Daily Archives: June 12, 2022

2022-06-12: News Headlines

____ (2022-06-12). Two in three Americans expect inflation to get worse: poll. ecns.cn Despite the U.S. Federal Reserve hiking interest rates in hopes of taming the country's rampant inflation, 66 percent of Americans expect inflation to get worse in the coming year, a recent poll showed.

____ (2022-06-12). China rebuts U.S. defense secretary's remarks on South China Sea, Taiwan. ecns.cn China strongly objected to remarks made by U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin on Saturday at the ongoing 19th Shangri-La Dialogue regarding the South China Sea and Taiwan, calling them unfounded declarations and false accusations against China.

Editor2 (2022-06-12). Solomon Islands: Build Up to the US War against China. orinocotribune.com We are pleased to republish this insightful article from

Scott Ritter (2022-06-12). US, China on Collision Course over Taiwan. orinocotribune.com By Scott Ritter &#1 ; Jun 6, 2022 | Chinese officials have made it clear that their "One China" policy regarding Taiwan is founded on a constitutionally mandated principle of so-called "peaceful reunification." War, Chinese officials say, is a measure of last resort, only to be employed to prevent the fact of Taiwan's secession from China, or when possibilities for peaceful reunification have been completely exhausted. But current US policies on Taiwan appear designed to push China to the brink, raising the prospect of armed conflict. | In 2005, China adopted legislation known as the "Anti-Secession Law," which…

____ (2022-06-12). Chinese mRNA-based COVID vaccines effective in preclinical trials. ecns.cn Two mRNA-based COVID-19 vaccine candidates produced by Chinese manufacturer CanSino Biologics have proven effective in preclinical trials, suggesting the potential for human tests, according to a new study published in the journal Emerging Microbes &Infections.

Anonymous587 (2022-06-12). Economic Trends After Outbreak Of War. Is Recovery Possible? southfront.org SPIEF will be organized in an era of great change | Despite the increasing influence of the military agenda on the information background in the world, business still plays the main role. It is the monetary component that determines the agenda, contrary to emotions and political gestures. | It should be noted that a situation similar to the one in which Russia is currently trapped has been occurring periodically lately. Economic sanctions have become the m…

TeleSUR, jaa, JL (2022-06-12). Empiezan a salir civiles retenidos por militares ucranianos en planta química Azot en Donbass. telesurtv.net Las unidades del Ejército ruso y de Lugansk reciben a los evacuados para llevarlos a lugares seguros.

Contributing Writers (2022-06-11). Ukrainian Army Shelling of Donbass: A Day in Hell Without End/ By Christelle Néant. marktaliano.net Original Link Here: Ukrainian Army Shelling of Donbass: A Day in Hell Without End — INTERNATIONALIST 360 ∞ (wordpress.com) For several days, the Ukrainian army has been intensively shelling several towns in Donbass (Donetsk, Gorlovka, Makeyevka, Stakhanov) in the middle of the day, causing numerous victims among civilians. On 4 June 2022, Donetsk was heavily shelled. …

Anonymous811 (2022-06-11). Unable To Advance, Ukrainian Forces Kill Civilians In Donbass (Photos). southfront.org The Armed Forces of Ukraine continue attack aimed at threatening the civilian population and destruction of civilian infrastructure in the DPR and LPR. | On June 11, the People's Militia of the Donetsk People's Republic reported that Ukrainian armed formations fired over 180 shells from MLRS "Grad", 155-, 122-mm caliber artillery, as well as 120 and 82-mm mortars on the territory of the DPR. Districts of 8 settlements were shelled. Four civilians were injured, 16 residential buildings and 3 c…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-06-10). Ukrainian Army Shelling of Donbass: A Day in Hell Without End. libya360.wordpress.com Christelle Néant For several days, the Ukrainian army has been intensively shelling several towns in Donbass (Donetsk, Gorlovka, Makeyevka, Stakhanov) in the middle of the day, causing numerous victims among civilians. On 4 June 2022, Donetsk was heavily shelled. After the bombardment of the Petrovski district, during which we found ourselves trapped for five hours…

Alexander Rubinstein (2022-06-11). Informe de seguridad en Estados Unidos advierte sobre los neonazis que regresan de combatir contra Rusia y Venezuela. thegrayzone.com Actualmente combatiendo en Ucrania, el neonazi Paul Gray fue identificado como uno de los organizadores de un ataque mercenario a Venezuela. Buscado por asesinato, Craig Lang también está en Ucrania, luego de entrenar con insurgentes antichavistas en la frontera colombo-venezolana. Actualización: Una persona vinculada al líder del golpe en Venezuela, Juan Guaidó, le ha dicho a Telesur que vio al neonazi Craig Lang entre los organizadores de la fallida Operación Gedeón, la invasión de "Bahía de cochinitos". Lea el reportaje …

_____ (2022-06-11). Turkey is Changing its Opinion on the Events in Ukraine. journal-neo.org The "collective West" and many NATO countries have finally begun to receive objective information on the goals and results of Russia's special military operation to denazify Ukraine. Instead of openly Russophobic coverage of these events by representatives of the current military-political elite of the EU and NATO and, above all, the United States, the true …

Staff (2022-06-12). Russia destroys largest depot of West weapons in Ukraine. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Russia's high-precision missiles have destroyed a base of foreign mercenaries in the Kharkiv region, Russian Defense Ministry Spokesman Lieutenant General Igor Konashenkov said on Saturday.

Staff (2022-06-12). Withdrawing troops from Syria out of agenda: Russia envoy. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Russia's ambassador to Damascus told local Syrian media that the news on the withdrawal of Russian troops from Syria and transferring them to Ukraine was false, condemning the Israeli regime's attack on Damascus airport.

Anonymous103 (2022-06-12). Military Situation In Ukraine On June 12, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org Russian missiles destroyed a large warehouse of foreign weapons supplied to Ukraine near Chortkov in the Ternopol region; | Russia attacked military assets of the AFU near Slavyansk with high-precision missiles; | Russia attacked military assets of the AFU near Krivoi Rog with high-precision missiles; | Russia attacked military assets of the AFU near Zvanovka with high-precision missiles; | On June 11, 320 AFU members were killed and 5 armored vehicles were destroyed by Rus…

Scorinoco (2022-06-11). China, Ukraine, and the Belt and Road Initiative. orinocotribune.com On May 21, Friends of Socialist China joined the Belt and Road Initiative Quarterly (BRIQ) journal, the Russian Cultural House in Ankara, the Turkish Students Union in China, and the Istanbul Kent University as a co-organizer of a conference themed on "The Challenges and Opportunities for BRI Under the Background of the Ukraine Crisis." It was a hybrid event, held both online and physically at Kent University. | Friends of Socialist China co-editors Danny Haiphong and Keith Bennett both presented papers, and those are reproduced here, slightly edited for publication, below. The other speakers were Adnan Akfirat,…

Alexander Rubinstein (2022-06-11). Ukraine Volunteer Fighter and US Citizen Craig Lang Armed by Colombia to Overthrow Venezuela's Gov't, FBI Source Says. orinocotribune.com Craig Lang, a US Army veteran accused by US authorities of carrying out murders on American soil as well as torture and other war crimes in Ukraine, allegedly joined a band of insurgents armed by the Colombian police to overthrow the Venezuelan government. | An FBI affidavit against Lang states that he was in Colombia with an Army pal when the country's national police provided him with weapons to attack Venezuela. | Lang's history tracks closely with that of Paul Gray, a fellow US military veteran and white nationalist also fighting in Ukraine. According to new revelations by a former compatriot of US-backed Ven…

Editor (2022-06-11). How pre-WW II Ukrainian fascists pioneered brutal terror techniques; later improved by CIA, now ironically taught to descendants (Part 1). mronline.org The history of Ukraine is long and rich. For millennia, the fertile lands of Ukraine with their black earth and rich seas have been highly contested.

Amarynth (2022-06-11). Open Thread for today (plus comments). thesaker.is For Ukraine issues, we can still use the latest sitrep here. Please use this as open thread for all other issues pertinent to the Saker Blog. A few latest happenings…

Editor (2022-06-11). How pre-WW II Ukrainian fascists pioneered brutal terror techniques; later improved by CIA, now ironically taught to descendants. mronline.org The history of Ukraine is long and rich. For millennia, the fertile lands of Ukraine with their black earth and rich seas have been highly contested.

Staff (2022-06-11). China reacts to U.S. trying to link Ukraine, Taiwan. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com South China Morning PostJune 11, 2022 Chinese defence officials take aim at US' 'aggressive' Taiwan-Ukraine comparison Chinese military officials hit back at US attempts to draw parallels between cross-strait tensions and the war in Ukraine, describing the comparison as very aggressive. At the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore on Saturday, Chinese Senior Colonel Zhao Xiaozhuo said …

Staff (2022-06-11). NATO's No. 2 touts global conflict to make the world safe for…rules-based international order. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com NATOJune 9, 2022 Russia's war against Ukraine has "galvanised our democratic society" Deputy Secretary General Mircea GeoanƒÉ spoke at a panel on Russia's war against Ukraine on Thursday (9 June 2022), hosted by POLITICO and presented by the Wilfried Martens Centre for European Studies. He said that the war had not just galvanized NATO and …

WSWS (2022-06-11). Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov visits Turkey as NATO escalates war in Ukraine. wsws.org Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov visited Ankara for talks to create a "safe grain corridor" from Ukrainian ports to world markets.

Anonymous103 (2022-06-11). Military Situation In Ukraine On June 11, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org Russia attacked military assets of the AFU near Maloryazantsevo with high-precision missiles; | Russia attacked military assets of the AFU near Spornoe with high-precision missiles; | Russia attacked military assets of the AFU near Podgornoe with high-precision missiles; | Russia attacked military assets of the AFU near Lisichansk with high-precision missiles; | On June 10, 170 AFU members were killed and 13 armored vehicles were destroyed by the Russian Armed Forces, accor…

Anonymous103 (2022-06-11). Military Situation In Eastern Ukraine, Izyum-Severodonetsk Region, On June 11, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org Clashes between the AFU and Russian forces continue near Bohorodychne; | Russian forces took control of Severodonetsk Airport; | Russian forces took control of the village of Pryshyb; | Clashes between the AFU and Russian forces continue in the Azot plant and nearby districts in Severodonetsk city; | Russian forces secured the area of Church of Saint George; | The DPR command announced the beginning of the battle for the city of Slavyansk; | Clas…

Anonymous103 (2022-06-11). UPDATED In Video: Russian Special Forces Entered Battle With Overwhelming Ukrainian Forces In Southern Ukraine. southfront.org

Dave DeCamp (2022-06-11). Barack Obama Says Ukraine War Is 'Far From Over'. news.antiwar.com Former President Barack Obama said in a speech at the Copenhagen Democracy Summit on Friday that the war in Ukraine is "far from over." "Make no mistake, this war is far from over. The costs will continue to mount," Obama said. "The costs will continue to mount, the course of events … are hard to …

Staff (2022-06-11). "Our great friend Ben Wallace": British, Ukrainian DMs meet. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Interfax-UkraineJune 11, 2022 Reznikov meets with UK Secretary of State for Defence Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksiy Reznikov met with British Secretary of State for Defence Ben Wallace in Kyiv, and the parties had a productive discussion. "I was pleased to meet with our great friend Ben Wallace. We had a productive and frank discussion today. …

Richard Horton (2022-06-11). [Comment] Offline: Why science is not enough. thelancet.com "Listen to the science." The distinguished climate scientist, Thomas Stocker, was speaking at the Science7 Dialogue Forum in Berlin, Germany, on . The occasion was the publication of statements from the science academies of G7 nations on antiviral drugs for pandemic preparedness, decarbonisation, oceans and the cryosphere, and One Health. Since Russia invaded Ukraine on Feb 24, 2022, the G7 has assumed greater political importance as a forum for influencing global affairs. The G20 has been paralysed by Russia's promise to attend its meeting in Bali, Indonesia, later this year.

Anonymous669 (2022-06-11). In Video: Russian Mista Howitzers Hunt Down Ukrainian Armored Vehicle. southfront.org The 15th Guards Motorized Rifle Regiment's artillery exercise with 2S19 and 2S19M1 Msta-S. 25 March 2020. Source: the Russian Ministry of Defense (function.mil.ru/news_page/country/more.h…). | On June 10, the Russian Ministry of Defense shared a video showing a battery of three 2S19 Msta 152 self-propelled howitzers destroying an armored vehicle of Kiev forces. | The howitzers took position and fired at the armored vehi…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-06-10). Zelensky's Delay in Opening Sea Corridor Threatens the World with Hunger. libya360.wordpress.com Paul Antonopoulos Hundreds of Ukrainian mines floating in the Black Sea threaten to halt tens of millions of tons of grain from being exported. Ukrainian officials claim it would take six months to clear the mines, something which directly contradicts the long-held claim that Russia's naval blockade is preventing the export of wheat. Markiyan Dmytrasevych, an adviser…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-06-10). From the Global South to Ukraine, America's Faux Left "Socialists" Do the CIA's Work. libya360.wordpress.com Rainer Shea As Imperialism's Spoils Dry Up, the Imperial Center & its "Left" Further Embrace Fantasy The core imperialist countries are being confronted with the reality that when you build an entire civilization off of theft from other civilizations, your society can't sustain itself. It goes straight from its rise, made possible by parasitic extraction…

Vijay Prashad (2022-06-10). Land in South Africa shall be shared among those who work it: The Twenty-Third Newsletter (2022). mronline.org In March 2022, United Nations (UN) Secretary-General António Guterres warned of a 'hurricane of hunger' due to the war in Ukraine. Forty-five developing countries, most of them on the African continent, he said, 'import at least a third of their wheat from Ukraine or Russia, with 18 of those import[ing] at least 50 percent'.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-06-10). Russian Ops in Ukraine (June 10, 2022): Ukraine Running Low on Ammo, Russia Isn't. libya360.wordpress.com The Western media continues to paint a bleak picture for Ukraine's military prospects as its forces admit to huge losses on the battlefield and a dwindling supply of weapons and ammunition. Russia continues to make advances and is said to have enough combat power to fight on for another year. References: Guardian — We're almost…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-06-10). Land in South Africa Shall Be Shared Among Those Who Work It. libya360.wordpress.com Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research In March 2022, United Nations (UN) Secretary-General António Guterres warned of a 'hurricane of hunger' due to the war in Ukraine. Forty-five developing countries, most of them on the African continent, he said, 'import at least a third of their wheat from Ukraine or Russia, with 18 of those import[ing] at least…

Dave DeCamp (2022-06-10). Ukraine Fears It Might Lose Western Support Over 'War Fatigue'. news.antiwar.com As the war in Ukraine drags on, Ukrainian officials fear that Kyiv might lose some Western support due to "war fatigue," The US and its allies have committed billions of dollars in weapons, but some Western European leaders have been calling for a negotiated solution to end the fighting, an idea Ukrainian officials have rejected. | "The fatigue is growing, people want some kind of outcome [that is beneficial] for themselves, and we want [another] outc…

Dave DeCamp (2022-06-10). Zelensky Aide Says Ukraine Losing Up To 200 Troops a Day. news.antiwar.com Mykhaylo Podolyak, a senior advisor to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, said Thursday that Ukraine The estimate is higher than the one offered by Zelensky last week, who said Ukraine was losing between 60 and 100 troops each day. Until last week, Kyiv had not been offering casualty rates, but now it seems Ukrainian officials are sharing their battlefield losses to get more arms from the West. | "The Russian forces have thrown pretty much everything non-nuclear at t…

TeleSUR, jb, JGN (2022-06-12). øQué son las Reglas Mandela para el encarcelamiento digno. telesurtv.net Nelson Mandela pasó 27 años siendo un preso político, lo que lo hizo convertirse en una figura de lucha contra el apartheid,…

_____ (2022-06-11). Protest Against Exclusions At Summit Of The Americas In Los Angeles. popularresistance.org Los Angeles, California – "We are here today in front of the Convention Center protesting against the Summit of the Americas and particularly the exclusion of Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua. It is not really the Summit of the Americas if a large part of that continent and the peoples of Latin America are excluded from the Summit," Answer Coalition director Brian Becker told Sputnik. | They also demand an end to the blockade of Cuba, he added. | The demonstrators shouted chants directed at U.S. President Joe Biden for his decision to leave out these three nations. Participants also carried Cuban, Nicaraguan and Ven…

Editor (2022-06-12). Glenn Greenwald: Joe Biden's Highly Revealing Embrace of Saudi Despots. scheerpost.com Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz at the Pentagon in Washington D.C., Mar. 22, 2018. ( By Glenn Greenwald | In 2018, President Trump issued

Editor (2022-06-10). The Plot Against GrayZone & Suspicions About Consortium News. scheerpost.com Nina Jankowicz on Cyber Security at the U.S. Embassy Vienna in 2019. (U.S. Embassy, Vienna) | By Joe Lauria / The Establishment's war against independent media took an even darker turn with

JANET (2022-06-12). Capitalism and baby formula. iacenter.org By Margaret Kimberley June 10, 2022 The following article was posted on Black Agenda Report on May 29. The baby formula shortage is not a glitch in the system. It actually exemplifies everything that goes wrong when the profit motive rules. Capitalism can't ensure a food supply or anything else that humans need. "Socialism doesn't work" is repeated like a mantra. We're told endlessly that capitalism provides jobs, housing, food and health care in this country, when it does a very bad job of doing all these things. The United States is said to be "the richest country in the world," a strange statement which implie…

Benjamin Norton (2022-06-11). Venezuela and Iran sign 20-year cooperation plan, Maduro pledges joint 'anti-imperialist struggle'. multipolarista.com Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro visited Iran and signed a historic 20-year cooperation agreement involving energy, technology, and trade. He pledged solidarity against Western aggression in a joint "anti-imperialist struggle for a better world."

