz County (2021-09-11). Saturday 10/2: Walk for Reproductive Rights in Santa Cruz County. indybay.org Town Clock, Downtown Santa Cruz, Pacific Ave. & Water St.

Radical Women (2021-09-11). Sunday 10/3: National Mobilization for Reproductive Justice: SF Federal Building. indybay.org Federal Building, 7th & Mission Sts., San Francisco…

teleSUR (2021-09-11). Haiti: PM Ariel Henry To Testify on Moise's Assassination. telesurenglish.net The Port-au-Prince Prosecutor's Office summoned Prime Minister Ariel Henry to testify as part of the ongoing investigations into the assassination of Haiti's ex-President Jovenel MoàØse on July 7. | RELATED: | The Prosecutor's Office found that the Prime Minister had on the day of the events a three-minute phone conversation with Joseph Felix Badio, who is a suspect in MoàØse's assassination. | Accordin…

Editor (2021-09-11). How the U.S. came to dominate Haiti: Part I — Dark Finance. mronline.org The early history of U.S. imperial banking and the internationalization of Wall Street began alongside the project of U.S. colonial expansion at the turn of the 19th century and ended amid the financial and economic crises of the 1930s.

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-11). Azerbaijani defense minister condoles "fraternal" Turkey on loss of troops in war against Syria. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Azerbaijani defense minister expresses condolences to Turkish side on death of soldiers Head of Azerbaijani Defense Ministry, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov expressed condolences to Turkish National Defense Minister Hulusi Akar and Chief of the General Staff General of the Army Yashar Guler…. "I'm deeply saddened by the news of the death and injury of servicemen …

Anonymous103 (2021-09-11). Military Situation In Syria On September 11, 2021 (Map Update). southfront.org Click to see full-size image | On September 10, three Turkish soldiers were killed and three others were wounded by an IED blast near the city of Idlib | On September 10, Russian Military Police carried out a patrol in the Daraa al-Balad neighborhood | On September 9, a Russian soldier was killed by an IED blast in the province of Homs, according to the Russian Ministry of Defense | On September 10, artillery of Turkish-backed forces shelled SDF positions near Tal Tamar | MORE ON THE TOPIC:…

Anonymous669 (2021-09-11). Russian Airstrikes Hit Southern Greater Idlib Amid Talk Of Ground Operation (Photos). southfront.org FILE PHOTO: Sukhoi Su-24 attack aircraft before departing for its permanent base in Russia from Khmeimim Air Base in Syria. © Vadim Grishankin / Sputnik | On September 11, warplanes of the Russian Aerospace Forces carried out a number of airstrikes on the northwestern Syrian region of Greater Idlib where several terrorist groups are known to be present and active. | The airstrikes targeted the outskirts of Kansafra, a town located in the southern countryside of Idlib. The town is an infamous stronghold of al-Qaeda-affilia…

Anonymous669 (2021-09-11). SDF Released Footage Of Deadly Tunnel Bomb Attack On Turkish Post In Northern Syria. southfront.org Screen grab from the video released by the SDF. | On September 10, the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) shared a video documenting its recent attack on a Turkish military post located in the Syrian village of al-Yashilly next to the Turkish-occupied town of al-Bab in the northern countryside of Aleppo. | The attack, which took place on September 7, was carried out by the SDF's main formation in the northern Aleppo countryside, the al-Bab Military Council (BMC). | During the attack, the BMC blew up the Turkish post with what app…

Peoples Dispatch (2021-09-11). 20 years of the 'War on Terror:' Horrific costs, no end in sight. peoplesdispatch.org Successive US administrations used the tragedy of September 11, 2001, to pursue endless wars which achieved nothing but death of millions of people and destruction of countries such as Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria…

Rainer Shea (2021-09-11). US Destabilizes Eritrea and Ethiopia Using Syria-Style Propaganda. orinocotribune.com By Rainer Shea — Sep 8, 2021 | As the Western media pivots towards Eritrea and Ethiopia amid the Afghanistan occupation's failure, a familiar set of narratives is being propagated. These narratives are familiar for anyone who's researched the encyclopedia of

Anonymous669 (2021-09-11). Syrian Swamp: Two Turkish Service Members Killed, Three Wounded In Greater Idlib (Photos). southfront.org Click to see full-size image. Source: the Turkish Ministry of National Defense. (@tcsavunma) on Twitter. | Late on September 10, a convoy of the Turkish Armed Forces came under attack in the northwestern Syrian region of Greater Idlib. | A heavy explosive device struck the convoy as it was passing on a road linking Idlib city with the nearby town of Binnish. | ÿµŸàÿ± ÿ™ÿ∏Ÿáÿ± ŸÖŸàŸÇÿπ ÿ&sz…

