Monthly Archives: September 2022

2022-09-30: News Headlines

Anonymous103 (2022-09-30). Kiev Regime Kills Refugees Who Flee War-Torn Areas Seeking Russian Protection (Photos). southfront.org

Eva Bartlett (2022-09-30). "Eva Bartlett describes Ukraine's unspeakable genocide of Donbass FULL INTERVIEW (Graphic Content Warning)" ingaza.wordpress.com Interview **Warning: This video contains graphic images of civilians killed by Ukrainian shelling of completely civilian areas of Donetsk.**…

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-30). Senate Approves Up to $16 Billion in Ukraine Aid as Part of Funding Bill. news.antiwar.com The Senate on Thursday approved a stopgap funding bill needed to avert a government shutdown that includes up to $16 billion in new aid for Ukraine. The legislation passed the Senate in a vote of 72-25 and is expected to be passed quickly by the House so it can reach President Biden's desk by Friday …

Infobrics (2022-09-30). Trump warns sabotage of Nord Stream pipelines could lead to war. infobrics.org Biden will never accept Trump's offers to mediate peace deal between Russia and Ukraine.

Infobrics (2022-09-30). Trump cautions about suicidal US foreign policy. infobrics.org "More than anything else, I think we could end up in World War III," Trump warned.

Lucas Leiroz de Almeida (2022-09-30). US Once Again Planning a Coup at the UN. globalresearch.ca

Alex Lantier (2022-09-30). The Bombing of the Nord Stream Pipeline: Who Benefits? globalresearch.ca

Anonymous103 (2022-09-30). Nuclear Nightmare. Dirty Bomb Alert And Growing Risk Of Escalation In Heart Of Europe. southfront.org | Nobody knows for sure what happened to the radioactive sources that were available to Ukraine in Soviet times. " Many Soviet-era radioactive sources are not on anyone's radar, not even in Ukraine's " is the alarm raised by Vitaly Fedchenko, a nuclear safety expert at the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute. There are many radioactive sources in Ukraine, extremely sensitive material in wartime, material that could entice those who want to precipitate the conflict between Russia and Ukra…

Staff (2022-09-30). Brazil's Lula Goes into Sunday Election with Massive Lead. Will Bolsonaro Accept an Electoral Defeat? democracynow.org Brazil's far-right President Jair Bolsonaro faces former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva in Sunday's presidential election. Lula is a former union leader who held office from 2003 through 2010. He's running on a leftist platform to uplift Brazil's poor, preserve the Amazon rainforest and protect Brazil's Indigenous communities, and is supported by a broad, grassroots alliance, explains Brazilian human rights advocate Maria Luísa Mendonàßa. Polls show Lula has a strong lead over Bolsonaro, but it is unclear if he will win the majority of the vote needed to avoid a runoff. Th…

____ (2022-09-30). 55 people killed, injured in suicide blast in Kabul. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 30 (MNA) — New sources on Friday morning reported that 20 people were killed and 35 other were injured following the suicide bombing in West Kabul, capital of Afghanistan.

WSWS (2022-09-30). US announces plans to expand "industrial base" for war with Russia. wsws.org Amid claims that the United States has sent so many weapons to Ukraine that it verges on depleting the capabilities of the US military, the US and its allies have announced a major new initiative to expand arms production.

Infobrics (2022-09-30). Western economic warfare backfired, new depression likely to come. infobrics.org What awaits Europe with Nord Stream pipelines possibly gone forever?>

Black Alliance for Peace (2022-09-30). U.S. Announces $327 Million in Aid to Afghanistan, a Fraction of the Billions It Illegally Seized. globalresearch.ca

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-30). NATO Formally Labels Nord Stream Leaks as 'Sabotage'. news.antiwar.com NATO on Thursday formally labeled the leaks in the Nord Stream pipelines as "sabotage" and warned that attacks on an ally's "critical infrastructure" could be met with a response, although the pipelines are owned mainly by Russia. "All currently available information indicates that this is the result of deliberate, reckless, and irresponsible acts of sabotage," …

WSWS (2022-09-30). At UN, New Zealand PM backs war against Russia, promotes internet censorship. wsws.org Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern hypocritically called for nuclear disarmament, while aligning New Zealand with the war against Russia in Ukraine, and calling for greater censorship of the internet.

Anonymous587 (2022-09-30). Germany Sends Intelligence Data To Ukraine. southfront.org BND was involved in the transfer of intelligence to Ukraine | As a result of an investigation conducted by the publications Zeit and ARD Kontraste, it was revealed that Germany had handed over satellite images and radio intercept data to Kiev. Apparently, this mostly concerned information regarding the deployment and movements of Russian military equipment taking part in combat operations in Ukraine. | According to the results of the investigation, in May 2022, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz approved t…

Alan MacLeod (2022-09-30). The Israel Files: Wikileaks Docs Show Top Hollywood Producers Working With Israel To Defend Its War Crimes. orinocotribune.com By Alan MacLeod Sep 23, 2022 | The Israel files is a new MintPress series exploring and highlighting the Many revelations about the Israeli occupation of Palestine that Wikileaks documents disclosed. It hopes to shed light on Many of the most important and underreported revelations the publishing group exposed. | As Israel was launching a

Safe Ag Safe Schools (2022-09-30). Cancer-Causing Pesticide exceeds State risk levels over the last decade at Monterey County. indybay.org Concerned about the use of the cancer-causing drift-prone pesticide 1,3-dichloropropene (1,3-D), more than pesticide reform advocates, including farmworkers, health professionals, teachers, and their allies held a news conference and rally at the Monterey County Government Center on Tuesday, September 27th — the 60th anniversary of the publication of Rachel Carson's Silent Spring. The group, organized by Safe Ag Safe Schools and the Monterey Bay Central Labor Council, called on the County Ag Commissioner to reduce 1,3-D use and web-post warnings. | The news conference can be seen in its entirety at: https…

Ramzy Baroud (2022-09-30). 'Leading From Behind': Is Washington at War With Moscow? orinocotribune.com By Ramzy Baroud Sep 24, 2022 | Though Washington insists that it is not interested in a direct military conflict with Moscow, the latter claims that the US is, in fact, directly involved. But who is telling the truth? | On September 8, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken,

Staff (2022-09-30). Nicaragua's President Ortega Calls Chile's President Boric a White House 'Lapdog'. orinocotribune.com Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega calls his Chilean counterpart a US "lapdog" after Boric attacked Nicaragua at the United Nations (UN). | "The government that wants to receive applause from the Yankee empire and from some governments of the European Union goes out there, like a lapdog, to talk about the need to release the political prisoners in Nicaragua, and they forget about the political prisoners that they have in their country in Chile," Ortega said on Wednesday, September 28, during a ceremony on the occasion of the 43rd anniversary of the founding of Nicaragua's National Police. | The Sandinista leader…

Screwston Antifascist Committee (2022-09-30). Antifascists Successfully Defend Pro-LGBTQ Event at Church From Kelly Neidert Rally with Hitler Saluting Neo-Nazis. itsgoingdown.org Report from Screwston Anti-Fascist Committee and the Space City Anarchist Organization on a recent mobilization to defend a church in Katy, Texas, which was hosting a pro-LGBTQ bingo fundraiser for youth, from a coalition of neo-Nazis, Proud Boys, and Republican groups. On September 24th, Saturday afternoon, the First Christian Church of Katy held a Drag…

Editor (2022-09-30). Rafael Correa: 'They Have Already Destroyed Assange'. scheerpost.com Then Ecuadorian foreign minister Ricardo Patiño with Julian Assange at the embassy in London, 16 June 2013. (Photo: Xavier Granja Cedeño / Ecuador foreign ministry) | By Matt Kennard / "The British are used to being obeyed, not to negotiate with a third-world country. They tried to deal with us like a subordinate country." | "Assange didn't have any possibility of a fair legal process in the United States." | "We engaged a special security company in order to protect the London embassy, to protect Juli…

Kurt Nimmo (2022-09-30). More Evidence Points to US-NATO Sabotage of Nord Stream. globalresearch.ca

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-30). Russian Pipeline Sabotage: Beneficiaries and Possible Escalation of the Conflict. libya360.wordpress.com Yoselina Guevara López The Nord Stream 1 and 2 gas pipelines, the energy infrastructure that connects Russia with Europe under the waters of the Baltic Sea, suffered unprecedented damage this September 27, which all experts agree in affirming that they were the product of a "deliberate act", that is to say, a vile sabotage. Danish…

Paul Joseph Watson (2022-09-30). "No Evidence" US Involved in Nord Stream Pipeline Attack Because Pentagon Says So. globalresearch.ca

Pepe Escobar (2022-09-30). Who Profits from Pipeline Terror? "A NATO on NATO Attack" globalresearch.ca

Larry Johnson (2022-09-30). What a Coincidence! Poland Inaugurates New Gas Pipeline Amid Nord Stream Leaks. globalresearch.ca

Peter Koenig (2022-09-30). Fake Reporting on the Blown-up Pipelines and Russia's "Annexation" of Donbas. globalresearch.ca

Michael Snyder (2022-09-30). 14 Things We Know About the Mysterious "Explosions" That Severely Damaged the Nord Stream 1 and Nord Stream 2 Pipelines. globalresearch.ca

Staff (2022-09-30). Headlines for September 30, 2022. democracynow.org Hurricane Ian Bears Down on South Carolina After Carving Path of Destruction Across Florida, Putin Announces Plans to Annex Ukrainian Territory Seized by Russia, Sweden Discovers Fourth Leak in Nord Stream Pipeline as NATO Cites Sabotage , Senate Approves $12.3 Billion in New Aid to Ukraine in Stopgap Spending Bill, White House Pledges Renewed Push for Passage of Sen. Manchin's Permitting Reform Bill, Polls Show Brazil's Lula with Wide Lead Over Bolsonaro Ahead of Presidential Election, Suicide Bomb Attack on Kabul School Kills 19, Mostly Young Women , India Expands Abortion Access to Single Women and…

Max Blumenthal (2022-09-30). EU Parliamentarian Calls to Sanction Vanessa Beeley and All Observers of Donbass Referendums. globalresearch.ca

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-30). Russia Puts an End to the Sovereignty of Westphalia. libya360.wordpress.com Franco Vielma Head of the Kherson Region Vladimir Saldo, Head of the Zaporozhye Region Evgeny Balitsky, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Head of the Donetsk People's Republic Denis Pushilin and Head of the Lugansk People's Republic Leonid Pasechnik | © Mikhail Metzel/TASS Through referendums held in recent days, the former Ukrainian regions of Lugansk, Donetsk, Zaporizhie…

SouthFront5 (2022-09-29). BREAKING. Russia Recognised Zaporizhzhya And Kherson Regions As Independent States. southfront.org On 29 September 2022, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree recognising the territories of Kherson and Zaporizhzhia regions as independent states based on the results of referendums. | | | These two documents are a necessary formality for the subsequent formal acceptance of the regions as part of Russia. However, either way the situation develops, these territories have a…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-30). Signing of Treaties on Accession of Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics and Zaporozhye and Kherson Regions to Russia. libya360.wordpress.com During the address by Vladimir Putin at the ceremony for signing the treaties on the accession of the Donetsk People's Republic, the Lugansk People's Republic, the Zaporozhye Region and the Kherson Region to the Russian Federation. Photo: Grigoriy Sisoev, RIA Novosti A ceremony for signing the treaties on the accession of the Donetsk People's Republic,…

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-09-30). Putin reconoce a Jersón y Zaporizhzhia como independientes. telesurtv.net En forma previa, Moscú ya había reconocido la independencia de las autoproclamadas repúblicas populares de Donetsk y Lugansk, en el este de Ucrania.

Al Mayadeen (2022-09-30). LPR, DPR, Kherson and Zaporozhye Vote for Reunification with Russia. globalresearch.ca

Anonymous103 (2022-09-30). BREAKING: DPR, LPR, Kherson And Zaporozhie Regions Joined Russia. southfront.org On September 30, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed agreements on joining Russia with heads of independent states of Donetsk and Luhansk People's Republics, former Kherson and Zaporozhie regions. | The ceremony took place in the St. George Hall of the Kremlin. The ceremony was attended by the head of the DPR Denis Pushilin, head of the LPR Leonid Pasechnik, the head of the Zaporozhye Regional State Administration Yevgeny Balitsky and the head of the Kherson Regional State Administratio…

Jeremy Kuzmarov (2022-09-30). Is That a Chilling Echo of Dr. Strangelove We Are Hearing from Biden's Nominee to Oversee America's Nuclear Weapons Arsenal? globalresearch.ca

Anonymous103 (2022-09-30). The Return of Industrial Warfare. southfront.org | Written by Alex Vershinin. Originally published on Can the West still provide the arsenal of democracy?: | The war in Ukraine has proven that the age of industrial warfare is still here. The massive consumption of equipment, vehicles and ammunition requires a large-scale industrial base for resupply — quantity still has a quality of its own. The mass sc…

Drago Bosnic (2022-09-30). Is Russia Really Losing in Ukraine? globalresearch.ca

Editor (2022-09-30). Putin Approves Annexation of Ukrainian Territories at Ceremony Friday. scheerpost.com

Editor (2022-09-30). 'End War in Ukraine' Say 66 Nations at UN General Assembly. scheerpost.com President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. addresses the 77th Session of the United Nations General Assembly at UN Headquarters in New York City in September 21, 2022. U.S. Department of State from United States, Public domain, via By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J.S. Davies / We have spent the past week reading and listening to speeches by…

Anonymous669 (2022-09-30). South Korea to Supply Weapons Worth $2.9 Billion to Ukraine — Report. southfront.org The KP-SAM Chiron MANPAD. Source: the Republic of Korea Armed Forces. | South Korea will supply weapons worth $2.9 billion to Ukraine, the Czech daily Mladá fronta DNES reported on September 30. | The newspaper said that the United States will pay for the weapons which will be first shipped to a Czech arms company. Later, the weapons, which will include KP-SAM Chiron man-portable air-defense systems (MANPADs), will be transferred as a gift to Ukraine. | South Korean w…

Kyle Anzalone (2022-09-30). Zelensky Says Ukraine Already a 'De Facto' NATO Member. news.antiwar.com Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky declared his country would be submitting an "accelerated" bid to join NATO on Friday. He made the announcement shortly after Russian President Vladimir Putin signed documents to formally annexing four regions of Ukraine. Zelensky said the alliance should welcome Kiev, as Ukraine is already a de facto member. In his speech, …

Anonymous103 (2022-09-30). In Video: High Skills Of Russian Pilots In Krasny Liman. southfront.org | On the after-noon of September 30, the transfer of reinforcements of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation was reported in the region. The Russian military likely began the operation to deblock the city. | Russian military sources report with reference to the headquarters of the Wagner PMCs, that,Four 58A tactical combat groups are moving to the region, reinforced with heavy equipment. Aircraft with FAB- 0 and 3000 have been lifted into the air, | Most recently Russian military source…

Infobrics (2022-09-30). BRICS Nations Call for More Cooperation on Disaster Management. infobrics.org The BRICS nations — Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa — have pledged to boost cooperation on disaster management against the backdrop of exacerbating climate change, increasingly frequent natural disasters and the COVID-19 pandemic…

Infobrics (2022-09-30). China's Imports of Russian Coal Hit 5-Year High as Ties Deepen. infobrics.org Russian coal imports reach 8.54 million tonnes in August amid soaring energy demand in the world's second-largest economy…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-30). America's Neo-Imperialist Pressure on Sudan Exposes its True Intentions Towards Africa. libya360.wordpress.com Andrew Korybko The planned Russian naval base in Port Sudan would unprecedentedly deepen military relations between Moscow and Khartoum, thus helping the host state more confidently resist Washington's pressure in all respects, especially when it comes to being manipulated into a mutually detrimental war with Ethiopia. The "Strategy Towards Sub-Saharan Africa" that the US unveiled…

Editor (2022-09-30). Snowden's Russian Citizenship: Establishment Response Illustrates Why He Hasn't Returned Home. scheerpost.com By Kevin Gosztola / A menagerie of Cold War liberals and neoconservative pundits with backgrounds in United States military or security agencies voiced their objections to Russia granting citizenship to NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. | The response was not as intense as the

SP Editor (2022-09-30). Israel's Got Some Nerve Decrying Russia's Annexations. scheerpost.com Israel illegally annexed Palestinian East Jerusalem, among other lands. [ By Juan Cole | In a further sign that all irony is dead,

Editor (2022-09-30). Zachary Karabell: China Is Not the Enemy—It Is America's Indispensable Economic Partner. scheerpost.com Zachary Karabell. Photo credit: The New America Foundation | : China—along with Russia—shares the attention of an increasingly provocative United State…

Anonymous669 (2022-09-30). 20 Militants Reportedly Killed In New Wave Of Russian Airstrikes On Syria's Greater Idlib. southfront.org A Russian Su-24 takes off on a combat mission at Hemeimeem airbase, Syria, on Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015. IMAGE: AP PHOTO/VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV | On September 30, warplanes of the Russian Aerospace Forces carried out at least 12 airstrikes on the northwestern region of Greater Idlib. | The airstrikes targeted positions of al-Qaeda-affiliated Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), the de-facto ruler of Greater Idlib, and its allies near the towns of Mseibin and Ruweiha in the southern Idlib countryside. Syrian pro-government news so…

Binoy Kampmark (2022-09-30). Opportunistic Interests: The US-Pacific Island Declaration. dissidentvoice.org If ever there was a blatant statement of realpolitik masquerading as friendliness, the latest US-Pacific Island declaration must count as one of them. The Biden administration has been busy of late, wooing Pacific Island states in an effort to discourage increasingly sharp tilt towards China. It has been spurred on, in no small way, by …

____ (2022-09-30). High-speed railway construction in full swing in NE China permafrost zone. ecns.cn Construction of a high-speed railway through a permafrost zone in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province linking the provincial capital of Harbin and Yichun City, which is also in the province, gained new impetus on Thursday.

____ (2022-09-30). China's Wentian lab module completes rotation. ecns.cn The Wentian lab module completed its rotation at 12: 44 p.m. (BJT) on Friday after about an hour of coordination between staff in the space station and on the ground, according to the China Manned Space Agency.

____ (2022-09-30). Landmark buildings lighted up to celebrate National Day in Shanxi. ecns.cn Landmark buildings are lighted up to celebrate the forthcoming 73rd anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China in Taiyuan, north China's Shanxi Province, Sept. 29, 2022.

____ (2022-09-30). Xi pays tribute to national heroes in Beijing. ecns.cn Xi Jinping and other leaders of the Communist Party of China and the State attended a ceremony to present flower baskets to deceased national heroes at Tian'anmen Square in Beijing on Friday morning.

____ (2022-09-30). People pay tribute to national heroes in Hubei. ecns.cn People attend a commemorative event held on China's Martyrs' Day in Yichang, central China's Hubei Province, Sept. 30, 2022.

____ (2022-09-30). Ensuring food supply has always been the top governing priority in China. ecns.cn

____ (2022-09-30). China's services trade deficit narrows in August. ecns.cn China saw a narrowing deficit in its services trade in August, official data showed Friday.

____ (2022-09-30). China launches crested ibis population rebuild project. ecns.cn A crested ibis population rebuild project in southern China was launched on Wednesday.

____ (2022-09-30). Platform installs wind power offshore. ecns.cn China's first 2,000-metric-ton offshore wind-power installation platform was delivered for use in the Nansha district of Guangzhou, Guangdong province, on Wednesday, deepening the potential of offshore wind power in the country.

____ (2022-09-30). Livelihoods of ethnic groups improved. ecns.cn China has attached great importance to improving the livelihoods of people from different ethnic groups and their human rights since 2012.

____ (2022-09-30). China has 5,772 museums by the end of 2021: official. ecns.cn By the end of 2021, China owned 5,772 museums nationwide, an increase of 88 percent from 3,069 in 2012, while pieces of collections rose to 46.65 million from 23.18 million in 2012, said the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.

____ (2022-09-29). China on threshold of top 10 most innovative economies: WIPO. ecns.cn China has moved up to 11th place in the 2022 Global Innovation Index (GII) and firmly remains the only middle-income economy in the top 30, according to the latest ranking published by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) on Thursday.

____ (2022-09-30). China discovers 1.6 bln metric tons of fossil oil in 2021. ecns.cn China discovered over 1.6 billion metric tons of fossil oil, and 1.6 trillion cubic meters of natural gas, shale gas, and coalbed methane in 2021, the latest data released by the Ministry of Natural Resources showed.

____ (2022-09-30). U.S.-Taiwan collusion infringes sovereignty. ecns.cn China is concerned about and firmly opposed to recent U.S.-Taiwan military collusion, and has lodged serious representations with the United States, a Defense Ministry spokesman said on Thursday, warning of "severe consequences".

____ (2022-09-30). (W.E. Talk) China mirrors America's decline. ecns.cn Is globalization, which improved the lives of billions worldwide, really coming to an end? What is the prospect of Sino-US relations which is key to the world situation? In the latest W.E. Talk, we discussed these topics.

____ (2022-09-30). China-Europe freight train leaves Hebei port. ecns.cn A China-Europe freight train left Shijiazhuang, Hebei province on Tuesday and will arrive in Moscow in around 12 days, with a variety of commodities for customers.

____ (2022-09-30). China has vigorously promoted the development of BRICS partnership. ecns.cn In the rest of the year, China will host more than 30 BRICS meetings and events.

____ (2022-09-30). China's non-manufacturing PMI down in September. ecns.cn The purchasing managers' index (PMI) for China's non-manufacturing sector came in at .6 in September, down from 52.6 in August, the National Bureau of Statistics said Friday.

____ (2022-09-30). China's SOEs post steady revenue growth in first eight months. ecns.cn China's state-owned enterprises (SOEs) saw increased revenue and smaller profit drop in the first eight months of this year, official data showed.

____ (2022-09-29). China has been strong buttress to UN, says UNGA president. ecns.cn China has been a strong buttress to the UN, Csaba Korosi, president of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly, said on Wednesday.

____ (2022-09-30). BRICS cardiovascular health center inaugurated in China's Xiamen. ecns.cn The BRICS Cardiovascular Health Innovation Center was inaugurated in Xiamen, east China's Fujian Province, on Thursday, which marks the World Heart Day.

____ (2022-09-30). Tiangong space station marks key step in assembly. ecns.cn The Wentian lab module of China's Tiangong space station has been repositioned to dock with a radial port on the station's Tianhe core module on Friday afternoon, which marked a key step in Tiangong's in-orbit assembly.

____ (2022-09-30). China edges Australia to reach Women's Basketball World Cup final. ecns.cn China entered the FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup final after edging hosts Australia 61-59 in the semifinals in Sydney on Friday.

____ (2022-09-30). Joint exhibition wows visitors in Beijing. ecns.cn Visitors take photos of an exhibit at the Harmonious Co-existence, an joint exhibition of collections from the Palace Museum and the National Museum of China at the National Museum in Beijing, Sept. 29, 2022. The joint exhibition will run from September 28, 2022 through January 3, 2023.

____ (2022-09-30). Reception held in Tokyo to mark th anniversary of normalization of China-Japan diplomatic ties. ecns.cn A commemorative event marking the th anniversary of the normalization of China-Japan diplomatic relations has been held in Tokyo.

____ (2022-09-30). China cruises past Czech Republic to keep unbeaten run at FIVB worlds. ecns.cn The Chinese women's volleyball team claimed their fourth victory in as many games at the FIVB World Championship, defeating the Czech Republic 25-19, 25-22, 27-25 to stay on top of the pool.

____ (2022-09-30). Mainland spokesperson urges U.S. to stop using Taiwan to contain China. ecns.cn A Chinese mainland spokesperson on Friday urged the United States to handle affairs related to Taiwan cautiously and stop supporting Taiwan in a bid to contain China.

Staff (2022-09-30). Firehouse: DCTV's Cinema for Documentary Film Opens in NY After Years of Media Activism & Training. democracynow.org The New York City firehouse studio that housed Democracy Now! from 2001 to 2009 has reopened as a movie theater devoted to documentary films. The opening of Firehouse: DCTV's Cinema for Documentary Film comes as Downtown Community Television celebrates years of media activism and training. "We wanted to build something that really respected and paid tribute to documentaries," says DCTV's co-founder Jon Alpert, who says the theater is "completely interactive" and will "serve the community." DCTV is also part of a broad alliance in the Chinatown neighborhood to stop…

____ (2022-09-30). Transposition of China's space station lab module completed. ecns.cn China's space station lab module Wentian successfully completed in-orbit transposition at 12: 44 p.m. Friday, according to the China Manned Space Agency (CMSA).

____ (2022-09-30). Ancient ruin site confirms Western Han Dynasty rule in China's Yunnan. ecns.cn Archaeologists have discovered a ruin site of the ancient Dian Kingdom in southwest China's Yunnan Province, and unearthed building ruins and items proving the practical administration of the region by the Western Han Dynasty (202 B.C.-25 A.D.).

____ (2022-09-30). Pakistani PM hails China for timely flood relief aid. ecns.cn Pakistani Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif has appreciated China and its leadership for providing timely aid and relief goods for the flood-affected people of the country.

____ (2022-09-30). Xi pays tribute to national heroes on Martyrs' Day. ecns.cn Xi Jinping and other leaders of the Communist Party of China and the state attended a ceremony on Friday morning in Tian'anmen Square in Beijing to present flower baskets to fallen national heroes.

____ (2022-09-30). China-Europe freight train route launched between China's SCODA, Samarkand. ecns.cn A freight train route between the China-SCO Local Economic and Trade Cooperation Demonstration Area (SCODA) in east China's Shandong Province and Samarkand in Uzbekistan was officially launched on Wednesday.

____ (2022-09-30). China's manufacturing PMI up in September. ecns.cn The purchasing managers' index (PMI) for China's manufacturing sector came in at .1 in September, up from 49.4 in August, data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed Friday.

____ (2022-09-30). China tightens e-cigarette regulations, requires firms to obtain licenses. ecns.cn China Tobacco issued a document on its official website on Thursday requiring domestic e-cigarette manufacturers and traders to obtain a license before operating their business, further tightening the regulations for e-cigarettes.

____ (2022-09-30). Xi meets C919 project team, urging more breakthroughs in high-end equipment manufacturing. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Friday commended the achievements made in the development of the C919 large passenger aircraft and called for more major breakthroughs in China's high-end equipment manufacturing.

____ (2022-09-30). Advanced technology preserves black soil. ecns.cn The Chinese Academy of Sciences will continue to use advanced technologies, from remote-sensing to big data, to effectively use and protect black soil resources — highly fertile soil located in northeastern China that serves as the bedrock of national food security.

____ (2022-09-30). Policy steps to stabilize fund inflows. ecns.cn China will resolutely implement policy measures to stabilize foreign investment, as part of the expansion of the high-level opening-up policy, officials and experts said on Thursday.

____ (2022-09-30). Ministry updates official dictionary of careers. ecns.cn China launched an updated State-level professions dictionary on Wednesday that includes 158 new professions such as cryptography engineer and financial technician.

David Cronin (2022-09-30). Leaked paper proves EU has sidelined Palestinian rights. electronicintifada.net Bloodthirsty Yair Lapid to visit Brussels for revived Association Council.

Ali Abunimah (2022-09-30). British Quakers capitulate to Israel lobby lies. electronicintifada.net US Quaker group AFSC criticizes cancellation of Palestine event by UK counterparts.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-30). Asesinan a otro líder social en el Norte de Santander, Colombia. telesurtv.net La víctima fue identificada como Dinael González Criado e integraba la comisión de trabajo de la Junta de Acción Comunal de Campo Seis.

Peter Koenig (2022-09-30). "EU Harakiri"on Behalf of Washington. The Nord Stream Destruction, Is the EC Planning to Destroy the European Union? globalresearch.ca

Kurt Nimmo (2022-09-30). Zelenskyy's $13 Billion OCD Problem. Where Does Your Money Go? globalresearch.ca

Stephen Semler (2022-09-30). How We Got to an $8 Billion Pentagon Budget. globalresearch.ca

Dana Sanchez (2022-09-30). US Mortgage Rates Hit 7%: Understanding Adjustable Rate Mortgages And The Impact On Black America. moguldom.com Home prices are moving down, but not as fast as interest rates are moving up. As the Federal Reserve aggressively raises the federal funds rate to try and slow inflation, the average 30-year mortgage rate surpassed 7 percent this week, making homeownership even more inaccessible for millions of Americans. "As rent, housing costs, and mortgage …

WSWS (2022-09-30). Sri Lanka: Massive fire destroys dozens of shanty homes in Kajeemawatte, Colombo. wsws.org Survivors of Tuesday's fire told WSWS reporters that politicians falsely pledged to provide accommodation to homeless families after previous fires, and that similar empty promises would be made again.

William J. Astore (2022-09-30). Integrity Optional. Lies and Dishonor Plague America's War Machine. globalresearch.ca

_____ (2022-09-30). US Hybrid War Against Venezuela Goes To Court. popularresistance.org Ambassador Alex Saab, a victim of the US economic war to achieve regime change in Venezuela, has been under arrest for over two years. This article recounts the developments in the diplomat's court case. Saab is fighting against his illegal detention and extradition before the 8th District Court in Miami. | As Venezuela's special envoy and a deputy ambassador to the African Union, Saab has diplomatic immunity from arrest and detention under the 1961 Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations. Although a party to the convention, the US has flouted this principle of international law. Alex Saab was targeted by the U…

Kevin Gosztola (2022-09-30). Prison Strike Spreads In Alabama As Incarcerated Individuals Demand DOJ Protect Their Human Rights. thedissenter.org Jared Ware, journalist and co-host of "Millennials Are Killing Capitalism" | Jared Ware, journalist and co-host of the "Millennials Are Killing Capitalism" We begin with an overview of the strike, which was on its fifth day when the interview was recorded. Jared describes why the work stoppages were organized now and what the response of the Alabama Department of Corrections (ADOC) has been to the organized prisoners.

Stan Cox (2022-09-30). The urgent climate case for defunding the Pentagon. nationofchange.org Is it finally time to defund war?>

Warm Water Wellness (2022-09-30). State Attorney General Urged to Investigate Sutter Health's Use of CARES Act Money. indybay.org DALY CITY — San Mateo County Supervisor David Canepa announced that he has sent a letter to California Attorney General Rob Bonta urging him to investigate Sutter Health's use of federal CARES Act dollars. The not-for-profit health care giant received $853 million in CARES Act funding, yet closed the Mack E. Mickelson therapy pool, the only warm water rehabilitation facility of its kind on the Peninsula. | "The federal CARES Act of 2020 was passed for the express purpose of keeping vital medical and community resources like the Mickelson therapy pool open during the COVID pandemic," Canepa said. "Yet despit…

Staff (2022-09-30). "I Didn't See You There": Filmmaker Reid Davenport on His Directorial Debut, Ableism & More. democracynow.org We speak with the award-winning filmmaker Reid Davenport about his directorial debut, "I Didn't See You There," in which he reflects on the portrayal of disability in media and popular culture. "Documentary film has traditionally subjugated disabled people, so I wanted to completely turn that on its head" by filming from his perspective without being seen, says Davenport. He says the title of the film is a phrase he has heard from others, and it's "coded in apology" for ignorance of the way Davenport exists in the world, but that "ignorance is a choice at the…

Edward Curtin (2022-09-30). Only Adult Children Still Believe U.S. Propaganda. "Believing in the Unbelievable" globalresearch.ca

Jonathan Cook (2022-09-30). Truss' Mauling is a Sharp Reminder that the City can Bend Any Politician to its Will. dissidentvoice.org There are two lessons to learn from the UK's current economic meltdown — and commentators are obscuring both of them. The first, and more obvious conclusion, is that Britain has a completely dysfunctional political and media system that has allowed two mediocre, clueless careerists like Liz Truss and Kwasi Kwarteng to reach the pinnacle of …

____ (2022-09-30). Winners of 2022 Inaugural WLA Prize announced. ecns.cn Winners of the Inaugural World Laureates Association (WLA) Prize were announced on Thursday in Shanghai, with 10 million yuan ($1.41 million) awarded for each prize.

____ (2022-09-30). Iranian top commander vows to respond to U.S. 'hostile action' against Iran's drones. ecns.cn Chief of Staff of Iranian Armed Forces Mohammad Bagheri on Friday vowed to respond to any U.S. "hostile action" towards Iran's drones, Tasnim news agency reported.

Dr. Vandana Shiva (2022-09-30). Anteprima intervista a Vandana Shiva: riprendiamoci la sovranità. globalresearch.ca Anteprima della sessantaseiesima puntata della trasmissione Pangea Grandangolo, la rassegna stampa internazionale di Byoblu, che andrà in onda sul canale tv Byoblu il 30/09/2022 alle 20: 30. | Intervista a Vandana Shiva: riprendiamoci la sovranità In questa terza intervista a Berenice …

Anonymous103 (2022-09-30). Decisive Battle For Krasny Liman. Overview Of Military Developments On September 30. southfront.org

Ashley Curtin (2022-09-30). Biden administration announces plans to double funding for clean school buses. nationofchange.org School districts from all 50 states applied for the 2022 Clean School Bus rebates.

Robert Reich (2022-09-30). This one thing made Alex Jones stop lying. nationofchange.org It turns out there actually might be a way to stop the constant stream of lies coming from the right-wing media. Sue. Them.

Ann Brown (2022-09-30). Why Black Americans Are Moving to Charlotte, North Carolina: 7 Things to Know. moguldom.com For the last few years, the reverse migration has been in full swing, with Black Americans leaving major cities in the North to move Down South, to cities like Charlotte. During the Great Migration more than 6 million Black Americans moved from the rural South to the cities of the North, Midwest and West from …

_____ (2022-09-30). Nigeria's Upcoming Elections Exacerbate the Situation in the Country. journal-neo.org Nigeria occupies a very important place in current world politics. This country is home to almost a fifth of the African continent's population, about one in six Africans is Nigerian. Its already large population is expected to have doubled to 400 million by 20 , moving Nigeria from the 7th most populous country in the world to …

Caitlin Johnstone (2022-09-30). The Insanity That Grips Washington. globalresearch.ca

Infobrics (2022-09-30). BRICS Countries Should Join Hands to Innovate Affordable Scientific Solutions. infobrics.org Union Minister of state for Science and Technology, Jitendra Singh called for a joint fight against common challenges…

Paige Bennett (2022-09-30). Texas the biggest culprit in toxic waterway discharge in US, report finds. nationofchange.org Texas is the No. 1 state in the U.S. for discharging of toxic pollutants into streams, rivers and lakes.

Al Mayadeen (2022-09-30). US Military Aircraft Circled Nord Stream Incident Site in September. globalresearch.ca

Rann Miller (2022-09-30). Opinion: Brett Favre Is The New Head Of The Welfare Fraud Monarchy. moguldom.com In 1976 while running for president, Ronald Reagan told the story of Linda Taylor, "a woman from Chicago," who wore fur coats while driving a Cadillac. She had 80 names, 30 addresses and 15 phone numbers while making $1 ,000 a year from government checks, the candidate said, alleging welfare fraud. Linda Taylor was a biracial …

Jordan Uhl (2022-09-30). How Wall Street Profits Off Of The Sick And Elderly. levernews.com

SAM (2022-09-30). In Italy, a Setback for a More Equal Future. inequality.org

Ann Brown (2022-09-30). Remembering Bev Smith's All-Star Panel On The Murder Of Malcolm X. moguldom.com There have always been questions about the murder of former Nation of Islam minister Malcolm X. On February 21, 1965, Malcolm X was shot to death at the Audubon Ballroom in Harlem, where he was to give an address. He was taken to Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The autopsy identified 21 gunshot …

Staff (2022-09-30). 1 October, Manchester: Freedom for all Palestinian prisoners Solidarity with the Hunger Strike. samidoun.net Saturday, 1 October 12 pm Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester More info: www.facebook.com/386682871406134/posts/pfbid02P2LszbkrSejqb9MGtkJzvVvnAfE4sGU7cthQ317dnrPNkJs4wv7yLVfgFbVWaDy4l/ Fight Racism! Fight Imperialism! and the Revolutionary Communist Group are organizing to support the Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike in Manchester. We'll be out on the streets this week supporting the hunger strike of Palestinian political prisoners, building for the Walking tour of Engels' …

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-09-30). Inside Derrick Hayes And Pinky Cole's Goal To Sign Up 25,000 Black Men For Life Insurance, Pay 1st Year Of Coverage. moguldom.com Entrepreneurial power couple Pinky Cole and Derrick Hayes of Slutty Vegan and Big Dave's Cheesesteaks fame are not strangers to using their creative and financial prowess to give back to the community. One of those initiatives aims to help Black men in a major way. The Atlanta-based duo launched Square 1: The Liife Experience in June 2021 to provide 25,000 Black …

Contributing Writers (2022-09-30). Safe and Effective: A Second Opinion (2022)/ Oracle Films. marktaliano.net READ MORE: |

Ann Brown (2022-09-30). Political Scientist Dr. Jason Johnson: What Has The Democratic Party Done For Black Men But Blame Us? moguldom.com MSNBC political contributor Dr. Jason Johnson is tired of the Democratic party blaming Black men for losses. And he claimed he can see a "blame game" being set up against Black voters, especially Black men, ahead of possible Democratic Party losses in the midterms. Johnson is a professor, political analyst, and public speaker. The author of …

Ted Galen Carpenter (2022-09-30). Uncle Sam's Long Trail of Wreckage. globalresearch.ca

Dr. Emanuel Garcia (2022-09-30). The Greatest Disinformation Threat Is No Information. globalresearch.ca

Linn Washington (2022-09-30). Philly DA Target Of Vile GOP Ouster Effort. thiscantbehappening.net The dozens of protestors in Philadelphia who gathered recently outside the hearing held by a Republican dominated investigative committee of the Pennsylvania State House loudly chanted "Hey, Hey, Ho, Ho, This Political Circus Got To Go!" That protest included circus performers to dramatize protestors' contention that the committee's hearing was a 'clown show' intended to … |

Anonymous103 (2022-09-30). Americans Find Gangsters Suitable to Lead the Country. southfront.org

Lev Koufax (2022-09-30). Philippines administration displays hypocrisy on political prisoners. struggle-la-lucha.org

Paul Anthony Taylor (2022-09-30). Fracking: The Scientific Evidence of Adverse Health Effects That Governments Aren't Telling You About. globalresearch.ca

____ (2022-09-30). Chinese enterprise helps renewable energy transition in Jordan. ecns.cn On the barren desert of southern Jordan, numerous towering wind turbines are working to generate the renewable energy that the country needs to spur its green transition.

Revolution Books (2022-09-30). Sunday 10/2: Support the Courageous Uprising in Iran. indybay.org Revolution Books | 2444 Durant Avenue | Berkeley…

Valeria Frighi, Margaret Smith, Tim M. Andrews, Lei Clifton, Gary S. Collins, Alice Fuller, Jan Roast, Tim A. Holt (2022-09-30). [Articles] Incidence of fractures in people with intellectual disabilities over the life course: a retrospective matched cohort study. thelancet.com The incidence, type, and distribution of fractures in people with intellectual disabilities suggest early onset osteoporosis. Prevention and management strategies are urgently required, particularly to reduce the incidence of hip fracture.

Anonymous669 (2022-09-30). HTS Attack Turkish-Backed Militants Near Main Frontline In Syria's Greater Idlib. southfront.org On September 29, heavy clashes broke out between al-Qaeda-affiliated Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) and the Turkish-Backed Sham Legion right on the frontline with the government-held town of Saraqib in the southern part of Syria's Greater Idlib region. | The clashes reportedly started when militants of HTS attacked several posts of the Sham Legion in the outskirts of Saraqib in order to expel the faction from the frontline. | The Sham Legion is one of the largest factions of the so-called National Fro…

____ (2022-09-30). Travel searches surge as long holiday approaches. ecns.cn With the weeklong National Day holiday around the corner, many Chinese consumers have booked flight tickets and premium hotels with beach views and hot springs, as they would like to grab the opportunity to travel during the last long break of this year.

____ (2022-09-30). National Firefighters' Day observed in Tehran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 30 (MNA) — The commemoration ceremony of the National Firefighters' Day was held in 12,000-seat Sports Hall of Azadi Stadium in Tehran on Thursday evening with the participation of Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi.

Lucine (2022-09-30). Edmond Dantes' Last Laugh. indybay.org Dictators choose Preposterous Prepostoevsky while Scapegoats choose divine retribution…

____ (2022-09-30). Qiongzhou Strait closed due to Typhoon Noru. ecns.cn Affected by typhoon Noru, all ro-ro passenger ships across the Qiongzhou Strait were suspended from 3 p.m. on Tuesday.

WSWS (2022-09-30). Murdoch media displays Australian Labor PM's close ties to business and dependence on the unions. wsws.org The Labor government is bringing together the country's top business chiefs and trade union bureaucrats against the working class.

_____ (2022-09-30). Egypt's Negative Stance on the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam. journal-neo.org If you read Cairo newspapers, one of the main topics of great concern to residents of Egypt's capital, and indeed to all Egyptians, is the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). The headlines say a lot: "Ethiopia wants to monopolize all water sources," "Ethiopia is trying to deceive the Nile Basin countries," "Ethiopia is constantly trying …

____ (2022-09-30). Chinese Baijiu distilling. ecns.cn The aroma of Chinese baijiu has infiltrated the long history of Chinese culture. Maotai-flavor liquor features a mellow and delicate taste.

Animal Liberation Press Office (2022-09-30). Activist Smashes Butchery, Poisons Animal Flesh. indybay.org In an anonymous communiquè received by the North American Animal Liberation Press Office, an activist in Portland Oregon has claimed responsibility for the vandalism of a local butcher shop, and the poisoning of the animal flesh which is sold there.

Our Downtown ‚Ä¢ Our Future (2022-09-30). Thursday 10/6: Measure O: In the Tradition of Citizen Jane. indybay.org Resource Center for Nonviolence | 610 Ocean St., Santa Cruz…

Morning Star (2022-09-30). 200 environmental activists killed worldwide last year, says Global Witness report. peoplesworld.org Some 200 environmental and land defense activists were killed around the world last year, including 54 in Mexico, which became the deadliest country in the annual report by Global Witness. More than three-quarters of the killings took place in Latin America, with double-digit death tolls in Colombia, Brazil, and Nicaragua. It was the third consecutive …

Labor Video Project (2022-09-30). Apple Toxic Is It Above The Law? With Whistleblower Ashley M. Gjà∏vik. indybay.org Ashley M. Gjà∏vik an Apple employee discovers that her office is sitting on a super-fund dump site in Sunnyvale. She tries to get it tested by the EPA and is retaliated against and fired. She also discover that Apple has captured the agencies she is trying to get to protect her and her fellow worker.

Ayesha Tandon (2022-09-30). The Top 1% of Emitters Caused Almost a Quarter of Global Emissions Since 1990. truthout.org Just 1% of the world's population was responsible for almost a quarter of greenhouse gas emissions over 1990-2019, new research finds. | The study, published in In 2019, people living in sub-Saharan Africa produced 1.6 tonnes of CO2 equivalent (tCO2e) each on average, the study finds. I…

Watsonville is in the Heart (2022-09-30). Saturday 10/1: Filipino American History Month Festival. indybay.org Watsonville Plaza | Main Street, Watsonville…

Staff (2022-09-30). Iran marks National Day of Rumi, greatest mystical poet. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 30 (MNA) — Mehr 8 in the Iranian calendar corresponding with September 30 is considered a significant cultural event for Iranians to commemorate the prominent Iranian poet Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi who is known to everyone.

____ (2022-09-30). AEOI to increase capacity of developing radiopharmaceuticals. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 30 (MNA) — As Iran is one of the leading countries in the world in producing radiopharmaceuticals, Head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) emphasized on increasing development capacity of this sector.

____ (2022-09-30). Taiwan to cancel home quarantine requirement for arriving travelers. ecns.cn Starting on Oct. 13, travelers arriving in Taiwan will no longer be required to submit themselves to home quarantine and will instead undergo seven days of self-initiated prevention after arrival, the island's disease monitoring agency has announced.

____ (2022-09-30). Iran, Oman FMs discuss bilateral ties, regional developments. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 30 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian and Foreign Minister of Sultanate of Oman Sayyid Badr Albusaidi held a telephone conversation on Friday to discuss the bilateral ties and latest developments in the region.

____ (2022-09-30). Iran's security cannot be ignored: Senior cleric. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 30 (MNA) — Referring to the IRGC's recent operations in countering terrorist groups in northern Iraq's Kurdistan region, Tehran provisional Friday prayers leader said that Iran's security cannot be ignored.

____ (2022-09-30). Iran ease past Indonesia in AFC Futsal Asian Cup opener. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 30 (MNA) — Defending champions Iran started the 2022 AFC Futsal Asian Cup with a 5-0 win over Indonesia in Group C on Wednesday.

____ (2022-09-30). Iran condemns Western statement on terrorist bases' attack. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 30 (MNA)- Condemning the West statement on attacking terrorist bases in Iraq's Kurdistan region, Iran Foreign Ministry Spokesman said that Iran reserves right to defend its national security against acts of aggression from any territory.

The UC Theatre (2022-09-30). Friday 9/30: Cate Le Bon presented by (((folkYEAH!))) With A Savage (Parquet Courts). indybay.org 2036 University Ave. Berkeley, CA…

Labor Video Project (2022-09-30). Do You Hear Us? UAL Flight Attendants March Against Union Busting & Join SFO Unite Here. indybay.org Hundreds of UAL Association of Flight Attendants AFA flight attendants joined with 1,000 striking SFO Unite Here food service workers at the airport. The UAL AFA leaders charged that UAL is engaged in union busting practices and refuse to negotiate with the union over changes effecting passengers and the workers. SFO Unite Here workers have been without a wage increase since 2018 at the airport and cannot survive on their wages…

____ (2022-09-30). Beijing 2022 mascot to start new chapter of legacy. ecns.cn "It's really hard, but maybe it's time to say goodbye," said a shop assistant at an official Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games store, located in downtown Beijing's Wangfujing Street, on Friday.

____ (2022-09-30). Chinese envoy urges dialogue, consultation to resolve Syrian chemical weapons issue. ecns.cn Dialogue and consultation is the only way to resolve the Syrian chemical weapons issue, a Chinese representative said Thursday.

Anonymous669 (2022-09-30). Iran's Revolutionary Guards Say Operation Against Kurdish Insurgents In Northern Iraq Will Continue. southfront.org Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) has vowed to continue its operation against Kurdish-Iranian opposition groups in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region. | In a statement released on September 29, the IRGC Ground Forces confirmed that the ongoing operation was launched in response to Kurdish-led protests in Iran. The guards accused opposition groups in Kurdistan of inciting and supporting the protests."In the wake of an uptick in the seditious acts of separatist and terrorist groups stationed in Iraq'

Chauncey K. Robinson (2022-09-30). 'Nothing Compares' review: Sinéad O'Connor doc boldly engages protest artistry and Irish history. peoplesworld.org When it comes to popular culture, perhaps the most notorious incident Sinéad O'Connor is known for is tearing up a picture of Pope John Paul II on live national television during a musical performance. Yet, in taking a deeper look at her early days, her rise to stardom, and her turbulent journey in the public …

Suds, Snacks,, Socialism Forum Committee (2022-09-30). Saturday 10/8: The California Propositions Demystified. indybay.org

Center for Biological Diversity (2022-09-30). Lawsuit Challenges Outdated Offshore Oil Plans in California. indybay.org Year After Huntington Beach Spill, Federal Officials Still Haven't Acted…

____ (2022-09-30). Homegrown, high-quality goods prevail. ecns.cn Chinese consumers have become more conservative regarding buying nonessential goods and are paying more attention to the quality of purchased products, with homegrown brands gaining increased popularity among millennial and Generation Z consumers.

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-09-30). New heart attack insight could lead to better survival rates after surgery. imperial.ac.uk New research shows how doctors can improve the timing of surgery for some heart attack patients by the levels of a particular protein in their blood.

Press Associates (2022-09-30). Dissenting union, Machinists District 19, negotiates new deal with railroads. peoplesworld.org WASHINGTON—The one rail union whose members rejected the proposed national contract between the nation's big freight railroads and unions representing their 115,000 workers has negotiated a newand it says, a betterdeal. And now those 4,900 members of Machinists District 19 will vote on it. Their agreement, announced September 26, follows the basic plan all 13 …

____ (2022-09-30). Iran to counter US' hostile move taken against Iranian drones. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 30 (MNA) — The Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Iran Major General Bagheri said that Islamic Republic of Iran will counter any US hostile move taken against drones of the country.

____ (2022-09-30). Iran embassy condemns Kabul blast. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 30 (MNA) — The Iranian Embassy in Kabul strongly condemned the explosion in an educational center in this country that resulted in the martyrdom of some students.

San Francisco Public Library (2022-09-30). Thursday 10/13: Author Event: Comrade Sisters: Women of the Black Panther Party. indybay.org San Francisco Main Library | 100 Larkin St | San Francisco, CA 94102…

Dahr Jamail (2022-09-30). "The Wind Knows Yournewsauthor">": Dahr Jamail on William Rivers Pitt. truthout.org The title of William Rivers Pitt's unpublished book about the pandemic is: Please Take This, Because I Love You and I Might Die. A COVID Diary. He sent me the manuscript not too long ago so I could read it, and give him input on where it might make the most sense to have it published. | With the pandemic, as he was consistently able to do, Will saw what was coming, knew the consequences could well be catastrophic, and behaved accordingly. Each of those things is a true gift. The ability (and willingness) to see what was coming before most people, knowing in his heart what the consequences could mean, and then tak…

____ (2022-09-30). Turkey hits 16 PKK targets in N Iraq. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 30 (MNA) — A total of 16 targets have been destroyed by the Turkish armed forces in a military operation against Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), Turkey's Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said on Thursday.

WSWS (2022-09-30). Thousands of Virginia students from almost one hundred schools walk out in protest over new proposed anti-transgender school policies. wsws.org Students from across the state responded to far-right governor's attempt to undermine the civil rights of transgender students.

____ (2022-09-30). Iran calls for UN support for interaction between Syria, OPCW. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 30 (MNA) — The Iranian Permanent Ambassador to the United Nations called on the UN Security Council (UNSC) to support the current constructive interaction between Syria and the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW).

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-09-30). Meet Hayley Wong, President of Imperial College Union. imperial.ac.uk Hayley Wong is the new president of Imperial's students' union.

Anonymous669 (2022-09-30). Protests In Syria's Al-Tanf Against US-led Coalition (Videos). southfront.org

Jonathan Nack (2022-09-30). Thursday 10/6: Lessons of the 2022 National Strike in Ecuador. indybay.org To register for the webinar: act.dsausa.org/signup/2022-national-protest-in-ecuador/

WSWS (2022-09-30). No to another school year of mass infection and death! Mobilize Canada's education workers to fight for the global elimination of COVID-19! wsws.org Governments in every province, from John Horgan's New Democrats in British Columbia to the hard-right Ford Tories in Ontario, reopened schools at the beginning of this month after dismantling all remaining COVID public health measures.