_____ (2022-06-11). As US LNG Expands In Europe, A Hidden Threat Grows. popularresistance.org In March, President Biden and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen announced a joint task force with the goal of getting Europe off Russian gas and onto more of America's fracked gas. Most Russian gas reaches Europe via pipeline, so getting U.S. gas to Europe will involve liquifying it and then shipping it across the Atlantic. And as shipments of liquified natural gas (LNG) from the United States increase, so too do the threats from an unwelcome intruder inherently part of America's natural gas mix — radioactivity. | That's because government figures indicate that much of the gas that will be…

_____ (2022-06-12). Does Turkey Intend to Replace the CSTO in Central Asia? journal-neo.org Today there are two large military blocs in the world &#1 ; NATO and the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO), which, aside from Russia, Belarus, and Armenia, includes Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Kazakhstan as full members. In addition to the members of the CSTO, it includes observer status nations, and Serbia has been such since 2003. On …

Fight Back (2022-06-12). Interview with William Camacaro on the Workers' Summit of the Americas. fightbacknews.org Fight Back! interviewed William Camacaro, one of the coordinators of the important Workers' Summit of the Americas which takes place on June 10-12 in Tijuana, Mexico. | Fight Back!: How was this Workers' Summit of Las Americas started? | William Camacaro: I was in Venezuela last year with comrades and we said, "We have a possibility to organize a conference in Mexico." We used to organize an event in Tijuana in solidarity with Cuba against the blockade. That has not happened for six or seven years. Now is more important than ever because Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela are under U.S. sanctions. So, we need to make…

Staff (2022-06-12). NATO trains Georgian special operations forces for combat readiness. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Georgian Ministry of DefenseJune 12, 2022 Representatives of the Special Operations Forces have completed the JCET exchange program Representatives of the Special Operations Forces of the Defense Forces conducted the final exercise within the framework of the Joint Joint Exchange Exercise (JCET) in Vashlijvari, at the base of the Special Operations Forces, where representatives of …

TeleSUR, SH (2022-06-12). Asesinan a un líder sindical colombiano en el Valle del Cauca. telesurtv.net El asesinato de Julio Cesar Ojeda se suma al de otros tres líderes sociales esta semana en el Valle y el Cauca.

Staff (2022-06-12). NATO chief: Turkey has "legitimate concerns" in feud with Finland, Sweden, war against Kurds. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Daily SabahJune 12, 2022 Turkey has legitimate security concerns: NATO chief Stoltenberg Security concerns raised by Turkey in its opposition to Finnish and Swedish NATO membership applications are legitimate, the Western military alliance's Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said in Finland on Sunday. Stoltenberg, visiting Finland's President Sauli Niinisto, said it was important to note that no …

WSWS (2022-06-11). Virginia Thomas and Trump's election coup: More revelations about role of Supreme Court justice's wife. wsws.org The revelation of Thomas' expansive efforts in service of Trump's coup comes a day after leading Michigan Republican gubernatorial candidate, Ryan Kelley, was arrested by the FBI for participating in the fascist assault on Congress.

Editor (2022-06-11). Chancellor Scholz in Lithuania: Germany boosts combat troops for war against Russia. mronline.org Germany is playing an increasingly aggressive role in NATO's war offensive against Russia. During his visit to Lithuania on Tuesday, Chancellor Olaf Scholz announced Germany would increase the number of its combat troops on the ground in that country.

Contributing Writers (2022-06-11). WATCH: Bashar al-Assad: Russia Restored Lost International Balance (English subtitles). marktaliano.net Damascus, SANA— President Bashar al-Assad said that Russia is facing a war that cannot be linked to the issue of NATO expansion, but rather it is an ongoing war that did not stop even before communism or before World War I, affirming that Russia's power today constitutes a restoration of international equilibrium. "So, we can …

Editor2 (2022-06-11). Backed by Israel, US and EU Allies Submit Anti-Iran Draft Resolution to IAEA Board of Governors. orinocotribune.com The United States and the three European signatories to the 2015 nuclear deal, backed by the Israeli regime, have reportedly submitted to the International Atomic Energy Agency's Board of Governors a draft resolution censuring Iran's nuclear program. | The United States and the EU troika — Britain, Germany and France — submitted the draft to the 35-nation board on Tuesday, accusing Iran of failing to offer transparent responses to the IAEA's questions over nuclear activities at three sites. | According to the draft, seen by Reuters, the board "expresses profound concern that the safeguards issues rela…

Staff (2022-06-11). Military Intermarium: NATO chief addresses Bucharest 9 summit. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com NATOJune 10, 2022 NATO Secretary General takes part in B9 Summit Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg attended the Bucharest Nine (B9) Summit by video teleconference on Friday (10 June 2022), to prepare for the NATO Summit in Madrid at the end of this month. The B9 format, established at the initiative of Polish President Duda and …

Staff (2022-06-11). NATO furthers Georgia's military integration. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com NATOJune 10, 2022 Georgia takes another step towards NATO interoperability On 8 June 2022, the Defence Institution Building School &#1 ; one of the flagship initiatives of the Substantial NATO-Georgia Package &#1 ; achieved a major milestone, as it was certified as a NATO accredited Education and Training Facility for a period of six years, by the …

Staff (2022-06-11). Mundial de Voleibol de Playa: Díaz y Alayo también abren con derrota. cubadebate.cu La pareja cubana de Noslen Díaz y Jorge Luis Alayo abrió con derrota de 0-2 su presencia en el Campeonato Mundial de Voleibol de Playa, un evento con sede en la capital italiana, donde las cubanas Leila y Lidy también debutaron con un revés. Los antillanos cedieron 0-2 ante los australianos McHugh y Burnett, con pizarras finales de 21-15 y 21-18.

____ (2022-06-11). Moscow to respond appropriately to NATO threats: report. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — A Russian Foreign Ministry official emphasized that his country will respond appropriately to the security threats posed by NATO forces.

Editor (2022-06-10). 'Either you join NATO or we will make the canaries independent'. mronline.org A recent interview with former Spanish politician José Manuel Otero has revealed further details regarding his country's entry into NATO and attests to the double-dealing politics of the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party (PSOE).

Dave DeCamp (2022-06-10). NATO Deputy Chief Expects Permanent Bases in Eastern Europe. news.antiwar.com On Friday, NATO Deputy Secretary-General Mircea Geoana Under the 1997 NATO-Russia Founding Act, the alliance agreed not to build permanent bases east of Germany, but Geoana suggested that the deal is now "void" because of Russia's invasion. | Geoana said that as part of NATO plans, the alli…

Susan Jaffe (2022-06-11). [World Report] US infant formula crisis increases scrutiny of the FDA. thelancet.com Both Republican and Democrat legislators have called for changes following a shortage of breastmilk substitute. Susan Jaffe reports from Washington, DC.

____ (2022-06-12). China's Jilin Province to rev up ginseng industry. ecns.cn Northeast China's Jilin Province has released a guideline to bolster the ginseng industry, aiming to increase its total output value to 80 billion yuan (about 11.9 billion U.S.

Silke Otsch, Boris Ginner (2022-06-12). Tax evasion and avoidance and Democracy at a tipping point. indybay.org The biggest losses from tax evasion and avoidance are caused by multinational corporations, followed by wealthy individuals. Sums in the triple-digit billions of up to one trillion. Euros are evaded annually in the EU. Of the global private wealth of around 160 trillion. US dollars, between 21-32 trillion US dollars are undeclared via tax havens…

WSWS (2022-06-11). Australia's Aspen Medical: A case study of healthcare privatisation. wsws.org Aspen's more than $1 billion in pandemic contracts followed decades of promotion of the company by Liberal-National Coalition and Labor Party governments alike.

Dave DeCamp (2022-06-11). Austin, Chinese Defense Chief Trade Warnings on Taiwan. news.antiwar.com Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin and Chinese Defense Minister Wei Fenghe held their first in-person meeting on the sidelines of the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore on Friday and traded warnings over Taiwan. According to the Pentagon, Austin told Beijing to "refrain from further destabilizing actions toward Taiwan" and warned against any changes to the "status quo" across the …

Dave DeCamp (2022-06-10). Biden Faces Backlash at Summit of Americas for Excluding Countries. news.antiwar.com President Biden The US didn't invite Venezuela, Nicaragua, and Cuba, prompting Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador

Jason Ditz (2022-06-10). Sadr Threatens Mass Resignations of MPs as Iraq Deadlock Fuels Unrest. news.antiwar.com Iraq is in a bad way at the moment, eight months out from an October 10 election and having exhausted the deadlines for forming a new government. There is an irrevocable That's bad for many Iraqis, as economic strife and corruption are leading to calls for government action, and the remnants of the outgoing government lack a mandate to do anything. Iraqis were hoping the new government would do something about food prices, but if there is no new government…

_____ (2022-06-12). Colombia: World Power of Life or Neo-Fascist Pillar? popularresistance.org We live at a historical crossroads, an era of civilizational crisis where life and death are at stake worldwide, a situation in which Colombia faces a deep dilemma. On May 29, 2022, around 21 million citizens voted in Colombia's national elections to elect its executive branch. The victory of the Historical Pact "Colombia Can" comes to the fore, an alignment of the new left with Gustavo Petro as president and Francia Márquez as vice-presidential formula. It is the first time that a left-wing coalition has triumphed in a presidential election in Colombia, adding 8.5 million votes, the largest number obtained in th…

_____ (2022-06-12). Model-based net-zero scenarios, including those of the IPCC, aren't worth the paper they are written on. popularresistance.org World-leading economists have blown a hole right through the middle of the main tool used to produce the net-zero scenarios embraced by climate policymakers. | In a new paper, Sir Nicholas Stern, Nobel Laureate Joseph E. Stiglitz and Charlotte Taylor conclude that climate-energy-economy Integrated Assessment Models (IAMs), which are the key tool in producing emission-reduction scenarios, "have very limited value in answering the two critical questions" of the speed and nature of emissions reductions and "fail to provide much in the way of useful guidance, either for the intensity of action, or for the policies th…

Staff (2022-06-12). Solidarity against anti-Palestinian smear campaign targeting CUNY movement, Nerdeen Kiswani and Within Our Lifetime. samidoun.net Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network stands in solidarity with Palestinian activist and law graduate Nerdeen Kiswani, Within Our Lifetime, and the movement for Palestinian liberation at the City University of New York (CUNY). Kiswani was elected by her graduating class as the student commencement speaker at her law school graduation, where she delivered a powerful …

Susana Barria Barria (2022-06-12). World Trade Organization and Pandemic response: Time is up. peoplesdispatch.org At the 12th Ministerial Conference of the WTO taking place from 12-16 June, trade delegates are likely to pass a meaningless Covid-19 decision in an attempt to safeguard the organization's face after months of botched negotiations for a suspension of harmful trade rules on intellectual property…

JANET (2022-06-12). Mass opposition to Biden's Summit gains momentum. iacenter.org By Lyn Neeley June 10, 2022 President Joe Biden's Summit of the Americas is being boycotted by most countries in the Western hemisphere, and it is opposed by two large coalitions protesting Biden's refusal to invite Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua to this year's event. ALBA (Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of our America), a coalition of 11 anti-imperialist Latin American countries, opposes Biden's unilateral actions against Venezuela and Nicaragua and the economic blockade against Cuba. What if the United States held a summit and nobody came? Credit: Carlos Latuff ALBA just held its 21st Summit of Heads of Sta…

Rainer Shea (2022-06-12). CIA-Backed Terrorism, 'Humanitarian' NGOs, and the Cycle of War Propaganda. orinocotribune.com By Rainer Shea — Jun 9, 2022 | Within Washington's current disinformation campaign targeting Russia, there are a series of traits which reflect a pattern. A pattern that becomes visible when one has studied the cycle of imperialist propaganda long enough. In the 21st century, where sanctions, online narratives, and a dynamic of reignited great-power competition define how imperialism operates, this cycle revolves around exercises in marketing which use "humanitarianism" as the selling point. A network of "human rights" organizations engage in theatrics, manufacturing dramatic stories of atrocities by the ta…

Staff (2022-06-12). President Maduro Sends Message of Solidarity to the People's Summit in Los Angeles. orinocotribune.com "Our voice has been there, as we said, the voice of the rebellious peoples of Our America, of Cuba, of Nicaragua, of Venezuela, there in the streets of Los Angeles," said the President of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, via a video message sent to the People's Summit for Democracy, held in Los Angeles, California. The People's Summit was a counter-event to the 9th Summit of the Americas, from which Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela had been excluded by the United States government. | President Maduro's message was broadcast during the closing ceremony of the People's Summit, on Friday, June 10. | President Maduro criti…

Dean Baker (2022-06-12). How Do We Get a Wage-Price Spiral When Wage Growth Is Slowing? cepr.net That's the question millions are asking, or hopefully at least the folks at the Fed making decisions on interest rates. Ostensibly, the Fed is concerned that the economy is too strong and that we are either on the edge, or already stuck in, the sort of wage-price spiral that led to double digit inflation back …

JANET (2022-06-12). AFL-CIO convention must unconditionally support Puerto Rico's unions. iacenter.org June 9, 2022 This article is by a member of the construction trades and a member of the AFL-CIO. The 2022 convention of the AFL-CIO will be held in Philadelphia June 12-15. Every four years the American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations meets in a convention to talk about its achievements and what must be accomplished in the near future. You will hear many speakers from the building trades, teachers unions, service workers, etc., in consonance when it comes to who they support politically, trade deals that affect them, infrastructure projects that they think are warranted and so on. What yo…

Staff (2022-06-12). Russia caves into Azerbaijan over Karabakh &#1 ; again. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com PanArmenian.netJune 10, 2022 RIA Novosti removes Karabakh story after Azerbaijan blocks website RIA Novosti has removed an interview with Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh) State Minister Artak Beglaryan after authorities in Azerbaijan blocked the news website. After the interview was published, the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry declared that the interview with "separatist" motifs "overshadows Russia's efforts to establish peace, …

Staff (2022-06-12). Turkish army stands behind "friendly and fraternal" Azerbaijan and Libya &#1 ; DM. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Azer Press AgencyJune 9, 2022 Turkish Army stands by Azerbaijan, Defence Minister says "Taking into account historical and cultural responsibility, Turkish army stands by fair issues of friendly and fraternal countries, especially Azerbaijan's and Libya's, said Turkish National Defence Minister Hulusi Akar…. According to him, the Turkish Armed Forces, ensures the security of the country's …

Staff (2022-06-12). Former Deputy Guaidó Followed by the Violence He Sowed. orinocotribune.com Caracas, June 11, 2022 ( Last week, in Zulia, during an event that far-right forces organized in a recently renovated sports…

Staff (2022-06-12). Casualidad y/o causalidad de un video viral. cubadebate.cu Poco después de concluir la Cumbre, el sistema de laboratotrios de guerra psicológica contra Cuba en las redes digitales, operado desde Estados Unidos, convierte en viral un video que culpa al gobierno cubano de los efectos del bloqueo en la vida de los habitantes de la Isla, acudiendo a algo tan sensible como el testimonio de una madre de tres hijos que, de manera muy emotiva, coloca en primer plano esas carencias sin aludir a la política estadounidense que busca provocarlas. y llama a "salir a la calle".

