2022-09-22: News Headlines

_____ (2022-09-22). How The War Changed Overnight. popularresistance.org From Russia's perspective, the war in Ukraine until now has been a "special military operation" intended to defend the self-declared independent republics of Luhansk and Donetsk. | For eight years Moscow had rebuffed entreaties from Donbass to recognize those republics. Now Russia is prepared to absorb them as part of the Russian Federation itself, along with the Kherson and Zaporozhye regions. | On Wednesday in Moscow President Vladimir Putin announced that referenda to decide whether to join Russia would be held in those four places from this Friday until next Wednesday. After that, the Russian Duma must decide…

Andrew Korybko (2022-09-22). Could Forthcoming Donbass Referenda be Russia's "Defense-Oriented" Response to Kharkov? globalresearch.ca

Anonymous103 (2022-09-22). Kiev's Attempt To Disrupt Referendum Claimed Lives Of At Least 6 Civilians In Donetsk (18+). southfront.org On, the Ukrainian Nazis again struck the center of the city of Donetsk with heavy artillery. Ukrainian shells hit a market and a bus stop nearby. Markets are almost the only crowded places in the city, that's why they remain the main targets for Ukrainian forces who do not stop daily terrorist attacks on civilians in the DPR and LPR. | The timing of the attack was also chosen in accordance with the main goal of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, which is to kill as many civilians as…

Infobrics (2022-09-22). How could joining Russia help parts of former Ukraine. infobrics.org Goals of the special military operation will need to be met and they include areas far beyond the Donbass, Kherson and Zaporozhye regions, as there are tens of millions of other people still living under the jackboot of the Neo-Nazi junta in Kiev.

Benjamin Norton (2022-09-22). In mind-blowingly hypocritical UN speech, Biden tries to rewrite history. multipolarista.com Journalist Ben Norton fact-checks US President Joe Biden's hypocritical speech at the United Nations General Assembly, where he accused Russia of "imperial ambitions" and said the UN must prosecute countries that invade others and commit war crimes.

Infobrics (2022-09-22). Germany will risk Europe's security by exhausting its stocks for Ukrainian military. infobrics.org Berlin plans to send tanks and armoured vehicles to Ukraine following intense US pressure.

Contributing Writers (2022-09-22). Putin responded UK's Liz Truss on using nuclear weapon against Russia. marktaliano.net

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-22). Baltic States Will Not Give Refuge to Russians Fleeing Mobilization. news.antiwar.com The Baltic States of Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia will not give refuge to Russians who want to flee Russia after Vladimir Putin ordered a "partial mobilization" that will call up 300,000 reservists as part of preparations to escalate in Ukraine. The Baltic nations have banned virtually all Russian travelers from entering their territory and won't …

WSWS (2022-09-22). America's "New World Order"— The historical and social roots of US plans for war with Russia and China. wsws.org The following is a report given by Andre Damon to the Seventh Congress of the Socialist Equality Party (US) in support of the resolution titled "Mobilize the working class against imperialist war!"

A Guest Author (2022-09-22). Statement condemns OHCHR's 'Assessment of human rights concerns' in China's Uyghur Autonomous Region. workers.org As this map illustrates, U.S. imperialism menaces China with over 400 military bases. The following statement has been initiated by Friends of Socialist China. You can add your name as an individual signatory using the form at socialistchina.org. Once you do so, your name will appear on this page within . . . |

____ (2022-09-22). Biden at UN: 'One-China' still U.S. policy. ecns.cn Speaking to the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), U.S. President Joe Biden on Wednesday reiterated that the U.S. wants to avoid confrontation with China.

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-22). China Hawks in Congress Happy Over Biden's Taiwan Comments. news.antiwar.com China hawks in Congress see President Biden's recent comments on defending Taiwan as encouragement to push forward a major piece of legislation that would overhaul US policy toward the island, Politico reported on Wednesday. Biden said Sunday that the US would send troops to defend Taiwan in the event of a Chinese attack, marking the …

____ (2022-09-22). Xi calls on countries to uphold peace. ecns.cn They hailed the China-proposed Global Security Initiative, and said that it meets the common aspirations of people from around the world for peace and helps build a world of peace, security and prosperity.

____ (2022-09-22). Trump, 3 of his children sued for fraud. ecns.cn Former U.S. president Donald Trump, three of his grown children and executives at his family business lied to banks and insurers for more than a decade about property valuations to pad his net worth by billions of dollars and to reduce their tax liability.

Jason Ditz (2022-09-22). Iraq's Oil Ministry Warns Companies Not to Buy Oil From Kurds. news.antiwar.com

____ (2022-09-22). U.S. display of force undermines regional peace and stability, Foreign Ministry says. ecns.cn The United States is increasing tension by sending warships to frequently display its force in the Taiwan Straits under the pretext of "freedom of navigation".

A. Majumdar (2022-09-22). PDF of issue. workers.org Download the PDF. Amazon, Starbucks say 'get back' Workers say fight back! Indigenous Peoples Day People's Townhomes Capitalist culture in sports In the streets for reproductive justice Jeanette Merrill °Presente! Alex Saab case breakthrough Saladin Muhammad, Rest in power! Tear Down the Walls: Walk to free Leonard Peltier Pennsylvania prison . . . |

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-09-22). IMF Tells Bolivia To Drop Its Successful Economic Model. orinocotribune.com The IMF released The report takes aim at the government's spending on development, saying, "The government must restrict spending, including eliminating the end…

Staff (2022-09-22). US must give guarantee for not repeating "bitter experiences" en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Referring to US' negative record in breaking promises, President Raeisi said that Iran must get a guarantee from the American side, in the JCPOA revival talks, in order to prevent a repetition of bitter experiences.

Anonymous103 (2022-09-22). Military Situation In Ukraine On (Map Update). southfront.org Russia struck the 14th Mechanised Brigade of the AFU near Kharkov with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck the 65th Mechanised Infantry Brigade of the AFU near Zaporozhye with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck the 80th Airborne Assault Brigade of the AFU near Seversk with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Bereznegovatoye with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Belogorka with high-p…

Anonymous103 (2022-09-22). In Video: Map Of Ukrainian Offensive In Kharkiv Region On 20, 2022. southfront.org

_____ (2022-09-22). Iran: What is the Future of the Nuclear Deal? journal-neo.org While many around the world hoped for a positive reaction from the United States to Iran's latest response, the European trio at the talks in Vienna (E3 the UK, Germany, France) have separately issued a statement that could undo all the positive results of a year of painstaking negotiations. After Tehran responded to an …

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-22). Irán ratifica en la ONU que no construirá armas nucleares. telesurtv.net Teherán, asimismo, acusó a EE. UU. de desestabilizar Oriente Medio y de apoyar a grupos terroristas en esa región.

Infobrics (2022-09-22). Moscow Exchange to Launch Trading in the Indian Rupee. infobrics.org Hit by Western sanctions over Ukraine, Russia is actively shifting its trade out of dollars and euros and into the currencies of what it regards as "friendly" countries…

_____ (2022-09-22). US Gas Exporters Grabbed A Wartime Windfall From Conflict In Ukraine. popularresistance.org New analysis shows that US fossil gas exporters have raked in huge financial gains since Russia's invasion of Ukraine, while a seperate report exposes how President Biden's response to the war includes a set of measures demanded by a secretive gas industry lobby group. | We found that Cheniere, the US's biggest exporter of liquified natural gas (LNG), increased its cash earnings by $3.8 billion in the first half of 2022, compared to the previous year. | US LNG exporter Freeport's revenues from sales to Europe also rocketed in the first five months after Russia's attack on Ukraine, up from $490 million over the sa…

David Goessmann (2022-09-22). Has the West stopped diplomatic negotiations over Ukraine? indybay.org As U.S. critic Noam Chomsky points out in an interview, a diplomatic end to the war remains possible. But only if the West, led by the U.S., does not continue to block negotiations. The decisive stumbling block for negotiations is Ukraine's possible membership in NATO. The U.S., however, continues to leave this open, while Russia is strictly against it.