South Front (2021-09-11). Video: The War in Syria: Daraa's Volatility Nearing Its End. globalresearch.ca

sputniknews (2021-09-11). Lebanon's Hezbollah Says Iranian Fuel Shipments Proves Ability to 'Confront US Siege'. sputniknews.com The first vessel containing Iranian fuel bound for Lebanon reportedly entered Syrian waters last week, with sources telling news agencies that the fuel would be delivered to Syria's northern neighbour via tanker trucks. At least two additional Iranian tankers are expected to delivery energy supplies to the crisis-hit country in the coming months.

scorinoco (2021-09-11). With Shipment of Sanctioned Fuel, Iran Breaks Economic Siege on Lebanon. orinocotribune.com By Julia M.K. — Sep 6, 2021 | The economic crisis in Lebanon, manifesting itself in hyperinflation, hoarding of imports as the Central Bank moved to cut subsidies, and a severe fuel shortage that has caused huge lines at petrol stations is not a sole problem of domestic "corruption"—but rather the effects of a manufactured campaign of economic pressure against Hezbollah. | Just as Lebanon was the historic experiment for neoliberal incursion into the Middle East, the blockade-like conditions imposed upon Lebanon serve as warnings to the rest of the Global South absorbed into neoliberal capitalism agains…

Middle East Monitor (2021-09-11). Palestinian Prisoners take hope from emptying of South African Apartheid Jails. juancole.com By Alie Komape | — ( Middle East Monitor ) — When you do an online search for South Africa's Robben Island, one of the suggested words used is "escapes". It is obviously a common research topic. Robben Island was the site of a prison for those who resisted colonial rule going back centuries. Early …

_____ (2021-09-11). Why Israel's Gilboa Prison Break Has Palestinians Celebrating. popularresistance.org Gilboa Prison, Palestine — It is said that Palestinians are the most incarcerated people in the world. Rarely does one find a Palestinian who has not been a victim of the Israeli prison system and when one does find one such person, he or she will have a sibling, parent or another close relative who serves or has served time in an Israeli prison. Opportunities for Palestinians to celebrate as a nation are few and far between. When the news broke of the escape of six high-profile Palestinian prisoners from one of Israel's most secure prisons, it was a reason to celebrate. This was a reason not only for Pales…

TASS (2021-09-11). Israeli air force strikes Hamas positions in Gaza in response to rocket launch – IDF. tass.com On Friday, according to the IDF press service, air raid sirens went off in Eshkol Regional Council bordering the Palestinian enclave…

teleSUR (2021-09-11). Palestinian Prisoners Plan Protests Against Israeli Repression. telesurenglish.net Palestine's official WAFA news agency reported that the Palestinian Authority's Detainees Affairs Commission and the Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) announced Saturday prisoners will boycott the Israel Prison Service (IPS) and start a gradual hunger strike while more inmates are expected to join the strike every day. | After six Palestinians managed to escape from Israel's highly-fortified Gilboa prison on Monday, Israel implemented a repressive campaign against more than 4,500 Palestinian political prisoners in Israeli jails. Four of the six prisoners have been caught while the remaining two are still at…

_____ (2021-09-11). 20 Years of War and Terror. strategic-culture.org By William STROOCK | "Every nation, in every region, now has a decision to make," President George W Bush declared during his Congressional address ten days after the September 11th attacks. 'Either you are with us, or you are with the terrorists'. The ensuing war had a grand design. The war was about more than getting Osama bin Laden and al Qaida. America's goal was to remake the Middle East. | Two years after September 11th it seemed that the United States and allies like the UK, Canada and Australia had the momentum. The Anglosphere had liberated Kabul and Baghdad. The Israelis defeated the Palestinian's Secon…

Allan Fisher (2021-09-11). Saturday 9/11: Free Palestine. indybay.org Ocean at Water Street, Santa Cruz…

Peoples Dispatch (2021-09-11). Israel re-captures four of the six escaped Palestinian political prisoners amid mass protests. peoplesdispatch.org Palestinians across West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem organized protests on the third consecutive day on Friday demanding the end of "collective punishment" measures carried out by the Israeli authorities since the escape…

teleSUR, him, MER (2021-09-11). Nueva represión israelí deja decenas de palestinos heridos. telesurtv.net La Media Luna Roja Palestina informó que más de 170 civiles fueron heridos tras ser afectados por gases lacrimógenos y munición real de Israel.

WSWS (2021-09-11). Oppose Sri Lankan president's repressive state of emergency. wsws.org The Socialist Equality Party warns that the real target of the emergency laws is the working class and rural masses, who are confronting enormous hardships as the burden of the country's economic crisis is imposed on them.

