Monthly Archives: August 2022

2022-08-31: News Headlines

Dave DeCamp (2022-08-31). Taiwan Says It Fired at Chinese Drone for First Time. news.antiwar.com Taiwan's Defense Ministry said Tuesday that Taiwanese troops fired warning shots at a Chinese drone that was flying in airspace over Kinmen County, an archipelago of Taiwanese-controlled islands off the southeastern coast of mainland China. The Taiwanese Army's Kinmen Defense Command said that three "civilian" drones flew over the Kinmen islands, also known as Quemoy …

Staff (2022-08-31). Militants kill at least 40 villagers in east Congo attacks. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Suspected militants killed at least 40 civilians in a string of attacks on several villages in the east Democratic Republic of Congo between Thursday and Monday, a local human rights group and a hospital worker said Tuesday.

WSWS (2022-08-31). More than 30 killed as rival Shia groups struggle for power in Baghdad. wsws.org The caretaker government of Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew, while Iran closed its borders with Iraq on the eve of an annual pilgrimage to Iraqi Shia sites.

____ (2022-08-31). Former Soviet leader Gorbachev dies at 91. ecns.cn Former President of the Soviet Union Mikhail Gorbachev has died at 91, Russian media reported Tuesday.

Juan Cole (2022-08-31). That Time Gorbachev Announced Soviet Withdrawal from Afghanistan and US went on Building up Muslim Fundamentalists there Anyway, leading to 9/11. juancole.com Ann Arbor (Informed Comment) Mikhail Gorbachev's passing yesterday at age 91 is a good occasion to review some of the profound mistakes of the Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush presidencies regarding Afghanistan. Reagan-era officials refused to believe that Premier Gorbachev actually intended to pull Soviet troops out of Afghanistan, though Gorbachev came into …

____ (2022-08-31). U.S. should stop sending wrong signals to 'Taiwan independence' forces: spokesperson. ecns.cn

Infobrics (2022-08-31). Indian, Russian Banks in Talks to Conduct Bilateral Business in Local Currencies. infobrics.org Indian Banks' Association (IBA) is reportedly working to facilitate talks between over 15 Russian banks with Indian lenders so as to clear the way for bilateral business in their respective local currencies…

Infobrics (2022-08-31). Emerging Markets Rush to Join BRICS Alliance as High Energy Prices Persist. infobrics.org As emerging markets recover from the Covid-19 pandemic and face financial headwinds due to interest rate hikes in the US, the BRICS group — Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa — is looking to expand its membership to tackle shared challenges…

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-08-31). Faced With US 'Decapitation Drill'/DPRK Korea Missile Launch Is Self-Defense. orinocotribune.com By Sara Flounders | The western corporate media described the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's launch of two missiles as threatening, aggressive and paranoid. What most media failed to report was the prior U.S. military exercises with Japan and South Korea off Hawai'i, in preparation for extensive war exercises off Korea, that provoked the DPRK's two warning shots. | An article in the Daily Beast, an online news website, headlined a longer and upcoming military land, sea and air exercise this way: "U.S. to Enrage Kim Jong Un With Assassination Dry Run." The article then r…

Dave DeCamp (2022-08-31). Swedish FM Says Negotiations With Turkey on NATO Bid 'Becoming Difficult'. news.antiwar.com Swedish Foreign Minister Anne Linde said Sunday that negotiations with Turkey on Stockholm's NATO bid are "becoming difficult," Linde said that the situation became more difficult after a photograph was taken in July that showed a group of Swedish MPs and members of Sweden's Left Party holding the flags of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) and the People's Defense Units (YPG), two Kurdish-led groups Turkey considers a terrorist organization. | "Negotiations with Turkey over NATO have become more difficult, after deputies from the Le…

____ (2022-08-31). China calls for concrete actions to U.S. on gun control. ecns.cn

Anonymous103 (2022-08-31). Military Situation In Eastern Ukraine On (Map Update). southfront.org Clashes between the AFU and Russian-led forces continue in the Pisky area. Russian forces captured the M-04 ring road; | Clashes between the AFU and Russian-led forces continue in the Dolyna area; | Clashes between the AFU and Russian-led forces continue near Bakhmut; | Clashes between the AFU and Russian-led forces continue in the Kodema area; | Clashes between the AFU and Russian-led forces continue in the Ivano-Dar'ivka area. | MORE ON THE TOPIC: : |

Anonymous103 (2022-08-31). M777 Howitzers Are One Of The Favorite Targets Of Russian Forces. southfront.org Destroyed armored truck M1083A1P2 and 155-mm howitzer M777 of the Ukrainian army | In recent days, the Russian military sources published several videos showing the destruction of the western M777 howitzers on the front lines. According to the official statements by the Russian Ministry of Defense and the DPR People's Militia, at least eight howitzers were recently destroyed in the Donbass and other regions in Eastern Ukraine. | On, in the area of the Knyazevka settlement of the Kherson region, two American M777…

Anonymous669 (2022-08-31). In Video: Ukrainian Saboteurs Armed With Western Weapons Detained Near Zaporozhye Nuclear Plant. southfront.org . | A Ukrainian sabotage group, which was plotting a terrorist attack at the Zaporozhye nuclear power plant (NPP), had been detained in Enerhodar city, Vladimir Rogov, a member of the main council of the Zaporozhye region military-civil administration, said on."A group of Ukrainian saboteurs who were preparing a terrorist attack at the Zaporozhye nuclear power plant was detained," Rogov told Sputnik. | The saboteurs were armed with three British-supplied NLAW anti-tank missiles and equipped with…

Marcy Winograd (2022-08-31). The Missing 'Peace' in $13.5 Billion of Military Aid to Ukraine. commondreams.org We cannot call for peace in Ukraine while simultaneously supplying that country with advanced rocket systems and missiles that could lead to a direct war between the US and Russia, the world's most heavily armed nuclear nations.

Dave DeCamp (2022-08-31). Report: Russia, Ukraine Tentatively Agreed on Peace Deal in April. news.antiwar.com Russian and Ukrainian officials tentatively agreed on a potential peace deal during negotiations back in April 2022, The article reads: "According to multiple former senior US officials we spoke with, in April 2022, Russian and Ukrainian negotiators appeared to have tentatively agreed on the outlines of a negotiated interim settlement." | The terms of that settlement would have been for…

Anonymous103 (2022-08-31). Military Situation In Ukraine On (Map Update). southfront.org Russia struck the 57th Motorised Infantry Brigade of the AFU near Sukhoi Stavok with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck the 10th Mountain Assault Brigade of the AFU near Druzhkovka with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck the 56th Motorized Infantry Brigade of the AFU near Karlovka with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Lozovoye with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Zelenodolsk with…

Nova Sobieralski (2022-08-31). Senator Jordon Steele-John: 'Disabled people must be at the centre of Senate NDIS review'. greenleft.org.au Senator Jordon Steele-John has accused Labor of failing to draw on the expertise of the lived experience of disability advocates and fears that mistakes will be repeated. Nova Sobieralski reports.

No Nukes Action (2022-08-31). Tuesday 8/30: HALT the SB 846 Bill for the taxpayers & ratepayers of CA That Keeps Diablo Canyon. indybay.org Senator Nancy Skinner's Office | Oakland State Building | 1515 Clay St. | Oakland…

Middle East Monitor (2022-08-31). 6-year-old Palestinian dies after Israel denies him Access to Treatment outside Gaza. juancole.com By Wafa Aludaini | ( Middle East Monitor ) A press release issued by Al-Mezan Centre for Human Rights condemned the discriminatory restriction on movement and the arbitrary permit system imposed by the Israeli occupation on Palestinian patients obstructing their access to hospitals outside Gaza. We tried all possible ways to treat him, …

Matthew Cunningham-Cook (2022-08-31). Betting On A Wall Street Path To Congress. levernews.com In one of 2022's final contested congressional primaries between progressives and the Democratic establishment, party leaders are coalescing around a Rhode Island official who has used retirees' savings to pay more than a half a billion dollars in fees for high-risk financial investments.The schemes backed by General Treasurer Seth Magaziner delivered subpar returns for teachers, firefighters, and other public-sector workers already hit by

Dana Sanchez (2022-08-31). Jerome Powell: Fed Must Keep Raising Interest Rates, U.S. Economy Should Brace For Pain. moguldom.com U.S. Stock prices have fallen for three straight days since Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the central bank must keep raising interest rates for a while to control the fastest rise in inflation in 40 years, even if doing so dampens growth and causes unemployment. Failure to curb inflation now raises the risk of …

WSWS (2022-08-31). Structural shifts in global economy driving central bankers' class war program. wsws.org At this year's Jackson Hole meeting, Fed chair Powell set the stage for the response, taken up by all participants, that central banks must not waver from interest rate hikes and, if necessary, go beyond the measures carried out by Fed chair Paul Volcker in the 1980s that produced economic devastation for the working class in the US and internationally under the banner of "fighting inflation."

_____ (2022-08-31). The Symbolism of the "Warm" Reception Macron Faced in Algeria. journal-neo.org Africa as a whole and its northern and western parts especially have recently been turned into a political Mecca. Caravans of representatives of the ruling European political elite would head there in a bid to find a way out of the energy crisis unleashed by the US and the EU upon the world. This crisis …

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-31). Mayo Clinic Minute: Helping your child with back-to-school anxiety. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Most kids are eager for the last day of school and the start of summer vacation. But this time of year, there are many students who might not look forward to returning to the classroom, in part because of separation anxiety. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/C_wvC0NAgy8 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. By the time the first…

Adriaan Alsema (2022-08-31). Colombia's war crimes tribunal to investigate state officials' business associates. colombiareports.com Colombia's war crimes tribunal JEP announced investigations into war crimes committed by state officials, and their allies in the private sector and paramilitary groups. In a press conference, JEP magistrate…

Anonymous103 (2022-08-31). Military Situation In Syria On (Map Update). southfront.org On, the Russian Ministry of Defense recorded no hostilities and ceasefire violations in the Idlib region in the past 24 hours; | On, Russian warplanes struck positions of Turkish-backed forces near Ariha town; | On, Russian warplanes struck positions of Turkish-backed forces near Idlib city; | On, SAA artillery shelled positions of Turkish-backed forces in the Majdaliya area; | On, SAA artillery shelled positions of Turk…

Claus Peter Ortlieb, Herbert Bottcher (2022-08-31). Spiral downward and No exit! indybay.org The austerity dictates imposed on the Eurozone are only exacerbating the crisis they are supposed to be fighting. In all economies under the thumb of the "troika" of the International Monetary Fund, the European Central Bank & the European Commission, the austerity measures are leading to a collapse in domestic demand.

____ (2022-08-31). Xi meets model civil servants. ecns.cn President Xi Jinping met with representatives of model civil servants who are in Beijing to attend a national award ceremony on Tuesday.

WSWS (2022-08-31). New Australian Labor government intensifies assault on working class and war preparations against China. wsws.org These remarks were delivered by Cheryl Crisp, the national secretary of the Socialist Equality Party (SEP) in Australia, to the Seventh National Congress of the SEP (US), held from July 31 to.

The Conversation (2022-08-31). Mar-a-Lago search Warrant Affidavit reveals how Trump may have compromised National Security. juancole.com By Clark D. Cunningham, Georgia State University | The Justice Department on, released an affidavit written by an FBI special agent that was used to obtain a court order for the FBI's search of former President Donald Trump's Florida estate for documents related to national defense and other government records. Large …

____ (2022-08-31). Park archway makes way for rail transit project in Shanxi. ecns.cn The archway was moved 24 meters southward for the construction of Rail Transit Line 1 in the city.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-31). National Institutes of Health renews Mayo Clinic's $48 million Clinical and Translational Science Award. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic announced today that its Center for Clinical and Translational Science has successfully renewed funding for its research grant from the National Institutes of Health National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences for five more years. The funding award, totaling $48.2 million, is one of Mayo's largest NIH grants, supporting research and education across the institution at that aims to accelerate innovation to improve patient care and health for all people. "We…

Staff (2022-08-31). Oil Minister El Aissami Presents Evidence of Corruption by Former PDVSA CEO Rafael Ramírez. orinocotribune.com This Tuesday,, Venezuelan Minister for Petroleum, Tareck El Aissami, presented to the Public Ministry (MP) evidence of largescale fraud committed by former Minister of Energy and Petroleum, Rafael Ramírez, against Petróleos de Venezuela (PDVSA), and asked Attorney General Tarek William Saab to open an investigation and issue an international arrest warrant. | At a press conference from the headquarters of the Public Ministry, in Caracas, El Aissami reported that evidence was filed with the attorney general in which the "most serious corruption plot that has ever been known against our oil industry" was…

Ann Brown (2022-08-31). Inspired By Reparations Movement in California, Nevada Is Exploring Its Own Approach. moguldom.com As California moves forward with its study of possible reparations for residents who are ancestors of slaves, Nevada is now considering it own approach to reparations. Recently, during a Las Vegas-based webinar led by the American Civil Liberties Union of Nevada (ACLU), local leaders discussed whether Black Nevadans should receive reparations. The conversation was held …

Infobrics (2022-08-31). Xi Jinping's Foreign Policy Thinking and Sino-Russian Cooperation in the Changins of the International Order. infobrics.org The close bilateral relationship between China and Russia is one of the most important features of the evolution of international relations in the early 21st century. At the same time, the changing international order has also created new areas for Sino-Russian cooperation…

Anonymous669 (2022-08-31). Casualties Reported After New Wave Of Russian Airstrikes On Syria's Greater Idlib (Photos). southfront.org A Russian Su-24 strike aircraft in the sky over the Khmeimim airbase in Syria. Photo: Dmitriy Vinogradov / RIA Novosti | On, fighter jets of the Russian Aerospace Forces carried out a series of airstrikes on the northwestern Syrian region of Greater Idlib, which is occupied by al-Qaeda-affiliated Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) and several other terrorist groups. | The airstrikes hit the outskirts of the town of Sarjah in the southern countryside of Idlib, where HTS maintain a number of posit…

Anonymous103 (2022-08-31). China Is Aggressively Reselling Russian Gas To Europe. southfront.org An LNG ship docked at a port in Chiba, Japan. China's resales of LNG have added supply to the spot market | Originally published on One month ago, we were surprised to read how, despite a suppressed appetite for energy amid its housing crash and economic downturn (for which "zero covid" has emerged as a convenient scapegoat for emperor Xi), China has been soaking up more Russian natural gas so far this…

Binoy Kampmark (2022-08-31). Beggars in Surplus: Australia's University Gangsters. dissidentvoice.org With the election of a new government in Australia in May, the begging bowls were being readied by administrators in the university sector. Bloated, ungainly, ruthless and uneven in quality, the country's universities, for the most part, had inadvertently made their case for more public funding harder. Initially ravaged by poor investment decisions, notably in …

Ann Brown (2022-08-31). Black Pastor Handcuffed And Arrested By Police For Watering Neighbor's Flowers, Thought Of As Suspicious. moguldom.com Imagine doing a good deed for a neighbor and being arrested for it? That is what happened to a Black pastor in Alabama who was arrested on May 22 while watering his neighbor's flowers. Now Pastor Michael Jennings, who is a former police officer, is speaking out about the recently released body camera video from …

Ann Brown (2022-08-31). New RICO In Atlanta: 26 Members Of 'Drug Rich' Gang Indicted For Allegedly Robbing Celebrity Homes, Other Crimes. moguldom.com There has been a rash of home invasions of celebrity homes over the span of four years in Atlanta. It turns out there was one gang behind them all, said local police. On, 26 alleged gang members were indicted on RICO charges for Atlanta-area home invasions targeting Mariah Carey and other celebs. RICO …

Dana Sanchez (2022-08-31). How VCs Could Get Caught Up In The Crypto Crackdown. moguldom.com Venture capital firms that have invested in crypto exchanges are coming into the crosshairs of the Securities & Exchange Commission as the government regulator continues its crackdown against anything it considers to be an unregistered security. While the SEC regulates the securities markets and works to protect investors from fraud, the government has yet to …

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-08-31). Baltimore Guaranteed Income Experiment To Kick Off: 200 Young Parents To Get $1000 For 24 Months. moguldom.com Baltimore City began processing payments for its guaranteed income pilot that gives 200 young families $1,000 per month in unrestricted income for 24 months. Baltimore Mayor Brandon M. Scott announced the Baltimore Young Families Success Fund (BYFSF) completed its onboarding process, identified recipients and began processing payments on. "The Baltimore Young Families Success Fund puts …

Fight Back (2022-08-31). MN launches Abortion Action Coalition, demands end to state funding for 'crisis pregnancy centers'. fightbacknews.org Minneapolis, MN — Chants of "When abortion rights are under attack, what do we do? Stand up fight back!" could be heard up and down Chicago Avenue and 41st Streets in South Minneapolis on Thursday,, as 40 protesters gathered outside the Tandem Family Resource Center – one of Minnesota's now-infamous "crisis pregnancy centers" – for a rally for women's and reproductive rights. The action was organized by the newly formed Minnesota Abortion Action Coalition (MNAAC) to demand an end to state funding for Tandem and other "crisis pregnancy centers" like it. | A chorus of honks greeted the protest, many…

Staff (2022-08-31). Preview: Will Job Growth Finally Slow? cepr.net (The monthly Employment Situation is scheduled for release by the Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday, September 2nd, at 8: 30 AM Eastern Time.) | The two big questions that the Federal Reserve Board, and just about everyone else, will be asking with the August jobs numbers are: "Is job growth slowing to a sustainable pace?" and "Is wage growth falling back to a more normal rate?" | The 528,000 new jobs reported for July pushed total employment above the pre-pandemic level, but it is clearly not a sustainable growth rate for an economy with a 3.5 percent unemployment rate. (The preliminary benchmark revisions ann…

Staff (2022-08-31). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Mehr news agency takes a look at headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Wednesday,.

Direct Action Everywhere (2022-08-31). Saturday 9/24: Rose's Law Kickoff: MASSIVE Banner Drop. indybay.org Seabreeze Market (598 University Ave, Berkeley)…

Staff (2022-08-31). Taiwan shoots at Chinese drone for first time. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Taiwan has begun targeting Chinese drones flying over its outlying islands for the first time.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-31). Science Saturday: Researchers validate threshold for determining effectiveness of antidepressant treatment. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Over one-third of people diagnosed with major depressive disorder don't respond sufficiently to specific antidepressant treatments. As a result, often patients need to try different options until they find one that is effective. There are validated definitions of good treatment effects. But the definition of ineffective treatment has been less clear, says William Bobo, M.D., chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Psychology at Mayo Clinic in Florida. "A common assumption is that a nonresponse to antidepressants is a total lack of any…

United Native Americans (2022-08-31). Friday 9/23: #ProtectICWA. indybay.org üì£ IMPORTANT UPDATE üì£ | **November 9th 2022** | #ProtectICWA. | üì£ According to the National Indian Child Welfare Association, Indigenous children are four times more likely to be removed by state child welfare systems than non-Native children, even when their families have similar presenting problems. Native children are also overrepresented in the foster care system, according to the same report. | üì£We are mobilizing All Tribal Chairman & Tribes to Unite & Stand together for our Sacred Children. | &#637…

____ (2022-08-31). Zhejiang makes great strides in promoting common prosperity. ecns.cn East China's Zhejiang Province has been striving to pursue common prosperity, with notable progress made in high-quality and green development over the past decade, according to local authorities.