Staff (2022-09-22). Headlines for. democracynow.org New York AG Sues Donald Trump and His Children for "Staggering" Financial Fraud, Appeals Court Will Allow DOJ to Resume Use of Documents Seized at Trump's Mar-a-Lago, Ginni Thomas Agrees to Be Questioned by Jan. 6 Committee, 203 Republicans Vote "No" as House Approves Bill to Prevent Stolen Elections, Nearly 1,400 Arrested as Antiwar Protests Erupt Across Russia, Russia and Ukraine Agree to Swap Prisoners, At U.N. General Assembly, Biden and Zelensky Condemn Russia's Invasion of Ukraine, Senate Votes to Phase Out Use of Refrigerants That Contribute to Climate Crisis, Democratic…

Anonymous103 (2022-09-22). Interview With Minister Of Defense Of Russian Federation, Army General S.K. Shoigu. southfront.org Originally published in On, Russian Minister of Defence gave interview to the Russia 24 TV channel. He commented on the ongoing military operations in Ukraine and provided details on the partial mobilization in Russia declared on the same day by President Vladimir Putin. | Sergey Kuzhugetovich, how would you describe…

Staff (2022-09-22). Cuba's Deputy Foreign Minister on U.S. Embargo, Gay Marriage & Russia's Invasion of Ukraine. democracynow.org We speak to Cuban Deputy Foreign Minister Carlos Fernández de Cossío about U.S.-Cuba relations, sanctions and more. He is in New York for the United Nations General Assembly, where countries are expected to vote again in favor of lifting the 60-year economic blockade imposed by the U.S. on Cuba. "The aim of the United States policy since 1960 has been to make life as difficult and as unbearable as possible for the people of Cuba with the ambition that that would lead to the overthrow of the government," says Fernández de Cossío. He also discusses Cuba's abstentions in U.N. votes critical of Russ…

_____ (2022-09-22). Will The Samarkand Spirit Revive The Word 'Mutual' In World Affairs? popularresistance.org In mid-22, the nine-member Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) met in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, for its 22nd Meeting of the Council of Heads of State. Because China, India, and Pakistan are members of the SCO, the organization represents about 40% of the world's population; with the addition of Russia, the SCO countries make up 60% of the Eurasian territory (the other member states of the organization are Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, and now Iran). In its Samarkand Declaration, the final declaration of this meeting, the SCO represented itself as a "regional" organization, although…

Infobrics (2022-09-22). West might try to damage Russian-Chinese relations using Aigun Treaty issue. infobrics.org Although Tokyo changed its stance on Russia partly over the Kuril islands dispute, this does not mean China would behave similarly.

____ (2022-09-22). Chinese FM meets Russian counterpart. ecns.cn Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met here on Wednesday with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on the sidelines of the ongoing 77th session of the UN General Assembly.

Staff (2022-09-22). Iran, Russia, Turkey FMs discuss Syria crisis in New York. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iran, Russia, and Turkey have held a trilateral meeting on Syria in the Astana Format amid ongoing diplomatic efforts to find a political solution to the crisis in the war-torn Arab country.

____ (2022-09-22). Putin bolsters forces with troop call-up. ecns.cn Russian President Vladimir Putin declared a partial military mobilization in the country during a delayed televised address on Wednesday.

Infobrics (2022-09-22). China Agrees to Pay for Russian Gas in Rubles. infobrics.org China has agreed to switch away from using US dollars to pay for Russian gas delivered via the Sila Sibiri trunkline as the Kremlin continues to build closer commercial relations with Asian customers to help cope with the impact of Western sanctions…

Anonymous103 (2022-09-22). Military Situation In Syria On (Map Update). southfront.org On, Russia reported that Idlib militants violated the ceasefire regime in Greater Idlib 4 times: 3 in Aleppo province, 1 in Idlib province; | On, a bomb explosion was reported in the city of Afrin. Several civilians were wounded; | On, Turkish aircraft struck SDF positions in the Maraanaz area; | On, SAA artillery shelled positions of Turkish-backed forces in the Darat Izzah area; | On, arti…

Kenny Stancil (2022-09-22). More Than 1,100 Russians Arrested for Protesting Putin's War Escalation. truthout.org More than 1,100 people and counting have been arrested at anti-war protests held in 38 cities across Russia following President Vladimir Putin's Wednesday That's

Answer Coalition (2022-09-22). Statement condemning the OHCHR's 'Assessment of human rights concerns in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, People's Republic of China'. answercoalition.org

____ (2022-09-22). Taikonauts in orbit salute China's manned space program on 30th anniversary. ecns.cn The Shenzhou-14 taikonauts, who are aboard the Tiangong space station, gave an off-Earth salute to all participants in China's 30-year manned space program on Wednesday.

____ (2022-09-22). Giant panda research base in Chengdu reopens. ecns.cn Giant pandas play at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in southwest China's Sichuan Province, Sept. 21, 2022. The research base reopened to the public after a half-month closure and completion of deep cleaning and disinfection.

____ (2022-09-22). China's FAST telescope films magnetic fields nearby fast radio burst. ecns.cn Using the Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST), or the "China Sky Eye," an international group filmed, for the first time, the magnetic ebb and flow nearby of a fast radio burst from out of the Milky Way.

____ (2022-09-22). China's UN envoy rejects accusations over abuse of ethnic minorities. ecns.cn A Chinese envoy on Wednesday rejected accusations by the United States, Britain and the European Union that China commits human rights abuses against its ethnic minorities.

____ (2022-09-22). Rainbow arches over Hukou Waterfall in Shanxi. ecns.cn Scenery of a rainbow arching over Hukou waterfall of the Yellow River in Ji county of Linfen city, north China's Shanxi Province, Sept. 21, 2022.

Urs P Gasche (2022-09-22). Nobody knew China landed on the moon and Bill Gates. indybay.org The four organizations have spent nearly $10 billion on covid since 2020 – as much as the lead U.S. agency tasked with fighting it. The organizations collectively gave $1.4 billion to the World Health Organization (WHO)*, where they helped shape a major initiative to distribute Covid 19 vaccines and test kits. This program failed to achieve its original goals.

____ (2022-09-22). Pass-through game 'Sheep A Sheep' becomes overnight sensation in China, while questions remain over durability. ecns.cn A new pass-through mini game named "Yang Le Ge Yang," translated as "Sheep A Sheep," has become a national online sensation in China over recent days but also aroused controversy over its likely profitability and game rules.

____ (2022-09-22). FM: China seeks common growth with other nations. ecns.cn Wang Yi reiterated on Tuesday China's willingness to firmly stand with developing countries to implement the Global Development Initiative with all-out efforts, saying that no country can be left behind on the path toward development.

____ (2022-09-22). China's mobile IoT connections comes to 1.7 billion: official data. ecns.cn By the end of August, the number of mobile Internet of Things (IoT) connections in China had reached 1.698 billion, surpassing the number of mobile phone users for the first time, data from the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology showed on Wednesday.

____ (2022-09-22). China expresses concern over US' discriminatory EV subsidy provisions. ecns.cn China is concerned about the discriminatory electric vehicle subsidy provisions in the US Inflation Reduction Act, according to the Ministry of Commerce on Thursday.

____ (2022-09-22). China's BeiDou-compatible smartphone shipments exceed 130 mln in H1. ecns.cn The applications of satellite navigation and positioning services in China have seen steady growth in the first half of 2022, with shipments of smartphones supporting the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) exceeding 130 million.

____ (2022-09-22). Tidal flats create unique landscape due to drop of water level in Hubei. ecns.cn Tidal flats are exposed as a result of falling water levels at Tianxingzhou Island, creating a unique scenery in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, Sept. 21, 2022.

____ (2022-09-22). Chinese VP attends commemorative event for Int'l Day of Peace 2022. ecns.cn China is ready to work with the international community to jointly implement the Global Security Initiative, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan said on Wednesday while attending the commemorative event for the International Day of Peace 2022 via video link.

Sam Wainwright (2022-09-22). Fight climate change, not prepare for war on China. greenleft.org.au Not only are we being told to prepare for war with China, but to expect it. It's the stuff of nightmares, writes Sam Wainwright.

