Monthly Archives: October 2022

2022-10-31: News Headlines

K Ehlers, A Baerbock & L Obrecht (2022-10-31). In the eye of the typhoon, Hardened fronts & The Nuclear War Bluff. indybay.org Nuclear war is a big bluff & the last means of the cult to enforce its Great Reset to control & decimate humanity. Now is the time to recognize this & not be fooled again by the dilettantes in the Western governments. The worldwide growing resistance will end all plans of the globalists & expose all deceptions. Those responsible will be exposed.Love remains when illusion & fear fall…

WSWS (2022-10-31). Attack on Russian fleet threatens collapse of deal ensuring vital grain shipments. wsws.org A Ukrainian drone attack on the Russian Black Sea fleet is the latest effort to provoke an escalation of the military conflict.

SouthFront5 (2022-10-31). In Video: Amazing Adventures Of Ukrainian Soldier Junkie. southfront.org

Medea Benjamin, Nicolas J. S. Davies (2022-10-31). The growing chorus for peace in Ukraine. nationofchange.org There is an alternative. We can and must resolve this conflict through peaceful diplomacy and negotiation, to end the killing and destruction and let the people of Ukraine live in peace.

WorkWeek (2022-10-31). Railworkers Support Rally at Oakland &SA Dockers Strike with ILWU, No War in Ukraine. indybay.org WorkWeek covers Railroad Workers Solidarity Rally At Port Of Oakland & SA Dockers Strike With ILWU, Oakland Rally Against War In Ukraine & The Life & Struggles of UFWA Founder Al Rojas…

WSWS (2022-10-31). The significance of the Democratic Socialists of America's call for US war against Russia until "Ukrainian victory" wsws.org The DSA's endorsement of US imperialism's war against Russia in Ukraine is not a break with its history. On the contrary, it is the latest (and most dangerous) iteration of the organization's pro-imperialist political essence.

Binoy Kampmark (2022-10-31). Virtuous hypocrisy: The Socceroos and the Qatar World Cup. greenleft.org.au The kicking of the first ball in Qatar will induce a collective sporting amnesia for which the Socceroos will be complicit, argues Binoy Kampmark.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-31). Nueva masacre en Colombia tras el asesinato de cuatro personas. telesurtv.net La ejecución se registró en el municipio de Cartago, departamento Valle del Cauca, a la altura del sector Piedras de Moler en la vía que comunica con el municipio de Alcalá.

Olivia Rosane (2022-10-31). EPA gives school districts across U.S. nearly $1 billion to buy clean school buses. nationofchange.org "It doesn't make sense to send our kids to school on buses that create brain-harming, lung-harming, cancer-causing, climate-harming pollution‚Ä≥…

Theodore L Catt (2022-10-31). Building community with food, not bombs. greenleft.org.au Food Not Bombs Newcastle is building community by providing warm vegan meals for locals. Theodore L Catt reports.

Kate Simpson (2022-10-31). Reclaim the Night: 'Everyone has the right to be free from violence'. greenleft.org.au The Illawarra community gathered at Lysaght Park for the annual Reclaim the Night protest to demand the right to be free from violence. Kate Simpson reports.

Staff (2022-10-31). Mass mobilization for the liberation of Georges Abdallah marches to the prison gates. samidoun.net On Saturday, 22 October, over 1,000 people marched to Lannemezan prison to demand the immediate release of Georges Abdallah, the imprisoned Lebanese Arab Communist struggler for Palestine imprisoned in France since 1984. This mass demonstration, the 12th annual march, was a great success that followed extensive work by many organizations, collectives, campaigns, associations, unions and …

Stop Camp Grayling (2022-10-31). #StopCampGrayling Protesters Hang Banner, Light Fireworks at DNR Director's Home. itsgoingdown.org The following action report was originally published by Stop Camp Grayling on social media. For more background on this struggle, see this zine here. Forest defenders descended on Department of Natural Resources (DNR) director Dan Eichenger's home last week to demand he reject the land-use agreement with the Michigan National Guard, which would double the…

Party for Socialism, Liberation, Bay Area (2022-10-31). San Francisco: Vote 'Yes' on Props M, O and H! liberationnews.org The Party for Socialism and Liberation – Bay Area is endorsing Propositions M, O and H, on the People First San Francisco campaign put forth by Democratic Socialists of America San Francisco.

Fight Back (2022-10-31). UT Austin students defend women's and LGBTQ rights. fightbacknews.org Austin, TX – On Thursday evening, October 29, a group of around ten students gathered on the University of Texas at Austin campus to rally for women's and LGBTQ rights. Led by the Austin Students for a Democratic Society (SDS), the rally focused on student demands of the UT Austin administration, calling on the university to provide free menstrual products and contraceptives in all campus bathrooms. Students are also demanding the university declare itself a sanctuary campus for trans youth in light of legislative attacks earlier this year against trans youth receiving gender-affirming care. | The protest include…

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-31). Saturday 12/17: Author: Rage of Innocence by Kristin Henning and Reginald Dwayne Betts. indybay.org [ONLINE] San Francisco Main Library…

The Associated Press (2022-10-31). 'Our Phoenix': Lula's Ups And Downs in Brazil Defy Belief. latinorebels.com Four years ago, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva's reputation and political future were in tatters. On Sunday, in yet another twist, Brazilian voters chose him by the narrowest of margins to once again lead the world's fourth-largest democracy.

Jake Johnson (2022-10-31). AIPAC Super PAC Throws in Against Progressive Democrat Summer Lee. commondreams.org "Seems like AIPAC and the GOP have the same agenda," responded one progressive campaigner.

Lucy Stock (2022-10-31). The Weekly Round-up: Kay's Law, emotional AI, and injunctions. ukhumanrightsblog.com In the news: Dominic Raab has returned to the role of Secretary of State for Justice and Lord Chancellor. Brandon Lewis stepped down from the role after days in office; he recently engraved his name on the foundation stone at London's Justice Quarter, where construction of a 'super court' began last week. On 25 …

Steve Taylor (2022-10-31). Offloading climate responsibility on the victims of climate change. greenleft.org.au Ahead of the COP27 climate meeting in Egypt, Breaking Green podcast spoke to Nigerian environmentalist Nnimmo Bassey.

Jackie Kriz (2022-10-31). Environmental Jobs Alliance Geelong hosts inaugural dinner. greenleft.org.au Environmental Jobs Alliance Geelong (EJAG) celebrated its work with a dinner involving representatives from the Wadawurrung Traditional Owners Aboriginal Corporation unionists, community members and local businesses. Jackie Kriz reports.

Jim McIlroy (2022-10-31). End the blockade of Cuba, protesters demand. greenleft.org.au Protesters gathered in Sydney to demand the United States government end its 60-year-old illegal blockade of Cuba, in the lead up to another United Nations vote on the issue. Jim McIlroy reports.

San Francisco Trans Film Festival (2022-10-31). Thursday 11/10: 25th Anniversary San Francisco Trans Film Festival. indybay.org Z Space | 4 Florida St, | San Francisco, CA 94110…

Jim McIlroy (2022-10-31). Medicare problems point to systematic underfunding, corporatisation. greenleft.org.au The controversy over a recent investigation into alleged fraud in the Medicare system points to system failures resulting from chronic under-funding. Jim McIlroy reports.

Leon Kunstenaar (2022-10-31). Protest Opposes Expanded US/UN Military Intervention in Haiti. indybay.org US, Canada, France and even the UN have brought oppression and disease to Haiti…

Jake Johnson (2022-10-31). Bolsonaro Yet to Concede as Progressives Worldwide Celebrate Lula's Win. commondreams.org "So far, Bolsonaro has not called me to recognize my victory, and I don't know if he will call or if he will recognize my victory," Lula told supporters Sunday night.

Isaac Nellist (2022-10-31). Climate groups condemn police intimidation tactics. greenleft.org.au An alliance of climate action and environment groups have condemned the stepping up of police intimidation against activists in the lead up to IMARC. Isaac Nellist reports.

Dave Ball (2022-10-31). Maritime Union of Australia: 150 years of internationalism and struggle. greenleft.org.au The Maritime Union of Australia has just marked the 150th anniversary of its formation. MUA Victoria deputy branch secretary Dave Ball discusses the union's internationalism and enduring militancy.

California Democratic Party (2022-10-31). Monday 10/31: Prop 1 Rally at USF. indybay.org On top of Lone Mountain at University of San Francisco!

WSWS (2022-10-31). Elon Musk tweets right-wing conspiracy theory about violent assault on Paul Pelosi. wsws.org Musk's tweet included a link to an article published by the Santa Monica Observer, a right-wing news site with a history of posting misinformation.

Climate Creative (2022-10-31). Friday 11/4: The Climate Gallery Launch: An Interactive Night For Art and Environment. indybay.org CounterPulse 80 Turk Street San Francisco, CA 94102…

Staff (2022-10-31). Minint informa sobre el rescate de posibles emigrantes ilegales en bahía de Villa Clara. cubadebate.cu En horas de la mañana este domingo 30 de octubre una unidad de superficie de Tropas Guardafronteras brindó asistencia a un grupo de 26 personas a bordo de una lancha rápida con matrícula de los Estados Unidos, que violó nuestras aguas territoriales y se encontraba inutilizada y a la deriva en la bahía de Nazábal, Encrucijada, Villa Clara.

Staff (2022-10-31). Cubanos residentes en Canadá reclaman el cese del bloqueo. cubadebate.cu Los participantes en el XV Encuentro Nacional de Cubanos Residentes en Canadá condenaron el bloqueo económico, comercial y financiero que por más de 60 años mantiene Estados Unidos contra la Isla. El encuentro se celebró de forma virtual y contó con la participación de miembros de las asociaciones de cubanos radicados en importantes ciudades como Ottawa, Montreal y Toronto.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-31). Colapso de puente en India deja al menos 60 muertos. telesurtv.net Cientos de personas cayeron a un río cuando el puente se derrumbó este domingo.

TeleSUR, mcs, JCM (2022-10-31). Coronan a primer rey zulú en Durban, Sudáfrica. telesurtv.net Los zulúes, que suponen entre 10 y 12 millones de personas, son la etnia más populosa de Sudáfrica…

TeleSUR, odr, YSM, JDO (2022-10-31). Confirman 11 muertos en estampida en estadio de Kinshasa, Congo. telesurtv.net El Gobierno congolés aseguró que las personas murieron por asfixia y contusiones.

Staff (2022-10-31). Reportan incendio en un edificio familiar en Centro Habana. cubadebate.cu El incendio ocurrió en la Calle Príncipe entre Hornos y Hospital en el apto 54 Alto. Según narran los vecinos el segundo piso está declarado inhabitable y el tercero se derrumbó hace varios años atrás. Las demás personas de la comunidad se encuentran protegidas.Los bomberos del comando 3, 15, 5 y 1 ya apagaron el fuego.

TeleSUR -odr -YSM, JDO (2022-10-31). Elevan a 20 los muertos por consumo de alcohol metílico en Ecuador. telesurtv.net En la provincia de Santo Domingo murieron 11 personas, entre ellos una mujer. En Esmeraldas perecieron nueve hombres.

Steven Rosenfeld (2022-10-31). Hand count halted in Nevada county as court rips pro-Trump official. nationofchange.org Voters in Nye County, near Las Vegas, could tip the balance in close state and federal contests.

TeleSUR, gao, SH (2022-10-31). Ascienden a 98 los muertos por tormenta Paeng en Filipinas. telesurtv.net Las autoridades filipinas buscan a 63 personas desaparecidas y otras 105.000 permanecen evacuadas en lugares seguros.

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2022-10-24: News Headlines

_____ (2022-10-24). Will the US and Germany answer for the energy crisis they caused? journal-neo.org As you may know, the wars of the last century took place mainly because of energy resources, which the industry and economy of the developing world began to need particularly strongly. This is especially evident in the events of World War II, which not only demonstrated the struggle for spheres of influence in general, but …

Connor Freeman (2022-10-24). As Winter Approaches and Inflation Rises, Social Unrest Boils in Europe. news.antiwar.com As inflation and energy prices continue skyrocketing in Europe, people across the continent are protesting against the war in Ukraine and the anti-Russian sanctions, which have raised living costs to intolerable levels, the New York Times reported Friday. This is making politicians nervous, as winter approaches. "The resignation on Thursday of Prime Minister Liz Truss …

____ (2022-10-24). Death toll from floods in Pakistan rises to 1,731. ecns.cn The death toll from this season's monsoon rain and floods since mid-June has risen to 1,731 along with 12,867 injuries in Pakistan, the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) said.

Eva Bartlett (2022-10-24). Ukrainian Army War Crimes Include Shelling of Ambulences, Firetrucks, and Rescue Workers in the Donbass Republics—Similar to Israelis and U.S. Backed Terrorists in Syria. ingaza.wordpress.com

Rqorinoco (2022-10-24). How the Pro-Ukraine NAFO Troll Operation Crowd-funds War Criminals. orinocotribune.com By Alexander Rubinstein — | Celebrated in mainstream US media for its anti-Russian trolling, the Twitter operation known as NAFO was founded by a Polish antisemite to raise money for a militia that has hosted war criminals, white nationalists, and wanted murderers.: | Whether they know it or not, anyone who has checked Twitter for recent coverage of the Ukraine proxy war has likely encountered at least one of the thousands of trolls that comprise NAFO, or the "North Atlantic Fellas Organization." Thanks to the efforts of NAFO and its "fe…

Patrick Lawrence (2022-10-24). Europe's self destruction. mronline.org Despite the economically disastrous impact the Nord Stream pipeline sabotage will have on Europe, Western media still holds its tongue about it.

WSWS (2022-10-24). RSV and other viruses strain US children's hospitals, filling up pediatric beds. wsws.org Children's hospitals in many parts of the US are straining under the weight of unusually high numbers of children infected with respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and other respiratory viruses.

Infobrics (2022-10-24). Why Brazil Sought Chinese Investments to Diversify Its Manufacturing Economy. infobrics.org Since the beginning of the twenty-first century, economic relations between Brazil and China have grown significantly. The main driver of this process has been China's enormous demand for agricultural, energy, and mineral commodities…

Editor (2022-10-24). U.S. Chip War version 2: Decoupling from China or declaring war? mronline.org The U.S. has gambled big in its latest, across-the-board sanctions on Chinese companies in the semiconductor industry, believing it can kneecap China and retain its global dominance.

____ (2022-10-24). Communique of the first plenary session of the 20th CPC Central Committee. ecns.cn The following is the full text of the communique of the first plenary session of the 20th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China:…

WSWS (2022-10-24). Early voting begins in US mid-term elections amid threats of disruption, suppression and violence. wsws.org More than half the Republican candidates deny the validity of the 2020 election and many are preparing to challenge the results in 2022.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Kiev's threat to use "dirty bomb" is obvious: Peskov. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Some countries' distrust towards Moscow's warnings about Ukraine's "dirty bomb" does not mean that there is no such threat, Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov told the media on Monday.

Staff (2022-10-24). Headlines for October 24, 2022. democracynow.org Kherson Braces For Battle; Russian Strikes Devastate Ukrainian Energy, Water Infrastructure, Xi Jinping Clinches Third Term, As Anti-Government Protest Quietly Spreads, Rishi Sunak to Become Next British Prime Minister After Rivals Withdraw, Italy Swears in Far-Right Giorgia Meloni as Prime Minister, Labor Strikes Spread Across Iran, Adding to Unrest Spurred by Mass Protests, Ibrahim Traore Becomes Second Coup President in Burkina Faso in Under a Year, WH Tells Borrowers to Keep Applying for Student Loan Relief After Judge Issues Temporary Stay, Steve Bannon Vows To Appeal After Receiving Four Month Prison Senten…

____ (2022-10-24). Chinese university sets Guinness record in drone flight duration. ecns.cn A Chinese university research team has set a Guinness record for the longest flight duration of an ornithopter, an unmanned aircraft that flies by flapping its mechanical wings.

Vanessa Beeley (2022-10-24). "Revolution" in Iran or Western wishful thinking? thealtworld.com I speak to Iranian academic and historian Seyed Mohammad Marandi in Tehran about the recent legacy media explosion of "revolution" and "regime change" propaganda after the tragic death of 22 year old Masha Amini. | Marandi dismisses much of the Western hyperbole and we talk about Ukraine, Russia, Syria and the West's role in global destabilisation.

Staff (2022-10-24). "Promoting Stability or Fueling Conflict?": Biden's U.S. Arms Sales Boom from Ukraine to Saudi Arabia. democracynow.org We speak with national security expert William Hartung about the Biden administration's unprecedented military spending on Ukraine and the impact of U.S. arms sales on national and global security. Despite Biden's campaign promises to curb arms sales, Hartung says the administration has followed an "outmoded ideology" that necessitates the U.S. achieve global military dominance through weapons sales. "There's a lot of money at stake and it shapes policy in ways that are detrimental to human rights and peace and stability," says Hartung, who also details the influence of t…

Editor (2022-10-24). Chris Hedges: Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb. scheerpost.com The longer the proxy war in Ukraine continues, the closer we come to a direct confrontation with Russia. Once that happens, the Dr. Strangeloves running the show will reach for the nukes.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Romania defence min resigns, pressured after Ukraine comment. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Romanian Defence Minister Vasile Dincu resigned on Monday, saying he could not collaborate with the country's president, amid pressure weeks after he said Ukraine's only chance to end the war was to negotiate with Russia.

WSWS (2022-10-24). Frankfurt Book Fair dominated by Ukraine war propaganda. wsws.org The main book fair in Germany excluded Russia from any sort of participation and was dominated by anti-Russian war propaganda.

Infobrics (2022-10-24). India's ONGC Eyes Stake in Russian Entity Managing Sakhalin 1. infobrics.org India's Oil and Natural Gas Corp plans to take a stake in the new Russian entity that will manage the Sakhalin 1 project in the far east as it seeks to retain a 20% share in the asset…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Russia hails Islamic world independence amid Western pressure. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Moscow appreciates the Islamic world's independence in the current international situation, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Russia security forces thwart terrorist attack in Pyatigorsk. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Supporters of the ISIL terrorist group were detained in the Russian city of Pyatigorsk for plotting an explosion in the city police department, Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) said on Monday.

Staff (2022-10-24). China's Communist Party Elects New Central Committee: Xi Jinping Continues Leading the Asian Giant. orinocotribune.com This Sunday, October, 23, the closing session of the 20th Congress of the Communist Party of China culminated in the approval of four texts that will guide the country's policy for at least the next decade. | With a solemn session at the People's Palace, the Communist Party of China (PCCh) concluded the activities of the 20th Congress of the political party. The names of the 205 delegates who will now make up the Central Committee of the party and the 171 alternate members were confirmed at the meeting, and additionally, three resolutions that are now part of Chinese policy to achieve its long-awaited target of b…

____ (2022-10-24). China's GDP rises 3% year-on-year in first three quarters. ecns.cn China's gross domestic product increased 3 percent year-on-year to 87 trillion yuan in the first three quarters of 2022, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Monday.

____ (2022-10-24). China's GDP grows 3.9 pct in third quarter, faster than expectations. ecns.cn China's third-quarter GDP grew by 3.9 percent compared with a year earlier, official data showed on Monday.

____ (2022-10-24). Animal lovers dedicated to bird protection across China. ecns.cn Yang Jianfang, 67, has been engaged in feeding birds at the Riverside Park in Central China's Yichang City, Hubei Province for eight years.

____ (2022-10-24). China's foreign trade value rises 9.9% to $4t. ecns.cn China's imports and exports were valued 31.11 trillion yuan ($4.29 trillion) in the first three quarters of the year, up 9.9 percent from a year ago, data from the General Administration of Customs showed on Monday.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Iran-China ties based on mutual respect, interest: Raeisi. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Iranian President Ebrahim Raeisi in a message to his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping stressed that the relations between the two countries are based on mutual respect and interest.

____ (2022-10-24). Southwest China's land-sea rail corridor receives 7,000th freight train. ecns.cn The 7,000th freight train loaded with paper pulp, quartz sand and construction ceramic on Friday left the railway station at Qinzhou in Southwest China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region to go to Chongqing municipality via the New Western Land-sea Corridor.

____ (2022-10-24). Statesmen hail general secretary's election. ecns.cn Heads of state from a number of countries have congratulated Xi Jinping on his election as general secretary of the 20th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China on Sunday.

____ (2022-10-24). CPC Central Committee to hold press conference on report to 20th national congress. ecns.cn The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee will hold a press conference Monday morning to introduce and interpret a key report to the just-concluded 20th CPC National Congress.

____ (2022-10-24). Leaders of DPRK, Vietnam, Laos, Cuba congratulate Xi on election as general secretary of CPC Central Committee. ecns.cn Ruling party leaders of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Vietnam, Laos and Cuba on Sunday respectively sent congratulations to Xi Jinping on his election as general secretary of the 20th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC).

____ (2022-10-24). CPC unveils new top leadership for new journey toward modernization. ecns.cn The Communist Party of China (CPC) on Sunday unveiled its new top leadership, which will lead the world's most populous nation on its new journey toward a great modern socialist country in all respects.

____ (2022-10-24). China focuses on fair division of the 'cake' of wealth. ecns.cn China will focus on developing the economy and expanding the whole of society's wealth through ceaselessly pursuing high-quality development, while enhancing the wealth distribution system with reasonable institutional arrangements to ensure fair division of the "cake" of wealth and avoid economic polarization, according to a senior official of the Communist Party of China on Monday.

____ (2022-10-24). 5.1-magnitude quake hits China's Xinjiang: CENC. ecns.cn A 5.1-magnitude earthquake jolted Pishan County in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, at 11: 06 p.m. Sunday Beijing Time, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).

____ (2022-10-24). Xi meets with CPC National Congress delegates. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, on Sunday met with more than 2,700 delegates, specially invited delegates and non-voting participants of the 20th CPC National Congress in Beijing.

____ (2022-10-24). CPC Central Committee holds press conference on report to 20th national congress. ecns.cn The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee holds a press conference on Oct. 24, 2022 to introduce and interpret a key report to the just-concluded 20th CPC National Congress.

____ (2022-10-24). Chinese flood control experts in Pakistan conclude inspection tour. ecns.cn A group of 11 experts sent by the Chinese government to Pakistan for assisting the country's disaster assessment, flood prevention and relief work concluded their inspection and exchanges and returned to China on Saturday.

____ (2022-10-24). HK chief executive hails key Party congress. ecns.cn Leading officials in Hong Kong said on Sunday that the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China was an uplifting and milestone event that will guide the city's development in the years to come.

____ (2022-10-24). New leadership to inspire nation on modernization. ecns.cn The new Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China Central Committee was elected at the first plenary session of the 20th CPC Central Committee on Sunday.

____ (2022-10-24). Brief introductions of members of CPC central leading bodies. ecns.cn The following are the brief introductions of the members of the central leading bodies of the Communist Party of China:…

____ (2022-10-24). New watchdog elected in anti-corruption fight. ecns.cn The 20th Central Commission for Discipline Inspection of the Communist Party of China, the Party's top discipline and anti-corruption watchdog, elected its new leadership at its first plenary session on Sunday as Li Xi was elected its secretary.

____ (2022-10-24). CIIE preparations gain pace as arrival of inbound exhibits jumps. ecns.cn As the 5th China International Import Expo (CIIE) approaches, Shanghai officials are stepping up their final preparations, and inbound exhibits are being transported to the city, such as spices from Thailand, amber from Greece, and electric vehicles and robots from South Korea.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-10-24). Xi Jinping recibe tercer mandato como secretario general del PCCh. telesurtv.net Además de Xi, el nuevo Comité Permanente lo integran Wang Huning, director de la Oficina de Investigación Política del Comité Central del PCCh, y Zhao Leji, secretario para la Comisión Disciplinaria.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-24). Xi Jinping recibe felicitaciones de la comunidad internacional. telesurtv.net El Gobieron de Venezuela felicitó este domingo al presidente de China, Xi Jinping por ser reelegido como secretario General del Partido Comunista Chino.

Staff (2022-10-24). Los Filis de Filadelfia vuelven a la Serie Mundial de la MLB. cubadebate.cu El astro Bryce Harper conectó el jonrón decisivo en la octava entrada y los Phillies de Philadelphia avanzaron a la Serie Mundial de las Grandes Ligas este domingo con una victoria de 4×3 sobre los Padres de San Diego. Los Phillies llegaron a la final del campeonato de playoffs de las Grandes Ligas de Béisbol por primera vez en 13 años.

Rqorinoco (2022-10-24). Did Marco Rubio Bite Off More Than He Can Chew? orinocotribune.com By Cheryl Labash — Oct 19, 2022 | Florida sen. Marco Rubio May have overstepped himself. He must have considered it a midterm election campaign stunt to rile up the rabid anti-Cuba electors in his state or to impress his benefactors. | On August 5, Rubio publicly announced from a senatorial bully pulpit his letter to the FBI accusing illegalities and requesting an investigation of the high school teacher, US Military veteran, and Cuban American Carlos Lazo and the remarkable movement that has grown around him appropriately named Puentes de Amor, Bridges of Love. | Let's remember Lazo's alleged crime is brin…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Tehran to take reciprocal action against EU sanctions. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Regarding the recent sanctions imposed by the European Union, the Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman said that Tehran will definitely take reciprocal and proportional action in the coming days.

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-10-24). Fact Check: Donald Trump Was Paid $20M By Billionaire To Move US Embassy From Tel Aviv To Jerusalem. moguldom.com Former U.S. President Donald Trump has continuously been accused of using his office to commit unsavory crimes and for personal gain. Now a new book alleges Trump accepted $20 million from a billionaire to move the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Maggie Haberman makes the claim in her new book, …

WSWS (2022-10-24). Kevin de León and Gil Cedillo refuse to step down from Los Angeles City Council. wsws.org The ongoing crisis within the City Council has found expression in the mayor's race, as billionaire Rick Caruso and long-time Democratic politician Karen Bass remain in a dead heat ahead of the November 8 vote.

Ed Rampell (2022-10-24). 75th Anniversary of the Hollywood Blacklist takes on added significance with escalation of New Cold War. mronline.org Let's Hope History Does Not Repeat…

Staff (2022-10-24). Brazil Fights 'Spiritual War Against Communism'. orinocotribune.com Political debate in Brazil is being reduced to "Christians" vs "Communists" by Jair Bolsonaro's campaign, with no room for discussion of proposals for government policy, projects and programs. | The campaign has resorted to exploiting religious voters and their faith for electoral purposes, with polls indicating that he's been loosing key support from Christians in general and evangelicals specifically. | As per the incumbent's campaign script, Lula's "communist" government would force children to use unisex restrooms, liberalize abortion and drugs, impose "gender ideology" and threaten the integrity of families.

Peace Action of San Mateo County (2022-10-24). Sunday 10/23: The New Cold War with Sharat G. Lin. indybay.org Zoom link: us02web.zoom.us/j/3289220486

WSWS (2022-10-24). Fascist Giorgia Meloni heads new Italian government. wsws.org For the first time since World War II, a party with fascist roots leads the government in a major European country.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Iran forward Azmoun doubtful for WC with calf injury: report. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Iran forward Sardar Azmoun is a doubt for the World Cup after picking up an injury while warming up for Bayer Leverkusen.

Maximillan Ruppert, Willy Meyer (2022-10-24). The Conformity Forge and The Alchemy of Evil. indybay.org One possible answer may be that governments, the media, the legal system, and the vast majority of the population are firmly embedded in a sociopolitical system that not only does not want anything about it to be questioned, but also actively prevents an awareness from arising in people of a radically different view of the world in which they live. A social paradigm shift is imperative!

Staff (2022-10-24). "Free Speech Issue": Meet the Arkansas Publisher & ACLU Lawyer Asking SCOTUS to Overturn Anti-BDS Law. democracynow.org The ACLU is asking the Supreme Court to overturn an Arkansas anti-BDS law that penalizes state contractors unless they pledge not to boycott the state of Israel. Arkansas is one of more than 30 U.S. states to have passed "copycat" legislation to criminalize the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement, which seeks to boycott Israel and Israeli goods to protest its violation of Palestinian rights. The ACLU and other rights groups have argued the right to boycott is foundational to U.S. politics and protected free speech, and warn if the anti-BDS laws aren't challenged, Americans could lose thei…

WSWS (2022-10-24). Once more on the brink: Sixty years since the Cuban Missile Crisis. wsws.org While the world was nearly brought to the brink of destruction 60 years ago, the actions of Kennedy and Khrushchev look positively restrained when seen in the light of the present war.

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-10-24). Research, enterprise and education excellence recognised by Institute of Physics. imperial.ac.uk Three academics and one team have been honoured in this year's Institute of Physics Awards.

____ (2022-10-24). Heads of parties congratulate Xi. ecns.cn Kim Jong-un, general secretary of the Workers' Party of Korea, extended his warmest congratulations to Xi Jinping for continuing to lead the CPC.

Lorcan T. Kilory, M.F.A. (2022-10-24). Ex LAUSD Teacher Files FBI Report Against Disgraced City Council Member Nury Martinez. indybay.org Los Angeles California, Oct. 21, 2022- Lorcan T. Kilroy M.F.A., the dismissed Los Angeles High School Art teacher and the son of award winning Irish Playwright Thomas Kilroy, has now, after concluding 7 years of litigation against now-disgraced former LAUSD Board Member Nury Martinez and others, filed a conclusory report with the F.B.I.

Fight Back (2022-10-24). Red Theory: Bourgeois democracy and fascism. fightbacknews.org Communists have a proud history of fighting on the front lines of the resistance to fascism, from the International Brigades in Spain, to the Antifascist Resistance in occupied Europe, to the heroic struggle of the Soviet people to defend the USSR and defeat Nazi Germany. The Soviets liberated the survivors of the death camps and led the assault on Berlin. From that practice theory has been developed to analyze what fascism is, how it develops, and how it should be fought. | It is common on the left to hear the United States described as fascist. This is especially true among the youth and some petty bourgeois r…

Fight Back (2022-10-24). Southern California Teamsters in solidarity with Amazon walkout. fightbacknews.org San Bernardino, CA – Dozens of Amazon workers out of an air hub in San Bernardino walked off the job on Friday, October 14 in an unfair labor practice strike demanding a $5 pay raise, safer working conditions and no retaliation for organizing. Amazon workers start around $17 per hour with limited benefits and work under high production quotas. | Hundreds of Teamsters from the surrounding locals including 1932, 63 and 396 showed up on two separate picket lines to help block the entrances to the air hub. The Teamsters represent 350,000 UPS workers under one of the strongest national union contracts. For part-time a…

Rebekah (2022-10-24). In One Maine City, Solutions to the Affordability Crisis Are on the Ballot. inequality.org

Infobrics (2022-10-24). Bilateral Meetings of Rosstandart with National Standards Bodies of BRICS States. infobrics.org

Dean Baker (2022-10-24). Washington Post Preemptively Trashes Third Quarter GDP Numbers. cepr.net We should never make too much of one quarter's productivity data. …this quarter will be good news and a huge turnaround from the productivity numbers we saw in the first half of 2022.

Allen Forrest (2022-10-24). The 4th Industrial Revolution. dissidentvoice.org In a world dominated by capital, what would a capitalist do to the labor force if costs could be significantly reduced by reducing the number of workers. Yes, it is an obvious answer.

Kim Petersen (2022-10-24). When Markets Cease to Control Human Economic Life. dissidentvoice.org Our most important contribution is to have demonstrated concretely how to reconcile democratic planning with worker and consumer autonomy. We believe this was the Achilles' heel of socialism during the twentieth century, which must be resolved if there is to be a future for socialism in the twenty-first century. — Robin Hahnel speaking to the …

Fight Back (2022-10-24). FSU students demand 'Kirk off campus!'. fightbacknews.org Tallahassee, FL – On October 20, students at Florida State University, led by FSU Students for a Democratic Society (FSU SDS) gathered to counter-protest an on campus appearance by conservative mouthpiece Charlie Kirk. Kirk is the founder of Turning Point USA (TPUSA), a national organization that peddles racist, homophobic, alt-right talking points on college campuses. | FSU College Democrats President Alexis Dorman states, "Charlie Kirk has resorted to indoctrinating young people with made-up information that benefits himself," and "Charlie Kirk is a Trump pawn without a single original idea." | This is not the…

Editor (2022-10-24). Ambedkar, Buddhism and Dalit liberation. mronline.org Events of the last few days indicate AAP and BJP worship Ambedkar purely for electoral gains and not from commitment to his ideas.

Fight Back (2022-10-24). Students for a Democratic Society 16th Annual Convention say, 'Not another step back!'. fightbacknews.org Kent, OH – On October 15 and 16, members of the New Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) from across the United States gathered for their annual national convention at Kent State, Ohio. | Roughly 90 students from SDS chapters and affiliates listened to speakers and gave workshops, summing up their victories and losses over the past year. The convention was united under the slogan of, "Not Another Step Back!" in reference to the year-long fight to keep rights such as the right to an abortion, but also to win even more. They featured national SDS' commitments to, "Fight for Black lives, defend Roe v. Wade, and…

Editor (2022-10-24). Media narratives shield landlords from a crisis of their own making. mronline.org As landlords continue their relentless pursuit of profits, and politicians allow pandemic-era eviction moratoriums to expire, the human toll of a fundamentally brutal housing system is arguably more visible than ever—particularly in America's largest cities.

Friends of Cuba (2022-10-24). Thursday 11/3: The World Stand With Cuba! We Call On Nancy Pelosi: Let Cuba Live! indybay.org San Francisco Federal Building (7th + Mission)…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). US trying to stir up conflict between Taliban, Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Special envoy of the Iranian President for Afghanistan Hassan Kazemi Qomi says that the United States is trying to stir up a conflict between the Taliban and Iran.

Robert Norse (2022-10-24). Correcting the Story: San Lorenzo Benchlands Demolition to begin 9 AM on Tuesday 10-25. indybay.org Contrary to what was posted in Jessica York's recent Sentinel Story, the time of the Tuesday October 25th demolition of the next–to-the-last segment of the San Lorenzo Benchlands Survival Camp will be at 9 AM not at noon.

Staff (2022-10-24). Intentional Disinvestment: EPA Launches Civil Rights Probe of Water Crisis in Mostly-Black Jackson, Mississippi. democracynow.org The Environmental Protection Agency is launching a civil rights investigation into whether the state of Mississippi discriminated against the majority-Black capital of Jackson when it refused to use federal funds to address the city's dangerous water crisis. Mississippi has received federal funds to address drinking water needs since 1996 but distributed funds to Jackson just three times over this 26-year span. "For years, Black communities have faced intentional disinvestment" in water infrastructure, says Abre' Conner of the NAACP, which filed the complaint that led to the investigation. Conne…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). VIDEO: Bridge collapses in Philippines. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Footage shows in bridge collapse in the Philippines following which two trucks fell down.

Naomi Klein (2022-10-24). Egypt's Carceral Climate Summit. zcomm.org The Crisis of COP27 Being Held in a Police State…

____ (2022-10-24). Hangzhou's digital economy brings expats together. ecns.cn Six foreigners from four countries joined in a joyful trip to the Xiaoshan district of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, on Sunday, to see the city's latest achievements in the digital economy.

WSWS (2022-10-24). Oppose the Australian university union's sellout at Western Sydney University College. wsws.org The NTEU deal is one of the most blatant efforts by all the union apparatuses to impose the Labor government's demands for at least two more years of real wage cuts, as well as social spending cuts, while boosting military spending.

____ (2022-10-24). Chinese traditional fermented food can help treat hyperuricemia: study. ecns.cn Probiotics from the Chinese traditional fermented food Jiangshui have been found capable of helping to treat hyperuricemia, a key biochemical basis of gout, according to Lanzhou University.

Oakland Privacy (2022-10-24). Wednesday 11/16: Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State. indybay.org Please email contact@oaklandprivacy.org a few days before the meeting to get up-to-date location information or obtain Zoom meeting access info.

Fellowship of Craft (2022-10-24). Saturday 12/3: Craneway Craft Fair – 51st Annual KPFA Holiday Benefit! indybay.org Alameda County Fairgrounds & Event Center, Building 'A' | 4501 Pleasanton Ave | Pleasanton, CA 94566…

San José Peace & Justice Center (2022-10-24). Wednesday 10/26: Democracy in the Americas: What can the U.S. learn about democracy from Latin America? indybay.org San José Peace and Justice Center | 48 South 7th Street | San José, CA 95112…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Iran's top general mocks being put on EU sanctions list. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Maj. Gen. Mohammad Bagheri, the Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces has mocked the new EU sanctions saying they are allowed to seize all his assets to buy coal for European citizens as winter is nearing.

WSWS (2022-10-24). Australia: NSW rail union calls off fare collection ban as government targets workers in lawsuit. wsws.org The bid by the New South Wales government to seek financial compensation over an industrial dispute is an extraordinary move targeting the entire working class.

____ (2022-10-24). Tesla Shanghai plant remains a major export hub. ecns.cn Tesla's Shanghai plant has retained its role as the carmaker's major export hub, helping the United States-based company drive up its fast-growing global sales.

Laith Fadel (2022-10-24). Mexican President seeks to extend military use as public security. america.cgtn.com Mexico's President Andreas Manuel-Obrador is seeking approval from the country's congressional bodies to extend the use of the nation's military as a public security force until 2028, which he believes will help in the fight against organized crime groups. While the Mexican President believes this …

____ (2022-10-24). Comicomment: Hiding head in the sand, US' coping with pandemic. ecns.cn

Noam Chomsky (2022-10-24). Pushing a Viable Climate Project Around COP27. zcomm.org The only solution here is mass organizing that is capable of holding all politicians accountable…

Kim Ives (2022-10-24). Haiti: US tries to bend UN charter to bless illegal, unwanted invasion. greenleft.org.au The United States is searching for a formula to justify its fourth major military intervention into Haiti in a century, reports Kim Ives.

Mike Kinney (2022-10-24). Candidate for Lt. Governor Angela Underwood-Jacobs ,Making California Safe and Secure. indybay.org Angela Underwood-Jacobs is running for Lt. Governor of California inspired by the murder of her brother who was gunned down by domestic terrorists in Oakland, CA. in May, 2020…

W Herzberg, U Sander, B Trautvetter (2022-10-24). Negotiated solution – No alternative! indybay.org Does anyone really believe that more and more state-of-the-art weapons, no matter how tough sanctions and huge financial injections could produce peace? …The survival of humanity depends in part on this business of death no longer having a future, and it begins at any moment. Prospects are rising as the forces for survival come together.

WSWS (2022-10-24). Two health care workers fatally shot at Dallas hospital. wsws.org Police responded to the scene of the fatal shootings of two health care workers near the labor and delivery area of Methodist Dallas Medical Center Saturday morning.

