Daily Archives: November 8, 2022

2022-11-08: News Headlines

Amy Goodman (2022-11-08). Climate Action Will Be Stalled or Reversed If GOP Takes Congress, Activists Say. truthout.org Image Credit: Sunrise Movement | The climate movement warns the midterm elections will either advance or torpedo climate initiatives in the U.S. This comes as climate activists and scientists at the U.N. climate summit in Egypt cautioned that the world is heading toward climate disaster without deeper cuts in planet-heating emissions. "We are up against a ticking time bomb of an unrelenting climate crisis and an economic crisis that is bearing down on working people," says Varshini Prakash of the Sunrise Movement, which has reached 3 million young voters to get out the vote in the midterms. Prakash also explains…

Bianca Fortis (2022-11-08). 1 in 5 Black Voters in Tennessee Have Been Disenfranchised by State Policies. truthout.org This story was originally published by Leola Scott recently decided to become a more active citizen. The 55-year-old resident of Dyersburg, Tennessee, was driven to action after her son was stabbed to death and nobody was charged. | In August, Scott tried to register to vote. That's when she learned she's not allowed to cast a ballot because she was convicted of nonviolent felonies nearly 20 years ago. | One in five Black Tennesseans are like Scott: barred from voting because of a prior felony conviction. Indeed,…

WSWS (2022-11-08). Trump delivers fascistic speech amidst threats of violence ahead of Election Day. wsws.org Bogus attacks on the 2020 "stolen election" by Trump and the Republicans have fueled a wave of intimidation of election workers and voters.

Mike Ludwig (2022-11-08). Fossil Fuel Firms Spent Millions in Bid to Defeat Democrats in the Midterms. truthout.org Today, Ohio voters choose between Democrat Tim Ryan and the Trump-backed Republican J.D. Vance to fill a crucial Senate seat, and the race is a nailbiter. Seeking support from working-class voters in a state that former President Donald Trump won twice, Ryan ran a heterodox campaign with little support from the national Democratic Party, but the race has been so competitive that Republican groups swooped in and spent

WSWS (2022-11-08). US 2022 Midterm Elections Live Updates. wsws.org Trump continues to incite fascist violence and cast doubt on election results as voters continue to cast their ballots around the country.

____ (2022-11-08). Costly U.S. midterm elections fuel polarization, divisions amid concerns of political violence. ecns.cn The 2022 U.S. midterms — set to be the most expensive non-presidential races in history — are reaching Election Day, with divided voters concerned about the country's direction.

Binoy Kampmark (2022-11-08). British PM Rishi Sunak: A Thatcherite in Downing Street. greenleft.org.au British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak's coming to power is a perfect statement of the leader estranged and continentally distant from voters, writes Binoy Kampmark.

Amy Goodman (2022-11-08). Arizona's Rollback of Indigenous Voting Rights Could Swing the State for the GOP. truthout.org Image Credit: Facebook: Native Vote | Indigenous voters in Arizona who played a key role in catapulting Joe Biden to victory in 2020 are facing a sweeping rollback of their voting rights that may swing the state back to Republicans in Tuesday's midterms. "In 2020, Native voters understood that the election of Donald Trump was an existential problem," says New Yorker staff writer Sue Halpern, whose latest piece explores how voters on Arizona's Navajo, Apache and Hopi reservations are navigating the 2021 Supreme Court ruling that banned a common method of voting collection used by Indigenous voters. We also speak w…

Leon Kunstenaar (2022-11-08). Demonstration Calls for Nancy Pelosi to Let Cuba Live. indybay.org UN General Assembly votes 182 to 2 to condemn US blockade. The 2 were the US and guess who.

Karla Correa (2022-11-08). Bigoted DeSantis-appointed Florida medical board protested by trans community. liberationnews.org On Nov. 4, only four days before the decisive midterm elections, the Florida Boards of Medicine successfully pushed a vote to restrict gender-affirming healthcare for transgender youth.

WSWS (2022-11-08). Workers Struggles: The Americas. wsws.org Pilots in Chile voted by 99 percent to authorize a strike to restore concessions given up by their union during the pandemic, while professors and support staff at Metropolitan Technological Institute in Colombia have struck over drastic budget cuts.

WSWS (2022-11-08). Fatigue emerges as key issue as US airline pilots reject contracts, authorize strike action. wsws.org A series of votes by pilots last week were a powerful sign of the determination of pilots and air crews to fight against worsening conditions.

Dave DeCamp (2022-11-08). Ukraine Uses Wartime Powers to Seize 'Strategic' Companies. news.antiwar.com Ukraine on Monday announced that it used wartime authorities to seize ownership of "strategic companies" as the government of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky continues to consolidate power under martial law. The Ukrainian government seized control of five companies, including the country's top oil producer Ukrnafta, and MotorSich, an aircraft engine maker. The companies were controlled …

WSWS (2022-11-08). Mass layoffs in tech spread to Meta, corporate parent of Facebook. wsws.org A report in the Wall Street Journal on Monday said Facebook parent Meta Platforms, Inc. will join Twitter and other tech firms and implement massive job cuts this week.

Infobrics (2022-11-08). China-Russia Trade Gains 27.8% Growth in Sep, Driven by High Complementarity and Free Trade. infobrics.org China-Russia trade saw a significant growth in September, with the total import and export volume reaching $18.65 billion, a year-on-year increase of 27.8 percent, according to data published by the General Administration of Customs…

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Infobrics (2022-11-08). Everybody Wants to Hop on the BRICS Express. infobrics.org Eurasia is about to get a whole lot larger as countries line up to join the Chinese and Russian-led BRICS and SCO, to the detriment of the west…

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). US may deploy aircraft carrier if N. Korea conducts nuke test. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — The US government plans to deploy an aircraft carrier in the Sea of Japan in a show of force if North Korea carries out its first nuclear test in years, sources with knowledge of the matter have said.

WSWS (2022-11-08). Ukrainian officials discuss Kiev evacuation as danger of total power loss grows. wsws.org Ukraine's government is drawing up plans to evacuate its capital city of 3 million, even as European governments are axing benefits for Ukrainian refugees.