____ (2022-09-22). China sends new naval fleet on Gulf of Aden escort mission. ecns.cn The 42nd fleet of the Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy set out from a military port in East China's Shandong province on Wednesday to take over an escort mission from the 41st naval fleet in the Gulf of Aden and the waters off Somalia.

____ (2022-09-22). China offers 6 sets of global sustainable development data to the UN. ecns.cn China offered six sets of data products for global sustainable development to the United States at the Ministerial Meeting of the Group of Friends of the Global Development Initiative on Wednesday.

____ (2022-09-22). China committed to carbon goals despite global volatility. ecns.cn China will stay committed to achieving carbon peaking and carbon neutrality amid recent setbacks in global carbon reduction efforts as some countries fell back on coal plants to tide over an energy crunch, an official said Thursday.

____ (2022-09-22). China urges U.S. to follow up Biden's no Cold War remarks with action. ecns.cn China on Thursday urged the United States to implement President Joe Biden's remarks about seeking no new Cold War and properly handle the Taiwan question."ÄÄ"ÄÄAddressing the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly on Wednesday, Biden reiterated that the U.S.

Rodolfo Bueno (2022-09-22). La Organización de Cooperación de Shanghái y el nuevo orden mundial. globalizacion.ca El 3 de noviembre de 2021, el General Mark Milley, jefe del Estado Mayor Conjunto estadounidense, declaró: "Estamos entrando en un mundo con tres centros de poder que son Estados Unidos, Rusia y China". | También subrayó que deben ser cuidadosos…

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-22). EE.UU. reitera acusaciones contra Rusia por conflicto con Ucrania. telesurtv.net Joe Biden dice que no busca una nueva Guerra Fría con China y reafirma su apoyo a Ucrania.

_____ (2022-09-22). Statement Condemns 'Assessment Of Human Rights Concerns' In China. popularresistance.org We strongly condemn the publication by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights of its Assessment of human rights concerns in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, People's Republic of China. In the words of former OHCHR lawyer and human rights expert Alfred de Zayas, this document "should be discarded as propagandistic, biased and methodologically flawed." | Based on substandard research methods and biased sources, the Assessment is completely lacking in credibility. It treats arms of the military-industrial complex, such as the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI), along with professional a…

TeleSUR, hvh, JCM (2022-09-22). China exhorta a EE.UU. a cesar el saqueo de los recursos sirios. telesurtv.net El vocero chino afirmó que el gobierno de EE.UU. tiene el deber de investigar los robos que ejecutan sus efectivos.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-22). China advierte sobre barcos de guerra extranjeros en Taiwán. telesurtv.net Los navíos estadounidense y canadiense atravesaron la región días después de que Joe Biden prometió "defender a Taiwán".

Yves Engler (2022-09-22). Time to challenge Pro-Apartheid Toronto United Jewish Appeal. dissidentvoice.org Well healed individuals have the right to cheer on war criminals as they raise funds to promote apartheid and if anyone asks uncomfortable questions they are denounced as antisemitic. That about sums up the Canadian Jewish News' position regarding a recent United Jewish Appeal of Toronto event with George W. Bush and Stephen Harper. Last …

WorkWeek (2022-09-22). WorkWeek Google Tech Workers Fight Apartheid, Clean Water & Union Busting In Mississippi. indybay.org WorkWeek covers Google Tech Workers Fighting Apartheid, Clean Water & Union Busting In Mississippi andThe US, CIA, AFL-CIO, AIFLD &The 1973 Chilean Coup With Professor Ruth Needleman…

TeleSUR, ysm, DRL (2022-09-22). Rusia confirma intercambio de prisioneros con Ucrania. telesurtv.net Rusia recibió 55 miembros de las Fuerzas Armadas y de las repúblicas de Donetsk y Luhansk, y devolvió 215 militares.

Staff (2022-09-22). Punto Deportivo: øQué esperamos de la liga Élite del Béisbol Cubano? (+Video). cubadebate.cu En esta emisión del Punto Deportivo abordamos dos temas relacionados con el deporte nacional: la liga Élite del béisbol cubano y el campeonato mundial, categoría sub-23 años. Ambos certámenes se celebrarán en octubre. Sobre las expectativas y posibilidades se comenta en la sección que cuenta con los criterios especializados de Joel García, y la conducción de Angélica Arce Montero.

SP Editor (2022-09-22). The Pentagon Is Waging War on Planet Earth. scheerpost.com [ By On October 1st, the U.S. military will start spending the more than $800 billion Congress is going to provide it with in fiscal year 2023. And that whopping sum will just be the beginning. According to the

Staff (2022-09-22). "Art of the Steal": Trump Faces Greatest Legal Peril Yet as NY AG Sues Trumps & Docs Probe Resumes. democracynow.org Former President Donald Trump is facing his greatest legal peril yet, as New York Attorney General Letitia James filed a civil lawsuit Wednesday against Trump, three of his children and his family business for widespread financial fraud. The suit alleges they overvalued assets by billions of dollars in order to secure more favorable financial arrangements, then deflated those values to pay less in taxes. If the lawsuit is successful, the Trump Organization could be barred from conducting business in the state of New York. "He's gotten away with this for decades. Now he's going to have to answer…

WSWS (2022-09-22). Fed makes clear recession and job losses are its goal. wsws.org In his opening remarks to a press conference at the conclusion of a meeting of the Fed's policy-making body, chair Jerome Powell said the central bank would "likely require maintaining a restrictive policy stance for some time" and "the historical record cautions strongly against prematurely loosening policy."

WSWS (2022-09-22). Top US official visits Sri Lanka to bolster strategic ties. wsws.org Wherever it intervenes, Washington's posturing over "poverty," "human rights," "democracy" and "good governance" is to camouflage its predatory geopolitical interests.

Pavan Kulkarni (2022-09-22). Morocco Fails to Get Kenyan Endorsement for Occupation of Western Sahara. towardfreedom.org A Kenyan foreign ministry communique has clarified newly elected President William Ruto's tweet on rescinding recognition for the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) was arbitrary and has no bearing on Kenya's foreign policy, reports Pavan Kulkarni of Peoples Dispatch.

Contributing Writers (2022-09-22). Interview with Australian Dr. Tim Anderson over Syria. marktaliano.net Syria Insider, 2017 ∑ Professor Tim Anderson, senior Lecturer in Political Economy at Sydney University and honorable writer of the" The Dirty War on Syria", highlighted the victory of the Syrian Arab Army over the imperialist powers and their auxiliaries in Deir Ezzor, saying" the defeat of Daesh in the area would …

KATIE (2022-09-22). The BNC welcomes Booking.com decision to add legal warning to settlement reservations. bdsmovement.net

Staff (2022-09-22). VIDEO: Online Debate: Can War Ever Be Justified. davidswanson.org

Anonymous669 (2022-09-22). New Wave Of Turkish Airstrikes Hit SDF Positions In Northern Syria (Video). southfront.org On, a new wave of Turkish airstrikes hit areas held by the Democratic Forces (SDF) in Syria's northern region. | At least four airstrikes targeted positions of the Kurdish-led group in the outskirts of the town of Maraanaz in the northern countryside of Aleppo. The Hawar news agency reported that the airstrikes resulted in some material losses, without elaborating. | The airstrikes were a response to an indirect fire attack that targeted a Turkish military b…

Revolution BooKs (2022-09-22). Sunday 9/25: Surge of Book Banning: Ominous Move toward Fascist America Panel Discussion. indybay.org Revolution Books | 2444 Durant Avenue | Berkeley, CA…

KQED Live (2022-09-22). Monday 10/10: KQED Live: Art & Tech in a Warming World with The New York Times. indybay.org The Commons, KQED Headquarters | 2601 Mariposa Street | San Francisco, CA 94110…

Toward increased Networking (2022-09-22). Online events w) Nikole Hannah-Jones, Silvia Federici, Chris Smalls, Timothy Snyder, etc. indybay.org Here are about 8 online events taking place over the next week (and starting at 11 am today, 9/21), featuring people such as Nikole Hannah-Jones, Silvia Federici, Gregg Castro, Lazzuly Mello, Chris Smalls, Michelle Eisen, Heather McGhee, Nancy Fraser, Timothy Snyder and many others. | These events are hosted from various locations all across the country, as well from Canada and the UK (however, the listed times are all for our "Pacific time zone"). Of course, feel free to share this info with others who might be interested in it.

