Daily Archives: September 9, 2022

2022-09-09: News Headlines

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-09). Wounded Ukrainian Troops Report Steep Toll of Kherson Counteroffensive. news.antiwar.com Ukrainian soldiers detailed Since launching the offensive at the end of August, Ukrainian officials haven't offered much detail about the operation, and reporters are not allowed on the frontlines. But the Ukrainian soldiers, who spoke with…

WSWS (2022-09-09). Amid "massive casualties," Washington vows to fight to the last Ukrainian. wsws.org On Thursday, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin traveled to Ukraine to pledge to fight Russia to the last Ukrainian, cheering on an offensive that US forces quietly warn will be "very bloody."

____ (2022-09-09). Blinken pledges billions more for Ukraine military. ecns.cn The U.S. financial pipeline to Europe continued to flow on Thursday, with Secretary of State Antony Blinken traveling to Kyiv and pledging $2.8 billion more in military aid to Ukraine and its neighbors.

Infobrics (2022-09-09). The Hypersonic Potential of India-Russia Military-Technical Cooperation. infobrics.org Amidst Russia's deployment of the MiG-31 fighter aircraft armed with hypersonic Kinzhal missiles to its Kaliningrad region, the threat of American sanctions targeting India-Russia military-technical cooperation remains omnipresent, including in the area of co-development of hypersonic missiles…

Staff (2022-09-09). Iran continues efforts to establish ceasefire in Ukraine: FM. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 09 (MNA) — Iran's top diplomat told his south African counterpart that Iran continues efforts to establish a ceasefire in Ukraine.

Staff (2022-09-09). Russia pounds terrorists positions in NW Syria, dozens killed. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 09 (MNA) — Dozens of terrorists were killed during the attack of Russian fighter jets on terrorists' positions in northwest Syria.

Staff (2022-09-09). Russia's 3rd Corps. Is Help on the Way? anti-empire.com Source: The cavalry is on the way! That is what some believe. After all, Russia is committing an entire new corps to the fight!And this is true. An entire new corps (the 3rd) has been raised, and is already on the way to Ukraine. | www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUI6lcj-TCQ | But what is a corps? Or more specifically what is the 3rd Corps, and how strong is it? | The 3rd corps is synonymous with the new volunteer battalions raised by the regions. The center has directed the regions to look up to Kadyrov's Chec…

____ (2022-09-09). China, Russia discuss business opportunities at Far East forum. ecns.cn Representatives from Russia and China discussed expanding bilateral economic and trade cooperation at a forum held this week.

WSWS (2022-09-09). Melbourne artist forced to remove anti-war mural after reactionary social media campaign. wsws.org The artist has been subjected to a barrage of anti-Russian and pro-war propaganda for his artwork aimed at promoting peace.

____ (2022-09-09). New mineral discovered from lunar samples. ecns.cn A new mineral, Changesite-(Y), was discovered from the moon samples, making China the 3rd country to discover a new mineral on the Moon.

____ (2022-09-09). 88 dead, 30 missing in 6.8-magnitude earthquake in SW China's Sichuan. ecns.cn The death toll from a magnitude 6.8 earthquake that hit Luding County in southwest China's Sichuan Province on Monday has risen to 88, local authorities for earthquake rescue and relief said Friday.

Abdallah al-Naami (2022-09-09). A smiling girl, killed by Israel. electronicintifada.net Layan al-Shaer was among 17 child victims of the August attack on Gaza.

Editor (2022-09-09). An indictment of modern capitalism — a WW editorial. workers.org Just imagine if the Joe Biden administration and Congress had agreed to spend $54 billion to advance health care in the U.S. as COVID-19 variants continued to claim more lives. Instead of life expectancy dropping for the second year in a row, more lives would have been saved. That $54 . . . |

INDYRADIO (2022-09-09). Steve Bannon Arraigned for Fraud. indybay.org The long awaited indictment of Steve Bannon was unsealed this morning in New York, and he showed up slightly after 9: 00 am for his arraignment on state charges that were pardoned during the last hours that Trump held office. The indictment is attached below this brief report.

WSWS (2022-09-09). 10 million children have lost parents or other caregivers to COVID-19, according to latest estimate. wsws.org In the face of this colossal global tragedy, the US and other major powers have abandoned any serious effort to fight the pandemic.

____ (2022-09-09). Iran reacts to IAEA' demand to implement additional protocol. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 09 (MNA) — In reaction to IAEA's report on Iran nuclear activities, Iran permanent envoy in Vienna-based International Organizations said that safeguards issues between Iran and IAEA has been closed following BoG's Res. in 2015.

_____ (2022-09-09). Ukraine Loses Soldiers — Europe Its Economies — All For No Gain. popularresistance.org When the Ukraine launched its Kherson 'counteroffensive' on August 29 I was pretty aghast and judged that it was destined to fail: | To break the reinforced Russian lines now would have taken more troops than were available.I am sure that the Ukrainian military knew that this offensive would fail. | For political reasons Zelenski ordered them to launch it anyway. There are now another 1,000+ Ukrainian and Russian lives lost for nothing other then some sensational headlines and political optics. | More than 3,000 Ukrainians have died by now in the Kherson offensive without having made any significant progress. Hun…

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-09). Corea del Norte aprueba ley sobre ataques nucleares preventivos. telesurtv.net El presidente norcoerano afirmó que no renunciará a sus armas nucleares.

_____ (2022-09-09). Fact Finding Mission To Donbass Part Three. popularresistance.org 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 Ukraine. The purpose of this fact-finding mission initiated by the Socialist Unity Party and Struggle-La-Lucha.org was to report the suppressed information challenging the narrative of NATO and its member states, led by the U.S., in this proxy war in Ukraine against Russia. | My visit to Lugansk was made possible with the assistance of Borotba (Struggle), a socialist political organization in Ukraine and Donbass that we have worked with for many years. Alexey A…

Cynthia Papermaster (2022-09-09). Thursday 9/15: Stop the War in Ukraine! Ceasefire Now! $$ for Climate & Healthcare, Not More Weapons! indybay.org 12 Noon: Senator Padilla, 333 Bush St. | 1pm: Senator Feinstein, One Post St.

Jake Johnson (2022-09-09). Wall Street Giants Set to Smash Profit Records Off Energy Crisis, Global Hunger. truthout.org Russia's war on Ukraine has wreaked havoc on global commodity markets, driving up energy and food prices and exacerbating But while disastrous for the global poor — millions of whom are living on the

Infobrics (2022-09-09). SA Stands to Gain from Chances for Trade Amid Sanctions Against Russia. infobrics.org If investors are willing to commit capital to the local economy, should the country embrace such business deals or demand restraint?>

Infobrics (2022-09-09). China Fills Void as Foreign Brands Flee Russian Market. infobrics.org Chinese cars, televisions and smartphones are replacing German and South Korean imports in Russia as its market is reshaped by sanctions and an exodus of brands…

____ (2022-09-09). China to boost Far East growth, top legislator says. ecns.cn China will continue to cooperate with Russia in Far East development as deepening such ties between the two countries will contribute to security and development in the region.

Georg Auernheimer, Friedrich Homann (2022-09-09). Economic war instead of climate policy & Russia as enemy. indybay.org Sustainability and capitalism do not go together. Because capitalism needs growth and drives environmental destruction. The consequences: Species extinction, drought stress for trees, water scarcity. A consistent climate policy would have to get down to the nitty-gritty, but at present it is overshadowed by the economic war.