Zahra Mirzafarjouyan (2021-09-11). Abdullah rejects that he had been detained by Taliban. en.mehrnews.com Head of Afghanistan's High Council for National Reconciliation Abdullah Abdullah rejected the news of his arrest and transfer to an unknown location by the Taliban.

Dan Cohen (2021-09-11). How the US Trained the Afghan Mujahideen to Produce War Propaganda. globalresearch.ca

David Ray Griffin (2021-09-11). The Invasion of Afghanistan on October 7, 2001: Did the 9/11 Attacks Justify the War in Afghanistan? globalresearch.ca Will the war in Afghanistan turn out to be "Obama's Vietnam"?

Ramzy Baroud (2021-09-11). Following Afghanistan Defeat: Can EU Win Own 'Independence' from the US? dissidentvoice.org Suddenly, the idea put forth by French President, Emmanuel Macron, late last year does not seem so far-fetched or untenable after all. Following the US-NATO hurried withdrawal from Afghanistan, European countries are now forced to consider the once unthinkable: a gradual dismantling from US dominance. When, on September 29, 2020, Macron uttered these words: "We, some countries …

TASS (2021-09-11). NATO lays blame at door of Ghani's government by accusing it, Lavrov says. tass.com Russian Foreign Minister pointed out that NATO should assess the situation in Afghanistan more comprehensively, impartially and self-critically…

TASS (2021-09-11). US campaign in Afghanistan 'senseless and inglorious,' Medvedev says. tass.com The mission in Afghanistan has stretched to 20 years, during this time, the US has 'buried' in Afghanistan $1.5 trln, Medvedev said…

Yves Engler (2021-09-11). Afghanistan a Military and an 'Aid' Failure. orinocotribune.com By Yves Engler — Aug 30, 2021 | While recent events have destroyed the credibility of militarists who pushed for the invasion and 20-year-long occupation of Afghanistan, the moral bankruptcy of their supporters in the aid industry has also been stunningly revealed. | A quick Taliban victory over the foreign trained "Afghan army" at least (momentarily) embarrassed Canadian militarists. But what about their camp followers in the NGO universe? | Over the past two decades Ottawa has plowed over

_____ (2021-09-11). Investigations of US Drone Attack That Killed 10 Afghans Find No Evidence of Explosives in Vehicle. commondreams.org

Joe Glenton (2021-09-11). After 20 years of war, we're getting an Afghanistan inquiry. But it's not the one we need. thecanary.co The UK Defence Committee has proposed an inquiry into the recent, messy end of the 20 year war in Afghanistan. The scrutiny body has laid out a series of questions it wants answered. But it's far from the inquiry we need into the decades-long disaster. | Committee chair Tobias Elwood MP

Mansoor Adayfi (2021-09-11). After 9/11, I was kidnapped, imprisoned, tortured, then 'released' — but I have hope. thecanary.co The first time I heard about 9/11 was on the radio at a restaurant in Afghanistan, where I was working as a research assistant. I wasn't following any news, and at that time in Afghanistan there was no TV or internet. People used radios to listen to the outside world. | I'm from Yemen, and I couldn't imagine a skyscraper 110 floors tall. In fact, it was the first time I heard that such buildings even existed. The tallest building in Sana'a was 25 floors — that was a skyscraper by Yemeni standards. | At that time, Afghanistan was a mix of a lot of the past and a little of the present, mostly represented by c…

Robert Koehler (2021-09-11). Letting the future out of its cage. zcomm.org Even as we allegedly pull out of Afghanistan, the American defense budget increases. Orwell was right. Endless war is the real point of all this…

Charles Xu (2021-09-11). The United States' recent failures in war and fighting racism should serve as a warning to its allies. peoplesdispatch.org As the US messily closes its 20-year war in Afghanistan, it has quickly pivoted and attempted to rally international support around its anti-China campaign. Its allies should be wary.

Staff (2021-09-11). Two decades on from 9/11, the US has paid a heavy price for its War on Terror. rt.com On the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, and after the hasty Afghanistan withdrawal, the American War on Terror is partially winding down. The costs of the conflict have been staggering, the gains few, and the losses tragic. | From the moment the first hijacked Boeing 767 slammed into the North Tower of New York's World Trade Center, the world was changed forever. By the end of September 11, 2001, 3,000 Americans were dead, and the US was at war. | "We will make no distinction between the terrorists who committed these acts, and those who harbor them," President George W. Bush told the nation that evening,…