____ (2022-08-31). China mulls new law to protect Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. ecns.cn Chinese lawmakers on Tuesday started deliberating a new draft law on ecological conservation on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau.The draft law, with 64 provisions in seven chapters, was submitted to the National People's Congress Standing Committee for the first reading.

____ (2022-08-31). China to ramp up support for elderly care, childcare industries. ecns.cn 30 (Xinhua) — China has rolled out measures to support the elderly care and childcare industries to help them overcome difficulties, according to a circular issued by 13 authorities including the National Development and Reform Commission.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-31). Mayo Clinic Q and A: Is intermittent fasting good for weight loss? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org DEAR MAYO CLINIC: A friend told me that she is fasting to lose weight. I've tried many diets over the years without much success, so I'm thinking about trying fasting, too. Is intermittent fasting a healthy way to lose weight? Is this just skipping a meal occasionally or is there more to it? ANSWER: One diet trend that shows no sign of going away soon is intermittent fasting. That's when you voluntarily abstain from food or beverages…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-31). Mayo Clinic Healthcare expert explains when swallowing issues are more than an accident. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org LONDON — Many people have experienced the discomfort of food or a beverage accidentally going to the wrong place when swallowing. But swallowing issues sometimes become chronic and may be a sign of a health condition that should be treated. James East, M.D., a gastroenterologist at Mayo Clinic Healthcare in London, explains why people can have difficulty swallowing and how to address the issue. The medical term for trouble swallowing is dysphagia. Rare experiences with it are…

WSWS (2022-08-31). Nineteen months after January 6, Biden discovers the threat of fascism. wsws.org On Thursday, Joe Biden will deliver a national address from Philadelphia in which he will tell the country that "our democracy is at stake." But the statements and actions of the Biden administration make clear that the Democratic Party is not fighting fascism, it is paving the way for the further strengthening of the far right.

Jake Johnson (2022-08-31). Behind Starbucks Union-Busting Stands CEO Who Got $940,000,000 Richer During Pandemic. commondreams.org "His personal pandemic wealth gains of $940 million alone could pay for a $3,847 bonus for every Starbucks worker," notes a new report.

Staff (2022-08-31). Iraq: Violence is not solution. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — After 24 hours of intense infighting, law and order were restored in Iraq amid a highly charged atmosphere, but the situation remains fragile and prone to another round of violence.

Brenda Norrell (2022-08-31). Legacies in Film 'Trespassing' Exposed U.S. Nuclear Industry Targeting Native Americans. indybay.org "Trespassing," censored in more film festivals worldwide than it has been shown, reveals how the Colorado River Indian Tribes, Mojave, Western Shoshone, Navajo and Pueblo were targeted by the nuclear industry. Censored News Legacies in Film series.

Campesina Womb Justice (2022-08-31). Friday 9/2: Solidarity Vigil for Farm Worker Bill #2183. indybay.org Watsonville Plaza | 358 Main St, Watsonville…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-31). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Successful treatment of cardiac amyloidosis depends on early diagnosis. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Cardiac amyloidosis is a type of amyloidosis, which occurs when the body produces abnormal proteins that bind together to form a substance called amyloid. Amyloids can deposit in any tissue or organ, including the heart, kidneys, liver and nerves. When amyloid collects in the heart muscle, it causes irreversible thickening of the heart wall and disrupts heart function. It reduces your heart's ability to fill with blood between heartbeats, resulting in less blood being pumped with…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-31). Mayo Clinic Minute: How staring at screens can affect your vision. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org More people working from home these days often means more hours looking at computer screens and mobile devices. And eye experts at Mayo Clinic say that could create some temporary vision problems. Reporter Jason Howland explains in this Mayo Clinic Minute. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/sO6ClDDtyyA Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 12) is in the downloads at the end of this post. Please courtesy: "Mayo Clinic News Network." Read the script. If you stare at a computer…

____ (2022-08-31). Zhejiang marks sound progress in past decade. ecns.cn East China's Zhejiang province has seen rapid advances and significant transformation in several areas over the last 10 years, according to a top provincial official.

La Peña Cultural Center (2022-08-31). Tuesday 9/6: Salsa, Bachata, & Merengue Dance Class Series. indybay.org La Peña Cultural Center, 3105 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94705…

WSWS (2022-08-31). University of Michigan ends all COVID-19 protection measures as Fall semester begins. wsws.org As tens of thousands of students and staff return to U-M's campuses, the administration is taking further measures to uphold the homicidal ruling class policy of mass infection amid two pandemics.

____ (2022-08-31). Most European companies in China confident in domestic market prospect: official. ecns.cn Most European multinationals present in China are confident in the prospects of the domestic market, with 84 percent expanding or maintaining operations in the first half this year, a Chinese official said Monday.

____ (2022-08-31). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Wednesday,.

Jake Johnson (2022-08-31). DOJ Releases Photo of 'Top Secret' Documents Seized From Trump's Home. commondreams.org In a new filing, the Justice Department says Trump's team likely tried to obstruct a probe into the former president's removal of classified documents from the White House.

____ (2022-08-31). Xinjiang sets up courier stations for herders. ecns.cn Three courier stations were established by local border police for herdsmen in Altay City, northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. Herdsmen used to trek hundreds of kilometers with their cattle to find pasture in the p…

OMEN (2022-08-31). Sunday 9/4: Burning Man At Baker Beach: For People Who Can't Go to The Burn. indybay.org Baker Beach San Francisco, the north end of Baker Beach…

Farooq Tariq (2022-08-31). Pakistan's flood emergency — appeal for funds. greenleft.org.au Floods have devastated Pakistan, affecting millions of people and incurring huge economic losses. Pakistani leftist Farooq Tariq provides a briefing on the disaster and an appeal for funds.

____ (2022-08-31). Comicomment: What's the result of US' coexistence with COVID. ecns.cn The United States remains the nation worst hit by the pandemic, with the world's highest caseload and death toll.

David Giesen (2022-08-31). Friday 9/2: Labor Day weekend begins with Henry George, "Nemesis of Feudalism" indybay.org Notable House | 189 Ellsworth St. | San Francisco, CA…

WSWS (2022-08-31). Workers Struggles: The Americas. wsws.org Police savagely attacked a protest over soaring fuel and food costs in Haiti, while teachers in Uruguay held a nationwide protest strike over budget cuts last week.

Anonymous669 (2022-08-31). Another Turkish Military Base In Northern Syria Came Under Attack. southfront.org Turkish forces are seen at Mount Barsaya in northeast of Afrin, January 28, 2018 / Khalil Ashawi / Reuters | On, an indirect fire attack targeted a base of the Turkish military located in the northern outskirts of Hazwan town in the northern countryside of Syria's Aleppo. | According to the London-based Syrian observatory for Human Rights, the attack was launched from an area in the northern Aleppo countryside jointly controlled by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and the Syrian military. The attack infli…

Staff (2022-08-31). Mikhail Gorbachev died at age 91. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Mikhail Gorbachev, the first president of the Soviet Union, has died at the age of 91, the Central Clinical Hospital said on Tuesday.

____ (2022-08-31). Symposium in Beijing marks 30th anniversary of 1992 Consensus. ecns.cn A symposium was held Tuesday in Beijing to mark the 30th anniversary of the 1992 Consensus, with more than 60 people attending online and off-line."ÄÄ"ÄÄ…

____ (2022-08-31). U.S. murder rates still up in 2021: CNBC. ecns.cn There were 6 percent more murders nationally in 2021 than in 2020, a troubling statistic, but it was modest in comparison with the prior year, when the U.S. murder rate climbed nearly 30 percent, a year-over-year record, reported CNBC in mid-August.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-31). Mayo Clinic Minute: How young athletes can reduce their risk of injury. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org More than half of children in the U.S. ages 6 to 17 participate in sports. With participation also comes the painful reality of injuries that happen during gameplay. Dr. Wes Troyer, a Mayo Clinic physical medicine and rehabilitation physician, explains how to reduce children's risk of sports injuries. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute www.youtube.com/watch?v=idMbUDc6ozQ Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (0: 57) is in the downloads at the end of…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-31). Religious practices, spirituality associated with higher levels of heart health among African Americans. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — A research study of African Americans with cardiovascular disease suggests religious practices and spirituality may contribute to heart health. The study's authors assert that recognizing the importance of religious practices and spirituality in the lives and health of African Americans may be key to improving patient care and reducing heart health disparities in African American communities. African Americans are disproportionately affected by cardiovascular disease, compared to the general population. Those differences are…

Santa Cruz Homeless Union (2022-08-31). Friday 9/2: Benchlands Meeting. indybay.org Join us at 3: 00 pm near the Water Street end of the Benchlands, San Lorenzo Park, Santa Cruz | Protest against the Benchlands sweep after the meeting in front of the County Building at 4: 30 pm…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-31). Mayo Clinic Q and A: Is surgery best for an acoustic neuroma? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I was diagnosed with an acoustic neuroma last year after I went to the doctor due to more frequent headaches. I read that surgery often is needed for these tumors, but my physician said I did not need to be treated. He suggested we reevaluate after imaging in a few months. Why would I not need to be treated? ANSWER: An acoustic neuroma, more accurately called a vestibular schwannoma, is a relatively uncommon and…

____ (2022-08-31). New expressway in Xinjiang preserves migration routes for wild animals. ecns.cn A new expressway connecting Yitunbulake in Ruoqiang County to the urban area of Ruoqiang in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region has set up 176 bridges with a total length of 22.78 kilometers to create passages for migrating wild animals.

Staff (2022-08-31). Iran reacts to CENTCOM commander remarks. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — An Iranian military source reacted to the CENTCOM commander's remarks on IRGC action, saying that the illegal presence of the US military forces in the Persian Gulf has always caused insecurity.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-31). Mayo Clinic Q and A: Back-to-school anxiety. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I have two sons, ages 5 and 14. My eldest is always excited to start school and have new adventures. My younger son will begin kindergarten this year. Although he went to day care part time, he has begun to express concern about being away from me all day and is showing increased anxiety as we talk about school. How can I help him be less anxious? ANSWER: Getting ready for a new school…

WSWS (2022-08-31). Licensed therapist explains the terrible working conditions behind strike of Kaiser mental health workers. wsws.org "Aside from the workload and the number of patients that we are expected to hold, the bigger struggle for me and many of my colleagues is that we're forced under a Kaiser system to practice unethically."

WSWS (2022-08-31). "Do not drink the water": More than 180,000 without running water in Jackson, Mississippi. wsws.org It is expected that water for many of those in the state's most populous city will have to be provided "for an unknown period of time," according to Republican Governor Tate Reeves, who declared a state of emergency Monday.

____ (2022-08-31). Tianjin gets boost from coordinated regional growth. ecns.cn North China's Tianjin municipality has been committed to pushing its socioeconomic progress on a high-quality development track in the past decade, Mayor Zhang Gong said on Tuesday.

WSWS (2022-08-31). "Unless people take a stand, nothing will ever change": Volvo Trucks workers in Virginia back Will Lehman's campaign for UAW president. wsws.org UAW presidential candidate Will Lehman met with Volvo Trucks workers in Dublin, Virginia who built a rank-and-file committee to lead the three-month-long contract battle last year.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-31). Mayo Clinic Minute: The 3 best ways to keep kids healthy when heading back to school. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Making sure kids are prepared to head back to school means more than just getting them the school supplies they need. Caregivers also will want to make sure their students are on track to have a healthy school year and help them avoid many viral illnesses that tend to circulate when young people gather in classrooms and day care facilities.In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Dr. Nipunie Rajapakse, a pediatric infectious diseases specialist at Mayo Clinic's Children's…

WSWS (2022-08-31). Biden to address nation on threat of fascism. wsws.org On Thursday, Joe Biden will deliver a national address from Philadelphia in which he will tell the country that "our democracy is at stake." But the statements and actions of the Biden administration make clear that the Democratic Party is not fighting fascism, it is paving the way for the further strengthening of the far right.

WSWS (2022-08-31). Fourth of July and the vindictive campaign against comic Louis C.K. wsws.org The film was co-written, directed, produced and self-financed by C.K. His participation alone has altered Fourth of July's reception by the media, and by the public too.

Fight Back (2022-08-31). University of Minnesota Teamsters picket, march against poverty wages. fightbacknews.org Minneapolis, MN — More than 300 University of Minnesota (UMN) service workers represented by Teamsters Local 320, along with members AFSCME, students, faculty, and others, protested on the school's campus,, to demand an end to poverty wages and abusive employment practices. | Local 320 represents 1500 workers at UMN who clean buildings, service dormitories, maintain grounds, prepare food, maintain HVAC systems, care for research animals, drive trucks, and perform other activities across the university's five campuses. Many of the workers are Black, including immigrants from Somalia, Ethiopia and…

Leon Kunstenaar (2022-08-31). Bay Bridge March Marks World Day for the End of Speciesism. indybay.org Two species march from Oakland to near tower and hold letters to spell out end of speciesism demand…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-31). Ask the Mayo Mom: Back-to-school Q&A. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Getting ready for a new school year can be exciting for children, parents and caregivers. But it also can be stressful and scary. Whether kids are heading to school for the first time or moving to a new school, it is common to be nervous when facing change. "It's important to let our kids know that it's really normal to feel this way," says Dr. Marcie Billings, a Mayo Clinic pediatrician. "Just try to support…

____ (2022-08-31). Xinjiang's development in the past decade. ecns.cn

KARA (2022-08-31). Saturday 10/15: Walk'n'Run to Remember. indybay.org Mitchell Park, Palo Alto | 600 East Meadow Drive, Palo Alto, 94303…

Korean Center, Inc. (2022-08-31). Saturday 9/10: 4th Annual Bay Area Chuseok (Korean Harvest) Festival. indybay.org Presidio Main Parade Lawn…

Staff (2022-08-31). Nord Stream supplies halt for three days. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Gas supplies via Nord Stream have been fully stopped for three days due to the start of repairs of the only gas compressor unit remaining in operation at the Portovaya compressor station.

____ (2022-08-31). China urges the U.S. to unfreeze Afghan assets. ecns.cn The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Tuesday urged the United States to return Afghan assets frozen in U.S.According to a CGTN poll, nearly four in five people in Afghanistan believe the U.S.

John Mullen (2022-08-31). Jean Luc Mélenchon and the France Insoumise. greenleft.org.au Around 5000 people attended the radical left summer school of the France Insoumise (FI), held at the end of August at Valence in the South of France, reports John Mullen.

____ (2022-08-31). Meeting of CPC Central Committee Political Bureau proposes convening 20th CPC National Congress on Oct. 16 in Beijing. ecns.cn The Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee on Tuesday held a meeting on the preparatory work for the seventh plenary session of the 19th CPC Central Committee, and the 20th CPC National Congress. Xi Jinping, general secretary of the CPC Central Committee, presided over the meeting.

Ulrich Thielemann (2022-08-31). Only a progressive tax revolution can stop climate collapse. indybay.org There is an urgent need for a pluralistic opening of the economic sciences, so that the argumentative dispute about the ethically correct interpretation of market-competitive interaction relations and the status of market logic again becomes a normal part of economic discourse.

Labor Video Project (2022-08-31). South Africa SAFTA/COSATU General Strike For Workers & Communities. indybay.org WorkWeek covers the South African general strike called by SAFTU and COSATU on,. 2022. Memetlwe Sebei, president of the General Industrial Union of South Africa. GIWUSA which is with SAFTU and Ayesha Rajah who is the chairperson of the Sotasonke Civic Organization are interviewed about the conditions that led to the strike, the organizing for the strike and the future.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-31). 7 tips to live a happier life. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Do you wake up feeling sluggish most mornings? Have caffeinated beverages become a necessity to help power you through the day? If this sounds familiar, it's time to ditch the quick fixes you rely on, and develop an energy management plan. Getting started may seem daunting, but soon you'll be energized to keep going once you recap the benefits of a happier, healthier and more productive lifestyle. What is energy management? Think of your energy…

____ (2022-08-31). Chinese flower-and-bird painting. ecns.cn Unfold a scroll of Chinese flower-and-bird painting, with magpies chirping amid plum blossoms in the snow.

WSWS (2022-08-31). MBTA Orange Line shutdown: The breakdown of Boston-area public transit. wsws.org The shutdown of the Orange Line, combined with cutbacks in Boston-area bus routes, coincides with the new year of Boston Public Schools as well as the move-in of tens of thousands of college and university students.

WSWS (2022-08-31). Gunman kills two at Oregon supermarket after publishing intent to commit a mass shooting online. wsws.org The shooter, 20-year-old Ethan Miller, had intended to carry out the shooting at his former high school before changing his target. He had planned on killing over 40 people according to his manifesto.

____ (2022-08-31). China to maintain climate change strategy: official. ecns.cn China will maintain its climate change strategy and continue to promote carbon peak and carbon neutrality goals, said an official at a forum held on Saturday in Beijing.

Staff (2022-08-31). No understanding concluded with Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — The US Department of State announced that no understanding has been concluded with Iran regarding the revival of the nuclear deal.

Anonymous103 (2022-08-31). How Can Banks Succeed With Crypto? southfront.org SPONSORED: | | The year 2020 witnessed a good transition in the banking industry. The banks were quick to adopt Crypto despite the dislike. Retail banking clients and institutional investors are now expressing the chance to boost their interest in financial vehicles. It is found with distributed ledger technology, which underlies the same, especially the innovations you can find in Blokchcian. | Indeed, some investors, venture capital funds, and fintech are starting the sustained commitment s…

WSWS (2022-08-31). Australia: Unions, business and Labor deepen collaboration as Summit nears. wsws.org The purpose of the Jobs and Skills Summit is to bring unions, business and the government together to plan a tripartite assault on wages, conditions and social spending.

____ (2022-08-31). China sends humanitarian supplies to flood-ravaged Pakistan. ecns.cn The first batch of 3,000 tents transported by two Y-20 aircraft arrived Tuesday at Karachi Airport to aid flood-hit Pakistan.

Frank Talk (2022-08-31). Free and Enslaved Negroes in Spanish, Mexican and US California. indybay.org With entire towns and authentic history unable to find utility in 2022 California State Parks venues, 2022 International Day for People of African Descent begins a new approach. Slave resistance in Mexico is more than just another chapter in the Negroes' long struggle for freedom and justice. In the context of Mexican social history it illustrates the interplay of diverse races and cultures which make that history one of the most complex and fascinating in the New World.