Mary Triny Mena (2022-10-24). Venezuelan university trains next generation of professional gamers. america.cgtn.com Video game competitions are big business around the world, and many countries including Venezuela are eager to tap into the lucrative industry. One university in Caracas has now launched a first-of-its-kind E-Sports Academy to train the next generation of professional players. The Andres Bello …

Speak Out Now (2022-10-24). Saturday 11/19: Online Townhall: The Current Working Class Fight in Argentina. indybay.org Online townhall, see website for details…

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-24). Thursday 12/15: Film: Rebound, Screening and Director Talk. indybay.org [ONLINE] San Francisco Main Library…

Leon Kunstenaar (2022-10-24). SF Protest Against Interim D.A. Brooke Jenkins. indybay.org On Friday, Oct. 21st, "Mothers on the March" held a protest at the police building on SF's Bryant Street.

WSWS (2022-10-24). Trouble brewing in $24 trillion US Treasury market. wsws.org Financial Times columnist Gillian Tett noted last week that while surface conditions in the market for US Treasury bonds appeared calm, in contrast to the turmoil in the UK, beneath this "surface veneer, some nasty currents are swirling in the Treasuries world."

Schools & Labor Against Privatization Ed Comm (2022-10-24). Thursday 10/27: 10/27 Building Solidarity and Education From The Port To The Schools & SF City Workers. indybay.org ILWU Local 10 Henry Schimdt Room | 400 North Point | San Francisco…

WSWS (2022-10-24). Weeks after landfall, Hurricane Ian leaves thousands displaced, financially ruined. wsws.org Dislocation from the storm has left many homeless, unemployed and stranded, while little to no assistance has come from federal or state authorities.

Khubaka, Michael Harris (2022-10-24). Sunday 10/23: Kickoff for World Dashiki Week 2022. indybay.org The African Outlet | 4942 3rd Street, San Francisco, CA 94124…

WSWS (2022-10-24). "We need to put our demands out there and not leave it up to the bureaucracy": Baltimore rail maintenance workers hold informational picket against sellout contracts. wsws.org The picket, the latest in a series of informational pickets initiated by the Railroad Workers Rank-and-File Committee, was held to organize workers against the deliberate violation of the will of railroaders by the union apparatus and to build support for the railroaders within the general public.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Iran, Oman FMs mull over developing coop. at regional level. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — The Iranian foreign minister and his Omani counterpart discussed the latest developments in negotiations to lift sanctions on Iran and improve the relations between the two countries in various fields.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). OANA meeting in Tehran symbolizes Iran's reality to world. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — The Mehr Managing Director Mohmmad Shojaeian has said that the ongoing OANA meeting in Tehran shows Iran's true face amid the western mainstream media's negative image of Iran.

Penny Rosenwasser (2022-10-24). Saturday 11/19: Palestinian Holiday Crafts Bazaar! indybay.org Offices of the Middle East Children's Alliance: | 1011 8th Street, Suite 100 | Berkeley CA 94710…

Center for Biological Diversity (2022-10-24). Thursday 10/27: Saving Life on Earth: Stopping Fossil Fuels, the Climate Emergency & Extinction Crisis. indybay.org Online event…

Labor Video Project (2022-10-24). Bosses & Managers In SF Using Restraining Orders To Shut Workers Up. indybay.org Bosses and managers are using court restraining orders to shut down unionists, whistleblowers and workers who are fighting for worker rights and against corruption.

ANF English (2022-10-24). Five years since its liberation, more than a million people return to Raqqa. greenleft.org.au Following its liberation from Islamic State, Raqqa is rebuilding its damaged infrastructure, economy, health and education sectors, and constructing a pluralistic, grassroots democracy, reports ANF English.

WSWS (2022-10-24). Students at Joliot-Curie high school near Paris denounce police attacks. wsws.org WSWS journalists spoke with high school students in the Paris suburb of Nanterre amid a two-week standoff with police during the ongoing French refinery strike.

____ (2022-10-24). 1 arrested after military base outside U.S. capital reports "barricade situation" ecns.cn A person was taken into custody after a U.S. military base outside Washington, D.C. reported a "barricade situation" on Sunday.

WSWS (2022-10-24). Nurses in Joliet, Illinois organize protest after three ER nurses escorted off the premises for demanding safe staffing. wsws.org St. Joe's nurses conducted a 16-day strike more than two years ago demanding improvement in staffing shortages, but these issues have still not been resolved after strike was contained and isolated by union officials.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on Oct. 24. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Monday, October 24.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Everyone must access to information as important human right. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — The CEO of the Bulgarian News Agency said that information is an important human right that should be available to everyone.

____ (2022-10-24). Hexagonal rock columns of Hong Kong Geopark ranks world's top 100. ecns.cn The Early Cretaceous rhyolitic columnar rock formation located in Hong Kong UNESCO Global Geopark had been selected as one of the First 100 International Union of Geological Sciences Geological Heritage Sites.

Joan Walsh (2022-10-24). One Poll Can't Show That the "Dobbs Effect" Is Gone. zcomm.org Momentum may have shifted to the GOP. It may not have. One poll, flawed or not, tells us nothing…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Shooting in US's Chicago leaves 5 injured, 3 fatalities. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — US police said that at least five men were shot, three fatally, Sunday when gunfire erupted at a Chicago intersection taken over by a drag-racing caravan of more than 100 cars.

WSWS (2022-10-24). Iranian teachers hold two-day sit-down strike against state repression of nationwide protests. wsws.org The teachers' strike is the largest organised intervention of the working class into the protest movement to date.

Nick Turse (2022-10-24). What U.S. Africa Command Doesn't Want You to Know. zcomm.org It's an enigma, wrapped in a riddle, straight-jacketed in secrecy, and hogtied by red tape. Or at least it would be if it were up to the Pentagon…

Laith Fadel (2022-10-24). World Polio Day begins amid state of emergency in New York over virus. america.cgtn.com October 24 is recognized as World Polio Day across the globe and while a vaccine has been produced to combat this virus, it has yet to be fully eradicated. In the United States, there has been a resurgence of polio cases, especially in the state …

____ (2022-10-24). Construction of Shenzhen-Zhongshan Bridge progressing, meeting all standards. ecns.cn The undersea tunnel of Shenzhen-Zhongshan Bridge, a mega project in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA), has completed the sinking and docking of the E22 tube section on October 21.

WSWS (2022-10-24). New Zealand Stalinist Ken Douglas and the historic degeneration of the trade unions. wsws.org As president of the New Zealand Council of Trade Unions and head of the Stalinist Socialist Unity Party, Douglas played a pivotal role in suppressing the struggles of the working class against the right-wing 1984-90 Labour government and the subsequent National Party government.

San Francisco Latino Film Festival (2022-10-24). Sunday 10/23: First Time Home Screening. indybay.org Roxie Theater…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). OANA meeting lays groundwork for cooperation among media. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Kim Hyeon-jun, deputy director general of South Korean Yonhap news agency has described the OANA General Assembly in Tehran Mon. as a very important event for this organization to discuss challenges and opportunities ahead.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Israeli regime conducts new aggression against Syria. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Local media on Monday afternoon reported that several explosions were heard in the sky of Damascus, the capital of Syria while local Syrian media said that the Israeli regime carried out airstrikes on the capital.

Paul Gregoire (2022-10-24). After NSW refuses UN inspectors entry to prisons, they abandon visit. greenleft.org.au The United Nations Sub-committee on the Prevention of Torture had only just begun its long-awaited visit to check on detainees in Australia when it suddenly cancelled the visit. Paul Gregoire reports on the obstruction it faced while attempting to carry out its mandate.

Patrick Bond (2022-10-24). How Not to Offer Climate Finance. zcomm.org Thorny questions for Western and South African "Just Energy Transition Partnership" negotiators…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Iran freestyle finishes vice-champion at U23 world c'ships. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Iranian freestyle U23 wrestling team became the vice-champion in the 2022 World Wrestling Championships 2022.

WSWS (2022-10-24). Will Lehman campaign holds meeting to oppose layoffs as election enters final stages. wsws.org Over 100 workers and supporters attended an online meeting held Sunday by the campaign of Mack Trucks worker Will Lehman for president of the United Auto Workers.

WSWS (2022-10-24). On CNH picket line in Iowa, workers back Will Lehman's call for full strike pay and mobilization of UAW membership behind their struggle. wsws.org Four hundred workers who manufacture backhoes and other construction equipment walked out of the plant along the Mississippi River on May 2, joining another 700 workers at CNH's farm tractor plant in Racine, Wisconsin.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on October 24. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Mehr news agency takes a look at the headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Monday, October 24.

Kerry Smith (2022-10-24). Extinction Rebellion SA protests oil and gas conference. greenleft.org.au Extinction Rebellion organised a colourful and noisy three-day protest against the Asia Pacific Oil & Gas Conference at the Adelaide Convention Centre. Kerry Smith reports.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Iran able to ensure security of region instead of foreigners. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — The Commander of Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy Rear Admiral Alireza Tangsiri said that Tehran has suggested countries in the region that it can ensure the security of the region instead of foreign powers.

Laith Fadel (2022-10-24). Covid-19 sets students back academically. america.cgtn.com The Covid-19 pandemic caused significant damage to the U.S. economy, but it also had a major impact on the educational sector, the U.S. Department of Education revealed. According to a Department of Education survey of how 4th and 8th grade students in the US are faring, reading …

Center for Latin American Studies (2022-10-24). Friday 10/28: CineLatino: First Time Home Screening. indybay.org UC Berkeley 142 Dwinelle Hall…

Labor Video Project (2022-10-24). Labor Speaks Out at Port of Oakland to Defend Rail Workers Health & Safety & Right to Strike. indybay.org

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). 18th general assembly of OANA in Tehran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — The 18th General Assembly of the Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies (OANA) officially began in the Iranian capital of Tehran in the presence of Iranian Culture and Islamic Guidance Mohammad Mehdi Esmaeili.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Iran arrests 10 people in NW for cooperation with Mossad. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Iran's Judiciary on Monday announced that 10 people were arrested in West Azarbaijan province on espionage charges and links with the Israeli regime's Mossad.

Steve Early (2022-10-24). Want to Save the Republic? Voting for a Veteran May Not Be Best Way to Do It. zcomm.org Some of the best-known "Trump sycophants" running for office this fall are former military officers now marching under the MAGA flag, with heavy Republican spending on their behalf…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Lebanese parliament fails to elect president for 4th time. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — The Lebanese parliament failed to elect a new president to replace long-time serving resident Michel Aoun.

The Jewish Partisan Educational Foundation (2022-10-24). Tuesday 12/6: Film screening of Uprising (directed by filmmaker Jon Avnet). indybay.org The Contemporary Jewish Museum | 736 Mission Street | San Francisco, CA 94103…

WSWS (2022-10-24). This week in history: October 24-30. wsws.org This column profiles important historical events which took place during this week, 25 years ago, years ago, 75 years ago and 100 years ago.

WSWS (2022-10-24). Union ends California mental health strike with sellout deal. wsws.org After weeks of union-imposed isolation, the strike of over 2,000 mental health workers at Kaiser Permanente in Northern California has been brought to an end with a tentative agreement that will solve none of workers' grievances or patients' needs.

SCVASSC (2022-10-24). Friday 12/16: Light at Night: A Glowing Hazard. indybay.org

WSWS (2022-10-24). New York begins sheltering refugees in tent city. wsws.org The isolated tent facility for up to 1,000 migrants exemplifies the bipartisan nature of the attack on immigrants and refugees.

____ (2022-10-24). View of 5th CIIE venue in Shanghai. ecns.cn The CIIE, the world's first dedicated import exhibition, will take place in Shanghai on Nov. 5-10.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Palestinian fighters shoot at Israeli regime's forces in WB. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Palestinian sources reported on Sunday evening that Palestinian fighters fired at a military post of the Zionist Israeli regime in Nablus in the north of the West Bank.

WSWS (2022-10-24). Jacobin and Labor Notes on the UAW elections: Defenders of the apparatus against the campaign of Will Lehman. wsws.org After months of silence the pseudo-left Jacobin magazine has published an article on the UAW election that fails to mention that a genuine socialist, Mack Trucks autoworker Will Lehman, is on the ballot.

WSWS (2022-10-24). One year since WSWS webinar, "How to end the pandemic" wsws.org Today marks one year since the WSWS and the International Workers Alliance of Rank-and-File Committees (IWA-RFC) hosted a powerful webinar which brought together a panel of leading scientists and workers to present the case for the global elimination of COVID-19.

Nomi Prins (2022-10-24). How the Federal Reserve and Allied Central Bankers Wrote the Obituary for Competitive Capitalism. zcomm.org Examining the games the wealthy elites play while the 99% suffer.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Iran to file lawsuit against adversary West-based Farsi media. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — On the sidelines of the 18th OANA General Assembly, the Iranian culture minister said that Iran will file a lawsuit to relevant international bodies against Europe and US-based Persian TVs for their role in fomenting riots.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). "Effective coop. with regional bodies Iran's priority" en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Iranian President Ebrahim Raeisi held a meeting with the Secretary General of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) Salman Al Farisi in Tehran on Monday.

EBASE (2022-10-24). Oakland District Councul Candidate Forum – Wednesday Oct 26. indybay.org On Wednesday, October 26th, from 6-8PM PST EBASE will be holding a Candidate Forum with candidates running for Oakland City Council. Community members will be invited to speak directly with candidates and ask pressing questions around housing justice, economic inequality, and public safety in advance of upcoming elections.

____ (2022-10-24). Survey: Many Americans pessimistic about U.S. democracy. ecns.cn "It's very troubling in this divided nation," said Lindsay Cui, after watching a 90-minute NBC News program on the state of the U.S.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Rishi Sunak set to be UK's next Prime Minister. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Rishi Sunak will become the first Hindu and the first person of color to become Britain's Prime Minister.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-24). Syrian army pounds terrorists positions in de-escalation zone. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) — Following the terrorist attacks on the de-escalation zone in Syria, the Syrian army targeted the positions of the terrorists in Aleppo, Hama and Idlib.

Allan Fisher (2022-10-24). Saturday 10/22: All Out for Palestine. indybay.org Corner of Ocean andWater Streets, Santa Cruz…

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-10-24). Peloteros japoneses se coronan campeones de Mundial sub-23 de béisbol. telesurtv.net Vencen en la final a la novena de Corea del Sur con balance 3-0.

Staff (2022-10-24). Preparan Aeropuerto Jardines del Rey para temporada alta del turismo. cubadebate.cu Aunque con un ligero atraso en las mejoras de la pista, el Aeropuerto Internacional Jardines del Rey se muestra casi listo para el inicio de la temporada alta de las operaciones turísticas en el polo de Ciego de àÅvila, previsto para el mes de noviembre. En el Aeropuerto se ha continuado con acciones indispensables para brindar un mejor servicio.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-24). Bolivia reitera disposición al diálogo con oposición de Santa Cruz. telesurtv.net "Nuestro Gobierno demuestra una vez más su predisposición al diálogo y cumpliendo con la demanda del pueblo cruceño,…

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-24). Giorgia Meloni asume cargo de primera ministra en Italia. telesurtv.net Meloni acudió este domingo al Palacio Chigi de Roma, sede del Gobierno, para escenificar el traspaso de poderes con su predecesor en el cargo, Mario Draghi.

TeleSUR, jaa -JDO (2022-10-24). Aumentan muertes relacionadas con huracán Fiona en Puerto Rico. telesurtv.net Del total de muerte confirmadas, dos fueron consecuencia directa del embate del fenómeno y 16 indirectas.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-24). Comisión investigará causas del accidente aéreo en Irkutsk, Rusia. telesurtv.net Un caza Su-30 se estrelló contra un edificio residencial de dos plantas en la ciudad rusa de Irkutsk, en el sur de Siberia, cerca de la frontera con Mongolia.

Staff (2022-10-24). Barcelona goleó al Athletic y escolta al Real Madrid en la Liga española. cubadebate.cu El Barcelona se ha lucido y se ha gustado contra el Athletic. Ha ganado de forma cómoda y fácil el cruce de la jornada 11 de LaLiga. Será un partido recordado por la brillante actuación de Dembélé, con un gol y tres asistencias. Xavi ha seguido con sus rotaciones y ha sorprendido con su alineación con cuatro centrocampistas: Busquets, Gavi, Frenkie de Jong y Pedri.

Staff (2022-10-24). El jabón, entre la escasez y la necesidad (+Video). cubadebate.cu øQué pasa con la producción de jabón? En busca de respuesta, Cubadebate visitó la Unidad Empresarial de Base "Suchel Cetro". El Director de la UEB, Alexander Puig Varona dijo que en el caso del jabón de lavar, el plan previsto para el año era de 13 383 toneladas de jabón de lavar, de ellas se han producido 5 978 toneladas, lo que representa 56.6%.

TeleSUR, lvm, JDO (2022-10-24). Lula rechaza agresividad de exdiputado bolsonarista. telesurtv.net "Todos tenemos que tener un mínimo de sentido común en nuestra convivencia democrática", afirmó el líder del PT.

Staff (2022-10-24). El pitcher que tuvo que elegir. cubadebate.cu Las historias de los lugareños a veces sorprenden. De pronto ya no se habla de ciclones, sino de pelota. De gente dura pero humilde, de quien hizo mucho y hoy prácticamente se quedó sin nada.

TeleSUR, lvm, JCM, JDO (2022-10-24). Al menos nueve personas fallecen en ataque terrorista en Somalia. telesurtv.net El pasado 23 de agosto el presidente de Somalia, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, había declarado "guerra total" para contrarrestar al grupo terrorista Al Shabab.

Staff (2022-10-24). Lo último que necesita Haití es otra intervención militar. cubadebate.cu Estados Unidos y Canadá están armando al gobierno ilegítimo de Henry y planeando una intervención militar en Haití. El 15 de octubre, Estados Unidos presentó un proyecto de resolución al Consejo de Seguridad de las Naciones Unidas en el que se pide el "despliegue inmediato de una fuerza multinacional de acción rápida" en el país.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-10-24). Sesiona dirigencia de la Unión de Jóvenes Comunistas de Cuba. telesurtv.net Díaz-Canel subrayó que "ningún joven debe sentir que todo está hecho ya en la Revolución, sería un gran error. Cada generación tiene una épica sobre la cual levantar una heroicidad.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-24). Presidente de Serbia presenta a integrantes de su nuevo Gobierno. telesurtv.net En su intervención, el mandatario señaló que en la composición del nuevo Gobierno se tomó en cuenta los intereses de Serbia, y no algunas esferas de interés.

Staff (2022-10-24). Tiroteo en Chicago deja 3 muertos y 2 heridos. cubadebate.cu Tres hombres jóvenes murieron baleados y otros dos resultaron gravemente heridos en Chicago, en lo que la policía calificó de una carrera ilegal en que participaron unos 100 vehículos.

Staff (2022-10-24). La Conchita no se fue a bolina. cubadebate.cu La noche-madrugada del 26 al 27 de septiembre será inolvidable para Jesús González Arronte, quien nos muestra en fotos el desastre en cubiertas, ventanas y puertas de la fábrica. "Al día siguiente empezamos la recuperación y en menos de 10 días ya estábamos produciendo, aunque todavía nos quedan cosas por restablecer, sobre todo techos".

Staff (2022-10-24). Al menos tres fallecidos en México tras el paso de la tormenta Roslyn. cubadebate.cu Autoridades mexicanas informaron que el huracán Roslyn, degradado a tormenta tropical, provocó este domingo tres fallecidos a su paso por el estado de Nayarit, en la costa del Pacífico.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-10-24). Egipto frustra contrabando de cerca de 2.000 piezas arqueológicas. telesurtv.net La confiscación de las piezas, entre las cuales además había monedas antiguas, ocurrió un día después del robo registrado en un museo de Sohag, en el sur del país.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-10-24). Organizaciones bolivianas realizarán movilización nacional en contra del paro en Santa Cruz. telesurtv.net Manifestaron que el paro opositor no es legal ni constitucional. Denunciaron acciones de amedrentamiento, racismo y golpes para imponerlo.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-10-24). Tormenta Roslyn provoca al menos tres fallecidos en México. telesurtv.net Las víctimas residían en el estado de Nayarit. Durante las últimas horas el sistema ha continuado moviéndose por el estado de Durango.

Staff (2022-10-24). Estudio revela por qué los mosquitos se sienten más atraídos por ciertos humanos. cubadebate.cu Si siempre has sentido que eres un imán de mosquitos, los científicos ahora tienen evidencia importante para ti: los mosquitos se sienten más atraídos por ciertos humanos, según un nuevo estudio. Los imanes de mosquitos tienen tasas mucho más altas de ácido carboxílico en la piel que los atractores bajos.

TeleSUR, lvm, JDO (2022-10-24). Siria e Irán acuerdan continuar frenando injerencia de EE.UU. telesurtv.net El jefe diplomático iraní puntualizó que la República Islámica continuará oponiéndose a las agresiones del régimen de ocupación de Israel.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-10-24). Gobierno de México no concede permiso a planta de trasnacional Iberdrola. telesurtv.net No autoriza que una planta generadora que opera la empresa española siga vendiendo energía fuera de contrato a terceros.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-24). Asesinan a líder social en el Putumayo, Colombia. telesurtv.net El líder social Sócrates Sevillano y su esposa, Cielo Rujeles, fueron asesinados por desconocidos en la localidad colombiana de Orito, departamento del Putumayo.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-10-24). Encuentran restos de avión accidentado en Costa Rica. telesurtv.net "Hemos rescatado algunas piezas, partes del avión (…) y dos cuerpos, uno de un menor y parte de un adulto", dijo el ministro Torres.

TeleSUR, lvm, JDO (2022-10-24). Continúan las movilizaciones por mejoras educativas en Hungría. telesurtv.net Además de aumentos salariales, el estudiantado y los docentes exigen una reducción de la cantidad de clases.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-10-24). Gobierno de Bolivia denuncia que oposición de Santa Cruz rompió la mesa de diálogo sobre el censo. telesurtv.net El Ejecutivo no desistirá del diálogo acerca de la fecha de aplicación de la encuesta, prevista para 2024, sobre la base de consideraciones técnicas y no de otro tipo.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-10-24). Presidente de Irán destaca crecimiento de exportaciones. telesurtv.net Valoró que tal resultado refleja la derrota propinada por el pueblo iraní a las sanciones impuestas por Occidente.

TeleSUR JDO (2022-10-24). Lula ratifica que formará un Gobierno representativo de Brasil. telesurtv.net Reitera que su Gobierno será más representativo de la sociedad brasileña e incorporará más mujeres, negros e indígenas.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-10-24). Corea del Norte y Surcorea intercambian tiros de advertencia. telesurtv.net Las fuerzas armadas norcoreanas acusaron, por su parte, que una nave de la Armada surcoreana irrumpió en aguas de Corea del Norte.

TeleSUR, JGN, JCM (2022-10-24). Huracán Roslyn se degrada a categoría 1 en su paso por Nayarit. telesurtv.net Las extensas bandas nubosas del huracán originan lluvias extraordinarias en Jalisco y Nayarit; torrenciales en Colima e intensas en Michoacán.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-10-24). Enfrentamientos entre pandillas dejan unos 12 muertos en Haití. telesurtv.net El choque fue protagonizado por las bandas identificadas como Vitelhomme y 400 Mawozo, que sostienen disputas en la comuna La Croix-des-Bouquets, en el departamento Oeste.

Fight Back (2022-10-24). November 2022 LA elections vote-guide. fightbacknews.org Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the Los Angeles-based Centro CSO | Two major electoral races are underway: the fight to protect public education and to remove LA County Sheriff and Bandito gang member Alex Villanueva. | To protect education, Centro CSO has endorsed and hit the streets running, for Dr. Roció Rivas. Rivas has been a public LAUSD school teacher in the past and is currently employed by LAUSD school board member Jackie Goldberg as policy deputy. Rivas is backed by the teachers and their union; UTLA. | Removing the current and any future sheriffs from LA County, Cen…

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-24). Eslovenos acuden a las urnas para elegir a nuevo presidente. telesurtv.net Los eslovenos pueden votar en 3.100 colegios electorales, que estarán abiertos hasta las 19H00 hora local. Los primeros resultados electorales preliminares se esperan a las 20H00.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Russia warns Ukraine may use "dirty bomb" en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Russian Defense Minister Shoigu discusses the Ukraine crisis with British Defense Minister Ben Wallace in a phone call, conveying concerns about possible provocations by Ukraine in form of a nuclear "Dirty Bomb".

_____ (2022-10-23). One In Three Americans Are Struggling: What If We United? popularresistance.org If you're having trouble making ends meet right now, you're not alone. | Nearly 52 million adults — about 1 in 4 — are having difficulty paying for usual household expenses, according to the most recent Census data, and, according to Monmouth polling, more than 4 in 10 Americans, 42 percent, "say they are struggling to remain where they are financially." | So let's split the difference between those numbers and say one in three American adults say they've found it difficult to cover expenses or pay bills. Does that sound like a system that's working well? Does that sound like a machine that is just hu…

_____ (2022-10-23). Eleven Wrong Ideas On The Climate. popularresistance.org In the various speeches on the climate, we find a large number of commonplaces, repeated a thousand times in all tones, which constitute wrong ideas, which lead, voluntarily or not, to ignoring the real issues, or to belief in pseudo-solutions. I am not referring here to negationist speeches, but to those that claim to be "green" or "sustainable". These are assertions of a very diverse nature: some are real manipulations, fake news, lies, mystifications; others are half-truths, or a quarter of the truth. Many of them are full of good will and good intentions — the road to hell, as we know, is paved with the…

_____ (2022-10-23). Four Takeaways From Rural Resilience Gathering In North West France. popularresistance.org When you encounter a rural, farming and food community as the one encountered in Loire-Atlantique, one which to some extent is actively seeking out opportunities to work together and to share, this resonates with an old idea — that of mutual aid. Each of the four main sections above displayed this — community wellbeing, institutional relationships, systemic cooperation, engagement and alliance building. Each can be seen as an iteration of the spirit of mutual aid as a strategy for building solidarity economies. | This community and institutional engagement work also chimes with ideas as developed in t…

_____ (2022-10-23). From BLM To Generation U: Uprising Persists In Today's Labor Movement. popularresistance.org The BLM movement may have left the streets, but its spirit lives on in Generation U and the fight against worker exploitation — combining the dynamism of social movements with the strategic position of labor to fight capitalism. | The United States is witnessing the phenomenon of Generation U. This generation is an expression of the shifted consciousness of young workers today — workers who are embracing socialist ideas, are in favor of labor unions, and who are challenging exploitation either through leaving their jobs in large numbers, or challenging corporate behemoths like Amazon and Starbucks dir…

_____ (2022-10-23). Lawyer Jennifer Robinson Gives Powerful Defence Of Assange. popularresistance.org Robinson's speech, which was broadcast live on the state-funded Australian Broadcasting Corporation, contained a sharp warning on Assange's plight and the implications of the US attempt to prosecute him. | Assange, she said, would not survive years' more incarceration and "persecution by process." And if he were extradited from Britain to the US and hauled before a kangaroo court for publishing true information, it would be a dagger blow to freedom of the press and democratic rights. | The address was a rare breach in a wall of silence on the Assange case in Australia. His various court dates have been given curs…

_____ (2022-10-23). Kansas Chipotle Workers Latest To Launch Union Drive. popularresistance.org Lawrence, Kansas – Employees at a second Chipotle location are unionizing, this time in Lawrence, Kansas. The young workers are forming an independent union, and facing harsh—and likely illegal—pushback from management. | A majority of workers' signatures were collected on a petition to submit to the National Labor Relations Board, only to have that petition thrown away by management. So now they're filing an unfair labor practice charge as they push to form a union. | Quinlan Muller has worked at Chipotle for four years, at three different stores. "The Mass Street location is one of the most difficul…

_____ (2022-10-23). Four Of Five World Cities Faced 'Significant Climate Hazards' In 2022. popularresistance.org It's no secret that climate hazards are rising, with headlines of floods, hurricanes, and wildfires taking over the news. Now, a report from CDP, a nonprofit climate disclosure group, found that 4 out of 5 cities have experienced "significant climate hazards" this year. One-quarter of cities surveyed also expect to see more frequent "high-risk" climate hazards by 2025. | Researchers surveyed 998 cities for its Protecting People and the Planet analysis, finding that 80% of responding cities reporting they faced significant climate hazards — including extreme heat (46%), heavy rainfall (36%), drought (35%) an…

_____ (2022-10-23). Leonard Peltier's 46 Years In Prison: 'What Else Do You Want?'. popularresistance.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 a long list of people, tribes and organizations that have called for Peltier's freedom. The former prosecutor in the case. Members of Congress. Amnesty International USA. Pope John Francis. The Dalai Lama. The National Congress of American Indians. Dozens of tribal…

_____ (2022-10-23). UK Health Workers Protest Plan To Deport Asylum Seekers To Rwanda. popularresistance.org Health workers Lianna Reynolds and Sepeedeh Saleh talk about what prompted them to launch a campaign against the British government's policy of deporting asylum seekers to Rwanda. | Lianna Reynolds and Sepeedeh Saleh are British health workers who co-authored an appeal to former Home Secretary Priti Patel protesting the government's plan to send asylum seekers to Rwanda. The appeal was signed by over 400 medical professionals. | In this interview with Peoples Health Dispatch, they explain the reasons for this move by the government, what prompted them to send the letter, and the responsibilities of those in the s…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-10-23). Ukrainian Power Outages, the US 101st Airborne, and Russia's Next Big Move. libya360.wordpress.com Update on Russian operations against Ukraine for October 23, 2022 — Russian missile and drone strikes continue targeting and crippling Ukraine's power grid, — Ukraine is attempting to target a major dam at Nova Kakhkovka to flood the Dnieper River and disrupt Russian supply lines to Kherson city; — Western analysts admit Ukraine is in…

Anonymous103 (2022-10-23). Military Situation In Syria On October 23, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org On October 22, Russia reported that Idlib militants violated the ceasefire regime once in Greater Idlib; | On October 22, a drone attack reportedly targeted the US base at al-Omar oilfield; | On October 23, SAA artillery shelled positions of Turkish-backed forces in Kafr Amma village; | On October 22, a former rebel was assassinated by unknown gunmen in Daraa city; | On October 23, ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack on SDF in the Busayrah area. | MORE ON TH…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). US base in Syria's al-Omar field comes under drone attack. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — An unidentified drone targeted the US base in the al-Omar field with a barrage of missiles, sources familiar with the matter said on Saturday.

Anonymous103 (2022-10-23). Military Situation In Ukraine On October 23, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org Russia struck the AFU positions near Kharkov with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck the AFU positions near Nikolayev with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck the AFU positions near Zaporozhye with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck the AFU positions near Alekseyevka with high-precision missiles; | The Russian Army repelled the AFU attacks near the Kupyansk; | The Russian Army repelled the AFU attacks near the Torskoye; | Russian air defense systems shot…

Kyle Anzalone (2022-10-23). Russian DM Calls Counterparts To Warn of Coming False Flag. news.antiwar.com Russia's top defense official held a flurry of calls with other military chiefs to forewarn a nuclear false flag would soon happen in Ukraine. The call between Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu and Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin was the second in three days. The Kremlin says Shoigu held calls with Austin, UK Minister of Defense …

Luis Chirino (2022-10-23). Cuban missile crisis: 60-year anniversary of historic confrontation. america.cgtn.com Sixty years ago, the world was on the brink of nuclear war during the Cuban Missile Crisis. Today, when humanity is threatened by the stockpile of nuclear warheads and the threat of armed conflicts, the unforgettable events in 1962 and its outcome come to …

____ (2022-10-23). U.S. sends message to Iran, 'in hurry' to reach nuke agreement: Iranian FM. ecns.cn Iranian Foreign Minister on Saturday said his country has received a U.S. message expressing American hastiness to reach the nuclear deal with Iran, official IRNA news agency reported.

Anonymous103 (2022-10-23). Military Situation In Kharkiv Region, Ukraine, On October 23, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org

Anonymous103 (2022-10-23). Is Russia's Invasion Of Ukraine Really Worse Than America's & UK's Invasion Of Iraq Was? southfront.org Written by Eric Zuesse America and UK invaded Iraq on 20 March 2003. Russia invaded Ukraine on 24 February 2022. Which…

Staff (2022-10-23). Kazakh President the Latest Addition to Kiev's Infamous 'Kill List'. orinocotribune.com Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has been branded a threat to Ukraine for his refusal to condemn Russia's military operation. | Aidan O'Brien (2022-10-23). The Wolfowitz Doctrine Led to the Disastrous War in Iraq: Now it is Leading to a Potentially Even More Cataclysmic War in Asia. covertactionmagazine.com The Project for a New American Racist Century is omnipresent in the capitals of Europe today. From Dublin to Berlin—Ukrainian colors are on flagpoles, bus stops and buildings. The subtext is blonde hair and blue eyes. America and its European clients (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization—NATO) now see Ukraine much like Israel sees the West …

Kyle Anzalone (2022-10-23). 101st Airborne Deployed to Ukraine's Border 'Ready To Fight Tonight'. news.antiwar.com The White House has deployed thousands of American soldiers just miles from Ukraine to prepare for war, according to CBS News. Officers speaking with the outlet revealed they were there for combat against Russia. Brigadier General John Lubas confirmed nearly 5,000 troops from the 101st Airborne recently joined the 100,000 American soldiers already deployed to …

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Spain to bolster NATO's Eastern flank with 14 jets. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Spain on Saturday said it would send 14 fighter jets to Bulgaria and Romania to bolster NATO's eastern flank as the defense alliance strengthens its deterrence capacity following Russia's Ukraine military operation.

Connor Echols (2022-10-23). Could Lula Be a Force for Peace in Ukraine? commondreams.org If he wins back the presidency later this month, the left-wing firebrand is ready to help bring Russia's brutal war to an end.

Anonymous103 (2022-10-23). Su-30 Fighter Jet Crashed Into Civilian House In Russian City Of Irkutsk. southfront.org On October 23, a Su-30SM fighter jet crashed in the Russian city of Irkutsk. The plane crashed on a two-story apartment building. As a result of the incident, two pilots were killed. There were no casualties among the local civilians. | According to the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations, the aircraft crashed during a test flight on the city outskirts. The investigatiev committee reported that the fighter was flying without ammunition. | A fire broke out at the crash site in the are…

Russiancouncil.ru (2022-10-23). RIAC at the Ist International Scientific Conference "Civilizations of the East: View from the 21st Century" russiancouncil.ru The meeting was dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the HSE, as well as the 20th anniversary of the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs of the HSE…

_____ (2022-10-23). Iran is joining Russian gas supplies through substitution schemes. journal-neo.org In their recent speeches, representatives of Russia and Iran have very positively described the intense contacts between the two countries, assessing visits, meetings and negotiations of the officials of both countries as a steady and unwavering will of these states aimed at shaping a "new era" of mutually beneficial strategic cooperation, including in the economic …

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Russian military plane crashes in Irkutsk region (+VIDEOS). en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — A Su-30 military jet has reportedly crashed in Irkutsk, 5,000 km east of Moscow.

Anonymous669 (2022-10-23). Israel Destroyed Chinese-Made Radar, Hit Airport During Last Attack On Syria. southfront.org A YLC-6M radar on a 6-wheel truck. Source: radartutorial.eu | Syrian air defenses intercepted several cruise missiles and guided bombs while repelling the The Russian officer said that the attack was launched by four F-16 fighter jets of the Israeli Air Force from the…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Russia to open free heating centers in Europe ahead of winter. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — The Russian agency for foreign humanitarian cooperation announces opening its centers in the EU equipped with free electricity and heating to help citizens fight the winter amid the energy crisis hitting Europe…

SP Editor (2022-10-23). Is There an Off-Ramp From the Latest Forever War? scheerpost.com Consider what lessons — if either our leaders or the Russian president were rational creatures when it came to such endless wars — might be drawn from America's Global War on Terror now.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-10-23). China and Cuba: A Relationship of Solidarity, Friendship and Cooperation. libya360.wordpress.com We are very pleased to publish below an interview with Carlos Miguel Pereira Hernández, Cuba's ambassador to China, conducted by People's Daily and published in Chinese on 13 October. The unabridged English translation has been provided to us by the Cuban Embassy in Beijing. Timed to coincide with the 62nd anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations…

____ (2022-10-23). Xi Jinping leads CPC leadership in meeting the press. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC), led the other members of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the 20th CPC Central Committee in meeting the press Sunday at the Great Hall of the People.

____ (2022-10-23). Chinese publications draw attention at Frankfurt Book Fair. ecns.cn The China International Publishing Group and China National Publications Import and Export Co., Ltd. have brought together over 100 publishing companies in China to attend the fair.

____ (2022-10-23). Full text of resolution on Party Constitution amendment. ecns.cn The following is the full text of a resolution on an amendment to the Constitution of the Communist Party of China (CPC) adopted Saturday at the closing session of the 20th CPC National Congress.

____ (2022-10-23). They Say: China's high-level opening up to accelerate world economic recovery. ecns.cn

____ (2022-10-23). Rare white-lipped deer spotted in SW China's Tibet. ecns.cn

____ (2022-10-23). (Multinational enterprises in China) China's high-level opening up to accelerate world economic recovery: global managing director of Roland Berger. ecns.cn China's high-level opening up and engagement in cooperation will not only benefit China but also provide more market opportunities, investment possibilities and growth potential to the rest of the world to speed up the world economic recovery, said Denis Depoux, global managing director of Roland Berger, while giving an exclusive interview with China News Network.

____ (2022-10-23). China to open wider to the world: Xi. ecns.cn China will open its door wider to the rest of the world, Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, said Sunday.

____ (2022-10-23). Xi Jinping, other members of Political Bureau Standing Committee of 20th CPC Central Committee appear before the press. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, and the other members of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the 20th CPC Central Committee appeared before the press on Sunday at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

____ (2022-10-23). U.S. analysts praise China's governance. ecns.cn The world should respect the fact that China has chosen and implemented its own governance model and development path, according to U.S. experts on China.

____ (2022-10-23). What does the 20th CPC National Congress mean to world economy. ecns.cn At week-long 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC), which concluded on Saturday in Beijing, a blueprint for China's future development has been mapped out.

____ (2022-10-23). 1,500-year-old tombs found in north China. ecns.cn Ancient tombs of the Northern Wei Dynasty (386-534) have been found in north China's Shanxi Province.