Rainer Shea (2021-09-11). The Uyghur Narrative's Goal: Proxy Destabilization of Afghanistan. orinocotribune.com By Rainer Shea — Sep 4, 2021 | The events following the Afghanistan pullout are revealing the long-term goal of Washington's rhetorical focus on the Uyghurs during recent years: to manufacture consent for a new U.S.-backed jihadist movement within Afghanistan, one that can be used to strike against China like how the Mujahideen struck against the Soviet Union. | The conditions surrounding this new anti-communist Afghanistan proxy war differ from those of the previous one. China isn't stretched unsustainably thin, like the USSR was during the final decade of its existence. And China has no reason to get milit…

Jack Rasmus (2021-09-11). The 2nd Afghan War & US Retreat from Central Asia. zcomm.org The costs of maintaining empire have now become greater than the costs of extending empire for the US. It's a cost of empire and a juncture the US had never faced since 1944-45…

_____ (2021-09-11). 9/11 at 20: Our Moral Obligation After Two Decades of War. commondreams.org Nation-building in Afghanistan and Iraq was the resurrection of a doctrine that should have been buried after Vietnam. | First, Washington needs to stop killing people. Next, we have to challenge our nation's assumptions and priorities.

Anticapitalist Resistance (2021-09-11). The US Lost in Afghanistan. But US Imperialism Isn't Going Anywhere. indybay.org With the "Vietnam syndrome" reloaded, there is a strong mistrust against large-scale foreign expeditions among the US public, including the US military. But there is much less attention and action on the part of the antiwar movement when it comes to the rampant massacres perpetrated by the United States through drones and pinpoint strikes.

Max Blumenthal (2021-09-11). Day of the Planes: A 9/11 excerpt from 'The Management of Savagery'. thegrayzone.com In "The Management of Savagery," Max Blumenthal explores the Saudi connection to the 9/11 attacks, the Islamophobic US backlash, and the neocon push to destabilize the Middle East After reading the following except Blumenthal's "The Management of Savagery," get the latest edition here along with a free e-book. Two hours' drive from Kandahar, in the southern Afghan desert city where the Taliban were born and where Osama bin Laden maintained his operational base, a February 2001 wedding ceremony became the …

New Atlas (2021-09-11). East vs. West: Two Approaches to Dealing with Extremism. newatlas.report September 11, 2021 (NEO — Brian Berletic) — The New York Times in its September 3, 2021 article, "New Zealand Police Kill 'Extremist' Who Stabbed 6 in ISIS-Inspired Attack," would report that a Sri Lankan national injured 6 people before being shot to death by police. The article revealed that the suspect arrived in New …

Juan Cole (2021-09-11). The Accumulated Evil of the Whole: That time Bush and Co. made the September 11 Attacks a Pretext for War on Iraq. juancole.com Ann Arbor (Informed Comment) — Kyle Swenson at Washington Post reported in 2018 that Floridian Ishnar Lopez-Ramos was in love, but her intended only had eyes for another woman. So Ms. Lopez-Ramos enlisted two 22-year-old accomplices to target the other woman, who worked at the Ross Dress for Less at a shopping Center near Kissimee. …

Binoy Kampmark (2021-09-11). Messianic Failure: Pursuing the GWOT Jabberwock. dissidentvoice.org Anniversaries can provide occasions for reflection and deep consideration. Past errors and misjudgements can be considered soberly; historical distance provides perspective. Mature reflections may be permitted. But they can also serve the opposite purpose: to cake, cloak and mask the record. The gooey name GWOT, otherwise known as the Global War on Terrorism, is some …

_____ (2021-09-11). Ten Post-9/11 Measures That Targeted Muslim Americans. popularresistance.org In the twenty years since September 11, 2001, our government has established dozens of laws, policies and programs ostensibly designed to prevent additional attacks on our nation. | Some of those post-9/11 measures—such as increasing airport security and improving communication between federal agencies regarding potential threats—were reasonable, legal and successful in making us safer. But many other measures were as ineffective as they were unconstitutional. They undermined civil liberties, violated civil rights and harmed countless people—particularly Muslims in America—in the name of n…

Zahra Mirzafarjouyan (2021-09-11). Several Turkish forces killed, wounded in bomb blast in Idlib. en.mehrnews.com Several Turkish military forces were killed and injured when a bomb exploded on a Turkish patrol route north of Idlib, news sources reported.