WSWS (2022-09-09). Top European leaders visit Canada, as Ottawa takes on still larger role in US-led aggression against Russia and China. wsws.org German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg made high-profile visits to Canada at the end of last month.

____ (2022-09-09). Foreign-invested projects in China progressing well: commerce spokesperson. ecns.cn Key foreign-funded projects in China are making good progress amid the country's efforts to stabilize foreign investment, a spokesperson with the Ministry of Commerce said Thursday.

____ (2022-09-09). Grassland mowed for winter forage in China's Inner Mongolia. ecns.cn More than 30 million mu(about 20,000 square kilometers) of grassland in Hulunbuir, China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region was cut and mowed by mechanization recently…

____ (2022-09-09). China's CPI up 2.5 pct in August. ecns.cn China's consumer price index (CPI), a main gauge of inflation, rose 2.5 percent year on year in August, the National Bureau of Statistics said Friday.

____ (2022-09-09). Apple's latest iPhone 14 launched in China without anticipated price hike. ecns.cn U.S. tech company Apple Inc launched its latest iPhone 14 lineups and smartwatches without raising prices over previous models.

____ (2022-09-09). China ranks 9th in service trade development in 2022 globally: report. ecns.cn China ranked 9th in service trade development in 2022 globally, jumping from 14th place in 2021, according to a report by a government think-tank.

____ (2022-09-09). Digital yuan solutions enjoy major upgrade. ecns.cn China launched an advance payment solution based on digital yuan smart contracts on Thursday in the latest step to further enhance the e-CNY's role of reducing transaction costs and better protect consumer rights.

____ (2022-09-09). Students make spicy gluten mooncake in central China's Hunan. ecns.cn Students made 1,000 mooncakes filled with spicy gluten in central China's Hunan Province on Thursday. They shared those mooncakes to students and teachers at lunchtime to celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival.

____ (2022-09-09). Chinese and Indian troops begin disengagement at border. ecns.cn The Chinese and Indian troops in the area of Jianan Daban have begun on Thursday to "disengage in a coordinated and planned way", China's Ministry of National Defense said on Friday.

____ (2022-09-08). China to scale up support for employment, entrepreneurship to expand space of employment. ecns.cn China will step up policy support for employment and business start-ups to broaden the space of employment, help market entities emerge and grow, and foster new drivers of growth, according to a State Council executive meeting chaired by Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday.

____ (2022-09-09). Xi Jinping Sends Congratulatory Letter to 2022 National Conference on Development of Specialized, Sophisticated SMEs. ecns.cn The 2022 national conference on the development of specialized and sophisticated small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) that produce novel and unique products opened in Nanjing, east China's Jiangsu Province on the morning of.

____ (2022-09-09). China's PPI up 2.3 pct in August. ecns.cn China's producer price index (PPI), which measures costs for goods at the factory gate, went up 2.3 percent year on year in August, the National Bureau of Statistics said Friday.

____ (2022-09-09). Firefighters shoulder loads to the mountain for rescue in Sichuan. ecns.cn Rescues continue as the 6.8-magnitude earthquake jolted southwest China's Sichuan Province on Monday.

____ (2022-09-09). Sichuan uses large UAV to assist rescue work after earthquake. ecns.cn China's large civil unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) Wing Loong-2H has been deployed to support emergency communications in quake-hit areas on Wednesday.

____ (2022-09-09). China automobile sector maintains rapid growth momentum. ecns.cn China's automobile industry continued to see robust growth in production and sales in August despite COVID-19 outbreaks, industrial data showed Friday.

____ (2022-09-09). Chinese scientists discover new lunar mineral. ecns.cn Changesite-(Y), a new mineral, was discovered from the moon samples brought back by China's Chang'e-5 probe in late 2020, Chinese authority announced on Friday.

____ (2022-09-09). Golden Kaiser-hind butterfly spotted in Guangdong. ecns.cn Commonly known as Golden Kaiser-hind, Teinopalpus aureus is the most endangered among the world's eight most precious butterfly species and is on China's first-class animal protection list.

____ (2022-09-09). 5G covers remote mountainous area in SW China's Yunnan. ecns.cn Six administrative villages in Dulongjiang Township, nestled along the deep gorges of Dulong River in southwest China's Yunnan Province, have been covered by the 5G network.

____ (2022-09-09). Beijing strongly condemns U.S. visit to Taiwan region. ecns.cn Beijing on Thursday strongly condemned and firmly rejected the visit of United States Congress officials to China's Taiwan region, saying it violated the one-China principle and broke the US promise to only maintain non-official relations with the island.

____ (2022-09-09). Xi exchanges congratulations with AU chair on 20th anniversary of AU's founding, diplomatic ties. ecns.cn Chinese President Xi Jinping exchanged congratulatory messages on Friday with Chairperson of the African Union (AU) and Senegalese President Macky Sall on the 20th anniversary of AU's founding and the establishment of China-AU diplomatic relations.

Anonymous103 (2022-09-09). Japan Building Military Ports Closer To Taiwan In Preparation For Cross-Strait Crisis. southfront.org Japan Defence Ministry image | Originally published on ZeroHedge | Japan is upping the ante in its longstanding simmering tensions with China, given Tokyo leaders have over the past year much more overtly sided with Taiwan amid the crisis which has seen a series of US delegations visit Taipei, most especially Nancy Pelosi's August 2nd visit."Japan will expand fuel and ammunition storage facilities on the Nansei Islands in the East China Sea, Defense Minister Yasukazu Hamada told Nikkei on Tuesday, as Tokyo seeks to be…

____ (2022-09-08). China says U.S. tariff decision on Chinese goods will hurt U.S. ecns.cn The U.S. decision to continue imposing additional tariffs on Chinese goods amid mounting inflation is bound to inflict more losses on U.S. enterprises and consumers, China's Ministry of Commerce said Thursday.

____ (2022-09-09). China provides another 150 mln yuan for Sichuan quake relief. ecns.cn China on Thursday earmarked another 150 million yuan (about 21.7 million U.S. dollars) from its central natural-disaster relief funds to further support rescue and relief work in southwest China's Sichuan Province.

____ (2022-09-09). China has sent anti-pandemic experts to 34 countries. ecns.cn China has dispatched medical experts to 34 countries to fight the COVID pandemic since it broke out, Chinese authorities said on Friday.

____ (2022-09-09). China's subsistence allowance covers 14 million elderly citizens: ministry. ecns.cn Some 14.2 million elderly citizens in China have been brought into the country's subsistence allowance system, an official with the Ministry of Civil Affairs said at a press conference on Thursday.

Staff (2022-09-09). Científicos chinos descubren un nuevo mineral en la Luna (+ Video). cubadebate.cu Científicos chinos descubrieron un nuevo mineral en la Luna y lo llamaron 'Piedra Chang'e', informó este viernes la Administración Nacional del Espacio de China y la Autoridad de Energía Atómica de China. Este último descubrimiento ha convertido a China en el tercer país en registrar tales hallazgos, según China Daily.

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-09-09). Aumentan a 86 los muertos tras terremoto en Sichuan, China. telesurtv.net El terremoto provocó decesos en la prefectura autónoma de la etnia tibetana de Ganzi y 36 en la ciudad de Ya'an.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-09-09). Legado de Mao Tse Tung para la historia. telesurtv.net Tras dos décadas de luchas contra las fuerzas de la República, en 1949, Mao proclamó el triunfo de la Revolución y la fundación de la República Popular de China.