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-12). Consumer Health: Life after cancer. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org National Cancer Survivors Day will be observed Sunday, June 5, which make this a good time to learn more about life after cancer. One in 3 people will be diagnosed with cancer, and more than 16.9 million cancer survivors are alive today, according to the American Cancer Society. Survival rates are improving for many types of cancer, thanks to advances in cancer screening and treatment. Many cancer treatments take a toll, though, in the form of side effects…

TeleSUR, SH (2022-06-12). Pdte. Ortega pide ratificar ingreso de tropas rusas a Nicaragua. telesurtv.net El pedido del presidente Ortega será debatida en la sesión parlamentaria de la próxima semana.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-12). Mayo Clinic, NAACP to welcome inaugural RISE for Youth cohort on June 6. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic and NAACP Rochester Branch will welcome 40 promising high school and college students to RISE for Youth, on Monday, June 6. This program, which is in its inaugural year, is designed to help Black and underrepresented students find pathways to success in education and employment. RISE stands for Reflect, Inspire, Strengthen and Empower, and is an approach developed by Anjali Bhagra, M.D., medical director of Mayo Clinic's Office of Equity,…

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-06-12). Al menos nueve muertos en Siria tras explosión de mina terrestre. telesurtv.net Dicha mina fue dejada por organizaciones terroristas, que solían gobernar la ciudad de Deir Adas en la parte rural norte de Daraa.

Robert Norse (2022-06-12). Koffee Klatch Flyers Fighting Planned Benchlands July Sweep. indybay.org For three mornings, activists tabled at City Hall circulating petitions and flyers demanding City Manager Matt Huffaker reverse his plan to sweep the 300-400 people in the Benchlands in July. Some of the flyers distributed are reprinted below.

TeleSUR- jaa, JL (2022-06-12). Canciller cubano cuestiona resultados de Cumbre de Las Américas. telesurtv.net "El Plan de Acción sobre Gobernabilidad Democrática adoptado en la Cumbre de Las Américas es desequilibrado y sesgado", aseveró Rodríguez Parrilla.

JANET (2022-06-12). Western colonizers imposed anti-gay laws throughout world — Lavender & Red, Part 112. iacenter.org By Leslie Feinberg June 10, 2022 The following is one installment of Feinberg's "Lavender & Red" series on the intersection of LGBTQ2S+ and socialist history, which appeared Sept. 27, 2007, in Workers World newspaper. The 120-part series was published between 2004 and 2008 and can be downloaded for free at workers.org/books. Sodomy laws, imposed on India in 1861 by British colonizers, were still in force at the time of this 2013 protest. Wherever class-divided societies overturned matrilineal-communal groupings, laws began to punish sexualities, gender expressions and bodies that did not fit the new patriarchal f…

____ (2022-06-12). Ancient water conservancy facilities discovered in central China. ecns.cn Archaeologists have found three large watercourses dating back to the Wei and Jin dynasties (220-420) in central China's Henan Province.

Staff (2022-06-12). Pinar del Río: Presentan estrategia para el proceso de transición parcial a la televisión digital terrestre. cubadebate.cu En Pinar del Rio se presentó este sábado la estrategia de implementación de la transición parcial a la TV digital, proceso que comienza en la provincia el 15 de junio por el Centro transmisor de TV-FM. Esto significa que cesan las transmisiones analógicas de los canales Educativo y Educativo 2 y se reorganizan los canales Cubavisión, Tele Rebelde y Multivisión.

____ (2022-06-12). Venezuela seeks Iranian know-how, technology: minister. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Venezuela's Agriculture and Land Minister said that his country seeks Iran's advanced know-how and technology in fields of producing fertilizers, biological pesticides, livestock probiotics, poultry and aquatic animals.

TeleSUR, ldp, SH (2022-06-12). Indígenas anuncian protestas por crisis económica en Ecuador. telesurtv.net El presidente de la Conaie, Leonidas Iza, expresó que las protestas serán por tiempo indefinido.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-12). Orthopedic surgeons have another tool for knee replacement: augmented reality. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — For people with severe arthritis pain in the knee joints, knee replacement is a viable option to improve their quality of life. Orthopedic surgeons now have a new tool for knee replacement: augmented reality. With augmented reality technology, a surgeon views data with special smart glasses or a helmet-based visor while maintaining the view of the surgical site. Virtual reality headsets block out users' vision and give them the sense that they…

____ (2022-06-12). Cradle of Civilization: Shuanghuaishu Site. ecns.cn With an area of 1.17 million square meters, the Shuanghuaishu site is located on the south bank of the Yellow River in the township of Heluo, Gongyi city, Henan Province.

TeleSUR, jcvm, JGN, JCM (2022-06-12). Conoce las peores formas de trabajo infantil. telesurtv.net Según la OIT, alrededor 160 millones de niños que trabajan en el mundo, es decir, uno de cada diez del total de la población infantil global.

MoveOn (2022-06-12). Saturday 6/11: Call to Action: Sign Petition to Ban Assault, Military-grade Weapons. indybay.org Sign the petition online: sign.moveon.org/petitions/ban-assault-we… | Find a March for Our Lives protest near you: marchforourlives.com/march22/https:…

Staff (2022-06-12). El tiempo: Algunas lluvias en la mitad oriental. cubadebate.cu Amanecerá con poca nubosidad en occidente y centro, estará parcialmente nublado en oriente. En la tarde se nublará gran parte del país, con algunos chubascos, lluvias y tormentas eléctricas en localidades del interior y costa sur desde Camagàºey hasta Guantánamo. En el resto del archipiélago cubano las lluvias serán aisladas.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-12). Mayo Clinic Minute: What is ulnar wrist pain? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org If you have pain on the side of your wrist opposite your thumb, it's called ulnar wrist pain. There are many things that can cause it, and there are several ways to treat it. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/8XadkSpme-w Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 07) is in the downloads at the end of this post. Please courtesy: "Mayo Clinic News Network." Read the script. "Ulnar wrist pain is a small area from the pinky side of your…

TeleSUR, SH (2022-06-12). Autoridades mexicanas disuelven nueva caravana migratoria. telesurtv.net El INM concedió visas humanitarias y formas migratorias que permiten a los migrantes el libre tránsito en el país por un período de entre 30 y 180 días.

____ (2022-06-12). Five killed in ISIL terrorist attack in Sinai. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Local Egyptian sources on Saturday night reported that 5 members of the Egyptian army and tribes supporting it were killed in an attack by elements affiliated with ISIL terrorist group in the Sinai Peninsula.

____ (2022-06-12). (W.E.Talk) Exclusive interview with the UAE ambassador to China. ecns.cn China and the UAE share similar development paths, concepts, and goals, which together provide some reference for developing countries to explore modernization independently.

____ (2022-06-12). Transportation Network of Xiongan New Area. ecns.cn Xiongan New Area,as a national model of high-quality development, adheres to establish a diversified, convenient, green and smart public traffic system.

____ (2022-06-12). Hashd al-Sha'bi forces thwart ISIL attack in Iraq's Saladin. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Iraq's Popular Mobilization Unit, also known as Hashd al-Sha'abi, forces managed to foil ISIL Takfiri terrorist groups' plan to carry out terrorist operations against civilians in Iraq's Saladin province.

C-Span; Common Cause (2022-06-12). Monday 6/13: January 6th Hearings Day 2 (livestream). indybay.org Online via livestream…

____ (2022-06-12). Russian PM authorizes Russia's withdrawal from UNWTO. ecns.cn Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin signed an order on Friday authorizing the country's withdrawal from the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO).

Staff (2022-06-12). Playoffs 2022: Campeón y subcampeón vigentes mantienen su invicto. cubadebate.cu Los Alazanes de Granma, campeones nacionales de la última campaña, y los Cocodrilos matanceros, subtitulares, salieron airosos en esta jornada de sábado para conservar sus invictos en las semifinales de esta Serie Nacional en su edición 61, ambos en peleados encuentros que se extendieron más allá de las nueve entradas.

Leon Kunstenaar (2022-06-12). Oakland Joins National March For Our Lives. indybay.org Rally and march calls out GOP and NRA as killers of children…

TeleSUR, SH (2022-06-12). Ministros de Defensa de China y Australia se reúnen en Singapur. telesurtv.net El encuentro entre los ministros de defensa supone el primer acercamiento de alto nivel entre ambos países tras más de dos años de tensiones.

Anonymous669 (2022-06-12). Another British Mercenary Was Killed While Fighting With Kiev Forces. southfront.org Another British mercenary had been killed while fighting in the ranks of Kiev forces against the Russian military and its allies, the British media reported on June 12. | The mercenary, identified as former British soldier Jordan Gatley, was reportedly killed while fighting in the city of Severodonetsk, where Kiev forces have been attempting to push back the Russian military and its allies for a few weeks now. | In the recent days, the Russian military managed to capture most of Severodonetsk.

TeleSUR- jaa, JCM (2022-06-12). Enfrentamientos armados causan confinamiento en Chocó, Colombia. telesurtv.net La Comisión Intereclesial de Justicia y paz informó que aunque de momento ha cesado el fuego en la zona, helicópteros continuaban sobrevolando la región.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-12). Knowledge-based firms achievements fair in Tehran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — An exhibition kicked off at Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds which showcases the Iranian knowledge-based companies' products in the fields of veterinary and poultry as well as ground aquaculture farming.

____ (2022-06-12). Connectivity speeds up Macao's integration into Greater Bay Area. ecns.cn With simplified customs clearance procedures, the port, which was opened in September 2021 and operates round the clock, boasts automated channels inbound for passenger clearance services and automated channels outbound, with two staffed counters operating in each direction.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-12). Mayo Clinic Q and A: How are rotator cuff tears treated? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I injured my rotator cuff recently and was told I was not a candidate for surgery. However, a friend shared that there's a new minimally invasive treatment option that uses a balloon implant. How does this procedure work, and how does it compare to traditional treatments? ANSWER: The rotator cuff is a group of muscles critical for the strength, stability and function of the shoulder. Tears of the rotator cuff tendons are a common…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-12). Disparities in opioid treatment access remain for women, Black and Hispanic people. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Buprenorphine is a prescription approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that effectively treats opioid dependence or addiction. But women, as well as Black and Hispanic populations, do not have equal access to this potentially lifesaving medication, new Mayo Clinic research finds. The study published Friday, June 3, in JAMA Network Open. The research team used the OptumLabs Data Warehouse to examine 3,110 filled prescriptions of buprenorphine from 72,055 emergency department visits across the…

____ (2022-06-12). Raeisi stresses need for supporting knowledge-based firms. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi emphasized the need for serious planning in line with developing export of knowledge-based products.

____ (2022-06-12). Somalian army forces detain al-Shabaab terrorist chieftain. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Somalia's commando forces nabbed a cheiftain of al-Shabaab terrorist group linked to al-Qaeda on Sunday.

Green Party (2022-06-12). Left Unity Strategy Pays Off for California's Green Party and Peace and Freedom Party. indybay.org California's Green Party and Peace and Freedom Party are pointing to major electoral advances after Tuesday's primary election that ensured both parties ballot status until 2026 — they credit historic cooperation between the two parties in creating the first-ever "Left Unity Slate" of statewide candidates that resulted in significantly higher-than-usual vote totals.

____ (2022-06-12). 15th Chinese Bridge-Chinese Proficiency Competition held in Fiji. ecns.cn The Fiji preliminary round of the 15th Chinese Bridge-Chinese Proficiency Competition for foreign secondary school students was held successfully on Friday, with the participation of 10 student players from the Suva-based Yat Sen School.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-06-12). Ayatolá Ali Jamenei se reúne con el presidente Nicolás Maduro. telesurtv.net En el encuentro, Jamenei señaló que Irán y Venezuela han logrado resistir fuertes presiones de la guerra híbrida de Estados Unidos.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-06-12). Irán y Venezuela firman acuerdos de cooperación en varias materias. telesurtv.net El presidente de Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, ratificó que a partir del 18 de julio se abre el vuelo directo entre Caracas y Teherán.

Norcalintcom (2022-06-12). Saturday 6/11: Northern California Communist Bulletin Group Public Meeting. indybay.org The Long Haul Bookshop, 3124 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley…

TeleSUR -vp, NA, MER (2022-06-12). øQuién era la talentosa pianista venezolana Teresa Carreño. telesurtv.net Durante su carrera musical, llegó a conocer a grandes gigantes cultores de ese entonces como Ravel, Debussy, Gounod, Rossini, Brahms o Liszt.

Staff (2022-06-12). 11 ISIL terrorists killed, detained in Afghanistan. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Taliban Police Command in Takhar announced that 8 ISIL terrorists, including an ISIL key element, were killed in the city of Taleqan.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-06-12). Pandilleros en Haití toman por asalto Palacio de Justicia. telesurtv.net El comisario de Gobierno, Jacques Lafontant, reportó que supuestos miembros de la pandilla Cinco segundos, irrumpió en la sede judicial.

PFAW, Public Citizen, Not Above the Law (2022-06-12). Thursday 6/16: January 6th Hearings: Briefing w/ Expert Analysis on Capitol Attack Findings Thus Far. indybay.org Online event – FREE…

____ (2022-06-12). U.S. official says conspiracy behind Capitol riot not over. ecns.cn The conspiracy behind the U.S. Capitol riot in January 2021 still poses a threat to the U.S. democracy, a New Delhi-based Television news channel NDTV reported on Friday, citing a high-profile U.S.

City Lights Booksellers & Mother Jones (2022-06-12). Tuesday 8/9: Defending Choice: Roe vs. Wade and the Battle to Preserve Women's Rights. indybay.org Online event – FREE…

Staff (2022-06-12). Arriba a Cuba nuevo donativo médico para realizar trasplante de ocho niños cubanos. cubadebate.cu El donativo llegó a la capital cubana en manos de representantes del proyecto Puentes de Amor, que encabeza el cubanoamericano Carlos Lazo, y que reúne a emigrados de la isla residentes en la nación norteña, y la estadounidense Medea Benjamín, líder de la organización Code Pink, acompañados de otros representantes de ambas agrupaciones.