José Manuel Blanco Diaz (2021-09-11). What is Behind Capture of 'El Pollo' Carvajal in Spain? orinocotribune.com Retired Venezuelan military officer Hugo "El Pollo" Carvajal was captured in Spain by security forces after remaining in hiding since 2019. Carvajal is a fugitive from the controversial United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), and a request for his extradition has been issued by Washington, DC. | Carvajal, who defected from the ranks of Chavismo in 2017, is singled out for drug trafficking crimes, and is on a list of Venezuelan officials that the White House has been watching for several years, arguing that he possesses "key information" that allegedly would serve to remove President Nicolás Maduro fr…

Staff (2021-09-11). UN Rapporteur: Bribery Case Against Ecuador's Correa Political Persecution. orinocotribune.com The alleged "2012-2016 Bribery Case" against former president of Ecuador Rafael Correa has once again been condemned at the international level as "political persecution," with the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers, Diego García-Sayán, issuing a forceful report that reveals a series of legal inconsistencies in the case. | From a technical legal point of view, the legal sentence on the "bribery case" has inconsistencies that are related to aspects of judicial independence, due to the harsh procedure that has been implemented and due to violations of due process, such as th…

Dr. Joseph Mercola (2021-09-11). Perspectives on the Pandemic with Dr. Peter McCullough. globalresearch.ca

teleSUR (2021-09-11). Chileans Pay Homage to Allende on 48th Anniversary of the Coup. telesurenglish.net On Saturday, human rights activists took to the streets in Chile to recall ex-President Salvador Allende and victims of forced disappearances on the occasion of the 48th anniversary of the coup that began a civil-military dictatorship (1973-1990). | RELATED: | Activists walk to the General Cemetery to leave floral offerings and pay homage to the fallen during the dictatorship led by coup leader Augusto Pinochet (…

Anonymous Contributor (2021-09-11). Perspective from the Bordertown: On the Struggle to #StopLine3. itsgoingdown.org Below is a short submission from Lakota 'Black Elk' Maroon, a youth militant on the struggle to #StopLine3. Critical of movement leadership, the text looks at how mutual aid and political education could be a counter to the culture of constant mobilization. Even if this pipeline is completed, this is my home. Many seem to…

teleSUR (2021-09-11). Panama Reaches Environmental Deal With Minera Panama Company. telesurenglish.net Panama's Minister of Commerce and Industries (MICI) Ramon Martinez updated on new environmental contract negotiations with the Canadian-owned mining company "Minera Panama." | RELATED: | The new agreement seeks to align mining exploitation with international standards to ensure best practices and environmental protection. | So far, the agreed points include the set up of an office for the supervision, control, and oversight of en…

W.T. Whitney Jr. (2021-09-11). Bolivarianism & Marxism: Commitment to the Impossible in Defense of Utopia. orinocotribune.com By Jesús Santrich, W. T. Whitney, Jr. — Sep 7, 2021 | Translator's introduction | Colombian troops killed Jesús Santrich in Venezuela on May 17, 2021. Santrich was a leader of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) and spokesperson for the FARC's negotiating team during peace talks with the Colombian government that ended in 2016. In this essay from March of 2009, Santrich as political theoretician explores the interrelations of Marxist and Bolivarian thought and the effects on both of utopian longings, political feasibilities, and the reach of history. | This English language version of Santrich'

_____ (2021-09-11). Prison Abolitionists Target Architectural Firm. popularresistance.org St. Louis Park, MN — Red paint and posters reading "No new jails" were plastered on the door of architectural firm Klein McCarthy at the beginning of the work day on September 9. Responding to a nationwide call-out for #ShutEmDown2021 actions on the anniversary of the Attica Prison Rebellion, autonomous prison abolitionist groups took part in the action which also featured graffiti and a banner drop over Highway 100. | Unicorn Riot received a statement from anonymous participants in the action who said they targeted Klein McCarthy Architects because their contract "to design a new $28-million jail" in Winon…

Katrina vanden Heuvel (2021-09-11). On 9/11, time for a reckoning of failed US national security policy. asiatimes.com A reckoning with America's failed national-security policy is long overdue. Its calamitous misadventures in the Middle East and the global financial collapse of 2008 dramatically exposed the bankruptcy and failures of the bipartisan establishment consensus. Yet while citizen movements have begun to transform domestic politics, they have been virtually invisible when it comes to foreign …

Michael Welch (2021-09-11). Investigating the Truth of 9/11. Healing the Wound and Paying the Price. globalresearch.ca

Staff (2021-09-11). Venezuela: How a Children's Cardiology Hospital Carried Out Over 300 Free Operations in the Midst of the Blockade and the Pandemic. orinocotribune.com The last few years have been a challenge for the functioning of the hospital, which has had to overcome great obstacles to acquire necessary supplies due to the coercive measures, and which has seen its staff reduced to half. | Yanira holds her seven-month-old baby, who is recovering from a cardiac operation at the Gilberto Rodríguez Ochoa Latin American Children's Cardiological Hospital, in Caracas, while explaining the procedures the child has undergone. The little boy, who smiles constantly, is just one of the 305 children who have been treated at this health center so far this year, in the midst of the pan…

