Source: CounterPunch

All the news from CounterPunch [ 3277 news items | Now showing page 1 of 164 ]

5

Rating

Bloody Buffalo Billboards

This week billboards went up west of Bozeman, Montana on the highway leading to Yellowstone National Park and in Helena near the state capitol building asking G...   [ continue reading...]

5

Rating

Sue the Bastards? It’s Harder Than You Think

Are you one of those Americans who say it’s too easy to file a lawsuit? As I can tell you from personal experience, it’s anything but. The canard th...   [ continue reading...]

5

Rating

Catherine Despard, Abolitionist

February 21st is a special. On this day in 1803, Colonel Edward Marcus Despard was executed in London as a traitor. His comrade and partner, Catherine, was am...   [ continue reading...]

5

Rating

Mar-a-Lago, Ideological Refuge: Berchtesgaden, II

Sometimes symbolism rings a bell that straight non-fiction cannot, and where humor, as in Mel Brook’s “The Producers,” approaches the unmentio...   [ continue reading...]

4

Rating

Trump’s Tough Talk Won’t Fix Chicago

Donald Trump is fixated on what he describes as the “carnage” going on in Chicago, suggesting that if Chicago’s horrendous homicide rate doesn...   [ continue reading...]

4

Rating

Betsy DeVos and the War on Public Education

On Tuesday, February 7th, President Trump’s nominee for Secretary of Education billionaire Betsy DeVos was approved by the Senate.  Despite intense p...   [ continue reading...]

4

Rating

Yes, Real Donald Trump is a Muslim!

This article is no spoof or fake news. President Donald J. Trump (J stands for Jumma, which means Friday in Arabic) is a Muslim who converted to Islam years ago...   [ continue reading...]

4

Rating

Nixon and the Chennault Affair: From Vietnam to Watergate

Richard Nixon in 1968 had a “secret plan” to end the Vietnam War but 31,000 American dead when he was elected grew to 58,000 by the Paris Peace Acco...   [ continue reading...]

4

Rating

The End of an Alliance for Police Reform

In July 2016, then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch committed the Department of Justice to investigating the shooting of Alton Sterling, a black man who was murde...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

Strategic Thinking and Organizing Resistance

The first few weeks of Donald Trump’s presidency has seen an amazing explosion of mobilizing to oppose him and his administration on oh-so-many levels.&nb...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

“Fire” and Free Speech

The past two years has reminded me of John Courtney Murray’s (1960) prescient warning regarding democracy and civil discourse. He wrote, Barbarism likewis...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

Podesta vs. Trump

The comparison between Trump and Podesta is interesting because while both are professional liars, the genius of Trump is that despite his compulsive lying, he...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

Wall Street Demanded the Nuclear Option and the Congress Delivered

No, this is not a story about putting a Justice on the Supreme Court, it is however just as important. For over a decade there has been an unofficial and underr...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

The Bitter Battle for Mosul

Iraqi government forces have started their offensive aimed at capturing the western half of Mosul, Isis’s last big urban stronghold in the country. There...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

Liberals Beware: Lie Down With Dogs, Get Up With Fleas

Should Adolph Hitler's Reich Minister of Propaganda, Joseph Goebbels, have been protected under the first amendment? How about the New York Times? Are ther...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

To the Memory of Malcolm X: Fifty Years After His Assassination

I believe that there will be ultimately be a clash between the oppressed and those who do the oppressing. I believe that there will be a clash between those who...   [ continue reading...]

3

Rating

On Killers and Bullshitters*

We’re living in a very weird and convoluted moment in the annals of truth and bullshit. For some reason Americans saddled themselves with a rich and obnox...   [ continue reading...]

6

Rating

To Save Main Street, Tax Wall Street

All too often these days, large U.S. corporations and Wall Street banks seem more interested in tapping overseas markets than in growing a customer base at home...   [ continue reading...]

6

Rating

Firestarter: the Unwelcome Return of Tony Blair

Just when you thought it was safe to venture out, Frankenstein returns – at least its political equivalent in the shape of Tony Blair, Britain’s for...   [ continue reading...]

5

Rating

The Life and Death Struggle of the Children of Syria

The Story of One Child’s Struggle to Survive On February 17, 2017 ten year old Ghina Wadi, who has spent the past seven months often in unbearable pa...   [ continue reading...]

theNewsCollective 3.0 is a customisable news aggregation and search service.

You can get all your non-mainstream news at one location — customisable by a wide list of news sources.

theNewsCollective attempts to give 'air time' to views that much of the advertising-sponsored corporate media often ‘wilfully’ ignores. You will find a range of independent, alternate, marginalised, even dissenting, voices here. More...

Popular tags:

Abortion | Afghanistan | Agriculture | Al-Qaeda | Atrocities | Austerity | Bangladesh | Bankers | Bernie Sanders | Black Lives Matter | Brazil | Brexit | CIA | Caste | China | Civil liberties | Climate change | Congo | Congress | Consumer Advocacy | Corporation | Crime | Cybersecurity | Dalit | Defense Department | Democracy | Democrats | Department of Justic | Diplomacy | Dollar | Donald Trump | Economic crisis | Economics | Egypt | Elections | Environment | Europe | European Union | FBI | Fascism | Finance | Foreign policy | France | Germany | Global warming | Greece | Guantanamo | Hamas | Hate Crime | Healthcare | Hezbollah | Hillary Clinton | Homeland Security | Human Rights | IMF | ISI | ISIS | India | Inequality | Iran | Iraq | Islam | Islamophobia | JNU | Jihad | Jordan | Kurdistan | Kuwait | LGBT | Labour | Lebanon | Media | Medicare | Middle East | Muslim Brotherhood | Myanmar | NATO | NSA | National security | Natural gas | Neoconservatism | Neoliberalism | Netherlands | Nigeria | North Korea | Norway | Nuclear issues | Oil | Osama Bin Laden | Pakistan | Palestine-Israel | Pollution | Poverty | Prohibition | Propaganda | Qatar | RSS | Racism | Refugees | Religion | Renewable Energy | Republicans | Resistance | Russia | Saudi Arabia | Sedition | Social Security | Social media | Somalia | South Africa | Spain | Sudan | Supreme Court | Sustainability | Sweden | Switzerland | Syria | TPP | Taliban | Tea Party | Terrorism | Torture | Tunisia | Turkey | United Kingdom | United Nations | Venezuela | Vietnam | Wall Street | War crimes | War on Drugs | War on Terror | WikiLeaks | Xenophobia | Yemen |

RSS: thenewscollective.org   RSS Feed

theNewsCollective 3.0 is a customisable news aggregation and search service. You can get all your non-mainstream news at one location. This is an beta release of an experimental, not-for-profit, project. More...

design + code: impellio.com

Home / RSS / About