JUDJ & Community Advocates (2022-06-12). Wednesday 6/22: America at a Crosroads: Confronting Voter Supression, Disinformation & Impact on Midterms. indybay.org Online event via Zoom…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-12). Science Saturday: What's behind patient requests for stem cells? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org In one of the first studies of its kind, Mayo Clinic analyzed a large group of patients to understand their motivations for seeking stem cell therapies and whether expectations are grounded in science. The findings could help health care professionals cut through misleading claims and better counsel patients. This research by Jennifer Arthurs; Zubin Master, Ph.D.; and Shane Shapiro, M.D. — all of Mayo Clinic — is published in NPJ Regenerative Medicine. "We learned that many patients interested in stem cells had…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-12). Mayo Clinic Cancer Center Patients, Executive Director Highlighted in American Association for Cancer Research Cancer Disparities Progress Report. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — The American Association for Cancer Research today released its Cancer Disparities Progress Report 2022. The publication aims to raise awareness of the enormous toll that cancer exacts on racial and ethnic minorities and other diverse and medically underserved populations in the United States while highlighting areas of recent progress in reducing cancer health disparities. The report also provides specific recommendations for achieving health equity, a fundamental human right for all people regardless…

Staff (2022-06-12). The American Conservative: El esfuerzo fallido de Washington por un consenso global anti-ruso. cubadebate.cu El enfoque abrasivo de EE. UU. pareció endurecer la determinación de esas naciones de permanecer neutrales con respecto a la guerra entre Rusia y Ucrania. Sudáfrica y otros países del Sur Global también se quejaron en voz alta de la presión de mano dura de Estados Unidos y se negaron a cambiar sus posiciones.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-12). Mayo Clinic Orthopedics and Sports Medicine to offer sports participation physicals for local high school athletes. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic Orthopedics and Sports Medicine will offer sports physicals for area students who are entering seventh to 12th grades and want to participate in school sports programs. The exams, which follow the protocol set by the Minnesota State High School League, are open to all athletes from Southeast Minnesota. Exams will be available by appointment only on July 30 from 8 to 11 a.m. CDT. Exams will be performed at Mayo…

Staff (2022-06-12). Amir-Abdollahian calls for holding unifying Hajj congregation. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian has called for holding the successful holding of the annual Hajj congregation.

The Guardian Live (2022-06-12). Wednesday 7/6: What Could the End of Abortion Rights Mean for America and Globally. indybay.org Online event w/ Closed Captions…

Anonymous669 (2022-06-12). Israeli Security Agencies Foiled Iranian Plot To Attack Israelis In Turkey — Report. southfront.org Israeli security agencies had foiled an Iranian plot to carry out attacks on Israeli targets in Turkey, KAN News reported on June 12. | Security officials from Israel informed their Turkish counterparts of the plot and asked for their assistance to foil the attacks, which were reportedly planned by an Iranian network operating in Turkey. | KAN News did not reveal the nationality of the alleged Iranian agents were, their number, or if any of them were arrested by Turkish security f…

____ (2022-06-12). China prepares 360 mln yuan, expert teams to guide flood control work. ecns.cn The Chinese National Flood Control and Drought Relief Headquarters has dispatched four expert teams to the provinces of Fujian, Jiangxi and other places hit hard by continuous heavy rain to guide the flood prevention work and minimize possible losses.

Klaus Dorre (2022-06-12). The window of opportunity is closing. indybay.org Oscar Wilde wrote: "A map of the world in which Utopia is not marked is not worth looking at, for it undercuts the shore on which mankind will eternally land." He goes on to say, "Disobedience, for anyone versed in history, is man's true virtue. Through disobedience came progress, through disobedience and insubordination." (Wilde 2014)…

____ (2022-06-12). Chinese ambassador: healthy, stable development of China-Australia ties beneficial to two peoples. ecns.cn Chinese Ambassador to Australia Xiao Qian said here on Saturday that a healthy and stable development of the bilateral relations is in line with the fundamental interests of the two peoples.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-12). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Getting kids involved in the kitchen. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org If your child is a picky eater, the battle over healthy foods can be a challenge. Being fussy about food is common in toddlers and small children, but parents can try some tips and tricks to introduce new foods. One approach to improving eating habits is to get kids involved in the kitchen. Involving children in meal planning and teaching kids to cook can have multiple benefits. Not only is cooking a necessary life skill,…

TeleSUR, JL (2022-06-12). Nicaragua saluda a pdte. Putin por aniversario del día de Rusia. telesurtv.net Ante el escenario de ataques por parte de EE.UU. contra la soberanía de los pueblos, Nicaragua ratificó su compromiso de solidificar los acuerdos de cooperación con Rusia.

Staff (2022-06-12). US military convoy comes under attack in Iraq. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Iraqi news sources on Sunday reported that a military logistics convoy belonging to the army of the United States was targeted in Iraq.

Staff (2022-06-12). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on June 12. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Sunday, June 12.

Labor Video Project (2022-06-12). War On Public Education, Oakland OEA Teachers Speak Out On School Closures, Privatization. indybay.org Two teachers spoke out about Oakland public school closures, privatization, the Parker Elementary School occupation and the role of the OEA/CTA leadership in their struggle.

Staff (2022-06-12). Unión Eléctrica no descarta afectaciones al servicio por bajos niveles de reserva. cubadebate.cu Con este pronóstico, se estima para el horario pico una disponibilidad de 2537 MW y una demanda máxima de 2 450 MW, para una reserva de 87 MW, por lo que debido a los bajos niveles de reserva pudieran ocurrir afectaciones al servicio en este horario.

____ (2022-06-12). Parl. to review Iran's NPT membership suspension. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — The spokesman for Iran Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission said that lawmakers at Parliament will review suspension of membership in the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) in the shortest time possible.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-12). Mayo Clinic Minute: What to expect with COVID-19 vaccinations for youngest kids. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) could grant emergency use authorization of a COVID-19 vaccination for the youngest kids later this month. Pfizer asked the agency to review data and authorize its COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 6 months to 5 years.If the FDA committee recommends authorization, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will still need to sign off on the vaccinations before they would go into the littlest of arms. Watch: The Mayo…

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-12). Iran's exports to Oman rise by 126% in 1st two months. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — An Iranian diplomat in Muscat says that Iran's exports of goods to Oman in the first two months of 1401 reached $203 million, indicating a 126% increase compared to the same period last year.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-12). Armed attack in Afghanistan MazƒÅr-i-Sharƒ´f leaves casualties. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Media have reported on Sunday that several people were killed or wounded in an armed attack atMazƒÅr-i-Sharƒ´f airport in Afghanistan.

Staff (2022-06-12). Un fallecido y ocho lesionados: Saldo preliminar de un accidente masivo en Cienfuegos. cubadebate.cu Un fallecido y ocho lesionados es el saldo preliminar de un accidente masivo ocurrido este sábado en las inmediaciones de la Loma de la Ventana, cerca del poblado de San Blas, en el macizo montañoso de Guamuhaya, en Cienfuegos. Los heridos fueron recibidos en la Unidad de Código Rojo del Hospital General Dr. Gustavo Aldereguía Lima.

March for Our Lives (2022-06-12). Saturday 6/11: March for Our Lives to End Gun Violence Washington D.C. (livestream). indybay.org Join online via the D.C. livestream; or use your zip code to find a local march near you.

Staff (2022-06-12). "The Sea" wins award at Madrid Intl. Independent Film Fest. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — The Iranian short film "The Sea" directed by Sahra Ramezanian has been awarded at Madrid International Independent Film Festival.

WNET PBS, PEN America, UNORTHODOX, more (2022-06-12). Thursday 6/16: Can I Laugh At That? Comedy Bridging Divides as We Laugh Through Our Tears. indybay.org Online event…

____ (2022-06-12). Chinese defense minister reiterates China's resolute position on Taiwan question. ecns.cn Chinese State Councilor and Defense Minister Wei Fenghe has reiterated China's resolute position on the Taiwan question.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-12). Iran seeks to strengthen economy through interaction. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Economy Minister Ehsan Khanduzi attended the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) meeting in Egypt Sunday during which he said that the most important priority for the Iranian government is to strengthen the economy.

Staff (2022-06-12). Iranian wrestlers rank 1st in Italian Cup. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Iranian Greco-Roman wrestlers have ranked first in the Italian tournament held in Sassari City Matteo Pellicone Memorial, Italy.

Staff (2022-06-12). Iran to employ leverage in face of West excessive demands: FM. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — The Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian has pointed to the recent nuclear measures Iran took after the IAEA BoG resolution, stressing that Tehran will employ its capabilities in face of West's excessive demands.

Staff (2022-06-12). øPirámide egipcia en Cuba? cubadebate.cu La única capilla réplica de una pirámide egipcia en Cuba se encuentra en la Necrópolis de Colón. En ella reposan los restos de José Francisco de Mata, director del Colegio de Arquitectos de 1902 a 1919.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-06-12). Avanzan elecciones legislativas en Francia bajo una alta abstención. telesurtv.net En estos comicios se espera una batalla entre el bloque de Macron, y la coalición de izquierdas liderada por Jean-Luc Mélenchon.

____ (2022-06-12). Highlights of China's transportation development in past decade. ecns.cn During the past decade, China has made historic progress in transportation development, with an improved transport network, strengthened transport service capacity and deepened international cooperation.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-12). Mayo Clinic Minute: How to have a productive visit with your health care professional. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Whether an appointment has been on the calendar for months or your visit to your health care professional's office is because of a sudden issue, getting the right treatment and answers to questions starts with a productive conversation. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/cs4SewSV2LU Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (1: 00) is in the downloads at the end of…

TeleSUR, JL (2022-06-12). Encuestadora da triunfo a Gustavo Petro de comicios en Colombia. telesurtv.net La encuesta que se efectuó entre el 5 y 10 de junio pone a Petro como ganador de los comicios, pese a los ataques que recibe constantemente.

Staff (2022-06-12). Two explosions hit Afghanistan's Badakhshan, Kunduz. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Local Afghan sources reported two blasts in the country's provinces of Badakhshan and Kunduz.

MoveOn (2022-06-12). Call to Action: Sign Petition to Ban Assault, Military-Grade Weapons. indybay.org Sign the petition online: sign.moveon.org/petitions/ban-assault-we… | Find a March for Our Lives protest near you: marchforourlives.com/march22/

BT (2022-06-12). Just how close is the US to breaking down into conflict? indybay.org With the first public hearing investigating the January 6 insurrection on Thursday, an important question has resurfaced: Just how close is the US to breaking down into conflict?>

WHO Watch Team (2022-06-12). Private monopolies hinder progress on public health: intellectual property at the 75th World Health Assembly. peoplesdispatch.org Obstruction by pharmaceutical companies from the Global North and misuse of monopoly privileges continue to slow down research into new vaccines and medicines, with disastrous effects for people's health in the Global South. Discussions at the 75th World Health Assembly did little to address this…

Staff (2022-06-12). Submitting resolution to IAEA BoG hasty, political behavior. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister told Secretary-General of the United Nations that the move taken by the United States and three European countries in submitting an anti-Iran resolution to IAEA BoG was a hasty and political behavior.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-06-12). Irán y Venezuela celebran entrega del tanquero Yoraco. telesurtv.net Venezuela ya había recibido un primer buque petrolero gigante tipo Aframax, con capacidad para transportar hasta 113 mil toneladas de petróleo.

TeleSUR- jaa, JL (2022-06-12). Precio del galón de gasolina en EE.UU. alcanza cifra récord. telesurtv.net La Asociación Estadounidense del Automóvil develó que el promedio exacto para este viernes fue de 4,986 dólares por galón.

____ (2022-06-12). One year on, Hainan FTP law secures wider opening-up. ecns.cn Since the implementation of the Hainan free trade port (FTP) law on June 10, 2021, Hainan has issued 17 related regulations, with the new law speeding up local legislation to guarantee better development and wider opening-up of the Hainan FTP.

Staff (2022-06-12). Putin felicita a sus compatriotas por el Día de Rusia y pide mayor unidad nacional. cubadebate.cu "Quiero felicitar a todo los ciudadanos del país por el Día de Rusia, por un día festivo dedicado a nuestro país natal. Me siento orgulloso por su historia, tengo fe en su futuro", ha declarado el mandatario. Putin ha hecho referencia a la situación actual para "entender hoy lo importante que es para la patria, para nuestra sociedad, para la gente mantenerse unidos", ha añadido.

____ (2022-06-12). China to build "gene bank" of ancient ceramics. ecns.cn China will establish a "gene bank" of ancient ceramics in east China's Jiangxi Province, based on data from nearly 20 million pieces of ceramics specimens accumulated in some 40 years, authorities announced Saturday.

____ (2022-06-12). Southeastern European countries call for acceleration of European integration. ecns.cn Leaders from southeastern European countries have called for the acceleration of the European integration process and voiced commitment to jointly enhance energy security, and address security issues and climate change.

Staff (2022-06-12). La Tira de los Lectores: Mi foto con la bandera cubana. cubadebate.cu Vuelve La Tira de los Lectores, esta vez dedicada a la bandera cubana. Hace unos días lanzamos esta convocatoria y publicamos tus imágenes en nuestra página y redes sociales.

____ (2022-06-12). 20 Chinese cultural sites you cannot miss. ecns.cn China's Cultural and Natural Heritage Day falls on June 11 this year.

TeleSUR, ldp, SH (2022-06-12). Pdte. palestino considera insostenible situación de su pueblo. telesurtv.net El mandatario palestino criticó la ineficiencia de organismos internacionales de la ONU para detener las agresiones a su pueblo.

____ (2022-06-12). BRI offers massive opportunities for China-Britain cooperation, says experts. ecns.cn China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) offers massive opportunities for China-Britain cooperation in areas like business, climate change, personnel exchanges, education and tourism, experts said here during a three-day conference concluded on Friday.

TeleSUR, ldp, SH (2022-06-12). ONU solicita protección a activistas de DD.HH. en Costa Rica. telesurtv.net Los líderes indígenas son perseguidos por sus pronunciamientos en contra de la explotación de su territorio.

____ (2022-06-12). China sees growth in cloud infrastructure services expenditure. ecns.cn China continued to be the leading growth market for cloud infrastructure services expenditure in the first quarter of 2022, according to a report by the technology market research firm.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-12). Mayo Clinic Blood Donor Program hosts Battle of the Badges challenge among first responders for a good cause. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org WHAT: First responders choose their careers for many reasons: to work with the public, to create safe communities for everyone to enjoy, and for many of them, to save lives. Join and help promote the Mayo Clinic Blood Donor Program in its Battle of the Badges blood donation challenge that supports Olmsted County, Minnesota's first responders. There is no substitute for the lifesaving gift of blood, and patients rely upon the caring spirit of blood…

Staff (2022-06-12). VIDEO: Fire breaks out in Restaurant in Baghdad. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Local Iraqi sources on Sunday afternoon reported that a huge fire broke out in a restaurant located in the country's capital.

____ (2022-06-12). (W.E. Talk) Democracy, diversity sources of division and polarization in U.S.: Yale professor. ecns.cn "Democracy and diversity that used to be true of America's great strengths, right now are in many ways sources of division and polarization," Amy Chua, Professor from Yale Law School, as well as the author of "Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother," said at the dialogue program "Cultural Relativity."

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-12). Mayo Clinic expert offers tips to prevent, manage headaches, from migraine to 'rebound'. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org PHOENIX, Ariz. — Headache disorders are among the most common health problems worldwide and one of the most underdiagnosed and undertreated, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). In this expert alert, neurologist Amaal Starling, M.D., a headache and migraine expert at Mayo Clinic in Phoenix, offers tips to prevent and manage headache disorders, including migraine and medication-induced rebound headache. There are more than a dozen different types of headache disorders. The most common disabling…

Staff (2022-06-12). Cuba cierra jornada de sábado con 20 nuevos casos de Covid-19. cubadebate.cu En el día en Cuba para la COVID-19 se realizaron un total de 3 mil 897 muestras para la vigilancia, resultando positivas 20. El país acumula 13 millones 912 mil 468 muestras realizadas y 1 millón 105 mil 612 positivas. Del total de casos: 16 fueron contactos de casos confirmados; 4 con fuente de infección en el extranjero; 0 sin fuente de infección precisada.

____ (2022-06-12). China tops world in number of world natural heritage sites. ecns.cn China has the world's largest number of world natural heritage sites, according to the National Forestry and Grassland Administration.

Staff (2022-06-12). Al Mayadeen ratifica su compromiso con la realidad cubana en su décimo aniversario. cubadebate.cu El presidente del Consejo de Dirección de la red informativa Al Mayadeen, Ghassan Ben Jeddou, ratificó este domingo en Beirut el compromiso con la verdad del pueblo de Cuba frente a la injusticia, la subversión y el bloqueo de Estados Unidos.