Leon Kunstenaar (2022-09-09). Google and Amazon Workers Push Back on Tech Work for Israeli Apartheid. indybay.org Hundreds in march and demonstrations at SF Google and Amazon offices…

Labor Video Project (2022-09-09). Google & Tech Workers With Community Demand No Tech For Apartheid! Cancel Project Nimbus. indybay.org Google workers who were members of CWA Alphabet Workers Union joined with other tech workers and community members rallied at San Francisco Google and Amazonn to protest the retaliation against Google worker Ariel Koren for speaking out against the Project Nimbus which uses Google technology to spy on Palestinian people for the apartheid regime.

Amy Goodman (2022-09-09). Appalachians Protest Manchin's Mountain Valley Pipeline Plan. truthout.org Climate activists from as far away as Alaska, Indigenous peoples and Appalachians rallied in Washington, D.C., Thursday against the construction of the Mountain Valley Pipeline. The protest — No Sacrifice Zones! — spoke out against concessions to West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin included in the Inflation Reduction Act that would expedite the pipeline slated to cut through Appalachia, as Senator Bernie Sanders gave an address on the Senate floor calling it a "disastrous side deal" to the Inflation Reduction Act that undermines climate activism. We speak with two environmental activists in D.C. who hel…

TeleSUR, mcs, MER (2022-09-09). Denuncian asesinato de otro firmante de paz en Tibú, Colombia. telesurtv.net Con este hecho, Indepaz ha registrado que van 34 firmantes asesinados en este 2022.

_____ (2022-09-09). Sanctions Are Destructive, Illegitimate, And Totally Bipartisan. popularresistance.org What right does the United States have to starve civilians to achieve political goals? Despite its obvious importance, this question is largely absent from mainstream discourse. Through economic sanctions, or economic warfare, the U.S. can unilaterally collapse economies and generate famine in foreign countries. The civilian death toll from sanctions is often equal to—and sometimes greater than—the toll from conventional warfare. Yet on both sides of the aisle, it is taken for granted that we have the "right" to impose destitution on civilian populations in order to advance our interests. The U.S. adm…

WSWS (2022-09-09). Sri Lankan plantation workers protest to demand reinstatement of sacked colleagues. wsws.org The protest, organised by the Socialist Equality Party and workers' action committees on the plantations, won significant support.

Staff (2022-09-09). Venezuela's Public Ministry Launches 'Drugs Destroy Your Family' Campaign. orinocotribune.com Thursday,, Venezuela's Attorney General Tarek William Saab announced the launch of the campaign "Drugs destroy your family," which will be developed by the Public Ministry to educate Venezuelans "about the serious damage caused by drugs, not only to consumers, but also to their families." | "The other objective is to go after micro-trafficking, whose main target is children and adolescents in public places," said the prosecutor in reference to the prevention, educational, training and media campaign. | "We are making official the launch of a campaign to warn about the normalization of drug use among l…

Toward Freedom Editor (2022-09-09). Toward Freedom Seeks an Africa Editorial Consultant. towardfreedom.org Toward Freedom seeks to hire an Africa Editorial Consultant with experience in journalism to help develop a remote Africa Bureau.

WSWS (2022-09-09). Eastern Michigan University seeks injunction against striking faculty. wsws.org A warning must be issued that the complacent "wait and see" response of the EMU chapter of the American Association of University Professors (EMU-AAUP) leaves the faculty vulnerable to this strikebreaking threat.

Kelly Hayes (2022-09-09). Fascism Has Gone Mainstream. truthout.org "Forces that have been awakened are not ones that can be tucked away. And it will be a struggle, perhaps, for the rest of our lives," says Tal Lavin, author of Culture Warlords: My Journey into the Dark Web of White Supremacy. In this episode of "Movement Memos," Lavin and host Kelly Hayes talk about how right-wingers get radicalized, liberal and left-wing complicity, and the avoidance of despair. | Music by TRANSCRIPT: | Note: This a rush transcript and has been lightly edited for clarity. Copy may not be in its final form. | Kelly Hay…

KPFA (2022-09-09). Monday 9/26: Chris Hedges: The Greatest Evil is War. indybay.org First Congregational Church of Berkeley | 2330 Durant Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704…

Labor Video Project (2022-09-09). "Working In An Oven" IBT UPS Teamsters Speak Out On Deadly Heatwave, Life and Death. indybay.org IBT UPS drivers and warehouse workers speak out about the dangerous temperature conditions that workers must operate in. Additionally many UPS trucks do not even have a fan.

WSWS (2022-09-09). Unite Michigan Medicine nurses with Minnesota and California health care workers! wsws.org Nurses must be warned that the MNA-UMPNC is preparing a sellout of their fight for safe staffing. The Michigan Medicine Rank-and-File Committee is fighting to unite with health care workers and nurses across the US and internationally.

WSWS (2022-09-09). Australia: Chris O'Brien Lifehouse nurses call for "no" vote on union-management agreement. wsws.org The open letter is an important step forward for nurses, representing both the determination of workers to fight for their pay and conditions and their recognition that this brings them into conflict with the NSWNMA bureaucracy.

Staff (2022-09-09). As Enemy Tanks Overrun His Outgunned Cops "5D Master" Putin Is Overseeing Pretend-War Games in Asia. anti-empire.com

Rian Overy (2022-09-09). Researchers find method for improved pancreatic cancer treatment. healtheuropa.com A study from the Systems Oncology Lab at Champalimaud Research, published on, has provided a potential solution to the issues surrounding pancreatic cancer treatment. The study explores the use of extracellular vesicles (EVs) in fighting cancer. Statistics surrounding pancreatic cancer are not positive. The five-year survival rate after a pancreatic cancer diagnosis is …

Gloria Rubac (2022-09-09). No justice in this system — a WW commentary. workers.org The criminal justice system? NO! Never say this phrase again because there is no justice in this system! We must change our vocabulary and call it what it is — a criminal injustice system. Paul Storey with mother Marilyn Shankle-Grant during a visit on Texas death row Ôøº An example? . . . |

Robby Trammel (2022-09-09). 'Straight Pride is Hate Pride': Far-right rally shut down in Modesto, California. liberationnews.org On August 27, the fourth annual "Straight Pride Parade," organized by right-wing groups, was met with fierce opposition in Modesto, California, as over 250 community members and organizers from Modesto and beyond gathered to protest and shut down the hate rally.

SAM (2022-09-09). What's Hiking the Heat Up So High This Summer? inequality.org

Rachel Militello (2022-09-09). Moderna Clinical Trials Terribly Flawed — and FDA Knew It, Former Pharma Executive Tells RFK, Jr. globalresearch.ca

Monet Bailey (2022-09-09). Monkeypox is causing encephalitis in some patients. healtheuropa.com A new study by University College London (UCL) has found that monkeypox can sometimes cause neurological complications such as encephalitis, confusion or seizures. Monkeypox is a rare infection commonly found in west or central Africa. It is passed on from person to person through close contact with monkeypox blisters or scabs, touching clothing, bedding or …

Infobrics (2022-09-09). Crisis in Iraq yet another US neocolonial policy failure. infobrics.org The folly of Washington's nation-building efforts in Iraq has been made abundantly clear.