WSWS (2022-08-31). Australia: Expand strike action by NSW nurses! Form rank-and-file committees to fight for unified struggle! wsws.org The New South Wales Nurses and Midwives Association is stepping up its isolation of the nurses' struggle, confining a statewide strike to protests at individual hospitals.

United Native Americans (2022-08-31). Friday 9/23: Jan 6 Justice: Our Freedom, Our Vote Rally. indybay.org Oakland City Hall | 1 Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, Oakland , CA 94612 US…

WSWS (2022-08-31). Tensions mount at West Coast ports as dockworkers enter third month without contract. wsws.org While ILWU bureaucrats are making every possible effort to prevent job actions, this is being challenged by the global resurgence of the class struggle.

SF Critical mass (2022-08-31). Friday 9/30: 30th anniversary San Francisco Critical Mass bike ride. indybay.org Gather at Justin Herman plaza – near Embarcadero BART…

Common Dreams (2022-08-31). Medicare Dis-Advantage: Shortchanging the Patients While Enriching the Insurer. juancole.com By Leonard Rodberg | ( Commondreams.org) Advocates of universal health care are currently battling the effort by corporate forces, both outside and within the Medicare, to privatize the portion of the program that is now fully public. These corporate interests aim to insert between Medicare and the medical professionals who actually provide care …

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-31). Expect a different flu season: Why you'll want to be vaccinated for flu. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org COVID-19 may be the most prominent virus of concern in the U.S. now, but public health officials also are preparing for seasonal influenza. And indications are it could be a different season than what the U.S. experienced the past two years. The Australian flu season, which typically runs May through September, has already exceeded its five-year average, particularly affecting children under age 5, according to a recent report. During the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. experienced a steep…

Staff (2022-08-31). Iran always seeking stable, secure, powerful Iraq. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Expressing its satisfaction with the return of peace to Iraq, the Iranian Foreign Ministry said that Iran always seeks a stable, secure, powerful Iraq that plays a constructive role in regional developments.

Direct Action Everywhere (2022-08-31). Tuesday 9/20: Rally to End Rodeo Cruelty in Alameda County. indybay.org 1221 Oak St, Oakland, CA 94612…

____ (2022-08-31). Fujian highlights key role of private economy. ecns.cn The private economy has become an important growth engine for the economic development of Fujian province over the past decade, a senior official said.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-31). Consumer Health: Choosing and caring for contact lenses. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Contact Lens Health Week will be observed—26, which makes this a good time to learn more about contact lenses and whether they might be right for you. More than 45 million people in the U.S. wear contact lenses, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Contact lenses are an option for many people, including those tired of wearing glasses and not interested in laser refractive surgery, such as LASIK. Several types of…

____ (2022-08-31). Virtual AI singer Luya enrolls in Shanghai Conservatory of Music. ecns.cn Virtual singer Luya enrolled in the Shanghai Conservatory of Music on Monday to participate in music-related research in artificial intelligence (AI).

Direct Action Everywhere (2022-08-31). Saturday 9/3: Meetup: How You Can Help Ban Tools of Torture in Rodeos. indybay.org Crescent Lawn UC Berkeley…

Jeff Cohen, Norman Solomon (2022-08-31). Steps Left for Electing Progressives and Defeating Republicans in the Midterms. indybay.org Threat of fascism is real but disaster can be avoided…

Global Research News (2022-08-31). Selected Articles: "Fake COVID-19 Emergency": Nuremberg Codex — Why Is It Ignored Today, and Nothing Happens. globalresearch.ca By Other violations of the Nuremberg Codex are the Cult-inspired showering of lies, fear and other psychological instruments to keep …

____ (2022-08-31). China supports HKSAR to join RCEP at earliest date: MOC. ecns.cn The Ministry of Commerce supports the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region to give full play to the advantages of its free, open and standardized business environment and join in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement as soon as possible, Commerce Minister Wang Wentao said Wednesday.

____ (2022-08-31). China's first exploration satellite makes progress: official. ecns.cn China's first exploration satellite has observed nearly 100 eruptions and completed its in-orbit tests and experiments, said the China National Space Administration (CNSA) at a press conference Tuesday.

____ (2022-08-31). China's SMEs show stable development in January-July period. ecns.cn China's small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) showed stable development in the first seven months of the year, laying a solid foundation for the steady operation of the country's macroeconomy, official data showed Tuesday.

Susan Price (2022-08-31). Audit reveals wage theft at Charles Sturt University. greenleft.org.au Charles Sturt University will pay millions to current and former casual staff, a life-changing win for casual employees. Susan Price reports.

WSWS (2022-08-31). "The IAM has sold us out once more": Railroad machinists speak out after union announces sellout deal. wsws.org "We as Labor must unite against the bureaucracy; the outright dismissal of our contribution to the record profits, home life suppression and abuse we receive from the Carriers!"

Leon Kunstenaar (2022-08-31). Court Hearing for Animal Rescuers Delayed Due to Witness' Trip to Disneyland. indybay.org Defense team frustrated but prosecutor plans to drop some charges…

____ (2022-08-31). Remains of large dinosaur skeleton unearthed in Portugal. ecns.cn The skeleton belonged to a sauropod — a group of plant-eating, four-legged species of dinosaur characterized by long necks and tails…

South Bay Indigenous Solidarity (2022-08-31). Thursday 9/1: South Bay Indigenous Solidarity. indybay.org Via Zoom. Register at: us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYpf-y…

____ (2022-08-31). Mascot for 2022 CIFTIS unveiled. ecns.cn FuYan, the mascot for the 2022 China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS), was unveiled Tuesday at the National Convention Center in Beijing.

____ (2022-08-31). Chinese researchers develop anti-SARS-CoV-2 nanomaterial. ecns.cn Chinese researchers have recently developed a nanomaterial that targets the spike protein of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 variants, including Delta and Omicron, and promotes viral elimination.

Leon Kunstenaar (2022-08-31). Forced Birthers' Rally Disrupted. indybay.org RiseUp4Abortionrights and Code Pink take control at Sproul Plaza…

KARA (2022-08-31). Saturday 10/1: NACG Regional Conference – No Child Grieves Alone. indybay.org Mitchell Park Community Center, Palo Alto | 3700 Middlefield Rd. Palo Alto, CA 94303…

Hans A Baer (2022-08-31). Manifesto falls short in addressing the socio-ecological crisis. greenleft.org.au Hans Baer reviews Living Democracy: An ecological manifesto for the end of the world as we know it.

Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History (2022-08-31). Saturday 9/10: Community Crafting: Celebrating Biodiversity Day. indybay.org Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History | 1305 E Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95062…

____ (2022-08-31). China's first domestic HPV vaccine shows 100 pct efficacy in clinical trial. ecns.cn A recent study has found that China's first self-developed HPV vaccine Cecolin can offer female adults full immunity against two types of human papillomavirus (HPV).

WSWS (2022-08-31). The same criminal "profits before lives" response by capitalism to COVID-19 and monkeypox is allowing the resurgence of polio. wsws.org Years of negligence and underfunding have created the current conditions under which a dread disease that causes severe, lifelong paralysis and sometimes death, which should have been eradicated from the globe decades ago, is resurging.

People's Park (2022-08-31). Saturday 9/3: "Welcome Back" Hip-Hop & Neo-Soul Nite. indybay.org People's Park, Berkeley…

WSWS (2022-08-31). The fight against mass COVID infection and militarism in New Zealand. wsws.org These remarks were delivered by Tom Peters, the leading member of the Socialist Equality Group in New Zealand, to the Seventh National Congress of the Socialist Equality Party (US), held from July 31 to.

WSWS (2022-08-31). Hundreds of thousands without electricity in Southeast Michigan after severe thunderstorm. wsws.org The power outage in the Detroit Metropolitan area has devastating consequences for the public, including the death of a 14-year-old girl on Monday evening who was electrocuted when she touched a downed live electrical line.

WSWS (2022-08-31). Climate-change driven floods ravage Pakistan, killing more than 1,100 and threatening millions with hunger and disease. wsws.org 33 million people, about 15 percent of Pakistan's population of 225 million, are said to have been directly impacted by the floods.

WSWS (2022-08-31). YDSA helps kick Will Lehman volunteers from public event at Wayne State University in Detroit. wsws.org On Monday at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, Young Democratic Socialists of America (YDSA) campus president Harrison Cole orchestrated the police removal of a table set up by volunteers for rank-&-file autoworker Will Lehman's campaign for UAW president.

Staff (2022-08-31). El tiempo: Calor, chubascos y tormentas eléctricas en la tarde. cubadebate.cu Desde el final de la mañana estará parcialmente nublado y se nublará en la tarde en gran parte del país, con algunos chubascos y tormentas eléctricas en la región central y en el interior y sur oriental, los que serán más numerosos en el occidente y pueden llegar a ser fuertes en algunos puntos. En la costa norte oriental las lluvias serán más aisladas.

Staff (2022-08-31). Ministra de Trabajo y Seguridad Social: "Las políticas nacionales de empleo deben complementarse en la comunidad" (+ Video). cubadebate.cu Sobre las prioridades en las políticas de trabajo y seguridad social del gobierno cubano, los sectores a los que estas benefician y las acciones que se han desarrollado en los últimos meses al respecto se dialogó este martes en la Mesa Redonda con Marta Elena Feitó Cabrera, ministra de Trabajo y Seguridad Social. Feitó Cabrera señaló que el empleo es un aspecto central en ese escenario, y hay una protección para el acceso de los jóvenes a este.

Staff (2022-08-31). Asistió Díaz-Canel a condecoración con Orden Félix Varela de Primer Grado a La Colmenita y Tin Cremata. cubadebate.cu Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, Primer Secretario del Comité Central del Partido Comunista de Cuba (PCC) y presidente de la República, asistió este martes a la imposición de la Orden Félix Varela de Primer Grado a la Compañía de Teatro Infantil La Colmenita, en el Salón de Protocolo El Laguito en La Habana.

TeleSUR, gao (2022-08-31). Confirman primer caso de viruela del mono en El Salvador. telesurtv.net El ministro de Salud salvadoreño señaló que se han tomado todas las medidas necesarias para evitar que la viruela simica se propague. | Es una mujer de 28 años que tuvo contacto con personas provenientes de los Estados Unidos.

TeleSUR-mcs- JL (2022-08-31). Denuncian a empresarios por acciones antidemocráticas en Brasil. telesurtv.net De acuerdo con la autoridad judicial, la agrupación reúne a grandes empresarios de distintas partes del país.

Staff (2022-08-31). øCómo marchan el empleo, la seguridad y asistencia social en Cuba? (+ Video). cubadebate.cu Sobre las prioridades en las políticas de trabajo y seguridad social del gobierno cubano, los sectores a los que estas benefician y las acciones que se han desarrollado en los últimos meses al respecto se dialogó este martes en la Mesa Redonda con Marta Elena Feitó Cabrera, ministra de Trabajo y Seguridad Social. Feitó Cabrera señaló que el empleo es un aspecto central en ese escenario, y hay una protección para el acceso de los jóvenes a este.

Staff (2022-08-31). A pesar de toda tempestad, Cuba defiende la educación de sus hijos. cubadebate.cu "Contra viento y marea vamos a continuar con el curso escolar; y en medio de la adversidad vamos a hacer un buen curso; y vamos a estar preparando bien el otro". De tal manera habló en la tarde de este martes, desde el Palacio de la Revolución, el Primer Secretario del Comité Central del Partido Comunista y Presidente de la República, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez.

TeleSUR-mcs- JL (2022-08-31). Asamblea de Ecuador rechaza bloqueo de EE.UU. contra Cuba. telesurtv.net De acuerdo con los legisladores, la mayoría de las naciones del mundo respaldan a la Isla y su derecho a elegir su camino; así como hacer respetar su soberanía e independencia.

TeleSUR- lvm, JL (2022-08-31). Lamentan fallecimiento de Camilo Guevara, el hijo mayor del Che. telesurtv.net El mandatario venezolano Nicolás Maduro también envío un mensaje de condolencia.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-08-31). Gazprom reduce suministro de gas a Francia. telesurtv.net Gazprom planea detener el suministro en el gasoducto Nord Stream a Alemania a partir del 31 de agosto durante tres días.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-08-31). Cristina Fernández recibe apoyo de organizaciones de DD. HH. telesurtv.net Fernández denunció el vallado en las cercanías de su casa para impedir el apoyo de quienes rechazan la guerra jurídica.

TeleSUR, hvh, DRL (2022-08-31). Chile convoca a embajador de Brasil por palabras de Bolsonaro. telesurtv.net La canciller chilena, Antonia Urrejola Noguera, señaló que será enviada al embajador brasileño una nota de protesta.

TeleSUR, gao, SH (2022-08-31). Presidente paraguayo veta proyecto de criptominería en su país. telesurtv.net Varios sectores claves para la economía paraguaya recomendaron frenar el proyecto de criptominería aprobado por el Senado en julio pasado.

TeleSUR- lvm- JL (2022-08-31). Gobierno de España aprueba proyecto sobre aborto y salud sexual. telesurtv.net La iniciativa garantizaría que la salud pública sea la red de referencia para ejercer el derecho al aborto.

Reenvia Red Latina sin fronteras (2022-08-31). "Enlaces" de Red Latina sin fronteras 28.08.2022. indybay.org "Enlaces" de Red Latina sin fronteras 28.08.2022 | comunicaciones e información para la liberación…

TeleSUR, SH (2022-08-31). Reportan otro ataque ucraniano a la planta nuclear de Zaporiyia. telesurtv.net Desde inicios de agosto las autoridades locales y rusas han denunciado los ataques contra la central de Zaporiyia por parte de Kiev.

Lynda Carson (2022-08-31). De La Fuente Scholarship Foundation rented space from notorious slumlords in 2017. indybay.org In 2017, The De La Fuente Scholarship Foundation, Founded By Ignacio De La Fuente, Was Located At 276 Hegenberger Rd., A Property Owned By Notorious Slumlords!

TeleSUR -ysm- JL (2022-08-31). Al menos 2 fallecidos dejan intensas lluvias en Afganistán durante 2022. telesurtv.net Según la ONU, las fuerzas humanitarias realizan un levantamiento de las necesidades y otorgan ayudas a cerca de 100.000 damnificados.

Staff (2022-08-31). Pablo González Casanova, la personificación del pensamiento crítico. cubadebate.cu El compañero González Casanova ha dado prueba de una notable congruencia ética y un probado compromiso social que distingue a los intelectuales orgánicos de los pueblos en resistencia. Él ha sido, durante todos estos años, nuestro referente teórico y moral, y, sobre todo, la personificación del pensamiento crítico al que convocan los zapatistas.

TeleSUR-mcs- JL (2022-08-31). Bolivia decreta uso opcional del tapabocas en áreas abiertas. telesurtv.net El ministro de Salud y Deportes aclaró que esto no significa que se levante la emergencia sanitaria porque la Covid-19 se mantiene tanto a nivel nacional como internacional.

TeleSUR -ysm- JL (2022-08-31). JEP abre caso para investigar crímenes cometidos por militares y paramilitares en Colombia. telesurtv.net El Caso 08 investigará sobre crímenes de lesa humanidad y de guerra contra civiles por Fuerzas Militares, agentes del Estado, paramilitares y terceros.

Staff (2022-08-31). Cuba y Angola abordaron relaciones bilaterales en los ámbitos económico y de cooperación. cubadebate.cu Representantes de los gobiernos de Angola y Cuba abordaron este martes en La Habana las relaciones bilaterales en los ámbitos económico y de cooperación, confirmó la cancillería de la nación caribeña. Según el Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores de la isla, el encuentro "permitió pasar revista a las relaciones económicas y de cooperación entre ambos países".

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-08-31). Llega a Ucrania misión del OIEA a central atómica de Zaporiyia. telesurtv.net El examen de la planta nuclear por los 14 expertos que integran la delegación se extenderá hasta este sábado.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-08-31). øQué debes saber sobre el plebiscito constitucional en Chile. telesurtv.net Servel informó que en total fueron habilitados 15.076.690 de personas residentes en el país para votar en el plebiscito.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-08-31). Gobierno de Venezuela denuncia trama de corrupción en Pdvsa. telesurtv.net Implicaría al exministro de Energía, Rafael Ramírez, según documentos mostrados por el actual titular, Tareck El Aissami.

TeleSUR, gao, SH (2022-08-31). Protestas en Haití dejan al menos un muerto y 11 heridos. telesurtv.net Los manifestantes protestan contra la impunidad de la violencia y el alto costo de la vida en el país caribeño.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-08-31). Solicitan ayuda internacional por inundaciones en Pakistán. telesurtv.net El Gobierno paquistaní estima ya en 10.000 millones de dólares los daños causados por las inundaciones desde junio.

TeleSUR, lv, SH (2022-08-31). Cuba y Serbia fortalecen sus relaciones bilaterales. telesurtv.net El próximo 4 de noviembre arribarán a su 120 aniversario las relaciones bilaterales de ambos países…

TeleSUR-mcs- JL (2022-08-31). Nuevo sondeo mantiene a Lula de favorito en comicios de octubre. telesurtv.net De acuerdo al sondeo, Lula da Silva subió 1,7 puntos tras el primer debate presidencial del pasado domingo.

TeleSUR, hvh, DRL (2022-08-31). Ascienden a 35 los muertos por protestas en Bagdad, Irak. telesurtv.net El líder clérigo chií, Muqtada al Sadr, llamó a sus simpatizantes a abandonar la sentada en menos de 60 minutos.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-08-31). Corte brasileña prohíbe uso de armas durante jornada electoral. telesurtv.net El titular del TSE advirtió que portar algún artefacto de guerra en el lugar de votación será enmarcado como un delito electoral y posesión ilegal de armas.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-08-31). Reportan una nueva masacre en Putumayo, Colombia. telesurtv.net Con la masacre reportada en el departamento de Putumayo, Colombia llega a 73 masacres a lo largo del 2022.

TeleSUR, ysm, JL (2022-08-31). Venezuela y Colombia reiteran disposición de cooperación. telesurtv.net Representantes de Venezuela y Colombia resaltaron que tienen "una frontera que tiene que ser atendida de manera consensuada".

TeleSUR -ysm- JL (2022-08-31). Uruguay registra más de 30 homicidios durante el mes de agosto. telesurtv.net En lo que va de 2022, Uruguay experimenta un alza de muertes vinculadas a conflictos entre grupos criminales, tráfico de drogas y ajustes de cuentas.

TeleSUR, JL (2022-08-31). Fallece Mijaíl Gorbachov, expresidente de la Unión Soviética. telesurtv.net El exdirigente de la Unión Soviética se habría internado para recibir un tratamiento por una enfermedad.

Lynda Carson (2022-08-31). Ignacio De La Fuente a three time loser runs for Oakland mayor again. indybay.org Three Time Loser, Ignacio De La Fuente, The Founder Of IDLF Solutions LLC, Is Running For Mayor Of Oakland, Again!