_____ (2021-09-11). The Evil We Do Is the Evil We Get. popularresistance.org I was in Times Square in New York City shortly after the second plane banked and plowed into the South Tower. The crowd looking up at the Jumbotron gasped in dismay at the billowing black smoke and the fireball that erupted from the tower. There was no question now that the two attacks on the twin towers were acts of terrorism. The earlier supposition, that perhaps the pilot had a heart attack or lost control of the plane when it struck the North Tower seventeen minutes earlier, vanished with the second attack. The city fell into a collective state of shock. Fear palpitated throughout the streets. Would they stri…

Nicolas J S Davies (2021-09-11). How the United States Can Wake Up From Its Post-9/11 Nightmare. progressive.org The U.S. military serves to kill, torture, and exploit. The only path forward is peace.

teleSUR (2021-09-11). Pelé, Conscious and Recovering Satisfactorily after His Surgery. telesurenglish.net The three-time world champion with Brazil has recovered satisfactorily, is conscious, speaks actively and maintains vital signs within normal ranges, according to the report. | RELATED: | Pele, 80, was hospitalized last week to undergo routine tests that, according to the ex-footballer, had not been performed before due to the COVID-19 pandemic. During the tests, a tumor was identified in his colon, which was removed and re…

_____ (2021-09-11). After Hurricane Ida, Mutual Aid Provides Safety And Survival. popularresistance.org In the aftermath of disasters, those most in need are also who the state often leaves behind. Into this vacuum, communities come together for mutual aid. While charity rarely challenges the root causes behind disasters, and often divides recipients into worthy and unworthy, mutual aid comes from a principle of solidarity. As Dean Spade has written, "First, we need to organize to help people survive the devastating conditions unfolding every day. Second, we need to mobilize hundreds of millions of people for resistance so we can tackle the underlying causes of these crises." | In New Orleans, the entire city was w…

teleSUR (2021-09-11). Peru: Abimael Guzman, Historic Leader of the Shining Path, Dies. telesurenglish.net The historic leader of the Shining Path, Abimael Guzman, died Saturday at the age of 86 in Peru while serving a life sentence in the maximum security prison of the Callao Naval Base. | RELATED: | The head of the National Penitentiary Institute (INPE), Susana Silva, announced the news at 06: 40 local time. | Also known by the name of "comrade Gonzalo," he died due to a generalized infection at the Naval Hospital, where he was…

teleSUR (2021-09-11). Venezuela Concludes the Audit Process on Voting Machines. telesurenglish.net Venezuela's National Electoral Council (CNE) Friday concluded the revision of voting machines, which will be used in the Nov. 21 subnational elections. | RELATED: | The review was carried out with the presence of representatives from 15 political organizations contesting the elections. | Members from the Council of Electoral Experts of Latin America (Ceela), which will observe the electoral process, also participated in th…

Staff (2021-09-11). 21N: Political Parties Choose Electoral Ballot Spots. orinocotribune.com On Thursday, September 9, representatives from the different coalitions and political parties that will contend in the November 21 regional and municipal elections of Venezuela chose the spot that each will occupy on the electoral ballot. | As established by the Organic Law of Electoral Processes, the 37 political parties that registered candidates for the upcoming elections are able to choose their spot on the ballot. | This took place during a protocolary event conducted by the National Electoral Board of the Venezuelan National Electoral Council (CNE), in which representatives of the Latin American Council of…

_____ (2021-09-11). Twenty Years After 9/11, 'The Only Way to Effectively Counter Terror Is to End War'. commondreams.org Respect is hollow in absence of shared sacrifice.

KPFA Radio 94.1 FM (2021-09-11). Thursday 9/16: Jill Louise Busby & Sabrina Jacobs: Unfollow Me: Essays on Complicity. indybay.org Online webinar…

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-11). War and energy: U.S., Ukraine discuss Strategic Partnership Commission. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Ukraine, U.S. discuss preparations for Strategic Partnership Commission "The interlocutors [ Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Robin Dunnigan and the chief of President Volodymyr Zelensky's office Andriy Yermak] exchanged views on the results of the visit of President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky to the United States and next steps to …

Jubilee USA Network (2021-09-11). Treasury Secretary Yellen Encourages Tax and Aid Deals to Confront Pandemic. indybay.org Improving tax collection raises needed resources for countries, noted Treasury Secretary Yellen at a virtual G7 finance ministers meeting.