____ (2022-10-23). China's diver Chen wins World Cup women's 10m with career high marks. ecns.cn China's diving team claimed three gold medals here on Saturday at FINA Diving World Cup as two-time world champion Chen Yuxi hit her career high marks of 449.85 to win the women's 10m platform.

____ (2022-10-23). Xi stresses self-reform of Party. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Sunday said the Party should always press forward with self-reform on the journey ahead.

Florence CGTN (2022-10-23). New Journey: China and the World. america.cgtn.com CGTN America presents a special program "New Journey: China and the World" to discuss with several China experts about China's economy, modernization, battling climate change, sustainability, Chinese global initiatives, and China's role in an ever-changing world as the country moves forward with the next …

____ (2022-10-23). Xi Jinping addressing the press. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, began to address the press on Sunday.

____ (2022-10-23). Xi stresses acting for people, relying on people. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Sunday said the Party should always act for the people and rely on the people on the journey ahead.

____ (2022-10-23). Xi presents new CPC central leadership. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, presented the Party's new central leadership when meeting the press Sunday at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

____ (2022-10-23). Activities held to welcome International Gibbon Day in Guangzhou. ecns.cn A gibbon enjoys fruits at the Guangzhou Zoo in south China's Guangdong Province, Oct. 22, 2022. Some activities were held to welcome the upcoming International Gibbon Day, which will fall on Oct. 24, 2022.

____ (2022-10-23). SAR youth welcomes integration strategies. ecns.cn The report of the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China has pointed out the development direction of the country and will help young people from Hong Kong and Macao better integrate into the development strategy of the motherland.

____ (2022-10-23). China's deep space exploration laboratory recruits young talents. ecns.cn China's deep space exploration laboratory launched campus recruitment, aiming to attract more young talents to devote themselves to the country's deep space exploration, according to the China National Space Administration (CNSA).

____ (2022-10-23). Broom grass turns colorful in fall. ecns.cn Broom grass (Kochia scoparia) turns to bright red color in fall in Enshi Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture, central China's Hubei Province, Oct. 21, 2022.

____ (2022-10-23). Communique of 1st plenum of 20th CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection issued. ecns.cn The communique of the first plenary session of the 20th Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI) of the Communist Party of China (CPC) was issued on Sunday.

____ (2022-10-23). China to carry out manned lunar exploration. ecns.cn As it embarks on a new journey, China will make special efforts and innovations in the following areas like aerospace, said Wu Yansheng, board chairman of China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation.

____ (2022-10-23). Chang'e-5 samples reveal how volcanism takes place on moon. ecns.cn A Chinese group analyzed lunar samples returned by China's Chang'e-5 mission and proposed a new mechanism for how young volcanos took shape on the cooling moon 2 billion years ago.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Beijing opposes EU illegal, unilateral sanctions on Tehran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — China's Foreign Ministry Spokesperson expressed China's opposition to the EU's illegal unilateral sanctions imposed on Tehran without the mandate of the UN Security Council.

____ (2022-10-23). CPC sets course for new victories. ecns.cn A new central leadership of the Communist Party of China was elected on Saturday at a key Party congress that adopted a blueprint for the nation's development for the coming five years and beyond, as well as an amendment to the Party's Constitution.

____ (2022-10-23). Xi Jinping elected general secretary of CPC Central Committee: communique. ecns.cn Xi Jinping was elected general secretary of the 20th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) at the committee's first plenary session held on Sunday, according to a communique.

____ (2022-10-23). Logistics sector tipped to overcome challenges threatening global recovery. ecns.cn The logistics sector, a long-term economic pillar that is thriving in China, will retain its upward momentum, facilitating global trade and investment activities despite challenges threatening the world's economic recovery.

____ (2022-10-23). Xi stresses significance of 20th CPC National Congress. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, said Sunday the 20th CPC National Congress was a congress of holding the banner high, pooling the strength, and promoting solidarity and dedication.

____ (2022-10-23). Colorful mine tailing dam in Hubei. ecns.cn Aerial view shows a colorful mine tailing dam in Huangshi, central China's Hubei Province, Oct. 22, 2022.

____ (2022-10-23). China keeps promoting building of human community with a shared future: Xi. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Sunday expressed China's commitment to promoting the building of a human community with a shared future.

Staff (2022-10-23). Envía primer secretario y presidente Díaz-Canel mensaje de felicitación y apoyo a Xi Jinping. cubadebate.cu El Primer Secretario del Comité Central del Partido Comunista de Cuba y Presidente de la República, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, envió las más cálidas felicitaciones a Xi Jinping, con motivo de su reelección como Secretario General del Comité Central del Partido Comunista de China, en el recién concluido XX Congreso de la organización política de la nación asiática.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-23). Partido Comunista chino elige a sus más altas autoridades. telesurtv.net En la última sesión del Congreso del PCCh salió el expresidente Hu Jintao por motivos de salud.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-10-23). Concluye XX Congreso Nacional del Partido Comunista de China. telesurtv.net En esta sesión fueron electos los miembros del 20 Comité Central del colectivo y de la Comisión Central de Control Disciplinario.

Staff (2022-10-23). Partido Comunista de China reelige a Xi Jinping como su secretario general. cubadebate.cu El presidente chino, Xi Jinping, fue reelegido este domingo para el tercer mandato como líder del Partido Comunista de China. La votación se llevó a cabo durante la primera sesión plenaria del XX Comité Central. Xi ocupa el cargo de secretario general del Comité Central desde el noviembre de 2012, mientras que como presidente chino fue elegido por primera vez en marzo de 2013.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-10-23). Xi Jinping es reelegido como secretario general del Partido Comunista de China. telesurtv.net Además de Xi, el nuevo Comité Permanente lo integran Wang Huning, director de la Oficina de Investigación Política del Comité Central del PCCh, y Zhao Leji, secretario para la Comisión Disciplinaria.

Binoy Kampmark (2022-10-23). A Political Solution for Assange: Jennifer Robinson at the National Press Club. dissidentvoice.org It was telling. Of the mainstream Australian press gallery, only David Crowe of the Sydney Morning Herald turned up to listen to Jennifer Robinson, lawyer extraordinaire who has spent years representing Julian Assange. Since 2019, that representation has taken an even more urgent note: to prevent the WikiLeaks founder from being extradited to the United …

Staff (2022-10-23). Los asiáticos se repartieron el botín de la Copa Mundial de béisbol sub 23: Japón nuevo campeón. cubadebate.cu El equipo de Japón se proclamó campeón de la IV Copa Mundial de béisbol categoría sub 23 con cita en Taiwán, al derrotar 3-0 a Corea del Sur en la gran final, en partido disputado en el Tianmu Baseball Stadium. Con este triunfo se convierten en el único equipo que ha podido subir dos veces a lo más alto del podio en campeonatos mundiales de esta categoría.

Staff (2022-10-23). Liga Élite: Agricultores y Tabacaleros firman barridas de fin de semana (+ Fotos). cubadebate.cu Par de barridas se firmaron en este primer fin de semana de la nueva Liga Élite del Béisbol Cubano, un campeonato que ha comenzado con un discreto apoyo de los aficionados, pero que al menos en su inicio ha demostrado que funciona la concentración de la calidad, al disputarse buenos partidos con una baja tasa de pifias al campo.

TeleSUR, jaa, JCM (2022-10-23). Denuncian nuevo asesinato de líder social en Arauca, Colombia. telesurtv.net La víctima fue identificada como Giraldo Alonso Ríos quien sucumbió el pasado viernes como resultado de heridas de armas de fuego.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-23). Presidente Arce instruye a esclarecer deceso en Puerto Quijarro. telesurtv.net Julio Pablo Taborga, quien se oponía al bloqueo instruido por la organización derechista Comité Cívico del departamento de Santa Cruz, fue golpeado por los seguidores del paro.

Staff (2022-10-23). Pesistas cubanos ganan cuatro medallas en panamericano juvenil de Lima. cubadebate.cu Elizabeth Caridad Reyes Entenza ganó tres preseas de plata y Lesther Miguel Fernández Prades una en el Campeonato Panamericano Juvenil de Levantamiento de Pesas que culmina hoy en Lima, capital de Perú. En la categoría de 87 kilogramos (kg) de peso corporal, la cubana izó 94 y 97 kg en el ejercicio de arranque.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Tehran prov. exports over $2.4bn worth of products in H1. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — The Deputy Head of Tehran Province Industry, Mine and Trade Organization for Export Promotion and Commercial Affairs said that $2.477 billion worth of non-oil goods were exported from Tehran province from Mar. 21 to Sep. 22.

Jason Ditz (2022-10-23). Yemen Ceasefire in Jeopardy After Oil Port Attack. news.antiwar.com They always say the on-again, off-again ceasefire in Yemen is in jeopardy, but it seems like there really are some questions tonight after There have been few attacks recently, and fewer still of any substance. Still, the Yemen…

Fight Back (2022-10-23). Purchasing power of workers down. fightbacknews.org San José, CA – Inflation as measured by the Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers or CPI-W has been rising this year at the fastest rate in 40 years. This high inflation continued in September, with prices measured by CPI-W up 8.5% over a year ago. Higher prices combined with fewer hours means that the purchasing power of average weekly earnings for workers fell 3.5% from a year earlier. | But many workers' wages are buying even less than the 3.5% average drop in purchasing power. The difference in hourly pay gains between the highest-paid 25% of all workers, and the lowest paid 25% of…

Laila Tajeldine (2022-10-23). Strong Evidence in Favor of Venezuelan Diplomat Alex Saab Leaves US at a Dead End. orinocotribune.com By Laila Tajeldine — Oct 22, 2022 | On October 18, diplomat Alex Saab's legal defense presented before the Miami court solid evidence demonstrating that the Venezuelan diplomat, illegally detained in the US, was indeed a diplomat, and that the Trump administration was well aware of it. | The evidence is so irrefutable that the US Department of Justice is not focusing on proving whether Saab was a diplomat or not, but on the United States not recognizing the government of President Maduro and transferring all responsibility to Cape Verde. Obviously, the emperor is without clothes. | The US was aware that Ale…

Anonymous103 (2022-10-23). Military Situation In Iraq On October 23, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org

Paul Craig Roberts (2022-10-23). The CDC's War on Children's Health. thealtworld.com The Vaccine Advisory Committee of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has voted unanimously to add Covid vaccines for children as young as 6 months old to the large and ever-growing Adolescent Immunization Schedule. | Why is this being done when it is factually established that Covid is rarely harmful to children but the "vaccine" is extremely dangerous, causing deaths and a wide variety of serious health problems including heart attacks in ch…

Allen Forrest (2022-10-23). The Prime Minister Who Steals Freedoms. dissidentvoice.org Read more in

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Massive blast hits near Canadian oil company in Yemen. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Yemeni news sources on Sunday reported that a strong explosion has occurred near a Canadian oil company in Yemen's Hadhramaut province.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Car bomb explodes near hotel in Somalia. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — A car laden with explosives rammed into the gate of a hotel in the center of Somalia's port city of Kismayu followed by gunfire, a police officer and a resident said on Sunday.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Tehran to host 3rd Iran-EEU Economic Diplomacy Conference. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Tehran will host the third Iran-Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) Economic Diplomacy Conference in December.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Turkey to establish two military bases in Syria. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — The Turkish army plans to establish two more military bases in the northern regions of Aleppo and Idlib province in Syria.

Fred Wertheimer (2022-10-23). Closing a Key Loophole to Nullify 'Independent State Legislature Theory'. commondreams.org Considered by many to be a radical, fringe theory, the independent state legislature claim is now before the Supreme Court.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iran to play Nicaragua, Tunisia ahead of World Cup. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Before participating in the Qatar World Cup, the Iranian national football team will hold friendly matches against the national football teams of Tunisia and Nicaragua.

Hendrik Sybrandy (2022-10-23). U.S. researchers develop hurricane-resilient wind turbines. america.cgtn.com It's been a little over three weeks (Sept. 28) since Hurricane Ian struck the U.S. state of Florida, causing death and widespread destruction. It's the kind of intense weather event experts say is becoming more common with climate change, and the type of weather …

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Rishi Sunak enters race to replace Liz Truss as UK PM. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — The former chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced his candidacy for the Conservative leadership contest, his second run at the top job this year.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). US must leave the region: Velayati. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Advisor to Iran's Leader for International Affairs Ali Akbar Velayati in a meeting with the former Iraqi prime minister stressed the need for the United States to exit from the region.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). JCPOA not Iran's foreign policy priority: MP. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Turning to the negotiations process, a member of the Iranian Parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission said that Iran had announced a year ago that JCPOA is not first priority of its foreign policies.

Richard Heinberg (2022-10-23). A Blues National Anthem for America. commondreams.org Blues embodies human resilience in the face of adversity and suffering. It's therefore the perfect musical tonic for a nation founded on slavery and genocide and a country of extreme economic inequality whose fossil-fueled luck is starting to run out.

Hamilton Nolan (2022-10-23). Workers Will Lose Out If Union Backs Kroger-Albertsons Grocery Merger. commondreams.org The UFCW may be contemplating supporting Kroger's mega-merger. That should give every union member a sinking feeling.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iran, Iraq discuss mutual ties, latest regional developments. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian and former Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi met and held talks in Tehran on Sunday evening to discuss bilateral tires and latest developments in Iraq.

Editor (2022-10-23). WATCH: Art Exhibit Delves Into WikiLeaks' World. scheerpost.com By Cathy Vogan and Joe Lauria / | The shows runs through Oct. 30 at P145 Gallery, Invalidenstr. 145, Berlin. The artists:…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iran, Uzbekistan sign agreement worth $5.5 mn. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Iran's trade and technology delegation signed a technological cooperation agreement worth 5.5 million dollars and 15 technological cooperation MoUs worth 6.5 million dollars with the Uzbek public and private sectors.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iran team named for 2022 Intercontinental Beach Soccer Cup. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Ali Naderi has invited 12 players to Iran national team for the 2022 Intercontinental Beach Soccer Cup.

WSWS (2022-10-23). Canadian steelworker speaks out about spate of workplace deaths at National Steel Car. wsws.org The worker is fighting to build a rank-and-file committee at the plant to enable workers to act independently of the United Steelworkers union apparatus, which is in bed with management and has long presided over dangerous working conditions.

____ (2022-10-23). Director of U.S. CDC tests positive for COVID-19. ecns.cn The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced on Saturday that its director had tested positive for COVID-19.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). 2 hospital employees killed in US' Dallas. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Two hospital employees were killed in a shooting at Methodist Dallas Medical Center on Saturday.

Anonymous669 (2022-10-23). Senior Members Of Palestinian 'Lion's Den' Armed Group Assassinated In West Bank (Videos). southfront.org Tamer Kilani. Via Twitter. | On October 23, a senior member of the newly-formed Palestinian armed group Lion's Den was assassinated in the West Bank city of Nablus. | Tamer Kilani was killed early in the morning when an explosive device attached to a motorcycle detonated in Nablus's Old City. Security camera footage showing an unidentified man planting the bomb and the blast that claimed the life of Kilani surfaced online. | In a statement, the Lion's Den held Israel responsible for the assassination.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). VIDEO: US police shoots unarmed woman. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Footage shows US police shooting at an unarmed woman despite she said she had no weapons.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iraqi security forces detain 7 terrorists in Erbil, Kirkuk. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Iraq's counterterrorism forces detained seven terrorist elements in Erbil, Sulaymaniyah and Kirkuk provinces on Sunday.

Anonymous669 (2022-10-23). U.S. HIMARS Rocket Launchers Make Surprise Appearance In Syria's Deir Ezzor. southfront.org A U.S. M142 HIMARS systme firing during the coalition's rehearsal in Syria's Deir Ezzor. U.S. Army photo. | On October 23, the U.S.-led coalition announced that its forces in northeastern Syria had conducted a High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) operational rehearsal. | The coalition said on Twitter that the rehearsal, which took place in Deir Ezzor, was meant to maintain crew proficiency and readiness. | The M142 HIMARS multiple launch system can fire ER-MLRS unguided rockets with a range of 45…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Salman Rushdie is blind in one eye: His agent to media. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Apostate Author Salman Rushdie is blind in one eye and will never be able to move one of his hands again, his agent told media on Sunday.

Andy Rowell (2022-10-23). Ahead of COP27, Big Oil Climate Denial More Potent Than Ever. commondreams.org A Big Oil boss predicted that fossil fuels are "going to run the world tomorrow and five years from now, 10 years from now, 20 years from now."

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Almost all schools in UK would face funding crisis in 2023. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — 90 % of schools in the UK will run out of money by the beginning of the next school year owing to rising energy bills and forced salary increases.

____ (2022-10-23). Indian rocket places 36 satellites into orbits. ecns.cn Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) early Sunday successfully launched 36 satellites using its heaviest rocket LVM3, officials said.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Funding riots, protests in western capitals useless. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Criticizing interfering claims of US Special Envoy for Iran, Mohammad Marandi stressed that funding riots, terror, and organizing protests in western capitals are useless.

Brian Hauss (2022-10-23). Supreme Court Must Affirm Consumer Boycotts Are Protected by First Amendment. commondreams.org If the right to boycott is to be preserved, the Supreme Court must step in.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). VDIEO: 'Hello Commander' song in Nigeria. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — The song "Salam Farmandeh" or "Hello Commander" initially produced and composed in Iran was performed in the Hausa language by Nigerian school children.

____ (2022-10-23). Saker Posted Fred Reed's Piece… smoothiex12.blogspot.com

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iran, Uzbekistan share spoils in 2022 CAFA U15 Championship. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — The Iranian women's U15 football team shared the spoils in a 2-2 draw against Uzbekistan on Sunday in the 2022 CAFA U15 Championship.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). AEOI reacts to hacking attempt against its subsidiary. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran(AEOI) in an announcement reacted to an infiltration attempt into the e-mail server of one of its subsidiaries…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iran says cancelled visas for Iraqi Kurdistan Region's people. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — The chairman of the Borders Committee of the National Security and Foreign Policy Commission of the Iranian parliament said the people of the Iraqi Kurdistan Region can enter Iran without a visa from this week.

Labor Video Project (2022-10-23). Labor Speaks Out Port Of Oakland To Defend Rail Workers Health & Safety & Right To Strike. indybay.org

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Syrian air defense shot down 2 Israeli missiles, 4 bombs. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Syrian air defense systems destroyed two cruise missiles and four guided bombs launched by Israel's F-16 fighters at the airports of Damascus and Al-Dimas on Friday.

____ (2022-10-23). India's Delhi records worse air quality as winter begins to set in. ecns.cn Indian capital city New Delhi's overall air quality has deteriorated to the "Poor" category, showed the data by the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research on Sunday.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iraqi, Kurdish forces detain 7 terrorists in Erbil, Kirkuk. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Iraq's counterterrorism forces detained seven terrorist elements in Erbil, Sulaymaniyah and Kirkuk provinces on Sunday.

Anonymous669 (2022-10-23). U.S. Is Rebranding Its Proxies In Syria's Al-Tanf As FSA V2.0. southfront.org The U.S.-led coalition is rebranding its main proxy in the southeastern Syrian area of al-Tanf, Maghaweir al-Thowra (MaT), the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported on October 23. | According to the London-based monitoring group, the coalition will change the name of the proxy group to the "Army of Free Syria". The decision was made during a recent meeting between senior officers from the coalition and MaT leader Muhammad Farid Qassem at al-Tanf garrison. | The new name resembles that of…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iran wins colorful medals at U23 World Wrestling C'ships. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Amir Ali Azarpira and Amir Mohammad Yazdani won the gold and silver medal respectively in the U23 World Wrestling Championships underway in Spain.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on Oct. 23. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Sunday, October 23.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iran interests in enhancing activities within IORA framework. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy Mehdi Safari said on Sunday that Iran is interested in enhancing activity within the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) framework.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iran, Turkey reach new agreements over gas exports: official. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Dispatching Manager of National Iranian Gas Compan (NIGC) reported of holding expert-level meeting with the representatives of Turkish BOTA≈û Petroleum Pipeline Corporation and also fresh agreements between the two states.

Anonymous669 (2022-10-23). Israel Destroyed 90% Of Iran's Military Infrastructure in Syria — Report. southfront.org

Nitza Soledad Perez (2022-10-23). Haiti: Businesses and schools remain closed amid unrest. america.cgtn.com A unanimous vote by the U.N. Security Council Friday demanding an end to the chaos in Haiti and targeting a notorious gang leader for sanctions. Still unresolved is whether the international community will respond to Haiti's appeal for military intervention.

Staff (2022-10-23). El tiempo: Madrugada ligeramente fría en occidente y lluvias en la región oriental. cubadebate.cu Amanecerá parcialmente nublado y nublado ocasionalmente hacia zonas de la costa norte de la región central y oriental, con aisladas lluvias. Desde el final de la mañana se nublará desde Camagàºey hasta Guantánamo, con la ocurrencia de algunos chubascos y tormentas eléctricas, que llegarán a ser numerosos en el sur oriental durante la tarde.

Staff (2022-10-23). Fotografías ganadoras de los premios Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2022. cubadebate.cu El reino animal nunca deja de sorprendernos, sobre todo cuando lo miramos con la atención, el cariño y la empatía que merece. Quizás, precisamente por eso, nos gustan tanto las fotografías ganadoras de los premios Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2022, entregados por el Museo Nacional de Historia de Londres. Compartimos algunas de las imágenes con nuestros lectores.

Staff (2022-10-23). La tira de los lectores: Mi foto de la Crisis de Octubre. cubadebate.cu Hace unos días la convocamos y hoy regresa la Tira de los Lectores, dedicada a un acontecimieto que impactó profundamente a los cubanos hace seis décadas: la Crisis Octubre de 1962. Recuerda que puedes comunicarte con nosotros a través del correo comentacubadebate@gmail.com o mediante nuestros perfiles en redes sociales.

TeleSUR, lvm, JGN (2022-10-23). Presidente Fernández entrega 344 ambulancias en Argentina. telesurtv.net La ministra de Salud, Carla Vizzotti, comunicó que resulta crucial poder seguir trabajando nación, provincia y municipio, con una representación de distintos sectores.

Staff (2022-10-23). Finaliza en Ciego de àÅvila la XV Convención Científica Internacional UNICA 2022. cubadebate.cu Durante la clausura del evento, en el destino turístico Jardines del Rey, se lanzó la convocatoria a la XVI Convención Científica Internacional UNICA 2024, que se prevee desarrollar del 21 al 24 de octubre de 2024, bajo el lema Educación Superior incusiva, pertinente y de calidad comprometida con el desarrollo sostenible.

TeleSUR, JGN, JCM (2022-10-23). Roslyn evoluciona a huracán categoría 4 en camino hacia México. telesurtv.net La Conagua indicó que el fenómeno atmosférico registraba vientos máximos sostenidos de 140 kilómetros por hora con rachas de hasta 165 kilómetros por hora.

Staff (2022-10-23). Consejo de la FIFA pone fin al descontrol del dinero de los traspasos. cubadebate.cu El reglamento, que entrará en vigor el 16 de noviembre de 2022, es un conjunto de normas en virtud de las cuales la Cámara de Compensación de la FIFA centralizará, procesará y automatizará los pagos entre clubes, inicialmente relacionados con las recompensas por formación y fomentando la transparencia financiera.

Staff (2022-10-23). La Unión Eléctrica estima una afectación de 450 MW por déficit de capacidad de generación en el horario diurno. cubadebate.cu La Unión Eléctrica estima una afectación máxima de 450 MW por déficit de capacidad de generación en el horario diurno de hoy. Para el pico nocturno, se estima la entrada de la unidad 8 de la CTE Mariel con 70 MW, la unidad 1 de la CTE Santa Cruz con 65 MW, la recuperación de 90 MW en motores diésel.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-23). Gobierno de Bolivia instala mesa de diálogo con oposición de Santa Cruz. telesurtv.net El Gobierno de Bolivia propuso al Comité Interinstitucional del paro indefinido de Santa Cruz, adelantar el Censo Nacional para abril de 2024.

Staff (2022-10-23). Rusia desea extender sus operaciones en la Estación Espacial Internacional y crear la Estación de Servicio Orbital Rusa. cubadebate.cu Rusia considera posible extender sus operaciones en la Estación Espacial Internacional varios años más, aseguró el ministro de Industria ruso, Denís Mánturov. Explicó que se trata de una decisión relacionada con la principal prioridad del país en la exploración espacial: la creación de la Estación de Servicio Orbital Rusa.

Staff (2022-10-23). Medicamentos "imprescindibles" en peligro de extinción: Cuando la industria pierde interés por un fármaco estratégico. cubadebate.cu El problema de la cadena de suministro es global y como tal lo estamos afrontando con nuestros socios europeos e internacionales. Hay principios activos que ya solo se producen en uno o dos lugares del mundo. Un problema en esa fábrica o en el medio de transporte que los distribuye repercute en todos los países.

Staff (2022-10-23). Parliamentarians from Venezuela and Colombia Meet in Cúcuta. orinocotribune.com This Friday, October 21, the binational meeting of Venezuelan and Colombian parliamentarians was held in the Colombian city of Cúcuta, Norte de Santander, near the border with Venezuela. In Cúcuta, the president of the National Assembly of Venezuela, Jorge Rodríguez, said that the most important issues being discussed are trade, transportation, complete opening of the border, and security. | He pointed out that parliamentarians from the two countries will address these issues together with mayors, governors, councilors, merchants, business owners, farmers and peasants from the border areas, in order to accompany…

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-23). Traoré jura como presidente de transición de Burkina Faso. telesurtv.net El Gobierno de transición hasta 2024 cuando se realicen elecciones generales estará compuesto por un primer ministro y un máximo de 25 ministros.

Staff (2022-10-23). Moscú lanza el primer satélite de su ambicioso proyecto Sfera. cubadebate.cu El programa Sfera es un sistema global de comunicación multifuncional, anunciado por el presidente ruso, Vladímir Putin, en el 2018. Para el 2030, se espera que 638 satélites sean puestos en órbita, entre ellos 334 de comunicaciones, 249 de teledetección y 55 de navegación.

Staff (2022-10-23). Documental sobre la Tarea Vida de Cuba se proyectará en la Eurocámara. cubadebate.cu El Parlamento Europeo acogerá este 8 de noviembre la proyección del documental Tarea Vida de Cuba: Combatiendo el Cambio Climático, un material fílmico coproducido por la académica británica Helen Yaffe y que muestra una postura esperanzadora frente a un desafío acuciante de nuestro tiempo.

TeleSUR, jaa, JDO (2022-10-23). Aumentan casos confirmados y muertes por cólera en Haití. telesurtv.net Trascendió que en la Prisión Civil de Puerto Príncipe se han identificado 271 casos sospechosos, 12 confirmados y 14 decesos por cólera.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-10-23). Comité que investiga asalto al Capitolio cita a Trump a declarar. telesurtv.net El comité envió una carta a Donald Trump en la que resaltaron su papel central en un esfuerzo para anular los resultados de las elecciones presidenciales de 2020.

Staff (2022-10-23). Un bloqueo que niega derechos (+ Video). cubadebate.cu Cuando en marzo de 2020 fueron detectados los primeros casos de covid-19 en Cuba y comenzó a extenderse la pandemia en todo el territorio nacional, ya pesaban sobre la economía y el pueblo cubano 243 medidas que hasta hoy golpean las fuentes de ingresos, las operaciones financieras así como las exportaciones y el turismo.

TeleSUR, jaa, JCM (2022-10-23). Soldados israelíes asesinan a joven palestino en Cisjordania. telesurtv.net El occiso fue identificado como Rabi Arafah Rabi, de 32 años, quien falleció luego de ser trasladado al hospital Darwish Nazzal de Qalquilia.

Staff (2022-10-23). Tasas vigentes en el mercado cambiario cubano este domingo 23 de octubre. cubadebate.cu Con el objetivo de mantener informados a sus lectores, Cubadebate comparte las tasas de cambio para diferentes divisas extranjeras vigentes este domingo 23 de octubre en el mercado cambiario del país.

Staff (2022-10-23). Exministro Rishi Sunak anuncia oficialmente su candidatura al liderazgo conservador británico. cubadebate.cu El exministro británico de Economía Rishi Sunak confirmó este domingo su candidatura a las primarias del Partido Conservador, formación en el poder, para sustituir a Liz Truss al frente de la formación y del Gobierno del Reino Unido. Al dar a conocer su candidatura en Twitter, Sunak afirmó que pretende unir al Partido Conservador.

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-10-23). Retornan a Venezuela 251 connacionales desde Perú. telesurtv.net La Cancillería venezolana afirmó que los ciudadanos retornaron después de haber manifestado su voluntad de hacerlo.

Staff (2022-10-23). °Arrancó la Liga Élite del Béisbol Cubano! cubadebate.cu Después de casi 15 días de atraso por la demora de la llegada al país de los uniformes de los atletas y parte de logística necesaria, arrancó este sábado la Liga Élite del Béisbol Cubano para beneplácito de los aficionados que aman este deporte.

Staff (2022-10-23). A dos semanas para las elecciones intermedias: EEUU øen la dirección equivocada? cubadebate.cu El 71% de los encuestados por la compañía Morning Consult considera hoy que Estados Unidos va en la dirección equivocada, cuando restan dos semanas para las elecciones intermedias del 8 de noviembre. Solo el 29% estima que la nación va por el camino correcto, en una tendencia que va en picada en este mes.

TeleSUR, jaa, JGN (2022-10-23). FAO propone cambios en sistemas agroalimentarios. telesurtv.net La FAO apunta a que los encargados de formular políticas y los inversores deben tener claros sus movimientos y estar respaldados por datos científicos sólidos.

Staff (2022-10-23). Qué trae la prensa cubana, domingo 23 de octubre de 2022. cubadebate.cu

TeleSUR, lvm, JGN (2022-10-23). Defienden proyecto sobre comunidad LGBTIQ+ en Costa Rica. telesurtv.net Bajo el lema "No hay nada que curar", más de 130 organizaciones defensoras de los derechos humanos exigieron a los diputados suprimir lo que consideran tortura.

Staff (2022-10-23). Periodista veterano de EEUU desaparece tras el registro del FBI y "no da señales de vida" durante seis meses. cubadebate.cu El periodista tampoco ha aparecido en las redes sociales desde el 27 de abril, cuando publicó su último tuit en el que escribió una sola palabra, "hechos", en respuesta a la afirmación del exagente de la CIA Marc Polymeropoulos en la que indicaba que los acontecimientos en Ucrania entre 2014 y 2022 fueron un "experimento de laboratorio" de EE.UU. sobre las "tácticas, técnicas y procedimientos" de militares rusos.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-10-23). Encuesta registra caída de popularidad del presidente francés. telesurtv.net El respaldo al presidente Emmanuel Macron descendió en un 7 por ciento, mientras que el de la premier decreció en un 10 por ciento.

Staff (2022-10-23). Sembrará Pinar del Río más de seis mil hectáreas de tabaco. cubadebate.cu Unas 6 300 hectáreas de tabaco plantarán los vegueros de Pinar del Río, provincia mayor productora de la hoja en Cuba, en la recién iniciada campaña 2022- 2023, la cual demandará de un esfuerzo superior debido al impacto del huracán Ian. Se sembrará todo el tabaco tapado previsto, afirman especialistas.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-23). Giorgia Meloni jura como nueva primera ministra de Italia. telesurtv.net Meloni juró como la primera mujer jefa del Gobierno en 76 años, cuyo partido Hermanos de Italia tiene raíces en el neofascismo italiano heredero de Benito Mussolini.

Staff (2022-10-23). Dan a conocer ganadores del Concurso de Creación Eyeife 2022. cubadebate.cu El Festival Internacional de Música Electrónica Eyeife dio a conocer los ganadores del Concurso de Creación Eyeife 2022, una convocatoria abierta a todos los músicos, djs y productores residentes en Cuba hasta 35 años de edad, que resultó de amplia acogida entre los jóvenes del país, que debían enviar al menos un tema a la competición.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-10-23). Avión AN-2 procedente de Cuba aterriza en Florida, EE.UU. telesurtv.net Funcionarios del Aeropuerto Internacional de Miami no identificados notificaron que el avión llegó al Aeropuerto de Entrenamiento y Transición Dade-Collier.

TeleSUR, odr, YSM, JGN (2022-10-23). Unicef denuncia grave desnutrición en menores de edad en Pakistán. telesurtv.net Al menos 1 de cada 9 menores de cinco años sufre desnutrición aguda severa en las provincias afectadas por inundaciones.

Staff (2022-10-23). Entregan hoy a Giorgia Meloni el cargo de primer ministro de Italia. cubadebate.cu Durante un solemne acto conocido como Ceremonia de la Campana, el jefe de Gobierno saliente, Mario Draghi, entrega hoy su cargo a Giorgia Meloni como presidenta del Consejo de ministros de Italia, primera vez que una mujer asume ese puesto. El acto tendrá lugar este domingo en la sala de los Galeones del Palacio Chigi.

Staff (2022-10-23). Convocan a XIV edición del Concurso de Minicuentos El dinosaurio. cubadebate.cu En el marco de su aniversario 24 de fundado, el Centro de Formación Literaria Onelio Jorge Cardoso convocó a la edición XIV del Concurso de Minicuentos El dinosaurio, para escritores mayores de 18 años de edad. La institución informó a través de sus redes que el certamen contemplará dos categorías: premio y microsaurio.

Staff (2022-10-23). Trump insinúa que se postulará para las presidenciales de 2024 y tacha a Nancy Pelosi de "loca" (+ Video). cubadebate.cu El exmandatario estadounidense Donald Trump insinuó que "probablemente" se vuelva a postular a las elecciones presidenciales de 2024, al mismo tiempo que tachó de "loca" a Nancy Pelosi, la presidenta de la Cámara de Representantes. Para que nuestro país vuelva a ser exitoso, seguro y glorioso, probablemente tendré que volver a hacerlo, dijo Trump.

Staff (2022-10-23). Una Estrategia de los jóvenes y para los jóvenes. cubadebate.cu Con la presencia del Primer Secretario del Comité Central del Partido Comunista y Presidente de la República, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, sesionó este sábado el Pleno Extraordinario del Comité Nacional de esta Organización, donde quedó aprobada la Estrategia de la Unión de Jóvenes Comunistas para fortalecer su papel integral en el presente y en el futuro del país.

Staff (2022-10-23). President Maduro Praises Communal Power Work in Las Tejerías and Maracay Recovery. orinocotribune.com This Saturday, October 22, the president of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, highlighted the work carried out by community leaders in the recovery of Las Tejerías and El Castaño in Maracay, Aragua state, areas that have been heavily affected by torrential rains. | "Everything that the women leaders are doing for the recovery of Las Tejerías and El Castaño, the community leaders, the UBChs, and the cooks of the country is wonderful," President Maduro wrote on Twitter. "I like that spirit of battle that flourishes in the women of our country. We are moved by love for Venezuela!" | Es maravilloso todo lo que hacen las lid…

Ediz Tiyansan (2022-10-23). Racist recording scandal in Los Angeles City Council spark outrage. america.cgtn.com The city council in Los Angeles is in turmoil after the release of a secret recording that exposed crude and racist remarks among the council's president and some members. The city council president resigned but but other members refuse to step down, despite calls …

Editor (2022-10-22). Patrick Lawrence: Europe's Self Destruction. scheerpost.com

_____ (2022-10-22). Amy's Kitchen Workers Protested Their Working Conditions. popularresistance.org Organic convenience foods brand Amy's Kitchen maintains a carefully constructed image of ethical consumption and saving the planet, one vegan frozen burrito at a time. The company is owned by the Berliner family, and its website makes much out of being a small, family-owned business, with pictures of the founders joyfully making pot pies and surfing. | "We choose what's best for our customers, our farmers, our employees and our planet," the website reads. "It's a tall order, but we wouldn't have it any other way." | But Amy's has been under fire the past year as startling labor practices have come to light. | On…

_____ (2022-10-22). The Fight Against Inflation Doesn't Have To Be Rich-People Friendly. popularresistance.org The world's central bankers, almost without exception, are now busy swinging sledgehammers. Only whopping interest-rate hikes, they're preaching, can pound down inflation's rising prices. | In the United States, the Federal Reserve has so far this year raised the nation's benchmark interest rate by three points, something that hasn't happened since the 1980s, and still more rate hikes, the Fed pledges, are coming. | These interest-rate boosts, the central banker reasoning goes, will slow the economy, deflate consumer demand, and get prices shrinking. The downside? Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell is readily ac…

Staff (2022-10-22). 'Martyr Bagheri' vessel to be equipped with drone, missile. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — The Commander of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy said that about 60 drones can fly from the 'Martyr Bagheri' vessel's deck.

Scorinoco (2022-10-22). Russia Looking to Reduce Diplomatic Presence in West, Foreign Minister Lavrov Says. orinocotribune.com Russia may pull back on its diplomatic efforts in the West, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told new ministry recruits on Tuesday, October 18, citing the increasingly open hostility faced by Russian diplomats and the need to focus on building and expanding relationships in the rest of the world. | "People work in conditions that can hardly be called human," Lavrov said, referring to the "constant problems, constant threats" that diplomats are suffering. He added that there is "no point" in maintaining the same level of diplomatic presence in the West. | "Countries in Asia, Africa, and Latin America, on the contrar…

Editor (2022-10-22). EU confesses 'our prosperity was based on China & Russia': Cheap energy, low-paid labor, big market. mronline.org EU foreign-policy chief Josep Borrell confessed the West's neoliberal economic model was "based on cheap energy coming from Russia," "access to the big China market," and low-paid Chinese workers. Europe has now lost that, and is thus in crisis.

Anonymous669 (2022-10-22). Syria Security Operation In Daraa Continue With Destruction Of ISIS Hideouts (Photos). southfront.org The Russian-backed Syrian security operation against ISIS cells in the town of Jasim in the western Daraa countryside is still ongoing. | On October 22, local fighters taking part in the operation blew up three hideouts of ISIS cells in the town. The first and second hideouts were a farm and a house owned by the terrorist group's local leader Abu Abdul Rahman al-Iraqi, who was killed five days ago, while the third one was the house of the group's local security commander Abu Zaid Sbeina…

____ (2022-10-22). And They Huff, And They Puff… smoothiex12.blogspot.com Larry posted yesterday a very good description of CIA in relation to modern Russia and what load of malarkey all those "reputable" spooks provide on Putin and Russians:

JANET (2022-10-22). Typhoon rips through Western Alaska exposing high cost of climate change. iacenter.org By Paddy Colligan October 6, 2022 A New York Times weekly news quiz Sept. 9 asked which of these climate disasters happened this summer: floods in Pakistan; drought in China; heat wave on the U.S. West Coast; wildfires in Europe; or all of the above. To these are added September's disasters: historic hurricanes in the Caribbean and the southeast U.S. and Typhoon Merbok in Alaska. And the season has just begun. The destructive remnants of Typhoon Merbok are a recent example of an unexpectedly catastrophic weather phenomenon. Typhoon aftermath Merbok formed in cold waters off Japan; it regained power and moisture a…

Dongsheng News (2022-10-22). 20th CPC National Congress Report. dissidentvoice.org This week's News on China in 2 minutes. ‚Ä¢ 20th CPC National Congress report ‚Ä¢ China's EV battery supplies to the US ‚Ä¢ Rice growing in salty, alkaline soil ‚Ä¢ Physical growth of rural children in a decade…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). 5 Indian soldiers killed in helicopter crash. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Five Indian army soldiers were killed when their helicopter crashed near the country's border with China, the defense ministry said Saturday.