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-08-31). Campaña ante nueva Constitución en Chile entra en fase final. telesurtv.net Durante los últimos días, los activistas por el Apruebo y los del Rechazo, han aumentado sus actividades proselitistas.

Slingshot Collective (2022-08-31). Saturday 9/24: Article deadline for Slingshot issue #136. indybay.org Long Haul infoshop – 3124 Shattuck Ave. Berkeley, CA 94705 – 510 540 0751 – 2 blocks from Ashby BART – corner of Shattuck and Woolsey across from La Pena…

Hauser & Wirth (2022-08-31). Sunday 9/18: Family Garden Workshop: Bees, Please. indybay.org Hauser & Wirth | 901 East 3rd Street | Los Angeles, CA 90013 | (213) 943-1620…

Mark Engler, Paul Engler (2022-08-31). This US City Is Creating a Model for Fighting Mass Incarceration. commondreams.org Abolitionists and advocates of criminal justice reform in Los Angeles County have amassed some impressive victories, laying out a vision for reducing incarceration and providing care that could have national significance.

_____ (2022-08-30). Tales From The Parents Of Tortured Palestinian Children. popularresistance.org Beit Hanina, Occupied Jerusalem — The United States House of Representatives submission to Israel and Zionism is both pathetic and enraging. This total submission to the will and interests of the Zionist movement and the State of Israel does not serve the interests of the American people, and only goes to support a state that has been recognized as a racist, violent apartheid regime. As one Palestinian said to me recently, U.S. foreign aid for Israel goes towards my oppression and the killing of my people. | Nowhere is Congress' blind support for Israel more heinous, more horrifying and more outrageous than…

Alexander Rubinstein (2022-08-30). Pro-regime change journalist Shane Bauer files lawsuit seeking $10 million seized from Iran. thegrayzone.com Despite their professed opposition to US sanctions, Bauer and his fellow hikers-turned-cellmates stand to benefit handsomely from public assets plundered from Iran by the US government. Over a decade since he rose to prominence as a protagonist in an international drama of espionage and imprisonment, American journalist Shane Bauer and his family filed suit against Iran's government in a Washington DC-based US District Court, seeking compensation for $10 million in damages resulting from his two year detention in Tehran. Bauer's …

Fedaa al-Qedra (2022-08-30). Spike in children denied medical treatment by Israel's military. electronicintifada.net Three children have died so far this year after their travel permits were rejected or delayed.

Maureen Clare Murphy (2022-08-30). Israel sentences Gaza aid worker to 12 years after sham trial. electronicintifada.net Conviction and recent raids on rights groups increase "chilling effect" in Palestine.

Tamara Nassar (2022-08-30). Musicians boycott Berlin festival backed by Israel. electronicintifada.net Pop-Kultur organizers had concealed Tel Aviv's support until the last minute.

Sara Flounders (2022-08-30). "U.S. Out of Korea": Joint Military "Decapitation Drill" against North Korea. DPRK Missile Launch Is "Self-defense" globalresearch.ca

Benjamin Norton (2022-08-30). US sends Ukraine $228 million per day in military aid to wage proxy war on Russia. multipolarista.com The Joe Biden administration pledged Ukraine $39.87 billion in military aid between February and22, for an average of $228 million per day, fueling a brutal proxy war causing tens of thousands of deaths.

____ (2022-08-30). One of the Commenters to My Latest Video… smoothiex12.blogspot.com simply left this list of Russia "losing" SMO)))List of: Lost UKRAINE Cities, Towns, Villages To RUSSIA 2016-01-01 – 2018-02-01 and 2022-02-24 – 2022-08-29 Avdiivka, (Andriivka) Arkhanhelske, Alchevsk (Alcevski) Azov, Antratsy, Almazna, Artemivsk, Antratsyt, Alupka, Armiansk, Alushta, Afanaslivka, Bakhmut (City), Bakhmutske (Town), Bilohirsk, Bakhchysarai, Brid, Barativka, Balakliia, Blahoda, Balka, Borova, Brazhkivka Bilyaivka, Berestove, Beryslav, Blahodatne, Bohorodychne, Berdiansk, Bilmak, Bétmanove, Barnika, Belivskii, Bohdanivka, Bessarabka, Bulavyne, Bulavynske, Berezivske, Burchak-Mykhailivka, Boschova…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-08-30). 'Bitter Street' in Lugansk: A Battle Line Drawn with Nazi Elements after 2014. libya360.wordpress.com John Parker From left: Alexey Albu of Borotba; John Parker of Socialist Unity Party; and Evgeniy Miroshnichenko, member of the Youth Parliament, State Duma of Russia. SLL photo From May 1 to May 12, I traveled to both Russia and the Lugansk People's Republic, an independent republic in the Donbass region, formerly part of eastern…

Anonymous103 (2022-08-30). Military Situation In Southern Ukraine On (Map Update). southfront.org On, Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Kherson Regional State Administration for Agriculture was shot from a gun in his house in the village of Golaya Pristan; | On, an 80-year-old woman died as a result of the shelling by the AFU in Novaya Kakhovka; | On, a Ukrainian sabotage-reconnaissance group was destroyed in Kherson; | The AFU are shelling the Antonovsky Bridge and the city of Kherson; | The AFU failed to advanc…

WSWS (2022-08-30). Ukraine announces beginning of offensive to retake Kherson. wsws.org None of the military efforts by Ukraine, which for years has ranked as the poorest country in Europe, would be possible without the arms and funding from NATO and, above all, the US.

Al-Jazeera (2022-08-30). What Is HIMARS? The Advanced Rocket System US Is Sending to Ukraine. globalresearch.ca

Deborah Armstrong (2022-08-30). Roger Waters Added to Ukrainian Hit List. globalresearch.ca

_____ (2022-08-30). US Citizens and the Media's Take on Ukraine's Zelenskyy. journal-neo.org Taking into account comments on the article "US Citizens and Media on Russia's Actions in Ukraine," published by the New Eastern Outlook, and readers' inquiries about what Americans themselves and the American media are saying about the Ukrainian President Zelenskyy, the following selection of materials on this issue is proposed. As Pentagon spokesman Pat Ryder …

_____ (2022-08-30). Game Of Nuclear Chicken In Zaporozhye. popularresistance.org The Zaporozhye (also spelt Zaporizhzhia) Nuclear Power Plant has become a focal point in the Ukraine war, as any major nuclear incident risks radioactivity release over a vast area. In such an accident, not only Ukraine but large parts of Europe could face radioactive contamination and much higher cancer rates and other diseases. Russia has claimed the Ukrainian side shelled the Zaporozhye plant in July and August and, on, submitted photographic and other documentary evidence to the UN Security Council. Ukraine contends Russia has been shelling the plant even though it is under Russia's occupation. | Th…

Diegoramos718 (2022-08-30). Ukraine's Anti-Worker Law Comes Into Effect. scheerpost.com Workers on McDonald's Facade Odessa, Ukraine 2016. Adam Jones from Kelowna, BC, Canada, CC BY-SA 2.0 By ODR Team / On, Ukraine's president Volodymyr Zelenskyi ratified Law 5371, which removes rights for workers at small and medium-sized…

Infobrics (2022-08-30). Pentagon admits it can't track Ukraine-bound weapons. infobrics.org At least since April, US military officials have been expressing frustration that Ukraine-bound "lethal aid" shipments were entering a big "black hole" once they crossed the border.

Infobrics (2022-08-30). Ukraine War "News Fatigue" consolidated as concern for winter grows. infobrics.org Cost-of-living and energy crisis replaces Ukraine War headlines.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-08-30). French Energy Firm Seek Deal to Increase Algerian Natural Gas Supply. libya360.wordpress.com Abayomi Azikiwe Algeria President Abdelmadjid Tebboune Holds Talks With French Counterpart Emmanuel Macron President Emmanuel Macron spends three days in the North African state in efforts to mend relations strained over colonial legacy Geostrategic Analysis Since the beginning of the Russian special military operation in neighboring Ukraine, the United States and the European Union (EU)…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-08-30). Ukraine: Somewhere Between Afghanization and Syrianization. libya360.wordpress.com Pepe Escobar Ukraine is finished as a nation — neither side will rest in this war. The only question is whether it will be an Afghan or Syrian style finale. One year after the astounding US humiliation in Kabul — and on the verge of another serious comeuppance in Donbass — there is reason to believe…

Pepe Escobar (2022-08-30). Six Months Into Ukraine's Collapse, the World Has Changed Forever. globalresearch.ca

Staff (2022-08-30). US army to Deliver NASAMS to Ukraine. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — The US Army has awarded a $182 million contract to Raytheon Missiles & Defense to supply six National Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile Systems (NASAMS) to Ukraine.

Anonymous103 (2022-08-30). Military Situation In Ukraine On (Map Update). southfront.org Click to see full-sie image | Russia struck the 1st Tank Brigade of the AFU near Aleksandrovka with high-precision missiles, killing more than 200 servicemen, including about 40 foreign mercenaries; | Russia struck the base of Foreign Legion of Ukraine and command post of nazi Kraken battalion near Konstantinovka, killing more than 100 militants; | Russian missiles destroyed workshops of the Intervzryvprom plant in Kryvyi Rih; | Russia struck the AFU 65th Mechanized Brigades near Vodyanoye with high-pr…

____ (2022-08-30). Trying to solve crisis in Ukraine 'main aim of Moscow visit'. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian on Tuesday said that trying to solve crisis in Ukraine is the main purpose of his visit to the Russian capital of Moscow.

Anand Naidoo (2022-08-30). The Heat: What impact have sanctions had on Russia's economy? america.cgtn.com Six months into the Ukraine conflict — what impact have Western sanctions had on Russia's economy?

WSWS (2022-08-30). Australia hosts major war games simulating aerial combat. wsws.org The US and its key allies are carrying out exercises preparing for a major air war, as Washington wages a proxy-conflict with Russia in Ukraine and ratchets up its confrontation with China in the Indo-Pacific.

WSWS (2022-08-30). Chancellor Scholz promotes militarisation of Europe under German leadership in Prague speech. wsws.org Germany is deliberately intensifying the war in Ukraine in order to weld Europe together under its hegemony and to upgrade it to a military world power. This was the central message contained in Scholz's speech at Charles University.

Anonymous765 (2022-08-30). Ukrainian Counteroffensive In The South Began. southfront.org |

Staff (2022-08-30). US claims Russia now in possession of Iranian drones. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — The US assesses Russia is now in possession of weapons-capable Iranian drones that they will likely deploy on the battlefield in Ukraine, said a senior US administration official.

Lucas Leiroz de Almeida (2022-08-30). Washington Recruiting Afghan Pilots to Fight in Ukraine. globalresearch.ca

Jan Oberg (2022-08-30). Abolish NATO or Convert It to Serve Peace. Jan Oberg. globalresearch.ca

Brian Stull (2022-08-30). The Sinister and Racist Practice Infecting Death Penalty Juries. aclu.org Every person accused of a crime is entitled to a jury of their peers. While this is a fundamental right, it is not the case in death penalty trials. Jury selection in death penalty trials is unconstitutionally discriminatory and exclusionary because of a process called "death qualification," which prosecutors use to exclude jurors. | Here's how it works: To serve on a death penalty jury, potential jurors must declare to prosecutors that they are willing to impose the death penalty. This assertion makes them — "death qualified." Death qualification is as sinister as it sounds, and it's demonstrably racist…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-08-30). Russia: A Strategic Challenge for NATO in the Arctic. libya360.wordpress.com NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Friday warned of the "strategic challenge" posed to the Atlantic Alliance by Russia's increased presence in the Arctic. Stoltenberg concluded a three-day visit to Canada at Cold Lake Air Base in northwestern Canada where North American Aerospace Defense Command (Norad) fighter jets tasked with patrolling the Arctic are based….

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-08-30). Leftist Parties in Turkey Form New Political Coalition. orinocotribune.com The new alliance, the Union of Socialist Forces, has resolved to put an end to the conservative rule in Turkey led by Erdogan and the AKP, as well as defend secularism and withdraw from NATO. | On, left-wing organizations in Turkey formed the Union of Socialist Forces, a new electoral alliance. The alliance comprises the Communist Party of Turkey (TKP), the Revolutionary Movement (Devrim Hareketi), the Left Party (Sol Party) and the Communist Movement of Turkey (TKH). In a press conference organized in Ankara last week, the Union of Socialist Forces launched its manifesto regarding the 2023 g…

Staff (2022-08-30). Romania: U.S. B-52s placed under NATO command for first time, practice offensive strikes. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com NATOAllied Air CommandB-52s brought under NATO command for the first time during mission over Romania U.S. B-52s came under NATO command and control for the first time ever during a Bomber Task Force training mission over Romania working out offensive and defensive manoeuvres with Allied fighters. The Allied aircraft from Canada, Romania …

Staff (2022-08-30). Tunisia: NATO consolidates foothold in North Africa. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com NATOAllied Maritime CommandNATO Ships Visit Tunis Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group Two (SNMCMG2) conducted a port visit in Tunis, to 24. SNMCMG2 received a warm welcome and enjoyed the hospitality of the Tunisian Navy for the duration of the visit, which included meetings with local authorities, training, and a reception. …

TeleSUR-mcs- JL (2022-08-30). Gobierno paraguayo recibe 0.000 dosis de vacunas contra Covid. telesurtv.net Las autoridades sanitarias instaron a la población a acudir a los vacunatorios para recibir la dosis correspondiente.

Global Research (2022-08-30). Recalculando la atención geoestratégica. globalizacion.ca El dron estadounidense General Atomics lanzó dos misiles R9-X al balcón de una casa en Kabul matando a Al-Zawahiri, el invisible líder de Al-Qaeda, quien había tomado las riendas tras el asesinato de Osama bin Laden. | El vehículo aéreo no…

Infobrics (2022-08-30). Energy Sanctions on Russia Have Been a Boon for China and India. infobrics.org When the UK and the U.S. banned Russian oil imports, and the European Union approved sanctions that made it a lot harder to trade in Russian oil, media reports highlighted the argument that Russian could not possibly replace Europe with Asia as its biggest oil client…

Uriel Araujo (2022-08-30). Washington Announces $3 Billion Military Aid to Kiev. Worldwide Impacts, Devastating Economic and Social Consequences. globalresearch.ca

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-08-30). One Out of Seven Persons Affected by Floods; Pakistan Declares Emergency. orinocotribune.com By Bharat Dogra | 30 to 33 million persons are reported to be seriously affected by floods in Pakistan, a country with a population of 220 million. Due to this a national emergency has been declared in Pakistan. | The previous worst floods in Pakistan were recorded in 2010 when nearly 20 million people were affected, causing damages estimated at $10 billion. This was followed by a very serious flood situation next year in Sindh. What is more, there was some serious flood event or the other for the next five years. | This year Sindh and Balochistan are reported to be the worst affected, altho…

Dave DeCamp (2022-08-30). Biden to Ask Congress to Approve $1.1 Billion Arms Sale for Taiwan. news.antiwar.com The Biden administration is planning to ask Congress to approve a $1.1 billion arms sale for Taiwan that includes anti-ship missiles and anti-air missiles, The arms package will include 60 Harpoon anti-ship missiles worth $355 million, 100 Sidewinder air-to-air missiles worth $85.6 million, and$655.4 million for a surveillance radar contract extension. | Once the Biden administration notifies Congress of its intent to make the sale…

Staff (2022-08-30). Khuzestan Prov. exports over $2b goods in 3 months. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Commodities worth over two billion dollars were exported from Khuzestan province during the first three months of the Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21), an official said.

Brett Wilkins (2022-08-30). 6 Million Afghans Facing Famine as US Refuses to Return $7 Billion in Seized Funds. commondreams.org "Biden should immediately reverse his executive order," said one humanitarian. "With millions of Afghans impoverished and starving, the U.S. must return to the Afghan people what is rightfully theirs."

Dave DeCamp (2022-08-30). Arizona Governor Latest US Official to Visit Taiwan, Trip to Focus on Semiconductors. news.antiwar.com Arizona Governor Doug Ducey (R) arrived in Taiwan Tuesday, Ducey's visit will focus on semiconductors as Taiwan's largest chip maker, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Corp (TSMC), is building a $12 billion facility in Arizona. | The US is trying to entice Taiwan's chip makers to build more factories inside the US after President Biden signed into law the CHIP…

____ (2022-08-30). China issues over 2.71 mln certificates of origin from January-July. ecns.cn Over 2.71 million certificates of origin were issued by Chinese authorities during the first seven months of the year, involving 233.31 billion U.S. dollars, up 23.7 percent year on year, official data showed on Monday.

Dave DeCamp (2022-08-30). Iran's Raisi Says Nuclear Deal Not Possible Without Ending Uranium Traces Inquiry. news.antiwar.com Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi said Monday that in order to revive the nuclear deal, Iran must resolve its issues with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) over "safeguard agreements," referring to the nuclear watchdog's inquiry into uranium traces at undeclared nuclear sites in Iran. "Without resolving safeguards issues, talking about an agreement would be meaningless," …

Jason Ditz (2022-08-30). Yemen Government Claims 'Dangerous Escalation' After 10 Troops Killed in Taiz. news.antiwar.com An overnight attack near the Yemeni city of Taiz This comes just weeks after the government warning the blockade threatened the ceasefire. Human rights groups are also The government presented the fighting as a da…

Dave DeCamp (2022-08-30). One Year After Afghanistan Withdrawal, Millions of Afghans Facing Starvation as US Maintains Sanctions. news.antiwar.com Tuesday marked one year since the US completed its withdrawal from Afghanistan. While violence Martin Griffiths, the UN's humanitarian chief, urged donors to raise $770 million for Afghanistan aid and warned that six million Afghans are facing famine in an address to the UN Securit…

Douglas Macgregor (2022-08-30). Joe Biden's Demand of 'Unconditional Surrender' to Russia Will Fail. globalresearch.ca

WSWS (2022-08-30). BT and Openreach workers return to picket lines across the UK. wsws.org With inflation climbing to over 12 percent, compounded by household energy bills rising by 80 percent in October, anger is growing.