____ (2022-06-12). Yemeni parl. condemns Saudi's repeated ceasefire violations. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Yemeni parliament on Sunday condemned the extensive and repeated violation of UN-brokered ceasefire in the country by Saudi aggressor coalition.

Staff (2022-06-12). Iran defeats Australia at men's VNL 2022. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Iran defeated Australia in the 2022 Volleyball Nations League (VNL) in Brasilia, Brazil early Sunday.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-12). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Palliative care for people with cancer designed to fit the needs of each patient. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Palliative care is offered alongside cancer treatment to help people with cancer manage symptoms and improve the quality of life for them and their families. Palliative care is specialized medical care that focuses on relieving patients' pain and other symptoms of serious illness no matter the diagnosis or stage of disease. "The palliative care team really focuses on addressing symptoms and needs so that we can help people feel as comfortable as they can as they…

Staff (2022-06-12). See-off ceremony of Iranian Hajj pilgrims. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — A see-off ceremony was held for the first group of Iranian Hajj pilgrims, who departed the country for Medina on Sunday morning.

Ana Perdigón (2022-06-12). Venezuela and Iran Sign Cooperation Plan for Next 20 Years. orinocotribune.com The President of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, and his Iranian counterpart, Sayyid Ebrahim Raisi, presented the Iran-Venezuela bilateral cooperation plan for the next 20 years, which covers four fundamental areas. Maduro is in an official visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran as part of an international tour. Iran is his third stop in the tour, after having visited Turkey and Algeria. | The two presidents issued a joint statement at the Saab Abad Palace, the seat of the Iranian presidency, in Tehran, and signed the Iran-Venezuela cooperation agreement that covers the energy sector (oil, gas, refinery and petrochemic…

CIIS Public Programs (2022-06-12). Thursday 7/21: On Sexualization and Society. indybay.org

PBS NewsHour; Common Cause (2022-06-12). Thursday 6/9: January 6th Hearings Day 1 (recording). indybay.org Online recording…

Staff (2022-06-12). Syrian army dispatches 2,000 troops to N country. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Local Syrian sources reported that the country's army has deployed about 2,000 troops to the Manbij region in Aleppo province.

WAPO (2022-06-12). Friday 6/17: th Anniversary of Watergate w/ Legendary Reporters Bob Woodward & Carl Bernstein. indybay.org Online via livestream…

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-06-12). China afirma que defenderá a toda costa su soberanía sobre Taiwán. telesurtv.net El ministro de Defensa chino se reunió con su colega estadounidense, Lloyd Austin, en el marco del XIX Diálogo Shangri-La, en Singapur.

Staff (2022-06-12). Biden says he has not yet decided on SA trip. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — US President Joe Biden said he had "not yet" decided if he will travel to Saudi Arabia, a week after he opened the door to a possible trip.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-12). 3 blasts across Afghanistan leave 11 killed or injured. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Simultaneous explosions on Sunday in Badakhshan, Kunduz and Kunar provinces in northern and eastern Afghanistan at least one Taliban militant and wounded 10 others, including six civilians.

Haymarket Books (2022-06-12). Thursday 6/16: The New Abortion Strategies: Reproductive Rights, Lessons from the Movement & How We Win. indybay.org FREE online event w/ live captioning + free ebook copy…

Staff (2022-06-12). Imam Reza Festival 'opportunity for promoting Razavi culture'. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — International Imam Reza (AS) Festival is considered an opportunity for promoting Razavi culture, Iranian Minister of Culture Mohammad Mehdi Esmaili.

Staff (2022-06-12). Saudi, China defense officials hold military talks. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Defense officials of Saudi Arabia defense officials on Sunday discussed the military relations between the two countries on the sidelines of the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore.

Staff (2022-06-12). OIC needs to pay attention to Islamophobia in India: Pakistan. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Pakistani Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari called on the OIC Secretary General to discuss Islamophobic actions in India.

____ (2022-06-12). Chinese scientists' major discovery on potato genome sequence: Nature. ecns.cn Chinese scientists have mapped out high-quality genome sequences for 44 wild and cultivated potatoes and found a pivotal gene that makes potatoes the world's most important non-cereal food crop.

Staff (2022-06-12). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on June 12. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Mehr News agency takes a look at headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Sunday, June 12.

Staff (2022-06-12). Iran-Venezuela direct flights to start as of 18 June: envoy. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — The direct flights between Tehran and Caracas will start on 18 June, the Iranian envoy to Caracas said, adding that no visa will be needed for traveling to the Latin American country.

Staff (2022-06-12). Martyr Khodaei successfully defended Islamic system. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Iranian President Ebrahim Raeisi on Sunday said that Hassan Sayyad Khodaei – the IRGC member who was martyred – had successfully defended the Islamic system.

_____ (2022-06-11). When America No Longer Exports Carnage As A Business Model, Maybe We'll Stop Seeing It In The Streets Here. popularresistance.org Speaking in the dimly lit Cross Hall in the White House, and flanked on either side by rows of candles and the soft lighting of the chandeliers and torchiere lamps above and behind him, Joe Biden conjured up his best human emotions to deliver an impassioned promise that he would do something about gun violence in this country. | "How much more carnage are we willing to accept?" Biden asked, demanding Republicans in particular end their blockade of gun control votes. | Since the mass shootings in Uvalde, Texas, and Buffalo, New York, Biden has been pressed to do something, which he promised he would do, but his sp…

_____ (2022-06-11). The Chris Hedges Report: The Long Road Home. popularresistance.org In the conclusion of The Long Road Home, Chris Hedges looks at the numerous hurdles faced by prisoners released into society, the toll of reentry on their families, the importance of educational programs in restoring self-esteem and setting goals, and the difficult process of parole. Hedges begins by speaking with Russ Owen, who spent 32 years in prison, on the day of his release from East Jersey State Prison. Owen, who graduated summa cum laude from Rutgers University and earned a doctorate in Pastoral Care in prison, began work recently as a community organizer with New Jersey Together. He says that although he…

_____ (2022-06-11). Housing Rights Militants At The People's Summit. popularresistance.org The ninth Summit of the Americas is taking place in Los Angeles from June 6 to 10, organized by the US-influenced Organization of American States. | The White House, in announcing the US as the host of the Summit back in January, stated: "Working with the city of Los Angeles, Mayor of Los Angeles Eric Garcetti, and Governor of California Gavin Newsom, the United States looks forward to convening leaders and stakeholders across the hemisphere to advance our shared commitment to economic prosperity, security, human rights, and dignity." | The People's Summit is being organized concurrently in Los Angeles as a worki…

_____ (2022-06-11). Mexico's President AMLO Condemns US Blockade Of Cuba. popularresistance.org Mexico's left-wing President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has condemned the illegal US blockade of Cuba as a "type of genocide" and "tremendous violation of human rights." | At his daily press briefing on the morning on June 6, López Obrador was asked about his decision to boycott the US government's Summit of the Americas in Los Angeles, California. | The Mexican president, known popularly by the acronym AMLO, explained that he refused to attend in order to protest Washington's exclusion of Cuba, Venezuela, and Nicaragua. | López Obrador denounced the blockade that the United States has imposed on Cuba for more t…

_____ (2022-06-11). Minneapolis Fights For Community-Owned Sustainable Urban Farm. popularresistance.org Minneapolis, Minnesota – 25 community members and organizers entered Mayor Jacob Frey's office, June 6, to demand that the city stop stifling the East Phillips neighborhood's efforts to build a community-owned sustainable urban farm on the site of an unused Roofing Depot plant in their neighborhood. The coalition was led by the Climate Justice Committee and the East Phillips Neighborhood Institute (EPNI). | The site, which has decades' worth of toxic arsenic waste in its soil and structures, is slated to be demolished by the city to accommodate more public works facilities. This would throw all of these toxins in…

_____ (2022-06-11). Eviction Defense Successful Despite Aggressive Contractors. popularresistance.org Minneapolis, Minnesota — On June 1, 2022, authorities unsuccessfully cleared an encampment of tents on an unused strip of land off Interstate 35. Eviction defenders thwarted the sweep by asking for documents, helping residents pack and move, and using their bodies and placing objects in the way of authorities. Despite aggression from the contractors hired for the eviction cleanup, no tents were taken. Yet, all residents have since moved. | Arriving around 9 a.m., State Patrol officers and Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) workers arrived to the encampment next to the northbound 28th St. exit fr…

_____ (2022-06-11). To Save The Salmon, We Have To Slow Climate Change. popularresistance.org No one in the Pacific Northwest is exempt from the impacts of climate change. | Rising global temperatures are intensifying floods, droughts and warming waters. Last summer's heat dome led to temperatures in western Washington as high as 110 degrees. We didn't just break records — we obliterated all-time records over an incredibly hot four-day period. The ocean, the rivers and the streams ran hotter than ever. Thousands of salmon died, and the people and animals that depend on them suffered. | As salmon disappear, so do dozens of other species dependent on the nutrition they provide. It is as my mentor Bill…

Staff (2022-06-11). Mapping Project highlights US imperialism, Zionism and complicit institutions from Boston to Palestine. samidoun.net Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network salutes the incisive work of The Mapping Project, a newly announced initiative that makes clear the links between repressive institutions in the Boston area. As the Mapping Project notes, it is "a project created by activists and organizers in eastern Massachusetts, investigating local links between entities responsible for the colonization of …

Andrew Harmer (2022-06-11). Sustainably financing the World Health Organization. peoplesdispatch.org Sustainable financing of the WHO was one of the most anticipated topics of the 75th World Health Assembly. Although progress has been made through efforts of a designated working group, worries remain that the planned increase will not be enough to meet actual needs…

WHO Watch Team (2022-06-11). World Health Assembly falls short of insulating food and alcohol plans from commercial interests. peoplesdispatch.org The health impact of alcohol and nutrition figured among the topics that delegates from various countries discussed at the 75th World Health Assembly (WHA) in Geneva recently. While the two are recognized as a "slow-motion disaster" in the field of non-communicable diseases (NCDs), the action plans that have been adopted at the Assembly will do little to tackle the root causes of the problem. | While most countries recognized alcohol use as a public health priority and supported the proposed action plan, only a couple called for effective steps against the alcohol industry. The delegate from Estonia, for example,…

Fight Back (2022-06-11). Prepare for mass action to keep abortion legal! fightbacknews.org The Supreme Court is poised to overturn federal constitutional protections of abortion rights. A ruling on a case which would overturn Roe v. Wade is expected this month. The court usually releases announcements and decisions on Tuesdays and Thursdays. | We call on all progressive people to make serious preparations now for mass protests in response to the ruling once it is announced. | The right to determine if and when one becomes pregnant, and to terminate that pregnancy, is a question of basic bodily autonomy. Women and other people with the ability to become pregnant cannot be free if this basic right is cur…

Editor (2022-06-11). 'Karl Marx's Writings on Alienation' by: Marcello Musto, reviewed by: Carlos L. Garrido. mronline.org Marcello Musto's anthology of 'Karl Marx's Writings on Alienation' is both comprehensive and concise, containing within the span of 100 pages the three decades long development of the theory through more than a dozen published works and posthumously published manuscripts.

WSWS (2022-06-11). Washington Post promotes Trump's other "big lie": The Wuhan Lab theory. wsws.org The same day that the House Select January 6 Committee documented how Trump used his "big lie" about the 2020 election to justify an attempted fascist coup, the Washington Post published an editorial promoting Trump's other big lie: The claim that COVID-19 is a man-made virus created by China.

WSWS (2022-06-11). Biden administration lifts COVID testing requirements for international travelers. wsws.org The Biden administration is rescinding its mandate on testing requirements for international travelers before boarding flights to the US.

Staff (2022-06-11). Gabriel Boric Lashes Out at Cuba and Venezuela at Summit of the Americas. orinocotribune.com The President of Chile, Gabriel Boric, criticized the governments of the Republic of Cuba and the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela during his participation in the 9th Summit of the Americas, held during 6-10 June in Los Angeles, California. | Boric thus distanced himself further from his supposed leftist position with which he identified himself during his electoral campaign and his reputation as a student and youth leader on which most of his political career is based. | The television network Univisión released an interview with Boric, in which he stated that when it comes to Venezuelan migration to Chile, "

WSWS (2022-06-11). 2.6 million US educators and staff quit public K-12 and higher education jobs during pandemic. wsws.org As the mass shortage of teachers continues to deepen across the US, districts are scrambling for last-minute solutions which have further intensified attacks of public education.

Peoples Dispatch (2022-06-11). Bolivian court sentences Jeanine àÅñez to 10 years in prison. peoplesdispatch.org The First Anti-Corruption Sentencing Court of La Paz found Jeanine àÅñez and other former police and military chiefs guilty of "breach of duties" and taking "resolutions contrary to the Constitution and the Law" following the coup d'état against then President Evo Morales in November 2019…

Staff (2022-06-11). President Maduro Begins Iran Tour, Gives Exclusive Interview to HispanTV. orinocotribune.com The President of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, began a visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran this Friday, June 10, as part of his Eurasian tour. During his visit, he gave an exclusive interview to the Iranian news outlet HispanTV. | "The objective of this visit is to raise relations to a higher level in all strategic areas," explained President Maduro. He stressed that the thousands of kilometers between Venezuela and Iran cannot separate the two countries united in brotherhood and conscience. | Iran and Venezuela are sister nations in struggle, he remarked. | °Qué emoción llegar a tierras hermanas! Para nosotr…

Editor (2022-06-11). What Does It Mean that Women Now Dominate Higher Education? scheerpost.com [ By In the last week of her life, my mother extracted a promise from me. "Make sure," she said, "that Orion goes to college." | I swore that I would, although I wasn't at all sure how I'd make it happen. Even in the year 2000, average tuitions were

Staff (2022-06-11). Argentina President to Biden: Being Host Does Not Grant Authority to Impose a Right of Admission. orinocotribune.com The President of Argentina, Alberto Fernández strongly criticized the US's exclusion of countries and its blockade policy during his speech at the 9th Summit of the Americas on Thursday, June 9. | "Being a host does not grant the authority to impose a right of admission on the member countries of the continent," said Fernández, alluding to the decision by the United States not to invite Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua to the ninth edition of the Summit of the Americas, held in Los Angeles, California, during June 6-10. | "We definitely would have wanted a different Summit of the Americas," President Fernández state…

David Ruccio (2022-06-11). Inflation, wages, and profits. mronline.org Inflation continues to run hot—and now, finally, the debate about inflation is heating up.

Prabhat Patnaik (2022-06-11). The Indian economy is heading for a stationary state. mronline.org ADAM Smith and David Ricardo had been haunted by the idea of capitalism ending up in a "stationary state", by which they meant a stable state of zero growth.

Editor2 (2022-06-11). Labor Activists Launch New Organization to Challenge AFL-CIO Foreign Policy. orinocotribune.com By Kim Scipes &#1 ; Jun 3, 2022 | Labor activists from across the country, members of a number of unions, publicly announced the creation of LEPAIO, the Labor Education Project on the AFL-CIO International Operations, over the weekend of April 8-9. They held a press conference outside AFL-CIO headquarters on 16th Street in Washington, D.C., on April 8th, and followed with a four-hour educational conference at the University of the District of Columbia the following day. | This is the first project to focus on AFL-CIO operations around the globe since efforts to pass the "Build Unity and Trust Among Workers World-…

Jim McMahan (2022-06-11). Museum workers hop on the union train. workers.org Seattle About 65 internal security guards in the wealthy Seattle Art Museum (SAM) just became the SAM VSO Union! VSO stands for Visitor Service Officers. The year-long organizing drive was victorious with 34-to-4 votes in the National Labor Relations Board election. The election covered workers at both the downtown Seattle . . . |

Liberation Staff-Boston (2022-06-11). 105 educators fired in Malden, Mass. — students lead the fight back! liberationnews.org Students, teachers, parents and community members are demanding the reinstatement of 105 educators who were "pink slipped" in Malden, Massachusetts.