Michael Jansen (2022-09-22). Lebanon Not 'Normal' Since Second Civil War Ended. globalresearch.ca

Chris Walker (2022-09-22). Jan. 6 Committee Announces Its Next — and Possibly Final — Public Hearing Date. truthout.org The House select committee investigating the January 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol building will hold at least one more public hearing before concluding its work. | Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Mississippi), the chair of the January 6 committee, However, the committee may schedule additional hearings if more witnesses come forward with evidence relating to the a…

Staff (2022-09-22). Azerbaijan's Deadly Attack on Armenia Inflames Decades-Long Conflict in South Caucasus. democracynow.org An attack by Azerbaijan on Armenia left more than 200 people dead before a ceasefire was called last Wednesday. It was the latest round of fighting between the two neighbors in the South Caucasus, which have fought a series of wars over territory. For more, we speak with Armenia-based reporter Roubina Margossian, who has reported from the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh that is at the center of the conflict.

WSWS (2022-09-22). New Zealand ruling elite glorifies British monarchy. wsws.org The endless tributes to the Queen are being used to divert attention from worsening social inequality, the policy of mass COVID infection and New Zealand's integration into imperialist wars.

Anonymous669 (2022-09-22). Iran Unveils New Liquid-Fueled, Medium-Range Ballistic Missile. southfront.org The Rezvan ballistic missile. Via Twitter. | On, the Iranian Armed Forces unveiled a new liquid-fueled, medium-range ballistic missile, dubbed Rezvan. | The new ballistic missile was showcased during a nationwide military parade that was organized to commemorate what the Islamic republic calls the Sacred Defense Week, which marks the start of the 1980-88 war with Iraq. | Rezvan is a liquid-fueled single-stage missile with a detachable warhead. The ballistic missile has a maximum…

John W. Whitehead (2022-09-22). Masters of Deceit: The U.S Government's Propaganda of Fear, Mind Control and Brain Warfare. globalresearch.ca

SP Editor (2022-09-22). The Main Driver Behind Pakistan's Floods Has a Familiarnewsauthor">. scheerpost.com

Anonymous Contributor (2022-09-22). Support Philadelphia's People's Townhomes and Show Up to Prevent Their Eviction. itsgoingdown.org Report on ongoing struggle to stop the eviction of the UC Townhomes, which would displace 68 families in so-called Philadelphia. Originally posted to PM Press. By Dan Hoylin and Charlie Allison The sale of the land that would become the UC Townhomes in 1982 to the IBID/Altman Management Company was both a part of, and…

Ann Brown (2022-09-22). Georgia Gov. Kemp Opens Up 8-Point Lead: Was Stacey Abrams Caught Lacking With Black Men? moguldom.com Despite a major push to get Black male voters on her side to close up a five-point gap between her and incumbent Georgia governor Brian Kemp, second-time candidate Stacey Abrams failed not only to close the gap, but Kemp now leads by eight points. Half of likely Georgia voters in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution poll released on Sept. …

Steven Sahiounie (2022-09-22). Greek Coast Guard Drowns Entire Syrian Family. globalresearch.ca

Paul Armentano (2022-09-22). Democrats Need to Keep Their Promises on Marijuana Reform. otherwords.org In this era of hyper-partisan politics, it's difficult to find an issue that appeals to voters across party lines. But Democratic leaders successfully identified one in the run up to the 2020 election when they pledged to reform America's archaic and unpopular marijuana prohibition laws. "No one should be in jail because of marijuana," then-candidate Biden insisted on the …

Editor (2022-09-22). Caitlin Johnstone: America's Perverse Poverty Draft. scheerpost.com

_____ (2022-09-22). Home Depot Workers Form Independent Union. popularresistance.org Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – On, workers filed a petition to organize a union among 276 workers at a Home Depot in northeast Philadelphia. If successful, the independent union would be the first at the home repair chain, the fifth-largest private employer in the U.S with 500,000 employees. | Vince Quiles, who's worked at the store for five years, says the union effort gathered over 100 signatures for an election in just five weeks. | At the beginning of the pandemic, Quiles was promoted to supervisor in the plumbing department. Plumbing is the highest-volume section of the store, with around 6,000 sa…

Shailly Gupta Barnes (2022-09-22). Census Data Proves Anti-Poverty Measures Work. otherwords.org The U.S. Census Bureau recently reported that poverty dropped notably in 2021. Amid a pandemic and widespread economic pain, this is a significant accomplishment. There are three lessons here — about government programs, about how we measure poverty, and about how far we have left to go. First, these numbers show that government programs work. …

Anonymous Contributor (2022-09-22). PG&E Contractors "Sent Packing" by Forest Defenders in Humboldt Redwoods. itsgoingdown.org Report on recent forest defense actions in Humboldt region against PG&E contractors. Originally posted to Redwood Forest Defense. photo: Redwood Forest Defense Today more chainsaw toting PG&E contractors were sent packing by forest defenders, in a series of work shut downs within state parks in recent weeks that's have had a stifling effect on PG&Es…

Infobrics (2022-09-22). Brazil: Quo Vadis? Change of Direction or Maintaining International Isolation. infobrics.org What can Brazil and the international community expect from the outcome of its presidential election?>

Jim McMahan (2022-09-22). Seattle educator-student unity in school strike. workers.org As education workers at Seattle Public Schools picket on Sept. 7, the first day of their strike, teachers from neighboring Kent, Washington — who struck their school district Sept. 1 — assemble signs in solidarity. Seattle A five-day strike by the Seattle Education Association (SEA) produced gains for the district's . . . |

Staff (2022-09-22). Latest Poll: PSUV Approval Rating Almost Triples That of All Opposition Parties Combined in Venezuela. orinocotribune.com Caracas, (

The Global Research Team (2022-09-22). Global Research Referral Campaign. globalresearch.ca For over 21 years of operation as an independent media organization, we've never felt the effects of censorship as detrimental as in the last three years. Apart from the ban on social media, our website has also been excluded in …

Editor (2022-09-22). Biden's Afghan Shell Game Prompts Media Shrugs and Stenography. scheerpost.com

Pepe Escobar (2022-09-22). The Real US Agenda in Africa Is Hegemony. globalresearch.ca

Editor (2022-09-22). The Chris Hedges Report: Julian Assange's Father on Looming Extradition and Imperative of Mass Resistance. scheerpost.com Click | A society that prohibits the capacity to speak in truth extinguishes the capacity to live in justice.: | Tyrannies invert the rule of law. They turn the law into an instrument of injustice. They cloak their crimes in a faux legality. They use the decorum of the courts and tr…

Edu Montesanti (2022-09-22). Latin American Economy Under the COVID-19 Pandemic: An Interview With Ladislau Dowbor. orinocotribune.com For Pointing out neoliberal governments, in the following interview Doctor Dowbor observes that Latin America is "systemically dysfunctional," which has caused the region the world's most severe economic crisis under the new coronavirus, since the disease got to the region in February 2020. Latin Am…

_____ (2022-09-22). Case New Holland Workers' Strike Enters Fifth Month, Negotiations Stall. popularresistance.org Racine, Wisconsin – Back in July, I took a weekend trip to Burlington, Iowa, to visit manufacturing workers at Case New Holland (CNH Industrial), who, along with their coworkers at another plant in Racine, Wisconsin, have been on strike since May 2. When I arrived, the early shift of picketers stood jovially together under the hot morning sun. Even at 10AM, the temperature was already a blistering 86 degrees, with humidity high enough that it made your clothes damp to the touch. The picketers didn't seem to mind as they made their way slowly past the entrance to the Case New Holland plant, holding up a line of em…

_____ (2022-09-22). Oil Palm Plantations And Water Grabbing: Ivory Coast And Gabon. popularresistance.org Industrial palm oil production in West and Central Africa is mainly controlled by five companies: Socfin, Wilmar, Olam, Siat, and Straight KKM (former Feronia). These multinationals control an estimated 67 per cent of the industrial oil palm planted area with foreign investment and may drive continuous expansion. (1) Their established industrial plantations have been linked to numerous impacts on the populations and territories. | The impact on water availability for communities that live in and around industrial oil palm plantations is systematic and dramatic. This is becoming increasingly evident with the many…

_____ (2022-09-22). The Hot Trend Of Refusing To 'Serve'. popularresistance.org Lee Camp highlights the brave Israelis who refuse to sign up for the Israeli Occupation Forces as a protest against their government's genocidal policies. Military service is mandatory in Israel so the young people who refuse to take part in the military occupation of Palestinian land face months of jail time. The risk they take is a small but important part of a global movement standing for the rights of the Palestinian people.