Anonymous669 (2021-09-11). Missiles, Suicide Drones Hit Saudi-Held Port On Yemen's Western Coast (Video, Photos). southfront.org Illustrative image, source: the Houthis media wing | On September 11, four ballistic missiles and three suicide drones struck the Saudi-held Mokha Port on the western Yemeni coast. | The missiles and drones struck the port's yard as well as a fuel storage facility. Footage released by local sources in Mokha shows dark smoke rising from the port. | According to the al-Arabiya, the attack was carried out by the Houthis (Ansar Allah). The attack started minutes after the arrival of a delegation from the Saudi-backed Yemeni…

Isaac Nellist (2021-09-11). Locked down residents call for rent relief, less policing. greenleft.org.au 'They are just doing this because we're poor. That's what it comes down to,' a resident of a locked down social housing complex said. Isaac Nellist reports.

teleSUR, jaa, MER (2021-09-11). Vacuna Sputnik V muestra alta eficacia contra variante Delta. telesurtv.net Hasta el momento, la variante Delta se ha detectado en más de 100 países ante su rapidez de propagación.

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-11). Ukraine calls on world to condemn new wave of repression in occupied Kosovo (Crimea). antibellum679354512.wordpress.com The claims and even the exact phraseology of the following excerpts and comparable actions and statements by Ukrainian and Turkish officials cannot but evoke the lead-up to NATO's war against the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia in 1999. Substitute a toponym or two and it could describe the situation in Kosovo as NATO portrayed it to …

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-11). Azerbaijan threatens Iran, castigates Armenia, Russia over Karabakh. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com The following is from Azerbaijan's Trend News Agency. It is unsigned. After this summer's Baku Declaration issued by Azerbaijan, Turkey and Pakistan and the ensuing strategic military partnership with the three nations, Baku has felt emboldened to issue threats right and left to any and all regional nations. Just a few days ago it once …

Staff (2021-09-11). CIVIL RIGHTS arm of US Department of Education launches investigation into Florida governor's ban on obligatory masks in schools. rt.com Just as a Florida appeals court reinstated Governor Ron DeSantis's ban on school mask mandates, the Department of Education has announced a probe into the opt-out policy, claiming it may hurt disabled students. | US President Joe Biden's administration seemingly did not waste time in responding to the Republican governor's recent

_____ (2021-09-11). 'The Other 9/11': Progressives Remember Allende's Chile. commondreams.org Social Security is a shining example of how we can strengthen our security when we pool our risks and responsibilities.

Mike Giglio (2021-09-11). The Forever Wars Are Coming Home. zcomm.org When a country is at war for so long, moral boundaries gradually fall away. The forbidden becomes permissible, first overseas and then at home…

Rick Rozoff (2021-09-11). NATO's war in the Arctic Circle: U.S. B-2s, Norwegian F-35s in joint maneuvers. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com With take off from Evenes, Norwegian F-35 flies mission with B-2 bombers This is the first time Norway's new generation fighter jets have operated out of Evenes airport inside the Arctic Circle when training with the Americans. Evenes airport near Harstad in northern Norway will from early next year be home to NATO's Quick Reaction …

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2021-09-11). 9/11: Speaking of Barbarism. libya360.wordpress.com José (Papo) CossThe building still standing in the background is the Hiroshima Prefectural Industrial Promotion Hall, now preserved as the Atomic Bomb Dome. After the atomic bombing of Japan, the U.S. dropped powerful, more sophisticated deadly bombs. It is 20 years since the criminal attack on the Twin Towers in New York and the world's…

WSWS (2021-09-11). Defeat Australia's new anti-democratic electoral laws. Hands off the name "socialist"! wsws.org These laws seek to restrict and control the use of "socialist" and "communist"—names associated with the strivings and struggles of the working class internationally for two centuries.

Thomas M MacDonald, George Nuki, Michele Robertson, Ian Ford, Isla S Mackenzie (2021-09-11). [Correspondence] Cardiovascular safety of febuxostat — Authors' reply. thelancet.com We thank Jasvinder Singh and Chuanhui Xu for their Correspondences. Singh asks about equivalent doses and urate concentrations. In the FAST study,1 before randomisation, a third of participants had their allopurinol dose adjusted upwards to achieve the target urate concentration. Those randomly assigned to the allopurinol group then remained on this dose, whereas those randomly assigned to the febuxostat group received 80 mg, increasing to 120 mg if required. Thus, it is not surprising that urate concentrations did not change much after randomisation in the allopurinol group, whereas febuxostat, given at almost e…

Susan Jaffe (2021-09-11). [World Report] New 9/11 casualties strain health-care programme. thelancet.com Thousands of people enrol in the World Trade Center Health Program every year, but—two decades after the 9/11 attacks—a funding shortfall is looming. Susan Jaffe reports.