Liberation Staff (2022-06-11). WATCH: Electrifying closing plenary of the People's Summit for Democracy. liberationnews.org From June 8-10, people from across the hemisphere gathered in Los Angeles for the People's Summit for Democracy, drawing enthusiastic participation that eclipsed attendance at many of the official Summit of the Americas events.

Natalia Marques (2022-06-11). Pan-Africanism takes center stage in discussions at the People's Summit for Democracy. liberationnews.org The panel "Pan-Africanism in Today's World" at the People's Summit for Democracy explored the fight against U.S. intervention in Africa and the African diaspora's struggle for justice in the Americas…

Zoe Alexandra (2022-06-11). France's New Ecologic and Social People's Union presents a radical vision in parliamentary election. peoplesdispatch.org Zoe Alexandra of Peoples Dispatch speaks to Florence Roger, candidate of the New Ecologic and Social People's Union. The coalition of left and progressive parties has made major strides ahead of French parliamentary elections scheduled for June 12…

Saheli Chowdhury (2022-06-11). Journalists Confront Antony Blinken and Luis Almagro at Summit of the Americas, Call Out Hypocrisy. orinocotribune.com June 10, 2022 ( The Tuesday, June 7 event at the Arizona State University California Center in Los Angeles, which was about media and democracy, will be remembered for a Party for Socialism and Liberation (PSL) activist calling Luis Almagro "

Amarynth (2022-06-11). Pitchforks soon in Europe? thesaker.is by Jorge Vilches for the Saker Blog Dear Europeans For your own children ¥s sake — on my knees and with my saddened eyes humbly looking downwards — I beg of…

HERB (2022-06-11). Moveable Feast Cafe 2022/06/11 … Open Thread. thesaker.is 2022/06/11 20: 30: 01Welcome to the 'Moveable Feast Cafe'. The 'Moveable Feast' is an open thread where readers can post wide ranging observations, articles, rants, off topic and have animate discussions of…

Peoples Dispatch (2022-06-11). The housing struggle is a national and international struggle: Kenia Alcocer. peoplesdispatch.org Kenia Alcocer talks about important struggles she took up as an activist, the formation of the Los Angeles Tenants Union and how the struggle for housing rights is related to other working class struggles.

WSWS (2022-06-11). Significant opposition to CORE leadership emerges among Chicago teachers in latest CTU election. wsws.org Following widespread disgust at the CORE leadership's criminal collusion with Lightfoot and the Biden administration in forcing the reopening of schools for in-person learning, CORE faced its most significant leadership challenge to date from, ultimately winning the support of only 38 percent of the membership.

WSWS (2022-06-11). US workers speak out as May inflation hits 8.6 percent, rips household budgets. wsws.org Workers around the US are reacting to spikes in gasoline and food prices that pushed the inflation rate to 8.6 percent in May, the highest level since 1981.

WSWS (2022-06-11). Mélenchon surges in polls in run-up to French legislative elections. wsws.org While Mélenchon is benefiting from mounting left-wing popular sentiment, he is setting a trap for the workers, signaling that he will ally with Macron, the "president of the rich."

WSWS (2022-06-11). The significance of January 6 and the conspiracy to establish a dictatorship in the United States. wsws.org The history of the United States now includes the fact that the country's government came close to being overthrown in a political coup d'état organized by the president, with the aim of abolishing the Constitution and establishing a personalist dictatorship.

WSWS (2022-06-11). Striking health care workers in Newark, New Jersey, reject austerity proposal from management. wsws.org Prime's offer makes clear that the company is determined to impose austerity on the workers. But workers at Saint Michael's Medical Center are equally determined to not accept this.

WSWS (2022-06-11). 3,000 Palomar Health nurses and caregivers in San Diego overwhelmingly authorize strike. wsws.org In spite of the overwhelming vote, the unions have not set a strike date and are seeking to drag out this process as long as possible and obscure the fundamental issues.

WSWS (2022-06-11). Australian Treasury chief: Labor government must slash spending and suppress wages. wsws.org To meet the demands of the financial markets, the Albanese government is counting heavily on the trade unions to keep workers' wage demands way below the cost of living.

WSWS (2022-06-11). Arizona executes two inmates in less than a month. wsws.org Frank Atwood was executed in Arizona this Wednesday, less than a month after the execution of Clarence Dixon. Both men were the first people to be executed in Arizona since the botched execution of Jason Wood eight years ago.

TeleSUR, jaa, SH (2022-06-11). Inflación en EE.UU. alcanza su máximo valor en 40 años. telesurtv.net Debido a las sanciones impuestas por EE.UU y la Unión Europea a Moscú, el sector energético registró el mayor ascenso en su precio desde 2005.

TeleSUR, mcs, SH (2022-06-11). Culminan Cumbre de los Pueblos con marcha pacífica. telesurtv.net "Esta Cumbre que hemos construido juntos ha sido un puente entre organizaciones, movimientos, regiones, idiomas y fronteras"

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-06-11). Pdte. cubano agradece solidaridad en Cumbre de los Pueblos. telesurtv.net El mandatario afirmó que la solidaridad es el arma más formidable para quienes creen en el poder de las masas.

____ (2022-06-11). Iran 'undisputed air defense power in region': Brig. Gen. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — The Commander of Iran's Army Air Defense Force said that Iran has developed an independent and undisputed power in the air defense field in the region.

Ferry Biedermann (2022-06-11). [World Report] Waiting for France's turn towards preventive health care. thelancet.com Health has been designated a priority by the French government, with an emphasis on disease prevention. Ferry Biedermann reports.

Siquan Shen, Qingyu Shi, Fupin Hu (2022-06-11). [Clinical Picture] The changing face of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase: in-vivo mutation in patient with chest infection. thelancet.com A 52-year-old woman with a 10-day history of a fever and who had, for the past 4 days, an impaired level of consciousness attended our hospital.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-06-11). Bolivia dice que fallo contra àÅñez es un precedente histórico. telesurtv.net El Ministerio de Justicia señaló que el fallo prueba todas las vulneraciones en las que incurrió Jeanine Áñez al autoproclamarse presidenta de Bolivia.

TeleSUR, ldp, SH (2022-06-11). Marcha en México reivindica masacre del "Halconazo" telesurtv.net Los manifestantes piden al Gobierno de López Obrador a que lleve el caso de la masacre de junio de 1971 a la CIDH.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-06-11). Joven palestino herido en ataque israelí muere en hospital. telesurtv.net Samih Jamal Amarneh sucumbió a las graves heridas que sufrió por las fuerzas de ocupación israelíes en la ciudad de Yabad.

TeleSUR, ldp, SH (2022-06-11). Rusia e Irán rechazan ataques terroristas en Siria. telesurtv.net Los ataques aéreos israelíes fueron tildados de provocativos dentro de la estrategia terrorista sostenida por Israel.

WSWS (2022-06-11). Sri Lankan president imposes essential public services order, banning power and health workers strikes. wsws.org The EPSA gazette is a warning that the Rajapakse-Wickremesinghe government will unleash all manner of repressive measures against the working class.

Staff (2022-06-11). Iran says US unjust sanctions targets health care systems. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — The ambassador and deputy permanent representative of Iran to the United Nations has lambasted the US' oppressive and unjust unilateral measures which severely affect the health care systems of other countries.

Poor People's Campaign (2022-06-11). Friday 6/17: National Memorial Service for Lives Lost to COVID, Gun Violence, War and Poverty w/ PPC. indybay.org Online via livestream: www.poorpeoplescampaign.org/livestream/ | In-person at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C…

Staff (2022-06-11). IAEA politicization and principled action of Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Following the non-constructive approach of the IAEA and the lack of goodwill in its interactions with Iran, AEOI, in a principled and prudent action, cut off the IAEA's extra-camera cameras in one of Iran's nuclear centers.

Geoff Watts (2022-06-11). [Obituary] Arthur Dale Riggs. thelancet.com Biochemist who developed synthetic human insulin. He was born in Modesto, CA, USA, on Aug 8, 1939 and died of lymphoma in Duarte, CA, USA, on March 23, 2022 aged 82 years.

TeleSUR, jaa, SH (2022-06-11). Canciller boliviano: Cumbre dejó de ser punto de encuentro. telesurtv.net El canciller Mayta declaró que la nación que él representa exige respeto y reclamó por la aplicación de no intervención en los asuntos internos de los Estados.

Henrique Lopes, John Middleton, Oliver Razum (2022-06-11). [Correspondence] Preparing for what we abhor: an obligation of public health professionals. thelancet.com The current war in Europe has increased the threats to population health, including the possible use of atomic and chemical weapons. We are entering the reality of nuclear, chemical, and biological warfare.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-11). China air force fighter jet crashes during training. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — A Chinese air force fighter jet crashed in central China during a training exercise on Thursday, killing one person and injuring two while the pilot successfully ejected.

Jane E Hirst, Nicole Votruba, Ian M Bennett, J Jaime Miranda, Pallab K Maulik (2022-06-11). [Correspondence] Opportunities for women's health in the first postnatal year. thelancet.com The Lancet Commission on depression by Helen Herrman and colleagues1 highlights the importance of life stages for depression, the first of which is the perinatal period, defined as pregnancy and the first 6 weeks after birth. However, the Commission's recommendations miss the crucial importance of the first postnatal year and the need for specific research and policy actions.

Staff (2022-06-11). 11 military policemen killed in northern Burkina Faso. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Eleven military policemen have been killed in northern Burkina Faso after their post was attacked by armed men, the army has said.

____ (2022-06-11). 29 painting reproductions of Prado Museum on display in Chengdu. ecns.cn An exhibition of 29 painting reproductions of Spain's Prado Museum, officially known as Museo Nacional del Prado, opened to the public on Thursday afternoon at a subway station in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan Province.

Staff (2022-06-11). Mine explosions in Yemen leave 21 killed, injured in a week. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — News sources on late Friday reported that 3 civilians were killed and 18 people were injured after several mines exploded in different parts of Yemen in one week.

TeleSUR, mcs, MER (2022-06-11). Evo Morales afirma que políticas de EE.UU. han fracasado. telesurtv.net Evo Morales indicó que casi a 200 años de América para los americanos, esta generación proclama una América plurinacional de los pueblos para los pueblos.

Common Dreams staff (2022-06-11). Sanders and Gillibrand Call on Amazon to Recognize Historic Union Victory. commondreams.org "It is time for Amazon to end its blatant disregard of labor law and treat workers with the respect and dignity they deserve."

Sonali Kolhatkar (2022-06-11). How Long Will the US Sacrifice Kids for the Gun Lobby? commondreams.org A well-heeled lobby, a paranoid minority, and the GOP have made it all but impossible to regulate the leading cause of death for American kids.

____ (2022-06-11). U.S. House select committee investigating Capitol riot holds first public hearing. ecns.cn The U.S. House select committee investigating the Capital Hill insurrection on Jan. 6 of 2021 held its first public hearing on Thursday night.

____ (2022-06-11). Nearly 200 cultural relics unearthed in Tianjin. ecns.cn Photo shows the evacuation site of an ancient tomb found in the north of the Baimaquan village, Jizhou District, Tianjin.

TeleSUR, ysm, MER (2022-06-11). Canadá eliminará pruebas aleatorias de Covid-19 en aeropuertos. telesurtv.net La medida se implementará entre los días 11 y el 30 de junio en todos las terminales aéreas canadienses.

WSWS (2022-06-11). The pandemic, the global crisis of capitalism, the resurgence of class struggles and the tasks of the Socialist Equality Party (Sri Lanka)—Part 2. wsws.org As in every corner of the globe, the COVID-19 pandemic has sharply intensified the crisis of the Sri Lankan capitalist class and President Gotabhaya Rajapakse's government.

Staff (2022-06-11). Reconocen los CDR, en Ciego de àÅvila, a los donantes de sangre de Cuba (+ Fotos). cubadebate.cu Más de 11000 donaciones de sangre, un número importante de convalecientes de la COVID-19 devenidos en donantes de plasma híperinmune y otros resultados, convirtieron recientemente a la provincia Ciego de àÅvila en la Vanguardia de este programa en el país y en sede, hoy 11 de junio, de la celebración nacional por el Día Internacional del Donante Voluntario de Sangre.

____ (2022-06-11). China now one of world's busiest countries in transportation. ecns.cn China has become one of the busiest countries in the world in transportation, a transport official said Friday.Over the last decade, the country has seen its key transport indicators including passenger and freight volume of railway, road, waterway and civil aviation, cargo throughput of ports and business volume of postal and express services rank top in the world, Vice Minister of Transport Xu Chengguang said.

____ (2022-06-11). Hubei local opera performed to welcome Cultural and Natural Heritage Day. ecns.cn Actors welcome China's Cultural and Natural Heritage Day which falls on June 11 this year by performing Yuediao Zhezi Opera, a kind of Chinese opera native to Hubei Province, at the Xiangyang Theater, Hubei Province, June 9, 2022.

Anders Husby, Lars Kà∏ber (2022-06-11). [Comment] COVID-19 mRNA vaccination and myocarditis or pericarditis. thelancet.com In April, 2021, international news media first reported rare cases of young men in Israel who had developed myocarditis shortly after vaccination with the Pfizer-BioNTech mRNA vaccine against SARS-CoV-2.1 Since then, many observational studies from Asia,2 Europe,3—5 the Middle East,6,7 and North America8,9 have found COVID-19 mRNA vaccination to be associated with a short-term increased risk of myocarditis. Furthermore, this association has been established using multiple types of analysis, including comparisons of observed-to-expected rates,6,8,9 case-control studies,2 self-controlled cases series,3,4 and…

Ediz Tiyansan (2022-06-11). Leaders deliver remarks at the final day of the Summit of the Americas. america.cgtn.com See what leaders said at the Summit of the Americas's final day.

The Lancet (2022-06-11). [Editorial] Mental health after China's prolonged lockdowns. thelancet.com On June 1, Shanghai reopened after a 2-month lockdown to curb COVID-19. On June 6, Beijing also eased COVID-19 restrictions by allowing restaurant dining and the gradual reopening of schools from June 13 in most districts. Although many countries instituted various forms of lockdown over the past 2 years, China's have often been the most stringent and frequent. Control policies, including school closures and stay-at-home orders, combined with the stress of the pandemic itself, will have exacerbated the already fragile mental health of many Chinese people.

Staff (2022-06-11). N. Korea appoints veteran diplomat as first female FM. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — North Korea has appointed veteran diplomat Choe Son-hui as its first female foreign minister, state media reported Saturday.

TeleSUR, lvm, SH (2022-06-11). Cumbre de los Pueblos llama a luchar contra el imperialismo. telesurtv.net Otra de las propuestas más contundentes de la Cumbre de los Pueblos fue la afirmación de que la Organización de Estados Americanos (OEA) debe ser abolida.

Andrew Robinson (2022-06-11). [Perspectives] Excavating and deciphering Tutankhamun. thelancet.com A tantalising monochrome photograph of Tutankhamun's burial chamber in Egypt's Valley of the Kings compels attention in Tutankhamun: Excavating the Archive. This exhibition and accompanying book revitalise the legendary 1920s archaeological discovery, using original excavation documents archived at the UK's University of Oxford. The image shows ancient doors engraved with hieroglyphs still shuttered by a coiled rope linking two metal hoops with the seal of the royal necropolis: a jackal perched over nine bound enemies.

____ (2022-06-11). Xinjiang aims to attract 250 million tourist visits this year. ecns.cn Tourists enjoy themselves along Duku Highway in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, June 20, 2021.It's also nothing like what's portrayed by Western anti-China forces, Xu Guixiang, a spokesman of the regional government, said at an online news conference on Thursday."ÄÄ…

Staff (2022-06-11). Iran hands over its second homegrown oil tanker to Venezuela. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — The second Iranian-built oil tanker was handed over to Venezuela on Saturday in the presence of the presidents of Iran and Venezuela.

WSWS (2022-06-11). Japanese cabinet approves policy to double military spending. wsws.org The drastic increase in funding is part of Tokyo's preparations for war with China alongside the United States.