Dave DeCamp (2022-11-08). Kremlin Has 'Nothing to Say' About Reported Talks With Jake Sullivan. news.antiwar.com The Kremlin on Monday said it had "nothing to say" about a report from The Wall Street Journal that said US National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan held secret talks with senior Russian officials in recent months. The report said that Sullivan held talks with his Russian counterpart, Nikolai Patrushev, and Yuri Ushakov, a foreign policy …

KATIE (2022-11-08). BDS Statement on apartheid Israel's WMDs. bdsmovement.net

Martha Grevatt (2022-11-08). Potential railroad strike could 'shut it down'. workers.org U.S. Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh, once a building trades union leader, has threatened the 12 unions that represent freight rail workers. Walsh said "failing new negotiated agreements, Congress would have to impose a contract on the unions as a way to keep union members on the job," according to . . . |

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-11-08). The Wider World Does Not Uniformly Adhere to the Western View of 'Justice'. libya360.wordpress.com Fyodor Lukyanov Russia is discovering that its move away from the West is finding approval, even if some of the Global Majority may be wondering why it took so long Military and political tensions in Europe have long been a catalyst for profound change in the structure of world politics and economics. And, of course,…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-11-08). Who's Really Behind Burkina Faso's Coup? libya360.wordpress.com T.J. Coles Western media fixates on coup supporters waving Russian flags in Burkina Faso's capital while overlooking the long history of US and French control over the country — and its destabilizing consequences. The landlocked country of Burkina Faso has proven itself to be a valuable diplomatic and intelligence asset in the US domination of…

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). West's neocolonialism damaging intl ties, Lavrov says. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov stated on Tuesday at a conference that the West's constant wish to promote a "neo-colonial concept of the world order" is destabilizing international relations.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Iran, Russia firms to build joint pipeline. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — The CEO of Sina Energy Gostar Holding, affiliated with Mustazafan Foundation, said the holding was planning to build a pipeline for the transfer of petroleum products with support from Russian companies.

Anonymous103 (2022-11-08). Polish Krab Howitzer Became New Target For Russian Lancet Loitering Munition On Ukrainian Front Lines. southfront.org

Anonymous103 (2022-11-08). Military Situation In Syria On November 8, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org On November 8, Russia reported that Idlib militants violated the ceasefire regime in Greater Idlib 5 times: 1 in Latakia province, 4 in Idlib province; | On November 7, SAA artillery shelled positions of Turkish-backed forces in Marat Naasan; | On November 7, artillery of Turkish-backed forces shelled SDF positions near Abu Raasin; | On November 7, two pro-government militants were reportedly killed by an IED near Sukhnah. | MORE ON THE TOPIC: : | <...

Anonymous103 (2022-11-08). Military Situation In Ukraine On November 8, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org Russia struck the AFU positions near Nikolayev with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck the AFU positions near Kharkov with high-precision missile; | Russia struck the AFU positions near Dnepropetrovsk with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck the AFU positions near Zoporozhye with high-precision missiles; | The Russian Army repelled the AFU attacks near Kuzemovka; | Clashes between the Russian army and the AFU continue near Chervonopopovka; | Clashes between th…

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Top Russian security official arrives in Iran on state visit. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Nikolai Patrushev, the secretary of the Security Council of Russia, arrived in Tehran for talks on Tuesday afternoon.

Anonymous103 (2022-11-08). A Christmas Truce For Russian — Ukrainian War ? southfront.org

____ (2022-11-08). Crystal ice floats on Heilongjiang River. ecns.cn Spectacular landscape of ice floating on the Heilongjiang River at the Sino-Russia border on the day of Beginning of Winter, the 19th of 24 terms, in Huma County, Daxinganling of northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, Nov. 7, 2022.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Moscow says ready to act as mediator between Riyadh, Tehran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Russia is in contact with Saudi Arabia and Iran and it is ready to play the role of a mediator if Riyadh and Tehran need this, Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov told the media on Tuesday.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Dozens of states want to join BRICS: Lavrov. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — "The interest in this global association is quite high and continues to grow," the Russian top diplomat said on Tuesday after noting that dozens of states such as Algeria, Argentina and Iran want to join the bloc.

Dave DeCamp (2022-11-08). Three-Star General to Lead New US Command Overseeing Arming Ukraine. news.antiwar.com A three-star general will lead a new command the US military will establish in Germany to oversee the arming and training of Ukraine's forces to support the war against Russia, Stars and Stripes reported on Tuesday. The command, known as Security Assistance Group-Ukraine, or SAG-U, will be based out of US Army Europe and Africa …

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). North Korea dismisses claims of weapons shipments to Russia. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — North Korea has strongly rejected the US claim that Pyongyang is supplying Russia with artillery ammunition to be used in the Ukraine war.

Anonymous765 (2022-11-08). Russian Forces On Defensive But Continue Storming Ukrainian Strongholds In Donbass. southfront.org |

TeleSUR, hvh -JCM (2022-11-08). Rusia acusa a fuerzas de Ucrania de muertes masivas en Lugansk. telesurtv.net Los restos de 396 personas fueron localizados en Rubézhnoe y 125 fueron encontrados en las cercanías de Severodonetsk.

____ (2022-11-08). Newest heavy-duty drone to debut at Zhuhai show. ecns.cn Wing Loong 3, the newest model in China's Wing Loong unmanned aircraft family, will debut at the 14th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition in Guangdong province's Zhuhai, according to Aviation Industry Corp of China.

____ (2022-11-08). Black-necked cranes in Qinghai head for winter habitat. ecns.cn A flock of black-necked cranes wander at Longbao National Nature Reserve in northwest China's Qinghai Province, Nov. 7, 2022.

____ (2022-11-08). Next-generation rocket for astronauts expected in 2027. ecns.cn China's next-generation rocket to carry humans is expected to make its maiden flight around 2027, said a project manager.

____ (2022-11-08). UK urged to earnestly respect country's sovereignty. ecns.cn China called on the United Kingdom on Monday to earnestly respect its sovereignty and stop any form of official exchanges with Taiwan, after news emerged of a British minister's intention to visit the island.

____ (2022-11-08). China to further promote green growth in building materials. ecns.cn China has released a plan to advance low-carbon development in the building materials sector, a large producer of industrial carbon emissions, vowing to secure a carbon peak target in the industry by 2030.

____ (2022-11-08). PLA Air Force displays three 'firsts' at Airshow China. ecns.cn The PLA Air Force's new combat forces will also be on display at the Airshow.

____ (2022-11-08). U.S firms swear by CIIE benefits. ecns.cn Companies from the United States are showcasing their latest technologies and products at the ongoing fifth China International Import Expo, highlighting their long-term commitment to the Chinese market despite external uncertainties.

____ (2022-11-08). China slams U.S. move to pressure others to join tech blockade. ecns.cn Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian on Monday criticised the U.S. plan to pressure Japan and the Netherlands to join it to block the flow of advanced chip technology to China.

WSWS (2022-11-08). Plagued: An "inside" look at Australia's political crisis. wsws.org The book sheds light on the secret and unprecedented centralisation of power in the hands of the prime minister as the ruling class faced demands from workers for protection from COVID-19 and prepared for a US-led war against China.

____ (2022-11-08). China urges Britain to abide by one-China principle: FM spokesperson. ecns.cn

____ (2022-11-08). China backs solidarity of ASEAN. ecns.cn Premier Li Keqiang reiterated on Monday China's firm support for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations' solidarity and centrality, saying that China and ASEAN countries' respective circles of friends can engage in constructive interaction and develop in parallel.

____ (2022-11-08). White paper explains country's vision for internet. ecns.cn China pledged on Monday to continue its international cooperation to promote internet development and regulate order online, as it issued a white paper titled "Jointly Build a Community with a Shared Future in Cyberspace".

