Daily Archives: September 19, 2022

2022-09-19: News Headlines

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-19). NATO Prolongs the Ukraine Proxy War and Global Unrest. libya360.wordpress.com Aaron Maté With diplomacy thwarted, the US and its allies plan for "open-ended" military and economic warfare against Russia, no matter the costs at home and abroad. The Ukrainian military's routing of Russian forces from Kharkiv, which relied extensively on US planning, weaponry and intelligence, has sparked triumphant declarations that the tide has turned. According to The Atlantic's Anne…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-19). How the US is Using the Azeri-Armenian Conflict to "Extend" Russia. libya360.wordpress.com Many have noted the suspicious and very convenient timing regarding Azerbaijan-Armenia hostilities which serve as an additional distraction for Russia amid its special military operation in Ukraine and its ongoing operations in Syria. In addition to a recent visit by US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to Armenia, anti-CSTO protests promoted by US government-funded media organizations…

____ (2022-09-19). Revealed: US & EU Plans to Plunder Ukraine. transcend.org Lee Camp has evidence that the most powerful people in the world have been planning to plunder the Ukrainian economy since at least 2017. The West's favorite form of diplomacy is to use conditional loans to dismantle struggling governments and sell their assets to the rich.

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-19). Putin Warns War Could Escalate in Response to Ukrainian 'Terrorist' Attacks Inside Russia. news.antiwar.com Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday warned that Russia Putin has framed his invasion as a limited "special military operation" that could be upgraded into a full-scale war. His government recently

Manlio Dinucci (2022-09-19). The Military-Industrial Complex Offensive. globalresearch.ca

Dr. Binoy Kampmark (2022-09-19). Back Door Proliferation: The IAEA, AUKUS and Nuclear Submarine Technology. globalresearch.ca


Contributing Writers (2022-09-19). US Veterans: If NATO Didn't Want Ukraine Grid Hit, It Shouldn't Have Taken Part in Kiev's Offensive/By Ekaterina Blinova. marktaliano.net Original Link Here: US Veterans: If NATO Didn't Want Ukraine Grid Hit, It Shouldn't Have Taken Part in Kiev's Offensive US defense officials have advised the Biden administration against supplying Kiev with the longer range missiles, known as Army Tactical Missile Systems (ATACMs), citing fears that the Ukrainian military would use these weapons against Russia …

____ (2022-09-19). Latin Americans Reject Resource Plundering by Same NATO Countries Fueling Military Conflict in Ukraine. transcend.org — It's a witch hunt where Washington is saying either you are with the U.S., NATO and the West, or you're against us. Anyone trying to be 'neutral' becomes 'pro-Russia'. Meanwhile, no one is sanctioning the U.S. or the EU for their plundering wars or their violent crimes against humanity and war crimes throughout the world.

M. K. Bhadrakumar (2022-09-19). Russia Won't Congratulate CIA on Its Diamond Jubilee. globalresearch.ca


Ann Brown (2022-09-19). Biden Declares Pandemic In America Over: What Do The Scientists Say? moguldom.com According to President Joe Biden, the covid-19 pandemic is over. During a Sept. 18 interview with CBS' "60 Minutes" Biden declared, "The pandemic is over. We still have a problem with covid. We're still doing a lot of work on it. It's — but the pandemic is over." He added, "If you notice, no one's …

Infobrics (2022-09-19). US unlikely to provide Ukraine with fighter jets. infobrics.org Supplying Ukraine with fighter jets will not change the course of the war.

Ramzy Baroud (2022-09-19). 'Leading from Behind': Is Washington at War with Moscow? mintpressnews.com Call it 'leading from behind', 'proxy war' or 'hybrid war', Washington is very much a party in the devastating war in Ukraine, which is paying a heavy price for Washington's desire to remain the world's only superpower.

WSWS (2022-09-19). US-NATO escalation in Ukraine risks nuclear war. wsws.org In the aftermath of the military debacle suffered by Russian forces in Northern Ukraine this month at the hands of US proxy forces, dominant sections of the US political establishment have demanded a massive expansion of US involvement in the war.

_____ (2022-09-19). New Fakes about Russia-DPRK Military Cooperation. journal-neo.org More recently, the author analyzed misinformation that North Korean special forces were about to appear in the Donbass, but the global media soon encountered another misinformation launched from the West: it turned out that North Korea was preparing to supply Russia with shells and possibly military equipment on a massive scale. Or it is already …


Dave DeCamp (2022-09-19). Biden Again Says the US Would Defend Taiwan If China Attacks. news.antiwar.com In an interview with 60 Minutes that aired Sunday, President Biden said the US would defend Taiwan in the event of a Chinese attack, marking the fourth time of his presidency that he's made the pledge despite the long-standing US policy of strategic ambiguity. When asked by host Scott Pelley if US forces would defend …

Staff (2022-09-19). Biden says US forces would defend Taiwan against China. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — US armed forces will protect Taiwan in case of potential attack from China, US President Joe Biden said.

Infobrics (2022-09-19). BRICS Youth Play Critical Role in Development. infobrics.org Officials from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa said that young people play a critical role in the development of cities and encouraged youth from BRICS countries and the rest of the world to promote the joint development of youth and cities…

Rqorinoco (2022-09-19). 2022 Russian MFA Report regarding: Situation with the Glorification of Nazism, Spread of Neo-Nazism, Other Practices That Contribute To Fueling Contemporary Forms of Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerance. orinocotribune.com EXCERPTS CANADA | (Unofficial Translation) | Canada is at the forefront of countries that continue attempts to falsify the history of the Second World War. Ottawa has not outlawed the glorification of Nazi criminals at the legislative level. At the same time, the monuments to all those who fought against the USSR on the side of Nazi Germany are treated here with special care and respect. | In Edmonton, Alberta, at the cemetery of St. Michael, there is a memoria…

Infobrics (2022-09-19). Austrian citizens dissatisfied with anti-Russian measures. infobrics.org Protests against sanctions and gas prices are likely to increase in the entire European continent.

Infobrics (2022-09-19). China-Russian Cooperation Worth $160 Bln, to Fortify Bilateral Ties. infobrics.org China and Russia are discussing 79 prospective projects that would strengthen the two countries' alliance…

Contributing Writers (2022-09-19). Jeffrey Sachs: U.S. Policy & "West's False Narrative" Stoking Tensions with Russia, China. marktaliano.net READ MORE:

Staff (2022-09-19). Violating sanctions against Russia to be gigantic mistake. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — US President Joe Biden says he told Chinese President Xi Jinping it would be a "gigantic mistake" to violate sanctions against Russia.