_____ (2021-09-11). Science Denied: The Biden Vaccine Mandate. strategic-culture.org President Biden has decided to go hard on the virus. No more Mr. Nice Guy. Sadly for him, those tiny little pathogens don't pay taxes, don't vote, don't have Social Security numbers, can't be drafted, and don't answer phone calls from poll takers, which is to say that he and his agencies cannot really control them. That must be frustrating, poor man.

Anonymous103 (2021-09-11). China Reveals Flight Control System To Land Hypersonic Drone. southfront.org Click to see full-size image | Originally published on Hong Kong's

sputniknews (2021-09-11). Moscow Has Documentary Evidence That US is Meddling in Russia's Election, Foreign Ministry Says. sputniknews.com The Foreign Ministry summoned US Ambassador John Sullivan on Friday over Washington's alleged efforts to interfere in Russia's upcoming parliamentary elections. The US Embassy claims Sullivan visited the Foreign Ministry building in Moscow to discuss the stabilisation of Russia-US relations.

Anonymous103 (2021-09-11). Biden Overstates by 700% Effectiveness of Covid Vaccines. southfront.org Illustrative Image | Written by Eric Zuesse. | The White House said on September 9th that Its announcement fails to link to any source on that allegation. However, if Biden got that estimate from the New York Times, then he was definitely overstating it by 700%. And America's 'news…

teleSUR, JCM (2021-09-11). Fallece el líder histórico de Sendero Luminoso, Abimael Guzmán. telesurtv.net Guzmán cumplía cadena perpetua en un centro de reclusión de máxima seguridad.

teleSUR (2021-09-11). The U.S recalls victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. telesurenglish.net U.S. President Joe Biden Saturday presided over the memorial service for the victims of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on Sep. 9, 2001 (9/11). | RELATED: | Starting with a parade staged by emergency services personnel, the ceremony took place in the area where the Twin Towers once stood. Former Presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton, and relatives of the nearly 3,000 victims, took part in the…

_____ (2021-09-11). From Our Post-9/11 Archive: 'Stop the Insanity Here'. commondreams.org Middle East experts who opposed America's post-9/11 wars were ridiculed as anti-American extremists. In reality, it was the pro-war right that was making us less safe.

WSWS (2021-09-11). As Texas ICU beds fill to capacity, parents' anger mounts. wsws.org Tens of thousands of Texas school children are coming down with COVID-19, as ICU beds across the state fill to capacity and parents demand the implementation of basic public health measures.

Yuanyuan Wang, Fei Kong, Jie Qiao (2021-09-11). [Correspondence] Gender equity, caregiving, and the 1-2-3-child policy in China — Authors' reply. thelancet.com Xiaoxiao Kwete and colleagues note the challenge of population ageing and low fertility that is happening not only in China but also in many other countries. With increasing longevity and a relaxing population policy, young couples are shouldering a growing burden of caregiving for their older family members and children. This burden is the main reason for the decreased fertility desire among young Chinese couples. Additionally, increased independence and more opportunities have empowered women to pursue their personal development, which inevitably results in a low fertility rate and…

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2021-09-11). Chile, September 11, 1973: The Ingredients of a Military Coup. The Imposition of a Neoliberal Agenda. globalresearch.ca In early 1970s, in a note to the CIA, Henry Kissinger recommended "Make the economy scream." The same concept has been applied to Venezuela, with advanced techniques of financial warfare.

WSWS (2021-09-11). Schools forced to close across Russia as COVID-19 spreads. wsws.org Russia's families are confronting a COVID-19 crisis in the country's schools, with a situation developing akin to that seen in the US over the last several weeks.

Staff (2021-09-11). 'Smell of metal & flesh was so strong you could taste it': 9/11 RT witness says it took him 20 years to watch the footage he shot. rt.com RT DE employee John Burns saw the horrors of 9/11 when he ran on to the New York streets with a video camera that day. However, he didn't have the strength to view the footage until two decades later. | Exactly 20 years ago John Burns grabbed a camera and ran outside shortly after the first hijacked plane hit the 110-storey World Trade Center tower. He filmed as crowds of astonished and terrified New Yorkers stood still at the sight of giant clouds of smoke rising into the sky. | "I just felt I needed to document it," Burns said. "I did shoot some video and I couldn't look at it later. I never looked at it, I…

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2021-09-11). Video: What Happened on September 11, 2001. Michel Chossudovsky. globalresearch.ca ** | Michel Chossudovsky's …

_____ (2021-09-11). The Innocent Victims of America's War on Terror Deserve Remembrance Too. commondreams.org "The Pentagon has some serious explaining to do," said one reporter. "Now consider how many strikes go unexamined by Western media."

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