Our Downtown ‚Ä¢ Our Future (2022-09-09). Saturday 9/10: Yes on Measure O Kickoff Party. indybay.org 123 Green Street, Santa Cruz…

WSWS (2022-09-09). Central Florida hospitals report spike in teen suicide attempts. wsws.org Hospitals in Central Florida are reporting a significant spike in teenage suicide attempts, with some figures showing a major uptick in the past 12 months.

WSWS (2022-09-09). Australian union seeks to bury New South Wales rail workers' struggle in industrial courts. wsws.org Rail workers have been consigned by the Rail, Tram and Bus Union to the sidelines of their own dispute, which both the government and the union intend to prosecute through the pro-business Fair Work Commission.

Angela (2022-09-09). Sunday 9/11: Free virtual screening of the film "Massaker" indybay.org

Thomas Palley, Leo Ensel (2022-09-09). How the West betrayed Mikhail Gorbatchev. indybay.org Gorbachev wanted to transform the Soviet Union from a closed, repressive system into an open, communicative socialist system that would be part of the European family. This effort was called glasnost (openness) and was advanced through the reform movement called perestroika.

____ (2022-09-09). People mourn death of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II. ecns.cn Queen Elizabeth II, Britain's longest-reigning monarch in history, has died aged 96.

Oakland Asian Cultural Center (2022-09-09). Saturday 9/10: Stop the Violence — Solidarity Now! Forum 1. indybay.org Pacific Renaissance Plaza | 388 Ninth Street, Suite 290 | Oakland, California 94607…

Jake Johnson (2022-09-09). Rebuking GOP Officials, Michigan Supreme Court Puts Abortion Rights Initiative on Ballot. commondreams.org "A good day for democracy and the people of Michigan," said one campaigner.

Areeba Shah (2022-09-09). Election Workers Brace for Violence Around the Midterms. truthout.org Election officials across the country are concerned with potential violence and other disruptions compromising this November's midterm elections. Some are even quitting their jobs as Donald Trump's allies continue to push out false claims about voter fraud in the 2020 election. | Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson has made $8 million available for local clerks to bolster election security. More than 1,600 election clerks remain in constant fear for their safety, said Michigan Department of State spokesperson Angela Benander in a statement on Thursday. | "I am concerned about people being disruptive," said…

____ (2022-09-09). Fun facts about Mid-Autumn Festival. ecns.cn

WSWS (2022-09-09). Spanish home care workers continue strike after two-week stoppage. wsws.org 3, 0 home care workers are striking in Asturias over working conditions and low wages and against back-door talks between the unions and big business.

Bike Santa Cruz County (2022-09-09). Sunday 10/16: Open Streets Santa Cruz 2022. indybay.org West Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz…

Staff (2022-09-09). Iran, Iraq interior ministers hold talks in Baghdad. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 09 (MNA) — Iran interior minister Ahmad Vahidi met with his Iraqi counterpart met and held talks in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad.

Angela (2022-09-09). Sunday 9/11: Free screening of the documentary film "Gaza Hospital" indybay.org

Angela (2022-09-09). Saturday 9/10: Free virtual screening of the documentary film "Bread & Butter" indybay.org

Angela (2022-09-09). Saturday 9/10: Virtual Book launch event: "Glory to God in the Lowest: Journeys to an Unholy Land" indybay.org

Revolution Books (2022-09-09). Sunday 9/11: Biden's Imperialist Climate Bill: The Devil Lies in the Big Picture. indybay.org Revolution Books, 2444 Durant Ave. Berkeley…

Staff (2022-09-09). US imposes new sanctions against Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 09 (MNA) — The United States has imposed sanctions on one person and four entities in a new round of anti-Iranian sanctions, the Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) said on Thursday.

Christian Hacke, Peter Nowak (2022-09-09). We are witnessing the collapse of diplomacy. indybay.org We, who keep this society running, are footing the bill, while the super-rich and big corporations are lining their pockets, making profits from the crises.

____ (2022-09-09). 36 killed in floods in Pakistan in 24 hours. ecns.cn At least 36 people were killed in heavy monsoon rain-triggered flash floods in the last 24 hours in Pakistan, the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) said.

WSWS (2022-09-09). Ontario education workers speak out against union efforts to intimidate rank and file. wsws.org Workers are outraged at the unions' attempt to block a joint struggle by education workers and are turning to the newly established Ontario Education Workers Rank-and-File Committee (OEWRFC) to guide their struggle.

Gay Shame (2022-09-09). Saturday 9/24: Abort the "Walk for Life" organizing meeting. indybay.org 17th and Folsom St in SF (it will be in the park, outside, come masked)…

Betsey Piette (2022-09-09). Housing activists crash developers' party. workers.org Philadelphia Residents of the University City Townhomes and their supporters, determined to save their homes from destruction by property developers, have taken their fight directly to the movers and shakers behind most gentrification in Philadelphia. Over 100 residents and supporters converged on the University of Pennsylvania convocation for the incoming . . . |

Chris Walker (2022-09-09). Life Expectancy for Indigenous Americans Drops by 6.6 Years. truthout.org Life expectancy declined for Americans overall over the past two years Native Americans and Alaska Natives saw their life expectancy rates

The Poetry Center at SF State (2022-09-09). Thursday 9/22: Renowned Local Poets Shurin And Gluck Celebrate 75th Birthdays With Collective Reading. indybay.org McRoskey Mattress Company | 1687 Market Street | SF, CA 94103…

Lynda Carson (2022-09-09). Council Member Noel Gallo, claims oversight duty during expensive free ticket events spree. indybay.org While At Several Disney On Ice Shows, Council Member Noel Gallo Claims That He Used The Expensive Free City Tickets For The Official Purpose Of Conducting An "Oversight Of Facilities Or Events That May Require City Funding Or Support In The Near Future."

Party for Socialism & Liberation (2022-09-09). Sunday 9/11: Climate Solutions Beyond Capitalism — National Book Tour. indybay.org Peace & Justice Center | 467 Sebastopol Ave., Santa Rosa…

____ (2022-09-09). U.S. presidents mourn passing of Queen Elizabeth II. ecns.cn U.S. President Joe Biden and his five living predecessors joined world leaders Thursday in mourning the death of Queen Elizabeth II.

____ (2022-09-09). Xi presents order to promote military officer to rank of general. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, chairman of the Central Military Commission (CMC), on Thursday presented a certificate of order at a ceremony to promote Wang Qiang, commander of the Northern Theater Command of the People's Liberation Army, to the rank of general.

Staff (2022-09-09). US should avoid ambiguities to reach agreement in talks. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 09 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian says that the US should avoid using ambiguities in the text so that the agreement can be reached in the shortest possible time.

Jeanette Bent (2022-09-09). Saturday 9/17: Science Saturdays at the Children's Museum. indybay.org Inside the Capitola Mall at the Santa Cruz Children's Museum of Discovery (1855 41st Avenue, Capitola, CA 95010).

WSWS (2022-09-09). "We can't go on like this": Striking Pennsylvania nursing home workers speak out on issues behind their strike. wsws.org Nursing home workers are angry that they risked their lives caring for patients during the pandemic and received nothing in return, despite being patronized as "essential." Most have seen a co-worker or a patient contract COVID-19 and pass away or have been infected themselves.

____ (2022-09-09). Academicians popularize science via video, livestreaming. ecns.cn Academics at the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) are very popular among the public for their interesting online science activities.