Infobrics (2022-09-19). China and India Can Be Pillars of Asian Century. infobrics.org China is happy to see India's development. The two countries are partners and opportunities to each other, rather than threats, and both China and India are committed to multilateralism and share a common interest in maintaining regional peace and security…

Morning Star (2022-09-19). Assange Awarded the 'Keys' to Mexico City in Recognition for Uncovering the Truth. globalresearch.ca

Fight Back (2022-09-19). Red Theory: What is neo-colonialism? fightbacknews.org In the previous two articles in this series, we've discussed imperialism, or monopoly capitalism, which Lenin called "the last stage of capitalism." We explained how imperialism and monopoly capitalism are synonymous, the laws of motion inherent in capitalism that lead to imperialism, how imperialism means war, and how imperialism has affected the national question. In our last article, we talked about how and why the contradiction between imperialism and the national liberation movements is the principal contradiction on a world scale. | In 1916, Lenin wrote, "Imperialism, as the highest stage of capitalism in…

Michael Nevradakis (2022-09-19). Court Orders Bill Gates, Indian Government to Respond to Lawsuit Filed by Family of Woman Who Died After AstraZeneca Vaccine. globalresearch.ca

Binoy Kampmark (2022-09-19). Back-door proliferation: IAEA, AUKUS and nuclear submarine technology. greenleft.org.au Australia's operation of nuclear-powered submarines will make it the first non-nuclear weapon state to manipulate a loophole in the International Atomic Energy Agency inspection system. Binoy Kampmark reports.

Staff (2022-09-19). IAEA resorting to Zionist regimes' baseless accusations. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — The Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) said that the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has resorted to the Zionists sources leveling unfounded allegations against Iran.

Staff (2022-09-19). Turkey's 1st nuclear power plant to start operating next year. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Minister of Energy and Natural Resources of Turkey Fatih Donmez announced that Turkey's first nuclear power plant will start operating next year.


____ (2022-09-19). Ukraine: War, Statecraft, and Geopolitical Conflict—the Nuclear Danger. transcend.org The risk of nuclear escalation in the context of Russia's invasion of Ukraine has been a subject of considerable debate in the United States among scholars, policy analysts and media commentators. These debates reveal a broad spectrum of views from those who dismiss Russian references to nuclear capabilities as mere saber rattling to those who worry that if Russian President Vladimir Putin finds his back to the wall in Ukraine, he may resort to tactical nuclear strikes.

Brenda Norrell (2022-09-19). Poisonous Green: Navajoland Freight Rail Scam — Nuclear Industry leads Energy Transition. indybay.org Poisonous Green: The Navajo Nation freight rail scam follows the announcement that the atomic bomb industry is heading energy transition in the Four Corners. The United States government has long deemed the Four Corners a sacrifice zone. It remains strewn with radioactive tailings from uranium mining. Coal fired power plants on the Navajo Nation have left a trail of suffering, disease and death.

____ (2022-09-19). Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) — What You Need to Know. transcend.org 23 Aug 2022 – The two most likely reasons for an EMP are a nuclear explosion or flare. This post discusses the damage an EMP may cause and actions that you can take to prevent or manage the results of the EMP. A large Electromagnetic Pulse EMP would cause widespread problems.

Staff (2022-09-19). Revival of Iran nuclear deal meets interest of all states. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov considered the revival of the nuclear deal with Iran in the interest of all parties.

Staff (2022-09-19). Nuclear issues might be discussed during Raeisi's visit to NY. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iran's senior diplomat says that there is no defined plan to discuss the sanctions-lifting negotiations during President Raeisi's visit to the United States but does not rule out a possible meeting in this regard.

Staff (2022-09-19). US aircraft carrier to go to S Korea for 1st time since 2018. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Following the escalation of tensions with North Korea, a US aircraft carrier will visit South Korea this week for joint drills for the first time in about four years, officials of both countries said on Monday.

____ (2022-09-19). Europe, More Than Putin, Must Shoulder the Blame for the Energy Crisis. transcend.org The same arrogant, self-righteous posturing from the West that fuelled the Ukraine war is now plunging Europe into recession.

Leon Kunstenaar (2022-09-19). Local Peace Groups in National Day of Action to Stop Ukraine War. indybay.org Protesters deliver letters to Senators Feinstein and Padilla…

People's World (2022-09-19). Die Linke Lawmaker: Russia Sanctions Causing 'Social and Economic Catastrophe' in Germany. globalresearch.ca

Al-Jazeera (2022-09-19). Germany Seizes Russian Oil Firm Rosneft's Refineries. globalresearch.ca


Staff (2022-09-19). details of Iran-Russia contract for purchase and swap gas. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — According to a report by the Iranian Ministry of Oil, the swap contract and the purchase of Russian gas in the amount of 6 and 9 million cubic meters per day is going to be done soon through Azerbaijan.

____ (2022-09-19). Asia's Future Takes Shape in Vladivostok, the Russian Pacific. transcend.org Sixty-eight countries gathered on Russia's far eastern coast to listen to Moscow's economic and political vision for the Asia-Pacific.

Staff (2022-09-19). US sanctions 3 Iranian airlines cargo planes over Russia link. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — The US Department of Commerce announced on Monday that it has blacklisted three Boeing 747 aircraft belonging to Iranian airlines that provide cargo services to Russia.

Staff (2022-09-19). Russia, China to develop military cooperation. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Russian Security Council Secretary and Chinese Politburo member Yang Jiechi held consultations and expressed interest in developing military-technical cooperation between the two countries, including holding joint drills.

Staff (2022-09-19). Russia voices readiness to host Syria-Turkey meetings. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Deputy Russian foreign minister says that his country is ready to host a meeting between Syrian and Turkish foreign ministers and the presidents of the two neighbouring countries.

____ (2022-09-19). China and Russia Partner to Inject Stability into World — SCO. transcend.org China and Russia's leaders agreed to take a guiding role as great powers to bring stability and positive energy to the world.

Staff (2022-09-19). Russian airstrike in Syria's Idlib kills 45 terrorists. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Forty-five members of the Jabhat al-Nusra terrorist group have been killed in a Russian airstrike in Syria's Idlib province.

____ (2022-09-19). 1.9-meter-high giant hybrid rice ready for harvest in SW China's Guizhou. ecns.cn A giant hybrid rice variety is ready for harvest in Sanzhou Village of Rongjiang County, southwest China's Guizhou Province.

____ (2022-09-19). New archaeological discoveries provide insight into Yellow River origins of Chinese civilization. ecns.cn A gold "funeral mask" dating back to more than 3,000 years ago was excavated from the tomb of an ancient noble in Zhengzhou, capital of Central China's Henan Province, officials with China's National Cultural Heritage Administration announced at a recent press conference.

____ (2022-09-19). China owns two of world's five biggest science and technology clusters: WIPO. ecns.cn Two of the world's five biggest science and technology clustersare located in China, according to anearly released chapter from the 2022 edition of Global Innovation Index (GII) by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).

____ (2022-09-19). Unit 13 of world's largest hydropower station begins power operation. ecns.cn Unit 13 of Baihetan Hydropower Station, the world's largest hydropower station under construction, successfully passed the 72-hour trial operation on Sunday and officially started power generation, China Media Group said.

____ (2022-09-19). Chinese scientists discover history of volcanic eruptions in Chang'e-5 landing region. ecns.cn A research team from China has discovered geological evidence of at least four layers of volcanic lava flows that flooded the landing region of the Chang'e-5 lunar exploration mission.

____ (2022-09-19). China salutes cherished friend Federer. ecns.cn Hailing his legendary career and deep bond with the country, the Chinese tennis community has joined the world in paying tribute to Roger Federer as the Swiss maestro waves goodbye to his glorious career.