WSWS (2022-09-30). Virginia Thomas, wife of Supreme Court justice, reaffirms Trump's "Big Lie" wsws.org Chairman of the committee Bennie Thompson told CNN reporters that it was unlikely the committee would meet next week, further increasing the chances that Thomas' testimony will not be featured in a public hearing until after the midterm elections.

Office of Carroll Fife (2022-09-30). A Deep Dive Into Oakland's Measure Q Article 34 Authorization. indybay.org You might be wondering, why is there a ballot measure asking Oakland voters to authorize low-rent housing units? Why is this required, what will it do and what is this Article 34?>

Lourdes Rosado (2022-09-30). Hurricanes Don't Discriminate, So Why Do Puerto Ricans Remain 'Separate and Unequal'? (OPINION). latinorebels.com The Supreme Court now has a historic opportunity to begin taking apart the colonial framework undermining Puerto Rico by turning the page on the century-old Insular Cases and the legal precedent that has perpetuated systemic biases—and it should.

Dolores Perez Heilbron (2022-09-30). Sunday 10/9: Blessing of the Animals. indybay.org First Unitarian Universalist Society – in the Chapel | 1187 Franklin Street (at Geary Blvd) | San Francisco, CA 94109…

State Legislature (2022-09-30). AB 1655 – California Juneteenth "Optional" Holiday – Final Call. indybay.org Governor Newsom has a large stack of bills to consider and Juneteenth at the bottom. A very interesting and convoluted piece of legislation, either way it will be interesting.

WSWS (2022-09-30). Devastation from Hurricane Ian: Another disaster inflicted by American capitalism. wsws.org The death toll and destruction in Florida are of immense dimensions and demonstrate the failure of capitalist society. Such disasters are not "natural," but the predictable result of the inability of the profit system to address climate change and its environmental consequences.

____ (2022-09-30). Iran's SCO membership can solve banking problems: Lawmaker. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 30 (MNA) — Sanctions have brought about problems in the financial and baking transactions of the country, so that Iran's membership at Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will solve this problem significantly.

Labor Video Project (2022-09-30). No Honors For Former Japan Prime Minister Abe Say Protesters In San Francisco. indybay.org

Yaffa Shir-Raz (2022-09-30). Breaking: Leaked Video Reveals Serious Side-Effects Related to the Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Covered Up by the Israeli MOH. globalresearch.ca

Mark Gruenberg (2022-09-30). San Francisco Airport fast food workers win raises, better health care. peoplesworld.org SAN FRANCISCO —It took a short strike, a peaceful sit-in which led to 41 arrests, and a viral video about workers who can't afford the fast-food meals they serve their customers, but 1,000 San Francisco Airport food service workers won tentative agreement on a better contract featuring "significant" raises and employer-paid family health care. Details …

Jess Curtis (2022-09-30). Friday 11/18: dark/lessons/rupture. indybay.org CounterPulse | 80 Turk Street | San Francisco, CA 94102…

Staff (2022-09-30). VIDEO: National Day of Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 30 (MNA) — September 30 is the commemoration day of the world-renowned Iranian poet Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi.

Cristina Escobar (2022-09-30). More Than 20 Years Later, New York Latino Film Festival Has Become a Key Institution (INTERVIEW). latinorebels.com Since its launch in 1999, the New York Latino Film Festival continues growing and features diverse creators—not just along racial and gender lines, but also in what they're making.

____ (2022-09-30). Aftermath of NASA satellite's collision with asteroid. ecns.cn NASA on Thursday shared the first images captured by the James Webb and Hubble space telescopes of a spacecraft slamming into an asteroid in a first-of-its-kind experiment earlier this week.

Mark Trahant (2022-09-30). Leonard Peltier, longest serving U.S. political prisoner, should be free. peoplesworld.org Leonard Peltier's name has become a story that reflects other stories. One narrative describes Peltier as America's longest political prisoner, serving more than 46 years in a federal maximum security prison. In that telling, Peltier has become a humanitarian and a 78-year-old Turtle Mountain elder who has been incarcerated for far too long. There is …

WSWS (2022-09-30). After the Bank of England intervention financial turmoil continues. wsws.org The universal view in financial markets is that nothing has been resolved and a new crisis could erupt at any time, not only in the UK but also in the US where bond markets are undergoing major swings, far beyond anything in "normal" times.

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-09-30). Jameel Institute announces initiative to increase global pandemic preparedness. imperial.ac.uk Imperial's Jameel Institute has announced plans for a major new global initiative to prepare for future pandemics.

San Francisco Public Library (2022-09-30). Sunday 10/30: Film: Plague at the Golden Gate Screening and Panel Discussion. indybay.org San Francisco Main Library | 100 Larkin St | San Francisco, CA 94102…

Ramon du Houx (2022-09-30). Elected officials encourage EPA to use California standards as baseline for Clean Cars. indybay.org Over 600 elected officials support the Biden-Harris Administration in implementing stronger vehicle standards to reduce carbon emissions by 2030. They also want the nation to apply CA's strong clean car standards as soon as possible.

Deweylaura (2022-09-30). Democracy is on the line in November. cpusa.org The following is adapted from a talk given at the online Marxist School in 2022. People's life experience has a decisive influence on their reaction to events. But it is not always determinative. Someone influenced by progressive class-struggle ideas, racial and gender equality, and generally by mass democratic movements and who gains a relative …

Bay Action To Free Julian Assange (2022-09-30). Saturday 10/8: Free Julian Assange NOW! Global Day Of Action. indybay.org Harry Bridges Plaza | Between Ferry Building & Embaradero | San Francisco…

Staff (2022-09-30). El tiempo: Lluvias en la mitad oriental. cubadebate.cu Será abundante la nubosidad en la región oriental con algunos chubascos y tormentas eléctricas, que serán numerosos en la tarde y hasta el anochecer, principalmente desde Camagàºey a Holguín. En el resto del archipiélago amanecerá parcialmente nublado y se nublará ocasionalmente en la tarde con aisladas lluvias.

Staff (2022-09-30). Poema: "Marcha triunfal del Ejército Rebelde", del Indio Naborí (+Video). cubadebate.cu Hoy se cumplen 100 años del nacimiento de Jesús Orta Ruiz. Por esta razón, el sitio web Fidel Soldado de las Ideas recuerda el vínculo entre el líder de la Revolución Cubana y el gran poeta cubano, conocido como El Indio Naborí. Compartimos con los lectores el poema Marcha triunfal del Ejército Rebelde.

Staff (2022-09-30). El Indio Naborí: Un centenario con cristal de aumento. cubadebate.cu Hoy viernes 30 de septiembre el Indio Naborí cumpliría cien años. Pero sucede que los asuntos relacionados con este poeta no me son nada fáciles. Digamos que mi palabra es absorbida por la fuerza de un amor intensamente limpio y lleno de recuerdos. øUn dilema? Sí, un dilema, tal vez resuelto a medias cuando pongo en práctica una suerte de distanciamiento donde la imagen cercana queda sustituida por vocablos que poco a poco van permitiéndome el desarrollo de algunas temáticas.

TeleSUR, DRL, MER (2022-09-30). Continúan labores para el restablecimiento del sistema eléctrico en Cuba tras huracán Ian. telesurtv.net Las principales acciones se centran en recuperar el servicio eléctrico el cual quedó con serias afectaciones.

TeleSUR- MER (2022-09-30). Sondeo: Lula mantiene liderazgo para elecciones en Brasil. telesurtv.net El sondeo precisa que el Lula conservó el mismo porcentaje con respecto al estudio anterior, difundido el pasado 22 de septiembre.

Fight Back (2022-09-30). MN Cuba car caravan presses for an end to the blockade on Cuba. fightbacknews.org Minneapolis, MN – Twin Cities Cuba solidarity activists organized a car caravan, September 25, to "End the U.S. Blockade of Cuba." It is part of a campaign initiated by the Puentas de Amor (Bridges of Love) out of Miami. For over a year they have called on supporters of Cuba from around the world to hold car caravans on the fourth Sunday of the month. | This month, once again the Minnesota caravan drove along a busy street in a predominantly Latino neighborhood. Cars were decorated with Cuban flags and displayed signs that read, "Cuba si bloqueo no," "U.S. hands off Cuba" and "Let Cuba live!" Along the route, pe…

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-30). Rusia: incidente de Nord Stream fue en zona controlada por EE.UU. telesurtv.net La portavoz de la Cancillería rusa recordó que EE.UU. ha luchado contra este proyecto durante muchos años.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-09-30). Venezuela se suma al plan de paz total impulsado por Colombia. telesurtv.net El presidente Nicolás Maduro, asimismo, celebró el llamado a la paz total que formuló su homólogo colombiano en días pasados.

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-09-30). Reportan derrumbe de una mina en Durango, México. telesurtv.net El gobernador de Durango, Esteban Villegas, informó que se desplegaron equipos de Protección Civil, servicio de rescate especializado y atención médica.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-30). Perú instala comisión para atender derrame de crudo en Loreto. telesurtv.net La decisión se tomó tras una rotura en el Oleoducto Norperuano vertiera unos 2, 0 barriles de crudo en el río Cuninico, en la región de Loreto.

Staff (2022-09-30). UNE: El Sistema Eléctrico Nacional ya está integrado. cubadebate.cu Ayer a las 18: 25 horas se sincronizaron los sistemas aislados de la región occidental y oriental y quedó el SEN operando como un Sistema integrado. Se afectó el servicio por déficit de capacidad de generación durante todo el día en el sistema aislado de la región centro oriental.

TeleSUR, EN (2022-09-30). El 37 % de los usuarios de La Habana ya tiene electricidad. telesurtv.net La Empresa Eléctrica de La Habana informó, en rueda de prensa, que 316.000 de sus usuarios ya tienen servicio eléctrico en la capital.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-09-30). Ian se degrada a tormenta tropical tras dejar daños en EE.UU. telesurtv.net Ian golpeó como huracán categoría 4 la costa occidental de Florida, donde ha causado inundaciones "catastróficas" y cortes de electricidad que han afectado a 2.000.000 de hogares.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-30). Jarbas Barbosa da Silva es elegido director de la OPS. telesurtv.net Barbosa ocupaba el cargo de subdirector de la OPS, donde ha liderado los esfuerzos de la organización para aumentar el acceso equitativo a las vacunas contra la Covid-19.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-09-30). Rechazan críticas de Bolsonaro al sistema electoral brasileño. telesurtv.net El TSE consideró la postura del PL "sin sustento en la realidad", y afirmó que es información fraudulenta que atenta contra el estado democrático de derecho.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-09-30). Tormenta tropical Orlene amenaza al Pacífico mexicano. telesurtv.net "Grandes marejadas generadas por Orlene afectarán la costa de suroeste de México y el extremo sur de la península de Baja California para este fin de semana", señaló el CNH.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-30). Autorizan salida de Argentina a otros 2 tripulantes del avión Emtrasur. telesurtv.net La decisión fue ratificada por el juez Federico Villena, del Juzgado Federal Criminal y Correccional de Lomas de Zamora 1.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-30). Tormenta Ian se dirige a Carolina del Sur tras devastar Florida. telesurtv.net Se ha reportado al menos un muerto, mientras hay más de 2,5 millones de personas sin electricidad en la Floridad.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-09-30). Presidente Maduro llama a ampliar vocación exportadora de Venezuela. telesurtv.net "Vamos a la apertura total de la frontera, paso a paso, de manera segura", manifestó el presidente venezolano.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-30). Presidente de Cuba visita zonas afectadas por el huracán Ian. telesurtv.net El mandatario cubano recorrió diversos lugares afectados por el huracán Ian en La Habana, Pinar del Río y Artemisa.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-09-30). Desempleo en Chile alcanza un 7,9 % en trimestre junio-agosto. telesurtv.net En el caso de las mujeres, la tasa de desocupación se ubica en el 8,2 por ciento y la de los hombres fue de 7,7 por ciento.

Staff (2022-09-30). Historias desde Pinar del Río: "Perdimos todo, pero estamos vivos" cubadebate.cu De la casa de José Andrés Balagaño Martínez, vecino del kilómetro 17 en la carretera de Pinar a San Juan y Martínez, en Río Seco, solo quedan par de postes en pie que sostienen la estructura de la casa, casi sin paredes ni techo."Tengo 53 años y he vivido varias catástrofes, pero ninguna como esta", cuenta el pinareño mientras señala lo poco que quedó de su vivienda.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-30). Ian vuelve a convertirse en huracán. telesurtv.net Ian se encontraba a a 390 kilómetros (km) al sur de Charleston, en Carolina del Sur, y a 540 km de Cabo Fear, en Carolina del Norte, según el NHC.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-30). Venezuela y Bolivia refrendan lazos de cooperación y amistad. telesurtv.net Ambos cancilleres manifestaron la condena a la "imposición de medidas coercitivas unilaterales de acoso económico, las cuales afectan el derecho del pueblo venezolano al desarrollo".

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-30). Nuevo sondeo ratifica ventaja de Lula sobre Bolsonaro en Brasil. telesurtv.net Lula obtuvo el 48 por ciento de intenciones de votos válidos, mientras que Bolsonaro recibió el 38 por ciento.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-09-30). Cuba agradece solidaridad de México y Venezuela tras huracán. telesurtv.net Díaz-Canel encabezó una reunión para poner en marcha un plan de recuperación del país tras el paso de Ian.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-30). Campañas en Brasil entran en recta final para comicios. telesurtv.net En esta jornada está previsto que se realicen un debate televisivo entre siete de los 11 candidatos presidenciales.

TeleSUR, fgh, JGN (2022-09-30). Ejercitarse para cuidar el corazón. telesurtv.net El Día Mundial del Corazón se celebra cada 29 de septiembre. Acá les dejamos algunas recomendaciones para cuidarlo.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-30). Declaran emergencia por el huracán Ian en Virginia, EE.UU. telesurtv.net El gobernador instó a los residentes de Virginia a prepararse ante lluvias intensas, inundaciones, daños por viento y tornados.

Struggle, La Lucha (2022-09-30). 'Hands Off Assange' rally at U.S. DOJ: Sat. Oct. 8, 12:00 noon. struggle-la-lucha.org

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-30). Nicaragua: un mundo sin armas atómicas para alcanzar la paz. telesurtv.net El mandatario indicó que los recursos usados para este sector se pueden emplear en ayudar a los países que más lo necesiten.

Ann Brown (2022-09-30). Special Report: Black Mental Health Resources In Atlanta, Houston, Dallas, Chicago, And Los Angeles. moguldom.com Although African Americans are 20 percent more likely to experience serious mental health issues due to various factors, they are also less open to seeking professional help. Just one in three Black people who struggle with mental health issues will seek out the appropriate treatment. The hesitancy to seek professional mental health is due to a misunderstanding …

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-29). Who Profits from Pipeline Terror? libya360.wordpress.com Pepe Escobar Secret talks between Russia and Germany to resolve their Nord Stream 1 and 2 issues had to be averted at any cost The War of Economic Corridors has entered incandescent, uncharted territory: Pipeline Terror. A sophisticated military operation — that required exhaustive planning, possibly involving several actors — blew up four separate sections of…

____ (2022-09-29). Gas leaks from Nord Stream pipelines not to cease until Sunday: DEA. ecns.cn The director of the Danish Energy Agency (DEA) Kristoffer Bottzauw said on Wednesday that the gas leaks from the Nord Stream pipelines will continue until the end of the week.

____ (2022-09-29). Work on west-east gas pipeline underway. ecns.cn China Oil &Gas Pipeline Network Corp, China's largest energy infrastructure owner also known as PipeChina, announced on Wednesday the official launch of construction on West-East Gas Pipeline 4.

Staff (2022-09-29). US rejects being involved in Nord Stream sabotage. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — The idea that the United States was somehow involved in the apparent sabotage attacks against the Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipelines is preposterous, US State Department spokesperson Ned Price said on Wednesday.

Editor (2022-09-29). The Timing of the Pipeline Attack. scheerpost.com Biden calling for overthrow of Putin in Warsaw in March. (Office of the President) | By Joe Lauria / President Joe Biden, with German Chancellor Olaf Scholz by his side, promised a White House press conference in early February that the U.S. was "able" to shut down the German-Russian Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline in the Baltic Sea if Russia invaded Ukraine. | A reporter asked Biden, "But how will you do that, exactly, since…the project is in Germany's control?" Biden said: "I promise you, we will be able to…

_____ (2022-09-29). Facts Related To The Sabotage Attack On The Nord Stream Pipelines. popularresistance.org For decades the U.S. opposed European projects to receive energy from Russia. It wants Europe to buy more expensive U.S. oil and gas. | Europe's, and especially Germany's industry, depends on cheap energy from Russia. Without it Europe will be de-industrialized and go broke. | The U.S. had threatened to disable the pipelines connecting Europe to Russia. Currently the U.S. is winning its war on Europe's, mainly Germany's, industries and people. Yesterday's sabotage attack on the Nord Stream I and II pipelines, which are supposed to bring Russian natural gas to Germany, mean that the the war on Germany has entered…

_____ (2022-09-29). Cuba Says Yes To The Code Of Families! popularresistance.org Cuba dawned today with great expectation for the long-awaited news: The Family Code will be law, after the majority of Cubans supported the document during the popular Referendum held on Sunday. | Early this morning, the president of the National Electoral Council (CEN), Alina Balseiro Gutiérrez, announced in a live broadcast that the preliminary results of the vote count has affirmed that the Code will be law. | The count at this point has determined that 3,936,790 of the 6,251,786 Cubans who went to the polls voted Yes for the document (66.87 percent). With most of the ballots counted, the electoral authority a…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-29). DPR Civilians on Why They Wanted a Referendum to Join Russia. libya360.wordpress.com My overview of the DPR referendum to join Russia. It's mainly the people themselves talking, over the course of 5 days, including door-to-door voting (no, not at gunpoint) and voting in voting stations on the 5th day. Western commentators would do well to listen to them (but we know they won't). Summary: -they waited 8…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-29). Russian Foreign Ministry Statement on Ukraine, Nord Stream Sabotage. libya360.wordpress.com Excerpts from the Briefing by Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova, Moscow, September 29, 2022 Donbass and Ukraine update On September 27, the Donetsk and Lugansk people's republics, Kherson and Zaporozhye regions completed referendums on accession to the Russian Federation. The high voter turnout and the results speak for themselves: the people in those regions do…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-29). Referendum Observer from South Africa: 'People Really Wanted it For a Long Time'. libya360.wordpress.com The youth league of South Africa's ruling party has been slammed by the country's Ukrainian community after it endorsed the referendums on joining Russia that were held in four regions there. RT talked to Khulekani Skosana, the chairperson of International Relations for the African National Congress Youth League.

Staff (2022-09-29). Ukraine Condemns Venezuela, Brazil and Uruguay After Donbass Referendum. orinocotribune.com Ukraine labels Brazil, Venezuela and Uruguay as "criminals" for having acted as observers in the referendum held in areas controlled by Russia in the Donbass region. | On Tuesday, September 27, a statement was issued that read, "Partners in crime are also criminals," by the so-called Ministry of Reintegration of the Temporarily Occupied Territories of Ukraine, threatening to punish independent observers who participated in the vote on the accession to Russia. | On Tuesday, the referendum came to a close in the people's republics of Donetsk and Lugansk (east) and in the regions of Kherson and Zaporizhzhia (south),…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-29). EU Parliamentarian Calls to Sanction All Observers of Donbass Referendums. libya360.wordpress.com Max Blumenthal, Anya Parampil MEP Nathalie Loiseau of France is lobbying for individual sanctions on all observers of the Russian-organized referendums in the Donbass region. She has singled out journalist Vanessa Beeley not only for her coverage of the vote, but for her reporting on the foreign-back war against Syria's government. A French Member of…

Contributing Writers (2022-09-29). EU parliamentarian calls to sanction Vanessa Beeley and all observers of Donbass referendums/ By MAX BLUMENTHAL AND ANYA PARAMPIL ∑SEPTEMBER 29, 2022. marktaliano.net Original Link Here: EU parliamentarian calls to sanction Vanessa Beeley and all observers of Donbass referendums The Grayzone MEP Nathalie Loiseau of France is lobbying for individual sanctions on all observers of the Russian-organized referendums in the Donbass region. She has singled out journalist Vanessa Beeley not only for her coverage of the vote, but …

Anonymous767 (2022-09-29). Battle For Krasny Liman Heats Up In Midst Of Russia's Move To Accept New Regions. southfront.org A T-80 battle tank of Kyiv's forces is destroyed in Kharkov Region | Attempts of Kyiv's forces to break the Russian defense in the area of Krasny Liman have dramatically increased in the midst of Russia's expected move to accept Donetsk, Lugansk, Kherson and Zaporozhie regions following voting there. | As of the afternoon of September 29, Russian units retreated from the eastern part of Kupyansk town in the Liman sector. At the same time, advance of Kyiv's forces was reported in the settlement of Kovsharovka, which was at…

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-29). Cuatro regiones en Ucrania piden su adhesión a Rusia. telesurtv.net Donetsk, Lugansk, Jersón y Zaporiyia aprobaron en referendos, realizados del 23 al 27 de septiembre, decidir su adhesión a Rusia.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-29). Ukraine: Cuban Missile Crisis 2.0? libya360.wordpress.com Anatoly Antonov It is safe to assume that any use of nuclear weapons could quickly lead to an escalation of a local or regional conflict into a global one. As Henry Kissinger wrote in 2014, "The demonization of Vladimir Putin is not a policy; it is an alibi for the absence of one." I have commenced my…

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2022-09-29). "Preemptive Nuclear War": The Historic Battle for Peace and Democracy. A Third World War Threatens the Future of Humanity. globalresearch.ca US nuclear doctrine consists in portraying nuclear weapons as a means of "self defense" rather than a "weapon of mass destruction". There are powerful financial interests behind Joe Biden's $1.3 trillion nuclear weapons program initiated under Obama.

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-29). US Targets Iran's Oil Exports With New Sanctions as Nuclear Deal Talks Stall. news.antiwar.com The US on Thursday announced new sanctions targeting Iran's oil exports in the latest sign that a revival of the Iran nuclear deal is unlikely. The State Department announced sanctions on two Chinese-based firms accused of trading Iranian oil, while the Treasury Department designated several entities based in Hong Kong, Iran, India, and the UAE. …

Shane Quinn (2022-09-29). An Overview of US Nuclear Weapons and Arms Expenditure. globalresearch.ca

Jeremy Kuzmarov (2022-09-29). Is that a chilling echo of Dr. Strangelove we are hearing from Biden's nominee to oversee nuclear weapons arsenal? struggle-la-lucha.org

Ann Brown (2022-09-29). US Government: We Warned Russia Privately There Will Be Catastrophic Consequences If They Use Nukes. moguldom.com Behind closed doors, the U.S. government apparently warned Russian President Vladimir Putin against the use of nuclear weapons. Now, President Joe Biden's administration is sending the message through the media. Pentagon and U.S. officials made the rounds on Sunday talk shows Sept. 25 issuing the warning publicly. But on Sept. 28, Russia announced that it …

Robert C. Koehler (2022-09-29). Nuclear War and Moral Sanity. commondreams.org In a spiritual and moral sense, the world's nuclear powers are the most underdeveloped nations—committed to maintaining power over, rather than power with, the rest of the planet.

Jeffrey D. Sachs (2022-09-29). The Urgent Need for a Draft Ukraine-Russia Peace Agreement. commondreams.org Today's fraught situation can easily spin out of control, as the world has done on so many past occasions—yet this time with the possibility of nuclear catastrophe.

WSWS (2022-09-29). Sri Lankan SEP/IYSSE to hold online public meeting against nuclear war. wsws.org The online public meeting "Build an international working class movement to stop nuclear war danger" will be held at 4 p.m. on Sunday, October 16.

Staff (2022-09-29). Qatar, Turkey, Saudi Arabia become members of IAEA's BoG. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — In its annual meeting, the International Atomic Energy Agency cast a positive vote for the membership of Qatar, Turkey and Saudi Arabia in the Board of Governors.

SouthFront5 (2022-09-29). Military Situation In Ukraine On September 29, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org Russia struck the 92nd Mechanised Brigade of the AFU near Kupyansk with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck the 14th Mechanised Brigade of the AFU near Kharkov with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Pavlograd with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Gulyaypole with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Nikolayev with high-precision missiles; | Russia stru…

Anonymous767 (2022-09-29). Military Situation In Kharkiv Region On September 29, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-29). Putin to Approve Annexation of Ukrainian Territories at Ceremony on Friday. news.antiwar.com The Kremlin announced Thursday that Russian President Vladimir Putin will take the first step to annex four Ukrainian territories by signing a document at a ceremony that will take place at 3 PM Moscow time on Friday. Russia is moving quickly to absorb the territory it controls in Kherson, Zaporizhzhia, and the breakaway Donbas republics …

SouthFront5 (2022-09-29). Military Situation In Southern Ukraine On September 29, 2022. southfront.org

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-29). New $1.1 Billion Arms Package for Ukraine Includes 18 HIMARS Launchers. news.antiwar.com The Pentagon announced a new $1.1 billion arms package for Ukraine on Wednesday that includes 18 High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems (HIMARS). So far, the US has delivered Ukraine 16 HIMARS, which are made by Lockheed Martin. The arms package is being given to Ukraine through the Ukraine Security Assistance Initiative (USAI), which allows the …

Infobrics (2022-09-29). Is Russia really losing in Ukraine. infobrics.org While the propaganda machine works round the clock to create an alternate reality that doesn't exist past a TV or smartphone screen, the economic and social unraveling resulting from the failed economic siege of Russia has been affecting hundreds of millions around the world.

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-29). Pentagon to Set Up a New Command for Arming Ukraine. news.antiwar.com The US is planning to establish a new command base in Germany that will focus entirely on supporting Ukraine in its war against Russia, Establishing the command would be part of the Western effort to support Ukraine in the long term, as there are no signs that the war will be ending anytime soon. The command would oversee the arming and training of Ukrainian forces. | US officials told the Times that Gen. Christopher G. Cavoli, the top US military officer in Europe, recently submitted a proposal to Secretary of Defense Lloyd Aust…

Zero Hedge (2022-09-29). Zelensky Reveals How Much US Taxpayers Give Ukraine Monthly. globalresearch.ca

Drago Bosnic (2022-09-29). Zelensky admits U.S. sends $1.5 billion to Kiev regime per month. struggle-la-lucha.org

Workers World Party (2022-09-29). PDF of September 29 issue. workers.org Download the PDF. Inclusive, expansive, revolutionary New Family Code approved by Cubans 2-to-1 Battling billionaire developers Saladin Muhammad remembered Editorial: U.S. hypocrisy and Iran Labor on the march At Philly's Home Depot California farmworkers Teamster women rally at Amazon HQ U.S. proxy war Western capital grabs Ukraine's farms Antiwar movement . . . |

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-09-29). Conditioned for War With Russia. orinocotribune.com By Ray McGovern Sep 22, 2022 | Ray McGovern reviews key pieces of background that — thanks to the media — few Americans know about the widest war in 77 years that is now on our doorstep. | Thanks to Establishment media, the sorcerer apprentices advising President Joe Biden — I refer to Secretary of State Antony Blinken, National Security Advisor Jacob Sullivan and China specialist Kurt Campbell — will have no trouble rallying Americans for the widest war in 77 years, starting in Ukraine, and maybe spreading to China. And, shockingly, under false pretenses. | Most Americans are oblivi…

Medea Benjamin (2022-09-29). "End War in Ukraine" Say 66 Nations at UN General Assembly. globalresearch.ca

____ (2022-09-29). EU executive proposes 8th package of 'biting sanctions' against Russia. ecns.cn The European Commission on Wednesday proposed a new package of "biting sanctions" against Russia, aimed at making the Kremlin "pay" for escalating the conflict in Ukraine.

Staff (2022-09-29). Putin to annex 4 regions of Ukraine on Friday. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — Russian President Vladimir Putin will on Friday begin formally annexing 15% of Ukrainian territory, presiding at a ceremony in the Kremlin to declare four Ukrainian regions part of Russia.

Anand Naidoo (2022-09-29). The Heat: Ukraine Conflict. america.cgtn.com Another crisis as the Russia-Ukraine conflict heads into its eighth month.

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-29). UN Security Council to Convene on Nord Stream Attacks at Russia's Request. news.antiwar.com

Infobrics (2022-09-29). Indo-Russian Trade Up 120% This Year So Far. infobrics.org According to Ushakov, the two nations are currently working on bilateral measures to expand the use of national currencies, the ruble and the rupee, in mutual settlements…

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-29). Russia Open to In-Person Talks With US on New START Treaty. news.antiwar.com Russia's Foreign Ministry said Thursday that Moscow was "At the moment, we are exploring possibilities for holding a face-to-face session," Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said, Zakharova said that there is an "ongoing dialogue"

SouthFront5 (2022-09-29). Military Situation In Syria On September 29, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org On September 29, the Russian Ministry of Defense recorded no hostilities and ceasefire violations in the Idlib region in the past 24 hours; | On September 29, Turkish security forces arrested three SDF members in the cities of Afrin and Azaz; | On September 29, SAA sent new military reinforcements to the city of Bukamal in the eastern countryside of Deir Ezzor; | On September 28, SAA artillery shelled positions of Turkish-backed forces in the al-Barah area; | On Sept…

_____ (2022-09-29). West Steps Up Sanctions against Turkey. journal-neo.org At the behest of Washington, Western countries are intensifying the crisis in relations with Ankara by imposing more and more anti-Turkish sanctions. Be it for the drilling operations in the eastern Mediterranean, the purchase of Russian surface-to-air missile systems, or simply because of rapprochement with Russia anything goes. All of this is done with …

Infobrics (2022-09-29). Are Russia and China Destined for Competition as Moscow Pivots East. infobrics.org With trade balance between Moscow and Beijing approaching $200 billion, this deepening dependence – and, especially if Russia became a beneficiary of Chinese technology – could be hyped up as Russia becoming a side-car to Chinese geopolitical ambitions by many Western observers…

A Guest Author (2022-09-29). Say NO to U.S. wars! Oct. 15-22 actions. workers.org The United National Antiwar Coalition (UNAC) is organizing for protests the week of Oct. 15-22 in this call posted at unac.peace.org. Back to the streets! Say NO to U.S. wars! Stop Washington's war moves toward Russia and China. Stop endless wars: Iraq, Syria, Somalia, Palestine, everywhere. Join us in protest . . . |

WSWS (2022-09-29). Munich Philharmonic's first violinist sacked by city's SPD-Green council for being "too close to Russia" wsws.org Nasturica-Herschcowici has been celebrated as the "devil's violinist," in reference to early 19th century violin virtuoso Niccolo Paganini.

SouthFront5 (2022-09-29). Western Withdrawal Of Citizens From Russia May Be A Provocation. southfront.org By Lucas Leiroz, researcher in Social Sciences at the Rural Federal University of Rio de Janeiro; geopolitical consultant. | The US and some other Western countries announced the evacuation of their citizens from the Russian territory. In a context of tensions between Moscow and NATO, this type of attitude sounds like a threat, further worsening the scenario of global security crisis. | The US State Department has asked Russia-based American citizens to leave the country immediately. The appeal was posted on the w…

_____ (2022-09-29). PRC-ROK Relations: Cultural Exchanges. journal-neo.org After THAAD was deployed in the Republic of Korea in 2016, China restricted access to its market for South Korean (pop) culture content, including games, movies, TV series and popular music. Korean artists were banned from touring in China. However, the Chinese government did not issue any official decrees on this matter: restrictions were imposed …

Doug Rooney (2022-09-29). Britain Takes Aggressive Anti-China Line with Hawkish PM Liz Truss. globalresearch.ca

____ (2022-09-29). China blasts U.S. for cyber attacks on Chinese university. ecns.cn

____ (2022-09-29). Zambia, China hold forum to deepen trade, investment ties. ecns.cn The first China-Zambia investment forum opened Wednesday in Lusaka, the capital of Zambia, with the two countries pledging to deepen trade and investment relations.

____ (2022-09-29). Preserved 1,000-year-old cake found in Xinjiang shows China's 'unity in diversity. ecns.cn Amongst the many historical treasures on display at the Xinjiang Museum in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, a one-of-a-kind 1,000-year-old cake is small yet riveting.

____ (2022-09-29). Steady growth for transport infrastructure. ecns.cn China has promoted infrastructure construction to boost economic development during the headwinds caused by COVID-19, officials from the Ministry of Transport said on Wednesday.

____ (2022-09-29). Million-year-old skull found in China provides insight in human evolutionary. ecns.cn Archaeologists and paleontologists recently discovered a roughly 1-million-year-old human skull fossil in Central China's Hubei Province, possibly offering a monumental clue in the study of the evolution of Homo erectus in East Asia.

____ (2022-09-29). Undersea expressway tunnel in north China built. ecns.cn Construction of an undersea tunnel was completed on Thursday in Dalian Bay, which accommodates a two-way six-lane urban expressway through the sea area in the city of Dalian, Liaoning Province.

____ (2022-09-29). BRI praised for connecting nations. ecns.cn Infrastructure is regarded as a pillar industry for all countries, and sustainable and green projects built with China's Belt and Road Initiative have greatly enhanced connectivity and contributed to better growth of the developing world, experts say.

____ (2022-09-29). Xi to attend Martyrs' Day event, present flowers to fallen national heroes. ecns.cn Xi Jinping and other leaders of the Communist Party of China and the state will join representatives from all walks of life in presenting flowers to fallen national heroes on Friday morning in Tian'anmen Square.

____ (2022-09-29). Earliest gibbon fossils found in southwest China. ecns.cn Paleontologists have discovered fossils of a small catarrhine dating back 7 million to 8 million years in southwest China's Yunnan Province.

____ (2022-09-29). China unveils measures to secure fiscal support for construction of national parks. ecns.cn China has introduced a raft of measures to guarantee fiscal support for building a nature reserve system with national parks at its heart.

____ (2022-09-29). Xi, Japanese PM exchange congratulations on th anniversary of normalization of China-Japan diplomatic relations. ecns.cn Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida on Thursday exchanged congratulatory messages over the th anniversary of the normalization of China-Japan diplomatic relations.

____ (2022-09-29). World's first cloned arctic wolf meets public in Harbin. ecns.cn Maya, the world first cloned arctic wolf, meets the public in Harbin Polarland, Northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, Sept. 28, 2022, along with two other Arctic wolves.

____ (2022-09-29). Japan issues commemorative stamps marking th anniversary of normalization of Japan-China ties. ecns.cn Japan released a set of commemorative stamps on Thursday to mark the th anniversary of the normalization of diplomatic relations between Japan and China, with pictures of giant pandas eating bamboo surrounded by crimson peonies and pale pink cherry blossoms.

____ (2022-09-29). Chinese ambassador puts forward 4 proposals on China-India relations. ecns.cn Chinese Ambassador to India Sun Weidong put forward four proposals on the development of China-India relations at a virtual event celebrating the 73rd anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.

____ (2022-09-29). From fish to human: ancient fossil unearthed in China sheds light on evolution. ecns.cn A collection of well-preserved fish fossils were unearthed in two newly discovered fossil beds from the early Silurian Period – around 439 to 436 million years ago – in Southwest China's Chongqing Municipality and Guizhou Province.

____ (2022-09-29). World's first 2000-ton-class offshore wind farm installation vessel put into operation in S.China's Guangzhou. ecns.cn The world's first 2,000-ton-class offshore wind power installation platform named Baihetan was formally delivered and put into operation in Guangzhou, South China's Guangdong Province.

____ (2022-09-29). Reset in bilateral ties seen benefiting all. ecns.cn Putting China-U.S. relations back on the track of healthy and stable development at an early date serves the fundamental interests of the two peoples and meets the expectations of the international community.

____ (2022-09-29). 13 panda cubs make debut in Sichuan. ecns.cn Thirteen panda cubs, all born at the Giant Panda Protection and Research Center this year, make debut at the breeding base in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Sept. 28, 2022.

____ (2022-09-29). New growth drivers gain steam amid China's innovation push. ecns.cn After constant efforts to push forward innovation-driven development, China has made visible progress in industrial upgrading, with new growth drivers emerging and new business forms flourishing, a recent report showed.

Staff (2022-09-29). Científicos chinos presentan a Maya, primer ejemplar de lobo ártico clonado del mundo. cubadebate.cu Ella es Maya y es el primer ejemplar de lobo ártico clonado del mundo. La empresa biotecnológica china Sinogene fue la encargada de la clonación de un animal catalogado por la Unión Internacional de Conservación de la Naturaleza como especie amenazada, informaron medios estatales chinos.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-29). Beijing exige a EE.UU. respetar el principio de una sola China. telesurtv.net El vocero de la cancillería Wang Wenbin criticó las recientes declaraciones de la vicepresidenta estadounidense Kamala Harris sobre Taiwán.

Jake Kallio (2022-09-29). US and UK undermining Bosnian democracy with sectarian electoral law changes. multipolarista.com Bosnia and Herzegovina is already governed by a neocolonial system, but the US, UK, and Israel are further undermining democracy by pushing for sectarian election law amendments that could weaken the civil rights of minorities like Jews and Roma.

Ramzy Baroud (2022-09-29). The Nablus Riots and the Future of the Palestanian Authority. mintpressnews.com The arrest of a prominent Palestinian activist, Musab Shtayyeh, and another Palestinian activist, by Palestinian Authority police on September 20 was not the first time that the notorious PA's Preventive Security Service (PSS) has arrested a Palestinian who is wanted by Israel. | PSS is largely linked to the routine arrests and torture of anti-Israeli occupation activists. Several Palestinians have died in the past as a result of PSS violence, the latest being

Ramzy Baroud (2022-09-29). The Nablus Riots and the Future of the Palestinian Authority. mintpressnews.com The arrest of a prominent Palestinian activist, Musab Shtayyeh, and another Palestinian activist, by Palestinian Authority police on September 20 was not the first time that the notorious PA's Preventive Security Service (PSS) has arrested a Palestinian who is wanted by Israel. | PSS is largely linked to the routine arrests and torture of anti-Israeli occupation activists. Several Palestinians have died in the past as a result of PSS violence, the latest being

Lee Camp (2022-09-29). Fossil Fuels Subsidized at Rate of $11 Million Per Minute. mintpressnews.com A study by none other than the IMF found that the planet collectively spends $11 million per minute on subsidies for fossil fuels, all while the world barrels towards an impending climate catastrophe.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-29). Fuerzas israelíes asesinan a cuatro palestinos en Jenín. telesurtv.net Wafa informó además que otros 44 palestinos resultaron heridos durante la operación israelí, varios de los cuales se encuentran en estado crítico.

Contributing Writers (2022-09-29). Scott Ritter on North Stream sabotage. marktaliano.net READ MORE: U.S. Act of War against the European Union: Did President Biden Order the Terror Attack against Nord Stream? Germany and EU Have Been Handed Over a Declaration of War…

Dr. Binoy Kampmark (2022-09-29). India's Billionaire Gautam Adani: "Ecological Crossdresser" globalresearch.ca

Zero Hedge (2022-09-29). Behind the BOE's Panic: Billions in Margin Calls "Death Spiraling" Into a Complete Bond Market Collapse, Pension Fund Wipe Out. globalresearch.ca

JANET (2022-09-29). COME TO A WORKERS ASSEMBLY AGAINST UNION-BUSTING SAT. Oct. 1, 3PM In UNION SQUARE. iacenter.org FROM STARBUCKS TO AMAZON and on and on…..SUPPORT THE UPRISING OF YOUNG WORKERS WELCOME IN "STRIKETOBER" 2022! The workers, most of them young workers, are rising up and transforming the labor movement. From Amazon to Starbucks, to Trader Joe's, Chipotle, REI, Apple and on and on and on… billionaires like Jeff Bezos and Howard Schultz, with the full support of Wall Street, are doing everything to crush this uprising. Come to the Workers Assembly Against Union Busting on Sat. Oct. 1, at 3pm in Union Square, and let's plan a strategy to support the uprising. October 1 is the first day of "STRIKETOBER" 2022…

Jason Ditz (2022-09-29). US Citizen Killed in Rocket Strike in Iraqi Kurdistan. news.antiwar.com The US State Department has reported that Wednesday's attack on Iraqi Kurdistan The unnamed citizen was one of

____ (2022-09-28). High U.S. inflation caused by corporate greed: The Guardian. ecns.cn High inflation in the United States has been caused by large corporations raising their prices above increasing costs, instead of wage increases, an opinion piece published by The Guardian has said.

WSWS (2022-09-29). United, Southwest flight attendants picket in US as airline workers reach breaking point. wsws.org United and Southwest airlines flight attendants picketed at airports in the US and other locations Tuesday to protest exhausting schedules, the lack of accommodation for stranded flight crews and the refusal of the carriers to increase pay in the face of surging inflation.

Anonymous669 (2022-09-29). Syrian Authorities Allow Civilians To Return To Key Southern Idlib Town. southfront.org Syrian authorities will allow civilians to return to the town of Maarat al-Numan, one of the largest urban centers in the southern Idlib countryside, in accordance with direct orders from President Bashar al-Assad, Idlib governor Thaer Salhab announced on September 28. | The Syrian Arab Army and its allies liberated Maarat al-Numan on 28 January 2020 following a fierce battle with al-Qaeda-affiliated Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS). More than 80,000 people fled the town during the battle. The vast majority o…

WSWS (2022-09-29). Sri Lankan SEP/IYSSE meeting discusses a socialist program to fight state repression. wsws.org Speakers explained that the fight against state repression, and for the release of all political prisoners, had to be based on mobilising the working class against capitalism.

Scorinoco (2022-09-29). Venezuela and Colombia Are Taking Firm Steps to Restore Cooperation, President Maduro Says. orinocotribune.com President Nicolás Maduro thanked his Colombian counterpart, Gustavo Petro, for the binational border reopening that took place on Monday, September 26. The Venezuelan president stated that the reopening of the border represents "an immense step towards restoring relations of brotherhood, unity, cooperation and complementarity." He made these comments during the Award Ceremony of Distinguished Cultural Personalities of Venezuela, held on Monday at Miraflores Palace. | The president emphasized that even in the moments of greatest tension between the two countries, caused by the former president of Colombia, Maduro…

Eric Zuesse (2022-09-29). Record Methane Leaks in Baltic Sea: U.S. Government Likely Perpetrated Biggest-Ever Catastrophic "Global Warming Event" globalresearch.ca

Pepe Escobar (2022-09-29). Germany and EU Have Been Handed Over a Declaration of War. globalresearch.ca

Anonymous765 (2022-09-29). Iran Declares War On Kurdish Insurgents In Northern Iraq. southfront.org |

_____ (2022-09-29). There's A Lot Of Jubilance And Healing In Reparations'. popularresistance.org The 1968 Kerner Commission report didn't just say that US journalists were mistelling the reality of recent civil unrest in Newark and Detroit and elsewhere. They declared that that coverage was only part of a broader media failure to "report adequately on the causes and consequences of civil disorders, and the underlying problems of race relations." | And the report linked that failure to the industry's abysmal record in seeking out, hiring, training and promoting Black people. | For those that remember Kerner, that's where it seemed to end. But actually, the report didn't say more Black journalists were the ans…

SouthFront5 (2022-09-29). Eric Zuesse: U.S. Government Likely Perpetrated Biggest-Ever Catastrophic Global-Warming Event. southfront.org On September 28th, the AP headlined

WSWS (2022-09-29). Twitter locks account of Will Lehman, rank-and-file candidate for UAW president, in act of censorship. wsws.org The lock on Lehman's account came without warning, occurring almost immediately after it tweeted a thread reporting on the support for his campaign among John Deere agricultural equipment workers.

Editor (2022-09-29). Inside America's War Machine, Integrity Is Optional. scheerpost.com The US Army outside of the Lincoln Memorial. Photo by By William J. Astore / As a military professor for six years at the U.S. Air Force Academy in the 1990s, I often walked past the honor code prominently displayed for all cadets to see. Its message was simple and clear: they were n…

Staff (2022-09-29). Iran warns about rise of terrorist groups in Afghanistan. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — Iran's envoy and Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN warns that terrorism and the emergence of terrorist groups pose a "serious threat" to Afghanistan, its neighbors, the region, and the entire international community.

Associated Press (2022-09-29). A rare seditious conspiracy trial is underway over U.S. Capitol attack. america.cgtn.com The founder of the Oath Keepers and four associates will stand trial for their role in Jan. 6th, 2021 attack on the U.S. Capitol. They face charges of obstruction, including seditious conspiracy, a rare Civil War-era charge. Oath Keepers founder Stewart Rhodes and his associates …

Ariel Gold (2022-09-29). What South Sudan Needs and Doesn't Need. commondreams.org South Sudan is the embodiment of so many ills that affect the world—colonialism, militarization, civil war, climate change, famine, and sexual violence.

SP Editor (2022-09-29). The Chris Hedges Report: Roger Waters on His Music, Activism and 'This is Not a Drill' Tour. scheerpost.com By Chris Hedges | | Roger Waters, the British rock legend and co-founder of Pink Floyd, is in the midst of his "This Is Not A Drill" tour. In his concerts he weds his musical genius to the most pressing social issues of our day, including permanent war, police violence, the crimes of Israeli occupation against the Palestinians, including the kill…

John W. Whitehead (2022-09-29). Federal Bureau of Intimidation: The Government's War on Political Freedom. globalresearch.ca

WSWS (2022-09-29). Seditious conspiracy trial begins for Oath Keeper leader Stewart Rhodes and accomplices in January 6 attack. wsws.org The trial of five members of the Trump-aligned militia group began Tuesday with jury selection.

Julia Conley (2022-09-29). Acidification of Arctic Happening Up to 4 Times Faster Than Other Oceans. commondreams.org The research followed reports that the Arctic is warming nearly four times faster than the Earth as a whole.

WSWS (2022-09-29). UK: Money for the rich, money for war, but none for education. wsws.org In desperation, school leaders are appealing to parents and parent/teacher associations for donations to plug the gap, further widening the quality of education offered to children in deprived areas compared to rich.

Berry Craig (2022-09-29). Ronald Reagan rehabilitation fails to see how his politics gave us Trump. peoplesworld.org As Donald Trump continues to helm the Republican Party toward fascism/Christian nationalism, Ronald Reagan is getting a break, sort of, from some on the left. It goes like this: The Gipper wasn't so bad compared to The Donald. Historian and author John Hennen's politics tack toward the port side. So do mine. But he's not among …

Ann Brown (2022-09-29). Term vs. Whole Life Insurance: Is Whole Life The Right Vehicle To Build Wealth? moguldom.com Life insurance is not just to insure your life and to pass on funds to your heirs. Life insurance can be used as a tool to build wealth. In fact, many of the rich and famous use the technique of borrowing against mega-million dollar policies to buy other assets. It's something hip-hop artist/reality show Waka …

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-29). Thays Carvalho: We Have to Combine All Struggles to Confront Bolsonarism and Build Hope in Brazil. libya360.wordpress.com Ahead of national elections in Brazil, Thays Carvahlo from the People's Brazil Movement spoke to Peoples Dispatch about the loss of rights suffered by the Brazilian people in the last six years and the hope offered by the upcoming polls of building a people's government. She talks about the response of the youth movement to…

_____ (2022-09-29). Protests Erupt In Tunisia Over Rise In Prices Of Essential Commodities. popularresistance.org Hundreds of Tunisians marched on the streets of capital Tunis on Sunday, September 25, protesting against the rise in the prices of essential commodities in the country. Sporadic protests broke out in the evening in different parts of the city, as protesters criticized the failure of President Kais Saied's government to address their economic hardships. | The protesters carried loaves of bread and shouted slogans such as "where is sugar?" and "we can't support crazy price rise!" They demanded improvements in living conditions and "jobs, freedom, and national dignity!" Some protesters, for example those in Mornag…

_____ (2022-09-29). Exclusive: Tracking The Flow Of Stolen Syrian Oil Into Iraq. popularresistance.org Although the porous Iraqi-Syrian border stretches for over 600 kilometers, about half of it — in practice — is not subject to the authority of either state. Over the years, this lack of comprehensive border control has given rise to a number of security threats to both nations, not least the persistent presence of ISIS elements in border regions. | From the Iraqi side, there has been a pro-active approach in countering this low-level terrorism with the establishment of two defensive lines by the Joint Operations Command, in addition to concrete barriers and watchtowers. | Smuggling from Syria into Ira…

Abayomi Azikiwe (2022-09-29). United Nations General Assembly Marked by Sharp Debates on the World Situation. globalresearch.ca

Joe Piette (2022-09-29). On 50th anniversary of Philippine martial law ‚àí 'Never Forget, Never Again'. workers.org Sept. 24 — Dozens of people from ANAK Bayan and other local left organizations including Workers World Party met in Clark Park in Philadelphia on the 50th anniversary of Ferdinand Marcos' 1972 declaration of martial law in the Philippines. WWPHOTO: JOE PIETTE A special presentation was made to honor Baltazar . . . |

Dana Sanchez (2022-09-29). Crypto Investors Lost Big In The Crash, Now IRS Is Demanding More Records To Track Down Hidden Profits. moguldom.com While investors scramble to recover funds lost in the 2022 crypto market crash, the Internal Revenue Service is boosting efforts to raise more revenue from crypto owners and targeting U.S. taxpayers who failed to report and pay taxes on crypto transactions. A new court order allows the IRS to issue a "John Doe summons" for customer records. …

Eforinoco (2022-09-29). Woman Who Insulted Colombian Vice President Márquez with Racial Slurs Under Investigation. orinocotribune.com

_____ (2022-09-29). Border Crossings, Government Harassment, And How To Protect Yourself. popularresistance.org Austin, Texas – Last weekend, an activist from Austin was detained at the Austin airport by Customs and Border Protection (CBP) upon reentry to the U.S. after traveling abroad. They were held for about 3 hours and questioned about their political beliefs and associations and their protest activities. CBP also searched their phone and likely copied the entire contents of the phone for later analysis. | We are releasing this statement to shed light on this aspect of government surveillance, harassment, and repression, and to provide important lessons for other activists to better protect themselves, their loved one…

_____ (2022-09-29). Haitians Point To Responsibility Of The UN In 'Gangsterization Of Haiti'. popularresistance.org The Haitian people in struggle were greatly surprised and stunned, when they learned that you have broadcast, on channel France 24, with regard to their current just and legitimate protest movement, a set of false information that is prone to confusion, criminalization, discredit their struggle for a sovereign Haiti, just, livable. Contrary to your assertions, these popular protests are part of a struggle for a Haiti free from suffocating foreign interference, gangsterization, this extreme manufactured misery and an anti-national, illegitimate, criminal political regime established by the Core Group of which the…

Staff (2022-09-29). 2 October, Vancouver: End Administrative Detention! Outreach and rally for justice in Palestine. samidoun.net Sunday, 2 October 2 pm Vancouver Art Gallery (Howe Side/Robson Square) Vancouver Facebook Join us on Sunday, October 2 outside the Vancouver Art Gallery (Howe Street Side) to support 30 Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike for freedom. They are putting their bodies and lives on the lines to demand an end to administrative detention, Israeli …

Lucas Amin (2022-09-29). Weapons Firms Install Staff Inside the UK Ministry of Defence. globalresearch.ca

_____ (2022-09-29). Why does Africa Oppose the Presence of UN Peacekeepers? journal-neo.org UN peacekeeping in Africa is in deep crisis, with the Blue Helmets not only failing in their missions but also regularly getting caught up in the middle of scandals. For the past few years there have been rallies in the Democratic Republic of Congo against the presence of representatives of the UN multidimensional mission in …

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-29). JoƒÅo Pedro Stedile: Lula, BRICS and Latin American Integration. libya360.wordpress.com JoƒÅo Pedro Stedile, one of the national directors of Brazil's Landless Workers' Movement (MST) provides an analysis (in Spanish) of the situation in Brazil going into the October 2nd election. Recorded by Kawsachun News in Sà£o Paulo on September 29, 2022. What's expected from Lula's foreign policy if he returns to the presidency? Kawsachun News…

Misión Verdad (2022-09-29). The Fascist Credentials of Italy's Next Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni. orinocotribune.com Fascism, which the Western media has candy-coated as the "center right" or "neo-fascism," returns to Italy at the hands of Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni. The far-right coalition led by Meloni, Silvio Berlusconi, and Matteo Salvini swept the parliamentary elections this Sunday, September 25. | Here are some things you should know about the Italian prime minister: | She belongs to a party founded by conservative Benito Mussolini supporters who promote "Christian family" values, are anti-immigrant and promote Eurocentrism. Two of Mussolini's descendants, his granddaughter Rachele and his great-grandson Caio Giulio C…

Dean Baker (2022-09-29). The Market Did Not Cause Inequality, No Matter How Much the New York Times Insists. cepr.net It is a complete article of faith in intellectual circles that the market is responsible for the rise in inequality that we have seen in the United States and elsewhere over the last half-century. Intellectual types literally cannot even consider the alternative that inequality was the result of government policies, not the natural workings of …

Liberation Staff (2022-09-29). PSL Editorial — Hurricane Ian: Relief now for the working class! liberationnews.org The everyone-for-themselves model of hurricane response is a perfect encapsulation of the incompetence and moral bankruptcy of the U.S. capitalist system.