____ (2022-10-22). New CPC leadership to meet press on Sunday. ecns.cn Members of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the 20th Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee will meet the press on Sunday after they are elected at a plenary meeting on the same day.

____ (2022-10-22). Resolution on 19th CPC Central Committee report adopted at 20th CPC National Congress. ecns.cn The 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Saturday passed a resolution endorsing the report of the 19th CPC Central Committee.

____ (2022-10-22). Xi Jinping presiding over 20th CPC National Congress closing session. ecns.cn Xi Jinping is presiding over the closing session of the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Saturday.

Vijay Prashad (2022-10-22). The Last Thing Haiti Needs Is Another Military Intervention. dissidentvoice.org GeÃÅlin Buteau (Haiti), Guede with Drum, ca. 1995. At the United Nations General Assembly on 24 September 2022, Haiti's Foreign Minister Jean Victor Geneus admitted that his country faces a serious crisis, which he said 'can only be solved with the effective support of our partners'. To many close observers of the situation unfolding in …

Allen Forrest (2022-10-22). 75th Anniversary of Nuremberg Code. dissidentvoice.org I have no doubt that the C19 shots are our modern holocaust, which will cost more human lives than WW2. The implementation of Agenda 2030 is rapidly accelerating. Many people stand on the sidelines and do nothing. They just say "wake me up when this is over". Their inaction contributes to the rapid, insidious …

WSWS (2022-10-22). Condemn brutal Sri Lankan police attack on student demonstration! wsws.org The ongoing police attacks on student demonstrations are another indication that the Wickremesinghe government will use its repressive powers to crush all those opposing its IMF austerity measures.

JANET (2022-10-22). All out for Mumia hearing Oct. 26. iacenter.org October 19, 2022 A hearing scheduled for Oct. 19 to determine whether Pennsylvania political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal will get a new trial on recently discovered evidence was rescheduled to Oct. 26 in Philadelphia's Criminal Justice Center. The following commentary explains what is at stake regarding new legal filings by attorneys for Mumia Abu-Jamal. It first appeared on the International Action website on Jan. 4, 2022. Mumia Abu-Jamal By Johanna Fernández Campaign to Bring Mumia Home In her novel "Their Eyes Were Watching God," Zora Neale Hurston wrote, "There are years that ask questions, and years that answer…

Anonymous103 (2022-10-22). The Essence of Xi Jinping's 20th National Congress Report. southfront.org

____ (2022-10-22). Literally, The Gas Station… smoothiex12.blogspot.com

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Taliban says detained, killed several ISIL elements. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Afghan news sources, quoting Taliban officials, reported that several ISIL terrorists were detained and killed in the country.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Plane carrying German McFit mogul crashed in Costa Rica coast. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Six people, apparently including a German business magnate, were feared dead Saturday after a small plane crashed into the Caribbean just off the Costa Rican coast.

Courtney Naquin (2022-10-22). Systemic Grid Failure Is Killing People in Louisiana. Voting Can Save Their Lives. commondreams.org The time is now to wean off fossil fuels and reduce transmission congestion in our grid, making room for renewable sources a clean and brighter future demand.

WSWS (2022-10-22). Official inquiry into Japanese ruling party's ties to right-wing cult. wsws.org The LDP's extensive links to the Unification Church only came into the public spotlight following the assassination of former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on July 8 in Nara.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Lake Urmia in northwest Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Located in West Azarbaijan province, Lake Urmia is considered the largest saltwater lake in Iran. Continuous declines in water flowing into the lake have caused a general decline in its surface area since 1995.

WSWS (2022-10-22). International Longshoremen's Association to resume negotiations at Port of Mobile, preventing strike. wsws.org Less than 24 hour before a strike deadline, ILA Local 1410 agreed to a contract extension and federal mediation, blocking a walkout by 800 Port of Mobile dockworkers.

WSWS (2022-10-22). German chemical workers union agrees 15 percent real wage cut for 580,000 workers. wsws.org The chemicals workers settlement is the result of close cooperation between the trade unions, the big corporations and the German government.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Iran active diplomacy comes to fruition. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Iran's active diplomacy is now bearing fruit following the signing of over 100 documents and memoranda of understanding (MoUs) during Ebrahim Raeisi's tenure.

Angela (2022-10-22). Saturday 10/22: Free virtual screening of the documentary film "Homeland" indybay.org

____ (2022-10-22). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on October 22. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Mehr news agency takes a look at the headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Saturday, October 22.

Staff (2022-10-22). Syrian air defenses repel Israeli airstrikes over Damascus. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Syrian forces activated air defense systems late Friday after detecting "hostile targets" over Damascus, state media has reported.

Leonid Savin (2022-10-22). Les Etats-Unis réinitialisent l'Amérique latine. thealtworld.com Le secrétaire d'État Anthony Blinken a effectué une tournée dans trois pays d'Amérique latine. Sa visite témoigne des tentatives de la Maison Blanche d'établir une influence plus douce mais à plus long terme sur les pays de la région. | Le site Web du département d'État a publié l'annonce suivante concernant ce voyage : "Le secrétaire Blinken rencontrera le président Gustavo Petro, la vice-présidente Francia Marquez et le ministre des affaires étrangères àÅlvaro Leyva en Colombie les 3 et 4 octobre, lundi et mardi. Le secrétaire d'État se concentrera sur nos trois principales priorités communes : soutenir d…

TeleSUR, YSM, MER (2022-10-22). Arriba a Venezuela el último grupo de tripulantes del avión de Emtrasur retenido en Argentina. telesurtv.net Este grupo de tripulantes, conformado por dos venezolanos y tres iraníes, es el último de los 19 que se encontraban en el avión.

Staff (2022-10-22). Inició proceso de nominación de candidatos a delegados en Villa Clara. cubadebate.cu Con la celebración este viernes 21 de octubre de la asamblea de nominación de candidatos a delegados del Poder Popular en la circunscripción 54 del Consejo Popular Sakenaf-Caracatey, inició en la provincia de Villa Clara este importante proceso democrático, cuya primera vuelta de elecciones está prevista para el 25 de noviembre, y la segunda, para el 4 de diciembre, en los lugares que fuera necesario.

Staff (2022-10-22). La crisis, después de la crisis. cubadebate.cu Pareciera que la historia, en uno de sus ciclos recurrentes, estuviera destinada a otorgar a Cuba un protagonismo excepcional en momentos cruciales de la humanidad. Lo fue en 1898, cuando la isla sirvió de polígono experimental a la primera guerra imperialista por el reparto del mundo. También en 1962, durante la Crisis de Octubre.

Scorinoco (2022-10-22). More and More Migrants Are Returning to Venezuela (+ Vuelta a la Patria). orinocotribune.com More and more Venezuelans are returning to their country everyday from Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Argentina, Chile, Spain, the United States and other countries. | Hundreds of Venezuelans are turning up everyday at the land terminal of Tulcán, the capital of Carchi, on the northern border of Ecuador, reported Ecuadorian media Buses full of Venezuelans are arriving every minute from Huaquillas, on Ecuador's southern border with Peru. | Those who work and live near…

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2022-10-23: News Headlines

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). US base in Syria's al-Omar field comes under drone attack. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — An unidentified drone targeted the US base in the al-Omar field with a barrage of missiles, sources familiar with the matter said on Saturday.

____ (2022-10-23). U.S. sends message to Iran, 'in hurry' to reach nuke agreement: Iranian FM. ecns.cn Iranian Foreign Minister on Saturday said his country has received a U.S. message expressing American hastiness to reach the nuclear deal with Iran, official IRNA news agency reported.

Staff (2022-10-23). Kazakh President the Latest Addition to Kiev's Infamous 'Kill List'. orinocotribune.com Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has been branded a threat to Ukraine for his refusal to condemn Russia's military operation. | ____ (2022-10-23). Xi Jinping elected general secretary of CPC Central Committee: communique. ecns.cn Xi Jinping was elected general secretary of the 20th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) at the committee's first plenary session held on Sunday, according to a communique.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Russia warns Ukraine may use "dirty bomb" en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Russian Defense Minister Shoigu discusses the Ukraine crisis with British Defense Minister Ben Wallace in a phone call, conveying concerns about possible provocations by Ukraine in form of a nuclear "Dirty Bomb".

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Spain to bolster NATO's Eastern flank with 14 jets. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Spain on Saturday said it would send 14 fighter jets to Bulgaria and Romania to bolster NATO's eastern flank as the defense alliance strengthens its deterrence capacity following Russia's Ukraine military operation.

_____ (2022-10-23). Iran is joining Russian gas supplies through substitution schemes. journal-neo.org In their recent speeches, representatives of Russia and Iran have very positively described the intense contacts between the two countries, assessing visits, meetings and negotiations of the officials of both countries as a steady and unwavering will of these states aimed at shaping a "new era" of mutually beneficial strategic cooperation, including in the economic …

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Russian military plane crashes in Irkutsk region (+VIDEOS). en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — A Su-30 military jet has reportedly crashed in Irkutsk, 5,000 km east of Moscow.

____ (2022-10-23). CPC sets course for new victories. ecns.cn A new central leadership of the Communist Party of China was elected on Saturday at a key Party congress that adopted a blueprint for the nation's development for the coming five years and beyond, as well as an amendment to the Party's Constitution.

____ (2022-10-23). China's diver Chen wins World Cup women's 10m with career high marks. ecns.cn China's diving team claimed three gold medals here on Saturday at FINA Diving World Cup as two-time world champion Chen Yuxi hit her career high marks of 449.85 to win the women's 10m platform.

____ (2022-10-23). Chinese publications draw attention at Frankfurt Book Fair. ecns.cn The China International Publishing Group and China National Publications Import and Export Co., Ltd. have brought together over 100 publishing companies in China to attend the fair.

____ (2022-10-23). Xi stresses self-reform of Party. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Sunday said the Party should always press forward with self-reform on the journey ahead.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Beijing opposes EU illegal, unilateral sanctions on Tehran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — China's Foreign Ministry Spokesperson expressed China's opposition to the EU's illegal unilateral sanctions imposed on Tehran without the mandate of the UN Security Council.

____ (2022-10-23). Xi stresses significance of 20th CPC National Congress. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, said Sunday the 20th CPC National Congress was a congress of holding the banner high, pooling the strength, and promoting solidarity and dedication.

____ (2022-10-23). 1,500-year-old tombs found in north China. ecns.cn Ancient tombs of the Northern Wei Dynasty (386-534) have been found in north China's Shanxi Province.

____ (2022-10-23). Colorful mine tailing dam in Hubei. ecns.cn Aerial view shows a colorful mine tailing dam in Huangshi, central China's Hubei Province, Oct. 22, 2022.

____ (2022-10-23). (Multinational enterprises in China) China's high-level opening up to accelerate world economic recovery: global managing director of Roland Berger. ecns.cn China's high-level opening up and engagement in cooperation will not only benefit China but also provide more market opportunities, investment possibilities and growth potential to the rest of the world to speed up the world economic recovery, said Denis Depoux, global managing director of Roland Berger, while giving an exclusive interview with China News Network.

____ (2022-10-23). Chang'e-5 samples reveal how volcanism takes place on moon. ecns.cn A Chinese group analyzed lunar samples returned by China's Chang'e-5 mission and proposed a new mechanism for how young volcanos took shape on the cooling moon 2 billion years ago.

____ (2022-10-23). Xi presents new CPC central leadership. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, presented the Party's new central leadership when meeting the press Sunday at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

____ (2022-10-23). They Say: China's high-level opening up to accelerate world economic recovery. ecns.cn

____ (2022-10-23). Logistics sector tipped to overcome challenges threatening global recovery. ecns.cn The logistics sector, a long-term economic pillar that is thriving in China, will retain its upward momentum, facilitating global trade and investment activities despite challenges threatening the world's economic recovery.

____ (2022-10-23). Activities held to welcome International Gibbon Day in Guangzhou. ecns.cn A gibbon enjoys fruits at the Guangzhou Zoo in south China's Guangdong Province, Oct. 22, 2022. Some activities were held to welcome the upcoming International Gibbon Day, which will fall on Oct. 24, 2022.

____ (2022-10-23). SAR youth welcomes integration strategies. ecns.cn The report of the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China has pointed out the development direction of the country and will help young people from Hong Kong and Macao better integrate into the development strategy of the motherland.

____ (2022-10-23). China to open wider to the world: Xi. ecns.cn China will open its door wider to the rest of the world, Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, said Sunday.

____ (2022-10-23). U.S. analysts praise China's governance. ecns.cn The world should respect the fact that China has chosen and implemented its own governance model and development path, according to U.S. experts on China.

____ (2022-10-23). Communique of 1st plenum of 20th CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection issued. ecns.cn The communique of the first plenary session of the 20th Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI) of the Communist Party of China (CPC) was issued on Sunday.

____ (2022-10-23). Xi stresses acting for people, relying on people. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Sunday said the Party should always act for the people and rely on the people on the journey ahead.

____ (2022-10-23). Xi Jinping addressing the press. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, began to address the press on Sunday.

____ (2022-10-23). Xi Jinping, other members of Political Bureau Standing Committee of 20th CPC Central Committee appear before the press. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, and the other members of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the 20th CPC Central Committee appeared before the press on Sunday at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

____ (2022-10-23). Full text of resolution on Party Constitution amendment. ecns.cn The following is the full text of a resolution on an amendment to the Constitution of the Communist Party of China (CPC) adopted Saturday at the closing session of the 20th CPC National Congress.

____ (2022-10-23). Broom grass turns colorful in fall. ecns.cn Broom grass (Kochia scoparia) turns to bright red color in fall in Enshi Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture, central China's Hubei Province, Oct. 21, 2022.

____ (2022-10-23). Xi Jinping leads CPC leadership in meeting the press. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC), led the other members of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the 20th CPC Central Committee in meeting the press Sunday at the Great Hall of the People.

____ (2022-10-23). China to carry out manned lunar exploration. ecns.cn As it embarks on a new journey, China will make special efforts and innovations in the following areas like aerospace, said Wu Yansheng, board chairman of China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation.

____ (2022-10-23). China keeps promoting building of human community with a shared future: Xi. ecns.cn Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Sunday expressed China's commitment to promoting the building of a human community with a shared future.

____ (2022-10-23). What does the 20th CPC National Congress mean to world economy. ecns.cn At week-long 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC), which concluded on Saturday in Beijing, a blueprint for China's future development has been mapped out.

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-23). Friday 12/9: Film: Chinatown Rising Screening and Filmmaker Discussion. indybay.org Chinatown / Him Mark Lai Branch Library | 1135 Powell Street | San Francisco, CA 94108…

____ (2022-10-23). Rare white-lipped deer spotted in SW China's Tibet. ecns.cn

____ (2022-10-23). China's deep space exploration laboratory recruits young talents. ecns.cn China's deep space exploration laboratory launched campus recruitment, aiming to attract more young talents to devote themselves to the country's deep space exploration, according to the China National Space Administration (CNSA).

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-10-23). Xi Jinping es reelegido como secretario general del Partido Comunista de China. telesurtv.net Además de Xi, el nuevo Comité Permanente lo integran Wang Huning, director de la Oficina de Investigación Política del Comité Central del PCCh, y Zhao Leji, secretario para la Comisión Disciplinaria.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-23). Partido Comunista chino elige a sus más altas autoridades. telesurtv.net En la última sesión del Congreso del PCCh salió el expresidente Hu Jintao por motivos de salud.

Staff (2022-10-23). Partido Comunista de China reelige a Xi Jinping como su secretario general. cubadebate.cu El presidente chino, Xi Jinping, fue reelegido este domingo para el tercer mandato como líder del Partido Comunista de China. La votación se llevó a cabo durante la primera sesión plenaria del XX Comité Central. Xi ocupa el cargo de secretario general del Comité Central desde el noviembre de 2012, mientras que como presidente chino fue elegido por primera vez en marzo de 2013.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-10-23). Concluye XX Congreso Nacional del Partido Comunista de China. telesurtv.net En esta sesión fueron electos los miembros del 20 Comité Central del colectivo y de la Comisión Central de Control Disciplinario.

Binoy Kampmark (2022-10-23). A Political Solution for Assange: Jennifer Robinson at the National Press Club. dissidentvoice.org It was telling. Of the mainstream Australian press gallery, only David Crowe of the Sydney Morning Herald turned up to listen to Jennifer Robinson, lawyer extraordinaire who has spent years representing Julian Assange. Since 2019, that representation has taken an even more urgent note: to prevent the WikiLeaks founder from being extradited to the United …

Binoy Kampmark (2022-10-23). Julian Assange: Jennifer Robinson argues for a political solution. greenleft.org.au Jennifer Robinson, Julian Assange's lawyer, told the National Press Club that if the appeal fails and Assange is extradited to the US, his prison conditions will be at the whim of intelligence agencies which plotted to kill him. Binoy Kampmark reports.

Staff (2022-10-23). Los asiáticos se repartieron el botín de la Copa Mundial de béisbol sub 23: Japón nuevo campeón. cubadebate.cu El equipo de Japón se proclamó campeón de la IV Copa Mundial de béisbol categoría sub 23 con cita en Taiwán, al derrotar 3-0 a Corea del Sur en la gran final, en partido disputado en el Tianmu Baseball Stadium. Con este triunfo se convierten en el único equipo que ha podido subir dos veces a lo más alto del podio en campeonatos mundiales de esta categoría.

TeleSUR, jaa, JCM (2022-10-23). Denuncian nuevo asesinato de líder social en Arauca, Colombia. telesurtv.net La víctima fue identificada como Giraldo Alonso Ríos quien sucumbió el pasado viernes como resultado de heridas de armas de fuego.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-23). Presidente Arce instruye a esclarecer deceso en Puerto Quijarro. telesurtv.net Julio Pablo Taborga, quien se oponía al bloqueo instruido por la organización derechista Comité Cívico del departamento de Santa Cruz, fue golpeado por los seguidores del paro.

Maximillan Ruppert, Willy Meyer (2022-10-23). The Conformity Forge and The Alchemy of Evil. indybay.org One possible answer may be that governments, the media, the legal system, and the vast majority of the population are firmly embedded in a sociopolitical system that not only does not want anything about it to be questioned, but also actively prevents an awareness from arising in people of a radically different view of the world in which they live. A social paradigm shift is imperative!

Peace Action of San Mateo County (2022-10-23). Sunday 10/23: The New Cold War with Sharat G. Lin. indybay.org Zoom link: us02web.zoom.us/j/3289220486

Lorcan T. Kilory, M.F.A. (2022-10-23). Ex LAUSD Teacher Files FBI Report Against Disgraced City Council Member Nury Martinez. indybay.org Los Angeles California, Oct. 21, 2022- Lorcan T. Kilroy M.F.A., the dismissed Los Angeles High School Art teacher and the son of award winning Irish Playwright Thomas Kilroy, has now, after concluding 7 years of litigation against now-disgraced former LAUSD Board Member Nury Martinez and others, filed a conclusory report with the F.B.I.

Allen Forrest (2022-10-23). The Prime Minister Who Steals Freedoms. dissidentvoice.org Read more in

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). 2 hospital employees killed in US' Dallas. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Two hospital employees were killed in a shooting at Methodist Dallas Medical Center on Saturday.

Haiti Action Committee (2022-10-23). Wednesday 10/26: Oppose Expanded US/UN Military Intervention in Haiti! indybay.org San Francisco Federal Building at 90 – 7th Street between Market and Mission Streets, near Powell Street BART.

W Herzberg, U Sander, B Trautvetter (2022-10-23). Negotiated solution – No alternative! indybay.org Does anyone really believe that more and more state-of-the-art weapons, no matter how tough sanctions and huge financial injections could produce peace? …The survival of humanity depends in part on this business of death no longer having a future, and it begins at any moment. Prospects are rising as the forces for survival come together.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iran, Turkey reach new agreements over gas exports: official. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Dispatching Manager of National Iranian Gas Compan (NIGC) reported of holding expert-level meeting with the representatives of Turkish BOTA≈û Petroleum Pipeline Corporation and also fresh agreements between the two states.

Oakland Privacy (2022-10-23). Wednesday 11/16: Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State. indybay.org Please email contact@oaklandprivacy.org a few days before the meeting to get up-to-date location information or obtain Zoom meeting access info.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). VIDEO: US police shoots unarmed woman. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Footage shows US police shooting at an unarmed woman despite she said she had no weapons.

The Jewish Partisan Educational Foundation (2022-10-23). Tuesday 12/6: Film screening of Uprising (directed by filmmaker Jon Avnet). indybay.org The Contemporary Jewish Museum | 736 Mission Street | San Francisco, CA 94103…

Labor Video Project (2022-10-23). Labor Speaks Out Port Of Oakland To Defend Rail Workers Health & Safety & Right To Strike. indybay.org

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Turkey to establish two military bases in Syria. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — The Turkish army plans to establish two more military bases in the northern regions of Aleppo and Idlib province in Syria.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iran wins colorful medals at U23 World Wrestling C'ships. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Amir Ali Azarpira and Amir Mohammad Yazdani won the gold and silver medal respectively in the U23 World Wrestling Championships underway in Spain.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). AEOI reacts to hacking attempt against its subsidiary. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran(AEOI) in an announcement reacted to an infiltration attempt into the e-mail server of one of its subsidiaries…

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-23). Thursday 12/15: Film: Rebound, Screening and Director Talk. indybay.org [ONLINE] San Francisco Main Library…

Friends of Cuba (2022-10-23). Thursday 11/3: The World Stand With Cuba! We Call On Nancy Pelosi: Let Cuba Live! indybay.org San Francisco Federal Building (7th + Mission)…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iran to play Nicaragua, Tunisia ahead of World Cup. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Before participating in the Qatar World Cup, the Iranian national football team will hold friendly matches against the national football teams of Tunisia and Nicaragua.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iran, Uzbekistan share spoils in 2022 CAFA U15 Championship. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — The Iranian women's U15 football team shared the spoils in a 2-2 draw against Uzbekistan on Sunday in the 2022 CAFA U15 Championship.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Tehran to host 3rd Iran-EEU Economic Diplomacy Conference. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Tehran will host the third Iran-Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) Economic Diplomacy Conference in December.

____ (2022-10-23). India's Delhi records worse air quality as winter begins to set in. ecns.cn Indian capital city New Delhi's overall air quality has deteriorated to the "Poor" category, showed the data by the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research on Sunday.

____ (2022-10-23). Director of U.S. CDC tests positive for COVID-19. ecns.cn The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced on Saturday that its director had tested positive for COVID-19.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Syrian air defense shot down 2 Israeli missiles, 4 bombs. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Syrian air defense systems destroyed two cruise missiles and four guided bombs launched by Israel's F-16 fighters at the airports of Damascus and Al-Dimas on Friday.

SCVASSC (2022-10-23). Friday 12/16: Light at Night: A Glowing Hazard. indybay.org

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-23). Wednesday 12/14: Presentation: Damien Linnane, Illustrator of This is Ear Hustle. indybay.org [ONLINE] San Francisco Main Library…

____ (2022-10-23). Indian rocket places 36 satellites into orbits. ecns.cn Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) early Sunday successfully launched 36 satellites using its heaviest rocket LVM3, officials said.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iran, Uzbekistan sign agreement worth $5.5 mn. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Iran's trade and technology delegation signed a technological cooperation agreement worth 5.5 million dollars and 15 technological cooperation MoUs worth 6.5 million dollars with the Uzbek public and private sectors.

Allan Fisher (2022-10-23). Saturday 10/22: All Out for Palestine. indybay.org Corner of Ocean andWater Streets, Santa Cruz…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). US must leave the region: Velayati. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Advisor to Iran's Leader for International Affairs Ali Akbar Velayati in a meeting with the former Iraqi prime minister stressed the need for the United States to exit from the region.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Rishi Sunak enters race to replace Liz Truss as UK PM. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — The former chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced his candidacy for the Conservative leadership contest, his second run at the top job this year.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Salman Rushdie is blind in one eye: His agent to media. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Apostate Author Salman Rushdie is blind in one eye and will never be able to move one of his hands again, his agent told media on Sunday.

Mike Kinney (2022-10-23). Candidate for Lt. Governor Angela Underwood-Jacobs ,Making California Safe and Secure. indybay.org Angela Underwood-Jacobs is running for Lt. Governor of California inspired by the murder of her brother who was gunned down by domestic terrorists in Oakland, CA. in May, 2020…

Center for Latin American Studies (2022-10-23). Friday 10/28: CineLatino: First Time Home Screening. indybay.org UC Berkeley 142 Dwinelle Hall…

____ (2022-10-23). Saker Posted Fred Reed's Piece… smoothiex12.blogspot.com

San José Peace & Justice Center (2022-10-23). Wednesday 10/26: Democracy in the Americas: What can the U.S. learn about democracy from Latin America? indybay.org San José Peace and Justice Center | 48 South 7th Street | San José, CA 95112…

San Francisco Latino Film Festival (2022-10-23). Sunday 10/23: First Time Home Screening. indybay.org Roxie Theater…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Massive blast hits near Canadian oil company in Yemen. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Yemeni news sources on Sunday reported that a strong explosion has occurred near a Canadian oil company in Yemen's Hadhramaut province.

EBASE (2022-10-23). Oakland District Councul Candidate Forum – Wednesday Oct 26. indybay.org On Wednesday, October 26th, from 6-8PM PST EBASE will be holding a Candidate Forum with candidates running for Oakland City Council. Community members will be invited to speak directly with candidates and ask pressing questions around housing justice, economic inequality, and public safety in advance of upcoming elections.

Penny Rosenwasser (2022-10-23). Saturday 11/19: Palestinian Holiday Crafts Bazaar! indybay.org Offices of the Middle East Children's Alliance: | 1011 8th Street, Suite 100 | Berkeley CA 94710…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iran says cancelled visas for Iraqi Kurdistan Region's people. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — The chairman of the Borders Committee of the National Security and Foreign Policy Commission of the Iranian parliament said the people of the Iraqi Kurdistan Region can enter Iran without a visa from this week.

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-23). Monday 12/12: Author: Zara Stone and Joe Loya in conversation, Killer Looks. indybay.org San Francisco Main Library | 100 Larkin St | San Francisco, CA 94102…

WSWS (2022-10-23). New York jury dismisses sexual assault lawsuit against Kevin Spacey. wsws.org The New York federal court jury dismissal of the sexual battery lawsuit against the actor Kevin Spacey is a further exposure of the foul #MeToo witch-hunt and a vindication of the principled stand taken by the World Socialist Web Site in defense of the fundamental right to the presumption of innocence.

Khubaka, Michael Harris (2022-10-23). Sunday 10/23: Kickoff for World Dashiki Week 2022. indybay.org The African Outlet | 4942 3rd Street, San Francisco, CA 94124…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Car bomb explodes near hotel in Somalia. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — A car laden with explosives rammed into the gate of a hotel in the center of Somalia's port city of Kismayu followed by gunfire, a police officer and a resident said on Sunday.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iran interests in enhancing activities within IORA framework. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy Mehdi Safari said on Sunday that Iran is interested in enhancing activity within the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) framework.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on Oct. 23. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Sunday, October 23.

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-23). Friday 12/30: Author: Nigel Poor and Earlonne Woods moderated by Piper Kerman. indybay.org San Francisco Main Library | 100 Larkin St | San Francisco, CA 94102…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Funding riots, protests in western capitals useless. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Criticizing interfering claims of US Special Envoy for Iran, Mohammad Marandi stressed that funding riots, terror, and organizing protests in western capitals are useless.

Schools & Labor Against Privatization Ed Comm (2022-10-23). Thursday 10/27: 10/27 Building Solidarity and Education From The Port To The Schools & SF City Workers. indybay.org ILWU Local 10 Henry Schimdt Room | 400 North Point | San Francisco…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). JCPOA not Iran's foreign policy priority: MP. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Turning to the negotiations process, a member of the Iranian Parliament's National Security and Foreign Policy Commission said that Iran had announced a year ago that JCPOA is not first priority of its foreign policies.

Fellowship of Craft (2022-10-23). Saturday 12/3: Craneway Craft Fair – 51st Annual KPFA Holiday Benefit! indybay.org Alameda County Fairgrounds & Event Center, Building 'A' | 4501 Pleasanton Ave | Pleasanton, CA 94566…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-23). Iraqi, Kurdish forces detain 7 terrorists in Erbil, Kirkuk. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 23 (MNA) — Iraq's counterterrorism forces detained seven terrorist elements in Erbil, Sulaymaniyah and Kirkuk provinces on Sunday.

Alex Bainbridge (2022-10-23). Thousands rally for "Woman Life Freedom" in the Brisbane rain. greenleft.org.au The streets rang out with chants of "Be our voice", "Woman, Life, Freedom" and "One solution: revolution" as thousands marched through Brisbane rain on October 22, reports Alex Bainbridge.

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-23). Tuesday 12/13: Film: Belly of the Beast, Screening and Filmmaker Discussion. indybay.org [ONLINE] San Francisco Main Library…

Staff (2022-10-23). La tira de los lectores: Mi foto de la Crisis de Octubre. cubadebate.cu Hace unos días la convocamos y hoy regresa la Tira de los Lectores, dedicada a un acontecimieto que impactó profundamente a los cubanos hace seis décadas: la Crisis Octubre de 1962. Recuerda que puedes comunicarte con nosotros a través del correo comentacubadebate@gmail.com o mediante nuestros perfiles en redes sociales.

TeleSUR, lvm, JGN (2022-10-23). Presidente Fernández entrega 344 ambulancias en Argentina. telesurtv.net La ministra de Salud, Carla Vizzotti, comunicó que resulta crucial poder seguir trabajando nación, provincia y municipio, con una representación de distintos sectores.

Staff (2022-10-23). Fotografías ganadoras de los premios Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2022. cubadebate.cu El reino animal nunca deja de sorprendernos, sobre todo cuando lo miramos con la atención, el cariño y la empatía que merece. Quizás, precisamente por eso, nos gustan tanto las fotografías ganadoras de los premios Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2022, entregados por el Museo Nacional de Historia de Londres. Compartimos algunas de las imágenes con nuestros lectores.

Staff (2022-10-23). La Unión Eléctrica estima una afectación de 450 MW por déficit de capacidad de generación en el horario diurno. cubadebate.cu La Unión Eléctrica estima una afectación máxima de 450 MW por déficit de capacidad de generación en el horario diurno de hoy. Para el pico nocturno, se estima la entrada de la unidad 8 de la CTE Mariel con 70 MW, la unidad 1 de la CTE Santa Cruz con 65 MW, la recuperación de 90 MW en motores diésel.

TeleSUR, jaa -JDO (2022-10-23). Aumentan muertes relacionadas con huracán Fiona en Puerto Rico. telesurtv.net Del total de muerte confirmadas, dos fueron consecuencia directa del embate del fenómeno y 16 indirectas.

Staff (2022-10-23). El tiempo: Madrugada ligeramente fría en occidente y lluvias en la región oriental. cubadebate.cu Amanecerá parcialmente nublado y nublado ocasionalmente hacia zonas de la costa norte de la región central y oriental, con aisladas lluvias. Desde el final de la mañana se nublará desde Camagàºey hasta Guantánamo, con la ocurrencia de algunos chubascos y tormentas eléctricas, que llegarán a ser numerosos en el sur oriental durante la tarde.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-23). Gobierno de Bolivia instala mesa de diálogo con oposición de Santa Cruz. telesurtv.net El Gobierno de Bolivia propuso al Comité Interinstitucional del paro indefinido de Santa Cruz, adelantar el Censo Nacional para abril de 2024.

TeleSUR, JGN, JCM (2022-10-23). Roslyn evoluciona a huracán categoría 4 en camino hacia México. telesurtv.net La Conagua indicó que el fenómeno atmosférico registraba vientos máximos sostenidos de 140 kilómetros por hora con rachas de hasta 165 kilómetros por hora.

Staff (2022-10-23). Medicamentos "imprescindibles" en peligro de extinción: Cuando la industria pierde interés por un fármaco estratégico. cubadebate.cu El problema de la cadena de suministro es global y como tal lo estamos afrontando con nuestros socios europeos e internacionales. Hay principios activos que ya solo se producen en uno o dos lugares del mundo. Un problema en esa fábrica o en el medio de transporte que los distribuye repercute en todos los países.

Staff (2022-10-23). Parliamentarians from Venezuela and Colombia Meet in Cúcuta. orinocotribune.com This Friday, October 21, the binational meeting of Venezuelan and Colombian parliamentarians was held in the Colombian city of Cúcuta, Norte de Santander, near the border with Venezuela. In Cúcuta, the president of the National Assembly of Venezuela, Jorge Rodríguez, said that the most important issues being discussed are trade, transportation, complete opening of the border, and security. | He pointed out that parliamentarians from the two countries will address these issues together with mayors, governors, councilors, merchants, business owners, farmers and peasants from the border areas, in order to accompany…

TeleSUR, jaa, JDO (2022-10-23). Aumentan casos confirmados y muertes por cólera en Haití. telesurtv.net Trascendió que en la Prisión Civil de Puerto Príncipe se han identificado 271 casos sospechosos, 12 confirmados y 14 decesos por cólera.

TeleSUR, odr, YSM, JGN (2022-10-23). Unicef denuncia grave desnutrición en menores de edad en Pakistán. telesurtv.net Al menos 1 de cada 9 menores de cinco años sufre desnutrición aguda severa en las provincias afectadas por inundaciones.

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-10-23). Retornan a Venezuela 251 connacionales desde Perú. telesurtv.net La Cancillería venezolana afirmó que los ciudadanos retornaron después de haber manifestado su voluntad de hacerlo.

TeleSUR, jaa, JCM (2022-10-23). Soldados israelíes asesinan a joven palestino en Cisjordania. telesurtv.net El occiso fue identificado como Rabi Arafah Rabi, de 32 años, quien falleció luego de ser trasladado al hospital Darwish Nazzal de Qalquilia.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-10-23). Suspenden compra, venta y transferencia de armas de fuego en Canadá. telesurtv.net El primer ministro canadiense reiteró que las personas tampoco podrán ingresar al país armas de fuego recién adquiridas al país.

Staff (2022-10-23). °Arrancó la Liga Élite del Béisbol Cubano! cubadebate.cu Después de casi 15 días de atraso por la demora de la llegada al país de los uniformes de los atletas y parte de logística necesaria, arrancó este sábado la Liga Élite del Béisbol Cubano para beneplácito de los aficionados que aman este deporte.

Staff (2022-10-23). A dos semanas para las elecciones intermedias: EEUU øen la dirección equivocada? cubadebate.cu El 71% de los encuestados por la compañía Morning Consult considera hoy que Estados Unidos va en la dirección equivocada, cuando restan dos semanas para las elecciones intermedias del 8 de noviembre. Solo el 29% estima que la nación va por el camino correcto, en una tendencia que va en picada en este mes.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-10-23). Encuesta registra caída de popularidad del presidente francés. telesurtv.net El respaldo al presidente Emmanuel Macron descendió en un 7 por ciento, mientras que el de la premier decreció en un 10 por ciento.

Staff (2022-10-23). Entregan hoy a Giorgia Meloni el cargo de primer ministro de Italia. cubadebate.cu Durante un solemne acto conocido como Ceremonia de la Campana, el jefe de Gobierno saliente, Mario Draghi, entrega hoy su cargo a Giorgia Meloni como presidenta del Consejo de ministros de Italia, primera vez que una mujer asume ese puesto. El acto tendrá lugar este domingo en la sala de los Galeones del Palacio Chigi.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-10-23). Avión AN-2 procedente de Cuba aterriza en Florida, EE.UU. telesurtv.net Funcionarios del Aeropuerto Internacional de Miami no identificados notificaron que el avión llegó al Aeropuerto de Entrenamiento y Transición Dade-Collier.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-10-23). Gobierno de Bolivia denuncia que oposición de Santa Cruz rompió la mesa de diálogo sobre el censo. telesurtv.net El Ejecutivo no desistirá del diálogo acerca de la fecha de aplicación de la encuesta, prevista para 2024, sobre la base de consideraciones técnicas y no de otro tipo.

Staff (2022-10-23). Trump insinúa que se postulará para las presidenciales de 2024 y tacha a Nancy Pelosi de "loca" (+ Video). cubadebate.cu El exmandatario estadounidense Donald Trump insinuó que "probablemente" se vuelva a postular a las elecciones presidenciales de 2024, al mismo tiempo que tachó de "loca" a Nancy Pelosi, la presidenta de la Cámara de Representantes. Para que nuestro país vuelva a ser exitoso, seguro y glorioso, probablemente tendré que volver a hacerlo, dijo Trump.

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-10-23). Inundaciones dejan más de 2,8 millones de afectados en Nigeria. telesurtv.net Como consecuencia de las inundaciones en el país, estiman que 1,3 millones de personas han sido desplazadas.

Staff (2022-10-23). Exministro Rishi Sunak anuncia oficialmente su candidatura al liderazgo conservador británico. cubadebate.cu El exministro británico de Economía Rishi Sunak confirmó este domingo su candidatura a las primarias del Partido Conservador, formación en el poder, para sustituir a Liz Truss al frente de la formación y del Gobierno del Reino Unido. Al dar a conocer su candidatura en Twitter, Sunak afirmó que pretende unir al Partido Conservador.

Staff (2022-10-23). Dan a conocer ganadores del Concurso de Creación Eyeife 2022. cubadebate.cu El Festival Internacional de Música Electrónica Eyeife dio a conocer los ganadores del Concurso de Creación Eyeife 2022, una convocatoria abierta a todos los músicos, djs y productores residentes en Cuba hasta 35 años de edad, que resultó de amplia acogida entre los jóvenes del país, que debían enviar al menos un tema a la competición.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-10-23). Gobierno de México no concede permiso a planta de trasnacional Iberdrola. telesurtv.net No autoriza que una planta generadora que opera la empresa española siga vendiendo energía fuera de contrato a terceros.