____ (2022-09-19). Sunset scenery at Danxia landforms in Qinghai. ecns.cn The orange sunset glow creates a special view on Danxia landform at Lamu Gorge, a 'windows-lattice' style Danxia landform in Hualong county, northwest China's Qinghai Province.

____ (2022-09-19). China launches scientific expedition for finless porpoise protection in Yangtze River. ecns.cn A 2022 scientific expedition for finless porpoise protection was launched in the Yangtze River on Monday. This is the fourth scientific expedition for the protection of this species since 2006, 2012 and 2017.

____ (2022-09-19). China sees two manned submersibles put into joint operation in deep sea for first time. ecns.cn China's deep-sea manned submersible Fendouzhe has recently completed assigned tasks in the South China Sea at a depth of 1, 0 meters with a 4, 0-meter manned submersible, which is the first time that two manned submersibles have been put into a joint operation in China.

____ (2022-09-19). Nation rolls out policies to attract foreign investment. ecns.cn China is expected to make the country increasingly more attractive by ramping up efforts to stabilize the expectations of foreign investors, according to government officials and experts.

____ (2022-09-19). China mulls measures to further boost foreign investment. ecns.cn China will take measures to boost foreign investment, with the manufacturing industry as a priority, the country's top economic planner said Monday.

____ (2022-09-19). China's FDI inflow up 16.4 pct in first eight months. ecns.cn Foreign direct investment (FDI) into the Chinese mainland, in actual use, expanded 16.4 percent year on year to 892.74 billion yuan in the first eight months of the year, the Ministry of Commerce said Monday.

____ (2022-09-19). Ambassador works on U.S. farm for a day. ecns.cn China's Ambassador to the United States, Qin Gang, on a trip to the US Midwest, has called for the two countries, both major producers of farm products, to work more closely together on agricultural technology, climate action and sustainable development.


____ (2022-09-19). Yangtze River drought reveals ancient railway tracks in Wuhan. ecns.cn Ancient railway tracks are exposed due to continuous drought in the Yangtze River in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, Sept. 18, 2022.

____ (2022-09-19). China's first Mars exploration mission achieves rich scientific results. ecns.cn China's first Mars exploration mission has achieved rich scientific results, the China National Space Administration (CNSA) said Sunday.

____ (2022-09-19). Aerial view of world's longest-span aqueduct in Anhui. ecns.cn Aerial view of the world's longest-span aqueduct on Pihe River's main channel in Feixi county, east China's Anhui Province, Sept. 18, 2022.

____ (2022-09-19). Shenzhou XIV astronauts in 4-hour spacewalk. ecns.cn Chinese astronauts on the Shenzhou XIV mission completed their second spacewalk on Saturday afternoon, according to the China Manned Space Agency.

Staff (2022-09-19). Mike Pompeo angry at China's purchase of Iranian oil. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — In a series of tweets, the former US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has lashed out at Joe Biden's administration's foreign and domestic policy.

____ (2022-09-19). 91st anniversary of Incident commemorated in Nanjing. ecns.cn Massacre by Japanese Invaders in Nanjing, east China's Jiangsu Province, Sept. 18, 2022. People commemorated the 91th anniversary of Incident, which marked the outbreak of Japan's large-scale invasion of China, on Sunday.

____ (2022-09-19). (W.E. Talk) The U.S. 'Indo-Pacific Strategy' set to counter China and harms Asia-Pacific peace and security. ecns.cn In the latest W.E. Talk, Hu Bo, director of the South China Sea Strategic Situation Probing Initiative, Research Professor of the School of International Studies at Peking University and Lucio Blanco Pitlo III, research fellow at the Asia-Pacific Pathways to Progress Foundation, Member of the Board of Directors of the Philippine Association for Chinese Studies were invited to discuss on the above topics.

____ (2022-09-19). China contributes quarter of world's new forest land in past 10 years. ecns.cn China has contributed a quarter of the world's new forest land in the past 10 years, said Li Chunliang, deputy director of the National Forestry and Grassland Administration, at a press conference Monday.

____ (2022-09-19). 5.7-magnitude quake hits Taiwan: CENC. ecns.cn A 5.7-magnitude earthquake jolted eastern Taiwan's Hualien County at 10: 07 a.m. Monday Beijing Time, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).

Staff (2022-09-19). Direct train from China to Iran to be launched. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — A source in Iran's Ministry of Roads & Urban Development announced that Tehran is making efforts to launch a direct train from China to Iran.

Staff (2022-09-19). Gobierno de Biden ampliará las restricciones a las exportaciones de chips y herramientas tecnológicas a China. cubadebate.cu El Gobierno de Joe Biden planea a partir del próximo mes ampliar las restricciones a las exportaciones estadounidenses a China de semiconductores que se utilizan en inteligencia artificial y herramientas para fabricar chips, como parte de la guerra comercial contra el gigante asiático.

TeleSUR, gao, JCM (2022-09-19). Rusia y China reactivarán ronda de consultas sobre seguridad. telesurtv.net Funcionarios de ambos países se reunirán en Beijing para abordar temas de seguridad y estabilidad estratégica.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-19). Terremoto deja severos daños en la costa sureste de Taiwán. telesurtv.net El terremoto ha estado precedido por una serie de temblores durante las últimas horas, incluido uno de 5,9 durante la jornada del sábado.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-19). Mueren 27 personas en accidente de tránsito en el sur de China. telesurtv.net La policía local indicó que alrededor de 20 personas resultaron heridas luego que un autobús se volcó en la provincia china de Guizhou.

TeleSUR- hvh, JCM (2022-09-19). China rechaza declaraciones del presidente de EE.UU. sobre Taiwán. telesurtv.net La vocera de la cancillería china, Mao Ning, afirmó que Beijing está dispuesto a "luchar por la reunificación pacífica".

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-19). Rusia y China no pretenden "gobernar el mundo", afirma el Kremlin. telesurtv.net "Al concretar sus relaciones bilaterales, son precisamente Rusia y China las que no pretenden gobernar el mundo entero", dijo el vocero del Kremlin.

WorkWeek (2022-09-19). WorkWeek Google Tech Workers Fight Apartheid, Clean Water & Union Busting In Mississippi. indybay.org WorkWeek covers Google Tech Workers Fighting Apartheid, Clean Water & Union Busting In Mississippi andThe US, CIA, AFL-CIO, AIFLD &The 1973 Chilean Coup With Professor Ruth Needleman…

____ (2022-09-19). Tech Workers Demand Google and Amazon End Contract That Fuels Israeli Apartheid. transcend.org Google and Amazon employees are pressuring their companies to drop a $1.2 billion cloud computing project that will harm Palestinians.

Ben Norton (2022-09-19). US Launched 251 Military Interventions Since 1991, and 469 Since 1798. globalresearch.ca

Vijay Prashad (2022-09-19). Ireland: The fight to end US military use of Shannon Airport. greenleft.org.au In the face of police persecution, activists have been fighting for years to end the US military's use of Shannon Airport, writes Vijay Prashad.