____ (2022-11-08). China responds to G7: Stop interfering in China's internal affairs. ecns.cn

____ (2022-11-08). In numbers: China's bamboo industry contributes to green development. ecns.cn China's bamboo forest area, bamboo accumulation, quality of bamboo products, profits and exports are among the top in the world.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). China warns Taiwan of opposition after Lithuania chip plan. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — China has vowed resolute opposition to any efforts by Taiwan to collude with external forces and pursue independence, a spokesman of its foreign ministry said on Tuesday.

____ (2022-11-08). China's agricultural water-use efficiency improves. ecns.cn China's agriculture sector is becoming more water efficient as the country's high-efficiency water-saving irrigation area expands, official data showed.

____ (2022-11-08). Foreign trade growth expected to be stable. ecns.cn The growth of China's foreign trade is expected to be stable this year, given the robust performance during the January-October period, which has laid a solid foundation, trade watchers said on Monday.

____ (2022-11-08). Red Maple leaves enter prime viewing period on Lushan Mountain. ecns.cn Maple trees with red leaves in autumn sunshine dazzle tourists on Lushan Mountain, east China's Jiangxi Province, Nov. 6, 2022.

____ (2022-11-08). Forum on 'Smart mobility, Reshaping the future' held during 5th CIIE. ecns.cn Themed "Smart mobility, Reshaping the future", the Fourth Industrial Revolution and Smart Mobility Forum was held during the fifth China International Import Expo (CIIE) in east China's Shanghai on Sunday.

____ (2022-11-08). Hamburg sees China trade opportunities. ecns.cn Despite the impact of the pandemic and global geopolitical instabilities, the economic bonds between China and Germany remain strong and there's vast space for further cooperation, observers said.

____ (2022-11-08). Regular flights to link Tianjin with Serbia. ecns.cn The first direct flights between China and Serbia are set to take off on Dec 9 from Belgrade to Tianjin, with a scheduled arrival at Binhai International Airport on Dec 10.

____ (2022-11-08). (100 great changes) FAST: China Sky Eye. ecns.cn It consists of 4,450 reflector units, with about one million sub-units. The average age of engineers who maintain and operate FAST is less than 34 years old.

____ (2022-11-08). China sees steady foreign trade growth in first 10 months. ecns.cn China's trade in goods logged steady expansion in the first 10 months of this year as supportive policies, and enterprising trade firms contributed to the market's resilience.

____ (2022-11-08). Chinese air force to bring new jets to Airshow China. ecns.cn The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force will showcase an array of aircraft at the upcoming 14th Airshow China to be held from Nov. 8 to 13 in Zhuhai, Guangdong Province, a PLA Air Force spokesperson said on Sunday.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-11-08). China ratifica compromiso con la lucha contra cambio climático. telesurtv.net Las emisiones de dióxido de carbono que produjo China por unidad de PIB en 2021 fue un 3,8 % inferior a la de 2020…

TeleSUR, mcs, JCM (2022-11-08). China insta al G7 a no interferir en asuntos de otros países. telesurtv.net La semana pasada los países del G7 fijaron la cooperación constructiva con China, donde sea posible, como su objetivo.

Anonymous103 (2022-11-08). Military Situation In Kharkiv Region, Ukraine, On November 8, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org

Various (2022-11-08). Ukrainian feminists: 'We stand in solidarity with the Iranian uprising'. greenleft.org.au Various Ukrainian feminist activist groups and NGOs have signed a statement expressing their solidarity with the Iranian uprising.

Binoy Kampmark (2022-11-08). The Duggan extradition case and the Chinese angle. greenleft.org.au While the high profile effort to extradite Julian Assange to the US continues, the case of former US pilot Marine Corps major and flight instructor Daniel Edmund Duggan has slipped under the radar. Binoy Kampmark reports.

Staff (2022-11-08). NATO recruits Japan to cyber warfare operation. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com The RegisterNovember 7, 2022 Japan officially joins NATO's cyber defense center Japan's Ministry of Defence (JMOD) announced on Friday that it has formally joined NATO's Cooperative Cyber Defense Centre of Excellence (CCDCOE). The CCDCOE is recognized as an international military organization and cyber defence hub focusing on research, training and exercises, like its yearly red …

Staff (2022-11-08). Photos: NATO conducts war game in Lithuania. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com NATONovember 7, 2022 Exercise Iron Wolf tests NATO troops in Lithuania Exercise Iron Wolf tested the ability of the Lithuanian Army's Iron Wolf Brigade to carry out…operations and counter-attacks, together with Allied troops. The exercise involved more than 3,500 troops from nine NATO Allies, namely Belgium, Czechia, Germany, Lithuania, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, the United …

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Sweden to fulfill Turkey's conditions to join NATO. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Swedish Prime Minister Ulf Kristersson said that his country will fulfill Turkey's conditions to join NATO, adding that Sweden will not have any relationship with the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) terrorist group.

Staff (2022-11-08). Cuba pierde ante Nicaragua y queda fuera de la Súper Ronda del Campeonato Panamericano Sub-18 de Béisbol. cubadebate.cu Cuba cedió 0x9 ante Nicaragua en la última fecha del grupo eliminatorio A y vio esfumarse sus aspiraciones de acceder a la Súper Ronda del Campeonato Panamericano Sub-18 de Beisbol de Baja California del Sur 2022. Ambos conjuntos necesitaban de la victoria para celebrar ese avance, y el centroamericano hizo la fiesta en un séptimo capítulo.

Staff (2022-11-08). Brasil anuncia a sus 26 jugadores para Mundial de Fútbol de Catar 2022. cubadebate.cu Brasil, uno de los invitados a ganar la Copa del Mundo en Catar 2022 tras su espectacular campaña en eliminatorias sudamericanas, donde dominó por completo a sus rivales, dio a conocer este lunes a sus 26 jugadores convocados para la cita orbital. Una de las novedades es que Gabriel Barbosa no está en la lista definitiva.

Labor Video Project (2022-11-08). South Africa RETUSA Dock Strikers & ILWU West Coast Longshore Workers Speak Out. indybay.org In an international panel, South African striking dockers of the Revolutionary Transportation Union | of South Africa RETUSA and ILWU longshore workers talked about their joint struggles against privatization, contracting out and union busting in the Port of Oakland where billionaire GAP & A's owner John Fisher wants to build a stadium and 3,000 luxury condos at Howard Terminal.

Center of Biological Diversity (2022-11-08). Monday 11/14: Saving Life on Earth: How to Talk About Population in a World of 8 Billion w/ CBD. indybay.org Online event…

____ (2022-11-08). Total cost of U.S. midterm elections to set new record. ecns.cn The total U.S.' spending on races during the 2022 midterm election cycle will exceed $16.7 billion, breaking the record of inflation-adjusted $13.7 billion spent in 2018, according to Bloomberg citing estimates from OpenSecrets, a nonprofit organization in the U.S.