TeleSUR, jaa, JGN (2022-10-23). FAO propone cambios en sistemas agroalimentarios. telesurtv.net La FAO apunta a que los encargados de formular políticas y los inversores deben tener claros sus movimientos y estar respaldados por datos científicos sólidos.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-10-23). Comité que investiga asalto al Capitolio cita a Trump a declarar. telesurtv.net El comité envió una carta a Donald Trump en la que resaltaron su papel central en un esfuerzo para anular los resultados de las elecciones presidenciales de 2020.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-23). Traoré jura como presidente de transición de Burkina Faso. telesurtv.net El Gobierno de transición hasta 2024 cuando se realicen elecciones generales estará compuesto por un primer ministro y un máximo de 25 ministros.

Staff (2022-10-23). Una Estrategia de los jóvenes y para los jóvenes. cubadebate.cu Con la presencia del Primer Secretario del Comité Central del Partido Comunista y Presidente de la República, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, sesionó este sábado el Pleno Extraordinario del Comité Nacional de esta Organización, donde quedó aprobada la Estrategia de la Unión de Jóvenes Comunistas para fortalecer su papel integral en el presente y en el futuro del país.

Staff (2022-10-23). Qué trae la prensa cubana, domingo 23 de octubre de 2022. cubadebate.cu

TeleSUR, lvm, JGN (2022-10-23). Defienden proyecto sobre comunidad LGBTIQ+ en Costa Rica. telesurtv.net Bajo el lema "No hay nada que curar", más de 130 organizaciones defensoras de los derechos humanos exigieron a los diputados suprimir lo que consideran tortura.

Staff (2022-10-23). Documental sobre la Tarea Vida de Cuba se proyectará en la Eurocámara. cubadebate.cu El Parlamento Europeo acogerá este 8 de noviembre la proyección del documental Tarea Vida de Cuba: Combatiendo el Cambio Climático, un material fílmico coproducido por la académica británica Helen Yaffe y que muestra una postura esperanzadora frente a un desafío acuciante de nuestro tiempo.

Staff (2022-10-23). Tasas vigentes en el mercado cambiario cubano este domingo 23 de octubre. cubadebate.cu Con el objetivo de mantener informados a sus lectores, Cubadebate comparte las tasas de cambio para diferentes divisas extranjeras vigentes este domingo 23 de octubre en el mercado cambiario del país.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-10-23). Presidente de Irán destaca crecimiento de exportaciones. telesurtv.net Valoró que tal resultado refleja la derrota propinada por el pueblo iraní a las sanciones impuestas por Occidente.

TeleSUR JDO (2022-10-23). Lula ratifica que formará un Gobierno representativo de Brasil. telesurtv.net Reitera que su Gobierno será más representativo de la sociedad brasileña e incorporará más mujeres, negros e indígenas.

Staff (2022-10-23). Sembrará Pinar del Río más de seis mil hectáreas de tabaco. cubadebate.cu Unas 6 300 hectáreas de tabaco plantarán los vegueros de Pinar del Río, provincia mayor productora de la hoja en Cuba, en la recién iniciada campaña 2022- 2023, la cual demandará de un esfuerzo superior debido al impacto del huracán Ian. Se sembrará todo el tabaco tapado previsto, afirman especialistas.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-10-23). Sesiona dirigencia de la Unión de Jóvenes Comunistas de Cuba. telesurtv.net Díaz-Canel subrayó que "ningún joven debe sentir que todo está hecho ya en la Revolución, sería un gran error. Cada generación tiene una épica sobre la cual levantar una heroicidad.

Staff (2022-10-23). Moscú lanza el primer satélite de su ambicioso proyecto Sfera. cubadebate.cu El programa Sfera es un sistema global de comunicación multifuncional, anunciado por el presidente ruso, Vladímir Putin, en el 2018. Para el 2030, se espera que 638 satélites sean puestos en órbita, entre ellos 334 de comunicaciones, 249 de teledetección y 55 de navegación.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-10-23). Giorgia Meloni jura como nueva primera ministra de Italia. telesurtv.net Meloni juró como la primera mujer jefa del Gobierno en 76 años, cuyo partido Hermanos de Italia tiene raíces en el neofascismo italiano heredero de Benito Mussolini.

Staff (2022-10-23). President Maduro Praises Communal Power Work in Las Tejerías and Maracay Recovery. orinocotribune.com This Saturday, October 22, the president of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, highlighted the work carried out by community leaders in the recovery of Las Tejerías and El Castaño in Maracay, Aragua state, areas that have been heavily affected by torrential rains. | "Everything that the women leaders are doing for the recovery of Las Tejerías and El Castaño, the community leaders, the UBChs, and the cooks of the country is wonderful," President Maduro wrote on Twitter. "I like that spirit of battle that flourishes in the women of our country. We are moved by love for Venezuela!" | Es maravilloso todo lo que hacen las lid…

Anonymous103 (2022-10-22). Dozens Of Civilians Wounded As A Result Of Ukrainian Shelling Of Market In Russian Belgorod Region. southfront.org On the morning of October 22, the Armed Forces of Ukraine shelled the town of Schebekino in the Russian border…

Connor Freeman (2022-10-22). EU Will Provide Kiev With 1.5 Billion Euros Per Month Next Year. news.antiwar.com European Union Commission President Ursula von der Leyen announced that the bloc would give Kiev 18 billion euros next year while it continues fighting Russia, Reuters reported on Friday.The latest pledge was made during the second day of the EU leaders' summit in Brussels, where further support for Ukraine is being discussed. According to von …

____ (2022-10-22). U.S. CDC warns of respiratory syncytial virus outbreak in children. ecns.cn Latest data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show cases of Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV), a common respiratory virus, are spiking in the Untied States.

Anonymous103 (2022-10-22). Non-Aligned Countries Mobilize To Demand US Answers About Military Biolabs. southfront.org Click to see full-size imageWashington violated international law by conducting illegal biological research. | Written by Gradually, international society is mobilizing to demand answers from the US about its involvement in criminal scientific activities. On October 18, Belarus, Venezuela, Zimbabwe, China, Cuba, Nicaragua, Syria, and Russia invoked the Artic…

____ (2022-10-22). Developing world looks to China's ongoing success. ecns.cn China's modernization provides an example and model for the developing world, said Pakistan's ambassador to the United Nations.

____ (2022-10-22). 20th CPC National Congress concludes. ecns.cn The week-long 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) concluded on Saturday in Beijing.

_____ (2022-10-22). Media Narratives Shield Landlords From A Crisis Of Their Own Making. popularresistance.org As landlords continue their relentless pursuit of profits, and politicians allow pandemic-era eviction moratoriums to expire, the human toll of a fundamentally brutal housing system is arguably more visible than ever—particularly in America's largest cities. | Much of corporate media's coverage of the deepening housing crisis, however, focuses on what are presented as three great evils: that landlords of supposedly modest means are being squeezed; that individuals and families living without homes destroy the aesthetics of cities; and that, in line with the most recent manufactured panic over violent crime,…

_____ (2022-10-22). How The Pro-Ukraine NAFO Troll Operation Crowd-Funds War Criminals. popularresistance.org Whether they know it or not, anyone who has checked Twitter for recent coverage of the Ukraine proxy war has likely encountered at least one of the thousands of trolls that comprise NAFO, or the "North Atlantic Fellas Organization." Thanks to the efforts of NAFO and its "fellas," any journalist or prominent figure critical of Ukraine or NATO on Twitter is likely to receive hundreds of replies accusing them of being paid by Russian President Vladimir Putin (or even performing fellatio on him) from accounts with Shiba Inu dog avatars. | Since its inception several months ago, NAFO has earned gushing praise from the…

_____ (2022-10-22). The Fight Against Inflation Doesn't Have To Be Rich-People Friendly. popularresistance.org The world's central bankers, almost without exception, are now busy swinging sledgehammers. Only whopping interest-rate hikes, they're preaching, can pound down inflation's rising prices. | In the United States, the Federal Reserve has so far this year raised the nation's benchmark interest rate by three points, something that hasn't happened since the 1980s, and still more rate hikes, the Fed pledges, are coming. | These interest-rate boosts, the central banker reasoning goes, will slow the economy, deflate consumer demand, and get prices shrinking. The downside? Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell is readily ac…

_____ (2022-10-22). China Plans New Era Of Revolution. popularresistance.org On 21 October 2022, Friends of Socialist China co-editors Danny Haiphong and Carlos Martinez joined Multipolarista editor Ben Norton to discuss the CPC's 20th National Congress, currently drawing to a close in Beijing. | In the 90-minute stream embedded below, the three discuss some of the key themes emerging from the Congress, including the pursuit of China's Second Centenary Goal ("building a great modern socialist country that is prosperous, strong, democratic, culturally advanced, harmonious and beautiful"), common prosperity, ecological civilization, whole-process people's democracy, and the need for self-re…

_____ (2022-10-22). Despite Record Profits, Rail Companies Reject Union's Demand For Sick Leave. popularresistance.org A statement from the United States' major freight rail companies left railroad workers feeling increasingly "disenfranchised and undervalued," according to one labor organizer, as the National Carriers' Conference Committee rejected a proposal from the third largest rail workers union which called for just seven days of paid sick leave per year. | While claiming "the health, safety, and wellbeing of rail employees is a top priority for all railroads," the NCCC said it would not accept the proposal from the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees Division (BMWED), which was introduced last week. | The BMWED ha…

_____ (2022-10-22). Amy's Kitchen Workers Protested Their Working Conditions. popularresistance.org Organic convenience foods brand Amy's Kitchen maintains a carefully constructed image of ethical consumption and saving the planet, one vegan frozen burrito at a time. The company is owned by the Berliner family, and its website makes much out of being a small, family-owned business, with pictures of the founders joyfully making pot pies and surfing. | "We choose what's best for our customers, our farmers, our employees and our planet," the website reads. "It's a tall order, but we wouldn't have it any other way." | But Amy's has been under fire the past year as startling labor practices have come to light. | On…

_____ (2022-10-22). Court Finds Extinction Rebellion Scientists Not Guilty For Action At BEIS. popularresistance.org Five Scientists for Extinction Rebellion on trial for criminal damage have been acquitted by a magistrates' court in London. Dr Stuart Capstick, an environmental social scientist, Dr Abi Perrin, a biologist, Emma Smart, an ecologist, Dr Aaron Thierry, an earth-system scientist and Dr Caroline Vincent, a retired scientist and consultant, were facing a charge of criminal damage to the value of £2,000. | They were part of a group of nine scientists who pasted scientific papers, used chalk spray and glued themselves to the windows of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) in an act o…

_____ (2022-10-22). Swapping Stories At The Alabama Troublemakers School. popularresistance.org Numerous unions and organizations were represented, with the Communications Workers (CWA) and Raise Up the South in particular showing up in a big way. There were some familiar faces from the Professional and Technical Employees, Hometown Action, the Mine Workers, Retail and Department Store Union, Birmingham Democratic Socialists of America, Starbucks Workers United, United Campus Workers, and more. | In how many other spaces will you find worker-led discussion and workshops with participants ranging from line cooks to rocket scientists in the same room? Folks from call centers to coal mines were learning from e…

_____ (2022-10-22). Biden Has An 'Off-Ramp' On Ukraine. popularresistance.org A Rose has bloomed In the Blinken/Sullivan/Biden desert of ideas on Ukraine. I refer to Rose Gottemoeller, 69, who was Under Secretary of State for Arms Control during the Obama/Biden second term and knows much more about the real world than the boys Biden has in the back room (if I may risk damning her with faint praise). | Looking for adults in the room? Gottemoeller could be the woman of the hour, if Biden's ivy-mantled advisers would stop preening, sit down, and listen. Writing in The Financial Times two weeks ago, Gottemoeller referred to the "quiet bargain" that ended the Cuban missile crisis of exactly 60…

Roger Stoll (2022-10-22). 55% of Humanity Does Not Reject the Accession to Russia of Donetsk, Kherson, Luhansk and Zaporizhzhia. dissidentvoice.org On October 12, 2022, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) passed a resolution rejecting the accession to Russia of Donetsk, Kherson, Luhansk and Zaporizhzhia regions in Ukraine. The resolution is titled, "Territorial Integrity of Ukraine: Defending the Principles of the Charter of the United Nations." It reads, in part: [The UNGA] Declares that the unlawful …

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Russia urges UN to prevent Ukraine's 'terrible provocation'. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Kiyv's forces are firing over 100 missiles daily, aiming at a power plant in Kherson Region, Moscow's UN envoy says…

Anonymous669 (2022-10-22). Houthis Claim Responsibility For Drone Attack On Yemeni Oil Terminal, Say It Was Warning. southfront.org Brig. Gen. Yahya al-Sari', the military spokesman of the Houthis. | The Houthis (Ansar Allah) have official claimed responsibility for the The group attacked the oil terminal with two suicide drones. The attack took place as a Greek-owned oil tanker, Nissos Kea, was approaching the terminal. Both…

Staff (2022-10-22). Russia rejects claims of Tehran providing drones to Moscow. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Allegations by Kyiv and Western countries that Iran is providing unmanned aerial vehicles to Russia are fake news, Russian Permanent Representative to the United Nations Vasily Nebenzya said at a UN Security Council meeting.

Staff (2022-10-22). 'Martyr Bagheri' vessel to be equipped with drone, missile. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — The Commander of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy said that about 60 drones can fly from the 'Martyr Bagheri' vessel's deck.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Western countries in dire need of JCPOA: MP. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Turning to the process of negotiations on the removal of anti-Iran sanctions, a lawmaker at the Iranian Parliament said that Western countries need Iran's nuclear deal, aka known as JCPOA, direly.

Anonymous103 (2022-10-22). Military Situation In Southern Ukraine On October 22, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org

Anonymous103 (2022-10-22). Military Situation In Eastern Ukraine On October 22, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org

M. K. Bhadrakumar (2022-10-22). Ukraine war is 'Biden's war' now. mronline.org The most obvious explanation to the mysterious air dash of the UK Defence Minister Ben Wallace to Washington on Tuesday could be that he was canvassing for the support of the Biden Administration for his pitch to succeed Liz Truss as Britain's next prime minister.

Anonymous103 (2022-10-22). Military Situation In Ukraine On October 22, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org Russian forces struck targets in the Kiev region; | Russia struck Ukrainian energy facilities in the Odessa region with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck Ukrainian energy facilities in the Rivne region with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck Ukrainian energy facilities in the Khmelnytskyi region with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck Ukrainian energy facilities in the Kropivnitsky region with high-precision missiles; | On October 21, Russia struck the…

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). VIDEO: Moment when Ukrainian fighter destroys Russian missile. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Footage shows the confrontation between the Ukrainian fighter and the Russian cruise missile.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Two killed in Ukraine strikes in Russia's Belgorod region. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Two civilians were killed in Ukraine attacks on Russia's southern Belgorod region, regional governor Vyacheslav Gladkov said Saturday.

Scorinoco (2022-10-22). Russia Looking to Reduce Diplomatic Presence in West, Foreign Minister Lavrov Says. orinocotribune.com Russia may pull back on its diplomatic efforts in the West, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told new ministry recruits on Tuesday, October 18, citing the increasingly open hostility faced by Russian diplomats and the need to focus on building and expanding relationships in the rest of the world. | "People work in conditions that can hardly be called human," Lavrov said, referring to the "constant problems, constant threats" that diplomats are suffering. He added that there is "no point" in maintaining the same level of diplomatic presence in the West. | "Countries in Asia, Africa, and Latin America, on the contrar…

JANET (2022-10-22). Major escalation against Russia in Crimea/ Kiev, the EU and NATO take world to the edge. iacenter.org October 21, 2022 By Fadi Kassem, Georges Gastaud and Aymeric Monville This statement, by three leaders in the PRCF (Pole for Communist Renaissance, France), was published Oct. 9. Translation: International Acton Center Attack on the bridge from mainland Russia to Crimea: An explosive charge placed in a vehicle or under the apron explodes at the passage of a fuel train, destroying three spans 64-meters-long on the lanes with traffic flowing north. The railway bridge, which also houses pipelines, was not seriously affected, despite the fire burning several tank cars. Whatever its modus operandi, the terrorist attac…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-10-22). Russia's Homage to Nord Stream Pipelines. libya360.wordpress.com M. K. BHADRAKUMARWho stands to gain? First pictures of Nord Stream pipeline show 50 metre hole after "powerful explosions" confirming sabotage. David Brinkley, the legendary American newscaster with a career that spanned an amazing fifty-four years from World War II once said that a successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with…

Anonymous103 (2022-10-22). Military Situation In Syria On October 22, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org On October 20, the Russian Ministry of Defense recorded no hostilities and ceasefire violations in the Idlib region in the past 24 hours; | On October 20, artillery of Turkish-backed forces shelled SAA positions in the Shathah village; | On October 20, SAA artillery shelled positions of Turkish-backed forces in Maarat Blit village; | On October 19, Syrian President Bashar Assad met with a delegation of leaders and representatives of Palestinian groups, including Khalil…

Pepe Escobar (2022-10-22). Xi's Keynotes from the 20th Congress of the Communist Party of China. orinocotribune.com By Pepe Escobar Oct 18, 2022 | What drives China and Russia is that sooner rather than later they will be ruling the Heartland. | President Xi Jinping's 1h45min speech at the opening of the 20th Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing was an absorbing exercise of recent past informing near future. All of Asia and all of the Global South should carefully examine it. | The Great Hall was lavishly adorned with bright red banners. A giant slogan hanging in the back of the hall read, "Long Live our great, glorious and correct party." | Another one, below, functio…

Editor (2022-10-22). EU confesses 'our prosperity was based on China & Russia': Cheap energy, low-paid labor, big market. mronline.org EU foreign-policy chief Josep Borrell confessed the West's neoliberal economic model was "based on cheap energy coming from Russia," "access to the big China market," and low-paid Chinese workers. Europe has now lost that, and is thus in crisis.

____ (2022-10-22). And They Huff, And They Puff… smoothiex12.blogspot.com Larry posted yesterday a very good description of CIA in relation to modern Russia and what load of malarkey all those "reputable" spooks provide on Putin and Russians:

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Russia largest foreign investor in Iran's oil industry in H1. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Statistics showed that $2.7 billion worth of foreign investment made in the Iranian oil and gas sector in first half of the current Iranian year of 1401 (from Mar. 22 to Sep. 22), the total of which belongs to Russia…

Anonymous669 (2022-10-22). U.S. Spy, Communication Aircraft Spotted Flying Near Russian Bases In Syria. southfront.org A USAF RC-135V/W Rivet Joint disconnects from a USAF KC-10 Extender after receiving fuel near Iraq on Dec. 5, 2016. By Senior Airman Tyler Woodward. | On October 22, an RC-135W Rivet Joint reconnaissance and an E-11A communication relay aircraft of the United States Air Force (USAF) were was spotted by aviation observers while conducting an unusual mission near Syria's border. | Both aircraft flew off the coast of Syria and Lebanon for several hours. While the E-11A stayed over the Eastern Mediterranean,…

Anonymous669 (2022-10-22). Syria Security Operation In Daraa Continue With Destruction Of ISIS Hideouts (Photos). southfront.org The Russian-backed Syrian security operation against ISIS cells in the town of Jasim in the western Daraa countryside is still ongoing. | On October 22, local fighters taking part in the operation blew up three hideouts of ISIS cells in the town. The first and second hideouts were a farm and a house owned by the terrorist group's local leader Abu Abdul Rahman al-Iraqi, who was killed five days ago, while the third one was the house of the group's local security commander Abu Zaid Sbeina…

JANET (2022-10-22). Typhoon rips through Western Alaska exposing high cost of climate change. iacenter.org By Paddy Colligan October 6, 2022 A New York Times weekly news quiz Sept. 9 asked which of these climate disasters happened this summer: floods in Pakistan; drought in China; heat wave on the U.S. West Coast; wildfires in Europe; or all of the above. To these are added September's disasters: historic hurricanes in the Caribbean and the southeast U.S. and Typhoon Merbok in Alaska. And the season has just begun. The destructive remnants of Typhoon Merbok are a recent example of an unexpectedly catastrophic weather phenomenon. Typhoon aftermath Merbok formed in cold waters off Japan; it regained power and moisture a…

SouthFront5 (2022-10-22). Key Shifts In China's Political Leadership. Beijing Validated Its Way To US-free World Order. southfront.org The 20th Communist Party Congress was held in China: more than 2,000 delegates from all over the country attended the meeting. The Party Congress adopted a series of landmark decisions on the further development of Chinese society on the basis of "21st century Marxism with Chinese characteristics".The CPC General Secretary Xi Jinping: "People's security as our ultimate goal, political security as our fundamental task, economic security as our foundation, military, technological, cultural, and soc…

Dongsheng News (2022-10-22). 20th CPC National Congress Report. dissidentvoice.org This week's News on China in 2 minutes. ‚Ä¢ 20th CPC National Congress report ‚Ä¢ China's EV battery supplies to the US ‚Ä¢ Rice growing in salty, alkaline soil ‚Ä¢ Physical growth of rural children in a decade…

JANET (2022-10-22). Back to the streets! Say NO to U.S. wars! iacenter.org By Minnie Bruce Pratt October 18, 2022 The United National Antiwar Coalition issued the call "Back to the streets! Say NO to U.S. wars!" for Oct. 15-22, and growing protests of people answered. UNAC's goal is to "unify in collective action against the major perpetrator of war and injustice in the world: the U.S. government, along with its allies and proxies. (unacpeace.org) Organizer Richie Merino, Bronx Anti-war Coalition, rallies the crowd outside the U.S. Recruiting Center on Fordham Road, Oct. 15. (Photo Credit: WW Sue Harris The actions targeted U.S. aggression anywhere and everywhere — against China,…

Dongsheng News (2022-10-22). What is China's Political System? dissidentvoice.org The 20th Congress of the Communist Party of China is currently taking place and Dongsheng will be publishing a series of videos in order to better understand this political event. China is at the center of the world's economy and geopolitics, however little is known about its internal politics. So, what is China's political system? …

____ (2022-10-22). 20th CPC National Congress begins closing session. ecns.cn The 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) started its closing session at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Saturday.

____ (2022-10-22). Slides installed on office building in southwest China's Sichuan. ecns.cn An office building in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan Province, has become popular on the Internet because of a series of slides installed on it. The six-floor building was renovated in 1982. It looks green as each floor grows plants.

____ (2022-10-22). China remains committed to following its own path on human rights. ecns.cn China remains committed to following its own path on human rights, and will not accept any condescending lecturing. China opposes the politicization of issues related to human rights, according to Vice Foreign Minister Ma Zhaoxu.

____ (2022-10-22). CPC elects new Central Committee, new Central Commission for Discipline Inspection. ecns.cn The 20th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and the 20th CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection have been elected at the closing session of the 20th CPC National Congress on Saturday.

____ (2022-10-22). Resolution on 19th CPC Central Committee report adopted at 20th CPC National Congress. ecns.cn The 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Saturday passed a resolution endorsing the report of the 19th CPC Central Committee.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). 5 Indian soldiers killed in helicopter crash. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Five Indian army soldiers were killed when their helicopter crashed near the country's border with China, the defense ministry said Saturday.

____ (2022-10-22). China sweeps three golds at FINA Diving World Cup. ecns.cn China collected three golds and one sliver here on Friday at FINA Diving World Cup as teen stars Quan Hongchan and Chen Yuxi clinched their first World Cup gold.

____ (2022-10-22). List of alternate members of 20th CPC Central Committee. ecns.cn The following is a list of the 171 alternate members of the 20th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) elected at the closing session of the 20th CPC National Congress on Saturday…

____ (2022-10-22). New CPC leadership to meet press on Sunday. ecns.cn Members of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the 20th Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee will meet the press on Sunday after they are elected at a plenary meeting on the same day.

____ (2022-10-22). Highlights of foreign congratulatory messages on 20th CPC National Congress. ecns.cn Political party leaders worldwide have congratulated the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and General Secretary Xi Jinping of the committee on the convening of the 20th CPC National Congress.

____ (2022-10-22). Xi Jinping presiding over 20th CPC National Congress closing session. ecns.cn Xi Jinping is presiding over the closing session of the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Saturday.

____ (2022-10-22). China envoy denounces rights smears. ecns.cn A Chinese envoy on Thursday firmly refuted groundless accusations on China's human rights, saying the world does not need condescending remarks or the politicization of human rights.

____ (2022-10-22). China cracks down on 170,000 cases of environment-related fraud since 2015. ecns.cn China has dealt with over 170,000 cases since the new environmental law took effect in 2015.

____ (2022-10-22). Diplomatic relations established with nine countries that formerly had so-called 'diplomatic ties' with China's Taiwan region. ecns.cn China has now established diplomatic relations with nine countries that formerly had so-called "diplomatic ties" with the country's Taiwan region, according to Vice Foreign Minister Ma Zhaoxu.

____ (2022-10-22). They Say: China will become pivotal in changing, uncertain world. ecns.cn

____ (2022-10-22). Resolution on work report of 19th Central Commission for Discipline Inspection adopted at CPC congress. ecns.cn The 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Saturday passed a resolution on the work report of the 19th CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection.

____ (2022-10-22). Resolution on Party Constitution amendment adopted at 20th CPC National Congress. ecns.cn The 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Saturday passed a resolution on an amendment to the CPC Constitution.

____ (2022-10-22). Three Chinese breaking dancers advance to top 32 in World Breaking Championship. ecns.cn Team China's B-girl Liu Qingyi, Guo Pu and B-boy Shang Xiaoyu qualified for the top 32 of the 2022 WDSF World Breaking Championship on Friday.

____ (2022-10-22). Haroon Sharif: China will become pivotal in changing, uncertain world. ecns.cn The world is in a state of great uncertainty and China can play a very critical role in dealing with various challenges, said former Minister of State of Pakistan Haroon Sharif, while giving an interview with China News Network about the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China.

____ (2022-10-22). List of members of 20th CPC Central Committee. ecns.cn The following is a list of the 205 members of the 20th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) elected at the closing session of the 20th CPC National Congress in Beijing on Saturday…

____ (2022-10-22). List of members of 20th CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection. ecns.cn The following is a list of the 133 members of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection of the Communist Party of China (CPC) elected at the closing session of the 20th CPC National Congress on Saturday…

____ (2022-10-22). China will become pivotal in changing, uncertain world: Haroon Sharif. ecns.cn

Vijay Prashad (2022-10-22). The Last Thing Haiti Needs Is Another Military Intervention. dissidentvoice.org GeÃÅlin Buteau (Haiti), Guede with Drum, ca. 1995. At the United Nations General Assembly on 24 September 2022, Haiti's Foreign Minister Jean Victor Geneus admitted that his country faces a serious crisis, which he said 'can only be solved with the effective support of our partners'. To many close observers of the situation unfolding in …

Allen Forrest (2022-10-22). 75th Anniversary of Nuremberg Code. dissidentvoice.org I have no doubt that the C19 shots are our modern holocaust, which will cost more human lives than WW2. The implementation of Agenda 2030 is rapidly accelerating. Many people stand on the sidelines and do nothing. They just say "wake me up when this is over". Their inaction contributes to the rapid, insidious …

Staff (2022-10-22). Phillies toma ventaja sobre los Padres dos juegos a uno. cubadebate.cu Kyle Schwarber inauguró el encuentro con un homerun más, Jean Segura compensó un error que derivó en una carrera bateando un sencillo que significó la ventaja, y los Phillies de Philadelphia se impuso el viernes 4-2 sobre Los Padres de San Diego, para colocarse arriba 2-1 en la Serie de Campeonato de la Liga Nacional.

JANET (2022-10-22). University owes Black community reparations. iacenter.org By Betsey Piette October 19, 2022 Philadelphia For weeks, students at the University of Pennsylvania have joined residents facing eviction from the University City Townhomes to demand the Ivy League university use some of its $20.7 billion endowment to save the low-income residents' homes. UPenn, they point out, played an historic role in gentrifying the Black communities in West Philadelphia, once known as the Black Bottom, where UC Townhomes is located. Students and Townhomes residents disrupt UPenn convocation Aug. 29, 2022. Credit: Joe Piette Nearly 70 families face eviction at the end of 2022, as the propert…

Michael Waldman (2022-10-22). In America, Democracy Can Simply Be Bought by the Billionaires. commondreams.org Citizens United lets billionaires set the terms of debate.

Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan (2022-10-22). Medicare for All Remains Best Cure for Sick Healthcare System. commondreams.org This broken system consumes hundreds of billions of dollars annually and should be central in every election debate.

Anjoulie Woodhead (2022-10-22). Hundreds of Billions in New Lending on the Table at Cote d'Ivoire Gathering. indybay.org World Development Banks Meet for Third Annual Summit…

JANET (2022-10-22). French workers resist increasing exploitation. iacenter.org By G. Dunkel October 21, 2022 France is in turmoil: Gasoline shortages affect more than 60% of households; inflation is increasing; oil company profits are off the charts. At the France Unbowed Party's rally, Paris, Oct. 16, the sign reads 'Our lives are worth more than your profits.' The pay of oil company executives has jumped 52%, but the bosses bitterly resist raising production worker salaries by 10%. While many European countries have had strikes and protests, France is where hundreds of thousands of workers have taken to the streets. The oil refinery strikes began Sept. 27 and are now in their third week.

JANET (2022-10-22). Britain: Rail strikes challenge inflation and job cuts. iacenter.org By Betsey Piette October 14, 2022 British railway workers demanding wage increases to keep pace with decades-high inflation have spearheaded a wave of industrial job actions across that country since this summer. British rail workers strike, Oct. 5. Their strikes brought a nearly complete shutdown of the rail network, coupled with a national strike by 115,000 postal workers and industrial actions at the country's largest ports in Liverpool and Felixstowe on Oct. 5. The rail unions have been staggering and dividing industrial actions since July, with demands targeting assaults on pay, jobs, and terms and condition…

Editor (2022-10-22). How Corporations 'Get Away With Murder' To Inflate Prices on Rent, Food and Electricity. scheerpost.com Antitrust expert Hal Singer shows how big businesses in certain industries are taking advantage of inflation worries to jack up prices far beyond their cost increases, all the while raking in robber-baron profits.

____ (2022-10-22). Moody's cuts UK outlook to 'negative' over political turmoil. ecns.cn Ratings agency Moody's on Friday lowered the United Kingdom's outlook to "negative" from "stable" over ongoing political turmoil, weaker growth prospects and high inflation.

____ (2022-10-22). U.S. adjusts tax rules to curb skyrocketing inflation. ecns.cn The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced it would adjust many tax rules in a bid to curb skyrocketing inflation.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-10-22). Sudan: The Military Push for an Agreement that Grants Them Immunity Reduces the Prospects for Peace. libya360.wordpress.com The agreement provides for the appointment of a non-military Head of state, and a prime minister chosen by civilians in exchange for immunity from prosecution The chances of ending the political crisis are minimal because negotiations took place between parts of civilian and military components and there are disagreements between armies and military entities While…

WSWS (2022-10-22). Condemn brutal Sri Lankan police attack on student demonstration! wsws.org The ongoing police attacks on student demonstrations are another indication that the Wickremesinghe government will use its repressive powers to crush all those opposing its IMF austerity measures.

Ed Rampell (2022-10-22). 75th Anniversary of the Hollywood Blacklist Takes on Added Significance With Escalation of New Cold War. covertactionmagazine.com Let's Hope History Does Not Repeat This month marks the 75th anniversary of the start of the Hollywood Blacklist. On October 27, 1947, screenwriter John Howard Lawson, the first member of what came to be known as the "Hollywood Ten," testified before the House Committee on Un-American Activities (HUAC). The contentious, testy testimony before a …

Ricardo Gomez (2022-10-22). YOU LOVE TO SEE IT: An Immigration Detention Profiteer Faces The Music. levernews.com Good things are happening! A group of formerly detained immigrants can advance a lawsuit against a private corporation that operates detention facilities, while the president moved forward with "the single, biggest thing the Biden Administration can do on its own without Congress to improve the accessibility and affordability of health coverage." The largest federation of unions in the country, meanwhile, is finally pouring money into new worker organizing efforts, while indigenous tribes are recovering thousands of ancestral remains from universities that stole them.All this and much more in this week's editi…

Anonymous669 (2022-10-22). More Than Two Dozen Israeli Attacks Targeted Syria This Year So Far. southfront.org An Israeli F-16 fighter jet en route to an exercise in Germany in an undated photograph. (Israel Defense Forces) | Israel stepped up its military operations against Syria this year, launching more than two dozen attacks on the war-torn country. | So far, there have been at least 26 confirmed Israeli attacks on Syria's southern, western, central and northern regions. Military bases, research centers and civilian facilities were targeted during the attacks, which claimed the lives of m…

_____ (2022-10-22). India exhibits its state-of-the-art weapons. journal-neo.org The 12th International Defense Exhibition DefExpo 2022 opened on October 18 in the western Indian state of Gujarat. Defense ministers from 25 countries are expected to attend the exhibition, with representatives from 75 countries participating. The theme of the exhibition is "The Path to Pride," reflecting Republic Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intention to make India …

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-10-22). Ibrahim Traore Takes Over as Burkina Faso's Leader Amid Worsening Crisis and Anti-French Sentiment. libya360.wordpress.com Pavan Kulkarni Ibrahim Traore Captain Ibrahim Traore came to power after deposing his senior officer Lt. Col Paul-Henri Damiba in a military coup on September 30. He faces the challenge of rising attacks by Islamist groups which have taken over 40% of the country's territory 34-year-old Capt. Ibrahim Traore, who deposed his senior Lt. Col…

Dominique McGee (2022-10-22). Network Power Building Director. peoplesaction.org About People's Action/Institute People's Action Institute ( 1c3), and its 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 …

JANET (2022-10-22). All out for Mumia hearing Oct. 26. iacenter.org October 19, 2022 A hearing scheduled for Oct. 19 to determine whether Pennsylvania political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal will get a new trial on recently discovered evidence was rescheduled to Oct. 26 in Philadelphia's Criminal Justice Center. The following commentary explains what is at stake regarding new legal filings by attorneys for Mumia Abu-Jamal. It first appeared on the International Action website on Jan. 4, 2022. Mumia Abu-Jamal By Johanna Fernández Campaign to Bring Mumia Home In her novel "Their Eyes Were Watching God," Zora Neale Hurston wrote, "There are years that ask questions, and years that answer…

Rqorinoco (2022-10-22). 'The Time for Revolution Has Come': Uprisings in Haiti to Continue Until PM Henry Leaves. orinocotribune.com

Scorinoco (2022-10-22). US is Involved in More Than 30 Armed Conflicts Around the World. orinocotribune.com A study conducted by the Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft, a US think-tank founded in 2019, revealed that the United States is involved, indirectly, in 34 of the 46 armed conflicts currently going on in the world. | The

Scorinoco (2022-10-22). Bitter Ending for Guaidó: Venezuela Opposition Wants to End His 'Interim Presidency'. orinocotribune.com The Venezuelan opposition, more divided than ever and internationally isolated, wants to end the "interim government" of Juan Guaidó and remove him from leadership position. | Three of the four main parties of the opposition alliance Unitary Platform expressed their support for ending the "interim presidency" and stop recognizing Guaidó as Venezuela's "president in-charge." They have enough votes to get this decision approved, the Financial Times reported on Thursday, October 20, citing a senior figure in the opposition alliance. | The decision comes as 10 largest opposition parties in Venezuela have agreed to ho…

Robert Hunziker (2022-10-22). Virtual Power Brightens the Future. dissidentvoice.org Imagine the impact of a United States white-glove clean power system with costs benefits to individual homeowners in a Virtual Power Plant network (VPP) extending coast-to-coast with every household, en mass, involved in electrical power generation for the entire nation. It's coming. It's a future where everybody benefits as greenhouse gas emissions such as CO2 …

Ralph Nader (2022-10-22). What Could Donald Trump Be Thinking About the Democratic Party? dissidentvoice.org Imagine Donald Trump dining with two of his supposed political advisers. Being an advisor to Donald means you soak up Donald's political comments and feed them back to him. At this dinner, Donald was spouting off about the Democratic Party. "Hey guys, know why the GOP is ahead in the polls?" "Why?" the two advisors …

Editor (2022-10-22). U.S. police kill twice as many people every year as we've been told. mronline.org Most countries are far different from the U.S. when it comes to murderous police..

Anonymous103 (2022-10-22). The Essence of Xi Jinping's 20th National Congress Report. southfront.org

Ari Paul (2022-10-22). If Tulsi Gabbard Falls in the Woods, Should It Make a Sound? commondreams.org Given that Gabbard no longer has any position or particular role in the party to resign from, why is her change of party registration newsworthy at all?

Labor Video Project (2022-10-22). "Town Destroyers" & The Victor Arnautoff GWH Murals With Alan Snitow & Deborah Kaufman. indybay.org WorkWeek looks at the new film "Town Destroyers" by Deborah Kaufman and Alan Snitow. It is about the struggle over the Victor Arnautoff murals at George Washington High.

____ (2022-10-22). 'Insider dealing' uncovers 'money-dominated' U.S. democracy. ecns.cn New York Times reported that at least 97 current members of Congress are suspected of using inside information to buy and sold stock from 2019 to 2021.

____ (2022-10-22). AI-powered Chinese chess robot triumphs over grandmasters. ecns.cn SenseRobot, a physical artificial intelligence-powered robot, made Chinese chess history recently when it beat two professional human rivals, during a livestreamed event to an audience of 8 ,000.

Staff (2022-10-22). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on Oct. 22. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Saturday, October 22.

Anonymous669 (2022-10-22). HTS Infiltrated Northeastern Syria With Help From Turkey's Proxies. southfront.org Al-Qaeda-affiliated Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS), the de-facto ruler of the northwestern Syrian region of Greater Idlib, have infiltrated Turkish-occupied areas in the country's northeastern region with help from a large faction backed by Turkey, Syrian opposition activists revealed on October 21. | At least 100 militants of the terrorist group were reportedly deployed in northeastern Syria in the first week of October. The militants entered the region disguised as members of the Suleyman Shah Division, wh…

____ (2022-10-22). University students feel impressed by congress. ecns.cn It was Sunday but not an off day for Filip Filipovic, a master's student at the School of International and Public Affairs at Shanghai's Fudan University.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Plane carrying German McFit mogul crashed in Costa Rica coast. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Six people, apparently including a German business magnate, were feared dead Saturday after a small plane crashed into the Caribbean just off the Costa Rican coast.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Iran attorney general writes to Sweden on Nouri's case. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Iran's Prosecutor-General Mohammad Jafar Montazeri has penned a letter to his Sweden counterpart to protest the violations of the rights of Iranian citizen Hamid Nouri in Swedish jails.