Vijay Prashad (2022-09-19). La guerra no es la respuesta a la profunda inseguridad planetaria. globalizacion.ca Nos llegan graves noticias de la Organización de las Naciones Unidas (ONU). El último Informe sobre Desarrollo Humano (2021-22) registra que, por primera vez en treinta y dos años, el Ândice de Desarrollo Humano ha registrado un segundo año consecutivo…

TeleSUR- hvh, JCM (2022-09-19). Nuevo bombardeo de Ucrania a Donetsk deja al menos 13 muertos. telesurtv.net Las autoridades de Kuibyshev informaron que varios artefactos explosivos impactaron en una parada de autobús.

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-09-19). Fear and Misinformation Dominate Discourses of Brazilian Right. orinocotribune.com By Zoe Alexandra &#1 | In the lead-up to the general elections in Brazil, the far-right has intensified its campaign of hysteria and fear-mongering instead of providing concrete solutions to the crises affecting the people | Brazil is less than a month away from historic elections. Over 156 million Brazilians will go to the polls on October 2 to cast their vote for the president of the republic, State governors, 27 senators, 513 federal deputies, and State and district deputies. The elections take place amid an acute political, economic, and social crisis in the country. The past several years h…

WSWS (2022-09-19). Left Party representatives demand expulsion of Sahra Wagenknecht for criticising German government war policy and NATO. wsws.org The latest dispute within the Left Party shows how unconditionally it stands behind the war policy of the German government and NATO.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-19). México insistirá en extradición del autor del crimen a periodista. telesurtv.net El pedido de extradición del supuesto autor intelectual del asesinato del periodista Javier Valdez hacia México desde EE.UU. data del 2020.

Staff (2022-09-19). La Habana es tricampeona nacional del Baseball 5. cubadebate.cu El equipo de La Habana logró la corona en el III Campeonato Nacional de Baseball 5, al derrotar en el playoff final a su similar de Guantánamo, en partidos celebrados este domingo en la Sala Polideportiva Yayabo de Sancti Spíritus. Los capitalinos volvieron a imponer su clase y alcanzaron el éxito como en el campeonato de 2019.

Dana Sanchez (2022-09-19). Number Of $1B-On-Paper Startup Valuations Collapses As Investors Step Up Scrutiny, Leverage. moguldom.com Unicorns — startups with valuations of more than $1 billion — have struggled to sustain high valuations in 2022 after investments ballooned more than 100 percent in 2021 into tech startups. Recent market turbulence is making listing on the stock market a less attractive exit route for investors. Inflation-induced high interest rates have caused many …

Labor Video Project (2022-09-19). Barbara Lee & "Pete" Get An Earful In Oakland Over Tax Dollars For A's Owner John Fisher. indybay.org Congresswoman Barbara Lee, US Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg and Oakland Mayor Libby Schaff joined together to talk about Federal funding for Oakland projects. Barbara Lee and "Pete" refused to say whether they supported Federal funds going to the GAP A's billionaire owner John Fisher's proposed new A' stadium on Port of Oakland public land at Howard Terminal. "Pete" also refused to say whether this project would harm the Port of Oakland as a working port.

Stephen Sefton (2022-09-19). Naciones Unidas, democracia y terrorismo. globalizacion.ca La causa fundamental de estos altos niveles de inseguridad y conflicto es el rechazo de parte de los Estados Unidos y sus aliados de acomodarse a la nueva realidad de un mundo multipolar. | Esta semana se abre la sesión setenta…

Dr. Abraham Gasparyan (2022-09-19). "Nagorno-Karabakh is not the property of the elected elite to be surrendered." Interview with Abraham Gasparyan. globalresearch.ca

Olivia Rosane (2022-09-19). Fast transition to renewable energy could save $12 trillion by 2050. nationofchange.org "The world is facing a simultaneous inflation crisis, national security crisis, and climate crisis, all caused by our dependence on high cost, insecure, polluting, fossil fuels with volatile prices."

Dean Baker (2022-09-19). NYT Spreads Myths on Inflation. cepr.net There is a common myth that Germany's hyperinflation led to the collapse of democracy in Germany and the rise of Hitler. That is a nice story for pushing the inflation hawks' agenda, but it doesn't correspond to reality. | The hyperinflation had

WSWS (2022-09-19). Drastic increases in commodity prices pummel Peruvian working class. wsws.org Peru's central bank continues to raise its inflation estimate and raise interest rates in response, further crushing the working class…

WSWS (2022-09-19). World Bank says interest rate hikes are leading to global recession. wsws.org With virtually all central banks, large and small, lifting their rates as governments reduce spending, the bank said the global economy "is in the midst of one of the most internationally synchronous episodes of monetary and fiscal tightening of the past five decades."

WSWS (2022-09-19). UNICEF warns of worsening child malnutrition in Sri Lanka. wsws.org Fearing the resumption of mass protests and strikes, Wickremesinghe's claim that "no citizen should be starved and no child malnourished" is a desperate attempt to hide the social catastrophe, even as his government prepares to unleash new IMF austerity measures.

Staff (2022-09-19). Evo Morales: US the Only Pariah That Provokes Coups and Wars. orinocotribune.com

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-19). Somalia: Clan Revolt Threatens the Future of al-Shabaab. libya360.wordpress.com The Somali government is using all means of war to defeat terrorists from all regions of the country. Clan support for the Somali army has confused and weakened the jihadists. Mogadishu-analysts agree that the Somali government is trying to invest the so-called popular revolution against the jihadist al-Shabaab movement in some federal states to be…

Miriam Torzillo (2022-09-19). Disrupt the military industrial complex at Land Forces. greenleft.org.au The Brisbane Exhibition Centre is about to play host to Land Forces, a weapons expo. As Miriam Torzillo and Lilli Barto report, it is not not about defence but the business of war.

____ (2022-09-19). "Monsters Breed Monsters": The Impact of Systemic Peace Disruption on Children in Violent Conflict Situations. transcend.org The Western countries are guilty of allowing warring parties globally to breed children and transform them into terrorists of the future who will come back to haunt them and seek revenge. This publication contains graphic images which may be disturbing to certain readers. Parental guidance is advised.

____ (2022-09-19). Dissecting the Evolution of the Official 9/11 Narrative. transcend.org Last week marked the 21st anniversary of the crimes of 9/11, which cost over 3,000 lives and triggered the never-ending "War on Terror". On this occasion, 'Architects and Engineers for 9/11 Truth' published a lengthy research report by [TRANSCEND member] Dr. Graeme MacQueen and Ted Walter.

Staff (2022-09-19). "World War III" to represent Iran at 2023 Oscars. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iranian film 'World War III' by Houman Seyyedi has been chosen to represent Iranian cinema at the 2023 Oscars.

____ (2022-09-19). 88 soldiers who fell in 19 s war laid to rest in Shenyang cemetery. ecns.cn A burial ceremony for the remains of fallen soldiers of the ninth group of martyrs of the Chinese People's Volunteers was held in Shenyang, Liaoning province, on Saturday morning.

Kevin Rothwell (2022-09-19). Saturday 9/17: Benchlands Resistance Organizing. indybay.org Benchlands near the 2nd stairway down from the Courthouse parking lot as you walk from Water St. towards the Duck Pond in San Lorenzo Park.