____ (2022-09-09). Mid-Autumn Festival in ancient Chinese poem. ecns.cn

____ (2022-09-09). Scientists develop direct hydrogen-from-air tech. ecns.cn Hydrogen, a form of clean energy, can be directly produced from the air with electrolysis technology powered by renewable energy, according to a study published in the journal Nature Communications.

WSWS (2022-09-09). Video Statement from Will Lehman: Stop the UAW sabotage of CNH strike! wsws.org This video statement was issued by United Auto Workers presidential candidate Will Lehman in support of 1,000 striking workers and UAW members at CNH.

____ (2022-09-09). Zero-tariff imported aircraft cleared in Hainan with $13.78 mln in tax exemptions. ecns.cn A zero-tariff imported cargo aircraft was cleared at the customs of Haikou Meilan International Airport in Hainan Province on Thursday, with a tax exemption value of 95.89 million yuan (about $13.78 million).

WSWS (2022-09-09). US government appeals court order delaying criminal investigation of Donald Trump. wsws.org The US government is appealing the decision by federal judge Aileen Cannon to delay the criminal investigation of former president Donald Trump while a special master reviews the materials seized during the search at Mar-a-Lago.

WSWS (2022-09-09). European Central Bank hikes interest rate with more to come. wsws.org In her remarks at a press conference following a meeting of the bank's governing council yesterday, ECB President Christine Lagarde said interest rate increases would continue for up to five of the next policy-making meetings.

WSWS (2022-09-09). Australia: Thousands of early childcare educators protest poverty-level conditions. wsws.org The poverty-level conditions faced by EC educators are the product of the privatisation of childcare services, implemented and overseen by both Labor and Liberal-National governments over decades.

____ (2022-09-09). Xi sends condolences to British King Charles III over death of Queen Elizabeth II. ecns.cn Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a message of condolences on Friday to British King Charles III over the death of Queen Elizabeth II.

Staff (2022-09-09). Memo. on Iran accession to be signed in Samarkand: SCO chief. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 09 (MNA) — Heads of state from the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will sign a memorandum on Iran's commitments in light of the Islamic Republic's entry to the organization at a summit in Samarkand, SCO Secretary-General said.

____ (2022-09-08). Prince Charles becomes Britain's King after Queen Elizabeth II's death. ecns.cn With the death of Queen Elizabeth II, her son Charles has become Britain's new king, according to Buckingham Palace.

____ (2022-09-09). Trump's fundraising group under U.S. gov't investigation. ecns.cn A U.S. federal grand jury is investigating former President Donald Trump's Save America fundraising group, reported the New York Times on Thursday, citing subpoenas.

WSWS (2022-09-09). Business groups demand that Congress intervene to block national railroad strike. wsws.org In reality, the trade groups are worried not about the impact of a strike on the population, but on their profits, given that they have made a killing from rising commodity prices over the past two years.

____ (2022-09-09). 2 juveniles injured after shooting at Uvalde park in U.S. Texas. ecns.cn At least two juveniles were injured following a shooting on Thursday evening at a park in Uvalde, a small town in Texas, authorities said.

____ (2022-09-08). Britain's Queen Elizabeth II dies. ecns.cn Queen Elizabeth II, Britain's longest-reigning monarch in history, has died aged 96, according to Buckingham Palace on Thursday.

Suds, Snacks,, Socialism Forum Committee (2022-09-09). Saturday 9/10: Housing: Commodity or Human Right? indybay.org

____ (2022-09-09). UN chief appoints Volker Turk of Austria as human rights chief. ecns.cn UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday appointed Volker Turk of Austria as the next United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, following approval by the UN General Assembly.

Kerry Smith (2022-09-09). No such thing as 'good' fracking. greenleft.org.au Frack Free WA protested outside the Hyatt Regency where a fracking conference was being held. Kerry Smith reports.

____ (2022-09-09). 'Extinct' Yangtze sturgeon spotted in Hubei. ecns.cn The discovery of a Yangtze sturgeon in Hubei province has ignited hope that the species, which was believed to be extinct in the wild, will be able to restore its population in nature.

____ (2022-09-09). Qinghai embraces bumper harvest of quinoa. ecns.cn Quinoa originated in South America and was successfully planted in the Qaidam Basin in 2013.

WSWS (2022-09-09). The death of Queen Elizabeth II: A major political crisis for British imperialism. wsws.org With the death of Queen Elizabeth II, the British ruling class has lost its popular head of state on which it has relied to project the myth of national unity and suppress social conflict.

Staff (2022-09-09). Iran reacts to violation of Iran diplomats rights in Albania. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 09 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman expressed Iran's concern following the news published in some media about the inappropriate interaction of local authorities in Tirana with the Iranian embassy and its members.

Binoy Kampmark (2022-09-09). Solomon Islands rejects Albanese's election funding offer. greenleft.org.au Foreign Minister Penny Wong has offered to fund the Solomon Islands elections, writes Binoy Kampmark. Being in what is termed, Australia's "backyard", it was an offer that would irk any sovereign state.

____ (2022-09-09). Mid-Autumn Festival: traditions and new trends. ecns.cn The Mid-Autumn Festival, derived from the custom of worshiping the moon in autumn in thanks for a bountiful harvest, has a history of over 3,000 years. It falls on the 15th day of the eighth month of the Chinese lunar calendar, or Sept. 10 this year.

WSWS (2022-09-09). French cops shoot two dead on same day amid wave of police violence. wsws.org A lawyer described one victim's death as a "summary execution."

____ (2022-09-09). Queen's death marks end of Elizabethan era. ecns.cn The end of any life is a time to look back and reflect on the historic events it has witnessed — and rarely can that be so more than in the case of Queen Elizabeth II, whose life encompassed several transformations of the world stage.

DLI (2022-09-09). Gorbachev, Obama & U.S. Imperial legacy. indybay.org U.S. media exploitation of Mikhail Gorbachev began right after the Soviet Union imploded in December of 1991. But the latest torrent of "crocodile tears" eulogies after his recent passing simply serve to reinforce the NeoLiberal narrative that the Western Capitalist "rules-based" world order is here to stay, until the "end of History." Really? Is there an alternative, perhaps more apropos, analysis of the checkered Gorbachev legacy?>

____ (2022-09-09). Xi urges efforts to boost SMEs' innovation. ecns.cn President Xi Jinping has called for efforts to step up support for small and medium-sized enterprises to promote innovation and foster more "little giant" companies.

____ (2022-09-09). Scientists find evidence of tooth-picking habit of earliest modern humans in East Asia. ecns.cn The earliest modern humans between 120,000 and 80,000 years ago ate plants and developed a tooth-picking habit.

____ (2022-09-09). UN chief saddened by death of British Queen. ecns.cn UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Thursday that he was saddened by the death of British Queen Elizabeth II.

____ (2022-09-09). Xi extends congratulations on DPRK's 74th founding anniversary. ecns.cn Xi Jinping on Friday sent a message of congratulations to Kim Jong Un on the 74th anniversary of the DPRK's founding.

Jim McIlroy (2022-09-09). Ground crew win a pay rise, call off strike. greenleft.org.au Ground crew workers employed by Dubai National Air Travel Agency (dnata) called off a planned strike after reaching in principle agreement on a new EB. Jim McIlroy reports.