SP Editor (2022-11-08). 'That's Oligarchy': Sanders Rips Billionaires for Trying to Buy Midterm Victories. scheerpost.com

Socialist Alliance Victoria (2022-11-08). Socialist Alliance says: Community need not corporate greed. greenleft.org.au Corporations and their billionaire owners increase prices and cause inflation, nearly everyone is feeling the pinch. Socialist Alliance is contesting the Victorian elections to help win pro-people changes by giving voice to grassroots campaigns.

Sam Rosenthal (2022-11-08). Hope for Progressive Victories May Lie in Races You Haven't Heard About Yet. truthout.org Election Day is now upon us. The country is in a particularly precarious place; the COVID epidemic rages on, the U.S. economy teeters on the brink of recession, and a significant swath of candidates currently seeking elective office While we may not know the results of many individual elections by the time polls close around the country, we should be able to quickly identify some emerging trends that will tell us something about what the next two years (and beyond)…

MYia X, Phebe Eckfeldt (2022-11-08). Rhode Island activists demand local job funding. workers.org Providence, Rhode Island Oct. 19 — "Organize! Mobilize! Fightback!" The sound of the tenor drumbeat reverberated up the sweeping staircase and into the corridors of Providence City Hall as the voices of 40 community activists aligned and ascended towards the Mayor's office. They then held a press conference and speak-out . . . |

Submedia.tv (2022-11-08). System Fail #18: Democracy and its Discontents. itsgoingdown.org Sub.Media returns with a new episode of System Fail, which looks at international news from an anarchist perspective. As the gears of recuperation churn popular energy towards supporting a heavily sanitized list of politicians in the US, the people of so-called Brazil are dealing with the aftermath of a hotly contested election. Despite widespread reports…

WSWS (2022-11-08). Ontario Education Workers Rank-and-File Committee opposes unions' scuttling of school support strike, charts way forward. wsws.org The following statement was issued by the OEWRFC Monday afternoon in response to the announcement of the top leaders of the Canadian Union of Public Employees and its Ontario School Board Council of Unions affiliate that they were ordering education support workers to end their militant strike.

Angela (2022-11-08). Sunday 11/6: Free virtual screening of the documentary film "Shalal (Looted): A Reel War" indybay.org

Human Agenda (2022-11-08). Saturday 12/10: Human Rights Awards with Dolores Huerta. indybay.org Roosevelt Community Center | 901 East Santa Clara Street | San Jose, CA 95116 | Free parking accessible from North 21st Street…

Boston Mayday Committee (2022-11-08). Sunday 11/6: Brazilian Elections, Lula's Victory, and Bolsonarism. indybay.org us02web.zoom.us/j/85907977991?pwd=YnBPbF… | Meeting ID: 859 0797 7991 | Passcode: 476403 | One tap mobile | +16469313860,,85907977991#,,,,*476403# US | +13017158592,,85907977991#,,,,*476403# US (Washington DC) | Dial by your location | +1 646 931 3860 US | +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC) | +1 309 205 3325 US | +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) | +1 646 558 8656 US (New York) | +1 719 359 4580 US | +1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose) | +1 689 278 1000 US | Meeting ID: 859 0797 7991 | Passcode: 476403 | Find your local num…

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Army Ground Forces commander warns enemies against any move. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — The commander of the Army Ground Forces said his troops are ready to defend the borders of the country with their fingers on the trigger.

Anonymous103 (2022-11-08). Military Situation In Iraq On November 8, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org On November 6, one of the employees of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) was killed by unknown gunmen in the al-Karada area in Baghdad city; | A Canadian officer died in non-operational conditions in Baghdad, according to Canadian officials; | The Iraqi Army and the PMU carried out a security operation against ISIS in Diyala province; | The Iraqi Army and the PMU carried out a security operation against ISIS in the south of Mosul. | MORE…

Jesse Jones (2022-11-08). Riot tactics and weapons used in Iran. indybay.org Important information on how police are handling protesters in Iran we should be aware of.

Fight Back (2022-11-08). The October Revolution and some lessons for the struggle for socialism in the U.S. fightbacknews.org To mark the anniversary of the October Revolution – by our calendar Nov. 7, 1917 – Fight Back News Service is circulating the following paper by Freedom Road Socialist Organization. | This paper prepared collectively by the central leadership of Freedom Road Socialist Organization, and was presented by leading member of FRSO, Frank Chapman, at the Centennial Commemoration of the October Revolution, held in New York City, July 2017. The event was sponsored by People's Response for International Solidarity and Mass Mobilization (PRISM) in cooperation with the U.S. member organizations of the International League of…

Fight Back (2022-11-08). Orange County Transportation Authority workers strike for healthcare. fightbacknews.org Orange, CA – 150 Orange County Transportation Authority maintenance workers, represented by Teamsters Local 952, walked off the job on Wednesday, November 2 demanding that OCTA increase healthcare allowances and negotiate in good faith. | OCTA walked away from the table after months of negotiating, saying no to the Teamsters proposals to improve the healthcare plan. The maintenance workers pay on average $300 more per month for healthcare than any of their counterparts in OCTA. The Teamsters are not backing down, setting up 24/7 picket lines at the bus depots in Santa Ana, Anaheim, Garden Grove and Irvine. | Bus…

Fight Back (2022-11-08). Red Theory: The socialist transformation of the superstructure. fightbacknews.org In our previous article on the relationship between the superstructure and the economic base in historical materialism, we explained that the superstructure is basically the cultural, ideological, political and legal aspect of the mode of production, which arises from the economic base and, in turn, supports and helps reproduce the economic base. We also looked at how ideology arises from class struggle. Both bourgeois ideology and proletarian ideology arise from the class struggle in the capitalist mode of production, and, since the capitalist class is dominant and controls the superstructure under capitalism, t…

Frank Cappello (2022-11-08). üéß THE AUDIT: Prioritize The Painters. levernews.com

Anonymous Contributor (2022-11-08). Interview with Someone in Tehran on Continuing Revolt in Iran. itsgoingdown.org Interview from the Institute for Anarchist Studies with someone living in Tehran on the continuing revolt sweeping Iran. Paul Messersmith-Glavin: Tell us about yourself: where you're from, and your relations with family and friends in Iran. Comrade: I was born in Tehran. And I still have a lot of family in Iran, mostly in Tehran,…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-11-08). Being Excess Bodies: Shame in the Age of Climate Coloniality. libya360.wordpress.com Shreya Parikh For many in the Global South, instead of recognizing that their suffering is a result of local and global socio-economic and racial structures, they feel shame. As COP27 takes place in Egypt, Shreya Parikh writes about climate change, overpopulation, and shame in Tunisia and India, and how suffering is often interpreted as being…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-11-08). Decolonizing RUNASUR: Trade Unions Challenged by Plurinationality. libya360.wordpress.com Ollantay Itzamná Mirada Abya Yala Plurinationality is related to political cultural identity, territoriality, Mother Earth. Trade unionism, to a large extent, are modern actors (associated individuals) who seek to improve their working life conditions, and to a large extent assume that this welfare is achieved within the framework of the nation state (lethal with the…