From UN (2022-09-19). California ready for Unstoppable Africa. indybay.org The entire California Corridor to include or California State Capitol is looking forward to hosting our African Diaspora Spring 2023, building on goals and objectives of the Global Africa Business Initiative…

Oil & Gas Action Network (2022-09-19). Tuesday 9/20: Send a Message to Chase: Stop Funding Climate Chaos. indybay.org Chase Center ‚Ä¢ 1 Warriors Way, San Francisco, CA 94158 US…

WSWS (2022-09-19). Diary of a socialist Amazon worker: "Why is it so hot in the warehouses?" wsws.org The Amazon worker writes, "Why are warehouses so unbearably hot at Amazon and at other warehouses and workplaces across the country and around the world? The answer is capitalism."

____ (2022-09-19). Chinese footballer Wu Lei listed in 2022 Golden Foot Award nominations. ecns.cn Chinese international Wu Lei has been listed in the 2022 Golden Foot Award 30-man nominations alongside Lionel Messi, Karim Benzema and Neymar, the organizing committee revealed on Sunday.

WSWS (2022-09-19). The queen's funeral and the spectre of war and revolution. wsws.org The significance of Elizabeth II's funeral is well illustrated by reference to a previous British royal funeral, more than a century earlier, that of Edward VII.

John Feffer (2022-09-19). Is Authoritarian Exceptionalism the Future? commondreams.org Can the heroine of this story, true internationalism, survive the onslaught of lawless maniacs bent on reviving a world of unaccountable sovereigns and promoting a war of all against all?

Revolution BooKs (2022-09-19). Sunday 9/25: Surge of Book Banning: Ominous Move toward Fascist America.Needed:Resistance & Revolution. indybay.org Revolution Books | 2444 Durant Avenue | Berkeley, CA…

WSWS (2022-09-19). Railroad workers' opposition builds to sellout deal to block national strike. wsws.org Nervous statements in the corporate press warn that Wednesday's deal reached with the rail unions could "fall apart" under the weight of amid rank-and-file anger.

Al Mayadeen (2022-09-19). When Zelensky Entourage Depicts Nazism, Photos Vanish Into Thin Air. globalresearch.ca

Ann Brown (2022-09-19). Allensworth: The True History Of The Black Man In California Who Purchased 9,000 Acres, 'Tuskegee Of The West'. moguldom.com There was a town called Allensworth. But was not just any town. Though now no longer thriving, Allensworth is the only California community to be founded, financed, and governed by African Americans. It was founded in 1908 by a Black man named Allen Allensworth, and at one point, the town was a self-contained bustling community …

Tanupriya Singh (2022-09-19). Violence against Indigenous women grows in Vancouver amid 'apathy and injustice'. nationofchange.org Indigenous women and girls in Canada continue to face disproportionate levels of violence and insecurity rooted in colonialism.

Ethan Huff (2022-09-19). COVID Vaccinations Now Prohibited in People Under in Denmark. globalresearch.ca

Noé Chartier (2022-09-19). Laval University Professor Suspended for Child COVID Vaccination Criticism Faces New Disciplinary Threat. globalresearch.ca

Prof. Bill Willers (2022-09-19). What Roles Do Psychologists and Sociologists Play in the COVID-19 Narrative? globalresearch.ca

Ana Perdigón (2022-09-19). Venezuela Will Go Back to School on October 3. orinocotribune.com This Saturday,, Venezuelan minister of education, Yelitze Santaella, published the academic schedule for the 2022-2023 school year for all grades. | Through her Twitter account, Santaella detailed the academic schedule with the dates of the start of administrative and academic activities in educational institutions. She reported that classes will start next Monday, October 3, for all grades until December 16, making up the first educational term. | The academic schedule will continue as follows: | From to 30, administrative staff, teachers and workers will resume work for the registratio…

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-09-19). Future Hall Of Famer Steph Curry: 7 Things To Know About His Work In The Community And Stepping Into Politics. moguldom.com NBA Superstar and future Hall of Famer Steph Curry is one of the most beloved athletes of all time. For many, that might be enough, but Curry realizes his influence and impact extend far beyond the basketball court. He's doing his part to make sure he uses it to change the world for the better. Here are …

Nick Cunningham (2022-09-19). Internal documents show Big Oil PR messages still 'mislead' public on climateÔøº. nationofchange.org Despite claims of transitioning to cleaner energy, internal emails and documents obtained by a congressional investigation show oil companies trying to protect their fossil fuel investments through public narratives that conflict with private communications.

Dr. Emanuel Garcia (2022-09-19). Corona Sleepwalkers. "He Took the Jab to Keep His Job" globalresearch.ca

Leo Hohmann (2022-09-19). Biden Signs Executive Order Designed to Unleash "Transhumanist Hell" on America and the World. globalresearch.ca

Craig Murray (2022-09-19). Cool Observation of Mass Hysteria. Craig Murray. globalresearch.ca

_____ (2022-09-19). Iraq slides ever closer to chaos and the abyss. journal-neo.org Ayed al-Hilali, one of the leaders of the Coordination Framework Alliance (CFA), in an interview with Shafak News, said his supporters were determined to form a new government in Iraq. He categorically rejected Imam Muqtada al-Sadr's call for the current Prime Minister Mustafa al-Qazimi and his cabinet to retain the authority to oversee new parliamentary …

Fight Back (2022-09-19). Minnesota Abortion Action Coalition demands no state funding for 'crisis pregnancy centers'. fightbacknews.org Saint Paul, MN – On, the newly formed Minnesota Abortion Action Coalition (MNAAC) held its second action outside of Minnesota Governor Tim Walz's residence. MNAAC demanded that state officials put an end to state funding for crisis pregnancy centers (CPCs) and other manipulative, anti-abortion organizations throughout the state. Since 2005, the state of Minnesota has spent $3.4 million per year on CPCs. | CPCs are "clinics" that claim to offer medical services for pregnant individuals, yet they rarely have any trained medical professionals on staff. CPCs offer misleading or simply false medical infor…

Hans Stehling (2022-09-19). Queen Elizabeth Declined to Visit Israel Due to Its Violation of Human Rights. globalresearch.ca

Elze van Hamelen (2022-09-19). Mindspace A Guide to Behavioral Manipulation. globalresearch.ca

Dr. Pierre Kory (2022-09-19). Video: Medical Journals and Agencies Are Controlled by Big Pharma. Dissenting Opinions Will be Attacked. Corona Investigative Committee with Dr. Pierre Kory. globalresearch.ca

Ann Brown (2022-09-19). 'The Woman King' Beats Box Office Expectations As African Slave Trade Debate Heats Up. moguldom.com Despite the controversy and calls to boycott the Black women-led film "The Woman King," the Viola Davis-produced Hollywood movie topped the box office for the weekend starting Sept. 16. TriStar/eOne movie, in which Davis also stars and is directed by a Black filmmaker, Gina Prince-Bythewood, came in with higher-than-expected numbers, boasting a $19 million opening, …

Dana Sanchez (2022-09-19). Crypto Miners Expect Deeper Challenges After Ethereum Merge: 'No One Is Profitable'. moguldom.com Since the long-anticipated and much-hyped Ethereum merge on Sept. 15, 2022, crypto miners have been shutting off their rigs and considering selling their computer graphics processing units (GPUs) because few, if any, cryptocurrencies are profitable if you try to mine them, at least right now. With the merge, Ethereum phased out GPU-based mining, an energy-intensive …