Allen Forrest (2022-09-22). The Right to Question the Narrative. dissidentvoice.org If you support freedom of speech, then it goes both ways. With the exception of disinformation, freedom of speech must be protected just as much for views you oppose as for those you support.

_____ (2022-09-22). Why Aren't Workers At Unions Eligible For Public Service Loan Forgiveness? popularresistance.org In 2007, the Bush-era Congress created the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program, also known as 20 USC 1087e (m)(1). The premise of the program was simple: student loan borrowers who made their payments would have any remaining educational debts forgiven after 10 years of public service. | Through PSLF, lawmakers and advocates intended to make public service a viable option for more borrowers, including graduates carrying large student loan balances. Unfortunately, this intention has not been realized for most borrowers or PSLF participants. Rife with exclusions and plagued by a history of poor communica…

Staff (2022-09-22). Iranian Armed Forces staging military parade in Tehran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iranian Armed Forces started staging a military parade here on Thursday in commemoration of the Sacred Defense Week.

WSWS (2022-09-22). New York state files huge lawsuit against Trump for systematic fraud. wsws.org The civil suit, announced by state Attorney General Letitia James, was accompanied by a criminal referral seeking prosecution of Trump for both federal and state crimes.

____ (2022-09-22). Chinese apps gain popularity globally. ecns.cn From the world's top short video application TikTok to the biggest fast-fashion app Shein and emerging music-video app StarMaker, a rising number of mobile apps developed by Chinese companies are influencing people's daily lives across the globe.

UFCLP (2022-09-22). Saturday 10/1: Press Conf Keep Laguna Honda OPEN! Discharges = Deaths Say Labor, Community & Families. indybay.org Laguna Honda Hospital | (entrance in front of old building) | 375 Laguna Honda Blvd. | San Franciscco…

KQED Live (2022-09-22). Wednesday 10/5: KQED Live – San Francisco Mayor London Breed. indybay.org The Commons, KQED Headquarters | 2601 Mariposa Street | San Francisco, CA 94110…

Peter Boyle (2022-09-22). 'Katips': Musical drama a reminder of the dark days of the Marcos dictatorship. greenleft.org.au Peter Boyle speaks to human rights activist Mariza Sollano about a new film portraying the lives and tribulations of student activists during martial law in the Philippines (1972‚Äí81), which will be screening around the country in October.

Lucine kasbarian (2022-09-22). The Shield of Pan-Turkism. indybay.org Armenia is the linchpin standing in the way of a Pan-Turkic empire.

WSWS (2022-09-22). French auto workers at Hourdain Stellantis plant on wildcat strike. wsws.org Stellantis workers at Hordain revolted against rapidly deteriorating economic conditions in France and across Europe and the treacherous role of pro-company union officials.

Staff (2022-09-22). Reaching good, stable agreement depends on US, E3. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Reaching a good and stable agreement depends on goodwill and realism of the United States, and the three European member states of JCPOA, the Iranian Foreign Minister told his Irish counterpart.

Alex Bainbridge (2022-09-22). Hundreds rally in Sydney: 'Abolish the monarchy!'. greenleft.org.au Photos from the Sydney rally to "abolish the monarchy" by Alex Bainbridge.

Staff (2022-09-22). Women Burn Hijabs in Iran as Protests Escalate over Killing of Mahsa Amini by "Morality Police" democracynow.org Protests in Iran continue after the death of a 22-year-old Kurdish woman in custody of the so-called morality police. Mahsa Amini died last week after being detained for allegedly leaving some of her hair visible in violation of an Iranian law requiring women to cover their heads. Witnesses said Amini was severely beaten by police, but authorities claim she died of natural causes. Thousands of people, often led by young women, have taken to the streets in outrage over Amini's death, chanting slogans against the morality police and the government, with some burning their headscarves in a show of defiance. &#…

Hillbarn Theatre & Conservatory (2022-09-22). Thursday 10/13: Clybourne Park. indybay.org Hillbarn Theatre | 1285 E. Hillsdale Blvd. | Foster City, CA 94404…

____ (2022-09-22). Chinese FM chairs ministerial meeting on Global Development Initiative. ecns.cn 20 (Xinhua) — Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi chaired here on Tuesday the Ministerial Meeting of the Group of Friends of the Global Development Initiative (GDI).

Peter Boyle (2022-09-22). 'We are all Mahsa Amini' — protests sweep Iran after Kurdish woman killed by 'morality police'. greenleft.org.au Days of protests have erupted across Iran after Mahsa Amina, a 22-year-old Kurdish woman, died after being arrested and tortured by the Islamic fundamentalist state's "morality police", reports Peter Boyle.

Leon Kunstenaar (2022-09-22). Chase PR Event Gets Message Calling Out Its Fossil Fuel Funding. indybay.org World's number one funder of fossil fuels gets extra messaging at PR event…

Staff (2022-09-22). Defending human rights among Iran's serious priorities. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Slamming the West's double-standard policies, President Raeisi said that defending human rights is among Iran's serious priorities.

____ (2022-09-22). Georgian PM meets Chinese FM on sidelines of UNGA session. ecns.cn Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili met here with Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Wednesday on the sidelines of the ongoing 77th session of the UN General Assembly.

WSWS (2022-09-22). Lessons of the 2022 Seattle teachers strike. wsws.org While the tentative agreementhas been ratified, the fight by Seattle teachers is far from over. The full consequences of the deal that was forced on them by their union have yet to be felt, and educators will respond.

Kelly Hayes (2022-09-22). Philly Families Faced With Eviction Are Rising Up, Refusing to Leave Their Homes. truthout.org

Staff (2022-09-22). Resistance only means to stop Israeli regime's aggression. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iranian President Ebrahim Raeisi said Lebanon proved that resistance is the only means to stop the Israeli regime's savagery and aggression.

____ (2022-09-22). Beijing Stock Exchange is making a mark on the market. ecns.cn As of Sept 20, a total of 110 companies have been listed on the Beijing Stock Exchange, with more than 80 percent from strategic emerging industries and advanced manufacturing, Beijing Youth Daily reported.

Elizabeth Bantas (2022-09-22). 'Bendigo Street' documentary launches crowdfunding campaign. greenleft.org.au A crowdfunding campaign.has been launched to create a new documentary film covering the 2016 Bendigo Street occupation in inner-city Melbourne, reports Elizabeth Bantas.

Ramon du Houx (2022-09-22). Beyond Oil & Gas Alliance urged to deliver on real climate leadership during Climate Week. indybay.org During Climate Week NYC, after a high level event organized by the Beyond Oil and Gas Alliance on the margins of the UN General Assembly in New York, civil society organizations launch a position paper urging the coalition and its members to deliver on commitments to promote a global phase out of oil and gas production, and turn aspirations into bold and ambitious climate action in line with equity, justice, and science. While CA had major laws passed this session, worldwide BOGA should do more to make the change we need to save the planet.

____ (2022-09-22). Webb telescope captures Neptune's ring. ecns.cn Photo released by NASA on Sept. 21, 2022 shows Neptune and its rings captured by the James Webb space telescope. This is the clearest view of Neptune's rings in more than 30 years.

Staff (2022-09-22). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Thursday,.

Staff (2022-09-22). Kheibarshekan, Rezvan ballistic missiles unveiled (+VIDEO). en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — On the first day of Sacred Defense Week, the Iranian Armed Forces unveiled the new long-range ballistic missile 'Kheibarshekan' and the surface-to-surface ballistic missile "Rezvan" for the first time.