____ (2022-10-22). Chinese drama film 'Home Coming' hits North American big screen. ecns.cn Chinese drama film "Home Coming" opened Friday in a limited theatrical release in North America.

Anonymous669 (2022-10-22). Explosions Reported At Key U.S. Base In Northeastern Syria Day After Israeli Attack (Video). southfront.org U.S. Marines with Weapons Company, 3rd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment provide security support during mission on Sept. 9, 2018, at an undisclosed location in Syria. (Cpl. Gabino Perez/Marine Corps) | Late on October 22, a series of explosions rocked the U.S.-led coalition Green Village base in the northeastern Syrian governorate of Deir Ezzor, according to different Syrian news sources. | Some sources said that a salvo of rockets hit the base, which is located within al-Omar oil fields in the southeaster…

WSWS (2022-10-22). Opposition of railroaders to Biden-brokered contract points to breakdown of bureaucratic control. wsws.org Six weeks after President Biden announced a deal to avert a railroad strike, the settlement is on the verge of collapse. There was "only" one obstacle which Biden, the railroads and union negotiators had not foreseen: the 120,000 US railroaders who rightfully see the deal as a massive sellout.

WSWS (2022-10-22). International Longshoremen's Association to resume of negotiations at Port of Mobile, preventing strike. wsws.org Less than 24 hour before a strike deadline, ILA Local 1410 agreed to a contract extension and federal mediation, blocking a walkout by 800 Port of Mobile dockworkers.

Editor (2022-10-22). Chelsea Manning's Book Further Complicates US Government's Case Against Julian Assange. scheerpost.com

Monica A. Bustinza (2022-10-22). Why Voting and Celebration Should Go Hand-in-Hand on College Campuses. commondreams.org All of it—both the festive and the more academic aspects of MDC's Campus Takeover celebrations—is based on the idea that voting is a cultural practice as much as any other facet of a community.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). PMU pounds 4 ISIL positions in E Iraq. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Iraq's Popular Mobilization Unit (PMU), also known as Hashd al-Sha'abi on Saturday announced that it has shelled 4 ISIL positions during the past two days.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Lake Urmia in northwest Iran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Located in West Azarbaijan province, Lake Urmia is considered the largest saltwater lake in Iran. Continuous declines in water flowing into the lake have caused a general decline in its surface area since 1995.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Iran FM congratulates Austrian counterpart on National Day. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister in a message on Saturday congratulated his Austrian counterpart, Alexander Schallenberg, on the occasion of National Day of Austria.

WSWS (2022-10-22). German chemical workers union agrees 15 percent real wage cut for 580,000 workers. wsws.org The chemicals workers settlement is the result of close cooperation between the trade unions, the big corporations and the German government.

____ (2022-10-22). Chinese experts' advice to help Pakistan in rehabilitation of flood-hit areas: official. ecns.cn Chairman of the National Disaster Management Authority of Pakistan (NDMA) Inam Haider Malik said his country would benefit from the advice of the visiting Chinese flood control expert group in the rehabilitation process of flood-hit people.

WSWS (2022-10-22). Official inquiry into Japanese ruling party's ties to right-wing cult. wsws.org The LDP's extensive links to the Unification Church only came into the public spotlight following the assassination of former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on July 8 in Nara.

WSWS (2022-10-22). International Longshoremen's Association to resume negotiations at Port of Mobile, preventing strike. wsws.org Less than 24 hour before a strike deadline, ILA Local 1410 agreed to a contract extension and federal mediation, blocking a walkout by 800 Port of Mobile dockworkers.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Iran, Pakistan stress producing joint cultural-artistic films. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Iranian and Pakistani culture ministers emphasized the need to produce cultural and artistic products jointly.

Melissa Byrne, Karen Dolan (2022-10-22). Here's the Status of Student Debt Relief as Applications Open. commondreams.org Contrary to some headlines, Biden didn't do an about-face on cancellation — but advocates should still push for more.

WSWS (2022-10-22). Australian rank-and-file groups call online public meeting: "Unite educators and health workers: Oppose the ending of COVID protection measures! Lives before profit!" wsws.org The Health Workers Rank-and-File Committee and the Committee for Public Education call on all workers, students and professional people to register for the November 20 online public meeting.

Staff (2022-10-22). IONS meeting held in Iran to strengthen Indian Ocean security. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — The third meeting of the Indian Ocean Naval Symposium (IONS) maritime security working group was held in Tehran with the participation of the member countries of the meeting.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Taliban says detained, killed several ISIL elements. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Afghan news sources, quoting Taliban officials, reported that several ISIL terrorists were detained and killed in the country.

____ (2022-10-22). Literally, The Gas Station… smoothiex12.blogspot.com

WSWS (2022-10-22). Boric orders violent police crackdown on anniversary of Chile's 2019 revolt. wsws.org At least 195 demonstrators were arrested at rallies on Tuesday, October 18 commemorating the third anniversary of the social explosion that shook Chile in 2019.

WSWS (2022-10-22). David O. Russell's Amsterdam and the 1933—34 "Business Plot" wsws.org It focuses attention on an important historical episode, but severely fails in its treatment of the event as well as its contemporary significance.

____ (2022-10-22). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on October 22. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Mehr news agency takes a look at the headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Saturday, October 22.

Editor (2022-10-22). Patrick Lawrence: Europe's Self Destruction. scheerpost.com

WSWS (2022-10-22). Diary of a socialist Amazon worker: Why we need democracy in the workplace. wsws.org "Diary of a socialist Amazon worker," is a column authored by Austin Bailey, a socialist-minded worker in his twenties, who has followed the World Socialist Web Site since 2016.

____ (2022-10-22). Gases found in asteroid Ryugu samples: Japanese scientists. ecns.cn Gases were discovered in the sample collected by Japan's Hayabusa2 space probe from the asteroid Ryugu, Japanese scientists said.

Staff (2022-10-22). FM Amir-Abdollahian meets Armenia National Assembly Speaker. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister who has traveled to Armenia, met and held talks with the Speaker of the National Assembly of Armenia, Alan Simonyan, on Saturday morning.

American Indian Resource Center at UCSC (2022-10-22). Saturday 11/5: Inherent Tribal Sovereignty in Practice: Government-to-Government Relationships in California. indybay.org Hybrid Event: Zoom or Horticulture 2 Meeting Hall (HORT 2) at UC Santa Cruz Arboretum, Arboretum Rd, Santa Cruz | Registration Links: linktr.ee/aircucsc

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Iran lifts visa requirements for Iraqi Kurdistan citizens. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — The general manager of Kurdistan Region Affairs of Iraq and Iran Abdullah Akerei has announced the cancellation of visas to enter the Islamic Republic of Iran starting tomorrow, Sunday.

WSWS (2022-10-22). January 6 House Select Committee subpoenas former President Donald Trump. wsws.org While it is unlikely he will ever appear, the committee is requesting Trump provide documents on November 4 and appear for testimony on November 14, after the midterm elections.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Blast targets Taliban security command in Takhar, kills 5. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — In an explosion in one of the buildings of the Taliban security command in Takhar province in Afghanistan, 5 people were killed, including an official of the group.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Bomb explosion in Afghanistan's Paktia leaves 4 causalities. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Four people were killed or wounded in a bomb explosion in Paktia Province in Afghanistan on Saturday afternoon.

WSWS (2022-10-22). Momentum builds for Will Lehman's campaign at GM Fairfax and Wentzville plants. wsws.org A leading member of the Railroad Workers Rank-and-File Committee joined supporters of United Auto Workers presidential candidate Will Lehman at the General Motors plant in Kansas City, before the campaign team moved on to St. Louis.

WSWS (2022-10-22). California judge rules Trump attorney involved in "a conspiracy to defraud the United States" wsws.org The judge has ordered former Trump lawyer John Eastman, whose pseudo-legalisms helped fuel the January 6 attack on the US Capitol, to turn over emails subpoenaed by the House Select Committee investigating the coup.

Angela (2022-10-22). Saturday 10/22: Free virtual screening of the documentary film "Homeland" indybay.org

Staff (2022-10-22). Syrian air defenses repel Israeli airstrikes over Damascus. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Syrian forces activated air defense systems late Friday after detecting "hostile targets" over Damascus, state media has reported.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Iran active diplomacy comes to fruition. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Iran's active diplomacy is now bearing fruit following the signing of over 100 documents and memoranda of understanding (MoUs) during Ebrahim Raeisi's tenure.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Amir-Abdollahian felicitates Kazakhstan Republic Day. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Iran's Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian in a congratulatory message to his Kazakh counterpart Mukhtar Tleuberdi felicitated Kazakhstan Republic Day.

Courtney Naquin (2022-10-22). Systemic Grid Failure Is Killing People in Louisiana. Voting Can Save Their Lives. commondreams.org The time is now to wean off fossil fuels and reduce transmission congestion in our grid, making room for renewable sources a clean and brighter future demand.

WSWS (2022-10-22). Workers Struggles: Asia, Australia and New Zealand. wsws.org India: Thousands of Punjab government administrative workers strike; Delhi Municipal Corporation sanitation workers strike indefinitely; Alumina refinery workers in Australia strike; New Zealand: Nurses, academics and SCG oil and gas workers strike for higher pay.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Amir-Abdollahian congratulates new Senegalese FM on post. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Iranian foreign minister has sent a message to AàØssata Tall Sall to congratulate her on the successful holding of the parliamentary elections in Senegal and her re-appointment as the foreign minister of the African country.

En.mehrnews (2022-10-22). Top Iranian officials meet to declare support for businesses. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — The heads of the executive, judicial and legislative branches of the Iranian government President Ebrahim Raeisi, Gholam-Hossein Mohseni-Eje'i and Mohammad Bagheri Ghalibaf held a regular meeting on Saturday.

Staff (2022-10-22). Representación cubana participa hoy en Festival Internacional Cervantino, en México (+ Video). cubadebate.cu En representación de Cuba, se presentan este 22 de octubre los artistas Alejandro Falcón, Rodrigo Sosa y Degnis Boffil con la propuesta musical Raíces en el Festival Internacional Cervantino. En la presentación incluirán temas de sus discos y una variedad de géneros como el danzón, rock, pop, la rumba y ritmos folclóricos de países latinoamericanos.

Staff (2022-10-22). El tiempo: Algunas lluvias en la mitad oriental. cubadebate.cu En la región occidental estará parcialmente nublado con escasas lluvias. En centro y oriente habrá predominio de nublado en la mañana con la ocurrencia de aisladas lluvias en localidades costeras; en la tarde se mantendrán los nublados con algunas lluvias y aisladas tormentas eléctricas desde Camagàºey hasta Guantánamo, aisladas en el resto de la región central.

Staff (2022-10-22). Que siga siendo recto el camino de lo aprobado. cubadebate.cu El primer ministro, Manuel Marrero Cruz, encabezó una reciente reunión con gobernadores e intendentes del país, que hizo diana en varias estrategias para impulsar programas priorizados y aumentar el rigor en el enfrentamiento a las ilegalidades.

Staff (2022-10-22). Detrás del telón: øExiste una industria de la música en Cuba? (+ Podcast). cubadebate.cu Este sábado levantamos el telón en este primer capítulo para conversar sobre la industria de la música en Cuba, sus principales deficiencias y fortalezas. Contamos en este podcast con la presencia de la musicóloga y experta en el tema, la Msc Gloria Ochoa y con el presidente de la Empresa de Grabaciones y Ediciones Musicales Egrem, Mario Escalona. °Qué comience el debate!.

Staff (2022-10-22). IV Copa Mundial Sub-23: Un consuelo para un final triste. cubadebate.cu Sin sorpresas transcurrió la última jornada para el equipo Cuba Sub-23 en la ronda de consuelo de la IV Copa Mundial de Béisbol con cita en Taiwán, al disponer del débil seleccionado de Sudáfrica con marcador de 9-0, en partido celebrado en el Duo-Lio Stadium. Fue el quinto triunfo consecutivo del elenco antillano, que pagó bien caras sus tres derrotas iniciales.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-10-22). Nombran a Giorgia Meloni como nueva primera ministra de Italia. telesurtv.net La ultraderechista tendrá que volver a reunirse con el presidente Sergio Matarella para proponer sus ministros,…

Staff (2022-10-22). El fracaso histórico de Liz Truss hunde el dogma neoliberal. cubadebate.cu Liz Truss se ha convertido en la primera ministra con el mandato más breve de la historia de Reino Unido. Llegó al poder para suceder a Boris Johnson —también forzado a dimitir tras una revuelta interna— y lo hizo encarnando el más puro dogma neoliberal y prometiendo una bajada de impuestos masiva en un contexto económico desfavorable…

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-22). Líbano supera umbral de los 200 casos de cólera. telesurtv.net El país acumula 220 enfermos en 29 localidades con mayor incidencia en las comunidades de Bebnine-Abdeh y Rihanieh.

Staff (2022-10-22). América Latina aumenta en 40% el empleo de criptomonedas respecto a 2021. cubadebate.cu América Latina se ha convertido en la segunda región del planeta donde más ha aumentado el uso de criptomonedas en comparación con el año anterior, según un nuevo informe de la empresa de investigación Chainanalysis.

Staff (2022-10-22). Cuba en el ojo del huracán de Washington. cubadebate.cu Esperé desesperadamente una llamada telefónica de mis amigos en Puerto Esperanza, un pequeño pueblo de pescadores en la costa norte de Pinar del Río. A través de una línea telefónica crepitante, mis amigos me dijeron que el huracán había arrancado los techos de sus casas y les había cortado el suministro eléctrico. Pero estaban a salvo. Lo que sigue para ellos y su recuperación de la pérdida y la devastación causada por el huracán es incierto bajo el peso de un bloqueo estadounidense.

Staff (2022-10-22). Fidel Castro: Un pueblo que no tembló en la Crisis de Octubre, ese pueblo no podrá ser jamás vencido. cubadebate.cu Se cumplen 60 años del aniversario de la Crisis de Octubre. Por esta razón el sitio web Fidel Soldado de las Ideas y Cubadebate comparte algunas ideas del Comandante en Jefe, Fidel Castro Ruz sobre este hecho histórico…

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-22). Comienza proceso para designar primer ministro de Reino Unido. telesurtv.net Los nominados el lunes defenderán su designación, exponiendo su programa en presentaciones a puerta cerrada.

Staff (2022-10-22). Concluye XX Congreso del Partido Comunista Chino: Ratifican rumbo pro desarrollo, equidad y coexistencia pacífica internacional. cubadebate.cu El cónclave ratificó la línea de la organización política gobernante pro desarrollo económico y planteó en sus conclusiones que "desde ahora, la tarea central del PCCh es unir y conducir al pueblo de las diversas etnias del país en la materialización del propósito de construir un Estado poderoso socialista y moderno".

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-22). Congreso peruano cita a canciller en medio de crisis política. telesurtv.net El canciller responderá 31 preguntas producto de la Moción de Orden del Día 4197 aprobada el pasado 13 de octubre.

Staff (2022-10-22). La Unión Eléctrica estima una afectación de 708 MW para el horario pico nocturno. cubadebate.cu La Unión Eléctrica estima que para el pico nocturno de este sábado exista una disponibilidad de 2 162 MW y una demanda máxima de 2 800 MW, para un déficit de 638 MW. De mantenerse las condiciones previstas, se pronostica una afectación de 708 MW en este horario, informó el organismo en su comunicado habitual.

Staff (2022-10-22). Ya no es ficción: Un auto volador sobrevuela el cielo de Dubai. cubadebate.cu n coche volador biplaza del futuro sobrevoló el cielo de Dubai durante Gitex 2022. Aunque el vuelo de prueba solo duró 90 segundos, según Liu Xinyin, especialista jefe en aviación de XPeng Aeroht, la tecnología está cerca de estar lista para su uso público, pero la normativa sobre los autos voladores aún está lejos.

Staff (2022-10-22). Un adiós a Eugenio Hernández Espinosa: El hermano mayor de los dramaturgos cubanos. cubadebate.cu La gran voz dramatúrgica de nuestra generación se instauró en el quehacer teatral profesional desde el estreno de esa clásica tragedia moderna que es "María Antonia". Luego, la plasmación de algunos de sus textos y guiones de cine, hablarían a las claras de la trascendencia de este predestinado que fue Eugenio Hernández Espinosa.

TeleSUR, YSM (2022-10-22). Prevén que tormenta Roslyn evolucione a huracán rumbo a México. telesurtv.net El temporal se ubica 305 kilómetros al sur de Manzanillo, Colima, y se desplaza a 11 kilómetros por hora.

Staff (2022-10-22). Qué trae la prensa cubana, sábado 22 de octubre de 2022. cubadebate.cu

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-22). Condenan a cuatro meses de prisión a exasesor de Donald Trump. telesurtv.net El exasesor trazó el plan de que Trump se declarara ganador la noche de las elecciones para crear confusión…

Staff (2022-10-22). Conozca las tasas vigentes en el mercado cambiario cubano este 22 de octubre. cubadebate.cu Con el objetivo de mantener a sus lectores informados, Cubadebate comparte las tasas de cambio para diferentes divisas extranjeras vigentes este sábado 22 de octubre en el mercado cambiario del país.

Staff (2022-10-22). Inició proceso de nominación de candidatos a delegados en Villa Clara. cubadebate.cu Con la celebración este viernes 21 de octubre de la asamblea de nominación de candidatos a delegados del Poder Popular en la circunscripción 54 del Consejo Popular Sakenaf-Caracatey, inició en la provincia de Villa Clara este importante proceso democrático, cuya primera vuelta de elecciones está prevista para el 25 de noviembre, y la segunda, para el 4 de diciembre, en los lugares que fuera necesario.

TeleSUR, gao, DRL (2022-10-22). Palestina denuncia ante ONU negativa de Israel a la paz. telesurtv.net En lo que va de año han muerto 175 palestinos por las incursiones militares de Israel en los territorios ocupados.

TeleSUR, AC, JGN (2022-10-22). øConoces las obras más emblemáticas de Gabriel García Márquez. telesurtv.net Por la repercusión de sus obras, Gabriel García Márquez se convirtió en uno de los paradigmas del periodismo como base para la creación literaria.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-22). Sectores económicos bolivianos rechazan paro en Santa Cruz. telesurtv.net El presidente Luis Arce destacó el compromiso de las organizaciones sociales, Pacto de Unidad y del MAS-IPSP.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-22). Ministros de Defensa de Rusia y EE.UU. dialogan sobre Ucrania. telesurtv.net La subsecretaria de prensa del Pentágono, Sabrina Singh, celebró el mantenimiento de una línea abierta de comunicación.

Staff (2022-10-22). La crisis, después de la crisis. cubadebate.cu Pareciera que la historia, en uno de sus ciclos recurrentes, estuviera destinada a otorgar a Cuba un protagonismo excepcional en momentos cruciales de la humanidad. Lo fue en 1898, cuando la isla sirvió de polígono experimental a la primera guerra imperialista por el reparto del mundo. También en 1962, durante la Crisis de Octubre.

TeleSUR, gao, SH (2022-10-22). Ataque ucraniano a la ciudad rusa de Jersón deja cuatro muertos. telesurtv.net Misiles Himars lanzados por Ucrania impactaron en una caravana de civiles que se evacuaba a través del puente Antonivka en la ciudad rusa de Jersón.

TeleSUR, YSM, MER (2022-10-22). Arriba a Venezuela el último grupo de tripulantes del avión de Emtrasur retenido en Argentina. telesurtv.net Este grupo de tripulantes, conformado por dos venezolanos y tres iraníes, es el último de los 19 que se encontraban en el avión.

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-22). Inicia nominación popular de candidatos a elecciones en Cuba. telesurtv.net Los delegados que integran las asambleas municipales se eligen en cada circunscripción mediante el voto libre…

Staff (2022-10-22). Desde el 24 de octubre hasta diciembre próximo quedará cerrada al tránsito vehicular una parte de la Carretera Central. cubadebate.cu

Staff (2022-10-22). Trump comparecerá ante la justicia estadounidense por asalto al Capitolio. cubadebate.cu La comisión de la Cámara de Representantes de Estados Unidos que investiga el asalto al Capitolio del 6 de enero de 2021 emitió formalmente una orden de comparecencia para el ex presidente Donald Trump, quien, según los legisladores, "orquestó personalmente" un esfuerzo coordinado para anular los resultados de la elección de 2020.

Staff (2022-10-22). Aguacero: Una lluvia de cultura, juventud y redes sociales. cubadebate.cu Un aguacero tiene muchas lecturas espirituales. Viene a limpiar lo malo. Trae lluvia, vientos, rayos y es parte del ciclo del agua. De este modo nació el proyecto Aguacero en octubre de 2020, como un proceso de creación y transformación a través del que compilar información cultural, trabajarla y devolverla en forma de "precipitación" a la gente.

Staff (2022-10-22). Avanza la recuperación en los territorios afectados por Ian. cubadebate.cu Sobre cómo marchan las labores de recuperación en cada uno de los territorios afectados por el paso del huracán Ian se actualizó en la tarde de este viernes en la reunión que habitualmente, desde el pasado 27 de septiembre, encabeza el primer secretario del Comité Central del Partido Comunista y presidente de la República, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-22). Venezuela y Colombia realizan Encuentro Binacional Parlamentario. telesurtv.net Los legisladores realizaron un acto simbólico en el puente internacional Simón Bolívar para escenificar el encuentro.

Scorinoco (2022-10-22). More and More Migrants Are Returning to Venezuela (+ Vuelta a la Patria). orinocotribune.com More and more Venezuelans are returning to their country everyday from Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Argentina, Chile, Spain, the United States and other countries. | Hundreds of Venezuelans are turning up everyday at the land terminal of Tulcán, the capital of Carchi, on the northern border of Ecuador, reported Ecuadorian media Buses full of Venezuelans are arriving every minute from Huaquillas, on Ecuador's southern border with Peru. | Those who work and live near…

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-22). ONU aprueba sanciones a grupos armados en Haití. telesurtv.net El proyecto tiene como objetivo evitar que los actores criminales accedan a instituciones financieras acreditadas.

_____ (2022-10-21). Peak Season For Action At Amazon. popularresistance.org Could this November see the biggest coordinated international day of action at Amazon yet? | Although Thanksgiving is a unique U.S. holiday, the day after—known as "Black Friday"—is celebrated in many countries as the opening of the Christmas shopping season. In Italy, for example, merchants offer Black Friday discounts that fill their stores with the same bargain-hungry shoppers as in the U.S. | That's why three Italian trade union federations chose it as a strategic day in 2017 to strike Amazon's million-square-foot distribution center in Castel San Giovanni, near Piacenza in Northern Italy. | The S…

Infobrics (2022-10-21). Production of AK-203 Rifles to Begin in India by Year End. infobrics.org Rosoboronexport is Russia's state-run defence entity that oversees various key military projects, including those in foreign countries…

Infobrics (2022-10-21). CF-2022 Will Showcase More than 1 Chinese Brands for Business on Marketplaces. infobrics.org The International Commodity Fair (ICF) will be held in Moscow from 24-26 October – a platform to find producers and suppliers from China and Russia, and at the same time to learn how to enter the marketplaces with their products…

____ (2022-10-21). Air China takes delivery of A3 wide-body aircraft powered by sustainable aviation fuel. ecns.cn Air China has taken delivery of its A3 wide-body aircraft in north China's Tianjin on Thursday, powered by domestic-made sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) on its delivery flight.

____ (2022-10-21). First deep-water deep-stratum large gas field found in Hainan. ecns.cn China discovered the first deep-water deep-stratum large gas field, the Baodao21-1 in Qiongdongnan Basin, the South China Sea, with proven natural gas reserves exceeding billion cubic meters.

Andrew Korybko (2022-10-21). The Latest Round Of Chadian Unrest Poses The Greatest Challenge To France's "Sphere Of Influence" thealtworld.com

____ (2022-10-21). Inflation costs American households 445 extra U.S. dollars a month, says analysis. ecns.cn Surging inflation caused ordinary American households to fork out 445 U.S. dollars more than a year ago, according to a recent analysis by the Moody's Analytics.

Don Fitz (2022-10-21). US Abortion Rights: Who Would Kill the Gander that Goosed a Golden Egg? dissidentvoice.org The suffering of US women under the iron heel of abortion is intensifying, especially for women of color. This makes it imperative to closely examine possible paths forward. As a teenager during the 1960s I witnessed two political paths that remain imprinted on my mind. LBJ and 14 (b) Even before classes began in 1963, …

Mickey Z. (2022-10-21). AIDS, Covid-19, Confederate Prisoners and a Million More Stories on Hart Island. dissidentvoice.org What if I told you this story connected poverty, Tony Fauci, the Military-Industrial Complex, the Prison-Industrial Complex, crack, the Civil War, Covid, AIDS, Lou Reed, and my grandfather — and that's just for starters? Hart Island is located at the western end of the Long Island Sound, off the coast of the northeastern Bronx. Despite being only …

TeleSUR, jm, JGN, SH (2022-10-21). øAsí fue la liberación de Belgrado de la invasión nazi en 1944. telesurtv.net El Frente Yugoslavo se fortaleció a partir de 1943 y enfiló esfuerzos para dar la libertad a los territorios invadidos por las fuerzas alemanas.

Dean Baker (2022-10-21). See Correction: What Difference Does It Make If Spending Is Over One Year or Forty? None to the New York Times. cepr.net The New York Times continued in its trashing of the economy under President Biden, implying that the 40-year cost of his student loan forgiveness plan will be incurred over a single year. An article reporting on the sharp drop in the deficit in fiscal year 2022, which just ended at the start of the month, …

Tom-Oliver Regenauer (2022-10-21). The music monument: Working class hero. indybay.org As soon as you're born they make you feel small, | By giving you no time instead of it all, | Till the pain is so big you feel nothing at all. | A working class hero is something to be, | They hurt you at home and they hit you at school,…

Staff (2022-10-21). US cruel sanctions violating Iranian women human rights. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — Saying that claims of Westerners in supporting Iranian women are not honest, the Iranian envoy to the UN said the cruel and inhuman sanctions of the US have violated the fundamental rights of Iranian women.

____ (2022-10-21). CPC maps out further steps on path to common prosperity. ecns.cn For many, moss is nothing but a humble tiny plant growing in some inconspicuous wet corners, but for villagers in the mountainous town of Maoyang, it is a cash cow that has carried them out of poverty and on a path to further affluence.

Staff (2022-10-21). FM Spox reacts to Canada sanctions on Iranian media. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Nasser Kan'ani said that imposing sanctions on Iranian media shows the absurdity of the West's slogan on freedom of expression.

Editor (2022-10-21). 'Political Fix' Needed for WikiLeaks' Assange—Lawyer. scheerpost.com By Reuters SYDNEY (Reuters) A lawyer for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said an "urgent political fix" is needed in his case because legal appeals against his extradition to the United States could continue for another decade and his health is declining. Barrister Jennifer Robinson has been on Assange's legal team for 12 years, and during a visit …

Peter Koenig (2022-10-21). British PM Liz Truss Exits. dissidentvoice.org After just six weeks in Office, the UK Prime Minister, Liz Truss — a Tory — quits. The shortest ever PM in British history. Rumors have it that Boris Johnson, her immediate predecessor — may also be the favored candidate as her successor. Boris Johnson and Liz Truss. Composite: PA/Getty images Could well be. It …

Staff (2022-10-21). Respecting Armenia sovereignty, integrity Iran's policy. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — Saying that respecting the sovereignty and integrity of Armenia is the policy of Iran, the Iranian Foreign Minister said that Iran considers the security of Armenia as the security of the region.

Luis Chirino (2022-10-21). U.S. sanctions target Cuban tourism. america.cgtn.com U.S. sanctions in place against Cuba have long made travel to the island nation difficult for Americans.

WSWS (2022-10-21). Dangerous new COVID-19 variants threaten massive fall-winter surge. wsws.org The growing wave of COVID-19 infections is unlike anything seen since the start of the pandemic, as multiple highly-mutated "escape variants" are forecast to become dominant throughout the world in the coming weeks.

Adriaan Alsema (2022-10-21). Colombia's cocaine production soared to new record high in 2021. colombiareports.com The area used for coca cultivation and Colombia's potential cocaine production soared to record heights in 2021, according to the United Nations. In its annual report, the UN's Office on…

Paul Haeder (2022-10-21). True Journalism Digs Even When a Tin Foil Hat Might Come in Handy. dissidentvoice.org There's so much to unpack when it comes to propaganda propagating a society, or in this case, the collective west, that is collectively insane. "Amazing" is not really the operative word, since there are so many allusions to and examples of "good Germans" throughout the collective west, even before Hitler and Bernays and Goebbels and …

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-21). Encuentran restos de la comunista española Aurora Picornell. telesurtv.net Las pruebas de ADN confirmaron que el cuerpo Picornell es uno de las cinco mujeres encontradas a finales de 2021.

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-21). Fracasan elecciones para designar presidente de Líbano. telesurtv.net El país podría atravesar una nueva crisis política en caso de no lograr designar un nuevo jefe de Estado.

Staff (2022-10-21). Alpidio Alonso Grau: "En Cuba, Revolución y cultura son inseparables" cubadebate.cu "Aunque algunos no lo adviertan y no falten los que, incluso, lo niegan, hoy estamos sometidos a una guerra cultural feroz, de dimensiones colosales. Frente a esto, el rol de la cultura en la defensa de la nación es esencial. La cultura en el sentido más complejo y profundo, de toda la memoria y riqueza espiritual de este pueblo, de la cultura como una actitud. Ese es nuestro seguro de vida", aseguró el ministro de Cultura de Cuba, Alpidio Alonso Grau, en entrevista a Cubadebate.

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-21). Defensoría colombiana alerta de amenazas a líderes sociales. telesurtv.net La autoridad precisó que las amenazas obedecen a la lógica de los grupos armados ilegales y delincuenciales…

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2022-10-22: News Headlines

Anonymous103 (2022-10-22). Dozens Of Civilians Wounded As A Result Of Ukrainian Shelling Of Market In Russian Belgorod Region. southfront.org On the morning of October 22, the Armed Forces of Ukraine shelled the town of Schebekino in the Russian border…

Connor Freeman (2022-10-22). EU Will Provide Kiev With 1.5 Billion Euros Per Month Next Year. news.antiwar.com European Union Commission President Ursula von der Leyen announced that the bloc would give Kiev 18 billion euros next year while it continues fighting Russia, Reuters reported on Friday.The latest pledge was made during the second day of the EU leaders' summit in Brussels, where further support for Ukraine is being discussed. According to von …

____ (2022-10-22). U.S. CDC warns of respiratory syncytial virus outbreak in children. ecns.cn Latest data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show cases of Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV), a common respiratory virus, are spiking in the Untied States.

Anonymous103 (2022-10-22). Non-Aligned Countries Mobilize To Demand US Answers About Military Biolabs. southfront.org Click to see full-size imageWashington violated international law by conducting illegal biological research. | Written by Gradually, international society is mobilizing to demand answers from the US about its involvement in criminal scientific activities. On October 18, Belarus, Venezuela, Zimbabwe, China, Cuba, Nicaragua, Syria, and Russia invoked the Artic…

____ (2022-10-22). Developing world looks to China's ongoing success. ecns.cn China's modernization provides an example and model for the developing world, said Pakistan's ambassador to the United Nations.

____ (2022-10-22). 20th CPC National Congress concludes. ecns.cn The week-long 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) concluded on Saturday in Beijing.

Roger Stoll (2022-10-22). 55% of Humanity Does Not Reject the Accession to Russia of Donetsk, Kherson, Luhansk and Zaporizhzhia. dissidentvoice.org On October 12, 2022, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) passed a resolution rejecting the accession to Russia of Donetsk, Kherson, Luhansk and Zaporizhzhia regions in Ukraine. The resolution is titled, "Territorial Integrity of Ukraine: Defending the Principles of the Charter of the United Nations." It reads, in part: [The UNGA] Declares that the unlawful …

Staff (2022-10-22). Russia rejects claims of Tehran providing drones to Moscow. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Allegations by Kyiv and Western countries that Iran is providing unmanned aerial vehicles to Russia are fake news, Russian Permanent Representative to the United Nations Vasily Nebenzya said at a UN Security Council meeting.

Staff (2022-10-22). 'Martyr Bagheri' vessel to be equipped with drone, missile. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — The Commander of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy said that about 60 drones can fly from the 'Martyr Bagheri' vessel's deck.

M. K. Bhadrakumar (2022-10-22). Ukraine war is 'Biden's war' now. mronline.org The most obvious explanation to the mysterious air dash of the UK Defence Minister Ben Wallace to Washington on Tuesday could be that he was canvassing for the support of the Biden Administration for his pitch to succeed Liz Truss as Britain's next prime minister.

Editor (2022-10-22). EU confesses 'our prosperity was based on China & Russia': Cheap energy, low-paid labor, big market. mronline.org EU foreign-policy chief Josep Borrell confessed the West's neoliberal economic model was "based on cheap energy coming from Russia," "access to the big China market," and low-paid Chinese workers. Europe has now lost that, and is thus in crisis.

Dongsheng News (2022-10-22). What is China's Political System? dissidentvoice.org The 20th Congress of the Communist Party of China is currently taking place and Dongsheng will be publishing a series of videos in order to better understand this political event. China is at the center of the world's economy and geopolitics, however little is known about its internal politics. So, what is China's political system? …

Dongsheng News (2022-10-22). 20th CPC National Congress Report. dissidentvoice.org This week's News on China in 2 minutes. ‚Ä¢ 20th CPC National Congress report ‚Ä¢ China's EV battery supplies to the US ‚Ä¢ Rice growing in salty, alkaline soil ‚Ä¢ Physical growth of rural children in a decade…

____ (2022-10-22). China remains committed to following its own path on human rights. ecns.cn China remains committed to following its own path on human rights, and will not accept any condescending lecturing. China opposes the politicization of issues related to human rights, according to Vice Foreign Minister Ma Zhaoxu.

____ (2022-10-22). Diplomatic relations established with nine countries that formerly had so-called 'diplomatic ties' with China's Taiwan region. ecns.cn China has now established diplomatic relations with nine countries that formerly had so-called "diplomatic ties" with the country's Taiwan region, according to Vice Foreign Minister Ma Zhaoxu.

____ (2022-10-22). List of alternate members of 20th CPC Central Committee. ecns.cn The following is a list of the 171 alternate members of the 20th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) elected at the closing session of the 20th CPC National Congress on Saturday…

____ (2022-10-22). Three Chinese breaking dancers advance to top 32 in World Breaking Championship. ecns.cn Team China's B-girl Liu Qingyi, Guo Pu and B-boy Shang Xiaoyu qualified for the top 32 of the 2022 WDSF World Breaking Championship on Friday.

____ (2022-10-22). China will become pivotal in changing, uncertain world: Haroon Sharif. ecns.cn

____ (2022-10-22). Haroon Sharif: China will become pivotal in changing, uncertain world. ecns.cn The world is in a state of great uncertainty and China can play a very critical role in dealing with various challenges, said former Minister of State of Pakistan Haroon Sharif, while giving an interview with China News Network about the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China.

____ (2022-10-22). China sweeps three golds at FINA Diving World Cup. ecns.cn China collected three golds and one sliver here on Friday at FINA Diving World Cup as teen stars Quan Hongchan and Chen Yuxi clinched their first World Cup gold.

____ (2022-10-22). China cracks down on 170,000 cases of environment-related fraud since 2015. ecns.cn China has dealt with over 170,000 cases since the new environmental law took effect in 2015.

____ (2022-10-22). Slides installed on office building in southwest China's Sichuan. ecns.cn An office building in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan Province, has become popular on the Internet because of a series of slides installed on it. The six-floor building was renovated in 1982. It looks green as each floor grows plants.

____ (2022-10-22). Resolution on work report of 19th Central Commission for Discipline Inspection adopted at CPC congress. ecns.cn The 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Saturday passed a resolution on the work report of the 19th CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection.

____ (2022-10-22). China envoy denounces rights smears. ecns.cn A Chinese envoy on Thursday firmly refuted groundless accusations on China's human rights, saying the world does not need condescending remarks or the politicization of human rights.

____ (2022-10-22). Resolution on 19th CPC Central Committee report adopted at 20th CPC National Congress. ecns.cn The 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Saturday passed a resolution endorsing the report of the 19th CPC Central Committee.

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-22). Friday 12/9: Film: Chinatown Rising Screening and Filmmaker Discussion. indybay.org Chinatown / Him Mark Lai Branch Library | 1135 Powell Street | San Francisco, CA 94108…

____ (2022-10-22). Resolution on Party Constitution amendment adopted at 20th CPC National Congress. ecns.cn The 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Saturday passed a resolution on an amendment to the CPC Constitution.

____ (2022-10-22). List of members of 20th CPC Central Committee. ecns.cn The following is a list of the 205 members of the 20th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) elected at the closing session of the 20th CPC National Congress in Beijing on Saturday…

____ (2022-10-22). List of members of 20th CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection. ecns.cn The following is a list of the 133 members of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection of the Communist Party of China (CPC) elected at the closing session of the 20th CPC National Congress on Saturday…

____ (2022-10-22). New CPC leadership to meet press on Sunday. ecns.cn Members of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the 20th Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee will meet the press on Sunday after they are elected at a plenary meeting on the same day.

____ (2022-10-22). Highlights of foreign congratulatory messages on 20th CPC National Congress. ecns.cn Political party leaders worldwide have congratulated the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and General Secretary Xi Jinping of the committee on the convening of the 20th CPC National Congress.

____ (2022-10-22). Xi Jinping presiding over 20th CPC National Congress closing session. ecns.cn Xi Jinping is presiding over the closing session of the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Saturday.

____ (2022-10-22). 20th CPC National Congress begins closing session. ecns.cn The 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) started its closing session at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Saturday.

____ (2022-10-22). They Say: China will become pivotal in changing, uncertain world. ecns.cn

____ (2022-10-22). CPC elects new Central Committee, new Central Commission for Discipline Inspection. ecns.cn The 20th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and the 20th CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection have been elected at the closing session of the 20th CPC National Congress on Saturday.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-10-22). Concluye XX Congreso Nacional del Partido Comunista de China. telesurtv.net En esta sesión fueron electos los miembros del 20 Comité Central del colectivo y de la Comisión Central de Control Disciplinario.