Norman Solomon (2022-06-11). Media and Congress Enable Biden's Silence on Nuclear War Danger. indybay.org So many evasive words…

Anand Naidoo (2022-06-11). The Heat: Shangri-La Dialogue opens in Singapore. america.cgtn.com Calls for greater cooperation in Singapore, as Chinese and U.S. defense officials meet on the sidelines of the Shangri-La Dialogue.

TeleSUR, ldp, SH (2022-06-11). Pdte. peruano solicita el aplazo de comparecencia ante fiscal. telesurtv.net Si la Corte considera inconstitucional el caso tras la defensa de Pedro Castillo, la investigación quedará totalmente cerrada.

Staff (2022-06-11). Iran's Mazandaran; Opportunity for job-creating in greenhouse. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Mazandaran province of Iran with its suitable climate located in the north of Iran is a good place for construction of greenhouses and creating a lot of jobs.

Angela (2022-06-11). Sunday 6/19: Shireen Abu Akleh Memorial: In-Person and Virtual Event. indybay.org Zoom and In-Person…

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-11). North-South corridor begins op. with 1st shipment. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — The International North-South Transport Corridor (INSTC) began operation with the first shipment from Russia to India, the head of Iranian-Russian port Solyanka in the Astrakhan region said.

Benjamin Barber (2022-06-11). The Movement to Restore Ex-Felons' Voting Rights is Now Focusing on the States. commondreams.org Felony disenfranchisement laws are rooted in the Jim Crow era and were implemented to suppress Black electoral power…

Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan (2022-06-11). The Nation Is Bleeding From Gunshot Wounds. commondreams.org The Senate—with so many of its members in thrall to and funded by the gun lobby—will only posture, pray, hold a moment or two of silence—and then do virtually nothing.

____ (2022-06-11). Wheat harvester leaves 'tree circles' on terraces. ecns.cn As locals finish wheat harvest, traces are left on the terraces in Ruicheng County, north China's Shanxi Province, creating "circles of tree rings".

Hui-Lee Wong, Mao Hu, Cindy Ke Zhou, Patricia C Lloyd, Kandace L Amend, Daniel C Beachler, Alex Secora, Cheryl N McMahill-Walraven, Yun Lu, Yue Wu, Rachel P Ogilvie, Christian Reich, Djeneba Audrey Djibo, Zhiruo Wan, John D Seeger, Sandia Akhtar, Yixin Jiao, Yoganand Chillarige, Rose Do, John Hornberger, Joyce Obidi, Richard Forshee, Azadeh Shoaibi, Steven A Anderson (2022-06-11). [Articles] Risk of myocarditis and pericarditis after the COVID-19 mRNA vaccination in the USA: a cohort study in claims databases. thelancet.com An increased risk of myocarditis or pericarditis was observed after COVID-19 mRNA vaccination and was highest in men aged 18—25 years after a second dose of the vaccine. However, the incidence was rare. These results do not indicate a statistically significant risk difference between mRNA-1273 and BNT162b2, but it should not be ruled out that a difference might exist. Our study results, along with the benefit—risk profile, continue to support vaccination using either of the two mRNA vaccines.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-06-11). Pdte. venezolano: voz de los pueblos se escuchó en Los àÅngeles. telesurtv.net El jefe de Estado manifestó su agradecimiento a quienes se solidarizaron con Venezuela.

____ (2022-06-11). Maduro visits fair to see Iran knowledge-based firms products. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Visiting Venezuelan president paid a visit to the exhibition of capabilities and achievements of Iranian knowledge-based companies in Tehran on Saturday on the sidelines of his meetings and consultation with Iranian officials.

Jacob Nordangard (2022-06-11). World Economic Forum's "Young Global Leaders" Revealed. globalresearch.ca For several decades, this program has nurtured compliant leaders acting as WEF agents in governments around the world. The consequences are far-reaching and may turn out to be devastating for humanity.

Staff (2022-06-11). Iranian, Nigerian diplomats discuss economic, trade ties. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian on Saturday met with the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of Nigeria Zubairu Dada in Tehran to dicuss Iran-Nigeria's bilateral ties.

Staff (2022-06-11). Five people killed in helicopter crash near Tuscany in Italy. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Five people were killed after a helicopter crash in Italy, a regional governor said on Saturday, and two passengers were still missing two days after the aircraft vanished from radar screens.

____ (2022-06-11). 'Palm baby' discharged from hospital in Guangzhou. ecns.cn

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-06-11). Tribunal boliviano condena a 10 años de prisión a expresidenta de facto Jeanine àÅñez. telesurtv.net La Fiscalía, la Procuraduría General y el Senado habían pedido 15 años de prisión para Jeanine Áñez.

Zahra Mirzafarjouyan (2022-06-11). US may allow Iran's oil to market even without nuclear deal. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Chairman of the London Energy Club says if the midterm election is dominated by the need to get gas prices lower in America, turning a somewhat greater blind eye to the sanctioned barrels flowing out is probably expected.

Frank Lobbezoo, Ghizlane Aarab, Merel C Verhoeff, Catherine M C Volgenant (2022-06-11). [Correspondence] The value of oral care in dying and death. thelancet.com The focus on dying and death has been revived. The Lancet Commission on the value of death states that dying and death should be recognised as normal and, especially, meaningful: there is no life without death.1 To this end, end-of-life care ought to be available to all, with a shift in health-care focus from disease to person, from longevity to wellbeing, and from institutions to communities.1 The Lancet Commission on Palliative Care and Pain Relief Study Group recommended that all medical professionals ought to have general competencies in palliative care.

Elizabeth O'Brien, Miriam Rich (2022-06-11). [Perspectives] Obstetric violence in historical perspective. thelancet.com Although improvements in perinatal care have helped save many lives worldwide, reproductive health inequities remain rife. Racial, geographical, and class-based disparities shape divergent maternal and infant health outcomes, as well as unequal access to vital forms of health care such as abortion. Present-day reproductive injustices are contextualised by many factors, including the under-recognised history of obstetric violence. Obstetric violence refers to harm inflicted during or in relation to pregnancy, childbearing, and…

Staff (2022-06-11). Que esta sea la última cumbre donde nos falten los pueblos de Cuba, Nicaragua y Venezuela (+ Video). cubadebate.cu Estoy seguro que este planteamiento va a llevar a que esta sea la última cumbre en donde estemos discutiendo una organización agotada como la Organización de Estados Americanos, última cumbre en la que tengamos que discutir el bloqueo a Cuba y última cumbre que nos falten Cuba, Nicaragua, Venezuela o cualquier otro pueblo.

Staff (2022-06-11). Luis Arce destacó la denuncia de Alberto Fernández sobre acciones de la OEA durante golpe de Estado en Bolivia. cubadebate.cu El presidente boliviano, Luis Arce, resaltó este viernes la intervención en la Cumbre de las Américas de Alberto Fernández, que denunció el "rol nefasto" de la Organización de Estados Americanos (OEA) en el golpe de Estado a Evo Morales, en 2019. El argentino cuestionó la exclusión de Cuba, Venezuela y Nicaragua de la cumbre por EE.UU.

Staff (2022-06-11). Iran-Venezuela ties now at most favorable condition: FM. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian in a meeting with his Venezuelan counterpart assessed the condition of Iran-Venezuela ties as being in best condition.

____ (2022-06-11). 'Slashie' helps farmers with tractors, drones. ecns.cn Zou Xinv, head of Chunfeng Planting Cooperative in Binjiang Town, Yichun City, Jiangxi Province goes to fertilize the field with a sprayer on June 9.

Contributing Writers (2022-06-11). Video: Reiner Fàºellmich and Lawyers: "Different Batches" and "Lethal Doses", "The Vaccines Are Designed to Kill"/ By Reiner Fuellmich and Perspektiv. marktaliano.net Original Link Here: Video: Reiner Fàºellmich and Lawyers: "Different Batches" and "Lethal Doses", "The Vaccines Are Designed to Kill" &#1 ; Global ResearchGlobal Research &#1 ; Centre for Research on Globalization By Reiner Fuellmich and Perspektiv Global Research, June 11, 2022 Perspektiv 10 January 2022 ..]…

Staff (2022-06-11). VIDEO: Imam Reza birthday anniv. celebrated in Qom. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Iranian people mark the birthday anniversary of the eighth Shia Imam, Imam Reza (PBUH) in the holy shrine of his sister, Hazrat Masumeh, in Qom.

TeleSUR, ysm, MER (2022-06-11). Inauguran primer puente de carretera entre Rusia y China. telesurtv.net La estructura mide 1.080 metros de longitud, y enlaza a la ciudad rusa de Blagovéschensk con la china de Heihe.

Staff (2022-06-11). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on June 11. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Saturday, June 11.

Staff (2022-06-11). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on June 11. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Mehr News agency takes a look at headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Saturday, June 11.

Hélio Angotti Neto (2022-06-11). [Correspondence] The hijacking of science and truth by political conflict. thelancet.com Luis L C Correia and colleagues 1 filled their Correspondence with malicious and false information. Although they claimed to have no competing interests, at least two of them were directly involved in the approval of the recommendations proposed in the Brazilian guideline for COVID-19 outpatient treatment (which would only become guidelines if approved by the Brazilian National Secretary of Science, Technology, Innovation, and Strategic Products in Healthcare). These recommendations were disapproved because of too many inconsistencies, including meta-analyses with low statistical power.

____ (2022-06-11). China's FM says U.S.' disrespectful cooperation' with Latin America doomed to fail. ecns.cn The US places more importance on its selfish interests. Its so-called cooperation with other countries is aimed at excluding and containing certain countries. This is deeply disrespectful for Latin American and Caribbean countries. It would not be recognized by regional countries, still less deliver real benefits to the people in the region. It would only end in failure.

Staff (2022-06-11). Ministerio de Trabajo y Seguridad Social informa sobre proceso de adecuación de actividad de cuentapropistas. cubadebate.cu Los trabajadores por cuenta propia que no han adecuado el ejercicio de su actividad deben acudir a las Oficinas de Trámites y Empleo del municipio donde residen con el proyecto de trabajo a desarrollar, que puede ser entregado en formato digital, informó en su página web el Ministerio de Trabajo y Seguridad Social.

No Decision Today (2022-06-11). While Waiting for Supreme Court Decision on Abortion, Large Street Protest in SF. indybay.org The Supreme Court released only one decision Wednesday, June 8 but it was not the anticipated case that would determine the fate of Roe v. Wade.

____ (2022-06-11). Iran, Russia to launch green customs to strengthen coop. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Islamic Republic of Iran and Russian Federation will set up a customs office entitled "Green Customs" in line with invigoration of bilateral cooperation in the field of customs.

Anonymous811 (2022-06-11). London Is Yet To Stop Talking And Start Acting To Safe Mercenaries From Death Penalty In DPR. southfront.org The death sentence for three foreign militants fighting along with the AFU against Russian servicemen shocked the public. The mercenaries…

Staff (2022-06-11). Rusia concede a Cuba aplazamiento del pago de préstamos. cubadebate.cu El presidente de Rusia, Vladímir Putin, firmó este sábado una ley que validó cuatro protocolos en los acuerdos de préstamo intergubernamentales ruso-cubanos para otorgar a Cuba una prórroga de los pagos. El Consejo de la Federación de Rusia ratificó el documento el 8 de junio, mientras que la Duma Estatal lo hizo el 24 de mayo.

____ (2022-06-11). First large-scale metaverse-themed fashion show put on stage in Hong Kong. ecns.cn Juxtaposed 2022 FASHION META, an event that combines creative technology with traditional craftsmanship is put on stage in Central, Hong Kong on the evening of June 9, 2022.

Staff (2022-06-11). Sentencian a expresidenta de facto de Bolivia, Jeanine àÅñez, a diez años de prisión. cubadebate.cu Jeanine àÅñez fue sentenciada este viernes a diez años de cárcel por actuar contra la Constitución boliviana al autoproclamarse presidenta en 2019, luego de la dimisión forzada de Evo Morales. En el caso Golpe de Estado II, el Tribunal Primero de Sentencia Anticorrupción de La Paz condenó por unanimidad a la expresidenta de facto.

Common Dreams staff (2022-06-11). At March for Our Lives, A Call for a Nationwide Strike of Schools. commondreams.org "Avoid attending school if your leaders fail to do the job"

Staff (2022-06-11). Desde este domingo, Cuadrando la Caja, nuevo programa televisivo para debatir sobre economía. cubadebate.cu Cuadrando la Caja, nueva propuesta televisiva para debatir, cuestionar y llegar a consensos desde el socialismo cubano sobre temas económicos, saldrá al aire este domingo a las 7: 00 p.m. por el canal Caribe. øQué son las utilidades? øCómo se planifican? øCuáles son las condiciones que han propiciado la obtención de algunas empresas de súper utilidades? øSon el resultado de una mayor eficiencia por parte de la Empresa Estatal Socialista?

TeleSUR, SH (2022-06-11). Líder norcoreano llama a reforzar capacidades defensivas del país. telesurtv.net Durante la sesión del Partido de los Trabajadores, Kim Jong-un decidió nombrar como nueva ministra de Exteriores a Choe Son-Hui.

Udani Samarasekera (2022-06-11). [Perspectives] Lola Kola: developing mHealth for mental health in west Africa. thelancet.com Lola Kola's passion is global mental health research that harnesses the potential "of psychological interventions for improving outcomes for patients when delivered by trained lay health-care workers" and "the use of technology to support the delivery of such interventions", she says. Based in Ibadan, Nigeria, Kola is Senior Research Fellow at the University of Ibadan's WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Mental Health, Neurosciences and Drug and Alcohol Abuse in the Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, and Adjunct Associate Professor at the Department of Sociology and Psychology at th…

Ralph Nader (2022-06-11). Time for a Taxpayer Revolt: How Corporatist Politicians Make You Subsidize Big Corporations. commondreams.org New York's Kathy Hochul is just getting started in her enormous giveaways to the super-rich and greedy. She is the plutocrats' Governor.

____ (2022-06-11). Sales of Chinese auto brands continue steady growth in May. ecns.cn A total of 620,000 Chinese-brand passenger cars were sold last month, up 5 percent year on year and surging 29 percent from April, according to the China Passenger Car Association.

Bruce E Sands, Peter M Irving, Timothy Hoops, James L Izanec, Long-Long Gao, Christopher Gasink, Andrew Greenspan, Matthieu Allez, Silvio Danese, Stephen B Hanauer, Vipul Jairath, Tanja Kuehbacher, James D Lewis, Edward V Loftus, Emese Mihaly, Remo Panaccione, Ellen Scherl, Oksana B Shchukina, William J Sandborn, SEAVUE Study Group (2022-06-11). [Articles] Ustekinumab versus adalimumab for induction and maintenance therapy in biologic-naive patients with moderately to severely active Crohn's disease: a multicentre, randomised, double-blind, parallel-group, phase 3b trial. thelancet.com Both ustekinumab and adalimumab monotherapies were highly effective in this population of biologic-naive patients, with no difference in the primary outcome between the drugs.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-11). Iran VP, Iraq minister discuss bilateral cultural relations. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Iranian vice president for parliamentary affairs and the Iraqi culture minister stress the need to broaden cultural relations in the interest of both Iraqi and Iranian nations.

Staff (2022-06-11). Iran, Venezuela planning 20-year cooperation map. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Referring to the brotherly ties of Tehran and Caracas, Nicolas Maduro said that Iranian and Venezuelan ministers are currently building a cooperation map and establishing plans and strategies for the next 20 years.

Thomas P Chapman, Jack Satsangi (2022-06-11). [Comment] Head-to-head biologic therapy in Crohn's disease. thelancet.com The therapeutic armamentarium for the chronic inflammatory bowel diseases—Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis—is rapidly expanding, yet treatment failure remains common, with substantial impact upon patients' quality of life and health-care costs, including hospitalisation and surgery.1 There is increasing emphasis on the attainment of deep remission with mucosal healing in the hope of improving outcomes,2 leading to a shift in treatment paradigm towards top-down therapy, with early use of biologic therapy increasingly favoured over conventional therapy (corticosteroids and immunomodulators).