____ (2022-09-09). Make your own Mid-Autumn Festival lantern. ecns.cn

TeleSUR, gao, SH (2022-09-09). Naufragio deja 11 muertos y ocho desaparecidos en Brasil. telesurtv.net La lancha Santa Lourdes hacía el trayecto con 82 personas a bordo, a pesar de no tener autorización para operar.

Staff (2022-09-09). El tiempo: Calor, y algunos chubascos y tormentas eléctricas. cubadebate.cu Desde el final de la mañana estará parcialmente nublado y se nublará gradualmente con algunas lluvias y tormentas eléctricas en occidente así como en localidades del interior y de la costa norte de centro y oriente. En el resto del país las precipitaciones serán aisladas.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-09). EE.UU. confirma récord de migrantes muertos en la frontera. telesurtv.net Muchas muertes de migrantes han estado relacionadas con la exposición al calor y la deshidratación al cruzar el desierto.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-09). Rey Carlos III pronunciará su primer discurso al pueblo británico. telesurtv.net A su llegada a la ciudad de Londres, el nuevo rey mantendrá su primera audiencia con la primera ministra, la conservadora Liz Truss.

TeleSUR, lvm, SH (2022-09-09). Confirman caso de dengue tipo 4 en Costa Rica. telesurtv.net Las autoridades sanitarias de Costa Rica insistieron que con la aparición del dengue tipo 4 deben seguir reforzándose las medidas para la contención de la enfermedad.

TeleSUR, ysm, JCM (2022-09-09). Senado mexicano aprueba proyecto sobre Guardia Nacional. telesurtv.net La iniciativa fue aprobada con 71 votos a favor, 51 en contra y una abstención, y modifica cuatro leyes que estaban vigentes en relación con la Guardia Nacional.

Staff (2022-09-09). Díaz-Canel sostiene conversaciones oficiales con su par de Guinea Bissau. cubadebate.cu El presidente de Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, recibió este jueves a su par de Guinea Bissau, Umaro Sissoco Embalo, con quien sostuvo conversaciones oficiales. Los mandatarios pasaron revista a la guardia de honor en el Palacio de la Revolución y presentaron a las delegaciones que desarrollarán la agenda de trabajo prevista para la visita oficial.

Staff (2022-09-09). Reportan dos heridos tras tiroteo en Texas. cubadebate.cu La policía dijo que respondió a un tiroteo "con víctimas heridas" en el Parque Memorial Uvalde, alrededor de las 5: 30 pm. El incidente fue un presunto tiroteo relacionado con pandillas, informó el Departamento de Seguridad Pública de Texas, y agregó que estaba trabajando con el departamento de policía y la oficina del alguacil.

TeleSUR, hvh, JCM (2022-09-09). Lula se reunirá con evangélicos en Sà£o Gonàßalo, Río de Janeiro. telesurtv.net El acto "Evangélicos con Lula y Alckmin" está previsto en el Centro Cultural Seven Music con 6.000 fieles en total.

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-09-09). Senado argentino repudia atentado contra Cristina Fernández. telesurtv.net La iniciativa unificada fue aprobada con 37 votos a favor durante una sesión especial.

TeleSUR, ysm, JDO (2022-09-09). Justicia imputa a responsables de atentado a Cristina Fernández. telesurtv.net Las investigaciones determinaron que existió planificación y acuerdo previo entre Fernando Sabag Montiel y Brenda Uliarte para ultimar a Cristina Fernández.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-09). Cientos de personas rinden homenaje a la reina Isabel II. telesurtv.net A pesar de la intensa lluvia, cientos de personas se acercaron al castillo de Balmoral para despedir a Isabel II.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-09-09). PNUD: desarrollo de la humanidad ha retrocedido a niveles de 2016. telesurtv.net África Subsahariana, Asia Meridional y América Latina y el Caribe son las regiones particularmente afectadas por esta situación.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-09-09). Nicaragua felicita a Corea del Norte por aniversario de su fundación. telesurtv.net Desde la nación centroamericana saludan el 74 aniversario del nacimiento de Corea del Norte como república popular y democrática.

TeleSUR, gao, SH (2022-09-09). Presidente chino ofrece condolencias por la muerte de Isabel II. telesurtv.net Xi Jinping recordó el amor de los británicos por su reina y el pesar del pueblo chino por el deceso.

TeleSUR, hvh, JDO (2022-09-09). Obreros de correos británicos ejecutan otra jornada de paro. telesurtv.net El sindicato de trabajadores de la comunicación (CWU) comunicó que alrededor de 115.000 afiliados ejecutaron el paro.

TeleSUR, hvh, JDO (2022-09-09). Palestina acusa a primer ministro israelí de aprobar crímenes. telesurtv.net La diplomacia palestina acusó a Israel de dar protección total "a los asesinos, criminales y elementos del terrorismo".

Staff (2022-09-09). Arribo del ministro de Comercio colombiano a Caracas reafirma relaciones entre Venezuela y Colombia. cubadebate.cu La visita se produce a un mes de que asumiera la presidencia de Colombia, Gustavo Petro. Existen expectativas de parte de los empresarios venezolanos y colombianos que se abra la frontera común para el paso de vehículos que está cerrada desde 2015. El ministro de Comercio colombiano declaró que el restablecimiento del paso fronterizo "será pronto, en el corto plazo".

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-09-09). Atleta venezolana Yulimar Rojas gana su segunda Liga de Diamante. telesurtv.net Dos saltos válidos fueron suficientes para que Yulimar Rojas se llevara el premio mayor en Zúrich.

TeleSUR, jaa, SH (2022-09-09). Huracán Kay azota el estado mexicano de Baja California Sur. telesurtv.net Las autoridades mexicanas informaron del fallecimiento de tres personas a causa del paso del huracán Kay por Baja California Sur.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-09). Confirman muerte de una lideresa social en el Valle, Colombia. telesurtv.net Con el homicidio de la líder social, Patricia Montenegro, Colombia suma 125 líderes sociales asesinados en el 2022.

Staff (2022-09-09). Cachita alborotó El Fanguito (+ Fotos). cubadebate.cu En medio de la algarabía y folclor propio del barrio se escucha una música sublime: Ave María… e inmediatamente los allí congregados hacen un silencio hermoso. Claudio trae en sus manos a la Virgen de la Caridad frente a todos los presentes. El Fanguito irrumpe en aplausos, emociones y violines.

TeleSUR, him, SH (2022-09-09). León Tolstoi: referente curioso del realismo literario universal. telesurtv.net En su obra Leon Tolstoi criticó el estilo de vida aristocrático de la burguesía zarista e incluso presagió el fin de esa sociedad.

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-09-09). Bolivia crea Dirección General de Protección de Pueblos Indígenas. telesurtv.net Esta institución formará parte de la estructura judicial y tendrá como objetivo atender a las poblaciones en situación de vulnerabilidad.

TeleSUR, gao, SH (2022-09-09). Sismo de 5.6 grados sacude el sur de Perú. telesurtv.net El sismo fue considerado como "fuerte" en varias regiones, pero no hay reportes de daños humanos ni materiales.

TeleSUR, ysm, JDO (2022-09-09). Cuba denuncia que es víctima del terrorismo de Estado de EE.UU. telesurtv.net EE.UU. mantiene a Cuba en la lista de países que patrocinan el terrorismo, acción que ha sido rechazada reiteradamente por La Habana.