____ (2022-09-22). Chinese, Portuguese FMs meet on sidelines of UNGA session. ecns.cn Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with his Portuguese counterpart, Joao Gomes Cravinho, on Wednesday on the sidelines of the ongoing 77th session of the UN General Assembly.

Markela Panegyres (2022-09-22). USyd NTEU members vote for a member-led union. greenleft.org.au Progressive, grassroots activism was the winner in tightly contested elections for the NTEU Branch Committee and National Council elections at the University of Sydney. Markela Panegyres reports.

WSWS (2022-09-22). Why I joined the Ontario Education Workers Rank-and-File Committee: Dispatches from a public school teacher. wsws.org "Knowing that there were already rank-and-file committees established across communities in Canada, the US and Europe, I felt that there was a place for workers like me who have felt abandoned and disheartened by their unions."

WSWS (2022-09-22). Today at 6 PM Eastern (US): Will Lehman to debate UAW President Ray Curry. wsws.org Today, Thursday,, at 6: 00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time, UAW presidential candidate Will Lehman will participate in a debate against UAW President Ray Curry and bureaucrat Shawn Fain.

Anonymous103 (2022-09-22). It's As-If Voters Want To Remain Deceived. southfront.org

Eric A. Gordon (2022-09-22). The Portuguese Communists' Avante Festival is a party like no other. peoplesworld.org ATALAIA-AMORA-SEIXAL, Portugal—"Nà£o há festa como esta!" proclaim the slogans and t-shirts here. "There's no festival like this one!" It takes herculean effort to put on a show like this, and a slew of Communist Party volunteers from all parts of Portugal do most of the work. Organization Back in 1965, when the Portuguese Communist Party …

Mark Gruenberg (2022-09-22). New York AG sues Trump and his children for "massive fraud" peoplesworld.org NEW YORK—New York Attorney General Letitia "Tish" James became the first legal heavyweight to throw the book at Donald Trump, his kids and his company, unveiling in a civil suit the tale of years of financial fraud, including during Trump's time in the Oval Office. Good government groups hailed the case. Additional criminal charges could …

Paul Haeder (2022-09-22). Mayor Peels Back COVID Mandate for Millions of NYC Private Sector Workers. dissidentvoice.org Note: See follow up statements at the bottom! New York Mayor Eric Adams announced yesterday () an end to his city's sweeping vaccine requirement on roughly 184,000 private businesses with at least one employee. Adams stated that rescinding COVID vaccine mandates would provide more "flexibility" to parents and businesses. "It is time to move …

The Associated Press (2022-09-22). 6.8 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Mexico, 2 Dead. latinorebels.com A powerful magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck Mexico early Thursday, causing at least two deaths, damaging buildings, and setting off landslides. The earthquake struck at 1: 19 a.m. near the epicenter of a magnitude 7.6 quake that hit three days earlier in the western state of Michoacan.

Steve O'Brien (2022-09-22). NSW NTEU strikes for pay and conditions. greenleft.org.au National Tertiary Education Union members went on strike at the University of Newcastle and UTS for job security, manageable workloads, fair pay and for casuals to be given permanent contracts. Steve O'Brien and Kerry Smith report.

Anonymous669 (2022-09-22). Turkey Delivered 20 Bayraktar TB2 Combat Drones To UAE — Report. southfront.org A Bayraktar TB2 combat drone. Source: Baykar. | Turkish drone manufacturer Baykar has delivered 20 Bayraktar TB2 combat drones to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) since the beginning of the month and could sell more, Bayraktar TB2 drones saw major success in conflicts in Libya, Syria and the disputed region of Nagorno-K…

____ (2022-09-22). Steps vowed to curb separatism. ecns.cn The current situation across the Taiwan Straits remains severe and complex due to the island's ruling Democratic Progressive Party colluding with some forces in the United States to seek the "independence "of the island.

____ (2022-09-22). Chinese study on chitin biosynthesis sheds light on green pesticide development. ecns.cn A new study by Chinese scientists has revealed for the first time the complete process of chitin biosynthesis, providing a new direction for the original innovation of green pesticides.

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-09-22). Two Imperial academics win ERC Grants to accelerate research concepts. imperial.ac.uk Two Imperial academics have won European Research Council (ERC) Proof of Concept Grants to accelerate their research ideas and concepts.

____ (2022-09-22). Chinese, Norwegian FMs meet on sidelines of UN General Assembly. ecns.cn Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met on Wednesday with Foreign Minister of Norway Anniken Huitfeldt on the sidelines of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly.

Angela (2022-09-22). Saturday 9/24: Free virtual screening of documentary film 120 km. indybay.org

Santa Cruz Homeless Union (2022-09-22). Friday 9/23: Benchlands Meeting. indybay.org Benchlands, San Lorenzo Park, Santa Cruz…

____ (2022-09-22). Prada perfume and beauty store debuts in Shanghai. ecns.cn Shanghai welcomed its first Prada perfume and beauty store in Réel Mall on Wednesday.

____ (2022-09-22). President urges military to accomplish goals of reform. ecns.cn President Xi Jinping urged the Chinese military on Wednesday to accomplish all of the goals of its ongoing reform and strengthen planning for the next phases of reform.

Mike Raccoon Eyes Kinney (2022-09-22). 1993-The Year Spike Lee Came To North Richmond, California. indybay.org

Anonymous669 (2022-09-22). Iran International Confirms Secretive IRGC Unit Was Target Of Recent Israeli Attack On Syria. southfront.org An Israeli F-16 fighter jet en route to an exercise in Germany in an undated photograph. (Israel Defense Forces) | Iran International has confirmed that the In a report released on, the London-based news channel said that the office belonged to a secretive logistic formation…

____ (2022-09-22). Serbian president, Chinese FM meet on sidelines of UNGA session. ecns.cn Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic on Wednesday met with Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on the sidelines of the ongoing 77th session of the UN General Assembly.

____ (2022-09-22). Giant rice yield high in Guizhou. ecns.cn Giant rice plants 1.9 meters tall have entered the harvest season in Sanzhou village of Rongjiang county in Guizhou Province.

San Francisco Public Library (2022-09-22). Sunday 9/25: Author: Rebecca Giblin and Cory Doctorow. indybay.org San Francisco Main Library | 100 Larkin St | San Francisco, CA 94102…

WSWS (2022-09-22). French auto workers at Hordain Stellantis plant on wildcat strike. wsws.org Stellantis workers at Hordain revolted against rapidly deteriorating economic conditions in France and across Europe and the treacherous role of pro-company union officials.

Rhythmix Cultural Works (2022-09-22). Sunday 10/9: In The Spirit of Lennon. indybay.org 2513 Blanding Ave, Alameda CA 94 1…

____ (2022-09-22). Xi extends greetings ahead of farmers' harvest festival. ecns.cn Xi Jinping has extended festive greetings and sincere regards on behalf of the CPC Central Committee to farmers and people working on agricultural and rural fronts ahead of the fifth Chinese farmers' harvest festival.

Our Downtown ‚Ä¢ Our Future (2022-09-22). Thursday 9/29: The Real Story on Measure O. indybay.org Santa Cruz Community Church: 411 Roxas St, Santa Cruz…

Mobilization for Reproductive Justice-SF (2022-09-22). Saturday 10/1: Rosie Jimenez, Presente! Community Speak Out. indybay.org 24th and Mission street BART Plaza | Look for the National Mobilization for Reproductive Justice Banner-see photo below…

____ (2022-09-22). Deep sea fish farming platform casts off from Fujian. ecns.cn With a total length of 92 meters and a width of 36 meters, the platform will be used as a movable fish farm on the sea and a tourism platform.

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-09-22). Professor Maggie Dallman gives evidence to House of Lords Committee. imperial.ac.uk Earlier this month, Professor Dallman appeared in front of the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee to discuss the UK STEM skills pipeline.