Anonymous103 (2022-11-08). UK Tests Accuracy-Power Of Its DragonFire Laser Weapon. southfront.org The British military has tested the DragonFire long-range laser-guided energy weapon. Prior to that, the ability of lasers to track a target and hit it was tested by a team of specialists from the developer company. The new tests included hitting targets at various distances. | On November 8, the Government of the United Kingdom claimed that the trial on the DragonFire long range laser directed energy weapon (LDE…

____ (2022-11-08). Openness is the defining feature of this year's CIIE: FM spokesperson. ecns.cn

San Francisco Mime Troupe (2022-11-08). Sunday 11/6: Back to the Way Things Were. indybay.org Free online at vimeo.com/ondemand/backtothewaythingswer…

____ (2022-11-08). (100 great changes) Central Axis of Beijing links history and future. ecns.cn The Central Axis of Beijing, stretching 7.8 km from Yongding Gate to the Bell Tower, is a great creation of Chinese civilization in urban planning and construction. On August 7, 2022, it was designated as a 2024 World Heritage nomination project.

Brenda Norrell (2022-11-08). Human Rights Tribunals: Excessive Force: San Diego, Standing Rock, Tohono O'odham Nation. indybay.org The United States declined to respond during the tribunal today for the torture and murder of Anastasio Hernandez Rojos, who died after being kicked like a barrel and repeatedly tasered in handcuffs by U.S. Border Patrol agents at the San Diego border. Today's tribunal was the first time the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights had taken up a case of extrajudicial killing by U.S. law enforcement. The case exposed the shadow units, the secret cover-up units concealing the crimes committed by U.S. Border Patrol agents. The human rights commission heard similar testimony by Dine', Ponca and Tohono O'odham on th…

N Fraser, H Rackwitz & A Demirovic (2022-11-08). Against the cannabilism of capital. indybay.org People feel an urgency to connect rather than disconnect. The fact that concepts of intersectionality, ecosocialism, and a feminism of social reproduction are experiencing such resurgence is a testament to this yearning for connection. I see an incredible amount of creativity among those who are trying to develop new theories and models that make these connections.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Armenia, Azerbaijan FMs agree to speed up negotiation process. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — The foreign ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan, Ararat Mirzoyan and Jeyhun Bayramov, agreed to speed up the negotiation process and hold another round of consultations in the coming weeks, the Armenian Foreign Ministry said.

Anjoulie Woodhead (2022-11-08). Biden and 90 Other Heads of State Descend on COP27 United Nations Climate Summit. indybay.org Resources for Climate Action and Poor are Major Themes for Egypt Meetings…

Matthew Johnson (2022-11-08). The Weekly Round-up: Migrant tagging, pandemic education rights, and Mental Health Act reform. ukhumanrightsblog.com Source of photograph: www.dailysabah.com/world/europe/uks-gps-… In the news A report has found that the newly introduced practice of GPS tagging migrants has left people feeling suicidal and stigmatised. Since August 2021, those on immigration bail facing deportation have been monitored by the State, but in January of this year the measures were increased to GPS tracking …

Angela (2022-11-08). Sunday 11/13: Virtual Book Event: "Ida in the Middle," A Young Adult Novel About Palestine. indybay.org

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). No country even superpowers dare to attack Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Stating that the enemies will never achieve their goal to partition Iran, the country's army commander said that even those who claim to be superpowers, do not dare to invade Iran and even think about it.

____ (2022-11-08). Wuhan, a city of wetlands. ecns.cn Known as the "city of rivers" and the "city of a hundred lakes," Wuhan is home to 165 rivers and 166 lakes.

____ (2022-11-08). Larry On Military-Industrial-Congressional Complex Before Midterms. Germany And Diesel… smoothiex12.blogspot.com

____ (2022-11-08). Intl Drought Resilience Alliance launched at COP27. ecns.cn Leaders from nearly 50 countries and organizations on Monday launched the International Drought Resilience Alliance at the ongoing COP27 to help countries to be better prepared for future droughts.

Isaac Nellist (2022-11-08). The Australia Institute: Majority wants real climate action. greenleft.org.au New research by The Australia Institute shows an overwhelming majority want governments to take serious action to curb climate change. Isaac Nellist reports.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). VIDEO: Massive flooding in Tel Aviv. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Footage released by news sources shows the heavy flooding in the streets of Tel Aviv located in Occupied Palestine.

____ (2022-11-08). Beijing successful in keeping new outbreaks under control. ecns.cn Beijing has effectively controlled the COVID-19 outbreaks that have occurred continuously since late September.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). 2 men killed in shootings in New York neighborhoods. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Two men were killed in separate shootings just blocks apart Monday in a pair of troubled Brooklyn neighborhoods, police said.

WSWS (2022-11-08). UK: University and College Union names strike days but intensifies corporatist strategy. wsws.org The University and College Union has announced three days of national strikes to be held November 24, 25, and 30.

Anonymous765 (2022-11-08). Locations Of US Carrier Strike Groups — November 8, 2022. southfront.org This is the newest update of the 'U.S. Carrier Strike Groups Locations Map' exclusive series showing the approximate locations of U.S. Carrier Strike Groups. SouthFront: Analysis & Intelligence tracks locations of U.S. aircraft carriers using the available open-source information. No classified information was used in production of the map. | Carrier strike group (CSG) is an operational formation of the United States Navy. It is centered on an aircraft carrier and a carrier air w…

Boothdw (2022-11-08). Sound and Fury, Signifying Nothing. scheerpost.com

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Iran beats India at start of Asian Water Polo Championship. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — The national Iranian men's water polo team won the national men's team of India at the Asian Championship on Tuesday.

____ (2022-11-08). Xi congratulates INBAR on its 25th anniversary. ecns.cn President Xi Jinping has lauded the role of the International Bamboo and Rattan Organization in promoting the world's sustainable development process, in a congratulatory message sent on Monday to the Celebration of INBAR's 25th Anniversary and the Second Global Bamboo and Rattan Congress.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Zionists brutally arrest 7 Palestinians in WB raids. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Palestinian sources reported on Tuesday that Zionist forces carried out large-scale raids on various areas of the West Bank, brutally arresting seven Palestinians.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). US midterm elections starts as Dems, Reps battle escalates. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — The US midterm elections started on Tuesday and the outcome will influence the remaining two years of President Joe Biden's term, local media said in reports.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Gunmen kill at least 11, kidnap dozens in Nigeria. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Gunmen in Nigeria kidnapped at least 80 people and killed 11 others in separate attacks in the northwest, traditional leaders and residents said on Monday.

ERICA (2022-11-08). South Korea police admit failures at Itaewon stampede. indybay.org

____ (2022-11-08). COP27 seeks unity in tackling global climate crisis. ecns.cn The 27th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP27) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) started Sunday in the Egyptian coastal city of Sharm El-Sheikh, with countries jointly seeking to combat the global climate crisis.