TeleSUR, drl, JGN (2022-09-09). øCómo concibe la educación liberadora Paulo Freire. telesurtv.net A propósito del Día Mundial de la Alfabetización y el centenario de Freire, nos acercamos a su principal contribución.

Staff (2022-09-09). Massó termina tercero en final de la Liga de Diamante. cubadebate.cu El tercer puesto de Maykel Massó en el salto de longitud resultó lo más sobresaliente para Cuba en la final de la Liga de Diamante Wanda 2022, que durante dos fechas se vivió en la urbe suiza de Zúrich.

TeleSUR, gao, SH (2022-09-09). Lula da Silva promete restituir el respeto y la decencia en Brasil. telesurtv.net El expresidente Lula da Silva marcha al frente de todas las encuestas de intención de voto para el próximo 2 de octubre.

TeleSUR, mcs, MER (2022-09-09). Presidente Maduro recibe al ministro de Comercio de Colombia. telesurtv.net El jefe de Estado destacó que "se abre el camino del reencuentro y la cooperación, lo que fortalecerá las economías de dos pueblos hermanos".

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-09). Expresan condolencias por fallecimiento de la reina Isabel II. telesurtv.net La familia real informó que "la reina murió pacíficamente en Balmoral esta tarde".

Staff (2022-09-09). Mbappé admira a Messi, pero muestra celos en la cancha. cubadebate.cu Aunque demuestra su admiración por el máximo ganador del Balón de Oro (7), en la cancha es evidente el egoísmo hacia la 'Pulga'. En más de una ocasión se ha criticado a Mbappé, quien prefiere hacer la individual en lugar de ceder el esférico a Messi o Neymar.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-09). ONU nombra a nuevo Alto Comisionado para los Derechos Humanos. telesurtv.net El austriaco Volker Türk había sido nominado por Guterres para sustituir a Michele Bachelet al frente de la oficina de Derechos Humanos.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-09). Tàºrkiye detiene a uno de los líderes del Estado Islámico. telesurtv.net Formaría parte del grupo terrorista Daesh/ISIS, el cual opera en toda la región del Magreb y el Medio Oriente.

TeleSUR, mcs, MER (2022-09-09). Registran 524 casos confirmados de viruela símica en àÅfrica. telesurtv.net La mayoría de los casos de la viruela del mono fueron notificados en Nigeria, la República Democrática del Congo y Ghana.

TeleSUR, hvh, JDO (2022-09-09). Derrumbe de edificio deja al menos 13 muertos en Alepo, Siria. telesurtv.net Los bomberos informaron que ascendió la cifra de fallecidos tras encontrar los cuerpos de otro niño y un adolescente.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-09). Fallece la reina británica Isabel II a los 96 años. telesurtv.net Antes, se anunció un empeoramiento de sus condiciones de salud, tras el reinado más largo de la historia británica.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-09-09). Carabineros reprime movilización estudiantil en Chile. telesurtv.net Entre las demandas de los estudiantes están condiciones mínima para estudiar, como la recuperación de infraestructura, entre otras.

TeleSUR, lvm, SH (2022-09-09). Estiman que 700 millones de africanos se desplazarán por agua. telesurtv.net Apenas el 40 por ciento de la población africana tiene acceso a sistemas de alerta temprana para protegerse de los efectos de los fenómenos meteorológicos extremos.

TeleSUR, ysm, JDO (2022-09-09). JNE presentará siete candidatos a la Alcaldía de Lima, Perú. telesurtv.net Los comicios regionales y municipales en Perú están previstos para el próximo 2 de octubre. Se elegirá a los nuevos alcaldes y regidores para un periodo de cuatro años.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-09). Anuncian agravamiento de salud de reina británica Isabel II. telesurtv.net Los herederos al trono británico se dirigen al palacio de Balmoral, donde se encontraba de vacaciones la monarca.

Staff (2022-09-09). VP Rodríguez Inspects Construction of Hugo Chávez Stadium. orinocotribune.com This Thursday,, the vice president of Venezuela, Delcy Rodríguez, inspected the progress of construction on the Hugo Chávez baseball stadium in La Rinconada, Caracas, ahead of the 2023 edition of the Caribbean Series. | The information was reported via Twitter, in a tweet posted on her account, in which she wrote that this sports complex will include several facilities. | "We inspected the construction of the Hugo Chávez baseball stadium in La Rinconada, Caracas," wrote Rodríguez. "This work will include multiple facilities with impressive installations. Venezuela is preparing to host the 2023 Caribbe…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-08). Ukraine Planned to Use UN-Appointed International Nuclear Experts as a Tool for Blackmail. libya360.wordpress.com Scott Ritter The IAEA report doesn't name the perpetrators of attacks on Europe's biggest nuclear power plant, but the mission itself left Kiev frustrated. If at first you don't succeed, then try, try again. This seems to be the mantra of the Ukrainian government as it seeks to blackmail the international community into helping it evict…

Anand Naidoo (2022-09-08). The Heat: IAEA calls for safe zone around Ukraine nuclear plant. america.cgtn.com The United Nations nuclear watchdog calls for an immediate safety zone around a Russian-held nuclear power plant in Ukraine.

____ (2022-09-08). Anti-Iran resolution not to be issued at IAEA's BoG: report. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 07 (MNA) — The reporter of an American newspaper says that no resolution will be issued against Iran in the next session of the Board of Governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).

Staff (2022-09-08). AEOI spokesman reacts to new IAEA report on Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 07 (MNA) — The spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) said Thur. that Iran is not expected to abide by beyond-safeguards IAEA monitoring while other parties continue to violate commitments and sanctions are in place.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-09-08). Russian diplomat warns against anti-Iran resolution at IAEA. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 08 (MNA) — The Russian representative at Vienna-bases international organizations warned about the negative results of issuing an anti-Iranian resolution in the IAEA Board of Governors.

TeleSUR (2022-09-08). Supplying Weapons Won't Bring Peace to Ukraine: Chinese Envoy. telesurenglish.net "China has always maintained that dialogue and negotiation is the most realistic and feasible way to resolve the crisis. Only by seeking common, comprehensive, cooperative, and sustainable security can there be long-term stability and security in Europe and the rest of the world," a Chinese envoy said. | China's deputy permanent representative to the United Nations Geng Shuang (R, front), speaks at the Security Council briefing on the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, at the UN headquarters in New York, Sept. 6, 2022.

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-08). Mossad Chief Wraps Up Trip to US Focused on Iran, Says Israel Won't 'Sit Idly By'. news.antiwar.com David Barnea, the head of Israel's Mossad spy agency, wrapped up a trip in Washington on Thursday that was focused on Iran as Israel has been pushing hard for the Biden administration to exit nuclear deal negotiations with Tehran. According to a statement from the Israeli prime minister's office, Barnea stressed to officials in Washington …

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-08). White House: Biden Wants 'Other Options' for Iran If Nuclear Deal Talks Fail. news.antiwar.com The White House said Thursday that President Biden wants to have "other available options" against Iran if talks to revive the nuclear deal fail. National Security Council spokesman John Kirby said that Biden "has conveyed to the rest of the administration that he wants to make sure that we have other available options to us …

WSWS (2022-09-08). FBI found documents on nuclear weapons at Mar-a-Lago, Washington Post claims. wsws.org The latest press salvo against Trump underscores the extraordinary intensity of the political conflict within the US ruling elite.