Thomas H. Greco, Jr. (2022-09-19). The Money Economy Is Not the Real Economy: "The Global Banking and Financial System is Fatally Flawed" globalresearch.ca

Yanis Iqbal (2022-09-19). A Marxist Concept of Politics. dissidentvoice.org Under capitalism, political violence is not constantly required for the extraction of surplus-value and the maintenance of capitalist social relations. The separation of direct producers from the means of production in capitalist social formations means that surplus-value can be appropriated by economic mechanisms without the repeated deployment or threat of deployment of politico-military force in …

Rqorinoco (2022-09-19). Workers Building New US Embassy in Honduras Strike Over Severed Fingers, Illegal Contracts. orinocotribune.com By Judy Ancel — | The Biden administration has pledged that "the United States will work with governments to strengthen… the enforcement of labor laws, promote decent work, and support workers in exercising their freedom of association and collective bargaining rights," as one of four pillars of its strategy to address the root causes of migration from Central America. | In Honduras today the US has an opportunity to practice this with the 1,100 workers it has hired to build a new embassy. But it's blowing it. | Instead, police have been called in to bust a strike that's been going on at the…

Derek Royden (2022-09-19). Making sense of reactionary victim culture. nationofchange.org Along with their portrayal of themselves as the real victims of made up or almost entirely online concepts like 'cancel culture', many on the right from politicians to pundits also excel at projection.

Asad Ismi (2022-09-19). Colombia's Quiet Revolution. globalresearch.ca

Paul Joseph Watson (2022-09-19). Biden Declares COVID Pandemic Is "Over" globalresearch.ca

Staff (2022-09-19). Iran's deterrence power thanks to remarkable defense advances. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iran's achievements in designing and producing advanced systems and equipment pertaining to the missile, radar, marine, optic, armor, and drone have made its deterrence power outstanding.

Jon Queally (2022-09-19). First hit by privatisation, Puerto Rico in 'total blackout' as hurricane makes landfall. greenleft.org.au Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico in 2017. Then the power grid was privatised in 2020. Now this, reports Jon Queally.

Staff (2022-09-19). Iran, Qatar sign world's largest saffron trade agreement. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — The largest trade agreement in the field of saffron between Iran and Qatar was signed in the presence of political and economic figures of the two countries.

____ (2022-09-19). Majority of schools, production projects resume in Tibet's Nyingchi. ecns.cn A total of 6,100 students from 95 schools in Nyingchi, Tibet Autonomous Region, have returned to school, according to a press conference on Sunday.

Staff (2022-09-19). President Raeisi leaves Tehran for New York. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Heading a high-ranking delegation, President Raeisi left Tehran for New York on Monday to attend the annual meeting of the 77th United Nations General Assembly.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-09-19). Maduro visits Saipa group exhibition in Caracas. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Venezuela president Nicolas Maduro has visited an Iranian exhibition in the capital Caracas which showcases the Iranian knowledge-based companies' products as well as the giant Iranian automaker Saipa group.

PAI (2022-09-19). Want to wear union gear at work? NLRB says go for it. peoplesworld.org WASHINGTON (PAI)—Workers can wear union insignia, such as buttons and patches, on the job in most cases, the National Labor Relations Board has ruled. Firms can legally ban it only when they prove "special circumstances" justify their action, case by case. In the 3-2 decision along party lines, the full board ruled for the United …

James Magnus-Johnston (2022-09-19). Pandemic and the Policy Roots of a Steady State Economy. indybay.org We are in the midst of a radical disruption and nurturing the roots of a just transition. Whichever way events unfold over the coming years, it's clear that returning to the pre-pandemic status quo is less realistic and more difficult than embracing the change that's well underway. James Magnus-Johnston is a PhD researcher at McGill University.

Adriaan Alsema (2022-09-19). Petro travels to New York for first UN address. colombiareports.com Colombia's President Gustavo Petro embarked on his first official visit to the United States on Sunday. Almost immediately after his arrival, the president met with United Nations Secretary General Antonio…

WSWS (2022-09-19). Illinois autoworker Travis Baker died after being injured at the Belvidere Stellantis plant. One month later, his family has no answers. wsws.org An investigation is reportedly pending in the plant, which has been subjected to unrelenting job cuts as the Stellantis raked in mega-profits.

WSWS (2022-09-19). Illinois autoworker Travis Baker died after being injured at the Belvidere Stellantis plant; one month later, his family has no answers. wsws.org An investigation is reportedly pending in the plant, which has been subjected to unrelenting job cuts as the Stellantis raked in mega-profits.

Staff (2022-09-19). Iran president arrives in New York. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iranian President Ebrahim Raeisi arrived in New York on Monday.

WSWS (2022-09-19). New Zealand: Auckland University of Technology sacks over 230 staff. wsws.org The fresh assault on tertiary sector jobs follows 700 staff cuts at the height of the COVID pandemic, none of which were opposed by the Tertiary Education Union.

WSWS (2022-09-19). Australian workers striking at highest rate in almost two decades. wsws.org The growth of industrial action highlights the need for workers to break with the unions and form independent rank-and-file committees.

Center for Biological Diversity (2022-09-19). Lawsuit Aims to Protect West Coast Fisher. indybay.org Rare Forest Carnivore Threatened by Logging, Climate Change, Poison…

Staff (2022-09-19). Palestinian Resistance launch new anti-Zionist operation. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Palestinian Resistance forces launched a new operation against the Israeli occupiers in West Bank on Monday.

Megan Redshaw (2022-09-19). CDC Reports 5,300 Errors in Vaccine Doses Given to Kids, as Latest VAERS Data Show 155 Reports of Deaths in Children 6 Months to 17 Years Old. globalresearch.ca

Sam Pizzigati (2022-09-19). Capitalism's climate inequality: The rich keep cool while the poor roast. peoplesworld.org The heat. It's never been hotter in our lifetimes. This past spring, the mercury hit nearly 124 degrees Fahrenheit in the Pakistani city of Jacobabad—"just below the conventional estimate for the threshold of human survival," notes science writer David Wallace-Wells. This summer's U.S. daily high temperatures continued our globe's torrid pace. In Phoenix, daily highs averaged well over 100 …

Angela (2022-09-19). Saturday 9/17: Free virtual screening of the documentary film "Dear Mr. Tzabar" indybay.org

Jonathan Cook (2022-09-19). The Queen and Her Legacy: 21st Century Britain Has Never Looked So Medieval. globalresearch.ca

Don Fitz (2022-09-19). Life expectancy: The United States and Cuba in the time of COVID-19. greenleft.org.au Don Fitz explores the intertwined reasons behind why life expectancy in the United States dropped almost three years between 2019—21, while, in Cuba, it rose by 0.2 years.

Catherine Crockett (2022-09-19). Sunday 9/18: International Peace Day Celebration – Monterey. indybay.org Whispering Pines Park, 1085 Pacific Avenue, Monterey, CA 93940…

WSWS (2022-09-19). Seattle educators: Vote "no" on the sellout tentative agreement! wsws.org The strike was ended through with an entirely undemocratic process and the resultant TA meets none of the teachers' demands.