John Bachtell (2022-09-22). Jackson, Mississippi water crisis continues despite GOP governor's declaration. peoplesworld.org JACKSON, Miss. The Jackson city water crisis is far from over, say city officials and community activists in response to the declaration by Republican Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves that water pressure has been restored and is safe to drink. Reeves lifted the six-week boil-water emergency on Sept. 15 and announced the state would stop …

____ (2022-09-22). Chinese president's special representative attends UN high-level meeting on climate change. ecns.cn Chinese President Xi Jinping's special representative Wang Yi, also Chinese state councilor and foreign minister, on Wednesday attended a high-level meeting on climate change at the United Nations (UN) headquarters here and delivered a speech.

____ (2022-09-22). Cultural relics from Yuan Dynasty shipwreck on display in Fujian. ecns.cn A great loss was suffered some 700 years ago when a ship full of porcelain sank in the sea near Shengbeiyu Island in Fujian.

____ (2022-09-22). Precious clay-type lithium deposits discovered in Qaidam Basin. ecns.cn Clay-type lithium deposits have been discovered in the Qaidam Basin of Qinghai Province, according to the Fourth Geological Exploration Institute of Qinghai.

WSWS (2022-09-22). "We'll fight for what we deserve, with or without the union": Railroaders furious after last week's White House-brokered deal to block strike action. wsws.org The WSWS has been flooded with statements from workers opposing last week's deal to avert a national strike.

Not Applicable (2022-09-22). Wednesday 9/28: Challenge Religious Extremism @ Concord CA Candidates Forum. indybay.org Concord Council Chambers | 19 Parkside Dr (Concord, CA)…

____ (2022-09-22). Chinese, Somali FMs meet on sidelines of UNGA session. ecns.cn Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Wednesday met with Somali Foreign Minister Abshir Omar Huruse on the sidelines of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly.

Anonymous669 (2022-09-22). Israel To Sell 'SPYDER' Air-Defense Systems To UAE — Report. southfront.org A SPYDER surface-to-air missile is fired in a test in an undated photograph. (Rafael Advanced Defense Systems) | Israel has agreed to sell SPYDER air-defense systems to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the This is the first such known deal between Israel and the UAE since they forged ties two years ago in…

____ (2022-09-22). US should correct its security review abuse: ministry. ecns.cn That is not conducive to normal investment and trade exchanges, or to growth promotion and employment increase, she said, adding that it will not only harm others but also affect the US.

____ (2022-09-22). Man missing for 17 days after magnitude-6.8 earthquake found alive. ecns.cn A hydropower station employee who had been missing after a magnitude-6.8 earthquake, on Sept 5 in Sichuan province, had been found alive on Wednesday.

Angela (2022-09-22). Sunday 10/9: Q&A Discussion of the film "Boycott" indybay.org

Monica Moorehead (2022-09-22). Slap on Sarver's wrist, funds for Favre — capitalist culture in sports. workers.org NBPA Executive Director Tamika Tremaglio calls for lifetime ban on Robert Sarver on NBA Today, Sept. 16. U.S. sports — whether professional or amateur — like almost every institution under capitalism, is all about making profits before meeting human needs. Bosses of professional teams, usually referred to as owners, are . . . |

La Peña Cultural Center (2022-09-22). Friday 10/14: Empowering Womxn of Color Open Mic. indybay.org La Peña Cultural Center…

UC Santa Cruz Center for Agroecology (2022-09-22). Sunday 10/2: Free Guided Tour of the UCSC Farm. indybay.org The Farm, UC Santa Cruz | Directions: agroecology.ucsc.edu/visit/directions.ht…

Staff (2022-09-22). Iran, Azerbaijan launch construction of bridge over Aras. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iran and Azerbaijan formally launched the construction of Highway Bridge over the Aras River at the two countries' border in the Aghbend Region.

Jessica Corbett (2022-09-22). Fed's Latest Interest Rate Hike Will Harm Most Vulnerable, Critics Say. truthout.org

WSWS (2022-09-22). In the Italian election campaign, the establishment parties and media pave the way for the fascists. wsws.org The Italian election campaign suggests only one thing: the country's leading politicians and media are determined to pave the way for fascist Giorgia Meloni to enter Palazzo Chigi, the official residence of Italy's prime minister.

WSWS (2022-09-22). As COVID deaths and infections climb, Biden presses claim that pandemic is over. wsws.org Biden claimed in an interview on "60 Minutes" Sunday that the pandemic is over, but by Tuesday he was seeking to evade criticism.

Combined Sources (2022-09-22). Woman's death in Iranian religious police custody sparks nationwide protests. peoplesworld.org Women's protests continued to sweep Iran Wednesday over the death in custody last Friday of Mahsa Amini, a woman arrested for breaching sexist dress laws imposed by the fundamentalist Islamic regime. In Sari, north of Tehran, large crowds cheered as women set their hijabs alight in defiant acts of protest. Street protests took place in …

____ (2022-09-22). Chinese scientists design face mask that detects viruses in 10 mins. ecns.cn A group of Chinese scientists have developed a face mask that can detect viral exposure from a 10-minute conversation with an infected person.

Families United For Equity (2022-09-22). Monday 9/19: DDS / Regional Center Protest. indybay.org Department of Developmental Services (DDS) | 1215 O Street | Sacramento, Ca…

____ (2022-09-22). Xi sends congratulatory letter to commemorative event for Int'l Day of Peace 2022. ecns.cn Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory letter to the commemorative event held here on Wednesday for the International Day of Peace 2022, which falls on Sept. 21.

Chauncey K. Robinson (2022-09-22). 'Don't Worry Darling' review: An immersive psychological thriller, despite hard to ignore flaws. peoplesworld.org There's a certain idealization when it comes to the way people look at the 19 s. Countless films highlight the glitz and glamor of old Hollywood, with women in perfectly-fitted hourglass figure dresses and promises of prosperity coloring the era. Of course, it only takes a sober look at history to know there was a good …

La Peña Cultural Center (2022-09-22). Tuesday 10/4: Salsa, Bachata & Merengue. indybay.org La Peña Cultural Center…

____ (2022-09-22). Chinese, Argentine FMs meet on sidelines of UNGA session. ecns.cn Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met Tuesday with Argentine Foreign Minister Santiago Cafiero on the sidelines of the ongoing 77th session of the UN General Assembly.

A Guest Author (2022-09-22). Violent squadron attacks Pennsylvania prisoners. workers.org Credit: Kevin Rashid Johnson By Miley Fletcher The State Correctional Institution Forest, the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections (PA DOC) and the institution's administration ordered the Correctional Emergency Response Team into SCI Forest on Sept. 2 for the second time within a three-month period. The CERT consists of guards from other . . . |

Staff (2022-09-22). Iran not to tolerate any changes in regional borders. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Advising Baku and Yerevan to solve the disputes through peaceful means and dialogue, the Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces said that Iran will not tolerate changes in the borders of the region.

Staff (2022-09-22). VIDEO: Sacred Defence Week military parade in Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — The footage shows the military parade of the Iranian Armed Forces in the provinces of Tehran, Hamedan, and Hormozgan to mark the Sacred Defense Week.

Madison Park Tenants Council (2022-09-22). Monday 9/19: Vulcan Tenants Defend Rent Control Before RAP Board. indybay.org Join Zoom Meeting | us02web.zoom.us/j/87047860266?pwd=MHNFd2… | Meeting ID: 870 4786 0266 | Passcode: 892339 | Or | Dial from your location | +1669 900 9128 US {San Jose) | Meeting ID: 870 4786 0266…

Safe Ag Safe Schools (2022-09-22). Tuesday 9/27: Stop Pesticide Secrecy in Monterey County. indybay.org 8: 30 AM at 1428 Abbott St. Salinas; 10 AM at 168 W Alisal, Salinas…

Wood Street Comrades (2022-09-22). Wood Street Community Faces Eviction. indybay.org In light of serial evictions, a self-organized community of unhoused and advocates at Wood Street in West Oakland have presented an elegant plan to build a tiny home community and resource center, however the City of Oakland and Caltrans have fallen short on collaborating or providing access to real resources.