_____ (2022-08-30). Malaysia's Ex PM Explains Imperialism's Roots In Capitalism. popularresistance.org Malaysia's longest-serving Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad warned that the US is trying to start a war with China over Taiwan. He also explained how imperialism is rooted in capitalism and detailed its economic exploitation of the Global South. | It's quite obvious that when the Eastern bloc was still there, it was a bustle between capitalism and communism. Once communism was defeated, then capitalism could expand and show its true self. It's no longer constrained by the need to be nice, so that people will choose their so-called free-market system as opposed to the centrally planned system. | So because of that,…

Alessandra Bajec (2022-08-30). Water Crisis in Iraq's Kurdish Region Strains Food Security. towardfreedom.org Climate change, dam projects, and poor water and pollution management in Iraq's Kurdistan region threatens food production and livelihoods in rural communities, reports Alessandra Bajec.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-08-30). How France Underdevelops Africa. libya360.wordpress.com Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame Sundaram SYDNEY and KUALA LUMPUR, 2022 (IPS) — Most sub-Saharan African French colonies got formal independence in the 1960s. But their economies have progressed little, leaving most people in poverty, and generally worse off than in other post-colonial African economies. Decolonization? Pre-Second World War colonial monetary arrangements were consolidated into the Colonies…

Staff (2022-08-30). George H. W. Bush carrier strike group, anti-missile warships enter Mediterranean. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com U. S. European CommandGeorge HW Bush Carrier Strike Group transits the Strait of Gibraltar USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77), transited the Strait of Gibraltar and entered the Mediterranean Sea as part of a regularly scheduled deployment in the U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa (NAVEUR-NAVAF) area of operations,. The strike …

____ (2022-08-30). China's approach to cyberspace governance. ecns.cn With the digital age having a profound impact on human society, China has put forward "Chinese solutions" for the international cyber governance system, demonstrated by its efforts in maintaining cyber security, developing global internet infrastructure and building an internet governance system, etc.

WSWS (2022-08-30). "The Rank-and-File needs to be brought back!": As West Coast dockworkers approach two months without a contract, casual worker calls for unity. wsws.org The International Longshore and Warehouse Union has kept workers on the job without a deal, in maneuvers coordinated with the Pacific Maritime Association and the Biden Administration.

Anonymous103 (2022-08-30). Military SItuation In Syria On (Map Update). southfront.org On, the Russian Ministry of Defense recorded no hostilities and ceasefire violations in the Idlib region in the past 24 hours; | On, SAA artillery shelled positions of Turkish-backed forces in the Ankawi area; | On, SAA artillery shelled positions of Turkish-backed forces in the Afes area; | On, SAA artillery shelled positions of Turkish-backed forces in the Barah area; | On, unidentified gunmen killed two members of Tur…

Brett Wilkins (2022-08-30). Mikhail Gorbachev, Who Presided Over End of Cold War and Soviet Empire, Dead at 91. commondreams.org U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres said Gorbachev "did more than any other individual to bring about the peaceful end of the Cold War."

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-08-30). Two Imperial academics awarded Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellowships. imperial.ac.uk Researchers working on water-splitting catalysts for hydrogen fuels and magnetic computing for more efficient AI have received fellowship funding.

Sam Carliner (2022-08-30). Beware the Climate Risks of War Over the Arctic. commondreams.org A recent Senate proposal would needlessly create conditions for conflict with Russia while generating more greenhouse gas emissions.

Anonymous103 (2022-08-30). Military Situation In Iraq On (Map Update). southfront.org On, the Iraq Joint Operations Command canceled the curfew in Baghdad and other provinces; | On, Muqtada Sadr, the leader of Iraq's Sadr Movement apologized to the Iraqi people for what happened and asked his supporters to withdraw from the places they occupied and end the clashes with the security forces; | As a result of the clashes in Baghdad, 20 people were killed and more than 300 were injured, according to Iraqi TV | MORE ON THE TOPIC: :…

____ (2022-08-30). Tragedy in Afghanistan should never be allowed to repeat, says Chinese envoy. ecns.cn Zhang Jun, China's permanent representative to the United Nations, on Monday described the 20-year-war waged by foreign troops in Afghanistan as fiasco, stressing that the tragedy in Afghanistan should never be allowed to repeat.

____ (2022-08-30). Premier calls for carrying forward with administrative reform. ecns.cn Premier Li Keqiang reiterated on Monday the importance for the government to cut red tape, enhance oversight and safeguard fair competition, saying that the government must make unrelenting efforts in moving forward with reform.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-30). Science Saturday: Mayo innovation, research at forefront of World War II victory. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org A photograph taken from the air of "G-Whiz," the Mayo Clinic Dauntless Dive Bomber plane used for testing the G-suit and other innovations. If you watched "Top Gun: Maverick" this summer, you saw a fictional portrayal of how fighter pilots can perform incredible aerial maneuvers at high G-forces, or the force of gravity. Here's the story about the role Mayo Clinic had in enabling pilots to reach those heights and possibly win a war. In…

Eric Calcagno (2022-08-30). Estados Unidos Ted Cruz, "tough as Texas" globalizacion.ca ´Duro como Texas" es lo que leemos al entrar en tedcruz.org, el website personal de Rafael Edward Cruz, hijo de un cubano exilado devenido predicador bautista y de una norteamericana. Ted Cruz ahora es senador republicano por el Estado de…

Dr. Gilbert Doctorow (2022-08-30). Russian Allegations of Rampant Nazism in Europe. globalresearch.ca

Ahmed Adel (2022-08-30). Russia, Iran and Azerbaijan Deepen Cooperation to Bypass Western Sanctions. globalresearch.ca

Infobrics (2022-08-30). China's Chery in Talks to Produce Cars in Russian Plants. infobrics.org Chinese car manufacturer Chery is in talks with Russian manufacturers about producing cars in Russian plants, Russia's state-owned news agency TASS reported, citing Vladimir Shmakov, director of Chery's Russian branch…

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-08-30). The Global Fragility Act: Washington's New Tool for Controlling an Indomitable Haiti. orinocotribune.com By Travis Ross | With Russia and China increasingly assertive and influential worldwide, Washington recently rolled out its gambit to maintain global hegemony and gather former colonies and neo-colonies under its wing: The U.S. government has

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-08-30). The Global Fragility Act: Washington's New Tool for Controlling an Unruly Haiti. orinocotribune.com By Travis Ross | With Russia and China increasingly assertive and influential worldwide, Washington recently rolled out its gambit to maintain global hegemony and gather former colonies and neo-colonies under its wing: The U.S. government has

Staff (2022-08-30). Russia calls on US to return money stolen from Afghanistan. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Russian Permanent Representative to the UN Vasily Nebenzya called on the US to return the money stolen from the Afghan people.

M. K. Bhadrakumar (2022-08-30). Ground Beneath Zelensky's Feet Is Shifting. globalresearch.ca

Children's Health Defense (2022-08-30). Video: Global Civil Rights Movement. Munich Stands Up — Rally at Friedensengel Park. globalresearch.ca

Elze van Hamelen (2022-08-30). "One Health" — Where Biosecurity Meets Agenda 2030. globalresearch.ca

Eugyppius (2022-08-30). Exhaustive Study of German Mortality Data Finds Excess Deaths Tightly Correlated with Mass Vaccination. globalresearch.ca

Dr. Joseph Mercola (2022-08-30). Why the COVID Jab Should Be Banned for Pregnant Women. globalresearch.ca

Philip Giraldi (2022-08-30). A Death in Moscow. Who is Darya's Father, Philosopher and Sociologist Aleksandr Dugin. globalresearch.ca

Robert J. Burrowes (2022-08-30). Digitizing Your Identity Is the Fast-Track to Slavery: How Can You Defend Your Freedom? globalresearch.ca

Rep. Ron Paul (2022-08-30). Biden's Student Debt Forgiveness Scheme Is Unforgivable. globalresearch.ca

Zero Hedge (2022-08-30). Rockefeller Foundation Wants Behavioral Scientists to Come Up with More Convincing COVID Vaxx Narratives. globalresearch.ca

Tsvetana Paraskova (2022-08-30). Shell CEO: Europe's Gas Crisis Could Continue for Multiple Winters. globalresearch.ca

Joseph Haboush (2022-08-30). US Calls for Dialogue in Iraq, Denies Reports It Evacuated Baghdad Embassy. globalresearch.ca

Ann Brown (2022-08-30). Dirty Therapy: 7 Examples Of Therapists Getting Into Trouble Or Their Licenses Revoked. moguldom.com Mental health specialists, be they therapists or licensed psychologists, have a major responsibility to their patients, and they have a code of ethics they are supposed to abide by. When they don't, they can lose their jobs, be suspended, or even have their licenses revoked. Misconduct can lead to the loss of your psychologist license. According …

Dana Sanchez (2022-08-30). Famous 'Black Swan' Author And Philosopher: American Universities Should Pay For Debt Forgiveness. moguldom.com Universities, not taxpayers, should pay for student loan debt forgiveness, author Nassim Nicholas Taleb wrote in a tweet critical of liberal arts degrees. Many have argued that President Joe Biden's $10,000 college student loan debt cancellation will benefit Black students and help close the racial wealth gap as Black students hold a disproportionate amount of …

Dana Sanchez (2022-08-30). Top U.S. Investment Bank Morgan Stanley: Stop Focusing On Federal Reserve, Investors Should Pay Attention To Signals Of Weak Earnings. moguldom.com When Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell made it clear on Friday that interest rates will continue to rise, the stock market reacted predictably with a big selloff, but there's a bigger risk for stocks in the second half of 2022, according to Morgan Stanley strategist Michael Wilson. Investors should pay attention to weak earnings, not …

_____ (2022-08-30). Biden is Trying to Bring Down Xi Jinping and Organize a "Color Revolution" in China. journal-neo.org This autumn will be a momentous time for China in the XX National Congress of the Chinese Communist Party the delegates will confirm China's strategy and development priorities, and elect the country's leader for the next five years. It is likely that Xi Jinping, the current head of the Party, will be reelected for …

_____ (2022-08-30). Iraq: Political Chaos in Full Swing. journal-neo.org For the past month, there have been bitter political disputes in Iraq that have divided and polarized different communities, making it impossible to elect representatives to the country's highest bodies. These divisions have deeply engrained themselves into the different strata of the society through social media, creating disputes and barriers not only between communities but …

_____ (2022-08-30). Five Rural Maine Towns Form Coalition For Affordable Broadband. popularresistance.org Maine – Spurred to action by inadequate high-speed Internet service as the pandemic besieged their communities, local officials and citizen volunteers in five rural Maine towns formed the Southwestern Waldo County Broadband Coalition (SWCBC) in an effort to bring ubiquitous and affordable broadband to its portion of Waldo County. | Two years later, the SWCBC is close to securing a major victory for local Internet choice in the face of a well-funded opposition campaign sweeping the Pine Tree State as the Big Telecom lobby and its allies try to undermine the very idea of publicly-owned, locally-controlled broadband…

_____ (2022-08-30). How Murdoch's Rogue News Corp Operates. popularresistance.org The way News Corp operates must be traced to Rupert Murdoch himself for he has told us that 'for better or worse (News Corp) is a reflection of my own thinking, my character and my values'. | Let me give some examples of how News Corp operates. | Ken Cowley was a very senior and loyal executive of News Corp for many years. He was my production manager in Sydney at News Ltd. Unwisely, three years ago Cowley told the Australian Financial Review that [Rupert's son] Lachlan Murdoch was not particularly smart and that The Australian 'is pathetic'. | People were wheeled out within 24 hours to defend Lachlan. Cowley was…

_____ (2022-08-30). If Biden Can Cancel Some Student Debt, He Can Cancel All Student Debt In The US. popularresistance.org "I cosigned for 70K in loans to put my disabled grandchild through a private college that would meet his specific needs," said a 70-year-old debtor I met during the Debt Collective's virtual older debtors' assembly in mid-August. "I don't think I'll be able to pay off these loans in my lifetime," another debtor told me. | As I listened to these stories in a Zoom breakout room, I couldn't help but feel overwhelmed by the conclusion that debt controls the lives of millions of people in the U.S., especially our most vulnerable. The Debt Collective, the nation's first debtors' union, is known for opening and facilita…

_____ (2022-08-30). Organizers Have Fought For Debt Cancellation For Over A Decade. popularresistance.org Following over a decade of activism against the United States' massive student debt crisis, President Biden announced a plan on Wednesday to cancel a significant amount of student loan debt for tens of millions of low and middle-income Americans. | Many organizers, whose work made the announcement possible, have viewed the news as a major victory for their movement. However, they also see it as just a small first step in a country where many borrowers — especially Black and Brown borrowers — are saddled with far deeper debts, and the root causes of educational inequity remain largely unaddressed. | "T…

_____ (2022-08-30). Residents Refuse To Be Forced From Homes Won Through Past Struggle. popularresistance.org Forty years ago, residents of Philadelphia won a subsidized housing community in the area known as Black Bottom after fighting the discrimination and displacement being used to clear the way for University City. Now the city is allowing that community, 72 residences called University City Townhomes (UCT), to be sold for gentrification. Clearing the FOG spoke with Rasheda Alexander, a resident of UCT, and Sterling Johnson of Philadelphia Housing Action about their efforts to protect UCT and stop the wave of evictions and displacement that primarily target low income black and brown people. Their organizing and act…

_____ (2022-08-30). Southern Workers Are Teaching Each Other How To Organize. popularresistance.org This summer I went on strike at Dollar General in Holly Hill, South Carolina. My coworkers and I were standing up for our rights and fighting back against a company that put our safety at risk, stole our wages, and made it impossible for us to take care of our families. | Our organizing started when my coworker Tara Thompson called us to a meeting at her house. I said, "I don't feel safe at work," and everyone nodded. The store had been robbed three times since I've been here. One day a customer came into the store with a gun, having some mental health problems and talking about how he can't trust anyone. I calle…

Ann Brown (2022-08-30). 14 Prince George's Police Officers Indicted In Double Dipping Scheme, Made Extra Money As Private Security While On The Clock. moguldom.com Fourteen current and former police officers in Maryland's Prince George's County were indicted by a grand jury on. According to prosecutors, they secretly double-dipped shifts, meaning they simultaneously worked as both private security and at the police department. They made extra money as private security while on the clock for the police department. …

Contributing Writers (2022-08-30). Wesley Clark Seven Countries in Five Years. marktaliano.net READ MORE:

Diegoramos718 (2022-08-30). CIA Whistleblower John Kiriakou on What We Learned From FBI's Mar-a-Lago Search Affidavit. scheerpost.com By Kevin Gosztola / The Dissenter Kevin Gosztola was joined by CIA whistleblower John Kiriakou, who helped him go through the FBI's Mar-a-Lago search affidavit and break down what was learned. They discussed the construct of "national defense information" and storing classified information in a private residence. Both offered their responses to the heavy redactions …

Editor (2022-08-30). How to Elect Progressives and Defeat Republicans in the Midterms. scheerpost.com By Jeff Cohen and Norman Solomon Almost all the primaries are behind us now, and the current outlook is still grim for the midterm elections this fall. The semi-fascist Republican Party is very well-positioned to win control of the House and has a decent chance of also gaining a majority in the Senate. But demagoguery …

Fight Back (2022-08-30). San José reacts to Supreme Court threat to overturn DACA. fightbacknews.org San José, CA – "No ban! No wall! Legalization for all!" was heard at San José City Hall as about 20 people showed up on Saturday,, to protest the possibility of the U.S. Supreme Court repealing DACA, which would affect nearly a million undocumented immigrants and their families in the United States. | The protest coincided with the 52nd anniversary of the Chicano Moratorium and came in response to a call from the Legalization for All (L4A) Network. The connection between the struggles of undocumented immigrants, especially from Mexico and other Latin American nations, and the Chicano nation, or Aztlan,…

Francisco Dominguez (2022-08-30). The Stakes in Brazil's Election Couldn't Be Higher. orinocotribune.com By Francisco Dominguez | Ahead of October's election, with leftist Lula leading the polls, fears are rising of a Bolsonaro coup — meaning it's the entirety of Brazil's democracy at stake. | After four years of a right-wing Bolsonaro government, Brazilians will vote for a new president on 2 October 2022. Former president Lula—currently high in the polls—is confronting an increasingly delirious incumbent, who appears to have threatened violent unconstitutional action should he lose. | Bolsonaro's victory came two years after the impeachment of Workers' Party president Dilma Rous…

Infobrics (2022-08-30). BRICS Political and Geopolitical Challenges: A View from the South. infobrics.org The recent XIV virtual summit of the BRICS, hosted and chaired by China, has fostered a revitalisation of the group. It is occurring within the framework of a complex and uncertain transition and reconfiguration of the international system…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-08-30). How Can Americans Tolerate U.S. Government's Crucifixion of Julian Assange? libya360.wordpress.com Eric Zuesse Julian Assange has long been in solitary-confinement imprisonment in Britain awaiting extradition to America on charges which could bring him 175 years in prison, but he has never been convicted of anything, and the U.S. Government has violated both the U.S. Constitution and U.S. laws by having thus imprisoned him for over a…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-08-30). US in Latin America: Interference, Extortion and Blackmail in Times of Global Reconfiguration. libya360.wordpress.com Jorge Elbaum The disordered and brutal intentionality of the United States to control the political, economic, communicational, military and cultural orientations of Latin America is linked to the loss of its relevance in the region. Last Thursday, the U.S. Ambassador to Argentina, Marc Stanley, arrogated to himself the right to give his opinion on the…

Jack Gilroy (2022-08-30). Thirty Six Percent of Mass Shooters Were Trained by the U.S. Military, But Few Americans Know This Because the Media Never Report It. covertactionmagazine.com Media pundits and politicians blame lax gun laws, social isolation and mental illness for mass shootings, but ignore the advent of a fascist culture that venerates the U.S. military. In the wake of a barrage of mass shootings, the media have offered a variety of explanations centering predominantly on the social isolation and mental illness …

Liberation Staff (2022-08-30). PSL Editorial — Reject Biden's plan for 100,000 more cops on the streets. liberationnews.org President Biden gave a major speech in Pennsylvania today on crime and policing as part of the roll out of his "Safer America Plan" — and his ongoing effort to slander and distance himself from the historic 2020 mass movement that shook the racist foundations of this country.

Misión Verdad (2022-08-30). Venezuela's Exchange Rate: Key Aspects, Components, and Economic Forces. orinocotribune.com By Mision Verdad | Over the past few days, the exchange rate of the Venezuelan bolívar with respect to the US dollar has risen. This applies to the official exchange rate published by the Central Bank of Venezuela (BCV), and in the case of parallel indicators such as social media accounts known as "dollar monitors." | This past Friday, July 26, the aforementioned parallel indicators reached an average of 9.20 bolívars per dollar, while the official BCV figure was 7.84. There is a significant difference between the two figures, particularly considering that the disparity between the two rates te…

PSL San Antonio (2022-08-30). PSL San Antonio Statement: Fight against enforcement of Texas anti-abortion laws! liberationnews.org We must build a mass movement against the enforcement of unpopular anti-abortion laws, and demand legalization of abortion once and for all!

Staff (2022-08-30). Terrorist group affiliated with ISIL arrested in Sulaymaniyah. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Sulaymaniyah security department announced the detention of a terrorist group affiliated with ISIL in the province.

Mark Gruenberg (2022-08-30). Mexican union activists report progress, but highlight obstacles to independent unions. peoplesworld.org GUADALAJARA, Mexico—Long-oppressed Mexican workers have new opportunities for free, fair, and pro-worker unionization and union elections south of the U.S. border, a panel of female union reform-oriented activists says. Thanks to Mexican legal and structural reforms the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement mandates, the group reports progress in that cause, despite several big roadblocks, from male machismo to …

Staff (2022-08-30). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Mehr news agency takes a look at headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Tuesday,.