La Peña Cultural Center (2022-11-08). Friday 11/18: BAILA! Community Dance Party. indybay.org La Peña Cultural Center, 3105 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94705…

David Giesen (2022-11-08). Wednesday 11/16: Solon's Salon. indybay.org Notable House | 189 Ellsworth St. | San Francisco…

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Iran to expand auditing ties with several intl. organizations. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Senior President of the Supreme Audit Court (SAC) of Iran in different meetings with some of his counterparts from Portugal, Malaysia, and the Caribbean region called for increasing cooperation in the field of auditing.

Kayla Reed (2022-11-08). Black Lives Matter — They Can't Be Up for Debate Each Election Season. truthout.org Many political pundits have spent recent weeks reading polls and speculating about the potential outcomes of the midterm elections. The 24-hour news cycle has been geared up for months, spinning all eventualities and their impact on the balance of power in Washington and how down-ballot races fueled by conspiracy theories will impact local politics. For us, grounded in the demands of our people who keep chanting that our lives matter, this political moment is important. But equally important is our vision for a future in which our rights are not determined by the ballot, but enshrined in just laws that are not up…

Inside Oakland (2022-11-08). Rocket Taylor Kohles exposed for racist gentrification. indybay.org

Chris Walker (2022-11-08). Twice-Impeached Trump Wants to Know "How Many" Times GOP Will Impeach Biden. truthout.org

Brenda Norrell (2022-11-08). Standing Rock Six Years Later: Militarized police, Cover-ups and the Fight for Justice. indybay.org It has been six years since law enforcement attacked Standing Rock Water Protectors with tear gas, rubber bullets and tasers, and beat and arrested medics on Oct. 27, 2016. The court cases continue by victims of critical injuries as a result of excessive force by law enforcement. Paiute Shoshone journalist Myron Dewey documented law enforcement abuse. He was killed last year on an isolated dirt road. Now, a North Dakota court has ruled that TigerSwan mercenaries' documents are public record and are due to be released.

Angela (2022-11-08). Saturday 11/5: Free virtual screening of the documentary film "Healing Hearts" indybay.org

Medya News (2022-11-08). AANES condemns Swedish foreign minister for bowing to Turkish pressure. greenleft.org.au The Kurdish-led administration in North and East Syria hit back after Sweden's foreign minister implied he would distance his country from the self-governing region in order to appease Turkey, reports Medya News.

Paul Craig Roberts (2022-11-08). Is the Federal Reserve Merely Incompetent or Is There a Dark Agenda? thealtworld.com I have never known the Federal Reserve make a good decision. Indeed, disastrous decisions are the Fed's hallmark. There are many such disasters. Among them the Great Depression, the decade long consequence of the Federal Reserve Board's failure to prevent the shrinkage of the US money supply. | See: In more recent times we had Brooksley Born, head of the Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), blocked from regulating over the counter derivatives and credit d…

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Ramezani wins gold for Iran at Asia-Oceania para-athletics. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — The veteran and disabled athlete Milad Ramezani from Iran won the second gold medal at Asia-Oceania para athletics competitions in Australia.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on Nov. 7. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 07 (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Tuesday, November 7.

____ (2022-11-08). Minority groups neglected in 'chaotic' midterm elections. ecns.cn A CNN report said political analysts worry that some Black men will stay home on Nov. 8 due to politicians ignoring the issues of African Americans.

____ (2022-11-08). Mahjong amateurs can go pro through testing. ecns.cn Mahjong amateurs can now take a series of tests to be recognized as higher-level players.

Labor Video Project (2022-11-08). Union Busting Attack on PNWU2015 Staff By SEIU 2015 President/SEIU Sec. Treasurer Verrett. indybay.org In a union busting attack the management of the 400,000 SEIU 2015 tried to run over PNWU2015 staff workers who are on an unfair labor strike and also have refused to bargain and are implementing a contract without negotiation. This union busting tactic is under the president April Terrell who has also been appointed the SEIU International Secretary Treasurer by Mary Kay Henry in June 2022.

UUSF Forum (2022-11-08). Sunday 11/13: The Humanitarian Crisis at the U.S. / Mexico Border. indybay.org At UUSF, 1187 Franklin Street @ Geary / TSK Room | And on Zoom…

WSWS (2022-11-08). Union Pacific maintenance worker dies in explosion near Houston as BMWED keeps workers on the job after contract rejection. wsws.org The worker, whose name has not been released, is the fourth Union Pacific worker to die on the job this year.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Iran UN envoy blasts UNSC consecutive meetings over Syria. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Criticizing holding consecutive meetings over Syria's chemical weapons, Iran's UN envoy said that such meeting strengthens the suspicion that they are the political repetition of accusations against Damascus.

____ (2022-11-08). Chinese premier leaves for leaders' meetings on East Asia cooperation, official visit to Cambodia. ecns.cn Chinese Premier Li Keqiang left Beijing Tuesday afternoon for a series of leaders' meetings on East Asia cooperation in Cambodia and an official visit to the country.

WSWS (2022-11-08). This England: A deeply flawed drama on the pandemic in the UK. wsws.org The policy of deliberate mass infection was a monstrous social crime. To treat its perpetrators as acting with the best of intentions is to take naiveté to the level of complicity. No intellectual or artistic good can come from such wilful blindness.

Indigenous & solidarity organizations (2022-11-08). Sunday 11/20: Rethinking Thanksgiving: From Land Acknowledgement to Landback. indybay.org Online via Zoom…

____ (2022-11-08). Hotpot restaurant launches novel way to serve dishes. ecns.cn Various dishes are served in traditional Chinese porcelain Gaiwan at a hotpot restaurant, attracting customers in Chongqing, Nov. 7, 2022.

The Green Arcade (2022-11-08). Friday 11/18: Vincent Katz Reads From His New Collection of Poems Broadway For Paul. indybay.org The Green Arcade | 1680 Market Street | SF, CA 94102…

____ (2022-11-08). Over 90 pct of responders in Macao support amendment to law on safeguarding national security. ecns.cn About 93 percent of about 111,000 pieces of advice received in the Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) were in favor of the amendment to its law on safeguarding national security.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Bin Salman to visit Pakistan on November 21: Report. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Crown Prince and Prime Minister of Saudi Arabia Muhammad Bin Salman (MBS) would visit Pakistan November 21.

Angela (2022-11-08). Saturday 11/12: Free virtual screening of the documentary film "Blanche's Homeland " indybay.org

Sharon Zhang (2022-11-08). Fetterman Sues to Get Thousands of Ballots Set Aside By GOP Lawsuit Counted. truthout.org Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. and U.S. Senate candidate John Fetterman filed a lawsuit in federal court on Monday challenging a court ruling last week that has resulted in thousands of mail-in ballots being discounted. | Last week, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court The…

WSWS (2022-11-08). 2,200 transit workers strike commuter bus lines in Greater Toronto region. wsws.org The bus transit workers' strike on Monday morning joined with 55,000 provincial education workers who walked out last Friday after the Ford government attempted to force another massive concessions contract on these low-paid workers.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). VIDEIO: People protest in Bahrain over Nov. 12 elections. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Hundreds of protesters took to the streets in the Bahraini capital, Manama to express their opposition against elections scheduled to be held on 12 November 2022 in this country.