Vijay Prashad (2022-10-22). The Last Thing Haiti Needs Is Another Military Intervention. dissidentvoice.org GeÃÅlin Buteau (Haiti), Guede with Drum, ca. 1995. At the United Nations General Assembly on 24 September 2022, Haiti's Foreign Minister Jean Victor Geneus admitted that his country faces a serious crisis, which he said 'can only be solved with the effective support of our partners'. To many close observers of the situation unfolding in …

Allen Forrest (2022-10-22). 75th Anniversary of Nuremberg Code. dissidentvoice.org I have no doubt that the C19 shots are our modern holocaust, which will cost more human lives than WW2. The implementation of Agenda 2030 is rapidly accelerating. Many people stand on the sidelines and do nothing. They just say "wake me up when this is over". Their inaction contributes to the rapid, insidious …

Staff (2022-10-22). Phillies toma ventaja sobre los Padres dos juegos a uno. cubadebate.cu Kyle Schwarber inauguró el encuentro con un homerun más, Jean Segura compensó un error que derivó en una carrera bateando un sencillo que significó la ventaja, y los Phillies de Philadelphia se impuso el viernes 4-2 sobre Los Padres de San Diego, para colocarse arriba 2-1 en la Serie de Campeonato de la Liga Nacional.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-10-22). Exmilitares aceptan responsabilidad por falsos positivos en Colombia. telesurtv.net El general retirado Henry William Torres Escalante aceptó los cargos de autor mediato de crímenes de lesa humanidad, asesinato y desaparición forzada de personas.

Anjoulie Woodhead (2022-10-22). Hundreds of Billions in New Lending on the Table at Cote d'Ivoire Gathering. indybay.org World Development Banks Meet for Third Annual Summit…

Michael Waldman (2022-10-22). In America, Democracy Can Simply Be Bought by the Billionaires. commondreams.org Citizens United lets billionaires set the terms of debate.

____ (2022-10-22). Moody's cuts UK outlook to 'negative' over political turmoil. ecns.cn Ratings agency Moody's on Friday lowered the United Kingdom's outlook to "negative" from "stable" over ongoing political turmoil, weaker growth prospects and high inflation.

____ (2022-10-22). U.S. adjusts tax rules to curb skyrocketing inflation. ecns.cn The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced it would adjust many tax rules in a bid to curb skyrocketing inflation.

WSWS (2022-10-22). Condemn brutal Sri Lankan police attack on student demonstration! wsws.org The ongoing police attacks on student demonstrations are another indication that the Wickremesinghe government will use its repressive powers to crush all those opposing its IMF austerity measures.

Ed Rampell (2022-10-22). 75th Anniversary of the Hollywood Blacklist Takes on Added Significance With Escalation of New Cold War. covertactionmagazine.com Let's Hope History Does Not Repeat This month marks the 75th anniversary of the start of the Hollywood Blacklist. On October 27, 1947, screenwriter John Howard Lawson, the first member of what came to be known as the "Hollywood Ten," testified before the House Committee on Un-American Activities (HUAC). The contentious, testy testimony before a …

Maximillan Ruppert, Willy Meyer (2022-10-22). The Conformity Forge and The Alchemy of Evil. indybay.org One possible answer may be that governments, the media, the legal system, and the vast majority of the population are firmly embedded in a sociopolitical system that not only does not want anything about it to be questioned, but also actively prevents an awareness from arising in people of a radically different view of the world in which they live. A social paradigm shift is imperative!

Peace Action of San Mateo County (2022-10-22). Sunday 10/23: The New Cold War with Sharat G. Lin. indybay.org Zoom link: us02web.zoom.us/j/3289220486

Lorcan T. Kilory, M.F.A. (2022-10-22). Ex LAUSD Teacher Files FBI Report Against Disgraced City Council Member Nury Martinez. indybay.org Los Angeles California, Oct. 21, 2022- Lorcan T. Kilroy M.F.A., the dismissed Los Angeles High School Art teacher and the son of award winning Irish Playwright Thomas Kilroy, has now, after concluding 7 years of litigation against now-disgraced former LAUSD Board Member Nury Martinez and others, filed a conclusory report with the F.B.I.

Editor (2022-10-22). U.S. police kill twice as many people every year as we've been told. mronline.org Most countries are far different from the U.S. when it comes to murderous police..

Dominique McGee (2022-10-22). Network Power Building Director. peoplesaction.org About People's Action/Institute People's Action Institute ( 1c3), and its 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 …

_____ (2022-10-22). India exhibits its state-of-the-art weapons. journal-neo.org The 12th International Defense Exhibition DefExpo 2022 opened on October 18 in the western Indian state of Gujarat. Defense ministers from 25 countries are expected to attend the exhibition, with representatives from 75 countries participating. The theme of the exhibition is "The Path to Pride," reflecting Republic Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intention to make India …

Rqorinoco (2022-10-22). 'The Time for Revolution Has Come': Uprisings in Haiti to Continue Until PM Henry Leaves. orinocotribune.com

Robert Hunziker (2022-10-22). Virtual Power Brightens the Future. dissidentvoice.org Imagine the impact of a United States white-glove clean power system with costs benefits to individual homeowners in a Virtual Power Plant network (VPP) extending coast-to-coast with every household, en mass, involved in electrical power generation for the entire nation. It's coming. It's a future where everybody benefits as greenhouse gas emissions such as CO2 …

Ralph Nader (2022-10-22). What Could Donald Trump Be Thinking About the Democratic Party? dissidentvoice.org Imagine Donald Trump dining with two of his supposed political advisers. Being an advisor to Donald means you soak up Donald's political comments and feed them back to him. At this dinner, Donald was spouting off about the Democratic Party. "Hey guys, know why the GOP is ahead in the polls?" "Why?" the two advisors …

Staff (2022-10-22). FM Amir-Abdollahian meets Armenia National Assembly Speaker. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister who has traveled to Armenia, met and held talks with the Speaker of the National Assembly of Armenia, Alan Simonyan, on Saturday morning.

____ (2022-10-22). 'Insider dealing' uncovers 'money-dominated' U.S. democracy. ecns.cn New York Times reported that at least 97 current members of Congress are suspected of using inside information to buy and sold stock from 2019 to 2021.

Friends of Cuba (2022-10-22). Thursday 11/3: The World Stand With Cuba! We Call On Nancy Pelosi: Let Cuba Live! indybay.org San Francisco Federal Building (7th + Mission)…

____ (2022-10-22). Gases found in asteroid Ryugu samples: Japanese scientists. ecns.cn Gases were discovered in the sample collected by Japan's Hayabusa2 space probe from the asteroid Ryugu, Japanese scientists said.

Khubaka, Michael Harris (2022-10-22). Sunday 10/23: Kickoff for World Dashiki Week 2022. indybay.org The African Outlet | 4942 3rd Street, San Francisco, CA 94124…

EBASE (2022-10-22). Oakland District Councul Candidate Forum – Wednesday Oct 26. indybay.org On Wednesday, October 26th, from 6-8PM PST EBASE will be holding a Candidate Forum with candidates running for Oakland City Council. Community members will be invited to speak directly with candidates and ask pressing questions around housing justice, economic inequality, and public safety in advance of upcoming elections.

WSWS (2022-10-22). Momentum builds for Will Lehman's campaign at GM Fairfax and Wentzville plants. wsws.org A leading member of the Railroad Workers Rank-and-File Committee joined supporters of United Auto Workers presidential candidate Will Lehman at the General Motors plant in Kansas City, before the campaign team moved on to St. Louis.

Oakland Privacy (2022-10-22). Wednesday 11/16: Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State. indybay.org Please email contact@oaklandprivacy.org a few days before the meeting to get up-to-date location information or obtain Zoom meeting access info.

WSWS (2022-10-22). Official inquiry into Japanese ruling party's ties to right-wing cult. wsws.org The LDP's extensive links to the Unification Church only came into the public spotlight following the assassination of former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on July 8 in Nara.

WSWS (2022-10-22). Workers Struggles: Asia, Australia and New Zealand. wsws.org India: Thousands of Punjab government administrative workers strike; Delhi Municipal Corporation sanitation workers strike indefinitely; Alumina refinery workers in Australia strike; New Zealand: Nurses, academics and SCG oil and gas workers strike for higher pay.

____ (2022-10-22). Chinese experts' advice to help Pakistan in rehabilitation of flood-hit areas: official. ecns.cn Chairman of the National Disaster Management Authority of Pakistan (NDMA) Inam Haider Malik said his country would benefit from the advice of the visiting Chinese flood control expert group in the rehabilitation process of flood-hit people.

Cine Mas SF (2022-10-22). Sunday 10/23: San Francisco Latino Film Festival -Closing Screening. indybay.org Roxie Theater | 3117 16th Street | San Francisco, CA 94103…

Angela (2022-10-22). Saturday 10/22: Free virtual screening of the documentary film "Homeland" indybay.org

Staff (2022-10-22). Syrian air defenses repel Israeli airstrikes over Damascus. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Syrian forces activated air defense systems late Friday after detecting "hostile targets" over Damascus, state media has reported.

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-22). Monday 12/12: Author: Zara Stone and Joe Loya in conversation, Killer Looks. indybay.org San Francisco Main Library | 100 Larkin St | San Francisco, CA 94102…

WSWS (2022-10-22). International Longshoremen's Association to resume of negotiations at Port of Mobile, preventing strike. wsws.org Less than 24 hour before a strike deadline, ILA Local 1410 agreed to a contract extension and federal mediation, blocking a walkout by 800 Port of Mobile dockworkers.

Fellowship of Craft (2022-10-22). Saturday 12/3: Craneway Craft Fair – 51st Annual KPFA Holiday Benefit! indybay.org Alameda County Fairgrounds & Event Center, Building 'A' | 4501 Pleasanton Ave | Pleasanton, CA 94566…

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-22). Tuesday 12/13: Film: Belly of the Beast, Screening and Filmmaker Discussion. indybay.org [ONLINE] San Francisco Main Library…

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-22). Friday 12/30: Author: Nigel Poor and Earlonne Woods moderated by Piper Kerman. indybay.org San Francisco Main Library | 100 Larkin St | San Francisco, CA 94102…

Staff (2022-10-22). IONS meeting held in Iran to strengthen Indian Ocean security. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — The third meeting of the Indian Ocean Naval Symposium (IONS) maritime security working group was held in Tehran with the participation of the member countries of the meeting.

WSWS (2022-10-22). Boric orders violent police crackdown on anniversary of Chile's 2019 revolt. wsws.org At least 195 demonstrators were arrested at rallies on Tuesday, October 18 commemorating the third anniversary of the social explosion that shook Chile in 2019.

The Jewish Partisan Educational Foundation (2022-10-22). Tuesday 12/6: Film screening of Uprising (directed by filmmaker Jon Avnet). indybay.org The Contemporary Jewish Museum | 736 Mission Street | San Francisco, CA 94103…

Mike Kinney (2022-10-22). Candidate for Lt. Governor Angela Underwood-Jacobs ,Making California Safe and Secure. indybay.org Angela Underwood-Jacobs is running for Lt. Governor of California inspired by the murder of her brother who was gunned down by domestic terrorists in Oakland, CA. in May, 2020…

WSWS (2022-10-22). Australian rank-and-file groups call online public meeting: "Unite educators and health workers: Oppose the ending of COVID protection measures! Lives before profit!" wsws.org The Health Workers Rank-and-File Committee and the Committee for Public Education call on all workers, students and professional people to register for the November 20 online public meeting.

Haiti Action Committee (2022-10-22). Wednesday 10/26: Oppose Expanded US/UN Military Intervention in Haiti! indybay.org San Francisco Federal Building at 90 – 7th Street between Market and Mission Streets, near Powell Street BART.

Labor Video Project (2022-10-22). "Town Destroyers" & The Victor Arnautoff GWH Murals With Alan Snitow & Deborah Kaufman. indybay.org WorkWeek looks at the new film "Town Destroyers" by Deborah Kaufman and Alan Snitow. It is about the struggle over the Victor Arnautoff murals at George Washington High.

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-22). Wednesday 12/14: Presentation: Damien Linnane, Illustrator of This is Ear Hustle. indybay.org [ONLINE] San Francisco Main Library…

____ (2022-10-22). University students feel impressed by congress. ecns.cn It was Sunday but not an off day for Filip Filipovic, a master's student at the School of International and Public Affairs at Shanghai's Fudan University.

WSWS (2022-10-22). David O. Russell's Amsterdam and the 1933—34 "Business Plot" wsws.org It focuses attention on an important historical episode, but severely fails in its treatment of the event as well as its contemporary significance.

Staff (2022-10-22). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on Oct. 22. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Saturday, October 22.

Rqorinoco (2022-10-22). US May Stop Supporting Guaidó's Fake Government in 2023. orinocotribune.com

WSWS (2022-10-22). German chemical workers union agrees 15 percent real wage cut for 580,000 workers. wsws.org The chemicals workers settlement is the result of close cooperation between the trade unions, the big corporations and the German government.

Martha Hubert (2022-10-22). Friday 10/21: Justice, Not Jenkins! indybay.org San Francisco Police Officers Association | 800 Bryant (@ 6th) | San Francisco, CA…

American Indian Resource Center at UCSC (2022-10-22). Saturday 11/5: Inherent Tribal Sovereignty in Practice: Government-to-Government Relationships in California. indybay.org Hybrid Event: Zoom or Horticulture 2 Meeting Hall (HORT 2) at UC Santa Cruz Arboretum, Arboretum Rd, Santa Cruz | Registration Links: linktr.ee/aircucsc

____ (2022-10-22). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on October 22. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 22 (MNA) — Mehr news agency takes a look at the headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Saturday, October 22.

____ (2022-10-22). Chinese drama film 'Home Coming' hits North American big screen. ecns.cn Chinese drama film "Home Coming" opened Friday in a limited theatrical release in North America.

WSWS (2022-10-22). Opposition of railroaders to Biden-brokered contract points to breakdown of bureaucratic control. wsws.org Six weeks after President Biden announced a deal to avert a railroad strike, the settlement is on the verge of collapse. There was "only" one obstacle which Biden, the railroads and union negotiators had not foreseen: the 120,000 US railroaders who rightfully see the deal as a massive sellout.

San José Peace & Justice Center (2022-10-22). Wednesday 10/26: Democracy in the Americas: What can the U.S. learn about democracy from Latin America? indybay.org San José Peace and Justice Center | 48 South 7th Street | San José, CA 95112…

WSWS (2022-10-22). New York City retirees protest attempts by Adams administration and unions to slash health benefits. wsws.org The protest is only the latest part of a year-long struggle by retired city workers against a plan that would force them to switch from Medicare to for-profit Medicare Advantage.

____ (2022-10-22). AI-powered Chinese chess robot triumphs over grandmasters. ecns.cn SenseRobot, a physical artificial intelligence-powered robot, made Chinese chess history recently when it beat two professional human rivals, during a livestreamed event to an audience of 8 ,000.

Allan Fisher (2022-10-22). Saturday 10/22: All Out for Palestine. indybay.org Corner of Ocean andWater Streets, Santa Cruz…

WSWS (2022-10-22). Diary of a socialist Amazon worker: Why we need democracy in the workplace. wsws.org "Diary of a socialist Amazon worker," is a column authored by Austin Bailey, a socialist-minded worker in his twenties, who has followed the World Socialist Web Site since 2016.

Penny Rosenwasser (2022-10-22). Saturday 11/19: Palestinian Holiday Crafts Bazaar! indybay.org Offices of the Middle East Children's Alliance: | 1011 8th Street, Suite 100 | Berkeley CA 94710…

WSWS (2022-10-22). California judge rules Trump attorney involved in "a conspiracy to defraud the United States" wsws.org The judge has ordered former Trump lawyer John Eastman, whose pseudo-legalisms helped fuel the January 6 attack on the US Capitol, to turn over emails subpoenaed by the House Select Committee investigating the coup.

WSWS (2022-10-22). January 6 House Select Committee subpoenas former President Donald Trump. wsws.org While it is unlikely he will ever appear, the committee is requesting Trump provide documents on November 4 and appear for testimony on November 14, after the midterm elections.

Staff (2022-10-22). Que siga siendo recto el camino de lo aprobado. cubadebate.cu El primer ministro, Manuel Marrero Cruz, encabezó una reciente reunión con gobernadores e intendentes del país, que hizo diana en varias estrategias para impulsar programas priorizados y aumentar el rigor en el enfrentamiento a las ilegalidades.

Staff (2022-10-22). Detrás del telón: øExiste una industria de la música en Cuba? (+ Podcast). cubadebate.cu Este sábado levantamos el telón en este primer capítulo para conversar sobre la industria de la música en Cuba, sus principales deficiencias y fortalezas. Contamos en este podcast con la presencia de la musicóloga y experta en el tema, la Msc Gloria Ochoa y con el presidente de la Empresa de Grabaciones y Ediciones Musicales Egrem, Mario Escalona. °Qué comience el debate!.

Staff (2022-10-22). El fracaso histórico de Liz Truss hunde el dogma neoliberal. cubadebate.cu Liz Truss se ha convertido en la primera ministra con el mandato más breve de la historia de Reino Unido. Llegó al poder para suceder a Boris Johnson —también forzado a dimitir tras una revuelta interna— y lo hizo encarnando el más puro dogma neoliberal y prometiendo una bajada de impuestos masiva en un contexto económico desfavorable…

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-22). Líbano supera umbral de los 200 casos de cólera. telesurtv.net El país acumula 220 enfermos en 29 localidades con mayor incidencia en las comunidades de Bebnine-Abdeh y Rihanieh.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-10-22). Nombran a Giorgia Meloni como nueva primera ministra de Italia. telesurtv.net La ultraderechista tendrá que volver a reunirse con el presidente Sergio Matarella para proponer sus ministros,…

TeleSUR, lvm, JGN (2022-10-22). Presidente Fernández entrega 344 ambulancias en Argentina. telesurtv.net La ministra de Salud, Carla Vizzotti, comunicó que resulta crucial poder seguir trabajando nación, provincia y municipio, con una representación de distintos sectores.

Staff (2022-10-22). El tiempo: Algunas lluvias en la mitad oriental. cubadebate.cu En la región occidental estará parcialmente nublado con escasas lluvias. En centro y oriente habrá predominio de nublado en la mañana con la ocurrencia de aisladas lluvias en localidades costeras; en la tarde se mantendrán los nublados con algunas lluvias y aisladas tormentas eléctricas desde Camagàºey hasta Guantánamo, aisladas en el resto de la región central.

Staff (2022-10-22). IV Copa Mundial Sub-23: Un consuelo para un final triste. cubadebate.cu Sin sorpresas transcurrió la última jornada para el equipo Cuba Sub-23 en la ronda de consuelo de la IV Copa Mundial de Béisbol con cita en Taiwán, al disponer del débil seleccionado de Sudáfrica con marcador de 9-0, en partido celebrado en el Duo-Lio Stadium. Fue el quinto triunfo consecutivo del elenco antillano, que pagó bien caras sus tres derrotas iniciales.

Staff (2022-10-22). Inició proceso de nominación de candidatos a delegados en Villa Clara. cubadebate.cu Con la celebración este viernes 21 de octubre de la asamblea de nominación de candidatos a delegados del Poder Popular en la circunscripción 54 del Consejo Popular Sakenaf-Caracatey, inició en la provincia de Villa Clara este importante proceso democrático, cuya primera vuelta de elecciones está prevista para el 25 de noviembre, y la segunda, para el 4 de diciembre, en los lugares que fuera necesario.

TeleSUR, AC, JGN (2022-10-22). øConoces las obras más emblemáticas de Gabriel García Márquez. telesurtv.net Por la repercusión de sus obras, Gabriel García Márquez se convirtió en uno de los paradigmas del periodismo como base para la creación literaria.

Staff (2022-10-22). Cuba en el ojo del huracán de Washington. cubadebate.cu Esperé desesperadamente una llamada telefónica de mis amigos en Puerto Esperanza, un pequeño pueblo de pescadores en la costa norte de Pinar del Río. A través de una línea telefónica crepitante, mis amigos me dijeron que el huracán había arrancado los techos de sus casas y les había cortado el suministro eléctrico. Pero estaban a salvo. Lo que sigue para ellos y su recuperación de la pérdida y la devastación causada por el huracán es incierto bajo el peso de un bloqueo estadounidense.

Staff (2022-10-22). Concluye XX Congreso del Partido Comunista Chino: Ratifican rumbo pro desarrollo, equidad y coexistencia pacífica internacional. cubadebate.cu El cónclave ratificó la línea de la organización política gobernante pro desarrollo económico y planteó en sus conclusiones que "desde ahora, la tarea central del PCCh es unir y conducir al pueblo de las diversas etnias del país en la materialización del propósito de construir un Estado poderoso socialista y moderno".

TeleSUR, gao, DRL (2022-10-22). Palestina denuncia ante ONU negativa de Israel a la paz. telesurtv.net En lo que va de año han muerto 175 palestinos por las incursiones militares de Israel en los territorios ocupados.

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-22). Inicia nominación popular de candidatos a elecciones en Cuba. telesurtv.net Los delegados que integran las asambleas municipales se eligen en cada circunscripción mediante el voto libre…

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-22). Congreso peruano cita a canciller en medio de crisis política. telesurtv.net El canciller responderá 31 preguntas producto de la Moción de Orden del Día 4197 aprobada el pasado 13 de octubre.

Staff (2022-10-22). Avanza la recuperación en los territorios afectados por Ian. cubadebate.cu Sobre cómo marchan las labores de recuperación en cada uno de los territorios afectados por el paso del huracán Ian se actualizó en la tarde de este viernes en la reunión que habitualmente, desde el pasado 27 de septiembre, encabeza el primer secretario del Comité Central del Partido Comunista y presidente de la República, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez.

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-10-22). Retornan a Venezuela 251 connacionales desde Perú. telesurtv.net La Cancillería venezolana afirmó que los ciudadanos retornaron después de haber manifestado su voluntad de hacerlo.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-10-22). Avión AN-2 procedente de Cuba aterriza en Florida, EE.UU. telesurtv.net Funcionarios del Aeropuerto Internacional de Miami no identificados notificaron que el avión llegó al Aeropuerto de Entrenamiento y Transición Dade-Collier.

TeleSUR, odr, YSM, JGN (2022-10-22). Unicef denuncia grave desnutrición en menores de edad en Pakistán. telesurtv.net Al menos 1 de cada 9 menores de cinco años sufre desnutrición aguda severa en las provincias afectadas por inundaciones.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-10-22). Comité que investiga asalto al Capitolio cita a Trump a declarar. telesurtv.net El comité envió una carta a Donald Trump en la que resaltaron su papel central en un esfuerzo para anular los resultados de las elecciones presidenciales de 2020.

TeleSUR, lvm, JGN (2022-10-22). Defienden proyecto sobre comunidad LGBTIQ+ en Costa Rica. telesurtv.net Bajo el lema "No hay nada que curar", más de 130 organizaciones defensoras de los derechos humanos exigieron a los diputados suprimir lo que consideran tortura.

Staff (2022-10-22). Conozca las tasas vigentes en el mercado cambiario cubano este 22 de octubre. cubadebate.cu Con el objetivo de mantener a sus lectores informados, Cubadebate comparte las tasas de cambio para diferentes divisas extranjeras vigentes este sábado 22 de octubre en el mercado cambiario del país.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-22). Ministros de Defensa de Rusia y EE.UU. dialogan sobre Ucrania. telesurtv.net La subsecretaria de prensa del Pentágono, Sabrina Singh, celebró el mantenimiento de una línea abierta de comunicación.

TeleSUR, YSM, MER (2022-10-22). Arriba a Venezuela el último grupo de tripulantes del avión de Emtrasur retenido en Argentina. telesurtv.net Este grupo de tripulantes, conformado por dos venezolanos y tres iraníes, es el último de los 19 que se encontraban en el avión.

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-22). Condenan a cuatro meses de prisión a exasesor de Donald Trump. telesurtv.net El exasesor trazó el plan de que Trump se declarara ganador la noche de las elecciones para crear confusión…

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-10-22). Inundaciones dejan más de 2,8 millones de afectados en Nigeria. telesurtv.net Como consecuencia de las inundaciones en el país, estiman que 1,3 millones de personas han sido desplazadas.

Staff (2022-10-22). Ya no es ficción: Un auto volador sobrevuela el cielo de Dubai. cubadebate.cu n coche volador biplaza del futuro sobrevoló el cielo de Dubai durante Gitex 2022. Aunque el vuelo de prueba solo duró 90 segundos, según Liu Xinyin, especialista jefe en aviación de XPeng Aeroht, la tecnología está cerca de estar lista para su uso público, pero la normativa sobre los autos voladores aún está lejos.

Staff (2022-10-22). Fidel Castro: Un pueblo que no tembló en la Crisis de Octubre, ese pueblo no podrá ser jamás vencido. cubadebate.cu Se cumplen 60 años del aniversario de la Crisis de Octubre. Por esta razón el sitio web Fidel Soldado de las Ideas y Cubadebate comparte algunas ideas del Comandante en Jefe, Fidel Castro Ruz sobre este hecho histórico…

Staff (2022-10-22). Qué trae la prensa cubana, sábado 22 de octubre de 2022. cubadebate.cu

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-10-22). Suspenden compra, venta y transferencia de armas de fuego en Canadá. telesurtv.net El primer ministro canadiense reiteró que las personas tampoco podrán ingresar al país armas de fuego recién adquiridas al país.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-10-22). Encuesta registra caída de popularidad del presidente francés. telesurtv.net El respaldo al presidente Emmanuel Macron descendió en un 7 por ciento, mientras que el de la premier decreció en un 10 por ciento.

Staff (2022-10-22). La Unión Eléctrica estima una afectación de 708 MW para el horario pico nocturno. cubadebate.cu La Unión Eléctrica estima que para el pico nocturno de este sábado exista una disponibilidad de 2 162 MW y una demanda máxima de 2 800 MW, para un déficit de 638 MW. De mantenerse las condiciones previstas, se pronostica una afectación de 708 MW en este horario, informó el organismo en su comunicado habitual.

TeleSUR, gao, SH (2022-10-22). Ataque ucraniano a la ciudad rusa de Jersón deja cuatro muertos. telesurtv.net Misiles Himars lanzados por Ucrania impactaron en una caravana de civiles que se evacuaba a través del puente Antonivka en la ciudad rusa de Jersón.

Staff (2022-10-22). Para apuntar: øQué efectos tiene la crisis de Europa en la economía mundial? cubadebate.cu Miles de personas en el viejo continente han salido por estos días a las calles en rechazo a la crisis económica y energética provocada por las sanciones impuestas a Rusia por sus Gobiernos. La situación puede tornarse aún más compleja para los países europeos en el invierno. øQué efectos podría tener esta coyuntura en la economía mundial? øQué podría ocurrir en América Latina y el Caribe?

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-22). Sectores económicos bolivianos rechazan paro en Santa Cruz. telesurtv.net El presidente Luis Arce destacó el compromiso de las organizaciones sociales, Pacto de Unidad y del MAS-IPSP.

TeleSUR, YSM (2022-10-22). Prevén que tormenta Roslyn evolucione a huracán rumbo a México. telesurtv.net El temporal se ubica 305 kilómetros al sur de Manzanillo, Colima, y se desplaza a 11 kilómetros por hora.

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-22). Comienza proceso para designar primer ministro de Reino Unido. telesurtv.net Los nominados el lunes defenderán su designación, exponiendo su programa en presentaciones a puerta cerrada.

TeleSUR, jaa, JGN (2022-10-22). FAO propone cambios en sistemas agroalimentarios. telesurtv.net La FAO apunta a que los encargados de formular políticas y los inversores deben tener claros sus movimientos y estar respaldados por datos científicos sólidos.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-22). Venezuela y Colombia realizan Encuentro Binacional Parlamentario. telesurtv.net Los legisladores realizaron un acto simbólico en el puente internacional Simón Bolívar para escenificar el encuentro.

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-22). ONU aprueba sanciones a grupos armados en Haití. telesurtv.net El proyecto tiene como objetivo evitar que los actores criminales accedan a instituciones financieras acreditadas.

_____ (2022-10-21). Sysco Strikers Reach A Deal. popularresistance.org This week, two Teamster locals won new contracts with the behemoth food distributor Sysco, ending a nearly monthlong strike that drew national support. More than 200 workers for Sysco‚Äâ—‚ÄâAmerica's largest food distributor‚Äâ—‚Äâwent on strike in Syracuse, N.Y., on September 27. Days later, more than 300 drivers for Sysco Boston went on strike in Massachusetts. Workers in Arizona also reportedly struck in solidarity. | On October 17, workers at a Syracuse distribution center ratified their new contract with Sysco‚Äâ…

_____ (2022-10-21). Peak Season For Action At Amazon. popularresistance.org Could this November see the biggest coordinated international day of action at Amazon yet? | Although Thanksgiving is a unique U.S. holiday, the day after—known as "Black Friday"—is celebrated in many countries as the opening of the Christmas shopping season. In Italy, for example, merchants offer Black Friday discounts that fill their stores with the same bargain-hungry shoppers as in the U.S. | That's why three Italian trade union federations chose it as a strategic day in 2017 to strike Amazon's million-square-foot distribution center in Castel San Giovanni, near Piacenza in Northern Italy. | The S…

_____ (2022-10-21). Construction Workers Protest In Switzerland For Rights And Dignity. popularresistance.org On October 17, Monday, construction workers marched in the Swiss town of Bellinzona, protesting the apathy of employers and the state towards the pressing needs of the workers in the sector. More than 2500 people participated in the march called by the trade union Unia Ticino. Protesters denounced the attack on the rights of workers. More protests are planned for November 1 and November 7-8 in other cities. Progressive political parties including the Swiss Party of Labor and the Communist Party have expressed support and solidarity to the protesting workers. | According to reports, the workers in the construction…

_____ (2022-10-21). Indigenous Women Are Defending Weavings From Cultural Appropriation. popularresistance.org The vibrant colors of the Indigenous weavings from Guatemala that appear on the traditional blouses known as huipiles, skirts and other items hold a deep symbolic meaning for communities across the Central American country, but they are also deeply intertwined with the promotion of tourism in Guatemala. The intricate designs greet tourists in promotional material at the airport, and companies and non-government organizations have sought to capitalize on the designs. | For the last six years, Indigenous women have sought to challenge the exploitation of their sacred designs through the promotion of legislation tha…

_____ (2022-10-21). The Insidiousness Of Iowa's Chapter 20 Anti-Union Labor Law. popularresistance.org Iowa City, Iowa – On a chilly Friday morning In Iowa City, a handful of graduate students and members of UE Local 896 enter their union office and prepare to call as many fellow workers as they can. Most calls go to voice mail, but those who answer will hear something like this: "Hi there, this is Caleb from our labor union. We're just checking in with folks to see if you've had a chance to vote in our recertification election?" We briefly explain the importance of the election to those who don't know. We need a majority of all 1,932 TAs and RAs, not just members, to vote yes to keep the union legally recognized.

_____ (2022-10-21). Johns Hopkins University Graduate Students Organize For A Living Wage. popularresistance.org The life of a graduate student looks much closer to that of an average worker than many universities care to admit. After completing core courses, most students at this level devote the equivalent of full time working hours or more towards research. Levels of compensation and protections vary across the country, but many graduate students are simply handed paltry stipends that hardly cover their needs, and ultimately amount to pathetic hourly wages. At Johns Hopkins University, many graduate students are producing much-needed research on the COVID-19 pandemic. These students produce vast profits for the universit…

_____ (2022-10-21). Europe Under Control Of The US Mafia. popularresistance.org "And ultimately this is also a tremendous opportunity. It's a tremendous opportunity to once and for all remove the dependence on Russian energy and thus to take away from Vladimir Putin the weaponization of energy as a means of advancing his imperial designs. That's very significant and that offers tremendous strategic opportunity for the years to come…" – Secretary of State Antony Blinken | On September 26, 2022 both the Nord Stream 1 and Nord Stream 2 pipelines were damaged in an explosion which spewed natural gas into the Baltic Sea between Sweden and Poland. There was never any serious consideration that t…

Anonymous103 (2022-10-21). In Photos 18+: Heavy Losses Of Ukrainian Army On Kherson Front Lines. southfront.org The Russian military sources continue to share photos from the front lines in Ukraine. The Armed Forces of Ukraine have recently launched another large-scale offensive operation on the right bank of the Dnieper River in an attempt to advance towards the Novaya Kakhivka town. Ukrainian forces also attempted to break through Russian defences in the area of Davidov Brod. | All the Ukrainian attempts failed and resulted in heavy losses. Footage from the front lines confirms that the Ukrainian military obeying to the orders of their NATO instructors continue to use Ukrainian soldiers as cannon fodder. | The Kiev re…

Anonymous103 (2022-10-21). At Least 4 Civilians Killed By Ukrainian Forces In Kherson Region. southfront.org On the evening of October 20, the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU) hit a ferry crossing in the Kherson region which was used by civilians fleeing from from the right bank of the Dnieper River. | The AFU attacked a crowd of civilians waiting for the ferry near the Antonov bridge. As a result of the strike, 4 people were killed, more than a dozen of others were injured, including children. Twelve civilian vehicles were burned. | The attack was carried with US-made HIMARS MLRS which is a high-prec…

Dave DeCamp (2022-10-21). US General Makes Unprecedented Visit to Nuclear-Armed Submarine in Arabian Sea. news.antiwar.com The head of US Central Command (CENTCOM) on Wednesday made an unprecedented visit to a nuclear-armed submarine in the Arabian Sea, a move that comes amid soaring tensions between the US and Russia over the potential use of nuclear weapons. Gen. Erik Kurilla boarded the USS West Virginia, an Ohio Class long-range stealth submarine that …

Robert C. Koehler (2022-10-21). 15 Seconds Until Nuclear Armageddon. commondreams.org As war wreaks hell in Ukraine—and the threat of a nuclear confrontation between superpowers continues to intensify—NATO is in the process of prepping for the end of the world.

Anonymous669 (2022-10-21). U.S. Commander Pays Rare Visit To Nuclear Submarine Near Iran Waters (Photos). southfront.org On October 19th, General Michael "Erik" Kurilla, commander of CENTCOM, conducted a visit aboard the USS West Virginia at an undisclosed location at sea in international waters in the Arabian Sea. (U.S. Army) | On October 19, General Michael "Erik" Kurilla, commander of the Unites States Central Command (CENTCOM) paid a rare visit to the USS West Virginia, an Ohio-class nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine, at an undisclosed location at sea in international waters in the Arabian Sea.

Staff (2022-10-21). øUna explosión nuclear en la atmósfera puede ser un arma efectiva para destruir satélites? cubadebate.cu Investigadores del Instituto de Tecnología Nuclear del Noroeste, en China, desarrollaron un modelo computacional que puede evaluar el rendimiento de armas nucleares antisatélite con un detalle y una precisión sin precedentes. La simulación sugiere que una ojiva nuclear podría crear una seria amenaza para los satélites si estalla a una altitud de 80 km sobre la atmósfera terrestre.

Kyle Anzalone (2022-10-21). Defense Secretary Tells Ukraine It Will Have 'What It Needs to Defeat' Russia. news.antiwar.com United States Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin held a call with Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksii Reznikov. The Pentagon chief additionally spoke with Russian Minister of Defense Sergei Shoigu. It was the first time Austin spoke with his Russian counterpart since May. Pentagon Deputy Press Secretary Sabrina Singh reported Austin held a call with the Ukraine …

Caitlin Johnstone (2022-10-21). Pretending To Seek Peace In An Unwinnable Proxy War: Notes From The Edge Of The Narrative Matrix. thealtworld.com Listen to a reading of this article: | We should probably talk more about the fact that the US empire is loudly promoting the goal of achieving peace in Ukraine by defeating Russia while quietly The narrative that Russia can be defeated by escalating against it makes sense if you believe Russia can be defeated, but the US empire does not believe that Russia can be defeated. It knows these escalations are…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-10-21). What is Behind the Growing US-China Crisis Over Taiwan? libya360.wordpress.com As the US wages proxy war against Russia through Ukraine, it is attempting the same process through Taiwan against China. However, there are some major differences that make America's hostility and encroachment on China even more dangerous including the fact that even Washington, officially, recognizes Taiwan as part of China while openly arming Taipei's administration,…

SouthFront5 (2022-10-21). Romania Hopes To Turn Moldova Further Away From Russia By Providing Cheap Energy. southfront.org By Ahmed Adel, Cairo-based geopolitics and political economy researcher | After Ukraine decided to reduce the export of electricity, Moldova found cheap energy sold by Romanian state-owned hydropower producer Hidroelectrica. In fact, Hidroelectrica is selling its energy to Moldova at a massively reduced price. This is in the hope of pulling Moldova further away from Moscow and towards the EU and NATO. | Hidroelectrica and Moldovan energy trader Energocom signed on October 13 a 100 MW supply contract. Speaking at the…

Anonymous765 (2022-10-21). Kiev To Launch Dam War On Dnieper River. southfront.org |

Editor (2022-10-21). Ukrainian Nationalists have long history of anti-semitism which the Soviet Union tried to combat. mronline.org While Ivy League professors equate the Soviet Union with Nazi Germany, the Soviets fought the Nazis and ended violent anti-Jewish pogroms—which now threaten to return.

Editor (2022-10-21). The Chris Hedges Report: Noam Chomsky, Pt 1. scheerpost.com "In a wide-ranging discussion, Noam Chomsky and Chris Hedges discuss the war in Ukraine, the rising tide of global fascism, the climate catastrophe, and the role left to public intellectuals in an increasingly restrictive and censored media environment."

Staff (2022-10-21). Iran consulates calls on Iranian citizens to leave Ukraine. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — In a statement on Friday, Iran's consulates cautioned Iranian nationals not to travel to Ukraine as conflicts and insecurity intensified in this country.

Anonymous669 (2022-10-21). Swedish RBS-17 Guided Missile Spotted With Ukrainian Forces (Video). southfront.org Robot 17 (RBS-17) short-range anti-ship missile (Swedish Armed Forces photo) | The Swedish-made RBS-17 precision-guided missile system has been spotted with Ukrainian forces for the first time ever. | On October 21, a video showing personnel from the Armed Forces of Ukrainian (AFU) launching an RBS-17 missile at Russian forces on an unidentified front in Ukraine surfaced online. | The RBS-17, officially known as Robot 17, is based on the American AGM-114C Hellfire missile. Sweden's defense giant Bofors developed…

Karen Greenberg (2022-10-21). From Our Post-9/11 Forever Wars to Ukraine. commondreams.org We should have learned that once a major conflict begins, its end can be—to put the matter politely—elusive.