Martha Grevatt (2022-09-29). Seattle/Teamster Women's Conference holds rally outside Amazon HQ. workers.org The fight to unionize corporate behemoth Amazon is being carried out on many fronts and by many unions. Teamsters Women's Conference descends on Amazon headquarters, Seattle, Sept. 20. Credit: teamsters.org Over 1,000 attendees at the Teamster Women's Conference, held in Seattle, rallied outside Amazon's world headquarters Sept. 20. They carried . . . |

Ayomikun Idowu (2022-09-29). Three People Share How Ankle Monitoring Devices Fail, Harm, and Stigmatize. aclu.org In 2020, as the world grappled with the emergence of COVID-19, prisons and jails became Electronic monitoring typically uses GPS tracking systems in devices referr…

Victoria Torres (2022-09-29). Venezuela Condemns False Accusations of 'Independent' Mission on Human Rights. orinocotribune.com Venezuela repudiated the false accusations about the human rights situation in Venezuela, made by the so-called International Fact-Finding Mission in their report presented at the United Nations Human Rights Council on Monday, September 26. The Foreign Affairs Ministry of Venezuela, through an official statement, also alerted the international community about the use of human rights as an ideological and political weapon. | An unofficial translation of the

_____ (2022-09-29). The Disappearance Of Meghan Marohn. popularresistance.org A few days before Meghan Marohn, a 42-year-old English teacher at Shaker High School in Latham, New York, disappeared, she confided to friends that she had gone into hiding to escape from a man who had "brutally harassed and intimidated me because I wouldn't sleep with him." She said she was too afraid to stay at home, especially when she saw him drive by her house. She was granted a leave from teaching and camped out at The Red Lion Inn in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. She was last seen on March 27. It was cold, snowy, and windy. | Her black Subaru was found at a trailhead on Church Street in South Lee at the 46-a…

Minnie Bruce Pratt (2022-09-29). Marching California farmworkers say 'Sí, se puede! Yes, we can!'. workers.org Dolores Huerta, co-founder of United Farm Workers, speaks to marchers in Stockton, California, Aug. 20. Despite a farmworkers' 24-hour vigil going on in Sacramento, California, Gov. Gavin Newsom is still stalling on signing Assembly Bill 2183, passed in May — a pro-farmworker bill that is also pro-union. Instead of an . . . |

Ann Brown (2022-09-29). Coolio Of 'Gangsta's Paradise' Hit Passes Away At 59. moguldom.com The hip-hop world was shocked by the death of California artist Coolio. The "Gangsta Paradise" singer died on Sept. 28 at the age of 59. Coolio, whose real name is Artis Leon Ivey Jr., was one of hip-hop's biggest names in the 1990s. His other hit songs included "Fantastic Voyage," "1, 2, 3, 4 (Sumpin' …

Lucas Amin (2022-09-29). Weapons Firms Install 50 Staff Inside the UK Ministry of Defence. globalresearch.ca

Jonathan Blazer (2022-09-29). Five Things to Know About the Right to Seek Asylum. aclu.org

Scorinoco (2022-09-29). Iran to Unload 1.22 Million Barrels of Crude Oil in Venezuela. orinocotribune.com

Staff (2022-09-29). Inter-American Development Bank Ousts Trump-Appointed President Mauricio Claver-Carone. orinocotribune.com Mauricio Claver-Carone was removed from the presidency of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) for violating the institution's code of ethics. The departure from the position was promoted by the governors of the institution after it was discovered that he was having intimate relations with a close collaborator and coworker. | The now former president denied the accusations and threatened the bank with filing a lawsuit. For the moment, the executive vice president, the Honduran Queen Irene Mejía Chacón, will hold the presidency of the institution until the election of a new president. | The media is reporting…

Infobrics (2022-09-29). BRICS Partnership Boosts Women-Led Businesses in Africa. infobrics.org SmartDigital Solutions, a private company specialising in digital transformation services and products, has partnered with BRICS Women's Business Alliance and various state-owned entities to advance the development of Information Communications Technology (ICT) skills amongst women entrepreneurs through workshop programmes…

Yazmine Nichols (2022-09-29). For Defense Attorneys: Tips for Effectively Challenging Pretrial Electronic Monitoring. aclu.org

Kathy Durkin (2022-09-29). Youth join global strike for climate justice. workers.org Climate strikers in Bengaluru, India, Sept. 23. Climate strikers in Bengaluru, India, one of 450 global locations, were among hundreds of thousands demanding "climate reparations and justice" Sept. 23. Young people in Asia, Africa and Europe joined a coordinated Global Climate Strike that called for wealthy countries to pay reparations . . . |

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-09-29). Daryl Fairweather: Why Black America Should Be Paying Attention To This Economist On Housing And Economy. moguldom.com Black Americans interested in housing and the economy may want to become familiar with the name Daryl Fairweather. The chief economist at Redfin, Fairweather is a knowledgeable behavioral economist who received her bachelor's in economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and her Ph.D. in economics from the University of Chicago. She is also the granddaughter …

_____ (2022-09-29). From Crisis To Transformation: What Is Just Transition? A Primer. popularresistance.org We Are Living Through An Age Of Profound Transition. Political Upheaval Is The Order Of The Day. Economic Inequality Is Rising. People Around The Globe Are Being Displaced By Conflict And Climate Emergencies. Racism, Xenophobia, And Religious Intolerance Are On The Rise. The COVID-19 Pandemic Cast New Light On The Injustices And Irrationality Of Our Current Economic And Social Systems. | The Crises We Face Today Are Social And Political, But They Go Deeper. The Life Gi- Ving Systems Of The Earth Are Under Threat As A Result Of The System Of Production Which Has Been Foisted Upon The World Over The Last 250 Years.

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-09-29). International Thriller in Real Life: Interpol Puts Out Red Notice Hunt For Famous Luna Crypto Founder Do Kwon. moguldom.com Sometimes truth is just as strange as fiction and crime dramas play out in real life. Interpol issued a red notice for Do Kwon, the founder of Terraform Labs, which created the Luna and TerraUSD cryptocurrencies. According to Interpol, "Red Notices are issued for fugitives wanted either for prosecution or to serve a sentence. A Red Notice is …

Julia Conley (2022-09-29). Trailing Lula in Polls, Bolsonaro's Party Peddles 'Fabricated' Attack on Brazilian Voting System. commondreams.org "They're afraid they're going to lose," said one political scientist. "They're trying to create some kind of excuse for Bolsonaro supporters on why."

WSWS (2022-09-29). Workers Struggles: Europe, Middle East & Africa. wsws.org Teachers strikes continue in Europe over pay, conditions and funding, as Norway's Labour government moves to impose strike ban, Hungarian government imposes minimum service levels; UK dock strikes in Liverpool and Felixstowe over pay and conditions as criminal barristers' strike continues; oil workers threaten to strike and join continuing protests in Iran after death of young woman at hands of morality police; Air traffic controllers in 18 African countries go on unofficial 48-hour strike over working conditions…

WSWS (2022-09-29). White House hunger conference offers only token "solutions" to a mounting social crisis. wsws.org The conference was the first in more than a half century to discuss the ongoing scandal of hunger and malnutrition in the richest country in the world.

WSWS (2022-09-29). Hurricane Ian makes devastating landfall in Florida. wsws.org After making landfall near Fort Myers as a Category 4 storm on Wednesday afternoon, Hurricane Ian is moving very slowly northeast across the Florida peninsula, causing massive damage from high winds, heavy rains and storm surge.

Anonymous669 (2022-09-29). Israel Army Was Given Green Light To Use Combat Drones For Targeted Killings In West Bank. southfront.org Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) commanders in the occupied West Bank have been given the green light to use combat drones…

WSWS (2022-09-29). Britain on the brink of a social explosion after pound's collapse. wsws.org In the face of an extraordinary crisis of rule, the Labour Party is being prepared for a role in government to save British imperialism from an insurgent working class.

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-09-29). Imperial partners with the Martingale Foundation to create maths scholarships. imperial.ac.uk The partnership, which is part of a national initiative, aims to make postgraduate study more accessible to students from disadvantaged backgrounds.

WSWS (2022-09-29). German workers support UAW president candidate Will Lehman: "It's time for us to stand up to union bureaucrats" wsws.org The campaign of Will Lehman, a 34-year-old worker at Mack Trucks in Pennsylvania (USA), for president of the United Auto Workers (UAW) union is also meeting with broad support in Germany.

Julia Conley (2022-09-29). 'Let's Pass Medicare for All,' Says Jayapal as Survey Spotlights Failures of For-Profit System. commondreams.org "When the 'all-time low' of uninsured Americans is still 26 MILLION, something needs to change," said Rep. Pramila Jayapal.

SP Editor (2022-09-29). Meghan Marohn: Goodbye to All That and a Whole Lot More. scheerpost.com By Meghan Marohn / Original to ScheerPost | Editor's note: Meghan Marohn, the author of this piece and a beloved teacher whom her friend I've known that I should like Joan Didion. Friends would share their perspectives on her…

Mark Gruenberg (2022-09-29). Unions offer help in Hurricane Ian Florida disaster. peoplesworld.org TALLAHASSEE, Fla.—With Hurricane Ian devastating Florida, even as it was downgraded to a tropical storm before moving out to sea, the Florida Education Association, the state's joint NEA-AFT affiliate posted a comprehensive directory of where state residents could get hurricane aid. Besides FEA, which represents teachers and school staffers in every Florida county, aid is …

Nick Beams (2022-09-29). British Pound Collapse at Centre of Global Currency and Financial Storm. globalresearch.ca

Staff (2022-09-29). 6 injured in Oakland school shooting, police say. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — 6 people were shot on Wednesday at a school campus in Oakland, in a burst of gunfire that erupted minutes before hundreds of students were scheduled to be dismissed for the afternoon.

Staff (2022-09-29). Iran, Japan discuss developing economic cooperation. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — Iranian Oil Minister Javad Owji and Japanese Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi in a meeting stressed the need for enhancing Tehran-Tokyo cooperation.

Staff (2022-09-29). 130 injured in clash btw Iraqi protesters, security forces. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — At least 133 people were injured as a result of Wednesday's clashes between protesters and Iraqi security forces.

Staff (2022-09-29). Harris, S Korea president discuss regional issues. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — US Vice President Kamala Harris and South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol met and held talks in Seoul, discussing regional issues.

____ (2022-09-29). Night cruise tour showcases culture of Chengdu. ecns.cn 13 themed cruise boats were launched to present lines of Chinese famous poet Du Fu along the Jinjiang River ahead of the National Day holiday in Chengdu.

Dr. Suzanne Burdick (2022-09-29). Famous Pro-Vaccine Doctor Suspects Pfizer Booster Shot Sent His Cancer Into Overdrive. globalresearch.ca

Anonymous669 (2022-09-29). Hezbollah, IRGC Moved Missiles To Palmyra In Central Syria: Monitoring Group. southfront.org Iranian-backed forces massing around Deir Ezzor city | Lebanon's Hezbollah and the Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) moved large quantities of weapons, including missiles, from positions in the southwestern countryside of Homs to the city of Palmyra in the governorate's eastern countryside over the past two days, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported on September 29. | The London-based monitoring group said that the weapons were stored in fortified positions near Palmyra. They were alleged…

WSWS (2022-09-29). Former Australian PM Abbott weighs the cost of saving 40,000 lives and decides the price is too high. wsws.org The positions of the extreme-right, allowing the elderly and the sick to die in the interests of profit, have been adopted by the entire political establishment including the federal Labor government.

____ (2022-09-29). 22 policies in Shanghai to help boost market mood, keep recovery pace. ecns.cn The Shanghai municipal government has given a solid boost to market confidence by announcing 22 favorable policies on Wednesday, which will help maintain the strong momentum in economic recovery, local officials said.

____ (2022-09-29). Winding roads benefit locals in Guizhou. ecns.cn A web of roads connecting settlements scattered in Guizhou's mountain area has been built and played an indispensable role in poverty eradication.

Brett Wilkins (2022-09-29). Activists Call Fed Pilot Program to Assess Banks' Climate Risk a 'Welcome First Step'. commondreams.org "To truly safeguard financial stability," said one campaigner, "the Fed must further introduce policies that reflect the high risk of fossil fuel investments."

WSWS (2022-09-29). Lawsuits on mRNA technology show profit-driven struggle for control over vital scientific discoveries. wsws.org Recent lawsuits on mRNA technology are attempts by various corporations to take control of these vital discoveries for their own enrichment. Recent advances in molecular technology that allows for gene editing and protein manufacturing portend a revolution in medicine that can offer personalized treatments for a broad array of diseases.

Brett Wilkins (2022-09-29). Environmental Defender Killed Every Two Days Over Last Decade, Report Finds. commondreams.org "All over the world, Indigenous peoples and environmental defenders risk their lives for the fight against climate change and biodiversity loss," said the head of Global Witness.

WSWS (2022-09-29). After weeks of silence from union, Mercedes-Benz begins mass firings in Brazil. wsws.org The fact that the union is responding to the layoffs not by denouncing them, but by covering them up, exposes its collaboration with the company.

Brett Wilkins (2022-09-29). 'Gut Punch': Biden Pulls Student Debt Relief for Millions as GOP States Sue. commondreams.org "The Biden administration told several million people they'd see their debt reduced by $10-20K, and a month later quietly wrote 'just kidding' on a website," said one affected borrower.

WSWS (2022-09-29). Live Updates on the fight of rail workers: Meeting of rank-and-file workers passes resolution—"We have the right to take collective action, including a strike" wsws.org Dozens of machinists at BNSF's Argentine Yard in Kansas City held a series of informational pickets Wednesday to call for a united fight of rank-and-file workers.

Staff (2022-09-29). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on September 29. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — Mehr news agency takes a look at the headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Thursday, September 29.

____ (2022-09-29). Hurricane Ian batters Florida, about 2 mln customers out of power. ecns.cn Hurricane Ian continued to batter the Florida peninsula with catastrophic storm surges, winds, and flooding on Wednesday night, knocking nearly 2 million customers out of power.

Dennis Broe (2022-09-29). Collectivizing and yanking art out of its commodified prison: The 'lumbung' Documenta. peoplesworld.org KASSEL, Germany — This two-part article will consider the impact of a monumental event in the art world, the turning over of the every-five-year art festival Documenta, in Kassel, to a series of collectives under the organizational framework of the Indonesian group Ruangrupa, the first such direction of a major art festival in the West …

Anonymous669 (2022-09-29). SDF Uncovers Large Weapons Cache Of ISIS Near Al-Hawl Camp In Northeastern Syria (Video). southfront.org Click to see full-size image. Source: the Syrian Democratic Forces. | On September 28, the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced that it had uncovered a large weapons cache of ISIS cells near the notorious al-Hawl camp in Syria's northeastern region. | The weapons cache was located in the village of Al-Qairouan, just a few kilometers away from the al-Hawl in the eastern countryside al-Hasakah. | In the cache, SDF units and security forces, Asayish, found dozens of assault rifles and…

SouthFront5 (2022-09-29). Kamala Harris' Visit To Tokyo Aims To Destroy Sino-Japanese Relations. southfront.org U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris holds her face mask as she hosts a roundtable discussion with Japanese business executives from companies in the semiconductor industry, at the Chief Mission Residence in Tokyo Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022. (Leah Millis/Pool Photo via AP) | By Ahmed Adel, Cairo-based geopolitics and political economy researcher | US Vice President Kamala Harris is on a trip to Japan and South Korea, her first visit to Japan and her second to Asia since taking office early last year. Ahead of the US m…

____ (2022-09-29). Past decade witnesses notable strides in delivering better healthcare. ecns.cn

Igor Chudov (2022-09-29). JAMA: mRNA Vaccine Shedding in Breast Milk Proven! globalresearch.ca

WSWS (2022-09-29). Bank of England launches emergency operation to stave off financial collapse. wsws.org After two days of mayhem, in which the fall in bond prices sent yields rising in leaps and bounds, the BoE stepped in declaring that were the dysfunction "to continue or worsen there would be a material risk to UK financial stability."

Sal Rosselli (2022-09-29). Denial of Mental Healthcare: 'Your Therapist Will See You Now or Will They?'. commondreams.org The denial of timely mental health care is immoral and unethical and it's the reason why therapists employed by Kaiser are on strike in Northern California and Hawai'i.

Betsey Piette (2022-09-29). Workers at Philadelphia Home Depot file for union. workers.org Philadelphia Home Depot workers file for first storewide union Sept. 20. Retail workers at a Home Depot store in northeast Philadelphia filed a petition on Sept. 20 with the National Labor Relations Board to form a union. Their request covers 274 employees organized as Home Depot Workers United. If successful, . . . |

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-09-29). Former UCLA Basketball Star Jalen Hill Passes Away At 22: Went Missing In Costa Costa Rica, Previously Battled Depression. moguldom.com Many across the country were heartbroken to find out former UCLA standout basketball player Jalen Hill died at age 22. Hill's father, George Hill, announced the news of his son's passing in an Instagram post. His cause of death has not been disclosed. A screenshot of George's post was shared by L.A. Daily News' Tarek …

____ (2022-09-29). Representative of Chinese govt attends former Japanese PM Abe's funeral in Japan. ecns.cn Wan Gang attended the state funeral of former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and the appreciation ceremony hosted by the Japanese government and Abe's family in Tokyo on Tuesday.

Anthony Pahnke (2022-09-29). What Brazil's Upcoming Election Tells Us About Violence and Democracy. commondreams.org The danger for democracy is when groups see problem resolution and political expression as best done through the barrel of a gun. Bolsonaro has set the stage for violence and the world must be on guard.

Deweylaura (2022-09-29). Wokeness and the struggle for Black liberation. cpusa.org In the early to mid-2010s, a new generation of Black people in America began to understand the connectivity of police violence, economic oppression, and disenfranchisement under the capitalist system. In 2012 we saw a child, Trayvon Martin, murdered at the hands of a vigilante wannabe cop. In 2014 we saw the murder of Mike …

David Sirota (2022-09-29). Student Debt Relief Would Boost GOP States. levernews.com

Tim Wheeler (2022-09-29). Loggers, truckers, and sawmill workers hit lumber giant Weyerhaeuser. peoplesworld.org PORT ANGELES, Wash.—More than 1,100 sawmill workers, log truck drivers, and loggers are picketing Weyerhaeuser Corporation sawmills in Oregon and Washington, the first walkout to hit the giant lumber producer in 36 years. The vote to strike was 98% after the strikers overwhelmingly rejected Weyerhaeuser's take-it-or-leave it "best and final offer" Sept. 2. Brandon Bryant, …

A Guest Author (2022-09-29). Cuba will continue to raise its voice to reject domination and hegemonism. workers.org Speech by Cuba's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bruno Rodríguez, at the United Nations General Assembly, Sept. 21, 2022 Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez at U.N., Sept. 21. Delegates: The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has exposed, as never before, the true essence of the unjust and unsustainable prevailing international order. . . . |

____ (2022-09-29). IOC releases first visual identity. ecns.cn The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has released its first-ever visual identity in order to bring the Olympic brand and its core values to life, the IOC announced on Wednesday.

Anonymous669 (2022-09-29). In Video: Iran's Fath 360 Missiles, Shahed-136 Drones Hit Kurdish Insurgents In Northern Iraq. southfront.org The Fars News Agency has released footage documenting the The strikes, which were carried out by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), targeted positions of Kurdish-Iranian opposition groups, including the Kurdistan Freedom Party, the Kurdistan Democratic Party of Iran, the Free Life Part…

WSWS (2022-09-29). Australian nurses' union "surveys" Lifehouse workers after wage-cut offer rejected. wsws.org The questionnaire is a desperate attempt by the New South Wales Nurses and Midwives' Association to head off a developing rebellion of workers against the union and management.

WSWS (2022-09-29). The right-wing record of the "Quebec First" CAQ government. wsws.org The Coalition avenir Québec's (CAQ) first-ever term in office was marked by a disastrous response to the COVID-19 pandemic, brutal anti-worker measures and the promotion of virulent Quebec chauvinism.

WSWS (2022-09-29). German secret service operates hundreds of far-right social media profiles. wsws.org Regardless of whether the pending investigations can demonstrate that the agents gave the impetus to the planned terrorist attacks, a picture emerges of a right-wing extremist milieu organized and controlled by the state.

WSWS (2022-09-29). Widespread opposition in Japan to Shinzo Abe's state funeral. wsws.org The purpose of the state funeral was to glorify Abe and his right-wing record as prime minister in order to further plans for remilitarization and attacks on democratic rights.

Staff (2022-09-29). Iran sovereignty over three islands non-negotiable. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — In response to the Emirati minister's baseless claims about the three Iranian islands, a diplomat said that the territorial integrity of Iran and its sovereignty over the Iranian islands are non-negotiable.

Staff (2022-09-29). Iran foreign ministry summons French charge d'affaires. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — In response to the interventionist statement of the French foreign ministry and the participation of country's government advisors in protests in Paris, the French charge d'affaires was summoned to the Iran's foreign ministry.

Staff (2022-09-29). Lebanese parliament fails to elect new president. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — The Lebanese parliament failed to elect a new president in today's session.

WSWS (2022-09-29). Electricians demand revote on rail contract after IBEW fails to mail ballots to many members. wsws.org Multiple members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers have contacted the World Socialist Web Site to report serious irregularities in voting on the recent tentative agreement impacting the 4,000 IBEW members in the rail industry.

____ (2022-09-29). Chinese, Argentine presidents hope for closer bilateral ties. ecns.cn Chinese President Xi Jinping and Argentine President Alberto Fernandez on Wednesday expressed their hope for closer bilateral ties as they sent congratulatory letters to a high-level forum on cultural exchanges between the two countries.

SP Editor (2022-09-29). Chris Hedges: The Disappearance of Meghan Marohn. scheerpost.com By Chris Hedges / Special to ScheerPost | Editor's Note: Meghan Marohn, the beloved teacher whom her friend There is a national epidemic of missing girls and women. This is the story of a friend who has become one of these grim statistics. | A few days before Meghan Marohn, a 42-year-old English teacher at Shaker H…

People's Tribune (2022-09-29). Santa Cruz Dismantles Camp of Hundreds of the Houseless. indybay.org The City of Santa Cruz, CA, in a county with the second highest rent in the country, is evicting an estimated 300 people living in wall-to-wall tents running along a riverbed right next to this largely wealthy city's downtown. The camp, in existence for about three years, was sanctioned by the City; houseless people were directed to go there because the City didn't have enough beds. Now, the City cites sanitation, drug use and complaints as reasons for closing the Benchlands camp. "This never needed to become a crisis for the hundreds of houseless people driven to the Benchlands by police and social service agenc…

WSWS (2022-09-29). Inmate strike spreads to all major Alabama prisons. wsws.org Republican Governor Kay Ivey has refused to enter discussion with the inmates and has said that their demands for better treatment and legal reform will not be considered.

Staff (2022-09-29). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on September 29. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Thursday, September 29.

WSWS (2022-09-29). Deere workers voice support for Will Lehman for UAW president: "What he says, it's all true" wsws.org Supporters of Lehman visited several Deere plants in the Quad Cities region last weekend, encountering many workers who expressed keen interest in his program and denounced the corrupt UAW bureaucracy.

Alasdair Baverstock (2022-09-29). Scientists in Mexico try "bombing the clouds" to bring much needed rain. america.cgtn.com More commonly known as 'cloud-seeding', a plane releases silver iodide into clouds, a chemical that forces the vapor to condense, and thus, produce rain.

Tamara Pearson (2022-09-29). Eight Reasons Why There Hasn't Been a Global Climate Revolt Yet. commondreams.org We are marching and meeting, but our levels of organization and resistance are vastly disproportionate to the anger and concern we feel, and the urgency of the situation.

____ (2022-09-29). Webb telescope captures spiral galaxy. ecns.cn Image released by NASA on Sept. 27, 2022, shows the spiral galaxy IC 5332, captured by the James Webb Space Telescope with its Mid-InfraRed Instrument (MIRI).

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-29). Huracán Ian toca tierra en el suroeste de Florida, EE.UU. telesurtv.net Ian arribó al territorio con vientos máximos sostenidos de 240 kilómetros por hora (km/h).

TeleSUR, ysm, JCM (2022-09-29). Huracán Ian avanza con categoría 4 hacia Florida, EE.UU. telesurtv.net Los meteorólogos estadounidenses alertan que Ian llegará a las costas de Florida como un peligroso huracán.

Nicolás Centurión (2022-09-29). El Uruguay del presidente Lacalle: Escándalos en continuado. globalizacion.ca El presidente uruguayo Luis Lacalle no viajó a la 77 Asamblea de la Organización de Naciones Unidas (ONU) porque se fue de vacaciones con sus hijos por una semana con su custodia personal. En el medio surgieron denuncias de persecución…

TeleSUR, ysm, JCM (2022-09-29). Corea del Norte dispara dos misiles balísticos al mar del Este. telesurtv.net El lanzamiento coincide con los ejercicios militares conjuntos que EE.UU y Corea del Sur realizan en el mar del Este.

Staff (2022-09-29). Presidente de Vietnam se reúne con primer ministro cubano. cubadebate.cu Manuel Marrero Cruz fue recibido este jueves por el presidente de Vietnam, Nguyen Xuan Phuc, quien aseguró que, en cualquier circunstancia, su país siempre estará al lado de Cuba. De acuerdo con Presidencia, Marrero Cruz también sostuvo esta jornada un encuentro de cortesía con el secretario general del Comité Central del Partido Comunista de Vietnam.

Staff (2022-09-29). Actualizan sobre sistema eléctrico en Pinar del Río y otros sectores. cubadebate.cu Esta tarde, el grupo económico del gobierno provincial de Pinar del Río realizó una actualización de los daños en la provincia luego del paso del huracán Ian, a fin de actuar rápido en la recuperación y hallar soluciones. En el sector eléctrico se informó que el territorio se encuentra afectado al 100 %. Solo se cuenta con servicio eléctrico por grupos electrógenos.

Eforinoco (2022-09-29). Argentina Lifts Departure Ban on 2 EMTRASUR Crew Members. orinocotribune.com Argentinian authorities lifted the order prohibiting two of the crew members of the EMTRASUR plane hijacked in Argentina from leaving the country. | Judge Federico Villena of the Federal Criminal and Correctional Court of Lomas de Zamora 1 approved the decision to lift the order prohibiting José García Contreras and Mohammad Khosraviaragh from leaving Argentina. | With these two, there are now 14 crew members of the Venezuelan plane hijacked in Argentina who have been acquitted of all charges. The legal cases that were opened against them, which implicated them in alleged links to espionage or international terro…

Editor (2022-09-29). Una acusación al capitalismo moderno. workers.org Imagínese que el gobierno de Joe Biden y el Congreso hubieran acordado gastar 54.000 millones de dólares para impulsar la atención sanitaria en Estados Unidos mientras las variantes del COVID-19 seguían cobrándose más vidas. En lugar de que la esperanza de vida disminuyera por segundo año consecutivo, se habrían salvado . . . |

Staff (2022-09-29). Qué trae la prensa cubana, jueves 29 de septiembre de 2022. cubadebate.cu

Staff (2022-09-29). Yolaimi Hernández: "Mi hijo se perdió y casi me vuelvo loca" cubadebate.cu Los vientos de Ian empezaron a despegar las fibras de la casa de Yolaimi Hernández Gutiérrez sobre las 2: 45 de la mañana. Después, como un efecto dominó, el resto se fue levantando hasta que el techo quedó vacío y desprotegido de la lluvia que se tornaba más fuerte en la medida en que pasaban las horas de la madrugada del 27 de septiembre.

Jeferson Miola (2022-09-29). Brasil La ola Lula se convierte en tsunami antifascista y prodemocrático. globalizacion.ca La ola de Lula inició una espiral ascendente; se está gestando un tsunami antifascista y prodemocrático. La sensación de que el 2 de octubre el país se enfrenta a una elección entre democracia o fascismo parece estar consolidada en la…

TeleSUR, ysm, JCM (2022-09-29). Fracasa moción de censura contra ministro del Interior de Perú. telesurtv.net Partidos de ultraderecha acusan a Willy Huerta de entorpecer las investigaciones contra el presidente Castillo.

TeleSUR, ysm, JCM (2022-09-29). Rusia analizará fugas en gasoductos ante Consejo de Seguridad. telesurtv.net El Gobierno ruso califica de provocaciones las recientes fugas en los gasoductos Nord Stream1 y Nord Stream 2.

Emir Sader (2022-09-29). Brasil: El Lula que viene. globalizacion.ca Ya no hay duda de que Lula volverá a ser elegido presidente de Brasil. Los márgenes de duda son si será elegido en primera o segunda vuelta. | Hay gente que se pregunta, øqué Lula se viene? Lula tiene toda la…

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-29). Cuba analiza medidas de recuperación tras paso del huracán Ian. telesurtv.net El presidente de Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, agradeció la solidaridad de los mandatarios de México, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, y de Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro.

Juan J. Paz y Miño Cepeda (2022-09-29). Hacia una nueva globalización. globalizacion.ca El primero ocurre a inicios del siglo XVI, como consecuencia de la conquista y colonización de América. Europa pasó a ser el centro de la acumulación originaria o primitiva de capitales y España la potencia hegemónica. | El mercantilismo de la…

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-29). Grupos armados anuncian cese al fuego unilateral en Colombia. telesurtv.net Forma parte de la respuesta al plan de paz propuesto por parte del Gobierno de Gustavo Petro, desde el mes de agosto.

Staff (2022-09-29). Empresa Eléctrica de La Habana: 37 por ciento de los clientes de la capital tienen servicio. cubadebate.cu La directora comercial de la Empresa Eléctrica de La Habana, Leisy Hernández González, informó en conferencia de prensa que, hasta el mediodía de este jueves, el servicio eléctrico en la capital ha sido restablecido al 37% de los clientes. De 856 000 clientes que tiene la Empresa Eléctrica habanera, 316 000 tienen servicio actualmente.

TeleSUR -ysm (2022-09-29). ONU ofrece ayuda de emergencia a Cuba tras paso del huracán Ian. telesurtv.net El Gobierno mexicano también ha extendido su ofrecimiento de ayuda al pueblo cubano, en caso de ser necesario.

Staff (2022-09-29). Gobierno cubano se centra en la recuperación del país y en cómo ayudar a los más frágiles tras el paso de Ian. cubadebate.cu Se ha trabajado intensamente, a lo largo de Cuba, en las primeras horas transcurridas tras el paso del huracán Ian; y este jueves puede ser un día en que se avance todavía más en todo lo que queda por delante. Tal reflexión fue compartida en la tarde de este miércoles, desde el Palacio de la Revolución, por el primer secretario del Comité Central del Partido Comunista y presidente de la República, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez.

Staff (2022-09-29). OTAN califica de acto de sabotaje daños a sistema de gasoductos Nord Stream. cubadebate.cu OTAN calificó este jueves de "acto de sabotaje" los daños a Nord Stream, mostrando apoyo a las investigaciones en curso y advirtiendo sobre una "respuesta decidida" ante cualquier ataque a las infraestructuras críticas de los aliados. La Embajada de Rusia en Estados Unidos comentó, por su parte, los intentos de algunos legisladores estadounidenses de culpar a Rusia por los incidentes ocurridos en los gasoductos.

Staff (2022-09-29). Hoy en la Mesa Redonda: Liga Élite y compromisos internacionales del béisbol cubano. mesaredonda.cubadebate.cu EL Vicepresidente Primero del INDER, el Comisionado Nacional de Béisbol y otras autoridades del deporte comparecerán este jueves en la Mesa Redonda para informar sobre la I Liga ÉLITE del Béisbol cubano y los venideros compromisos internacionales de este deporte, incluido el Clásico Mundial.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-29). Cuba moviliza trabajadores para ayudar en recuperación del servicio eléctrico. telesurtv.net El director técnico de la UNE, señaló que el sistema eléctrico se restablecerá paulatinamente en todo el territorio cubano.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-29). Gobierno de Bolivia ratifica que el censo se celebrará en 2024. telesurtv.net El ministro de Planificación, Sergio Cusicanqui, afirmó que la propuesta del Comité Interinstitucional de Santa Cruz carece de sustento técnico y contiene un "tinte político".

Horacio Rovelli (2022-09-29). Existen otras estrategias para no beneficiar sólo a los especuladores. globalizacion.ca Es cierto que el mundo cambió y Argentina también, pero no al grado tal de creer que el plan del Fondo Monetario Internacional (FMI) debe ser el objetivo de un gobierno. Y menos entregar sus recursos naturales al capital extranjero…

Staff (2022-09-29). Reportan daños considerables en sector tabacalero de San Juan y Martínez. cubadebate.cu Según declaraciones a la prensa de Yosvany López González, jefe del puesto de la dirección de análisis de TABACUBA en San Juan y Martínez, hasta este miércoles de los 155 depósitos que usa la empresa para guardar el tabaco que acopia al productor, 151 se habían reportado como derrumbes totales.

Pablo Gentili (2022-09-29). Brasil El triunfo de Lula, más allá de las encuestas. globalizacion.ca Aunque las encuestas electorales muestran una amplia ventaja de Lula sobre Bolsonaro en la elección del próximo 2 de octubre, se especula que lo que beneficiará al candidato de izquierda para vencer en la primera vuelta será el porcentaje de…

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-29). Huelga de transportistas paraliza capital de Haití. telesurtv.net La situación en Puerto Príncipe y comunidades vecinas sigue siendo crítica en medio de la inseguridad y las protestas.

Juraima Almeida (2022-09-29). Brasil Un domingo para despertar de la pesadilla bolsonarista y evitar un golpe si gana Lula. globalizacion.ca La brecha entre los candidatos principales a la presidencia brasileña aumentó en la última semana: el abanderado del Partido dos Trabalhadores, el expresidente Luiz Inácio ´Lula ª da Silva, aventaja por 14 puntos porcentuales a su competidor más cercano, el actual…

Staff (2022-09-29). Díaz-Canel recorre Central Termoeléctrica Ernesto Guevara, en Santa Cruz del Norte. cubadebate.cu El presidente cubano Miguel Díaz-Canel llegó esta mañana a la Central Termoeléctrica Ernesto Guevara, en Santa Cruz del Norte, provincia Mayabeque, donde se trabaja sin descanso para recuperar potencia en la generación que se aportará a sincronización del Sistema Electroenergético Nacional, informó Presidencia en su cuenta en Twitter.

Revolution Books (2022-09-29). Sunday 10/9: Reading & Discussion with Omar El Akkad, author of What Strange Paradise. indybay.org Revolution Books | 2444 Durant Avenue | Berkeley…

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-29). Sistema eléctrico se restablece progresivamente en Cuba. telesurtv.net Durante la madrugada fue posible activar microsistemas eléctricos que permiten conectar las grandes centrales.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-28). Attack on Nord Stream Kills Prospects for Dialogue in Ukraine. libya360.wordpress.com M. K. BHADRAKUMAR The three leaks that were discovered on Monday at the Nord Stream 1 and Nord Stream 2 gas pipelines connecting Russia with Germany — one after another within hours of each other in the exclusive economic zones of Sweden and Denmark — were caused by blasts. Swedish Foreign Minister Ann Linde tweeted that the…

Infobrics (2022-09-28). Post-referendum sanctions will not deter Russia from uniting with new territories. infobrics.org Russia's unification with new regions will force NATO to reconsider its level of involvement.

Contributing Writers (2022-09-28). My interview from Donetsk/ By Eva Bartlett. marktaliano.net READ MORE:…

Eva Bartlett (2022-09-28). My interview from Donetsk on the people's eagerness to vote to join Russia. ingaza.wordpress.com Interview I did on RT yesterday, after observing the DPR referendum (from September 23-27) on whether to join Russia. During that time, I visited areas where voting was occurring in homes/apartments to lessen the opportunity for Ukraine to shell large crowds. Wherever I wentcentral Donetsk, hard-hit northern & western Donetsk, hard-hit Gorlovka, Mariupol, I saw…

_____ (2022-09-28). Russia Shifts to a Zero-waste Nuclear Cycle in its NPPs. journal-neo.org The global energy crisis, arguably the worst since 1973, is forcing adjustments in nuclear energy policy in the European Union and many other parts of the world. Washington's policy of squeezing Russia out of the European energy market, decommissioning European NPPs and forcing a "green agenda," for the express purpose of strangling its main economic …

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-28). Jacques Baud: US, UK, Sabotaged Ukraine Peace Deal. libya360.wordpress.com AARON MATÉ Former Swiss intelligence officer and NATO adviser Jacques Baud on the next phase of the Russia-Ukraine war and new allegations that the US and UK undermined a peace deal that could have ended it. The West's aim "is not the victory of Ukraine, It's the defeat of Russia," Baud says. "The problem is…

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-28). Report: US Preparing $1.1 Billion Arms Package for Ukraine. news.antiwar.com The US is preparing a new $1.1 billion arms package for Ukraine that will be announced soon, Reuters reported Tuesday, citing unnamed US officials. The weapons package will likely include HIMARS rocket systems, HIMARS ammunition, counter-drone systems, radar systems, training, and technical support. The arms package is expected to be provided to Kyiv using the …

_____ (2022-09-28). The United States Is Waging A New Cold War: A Socialist Perspective. popularresistance.org At the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos (Switzerland) on May 23, 2022, former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger made some remarks about Ukraine that struck a nerve. Rather than be caught up "in the mood of the moment," Kissinger said, the West—led by the United States—needs to enable a peace agreement that satisfies the Russians. "Pursuing the war beyond [this] point," Kissinger said, "would not be about the freedom of Ukraine, but a new war against Russia itself." Most of the commentary from the Western foreign policy establishment rolled their eyes and dismissed Kissinger's comments. Kiss…

Tamara Nassar (2022-09-28). Holiday in illegal settlements, but not Russia, says Booking.com. electronicintifada.net Dutch agency's warning over settlement destinations does not go far enough.

Kevin Gosztola (2022-09-28). Snowden's Russia Citizenship: Establishment Response Illustrates Why He Hasn't Returned Home. thedissenter.org Former CIA Director and MSNBC pundit John Brennan | A menagerie of Cold War liberals and neoconservative pundits with backgrounds in United States military or security agencies voiced their objections to Russia granting citizenship to NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. | The response was not as intense as the

Russiancouncil.ru (2022-09-28). Experts Discuss Russia — India Cooperation in the Arctic. russiancouncil.ru On September 28, 2022 the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) in cooperation with the North-Eastern Federal University in Yakutsk and Northern Forum international organization held a roundtable titled "Russia — India Collaboration in the Arctic: Interests and Opportunities"

____ (2022-09-28). Huge ancient stone murals discovered in central China. ecns.cn Two stone murals from the Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127) have been unearthed in central China's Henan Province, which are the largest of their kind ever found in the country, archaeologists said Wednesday.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-28). Four Straight Years of Nonstop Street Protest in Haiti. libya360.wordpress.com Vijay Prashad A cycle of protests began in Haiti in July 2018, and—despite the pandemic—has carried on since then. The core reason for the protest in 2018 was that in March of that year the government of Venezuela—due to the illegal sanctions imposed by the United States—could no longer ship discounted oil to Haiti through the PetroCaribe scheme. Fuel prices soared by…

Vijay Prashad (2022-09-28). Four straight years of non-stop street protest in Haiti. canadiandimension.com

Maureen Clare Murphy (2022-09-28). Israel kills four in Jenin raid. electronicintifada.net Videos show children crying in terror during daytime invasion.

Maureen Clare Murphy (2022-09-28). Boat disaster hits Palestine refugees in Lebanon hard. electronicintifada.net Smuggler arrested by Lebanon didn't create the dire conditions his victims sought to escape.

Dan Cohen (2022-09-28). Ex-U.S. Special Envoy to Haiti Dan Foote: Send Special Forces to Haiti or 25,000 troops. mintpressnews.com As the Haitian government teeters on the brink of collapse amid a popular uprising, ex-U.S. Special Envoy to Haiti Daniel Foote insists the U.S. must either send special forces to train a Haitian National Police SWAT unit, or will invade with 25,000 soldiers at an "imminent" date.

Lee Camp (2022-09-28). The One Thing The Israeli Military Is Terrified Of. mintpressnews.com The reason Israel has enough military personnel to keep their apartheid state going is that they make it mandatory. However, an increasing number of young people are actually refusing to sign up to be hitmen for the state.

Jonathan Cook (2022-09-28). How Britain's Labour Party Became a Criminal Conspiracy Against its Members. mintpressnews.com For many years, former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's supporters have claimed that he, and they, were targeted in a coordinated attack from the right of the party, comprising a majority of Labour MPs as well as senior party staff. The aim was to sabotage Corbyn's chances of taking power. | Those allegations were dismissed as a wild conspiracy theory by the British media. But the first independent verification came as early as April 2020, shortly after Corbyn stepped down as leader, with the leak of a cache of internal Labour Party documents. They showed that Labour bureaucrats, responsible to the party's general s…

Editor (2022-09-28). Imperialism and Capitalism Are 'Bleeding the World Dry': At UN, Nicaragua Calls for Global Rebellion. scheerpost.com By Ben Norton / Nicaragua's Sandinista government used its platform at the "It is time to say enough to the hypocritical imperialism that politicizes, falsifies, and denigrates human rights, that they themselves…

Rajaa Salah (2022-09-28). Why won't Israel release Gaza prisoner Ahmed Abu Jazar? electronicintifada.net Israel has once again extended the detention of Ahmed Abu Jazar, who has been in prison for nearly two decades.

Anonymous (2022-09-28). Video: Finding friendship and strength through basketball. electronicintifada.net Teenagers Wiam and Mai play on a team for amputees.

Omar Zahzah (2022-09-28). "We battled the algorithm and won" electronicintifada.net Social media companies have silenced Palestinian voices in ways they haven't for others…

Jim Hightower (2022-09-28). The GOP's 2022 Platform Is a Grab Bag of Nuttiness. otherwords.org Let me say one word to you: Nuts. | Now, let me say one name to you: Ted Cruz. | They've become synonymous, with the Texas lawmaker perennially topping national lists of goofy, right-wing political goobers. Only, Ted can't rightly be called a lawmaker, for he's not a serious participant in that process, instead devoting his senatorship to political stunts and picking silly PR fights with a growing list of enemies. | Running out of people to attack, Ted has found another species for his vitriol: Fictional icons. He's been padding his right-wing credentials by going after Mr. Potato Head, Mickey and Pluto, and, bel…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-28). The "Leftism" of the Americas Collapses at the Door of Haitian Sovereignty. libya360.wordpress.com Jemima Pierre While many are celebrating the potential rise of another "Pink Tide" in Latin America and the emergence of a truly multipolar world, it seems clear that the fight for Haitian sovereignty will continue to be outside of "leftist" imaginations. It is an exhilarating time for the "leftists" of the Americas. This past week,…

Kenny Coyle (2022-09-28). The U.S. gets ready for war in Taiwan. struggle-la-lucha.org

Peter Certo (2022-09-28). In OtherWords: September 28, 2022. otherwords.org This week in OtherWords, Shailly Gupta Barnes explains the remarkable drop in U.S. poverty last year. | It's no miracle, she writes — it's the result of the federal government finally implementing common sense anti-poverty programs at scale. But with many of those programs winding down or already expired, she warns, poor people and their allies will have to pull together in the midterm elections to sustain this remarkable progress. | Also this week, Paul Armentano calls on leading Democrats to live up to their promises to reform U.S. marijuana laws, which he argues is good politics and even better policy. A…

Staff (2022-09-28). Join the Social Media Storm to #EndAdministrativeDetention on Friday, 30 September. samidoun.net There are currently 30 Palestinian prisoners on an open hunger strike to bring an end to administrative detention, Israeli imprisonment without charge or trial. They are putting their bodies and lives on the line to take a stand for freedom and against this arbitrary form of detention used to routinely attack Palestinian community, student, farmer …

Fight Back (2022-09-28). Milwaukee Alliance demands police transparency. fightbacknews.org Milwaukee, WI – On Thursday, September 22, members of the Milwaukee Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression attended the Fire and Police Commission (FPC) Policies and Standards Committee Meeting. The Milwaukee Alliance leaders were there to voice their disapproval of the memorandum the FPC is circulating. This memorandum calls for the creation of a standard operating procedure (SOP) regarding the release of video footage of critical incidents. | Some parts of the FPC memorandum suggest promising recommendations for the eventual SOP. It requires the Milwaukee Police Department to show families of people…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-28). Breaking the Influence of International Capital in Africa. libya360.wordpress.com ROAPE ROAPE interviews the Ruth First prize winner Japhace Poncian about the crippling influence of international capital on the continent, resource nationalism, and the need for Africa to break its dependence from foreign direct investment and technology and to harness its own resources. Japhace argues that Africa must build up its own technical, financial, and…

_____ (2022-09-28). US Postpones Passage of "Taiwan Policy" Bill. journal-neo.org In this author's latest article on the Taiwan issue, it is important to note the development of its central point to date, namely the apparent strengthening in the last year or two of that faction of the US establishment which stands for abandoning the so-called "strategy of uncertainty" in its approach to Taiwan. Unlike the …

_____ (2022-09-28). Imperialism And Capitalism Are 'Bleeding The World Dry'. popularresistance.org Nicaragua's Sandinista government used its platform at the United Nations General Assembly to call for a global rebellion against the "imperialist and capitalist system" that is "bleeding the world dry." | "It is time to say enough to the hypocritical imperialism that politicizes, falsifies, and denigrates human rights, that they themselves violate and deny every day," declared Nicaraguan Foreign Minister Denis Moncada. | "Imperialism and its coercive actions are anti-life, in all spheres, and because of this, they are contrary to international law," he added. In his September 26 UN speech, Moncada proclaimed, "A…

_____ (2022-09-28). Israel on the Eve of the Fifth Round of Elections. journal-neo.org Israeli interim Prime Minister Yair Lapid, in just 29 words from the rostrum of the UN General Assembly, radically changed the fifth electoral round of elections from the first four electoral cycles of the past two and a half years. From the rostrum of one of the world's largest international diplomatic forums, he said, "An …

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-28). Western Sahara: Africa's Last Colony. libya360.wordpress.com Meriem NaàØli Meriem NaàØli writes about the continuing struggle for the independence of Western Sahara. Occupied by Morocco since the 1970s, in contravention of the International Court of Justice and the UN. The internationally recognised liberation movement, POLISARIO, has fought and campaigned for independence since the early 1970s. NaàØli explains what is going on, and…

_____ (2022-09-28). Disgruntlement with US Ambassador to Georgia Kelly Degnan Reaches Critical Levels. journal-neo.org The wave of criticism of US Ambassador Kelly Degnan's activities has recently swept Georgia and gained critical momentum, along with the criticism of US policy in the country in general. In an interview to the Public TV First Channel, chairman of the ruling Georgian Dream coalition Irakli Kobakhidze called "incomprehensible and offensive" the statement …

TeleSUR (2022-09-28). Cuba Makes Progress in Restoring Electricity After Hurricane. telesurenglish.net "Considerable progress is being made in the recovery of power lines affected by the hurricane to provide service to the capital of Cuba, an army of dedicated people is working uninterruptedly to restore in the shortest possible time," UNE reported on the social network Twitter. | RELATED: | UNE's technical director, Lázaro Guerra, added in the televised forum Mesa Redonda that the system is still fragile and tha…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-28). In Response to Antonio Guterres, Haitian Organizations Point to the Responsibility of the UN in the "Gangsterization of Haiti" libya360.wordpress.com AlterPresse Haitians protest over rising fuel prices during a nationwide strike, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti September 26, 2022. (Photo: REUTERS/Ralph Tedy Erol) The United Nations is complicit in what is referred to as the "gangsterization" of Haiti. The existence of criminal gangs is the result of UN Core Group interference yet is now the pretext for additional…

Stephen Millies (2022-09-28). Corona, Queens (NYC), says yes to Cuba. struggle-la-lucha.org

Lilly Dragnev (2022-09-28). 2022 Midterms: Help Get the Vote Out! peaceaction.org The midterm elections are nearly upon us. In less than six weeks voters will be hitting the polls, with early voting kicking off even before that. Now is the time that you can help Peace Action in its work to elect peace candidates in the closest races throughout the country. Sign up to make calls …

Frank Cappello (2022-09-28). üéß LEVER TIME PREMIUM: The Mental Gymnastics Of Larry Summers. levernews.com Read the full story: | Sign up now to read the full story and get access to all paid posts. | Already have an account? |

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-09-28). Podcast: Feeling like a scientist, wastewater disease tests, and summer droughts. imperial.ac.uk In this edition: When a scientist begins to feel like one, monitoring wastewater for diseases like COVID-19, and how droughts led to hosepipe bans.