Dr. Christof Plothe (2022-08-30). COVID "Vaccines" Destroying Human Fertility. Dr. Christof Plothe. globalresearch.ca

____ (2022-08-30). Nation a vital market for Europe's companies. ecns.cn China remains a key market for European companies as its economic resilience and large domestic market are vital for them to stay globally competitive, according to a survey released on Monday by the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade.

____ (2022-08-30). China makes solid progress in production safety, disaster relief in 10 years. ecns.cn China has greatly reduced workplace accidents and improved the effectiveness of disaster relief in the past decade amid efforts in strengthening comprehensive emergency response, an official said Tuesday.

WSWS (2022-08-30). US cuts off free COVID-19 rapid testing. wsws.org The end to the free distribution of rapid antigen tests foreshadows far more sweeping measures to do away with any form of COVID-19 mitigation.

Staff (2022-08-30). Malaysia has significant position in Iran's foreign policy. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iranian President Ebrahim Raeisi says that Malaysia has a significant position in Iran's foreign policy and there are various capacities for the development of cooperation between the two friendly countries.

____ (2022-08-30). Key project set to help attain carbon goals. ecns.cn The Qilu-Shengli Oilfield CCUS project, China's first megaton-scale carbon capture, utilization and storage project, became operational on Monday as part of the nation's overall drive to achieve its carbon neutrality goals, said its operator China Petrochemical Corp.

Anonymous103 (2022-08-30). Why Any Political 'Scientist' Who Calls U.S. a "Democracy" Is a Fake — NO Scientist. southfront.org Written by Eric Zuesse Scientific empirical studies have uniformly proven that the U.S. Government is not a democracy (not a one-person-one-vote operation,…

Staff (2022-08-30). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Saturday,.

____ (2022-08-30). Track-laying completed on China's first sea-crossing high-speed railway. ecns.cn Track-laying work on the country's first sea-crossing high-speed railway was completed on Tuesday morning in east China's Fujian Province.

____ (2022-08-30). Chinese spirit brand Moutai opens ice cream shop in Beijing. ecns.cn Chinese spirit brand Moutai opened its first ice cream shop in Beijing on Monday.

____ (2022-08-30). Task forces to speed up stimulus package. ecns.cn A worker cuts a steel part at the construction site of the T3B terminal project of Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport in Southwest China's Chongqing, July 11, 2022.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-30). What Mayo Clinic experts want you to know about over-the-counter hearing aids. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the way for the sale of over-the-counter hearing aids, making it possible for consumers to instruments without medical exams or fittings as soon as this fall. It will likely mean cost savings, but what should those with hearing issues know before buying?Dr. Cindy Hogan, chair of the Division of Audiology and director of the Mayo Clinic Hearing Aid Program, says this move should help improve…

____ (2022-08-30). Iran defeat Egypt in 2022 FIVB World C'ship. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iran defeated Egypt 3-1 (25-14, 25-19, 22-25, 26-24) in the 2022 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship Monday night.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-30). Roshy Didehban named chief administrative officer at Mayo Clinic in Arizona. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org She takes the role during a time of historic growth for Mayo Clinic in the state PHOENIX/SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Roshanak (Roshy) Didehban has been named chief administrative officer (CAO) for Mayo Clinic in Arizona. She succeeds Paula Menkosky, who was CAO for 10 years until she was named Mayo Clinic's chief human resources officer in June. Didehban will assume her new role on Tuesday, Sept. 6. As Arizona's CAO she will partner with Richard Gray, M.D.,…

John W. Whitehead (2022-08-30). The American Kleptocracy: A Government of Liars, Thieves and Lawbreakers. globalresearch.ca

____ (2022-08-30). Geneva envoys from Asian, African developing countries visit Xinjiang. ecns.cn At the invitation of the Chinese Foreign Ministry, a delegation of diplomatic envoys of developing countries from Asia and Africa to the UN Office in Geneva visited northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region from to 27.

____ (2022-08-30). Chinese Embassy in Cambodia receives over 20 Taiwan compatriots' requests for help. ecns.cn

WSWS (2022-08-30). Outrage among Columbus teachers as union pushes through concessions contract. wsws.org After having called off the strike by 4, 0 public school teachers, nurses, librarians, councilors and other educators early Thursday morning, the union pushed through a contract Sunday which meets none of the teachers' basic demands.

____ (2022-08-30). Security can be provided by regional countries: Sayyari. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — The Deputy Chief of the Iranian Army Force for Coordination Affairs said that security of the region can be provided by countries of the region including powerful countries such as Iran and India.

____ (2022-08-30). NASA postpones Artemis I moon mission due to engine issue. ecns.cn 29 (Xinhua) — NASA postponed the launch of the Artemis I lunar mission on Monday due to an issue with an engine bleed."ÄÄ"ÄÄThe launch of the agency's mega moon rocket and integrated Orion spacecraft was initially scheduled at 8: 33 a.m.

WSWS (2022-08-30). Why is the MNA-UMPNC saying Michigan Medicine nurses will receive no strike pay? wsws.org The MNA-UMPNC has posted a series of FAQs on its website in advance of the work stoppage authorization vote this week, one of which says that nurses will not receive any strike pay if they vote to walk out at Michigan Medicine to fight for their rights.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-30). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Protect your skin from the summer sun. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Whether swimming in the pool, a trip to the lake or a day at the beach, summertime often means sun exposure. And protection from the sun is the focus of Summer Sun Safety Month every August. Skin cancer is the abnormal growth of skin cells. While it most often develops on skin exposed to the sun, but it also can occur on areas of skin not ordinarily exposed to sunlight. Skin cancer is the most common…

____ (2022-08-30). Construction of South China's Pinglu Canal project kicks off. ecns.cn The construction of the Pinglu Canal project kicked off on Sunday. The canal stretches about 135 kilometers, and is navigable to 5,000-ton ships.

Staff (2022-08-30). 'ZOO' goes to FERFILM FilmFest. in Kosovo. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Written and directed by Iranian filmmaker Nafiseh Zare, the short film "Zoo" is scheduled to vie at FERFILM in Kosovo.

WSWS (2022-08-30). New revolutionary epoch opens doors for building the ICFI in Brazil. wsws.org These remarks were delivered by Tomas Castanheira, a leading member of the the Socialist Equality Group in Brazil, to the Seventh National Congress of the Socialist Equality Party (US), held from July 31 to.

Protect Juristac (2022-08-30). Saturday 9/10: Amah Mutsun Rally for Juristac. indybay.org McEntee Plaza (In front of the Santa Clara County Government Building) | 70 W Hedding St, San Jose, CA 95110 | This is downtown, please give yourself an extra 30 minutes to park.

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-08-30). The Science Of College Debt In Black America: 11 Actual Facts And Numbers Black America Needs To Know. moguldom.com Since President Joe Biden announced his administration would forgive up to $20,000 in student loans per borrower, the conversation surrounding college debt has reached pitch. Some are celebrating the move, others have criticized it as too little too late, while others are outraged at the announcement and see it as giving an undeserved bailout to people who …

____ (2022-08-30). Chinese government pledges 100 million yuan emergency humanitarian assistance to flood-hit Pakistan. ecns.cn The Chinese government has decided to provide 100 million yuan (around $14.5 million) of emergency humanitarian assistance, including 25,000 tents and other disaster relief materials urgently needed by flood-hit Pakistan, said Zheng Yuandong, an official with the China International Development Cooperation Agency (CIDCA) on Sunday.

Staff (2022-08-30). 3 Iranians selected best players of U20 Volleyball Champs. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Three sportsmen of Iran's national team have been chosen as the best players in the Men's U20 Volleyball Championship.

Staff (2022-08-30). Cross-border trade between Iran, Iraq flowing. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — The spokesman for the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) says Iran-Iraq trade borders are active and the transfer of goods between the countries is going on without interruption.

____ (2022-08-30). Chinese boats debut at the Netherlands' time-honored Festival 'Night of Gondolas'. ecns.cn Two Chinese boats themed on Nanjing City made their debut at the Netherlands' time-honored Festival "Night of Gondolas", showing Nanjing's historical and cultural sites to more than ten thousand European tourists.

Brett Wilkins (2022-08-30). 'Protect These Giants,' Say 122K Public Comments Urging Biden to Conserve Old-Growth Forests. commondreams.org "By letting old-growth and mature trees grow, we'll be safeguarding carbon, clean water and air, and biodiversity," said one campaigner. "Our climate and future generations depend on it."

Brenda Norrell (2022-08-30). Catholic Church: "Take the Money and Run" indybay.org An access to information request exposes Canada's secret deal that allows the Catholic Church to renege on its promise of $25 million for residential school survivors. When the deal to renege was exposed this week, the Catholic Church announced that it is quickly moving all of its financial assets to the Vatican Bank. The Catholic Church confessed to genocide in July. Demands continue for Nuremburg-style trials in the international court.

Julia Conley (2022-08-30). As US Workers Fight for Labor Rights, Public Support for Unions Soars to Five-Decade High. commondreams.org "Working people recognize the need for a collective voice and it shows," said one union leader.

____ (2022-08-30). Sic Transit Gloria Americae. smoothiex12.blogspot.com For any observer nowadays it is enough to take a look at the front page of Oilprice.com, popular but definitely globalist in character, resource to make a conclusion that the game is nearing its end and something altogether unknown is ahead of us. Just take a look at these headlines from today,. I underlined in…

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-08-30). Jameel Fund accelerates research to protect the world from respiratory diseases. imperial.ac.uk Pioneering research projects at Imperial have received new funding to help tackle the ongoing threat of COVID-19 and other respiratory viruses.

Staff (2022-08-30). Death toll of clashes in Baghdad reaches 30. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — According to the latest reports, 30 people have been killed and 700 others have been injured after clashes erupted between Iraqi security forces and followers of Muqtada Sadr in Baghdad's Green Zone.

WSWS (2022-08-30). Record attrition in Texas public schools exacerbates teacher shortage. wsws.org Teacher attrition soared to record highs for the 2021-22 school year amid crisis conditions exacerbated by the pandemic.

Lynda Carson (2022-08-30). Kingswood Capital Management LP annihilates 89 pharmacies or more. indybay.org In opposition to corporate raider Alexander Wolf, Kingswood Capital Management LP, and Save Mart, UFCW 8 encourages its members to avoid Walgreens, and transfer their family's prescriptions to an Albertsons, Bel Air, Rite Aid, Safeway or Vons pharmacy as soon as possible.

ICSS (2022-08-30). Sunday 8/28: LEPAIO: Labor Education Project on the AFL-CIO International Operations. indybay.org ZOOM LINK | GOOD FOR SUNDAY, | Join Zoom Meeting | us02web.zoom.us/j/81133350622?pwd=dUUyUW… | Meeting ID: 811 3335 0622 | Passcode: ICSS2717rs | One tap mobile | +16694449171,,81133350622#,,,,*5892135124# US | +16699006833,,81133350622#,,,,*5892135124# US (San Jose) | Dial by your location | +1 669 444 9171 US | +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) | +1 719 359 4580 US | +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) | +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) | +1 646 931 3860 US | +1 929 205 6099 US (New York) | +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC) | +1 309 205 3325 US | +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)…

____ (2022-08-30). Iran, EAEU to expand trade ties. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iran and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) are poised to take giant strides in line with promoting bilateral trade and business.

Staff (2022-08-30). Rocket attacks hit Iraqi gas field as tension intensifies. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — The crucial Khor Mor gas field in northern Iraq has been hit by a series of rocket attacks, forcing US contractors to flee after two Turkish subcontractors had already left.

____ (2022-08-30). Tibet's Lhasa cuts off community transmission of COVID-19. ecns.cn Lhasa, capital of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, has essentially cut off the community transmission of COVID-19, local authorities said on Monday.

WSWS (2022-08-30). Unions announce first tentative agreements with US railroads, as bureaucracy employs divide-and-conquer strategy. wsws.org The announcement of tentative agreements which workers did not want and did not ask for is fresh proof of the need for railroaders to organize themselves independently, and in opposition to, the corrupt union bureaucracy.

____ (2022-08-30). Space station rice tests show promise. ecns.cn Chinese astronauts have successfully grown rice seedlings onboard the Tiangong space station and this experiment that may yield key insights into how astronauts can cultivate food to support long-term space missions, experts said on Monday.

WSWS (2022-08-30). Candidate for UAW President Will Lehman: "For a united struggle of US, Mexican and Canadian workers!" wsws.org Our struggle against the corrupt, gangster-ridden unions or charros on either side of the border depends on organizing internationally and mustering our combined forces through the International Workers Alliance of Rank-and File Committees (IWA-RFC).

Staff (2022-08-30). Iran crowns champion in Asian Men's U20 Volleyball C'ship. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iran has ranked first in the 21st Asian Men's U20 Volleyball Championship held in Bahrain.

____ (2022-08-30). YU-20 aerial tanker debuts at Changchun Airshow. ecns.cn A YU-20 aerial tanker was unveiled at Changchun Airshow in Northeast China's Jilin Province on Friday.

____ (2022-08-30). PLA garrison in Hong Kong completes 25th routine rotation. ecns.cn The Hong Kong Garrison of the Chinese People's Liberation Army on Monday completed the 25th rotation since it began garrisoning Hong Kong in 1997.

____ (2022-08-30). China Space Station: Experimental cabinets work well. ecns.cn The Wentian space application system of China's Space Station has been working well since the lab was launched and started operation on July 24, the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) said on Monday.

Julia Conley (2022-08-30). Passing 'Kids Code,' California Paves Way for Safer Digital World for US Children. commondreams.org "Children deserve to be protected wherever they are in the world, whether that's offline or online."

Staff (2022-08-30). Dozens of checkpoints to be built on Iran-Afghanistan border. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — The Taliban announced that dozens of checkpoints are going to be built on the border of Afghanistan and Iran to improve the security of the area.

WSWS (2022-08-30). Killer cops in Akron, Ohio, cut body-cam audio after realizing Jayland Walker was unarmed. wsws.org More than eight weeks after Walker's murder, none of the police involved have been charged or identified.

____ (2022-08-30). Xi sends condolences to Alvi over severe floods in Pakistan. ecns.cn Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday sent a message of condolence to his Pakistani counterpart, Arif Alvi, over the severe floods hitting the country.

____ (2022-08-30). Senior Chinese official stresses accelerating media integration. ecns.cn Huang Kunming, a senior Communist Party of China (CPC) official, on Tuesday urged swifter action to deepen media integration and muster great strength to work together and achieve progress.

____ (2022-08-30). Iran seriously determined to develop relations with Brazil. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs said that the Islamic Republic of Iran is seriously determined to enhance its relations with Brazil.

David Giesen (2022-08-30). Thursday 8/25: KPFA & other public radio stations deserve radio frequency spectrum revenue. indybay.org ZOOM: | us05web.zoom.us/j/81510133753?pwd=RzNNNU…

H. Scott Prosterman (2022-08-30). Expanding the Occupation of Palestinians in thenewsauthor"> of Jesus. juancole.com Most people agree that imperialism has been a very bad thing for the world. American Indian leader Dennis Means addressed a capacity crowd at the Rackham Auditorium at the University of Michigan in 1981. When I asked him to compare the plight of American Indians with the Palestinians, Mr. Means said, "Palestinians are the Indians …

Staff (2022-08-30). Reestablishment of Iran-Saudi ties benefits regional security. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iranian President Ebrahim Raeisi in a meeting with Iraqi Foreign Minister Fuad Hussein said that the reestablishment and a further bolstering of relations between Iran and Saudi Arabia will benefit regional security.

Dan Bacher (2022-08-30). CA Tribes and Delta E.J. groups ask State Water Board to reconsider Delta Plan. indybay.org "The State Water Board has made a public commitment to addressing the State sponsored racial inequity baked into the water rights system," said Rica Garcia, an attorney with the Environmental Law Clinic at Stanford Law School. "It now needs to act in alignment with that commitment by addressing the issues raised in the Petition."

____ (2022-08-30). U.S. to end free at-home COVID test program this week. ecns.cn The U.S. government will end its distribution of free COVID-19 testing kits to Americans on Friday due to lack of funding, U.S. media reported, citing senior Biden administration officials.

____ (2022-08-30). Tehran Police Chief visits MNA HQ. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Tehran Police Chief Brigadier General Hossein Rahimi paid a visit to Mehr News Agency (MNA)'s Headquarters in Tehran on Monday evening.

Staff (2022-08-30). Taliban must respond to world calls to form inclusive govt. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iran's Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN says the Taliban must respond to the repeated demands of the international community to form an inclusive government…

____ (2022-08-30). Country eager to share its high-speed rail experience. ecns.cn China has accumulated vast experience in developing high-speed railways at home and is willing to share its know-how with the rest of the world, according to experts.

WSWS (2022-08-30). New Zealand Labour government to expand exploitative migrant labour schemes. wsws.org While tight restrictions remain on permanent residency for immigrants, the Labour government is expanding exploitative and low-paid temporary work schemes.

Anonymous765 (2022-08-30). Locations Of US Carrier Strike Groups —. southfront.org This is the newest update of the 'U.S. Carrier Strike Groups Locations Map' exclusive series showing the approximate locations of U.S. Carrier Strike Groups. SouthFront: Analysis & Intelligence tracks locations of U.S. aircraft carriers using the available open-source information. No classified information was used in production of the map. | Carrier strike group (CSG) is an operational formation of the United States Navy. It is centered on an aircraft carrier and a carrier air w…

____ (2022-08-30). China's major services trade fair starts tickets booking. ecns.cn Visitors are able to purchase and reserve e-tickets for the 2022 China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS), which is scheduled to open on Wednesday in Beijing, on digital platforms from Aug.27, according to the official WeChat account.

____ (2022-08-30). Over 8,100 officials punished for violating China's frugality rules. ecns.cn A total of 8,185 Chinese officials were punished in July for violating the country's eight-point code on improving Party and government conduct, China's top anti-graft body said in a statement on Sunday.

Staff (2022-08-30). Death toll of clashes in Baghdad reaches 30 (+VIDEO). en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — According to the latest reports, 30 people have been killed and 700 others have been injured after clashes erupted between Iraqi security forces and followers of Muqtada Sadr in Baghdad's Green Zone.

____ (2022-08-30). Millions of livestock begin autumn migration in NW China's Xinjiang. ecns.cn Millions of livestock in northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region began their seasonal migration from Bayanbulak Grassland to autumn pastures a few days ago.

Staff (2022-08-30). Two Iranian plays to participate Bangladesh festival. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Two Iranian plays have been invited to take part in International Mime Festival in Bangladesh.