WSWS (2022-11-08). Online rally for UAW presidential candidate Will Lehman evokes elicits strong support: "Will's objective is to speak to the truth" wsws.org The online campaign rally for Mack Trucks worker Will Lehman has received an enthusiastic response from autoworkers who are determined to end decades of concessions and deteriorating conditions.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Zimbabwe strategic ally for Iran in Africa: Minister. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Iranian Minister of Labor, Cooperatives and Social Welfare in a meeting with Zimbabwe president's wife here in Tehran termed Zimbabwe as Iran's strategic ally in Africa.

Alex Salmon (2022-11-08). Identity and acceptance in the masculine world of sport. greenleft.org.au Alex Salmon reviews Danielle Laidley's 2022 memoir, Don't Look Away, which tells the story of her life — from growing up in Perth's northern suburbs, through to her professional football career and gender transition.

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-11-08). Imperial engineers champion better ventilation for a healthier world. imperial.ac.uk Imperial engineers working to improve ventilation in buildings and urban environments are participating in the first ever World Ventilation Day.

Marco Carnelos (2022-11-08). Les guerres américaines, culturelles comme réelles, ont divisé le monde. thealtworld.com

Staff (2022-11-08). Alistan tuneros aseguramiento energético para venidera molienda. cubadebate.cu

WSWS (2022-11-08). Oppose the Berlin state's witch-hunting campaign against Roger Waters over claims of "anti-Semitism!" wsws.org The spiteful campaign against one of the most successful musicians of the past years is because Waters, even at the age of 79, is not prepared to follow the prevailing reactionary winds.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on November 8. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Mehr news agency takes a look at the headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Tuesday, November 8.

Phoebe Thomas Sorgen (2022-11-08). Friday 11/11: BFUU OPEN MIC REVIVAL. indybay.org BERKELEY, 1924 Cedar St. a block east of MLK, corner of Bonita Ave, midway between downtown & North Berk Bart.

____ (2022-11-08). Xi congratulates International Bamboo and Rattan Organization on 25th anniversary. ecns.cn Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory letter on Monday to the Celebration of International Bamboo and Rattan Organization (INBAR)'s 25th Anniversary and the Second Global Bamboo and Rattan Congress.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Iran wins bronze in Ju-Jitsu World C'ships. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Iranian Ju-Jitsu practitioner Radman Gholami gained a bronze medal in the 2022 edition of the JJIF World Championships underway in UAE.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Iranian scholar wins gold at iENA 2022 in Germany. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — An innovation by an Iranian scholar received a gold medal at the international trade fair for "Ideas — Inventions — New Products" iENA 2022 in Nuremberg, Germany.

American Indian Resource Center at UCSC (2022-11-08). Thursday 11/17: Indigethanx. indybay.org Cowell Ranch Hay Barn, UC Santa Cruz…

WSWS (2022-11-08). Stop Canada's unions from scuttling the general strike movement in Ontario! wsws.org CUPE ordered the 55,000 Ontario education support workers to return to work because their strike has roiled Doug Ford's hard-right government and threatens to trigger a province-wide general strike.

Revolution Books (2022-11-08). Sunday 11/13: Internationalist Fundraising Dinner for the New Interview w/Bob Avakian on RNL Show. indybay.org Revolution Books | 2444 Durant Avenue Berkeley…

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Iran departs for 2022 IBSA Blind Football Asian Championship. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Iran football 5-a-side team departed for India on Tuesday to take part at the 2022 International Blind Football Federation (IBSA) Blind Football Asian Championship.

____ (2022-11-08). East Asia not arena for geopolitical contest: FM spokesperson. ecns.cn

Cynthia Papermaster (2022-11-08). COP27: Militarism Fuels the Climate Crisis. indybay.org CODEPINK will join hundreds of high school students from all over the Bay Area, led by the group Youth Vs. Apocalypse (YVA), for a COP27 Climate Strike march with the theme "Militarism and Climate".

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). US military plane crashes in Mississippi. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Nobody was killed when a US military plane crashed Monday in Mississippi, south of an Air Force base that conducts pilot training, the Air Force said in a statement, according to local US media.

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Iraqi fighters pound 3 ISIL hideouts in Saladin. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — The fighter jets of the Iraqi Air Force destroyed three hideouts belonging to ISIL terrorist group in Saladin province in northern Iraq.

Cynthia Papermaster (2022-11-08). Thursday 11/10: COP27: Militarism and Climate. indybay.org Embarcadero Plaza, across from SF Ferry Bldg.

Cynthia Papermaster (2022-11-08). "COP27: Militarism Fuels the Climate Crisis"

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CODEPINK will join hundreds of high school students from all over the Bay Area, led by the group Youth Vs. Apocalypse (YVA), for a COP27 Climate Strike march with the theme "Militarism and Climate".

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Iran sitting volleyball defeats US at 2022 World C'ships. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — The national Iranian men's sitting volleyball team defeated the United States 3-0 to advance to the semi-final of the 2022 Sitting Volleyball World Championship.

NARAL Pro-Choice California (2022-11-08). Monday 11/7: Election Eve Phonebank for Prop 1: Reproductive Freedom. indybay.org Phone Bank – virtual…

WSWS (2022-11-08). Teamsters pauses 4-day strike by bus mechanics fighting for wages, medical care in Orange County, California. wsws.org The real reason for the Teamsters' bureaucratic maneuver was to save the OCTA and prevent the strike from spreading.

Anonymous103 (2022-11-08). From Ireland To Crimea — A History Of British-Sponsored Terrorism. southfront.org

Rian Overy (2022-11-08). Anti-cholesterol and diabetes drugs may reduce the risk of eye disease. healtheuropa.com Regularly taking anti-cholesterol and diabetes drugs may lessen the risk of degenerative eye disease associated with ageing, according to new research. Findings from a pooled data analysis of the existing evidence have been published online in the British Journal of Ophthalmology. The results show that common anti-cholesterol and diabetes drugs can reduce the prevalence of age-related …

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Bahrainis stage rallies to condemn, boycott 'sham' elections. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Protesters in Bahrain have staged fresh rallies to condemn and boycott what they call sham parliamentary elections planned for next week.

WSWS (2022-11-08). Online rally for UAW presidential candidate Will Lehman elicits strong support: "Will's objective is to speak to the truth" wsws.org The online campaign rally for Mack Trucks worker Will Lehman has received an enthusiastic response from autoworkers who are determined to end decades of concessions and deteriorating conditions.

David Roknich, INDYRADIO (2022-11-08). Why Grifter Kathy Hochul Will Win New York. indybay.org It is a sad state of affairs, typical of US politics, when a grifter like Kathy Hochul is the "people's choice" in one of the largest and most populous states of the union. Both Biden and Obama are campaigning for her. | Would you rather have Lee Zeldin, an election denier for Trump, as Governor of New York?