Speak Out Socialists (2022-09-28). Sunday 10/2: Discussion on "Origins of Women's Oppression — Class Society" indybay.org ZOOM Link: | us02web.zoom.us/j/82158800683?pwd=N2J6UjgxNWhNak1WRWdUdm9CUit4QT09 | Meeting ID: 821 5880 0683 | Passcode: 340756 | One tap mobile | +16699009128,,82158800683#,,,,340756# US (San Jose) +16694449171,,82158800683#,,,,340756# US | Dial by your location | +1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose) | +1 669 444 9171 US | +1 719 359 4580 US | +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) | +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) | +1 646 931 3860 US | +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC) | +1 309 205 3325 US | +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) | +1 386 347 53 US | +1 564 217 2000 US…

____ (2022-09-28). Desperate Times–Desperate Measures. . smoothiex12.blogspot.com Saker nails it:

Laith Fadel (2022-09-28). Pro-choice Brazilians push for legalization of abortion. america.cgtn.com October 28 is Safe Abortion Day. It was chosen to commemorate the date Brazil adopted the so-called "Free Womb law" which, in 1871, granted freedom to children born to slaves. Nevertheless, Brazil remains one of those countries where abortion is not only illegal, but severely …

____ (2022-09-28). This IS A Real Reporter… smoothiex12.blogspot.com and a journalist. This is how one reports. People like Eva, like Graham and others–saving real journalism in general, and Western one in particular, one report at a time. Stay safe, Eva.

Editor (2022-09-28). The U.S. Sees an Unprecedented Investment in Policing Alternatives. scheerpost.com

Cameron orr (2022-09-28). "Winston Churchill: His Times, His Crimes": A review. cpusa.org Winston Churchill: His Times, His Crimes, by Tariq Ali, May 2022. Verso Books. Such was my anticipation for this book, that I could not wait for the softback edition, but bought it in hardback. Winston Churchill's reactionary standpoints, views, actions, and crimes are far, far too numerous to log in this brief book review; …

Laith Fadel (2022-09-28). Monterrey seeks new method to combat severe drought. america.cgtn.com Drought conditions in northern Mexico are so dire that the government declared a "national emergency" in the state Nuevo Leon this summer. With it, came new efforts at water rationing and redistribution. And as CGTN's Alasdair Baverstock reports, there is an exponential growth in …

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-09-28). Autoridades reportan avería en sistema eléctrico de Cuba. telesurtv.net La Unión Eléctrica Nacional declaró que se restablecerá paulatinamente el servicio entre la noche del martes y la madrugada del miércoles.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-28). Venezuela enviará ayuda a Cuba por daños del huracán Ian. telesurtv.net El presidente Nicolás Maduro resaltó que su país siempre estará al lado de Cuba para respaldar a su población y gobernantes.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-28). Sistema eléctrico se restablece en forma progresiva en Cuba tras afectaciones por huracán Ian. telesurtv.net Durante la madrugada fue posible activar microsistemas eléctricos que permiten conectar las grandes centrales.

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2022-09-29: News Headlines

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-29). UN Security Council to Convene on Nord Stream Attacks at Russia's Request. news.antiwar.com

____ (2022-09-29). Gas leaks from Nord Stream pipelines not to cease until Sunday: DEA. ecns.cn The director of the Danish Energy Agency (DEA) Kristoffer Bottzauw said on Wednesday that the gas leaks from the Nord Stream pipelines will continue until the end of the week.

SouthFront5 (2022-09-29). Eric Zuesse: U.S. Government Likely Perpetrated Biggest-Ever Catastrophic Global-Warming Event. southfront.org On September 28th, the AP headlined

Contributing Writers (2022-09-29). Scott Ritter on North Stream sabotage. marktaliano.net READ MORE:

WSWS (2022-09-29). The bombing of the Nord Stream pipeline: Who benefits? wsws.org Attempts by NATO officials to pin the blame on Russia and rule out US responsibility in the bombing of the pipeline, which Washington has called to be destroyed, have no credibility.

Staff (2022-09-29). US rejects being involved in Nord Stream sabotage. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — The idea that the United States was somehow involved in the apparent sabotage attacks against the Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipelines is preposterous, US State Department spokesperson Ned Price said on Wednesday.

Max Blumenthal (2022-09-29). EU Parliamentarian Calls to Sanction Vanessa Beeley and All Observers of Donbass Referendums. mintpressnews.com MEP Nathalie Louiseau of France is lobbying for individual sanctions on all observers of the Russian-organized referendums in the Donbass region. She has singled out journalist Vanessa Beeley not only for her coverage of the vote, but for her reporting on the foreign-back war against Syria's government.

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-29). New $1.1 Billion Arms Package for Ukraine Includes 18 HIMARS Launchers. news.antiwar.com The Pentagon announced a new $1.1 billion arms package for Ukraine on Wednesday that includes 18 High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems (HIMARS). So far, the US has delivered Ukraine 16 HIMARS, which are made by Lockheed Martin. The arms package is being given to Ukraine through the Ukraine Security Assistance Initiative (USAI), which allows the …

Zero Hedge (2022-09-29). Zelensky Reveals How Much US Taxpayers Give Ukraine Monthly. globalresearch.ca

____ (2022-09-29). Million-year-old skull found in China provides insight in human evolutionary. ecns.cn Archaeologists and paleontologists recently discovered a roughly 1-million-year-old human skull fossil in Central China's Hubei Province, possibly offering a monumental clue in the study of the evolution of Homo erectus in East Asia.

____ (2022-09-28). High U.S. inflation caused by corporate greed: The Guardian. ecns.cn High inflation in the United States has been caused by large corporations raising their prices above increasing costs, instead of wage increases, an opinion piece published by The Guardian has said.

Safe Ag Safe Schools (2022-09-29). Cancer-Causing Pesticide exceeds State risk levels over the last decade at Monterey County. indybay.org Concerned about the use of the cancer-causing drift-prone pesticide 1,3-dichloropropene (1,3-D), more than 50 pesticide reform advocates, including farmworkers, health professionals, teachers, and their allies held a news conference and rally at the Monterey County Government Center on Tuesday, September 27th — the 60th anniversary of the publication of Rachel Carson's Silent Spring. The group, organized by Safe Ag Safe Schools and the Monterey Bay Central Labor Council, called on the County Ag Commissioner to reduce 1,3-D use and web-post warnings. | The news conference can be seen in its entirety at: http…

Workers World Party (2022-09-29). PDF of September 29 issue. workers.org Download the PDF. Inclusive, expansive, revolutionary New Family Code approved by Cubans 2-to-1 Battling billionaire developers Saladin Muhammad remembered Editorial: U.S. hypocrisy and Iran Labor on the march At Philly's Home Depot California farmworkers Teamster women rally at Amazon HQ U.S. proxy war Western capital grabs Ukraine's farms Antiwar movement . . . |

Lucas Amin (2022-09-29). Weapons Firms Install 50 Staff Inside the UK Ministry of Defence. globalresearch.ca

_____ (2022-09-29). Why does Africa Oppose the Presence of UN Peacekeepers? journal-neo.org UN peacekeeping in Africa is in deep crisis, with the Blue Helmets not only failing in their missions but also regularly getting caught up in the middle of scandals. For the past few years there have been rallies in the Democratic Republic of Congo against the presence of representatives of the UN multidimensional mission in …

Editor (2022-09-29). The Timing of the Pipeline Attack. scheerpost.com Biden calling for overthrow of Putin in Warsaw in March. (Office of the President) | By Joe Lauria / President Joe Biden, with German Chancellor Olaf Scholz by his side, promised a White House press conference in early February that the U.S. was "able" to shut down the German-Russian Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline in the Baltic Sea if Russia invaded Ukraine. | A reporter asked Biden, "But how will you do that, exactly, since…the project is in Germany's control?" Biden said: "I promise you, we will be able to…

____ (2022-09-29). Work on west-east gas pipeline underway. ecns.cn China Oil &Gas Pipeline Network Corp, China's largest energy infrastructure owner also known as PipeChina, announced on Wednesday the official launch of construction on West-East Gas Pipeline 4.

Staff (2022-09-29). Ukraine Condemns Venezuela, Brazil and Uruguay After Donbass Referendum. orinocotribune.com Ukraine labels Brazil, Venezuela and Uruguay as "criminals" for having acted as observers in the referendum held in areas controlled by Russia in the Donbass region. | On Tuesday, September 27, a statement was issued that read, "Partners in crime are also criminals," by the so-called Ministry of Reintegration of the Temporarily Occupied Territories of Ukraine, threatening to punish independent observers who participated in the vote on the accession to Russia. | On Tuesday, the referendum came to a close in the people's republics of Donetsk and Lugansk (east) and in the regions of Kherson and Zaporizhzhia (south),…

Eva Bartlett (2022-09-29). DPR Civilians On Why They Wanted A Referendum To Join Russia. ingaza.wordpress.com My overview of the DPR referendum to join Russia. It's mainly the people themselves talking, over the course of 5 days, including door-to-door voting (no, not at gunpoint) and voting in voting stations on the 5th day. Western commentators would do well to listen to them (but we know they won't). Summary: -they waited 8…

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-29). Cuatro regiones en Ucrania piden su adhesión a Rusia. telesurtv.net Donetsk, Lugansk, Jersón y Zaporiyia aprobaron en referendos, realizados del 23 al 27 de septiembre, decidir su adhesión a Rusia.

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2022-09-29). "Preemptive Nuclear War": The Historic Battle for Peace and Democracy. A Third World War Threatens the Future of Humanity. globalresearch.ca US nuclear doctrine consists in portraying nuclear weapons as a means of "self defense" rather than a "weapon of mass destruction". There are powerful financial interests behind Joe Biden's $1.3 trillion nuclear weapons program initiated under Obama.

Shane Quinn (2022-09-29). An Overview of US Nuclear Weapons and Arms Expenditure. globalresearch.ca

Jeremy Kuzmarov (2022-09-29). Is that a chilling echo of Dr. Strangelove we are hearing from Biden's nominee to oversee nuclear weapons arsenal? struggle-la-lucha.org

Kerry Smith (2022-09-29). Senate given well-supported petition against AUKUS nuclear submarines. greenleft.org.au Community opposition to the secret AUKUS nuclear submarine deal is growing. Kerry Smith reports.

WSWS (2022-09-29). Sri Lankan SEP/IYSSE to hold online public meeting against nuclear war. wsws.org The online public meeting "Build an international working class movement to stop nuclear war danger" will be held at 4 p.m. on Sunday, October 16.

Infobrics (2022-09-29). Is Russia really losing in Ukraine. infobrics.org While the propaganda machine works round the clock to create an alternate reality that doesn't exist past a TV or smartphone screen, the economic and social unraveling resulting from the failed economic siege of Russia has been affecting hundreds of millions around the world.

Drago Bosnic (2022-09-29). Zelensky admits U.S. sends $1.5 billion to Kiev regime per month. struggle-la-lucha.org

Medea Benjamin (2022-09-29). "End War in Ukraine" Say 66 Nations at UN General Assembly. globalresearch.ca

____ (2022-09-29). EU executive proposes 8th package of 'biting sanctions' against Russia. ecns.cn The European Commission on Wednesday proposed a new package of "biting sanctions" against Russia, aimed at making the Kremlin "pay" for escalating the conflict in Ukraine.

Anand Naidoo (2022-09-29). The Heat: Ukraine Conflict. america.cgtn.com Another crisis as the Russia-Ukraine conflict heads into its eighth month.

Infobrics (2022-09-29). Indo-Russian Trade Up 120% This Year So Far. infobrics.org According to Ushakov, the two nations are currently working on bilateral measures to expand the use of national currencies, the ruble and the rupee, in mutual settlements…

Infobrics (2022-09-29). Western withdrawal of citizens from Russia may be a provocation. infobrics.org This act looks like a threat of attack and could generate responses.

Infobrics (2022-09-29). Are Russia and China Destined for Competition as Moscow Pivots East. infobrics.org With trade balance between Moscow and Beijing approaching $200 billion, this deepening dependence – and, especially if Russia became a beneficiary of Chinese technology – could be hyped up as Russia becoming a side-car to Chinese geopolitical ambitions by many Western observers…

A Guest Author (2022-09-29). Say NO to U.S. wars! Oct. 15-22 actions. workers.org The United National Antiwar Coalition (UNAC) is organizing for protests the week of Oct. 15-22 in this call posted at unac.peace.org. Back to the streets! Say NO to U.S. wars! Stop Washington's war moves toward Russia and China. Stop endless wars: Iraq, Syria, Somalia, Palestine, everywhere. Join us in protest . . . |

Doug Rooney (2022-09-29). Britain Takes Aggressive Anti-China Line with Hawkish PM Liz Truss. globalresearch.ca

____ (2022-09-29). China blasts U.S. for cyber attacks on Chinese university. ecns.cn

____ (2022-09-29). Reset in bilateral ties seen benefiting all. ecns.cn Putting China-U.S. relations back on the track of healthy and stable development at an early date serves the fundamental interests of the two peoples and meets the expectations of the international community.

____ (2022-09-29). 13 panda cubs make debut in Sichuan. ecns.cn Thirteen panda cubs, all born at the Giant Panda Protection and Research Center this year, make debut at the breeding base in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Sept. 28, 2022.

____ (2022-09-29). Steady growth for transport infrastructure. ecns.cn China has promoted infrastructure construction to boost economic development during the headwinds caused by COVID-19, officials from the Ministry of Transport said on Wednesday.

____ (2022-09-29). Preserved 1,000-year-old cake found in Xinjiang shows China's 'unity in diversity. ecns.cn Amongst the many historical treasures on display at the Xinjiang Museum in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, a one-of-a-kind 1,000-year-old cake is small yet riveting.

____ (2022-09-29). BRI praised for connecting nations. ecns.cn Infrastructure is regarded as a pillar industry for all countries, and sustainable and green projects built with China's Belt and Road Initiative have greatly enhanced connectivity and contributed to better growth of the developing world, experts say.

____ (2022-09-29). World's first cloned arctic wolf meets public in Harbin. ecns.cn Maya, the world first cloned arctic wolf, meets the public in Harbin Polarland, Northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, Sept. 28, 2022, along with two other Arctic wolves.

____ (2022-09-29). Xi to attend Martyrs' Day event, present flowers to fallen national heroes. ecns.cn Xi Jinping and other leaders of the Communist Party of China and the state will join representatives from all walks of life in presenting flowers to fallen national heroes on Friday morning in Tian'anmen Square.

____ (2022-09-29). World's first 2000-ton-class offshore wind farm installation vessel put into operation in S.China's Guangzhou. ecns.cn The world's first 2,000-ton-class offshore wind power installation platform named Baihetan was formally delivered and put into operation in Guangzhou, South China's Guangdong Province.

____ (2022-09-29). From fish to human: ancient fossil unearthed in China sheds light on evolution. ecns.cn A collection of well-preserved fish fossils were unearthed in two newly discovered fossil beds from the early Silurian Period – around 439 to 436 million years ago – in Southwest China's Chongqing Municipality and Guizhou Province.

____ (2022-09-29). Undersea expressway tunnel in north China built. ecns.cn Construction of an undersea tunnel was completed on Thursday in Dalian Bay, which accommodates a two-way six-lane urban expressway through the sea area in the city of Dalian, Liaoning Province.

____ (2022-09-29). Xi, Japanese PM exchange congratulations on th anniversary of normalization of China-Japan diplomatic relations. ecns.cn Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida on Thursday exchanged congratulatory messages over the th anniversary of the normalization of China-Japan diplomatic relations.

____ (2022-09-29). New growth drivers gain steam amid China's innovation push. ecns.cn After constant efforts to push forward innovation-driven development, China has made visible progress in industrial upgrading, with new growth drivers emerging and new business forms flourishing, a recent report showed.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-29). Beijing exige a EE.UU. respetar el principio de una sola China. telesurtv.net El vocero de la cancillería Wang Wenbin criticó las recientes declaraciones de la vicepresidenta estadounidense Kamala Harris sobre Taiwán.

Ramzy Baroud (2022-09-29). The Nablus Riots and the Future of the Palestanian Authority. mintpressnews.com The arrest of a prominent Palestinian activist, Musab Shtayyeh, and another Palestinian activist, by Palestinian Authority police on September 20 was not the first time that the notorious PA's Preventive Security Service (PSS) has arrested a Palestinian who is wanted by Israel. | PSS is largely linked to the routine arrests and torture of anti-Israeli occupation activists. Several Palestinians have died in the past as a result of PSS violence, the latest being

Lee Camp (2022-09-29). Fossil Fuels Subsidized at Rate of $11 Million Per Minute. mintpressnews.com A study by none other than the IMF found that the planet collectively spends $11 million per minute on subsidies for fossil fuels, all while the world barrels towards an impending climate catastrophe.

Ramzy Baroud (2022-09-29). The Nablus Riots and the Future of the Palestinian Authority. mintpressnews.com The arrest of a prominent Palestinian activist, Musab Shtayyeh, and another Palestinian activist, by Palestinian Authority police on September 20 was not the first time that the notorious PA's Preventive Security Service (PSS) has arrested a Palestinian who is wanted by Israel. | PSS is largely linked to the routine arrests and torture of anti-Israeli occupation activists. Several Palestinians have died in the past as a result of PSS violence, the latest being

Ramzy Baroud (2022-09-29). From Nabulsi to Shtayyeh: Which Side is the PA On? dissidentvoice.org The arrest of a prominent Palestinian activist, Musab Shtayyeh, and another Palestinian activist, by Palestinian Authority police on September 20 was not the first time that the notorious PA's Preventive Security Service (PSS) has arrested a Palestinian who is wanted by Israel. PSS is largely linked to the routine arrests and torture of anti-Israeli occupation …

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-29). Fuerzas israelíes asesinan a cuatro palestinos en Jenín. telesurtv.net Wafa informó además que otros 44 palestinos resultaron heridos durante la operación israelí, varios de los cuales se encuentran en estado crítico.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-29). Asesinan a otro líder social en el Norte de Santander, Colombia. telesurtv.net La víctima fue identificada como Dinael González Criado e integraba la comisión de trabajo de la Junta de Acción Comunal de Campo Seis.

Dr. Binoy Kampmark (2022-09-29). India's Billionaire Gautam Adani: "Ecological Crossdresser" globalresearch.ca

Zero Hedge (2022-09-29). Behind the BOE's Panic: Billions in Margin Calls "Death Spiraling" Into a Complete Bond Market Collapse, Pension Fund Wipe Out. globalresearch.ca

Binoy Kampmark (2022-09-29). Gautam Adani: Ecological Crossdresser. dissidentvoice.org Imagine the tobacco producer who invests in smoke limitation programs, or the arms manufacturer who attends a conference proposing to ban weapons and seek a better future. Gautam Adani, one of India's most ruthlessly adept billionaires, has added his name to the growing list of corporate transvestism, using ecological credentials as his camouflage for fossil …

WSWS (2022-09-29). United, Southwest flight attendants picket in US as airline workers reach breaking point. wsws.org United and Southwest airlines flight attendants picketed at airports in the US and other locations Tuesday to protest exhausting schedules, the lack of accommodation for stranded flight crews and the refusal of the carriers to increase pay in the face of surging inflation.

WSWS (2022-09-29). Sri Lankan SEP/IYSSE meeting discusses a socialist program to fight state repression. wsws.org Speakers explained that the fight against state repression, and for the release of all political prisoners, had to be based on mobilising the working class against capitalism.

Scorinoco (2022-09-29). Venezuela and Colombia Are Taking Firm Steps to Restore Cooperation, President Maduro Says. orinocotribune.com President Nicolás Maduro thanked his Colombian counterpart, Gustavo Petro, for the binational border reopening that took place on Monday, September 26. The Venezuelan president stated that the reopening of the border represents "an immense step towards restoring relations of brotherhood, unity, cooperation and complementarity." He made these comments during the Award Ceremony of Distinguished Cultural Personalities of Venezuela, held on Monday at Miraflores Palace. | The president emphasized that even in the moments of greatest tension between the two countries, caused by the former president of Colombia, Maduro…

Eric Zuesse (2022-09-29). Record Methane Leaks in Baltic Sea: U.S. Government Likely Perpetrated Biggest-Ever Catastrophic "Global Warming Event" globalresearch.ca

Pepe Escobar (2022-09-29). Germany and EU Have Been Handed Over a Declaration of War. globalresearch.ca

WSWS (2022-09-29). UK: Money for the rich, money for war, but none for education. wsws.org In desperation, school leaders are appealing to parents and parent/teacher associations for donations to plug the gap, further widening the quality of education offered to children in deprived areas compared to rich.

WSWS (2022-09-29). Seditious conspiracy trial begins for Oath Keeper leader Stewart Rhodes and accomplices in January 6 attack. wsws.org The trial of five members of the Trump-aligned militia group began Tuesday with jury selection.

Warm Water Wellness (2022-09-29). State Attorney General Urged to Investigate Sutter Health's Use of CARES Act Money. indybay.org DALY CITY — San Mateo County Supervisor David Canepa announced that he has sent a letter to California Attorney General Rob Bonta urging him to investigate Sutter Health's use of federal CARES Act dollars. The not-for-profit health care giant received $853 million in CARES Act funding, yet closed the Mack E. Mickelson therapy pool, the only warm water rehabilitation facility of its kind on the Peninsula. | "The federal CARES Act of 2020 was passed for the express purpose of keeping vital medical and community resources like the Mickelson therapy pool open during the COVID pandemic," Canepa said. "Yet despit…

Staff (2022-09-29). Iran warns about rise of terrorist groups in Afghanistan. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — Iran's envoy and Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN warns that terrorism and the emergence of terrorist groups pose a "serious threat" to Afghanistan, its neighbors, the region, and the entire international community.

SP Editor (2022-09-29). The Chris Hedges Report: Roger Waters on His Music, Activism and 'This is Not a Drill' Tour. scheerpost.com By Chris Hedges | | Roger Waters, the British rock legend and co-founder of Pink Floyd, is in the midst of his "This Is Not A Drill" tour. In his concerts he weds his musical genius to the most pressing social issues of our day, including permanent war, police violence, the crimes of Israeli occupation against the Palestinians, including the kill…

Mat Ward (2022-09-29). 10 new albums to give you strength in troubled times. greenleft.org.au Do you think there's no good protest music these days? So did I, until I started looking for it. The truth is, it's always been out there, but it's sometimes a bit difficult to find. Every month, I search it out, listen to it all, then round up the best of it that relates to that month's political news. Here's the round-up for September 2022.

John W. Whitehead (2022-09-29). Federal Bureau of Intimidation: The Government's War on Political Freedom. globalresearch.ca

Editor (2022-09-29). Inside America's War Machine, Integrity Is Optional. scheerpost.com The US Army outside of the Lincoln Memorial. Photo by By William J. Astore / As a military professor for six years at the U.S. Air Force Academy in the 1990s, I often walked past the honor code prominently displayed for all cadets to see. Its message was simple and clear: they were n…

Austin Anarchist Black Cross (2022-09-29). At the Threshold of the Empire: Border Crossings, Government Harassment, and How to Protect Yourself. itsgoingdown.org The Austin Anarchist Black Cross (ABC) looks at political repression and harassment at the border and how to best approach crossings. Last weekend, an activist from Austin was detained at the Austin airport by Customs and Border Protection (CBP) upon reentry to the U.S. after traveling abroad. They were held for about 3 hours and…

Fight Toxic Prisons (2022-09-29). Hurricane Ian Devastates Florida Prisons. itsgoingdown.org Fight Toxic Prisons reports on fight to get prisoners in the path of Hurricane Ian evacuated in so-called Florida. As Hurricane Ian continues striking Florida following landfall as a Category 4 hurricane Wednesday afternoon, over 176,000 people behind prison bars lie directly in the storm's path. While some units have evacuated, others have gone on…

Abayomi Azikiwe (2022-09-29). United Nations General Assembly Marked by Sharp Debates on the World Situation. globalresearch.ca

Staff (2022-09-29). 2 October, Vancouver: End Administrative Detention! Outreach and rally for justice in Palestine. samidoun.net Sunday, 2 October 2 pm Vancouver Art Gallery (Howe Side/Robson Square) Vancouver Facebook Join us on Sunday, October 2 outside the Vancouver Art Gallery (Howe Street Side) to support 30 Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike for freedom. They are putting their bodies and lives on the lines to demand an end to administrative detention, Israeli …

Dean Baker (2022-09-29). The Market Did Not Cause Inequality, No Matter How Much the New York Times Insists. cepr.net It is a complete article of faith in intellectual circles that the market is responsible for the rise in inequality that we have seen in the United States and elsewhere over the last half-century. Intellectual types literally cannot even consider the alternative that inequality was the result of government policies, not the natural workings of …

It's Going Down (2022-09-29). Officials Move to Squash Massive Strike Across Alabama Prisons. itsgoingdown.org Thousands of prisoners have launched a historic work strike across what even the Alabama Department of Corrections (ADOC) is admitting is "most major male facilities," throwing the system into a form of modified lockdown, as prison authorities attempt to break the strike by bringing in prisoners from other facilities. "This is a huge thing, this…

Julia Conley (2022-09-29). Highland Park victims sue gun-maker, stores over negligence and deceptive practices. nationofchange.org Along with the company—which plaintiffs argue violated a consumer protection law—the families and victims sued an online retailer and local gun store.

Victoria Torres (2022-09-29). Venezuela Condemns False Accusations of 'Independent' Mission on Human Rights. orinocotribune.com Venezuela repudiated the false accusations about the human rights situation in Venezuela, made by the so-called International Fact-Finding Mission in their report presented at the United Nations Human Rights Council on Monday, September 26. The Foreign Affairs Ministry of Venezuela, through an official statement, also alerted the international community about the use of human rights as an ideological and political weapon. | An unofficial translation of the

Minnie Bruce Pratt (2022-09-29). Marching California farmworkers say 'Sí, se puede! Yes, we can!'. workers.org Dolores Huerta, co-founder of United Farm Workers, speaks to marchers in Stockton, California, Aug. 20. Despite a farmworkers' 24-hour vigil going on in Sacramento, California, Gov. Gavin Newsom is still stalling on signing Assembly Bill 2183, passed in May — a pro-farmworker bill that is also pro-union. Instead of an . . . |

Scorinoco (2022-09-29). Iran to Unload 1.22 Million Barrels of Crude Oil in Venezuela. orinocotribune.com

Infobrics (2022-09-29). BRICS Partnership Boosts Women-Led Businesses in Africa. infobrics.org SmartDigital Solutions, a private company specialising in digital transformation services and products, has partnered with BRICS Women's Business Alliance and various state-owned entities to advance the development of Information Communications Technology (ICT) skills amongst women entrepreneurs through workshop programmes…

Ashley Curtin (2022-09-29). New study finds 'forever chemicals' in rainwater. nationofchange.org Water quality guidelines deem rainwater is now unsafe to drink.

Kathy Durkin (2022-09-29). Youth join global strike for climate justice. workers.org Climate strikers in Bengaluru, India, Sept. 23. Climate strikers in Bengaluru, India, one of 450 global locations, were among hundreds of thousands demanding "climate reparations and justice" Sept. 23. Young people in Asia, Africa and Europe joined a coordinated Global Climate Strike that called for wealthy countries to pay reparations . . . |

Labor Video Project (2022-09-29). No Honors For Former Japan Prime Minister Abe Say Protesters In San Francisco. indybay.org

Staff (2022-09-29). Iran, Japan discuss developing economic cooperation. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — Iranian Oil Minister Javad Owji and Japanese Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi in a meeting stressed the need for enhancing Tehran-Tokyo cooperation.

WSWS (2022-09-29). Inmate strike spreads to all major Alabama prisons. wsws.org Republican Governor Kay Ivey has refused to enter discussion with the inmates and has said that their demands for better treatment and legal reform will not be considered.

WSWS (2022-09-29). After weeks of silence from union, Mercedes-Benz begins mass firings in Brazil. wsws.org The fact that the union is responding to the layoffs not by denouncing them, but by covering them up, exposes its collaboration with the company.

WSWS (2022-09-29). Australian nurses' union "surveys" Lifehouse workers after wage-cut offer rejected. wsws.org The questionnaire is a desperate attempt by the New South Wales Nurses and Midwives' Association to head off a developing rebellion of workers against the union and management.

WSWS (2022-09-29). White House hunger conference offers only token "solutions" to a mounting social crisis. wsws.org The conference was the first in more than a half century to discuss the ongoing scandal of hunger and malnutrition in the richest country in the world.

People's Tribune (2022-09-29). Santa Cruz Dismantles Camp of Hundreds of the Houseless. indybay.org The City of Santa Cruz, CA, in a county with the second highest rent in the country, is evicting an estimated 300 people living in wall-to-wall tents running along a riverbed right next to this largely wealthy city's downtown. The camp, in existence for about three years, was sanctioned by the City; houseless people were directed to go there because the City didn't have enough beds. Now, the City cites sanitation, drug use and complaints as reasons for closing the Benchlands camp. "This never needed to become a crisis for the hundreds of houseless people driven to the Benchlands by police and social service agenc…

Revolution Books (2022-09-29). Sunday 10/2: Support the Courageous Uprising in Iran. indybay.org Revolution Books | 2444 Durant Avenue | Berkeley…

Staff (2022-09-29). 130 injured in clash btw Iraqi protesters, security forces. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — At least 133 people were injured as a result of Wednesday's clashes between protesters and Iraqi security forces.

Staff (2022-09-29). 6 injured in Oakland school shooting, police say. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — 6 people were shot on Wednesday at a school campus in Oakland, in a burst of gunfire that erupted minutes before hundreds of students were scheduled to be dismissed for the afternoon.

____ (2022-09-29). Past decade witnesses notable strides in delivering better healthcare. ecns.cn

Vashna Jagarnath (2022-09-29). The electricity crisis in South Africa continues to brew. greenleft.org.au Along with widespread food insecurity, South Africans also experience "energy poverty", making it difficult for them to cover other costs such as food, rent, and clothing, reports Vashna Jagarnath.

The Associated Press (2022-09-29). US Waives Federal Law to Boost Diesel Supply for Puerto Rico. latinorebels.com SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The U.S. government announced Wednesday it would temporarily waive a federal law and allow foreign diesel deliveries to Puerto Rico as it faces a dwindling supply of fuel nearly two weeks after Hurricane Fiona pummeled the U.S. territory.

San Francisco Public Library (2022-09-29). Thursday 10/13: Author Event: Comrade Sisters: Women of the Black Panther Party. indybay.org San Francisco Main Library | 100 Larkin St | San Francisco, CA 94102…

Dolores Perez Heilbron (2022-09-29). Sunday 10/9: Blessing of the Animals. indybay.org First Unitarian Universalist Society – in the Chapel | 1187 Franklin Street (at Geary Blvd) | San Francisco, CA 94109…

Labor Video Project (2022-09-29). Do You Hear Us? UAL Flight Attendants March Against Union Busting & Join SFO Unite Here. indybay.org Hundreds of UAL Association of Flight Attendants AFA flight attendants joined with 1,000 striking SFO Unite Here food service workers at the airport. The UAL AFA leaders charged that UAL is engaged in union busting practices and refuse to negotiate with the union over changes effecting passengers and the workers. SFO Unite Here workers have been without a wage increase since 2018 at the airport and cannot survive on their wages…

____ (2022-09-29). Webb telescope captures spiral galaxy. ecns.cn Image released by NASA on Sept. 27, 2022, shows the spiral galaxy IC 5332, captured by the James Webb Space Telescope with its Mid-InfraRed Instrument (MIRI).

Suds, Snacks,, Socialism Forum Committee (2022-09-29). Saturday 10/8: The California Propositions Demystified. indybay.org

____ (2022-09-29). Chinese, Argentine presidents hope for closer bilateral ties. ecns.cn Chinese President Xi Jinping and Argentine President Alberto Fernandez on Wednesday expressed their hope for closer bilateral ties as they sent congratulatory letters to a high-level forum on cultural exchanges between the two countries.

WSWS (2022-09-29). German workers support UAW president candidate Will Lehman: "It's time for us to stand up to union bureaucrats" wsws.org The campaign of Will Lehman, a 34-year-old worker at Mack Trucks in Pennsylvania (USA), for president of the United Auto Workers (UAW) union is also meeting with broad support in Germany.

Staff (2022-09-29). Harris, S Korea president discuss regional issues. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — US Vice President Kamala Harris and South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol met and held talks in Seoul, discussing regional issues.

Staff (2022-09-29). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on September 29. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — Mehr news agency takes a look at the headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Thursday, September 29.

Lucine (2022-09-29). Edmond Dantes' Last Laugh. indybay.org Dictators choose Preposterous Prepostoevsky while Scapegoats choose divine retribution…

UUSF ANIMAL MINISTRY (2022-09-29). Sunday 10/9: Blessing of the Animals: Unitarian Universalists of San Francisco. indybay.org UUSF | 1187 Franklin St. @! Geary | San Francisco 93109…

WSWS (2022-09-29). Hurricane Ian makes devastating landfall in Florida. wsws.org After making landfall near Fort Myers as a Category 4 storm on Wednesday afternoon, Hurricane Ian is moving very slowly northeast across the Florida peninsula, causing massive damage from high winds, heavy rains and storm surge.

Sam Wainwright (2022-09-29). For Treaty, republic and social justice. greenleft.org.au Any call for a republic that is disconnected from addressing the very real social and ecological crises will not be enough, argues Sam Wainwright.

Staff (2022-09-29). Lebanese parliament fails to elect new president. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — The Lebanese parliament failed to elect a new president in today's session.

Ana Zorita (2022-09-29). Why did Chileans vote to reject the new constitution? greenleft.org.au Nearly 80% of Chileans voted to draft a new constitution, but less than two years later, about 62% chose to reject the draft in a plebiscite on September 4. Ana Zorita explains why.

WSWS (2022-09-29). Deere workers voice support for Will Lehman for UAW president: "What he says, it's all true" wsws.org Supporters of Lehman visited several Deere plants in the Quad Cities region last weekend, encountering many workers who expressed keen interest in his program and denounced the corrupt UAW bureaucracy.

SP Editor (2022-09-29). Chris Hedges: The Disappearance of Meghan Marohn. scheerpost.com By Chris Hedges / Special to ScheerPost | Editor's Note: Meghan Marohn, the beloved teacher whom her friend There is a national epidemic of missing girls and women. This is the story of a friend who has become one of these grim statistics. | A few days before Meghan Marohn, a 42-year-old English teacher at Shaker H…

Binoy Kampmark (2022-09-29). Gautam Adani's ecological cosplay. greenleft.org.au The Modi government is keen to fashion the Adani Group as a spear of influence, however its renewables story cannot hide the fact that its core business remains thermal coal mining, gas distribution and transportation. Binoy Kampmark reports.

WSWS (2022-09-29). Widespread opposition in Japan to Shinzo Abe's state funeral. wsws.org The purpose of the state funeral was to glorify Abe and his right-wing record as prime minister in order to further plans for remilitarization and attacks on democratic rights.

____ (2022-09-29). 22 policies in Shanghai to help boost market mood, keep recovery pace. ecns.cn The Shanghai municipal government has given a solid boost to market confidence by announcing 22 favorable policies on Wednesday, which will help maintain the strong momentum in economic recovery, local officials said.

Jonathan Nack (2022-09-29). Thursday 10/6: Lessons of the 2022 National Strike in Ecuador. indybay.org To register for the webinar: act.dsausa.org/signup/2022-national-protest-in-ecuador/

Ramon du Houx (2022-09-29). Elected officials encourage EPA to use California standards as baseline for Clean Cars. indybay.org Over 600 elected officials support the Biden-Harris Administration in implementing stronger vehicle standards to reduce carbon emissions by 2030. They also want the nation to apply CA's strong clean car standards as soon as possible.

Office of Carroll Fife (2022-09-29). A Deep Dive Into Oakland's Measure Q Article 34 Authorization. indybay.org You might be wondering, why is there a ballot measure asking Oakland voters to authorize low-rent housing units? Why is this required, what will it do and what is this Article 34?>

____ (2022-09-29). IOC releases first visual identity. ecns.cn The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has released its first-ever visual identity in order to bring the Olympic brand and its core values to life, the IOC announced on Wednesday.

Animal Liberation Press Office (2022-09-29). Activist Smashes Butchery, Poisons Animal Flesh. indybay.org In an anonymous communiquè received by the North American Animal Liberation Press Office, an activist in Portland Oregon has claimed responsibility for the vandalism of a local butcher shop, and the poisoning of the animal flesh which is sold there.

Our Downtown ‚Ä¢ Our Future (2022-09-29). Thursday 10/6: Measure O: In the Tradition of Citizen Jane. indybay.org Resource Center for Nonviolence | 610 Ocean St., Santa Cruz…

____ (2022-09-29). Night cruise tour showcases culture of Chengdu. ecns.cn 13 themed cruise boats were launched to present lines of Chinese famous poet Du Fu along the Jinjiang River ahead of the National Day holiday in Chengdu.

WSWS (2022-09-29). Former Australian PM Abbott weighs the cost of saving 40,000 lives and decides the price is too high. wsws.org The positions of the extreme-right, allowing the elderly and the sick to die in the interests of profit, have been adopted by the entire political establishment including the federal Labor government.

Rojava Solidarity Santa Cruz (2022-09-29). Friday 9/30: Rojava Solidarity Santa Cruz Film Screening. indybay.org SubRosa Community Space | 703 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz…

Center for Biological Diversity (2022-09-29). Lawsuit Challenges Outdated Offshore Oil Plans in California. indybay.org Year After Huntington Beach Spill, Federal Officials Still Haven't Acted…

WSWS (2022-09-29). German secret service operates hundreds of far-right social media profiles. wsws.org Regardless of whether the pending investigations can demonstrate that the agents gave the impetus to the planned terrorist attacks, a picture emerges of a right-wing extremist milieu organized and controlled by the state.

Staff (2022-09-29). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on September 29. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Thursday, September 29.

Sue Bull (2022-09-29). Residents opposition to Viva gas import terminal continues. greenleft.org.au The campaign against multinational Viva Energy's gas import terminal in Corio Bay is gathering momentum. Sue Bull reports.

Dr. Suzanne Burdick (2022-09-29). Famous Pro-Vaccine Doctor Suspects Pfizer Booster Shot Sent His Cancer Into Overdrive. globalresearch.ca

____ (2022-09-29). Hurricane Ian batters Florida, about 2 mln customers out of power. ecns.cn Hurricane Ian continued to batter the Florida peninsula with catastrophic storm surges, winds, and flooding on Wednesday night, knocking nearly 2 million customers out of power.

The UC Theatre (2022-09-29). Friday 9/30: Cate Le Bon presented by (((folkYEAH!))) With A Savage (Parquet Courts). indybay.org 2036 University Ave. Berkeley, CA…

Staff (2022-09-29). 12 Palestinians injured during Zionists raid on WB. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — Palestinian Red Crescent reported that 12 Palestinians were injured during the attack of the Israeli regime's forces on the city of Dura in the south of the West Bank.

Jess Curtis (2022-09-29). Friday 11/18: dark/lessons/rupture. indybay.org CounterPulse | 80 Turk Street | San Francisco, CA 94102…

San Francisco Public Library (2022-09-29). Sunday 10/30: Film: Plague at the Golden Gate Screening and Panel Discussion. indybay.org San Francisco Main Library | 100 Larkin St | San Francisco, CA 94102…

WSWS (2022-09-29). Live Updates on the fight of rail workers: Meeting of rank-and-file workers passes resolution—"We have the right to take collective action, including a strike" wsws.org Dozens of machinists at BNSF's Argentine Yard in Kansas City held a series of informational pickets Wednesday to call for a united fight of rank-and-file workers.

Betsey Piette (2022-09-29). Workers at Philadelphia Home Depot file for union. workers.org Philadelphia Home Depot workers file for first storewide union Sept. 20. Retail workers at a Home Depot store in northeast Philadelphia filed a petition on Sept. 20 with the National Labor Relations Board to form a union. Their request covers 274 employees organized as Home Depot Workers United. If successful, . . . |

Nick Beams (2022-09-29). British Pound Collapse at Centre of Global Currency and Financial Storm. globalresearch.ca

____ (2022-09-29). Winding roads benefit locals in Guizhou. ecns.cn A web of roads connecting settlements scattered in Guizhou's mountain area has been built and played an indispensable role in poverty eradication.

Igor Chudov (2022-09-29). JAMA: mRNA Vaccine Shedding in Breast Milk Proven! globalresearch.ca

____ (2022-09-29). Representative of Chinese govt attends former Japanese PM Abe's funeral in Japan. ecns.cn Wan Gang attended the state funeral of former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and the appreciation ceremony hosted by the Japanese government and Abe's family in Tokyo on Tuesday.

WSWS (2022-09-29). Lawsuits on mRNA technology show profit-driven struggle for control over vital scientific discoveries. wsws.org Recent lawsuits on mRNA technology are attempts by various corporations to take control of these vital discoveries for their own enrichment. Recent advances in molecular technology that allows for gene editing and protein manufacturing portend a revolution in medicine that can offer personalized treatments for a broad array of diseases.

Staff (2022-09-29). Iran sovereignty over three islands non-negotiable. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 29 (MNA) — In response to the Emirati minister's baseless claims about the three Iranian islands, a diplomat said that the territorial integrity of Iran and its sovereignty over the Iranian islands are non-negotiable.

SP Editor (2022-09-29). Meghan Marohn: Goodbye to All That and a Whole Lot More. scheerpost.com By Meghan Marohn / Original to ScheerPost | Editor's note: Meghan Marohn, the author of this piece and a beloved teacher whom her friend I've known that I should like Joan Didion. Friends would share their perspectives on her…

Tamara Pearson (2022-09-29). The urgent global climate revolt that isn't happening. greenleft.org.au Climate change is disrupting and harming our lives, writes Tamara Pearson, so we need to disrupt and force change.

Leon Kunstenaar (2022-09-29). Animal Rights Groups Invades UC Berkeley Cal Dining Hall in March Against Factory Farming. indybay.org Direct Action Everywhere in animal rights protest action at UC Berkeley demand UC Cal Dining drop Tyson Foods and stop doing business with factory farming companies.

Infobrics (2022-09-29). Kamala Harris' visit to Tokyo aims to destroy Sino-Japanese relations. infobrics.org th anniversary of Sino-Japanese relations darkened over Taiwan.

WSWS (2022-09-29). Bank of England launches emergency operation to stave off financial collapse. wsws.org After two days of mayhem, in which the fall in bond prices sent yields rising in leaps and bounds, the BoE stepped in declaring that were the dysfunction "to continue or worsen there would be a material risk to UK financial stability."

Paul Haeder (2022-09-29). I'll Never Know What it is to be a Bat: I'm batty for bat week! dissidentvoice.org Lately, I've been thinking about bats. A few dozen have been flying around our Waldport, Oregon, Cyprus tree: California Myotis, Fringed Myotis, and the Big Brown Bat. Near White Salmon, WA, I have seen dozens of Silver-Haired Bats, flying low to the ground on 20 acres we own. This creature accounts for almost a third …

WSWS (2022-09-29). The right-wing record of the "Quebec First" CAQ government. wsws.org The Coalition avenir Québec's (CAQ) first-ever term in office was marked by a disastrous response to the COVID-19 pandemic, brutal anti-worker measures and the promotion of virulent Quebec chauvinism.

TeleSUR, ysm, JCM (2022-09-29). Corea del Norte dispara dos misiles balísticos al mar del Este. telesurtv.net El lanzamiento coincide con los ejercicios militares conjuntos que EE.UU y Corea del Sur realizan en el mar del Este.

Staff (2022-09-29). Presidente de Vietnam se reúne con primer ministro cubano. cubadebate.cu Manuel Marrero Cruz fue recibido este jueves por el presidente de Vietnam, Nguyen Xuan Phuc, quien aseguró que, en cualquier circunstancia, su país siempre estará al lado de Cuba. De acuerdo con Presidencia, Marrero Cruz también sostuvo esta jornada un encuentro de cortesía con el secretario general del Comité Central del Partido Comunista de Vietnam.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-29). Huracán Ian toca tierra en el suroeste de Florida, EE.UU. telesurtv.net Ian arribó al territorio con vientos máximos sostenidos de 240 kilómetros por hora (km/h).

TeleSUR, ysm, JCM (2022-09-29). Huracán Ian avanza con categoría 4 hacia Florida, EE.UU. telesurtv.net Los meteorólogos estadounidenses alertan que Ian llegará a las costas de Florida como un peligroso huracán.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-09-29). Cuba agradece solidaridad de México y Venezuela tras huracán. telesurtv.net Díaz-Canel encabezó una reunión para poner en marcha un plan de recuperación del país tras el paso de Ian.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-29). Grupos armados anuncian cese al fuego unilateral en Colombia. telesurtv.net Forma parte de la respuesta al plan de paz propuesto por parte del Gobierno de Gustavo Petro, desde el mes de agosto.

TeleSUR, ysm, JCM (2022-09-29). Rusia analizará fugas en gasoductos ante Consejo de Seguridad. telesurtv.net El Gobierno ruso califica de provocaciones las recientes fugas en los gasoductos Nord Stream1 y Nord Stream 2.

Staff (2022-09-29). Gobierno cubano se centra en la recuperación del país y en cómo ayudar a los más frágiles tras el paso de Ian. cubadebate.cu Se ha trabajado intensamente, a lo largo de Cuba, en las primeras horas transcurridas tras el paso del huracán Ian; y este jueves puede ser un día en que se avance todavía más en todo lo que queda por delante. Tal reflexión fue compartida en la tarde de este miércoles, desde el Palacio de la Revolución, por el primer secretario del Comité Central del Partido Comunista y presidente de la República, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-29). Cuba moviliza trabajadores para ayudar en recuperación del servicio eléctrico. telesurtv.net El director técnico de la UNE, señaló que el sistema eléctrico se restablecerá paulatinamente en todo el territorio cubano.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-29). Médicos dominicanos protestan contra aseguradoras y pensiones. telesurtv.net "No más AFP" y "No más ARS", fueron las consignas usadas por las decenas de personas que recorrieron las calles del Centro Histórico de Santiago de los Caballeros.

Staff (2022-09-29). Qué trae la prensa cubana, jueves 29 de septiembre de 2022. cubadebate.cu

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-29). Declaran emergencia por el huracán Ian en Virginia, EE.UU. telesurtv.net El gobernador instó a los residentes de Virginia a prepararse ante lluvias intensas, inundaciones, daños por viento y tornados.

Staff (2022-09-29). Yolaimi Hernández: "Mi hijo se perdió y casi me vuelvo loca" cubadebate.cu Los vientos de Ian empezaron a despegar las fibras de la casa de Yolaimi Hernández Gutiérrez sobre las 2: 45 de la mañana. Después, como un efecto dominó, el resto se fue levantando hasta que el techo quedó vacío y desprotegido de la lluvia que se tornaba más fuerte en la medida en que pasaban las horas de la madrugada del 27 de septiembre.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-29). Cuba analiza medidas de recuperación tras paso del huracán Ian. telesurtv.net El presidente de Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, agradeció la solidaridad de los mandatarios de México, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, y de Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-29). Venezuela y Bolivia refrendan lazos de cooperación y amistad. telesurtv.net Ambos cancilleres manifestaron la condena a la "imposición de medidas coercitivas unilaterales de acoso económico, las cuales afectan el derecho del pueblo venezolano al desarrollo".

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-29). Nuevo sondeo ratifica ventaja de Lula sobre Bolsonaro en Brasil. telesurtv.net Lula obtuvo el 48 por ciento de intenciones de votos válidos, mientras que Bolsonaro recibió el 38 por ciento.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-29). Presidente de Cuba visita zonas afectadas por el huracán Ian. telesurtv.net El mandatario cubano recorrió diversos lugares afectados por el huracán Ian en La Habana, Pinar del Río y Artemisa.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-29). Huelga de transportistas paraliza capital de Haití. telesurtv.net La situación en Puerto Príncipe y comunidades vecinas sigue siendo crítica en medio de la inseguridad y las protestas.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-29). Perú instala comisión para atender derrame de crudo en Loreto. telesurtv.net La decisión se tomó tras una rotura en el Oleoducto Norperuano vertiera unos 2, 0 barriles de crudo en el río Cuninico, en la región de Loreto.

TeleSUR -ysm (2022-09-29). ONU ofrece ayuda de emergencia a Cuba tras paso del huracán Ian. telesurtv.net El Gobierno mexicano también ha extendido su ofrecimiento de ayuda al pueblo cubano, en caso de ser necesario.

Staff (2022-09-29). Hoy en la Mesa Redonda: Liga Élite y compromisos internacionales del béisbol cubano. mesaredonda.cubadebate.cu EL Vicepresidente Primero del INDER, el Comisionado Nacional de Béisbol y otras autoridades del deporte comparecerán este jueves en la Mesa Redonda para informar sobre la I Liga ÉLITE del Béisbol cubano y los venideros compromisos internacionales de este deporte, incluido el Clásico Mundial.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-09-29). Presidente Maduro llama a ampliar vocación exportadora de Venezuela. telesurtv.net "Vamos a la apertura total de la frontera, paso a paso, de manera segura", manifestó el presidente venezolano.

TeleSUR, ysm, JCM (2022-09-29). Fracasa moción de censura contra ministro del Interior de Perú. telesurtv.net Partidos de ultraderecha acusan a Willy Huerta de entorpecer las investigaciones contra el presidente Castillo.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-29). Gobierno de Bolivia ratifica que el censo se celebrará en 2024. telesurtv.net El ministro de Planificación, Sergio Cusicanqui, afirmó que la propuesta del Comité Interinstitucional de Santa Cruz carece de sustento técnico y contiene un "tinte político".

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-29). Jarbas Barbosa da Silva es elegido director de la OPS. telesurtv.net Barbosa ocupa el cargo de subdirector de la OPS, donde ha liderado los esfuerzos de la organización para aumentar el acceso equitativo a las vacunas contra la Covid-19.

Staff (2022-09-29). Díaz-Canel recorre Central Termoeléctrica Ernesto Guevara, en Santa Cruz del Norte. cubadebate.cu El presidente cubano Miguel Díaz-Canel llegó esta mañana a la Central Termoeléctrica Ernesto Guevara, en Santa Cruz del Norte, provincia Mayabeque, donde se trabaja sin descanso para recuperar potencia en la generación que se aportará a sincronización del Sistema Electroenergético Nacional, informó Presidencia en su cuenta en Twitter.

Revolution Books (2022-09-29). Sunday 10/9: Reading & Discussion with Omar El Akkad, author of What Strange Paradise. indybay.org Revolution Books | 2444 Durant Avenue | Berkeley…

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-29). Nicaragua: un mundo sin armas atómicas para alcanzar la paz. telesurtv.net El mandatario indicó que los recursos usados para este sector se pueden emplear en ayudar a los países que más lo necesiten.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-29). Sistema eléctrico se restablece progresivamente en Cuba. telesurtv.net Durante la madrugada fue posible activar microsistemas eléctricos que permiten conectar las grandes centrales.

Kurt Nimmo (2022-09-28). NATO-US Prime Suspects in Nordstream Gas Leaks. globalresearch.ca

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-28). Explosiones de origen desconocido afectan a gasoductos Nord Stream. telesurtv.net No se ha determinado, de manera oficial, cuáles son las causas de las explosiones que provocaron pequeños sismos.