____ (2022-09-19). Top legislator stresses ties with ROK. ecns.cn Li Zhanshu, chairman of the National People's Congress Standing Committee, highlighted the need for heightened cooperation and further alignment in development strategies during the three-day visit to the ROK.

Isaac Nellist (2022-09-19). Don't demolish public housing, residents say. greenleft.org.au Residents and advocates at Wentworth Park gathered to protest the state government's proposal to demolish the Wentworth Park Road public housing estate. Isaac Nellist reports.

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

Jake Johnson (2022-09-19). Burning All Fossil Fuel Reserves Would Exceed Global 'Carbon Budget' 7 Times Over: New Data. commondreams.org "The transition away from fossil fuel-powered economies is critical to the survival of people and the planet."

____ (2022-09-19). RMB usage in ASEAN countries continues to grow. ecns.cn The cross-border use of the Chinese currency renminbi in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations has maintained growth momentum, with increasing recognition in ASEAN countries, a recent report showed.

Adriaan Alsema (2022-09-19). How Colombia's "Total Peace" plans could disrupt the global drug trade. colombiareports.com The participation of organized crime groups in the "Total Peace" proposal of Colombia's President Gustavo Petro would severely disrupt global drug trafficking. Almost all illegal armed groups that are involved…

Lynda Carson (2022-09-19). Some Oakland Cops Rake In Half A Million Annually, & Have Millions Of Dollars Stashed Away. indybay.org Despite the Oakland cops having having millions of dollars stashed away at various locations, the City of Oakland remains on the hook to settle lawsuits because of the activities of the Oakland cops.

____ (2022-09-19). Byzantine mosaics discovered under Gaza farm. ecns.cn A Palestinian farmer has discovered an ornate Byzantine floor mosaic while trying to plant an olive tree on his land in the Gaza Strip.

____ (2022-09-19). 27 killed after bus overturns on expressway in Guizhou. ecns.cn A bus carrying 47 people turned on its side on an expressway in Guizhou province early Sunday morning, killing at least 27 people, police said.

____ (2022-09-19). Our Mortality Should Unite Us. transcend.org

____ (2022-09-19). A Devastating Burning Season for the Brazilian Amazon. transcend.org Illegal Deforestation Linked to Violence, Loss of Livelihoods for Communities – There were more fires in the Brazilian Amazon during the first week of Sep this year than in all of21. Last month, fires were the worst in a decade.

The Contemporary Jewish Museum (2022-09-19). Sunday 10/2: Jewlia Eisenberg's Fierce as Death: Queer as the Song of Songs. indybay.org The Contemporary Jewish Museum | 736 Mission Street | San Francisco, CA 94103…

____ (2022-09-19). Reinventing Employment with Solidarity Ethics. transcend.org Solidarity ethics offers keys that open many doors. Here I suggest that if not by force of law, then by force of conscience, they oblige everyone to contribute, to the extent that they can, to the creation of employment with dignity for all those who need it.

____ (2022-09-19). Winter Olympics themed fashion show held during Beijing Fashion Week. ecns.cn Models present Beijing Winter Olympics themed creations during the 2022 Beijing Fashion Week, Sept. 17, 2022.

Staff (2022-09-19). US created industry of litigation in violation of intl. law. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iran says the United States has created an industry of litigation over terror claims against Tehran in violation of international law.

Staff (2022-09-19). 56 shot, 8 killed in Chicago shootings over weekend. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Violent weekend in Chicago left 8 killed while at least 56 people have been shot since Friday, according to American sources.

Staff (2022-09-19). Referendum held on the Family Code for Cubans abroad. en.cubadebate.cu This Sunday,, the referendum began on the new Family Code for Cubans who are abroad in state missions, who will be able to exercise their right in more than a thousand authorized schools in different cities of the world. The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla, voted in the referendum for the new Family Code, according to what the diplomat reported. The foreign minister exercised his right at the electoral college located at the headquarters of the Cuban mission to the United Nations, in New York.

WSWS (2022-09-19). "We are ready to vote 'no' because this fails to meet student and community needs": Seattle teacher opposes union-backed sell out contract. wsws.org "My colleagues in my building are frustrated, angry, and upset. We are here first and foremost for our students, and it angers us to see the district leverage that against us in bargaining (and to see our union let them get away with it). However, we are still ready to fight and to vote 'no' on the TA becauseit fails to meet student and community needs."

Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History (2022-09-19). Thursday 10/6: Writers of Color Santa Cruz County. indybay.org Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History | 705 Front Street, Santa Cruz…

____ (2022-09-19). Imposed Insanity — Royalty, Propaganda and the Coming Catastrophe. transcend.org If every journalist, politician and priest is currently expressing devotion to Britain's deceased monarch, it is not because she 'served' her country for 70 years. The powerful interests that determine Britain's political and media agenda are not sentimentalists; they do not impose 'managed democracy' as a kind of game. Propaganda blitzes are always pragmatic.

Local housing advocates (2022-09-19). Tuesday 9/20: The Fight For Housing — PUSH Screening & 2022 Election Informational Event. indybay.org Grand Lake Theater | 3200 Grand Avenue | Oakland, CA 94610…

Pleiades Talukder, Kurt Stiller (2022-09-19). Women leaders meet in Texas, plan October offensive for abortion rights. peoplesworld.org HOUSTON—"We are in Texas because this is the frontline of the struggle." That's the message Rachel O'Leary Carmona, the Executive Director of the Women's March, had for a gathering of nearly 0 women in Houston determined to stop the right-wing's assault on abortion rights. And come Oct. 7, they'll be leading marches nationwide as part …

Brenda Norrell (2022-09-19). Standing Rock Rattled Legislators into Backdoor Deal: Prison for Peaceful Protesters. indybay.org

____ (2022-09-19). One killed, 142 injured in M6.9 earthquake in Taiwan. ecns.cn The 6.9-magnitude earthquake that hit Taiwan's Hualien County has killed one person and injured 142 others as of 11 p.m. Sunday, according to reports from Taiwan media.

Kenny Stancil (2022-09-19). Biden Rebuked for Claiming 'Pandemic Is Over' as Hundreds Die of Covid Each Day in US. commondreams.org "What's ending here is political commitment and funding, not cases or deaths," said one medical anthropologist.

Kerry Smith (2022-09-19). Protest calls for AUKUS to be scrapped. greenleft.org.au Protesters demanded AUKUS be scrapped on, a year since it was signed. Kerry Smith reports.

____ (2022-09-19). Gender Equality Almost 300 Years Away at Current Rate of Progress. transcend.org Millions of women don't know what a salary is all about.

WSWS (2022-09-19). Oppose the anti-democratic shutdown of the EMU faculty strike! wsws.org EMU faculty should decisively vote down the sellout contract being foisted on them by the AAUP and begin now to organize independently of the union bureaucracy.

Carlos Edill Berríos Polanco (2022-09-19). Hurricane Fiona Batters Puerto Rico Still Recovering 5 Years After María. latinorebels.com In the five years since Hurricane María tore through their country, the people of Puerto Rico have made efforts to rebuild in hopes that they would be ready for the next disaster. Hurricane Fiona, a Category 1 storm that swept through the island on Sunday, has shattered such hopes.