Mike Walter (2022-09-08). The Heat: Iran Nuclear Deal. america.cgtn.com After months of negotiation, the prospect of a revised Iran nuclear deal looked like it was close to the finish line. But, will it ever happen? The initial agreement, also called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action -or JCPOA- was signed in 2015 between …

TeleSUR, ysm, JDO (2022-09-08). Irán condiciona inspecciones nucleares a reactivación del PIAC. telesurtv.net "No pueden esperar que Irán acepte inspecciones más allá de las salvaguardas mientras no cumplen con sus compromisos", indicó el portavoz de la AEAI.

Aditya Sarin (2022-09-08). Joint U.S.-South Korea Military Exercises Conclude, With Eye on North Korea & China. towardfreedom.org The United States and South Korea seem to be attempting to send a clear message to both North Korea and China of their united military posture in the region. It comes as the U.S. encirclement of China continues rapidly. Aditya Sarin analyzes the situation.

Alexander Rubinstein (2022-09-08). Zelensky Rings New York Stock Exchange Bell as Euro Dips Below Dollar. mintpressnews.com As the Ukraine proxy war triggers economic crisis across the West, Zelensky has kicked of a campaign inviting foreign investors to plunder his country and is crushing the labor rights of his citizens.

Editor (2022-09-08). How to Respond to Common Misconceptions in the US About Ukraine. scheerpost.com By Marcy Winograd / World BEYOND War As the war in Ukraine drags on, advocates for negotiation, not escalation are often met with resistance from those who repeat claims spun by military pundits, media outlets, Congress and the White House. Below are rebuttals to common assertions that, if not refuted, risk leading us down the …

Liberation Staff (2022-09-08). PSL Editorial — U.S. pours more weapons into spiraling Ukraine conflict. liberationnews.org Secretary of State Antony Blinken is in Kiev on a surprise visit with a clear mission: make the spiraling crisis even worse.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-08). Now Switzerland Repositions as WWIII Combatant. libya360.wordpress.com Pascal Najadi Those who cherish Swiss neutrality can kiss it goodbye. Sadly the dismantling of our centuries-old foundation has begun. Just look at the ways Switzerland has positioned itself regarding the war in Ukraine. Soon after the start of hostilities president Ignazio Cassis publicly remarked to Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky: "We are impressed by the…

Anonymous103 (2022-09-08). Military Situation In Ukraine On (Map Update). southfront.org Russia struck the 63rd Mechanised Brigade of the AFU near Bereznegovatoye with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck the 57th Mechanised Infantry of the AFU near Sukhoy Stavok with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck the 95th Air Assault Brigade of the AFU near Slavyansk with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck the 72nd Mechanised, 58th of the AFU near Soledar with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Konstantinovka with…

WSWS (2022-09-08). No to war and surging prices! wsws.org Resistance is growing across Europe to the massive price hikes being used to pass the costs of the proxy war the US and NATO are waging against Russia in Ukraine onto working people.

____ (2022-09-08). China urges avoiding further deterioration of humanitarian situation in Ukraine. ecns.cn China's deputy permanent representative to the United Nations, Geng Shuang, on Wednesday called on the international community to do its utmost to avoid further deterioration of the humanitarian situation in Ukraine.

Anonymous103 (2022-09-08). Military Situation In Eastern Ukraine On (Map Update). southfront.org

Anonymous103 (2022-09-08). In Video: Wagner Fighters Ambushed Ukrainian Group Near Bakhmut. southfront.org

Anonymous103 (2022-09-08). Daesh Attacks Embassy In Kabul Amid Wave Of Violence Against Russians. southfront.org Click to see full-size imageDaesh would be involved with Western intelligence and Ukrainian neo-Nazis in many other issues, raising suspicions about the Embassy case. | Written by The recent

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-08). Ukraine Claims Responsibility for Recent Crimea Attacks. news.antiwar.com

Brett Wilkins (2022-09-08). Peace Groups Decry Billions More in US Military Aid as Blinken Visits Ukraine. commondreams.org "The White House and Congress are fueling this war with a steady stream of weapons instead of pushing for talks to end the conflict," said Medea Benjamin of CodePink.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-09-08). US secretary of state arrives in Kyiv on unexpected visit. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 08 (MNA) — US Secretary of State Blinken arrives on an unexpected visit to Kiev, where he is expected to discuss military assistance to Ukraine.

Anonymous103 (2022-09-08). Military Situation In Kharkiv Region, Ukraine, On (Map Update). southfront.org

Anonymous765 (2022-09-08). Successful Offensive Of Ukrainian Army in Eastern Ukraine. southfront.org |

____ (2022-09-08). Russia's travel ban covers more EU officials. ecns.cn More officials from the European Union (EU) have been banned from entering Russia in response to Brussels' sanctions against Russia and weapon supplies to Ukraine, the Russian Foreign Ministry said Wednesday.

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-08). US Announces $2.8 Billion in Military Aid for Ukraine, Allies in the Region. news.antiwar.com On Thursday, the Biden administration In Kyiv, Blinken met with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and other officials and said that the administration was…

Oneworld.press (2022-09-08). Reading Between The Lines Of SVR's Official Response To ISIS-K's Kabul Embassy Attack. oneworld.press In quick succession, a spree of three events occurred in the past six weeks that very likely contributed to Russia re-evaluating its prior assessment of Pakistan's geostrategic role in the region.

Infobrics (2022-09-08). Turkey positions itself as conduit for US-Russian trade which bypass sanctions. infobrics.org Washington warns businesses from using Turkey to circumvent sanctions on Russia.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-08). Asia's Future Takes Shape in Vladivostok, the Russian Pacific. libya360.wordpress.com Pepe Escobar Sixty-eight countries gathered on Russia's far eastern coast to listen to Moscow's economic and political vision for the Asia-Pacific The Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) in Vladivostok is one of the indispensable annual milestones for keeping up not only with the complex development process of the Russian Far East but major plays for Eurasia integration. Mirroring an immensely…

Eric Zuesse (2022-09-08). Defense Secretary William J. Perry's Lies — Versus the Truth: Was Washington Seeking "Regime Change"? "Putin is the Enemy, not Russia" globalresearch.ca

Oneworld.press (2022-09-08). India's Multipolar Vision For The Russian Far East Is Perfectly Complementary To Moscow's. oneworld.press Upon comparing the Russian and Indian leaders' speeches, there's no doubt that they share the same vision not just for the Far East, but also for the global systemic transition to multipolarity more broadly.

Irina Slav (2022-09-08). Europe Is Buying All the Russian Oil It Can Before Banning It. globalresearch.ca

TeleSUR (2022-09-08). Argentina Formally Requests China to Join BRICS. telesurenglish.net The President of Argentina, Alberto Fernandez, has sent a letter to his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, requesting the formal accession of his country to the BRICS group. | Argentinean President A. Fernandez wrote to President Xi Jinping to officially request to join the BRICS. With the support of India, Russia and China, the Russian FM believes the country meets all the requirements to join the most important economic group on the planet.

Infobrics (2022-09-08). US imported $6 billion from Russia as it forces others to quit doing business with Moscow. infobrics.org America keeps importing essential commodities from Russia while pressuring others not to do it.

Infobrics (2022-09-08). US refusal to brand Russia terrorism sponsor shows political realism. infobrics.org The measure could generate irreversible damages to global security.

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