Michael Shellenberger (2022-09-28). U.S. Blew Up Russian Gas Pipelines Nord Stream 1 & 2, Says Former Polish Defense Minister. globalresearch.ca

Infobrics (2022-09-28). US might have sabotaged European energy security. infobrics.org The US and Poland would be the most suspect countries in the case of sabotage against Russian-European gas pipelines.

Larry Chin (2022-09-28). What Spearheaded 21 Years of War and Atrocities? Unocal and the Coveted Trans-Afghan Pipeline Route. globalresearch.ca

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-28). Russia to Summon UN Security Council Over Pipeline Sabotage. libya360.wordpress.com Moscow wishes to call an emergency UN Security Council session over the "provocations" at the Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipelines, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Wednesday in a Telegram post. Both pipelines were severely damaged earlier this week in what many suspect was a deliberate attack. Russia requested an urgent UN Security Council meeting on…

____ (2022-09-28). Dalian taps nuclear energy for heating. ecns.cn An 8.8-kilometer main heating pipeline stretches from the Hongyanhe Nuclear Power Station to local residents' houses in Wafangdian of Dalian, Liaoning province.

Editor (2022-09-28). Explosions Cause Major Damage to Both Nord Stream Pipelines. scheerpost.com

_____ (2022-09-28). The War On Germany Just Entered Its Hot Phase. popularresistance.org Just yesterday I laid out how the U.S. is winning its war on Europe's industries and people. | That war, hidden behind the U.S. created Ukraine crisis, is designed to destroy Europe's manufacturing advantage compared to the U.S. It is more likely though to strengthen the economic position of China and other Asian economies. | I have argued that Germany must open the Nord Stream II pipeline which can bring Russian natural gas to Germany without crossing other countries' territory. It must also allow Siemens to repair the defect Nord Stream I compressors. It is in fact inevitable if German's industry is to survive.

TeleSUR (2022-09-28). Russia Denies Involvement in Nord Stream Gas Leaks. telesurenglish.net On Wednesday, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov called it "stupid and absurd" to allege that Russia was involved in leaks in the Nord Stream 1 and 2 gas pipelines. | RELATED: | "Is this in our interests? No, we will lose gas supply routes to Europe. Is it in Europe's interests? No, it is also in a very difficult situation," he said. | Dialogue and prompt cooperation of all parties are needed to find out what happened as soon…

____ (2022-09-28). China begins construction on new gas transmission pipeline. ecns.cn Construction work on the fourth pipeline of a mega power transmission project that transports natural gas from China's western regions to the country's east kicked off Wednesday.

Staff (2022-09-28). EU says Nord Stream incidents result from deliberate acts. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell stated on Wednesday that the incidents with gas leaks in the Nord Stream gas pipelines were the result of a deliberate act.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-28). Attack on Nord Stream Kills Prospects for Dialogue in Ukraine. libya360.wordpress.com M. K. BHADRAKUMAR The three leaks that were discovered on Monday at the Nord Stream 1 and Nord Stream 2 gas pipelines connecting Russia with Germany — one after another within hours of each other in the exclusive economic zones of Sweden and Denmark — were caused by blasts. Swedish Foreign Minister Ann Linde tweeted that the…

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts (2022-09-28). Has the CIA Blown Up the Nord Stream Gas Pipeline to Prevent Russia Coming to Europe's Rescue this Winter? globalresearch.ca

Infobrics (2022-09-28). Post-referendum sanctions will not deter Russia from uniting with new territories. infobrics.org Russia's unification with new regions will force NATO to reconsider its level of involvement.

TeleSUR (2022-09-28). Four Breakaway Territories of Ukraine Ask to Join Russia. telesurenglish.net On Wednesday, the leaders of four regions in eastern and southern Ukraine called on Russian President Vladimir Putin to incorporate their territories into Russia. | RELATED: | Once the results of the accession referendums held in the previous days were known, the leaders of the self-proclaimed republics of Lugansk and Donetsk, Leonid Pasechnik and Denis Pushilin, traveled to Moscow to personally request President Vladimir Putin to incor…

Contributing Writers (2022-09-28). My interview from Donetsk/ By Eva Bartlett. marktaliano.net READ MORE:…

WSWS (2022-09-28). US, Russia trade threats of nuclear war as referendums in East Ukraine end. wsws.org As the war tensions between Russia and NATO are reaching fever pitch, Russian society has been thrown into turmoil by the mobilization of 300,000 reservists.

Staff (2022-09-28). Majority of all four regions voters support joining Russia. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Preliminary results suggest that during the referendums, the voters in the Kherson region and Zaporizhzhia region, as well as in the DPR and LPR overwhelmingly supported joining Russia.

Fight Back (2022-09-28). The Cuban people approve revolutionary Families Code. fightbacknews.org Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the Realnewsauthor"> Campaign NOLA (New Orleans Louisiana) | The Realnewsauthor"> Campaign celebrates Cuba's passage of the new Families Code by popular referendum on September 25. The Families Code legalizes same-gender marriage and adoption, but it also goes far beyond that. With this new code, Cuba leads the world in LGBTQ, women's, disability, children and elders' rights. | The code recognizes and protects four kinds of households. Besides single-person and nuclear families, the code protects extended families with different caring relationships that inclu…

Eva Bartlett (2022-09-28). My interview from Donetsk on the people's eagerness to vote to join Russia. ingaza.wordpress.com Interview I did on RT yesterday, after observing the DPR referendum (from September 23-27) on whether to join Russia. During that time, I visited areas where voting was occurring in homes/apartments to lessen the opportunity for Ukraine to shell large crowds. Wherever I wentcentral Donetsk, hard-hit northern & western Donetsk, hard-hit Gorlovka, Mariupol, I saw…

SouthFront5 (2022-09-28). Military Situation In Ukraine On September 28, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org Russia struck the 92nd Mechanised Brigades of the AFU near Kharkov with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck the 56th Mechanised Infantry Brigade of the AFU near Zaporozhye with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Gulyaypole with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Slavyansk with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Kupyansk with high-precision missiles;…

_____ (2022-09-28). Russia Shifts to a Zero-waste Nuclear Cycle in its NPPs. journal-neo.org The global energy crisis, arguably the worst since 1973, is forcing adjustments in nuclear energy policy in the European Union and many other parts of the world. Washington's policy of squeezing Russia out of the European energy market, decommissioning European NPPs and forcing a "green agenda," for the express purpose of strangling its main economic …

Staff (2022-09-28). Iran FM describes Vienna talks favorable, successful. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian says that negotiations over reviving the 2015 nuclear deal have been successful and favorable so far.

WSWS (2022-09-28). Mélenchon's Unsubmissive France party implodes over concocted domestic violence scandal. wsws.org The scandal over Adrien Quatennens' divorce bears all the hallmarks of a political operation designed to distract attention from the mounting danger of nuclear war and economic collapse.

TeleSUR, lvm, JDO (2022-09-28). Celac y OIEA firman plan de acción sobre cooperación. telesurtv.net El Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores de Argentina señaló que el plan impulsa el desarrollo de capacidades nucleares con fines pacíficos.

SouthFront5 (2022-09-28). Ukrainian Offensive In Kharkiv Region, Ukraine, On September 28, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org

Staff (2022-09-28). N Korea launches ballistic missile toward S Korea's waters. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — North Korea has fired a ballistic missile toward the East Sea, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said Wednesday.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-28). Jacques Baud: US, UK, Sabotaged Ukraine Peace Deal. libya360.wordpress.com AARON MATÉ Former Swiss intelligence officer and NATO adviser Jacques Baud on the next phase of the Russia-Ukraine war and new allegations that the US and UK undermined a peace deal that could have ended it. The West's aim "is not the victory of Ukraine, It's the defeat of Russia," Baud says. "The problem is…

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-28). Report: US Preparing $1.1 Billion Arms Package for Ukraine. news.antiwar.com The US is preparing a new $1.1 billion arms package for Ukraine that will be announced soon, Reuters reported Tuesday, citing unnamed US officials. The weapons package will likely include HIMARS rocket systems, HIMARS ammunition, counter-drone systems, radar systems, training, and technical support. The arms package is expected to be provided to Kyiv using the …

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-28). Ukraine: The Testing Ground for the USA's Own Fascist Terror Campaign. libya360.wordpress.com Rainer Shea One of the most ominous chapters in history is the Jakarta Method. This was the campaign that the CIA carried out during the Cold War in which millions of people involved in the global class struggle were murdered. Starting with the mass violence effort orchestrated by the military dictatorship that U.S. imperialism installed…

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-28). Russia Says Military Operation to Continue at Least Until Donetsk Is 'Liberated'. news.antiwar.com Russia said on Wednesday that its "special military operation" in Ukraine will continue at least until it captures all of the Donetsk region in eastern Ukraine. Donetsk is home to the self-declared Donetsk People's Republic (DPR), which was first established in 2014, following the US-backed coup in Kyiv. The DPR and other Russian-controlled areas in …

_____ (2022-09-28). The United States Is Waging A New Cold War: A Socialist Perspective. popularresistance.org At the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos (Switzerland) on May 23, 2022, former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger made some remarks about Ukraine that struck a nerve. Rather than be caught up "in the mood of the moment," Kissinger said, the West—led by the United States—needs to enable a peace agreement that satisfies the Russians. "Pursuing the war beyond [this] point," Kissinger said, "would not be about the freedom of Ukraine, but a new war against Russia itself." Most of the commentary from the Western foreign policy establishment rolled their eyes and dismissed Kissinger's comments. Kiss…

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-09-28). India's Gaffe at Samarkand. orinocotribune.com By M.K. Bhadrakumar Sep 20, 2022 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at Samarkand on September 16 after the SCO Summit turned into a media scandal. The Western media zeroed in on six words culled out of context in the PM's opening remarks — "today's era is not of war" — to triumphantly proclaim that India is finally distancing itself from Russia on Ukraine issue, as the US and European leaders have been incessantly demanding. | Of course, this motivated interpretation lacks empirical evidence and is, therefore, malicious. Besides, Modi also spoke with…

WSWS (2022-09-28). US military buildup against Russia escalates Turkey-Greece tensions. wsws.org Washington's plan to deploy naval forces to Alexandroupoli, a key port for the NATO war on Russia in Ukraine, is intensifying tensions between Greece and Turkey.

____ (2022-09-28). Washington admits to conducting biological research on low-income Ukrainians: Russian media. ecns.cn The U.S. delegation in Geneva has admitted that Washington had been conducting biological research on low-income citizens from Ukraine at a meeting of the states parties to the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention.

Admin_ips (2022-09-28). Report: Billionaire Enabler States. ips-dc.org Billionaire Enabler States: How U.S. States Captured by the Trust Industry Help the World's Wealthy Hide Their Fortunes: | Kalena Thomhave | Chuck Collins: | Introduction: : | After Russia's invasion of Ukraine, Ukraine's allies zeroed in on a possible weak spot for the attacking country: the hidden fortunes of Russian elites. Russian wealth has been parked in assets such as homes, apartments, art, yachts, and more — from oligarch Igor Makarov's private trust company in Wyoming to Igor Sechin's superyacht docked in France. | Oligarchy, however, is not confined to Russia. The clandestine world…

Staff (2022-09-28). US, Europe running out of weapons to send to Ukraine. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — An US associate professor has told CNBC that Washington soon may not have the ability to supply Kyiv with arms.

Ben Armbruster (2022-09-28). Poll Shows Majority in US Want Harder Diplomatic Push to End Ukraine War. commondreams.org Most voters want to see the war over "as soon as possible," but is the Biden administration doing enough to make that possible?

Staff (2022-09-28). US preparing new $1.1 bn arms package for Ukraine. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — The United States is preparing a new $1.1 billion arms package for Ukraine, US officials have said on condition of anonymity.

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-28). Sanctions on Russia Opens Markets for US Weapons Makers: White House Official. news.antiwar.com Sanctions that make it harder for Russia to export military equipment create an "opportunity" for US weapons makers to find new markets, a White House official "As a practical matter, countries that have had to rely on Russian equipment are going to find it very difficult to get even basic supplies from Russia's defense industrial base," Cara Abercrombie, the National Security Council's director of defense policy and arms con…

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-28). Tens of Thousands Protest Against NATO, EU in Prague. news.antiwar.com Tens of thousands of people marched in the Czech Republic's capital of Prague on Wednesday to protest against the government's handling of the energy crisis, the EU, and NATO. It marked the second time within a month that massive demonstrations took place in the city as Western sanctions against Russia are backfiring on Europe and …

Anonymous103 (2022-09-28). Military Situation In Syria On September 28, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org On September 28, the Russian Ministry of Defense recorded no hostilities and ceasefire violations in the Idlib region in the past 24 hours; | On September 27, Russian warplanes struck positions of Turkish-backed forces near Atarib town; | On September 27, two children were reportedly killed and 6 citizens were wounded as a result of Turkish artillery shelling on the villages of Abu Rasin district; | On September 27, two SAA members were wounded as a result of an IED…

Middle East Eye (2022-09-28). Afghanistan's Taliban Sign Import Agreement with Russia: Report. globalresearch.ca

Tamara Nassar (2022-09-28). Holiday in illegal settlements, but not Russia, says Booking.com. electronicintifada.net Dutch agency's warning over settlement destinations does not go far enough.

Infobrics (2022-09-28). BRICS Judicial Forum: Top Courts of Emerging Economies Hold Annual Meeting. infobrics.org Chief justices from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa met via video link to discuss potential fields of judicial cooperation. The forum is among the activities hosted by China after the 14th BRICS leaders' summit in June…

Kevin Gosztola (2022-09-28). Snowden's Russia Citizenship: Establishment Response Illustrates Why He Hasn't Returned Home. thedissenter.org Former CIA Director and MSNBC pundit John Brennan | A menagerie of Cold War liberals and neoconservative pundits with backgrounds in United States military or security agencies voiced their objections to Russia granting citizenship to NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. | The response was not as intense as the

Mark Curtis (2022-09-28). Explainer: Britain's Proxy War on Russia. globalresearch.ca

Infobrics (2022-09-28). Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) Trade in Services Report Offers Insights for Growth. infobrics.org BRICS countries — Brazil, the Russian Federation, India, China and South Africa — are increasingly important players in global services markets, despite pandemic-induced setbacks. BRICS countries accounted for 10% of global services exports and 13% of global services imports in 2020…

Russiancouncil.ru (2022-09-28). Experts Discuss Russia — India Cooperation in the Arctic. russiancouncil.ru On September 28, 2022 the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) in cooperation with the North-Eastern Federal University in Yakutsk and Northern Forum international organization held a roundtable titled "Russia — India Collaboration in the Arctic: Interests and Opportunities"

Staff (2022-09-28). US must say whether it involved in Nord Stream damage or not. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova says that US President must answer whether the US was involved in Nord Stream damage or not.

Anonymous669 (2022-09-28). Central Syria: Russian Airstrikes Killed Five ISIS Terrorists, Wounded Four Others. southfront.org A Russian Su-24 strike aircraft in the sky over the Khmeimim airbase in Syria. Photo: Dmitriy Vinogradov / RIA Novosti | Five terrorists of ISIS were killed and four others were wounded in a new wave of Russian airstrikes that targeted the terrorist group's areas of influence in Syria's central region, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported on September 28. | According to the London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, warplanes of the Russian Aerospace Force…

Staff (2022-09-28). Iran condemns school shooting in Russia. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Nasser Kan'ani condemned the school shooting in Russia which led to the death and injury of dozens of people.

____ (2022-09-28). Xi sends condolences to Putin over school attack. ecns.cn President Xi Jinping sent a message of condolence on Tuesday to Russian President Vladimir Putin over a school shooting incident in the Russian city of Izhevsk.

Staff (2022-09-28). Taliban inks gas, oil, wheat deal with Russia. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Taliban has signed a provisional deal with Russia that will see Moscow supplying gasoline, diesel, gas and wheat to Afghanistan, Acting Afghan Commerce and Industry Minister Haji Nooruddin Azizi said.

Staff (2022-09-28). US calls on its citizens to depart Russia immediately. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — The US Embassy in Moscow in a statement called on US citizens in Russia to depart Russia immediately.

____ (2022-09-27). Russia's total grain harvest may reach record 1 mln tons this year: Putin. ecns.cn Russian President Vladimir Putin said Russia could harvest a record 1 million tons of grain this year.

TeleSUR (2022-09-28). China Blasts US For Cyber Attacks on Chinese University. telesurenglish.net Wang made the remarks at a regular press briefing when asked to comment on a new investigation report on the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) cyber attacks released on Tuesday by China's National Computer Virus Emergency Response Center. | RELATED: | The report detailed how the NSA's Office of Tailored Access Operation (TAO) controled key infrastructure facilities in China and infiltrated into China's Northwestern Polytechnical Univer…

____ (2022-09-28). China's Xiangyang becomes sister city with Nigeria's Oshogbo. ecns.cn Xiangyang City of central China's Hubei Province and Oshogbo City of Nigeria held an online signing ceremony Monday to become sister cities.

____ (2022-09-28). Super typhoon Noru hits South China. ecns.cn Noru, the 16th named storm of the 2022 Pacific typhoon season, intensified into a super typhoon again early Tuesday and hit south China's Hainan Province.

____ (2022-09-28). Northwest China's Xinjiang enters harvest season. ecns.cn In Aksu, figs, walnuts, grapes and fragrant pears hang on the branches. Cotton and red dates grow well in Kashgar Prefecture, and farmers are busy picking and delivering them.

____ (2022-09-28). Yiwu-Macao direct flight resumes. ecns.cn Air Macau resumed direct flight between Macao and Yiwu, east China's Zhejiang Province on Tuesday. A total of 57 passengers took the flight.

____ (2022-09-28). China urges U.S. to honor its commitment to one-China principle. ecns.cn A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson on Wednesday urged the United States to honor its commitment to the one-China principle in a simple and straightforward way.

____ (2022-09-28). RCEP partners witness ongoing growth opportunities. ecns.cn Government officials and business leaders from China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations are bullish on future business growth opportunities arising from the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership agreement.

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-28). Kamala Harris Says US Will Operate 'Undaunted, Unafraid' in Taiwan Strait. news.antiwar.com Vice President Kamala Harris Harris made the comments after attending the funeral of Shinzo Abe, the former Japanese prime minister who was assassinated in July. Her trip came at a time of soaring tensions between the US and China over the issue of Taiwan. | "We will continue to fly, sail and operate, undaunted and unafraid, wh…

____ (2022-09-27). Sichuan quake survivor recounts 17-day ordeal in mountains. ecns.cn It was Gan Yu's strong will to survive that got him through the 17 days trapped in the mountains following a 6.8-magnitude earthquake in China's Sichuan Province.

W. T. Whitney Jr. (2022-09-28). Press coverage of declining U.S. life expectancy evades the truth about class. peoplesworld.org Reporting by U.S. news services often takes China to task for its strict preventative measures imposed to prevent COVID-19 infection. Reports point to economic instability and people's distress resulting from such an uncompromising attitude. The slant of New York Times reporting, which minimized Chinese lives saved, earned sharp criticism on Sept. 9 from the Fairness …

____ (2022-09-28). Experts: Economy still on track to steady growth. ecns.cn The Chinese economy is still on track to a steady recovery with a gradual normalization of activities and strong policy support, as profits at China's major industrial companies declined at a slower pace in August.

____ (2022-09-28). Million-year old human skull fossil discovered in central China. ecns.cn A million-year old human skull fossil, the most complete Homo erectus skull fossil in Eurasian interior so far, was discovered at Xuetang Liangzi site in Shiyan, central China's Hubei Province.

____ (2022-09-28). China-developed AG600M firefighting aircraft completes water dropping test. ecns.cn China's domestically developed firefighting aircraft AG600M, code name Kunlong, completed a successful test on Tuesday, in which the aircraft scooped and dropped 12 tons of water.

____ (2022-09-28). Public security bureaus develop prevention system. ecns.cn China's public security departments have accelerated the development of a prevention and control system for public security risks over the past decade, effectively enhancing people's sense of security.

____ (2022-09-28). Earliest gibbon fossils found in southwest China. ecns.cn Paleontologists have discovered fossils of a small catarrhine dating back 7 million to 8 million years in southwest China's Yunnan Province.

____ (2022-09-28). China expects 210 mln road passenger trips during National Day holiday. ecns.cn China is expected to see 210 million passenger trips made via the roads during the weeklong National Day holiday that starts on Saturday, according to the Ministry of Transport.

____ (2022-09-28). Panda cubs meet public at SW China breeding base. ecns.cn Thirteen panda cubs, all born at the China Giant Panda Protection and Research Center this year, on Wednesday met the public at the breeding base in Chengdu, capital of southwest China's Sichuan Province.

____ (2022-09-28). Trade growth in H2 to fuel economy. ecns.cn Despite softer overseas demand, China's foreign trade is expected to grow during the second half of the year and help fuel the upward momentum of the Chinese economy, a senior commerce official said on Tuesday.

____ (2022-09-28). Ceremony held to commemorate 2,573rd anniversary of Confucius' birth. ecns.cn Participants wearing traditional costumes perform during a ritual to mark the 2,573rd anniversary of the Confucius' birth at the Confucian Temple in Fuzhou, east China's Fuzhou Province, Sept. 28, 2022.

____ (2022-09-28). World's longest wind turbine blade successfully loaded on ship in Jiangsu. ecns.cn A 123-meter wind turbine blade is successfully loaded onto a cargo ship at a port in Lianyungang, east China's Jiangsu Province, Sept. 27, 2022.

____ (2022-09-28). Number of China-Europe freight trains from Jiangsu on the rise. ecns.cn The total number of China-Europe freight train trips operated by eastern China's Jiangsu province soared up 21.7 percent on a yearly basis to 1,380 in the first nine and half months of this year.

____ (2022-09-28). Earliest gibbon fossil discovered in SW China's Yunnan, fills evolutionary gap. ecns.cn A small ape fossil discovered in Yuanmou, Southwest China's Yunnan Province has been proved to be the earliest gibbon fossil ever found.

____ (2022-09-28). China's largest LNG reserve base put into operation. ecns.cn China's largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) reserve base was put into operation on Monday, with a LNG carrier unloading the first shipment at Yancheng Green Energy Port of CNOOC (China National Offshore Oil Corporation) in east China's Jiangsu Province.

____ (2022-09-27). China to allow deferrals of gov't-levied charges, tax concessions for private pensions. ecns.cn China will allow market entities to defer payments of certain government-levied charges to further reduce financial burdens, and offer tax concessions for private pension schemes, according to a State Council executive meeting.

____ (2022-09-28). China to host WorldSkills Competition 2026. ecns.cn China will host the WorldSkills Competition 2026 in Shanghai, the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security announced Tuesday.

____ (2022-09-28). Huge ancient stone murals discovered in central China. ecns.cn Two stone murals from the Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127) have been unearthed in central China's Henan Province, which are the largest of their kind ever found in the country, archaeologists said Wednesday.

Laith Fadel (2022-09-28). Rio de Janeiro celebrates first ever "Mandarin Day" america.cgtn.com Rio de Janeiro kicked off its first ever "Mandarin Day" on Wednesday, September 28th, as the Brazilian city paid tribute to both the Chinese language and culture. Despite being Brazil's biggest trading partner since 2009, China's Mandarin language, along with many of its customs, have …

TeleSUR, lvm, JDO (2022-09-28). China denuncia nuevos ataques cibernéticos de EE.UU. telesurtv.net Gobierno chino afirma que el origen de los ataques tuvo lugar en la Oficina de Operaciones de Acceso a Medida, adscrita a la Agencia de Seguridad Nacional.

Editor (2022-09-28). Imperialism and Capitalism Are 'Bleeding the World Dry': At UN, Nicaragua Calls for Global Rebellion. scheerpost.com By Ben Norton / Nicaragua's Sandinista government used its platform at the "It is time to say enough to the hypocritical imperialism that politicizes, falsifies, and denigrates human rights, that they themselves…

Dan Cohen (2022-09-28). Ex-U.S. Special Envoy to Haiti Dan Foote: Send Special Forces to Haiti or 25,000 troops. mintpressnews.com As the Haitian government teeters on the brink of collapse amid a popular uprising, ex-U.S. Special Envoy to Haiti Daniel Foote insists the U.S. must either send special forces to train a Haitian National Police SWAT unit, or will invade with 25,000 soldiers at an "imminent" date.

Lee Camp (2022-09-28). The One Thing The Israeli Military Is Terrified Of. mintpressnews.com The reason Israel has enough military personnel to keep their apartheid state going is that they make it mandatory. However, an increasing number of young people are actually refusing to sign up to be hitmen for the state.

Jonathan Cook (2022-09-28). How Britain's Labour Party Became a Criminal Conspiracy Against its Members. mintpressnews.com For many years, former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's supporters have claimed that he, and they, were targeted in a coordinated attack from the right of the party, comprising a majority of Labour MPs as well as senior party staff. The aim was to sabotage Corbyn's chances of taking power. | Those allegations were dismissed as a wild conspiracy theory by the British media. But the first independent verification came as early as April 2020, shortly after Corbyn stepped down as leader, with the leak of a cache of internal Labour Party documents. They showed that Labour bureaucrats, responsible to the party's general s…

Rajaa Salah (2022-09-28). Why won't Israel release Gaza prisoner Ahmed Abu Jazar? electronicintifada.net Israel has once again extended the detention of Ahmed Abu Jazar, who has been in prison for nearly two decades.

Maureen Clare Murphy (2022-09-28). Israel kills four in Jenin raid. electronicintifada.net Videos show children crying in terror during daytime invasion.

Anonymous (2022-09-28). Video: Finding friendship and strength through basketball. electronicintifada.net Teenagers Wiam and Mai play on a team for amputees.

Omar Zahzah (2022-09-28). "We battled the algorithm and won" electronicintifada.net Social media companies have silenced Palestinian voices in ways they haven't for others…

Maureen Clare Murphy (2022-09-28). Boat disaster hits Palestine refugees in Lebanon hard. electronicintifada.net Smuggler arrested by Lebanon didn't create the dire conditions his victims sought to escape.

Andrew Korybko (2022-09-28). The Anglo-American Axis vs. Eurasia: The Nord Stream Terrorist Attack in the Baltic Sea. globalresearch.ca

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-28). Four Straight Years of Nonstop Street Protest in Haiti. libya360.wordpress.com Vijay Prashad A cycle of protests began in Haiti in July 2018, and—despite the pandemic—has carried on since then. The core reason for the protest in 2018 was that in March of that year the government of Venezuela—due to the illegal sanctions imposed by the United States—could no longer ship discounted oil to Haiti through the PetroCaribe scheme. Fuel prices soared by…

Jim Hightower (2022-09-28). The GOP's 2022 Platform Is a Grab Bag of Nuttiness. otherwords.org Let me say one word to you: Nuts. | Now, let me say one name to you: Ted Cruz. | They've become synonymous, with the Texas lawmaker perennially topping national lists of goofy, right-wing political goobers. Only, Ted can't rightly be called a lawmaker, for he's not a serious participant in that process, instead devoting his senatorship to political stunts and picking silly PR fights with a growing list of enemies. | Running out of people to attack, Ted has found another species for his vitriol: Fictional icons. He's been padding his right-wing credentials by going after Mr. Potato Head, Mickey and Pluto, and, bel…

Renato Villavicencio Garzón (2022-09-28). Ecuador El cortocircuito en el discurso lassista. globalizacion.ca El proyecto lassista nace en el año 2012 alrededor de la figura del banquero Guillermo Lasso y el movimiento Creando Oportunidades (CREO). El nacimiento de este nuevo actor de la derecha ecuatoriana tiene dos características particulares. La primera, es que…

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2022-09-28). U.S. Act of War against the European Union: Did President Biden Order the Terror Attack against Nord Stream? globalresearch.ca

Infobrics (2022-09-28). Zelensky admits US sends $1.5 billion to Kiev regime per month. infobrics.org The political elites of the collective West and the corrupt oligarchs of the Kiev regime are profiting from the "financial aid" back and forth, while regular people are suffering the consequences.

SouthFront5 (2022-09-28). Why Are Corporations Blamed, Instead Of The Billionaires Who Control Them? southfront.org Written by Eric Zuesse. | A classic "Cui bono?" explanation looks first to determine whom the beneficiaries from a crime are, and then seeks for possible evidence that those persons who benefit from the crime had initiated the crime — perhaps hired the agents who had carried out the crime. Those agents are then sought for and investigated in order to find evidence that they had been rewarded by the crime's beneficiaries, for having perpetrated the crime. In a "Cui bono?" approach to justice, those who creat…

Toni Webb (2022-09-28). Friends Ask Friends to Vote. aclu.org The midterm elections are coming, but voting can be confusing and overwhelming. People want to be good voters. They want to make informed choices about who to vote for and how to vote on issues. The rise of election disinformation, coupled with the billions of dollars spent on campaign advertisements, make it hard to sort through the facts. Voters are looking for trusted sources for information about what issues and candidates are on their ballots. That's where you come in. | Successful campaigns are created by a blend of political art and science. Magic happens when a candidate connects with voters through pa…

____ (2022-09-28). Iran's foreign trade tops $50bn in H1: IRICA. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) put the value of foreign trade in the first half of the current year in 1401 at $50.282 billion, showing a 13.2 percent hike as compared to the same period of last year.

____ (2022-09-28). Iran's foreign trade tops $ bn in H1: IRICA. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) put the value of foreign trade in the first half of the current year in 1401 at $ .282 billion, showing a 13.2 percent hike as compared to the same period of last year.

TeleSUR (2022-09-28). Bank of England Announces Bond Purchases To Calm Markets. telesurenglish.net Auctions started on Wednesday and will take place on each weekday until Oct. 14. The BoE said it stands ready to purchase conventional gilts with a residual maturity of more than 20 years in the secondary market, initially at a rate of up to 5 billion British pounds (5.4 billion U.S. dollars) per auction. | Notes and coins are seen in a family in Manchester, Britain, March 18, 2022.

Monica Moorehead (2022-09-28). Amazon hires a former prison manager. workers.org Amazon, with its notorious multibillionaire owner Jeff Bezos, is universally known as one of the world's largest union-busting conglomerates. It is well documented that workers there have passed out due to heat and suffered physical injuries, mental anguish and other horrific working conditions that accompany the frenzied pace of packing, . . . |

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-28). The "Leftism" of the Americas Collapses at the Door of Haitian Sovereignty. libya360.wordpress.com Jemima Pierre While many are celebrating the potential rise of another "Pink Tide" in Latin America and the emergence of a truly multipolar world, it seems clear that the fight for Haitian sovereignty will continue to be outside of "leftist" imaginations. It is an exhilarating time for the "leftists" of the Americas. This past week,…

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-28). UN Envoy Warns Fighting Will Rage in Yemen If Ceasefire Isn't Extended. news.antiwar.com The UN envoy for Yemen on Tuesday Fighting has been reported on the ground, and both sides have accused the other of violating the ceasefire. But Saudi airstrikes in Yemen and Houthi attacks inside Saudi Arabia have not been reported for months, marking the longest period of calm since the US-backed Saudi coalition intervened in Y…

Jason Ditz (2022-09-28). Iran Attacks Kurds Along Iraq Border; 13 Killed. news.antiwar.com Continuing to reel from public protests and the international rebuke for their handling of them, Iran is going down the path so many others have tried, seeking a military solution. | To that end, While the Kurds a…

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-09-28). New Trend: Couples Ask Wedding Guests For Down Payment on Mortgage. moguldom.com With inflation on the rise and housing prices out of reach for many working Americans, some couples are opting for cash assistance with a housing down payment instead of tangible wedding gifts. Alexa Feneque and Silvio Tellez are among the group — and their ask netted them $30,000 in cash gifts from family and friends, …

WSWS (2022-09-28). UK further education staff at 29 colleges strike against below inflation pay offers. wsws.org FE college lecturers have suffered stagnating pay for more than a decade, with the University and College Union estimating pay has fallen behind inflation by 35 percent since 2009.

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TeleSUR (2022-09-28). Germany Already in Recession, DIW Researchers Say. telesurenglish.net "Unfortunately there is no light at the end of the tunnel at the moment," said DIW economic expert Guido Baldi, who estimates the gross domestic product (GDP) of Europe's largest economy will shrink by approximately five percent in 2022 and 2023. | Photo taken on Aug. 1, 2022 shows a night view of the city hall in Hanover, Germany. Some landmark structures across the country have reduced their night illumination to save electricity.

Steven Sahiounie (2022-09-28). Cholera and US Sanctions Killing Syrian Civilians. globalresearch.ca

Staff (2022-09-28). 11 soldiers killed, missing in Burkina Faso convoy attack. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Burkina Faso's government says at least 11 soldiers have been killed and civilians were missing after armed fighters attacked a 1 -vehicle military-escorted convoy taking supplies to a northern town.

Staff (2022-09-28). 11 soldiers killed, 50 missing in Burkina Faso convoy attack. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Burkina Faso's government says at least 11 soldiers have been killed and 50 civilians were missing after armed fighters attacked a 150-vehicle military-escorted convoy taking supplies to a northern town.

Brett Wilkins (2022-09-28). 'Yeah, Right': Pentagon Report Claiming US Military Killed Just 12 Civilians Last Year Met With Skepticism. commondreams.org "Once again the confirmed civilian casualty count is below what communities on the ground are reporting," lamented Emily Tripp, director of the monitor group Airwars.

Shreya Tewari (2022-09-28). How to Navigate Mental Health Apps That May Share Your Data. aclu.org If you have ever assumed that information shared on a mental health app was confidential, you are in good company with many others who likely assume that sensitive medical information is always protected. This is Many of us are familiar with or active users of some type of digital health application. Whether it is nutrition, fitness, sleep tracking, or mindfulness, the arena for apps that can help us track aspects of our healt…

Misión Verdad (2022-09-28). USAID's New Stage of Pressure and Interference Against Venezuela. orinocotribune.com By Misión Verdad — Sep 22, 2022 | On September 15, Marcela Escobari, current assistant administrator for Latin America and the Caribbean of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), offered a testimony before the Committee on Foreign Relations of the United States Senate, in which she evaluated Washington's policy towards Venezuela, more specifically, that of that agency. | As we know, USAID, through financial support and training programs, is part of the US interventionist apparatus and has been influencing the internal affairs of Venezuela for several years, with less and less discre…

Kenny Coyle (2022-09-28). The U.S. gets ready for war in Taiwan. struggle-la-lucha.org

Peter Certo (2022-09-28). In OtherWords: September 28, 2022. otherwords.org This week in OtherWords, Shailly Gupta Barnes explains the remarkable drop in U.S. poverty last year. | It's no miracle, she writes — it's the result of the federal government finally implementing common sense anti-poverty programs at scale. But with many of those programs winding down or already expired, she warns, poor people and their allies will have to pull together in the midterm elections to sustain this remarkable progress. | Also this week, Paul Armentano calls on leading Democrats to live up to their promises to reform U.S. marijuana laws, which he argues is good politics and even better policy. A…

TeleSUR (2022-09-28). New School Year in DRC Marred by Massive Refugee Displacements. telesurenglish.net Since the beginning of the new school year, schools in the northeastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) are marred by ongoing rebel conflicts, with classrooms squatted by displaced refugees to flee war and seek sanctuary. | RELATED: | In Rumangabo, a town of the North Kivu province, currently the epicenter of violent armed conflicts between the government army and rebels of the March 23 Mouvement (M23),…

SouthFront5 (2022-09-28). Military Situation In Iraq On September 28, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org

Dr. Dietrich Klinghardt (2022-09-28). Video: Geoengineering-induced Global Warming and Polar Melting. Corona Investigative Committee with Dr. Dietrich Klinghardt. globalresearch.ca

Dr. Rudolf Hà§nsel (2022-09-28). Nothing Is More Inexcusable Than War and the Call to Hatred of Nations. Albert Camus. globalresearch.ca

Richard Matousek (2022-09-28). Brazilians Head to Polls with Fear of Bolsonaro Coup and Possibility of Lula Win Bolstering Left-Wing Latin American Politics. towardfreedom.org

Staff (2022-09-28). Sidelines of Cabinet meeting. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — The ministers attending the cabinet meeting chaired by President Ebrahim Raeisi answered the questions put forward by the journalists on the sidelines of the meeting.

WSWS (2022-09-28). As UK strike wave grows: Break the grip of the trade union bureaucracy! For rank-and-file committees in every workplace! wsws.org The fundamental issue that must be confronted is the role of the trade unions in suppressing a unified industrial and political offensive that is needed to defeat the Tories' class war onslaught.

____ (2022-09-28). Iconic Teacup Rock destroyed by Hurricane Fiona. ecns.cn File photo shows the iconic Teacup Rock at Thunder Cove Beach, Prince Edward Island, Canada, July. 2, 2022. The famous Teacup Rock was toppled over by Hurricane Fiona.

Anonymous669 (2022-09-28). Turkish Drone Strike Kills Two SDF Officials In Northeastern Syria (Video). southfront.org Click to see full-size image. Source: the Hawar News Agency. | On September 27, two officials of the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria, the administrative wing of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), were killed in a Turkish drone strike. | A Turkish combat drone targeted a pickup truck that was carrying the officials, who were identified as Zeinab Muhammed and Yilmaz Shru, near the village of Tell Jman in the northeastern countryside of al-Hasakah. The two officials…

Brett Wilkins (2022-09-28). Alarming Report Warns 1 in 8 Bird Species Now Facing Extinction. commondreams.org "We have already lost over 160 bird species in the last 500 years," the report's lead author warned, "and the rate of extinction is accelerating."

Anonymous669 (2022-09-28). Iranian Air Force Unveils 'Shahab' Training Drone. southfront.org Click to see full-size image. Source: the Fars News Agency. | On September 28, the Iranian Air Force unveiled a new light drone that was locally developed especially for training purposes. | The drone, dubbed "Shahab," was showcased during an exhibition that was held in the capital, Tehran, to commemorate what the Islamic republic calls the Sacred Defense Week, which marks the start of the 1980-88 war with Iraq. | Shahab is an upgraded version of the "Safir" training drone. It has a sturdy structure with an…

_____ (2022-09-28). Brazil: More Fascism, Neocolonialism Or A Path Back To Self-Determination? popularresistance.org When you arrive in another country, there is nothing more precious than new friends who adopt you, protect you, and teach you about their language, music, culture, and traditions. For an open-minded traveler, ethnographer and anti-imperialist organizer, this new family is more valuable than any air-conditioned hotel, amount of comfort or money. | When I moved to Brazil in May of 2003, Binho, Mateuszinho, Thiago and their family and neighborhood crew took me in and put me up in O Morro do Santo Cristo and O Complexo da Penha, the heart of Río de Janeiro's favelas and drug war. They walked me through the complex la…

_____ (2022-09-28). Brazil: More Fascism and Neocolonialism or a Path Back to Self-Determination? popularresistance.org When you arrive in another country, there is nothing more precious than new friends who adopt you, protect you, and teach you about their language, music, culture, and traditions. For an open-minded traveler, ethnographer and anti-imperialist organizer, this new family is more valuable than any air-conditioned hotel, amount of comfort or money. | When I moved to Brazil in May of 2003, Binho, Mateuszinho, Thiago and their family and neighborhood crew took me in and put me up in O Morro do Santo Cristo and O Complexo da Penha, the heart of Río de Janeiro's favelas and drug war. They walked me through the complex la…

Peter Certo (2022-09-28). Poor People Will Be Voting for Their Lives in the Midterms. ips-dc.org New poverty data reveals the effectiveness of pandemic aid programs that are now expired. Foor poor Americans, building on that success is a matter of life and death.

Andreína Chávez Alava (2022-09-28). Venezuelan Women March to Demand Sexual and Reproductive Rights. venezuelanalysis.com Feminist groups took to the streets of Caracas to promote a grassroots-led law proposal that paves the way for legal abortion.

_____ (2022-09-28). Incarcerated Workers Go On Strike In Alabama's Correctional Facilities. popularresistance.org Incarcerated workers at all of Alabama's major correctional facilities have begun a general strike and protest of conditions and legislation that organizers believe have created "a humanitarian crisis" within the state prison system, according to sources within the correctional system and the Alabama Department of Corrections. | Last week, sources within the Alabama correctional system told APR that the strike and peaceful protest would begin on Sept. 26. An additional protest of non-incarcerated individuals, many with friends and family in state prison facilities, occurred concurrently with the strike inside.

Liberation Staff (2022-09-28). NEW BOOK: Socialist Reconstruction, A Better Future for the United States. liberationnews.org Liberation Media and the Party for Socialism and Liberation are proud to announce a new book that is currently available for pre-order: Socialist Reconstruction: A Better Future for the United States.

Ann Brown (2022-09-28). James West: 13 Things To Know About The Black Man With 2 Patents Who Invented The Microphone. moguldom.com Many everyday products that Americans use were invented by Black people, even though this info is not widely shared. One such product is the microphone. A Black man named James West holds 2 patents and helped invent the microphone. Here are 13 things to know about the West. 1. Who is James West? Born Feb. …

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-09-28). Petro Apologizes for Murder of Haitian President MoàØse. orinocotribune.com

TeleSUR (2022-09-28). Israeli Raid into Janin City Leaves Four Palestinians Dead. telesurenglish.net On Wednesday, the Israeli occupation forces carried out a raid on Jenin City in the West Bank, leaving four people dead and dozens of people injured. | RELATED: | Backed by armored vehicles, Israeli forces stormed the city and its refugee camp amid the intensive fire of live ammunition and tear gas canisters in all directions. The Israeli soldiers surrounded the home of Fathi Hazem, father of Raed Hazem, who was killed after he c…

The Cradle (2022-09-28). Tracking the Flow of Stolen Syrian Oil Into Iraq. globalresearch.ca

_____ (2022-09-28). Failing to Count the Arabs: the Myth of the "Democratic" Jewish State. popularresistance.org Israel wants the world to believe that it is a majority Jewish state with a 20% Arab minority and that the Arab population enjoys a good standard of living and full equal rights. And while this is easy to disprove, it is still part of the mainstream discourse on Israel. | It is true that at around two million people, the Palestinian citizens of Israel represent about twenty-one percent of Israeli citizens. However, Israel counts its Jewish citizens regardless of where they reside throughout the country — including the West Bank and East Jerusalem — and all Jewish Israelis are citizens. In contrast, Pa…

Dr. Rudolf Hà§nsel (2022-09-28). Nichts ist unentschuldbarer als der Krieg und der Aufruf zum Và∂lkerhass. Albert Camus. globalresearch.ca

Staff (2022-09-28). Join the Social Media Storm to #EndAdministrativeDetention on Friday, 30 September. samidoun.net There are currently 30 Palestinian prisoners on an open hunger strike to bring an end to administrative detention, Israeli imprisonment without charge or trial. They are putting their bodies and lives on the line to take a stand for freedom and against this arbitrary form of detention used to routinely attack Palestinian community, student, farmer …

Dana Sanchez (2022-09-28). CEO Of Largest US Bank: Crypto Tokens Like Bitcoin Are Decentralized Ponzi Schemes. moguldom.com Jamie Dimon, the CEO of JPMorgan Chase & Co., keeps badmouthing crypto, then apologizing, then disparaging it again, most recently while giving testimony before Congress. "I'm a major skeptic on crypto tokens, which you call currency, like Bitcoin," Dimon said Sept. 21 in congressional testimony. "They are decentralized Ponzi schemes." House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman …

Ana Perdigón (2022-09-28). Venezuela's PSUV: Border Reopening With Colombia Represents Blow to Imperialism. orinocotribune.com The vice president of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV), Diosdado Cabello, said this Monday, September 27, that the opening of the border between Colombia and Venezuela represents a blow to imperialism. | During the weekly PSUV press conference, Cabello denounced the empire for giving orders to Colombia's rulers to attack Venezuela. | "The opening of the border between the two Bolivarian nations represents a blow to those orders," said Cabello. | Likewise, he…

Fight Back (2022-09-28). Milwaukee Alliance demands police transparency. fightbacknews.org Milwaukee, WI – On Thursday, September 22, members of the Milwaukee Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression attended the Fire and Police Commission (FPC) Policies and Standards Committee Meeting. The Milwaukee Alliance leaders were there to voice their disapproval of the memorandum the FPC is circulating. This memorandum calls for the creation of a standard operating procedure (SOP) regarding the release of video footage of critical incidents. | Some parts of the FPC memorandum suggest promising recommendations for the eventual SOP. It requires the Milwaukee Police Department to show families of people…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-28). Breaking the Influence of International Capital in Africa. libya360.wordpress.com ROAPE ROAPE interviews the Ruth First prize winner Japhace Poncian about the crippling influence of international capital on the continent, resource nationalism, and the need for Africa to break its dependence from foreign direct investment and technology and to harness its own resources. Japhace argues that Africa must build up its own technical, financial, and…

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-09-28). Lawsuit Alleges Zillow Wiretaps Website Visits, Records User Activity. moguldom.com A new class action lawsuit accuses Zillow of using tech that is the equivalent of wiretapping the activity of users who visit the company's website. The class action complaint was filed in a federal court in Seattle, Washington on behalf of Natalie Perkins and Kenneth Hasson and other plaintiffs with similar grievances. According to court documents, the session-replay technology …

Frank Cappello (2022-09-28). üéß LEVER TIME: Dems' Broken Pipe(line) Dreams (w/ Sen. Brian Schatz). levernews.com

Kurt Nimmo (2022-09-28). FBI Truth Tellers: White Supremacist Narrative Is Nonsense. globalresearch.ca

Megan Sherman (2022-09-28). The Unholy Trinity of Britain's Home Secretary Priti Patel: Hate, Lies and Games. globalresearch.ca

Eric Zuesse (2022-09-28). How America Is Crushing Europe. globalresearch.ca

Ann Brown (2022-09-28). Florida Teacher Asked Student About Not Standing For Pledge: What, Are You from Mexico Or Guatemala? moguldom.com A high school teacher for the Manatee County School District in Florida has been removed from his classroom after a TikTok video emerged of him yelling at a student for not standing for the Pledge of Allegiance and insinuating that he did so because he was non-American. The video is captioned: "my friend didn't stand …

_____ (2022-09-28). The Rights Of Nature Movement Cannot Be Stopped. popularresistance.org The Ecuadorian constitution, since 2008, has stated: "Nature or Pachamama, where life is reproduced and exists, has the right to exist, persist, maintain and regenerate its vital cycles, structure, functions and its processes in evolution." This bold statement galvanized the rights to nature movement across the globe. Its growing reach, along with a precedent-setting court decision earlier this winter, illustrate the power of invoking legalized rights in protecting endangered ecosystems. | The importance of rights of nature is deeply rooted in Indigenous understandings of the interconnectedness of all life. In th…

TeleSUR (2022-09-28). Hurricane Ian Makes Landfall in South Florida: Category 4. telesurenglish.net Florida Governor Ron DeSantis said that Ian was expected to be a "historic" storm with "a profound impact" on the state. Fleets of highwater vehicles, 42,000 linemen, 7,000 members of the National Guards, and 179 aircraft had been mobilized in response to the hurricane's impact. | Satellite image provided today by the United States National Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), through the National Hurricane Center (NHC), in which it is recorded the location of Category 4 Hurricane Ian…

_____ (2022-09-28). US Postpones Passage of "Taiwan Policy" Bill. journal-neo.org In this author's latest article on the Taiwan issue, it is important to note the development of its central point to date, namely the apparent strengthening in the last year or two of that faction of the US establishment which stands for abandoning the so-called "strategy of uncertainty" in its approach to Taiwan. Unlike the …

_____ (2022-09-28). Imperialism And Capitalism Are 'Bleeding The World Dry'. popularresistance.org Nicaragua's Sandinista government used its platform at the United Nations General Assembly to call for a global rebellion against the "imperialist and capitalist system" that is "bleeding the world dry." | "It is time to say enough to the hypocritical imperialism that politicizes, falsifies, and denigrates human rights, that they themselves violate and deny every day," declared Nicaraguan Foreign Minister Denis Moncada. | "Imperialism and its coercive actions are anti-life, in all spheres, and because of this, they are contrary to international law," he added. In his September 26 UN speech, Moncada proclaimed, "A…

TeleSUR (2022-09-28). Hunger in Brazil Marks the Campaign and Gives Wings to Lula. telesurenglish.net

_____ (2022-09-28). Failing To Count The Arabs: The Myth Of The 'Democratic' Jewish State. popularresistance.org Israel wants the world to believe that it is a majority Jewish state with a 20% Arab minority and that the Arab population enjoys a good standard of living and full equal rights. And while this is easy to disprove, it is still part of the mainstream discourse on Israel. | It is true that at around two million people, the Palestinian citizens of Israel represent about twenty-one percent of Israeli citizens. However, Israel counts its Jewish citizens regardless of where they reside throughout the country — including the West Bank and East Jerusalem — and all Jewish Israelis are citizens. In contrast, Pa…

Xiomara Torres (2022-09-28). Puerto Rico, hurricanes and colonialism: five things you should know. liberationnews.org Puerto Rico is still reeling from the devastation left in the wake of Hurricane Fiona, which hit the island on September 18 bringing with it historic flooding and landslides.

_____ (2022-09-28). Israel on the Eve of the Fifth Round of Elections. journal-neo.org Israeli interim Prime Minister Yair Lapid, in just 29 words from the rostrum of the UN General Assembly, radically changed the fifth electoral round of elections from the first four electoral cycles of the past two and a half years. From the rostrum of one of the world's largest international diplomatic forums, he said, "An …

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-28). Western Sahara: Africa's Last Colony. libya360.wordpress.com Meriem NaàØli Meriem NaàØli writes about the continuing struggle for the independence of Western Sahara. Occupied by Morocco since the 1970s, in contravention of the International Court of Justice and the UN. The internationally recognised liberation movement, POLISARIO, has fought and campaigned for independence since the early 1970s. NaàØli explains what is going on, and…

Gustavo A. Maranges (2022-09-28). Alignments of Latin America Reflected Through Its Leaders in the UN. orinocotribune.com By Gustavo A. Maranges Sep 22, 2022 | The 77th high-level segment of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) began on September 13 and, so far, 16 Latin America countries have spoken. The differences in the tone and topics of the speeches reflects the complex political situation in the region. | The ultra right-wing Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro was the first one to address the Assembly. His highly politicized and speech did not surprise anyone, except for the hypocrisy he showed when speaking about climate change, since his government is responsible for the dramatic increase in deforestation and th…

_____ (2022-09-28). Disgruntlement with US Ambassador to Georgia Kelly Degnan Reaches Critical Levels. journal-neo.org The wave of criticism of US Ambassador Kelly Degnan's activities has recently swept Georgia and gained critical momentum, along with the criticism of US policy in the country in general. In an interview to the Public TV First Channel, chairman of the ruling Georgian Dream coalition Irakli Kobakhidze called "incomprehensible and offensive" the statement …

TeleSUR (2022-09-28). Cuba Makes Progress in Restoring Electricity After Hurricane. telesurenglish.net "Considerable progress is being made in the recovery of power lines affected by the hurricane to provide service to the capital of Cuba, an army of dedicated people is working uninterruptedly to restore in the shortest possible time," UNE reported on the social network Twitter. | RELATED: | UNE's technical director, Lázaro Guerra, added in the televised forum Mesa Redonda that the system is still fragile and tha…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-28). In Response to Antonio Guterres, Haitian Organizations Point to the Responsibility of the UN in the "Gangsterization of Haiti" libya360.wordpress.com AlterPresse Haitians protest over rising fuel prices during a nationwide strike, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti September 26, 2022. (Photo: REUTERS/Ralph Tedy Erol) The United Nations is complicit in what is referred to as the "gangsterization" of Haiti. The existence of criminal gangs is the result of UN Core Group interference yet is now the pretext for additional…

_____ (2022-09-28). Before Your Strike Vote, Consider a Practice Strike Vote. popularresistance.org Leaders of the Chicago Teachers Union were pretty sure they would need to strike the school district in the fall of 2012 to win what students and educators deserved. | But they had come into office only two years before, and begun helping members organize themselves from the bottom up. They needed to find out just how willing and able members were to strike. | The state legislature had deliberately made it hard for Chicago teachers to walk out. In 2011 it passed a bill requiring CTU to get yes votes from 75 percent of all members (not just of those voting) before calling a strike.