Staff (2022-09-19). Reaching agreement without guarantees meaningless. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Criticizing that it was the Americans who broke their promises, the Iranian President said that today reaching an agreement, without a guarantee, is meaningless.

WSWS (2022-09-19). Illinois autoworker Travis Baker died after being injured the Belvidere Stellantis plant. One month later, his family has no answers. wsws.org An investigation is reportedly pending in the plant, which has been subjected to unrelenting job cuts as the Stellantis raked in mega-profits.

Staff (2022-09-19). Turkey launches new airstrikes on villages in Iraq's Duhok. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iraqi informed source reported on Monday that several villages in the Dohuk province in Northern Iraq came under attack by Turkish air forces.

WSWS (2022-09-19). Demonstrations continue to protest UK police killing of Chris Kaba. wsws.org Kaba was a rapper who went by the stage name Madix or Mad Itch, and part of the drill group 67. He was due to be married in five months. His fiancée is expecting their child.

Staff (2022-09-19). Cuba carried out a dynamic test prior to the popular referendum on the new Family Code. en.cubadebate.cu The dynamic test prior to the popular referendum on the new Family Code, to be held on, ended today throughout Cuba. During the exercise, the specialists checked the availability of material and human resources, as well as computer systems and data transmission. The president of the National Electoral Council, Alina Balseiro, explained that the electoral steps taken are very important, both the dynamic test and the vote abroad, planned as established in the program.

Staff (2022-09-19). VIDEO: Roe deers spotted in northern Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Two roe deers were spotted in forest areas of Amlash city in Iran's northern province of Gilan.

Staff (2022-09-19). Raeisi congrats second title of Iran freestyle wrestling team. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Iran's President Ebrahim Raeisi sent a message to congratulate the Iranian freestyle wrestling team on their second place in the 2022 Belgrade World Wrestling Championship.

____ (2022-09-19). Egypt's Suez Canal to raise transit fees in 2023. ecns.cn The Suez Canal's transit tolls will increase by 15 percent for all types of vessels and 10 percent for dry bulk and cruise ships starting next year, the Suez Canal Authority (SCA) announced in a statement on Saturday.

____ (2022-09-19). Chinese,Togolese presidents exchange congratulations on th anniversary of diplomatic ties. ecns.cn Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Togolese counterpart, Faure Gnassingbe, on Monday exchanged congratulatory messages on the th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between the two countries.

Staff (2022-09-19). One pilot killed in plane crash in US (+VIDEO). en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — Media sources reported on Monday that an American pilot was killed in a plane crash during the Reno Air Races in the United States.

____ (2022-09-19). Ministry ensures rural students not left behind. ecns.cn Students living in rural areas have been given more opportunities to attend key university as a result of a national special enrollment project launched in 2012, the Ministry of Education said on Thursday.

Labor Video Project (2022-09-19). US Rail Workers Fed Up & On Verge Of National Strike Over Working Conditions, Health/Safety. indybay.org Gabe Christenson a conductor and Co-chair of Railroad Workers United RWU is interviewed about the conditions and health and safety for railroad workers.

Staff (2022-09-19). 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 Monday,.

WSWS (2022-09-19). "I know about Will and think he's the best candidate running": Toledo Jeep workers welcome rank-and-file campaign for UAW president. wsws.org Although the UAW apparatus has done everything to keep information about the first-ever vote for the union's top leadership well concealed, several workers at the factory were familiar with Will's campaign and said they planned to vote for him next month.

WSWS (2022-09-19). Trump headlines fascist rally in Youngstown, Ohio, calls for mass execution of "drug dealers" wsws.org Campaigning for his endorsed candidates, Trump spent the majority of his speech inciting violence against immigrants, his political enemies and transgender people, while appealing overtly to Q-Anon fascists.

____ (2022-09-19). 2 dead, another missing after typhoon Nanmadol hits Japan. ecns.cn Two people were reported dead and another missing on Monday after powerful typhoon Nanmadol landed in Japan's southwestern region of Kyushu, bringing rain and gales, local media reported.

Staff (2022-09-19). US releases senior Taliban member after two decades. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — The United States released a senior figure of the Taliban from Guantanamo prison after two decades, a Taliban spokesperson confirmed.

Julia Conley (2022-09-19). Mass. Lawmaker Demands Federal Human Trafficking Probe Into DeSantis. commondreams.org "Not only is it morally criminal, there are legal implications around fraud, kidnapping, deprivation of liberty, and human trafficking," said state Rep. Dylan Fernandes.

WSWS (2022-09-19). Social attacks continue in Greece despite end of enhanced EU financial surveillance. wsws.org For the Greek population, what is being presented as a chapter that has been closed and celebrated means the continuation of austerity and an intensification of the social crisis for decades to come.

Chris Walker (2022-09-19). Virginia's Governor Mansion Tour No Longer Includes Mention of Enslaved People. truthout.org

Eva Lopez (2022-09-19). How to Start a Banned Book Club. aclu.org Blog header image features a VHS Banned Book Club meeting at Vandegrift High School. Credit: Ella Scott | Millions of students went back to school this year facing censorship efforts that restrict their right to learn. Since 2021, dozens of states have moved to introduce and pass classroom censorship bills that restrict students and educators from discussing race, gender, and sexual orientation in K-12 classrooms and universities. At the same time, politicians and school boards across the country have also made moves to ban books — especially books representing Black and LGBTQ experiences — from pu…

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-09-19). Iran's exports to Africa increase by 40% in first 5 months. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — The Spokesman for Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) Seyyed Rouhollah Latifi said that Iran's exports to African countries increased by 40% in the first five months of this year.

Jake Johnson (2022-09-19). 'No Regard for the Law': Starbucks to Deny Union Workers New Paid Leave Benefits. commondreams.org "Their goal is to retaliate against and punish union stores," said Starbucks Workers United.

Staff (2022-09-19). Cuban Vice President visits the burning chapel of Isabel II. en.cubadebate.cu The Vice President of Cuba, Salvador Valdés, visited this Sunday the funeral chapel of Elizabeth II in the Palace of Westminster, to pay tribute to the British monarch who died on at the age of 96. Valdés, who heads the Cuban delegation to the sovereign's funeral, also signed the book of condolences opened by the UK Foreign Ministry at Lancaster House, a diplomatic source reported. The vice president of the Caribbean island will also attend the reception that the new King Carlos III will offer this Sunday.

The Associated Press (2022-09-19). 5 Years After María, Reconstruction Drags On in Puerto Rico. latinorebels.com Since Hurricane María struck in17, the government has completed only 21 percent of more than 5,500 official post-hurricane projects, and seven of the island's 78 municipalities report that not a single project has begun.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-09-19). Fire reported in Erbil's market. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN (MNA) — A fire has been reported in a market in the Iraqi Kurdistan capital of Erbil on Monday.

Infobrics (2022-09-19). King Charles III' biggest challenge will be to keep the United Kingdom united. infobrics.org The timing of Queen Elizabeth's death poses a challenge to monarchy.

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