WSWS (2022-08-30). The fight against Canadian imperialism and for socialist internationalism. wsws.org These remarks were delivered by Keith Jones, the national secretary of the Socialist Equality Party (Canada), to the Seventh National Congress of the SEP (US), held from July 31 to.

The Global Research Team (2022-08-30). Join the Campaign Against the COVID "Vaccine" and "The Global Coup d'État Against Humanity" globalresearch.ca Global Research Publishers has released the PDF edition of Prof. Michel Chossudovsky's ebook, entitled Worldwide Corona Crisis, Global Coup d'Etat Against Humanity, on. | Analyzing the pandemic since its onset in 2020, Prof. Chossudovsky said, | "My objective as …

Josh Moon (2022-08-30). @Cloudflare #DropKiwiFarms the transphobic hate site. indybay.org Cloudflare protects transphobic hate site Kiwi Farms. Please demand that they do better, and stop protecting KF by providing them Internet services. Kiwi Farms users have doxxed, swatted, and killed a number of vulnerable individuals in the queer and trans communities, this is unacceptable and Cloudflare must be held accountable for their willingness to support the abuses of Kiwi Farms!

Staff (2022-08-30). IAEA demands from Tehran excessive: AEOI spox. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Describing IAEA demands from Iran as excessive, the Spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran noted that these demands cannot be implemented due to sanctions.

John Bachtell (2022-08-30). Millions of women planning to vote in November to preserve abortion rights. peoplesworld.org If Democrats defy history and retain majorities in the U.S. House and Senate in November, the day the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the federal right to an abortion may be seen forever as the day millions of women decided to vote this year to change the direction of the country in favor of democracy. …

Staff (2022-08-30). Arms smuggling terrorist gang dismantled in SE Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Ahead of the Arbaeen ceremonies, Iranian border guards dismantled a weapon smuggling terrorist gang in the southeastern parts of the country, the Iranian border police commander reported.

____ (2022-08-30). China to release pork reserves from September. ecns.cn Chinese authorities will release pork from government reserves in batches from September to ensure pork supplies, the country's top economic planner said Monday.

Alun Hubbard (2022-08-30). The Terrifying Things I Witnessed Standing Atop Greenland's Melting Ice Sheet—And Why I Still Have Hope. commondreams.org What our new study says to me is that it's not too late to act. But time is short and the waters will rise—faster than we thought.

Cameron orr (2022-08-30). Sign the #VoteAgainstFascism pledge! cpusa.org Sign the pledge to get out the #VoteAgainstFascism!

Don Thompson (2022-08-30). California weighs rules giving fast food workers more power. peoplesworld.org SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Since she came to California from Mexico 24 years ago, Maria Bernal has been supporting her family by often working two jobs at fast food restaurants. But she says she wound up living in a small Kia with her two youngest children, then ages 3 and 15, for six months after …

____ (2022-08-30). 'Discounted' gun control bill fails to curb U.S. gun violence. ecns.cn U.S. media reported that more than 10 people were shot and several died in nearly a dozen gun-related incidents across New York City over the last weekend.

____ (2022-08-30). Rescue volunteers win applause in Chongqing's battle against wildfires. ecns.cn The mountain fires in several regions in Southwest China's Chongqing were put out on Friday morning with people from all walks of life voluntarily pitching in overnight after the fire broke out on due to the extreme heat wave and drought.

Staff (2022-08-30). Iran has no restrictions for boosting ties with Brazil: FM. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian says that Iran knows no limit to expanding bilateral relations with Brazil.

Staff (2022-08-30). Interior Minister Vahidi visits MNA. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — The Iranian Interior Minister Ahmad Vahidi paid a visit to Mehr News Agency on Tuesday.

____ (2022-08-30). Security, welfare, prosperity of nations hinges on intl. coop. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iranian Army Ground Forces Commander Brigadier General Kioumars Heidari said that security, well-being and prosperity of nations strictly subject to the international cooperation and interactions.

____ (2022-08-30). China ups global green cooperation. ecns.cn China will build bigger platforms and provide more support to enterprises from all other countries to have exchanges and build cooperation in the green and low-carbon sectors in China, said government officials.

Mike Lofgren (2022-08-30). America Still Doesn't Designate Violent Domestic Extremists as Terrorists. commondreams.org Republicans have made it politically impossible either to update statutes or shape social expectations to deal effectively with domestic terrorist threats.

Staff (2022-08-30). VIDEO: Footage of Persian leopard in North Khorasan. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — The park rangers of North Khorasan in northeastern Iran managed to record images of a Persian leopard in the Salook National Park.

Staff (2022-08-30). 'Unjustified' to vie at Tirana Intl. Film Festival. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iranian short film 'Unjustified' directed by Mohammad-Reza Khavari will represent Iran in the short film competition section of the Tirana International Film Festival (TIFF) in Albania.

WSWS (2022-08-30). Engine problems delay launch of NASA's Artemis I mission to the Moon. wsws.org The goal of the Artemis project is to develop a spacecraft capable of once again landing humans on the Moon.

____ (2022-08-30). China to provide more humanitarian supplies to Pakistan: spokesperson. ecns.cn

____ (2022-08-30). MOFA: Chinese Embassy in Cambodia receives over 20 Taiwan compatriots' requests for help. ecns.cn The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Monday said the Chinese Embassy in Cambodia has received requests for help from more than 20 Taiwan compatriots and has assisted the Cambodian side in successfully rescuing some of them.

____ (2022-08-30). China remains ASEAN's largest trading partner. ecns.cn China has remained the largest trading partner of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) for 13 consecutive years, a commerce official said Monday.

Peter Koenig (2022-08-30). "Fake Covid-19 Emergency": Nuremberg Codex — Why Is It Ignored Today, and Nothing Happens. globalresearch.ca

Staff (2022-08-30). Iran begins uranium enrichment at Natanz site to 5%. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) published a report saying Iran commenced enrichment of uranium to 5% in advanced IR-6 centrifuges at the site in Natanz.

Seth Borenstein (2022-08-30). Zombie ice from Greenland will raise sea level 10 inches. peoplesworld.org Greenland's rapidly melting ice sheet will eventually raise global sea level by at least 10.6 inches (27 centimeters) — more than twice as much as previously forecast — according to a study published Monday. That's because of something that could be called zombie ice. That's doomed ice that, while still attached to thicker areas of …

____ (2022-08-30). Great Wall at Juyongguan Pass launches 'night tour'. ecns.cn The "Night tour" has been launched for tourists.

Timothy V. Johnson (2022-08-30). Esther Jackson, 105: Life reflected the 20th century struggle for equality. peoplesworld.org Esther Cooper Jackson was part of an "astonishingly excellent cohort of Black women of an earlier generation, including Claudia Jones; Shirley Graham; Louise Patterson; and Dorothy Burnham — who is still with us (fortunately) at the age of 108 — who will serve as role models and inspirations for all of us but especially Black …

WSWS (2022-08-30). Enough is Enough campaign: A political fraud in service to the Labour Party and TUC. wsws.org Enough is Enough has been launched to police and suppress immense social anger in the working class, to shield the Labour Party and trade unions from political challenge and prevent an uncontrolled eruption of the class struggle that would threaten the survival of British imperialism.

WSWS (2022-08-30). Australia: NSW inquiry points to breakdown of public health services in rural areas. wsws.org Decades of underfunding have endangered the health of working people in rural areas, denying them essential services.

Staff (2022-08-30). El tiempo: Calor, chubascos y tormentas eléctricas. cubadebate.cu Desde el final de la mañana se nublará en Pinar del Río e Isla de la Juventud, con algunos chubascos y tormentas eléctricas, que durante la tarde se extenderán a gran parte del territorio. Las lluvias serán numerosas en la región occidental y en el interior de oriente, y fuertes en algunas localidades.

Mark Gruenberg (2022-08-30). México: Activistas sindicales informan avances pero destacan obstáculos para sindicatos independientes. peoplesworld.org GUADALAJARA, México—Los trabajadores mexicanos oprimidos durante mucho tiempo tienen nuevas oportunidades para la sindicalización y las elecciones sindicales libres, justas y a favor de los trabajadores al sur de la frontera con los EE. UU., dice un panel de mujeres activistas orientadas a la reforma sindical. Gracias a las reformas legales y estructurales mexicanas que …

Staff (2022-08-30). Violentas protestas en la Zona Verde de Bagdad. cubadebate.cu Las protestas se reanudaron este 30 de agosto por segundo día consecutivo en la Zona Verde de Bagdad y sus alrededores, con enfrentamientos entre los partidarios del influyente clérigo iraquí Muqtada al Sadr y las fuerzas de seguridad de Irak. Los disturbios empezaron ayer, luego de que Al Sadr anunciara que se retira definitivamente de la escena política.

Staff (2022-08-30). Nota informativa por la salida imprevista de la Unidad Antonio Guiteras. cubadebate.cu La CTE Antonio Guiteras se encontraba desde hace varios días operando con parámetros técnicos fuera de los valores permisibles. Para no incrementar la afectación por déficit de generación, no se sacó de servicio esperando la entrada de la unidad 1 de la CTE Felton. A las 11: 08 horas se produjo la salida de la unidad por bajo vacío en el condensador.

Staff (2022-08-30). Activistas estadounidenses intercambian con científicos del CIGB. cubadebate.cu Estar en Cuba e interactuar con los investigadores, saber cómo se superan a pesar de las limitaciones y carencias es una experiencia transformadora, consideró hoy Abby Martin, documentalista y periodista norteamericana, tras un encuentro con científicos cubanos en el Centro de Ingeniería Genética y Biotecnología (CIGB), en la capital.

Luvis Hochimín Pareja (2022-08-30). Uruguay El verso de la aprobación popular de Lacalle. globalizacion.ca Al comienzo de cada gobierno, la aprobación de los presidentes está en la cresta de la ola, con los mejores niveles de evaluación, y los saldos positivos se mantienen por unos cien días, lo que los politólogos les llaman "luna…

TeleSUR, SH (2022-08-30). Lula mantiene ventaja electoral sobre Bolsonaro en Brasil. telesurtv.net Según la última encuesta del Ipec, Lula da Silva cuenta con el 44 por ciento de la intención de voto, frente al 32 por ciento de Jair Bolsonaro.

Staff (2022-08-30). Cuba ratifica su compromiso con la Unesco (+Video). cubadebate.cu Al cumplirse 75 años del ingreso de Cuba a la Organización de las Naciones Unidas para la Educación, la Ciencia y la Cultura (Unesco), Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, primer secretario del Comité Central del Partido y presidente de la República, ratificó el compromiso de su país con el organismo, en la búsqueda de la paz y la promoción del desarrollo sostenible.

Staff (2022-08-30). Hoy en la Mesa Redonda: Conversando con la ministra de Trabajo y Seguridad Social. mesaredonda.cubadebate.cu Marta Elena Feitó Cabrera, Ministra de Trabajo y Seguridad Social, comparecerá este martes en la Mesa Redonda para informar sobre temas como el empleo, la seguridad social, la prevención y la atención social en el país.

TeleSUR -ysm- JL (2022-08-30). Presidente Petro: Colombia no puede ser el país de las masacres. telesurtv.net "Colombia no puede ser el país de las masacres, esa historia de sangre debe quedar atrás", aseguró el mandatario colombiano, Gustavo Petro.

TeleSUR -ysm- JL (2022-08-30). Presidente de Irán destaca estabilidad económica pese a sanciones. telesurtv.net El mandatario calificó de injustas las sanciones y resaltó que deben terminar rápidamente.

TeleSUR, gao, SH (2022-08-30). Ordenan cesar operativo policial en casa de Cristina Fernández. telesurtv.net El juez dictaminó que la custodia de la vicepresidenta Cristina Fernández le corresponde a la seguridad federal.

Staff (2022-08-30). De vallados, puentes levantados y el giro de la historia. cubadebate.cu El atropello al Estado de Derecho perpetrado por la "Justicia" Federal en la causa Vialidad en contra de Cristina Fernández de Kirchner y algunos de sus colaboradores, en donde lo que brilló por su ausencia fueron los hechos, las evidencias y las pruebas concretas, procuró ser disimulado montando un festival de logomaquia en donde lo importante eran la vacía verborragia y la espectacularidad de los gestos del fiscal Diego Luciani.

Atilio A. Boron (2022-08-30). Argentina De vallados, puentes levantados y el giro de la historia. globalizacion.ca Atemorizado por la reacción popular generada por el encarcelamiento del coronel Juan Perón en la isla Martín García dispuesta por el presidente Edelmiro J. Farrell el 12 de octubre, el régimen militar surgido de la Revolución de 1943 dio la…

Colin Todhunter (2022-08-30). Una crisis de alimentos y pobreza diseñada para asegurar el dominio permanente de EE. UU. globalizacion.ca En marzo de 2022, el secretario general de la ONU, Antonio Guterres , advirtió sobre un "huracán de hambre y el colapso del sistema alimentario mundial" a raíz de la crisis en Ucrania. | Guterres dijo que los precios de los…

TeleSUR -ysm- JL (2022-08-30). Al menos 1.100 fallecidos dejan lluvias monzónicas en Pakistán. telesurtv.net Las estadísticas indican que al menos 1.136 paquistaníes han perdido la vida, aunque se estima que las cifras de víctimas mortales y lesionados aumenten sensiblemente.

TeleSUR-mcs- JL (2022-08-30). Presidente de Venezuela recibe cartas credenciales del embajador colombiano. telesurtv.net Ambas Cancillerías avanzan en un plan de trabajo parlamentario para impulsar el dinamismo comercial fronterizo garantizando la seguridad.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-08-30). Ecuador supera los casos confirmados de viruela del mono. telesurtv.net Según las autoridades sanitarias de la totalidad de casos de viruela símica en Ecuador, 42 corresponden a pacientes masculinos y el resto son mujeres.

Staff (2022-08-30). Cami, nos vas a hacer mucha falta. cubadebate.cu Es muy duro cuando se pierde un amigo, realmente es triste. Pero cuando ese amigo además es tu hermano, tu compañero de trabajo, tu cómplice en la vida, es muy difícil. Pero esta vida es así, de pronto te arrebata cosas que tu no sabías que podías perder nunca porque yo soy mayor que él, así que por ley de la vida me hubiera tocado a mi desaparecer antes.

Carlos Flanagan (2022-08-30). Latinoamérica ante el lento e inexorable ocaso de un imperio. globalizacion.ca La visita de la Presidenta de la Cámara de Representantes de Estados Unidos, Nancy Pelosi a Taiwán el día 2 de agosto no fue un acto casual ni menos una inadvertida "gaffe diplomática" Washington, sino una provocación premeditada que puso…

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-08-30). Peronismo ratifica apoyo a Cristina Fernández tras represión policial. telesurtv.net La vigilia afuera de la casa de la vicepresidenta continúa. Manifestantes exigen la renuncia del ministro de Seguridad de Buenos Aires.

David Trujillo (2022-08-30). United Farm Workers marcha al capitolio del estado de California. peoplesworld.org SACRAMENTO, Calif. — El Sindicato Unido de Trabajadores Agrícolas (UFW, por sus siglas en inglés) y sus simpatizantes se reunieron en Southside Community Park, a dos millas de la capital del estado de California. Miles de simpatizantes vinieron a apoyar el proyecto de ley de protección de la sindicalización de la UFW. Cantaron y marcharon …

TeleSUR -ysm- JL (2022-08-30). Gobierno chileno rechaza acusaciones de Bolsonaro contra Boric. telesurtv.net Chile calificó de gravísimas y falsas las acusaciones, al mismo tiempo, lamentó que en un contexto electoral se polaricen las relaciones bilaterales mediante la desinformación.

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2022-08-30). Políticos ignorantes y estúpidos apuestan por la guerra nuclear. Lo impensable: "Dinero y errores" son la fuerza impulsora detrás de la historia mundial. globalizacion.ca Se contempla guerra nuclear contra China y Rusia | "En ningún momento desde que se lanzó la primera bomba atómica sobre Hiroshima el 6 de agosto de 1945 , la humanidad ha estado más cerca de lo impensable. Todas las salvaguardias…

TeleSUR, hvh, JDO (2022-08-30). Declaran toque de queda general tras protestas en Irak. telesurtv.net Las Fuerzas Armadas anunciaron que la medida se aplicará desde las 19H00 (16.00 GMT) de hoy lunes y durante tiempo indefinido.

TeleSUR, hvh, JDO (2022-08-30). Perú asumirá presidencia pro tempore de la Comunidad Andina. telesurtv.net A la ceremonia asistirán los presidentes de Ecuador, Bolivia y Colombia, Guillermo Lasso, Luis Arce y Gustavo Petro, respectivamente.

Staff (2022-08-30). Falleció Camilo Guevara, uno de los hijos del Che. cubadebate.cu En el día de ayer falleció Camilo Guevara, hijo del Che y directivo del Centro dedicado al estudio y la difusión del pensamiento del Guerrillero Heroico. | Camilo tenía 60 años de edad. Llegue a Aleida, sus hermanos y sus amigos el pésame de Cubadebate…

TeleSUR-mcs- JL (2022-08-30). Estados Unidos registra más de 17.400 casos de viruela del mono. telesurtv.net Caber destacar que la administración de Joe Biden ha sido objeto de críticas por su respuesta al brote de la enfermedad.

Boris Acosta Reyes (2022-08-30). Apoyo popular a Luis Arce: Nunca más un golpe de Estado en Bolivia. globalizacion.ca La movilización popular fue convocada por el llamado ´Pacto de Unidad ª, que reúne a los sindicatos y organizaciones de campesinos e indígenas afines al gobernante Movimiento Al Socialismo (MAS). | El presidente de Bolivia, Luis Arce, advirtió que "jamás vamos a…

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-08-30). Parlamento ecuatoriano lleva a juicio político a ente judicial. telesurtv.net El juicio abarca a cuatro exintegrantes del Consejo de la Judicatura, el cual ha estado en medio del debate político.

Staff (2022-08-30). Actualizan decreto sobre control y registro del ganado mayor y las razas puras (+ PDF). cubadebate.cu El Decreto 225 "De contravenciones personales de las regulaciones para el control y registro del ganado mayor y de las razas puras" fue modificado, teniendo en cuenta que las cuantías de las sanciones pecuniarias no cumplían los fines para las que están previstas.

Staff (2022-08-30). øOtra empresa estatal socialista es posible?, el próximo domingo en Cuadrando la Caja. cubadebate.cu El domingo 4 de septiembre conversaremos sobre la empresa estatal socialista en Cuba… øPor qué la empresa estatal cubana es y debe seguir siendo socialista? øQué obstáculos frenan su desarrollo? øQué le falta para lograr sostener en el tiempo productividad y eficiencia? øCómo dinamizarla?

TeleSUR- lvm- JL (2022-08-30). Presidente mexicano enfatiza que no habrá impunidad por Ayotzinapa. telesurtv.net "El caso de Ayotzinapa es otro de estos casos lamentables, este de abuso de autoridad, de mal gobierno, de asociación delictuosa y desde luego de injusticias", dijo AMLO.