TeleSUR (2022-09-28). Brigades of Workers Are Restoring the Cuban Electrical System. telesurenglish.net On Wednesday, Union Electrica technical director Lazaro Guerra announced that the work to restore the Cuban electrical system is advancing rapidly. | RELATED: | Previously, on Tuesday, the passage of Hurricane Ian through this Caribbean island caused the fall of power poles in the western provinces, thus precipitating a national blackout. | Despite the damage caused by this meteorological phenomenon, the transmission network is…

Stephen Millies (2022-09-28). Corona, Queens (NYC), says yes to Cuba. struggle-la-lucha.org

_____ (2022-09-28). Anti-Government Protests In Haiti Enter Sixth Week. popularresistance.org Thousands hit the streets in Haiti once again on Monday, September 26, protesting amid the economic, political and social crisis in Haiti, demanding the resignation of de-facto Prime Minister and acting President Ariel Henry. | In the capital of Port-au-Prince, protesters organized two massive simultaneous marches to Henry's official residence. Citizens gathered at the Champs-de-Mars public square and at the Airport Crossing, renamed by protesters as the Resistance Crossing, from there marching to the Prime Minister's residence. Similar massive rallies were held in the Carrefour and GonaàØves communes. Dem…

Lilly Dragnev (2022-09-28). 2022 Midterms: Help Get the Vote Out! peaceaction.org The midterm elections are nearly upon us. In less than six weeks voters will be hitting the polls, with early voting kicking off even before that. Now is the time that you can help Peace Action in its work to elect peace candidates in the closest races throughout the country. Sign up to make calls …

Dana Sanchez (2022-09-28). Morgan Stanley: Something Is Going To 'Break' If The US Dollar Keeps Surging. moguldom.com The U.S. dollar, favored as a safe place to store reserves in times of trouble, has risen to its strongest value in 20 years against other currencies and is expected to strengthen further, but that strength is weakening markets and economies around the world. A Morgan Stanley analyst said the growth of the U.S. dollar …

Infobrics (2022-09-28). Allow Africa to Choose Its Partners – Ramaphosa. infobrics.org Continent should never again be a battleground for influence among the global powers, says SA president…

Frank Cappello (2022-09-28). üéß LEVER TIME PREMIUM: The Mental Gymnastics Of Larry Summers. levernews.com Read the full story: | Sign up now to read the full story and get access to all paid posts. | Already have an account? |

Minnie Bruce Pratt (2022-09-28). Inclusive, expansive, revolutionary — New Family Code approved by Cubans 2-1. workers.org After years of intense discussion, debate and an on-the-ground, neighborhood-by-neighborhood democratic process, the people of Cuba have passed a new Family Code. The provisions of this "Code of Affections," as it is familiarly known, are progressive, revolutionary and honor the reality of the wide range of families that people are . . . |

TeleSUR (2022-09-28). African Union Seeks Ratification of Anti-Graft Convention. telesurenglish.net The African Union Advisory Board on Corruption (AUABC), established in 2009 to invigorate the fight against corruption, has been lobbying countries to ratify its convention to facilitate the elimination of the vice in the continent. | RELATED: | "We have been engaging with the relevant structures of the African Union to explain to all the member states the need to ratify the convention," the AUABC Secretary Charity Nchimunya said, adding…

TeleSUR (2022-09-28). Violence Shakes Final Stretch of Brazil's Presidential Campaign. telesurenglish.net Less than four days before the presidential elections to be held on Sunday, October 2, Brazilians are outraged by new cases of political violence generated by supporters of the far-right President Jair Bolsonaro. | RELATED: | The authorities are investigating the murder of at least four people after political arguments and other violent attacks on militants and democratic candidates. As a result of the escalation of th…

WSWS (2022-09-28). The tragic death of two brothers at a BP refinery and America's industrial slaughterhouse. wsws.org This week the grieving families and friends of Ben and Max Morrissey will bury the two brothers, who died in the September 20 fire at the BP-Husky oil refinery in Oregon, Ohio.

Julia Conley (2022-09-28). Fresh Demands for 'Climate Emergency Declaration' as Monster Hurricane Ian Comes Ashore. commondreams.org "How can we call this anything but what it is—a climate emergency?" asked the Sunrise Movement.

Staff (2022-09-28). Turkey targets E Syria with artillery again. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Syrian sources on Tuesday evening reported that an area in Hasakah province was targeted by Turkish artillery.

WSWS (2022-09-28). How to defeat the government-union sellout and put workers in control. wsws.org This statement was issued by the Railroad Workers Rank-and-File Committee, which has been established by railroad workers to organize and unify their struggle independently of the union apparatus.

____ (2022-09-28). First day of quarantine-free '0 3' goes smoothly in HK. ecns.cn Under the new policy, travelers only have to undergo a three-day health monitoring instead of a three-day quarantine plus four-day health monitoring after arriving at the region.

Staff (2022-09-28). Iran gains 2 silver medals at World Cadets Chess Champs 2022. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Iran has bagged two silver medals at the Fide World Cadets Chess Championships 2022.

WSWS (2022-09-28). UAW contract covering 48,000 University of California academic workers set to expire. wsws.org After September 30, all 48,000 UAW represented workers in the University of California system will be working under expired or extended contracts.

Staff (2022-09-28). UN appreciates Iran's role in contributing to peace in region. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres appreciated Iran's important role in contributing to the peace and security of the region.

Betsey Piette (2022-09-28). Peoples' Townhomes on front lines of struggle for affordable housing. workers.org Residents in 69 low-income housing units at the University City Townhomes in West Philadelphia received welcome news Sept. 23. Their pending Oct. 8 eviction date was moved to Dec. 27, after the property owner IBID Associates applied for an extension of their federal contract with Housing and Urban Development. UC . . . |

____ (2022-09-28). Chinese FM urges US to do something real for Pakistan instead of making judgments. ecns.cn

Editor (2022-09-28). The U.S. Sees an Unprecedented Investment in Policing Alternatives. scheerpost.com

David Sirota (2022-09-28). Before Hurricane, Florida Republicans Helped Oil Donors Fight Climate Rules. levernews.com

Shailly Gupta Barnes (2022-09-28). Thanks to public programs, 20 million fewer Americans were poor in 2021. peoplesworld.org The U.S. Census Bureau recently reported that poverty dropped notably in 2021. Amid a pandemic and widespread economic pain, this is a significant accomplishment. There are three lessons here—about government programs, about how we measure poverty, and about how far we have left to go. First, these numbers show that government programs work. After Social Security, refundable tax credits …

Emily Andrews (2022-09-28). California AB 257 Is Tip of the Iceberg When It Comes to 'Workplace Fissure'. commondreams.org If workplace fissuring continues to grow at the exponential rate we're currently seeing, the result will be that workers' rights, power, and pay will suffer.

SP Editor (2022-09-28). Ben & Jerry's Pilot Project Aims to Halve Ice Cream Emissions by 2024. scheerpost.com By Christopher Bonasia | The Energy Mix Iconic ice cream maker Ben & Jerry's will work with 15 dairy farms to halve greenhouse gas emissions by 2024 as part of its Project Mootopia pilot program. "Too often, corporations buy up carbon offsets from somewhere else to claim they are 'carbon neutral'," said Taylor Ricketts of …

WSWS (2022-09-28). Philadelphia Museum of Art workers strike for better pay, conditions. wsws.org On Monday, workers gathered at various points around the museum chanting, "No contract, no peace! No contract, no Matisse!" The latter slogan is a reference to the upcoming exhibition of the works of French painter Henri Matisse.

Staff (2022-09-28). Iran police dismantle terrorist team in E Azarbaijan prov. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Iranian border police commander Brigadier General Ahmad Ali Goudarzi said the forces have dismantled a terrorist team in the East Azarbaijan province.

Staff (2022-09-28). IRGC attacks on terrorists' bases leaves casualties, damages. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Following the new round of attacks by the IRGC against the anti-Iranian terrorist groups' positions in northern Iraq, a senior member of one of these terrorist groups said that there had been casualties and material damage.

Marilyn Bechtel (2022-09-28). Kaiser mental health clinicians reject Kaiser offer that wouldn't increase staffing. peoplesworld.org OAKLAND, Calif. — Kaiser mental health therapists in northern California and the Central Valley, now entering Week 7 of an open-ended strike to win adequate access to mental healthcare for the 4.6 million Kaiser Permanente members they serve, have overwhelmingly voted to turn down the giant HMO's latest contract offer. The clinicians' union, the National …

Speak Out Socialists (2022-09-28). Sunday 10/9: The Fight for Reproductive Rights in Argentina. indybay.org ZOOM Link: | us02web.zoom.us/j/82158800683?pwd=N2J6UjgxNWhNak1WRWdUdm9CUit4QT09 | Meeting ID: 821 5880 0683 | Passcode: 340756 | One tap mobile | +16699009128,,82158800683#,,,,340756# US (San Jose) +16694449171,,82158800683#,,,,340756# US | Dial by your location | +1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose) | +1 669 444 9171 US | +1 719 359 4580 US | +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) | +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) | +1 646 931 3860 US | +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC) | +1 309 205 3325 US | +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) | +1 386 347 53 US | +1 564 217 2000 US…

____ (2022-09-28). Agreement within reach on JCPOA if US shows goodwill. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Iranian President Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi said that an agreement over JCPOA is within reach provided that the US shows goodwill.

____ (2022-09-28). Xinjiang-related issues are not about human rights, but about countering violent terrorism: FM. ecns.cn

WSWS (2022-09-28). Live Updates: As rail unions seek to block struggle, workers respond: "There's no reason for us not to strike" wsws.org Less than two days before the expiration of a Thursday strike deadline set by the International Association of Machinists (IAM), the union announced a "new" contract identical to the one that members rejected by 60 percent two weeks ago.

____ (2022-09-28). Chinese envoy calls for engagement with Afghan Taliban. ecns.cn A Chinese envoy on Tuesday called on the international community to engage with Afghanistan's Taliban.

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-09-28). Podcast: Feeling like a scientist, wastewater disease tests, and summer droughts. imperial.ac.uk In this edition: When a scientist begins to feel like one, monitoring wastewater for diseases like COVID-19, and how droughts led to hosepipe bans.

Staff (2022-09-28). Conflicting move of Iran enemies 'shameful': FM Spox. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman describes the conflicting move of ill-wisher enemies in imposing pressure on Iranians while expressing sympathy for the Iranian nation as shameful.

Amy Kroin, Mike Rispoli (2022-09-28). Policies That Center Community Voices Are Key to Solving the Local-News Crisis. commondreams.org The future of local news is too important to be left to market forces, and the media conglomerates that got us into the local-news crisis aren't going to get us out of it.

Labor Video Project (2022-09-28). SF Chronicle No Silence On Assange! indybay.org

Editor (2022-09-28). 'Habitual Offender' Laws Imprison Thousands for Small Crimes — Sometimes for Life. scheerpost.com Left: Fate Winslow eats a pastry and drinks coffee. Right: Winslow and his daughter Faith Canada share a hug. (The Appeal) | By Tana Ganeva / For most of her life, Faith Canada had only known her father, Fate Winslow, behind bars. She didn't have much hope she'd see him as a free man—thanks to Louisiana's so-called

_____ (2022-09-28). Britain In Strike Fever After Queen's State Funeral. popularresistance.org After the state funeral of the Queen, class struggle has returned to the forefront in Britain. In a treacherous act by the union leaderships, class struggle had been effectively paused for almost two weeks during the period of "national mourning." After several suspended strikes and the TUC postponing its annual congress, however, momentum is returning. | Those on the side of British capital are leaving nothing to chance: Liz Truss, the new prime minister and Boris Johnson's successor, prepared a series of neoliberal measures which were presented in Parliament last Friday. On the same day the Queen died, Liz Trus…

Laith Fadel (2022-09-28). Pro-choice Brazilians push for legalization of abortion. america.cgtn.com October 28 is Safe Abortion Day. It was chosen to commemorate the date Brazil adopted the so-called "Free Womb law" which, in 1871, granted freedom to children born to slaves. Nevertheless, Brazil remains one of those countries where abortion is not only illegal, but severely …

Mark Gruenberg (2022-09-28). Green groups and Senate progressives win an improved money bill. peoplesworld.org WASHINGTON—Pressure from progressives and green group helped force a controversial pro-fossil fuel anti-environment plan out of a must-pass money bill to keep the government going, clearing the way for Congress to approve it by a September 30 deadline,. The plan, by Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W. Va., would have cut public participation and environmental review and …

____ (2022-09-28). Xi Jinping visits exhibition themed "Forging Ahead in the New Era," stresses vigorousness, resoluteness and solidarity in striving for new success of socialism with Chinese characteristics. ecns.cn Xi Jinping visited an exhibition themed "Forging Ahead in the New Era" at Beijing Exhibition Center on September 27.

Editor (2022-09-28). NYT Op-Ed Criticizes Biden for Not Being Hawkish Enough. scheerpost.com

____ (2022-09-28). IRGC pounds terrorist positions with 73 ballistic missiles. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — The Commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) Ground Forces said that the positions of the terrorist outfits in northern Iraqi Kurdistan region were hit by 73 ballistic missiles.

____ (2022-09-28). Education ministry backs English learning. ecns.cn Despite the teaching hours of English at Chinese schools being lower than that for Chinese language and math, its weighting in the national college entrance exam, or gaokao, is the same as those subjects and will not change.

Brett Wilkins (2022-09-28). 'Obscene,' Says Sanders After CBO Reports Richest 1% Now Owns Over 1/3 of US Wealth. commondreams.org "In the richest country on Earth, the time is long overdue for us to create a government and an economy that works for all of us, not just the 1%."

WSWS (2022-09-28). "It's time to make a change!": Stellantis Jefferson North worker urges support for Will Lehman, rank-and-file committees. wsws.org An autoworker at the Jefferson North Assembly Plant in Detroit recently spoke to the WSWS about her support for Will Lehman's campaign for UAW president and on conditions at the plant.

____ (2022-09-28). Salt field embraces harvest in Hebei. ecns.cn More than 10,000 hectares of salt fields enter autumn harvest season in Hebei, with salt production expected to exceed 3 ,000 metric tons this year.

____ (2022-09-28). Virology institute launches in Shanghai. ecns.cn The Shanghai Institute of Virology, a collaboration between the Shanghai municipal government and Shanghai Jiao Tong University, was launched on Monday with renowned virologist Guan Yi appointed as its first chief.

Staff (2022-09-28). US to continue deepening unofficial ties with Taiwan: Harris. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — In her provocative remarks on Wednesday, US Vice President Kamala Harris said that Washington would continue to deepen its 'unofficial ties' with Taiwan.

Anonymous669 (2022-09-28). Rocket Attack Hit Baghdad's Green Zone As Iraqi Parliament Was Convened (Photos). southfront.org Click to see full-size image. Source: Sabereen News (t.me/sabreenS1). | On September 28, seven Iraqi security personnel were wounded when three rockets hit Baghdad highly-fortified Green Zone, where parliament and many government offices and foreign embassies are located. | The rocket attack took place while parliament voted to reject the resignation of its speaker Mohammed Halbousi. Parliament was convened amid a partial lockdown. Security forces blocked bridges leading to the cent…

Staff (2022-09-28). IRGC hammers terrorists positions in Iraqi Kurdistan (+VIDEO). en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has once again targeted the positions of terrorist groups operating near the country's western borders in Iraq's Kurdistan region.

Julia Conley (2022-09-28). Demanding Broad Reforms, Thousands of Inmate Workers on Strike at Alabama Prisons. commondreams.org "The DOJ's intervention has done nothing to shift conditions inside Alabama prisons," said one supporter. "They remain incredibly unsafe, inhumane, and exploitative."

SP Editor (2022-09-28). In Iran, Women Are at the Vanguard of Transformative Change Once Again. scheerpost.com Solidarity with protests that have broken out in Iran following the death of 22-year old Mahsa (also known as Jina or Zhina) Amini are taking place all over the globe. [ By On Sept. 16, 2022, Mahsa Amini, a 22-yea…

WSWS (2022-09-28). Reject the MNA-UMPNC sellout agreement with Michigan Medicine

. wsws.org The MNA-UMPNC is attempting to force a sellout contract onto 6,200 Michigan Medicine nurses who had previously voted by an overwhelming majority for strike action to win their demands.

WSWS (2022-09-28). COVID-19 infection significantly increases one's risk of a neurological disorder. wsws.org A critical report from Washington University Medical School in St. Louis highlights the horrific neurological consequences associated with COVID infection.

Labor Video Project (2022-09-28). Do You Hear Us?UAL Flight Attendants March Against Union Busting & Join SFO Unite Here. indybay.org Hundreds of UAL Association of Flight Attendants AFA flight attendants joined with 1,000 striking SFO Unite Here food service workers at the airport. The UAL AFA leaders charged that UAL is engaged in union busting practices and refuse to negotiate with the union over changes effecting passengers and the workers. SFO Unite Here workers have been without a wage increase since 2018 at the airport and cannot survive on their wages…

____ (2022-09-27). UN envoy sees need for engagement with Afghanistan's Taliban. ecns.cn A UN envoy on Tuesday stressed the need for the international community to engage with the Taliban in Afghanistan.

Laalitha Surapaneni (2022-09-28). Defeat of Manchin's Dirty Deal Is a Win for Environmental Justice and Health Equity. commondreams.org While we celebrate this victory for the health of our climate and the well-being of our communities, it is critical that we stay vigilant.

____ (2022-09-28). Desert control efforts shared with Arab states. ecns.cn Twenty-six people from seven Arab countries took part in an online technical training course with experts from the Ningxia Hui autonomous region recently, learning how to prevent the desertification of land, avoid the degradation of vegetation and stop the deterioration of grasslands.

____ (2022-09-28). Sale of Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics mascot Bing DwenDwen to end on Dec. 31. ecns.cn Online sales of licensed Beijing 2022 merchandise, including mascot Bing Dwen Dwen, will stop on Dec. 31 while sales in physical stores will run through Sept. 30., according to the flagship store.

____ (2022-09-28). Desperate Times–Desperate Measures. . smoothiex12.blogspot.com Saker nails it:

Cameron orr (2022-09-28). "Winston Churchill: His Times, His Crimes": A review. cpusa.org Winston Churchill: His Times, His Crimes, by Tariq Ali, May 2022. Verso Books. Such was my anticipation for this book, that I could not wait for the softback edition, but bought it in hardback. Winston Churchill's reactionary standpoints, views, actions, and crimes are far, far too numerous to log in this brief book review; …

John Malkin (2022-09-28). ONE LAST RIDE: An interview with Oliver Tree. indybay.org Interview with Santa Cruz born and raised Oliver Tree about his new album and upcoming show at the Santa Cruz Civic.

WSWS (2022-09-28). Alberta Labour Relations Board bans scaffolders from refusing voluntary overtime, declares it an "illegal strike" wsws.org The labour board ruling testifies not just to the ruthless profiteering of energy corporations but the function of state institutions ostensibly aimed at guarantee workplace protections and the trade unions who support them as tools of the corporate elite.

____ (2022-09-28). HK CE: '0 3' arrangement ran smoothly. ecns.cn Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region John Lee Ka-chiu on Tuesday said the first day of the "0 3" quarantine-free "medical surveillance" system for new arrivals went generally smoothly.

Staff (2022-09-28). Four Palestinians martyred, dozens wounded in Jenin raid. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Four Palestinians have been killed and more than 40 others injured during an Israeli military raid on a refugee camp in Jenin in the northern occupied West Bank.

____ (2022-09-28). Chinese doctors transform gastroscopy treatment in South Sudan. ecns.cn The 10th batch of the Chinese medical team has introduced a new formula of treatment that combines gastroscopy with traditional Chinese acupuncture to relieve patients of pain in South Sudan.

Staff (2022-09-28). Traditional rice harvesting in Mazandaran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Upon Autumn arrival, the beautiful scenery of the rice paddies and the golden clusters of rice in Savadkuh County of Mazandaran Province catches everyone's eyes.

Brett Wilkins (2022-09-28). Sanders, Kaine Hail US Senate's Passage of Brazil Election Resolution. commondreams.org "It is important for the people of Brazil to know we're on their side, on the side of democracy," said Sen. Bernie Sanders. "With passage of this resolution, we are sending that message."

____ (2022-09-28). COVID-19 infections not to end, lessons should be learned — medical expert. ecns.cn The coronavirus will continue to circulate for years and COVID-19 infections will not end, a leading British medical expert has said, calling on the global community to learn lessons from the pandemic.

____ (2022-09-28). High-profile bridge completed in Guizhou. ecns.cn Construction was completed on a high-profile bridge in Guizhou on Monday, which when open will reduce travel time in the province and promote local economic development.

Staff (2022-09-28). Iran Air Force unveils 'Shahab' training drone. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — The Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force unveiled the 'Shahab' training drone for the first time.

Staff (2022-09-28). Armenia ex-Pres. calls for deepening defense coop. with Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Armenian former President Robert Kocharyan considers the deepening of the defense cooperation between Armenia and Iran a necessity as a part of Armenia's security component.

Staff (2022-09-28). Iran oil minister holds talks with major Japan oil, gas firms. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Iranian Oil Minister Javad Owji held meetings with the executives of top Japanese oil and gas firms in Tokyo.

WSWS (2022-09-28). Texas jury acquits police officer who fatally shot unarmed man. wsws.org Former officer Shaun Lucas was responding to a call about a possible fight when fatally shot 31-year old Jonathan Price…

Staff (2022-09-28). Several al-Shabaab terrorists killed in Somalian army op. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — News sources on Tuesday night reported that 3 al-Shabaab terrorists were killed during an operation launched by the Somalian army.

Staff (2022-09-28). US army transfers more equipment to its bases in Syria. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Local sources reported that the US army transferred a large number of weapons, ammunition, and military equipment to their illegal bases in Syria.

Staff (2022-09-28). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on September 28. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Mehr news agency takes a look at the headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Wednesday, September 28.

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts (2022-09-28). A Fateful Moment of History Is Upon Us. globalresearch.ca

Laith Fadel (2022-09-28). Monterrey seeks new method to combat severe drought. america.cgtn.com Drought conditions in northern Mexico are so dire that the government declared a "national emergency" in the state Nuevo Leon this summer. With it, came new efforts at water rationing and redistribution. And as CGTN's Alasdair Baverstock reports, there is an exponential growth in …

Staff (2022-09-28). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on September 28. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Wednesday, September 28.

Staff (2022-09-28). Green Zone of Baghdad comes under rocket attacks. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Iraqi sources reported that several rockets were fired into the Green Zone of Baghdad.

Speak Out Socialists (2022-09-28). Sunday 10/2: Discussion on "Origins of Women's Oppression — Class Society" indybay.org ZOOM Link: | us02web.zoom.us/j/82158800683?pwd=N2J6UjgxNWhNak1WRWdUdm9CUit4QT09 | Meeting ID: 821 5880 0683 | Passcode: 340756 | One tap mobile | +16699009128,,82158800683#,,,,340756# US (San Jose) +16694449171,,82158800683#,,,,340756# US | Dial by your location | +1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose) | +1 669 444 9171 US | +1 719 359 4580 US | +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) | +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) | +1 646 931 3860 US | +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC) | +1 309 205 3325 US | +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) | +1 386 347 53 US | +1 564 217 2000 US…

____ (2022-09-28). US lacks legitimacy to claim support for Iranians' rights. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Iran's Deputy Judiciary for International Affairs said that the United States has jeopardized lives of millions of Iranians with its unilateral sanctions and is not entitled to claim support for rights of Iranian people.

WSWS (2022-09-28). Live Updates: "We believe we have the right to strike"—Kansas City railroad workers hold rank-and-file picket to build support for a unified fight. wsws.org Less than two days before the expiration of a Thursday strike deadline set by the International Association of Machinists (IAM), the union announced a "new" contract identical to the one that members rejected by 60 percent two weeks ago.

____ (2022-09-28). This IS A Real Reporter… smoothiex12.blogspot.com and a journalist. This is how one reports. People like Eva, like Graham and others–saving real journalism in general, and Western one in particular, one report at a time. Stay safe, Eva.

WSWS (2022-09-28). The soulful voice of the Aboriginal stolen generations, Archie Roach (1956—2022). wsws.org Roach's "Took the Children Away"—a landmark in Australian contemporary music—opened the way for other artistic work about historic and current social crimes committed against Aborigines by Australian governments.

Cassie King (2022-09-28). Monday 9/26: March Against UC Berkeley's Support of Factory Farming. indybay.org Meeting at Sproul Hall at UC Berkeley…

____ (2022-09-28). Ministry decries double standards of West. ecns.cn A Foreign Ministry spokesman criticized a handful of Western countries on Tuesday for practicing double standards and political maneuvers on human rights issues.

WSWS (2022-09-28). Socialist Equality Group to hold online event "The Crisis of Democracy in Brazil and the Perspective of Socialist Revolution" wsws.org The event will be held Saturday, at 3pm (GMT-3), on the eve of elections which mark the highest point of the crisis of bourgeois rule in Brazil in four decades.

WSWS (2022-09-28). Reject the MNA-UMPNC sellout agreement with Michigan Medicine. wsws.org The MNA-UMPNC is attempting to force a sellout contract onto 6,200 Michigan Medicine nurses who had previously voted by an overwhelming majority for strike action to win their demands.

Peter Certo (2022-09-28). The Climate Legacy of the British Empire. ips-dc.org When Queen Elizabeth passed away, much of the Western establishment's reaction was one of uncritical mourning. Likewise, her successor King Charles' ascent to the throne was greeted with celebration. | It's one thing for world leaders to send formal condolences for a loss or congratulations for an ascendance. But in the United States, President Biden and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

Staff (2022-09-28). Ian golpea la costa de la Florida cercano a la categoría 5. cubadebate.cu Tras su devastador paso por el occidente de Cuba, el huracán Ian ganó fuerza este miércoles ante la costa suroeste de Florida, con vientos máximos de hasta 250 km/h, cerca de la categoría 5. Fuertes vientos y aguaceros golpeaban la poblada costa floridana del Golfo, con Naples y Sarasota en "máximo riesgo" de sufrir devastadoras marejadas ciclónicas.

Marcos Salgado (2022-09-28). Colombia y Venezuela reabren fronteras. globalizacion.ca Venezuela y Colombia restablecen el comercio en la que para los dos países es su principal frontera. Con un sencillo acto en el Puente Internacional Simón Bolívar quedó reabierta formalmente la frontera entre Colombia y Venezuela para el transporte de…

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-28). Huracán Ian afecta región oeste de Cuba. telesurtv.net El huracán Ian ingresó al territorio con categoría 3, siendo de gran intensidad.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-28). Sondeo: Lula encabeza intención de voto para comicios en Brasil. telesurtv.net En caso de una posible segunda vuelta, Lula derrotaría a Bolsonaro con 51,3 por ciento frente a un 43,7 por ciento, respectivamente.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-09-28). Huracán Ian abandona Cuba y avanza al golfo de México. telesurtv.net Ian tiene fuerza de huracán categoría 3 y pronostican que afecte la costa oeste de Florida, EE.UU. a partir de este miércoles con categoría 4.

Staff (2022-09-28). UNE informa avería en el sistema eléctrico nacional: Se trabaja en restablecimiento. cubadebate.cu Lázaro Guerra Hernández, Director Técnico de la Unión Eléctrica de Cuba, informa una avería en el sistema eléctrico nacional, provocando cero generación eléctrica. La falla está dada en los enlaces occidente, centro y oriente, es un proceso complejo que para restablecerlo se debe trabajará con precisión.

Staff (2022-09-28). UNE: Se trabaja en la interconexión del sistema electroenergético nacional. cubadebate.cu De inmediato comenzaron los trabajos de restauración del SEN, que se ejecutan hasta el momento de emisión de la presente nota, consistentes en la conformación de microsistemas aislados con los grupos electrógenos de la generación distribuida, que han permitido brindar servicio eléctrico a parte de los consumidores.

Staff (2022-09-28). Canciller cubano dialoga sobre Código de las Familias con organizaciones legales y cívicas de EEUU. cubadebate.cu El ministro de Relaciones Exteriores de Cuba, Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla, quien viajó a Nueva York para participar en el 77 periodo de sesiones de la Asamblea General de las Naciones Unidas, intercambió este miércoles con representantes de organizaciones legales y cívicas de Estados Unidos sobre Código de las Familias ratificado el pasado domingo.

Staff (2022-09-28). Se mantiene condición excepcional del Sistema Eléctrico Nacional. cubadebate.cu El Sistema Eléctrico Nacional se mantiene con una condición excepcional, con un proceso de restauración en las tres regiones del país, occidente, centro y oriente. Ha existido un avance mayor de la restauración del SEN en la región oriental, ya que la red de transmisión y de distribución se encuentran integra sin afectaciones por el paso de IAN, a partir de esta posibilidad se comenzaron a crear los microsistemas con la generación distribuida.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-28). Nicaragua se solidariza con Cuba por paso del huracán Ian. telesurtv.net Fue a través de un mensaje enviado por el presidente Daniel Ortega a su homólogo cubano, Miguel Díaz-Canel.

Staff (2022-09-28). Ian azota la Florida con vientos de más de 240 kilómetros por hora (+ Video). cubadebate.cu Tras su paso por Cuba, el centro del huracán Ian tocó tierra firme en la tarde de este miércoles en el suroeste de Florida, cerca de Cayo Costa, una isla barrera al oeste de la densamente poblada Fort Myers, como uno de los ciclones más fuertes que se han registrado en Estados Unidos, inundando calles y destrozando los árboles a lo largo de la línea costera.

TeleSUR -ysm (2022-09-28). Avanza proceso contra jefe de Seguridad Presidencial de Uruguay. telesurtv.net Hasta el momento, se han detectado unos 20 ciudadanos rusos con pasaporte uruguayo falso.

Staff (2022-09-28). Aviso de Ciclón Tropical No. 26: Ian se aproxima a la costa oeste de la Florida y alcanza la categoría cuatro. cubadebate.cu Durante la madrugada el huracán Ian ha continuado su desplazamiento por sudeste del golfo de México. Ahora tiene vientos máximos sostenidos de 220 kilómetros por hora con rachas superiores, convirtiéndose en un huracán categoría cuatro en la escala Saffir-Simpson de un máximo de cinco. Tiene una presión mínima de 941 hectoPascal y se mueve con rumbo próximo al norte nordeste a 17 kilómetros por hora.

TeleSUR (2022-09-28). Argentine Judge Dismisses 14 Emtrasur Crew Members. telesurenglish.net On Tuesday, Federal Judge Federico Villena dismissed 14 of the 19 crew members of the Venezuelan Emtrasur plane that has been held in Argentina since June 6. | RELATED: | Villena summoned the other five crew members to the Lomas de Zamora court, where they denied the accusations of links to terrorism. | Previously, the Federal Chamber of La Plata authorized the departure of 12 crew members from the country and granted the…

Deborah Rodriguez (2022-09-28). Commentary on hurricanes/ 'Puerto Rico is not for sale'. workers.org On Sept. 23, 1868, el Grito de Lares erupted in the town of Lares, Puerto Rico, the island's first armed uprising for independence and against Spanish colonial rule. Farmers, enslaved Africans and workers led a revolt for Puerto Rico's independence, to abolish slavery and to end worker abuse and exploitation . . . |

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-28). Mayoría de las cuatro regiones de Ucrania apoya adhesión a Rusia. telesurtv.net Los residentes de todas las regiones pudieron votar no solo en los territorios liberados, sino también en Rusia.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-28). Naufragio frente a costas sirias deja al menos 100 muertos. telesurtv.net Líbano, su origen, fue testigo de un aumento en el número de migrantes para intentar el cruce en botes para llegar a Europa.

Staff (2022-09-28). Qué trae la prensa cubana, miércoles 28 de septiembre de 2022. cubadebate.cu

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-09-28). Autoridades reportan avería en sistema eléctrico de Cuba. telesurtv.net La Unión Eléctrica Nacional declaró que se restablecerá paulatinamente el servicio entre la noche del martes y la madrugada del miércoles.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-28). Avanzas labores para recuperar el servicio eléctrico en Cuba. telesurtv.net El director técnico de la Unión Eléctrica nacional advirtió que en el occidente de Cuba las operaciones para restaurar el servicio será más complejo y paulatino.

Staff (2022-09-28). Cuba tras el paso de Ian, hoy en la Mesa Redonda. mesaredonda.cubadebate.cu Directivos y especialistas de la Defensa Civil, el Instituto de Meteorología y la Unión Eléctrica comparecerán este miércoles en la Mesa Redonda para actualizar sobre los efectos del huracán Ian en el país y las acciones de recuperación que se acomete.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-28). Juez argentino sobresee a 14 tripulantes del avión de Emtrasur. telesurtv.net La Justicia argentina le había dado 10 días al magistrado Federico Villena para resolver la situación procesal de los acusados.

José A. Amesty R. (2022-09-28). Brasil: Una nueva oportunidad. globalizacion.ca Las elecciones generales de Brasil, están previstas que se lleven a cabo el próximo domingo, 2 de octubre de 2022, donde 156 millones de electores brasileños tendrán la opción de elegir Presidente, Vicepresidente y al Congreso Nacional. | De acuerdo a…

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-28). Avanzan labores para recuperar el servicio eléctrico en Cuba. telesurtv.net El director técnico de la Unión Eléctrica nacional advirtió que en el occidente de Cuba las operaciones para restaurar el servicio será más complejo y paulatino.

TeleSUR, drl, JGN (2022-09-28). øQuién fue el cantautor chileno Víctor Jara. telesurtv.net Víctor Jara se convirtió en un ícono para los cientos de artistas que fueron detenidos, desaparecidos y asesinados durante la dictadura chilena.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-28). Presidente Maduro destaca crecimiento económico de Venezuela. telesurtv.net El mandatario explicó que, en el último trimestre, "estamos teniendo un crecimiento superior al 20 por ciento de la economía real".

Staff (2022-09-28). Rusia califica de "absurdas" teorías de que está implicada en averías de gasoductos Nord Stream (+ Video). cubadebate.cu Las averías detectadas en los gasoductos Nord Stream el lunes presentan un problema significativo para Rusia, declaró este miércoles el portavoz del presidente ruso, Dmitri Peskov, quien calificó de "estúpidas y absurdas" las teorías sobre la implicación de Moscú en los accidentes.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-28). Reportan fuga masiva en cárcel de mujeres en Haití. telesurtv.net En el recinto penitenciario había un total de 230 reclusas, por lo que tras la fuga masiva solo 85 permanecieron custodiadas en sus celdas.

Staff (2022-09-28). Cuba y Japón por profundizar relaciones de amistad y cooperación. cubadebate.cu Los primeros ministros de Cuba y Japón, Manuel Marrero Cruz y Fumio Kishida, coincidieron durante un encuentro en el Palacio de Akasaka, en Tokio, en la importancia de fortalecer las relaciones de amistad y cooperación entre los dos países. La gira asiática de Marrero continuó en Vietnam y también incluirá a Laos y Camboya.

TeleSUR, ysm, JCM (2022-09-28). Lula asegura que erradicará el hambre y la violencia en Brasil. telesurtv.net El candidato petista condenó los actos de violencia política que se han vuelto comunes en Brasil debido a los comicios.

Staff (2022-09-28). Elecciones en Brasil: 11 candidatos se disputarán la presidencia en la primera vuelta. cubadebate.cu Millones de brasileños irán a las urnas el próximo domingo para votar en la primera vuelta de unas elecciones marcadas por el clima de tensión, en las que se disputarán la Presidencia 11 candidatos, encabezados por el expresidente Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, primero en las encuestas, y el actual mandatario, Jair Bolsonaro.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-28). Venezuela enviará ayuda a Cuba por daños del huracán Ian. telesurtv.net El presidente Nicolás Maduro resaltó que su país siempre estará al lado de Cuba para respaldar a su población y gobernantes.

TeleSUR, hvh, JCM (2022-09-28). Presidente mexicano anuncia consulta sobre fuerzas armadas. telesurtv.net El mandatario señaló que si el pueblo apoya la iniciativa "puede llevar a que los legisladores cambien de parecer".

TeleSUR- hvh, JCM (2022-09-28). Haitianos protestan ante alza del precio del combustible. telesurtv.net Los manifestantes rechazaron el incremento del 228 por ciento del precio de la gasolina, el diésel y el queroseno.

Staff (2022-09-28). Defensa Civil: Pasa a fase recuperativa el occidente de Cuba. cubadebate.cu En nota informativa emitida a las 10: 00 a.m. de este miércoles, el Estado Mayor Nacional de la Defensa Civil señala que Ian se aleja del territorio nacional y ha dejado de constituir un peligro para Cuba, pasa a fase recuperativa el occidente cubano y a la normalidad las provincias desde Matanzas hasta Ciego de àÅvila.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-28). Sube a 21 cifra de muertos por el huracán Fiona en Puerto Rico. telesurtv.net De los 21 fallecidos, 14 son hombres y siete son mujeres, según datos del Departamento de Salud de Puerto Rico.

Fernando De la Cuadra (2022-09-28). Brasil Un Frente Amplio para derrotar al fascismo. globalizacion.ca Según la mayoría de las encuestas electorales, el candidato Lula da Silva puede ganar en la primera vuelta electoral del próximo domingo 2 de octubre. Sin embargo, todavía no se disipa del todo la amenaza golpista divulgada por Bolsonaro en…

Staff (2022-09-28). Gerardo Hernández: "Desde el barrio también superaremos la adversidad" cubadebate.cu Pese a la compleja situación que enfrentan varias provincias del occidente del país tras el paso del huracán Ian, "nos volveremos a levantar y seguiremos adelante, porque los cubanos somos guerreros de sangre y de corazón", afirmó el coordinador nacional de los CDR.

TeleSUR, ysm, JCM (2022-09-28). Continúan protestas de estudiantes en Buenos Aires, Argentina. telesurtv.net Los estudiantes reclaman la "Ley Integral del Derecho a la Alimentación Adecuada en las Instituciones Educativas".

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-09-28). Instan a ONU a adoptar medidas urgentes ante crisis en Haití. telesurtv.net Representante de ONU en la nación caribeña sostiene que Haití hace frente a una catástrofe humanitaria por la convergencia de varias crisis.

Staff (2022-09-28). Comisión Europea anuncia más sanciones contra Rusia, incluido un tope al precio del petróleo. cubadebate.cu La Comisión Europea propuso este miércoles el octavo paquete de sanciones contra Rusia, en el que se incluye un tope al petróleo del petróleo ruso, nuevos vetos de importación de productos rusos y la prohibición para ciudadanos de la UE de ocupar puestos como altos ejecutivos en empresas públicas del país euroasiático.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-09-28). Nuevo Código de las Familias entra en vigor en Cuba. telesurtv.net Se han creado condiciones en notarías, registros civiles, palacios de matrimonios y bufetes colectivos para aplicar dicha ley.

TeleSUR, hvh, JCM (2022-09-28). Trabajadores argentinos en paro para exigir alza salarial. telesurtv.net Uno de los gremios estatales activa un paro en reclamo de mejoras salariales y habrá una marcha al Ministerio de Economía.

Staff (2022-09-28). Cuba denuncia afectaciones en su aviación civil por el bloqueo de EEUU. cubadebate.cu Cuba denunció en la 41 Asamblea de la Organización de Aviación Civil Internacional (OACI), las afectaciones que provoca a su sector aeronáutico el bloqueo económico, comercial y financiero de Estados Unidos en áreas como las transacciones financieras, los contratos de arrendamiento, cuentas bancarias y compra de piezas y equipos.

TeleSUR (2022-09-28). Venezuela to Help Cuba in Managing Damage Caused by Ian. telesurenglish.net After the destruction caused by Hurricane Ian in the province of Pinar del Rio, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro expressed his solidarity with the Cuban people and announced the immediate delivery of aid to the Caribbean island. | RELATED: | "All the Venezuelan solidarity to immediately support the people of Pinar del Rio for the ravages that the hurricane left in its wake," he said during an event held in La Guaira, a city locat…

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-28). Huracán Ian deja dos fallecidos en Pinar del Río, Cuba. telesurtv.net Las autoridades indicaron que los dos decesos fueron reportados en los municipios San Luis y Consolación.

TeleSUR- hvh, JCM (2022-09-28). Oposición gana comicios legislativos en Santo Tomé y Príncipe. telesurtv.net La coalición liderada por el expremier, Patrice Trovoada, obtuvo 36.549 votos frente al Partido Socialdemócrata.

Staff (2022-09-28). US Fugitive 'Fat Leonard' to Seek Asylum in Venezuela (+Alex Saab). orinocotribune.com Leonard Glenn Francis, also known as "Fat Leonard," who escaped two weeks ago from house arrest in San Diego, California, USA, expressed his desire to request for asylum in Venezuela, according to sources in the Venezuelan judicial system. | "Fat Leonard," 58, born in Malaysia, is on trial for allegedly bribing high-ranking US Navy officers in exchange for favorable contracts for his shipping company Glenn Defense Marine, according to the Interpol file. He was arrested last Wednesday, September 21 at the Simón Bolívar International Airport in Maiquetía, La Guaira state, Venezuela, before boarding a flight to Mosc…

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-28). Sistema eléctrico se restablece en forma progresiva en Cuba tras afectaciones por huracán Ian. telesurtv.net Durante la madrugada fue posible activar microsistemas eléctricos que permiten conectar las grandes centrales.

TeleSUR (2022-09-28). Cuban President Visits Hurricane-Damaged Areas in Artemisa Area. telesurenglish.net The president arrived at the farm of farmer Daniel Evelio González, with whom he talked about the storm's impact on his three plantations of bananas, according to the presidential Twitter account. | Díaz-Canel also spoke with farmer William Ernesto González, owner of the La Rosa farm, whose almost two caballerias of banana, avocado, coffee and coconut trees were hard hit by the hydrometeorological event. | RELATED: |

_____ (2022-09-28). Airline workers striking at dozens of airports in US. popularresistance.org Employees at some of the biggest airports across the country are going on strike over staffing levels and pay. | In Los Angeles, Chicago and more than a dozen other airports, thousands of United and Southwest airline workers are in uniform — but spending their time off-duty protesting conditions when they're on. | "We are … looking for protection from long, brutal duty days, over 20 hours, being stuck in airports, sleeping on the floors," Southwest flight attendant Mark Torrez said.

Eric A. Gordon (2022-09-28). 'A Great Wilderness' explores the world of gay conversion therapy without polemics. peoplesworld.org LOS ANGELES — It's a topic bound to arouse intense, heated passion. Some 25 states, plus over 100 municipalities, have outlawed gay conversion therapy on minors as "pseudoscience" and "child abuse" aimed at altering a person's inherent sexual orientation or gender identity through psychological or spiritual intervention. In Washington, D.C., the ban applies to adults …

David Sirota (2022-09-27). Study: Manchin's Pipeline Bill Would Be A Climate Nightmare. levernews.com

Brian Gibbs (2022-09-27). Why We Need To Teach Nuclear War. commondreams.org Thoughtful teachers must be willing to educate their students slowly and honestly about the history of our nuclear past.

Anonymous103 (2022-09-27). Overview Of Military Developments: Ukrainian Offensive Continues. Russians Waiting For Reinforcements. southfront.org

Aaron Maté (2022-09-27). US, UK sabotaged peace deal because they 'don't care about Ukraine': fmr. NATO adviser. thegrayzone.com Former Swiss intelligence officer and NATO adviser Jacques Baud on the next phase of the Russia-Ukraine war and new allegations that the US and UK undermined a peace deal that could have ended it. The West's aim "is not the victory of Ukraine, It's the defeat of Russia," Baud says. "The problem is that nobody cares about Ukraine. We have just instrumentalized Ukraine for the purpose of US strategic interests — not even European interests." Guest: Jacques Baud. Former intelligence …

Alasdair Baverstock (2022-09-27). Prefabricated housing market grows in Mexico. america.cgtn.com As high real estate costs price many more people out of home ownership, alternatives to traditional home construction are getting more attention. Prefabricated homes are one growing sector of the market where China is a global leader — that's now expanding into North America via Mexico.

____ (2022-09-27). China's new rice varieties up 40% yields. ecns.cn China's new rice varieties, "157" and "X56", recorded a yield of 10,613.4 kilograms and 10,537.5 kilograms per hectare respectively in Xing'an League, north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, on Monday.

Elaine Reyes (2022-09-27). A conversation with the Andean Community's Secretary General Jorge Hernando Pedraza. america.cgtn.com The Andean Community also known as CAN is a free trade are comprising of Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia. The main export destination for the block is China. Americas Now anchor, Elaine Reyes, met with Secretary General Jorge Hernando Pedraza who went to New York …

TeleSUR, hvh, JCM (2022-09-27). China emite alerta ante paso del tifón Noru por el mar Meridional. telesurtv.net El sistema fue ubicado en horas de la mañana a unos 195 kilómetros de la isla de Huangyan, al sur de China.

David Cronin (2022-09-27). Has Israel benefited from war in Europe? electronicintifada.net Arms firm "admits" that its missiles were fired by Georgia in 2008 war.

Asa Winstanley (2022-09-27). Sabra will be Marvel's latest attempt at "woke imperialism" electronicintifada.net In the comics, the Israeli character has a history of crude anti-Palestinianism.

Staff (2022-09-27). Atentado a CFK: Detectan a un misterioso interlocutor que le daba instrucciones al grupo que planeó el ataque. cubadebate.cu Gabriel Carrizo, el hombre que se presentaba como dueño de la máquina de hacer algodón de azúcar, se puso a escribir en un grupo de Whatsapp de su círculo más cercano un rato después de la detención de Brenda Uliarte por el intento de asesinato de Cristina Kirchner.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-27). Haiti: Anti-Government Protests in Enter Sixth Week. libya360.wordpress.com Tanya Wadhwa Since August 22, Haitians have been mobilizing against poverty, inflation, shortage of fuel, gang-related violence, and the devaluation of the national currency. (Photo: Radyo Rezistans/Facebook) Since August 22, Haitians have been mobilizing against poverty, food insecurity, soaring inflation, fuel shortages, and widespread kidnappings and killings Thousands hit the streets in Haiti once again…

Anonymous103 (2022-09-27). Military Situation In Iraq On September 27, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org

WSWS (2022-09-27). Alabama calls off execution after failing to access veins for lethal injection. wsws.org Prison authorities called off the execution of Alan Eugene Miller after it became clear that they would not be able to carry out the state killing before the death warrant expired at midnight.

_____ (2022-09-27). New Rail Deal May Still Be Doomed Over Scheduling Issues. popularresistance.org Does this seem like a good way to attract loyal, dedicated, satisfied workers? | Come work for the railroad. It's a great job, decent pay. Hours may be a bit long. You'll spend weeks at a time away from home in cheap motels and miss important family events, kids sports games, birthdays, recitals and vacations, weddings and funerals. You can get called up at any time, so don't even try to make plans. Stay healthy because you'll be punished or even fired for an unexpected medical event. Also, great pension…if you live that long. | Aaron Hiles, a locomotive engineer, for BNSF didn't live that long. | Aaron Hiles,…

Ann Brown (2022-09-27). Silis Muhammad And Attorney Malik Zulu Shabazz To Appear At Self-Determination Summit. moguldom.com On Oct. 8, the Afrodescendant Nation Self-Determination Summit 2022 will take place virtually. Scheduled from 8: 30 am to 1 pm EST, the Summit will include a panel of activists. Silis Muhammad and Malik Zulu Shabazz are among those slated to appear. The Afrodescendant Nation was established in 2011 to obtain our right to self-determination, reparations, and …

Jeffgang (2022-09-27). Webinar: Where Has All the Money Gone? inequality.org

Fight Back (2022-09-27). Tallahassee: Activists attend final meeting to fight for a People's Budget. fightbacknews.org Tallahassee, FL — On Wednesday, September 21, the Tallahassee Community Action Committee, the Freedom Road Socialist Organization and Florida State's Students for a Democratic Society attended the Tallahassee city commission meeting at City Hall to speak on the approval of the upcoming year's city budget. | The activists demanded that instead of passing the unjust budget that City Manager Reese Goad drafted, they enact a People's Budget. Dedicated organizers collaborated for over a year to rework the city budget to remove funding from the city's police force and instead contribute it to social services, saf…

TeleSUR (2022-09-27). Cuba's President Trusts in the Recovery Capacity of Residents. telesurenglish.net

Zach Farber, Michaela Malone (2022-09-27). Athens public transit workers strike to protest austerity bill. liberationnews.org On Sept. 21 public transit workers in Athens, Greece went on strike to protest a new law that essentially privatized public transit and gutted labor rights.

Ediz Tiyansan (2022-09-27). Mobilizing and helping victims of long COVID in the U.S. america.cgtn.com Up to 23 million people across the United States may be suffering from long COVID, living with a variety of symptoms that last for months, long after being infected by the coronavirus. While some of the symptoms can be defined as fatigue, headaches, or …

____ (2022-09-27). Sanctions against Iran jeopardized world's energy security. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) — The unilateral and cruel sanctions imposed against Iran, which holds the first place in total oil and gas reserves and world's most important energy producer, have endangered the energy security of the entire world.

____ (2022-09-27). Homegrown "SEPEHR" radar to become operational soon: Cmdr. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) —Deputy Commander of Iranian Army Air Defense Brigadier General Alireza Elhami said that the domestically-manufactured "SEPEHR" radar with a range of 3,000km will be put into operation in very near future.

Elaine Reyes (2022-09-27). Gustavo Manrique on Ecuador's Biodiversity. america.cgtn.com "A watershed moment: transformative solutions to interlocking challenges." That is the theme for this year's UNGA 77 th meeting.

Christian Pena (2022-09-27). Brazil's Racial Discrimination Dates Back Centuries. america.cgtn.com One of the concerns addressed here at UNGA 77 is that discrimination and racism could lead to violence.

Elaine Reyes (2022-09-27). Bolivia's Luis Arce from the United Nations General Assembly. america.cgtn.com Americas Now anchor, Elaine Reyes, met Bolivia's President Luis Arce at the Bolivia's UN mission office in New York.