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Venezuela, Colombia resume flights after two-year break. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 08 (MNA) — Venezuela and Colombia on Monday resumed mutual flights, Transport Minister Ramon Velasquez said.

Anonymous103 (2022-11-08). 20% Of Maricopa County AZ Voting Centers 'Having Issues'; NJ GOP Responds To Irregularities. southfront.org Originally published on ZeroHedge Nearly 20% of voting centers in Maricopa County, AZ are experiencing issues, according to officials. The Maricopa County…

En.mehrnews (2022-11-08). Iranian skiers get 2 medals in Ski Dubai 2022. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Nov. 8 (MNA) — Iranian skiers have bagged a silver and a bronze medal in the Ski Dubai 2022 tournament.

Staff (2022-11-08). Unión Eléctrica estima una afectación de 1 182 MW durante el pico nocturno. cubadebate.cu Para el horario pico se estima la entrada de 108 MW en motores diésel. Con este pronóstico, se estima para la hora pico una disponibilidad de 2038 MW y una demanda máxima de 3150 MW, para un déficit de 1112 MW, por lo que de mantenerse las condiciones previstas se pronostica una afectación de 1182 MW en este horario.

Staff (2022-11-08). Pinar del Río: Arranca siembra de semilla peletizada de tabaco. cubadebate.cu Con el objetivo de mejorar la siembra del tabaco Virginia en Consolación del Sur y San Luis, ya ambos territorios experimentan con el uso de la semilla peletizada, lo que garantizará una mejor calidad y rendimiento en los campos.

TeleSUR, mcs, JCM (2022-11-08). Arrancan elecciones de medio término en EE.UU. telesurtv.net Los 435 escaños de la Cámara de Representantes de EE. UU. están en juego , junto con 34 en el Senado. Las gobernaciones, las legislaturas estatales, los consejos locales y las juntas escolares también están en disputa.

TeleSUR, mcs, JCM (2022-11-08). Avanzan con incidentes menores comicios intermedios en EE.UU. telesurtv.net Los 435 escaños de la Cámara de Representantes de EE. UU. están en juego , junto con 34 en el Senado. Las gobernaciones, las legislaturas estatales, los consejos locales y las juntas escolares también están en disputa.

Staff (2022-11-08). Cuba se agencia dos títulos y otro boleto en certamen continental de tiro deportivo. cubadebate.cu Cuba conquistó la víspera dos medallas de oro, una de bronce y un boleto para los Juegos Panamericanos de Santiago 2023 durante la segunda jornada del certamen continental de tiro deportivo con sede en Lima, Perú. Las coronas las aportaron los equipos masculino y mixto de pistola aire a 10 metros.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-11-08). FSLN triunfa con el 73.70% en elecciones municipales en Nicaragua. telesurtv.net La presidenta del CSE agradeció a todos los ciudadanos que participaron en la jornada electoral celebrada el domingo.

Staff (2022-11-08). Los presentadores del tiempo. cubadebate.cu Cuba cuenta con la mayor densidad de presentadores del tiempo (según su población), en comparación con el resto del mundo, ya que tanto en los canales nacionales como en los provinciales, están cubiertas todas las emisiones informativas con la presencia del Hombre o la Mujer del Tiempo, y en este caso, todos son especialistas de la materia.

TeleSUR, gao, DRL (2022-11-08). Presidente boliviano presenta informe de su gestión ejecutiva. telesurtv.net Arce presentará informe con los datos económicos e indicadores sociales del país en sus dos años de gestión.

TeleSUR, odr, YSM (2022-11-08). Elevan a 135 los pacientes confirmados con ébola en Uganda. telesurtv.net El país africano notifica 62 personas recuperadas y 53 fallecimientos por la enfermedad.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-11-08). Presidente venezolano se reúne en Egipto con su colega de Francia. telesurtv.net En Egipto, el mandatario Nicolás Maduro se encontró también con los primeros ministros de Surinam y Antigua y Barbuda.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-11-08). Venezuela propone cambiar modelo capitalista para preservar vida en el planeta. telesurtv.net El presidente Nicolás Maduro sostuvo que la crisis climática es una realidad insoslayable que sólo puede enfrentarse con hechos concretos.

TeleSUR, mcs, JCM (2022-11-08). Presidente de México sostendrá reuniones con colegas latinoamericanos. telesurtv.net El mandatario Andrés Manuel López Obrador reiteró ahora que debe procurarse el sueño de Simón Bolívar de integrar a América, incluso con Canadá y Estados Unidos.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-11-08). Presidente venezolano sostiene encuentros con líderes mundiales. telesurtv.net Ha sido parte de la agenda colateral del presidente Nicolás Maduro en la llamada COP27, en la cual intervino el martes.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-11-08). EE.UU. celebra este martes elecciones de medio término. telesurtv.net Los Republicanos están a un solo escaño de hacerse con el control de la Cámara Baja en las elecciones de medio término.

Staff (2022-11-08). El tiempo: Lluvias en oriente y en la costa norte de occidente y centro. cubadebate.cu Estará parcialmente nublado en todo el país, nublado en ocasiones en zonas de la costa norte con algunos chubascos y lluvias. En la tarde se nublará en oriente, así como en la costa norte central con algunos chubascos y lluvias, que se extenderán hasta el interior del centro. En el resto del país estará parcialmente nublado con aisladas lluvias.

TeleSUR, hvh, JCM (2022-11-08). Casi 200 niños fallecidos por jarabes en Indonesia. telesurtv.net Fueron detectados 320 casos de infantes con problemas en los riñones y 27 de los mismos continúan en el hospital.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-11-08). Venezuela propone cambiar el modelo capitalista para preservar la vida en el planeta. telesurtv.net El presidente Nicolás Maduro sostuvo que la crisis climática es una realidad insoslayable que sólo puede enfrentarse con hechos concretos.

TeleSUR, gao, SH (2022-11-08). Argentina acumula 746 casos de viruela símica. telesurtv.net La mayoría de los casos se concentra en las zonas urbanas del centro del país y en hombres que tienen sexo con hombres.

Staff (2022-11-08). Acogerá Casa de las Américas congreso internacional "Trilce y las vanguardias latinoamericanas" cubadebate.cu La Casa de las Américas, la Asociación Internacional de Peruanistas y la Revista de Crítica Literaria Latinoamericana, con el auspicio de la Embajada del Perú en Cuba y el proyecto La Huaca es Poesía (del Ministerio de Cultura del Perú), organizan con ese motivo el Congreso Internacional "Trilce y las vanguardias latinoamericanas", a realizarse en la Casa de las Américas.

TeleSUR, lvm, SH (2022-11-08). Economía mexicana generó más de 207 mil empleos en octubre. telesurtv.net El transporte y las comunicaciones con 7.8 por ciento son los sectores con el mayor incremento porcentual anual en puestos de trabajo.

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