_____ (2022-06-11). In The Wake Of Uvalde, A Teacher's Plea For Police-Free Schools. popularresistance.org For educators like myself, no matter how far we teach from Uvalde, Texas, the recent mass shooting at Robb Elementary, like so many before it, is still palpable in our classrooms‚Äâ—‚Äâamong students and teachers alike. | Two days after the massacre, Toni Wright, one of my students in New Haven, Conn., stood in our high school's hallway crying. "I couldn't even make it to school yesterday," they told me. "I got on the bus, I made it down the street, but I had to get off and tell my mom to come get me. I was so upset that it was physically hurting me to try to go to school."

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-11). Resistance only way to counter US pressures: Leader. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — "Iran and Venezuela's successful experience show that the sole way to win against US pressures is resistance," according to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Khamenei in a meeting with President Maduro Sat..

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-11). Uzbek president offers condolences to Iran on train accident. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — The President of Uzbekistan sent a message to the President of Iran expressing his condolences over the losses of live and injury of a number of people in a passenger train derailment incident in the east of the country.

TeleSUR, ldp, SH (2022-06-11). Irán y Venezuela firman un acuerdo de cooperación por 20 años. telesurtv.net Ambos países padecen las sanciones de Estados Unidos por lo que conforman un frente de apoyo estratégico.

Fernando De la Cuadra (2022-06-11). Hambre y miseria azotan a Brasil en un año electoral. globalizacion.ca En este artículo el autor muestra las diferencias existentes entre los gobiernos del PT y de Bolsonaro en materia de lucha contra el hambre y sostiene que, el futuro gobierno de Lula tendra que realizara un enorme esfuerzo para sacar…

____ (2022-06-11). China's push for education equality. ecns.cn However, this burden reduction should not come at the expense of succumbing to banal market pleasures."ÄÄ"ÄÄA reading room at a Beijing primary school in Beijing, China, July 19, 2021.

Anonymous669 (2022-06-11). Turkey Unveils Indigenous Radar-Killer Kamikaze Drone. southfront.org The Kargi loitering munition is showcased as part of the EFES-2022 drill, Izmir, Turkey, June 6, 2022. (AA Photo) | Turkey's engineering firm Lentatek has unveiled the Kargi anti-radiation loitering munition on the sideline of the EFES-2022 military exercise. | The EFES-2022 exercise, which was held in Izmir on the Aegean Sea, concluded on June 9 and featured more than 1,000 personnel from 37 countries. More than 40 Turkish defense companies attended the exercise to exhibit their products. | Lentatek developed the…

Dr. Russell Blaylock (2022-06-11). The COVID Pandemic and the mRNA Vaccine: What Is the Truth? Dr. Russell L. Blaylock. globalresearch.ca The COVID-19 pandemic is one of the most manipulated infectious disease events in history. Official lies in an unending stream led by government bureaucracies, medical associations, medical boards, the media, and UN agencies.

Staff (2022-06-11). Fusako Shignenobu, in her own words. samidoun.net The following translation of Fusako Shigenobu's last newsletter from prison was published by translator Lisa Hofmann-Kuroda at Medium. We are honored to republish this important translation and once again salute Fusako Shigenobu upon her liberation, her daughter Mai and all of her comrades in struggle. Fusako Shigenobu is the former leader of the Japanese Red …

Staff (2022-06-11). Iranian actor 'Farrokhnezhad' awarded at Amsterdam Septimius. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 12 (MNA) — Iranian actor Hamid Farrokhnezhad won the prize of best actor in the Asian sector of Septimius awards for the film "Major".

____ (2022-06-11). US sanctions policy to create new G8 group: Volodin. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Russia's State Duma Speaker said that a new G8 group including Iran and Russia will be set up with the sanctions policy of the United States and its allies.

TeleSUR, mcs, MER (2022-06-11). Nueva represión israelí deja 20 heridos en Cisjordania. telesurtv.net De acuerdo con las autoridades locales, en casi un mes, al menos ocho palestinos fueron asesinados y más de 620 lesionados en la ciudad.

Juan J. Paz y Miño Cepeda (2022-06-11). China y Rusia ø'Amenazas' para América Latina? globalizacion.ca En contrapartida a la visión estadounidense, en América Latina cada vez se vuelve más difícil considerar que Rusia y China sean "amenazas". La Universidad George Washington, fundada en 1821, es una de las más prestigiosas del mundo y reconocida por…

TeleSUR, SH (2022-06-11). Pdte. Maduro es recibido por su par iraní en Teherán. telesurtv.net Durante el encuentro ambos presidentes revisarán y potenciarán lo relacionado a la cooperación en materia energética.

WSWS (2022-06-11). New Zealand hospitals inundated, healthcare system "imploding" wsws.org Hospitals are delaying thousands of operations due to being inundated with COVID cases and other winter illnesses, thanks to the Labour Party-led government's homicidal "let it rip" policy.

Anonymous811 (2022-06-11). The First Highway Bridge Between Russia and China. southfront.org The first bridge connecting Russia and China was opened in the Russian city of Blagoveshchensk and Chinese city of Heihe. The opening ceremony was held on June 10, 2022. The bridge was planned to open back in 2016, but the coronavirus pandemic was to blame. | The ceremony was remotely attended by Yuri Trutnev, Deputy Prime Minister and Presidential Envoy to the Russian Far East; Hu Chunhua, Deputy Premier of the State Council of China; Vitaly Saveliev, Minister of Transportati…

Staff (2022-06-11). Minrex mantiene contacto con embajadas e instituciones financieras cubanas. cubadebate.cu Ernesto Soberón, director general de Asuntos Consulares y Cubanos Residentes en el Exterior (Daccre), señaló en Twitter que el Minrex se mantiene en comunicación con las embajadas que recientemente comunicaron la suspensión temporal de sus servicios consulares y las instituciones financieras cubanas.

Staff (2022-06-11). Congratulations to Muslims on birthday anniv. of Imam Reza. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Today is the blessed birthday anniversary of Imam Reza (PBUH), the 8th Infallible Successor of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH). On this auspicious occasion, Shia Muslims across the globe pay tribute to the Eighth Infallible Imam.

TeleSUR, ysm, SH (2022-06-11). Trovador Silvio Rodríguez recibe llaves de la capital mexicana. telesurtv.net La jefa del Gobierno de la Ciudad de México reconoció la presencia del cantautor "en la lucha por un presente y un futuro feliz, solidario y transformador".

Contributing Writers (2022-06-11). She's EXPOSING the truth in China, and they're furious/ Redacted Conversation with Vanessa Beeley. marktaliano.net READ MORE: "Admission Against Interest": The West Supports Uighurs To Destabilize/Destroy China. Is China a Communist or a Capitalist Country? &#1 ; Global ResearchGlobal Research &#1 ; Centre for Research on Globalization…

Grace Li, Federica Cappuccini, Natalie G Marchevsky, Parvinder K Aley, Robert Aley, Rachel Anslow, Sagida Bibi, Katrina Cathie, Elizabeth Clutterbuck, Saul N Faust, Shuo Feng, Paul T Heath, Simon Kerridge, Alice Lelliott, Yama Mujadidi, Khuen Foong Ng, Sarah Rhead, Hannah Roberts, Hannah Robinson, Marion R Roderick, Nisha Singh, David Smith, Matthew D Snape, Rinn Song, Karly Tang, Andy Yao, Xinxue Liu, Teresa Lambe, Andrew J Pollard, the COV006 study team (2022-06-11). [Articles] Safety and immunogenicity of the ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 (AZD1222) vaccine in children aged 6—17 years: a preliminary report of COV006, a phase 2 single-blind, randomised, controlled trial. thelancet.com ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 is well tolerated and immunogenic in children aged 6—17 years, inducing concentrations of antibody that are similar to those associated with high efficacy in phase 3 studies in adults. No safety concerns were raised in this trial.

Angela (2022-06-11). Saturday 6/11: Free virtual screening of the documentary film "This is Jerusalem Calling" indybay.org

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-11). Explosion in Kabul leaves 6 killed, 2 injured. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Media have reported from Afghanistan that sveral people have been killed or injured in bus explosion in the Afghanistan capital on Saturday afternoon.

Betsey Piette (2022-06-11). Philly Pride 2022: Smash racism, transphobia and police brutality! workers.org Philadelphia Center City Philadelphia was awash with rainbow flags, as a sea of people turned out to celebrate the city's 50th Pride march on June 5. This year's event, with new organizers PHL Pride Collective and the Philly Dyke March, will go down as one of the most diverse events . . . |

____ (2022-06-11). Six pandas in Chongqing celebrate birthday together. ecns.cn Chongqing Zoo holds a collective birthday party for six giant pandas on June 10. They are three-year-old "Shuangshuang", "Chongchong", "Xixi" and "Qingqing" and one-year-old "Xingxing" and "Chenchen".

Staff (2022-06-11). Turkiye targets areas in N Syria with rockets. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Local sources in Syria reported that Turkiye has launched a rocket attack on the northern parts of the country.

Anonymous103 (2022-06-11). Military Situation In Syria On June 11, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org On June 11, Russia reported that Idlib militants violated the ceasefire regime in Greater Idlib 9 times: 6 &#1 ; in Idlib province, 3 &#1 ; in Latakia province; | On June 10, the Israeli Defence Forces attacked areas south of Damascus with several missiles; | On June 11, five civilians were killed in an IED explosion in Deir al-Adas town; | On June 11, artillery of Turkish-backed forces shelled SDF positions north of Manbij; | On June 10, artillery of Turkish-backed force…

Staff (2022-06-11). Palestinian Resistance carries out missile test in Gaza. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Palestinian sources on Saturday reported that the Palestinian Resistance forces have launched a missile test on the shores of Gaza, during which several missiles were fired into the sea.

Mónica Peralta Ramos (2022-06-11). Hacia un nuevo orden global. globalizacion.ca Desde la caída de Mariupol bajo control ruso, el avance militar de Rusia complica los objetivos de la política norteamericana y contradice al relato central de la guerra informativa. En un hecho poco frecuente y de gran importancia, el Presidente…

Staff (2022-06-11). Gunmen kidnap 38 passengers on minibuses in Haiti. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Gang members in Haiti on Friday kidnapped 38 people as they were riding in minibuses out of the capital Port-au-Prince, bound for the south of the country, the head of a drivers' association said.

Staff (2022-06-11). Premundial sub-15: Cuba gana una medalla bronceada y dolorosa. cubadebate.cu Después de cargar en sus espaldas con el doloroso e increíble error de su cuerpo de dirección, que los privó de su pase a la final, el equipo Cuba de béisbol que participa en el Premundial sub-15 en Venezuela derrotó por fuera de combate a su similar de Puerto Rico 11-1 para quedarse con la medalla de bronce del torneo.

Staff (2022-06-11). Iran warns neighbors against letting Israel in region. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Commander of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy has warned neighboring countries against allowing Israelis into the Persian Gulf, saying such a move would bring nothing but chaos and instability to the region.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-06-11). Iran's railways, roads among safest routes. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 11 (MNA) — Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy Mehdi Safari held a meeting with TRACECA secretary general during which he stressed that Iran's railways and roads are among the most secured routes in the world.

Manish Patel, Minal Patel (2022-06-11). [Comment] Increasing children's global access to COVID-19 vaccines. thelancet.com Expanding COVID-19 vaccination to children is an issue for parents and decision makers worldwide. Among nine vaccines with WHO Emergency Use Listing (EUL), only two are authorised for children: Pfizer-BioNTech's BNT162b2 and Moderna's mRNA-1273.1 The WHO EUL is required for vaccines purchased through the COVAX mechanism, but other vaccines without EUL for paediatric use, such as BBIBP-CorV (SinoPharm), CoronaVac (SinoVac), and Covaxin (Bharat Biotech), are used in children with local approvals.2 Because of lower rates of severe COVID-19 in children than in older adults, and inequities in vaccine supply, the WHO S…

Staff (2022-06-11). Nuestra determinación tiene que ser, ahora y siempre, que saldremos adelante, nunca nos rendiremos. cubadebate.cu No dejemos que gerencien nuestra irritación para manipularnos de acuerdo con una agenda política bien trazada. Después del fracaso de la cumbrecita de Los àÅngeles están desesperados por lograr una explosión social que les justifique la infamia de habernos excluido. Esta es una operación de laboratorio, nada espontánea y detrás de ella, los sospechosos habituales.

Staff (2022-06-10). Two Berlin events rally for Palestine, highlight women's role in liberation movement. samidoun.net Palestinian and solidarity organizers in Berlin, Germany, are organizing two events in the coming days for the liberation of Palestine. After the Berlin police banned all demonstrations commemorating the Palestinian Nakba on the weekend of 15 May and then repressed the spontaneous mobilizations in the streets for Palestine, a coalition of organizations resisting repression, including …

Editor (2022-06-10). There Are Better Ways for Societies to Address Inflation Than By Hiking Interest Rates. scheerpost.com By Richard D. Wolff / Economy for All A deafening silence defines "debates" among U.S. leaders about stopping or slowing today's inflation. Alternatives to the Federal Reserve's raising of interest rates and curtailing money supply growth are ignored. It's as if there were no other ways to rein in price increases except to add more …

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-06-10). Storms at the Summit of the Americas. libya360.wordpress.com Rosa Miriam Elizalde The 9th Summit of the Americas, in Los Angeles. (Photo: Summit of the Americas via Twitter) June 7 was a bad day for the secretary-general of the Organization of American States. During the Summit of the Americas, a young man declared to him what he is: an instigator of the coup in…

Editor (2022-06-10). Priti Patel's Sweeping New Threat To Free Expression. scheerpost.com Priti Patel leaves St Paul's Cathedral with other ministers after the Platinum Jubilee service on Friday. (Photo: Andrew Parsons / No 10) | By Richard Norton-Taylor / Journalists who receive some funding from foreign governments are at risk of committing offences under a bill that carries a maximum sentence of life imprisonment. The risk also applies to individuals working for civil society organisations such as human rights groups. | It would be an offence to disclose leaked information that would p…

Aimee Rickman (2022-06-10). "We are not done": Policy, protections, and the people's struggle for Pride. mronline.org June is Pride Month. It is a time to celebrate. It's also a time to remember the struggle for equal rights, a history we are continually encouraged to forsake, fragment, and forget.

Editor (2022-06-10). Joe Biden's saber-rattling threatens World War III—with China and Russia. mronline.org Fits long pattern of war-mongering and provocations that are a feature of the American Century.

Ann Brown (2022-06-10). Airline Says South Africans Must Speak Colonizer Language of Afrikaners, Pass Test To Fly. moguldom.com Irish low-cost air carrier Ryanair is under fire for asking South African travelers to pass an Afrikaans language test to prove their nationality before boarding flights. The airline, which was founded in 1984 and headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, is being accused of racial discrimination after presenting passengers with an Afrikaans test. Afrikaans is a West …

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-06-10). Black Homeownership is At 45%: 5 Things To Know About Homeownership as a Factor in Wealth Gap. moguldom.com Black homeownership in America continues to lag behind that of other groups, thus increasing the racial wealth gap. HEre are 5 things to know about homeownership as a factor in the wealth gap. 1. Black homeownership is at 44.7 percent Recent statistics released by the National Association of Realtors show Black homeownership rates sit at …

Noreply (2022-06-10). My Talking Head For The Weekend. smoothiex12.blogspot.com It is Friday, after all. First, me talking about… things. I wrote a lot on netcentricity in this blog.

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-06-10). Closely Watched CPI Inflation Reading Comes in Hotter Than Expected, Highest in 40 Years. moguldom.com The U.S. has been reeling from high inflation since last year, but now the core consumer price index (CPI) has reached levels even some financial experts didn't anticipate. The CPI hit 8.6 percent in May, marking the fastest pace since December 1981, The Wall Street Journal reported. The increased costs of goods and services across …

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