TeleSUR, hvh, JDO (2022-08-30). Controlan incendio en ferry que navegaba frente a Suecia. telesurtv.net La vocera de Stena Line, Stefan Elfström, señaló que los pasajeros a bordo están atendidos y no se reportan heridos.

Staff (2022-08-30). Las semillas: Pilar fundamental de una buena producción agrícola. cubadebate.cu El Decreto Ley 388, De Recursos Fitogenéticos para la Alimentación, la Agricultura y las Semillas, define los recursos fitogenéticos como cualquier material genético de origen vegetal de valor real o potencial para la alimentación y la agricultura. La diversidad de recursos fitogenéticos que se conserva en los bancos está compuesta principalmente por semillas. En Cuba, el Estado siempre ha dedicado presupuesto para la conservación de esos recursos.

Staff (2022-08-30). Chapeando: Cuando la emigración cubana entra en la agenda electorera (+ Podcast). cubadebate.cu El vía crucis de los emigrantes cubanos hacia Estados Unidos parece haber entrado en la agenda electorera del sur de la Florida, a juzgar por la manera en que están abordando el tema quienes hasta hace poco tiempo insultaban a los emigrantes y pedían cerrarle puertas.

TeleSUR, hvh, JDO (2022-08-30). Indepaz confirma masacre número 72 durante 2022 en Colombia. telesurtv.net Tres comuneros del Resguardo de San Lorenzo fueron asesinados luego de recibir varios impactos de bala.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-08-30). Dos masacres dejan al menos siete muertos en Veracruz, México. telesurtv.net Las autoridades de Veracruz indicaron que los dos ataques armados se registraron en los municipios de Tlalixcoyan y de San Andrés Tuxtla.

Staff (2022-08-30). Qué trae la prensa cubana, martes 30 de agosto de 2022. cubadebate.cu

Bill Barrow, Jeff Amy (2022-08-30). Abrams, Georgia Dems call midterms 'unfinished business'. peoplesworld.org COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) — Four years ago, Georgia Democrats had a contested primary for governor because the party's old guard didn't believe in Stacey Abrams. She routed their alternative and, in a close general election loss, established herself as de facto party boss in a newfound battleground state. That previewed 2020, when Joe Biden put …

Miguel àÅngel Ferrer (2022-08-30). México AMLO y el crecimiento del sector público. globalizacion.ca La principal característica del gobierno de López Obrador es el repudio y abandono de la ideología y las políticas neoliberales, es decir, el repudio y abandono de las privatizaciones de los bienes públicos. | Pero no sólo las privatizaciones descaradas, sino…

TeleSUR, hvh, JDO (2022-08-30). Advierten que Congreso de Guatemala no archivó ley sobre fuerzas públicas. telesurtv.net Denuncian que la Junta Directiva del Congreso no quiere archivarla y maniobra para que pase a segundo debate.

Emir Sader (2022-08-30). Uruguay La novela del Pepe Mujica. globalizacion.ca Todo gran período histórico produce grandes personajes. El gran período histórico que vive América Latina en la actualidad produce grandes personajes. Entre todos ellos se destacan tres, por estar profundamente arraigados en la historia, en las condiciones de vida de…

TeleSUR-mcs- JL (2022-08-30). Confirman segundo fallecido por viruela símica en Brasil. telesurtv.net El paciente presentaba baja inmunidad y comorbilidades que agravaron el cuadro de la dolencia.

TeleSUR- lvm- JL (2022-08-30). Bolivia confirma desescalada de la quinta ola de Covid-19. telesurtv.net En la semana epidemiológica número 34, se reportaron 7.198 casos que representan 4.116 casos menos que la semana anterior…

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-08-30). España se corona campeón del Mundial Sub 20 femenino de fútbol. telesurtv.net La Roja venció 3-1 a Japón en la final del Mundial de Costa Rica 2022.

TeleSUR- lvm, JL (2022-08-30). Alemania alerta bajos niveles de agua por cambio climático. telesurtv.net En muchas estaciones de medición se han registrado nuevos mínimos históricos en el nivel del agua.

TeleSUR, lvm, SH (2022-08-30). Gobierno chileno ratifica convenio laboral contra la violencia. telesurtv.net De aprobarse en el Congreso esta ley tendría obligatoriedad en todos los sectores públicos y privados y abarcaría la economía formal e informal.

Fight Back (2022-08-30). New Orleans protest demands hurricane relief for all immigrants, defends DACA. fightbacknews.org New Orleans, LA – Dozens of protesters rallied at the statue of Benito Juarez on to demand hurricane relief funds for all immigrants, regardless of legal status. The rally also came in response to national call to action by the Legalization for All Network to defend DACA against legal attacks and to commemorate the Chicano Moratorium. | The rally was planned to coincide with the anniversaries of Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Ida, which both made landfall in Louisiana on. Although it was largely the labor of immigrant workers that rebuilt New Orleans after both disasters, many immigrants face…

Diegoramos718 (2022-08-30). Gorbachev Dies at 91 in Moscow: Remembering the Greatest Modern Champion of World Peace. scheerpost.com Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev sign the INF Treaty in the east room of the White House. White House Photographic Office, Public domain, via Editor's Note: In 1987, Robert Scheer, then a LA Times staff writer, had been in Moscow for a month when he received an early copy of Mikhail Gorbachev's "Perestroika: New Thinking for Our Country and the World." For the LA Times, he provided a detailed and insightful review regarding a pivotal moment in the history of American foreign policy. Today, following t…

Fight Back (2022-08-30). Immigrant rights protest makes noise in support of DACA outside Minnesota Twins game. fightbacknews.org Minneapolis, MN – On Sunday,, dozens of protesters gathered with signs, noisemakers and flyers across the street from Target Field in downtown Minneapolis. The demonstration was organized by the Minnesota Immigrant Rights Action Committee (MIRAC) and is also part of a national call to action for DACA by the Legalization for All Network, coinciding with the 52nd anniversary of the historic Chicano Moratorium in Los Angeles, California. | Protesters gathered in support of DACA, or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, marking ten years since the program was implemented in 2012. | DACA is a temporary pro…

Andrew Korybko (2022-08-29). Macron Insulted Africans' Intelligence by Claiming That Multipolar Powers Manipulate Them. globalresearch.ca

Benjamin Norton (2022-08-29). US pushing war on China: Malaysia's ex PM explains imperialism's roots in capitalism. multipolarista.com Malaysia's ex Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad warned the US is provoking war with China over Taiwan. He also explained how imperialism is rooted in capitalism.

_____ (2022-08-29). The War in Ukraine is a Foretaste of Much Wider Changes. journal-neo.org When viewing the war in Ukraine one has the experience of reading the Western media and having to ask oneself, where do these people gather their information from? There is almost a complete detachment from the events on the ground and the way it is reported in the Western media. This is more readily apparent …

_____ (2022-08-29). Ukraine And The Politics Of Permanent War. popularresistance.org No one, including the most bullish supporters of Ukraine, expect the nation's war with Russia to end soon. The fighting has been reduced to artillery duels across hundreds of miles of front lines and creeping advances and retreats. Ukraine, like Afghanistan, will bleed for a very long time. This is by design. | On, the Biden administration announced yet another massive military aid package to Ukraine worth nearly $3 billion. It will take months, and in some cases years, for this military equipment to reach Ukraine. In another sign that Washington assumes the conflict will be a long war of attrition it w…

_____ (2022-08-29). US Judge Upholds ConocoPhillips $8.5B Award, Venezuela Rejects 'Unlawful' Ruling. popularresistance.org A Washington D.C. federal judge has granted US oil corporation ConocoPhillips final approval to enforce a multi-billion arbitration award against Venezuela. | On, US District Judge Carl Nichols issued a default judgment in favor of ConocoPhillips to collect on a US $8.5 billion arbitration award plus around $22 million for reimbursement of legal costs after the Venezuelan so-called "interim government" failed to appear in court for more than two years. The default claim was entered by the court in October 2021. | The Nicolás Maduro government had carried out the country's legal defense in its most impor…

_____ (2022-08-29). US Judge Upholds ConocoPhillips $8.5B Award, Venezuela Rejects Ruling. popularresistance.org A Washington D.C. federal judge has granted US oil corporation ConocoPhillips final approval to enforce a multi-billion arbitration award against Venezuela. | On, US District Judge Carl Nichols issued a default judgment in favor of ConocoPhillips to collect on a US $8.5 billion arbitration award plus around $22 million for reimbursement of legal costs after the Venezuelan so-called "interim government" failed to appear in court for more than two years. The default claim was entered by the court in October 2021. | "Venezuela still has not entered an appearance or otherwise opposed the Motion. For the fol…

David Sirota (2022-08-29). üéß LEVER LIVE: What's Next For Leonard Leo's $1.6 Billion Dark Money Trust. levernews.com On this week's

_____ (2022-08-29). To Write Off its Debt, the US Stages Wars Everywhere. journal-neo.org The global economic crisis that has engulfed countries due to Washington's openly voluntarist and Russophobic policies has not only thrown the United States itself into chaos, but has also destroyed the world's multipolar model, changed the status of many states, and led to an increase in contradictions between states and coalitions. It is becoming increasingly …

_____ (2022-08-29). DPRK Korea Is Faced With US 'Decapitation Drill'. popularresistance.org The western corporate media described the Democratic People's Republic of Korea's launch of two missiles as threatening, aggressive and paranoid. What most media failed to report was the prior U.S. military exercises with Japan and South Korea off Hawai'i, in preparation for extensive war exercises off Korea, that provoked the DPRK's two warning shots. | An article in the Daily Beast, an online news website, headlined a longer and upcoming military land, sea and air exercise this way: "U.S. to Enrage Kim Jong Un With Assassination Dry Run." The article then reads: | "For the first time in years, j…

_____ (2022-08-29). US Sends Warships Through The Taiwan Strait For First Time Since Pelosi Visit. popularresistance.org Two US warships sailed through the Taiwan Strait on Sunday in the first such US operation since House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) visited Taipei at the beginning of August. | The US Navy's Seventh Fleet said the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruisers USS Antietam and USS Chancellorsville made the passage through the Strait. China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) slammed the provocation and said it tracked the US warships as they made the transit. | "The People's Liberation Army's Eastern Theatre Command warned the US vessels and monitored their entire passage. We are fully aware of their activities. Troops of…

_____ (2022-08-29). West's neoliberal 'age of abundance' is over, as war and sanctions boomerang home. popularresistance.org France's President Emmanuel Macron, a former banker, warned that "we are living the end of what could have seemed an era of abundance," calling it "a kind of major tipping point or a great upheaval." | Western wars and sanctions are boomeranging back at home. The neoliberal phase of capitalism is collapsing. | Neoliberalism has lost the key pillars it was built on: cheap energy and raw materials from Russia, cheap labor and consumer goods from China, an unsustainable bubble of household debt, low to zero interest rates, and Washington's ability to organize regime-change operations in any country where a governmen…

_____ (2022-08-29). West's Neoliberal 'Age Of Abundance' Is Over. popularresistance.org France's President Emmanuel Macron, a former banker, warned that "we are living the end of what could have seemed an era of abundance," calling it "a kind of major tipping point or a great upheaval." | Western wars and sanctions are boomeranging back at home. The neoliberal phase of capitalism is collapsing. | Neoliberalism has lost the key pillars it was built on: cheap energy and raw materials from Russia, cheap labor and consumer goods from China, an unsustainable bubble of household debt, low to zero interest rates, and Washington's ability to organize regime-change operations in any country where a governmen…

Staff (2022-08-29). 2022 War Abolisher Awards to Go to Italian Dock Workers, New Zealand Filmmaker, U.S. Environmental Group, and British MP Jeremy Corbyn. davidswanson.org By World BEYOND War, World BEYOND War's Second Annual War Abolisher Awards will recognize the work of an environmental organization that has prevented military operations in state parks in Washington State, a filmmaker from New Zealand who has documented the power of unarmed peacemaking, Italian dock workers who have blocked the shipment … 2022 War Abolisher Awards to Go to Italian Dock Workers, New Zealand Filmmaker, U.S. Environmental…

_____ (2022-08-29). Lee Jae-myung is On his Way to Success, the Question is its Price. journal-neo.org On, the Democratic Party of Korea will hold a National Assembley to elect a new leader. A heated debate is expected as key factions within the party seek to set the rules in their favor and intra-party infighting is not out of step with the Conservatives. It should be recalled that the …

_____ (2022-08-29). Climate Change Causes Torrential Flooding In Pakistan. popularresistance.org Devastating floods are occurring across Pakistan due to monsoon rains. Since June, more than 1,000 people have been killed by floods, with thousands more being displaced and having to go without food. Capitalism makes these disasters the new normal, with workers, particularly those of the Global South, bearing the brunt. | Just this weekend, tens of thousands of people have had to flee their homes in Northern Pakistan due to floods. There are many more that still need to be rescued. More than 33 million people have been affected over the past few weeks, millions of homes have been destroyed, and infrastructure su…

_____ (2022-08-29). Police Repress Demonstration Against Luma In Puerto Rico. popularresistance.org The Police of the State of Puerto Rico, a dependent territory of the United States, dispersed Thursday night a demonstration of dozens of Puerto Ricans in Old San Juan, who were staging a protest against LUMA Energy due to the constant power outages. | This is the most recent episode of the protests that have been shaking the Caribbean island for days, although it is the first one that culminated with a confrontation between demonstrators and police, and one person arrested. | The Teachers Federation also joined Thursday night's protest, as did the president of the Puerto Rican Independence Party (PIP), Juan Dalm…

_____ (2022-08-29). Strikes Across The UK As Regulator Lifts Energy Price Cap By 80%. popularresistance.org A new wave of strikes are underway across the UK. From postal workers to barristers, organised labour is turning out on picket lines against the backdrop of looming energy cost hikes. Workers across the UK are fighting back by withdrawing labour, sharing their experiences and, on one occasion, surfing around ports at high speed! | The strikes come as Don't Pay, which is campaigning to encourage people to refuse to pay extortionate energy bills, reported an 80% hike had been nodded through by regulator Ofgem. Don't Pay's East London branch also announced a protest at Canary Wharf for Saturday. Postal wor…

Ann Brown (2022-08-29). Remembering When Civil Rights Leaders Al Sharpton And Roy Innis Threw Hands On TV Show. moguldom.com Roy Innis and the Reverend Al Sharpton were two of New York City's most prominent Black community activists in the 1980s. But they were on different ends of the spectrum. Innis was conservative, while Sharpton was a solid Democrat. Innis was the national chairman of the Congress of Racial Equality from 1968 until his death. …

Ann Brown (2022-08-29). Black America And Nation Of Islam Mourn The Passing Of Minister Ava Muhammad. moguldom.com Dr. Ava Muhammad was one of the most recognized women in the Nation of Islam. In fact, she was the NOI's highest-ranking woman, having been the first woman to be appointed as a minister in NOI history. She died suddenly at the age of 71. A statement from the NOI is dated but …

Ann Brown (2022-08-29). Biden Advisor Trey Baker Leaving White House For Law Firm, Helped Black American Outreach. moguldom.com Blaxit from President Joe Biden's White House continues. Over the last few months, the administration has seen a number of key Black staffers quit. The latest is Biden advisor Trey Baker, who recently announced he would be leaving his post as senior White House adviser for public engagement to join a private law firm. Biden …

Dana Sanchez (2022-08-29). Top Crypto Trader Sam Trabucco Resigns From Alameda: Could US Regulators Be Eying The Mixing Of Trading And FTX Brokerage? moguldom.com Sam Trabucco, once considered the most influential trader in crypto, is stepping down as co-CEO of Virgin Islands-based crypto trading brokerage Alameda Research, saying he has chosen "to prioritize other things." Considered one of the top firms of its kind in the world, Alameda Research is an affiliate and trading partner of FTX, one of the world's largest …

JANET (2022-08-29). GABRIELA calls for immediate relief and support for Pakistani victims of monsoon disaster. iacenter.org MANILA, Philippines — GABRIELA Philippines, a grassroots-based alliance of Filipino women, is calling on local and international communities to help gather donations for our Pakistani sisters and brothers who were struck by monsoon disasters over the last few weeks. The effects of the forecasted weather conditions in the country were exacerbated by poor government planning and preparation as well as the abusive practices of corporations of illegal logging and mining. The ensuing flashfloods resulted in the deaths of over 1,000 individuals, the displacement of millions, and the loss of livelihoods, especiall…

JANET (2022-08-29). Sept 8: National organizing call — Demand Amazon, Starbucks recognize unions now! iacenter.org Demand Amazon and Starbucks recognize unions now! Attend the virtual solidarity mobilization meeting for coordinated mass actions across the country Thursday, September 8 7pm et | 6pm ct | 5pm mt | 4pm pt Register for the call We have proposed these dates for coordinated mass actions across the country: Monday, Sept. 5, Labor Day (or around that date, depending on the city): Organize a presence at Labor Day marches or organize your own action; the Amazon Labor Union is holding an action with Starbucks Workers United in New York City, Sept. 5. Thursday, Sept. 29: Put on a pro-u…

Jeffgang (2022-08-29). Thanks for Taking Action with Inequality.org. inequality.org

_____ (2022-08-29). On the 75th Anniversary of the Dissolution of British India. journal-neo.org On and 15, 2022, Pakistan and India celebrated 75 years of independence, which was the result of an Act of the British Parliament passed in the summer of 1947 and approved by King George VI a month before the above dates. This was a practical embodiment of the long-standing (as early as the …

Hendrik Sybrandy (2022-08-29). NASA's Artemis 1 Launch Delayed. america.cgtn.com NASA's new moon rocket has been grounded at least for a few more days. Engine problems forced postponement of the long-awaited launch of the Artemis 1 mission early Monday.

David Sirota (2022-08-29). Here's How We Can Fight Dark Money. levernews.com After

_____ (2022-08-29). Argentina: The Attack Against Cristina Is Backfiring. popularresistance.org The prosecutors and judges who intend to politically destroy the current Vice President of Argentina, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, have had their shot backfire. Those who, after years of unsuccessful judicial and media set-ups, sometimes forged in the very same office of the former right-wing president Mauricio Macri, are now asking for 12 years in prison and to perpetually disqualify her from holding public office. Charges that venal judges and Macri's cronies would be happy to impose on her as a sentence. They already have it written, thundered Cristina, who made a memorable plea via digital networks from he…

A Guest Author (2022-08-29). In Bolivia, a massive rally says 'The coup plotters shall not pass'. workers.org Andrés Figueroa Cornejo wrote this article from Bolivia (under a Creative Commons license) about a massive popular preemptive action aimed at stopping a U.S.-backed military coup before it got rolling. The article was published in rebelion.org on. Translation: John Catalinotto. La Paz, Bolivia,: Mass rally counters . . . |

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