Press Associates (2022-09-22). N.Y. Times workers rebel vs. bosses' return-to-office order. peoplesworld.org NEW YORK —A majority of workers at The New York Times are rebelling against management's mandate to return to the office despite the continuing, but at a lower level, coronavirus pandemic. They say they have worked, and can work, just as well from home, and that health and safety is a mandatory subject for bargaining …

UNRWA USA (2022-09-22). Saturday 10/1: 2022 Bay Area Gaza 5K. indybay.org Duck Pond, Coyote Point Park, San Mateo, California…

Staff (2022-09-22). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Mehr news agency takes a look at the headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Thursday,.

____ (2022-09-22). House select panel announces date for new hearing on U.S. Capitol riot. ecns.cn The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol last year announced on Wednesday that it will hold a new hearing on Sept. 28.

La Peña Cultural Center (2022-09-22). Friday 10/21: BAILA! Community Dance Party. indybay.org La Peña Cultural Center…

Anonymous103 (2022-09-22). Bitcoin Influence The Material Area Over Globe. southfront.org SPONSORED: | | The textile industry has expanded the supply chain by entering into the modern culture and leaving the traditional functions behind in stage production. It is charming to witness the culture of the new systems in the sector of growth and interaction. The Desire for a person indirectly develop a cultural relationship with the consumer from their smartphone is a beautiful way of communicating and controlling the mindset. The exact circulations of the transactions are done through the digital…

WSWS (2022-09-22). The Forgiven: The accidental death of "a nobody" wsws.org The 2021 film concerns the consequences of a wealthy couple, on the verge of divorce, accidentally hitting and killing a young boy, while driving to a party in the Moroccan desert.

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-09-22). Imperial celebrates success of minority ethnic staff in leadership programme. imperial.ac.uk Staff members have graduated from Imperial's flagship development programme for minority ethnic communities.

____ (2022-09-22). Beijing distributes emotion-sensing equipment to highway and across-province bus drivers. ecns.cn A transportation company in Beijing has distributed 1,800 sets of emotion-sensing equipment to drivers to monitor their life signs and mental stress in real time in an effort to ensure driving safety.

Anonymous103 (2022-09-22). Offence by Anothernewsauthor">: Suppressing Anti-Royal Protest in Britain. southfront.org Written by Dr. Binoy Kampmark | The right to protest, fragile and meekly protected by the judiciary in Britain's common law tradition, did not really hold much force till European law confirmed it. In the UK, condemning other countries for suppressing rights to protest is standard fare. So it was with some discomforting surprise — at least to a number of talking heads — that people were arrested for protesting against the monarchy after the passing of Queen Elizabeth II. | Suc…

____ (2022-09-22). Flower decorations adorn Beijing to celebrate National Day. ecns.cn

Staff (2022-09-22). Telescopio James Webb capta asombrosa imagen de Neptuno y sus anillos. cubadebate.cu El poderoso telescopio espacial James Webb que entró en operación en julio pasado captó nuevas y espectaculares imágenes de Neptuno. De acuerdo con la agencia espacial estadounidense, algunos de los anillos no habían sido detectados por la sonda espacial Voyager 2 cuando sobrevoló este planeta en 1989.

Staff (2022-09-22). Un nuevo sismo sacude a México: Al menos dos fallecidos en la capital. cubadebate.cu Un sismo de magnitud 6.9 se registró la madrugada de este jueves, con epicentro una vez más en el municipio de Coalcomán, Michoacán, que se percibió en algunas zonas de la Ciudad de México y activó la alerta sísmica. Las autoridades reportaron que dos personas fallecieron en la capital de la República.

TeleSUR- hvh, JCM (2022-09-22). Kazajistán fija fecha de elecciones presidenciales anticipadas. telesurtv.net Tokaev afirmó que los comicios se realizarán "de manera justa, abierta con una amplia participación de observadores".

Staff (2022-09-22). Hoy es el Día Mundial del Rinoceronte, °protégelo! cubadebate.cu El Día Mundial del Rinoceronte se celebra el 22 de septiembre de cada año con el fin de crear conciencia en la población mundial de la importancia de cuidar y proteger al rinoceronte, una especie que desempeña un rol fundamental en el equilibrio de los ecosistemas alrededor del mundo. El rinoceronte es una especie animal con un aspecto físico muy particular.

Staff (2022-09-22). El tiempo: Calor, algunos chubascos y tormentas eléctricas. cubadebate.cu Desde el final de la mañana estará parcialmente nublado y se nublará durante la tarde en el interior y sur de la mitad occidental, así como desde Ciego de àÅvila hasta Guantánamo, con algunos chubascos y tormentas eléctricas, que serán aislados en el resto del territorio.

Staff (2022-09-22). Respuesta a "Palabras pentavocálicas, la Matemática y cambiar el final del microrelato" cubadebate.cu Buena y bonita participación, con algunas ausencias notables. El ejercicio de jugar con las cinco vocales estimula la creatividad. AEIOU, sorprendentemente imposible, pero hubo locuras sabichosas. RARJ brillando como de costumbre. Los de Para Pensar siempre buscamos los finales menos infelices posibles.

Staff (2022-09-22). Fiona se aleja de Islas Turcas y Caicos con categoría 4. cubadebate.cu El Centro Nacional de Huracanes de Estados Unidos (EE.UU.) informó que el huracán Fiona se intensificó en las últimas horas, hasta alcanzar la categoría 4 en la escala Saffir-Simpson, mientras se aleja del territorio de Islas Turcas y Caicos, en el océano Atlántico norte. Se pronostica que en las próximas horas Fiona incremente su velocidad de traslación.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-22). Rusia entrega Orden de la Amistad al canciller venezolano. telesurtv.net El canciller ruso Serguéi Lavrov se reunió con su colega venezolano en el marco de los trabajos de la Asamblea General de la ONU en Nueva York.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-09-22). Cuba denuncia ante ONU que bloqueo de EE.UU. es un acto de guerra en tiempo de paz. telesurtv.net El canciller indicó que EE.UU. presiona a Gobiernos, instituciones bancarias y compañías del mundo interesados en relacionarse con Cuba para provocar el colapso económico.

TeleSUR, ysm, JCM (2022-09-22). Gobierno británico asumirá parte del costo de la energía. telesurtv.net La iniciativa favorece a escuelas y hospitales, entidades empresariales y organizaciones benéficas.

TeleSUR, gao, SH (2022-09-22). Ratifican cadena perpetua para el último líder del jemer rojo. telesurtv.net Un tribunal especial de la ONU reafirmó la sentencia de cadena perpetua para el último líder vivo de los jemeres rojos.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-09-22). Protestan contra aumento de precios de la energía en Bélgica. telesurtv.net Representantes sindicales indicaron que unas 10.000 personas se concentraron en Bruselas para manifestar su descontento.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-22). Rusia movilizará a 300.000 reservistas para defender su soberanía. telesurtv.net El ministro de Defensa ruso, Serguei Shoigú, dijo que 300.000 reservistas serán convocados como parte de la movilización parcial.

TeleSUR, ysm, JCM (2022-09-22). Cumbre sobre Seguridad Alimentaria alienta comercio de alimentos. telesurtv.net Gobiernos de América, Europa, Asia y África reconocieron las necesidades alimentarias de millones de personas en el orbe.

Staff (2022-09-22). Falleció el Héroe de la República de Cuba, Antonio Enrique Lussón Batle. cubadebate.cu El Ministerio de las Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias informó ayer el fallecimiento del Héroe de la República de Cuba, general de división de la reserva Antonio Enrique Lussón Batle. Cremado su cadáver, sus cenizas serán expuestas mañana, desde las 9: 00 a.m. hasta las 12: 00 m., en el Panteón de los Veteranos de la Necrópolis de Colón.

Staff (2022-09-22). Cuba reporta 16 nuevos casos de COVID-19, ningún fallecido y 20 altas médicas. cubadebate.cu Al cierre del día de ayer, 21 de septiembre, se encuentran ingresados un total de 123 pacientes, sospechosos 48 y confirmados activos 75. En el día en Cuba para la COVID-19 se realizaron un total de 2 002 muestras para la vigilancia, resultando positiva 16. El país acumula 14 138 207 muestras realizadas y 1 111 096 positivas.

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