Deweylaura (2022-09-27). Our best chance for peace is worldwide working-class unity. cpusa.org These remarks were delivered by CPUSA Co-Chair Rossana Cambron at the opening of the CPUSA International Conference 2022: Dismantling Imperialism in the 21st Century, September 11—12. Good morning, Comrades, Lenin once said, "Capital is an international force. To vanquish it, an international workers' alliance, an international workers brotherhood, is needed." As Marx and Engels …

Staff (2022-09-27). Talk World Radio: Women for Weapons Trade Transparency. davidswanson.org

Staff (2022-09-27). Díaz-Canel chequea los planes para enfrentar la inminente llegada del huracán Ian. cubadebate.cu La dirección del país sostuvo en la tarde de este lunes un segundo intercambio en el día con las autoridades políticas y gubernamentales de los territorios del occidente y el centro del país para puntualizar el cumplimiento de los planes para enfrentar el evento hidrometeorológico.

Staff (2022-09-27). Unión Eléctrica pronostica una afectación de 409 MW en el horario pico. cubadebate.cu La Unión Eléctrica pronostica para la hora pico una disponibilidad de 2281 MW y una demanda máxima de 2620 MW, para un déficit de 339 MW, por lo que de mantenerse las condiciones previstas se pronostica una afectación por déficit de capacidad de generación de 409 MW en este horario.

Staff (2022-09-27). Agencia Mundial Antidopaje actualiza su listado de sustancias prohibidas. cubadebate.cu En octubre entrará en vigor la actualización del listado de sustancias prohibidas que regirá las decisiones de la Agencia Mundial Antidopaje (AMA) durante el año 2023. Así trascendió de la reunión del comité ejecutivo de ese organismo, celebrada en la ciudad australiana de Sidney, en la que también se adoptó que el tramadol se incluirá en la mencionada relación en 2024.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-27). Presidente ecuatoriano juramenta a nuevo ministro del Interior. telesurtv.net El presidente Lasso, señaló que el nuevo ministro de interior, deberá iniciar una reforma en el ente policial que incluya un enfoque de género.

Struggle, La Lucha (2022-09-27). International solidarity with the people of Puerto Rico. struggle-la-lucha.org

TeleSUR (2022-09-27). Multiple Crises Converge Into Humanitarian Tragedy in Haiti. telesurenglish.net Over the past several weeks, the three crises have begun to intersect in altogether new and frightening ways in Haiti, Helen La Lime, the UN Secretary-General's Special Representative and head of the UN Integrated Office in Haiti, told the Security Council in a briefing. | RELATED: | A gang crisis continues to violently disrupt daily life, driving more than 20,000 people from their homes. An economic crisis has the…

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2022-09-28: News Headlines

Staff (2022-09-28). Majority of all four regions voters support joining Russia. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Preliminary results suggest that during the referendums, the voters in the Kherson region and Zaporizhzhia region, as well as in the DPR and LPR overwhelmingly supported joining Russia.

____ (2022-09-28). Washington admits to conducting biological research on low-income Ukrainians: Russian media. ecns.cn The U.S. delegation in Geneva has admitted that Washington had been conducting biological research on low-income citizens from Ukraine at a meeting of the states parties to the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention.

WSWS (2022-09-28). US, Russia trade threats of nuclear war as referendums in East Ukraine end. wsws.org As the war tensions between Russia and NATO are reaching fever pitch, Russian society has been thrown into turmoil by the mobilization of 300,000 reservists.

Staff (2022-09-28). EU says Nord Stream incidents result from deliberate acts. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell stated on Wednesday that the incidents with gas leaks in the Nord Stream gas pipelines were the result of a deliberate act.

Staff (2022-09-28). 11 soldiers killed, 50 missing in Burkina Faso convoy attack. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Burkina Faso's government says at least 11 soldiers have been killed and 50 civilians were missing after armed fighters attacked a 150-vehicle military-escorted convoy taking supplies to a northern town.

Staff (2022-09-28). US calls on its citizens to depart Russia immediately. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — The US Embassy in Moscow in a statement called on US citizens in Russia to depart Russia immediately.

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-28). Report: US Preparing $1.1 Billion Arms Package for Ukraine. news.antiwar.com The US is preparing a new $1.1 billion arms package for Ukraine that will be announced soon, Reuters reported Tuesday, citing unnamed US officials. The weapons package will likely include HIMARS rocket systems, HIMARS ammunition, counter-drone systems, radar systems, training, and technical support. The arms package is expected to be provided to Kyiv using the …

_____ (2022-09-28). Russia Shifts to a Zero-waste Nuclear Cycle in its NPPs. journal-neo.org The global energy crisis, arguably the worst since 1973, is forcing adjustments in nuclear energy policy in the European Union and many other parts of the world. Washington's policy of squeezing Russia out of the European energy market, decommissioning European NPPs and forcing a "green agenda," for the express purpose of strangling its main economic …

WSWS (2022-09-28). US military buildup against Russia escalates Turkey-Greece tensions. wsws.org Washington's plan to deploy naval forces to Alexandroupoli, a key port for the NATO war on Russia in Ukraine, is intensifying tensions between Greece and Turkey.

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-28). Sanctions on Russia Opens Markets for US Weapons Makers: White House Official. news.antiwar.com Sanctions that make it harder for Russia to export military equipment create an "opportunity" for US weapons makers to find new markets, a White House official "As a practical matter, countries that have had to rely on Russian equipment are going to find it very difficult to get even basic supplies from Russia's defense industrial base," Cara Abercrombie, the National Security Council's director of defense policy and arms con…

_____ (2022-09-28). Disgruntlement with US Ambassador to Georgia Kelly Degnan Reaches Critical Levels. journal-neo.org The wave of criticism of US Ambassador Kelly Degnan's activities has recently swept Georgia and gained critical momentum, along with the criticism of US policy in the country in general. In an interview to the Public TV First Channel, chairman of the ruling Georgian Dream coalition Irakli Kobakhidze called "incomprehensible and offensive" the statement …

Minnie Bruce Pratt (2022-09-28). Inclusive, expansive, revolutionary — New Family Code approved by Cubans 2-1. workers.org After years of intense discussion, debate and an on-the-ground, neighborhood-by-neighborhood democratic process, the people of Cuba have passed a new Family Code. The provisions of this "Code of Affections," as it is familiarly known, are progressive, revolutionary and honor the reality of the wide range of families that people are . . . |

Fight Back (2022-09-28). The Cuban people approve revolutionary Families Code. fightbacknews.org Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the Realnewsauthor"> Campaign NOLA (New Orleans Louisiana) | The Realnewsauthor"> Campaign celebrates Cuba's passage of the new Families Code by popular referendum on September 25. The Families Code legalizes same-gender marriage and adoption, but it also goes far beyond that. With this new code, Cuba leads the world in LGBTQ, women's, disability, children and elders' rights. | The code recognizes and protects four kinds of households. Besides single-person and nuclear families, the code protects extended families with different caring relationships that inclu…

Staff (2022-09-28). Four Palestinians martyred, dozens wounded in Jenin raid. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Four Palestinians have been killed and more than 40 others injured during an Israeli military raid on a refugee camp in Jenin in the northern occupied West Bank.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-28). Explosiones de origen desconocido afectan a gasoductos Nord Stream. telesurtv.net No se ha determinado, de manera oficial, cuáles son las causas de las explosiones que provocaron pequeños sismos.

Infobrics (2022-09-28). US might have sabotaged European energy security. infobrics.org The US and Poland would be the most suspect countries in the case of sabotage against Russian-European gas pipelines.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-28). Russia to Summon UN Security Council Over Pipeline Sabotage. libya360.wordpress.com Moscow wishes to call an emergency UN Security Council session over the "provocations" at the Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipelines, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Wednesday in a Telegram post. Both pipelines were severely damaged earlier this week in what many suspect was a deliberate attack. Russia requested an urgent UN Security Council meeting on…

____ (2022-09-28). Dalian taps nuclear energy for heating. ecns.cn An 8.8-kilometer main heating pipeline stretches from the Hongyanhe Nuclear Power Station to local residents' houses in Wafangdian of Dalian, Liaoning province.

____ (2022-09-28). China begins construction on new gas transmission pipeline. ecns.cn Construction work on the fourth pipeline of a mega power transmission project that transports natural gas from China's western regions to the country's east kicked off Wednesday.

Infobrics (2022-09-28). Post-referendum sanctions will not deter Russia from uniting with new territories. infobrics.org Russia's unification with new regions will force NATO to reconsider its level of involvement.

Staff (2022-09-28). Iran FM describes Vienna talks favorable, successful. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian says that negotiations over reviving the 2015 nuclear deal have been successful and favorable so far.

WSWS (2022-09-28). Mélenchon's Unsubmissive France party implodes over concocted domestic violence scandal. wsws.org The scandal over Adrien Quatennens' divorce bears all the hallmarks of a political operation designed to distract attention from the mounting danger of nuclear war and economic collapse.

TeleSUR, lvm, JDO (2022-09-28). Celac y OIEA firman plan de acción sobre cooperación. telesurtv.net El Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores de Argentina señaló que el plan impulsa el desarrollo de capacidades nucleares con fines pacíficos.

Staff (2022-09-28). N Korea launches ballistic missile toward S Korea's waters. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — North Korea has fired a ballistic missile toward the East Sea, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said Wednesday.

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-09-28). India's Gaffe at Samarkand. orinocotribune.com By M.K. Bhadrakumar Sep 20, 2022 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin at Samarkand on September 16 after the SCO Summit turned into a media scandal. The Western media zeroed in on six words culled out of context in the PM's opening remarks — "today's era is not of war" — to triumphantly proclaim that India is finally distancing itself from Russia on Ukraine issue, as the US and European leaders have been incessantly demanding. | Of course, this motivated interpretation lacks empirical evidence and is, therefore, malicious. Besides, Modi also spoke with…

Staff (2022-09-28). US preparing new $1.1 bn arms package for Ukraine. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — The United States is preparing a new $1.1 billion arms package for Ukraine, US officials have said on condition of anonymity.

Resource Center For Nonviolence (2022-09-28). Saturday 10/1: America's Role in the Russia-Ukraine War. indybay.org Resource Center For Nonviolence | 612 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz…

San Francisco Public Library (2022-09-28). Saturday 10/29: Celebrate Ukraine. indybay.org San Francisco Main Library | 100 Larkin St | San Francisco, CA 94102…

Tamara Nassar (2022-09-28). Holiday in illegal settlements, but not Russia, says Booking.com. electronicintifada.net Dutch agency's warning over settlement destinations does not go far enough.

Infobrics (2022-09-28). BRICS Judicial Forum: Top Courts of Emerging Economies Hold Annual Meeting. infobrics.org Chief justices from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa met via video link to discuss potential fields of judicial cooperation. The forum is among the activities hosted by China after the 14th BRICS leaders' summit in June…

Infobrics (2022-09-28). Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) Trade in Services Report Offers Insights for Growth. infobrics.org BRICS countries — Brazil, the Russian Federation, India, China and South Africa — are increasingly important players in global services markets, despite pandemic-induced setbacks. BRICS countries accounted for 10% of global services exports and 13% of global services imports in 2020…

____ (2022-09-27). Russia's total grain harvest may reach record 1 mln tons this year: Putin. ecns.cn Russian President Vladimir Putin said Russia could harvest a record 1 million tons of grain this year.

Staff (2022-09-28). Iran condemns school shooting in Russia. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Nasser Kan'ani condemned the school shooting in Russia which led to the death and injury of dozens of people.

____ (2022-09-28). Xi sends condolences to Putin over school attack. ecns.cn President Xi Jinping sent a message of condolence on Tuesday to Russian President Vladimir Putin over a school shooting incident in the Russian city of Izhevsk.

Staff (2022-09-28). Taliban inks gas, oil, wheat deal with Russia. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Taliban has signed a provisional deal with Russia that will see Moscow supplying gasoline, diesel, gas and wheat to Afghanistan, Acting Afghan Commerce and Industry Minister Haji Nooruddin Azizi said.

____ (2022-09-28). Public security bureaus develop prevention system. ecns.cn China's public security departments have accelerated the development of a prevention and control system for public security risks over the past decade, effectively enhancing people's sense of security.

____ (2022-09-28). Experts: Economy still on track to steady growth. ecns.cn The Chinese economy is still on track to a steady recovery with a gradual normalization of activities and strong policy support, as profits at China's major industrial companies declined at a slower pace in August.

____ (2022-09-27). China to allow deferrals of gov't-levied charges, tax concessions for private pensions. ecns.cn China will allow market entities to defer payments of certain government-levied charges to further reduce financial burdens, and offer tax concessions for private pension schemes, according to a State Council executive meeting.

____ (2022-09-28). Earliest gibbon fossil discovered in SW China's Yunnan, fills evolutionary gap. ecns.cn A small ape fossil discovered in Yuanmou, Southwest China's Yunnan Province has been proved to be the earliest gibbon fossil ever found.

____ (2022-09-28). China expects 210 mln road passenger trips during National Day holiday. ecns.cn China is expected to see 210 million passenger trips made via the roads during the weeklong National Day holiday that starts on Saturday, according to the Ministry of Transport.

____ (2022-09-28). World's longest wind turbine blade successfully loaded on ship in Jiangsu. ecns.cn A 123-meter wind turbine blade is successfully loaded onto a cargo ship at a port in Lianyungang, east China's Jiangsu Province, Sept. 27, 2022.

____ (2022-09-28). Ceremony held to commemorate 2,573rd anniversary of Confucius' birth. ecns.cn Participants wearing traditional costumes perform during a ritual to mark the 2,573rd anniversary of the Confucius' birth at the Confucian Temple in Fuzhou, east China's Fuzhou Province, Sept. 28, 2022.

____ (2022-09-28). Earliest gibbon fossils found in southwest China. ecns.cn Paleontologists have discovered fossils of a small catarrhine dating back 7 million to 8 million years in southwest China's Yunnan Province.

____ (2022-09-27). Sichuan quake survivor recounts 17-day ordeal in mountains. ecns.cn It was Gan Yu's strong will to survive that got him through the 17 days trapped in the mountains following a 6.8-magnitude earthquake in China's Sichuan Province.

W. T. Whitney Jr. (2022-09-28). Press coverage of declining U.S. life expectancy evades the truth about class. peoplesworld.org Reporting by U.S. news services often takes China to task for its strict preventative measures imposed to prevent COVID-19 infection. Reports point to economic instability and people's distress resulting from such an uncompromising attitude. The slant of New York Times reporting, which minimized Chinese lives saved, earned sharp criticism on Sept. 9 from the Fairness …

____ (2022-09-28). Super typhoon Noru hits South China. ecns.cn Noru, the 16th named storm of the 2022 Pacific typhoon season, intensified into a super typhoon again early Tuesday and hit south China's Hainan Province.

____ (2022-09-28). China-developed AG600M firefighting aircraft completes water dropping test. ecns.cn China's domestically developed firefighting aircraft AG600M, code name Kunlong, completed a successful test on Tuesday, in which the aircraft scooped and dropped 12 tons of water.

____ (2022-09-28). Trade growth in H2 to fuel economy. ecns.cn Despite softer overseas demand, China's foreign trade is expected to grow during the second half of the year and help fuel the upward momentum of the Chinese economy, a senior commerce official said on Tuesday.

____ (2022-09-28). RCEP partners witness ongoing growth opportunities. ecns.cn Government officials and business leaders from China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations are bullish on future business growth opportunities arising from the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership agreement.

TeleSUR, lvm, JDO (2022-09-28). China denuncia nuevos ataques cibernéticos de EE.UU. telesurtv.net Gobierno chino afirma que el origen de los ataques tuvo lugar en la Oficina de Operaciones de Acceso a Medida, adscrita a la Agencia de Seguridad Nacional.

Vijay Prashad (2022-09-28). Four straight years of nonstop street protest in Haiti. greenleft.org.au A cycle of protests began in Haiti in July 2018, and, despite the pandemic, has carried on since then, writes Vijay Prashad.

Vijay Prashad (2022-09-28). Without Culture, Freedom Is Impossible. dissidentvoice.org Roberto Matta (Chile), Cuba es la capital ('Cuba Is the Capital'), 1963. In 2002, Cuba's President Fidel Castro Ruz visited the country's National Ballet School to inaugurate the 18th Havana International Ballet Festival. Founded in 1948 by the prima ballerina assoluta Alicia Alonso (1920—2019), the school struggled financially until the Cuban Revolution decided that ballet …

Dan Cohen (2022-09-28). Ex-U.S. Special Envoy to Haiti Dan Foote: Send Special Forces to Haiti or 25,000 troops. mintpressnews.com As the Haitian government teeters on the brink of collapse amid a popular uprising, ex-U.S. Special Envoy to Haiti Daniel Foote insists the U.S. must either send special forces to train a Haitian National Police SWAT unit, or will invade with 25,000 soldiers at an "imminent" date.

Lee Camp (2022-09-28). Fossil Fuels Subsidized at Rate of $11 Million Per Minute. mintpressnews.com A study by none other than the IMF found that the planet collectively spends $11 million per minute on subsidies for fossil fuels, all while the world barrels towards an impending climate catastrophe.

Lee Camp (2022-09-28). The One Thing The Israeli Military Is Terrified Of. mintpressnews.com The reason Israel has enough military personnel to keep their apartheid state going is that they make it mandatory. However, an increasing number of young people are actually refusing to sign up to be hitmen for the state.

Jonathan Cook (2022-09-28). How Britain's Labour Party Became a Criminal Conspiracy Against its Members. mintpressnews.com For many years, former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's supporters have claimed that he, and they, were targeted in a coordinated attack from the right of the party, comprising a majority of Labour MPs as well as senior party staff. The aim was to sabotage Corbyn's chances of taking power. | Those allegations were dismissed as a wild conspiracy theory by the British media. But the first independent verification came as early as April 2020, shortly after Corbyn stepped down as leader, with the leak of a cache of internal Labour Party documents. They showed that Labour bureaucrats, responsible to the party's general s…

Omar Zahzah (2022-09-28). "We battled the algorithm and won" electronicintifada.net Social media companies have silenced Palestinian voices in ways they haven't for others…

Renato Villavicencio Garzón (2022-09-28). Ecuador El cortocircuito en el discurso lassista. globalizacion.ca El proyecto lassista nace en el año 2012 alrededor de la figura del banquero Guillermo Lasso y el movimiento Creando Oportunidades (CREO). El nacimiento de este nuevo actor de la derecha ecuatoriana tiene dos características particulares. La primera, es que…

Infobrics (2022-09-28). Zelensky admits US sends $1.5 billion to Kiev regime per month. infobrics.org The political elites of the collective West and the corrupt oligarchs of the Kiev regime are profiting from the "financial aid" back and forth, while regular people are suffering the consequences.

WSWS (2022-09-28). British pound collapse at centre of global currency and financial storm. wsws.org The turmoil reached a new level of intensity this week, sparked by the reaction of financial markets to the UK mini-budget, which handed out £45 billion in tax cuts to the wealthy while increasing government debt by £72 billion.

Monica Moorehead (2022-09-28). Amazon hires a former prison manager. workers.org Amazon, with its notorious multibillionaire owner Jeff Bezos, is universally known as one of the world's largest union-busting conglomerates. It is well documented that workers there have passed out due to heat and suffered physical injuries, mental anguish and other horrific working conditions that accompany the frenzied pace of packing, . . . |

Suzanne James (2022-09-28). Fair play: End public funding of racist AFL clubs. greenleft.org.au Suzanne James asks why the Australian Football League is so racist and, with clubs raking in billions in multi-stream revenue, why are taxpayers funding them?

Speak Out Socialists (2022-09-28). Saturday 10/22: War, Inflation, Growth of the Far-Right … How Can the European Working Class Fight Back? indybay.org ZOOM Link: | us02web.zoom.us/j/82158800683?pwd=N2J6UjgxNWhNak1WRWdUdm9CUit4QT09 | Meeting ID: 821 5880 0683 | Passcode: 340756 | One tap mobile | +16699009128,,82158800683#,,,,340756# US (San Jose) +16694449171,,82158800683#,,,,340756# US | Dial by your location | +1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose) | +1 669 444 9171 US | +1 719 359 4580 US | +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) | +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) | +1 646 931 3860 US | +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC) | +1 309 205 3325 US | +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) | +1 386 347 53 US | +1 564 217 2000 US…

____ (2022-09-28). Iconic Teacup Rock destroyed by Hurricane Fiona. ecns.cn File photo shows the iconic Teacup Rock at Thunder Cove Beach, Prince Edward Island, Canada, July. 2, 2022. The famous Teacup Rock was toppled over by Hurricane Fiona.

Warm Water Wellness (2022-09-28). State Attorney General Urged to Investigate Sutter Health's Use of CARES Act Money. indybay.org DALY CITY — San Mateo County Supervisor David Canepa announced that he has sent a letter to California Attorney General Rob Bonta urging him to investigate Sutter Health's use of federal CARES Act dollars. The not-for-profit health care giant received $853 million in CARES Act funding, yet closed the Mack E. Mickelson therapy pool, the only warm water rehabilitation facility of its kind on the Peninsula. | "The federal CARES Act of 2020 was passed for the express purpose of keeping vital medical and community resources like the Mickelson therapy pool open during the COVID pandemic," Canepa said. "Yet despit…

Malavika Vyawahare (2022-09-28). Indigenous Leader's Court Win Halts One of Australia's 'Dirtiest Gas Projects'. asia-pacificresearch.com

Ana Perdigón (2022-09-28). Venezuela's PSUV: Border Reopening With Colombia Represents Blow to Imperialism. orinocotribune.com The vice president of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV), Diosdado Cabello, said this Monday, September 27, that the opening of the border between Colombia and Venezuela represents a blow to imperialism. | During the weekly PSUV press conference, Cabello denounced the empire for giving orders to Colombia's rulers to attack Venezuela. | "The opening of the border between the two Bolivarian nations represents a blow to those orders," said Cabello. | Likewise, he…

Fight Back (2022-09-28). Milwaukee Alliance demands police transparency. fightbacknews.org Milwaukee, WI – On Thursday, September 22, members of the Milwaukee Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression attended the Fire and Police Commission (FPC) Policies and Standards Committee Meeting. The Milwaukee Alliance leaders were there to voice their disapproval of the memorandum the FPC is circulating. This memorandum calls for the creation of a standard operating procedure (SOP) regarding the release of video footage of critical incidents. | Some parts of the FPC memorandum suggest promising recommendations for the eventual SOP. It requires the Milwaukee Police Department to show families of people…

Fight Back (2022-09-28). Cuba accepts new Families Code, approves same-sex marriage, women's rights. fightbacknews.org The people of Cuba have voted on a series of changes to their Families Code that will provide legal same-sex marriages and unions, adoption rights for same-sex couples, and an updated set of women's and families' rights. Other amendments to this document include promote equitable sharing of domestic responsibilities, prenuptial agreements, and assisted pregnancies. | The vote was cast vastly in favor of the new code, with 66.87% of participants voting for the code with a turnout rate of 74.01% ,according to the Communist Party newspaper Granma. Granma reported in March that 54% of attendees of these town halls ar…

Gustavo A. Maranges (2022-09-28). Alignments of Latin America Reflected Through Its Leaders in the UN. orinocotribune.com By Gustavo A. Maranges Sep 22, 2022 | The 77th high-level segment of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) began on September 13 and, so far, 16 Latin America countries have spoken. The differences in the tone and topics of the speeches reflects the complex political situation in the region. | The ultra right-wing Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro was the first one to address the Assembly. His highly politicized and speech did not surprise anyone, except for the hypocrisy he showed when speaking about climate change, since his government is responsible for the dramatic increase in deforestation and th…

Infobrics (2022-09-28). Allow Africa to Choose Its Partners – Ramaphosa. infobrics.org Continent should never again be a battleground for influence among the global powers, says SA president…

Staff (2022-09-28). 5 high school football players shot, 1 dead in Philadelphia. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — A drive-by shooting behind a Philadelphia high school Tuesday afternoon left a 14-year-old dead and four other victims wounded, police said.

WSWS (2022-09-28). Alberta Labour Relations Board bans scaffolders from refusing voluntary overtime, declares it an "illegal strike" wsws.org The labour board ruling testifies not just to the ruthless profiteering of energy corporations but the function of state institutions ostensibly aimed at guarantee workplace protections and the trade unions who support them as tools of the corporate elite.

____ (2022-09-28). Salt field embraces harvest in Hebei. ecns.cn More than 10,000 hectares of salt fields enter autumn harvest season in Hebei, with salt production expected to exceed 3 ,000 metric tons this year.

Staff (2022-09-28). Several al-Shabaab terrorists killed in Somalian army op. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — News sources on Tuesday night reported that 3 al-Shabaab terrorists were killed during an operation launched by the Somalian army.

WSWS (2022-09-28). "It's time to make a change!": Stellantis Jefferson North worker urges support for Will Lehman, rank-and-file committees. wsws.org An autoworker at the Jefferson North Assembly Plant in Detroit recently spoke to the WSWS about her support for Will Lehman's campaign for UAW president and on conditions at the plant.

John Malkin (2022-09-28). ONE LAST RIDE: An interview with Oliver Tree. indybay.org Interview with Santa Cruz born and raised Oliver Tree about his new album and upcoming show at the Santa Cruz Civic.

Dave Kellaway (2022-09-28). Post fascist leader Giorgia Meloni wins in Italy. greenleft.org.au Anti*Capitalist Resistance editorial board member Dave Kellaway analyses the result of Italy's election.

WSWS (2022-09-28). Philadelphia Museum of Art workers strike for better pay, conditions. wsws.org On Monday, workers gathered at various points around the museum chanting, "No contract, no peace! No contract, no Matisse!" The latter slogan is a reference to the upcoming exhibition of the works of French painter Henri Matisse.

Staff (2022-09-28). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on September 28. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Mehr news agency takes a look at the headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Wednesday, September 28.

Staff (2022-09-28). IRGC hammers terrorists positions in Iraqi Kurdistan (+VIDEO). en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has once again targeted the positions of terrorist groups operating near the country's western borders in Iraq's Kurdistan region.

____ (2022-09-28). Education ministry backs English learning. ecns.cn Despite the teaching hours of English at Chinese schools being lower than that for Chinese language and math, its weighting in the national college entrance exam, or gaokao, is the same as those subjects and will not change.

____ (2022-09-28). Sale of Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics mascot Bing DwenDwen to end on Dec. 31. ecns.cn Online sales of licensed Beijing 2022 merchandise, including mascot Bing Dwen Dwen, will stop on Dec. 31 while sales in physical stores will run through Sept. 30., according to the flagship store.

WSWS (2022-09-28). UAW contract covering 48,000 University of California academic workers set to expire. wsws.org After September 30, all 48,000 UAW represented workers in the University of California system will be working under expired or extended contracts.

Speak Out Socialists (2022-09-28). Sunday 10/9: The Fight for Reproductive Rights in Argentina. indybay.org ZOOM Link: | us02web.zoom.us/j/82158800683?pwd=N2J6UjgxNWhNak1WRWdUdm9CUit4QT09 | Meeting ID: 821 5880 0683 | Passcode: 340756 | One tap mobile | +16699009128,,82158800683#,,,,340756# US (San Jose) +16694449171,,82158800683#,,,,340756# US | Dial by your location | +1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose) | +1 669 444 9171 US | +1 719 359 4580 US | +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) | +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) | +1 646 931 3860 US | +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC) | +1 309 205 3325 US | +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) | +1 386 347 53 US | +1 564 217 2000 US…

Rachel Evans (2022-09-28). International support needed for pro-democracy campaign in Swaziland. greenleft.org.au Rachel Evans spoke to Luna Michaels from Friends of Swazi Freedom, an international activist group working in solidarity with the people of Swaziland, about the struggle for democracy and an end to absolute monarchy.

Betsey Piette (2022-09-28). Peoples' Townhomes on front lines of struggle for affordable housing. workers.org Residents in 69 low-income housing units at the University City Townhomes in West Philadelphia received welcome news Sept. 23. Their pending Oct. 8 eviction date was moved to Dec. 27, after the property owner IBID Associates applied for an extension of their federal contract with Housing and Urban Development. UC . . . |

Staff (2022-09-28). Conflicting move of Iran enemies 'shameful': FM Spox. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman describes the conflicting move of ill-wisher enemies in imposing pressure on Iranians while expressing sympathy for the Iranian nation as shameful.

Matt Broomfield (2022-09-28). Video: In Iran, real change will come from grassroots movements, not sanctions. greenleft.org.au Nilàºfer Koàß, spokesperson for the Commission on Foreign Relations of the Kurdistan National Congress (KNK) discusses the country-wide protests against the torture and killing of Mahsa (Jina) Amini with Medya News podcaster Matt Broomfield.

____ (2022-09-28). Desert control efforts shared with Arab states. ecns.cn Twenty-six people from seven Arab countries took part in an online technical training course with experts from the Ningxia Hui autonomous region recently, learning how to prevent the desertification of land, avoid the degradation of vegetation and stop the deterioration of grasslands.

____ (2022-09-28). Virology institute launches in Shanghai. ecns.cn The Shanghai Institute of Virology, a collaboration between the Shanghai municipal government and Shanghai Jiao Tong University, was launched on Monday with renowned virologist Guan Yi appointed as its first chief.

WSWS (2022-09-28). COVID-19 infection significantly increases one's risk of a neurological disorder. wsws.org A critical report from Washington University Medical School in St. Louis highlights the horrific neurological consequences associated with COVID infection.

Staff (2022-09-28). Iran oil minister holds talks with major Japan oil, gas firms. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Iranian Oil Minister Javad Owji held meetings with the executives of top Japanese oil and gas firms in Tokyo.

San Francisco Public Library (2022-09-28). Thursday 10/13: Author Event: Comrade Sisters: Women of the Black Panther Party. indybay.org San Francisco Main Library | 100 Larkin St | San Francisco, CA 94102…

Animal Liberation Press Office (2022-09-28). Activist Smashes Butchery, Poisons Animal Flesh. indybay.org In an anonymous communiquè received by the North American Animal Liberation Press Office, an activist in Portland Oregon has claimed responsibility for the vandalism of a local butcher shop, and the poisoning of the animal flesh which is sold there.

Cassie King (2022-09-28). Monday 9/26: March Against UC Berkeley's Support of Factory Farming. indybay.org Meeting at Sproul Hall at UC Berkeley…

Marilyn Bechtel (2022-09-28). Kaiser mental health clinicians reject Kaiser offer that wouldn't increase staffing. peoplesworld.org OAKLAND, Calif. — Kaiser mental health therapists in northern California and the Central Valley, now entering Week 7 of an open-ended strike to win adequate access to mental healthcare for the 4.6 million Kaiser Permanente members they serve, have overwhelmingly voted to turn down the giant HMO's latest contract offer. The clinicians' union, the National …

WSWS (2022-09-28). Reject the MNA-UMPNC sellout agreement with Michigan Medicine

. wsws.org The MNA-UMPNC is attempting to force a sellout contract onto 6,200 Michigan Medicine nurses who had previously voted by an overwhelming majority for strike action to win their demands.

Staff (2022-09-28). IRGC attacks on terrorists' bases leaves casualties, damages. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Following the new round of attacks by the IRGC against the anti-Iranian terrorist groups' positions in northern Iraq, a senior member of one of these terrorist groups said that there had been casualties and material damage.

Staff (2022-09-28). Iran police dismantle terrorist team in E Azarbaijan prov. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Iranian border police commander Brigadier General Ahmad Ali Goudarzi said the forces have dismantled a terrorist team in the East Azarbaijan province.

____ (2022-09-28). Ministry decries double standards of West. ecns.cn A Foreign Ministry spokesman criticized a handful of Western countries on Tuesday for practicing double standards and political maneuvers on human rights issues.

Suds, Snacks,, Socialism Forum Committee (2022-09-28). Saturday 10/8: The California Propositions Demystified. indybay.org

____ (2022-09-27). UN envoy sees need for engagement with Afghanistan's Taliban. ecns.cn A UN envoy on Tuesday stressed the need for the international community to engage with the Taliban in Afghanistan.

WSWS (2022-09-28). The tragic death of two brothers at a BP refinery and America's industrial slaughterhouse. wsws.org This week the grieving families and friends of Ben and Max Morrissey will bury the two brothers, who died in the September 20 fire at the BP-Husky oil refinery in Oregon, Ohio.

Staff (2022-09-28). UN appreciates Iran's role in contributing to peace in region. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres appreciated Iran's important role in contributing to the peace and security of the region.

Leon Kunstenaar (2022-09-28). Animal Rights Groups Invades UC Berkeley Cal Dining Hall in March Against Factory Farming. indybay.org Direct Action Everywhere in animal rights protest action at UC Berkeley demand UC Cal Dining drop Tyson Foods and stop doing business with factory farming companies.

WSWS (2022-09-28). Reject the MNA-UMPNC sellout agreement with Michigan Medicine. wsws.org The MNA-UMPNC is attempting to force a sellout contract onto 6,200 Michigan Medicine nurses who had previously voted by an overwhelming majority for strike action to win their demands.

WSWS (2022-09-28). Socialist Equality Group to hold online event "The Crisis of Democracy in Brazil and the Perspective of Socialist Revolution" wsws.org The event will be held Saturday, at 3pm (GMT-3), on the eve of elections which mark the highest point of the crisis of bourgeois rule in Brazil in four decades.

Speak Out Socialists (2022-09-28). Sunday 10/2: Discussion on "Origins of Women's Oppression — Class Society" indybay.org ZOOM Link: | us02web.zoom.us/j/82158800683?pwd=N2J6UjgxNWhNak1WRWdUdm9CUit4QT09 | Meeting ID: 821 5880 0683 | Passcode: 340756 | One tap mobile | +16699009128,,82158800683#,,,,340756# US (San Jose) +16694449171,,82158800683#,,,,340756# US | Dial by your location | +1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose) | +1 669 444 9171 US | +1 719 359 4580 US | +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) | +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) | +1 646 931 3860 US | +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC) | +1 309 205 3325 US | +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) | +1 386 347 53 US | +1 564 217 2000 US…

The UC Theatre (2022-09-28). Friday 9/30: Cate Le Bon presented by (((folkYEAH!))) With A Savage (Parquet Courts). indybay.org 2036 University Ave. Berkeley, CA…

WSWS (2022-09-28). Live Updates: As rail unions seek to block struggle, workers respond: "There's no reason for us not to strike" wsws.org Less than two days before the expiration of a Thursday strike deadline set by the International Association of Machinists (IAM), the union announced a "new" contract identical to the one that members rejected by 60 percent two weeks ago.

San Francisco Public Library (2022-09-28). Sunday 10/30: Film: Plague at the Golden Gate Screening and Panel Discussion. indybay.org San Francisco Main Library | 100 Larkin St | San Francisco, CA 94102…

____ (2022-09-28). HK CE: '0 3' arrangement ran smoothly. ecns.cn Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region John Lee Ka-chiu on Tuesday said the first day of the "0 3" quarantine-free "medical surveillance" system for new arrivals went generally smoothly.

WSWS (2022-09-28). Texas jury acquits police officer who fatally shot unarmed man. wsws.org Former officer Shaun Lucas was responding to a call about a possible fight when fatally shot 31-year old Jonathan Price…

Staff (2022-09-28). Turkey targets E Syria with artillery again. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Syrian sources on Tuesday evening reported that an area in Hasakah province was targeted by Turkish artillery.

Leon Kunstenaar (2022-09-28). Oakland Youths Join Global Climate Strike Protests. indybay.org Youth vs Acopalypse Says "No to Coal in Oakland" in rally and march.

WSWS (2022-09-28). How to defeat the government-union sellout and put workers in control. wsws.org This statement was issued by the Railroad Workers Rank-and-File Committee, which has been established by railroad workers to organize and unify their struggle independently of the union apparatus.

Staff (2022-09-28). Iran gains 2 silver medals at World Cadets Chess Champs 2022. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Iran has bagged two silver medals at the Fide World Cadets Chess Championships 2022.

People's Tribune (2022-09-28). Santa Cruz Dismantles Camp of Hundreds of the Houseless. indybay.org The City of Santa Cruz, CA, in a county with the second highest rent in the country, is evicting an estimated 300 people living in wall-to-wall tents running along a riverbed right next to this largely wealthy city's downtown. The camp, in existence for about three years, was sanctioned by the City; houseless people were directed to go there because the City didn't have enough beds. Now, the City cites sanitation, drug use and complaints as reasons for closing the Benchlands camp. "This never needed to become a crisis for the hundreds of houseless people driven to the Benchlands by police and social service agenc…

Labor Video Project (2022-09-28). SF Chronicle No Silence On Assange! indybay.org

____ (2022-09-28). Xinjiang-related issues are not about human rights, but about countering violent terrorism: FM. ecns.cn

____ (2022-09-28). Chinese envoy calls for engagement with Afghan Taliban. ecns.cn A Chinese envoy on Tuesday called on the international community to engage with Afghanistan's Taliban.

Staff (2022-09-28). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on September 28. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Wednesday, September 28.

____ (2022-09-28). First day of quarantine-free '0 3' goes smoothly in HK. ecns.cn Under the new policy, travelers only have to undergo a three-day health monitoring instead of a three-day quarantine plus four-day health monitoring after arriving at the region.

UUSF Morning Forum (2022-09-28). Sunday 10/23: Election discussion with Tim Redmond. indybay.org Unitarian Universalist Society | 1187 Franklin St. San Francisco | In person in the Thomas Starr King room. | And on Zoom: zoom.us/j/94266592820?pwd=QUw1czcyb29rQ3NrZ0IzRG9McUVudz09

____ (2022-09-28). Xi Jinping visits exhibition themed "Forging Ahead in the New Era," stresses vigorousness, resoluteness and solidarity in striving for new success of socialism with Chinese characteristics. ecns.cn Xi Jinping visited an exhibition themed "Forging Ahead in the New Era" at Beijing Exhibition Center on September 27.

____ (2022-09-28). High-profile bridge completed in Guizhou. ecns.cn Construction was completed on a high-profile bridge in Guizhou on Monday, which when open will reduce travel time in the province and promote local economic development.

Shailly Gupta Barnes (2022-09-28). Thanks to public programs, 20 million fewer Americans were poor in 2021. peoplesworld.org The U.S. Census Bureau recently reported that poverty dropped notably in 2021. Amid a pandemic and widespread economic pain, this is a significant accomplishment. There are three lessons here—about government programs, about how we measure poverty, and about how far we have left to go. First, these numbers show that government programs work. After Social Security, refundable tax credits …

Jonathan Nack (2022-09-28). Thursday 10/6: Lessons of the 2022 National Strike in Ecuador. indybay.org To register for the webinar: act.dsausa.org/signup/2022-national-protest-in-ecuador/

Labor Video Project (2022-09-28). No Honors For Former Japan Prime Minister Abe Say Protesters In San Francisco. indybay.org

____ (2022-09-28). Chinese FM urges US to do something real for Pakistan instead of making judgments. ecns.cn

Mark Gruenberg (2022-09-28). Green groups and Senate progressives win an improved money bill. peoplesworld.org WASHINGTON—Pressure from progressives and green group helped force a controversial pro-fossil fuel anti-environment plan out of a must-pass money bill to keep the government going, clearing the way for Congress to approve it by a September 30 deadline,. The plan, by Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W. Va., would have cut public participation and environmental review and …

Staff (2022-09-28). Iran Air Force unveils 'Shahab' training drone. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 28 (MNA) — The Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force unveiled the 'Shahab' training drone for the first time.

WSWS (2022-09-28). Live Updates: "We believe we have the right to strike"—Kansas City railroad workers hold rank-and-file picket to build support for a unified fight. wsws.org Less than two days before the expiration of a Thursday strike deadline set by the International Association of Machinists (IAM), the union announced a "new" contract identical to the one that members rejected by 60 percent two weeks ago.

Staff (2022-09-28). Se mantiene condición excepcional del Sistema Eléctrico Nacional. cubadebate.cu El Sistema Eléctrico Nacional se mantiene con una condición excepcional, con un proceso de restauración en las tres regiones del país, occidente, centro y oriente. Ha existido un avance mayor de la restauración del SEN en la región oriental, ya que la red de transmisión y de distribución se encuentran integra sin afectaciones por el paso de IAN, a partir de esta posibilidad se comenzaron a crear los microsistemas con la generación distribuida.

Staff (2022-09-28). Aviso de Ciclón Tropical No. 26: Ian se aproxima a la costa oeste de la Florida y alcanza la categoría cuatro. cubadebate.cu Durante la madrugada el huracán Ian ha continuado su desplazamiento por sudeste del golfo de México. Ahora tiene vientos máximos sostenidos de 220 kilómetros por hora con rachas superiores, convirtiéndose en un huracán categoría cuatro en la escala Saffir-Simpson de un máximo de cinco. Tiene una presión mínima de 941 hectoPascal y se mueve con rumbo próximo al norte nordeste a 17 kilómetros por hora.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-28). Huracán Ian afecta región oeste de Cuba. telesurtv.net El huracán Ian ingresó al territorio con categoría 3, siendo de gran intensidad.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-28). Nicaragua se solidariza con Cuba por paso del huracán Ian. telesurtv.net Fue a través de un mensaje enviado por el presidente Daniel Ortega a su homólogo cubano, Miguel Díaz-Canel.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-28). Sondeo: Lula encabeza intención de voto para comicios en Brasil. telesurtv.net En caso de una posible segunda vuelta, Lula derrotaría a Bolsonaro con 51,3 por ciento frente a un 43,7 por ciento, respectivamente.

Staff (2022-09-28). Ian golpea la costa de la Florida cercano a la categoría 5. cubadebate.cu Tras su devastador paso por el occidente de Cuba, el huracán Ian ganó fuerza este miércoles ante la costa suroeste de Florida, con vientos máximos de hasta 250 km/h, cerca de la categoría 5. Fuertes vientos y aguaceros golpeaban la poblada costa floridana del Golfo, con Naples y Sarasota en "máximo riesgo" de sufrir devastadoras marejadas ciclónicas.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-09-28). Huracán Ian abandona Cuba y avanza al golfo de México. telesurtv.net Ian tiene fuerza de huracán categoría 3 y pronostican que afecte la costa oeste de Florida, EE.UU. a partir de este miércoles con categoría 4.

TeleSUR -ysm (2022-09-28). Avanza proceso contra jefe de Seguridad Presidencial de Uruguay. telesurtv.net Hasta el momento, se han detectado unos 20 ciudadanos rusos con pasaporte uruguayo falso.

Marcos Salgado (2022-09-28). Colombia y Venezuela reabren fronteras. globalizacion.ca Venezuela y Colombia restablecen el comercio en la que para los dos países es su principal frontera. Con un sencillo acto en el Puente Internacional Simón Bolívar quedó reabierta formalmente la frontera entre Colombia y Venezuela para el transporte de…

Staff (2022-09-28). UNE informa avería en el sistema eléctrico nacional: Se trabaja en restablecimiento. cubadebate.cu Lázaro Guerra Hernández, Director Técnico de la Unión Eléctrica de Cuba, informa una avería en el sistema eléctrico nacional, provocando cero generación eléctrica. La falla está dada en los enlaces occidente, centro y oriente, es un proceso complejo que para restablecerlo se debe trabajará con precisión.

Staff (2022-09-28). UNE: Se trabaja en la interconexión del sistema electroenergético nacional. cubadebate.cu De inmediato comenzaron los trabajos de restauración del SEN, que se ejecutan hasta el momento de emisión de la presente nota, consistentes en la conformación de microsistemas aislados con los grupos electrógenos de la generación distribuida, que han permitido brindar servicio eléctrico a parte de los consumidores.

Deborah Rodriguez (2022-09-28). Commentary on hurricanes/ 'Puerto Rico is not for sale'. workers.org On Sept. 23, 1868, el Grito de Lares erupted in the town of Lares, Puerto Rico, the island's first armed uprising for independence and against Spanish colonial rule. Farmers, enslaved Africans and workers led a revolt for Puerto Rico's independence, to abolish slavery and to end worker abuse and exploitation . . . |

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-09-28). Autoridades reportan avería en sistema eléctrico de Cuba. telesurtv.net La Unión Eléctrica Nacional declaró que se restablecerá paulatinamente el servicio entre la noche del martes y la madrugada del miércoles.

TeleSUR, hvh, JCM (2022-09-28). Presidente mexicano anuncia consulta sobre fuerzas armadas. telesurtv.net El mandatario señaló que si el pueblo apoya la iniciativa "puede llevar a que los legisladores cambien de parecer".

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-09-28). Mayoría de las cuatro regiones de Ucrania apoya adhesión a Rusia. telesurtv.net Los residentes de todas las regiones pudieron votar no solo en los territorios liberados, sino también en Rusia.

TeleSUR, drl, JGN (2022-09-28). øQuién fue el cantautor chileno Víctor Jara. telesurtv.net Víctor Jara se convirtió en un ícono para los cientos de artistas que fueron detenidos, desaparecidos y asesinados durante la dictadura chilena.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-09-28). Instan a ONU a adoptar medidas urgentes ante crisis en Haití. telesurtv.net Representante de ONU en la nación caribeña sostiene que Haití hace frente a una catástrofe humanitaria por la convergencia de varias crisis.

TeleSUR, hvh, JCM (2022-09-28). Trabajadores argentinos en paro para exigir alza salarial. telesurtv.net Uno de los gremios estatales activa un paro en reclamo de mejoras salariales y habrá una marcha al Ministerio de Economía.

José A. Amesty R. (2022-09-28). Brasil: Una nueva oportunidad. globalizacion.ca Las elecciones generales de Brasil, están previstas que se lleven a cabo el próximo domingo, 2 de octubre de 2022, donde 156 millones de electores brasileños tendrán la opción de elegir Presidente, Vicepresidente y al Congreso Nacional. | De acuerdo a…

Staff (2022-09-28). Qué trae la prensa cubana, miércoles 28 de septiembre de 2022. cubadebate.cu

TeleSUR, ysm, JCM (2022-09-28). Continúan protestas de estudiantes en Buenos Aires, Argentina. telesurtv.net Los estudiantes reclaman la "Ley Integral del Derecho a la Alimentación Adecuada en las Instituciones Educativas".

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-28). Reportan fuga masiva en cárcel de mujeres en Haití. telesurtv.net En el recinto penitenciario había un total de 230 reclusas, por lo que tras la fuga masiva solo 85 permanecieron custodiadas en sus celdas.

Yuri Rubtsov (2022-09-28). Historia: Hitler fue financiado por la Reserva Federal y el Banco de Inglaterra. globalizacion.ca Publicado por primera vez por Global Research en mayo de 2016, ediciones menores de Global Research. Título como en el original. | Incisivo análisis histórico. | Desde la Primera Guerra Mundial hasta el presente: la deuda denominada en dólares ha sido la…

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-28). Presidente Maduro destaca crecimiento económico de Venezuela. telesurtv.net El mandatario explicó que, en el último trimestre, "estamos teniendo un crecimiento superior al 20 por ciento de la economía real".

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-28). Naufragio frente a costas sirias deja al menos 100 muertos. telesurtv.net Líbano, su origen, fue testigo de un aumento en el número de migrantes para intentar el cruce en botes para llegar a Europa.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-09-28). Nuevo Código de las Familias entra en vigor en Cuba. telesurtv.net Se han creado condiciones en notarías, registros civiles, palacios de matrimonios y bufetes colectivos para aplicar dicha ley.

TeleSUR- hvh, JCM (2022-09-28). Haitianos protestan ante alza del precio del combustible. telesurtv.net Los manifestantes rechazaron el incremento del 228 por ciento del precio de la gasolina, el diésel y el queroseno.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-28). Juez argentino sobresee a 14 tripulantes del avión de Emtrasur. telesurtv.net La Justicia argentina le había dado 10 días al magistrado Federico Villena para resolver la situación procesal de los acusados.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-28). Sube a 21 cifra de muertos por el huracán Fiona en Puerto Rico. telesurtv.net De los 21 fallecidos, 14 son hombres y siete son mujeres, según datos del Departamento de Salud de Puerto Rico.

TeleSUR, ysm, JCM (2022-09-28). Lula asegura que erradicará el hambre y la violencia en Brasil. telesurtv.net El candidato petista condenó los actos de violencia política que se han vuelto comunes en Brasil debido a los comicios.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-28). Avanzas labores para recuperar el servicio eléctrico en Cuba. telesurtv.net El director técnico de la Unión Eléctrica nacional advirtió que en el occidente de Cuba las operaciones para restaurar el servicio será más complejo y paulatino.

Fernando De la Cuadra (2022-09-28). Brasil Un Frente Amplio para derrotar al fascismo. globalizacion.ca Según la mayoría de las encuestas electorales, el candidato Lula da Silva puede ganar en la primera vuelta electoral del próximo domingo 2 de octubre. Sin embargo, todavía no se disipa del todo la amenaza golpista divulgada por Bolsonaro en…

TeleSUR, SH (2022-09-28). Venezuela enviará ayuda a Cuba por daños del Huracán Ian. telesurtv.net El presidente Nicolás Maduro resaltó que su país siempre estará al lado de Cuba para respaldar a su población y gobernantes.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-09-28). Huracán Ian deja dos fallecidos en Pinar del Río, Cuba. telesurtv.net Las autoridades indicaron que los dos decesos fueron reportados en los municipios San Luis y Consolación.

Revolution Books (2022-09-28). Sunday 10/9: Reading & Discussion with Omar El Akkad, author of What Strange Paradise. indybay.org Revolution Books | 2444 Durant Avenue | Berkeley…

TeleSUR- hvh, JCM (2022-09-28). Oposición gana comicios legislativos en Santo Tomé y Príncipe. telesurtv.net La coalición liderada por el expremier, Patrice Trovoada, obtuvo 36.549 votos frente al Partido Socialdemócrata.

Staff (2022-09-28). US Fugitive 'Fat Leonard' to Seek Asylum in Venezuela (+Alex Saab). orinocotribune.com Leonard Glenn Francis, also known as "Fat Leonard," who escaped two weeks ago from house arrest in San Diego, California, USA, expressed his desire to request for asylum in Venezuela, according to sources in the Venezuelan judicial system. | "Fat Leonard," 58, born in Malaysia, is on trial for allegedly bribing high-ranking US Navy officers in exchange for favorable contracts for his shipping company Glenn Defense Marine, according to the Interpol file. He was arrested last Wednesday, September 21 at the Simón Bolívar International Airport in Maiquetía, La Guaira state, Venezuela, before boarding a flight to Mosc…

Eric A. Gordon (2022-09-28). 'A Great Wilderness' explores the world of gay conversion therapy without polemics. peoplesworld.org LOS ANGELES — It's a topic bound to arouse intense, heated passion. Some 25 states, plus over 100 municipalities, have outlawed gay conversion therapy on minors as "pseudoscience" and "child abuse" aimed at altering a person's inherent sexual orientation or gender identity through psychological or spiritual intervention. In Washington, D.C., the ban applies to adults …

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-27). The Anglo-American Axis Benefits from the Ecological Terrorist Attack in the Baltic Sea. libya360.wordpress.com Andrew Korybko This terrorist attack destroyed any chance of an energy-driven Russian-German rapprochement, immediately catapulted Poland into the position of being one of the continent's most pivotal energy hubs, and thus took the Anglo-American Axis' plans for dividing and ruling Europe to the next level. The unprecedented damage done to the Nord Stream pipelines Monday…

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-27). Explosions Cause Major Damage to Both Nord Stream Pipelines. news.antiwar.com European officials on Tuesday said massive leaks in the Nord Stream natural gas pipelines that were caused by explosions were likely the result of sabotage, raising questions on who the culprit might be. The Nord Stream pipelines connect Russia to Germany via the Baltic Sea. Russia recently stopped shipping gas through Nord Stream 1 indefinitely, …

Anonymous103 (2022-09-27). US Ships Suspected Of Sabotage Attack On Nord Stream Pipelines. southfront.org On the night of September 26, a sharp drop in pressure was recorded in line A of the Nord Stream-2 gas pipeline due to a hole in the pipe. In the evening of the same day, the Nord Stream control center recorded a pressure drop in both lines of the gas pipeline, the press service of the Nord Stream operator company reported. | Ulrich Lissek, a representative of the Nord Stream 2 AG pipeline operator, clarified that the pressure dropped from 105 to 7 bar due t…

David Sirota (2022-09-27). Study: Manchin's Pipeline Bill Would Be A Climate Nightmare. levernews.com

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-27). Russia Readying to Absorb Ukrainian Territory After Referendums Conclude. news.antiwar.com Russian-backed authorities in Russian-controlled areas of Ukraine have reported that a huge majority of voters favor joining Russia as referendums concluded on Tuesday. Referendums on joining Russia were held in the breakaway Donbas republics of Luhansk and Donetsk and in the Kherson and Zaporizhzhia regions. According to Russian-installed election officials, 93% of the ballots cast …

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-27). Over 90% of Donbass, Zaporozhye and Kherson Voters Favor Joining Russia. libya360.wordpress.com © Yegor Aleyev/TASS Counting has already begun at a number of polling stations in the territory, and the final results may be known by Wednesday morning TASS, September 27. Voting in referendums on joining Russia in the Donetsk and the Lugansk People's Republics (DPR and LPR), as well as in the Kherson and Zaporozhye Regions,…

Christelle Néant (2022-09-27). Launch of the Referendum on Integration Into the Russian Federation in the Donbass, Zaporozhye and Kherson Regions. globalresearch.ca

Drago Bosnic (2022-09-27). Ukraine War: Implications of "Joining Russia": Referendums in Donbass, Zaporozhe and Kherson. globalresearch.ca

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-27). Four Regions Vote to Join Russia: What's Next? libya360.wordpress.com The Donetsk and Lugansk People's Republics (LPR and DPR) along with Kherson Region and part of Zaporozhye Region in southern Ukraine have voted to join Russia in referendums that were held between September 23 and 27. In Lugansk, more than 98% of voters have supported the idea to join Russia, official figures show with all…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-27). Russia's Statement at the UNSC on the Situation in Ukraine and the Referendum Results. libya360.wordpress.com Statement by Permanent Representative Vassily Nebenzia raising a point of order during UNSC briefing on the situation in Ukraine Mr.President, Again, we would like to put on record our position regarding another attempt of our Western colleagues to "push through" the online participation of president Zelensky of Ukraine in this meeting. We repeatedly stressed that…

_____ (2022-09-27). Why Ukraine Referendum Is A Big Deal. popularresistance.org The referendum on September 23-27 in the Donbass and southern Kherson and Zaporozhye regions of Ukraine on their accession to Russian Federation is, prima facie, an exercise of the right of self-determination by the native population who reject the Western-backed regime change in Kiev in 2014 and the ascendancy of extreme nationalist forces with neo-Nazi leanings in the power structure. | But it has other dimensions, too. In all probability, the referendum will overwhelmingly opt for accession to Russian Federation. In Donbass, it is a straightforward question: "Do you support the entry of the DPR into the Russia…

Dominique McGee (2022-09-27). Director of Program Compliance & Risk Management. peoplesaction.org ABOUT PEOPLE'S ACTION/INSTITUTE People's Action Institute ( 1c3), and sister organization People's Action ( 1c4), are national progressive organizations supporting the mobilization and leadership of the grassroots in support of an agenda that reflects people over profits. People's Action/Institute builds the power of poor and working people in rural, suburban, and urban areas to win change through …

Editor (2022-09-27). Congressional Negotiators Agree on $12 Billion in New Ukraine Aid. scheerpost.com 72nd "Black Zaporozhians" Mechanized Brigade's mobile aerial reconnaissance group showing their DJI Matrice 300 improvised 'bomber' with a mortar mine and a technical. Mil.gov.ua, CC BY 4.0 By Dave DeCamp / Congressional negotiators agreed to include nearly $12 billion…

Anonymous765 (2022-09-27). Last Day Of Voting Amid Growing Nuclear Threat. southfront.org |

Walt Zlotow (2022-09-27). Chicago Tribune Should be Careful What It Wishes For: Protracted Proxy War with a Nuclear Ending. globalresearch.ca

Fidel Castro Ruz (2022-09-27). Fidel Castro's Message against Nuclear War: "In a Nuclear War the 'Collateral Damage' would be the Life of All Humanity." globalresearch.ca A forceful message calling for World peace and the survival of humankind.

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-27). Medvedev Says US and NATO Won't Intervene If Russia Uses Nuke in Ukraine. news.antiwar.com Russian Security Council Deputy Chairman Dmitry Medvedev on Tuesday said he doesn't believe the US and NATO would intervene if Russia launched a nuclear strike in Ukraine over fears of a "nuclear apocalypse" despite recent comments from US officials. Medvedev, a former Russian president, also reiterated that Moscow believes it has the right to use …

Dave DeCamp (2022-09-27). Iran, IAEA Still at Odds Over Uranium Traces Inquiry. news.antiwar.com The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is still at odds with Iran over an investigation into traces of uranium at undeclared Iranian nuclear sites. | The inquiry has been open for years, and while there's no proliferation risk, the IAEA has not been happy with Tehran's explanations. IAEA chief Rafael Grossi said Monday Iran's nuclear chief Mohammad Eslami

Walt Zlotow (2022-09-27). Negotiated Settlement to Prevent a "Protracted Proxy War with a Nuclear Ending" globalresearch.ca

Brian Gibbs (2022-09-27). Why We Need To Teach Nuclear War. commondreams.org Thoughtful teachers must be willing to educate their students slowly and honestly about the history of our nuclear past.

Jason Ditz (2022-09-27). Iran, IAEA Restart Talks, Neither Side Has Changed Positions. news.antiwar.com Talk between Iran and the IAEA are stalemated, seemingly for good, but IAEA Chief Rafael Grossi announced Monday that This marks the restart of safeguard talks which have gone unfulfilled for years, leading only to more and more questions. Though not strictly linked to JCPOA talks, its difficult to envision progress on those without the IAEA being satisfied. | That's a big problem ongoing, as the US and others who don't want…

Staff (2022-09-27). Iran's atomic agency chief meets with Grossi in Vienna. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) — The head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization (AEOI), who has traveled to Vienna, met with Rafael Grossi, head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to discuss issues of mutual interests.

Anonymous103 (2022-09-27). Overview Of Military Developments: Ukrainian Offensive Continues. Russians Waiting For Reinforcements. southfront.org

Anonymous103 (2022-09-27). Ukrainian Offensive In Kharkiv Region, Ukraine, On September 27, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org

Anonymous103 (2022-09-27). Military Situation In Ukraine On September 27, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org Russia struck the 59th Mechanised Infantry Brigade of the AFU near Nikolayev with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck the 81st Airmobile Brigade of the AFU near Konstantinovka with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Shchurovo with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Soledar with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck military assets of the AFU near Sukhoy Stavok with high-precision missil…

Aaron Maté (2022-09-27). US, UK sabotaged peace deal because they 'don't care about Ukraine': fmr. NATO adviser. thegrayzone.com Former Swiss intelligence officer and NATO adviser Jacques Baud on the next phase of the Russia-Ukraine war and new allegations that the US and UK undermined a peace deal that could have ended it. The West's aim "is not the victory of Ukraine, It's the defeat of Russia," Baud says. "The problem is that nobody cares about Ukraine. We have just instrumentalized Ukraine for the purpose of US strategic interests — not even European interests." Guest: Jacques Baud. Former intelligence …

Infobrics (2022-09-27). Construction of a Floating Arctic Power Unit Has Begun in China. infobrics.org Russian RITM-200 reactors serve as a base…

_____ (2022-09-27). A Final Word On 'MAGA Communism' And Social Conservatism. popularresistance.org A fashionable online trend has emerged that presumes social conservatism and "Make America Great Again" (MAGA), the Trump-inspired ideology, as sufficient responses to the liberal branding of the Democratic Party. Some have even called for a "MAGA" communist movement. The reasoning behind this is simple. MAGA inspired millions of mostly white workers to support Trump's anti-Free Trade, anti-NATO, and pro-détente with Russia campaign message. Trump's political base therefore is assumed to possess more revolutionary potential than the Democratic Party camp. | The problems with this formulation are many. For one, it…

Anonymous103 (2022-09-27). Military Situation In Syria On September 27, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org On September 27, the Russian Ministry of Defense recorded no hostilities and ceasefire violations in the Idlib region in the past 24 hours; | On September 27, Russian warplanes struck positions of Turkish-backed forces near Sarmada village; | On September 27, the head of the Municipal Council of Al-Masifra was killed by unknown gunmen; | On September 27, two SAA soldiers were killed by an IED explosion on the highway in Palmyra Desert. | MORE ON THE TOPIC: :…

Ted Snider (2022-09-27). Russia's Evolving Attitude Toward the War. globalresearch.ca

_____ (2022-09-27). Russia, Iran, and China are Forming a New Geopolitical Axis. journal-neo.org Today it is clear to everyone that three new power centers have emerged in Asia — Russia, Iran, and China, which are independent and oppose the ideology of expansion and a unipolar world propagated by the West and the United States. Iran's accession to the SCO, and the active development in various areas of cooperation …

Infobrics (2022-09-27). India to Soon Begin Trade Settlement with Russia in Rupees. infobrics.org According to an estimate, there is a steep jump in Russian oil export to India, as it has increased ten times this year and Russian crude oil is now fulfilling almost ten per cent of India's imported oil consumption…

____ (2022-09-27). Xi sends condolences to Putin over school shooting in Russia. ecns.cn Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday sent a message of condolence to his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, over a school shooting incident in the country.

Anonymous103 (2022-09-27). No Russian Shadow Over Italy. Con Giorgia Meloni Rome Confirms Itself As Washington's Most Faithful Ally. southfront.org Written by Piero Messina They are wrong in Kremlin if anyone thinks that Italy will become the EU's weak link…

David Roza (2022-09-27). 'Untethered' Air Force General. The Alleged "China Threat": 'When you kill your enemy, every part of your life is better'. globalresearch.ca

David Roza (2022-09-27). 'Untethered' Air Force General. The China Threat: 'When you kill your enemy, every part of your life is better'. globalresearch.ca

_____ (2022-09-27). The US Gets Ready For War In Taiwan. popularresistance.org On Sunday 18 September, US President Joe Biden told the US news programme 60 Minutes that the US military would go to war in Taiwan should Chinese forces land on the island chain to enforce its sovereignty. | While China has never ruled out the last-resort use of military force, it has always insisted on its preference for peaceful reunification. Biden's most recent comments repeat previous statements, including one made in Japan, Taiwan's former colonial occupying power, in May. They are, however, the first since US house speaker Nancy Pelosi's journey to Taipei in August which resulted in China holding major mi…

Infobrics (2022-09-27). BRICS Cooperation: China Hosts 2022 Tourism Ministers' Meeting. infobrics.org China has hosted the 2022 Tourism Ministers' meeting of the five major emerging economies known as BRICS. The online event discussed green and sustainable tourism and measures to deal with the challenges caused by the coronavirus pandemic…

____ (2022-09-27). More policy tweaks likely to settle realty. ecns.cn China may signal more policy adjustments to stabilize the real estate market as a regulatory official recently noted that "bubble signs and the financialization trend in China's real estate sector have been substantially reversed", experts said.

____ (2022-09-27). Huge flower basket lighted up for upcoming National Day. ecns.cn A huge flower basket arrangement with the theme "blessings to China" was lighted up at the Tian'anmen Square in Beijing on Monday, to celebrate the upcoming National Day holiday.

____ (2022-09-27). China's Largest LNG reserve base put into operation. ecns.cn China's largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) reserve base was put into operation on Monday, with a LNG carrier unloading the first shipment at Yancheng Green Energy Port of CNOOC in east China's Jiangsu Province.

____ (2022-09-27). Highlights of China's transportation development in past decade. ecns.cn

____ (2022-09-27). Rover reveals more of Mars subsurface. ecns.cn What does the subsurface of Mars' northern lowlands have in common with a French mille crepe cake? They both consist of a number of layers, according to the latest findings by China's Zhurong Mars rover published in the journal Nature on Monday.

____ (2022-09-27). 'Kungfu' panda 'walks' tightrope in Chengdu. ecns.cn A bamboo-woven giant panda stands on a tightrope across Fuhe River in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan Province, adding fun to the city, Sept. 27, 2022.

____ (2022-09-27). China discloses more evidence of cyber attacks by U.S. security agency. ecns.cn China on Tuesday released a new investigation report in which it said further evidence has been found to show the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) is behind "thousands of cyber attacks" on a Chinese university.

____ (2022-09-27). NEV tax exemptions extended until end-2023. ecns.cn China's latest efforts to extend the tax exemption policy for new energy vehicle purchases are expected to further stimulate consumer buying sentiment and inject strong impetus into the automobile market.

Anand Naidoo (2022-09-27). The Heat: United Nations General Assembly. america.cgtn.com The United Nations General Assembly is wrapping up its major meeting in New York after listening to world leaders and representatives from across the world over the last week. On Saturday the Assembly heard from China's State Councilor and Foreign Minister, Wang Yi. He said …

____ (2022-09-27). Firefighting seaplane undergoes first discharge test. ecns.cn Operators of the AG600M, the fire-extinguishing variant of China's AG600 seaplane, tested the craft's capability of collecting and discharging its maximum load of water for the first time on Tuesday.

____ (2022-09-27). China launches three new satellites into space. ecns.cn China on Tuesday launched a Long March-6 rocket carrying three satellites into space.

____ (2022-09-27). China initiates legal procedure of Firearms Protocol approval. ecns.cn

Florence CGTN (2022-09-27). Chun Wai Chan becomes first Chinese principal dancer at NYC Ballet. america.cgtn.com As the New York City Ballet gets ready to launch a new season, there is a new principal dancer at the helm. Chun Wai Chan is the first person from China to hold the top male position in the ballet's 74-year history and only the fourth Asian in …

____ (2022-09-27). China releases latest findings by Mars rover Zhurong. ecns.cn Research shows that the subsurface layer may be shaped by major flooding that took place around 3.2 to 3.5 billion years ago in the Utopia Planitia on Mars.

____ (2022-09-27). China, Syria sign cultural conservation agreement. ecns.cn China and Syria signed a joint agreement at the National Library of China in Beijing on Monday vowing to further foster cooperation of cultural heritage conservation between the two countries with ancient civilizations.

Elaine Reyes (2022-09-27). A conversation with the Andean Community's Secretary General Jorge Hernando Pedraza. america.cgtn.com The Andean Community also known as CAN is a free trade are comprising of Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia. The main export destination for the block is China. Americas Now anchor, Elaine Reyes, met with Secretary General Jorge Hernando Pedraza who went to New York …

____ (2022-09-27). China's Mars rover reveals dry and multi-layered Martian subsurface. ecns.cn An in-situ ground-penetrating radar survey of Martian subsurface structure has revealed that a basin on the red planet has a dry and multi-layered shallow subsurface.

____ (2022-09-27). China successfully launches new remote sensing satellite. ecns.cn China sent a new remote sensing satellite into space from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in the southwestern province of Sichuan on Monday.

Alasdair Baverstock (2022-09-27). Prefabricated housing market grows in Mexico. america.cgtn.com As high real estate costs price many more people out of home ownership, alternatives to traditional home construction are getting more attention. Prefabricated homes are one growing sector of the market where China is a global leader — that's now expanding into North America via Mexico.

____ (2022-09-27). China launches three Shiyan satellites. ecns.cn A Long March-6 rocket carrying three Shiyan satellites blasts off from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in north China's Shanxi Province, Sept. 27, 2022.

____ (2022-09-27). China's new rice varieties up 40% yields. ecns.cn China's new rice varieties, "157" and "X56", recorded a yield of 10,613.4 kilograms and 10,537.5 kilograms per hectare respectively in Xing'an League, north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, on Monday.

____ (2022-09-27). Nation always upholds people-centered rights. ecns.cn China has always upheld the people-centered perspective on human rights and takes the path to effectively meet the people's ever-growing need for a better life, experts said at an online meeting on Monday.

____ (2022-09-27). Giant panda spotted playing in tree hole in Sichuan. ecns.cn A wild giant panda has been spotted playing in a tree hole in Ya'an City in southwest China's Sichuan Province.

____ (2022-09-27). Super typhoon Noru to affect China's Hainan. ecns.cn Noru, the 16th named storm of the 2022 Pacific typhoon season, intensified into a super typhoon again early Tuesday as it moves closer to south China's Hainan Province, local authorities said.

Staff (2022-09-27). Naciones Unidas enlaza a Cuba en programa de energía renovable. cubadebate.cu La región más extensa de Cuba se ve beneficiada por el Programa de las Naciones Unidas para el Desarrollo (PNUD), con la donación de 342 paneles fotovoltaicos para familias afectadas por fenómenos climatológicos. Los equipos de dos kilowatios de potencia provienen de la Unión Europea y llegan con manufactura de China.

TeleSUR, hvh, JCM (2022-09-27). China emite alerta ante paso del tifón Noru por el mar Meridional. telesurtv.net El sistema fue ubicado en horas de la mañana a unos 195 kilómetros de la isla de Huangyan, al sur de China.

Fight Back (2022-09-27). Cuban and Venezuelan leaders speak in New York City. fightbacknews.org New York, NY – Over 100 people gathered at the Riverside Church in Harlem, New York on Saturday, September 24 for the "People's Summit: Democracy Beyond the U.S. Empire," hosted by the International Peoples' Assembly — North America. The event included speakers from Cuba, Venezuela and the United States to talk about democracy and resistance in their countries. | The speakers included Cuba's Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez and Venezuela's Foreign Minister Carlos Faria, as well as Vijay Prashad, the executive director of Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research, New York City Councilmember Kristin Ric…

Editor (2022-09-27). Marvel Heads Revealed to Be Closely Connected to Israeli Intelligence. scheerpost.com Illustration by MintPress News | By Jessica Buxbaum / Earlier this month, activists and comic book fans alike were in uproar over Marvel Studios' announcement that Israeli actress Shira Haas will play Zionist superhero Sabra in the upcoming Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) film Captain America: New World Order. Many Palestine advocates accused Marvel's decision to add Sabra to the MCU as exalting Israeli abuse and war crimes. | "By glorifying the Israeli army & police, Marvel is p…

David Cronin (2022-09-27). Has Israel benefited from war in Europe? electronicintifada.net Arms firm "admits" that its missiles were fired by Georgia in 2008 war.

Asa Winstanley (2022-09-27). Sabra will be Marvel's latest attempt at "woke imperialism" electronicintifada.net In the comics, the Israeli character has a history of crude anti-Palestinianism.

Derrick Crowe (2022-09-27). People's Action Applauds Senators and Organizers Who Blocked Manchin's Dirty Side Deal. peoplesaction.org WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, senators blocked West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin's "side deal" to allow dirty, dangerous fossil-fuel projects from being attached to the government funding bill. Manchin's permitting proposal sought to fast track fossil fuel projects, allowing corporations to force through dirty, dangerous fossil fuel exploration and production in any neighborhood or community, whether the …

Staff (2022-09-27). Equipo femenino estadounidense se mantiene invicto en Campeonato Mundial de Baloncesto. cubadebate.cu La selección femenina de Estados Unidos continuó invicta al aplastar hoy 145-69 a Corea del Sur en su cuarta salida del Campeonato Mundial de Baloncesto, previsto en Camberra, hasta el próximo 1 de octubre. Las norteamericanas, líderes del ranking universal y ubicadas en el grupo A, dominaron de principio a fin el partido con un 66 por ciento en tiros de campo.

Staff (2022-09-27). Atentado a CFK: Detectan a un misterioso interlocutor que le daba instrucciones al grupo que planeó el ataque. cubadebate.cu Gabriel Carrizo, el hombre que se presentaba como dueño de la máquina de hacer algodón de azúcar, se puso a escribir en un grupo de Whatsapp de su círculo más cercano un rato después de la detención de Brenda Uliarte por el intento de asesinato de Cristina Kirchner.

Staff (2022-09-27). Atentado a CFK: Detectan a un misterioso interlocutor que le daba instrucciones al grupo que planeó el ataqueAtentado a CFK: Detectan a un misterioso interlocutor que le daba instrucciones al grupo que planeó el ataque. cubadebate.cu Gabriel Carrizo, el hombre que se presentaba como dueño de la máquina de hacer algodón de azúcar, se puso a escribir en un grupo de Whatsapp de su círculo más cercano un rato después de la detención de Brenda Uliarte por el intento de asesinato de Cristina Kirchner.

WSWS (2022-09-27). Vote No at Arriva London North: take the dispute out of the hands of Unite's pro-company officials! wsws.org Unite accepts Arriva's claim that it "cannot afford" to pay more, despite parent company Deusche Bahn growing revenue by 18.4 percent last year to €47.3 billion, with net profit of €5 billion.

WSWS (2022-09-27). Diary of a socialist Amazon worker: Bezos, the royalist. wsws.org Wading into the debate that followed the death of Queen Elizabeth was none other than the founder of the company where I work, mega-billionaire Jeff Bezos, who rushed to the queen's defense.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-09-27). Siria califica medidas coercitivas como un terrorismo económico. telesurtv.net La delegación siria en la Asamblea General de la ONU llamó a construir lo que denominó un nuevo orden mundial multipolar.

_____ (2022-09-27). 'We've Incentivized Corporations To Go After This Price-Gouging Strategy'. popularresistance.org Janine Jackson: In a section labeled "Core of the matter," the Economist declared: "Despite rosier figures, America still has an inflation problem. Is higher unemployment the only cure?" | I guess we're meant to find solace in the idea that the magazine thinks there might conceivably be other responses, in addition to what we are to understand is the proven one: purposely throwing people out of work, with all of the life-changing harms that come with that. | CNBC's story, "Inflation Fears Spur Shoppers to Get an Early Jump on the Year-End Holidays," encouraged us to think that "inflation is a Scrooge." | So[mdash…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-27). Haiti: Anti-Government Protests in Enter Sixth Week. libya360.wordpress.com Tanya Wadhwa Since August 22, Haitians have been mobilizing against poverty, inflation, shortage of fuel, gang-related violence, and the devaluation of the national currency. (Photo: Radyo Rezistans/Facebook) Since August 22, Haitians have been mobilizing against poverty, food insecurity, soaring inflation, fuel shortages, and widespread kidnappings and killings Thousands hit the streets in Haiti once again…

Jens Berger, Guido Speckmann (2022-09-27). Raising interest rates to fight inflation is a crazy idea. indybay.org Monetarism was conceived in the 1960s as a kind of liberal answer to the teachings of John Maynard Keynes, tracing back directly to the neoliberal mastermind Milton Friedman. The core of the monetarist doctrine is that the money supply mono-causally determines the value of money.

____ (2022-09-27). OECD sees global growth slowing as inflation, monetary tightening bite. ecns.cn The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) said on Monday that global economic growth is projected to remain subdued in the second half of 2022, before slowing further in 2023 to an annual growth of just 2.2 percent.

WSWS (2022-09-27). Preparing for class war, Sri Lankan president declares "high security zones" wsws.org President Wickremesinghe is preparing for class war against the working class and poor as he is implementing savage austerity measures under the dictates of International Monetary Fund.

Dr. Jack Colhoun (2022-09-27). CIA Adapts Database Software Called PROMIS with Back Door for Cyber-espionage. globalresearch.ca

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-09-27). Amidst the Biden Administration's Forever-Wars Policy in Africa, Black Alliance for Peace Launches a Month of Action Against Africom (US Africa Command). orinocotribune.com

Fight Back (2022-09-27). New York City rallies for Zimbabwe. fightbacknews.org New York, NY – A crowd of over 50 people gathered in front of the United Nations on Saturday, September 24 to rally in solidarity with Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who spoke at the UN a couple days before. The group was also protesting the U.S. sanctions against Zimbabwe, which they stated are illegal. Despite the sanctions, President Mnangagwa has started making progress toward ending poverty and hunger, as well as implementing various infrastructure projects to help build Zimbabwe and maintain independence from U.S. influence. | The action was called for by the December 12th Movement and included sp…

Infobrics (2022-09-27). Fates of Snowden and Assange dispel 'Western democracy' myth. infobrics.org The readership just needs to ask a single question – would you rather trade places with Julian Assange or Edward Snowden?>

Andy Kroll (2022-09-27). Burning Books (or Rather Book Companies). tomdispatch.com No one listened better than Studs. For those of you old enough to remember, that's Studs Terkel, of course. The most notable thing about him in person, though, was this: the greatest interviewer of his moment, perhaps of any moment, never stopped talking, except, of course, when he was listening to produce one of his memorable bestselling oral histories — he essentially created the form — ranging from Working and Hard Times to The Good War. I still remember him calling my house. He was old, his hearing was going, and he couldn't tell that my teenage son had rushed to answer the phone, hoping it was on…

Alan MacLeod (2022-09-27). The Israel Files: WikiLeaks Docs Show Top Hollywood Producers Working with Israel to Defend Its War Crimes. globalresearch.ca

Mike Adams (2022-09-27). World War III Has Already Begun, but the Truth Is Being Withheld from the Public Until the Very Last Moment. globalresearch.ca

Anonymous103 (2022-09-27). Military Situation In Iraq On September 27, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org

Joachim Hagopian (2022-09-27). War Drums Beat Louder, World War III Looms Ever Closer. globalresearch.ca

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-09-27). Former Private Prison Manager To Run Massive Amazon Warehouse Operation. moguldom.com Amazon is once again under fire by the public for its internal operations. The e-commerce giant has promoted Dayna Howard from leading its loss prevention division to director of learning and development for consumers. The outcry over the move involves Howard's history as a manager at a company that owns and manages private prisons before joining …

Paul G. Nauert, Catherine Harris, Caleb Schwartz (2022-09-27). To Confront the Climate Crisis, Universities Must Refuse Fossil Fuel Industry Funding. commondreams.org Every research dollar, lab hour, and project report that is beholden to or biased by fossil fuel industry influence is a missed opportunity to address the climate crisis.

____ (2022-09-27). Chinese e-commerce firms enhance overseas warehouse network. ecns.cn Chinese logistics firms are beefing up efforts to invest in logistics infrastructure and launch overseas warehouses in a key step to bolster the development of cross-border e-commerce and ensure the stability of industrial and supply chains.

Julia Conley (2022-09-27). University of Idaho Employees Warned Not to Discuss Abortion or Provide Birth Control. commondreams.org A memo from the school's legal department shows how "Republican politicians are already criminalizing abortion, which has extreme consequences—but they won't stop there," said Sen. Elizabeth Warren.

Mark Gruenberg (2022-09-27). Teamsters' O'Brien to Amazon: 'We're Comin' Hard'. peoplesworld.org SEATTLE —As he stood on the bed of flatbed truck in front of Amazon's Seattle headquarters, first-term Teamsters President Sean O'Brien had a tough message for the retail and warehouse monster: "We're comin' hard" for them. And he means it. But Amazon isn't the sole corporate kingpin the 1.2-milliion member union will take on next …

WSWS (2022-09-27). Roger Waters denounces pro-imperialist campaign to cancel his concerts in Poland. wsws.org Waters said that neither he nor his managers had scrubbed the Krakow dates, part of his highly successful "This Is Not a Drill" concert tour, and that he intended to go forward with the shows.

WSWS (2022-09-27). Alabama calls off execution after failing to access veins for lethal injection. wsws.org Prison authorities called off the execution of Alan Eugene Miller after it became clear that they would not be able to carry out the state killing before the death warrant expired at midnight.

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-09-27). Caribbean Activists Turn up the Volume for Reparations. orinocotribune.com By The Voice Sep 21, 2022 | The death of the queen is a reminder of the debt that Britain owes to Caribbean nations. Reparations are owed for slavery. | Demands for reparations are growing across the Caribbean, following the passing of Queen Elizabeth II. | The British monarchy have come under heightened demands from several Caribbean countries to undergo the reparatory justice process and issue an apology for their part in the slave trade. | It comes after Royal tours of the Caribbean earlier this year led by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, followed by Prince Edward and Sophie, the Countess of Wessex we…

____ (2022-09-27). 2 Pakistani soldiers killed in S Waziristan. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) — Two Pakistan Army soldiers were killed in South Waziristan district's Azam Warsak area on Monday during a gunfight with terrorists, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement.

Staff (2022-09-27). What Would We Do Without Police, Prisons, Surveillance, Borders, Wars, Nukes, and Capitalism? Watch and See! davidswanson.org

Staff (2022-09-27). Se desploma el valor de la libra esterlina en Reino Unido. cubadebate.cu En el centro de esta turbulencia hay un objeto por el momento inamovible: el presupuesto neoliberal a ultranza que presentó el ministro de finanzas Kwasi Kwarteng el viernes. Lejos de seducir ha aterrorizado a los mismos que beneficia: los ricos y los mercados. La caída de la libra comenzó apenas terminó su presentación ante el parlamento hasta caer a su nivel más bajo en 37 años.

Anonymous103 (2022-09-27). Nazi Zelensky Became The Most Influential Jew. southfront.org On September 25, the Israeli newspaper The Jerusalem Post published a list of the "most influential Jews in the world", headed by Vladimir Zelensky. The corresponding list was published in connection with the celebration of the Jewish New Year (Rosh Hashanah). | Zelensky even beat Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid who gained in the second place. French Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne is in the third place. The fourth place on the list was taken by the Ambassador of the Un…

Reynard Loki (2022-09-27). The Aerodynamics of Velvet: What Owls Can Teach Humans. independentmediainstitute.org Owl physiology can help advance technology to address noise pollution—and maybe even help the deaf hear. By Jackie Higgins, Independent Media Institute 4 min read This excerpt is from Sentient: How Animals Illuminate the Wonder of Our Human Senses, by Jackie Higgins (Atria Books, 2022) and was produced for the web by Earth | Food …

Jonathan Turley (2022-09-27). New Zealand Prime Minister Calls for a Global Censorship System. globalresearch.ca

_____ (2022-09-27). The App ICE Forces You To Download. popularresistance.org When you are in a process like this one, all of your body shivers, every bit of yourself shakes, because you do not want to make mistakes to be again at risk of being detained or deported," says Carlos, whose name has been shortened to avoid affecting his immigration case. "It wears you out." | Carlos settled in Fontana, Calif., coming from Chimalhuacán, on the outskirts of Mexico City, in 2002. But after a misdemeanor in 2019, Carlos was subject to deportation proceedings. He was imprisoned for three months, electronically shackled for more than a year, and, in January 2021, ordered to install an app on his phon…

Infobrics (2022-09-27). Indian FM to US: "You're not fooling anybody with reason for Pakistan's F-16 support" infobrics.org Jaishankar slams biases in US media against India…

SAMIR (2022-09-27). Thank you #MusiciansForPalestine! bdsmovement.net

Jeffgang (2022-09-27). Webinar: Where Has All the Money Gone? inequality.org

John M. Contino (2022-09-27). We Don't Need No Stinkin' Electric Cars. globalresearch.ca

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-27). Brazil: More Fascism and Neocolonialism or a Path Back to Self-Determination? libya360.wordpress.com Danny Shaw When you arrive in another country, there is nothing more precious than new friends who adopt you, protect you, and teach you about their language, music, culture, and traditions. For an open-minded traveler, ethnographer and anti-imperialist organizer, this new family is more valuable than any air-conditioned hotel, amount of comfort or money. When…

Rep. Ron Paul (2022-09-27). Will Italy's Election Foreshadow US Midterms? globalresearch.ca

Peter Oborne (2022-09-27). Leicester Riots: When Hindu Nationalism Came to Britain. globalresearch.ca

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-09-27). Mike Epps And Wife Kyra Launch New 'Buying Back The Block' TV Show. moguldom.com Comedian and actor Mike Epps and his wife Kyra have announced they have an upcoming show about real estate on HGTV called "Buying Back the Block." Kyra, who also has a background in entertainment as a TV producer, announced the pending series in a recent Instagram post. "We've been fixing houses the last two summers. …

Fight Back (2022-09-27). Tallahassee: Activists attend final meeting to fight for a People's Budget. fightbacknews.org Tallahassee, FL — On Wednesday, September 21, the Tallahassee Community Action Committee, the Freedom Road Socialist Organization and Florida State's Students for a Democratic Society attended the Tallahassee city commission meeting at City Hall to speak on the approval of the upcoming year's city budget. | The activists demanded that instead of passing the unjust budget that City Manager Reese Goad drafted, they enact a People's Budget. Dedicated organizers collaborated for over a year to rework the city budget to remove funding from the city's police force and instead contribute it to social services, saf…

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-09-27). U.S. Government, DOJ Undercounted Almost 1,000 Deaths in Prison Last Year. moguldom.com A bipartisan Senate investigation has revealed the U.S. Department of Justice undercounted almost 1,000 deaths of people in prison or jail. The information was revealed by a 25-page report titled "Uncounted Deaths in America's Prisons & Jails: How the Department of Justice Failed to Implement the Death in Custody Reporting Act" released on Sept. 20. The 10-month-long …

_____ (2022-09-27). Rural County Jails Are Now The Main Driver Of Mass Incarceration. popularresistance.org All across the United States, city and state governments have increasingly turned to fines and fees to make up for budget shortfalls. This has required a corresponding explosion in police department budgets, creating a perverse cycle where local governments must consistently expand policing in order to continue to pay for policing. Rural America has not escaped this trend, and a new Vera Institute report has found that small and rural counties are now the main drivers of growth in the prison industrial complex. According Vera's research, the boom in county jails appears to be driven by an increased amount of peop…

Alina Duarte (2022-09-27). Evo Morales: 'There Is a Democratic Revolution Throughout All of Latin America & the Caribbean'. orinocotribune.com Evo Morales, former president of the Plurinational State of Bolivia and president of the Six Federations of the Cochabamba Tropics, is in Mexico at the invitation of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO). Morales was one of the special international guests joining festivities for the 212th anniversary of Mexico's independence. | John and Gabriel Shipton, the father and brother of the journalist Julian Assange, respectively; the family of campesino leader and activist César Chávez; Aleida Guevara, daughter of Che Guevara; and former Uruguayan President "Pepe" Mujica also accepted invitations. | Morales witn…

Ann Brown (2022-09-27). Silis Muhammad And Attorney Malik Zulu Shabazz To Appear At Self-Determination Summit. moguldom.com On Oct. 8, the Afrodescendant Nation Self-Determination Summit 2022 will take place virtually. Scheduled from 8: 30 am to 1 pm EST, the Summit will include a panel of activists. Silis Muhammad and Malik Zulu Shabazz are among those slated to appear. The Afrodescendant Nation was established to "obtain our right to self-determination, reparations, and United Nations …

Shannon Kelleher (2022-09-27). US EPA to Withdraw Interim Registration Review Decision for Glyphosate. globalresearch.ca

Dr. Bruce Dooley (2022-09-27). Video: The Dark Truth of America's Federation of State Medical Boards. globalresearch.ca

Victoria Torres (2022-09-27). Venezuela and Colombia Officially Re-Open Border. orinocotribune.com

Editor (2022-09-27). Morality, Iran and the U.S. workers.org Maybe people talked to you with excitement this week — seeing everywhere those photos of women in the streets of Iran, standing on top of cars, burning cars, protesting the death of a woman in custody after her arrest by the "morality police." Maybe you were furious after the U.S. . . . |

Eugyppius (2022-09-27). Germany's Energy Apocalypse. Uncontrolled Outages. Evolving Social Crisis. Mass Poverty on the Horizon? globalresearch.ca

Rachell Tucker (2022-09-27). Supermajority of Cubans vote for revolutionary 'Families Code'. liberationnews.org The new code modernizes, recognizes and legalizes all manifestations of families in | Cuba.

Zach Farber, Michaela Malone (2022-09-27). Athens public transit workers strike to protest austerity bill. liberationnews.org On Sept. 21 public transit workers in Athens, Greece went on strike to protest a new law that essentially privatized public transit and gutted labor rights.

Larry Johnson (2022-09-27). Will Europe Break with the United States? globalresearch.ca

Kathy Durkin (2022-09-27). Youth join global strike for climate justice. workers.org Climate strikers in Bengaluru, India, one of 450 global locations, were among hundreds of thousands demanding "climate reparations and justice" Sept. 23. Young people in Asia, Africa and Europe joined a coordinated Global Climate Strike that called for wealthy countries to pay reparations to poorer countries that have been the . . . |

Ann Brown (2022-09-27). Somalian Author Who Went Back Home: I Was Brainwashed Into Thinking America Was Heaven And To Avoid Black Americans. moguldom.com When Boyah J. Farah arrived in the U.S. as an immigrant from Somalia he has all kinds of fairy tale visions of America and high hopes. It didn't take long for the Hollywood version of America to become tainted, especially when it came to race. Farah has put his experiences and impression in his new …

Fight Back (2022-09-27). Los Angeles: Family holds protest 1 year after California Highway Patrol killed beloved Leo Chavez. fightbacknews.org Los Angeles, CA — More than 50 community members gathered the morning of September 24 at Belvedere Park in East LA. The family of Leonel Chávez called for and organized the event to commemorate the upcoming one-year anniversary of the California Highway Patrol's stealing Chávez's life. | On September 28, 2021, Chávez was coming home after working out at the gym, when a car hit him at the intersection of Indiana and Medford in East LA. Instead of rendering aid, helping, or asking questions, CHP officer Daniel Castaneda opened fire on Chávez. Firing eight times, the shots mostly to the chest, Castaneda killed…

M. K. Bhadrakumar (2022-09-27). Fascism Returns to Europe's Centerstage. globalresearch.ca

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-09-27). Evo Morales: "There is a Democratic Rebellion throughout Latin America and the Caribbean" libya360.wordpress.com Alina Duarte Evo Morales, former president of the Plurinational State of Bolivia and president of the Six Federations of the Tropic of Cochabamba, is in Mexico at the invitation of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador. Morales was one of the international special guests to accompany the festivities for the 212th anniversary of Mexico's independence. Like…

_____ (2022-09-27). New Rail Deal May Still Be Doomed Over Scheduling Issues. popularresistance.org Does this seem like a good way to attract loyal, dedicated, satisfied workers? | Come work for the railroad. It's a great job, decent pay. Hours may be a bit long. You'll spend weeks at a time away from home in cheap motels and miss important family events, kids sports games, birthdays, recitals and vacations, weddings and funerals. You can get called up at any time, so don't even try to make plans. Stay healthy because you'll be punished or even fired for an unexpected medical event. Also, great pension…if you live that long. | Aaron Hiles, a locomotive engineer, for BNSF didn't live that long. | Aaron Hiles,…

W. T. Whitney Jr. (2022-09-27). Cubans approve Family Code authorizing same-sex marriage, LGBTQ adoption rights. peoplesworld.org The Cuban people, voting in a national plebiscite on Sept. 25, gave their approval to same-sex marriage and adoption rights for LGBTQ people. The measures are part of a new Family Code—a set of laws that epitomizes Cuba's revolutionary commitment, as it offers assurance that family life in the country will be characterized by equality, …

____ (2022-09-27). Flower displays decorate Chang'an Avenue for National Day in Beijing. ecns.cn A flower display with the theme of 'Welcome to the 20th CPC National Congress' is set up along the Chang'an Avenue in Beijing to celebrate the National Day, Sept. 26, 2022.

WSWS (2022-09-27). Build the Tire Workers Rank-and-File Committee to unite against the USW sellout contract! wsws.org The following is the founding statement of the Tire Workers Rank-and-File Committee.

____ (2022-09-27). NASA completes successful Double Asteroid Redirection Test mission. ecns.cn A television screen at NASA's Kennedy Space Centre in Cape Canaveral, Florida, captures the final images from the Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) just before it smashes into the asteroid Dimorphos, Sept. 26, 2022.

Betsey Piette (2022-09-27). UPenn students rally for environmental and housing justice. workers.org Students at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia held a press conference and rally Sept. 26 at the Fossil Free Penn encampment in front of College Hall. Speakers called on UPenn to end its practice of investing millions of dollars in fossil fuels and to cut all ties with the . . . |

Elaine Reyes (2022-09-27). Gustavo Manrique on Ecuador's Biodiversity. america.cgtn.com "A watershed moment: transformative solutions to interlocking challenges." That is the theme for this year's UNGA 77 th meeting.

Ann Brown (2022-09-27). MAGA's Candace Owens Claims British Colonialism Was a Net Positive For Africa. moguldom.com Far-right commentator and Donald Trump supporter Candace Owens recently said the British colonization of Africa "ended up being a net positive." She also defended the royal family amid criticism over the monarch's role in English imperialism. During an episode of her podcast, "Candace," she claimed there was an upside to colonialism in Africa. During the "Scramble for Africa" …

____ (2022-09-27). Rooftop parking lot in Chongqing. ecns.cn Cars are parked at a 10-story residential building's rooftop in Chongqing, Sept. 27, 2022. The rooftop parking lot eases parking problem in the mountain city.

_____ (2022-09-27). All Out For Julian Assange On October 8: An Interview With Randy Credico. popularresistance.org On October 8, people around the world will take action to demand that Julian Assange be freed. Tens of thousands of people have registered to surround the British Parliament on that day. In the United States, people will demonstrate at the Department of Justice in Washington, DC. Clearing the FOG speaks with Randy Credico, a political satirist, host of Live on the Fly: Assange Countdown to Freedom, and an organizer on behalf of Julian Assange. Credico describes his meetings with Assange while he was in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, provides an update on Assange's legal case and discusses his work to raise awa…

Ediz Tiyansan (2022-09-27). Mobilizing and helping victims of long COVID in the U.S. america.cgtn.com Up to 23 million people across the United States may be suffering from long COVID, living with a variety of symptoms that last for months, long after being infected by the coronavirus. While some of the symptoms can be defined as fatigue, headaches, or …

WSWS (2022-09-27). September 28 public meeting of the Railroad Workers Rank-and-File Committee: Organize independently to defeat the government- and union-backed sellout! wsws.org With the unions, it is not a question of whether they will betray but how. The critical question is: How will workers respond?

Julia Conley (2022-09-27). Suit Against Student Debt Relief Slammed as 'Transparently Frivolous Publicity Stunt'. commondreams.org "Why would this group bring this baseless claim?" asked the White House. "Because opponents of the debt relief plan are trying anything they can to stop this program that will provide needed relief to working families."

____ (2022-09-27). Chinese language week starts in New Zealand to promote Chinese language learning. ecns.cn The opening reception of New Zealand Chinese Language Week 2022 was held on Monday evening at the Grand Hall of Parliament Buildings in Wellington.

Brett Wilkins (2022-09-27). Florida Told to Brace for Deadly Impact as Ian Expected to Become Category 4 Hurricane. commondreams.org The Tampa Bay area has long been a "sitting duck for catastrophic storm surge and has dodged several bullets," said one climate scientist. "Might not be so lucky this time."

Staff (2022-09-27). Life of Imam Reza (AS) in a glimpse. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) — Today coincides with the martyrdom of Imam Reza (AS), the 8th Shia Imam. The following report briefly reviews the life of Imam (AS) from birth to martyrdom.

____ (2022-09-27). Amir-Abdollahian holds meetings with counterparts in NY. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) —In continuation of his intensive talks on the sidelines of 77th UN General Assembly, Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian met and held talks with Malian, Indonesian and Bruneian counterparts on Tuesday.

Mark Gruenberg (2022-09-27). Was White House talking to insurrectionists as they trashed the Capitol? peoplesworld.org Editor's Note: This article was published before it was announced the House Select Committee hearing scheduled for Sept. 28 has been postponed due to Hurricane Ian. WASHINGTON—The House Select Committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, Donald Trump-directed insurrection, invasion and coup d'état attempt at the U.S. Capitol will fill in more blanks in that overall story …

Frederic Mousseau, Ana Gaitan-Uribe (2022-09-27). Brazil's Election Will Be Decisive for Indigenous People, the Environment, and the Climate Crisis. commondreams.org A reversal of Bolsonaro's destructive policies is essential to to protect people and planet.

____ (2022-09-27). Larry Gives A Superb Treatment To… smoothiex12.blogspot.com

Staff (2022-09-27). Cuba Says Yes to Same-Sex Marriage and Adoption for LGBTQ+ Couples, Venezuelan Feminists Push for Abortion Rights. orinocotribune.com Caracas, September 26, 2022 ( The National Electoral Council of Cuba confirmed on Monday morning, September 26, that the new Family Code was approved with 3,936,790 votes, representing 66.87% of the total 5,892,705 ballots counted. Meanwhile, the "No" received 1,9 ,090 votes, representing 33.13% of…

Michelle Begue (2022-09-27). Colombia-Venezuela border reopens. america.cgtn.com Colombia's more than 2,000 kilometer border with Venezuela has re-opened after seven years of intermittent closures and re-openings.

WSWS (2022-09-27). Former January 6 investigator details Trump White House, Supreme Court connections to January 6 fascist attack. wsws.org Using data analysis and communications from leading Trump co-conspirators former Virginia Republican Rep. Denver Riggleman detailed the central role Trump and his family played in directing the violence of January 6.

La Peña Cultural Center (2022-09-27). Friday 10/21: BAILA! Community Dance Party. indybay.org La Peña Cultural Center…

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-09-27). Iran to start working in Afghan mining sector within a month. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) — Taliban has said that Iran will start mining in Afghanistan within a month.

____ (2022-09-27). Sanya, Hainan province begins resumption of normal life. ecns.cn Sanya of Hainan province began to resume all production and get people's lives back to normal beginning at noon on Tuesday, after the city reported no new COVID-19 infections for six consecutive days, local authorities said.

Christian Pena (2022-09-27). Brazil's Racial Discrimination Dates Back Centuries. america.cgtn.com One of the concerns addressed here at UNGA 77 is that discrimination and racism could lead to violence.

____ (2022-09-27). Livestreams to provide lifeline for job seekers. ecns.cn Livestreaming is being mooted as one of the potential solutions for the dearth of job opportunities, especially for young college graduates, as the sector continues to evolve and grow as a result of new trends created by the pandemic.

John Bachtell (2022-09-27). House passes law to prevent MAGA power grabs in presidential elections. peoplesworld.org The House of Representatives passed legislation to close some ambiguities in the Electoral Count Act of 1887 that make it harder for Trump and his fascist MAGA movement to repeat the failed coup following the 2020 elections. Every Democrat supported the legislation, called the Presidential Election Reform Act. Every Republican except nine, who will be …

Our Downtown ‚Ä¢ Our Future (2022-09-27). Thursday 9/29: The Real Story on Measure O. indybay.org Santa Cruz Community Church: 411 Roxas St, Santa Cruz…

____ (2022-09-27). Iran futsal looking for 13th title in Asia. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) — Iran national futsal team is ready to start the 2022 AFC Futsal Asian Cup when the Persians meet Indonesia in their opening match on Wednesday.

____ (2022-09-27). Iran raps UN's lack of humanitarian aid to Afghan immigrants. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian criticized the UN's lack of offering humanitarian assistance to the Afghan immigrants living in Iran.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-09-27). Iran to start mining in Afghanistan within a month: Taliban. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) — Taliban has said that Iran will start mining in Afghanistan within a month.

____ (2022-09-27). Sanctions against Iran jeopardized world's energy security. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) — The unilateral and cruel sanctions imposed against Iran, which holds the first place in total oil and gas reserves and world's most important energy producer, have endangered the energy security of the entire world.

____ (2022-09-27). Iran FM condoles Pakistan, Bangladesh over incidents. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) — Iran Foreign Ministry Spokesman Nasser Kan'ani expressed his condolences to Bangladesh government over the capsizing of a ship in the north of this country which led to the death of at least 51 people.

Editor (2022-09-27). Weapons Firms Install Staff Inside UK Ministry of Defense. scheerpost.com Ministry of Defence (MoD) Main Building in Whitehall, London. Harland Quarrington, OGL v1.0OGL v1.0, via By Lucas Amin / More than paid employees of global arms companies are working inside the UK's Ministry of Defence, openDemocracy can reveal, sparking questions about conflicts of interest and national security. | They include n…

____ (2022-09-27). Hurricane forces NASA to delay Artemis I moon rocket launch. ecns.cn Faced with threatening weather from Hurricane Ian, NASA decided on Monday to delay its moon rocket launch mission and haul its Artemis I Space Launch System rocket off its launch pad.

Staff (2022-09-27). 32 people killed, wounded in recent violence in Chicago. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 26 (MNA) — In continuation in violence in US cities, the Chicago police announced that six people were killed and at least twenty-six were injured in the shootings over the past few days.

____ (2022-09-27). UN Security Council should consider imposing sanctions on Haitian gangs: Chinese envoy. ecns.cn The UN Security Council should consider imposing sanctions on those responsible for gang violence in Haiti, said a Chinese envoy on Monday.

SP Editor (2022-09-27). Tom Engelhardt on the Corporate Equivalent of Book Burning. scheerpost.com [By No one listened better than Studs. For those of you old enough to remember, that's Studs Terkel, of course. The most notable thing about him in person, though, was this: the greatest interviewer of his moment, perhaps of any moment, never stopped talking…

____ (2022-09-27). And Why I Am Not Surprised. smoothiex12.blogspot.com

____ (2022-09-27). U.S. Dow gets walloped on global currency turmoil. ecns.cn The U.S. Dow Jones Industrial Average continued to dive on Monday amid surging interest rates and volatile international currencies.

Staff (2022-09-27). Talk World Radio: Women for Weapons Trade Transparency. davidswanson.org

____ (2022-09-27). Iranian people frustrated enemies: senior cleric. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) — Pointing to the recent act of sabotage orchestrated by enemies against Islamic Establishment, Tehran interim Friday prayers leader said that noble nation of Islamic Iran disappointed enemies in achieving their sinister goals.

____ (2022-09-27). "Resistance" strategy gaining strength: Maj. Gen. Safavi. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Sep. 27 (MNA) — A top military advisor to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution said that the strategy of the "Resistance" in the region and among freedom-seeking nations is gaining strength and will lead to the failure of the arrogant front.

Michael Nevradakis (2022-09-27). Revealing Covid Vaxx Lies: US Federal Court Orders CDC to Release 137 Million Entries of COVID Vaccine Adverse Events Collected Via V-safe App. globalresearch.ca

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