Ramzy Baroud (2022-10-21). The Other Russia-West War: Why Some African Countries Are Abandoning Paris, Joining Moscow. orinocotribune.com By Ramzy Baroud Oct 17, 2022 | The moment that Lieutenant-Colonel Paul-Henri Sandaogo Damiba was ousted by his own former military colleague, Captain Ibrahim Traore, pro-coup crowds filled the streets. Some A few years ago, the discussion reg…

Staff (2022-10-21). More Than One Million Doses of Insulin From Russia Arrive in Venezuela. orinocotribune.com On Thursday, October 20, Venezuela received a shipment of 1.2 million doses of insulin from Russia, within the framework of a commercial alliance between the Socialist Company for the Production of Biological Medicines (Espromed BIO) and the Russian company Geropharm. The shipment arrived in a Boeing 747, similar to the aircraft that belongs to Venezuelan state owned EMTRASUR which has been grounded in Buenos Aires by Argentinian judicial authorities. | The Venezuelan Ministry of Health reported on the arrival of the insulin, explaining that it is the second such shipment to arrive, and the doses will be distribu…

Anonymous669 (2022-10-21). Another ISIS Leader Killed In Ongoing Security Operation In Syria's Daraa. southfront.org Another leader of ISIS was reportedly eliminated in the course of the ongoing Russian-backed security operation in the town of Jasim in the western countryside of Syria's Daraa. | Early on October 21, the dead body of the terrorist leader, Rami Faleh al-Salkhdi, was ditched in the main square of Jasim. Al-Salkhadi was reportedly captured early on in the operation by local fighters. He was apparently executed after being interrogated by them. | The Syrian military, intelligence and several Russian-backed group…

____ (2022-10-21). Russia to export over- -mln-ton grain in 2022-2023 agriculture year. ecns.cn Russia is able to deliver the task of exporting more than million tons of grain in 2022-2023 agriculture year, set by President Vladimir Putin, said a senior official on Thursday.

Editor (2022-10-21). Blinken falsely blames China for U.S. hostility directed at it. mronline.org On Monday U.S. Secretary of State Tony Blinken made a curious remark: "China plans to seize Taiwan on 'much faster timeline."

Ben Norton (2022-10-21). China pledges wealth redistribution, full employment, anti-corruption fight in 20th CPC national congress. multipolarista.com In its 20th national congress, the Communist Party of China (CPC) pledged to redistribute wealth to reduce inequality, pursue full employment, promote gender equality, expand social security and health care, protect the environment, and fight the "cancer" of corruption.

Dave DeCamp (2022-10-21). Navy Official Says US Should Prepare for China to Invade Taiwan This Year. news.antiwar.com A high-level Navy official "So when we talk about the 2027 window, in my mind, that has to be a 2022 window or potentially a 2023 window. I can't rule it out," said Adm. Michael Gilday, the chief of naval operations. | The "2027 window" refers to a claim from retired Adm. Phil Davidson, the former head of US Indo-Pacific Command, who said last year he believes China could invade within six years. Gilday said he was prioritizing a "fight tonight" posture for the U…

SouthFront5 (2022-10-21). US Economic War On China Threatens Global Microchip Industry. southfront.org By Drago Bosnic, independent geopolitical and military analyst. | Ever since China emerged as an economic powerhouse in recent decades, the political West (particularly the United States) has been trying to curb its growth and development. With the world's largest workforce and by far the most important production economy, China wields enormous power to affect economic trends on a planetary level. However, just like any other country, it's still part of a globalized system which is essentially a network…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-10-21). 'Peaceful Modernization': China's Offering to the Global South. libya360.wordpress.com Pepe Escobar Xi Jinping just offered the Global South a stark alternative to decades of western diktats, war, and economic duress. 'Peaceful modernization' will establish sovereignty, economy, and independence for the world's struggling states President Xi Jinping's work report at the start of the 20th Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) this past Sunday in…

____ (2022-10-21). China completes test of vacuum liquid oxygen-methane rocket engine. ecns.cn China has completed a test of its largest-thrust vacuum liquid oxygen-methane engine, which was designed for use on a commercial rocket, the engine maker said Thursday.

____ (2022-10-21). Century-old sweet osmanthus in full bloom in Nanjing. ecns.cn A century-old sweet osmanthus tree is in full bloom in Zhongshan Mountain National Park, Nanjing, east China's Jiangsu Province, Oct. 20, 2022. The osmanthus plant dates back to 100 years with a height of 6.3 meters.

____ (2022-10-21). China expresses support, expectations for G20 summit in Bali. ecns.cn China supports Indonesia in playing its role as the president of the Group of 20 (G20) and expects the upcoming G20 summit to contribute to global COVID-19 response, economic recovery, and food and energy security, a senior Chinese diplomat said Thursday.

____ (2022-10-21). Fall adds charm to wetland in Xinjiang. ecns.cn A wetland in Hutubi County, Changji Hui Autonomous Prefecture, northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. Grass, lakes, and birds coexist in the wetland, presenting an oil painting-like scenery.

____ (2022-10-21). New batch of amazing photos captured by Chinese astronauts released. ecns.cn China Manned Space Station recently released a new batch of photos taken by China's Shenzhou-14 taikonauts Thursday.

____ (2022-10-21). Large population of nun's-hood orchid found in Guangxi. ecns.cn More than 200 nun's-hood orchids (Phaius tankervilleae) are in full bloom in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.

____ (2022-10-21). Resolving Taiwan question highlighted in report. ecns.cn Xi said that China will continue to strive for peaceful reunification with the greatest sincerity and the utmost effort, "but we will never promise to renounce the use of force, and we reserve the option of taking all measures necessary".

____ (2022-10-21). China-funded road project breaks ground in Jordan. ecns.cn The project of upgrading and rebuilding the Al-Salt/Al-Ardah Road in Jordan, which is funded by the Chinese government, broke ground on Thursday.

____ (2022-10-21). First deep-water deep-stratum large gas field found in Hainan. ecns.cn China discovered the first deep-water deep-stratum large gas field, the Baodao21-1 in Qiongdongnan Basin, the South China Sea, with proven natural gas reserves exceeding billion cubic meters.

____ (2022-10-21). CNOOC discovers large deep-water gas field, containing billion cubic meters of fuel. ecns.cn China discovered its first large deep-water deep-stratum gas field with proven reserves exceeding billion cubic meters (bcm) in the sea southeast of Hainan Province.

____ (2022-10-21). China actively contributes to global climate governance: official. ecns.cn China has actively contributed to global climate governance, vice minister of ecology and environment Zhai Qing said Friday.

____ (2022-10-21). CPC national congress to bring China closer to rejuvenation: Pakistani ambassador. ecns.cn The 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) will promote the high quality development of China and bring it one step closer to achieving the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.

____ (2022-10-21). China to persist in development of human community with shared future: vice FM. ecns.cn China will promote with concrete actions the building of a community with a shared future for humanity and work to make the system of global governance fairer and more equitable, Vice Foreign Minister Ma Zhaoxu said on Thursday.

____ (2022-10-21). Xi chairs 3rd meeting of 20th CPC National Congress presidium. ecns.cn The presidium of the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) held its third meeting on Friday morning. Xi Jinping presided over the meeting.

____ (2022-10-21). China discovers first large deep-water deep-stratum gas field. ecns.cn A large deep-water deep-stratum gas field with proven reserves exceeding billion cubic meters, the first of its kind in China, was discovered in the water southeast of Hainan Island, according to the China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC) on Thursday.

____ (2022-10-21). Air China takes delivery of A3 wide-body aircraft powered by sustainable aviation fuel. ecns.cn Air China has taken delivery of its A3 wide-body aircraft in north China's Tianjin on Thursday, powered by domestic-made sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) on its delivery flight.

____ (2022-10-21). National security is the guarantee for development. ecns.cn The report delivered at the opening of the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China in Beijing on Sunday stressed the importance as well as the urgency of modernizing China's national security system and capacity and safeguarding national security and social stability.

____ (2022-10-21). Craftsmen strive to keep wood carving alive. ecns.cn Wood carving, one of China's traditional folk handicraft, gets revived thanks to industry development.

Dylan Gyauch-Lewis (2022-10-21). Kroger Goes From Supermarket to Superpower. commondreams.org Is the corporate media doing a good enough job of explaining the machinations and implications of a merger between the nation's two largest grocery chains?

____ (2022-10-21). China to uphold its core interests. ecns.cn China's diplomacy will resolutely safeguard its national sovereignty and security and development interests, Vice-Foreign Minister Ma Zhaoxu said on Thursday at a news conference on the sidelines of the ongoing 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China.

____ (2022-10-21). FAST spots universe's most vast atom cloud. ecns.cn China's ultra-powerful telescope has discovered the largest atomic cloud in the universe to date, a finding that could help scientists investigate and understand the origins of galaxies, according to a study published in the journal Nature on Wednesday.

____ (2022-10-21). 181 countries now have diplomatic ties with China. ecns.cn A total of 181 countries have established diplomatic relations with China, up from 172 ten years ago, Vice Foreign Minister Ma Zhaoxu said here on Thursday, as he hailed the country's diplomatic services over the past decade.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-21). China ratifica principios de política exterior. telesurtv.net El vicecanciller señaló que la voluntad de salvaguardar la soberanía e integridad territorial es inquebrantable.

Lee Camp (2022-10-21). 1 In 3 Americans Are Struggling: What If We United? mintpressnews.com The Most Censored News with Lee Camp hosted by comedian/ writer/ raconteur/ provocateur/ saboteur Lee Camp is a twice-weekly look at the most censored stories within corporate media hosted by the new video platform Behind the Headlines — a MintPress video project that is 100% viewer supported. Camp both brings to light stories that are …

Vijay Prashad (2022-10-21). The last thing Haiti needs is another military intervention: The Forty-Second Newsletter (2022). mronline.org At the United Nations General Assembly on 24 September 2022, Haiti's Foreign Minister Jean Victor Geneus admitted that his country faces a serious crisis, which he said 'can only be solved with the effective support of our partners'.

Vijay Prashad (2022-10-21). Charting the Rise of Anti-French Sentiment Across Northern Africa. orinocotribune.com By Vijay Prashad Oct 17, 2022 | Anti-French sentiment has increasingly been on the rise across the Sahel and North Africa due to its role in destabilizing the region with military interventions | In November 2021, a French military convoy was making its way to Mali while passing through Burkina Faso and Niger. It did not get very far. It was

Vijay Prashad (2022-10-21). The last thing Haiti needs is another neocolonial U.S. intervention. peoplesworld.org At the United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 24, 2022, Haiti's Foreign Minister Jean Victor Geneus admitted that his country faces a serious crisis, which he said "can only be solved with the effective support of our partners." To many close observers of the situation unfolding in Haiti, the phrase "effective support" sounded like Geneus was …

Max Blumenthal (2022-10-21). Iran's Anti-Morality Police Protests: A Different View From the Ground. towardfreedom.org Setareh Sadeghi, an Esfahan, Iran-based scholar and teacher, provides Max Blumenthal with a complex view of Iran's protests against the country's morality police and the death of Mahsa Amini.

Binoy Kampmark (2022-10-21). Exit Liz Truss; Enter Lettuce. dissidentvoice.org When are you going to govern? The only thing you have governed for the past year is your own survival. — Jess Phillips, Labour MP, October 20, 2022 British politics has revealed hidden depths, each one being sought as each prime minister succumbs. The announcement by Liz Truss that she would be resigning came after …

Staff (2022-10-21). Houston Astros vence otra vez a New York Yankees y está a medio camino de la Serie Mundial. cubadebate.cu Los Houston Astros vencieron este jueves 3-2 a los New York Yankees y toman ventaja de 2-0 en el global de la Serie de Campeonato de la Liga Americana. Sin duda alguna, la estrella del encuentro fue el estadounidense Alex Bregman, pues con su bate logró conectar un cuadrangular de tres carreras en la parte baja del tercer inning.

Staff (2022-10-21). Houston Astros vence otra vez a New York Yankees y está a medio camino de la Final. cubadebate.cu Los Houston Astros vencieron este jueves 3-2 a los New York Yankees y toman ventaja de 2-0 en el global de la Serie de Campeonato de la Liga Americana. Sin duda alguna, la estrella del encuentro fue el estadounidense Alex Bregman, pues con su bate logró conectar un cuadrangular de tres carreras en la parte baja del tercer inning.

WSWS (2022-10-21). Franco-German tensions shape EU summit. wsws.org The summit confirmed that the European Union embodies neither the "unity of the European peoples" nor "democratic values." It is an amalgamation of imperialist predators, each of which looks after itself.

Joel Richards (2022-10-21). World Mayors Summit invests in climate change. america.cgtn.com World mayors have announced a record investment of more than a billion dollars to tackle the climate emergency around the globe, particularly in Latin America, Asia and Africa.

Jason Ditz (2022-10-21). Israel Attacks Damascus, Areas South. news.antiwar.com For the first time in a months, Israel carried out a missile attack against Syria, targeting the Syrian state media reported that air defenses

SAM (2022-10-21). The Fight Against Inflation Doesn't Have To be Rich-People Friendly. inequality.org

Dana Sanchez (2022-10-21). Mickey Mouse Inflation And Greed: An American Family Can Spend Up To $1,100 For Single Day At Disneyland. moguldom.com Disneyland is supposed to be the "Happiest Place on Earth," but maybe not so much for the person who's paying. Prices recently went up again and with a tiered-price system based on demand. Somewhat like the express lanes on I-95, you can expect to pay more if you're visiting Disneyland on a day when the …

Staff (2022-10-21). Inflation Is Not the Main Issue in the Election. cepr.net No one likes to see rising prices, but it would be unfortunate if people overlooked so much that is good in the economy to focus on a problem that was largely outside the control of our elected leaders.

Tristan Cross (2022-10-21). How Just 44 Days of Liz Truss Made a Nation Much Worse Off. commondreams.org The PM's legacy will be one of a tanking pound, soaring inflation, and a seemingly inevitably recession.

____ (2022-10-21). Inflation costs American households 445 extra U.S. dollars a month, says analysis. ecns.cn Surging inflation caused ordinary American households to fork out 445 U.S. dollars more than a year ago, according to a recent analysis by the Moody's Analytics.

WSWS (2022-10-21). CGT bureaucracy works to strangle French refinery strike. wsws.org Only the mobilization of workers in rank-and-file organizations, independent of the trade union bureaucracies, will create the conditions for a real struggle against Macron, war and inflation.

Mickey Z. (2022-10-21). AIDS, Covid-19, Confederate Prisoners and a Million More Stories on Hart Island. dissidentvoice.org What if I told you this story connected poverty, Tony Fauci, the Military-Industrial Complex, the Prison-Industrial Complex, crack, the Civil War, Covid, AIDS, Lou Reed, and my grandfather — and that's just for starters? Hart Island is located at the western end of the Long Island Sound, off the coast of the northeastern Bronx. Despite being only …

Isheka N. Harrison (2022-10-21). US Government, FBI Raid Home Of Emmy-Winning ABC News Producer, Now He's Missing. moguldom.com An award-winning news producer for ABC News has disappeared after the Federal Bureau of Investigation raided on his home. Investigative reporter James Gordon Meek, 52, hasn't been heard from by neighbors, colleagues and business colleagues since the FBI raided his Washington, D.C. apartment on April 27, according to "Rolling Stone." One of Meek's neighbors, John …

Don Fitz (2022-10-21). US Abortion Rights: Who Would Kill the Gander that Goosed a Golden Egg? dissidentvoice.org The suffering of US women under the iron heel of abortion is intensifying, especially for women of color. This makes it imperative to closely examine possible paths forward. As a teenager during the 1960s I witnessed two political paths that remain imprinted on my mind. LBJ and 14 (b) Even before classes began in 1963, …

Editor (2022-10-21). Of, by, and for the elite: The class character of the U.S. Constitution. mronline.org In history and civics classrooms all over the United States, students are taught from an early age to revere the "Founding Fathers" for drafting a document that is the bulwark of democracy and freedom—the U.S. Constitution.

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-10-21). Imperial Real-time Modelling Team receives Award for Modelling and Data Support. imperial.ac.uk The Imperial College COVID-19 Response Team received the Award for Modelling and Data Support for its exceptional contribution to the work of SPI-M-O.

Toward increased Networking (2022-10-21). Online events w) Richard Heinberg, Monbiot, Jerry Mander, Vandana Shiva, Maggie Nelson… indybay.org Here are about 16 online events taking place over the next week (and starting at 5 m today, 10/18), featuring people such as Richard Heinberg, George Monbiot, Vanessa Nakate, Sara Nelson, Jerry Mander, Annie Leonard, Vandana Shiva, Bill McKibben, Ray Archuleta, David Helvarg, Phoebe Tickell, David Camfield, Cynthia Kaufman, Maggie Nelson, Kris Henning, and many others. | These events are hosted from various locations all across the country, as well from Canada and the UK (however, the listed times are all for our "Pacific time zone"). Of course, feel free to share this info with others who might be interested in…

____ (2022-10-21). WHO official warns pandemic 'not yet over'. ecns.cn "The pandemic is not yet over," a World Health Organization (WHO) official warned on Friday, saying the continued emergence of subvariants "poses a risk of resurgence and overwhelming health systems."

Julia Conley (2022-10-21). Progressives Warn of Federal 'Don't Say Gay' Law If GOP Wins Midterms. commondreams.org "The stakes in this election couldn't be clearer," said one rights advocate.

WSWS (2022-10-21). IYSSE members discuss international movement against war at beginning of semester at Berlin's Humboldt University. wsws.org The IYSSE's fight against universities being centres for war research and right-wing propaganda met with concern among first-year students, who responded positively at the official freshers events at Humboldt University.

____ (2022-10-21). Away From War For A Moment. smoothiex12.blogspot.com One of the things needed to be remembered while talking about SMO–life still continues. And here is an interesting video related to commercial aviation which stumbled upon today, and it discusses

____ (2022-10-21). Chinese research team develops software to deal with surface mesh files. ecns.cn A research team from the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) developed software to deal with 3D surface models in order to improve the visualization effect of fossil and modern biological imaging data.

WSWS (2022-10-21). UAW presidential candidate Will Lehman receives warm reception from co-workers at Mack Trucks in Macungie, Pennsylvania. wsws.org At Lehman's home plant in Macungie, Pennsylvania, numerous workers familiar with his campaign took stacks of leaflets to distribute to their coworkers.

William Hartung (2022-10-21). Biden Still 'Checking Values at the Door' When It Comes to US Arms Sales. commondreams.org It's long past time for a change in U.S. arms sales policy toward placing greater emphasis on assessing the risks of specific sales rather than their alleged benefits.

TeleSUR, jm, JGN, SH (2022-10-21). øAsí fue la liberación de Belgrado de la invasión nazi en 1944. telesurtv.net El Frente Yugoslavo se fortaleció a partir de 1943 y enfiló esfuerzos para dar la libertad a los territorios invadidos por las fuerzas alemanas.

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-10-21). Haitians Intensify Protests Against Foreign Military Intervention, While US Seeks Authorization for 'International Mission'. orinocotribune.com

JANET (2022-10-21). Geopolitical Conflict and the Prospect for Peace: Teach-in Oct 22. iacenter.org

_____ (2022-10-21). CICA on course to the establishment of the Asian Union. journal-neo.org The sixth summit of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence-Building Measures in Asia (CICA) an international forum uniting the states of the Asian continent with the mission of strengthening relations to ensure stability and security in the region has ended in Astana. Official representatives of more than 30 states of the Asian region …

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-10-21). Flintlock: How Pentagon 'Failures' Enable Putschists & Terrorists in Africa. libya360.wordpress.com Ekaterina Blinova The Flintlock training program of the US Special Operations Command Africa (SOCAFRICA) seems to have become a cradle for rebels, while US military forces deployed in almost 22 African nations to curb terrorism have failed in their objectives over the past two decades, according to Rolling Stone. What has the US been really…

Eforinoco (2022-10-21). President of Peru Requests OAS to Activate Inter-American Democratic Charter. orinocotribune.com On Thursday, October 20, a special session of the Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS) was convened to analyze the request of the Peruvian government to help maintain democracy in the country after repeated accusations against President Castillo's government from the Peruvian right wing. | The president of Peru, Pedro Castillo, made a speech on Wednesday to report that he had asked the OAS to activate the Inter-American Charter in order to avoid a "serious alteration of the democratic order" in the country. The Inter-American Charter affirms that "democracy is and should be the common fo…

Rann Miller (2022-10-21). Opinion: It's Not That Asian Students Perform Better On The SAT Than Black Students Because They Are Better. The SAT Is Just A Racist Test. moguldom.com On Oct. 4, a tweet from Monitoring Bias shared SAT scores according to racial demographic groups in Michigan. It specifically showed that only 3 percent of Black test-takers scored above 1200 on the SAT versus 47 percent of Asian students, 19 percent of white students, and 8 percent of Latino/a/x students. When I did my …

Editor (2022-10-21). Environmental racism is poisoning the waters in the U.S. mronline.org Thousands of people in U.S. cities have been left without access to clean water. Communities say institutional racism is to blame.

Dean Baker (2022-10-21). See Correction: What Difference Does It Make If Spending Is Over One Year or Forty? None to the New York Times. cepr.net The New York Times continued in its trashing of the economy under President Biden, implying that the 40-year cost of his student loan forgiveness plan will be incurred over a single year. An article reporting on the sharp drop in the deficit in fiscal year 2022, which just ended at the start of the month, …

Fight Back (2022-10-21). Minneapolis: Protest slams city demolition plans that will spread arsenic in community. fightbacknews.org Minneapolis, MN – On October 9, approximately 40 people gathered in the East Phillips neighborhood, at the Roof Depot building, a now abandoned facility that previously housed many polluting industries, to protest against the city of Minneapolis's plans to demolish the building. | Demolition would unearth this pollution and devastate the surrounding community. A key purpose of the rally was to educate the community about the dangers posed by the building's destruction. This was achieved through speeches and the creation of protest art, which participants hung on the fenced perimeter of the facility. | The Roof D…

Eforinoco (2022-10-21). Lula da Silva: Juan Guaidó 'is Nothing Anymore in Venezuela'. orinocotribune.com At a press conference on Thursday, October 20, former Brazilian president Lula da Silva said that unlike President Jair Bolsonaro, he does not recognize Guaidó as the legitimate president of Venezuela. | "It is incredible that the Venezuelan ambassador in Brazil, María Teresa Belandria, is the ambassador appointed by Guaidó. She does not represent either Venezuela or Guaidó, who is no longer anything in Venezuela, and they continue to treat her as if she were an ambassador," Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva said. | The leader of the Workers' Party (PT) reacted in this way to a video published on Tuesday by Bolsonaro, in…

Dean Baker (2022-10-21). What Difference Does It Make If Spending Is Over One Year or Forty? None to the New York Times. cepr.net The New York Times continued in its trashing of the economy under President Biden, implying that the 40-year cost of his student loan forgiveness plan will be incurred over a single year. An article reporting on the sharp drop in the deficit in fiscal year 2022, which just ended at the start of the month, …

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-10-21). Black Alliance for Peace Opposes Biden Administration's Security Council Resolution on Haiti and Calls for Its Veto. orinocotribune.com The crisis of Haiti is a crisis of imperialism. |

WSWS (2022-10-21). UK trade unions prepare corporatist partnership with a Labour government. wsws.org Labour Party leader Starmer was given pride of place at the conference to advertise this partnership to the ruling class.

Adriaan Alsema (2022-10-21). Colombia's cocaine production soared to new record high in 2021. colombiareports.com The area used for coca cultivation and Colombia's potential cocaine production soared to record heights in 2021, according to the United Nations. In its annual report, the UN's Office on…

Anand Naidoo (2022-10-21). The Heat: UK Political Chaos. america.cgtn.com British Prime Minister Liz Truss quits, plunging the UK into political chaos. After only about six weeks in office, Liz Truss has resigned becoming the shortest serving prime minister in British history. This comes just days after losing two key cabinet members amid a failed economic plan that sent markets …

Staff (2022-10-21). US cruel sanctions violating Iranian women human rights. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — Saying that claims of Westerners in supporting Iranian women are not honest, the Iranian envoy to the UN said the cruel and inhuman sanctions of the US have violated the fundamental rights of Iranian women.

Press Associates (2022-10-21). Communications Workers: Big federal contractor Maximus breaks labor law. peoplesworld.org HATTIESBURG, Miss. (PAI)—A top federal contractor, Maximus, which runs call centers in Hattiesburg, Miss., Bogalusa, La., and elsewhere to handle customers of Medicaid and the Affordable Care Act's exchanges, repeatedly breaks federal labor law while trying to fend off workers at those two centers who want to organize with the Communications Workers. As a result, …

Staff (2022-10-21). Navy cmdr. confirms seizure of 2 US unmanned vessels. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — The Chief Commander of Iran's Army Navy Force Rear Admiral Shahram Irani confirmed the seizure of 2 American unmanned vessels by Naval Forces of the Iran Army whose mission is to protect international waters.

Eric A. Gordon (2022-10-21). The Czech Communist Party continues its struggle against capitalism. peoplesworld.org CAPARICA, Portugal — Ondra Kazik, 37, member of the Central Committee of the Czech Communist Party, officially called the Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia (KSCM), was interviewed by People's World at the Avante! Festival in Portugal in early September. Before the defeat of socialism, in the late 1980s, what is now the Czech Republic …

____ (2022-10-21). Sinopharm separates monkeypox virus strains; R&D of vaccines and medicine underway. ecns.cn Sinopharm's Wuhan Institute of Biological Products has recently successfully separated monkeypox virus strains from clinical samples of infected patients to help scientific research into the epidemic prevention and control of monkeypox.

____ (2022-10-21). Chinese premier congratulates Kuwaiti PM on assuming office. ecns.cn Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday sent a congratulatory message to Sheikh Ahmad Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah on his taking office as Kuwait's prime minister.

WSWS (2022-10-21). Révolution Permanente covers French union bureaucracy's betrayal of refinery strike. wsws.org The Révolution permanente web site run by the French Morenoites is desperately trying to keep rank-and-file workers subordinated to pro-company union bureaucracies.

Staff (2022-10-21). Iran oil sanctions need to be lifted for cutting oil prices. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — US sanctions on Iran and Venezuela's oil and gas need to be lifted if the world wants oil prices to decrease, says, the Turkish foreign minister.

WSWS (2022-10-21). Oklahoma executes Benjamin Cole, a severely mentally ill inmate, after US Supreme Court denies appeal. wsws.org Cole's attorney said following his execution, "As Oklahoma proceeds with its relentless march to execute one mentally ill, traumatized man after another, we should pause to ask whether this is really who we are, and who we want to be."

WSWS (2022-10-21). Six train derailments in 36 hours as conductors and engineers begin vote on sellout contract. wsws.org Six trains derailed in a 36-hour period across the country this week, demonstrating the dangerous conditions for workers on the American railroads.

Staff (2022-10-21). VIDEO: Inauguration of Iran's consulate in Armenia's Kapan. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amira-Abdollahian attended a ceremony to inaugurate Iran's consulate general in the Armenian town of Kapan.

Anonymous669 (2022-10-21). Turkey Will Establish New Military Posts In Northern Syria To Push HTS Out From Afrin — Reports. southfront.org The Turkish military is preparing to establish two new posts in northern Syria to separate the area of Afrin, which…

WSWS (2022-10-21). Australia: Victoria triple-zero call delays linked to 33 deaths over 18 months. wsws.org A recent report on emergency performance statistics is a damning indictment of the "let it rip" COVID-19 policy of state and federal governments.

Well, Well, Well… (2022-10-21). Ultra-Conservative Club and Assembly-Member Grayson Stocking Concord CA Candidate's Coffer. indybay.org Assembly-member Tim Grayson and ultra-conservative organization The Lincoln Club recently sent some dough to the same Concord city council candidate.

Editor (2022-10-21). Nomi Prins: How the Federal Reserve and Allied Central Bankers Wrote the Obituary for Competitive Capitalism. scheerpost.com

____ (2022-10-21). CPC maps out further steps on path to common prosperity. ecns.cn For many, moss is nothing but a humble tiny plant growing in some inconspicuous wet corners, but for villagers in the mountainous town of Maoyang, it is a cash cow that has carried them out of poverty and on a path to further affluence.

WSWS (2022-10-21). Videos made public of Florida police arresting workers for voting "illegally" wsws.org The arrests were carried out by the new police unit established by the Republican-controlled state government targeted "election crime."

Staff (2022-10-21). Apple harvest in orchards of West Azarbaijan Province. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — These days it is the harvest season of yellow and red apples in the orchards of West Azarbaijan Province, northwest of Iran.

Staff (2022-10-21). FM Spox reacts to Canada sanctions on Iranian media. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Nasser Kan'ani said that imposing sanctions on Iranian media shows the absurdity of the West's slogan on freedom of expression.

Luis Chirino (2022-10-21). U.S. sanctions target Cuban tourism. america.cgtn.com U.S. sanctions in place against Cuba have long made travel to the island nation difficult for Americans.

____ (2022-10-21). New monkeypox research paves way for domestic vaccine. ecns.cn A Chinese research institute said on Thursday that it has successfully isolated monkeypox virus strains from clinical samples and has begun researching vaccines and drugs for fighting the infectious disease.

_____ (2022-10-21). Fumio Kishida leads the Japanese government for a year. journal-neo.org One year ago, on October 4, 2021, Fumio Kishida became the head of the government of one of the leading countries in the Indo-Pacific region, Japan. He took over after Yoshihide Suga, who had also led the Japanese government for a year, left…

____ (2022-10-21). 5.1-magnitude quake strikes off Japan's Fukushima Prefecture: JMA. ecns.cn An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.1 struck off Japan's Fukushima Prefecture on Friday, the weather agency here said.

Anonymous669 (2022-10-21). In Video: Turkey Test-Fires New Short-Range Ballistic Missile Over Black Sea. southfront.org The launcher of the Tayfun short-range ballistic missile. Screengrab. | On October 18, Turkey test-fired a locally-made short-range ballistic missile dubbed the Tayfun [Turkish for Typhoon] over the Black Sea. | The missile, which was developed by Turkey's defense giant Roketsan, was launched from an airport in the Black Sea coastal city of Rize. The missile flew 561 kilometers before falling off the coast of the port of Sinop. Though not yet confirmed, the test shows the missile has double the range of the country's f…

WSWS (2022-10-21). Fort Myers resident speaks of Hurricane Ian and its aftermath: "It was a catastrophe waiting to happen" wsws.org People can't get help. A woman said on a local news channel that she waited three hours on the phone to get through to FEMA and she still has no answer. There's going to be huge homeless population here.

Tom-Oliver Regenauer (2022-10-21). The music monument: Working class hero. indybay.org As soon as you're born they make you feel small, | By giving you no time instead of it all, | Till the pain is so big you feel nothing at all. | A working class hero is something to be, | They hurt you at home and they hit you at school,…

Editor (2022-10-21). 'Political Fix' Needed for WikiLeaks' Assange—Lawyer. scheerpost.com By Reuters SYDNEY (Reuters) A lawyer for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said an "urgent political fix" is needed in his case because legal appeals against his extradition to the United States could continue for another decade and his health is declining. Barrister Jennifer Robinson has been on Assange's legal team for 12 years, and during a visit …

Peter Lazenby (2022-10-21). Unions demand election as U.K. Conservatives' revolving door of prime ministers keeps spinning. peoplesworld.org LONDON—Growing clamor of demands for a "General election now!" in Britain reached deafening levels Thursday after Prime Minister Liz Truss finally quit amid scenes of mounting chaos in her government and the ranks of panicking Conservative Party MPs. After only 44 days in office, Truss's much-anticipated resignation made her the shortest-serving prime minister in British …

WSWS (2022-10-21). Dangerous new COVID-19 variants threaten massive fall-winter surge. wsws.org The growing wave of COVID-19 infections is unlike anything seen since the start of the pandemic, as multiple highly-mutated "escape variants" are forecast to become dominant throughout the world in the coming weeks.

Staff (2022-10-21). Enemies plotting to impede Iran's progress. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — Army Commander Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi said on Friday that the enemies' plan and strategy are to halt or delay the Islamic Republic of Iran's progress.

SP Editor (2022-10-21). Pfizer Condemned for Hiking US Covid Vaccine Price by 10,000% Above Cost. scheerpost.com

Staff (2022-10-21). Hike in Iran export during Raeisi administration. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — Exporting a variety of goods has seen a paramount surge over the first half of the Iranian year which manifests the realization of the 13th government's high priority in its economic plans.

WSWS (2022-10-21). "They must be running scared": UAW officials tell Ford management to remove Will Lehman campaigners at Kansas City assembly plant. wsws.org Before campaigners were forced to leave, many workers spoke out about their frustration over the exploitative conditions they face and the corruption and impotence of their official union representatives.

Staff (2022-10-21). Respecting Armenia sovereignty, integrity Iran's policy. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — Saying that respecting the sovereignty and integrity of Armenia is the policy of Iran, the Iranian Foreign Minister said that Iran considers the security of Armenia as the security of the region.

Editor (2022-10-21). John Kiriakou: The Arms-Swapper. scheerpost.com U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken during foreign travel in May. (State Department, Ron Przysucha) | By John Kiriakou / Foreign policy is complicated. There are a lot of moving parts and because human beings are making the policy, and feelings and egos are at stake, it's that much more difficult. | Some policymakers take a long-term view, others are myopic. Couple all that with the problem that I witnessed countless times over the course of my career at the C.I.A. and at the Senate Foreign Relations Commit…

WSWS (2022-10-21). How global consultancy firm McKinsey helped craft Quebec's profits-before-lives pandemic policy. wsws.org Recent revelations showing that McKinsey, one of the world's largest consulting firms, helped determine essential elements of the Quebec government's disastrous response to the COVID-19 pandemic provide a graphic illustration of the dictatorship big business exercises over society.

____ (2022-10-21). Comicomment: Behind US' declining life expectancy: US 'lying flat' in COVID fight. ecns.cn

Paul Haeder (2022-10-21). True Journalism Digs Even When a Tin Foil Hat Might Come in Handy. dissidentvoice.org There's so much to unpack when it comes to propaganda propagating a society, or in this case, the collective west, that is collectively insane. "Amazing" is not really the operative word, since there are so many allusions to and examples of "good Germans" throughout the collective west, even before Hitler and Bernays and Goebbels and …

WSWS (2022-10-21). Rise in sudden deaths among young people with "mild" COVID-19 points to urgent need to end the pandemic. wsws.org There has been an increase in sudden deaths from heart attacks and strokes among young people infected with what the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention refers to as "mild" cases of COVID-19.

WSWS (2022-10-21). Teachers in Haverhill, Massachusetts, defy injunction and continue strike for fourth day. wsws.org Educators in Haverhill remained on strike Thursday despite court injunctions and the union insisting that a settlement on wages had been reached Wednesday night.

Marilyn Bechtel (2022-10-21). Kaiser Permanente mental health clinicians ratify contract, ending 10-week strike. peoplesworld.org OAKLAND, Calif.—Kaiser Permanente mental health therapists in northern California and the Central Valley have voted by an overwhelming 1,561 to 36 to ratify a new contract with breakthrough provisions to retain staff and reduce patients' wait times, the therapists' union, the National Union of Healthcare Workers, announced in an early-morning statement Oct. 21. NUHW said …

Julia Conley (2022-10-21). Despite Record Profits, Rail Companies Reject Union's Demand for Paid Sick Leave. commondreams.org Paid sick leave "has become a norm in this society," said one labor organizer—one that rail carriers "can very easily afford."

____ (2022-10-21). Scientists identify gut bacteria that can alleviate smoking hazard. ecns.cn A study by Chinese scientists and their U.S. counterparts has identified a type of bacteria in our gut that can effectively degrade nicotine, a harmful ingredient in tobacco that causes addiction and a slew of health risks including fatty liver disease.

____ (2022-10-21). Shanghai airports' rail link sees major progress. ecns.cn Major progress was achieved in the construction of the first high-speed rail link between Shanghai's Pudong and Hongqiao airports, as the project contractor said the girder installation of the project's bid 1 has been concluded in advance recently.

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-10-21). Interest rates may not rise as much as expected, says Bank of England economist. imperial.ac.uk The Deputy Governor of Monetary Policy at the Bank of England, has questioned whether UK interest rates need to rise as much as markets predict.

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-10-21). Observing the early universe and supporting net-zero: News from the College. imperial.ac.uk Here's a batch of fresh news and announcements from across Imperial.

____ (2022-10-21). Press center for 20th CPC National Congress hosts fifth group interview. ecns.cn The press center for the 20th CPC National Congress hosted its fifth group interview on Thursday.

____ (2022-10-21). Truss resigns, becomes shortest-serving UK PM. ecns.cn United Kingdom (UK) Prime Minister Liz Truss resigned on Thursday after just a little over six weeks in office and thus became the shortest-serving prime minister in the country's history.

Julia Conley (2022-10-21). Trump Subpoenaed for 'Central Role in a Deliberate, Orchestrated' Effort to Overturn Election. commondreams.org "In short," the January 6 committee told Trump, "you were at the center of the first and only effort by any U.S. president to overturn an election and obstruct the peaceful transition of power."

WSWS (2022-10-21). Engineers and conductors: Vote "NO" on sellout White House-brokered contracts! For rank-and-file oversight of balloting! wsws.org The experience in other unions shows that the union apparatus cannot be trusted to conduct a fair and impartial vote.

WSWS (2022-10-21). Two workers killed in three days in Western Australian mines. wsws.org The latest deaths follow a spate of fatalities and serious injuries in mining operations across the state last year.

____ (2022-10-21). Journalists attend the fifth group interview. ecns.cn The press center for the 20th CPC National Congress hosted its fifth group interview on Thursday.

Ricardo Ortiz (2022-10-21). Sunday 10/23: The Struggles in Argentina and the Prospects. indybay.org Please join the Zoom meeting: 6: 30 Eastern Time 3: 30 Pacific Time | us02web.zoom.us/j/85907977991?pwd=YnBPbFFwcStueEJtcEFUVnN6ais0UT09

Imperial.ac.uk (2022-10-21). Imperial students create low-cost technology solutions to build better world. imperial.ac.uk Five teams of undergraduate students have had the opportunity to develop impactful new technologies in Imperial labs this summer.

WSWS (2022-10-21). Australian High Court further shreds due process in the name of "security" wsws.org The judges ruled that legislation, such as the ASIO Act, could override any requirement for a court to provide a person with the "minimum" of a fair hearing.

Mark Gruenberg (2022-10-21). Pay cuts push 300 T-Mobile customer service reps to form union. peoplesworld.org SEATTLE —T-Mobile's pay cuts last year, which cost each worker thousands of dollars in yearly pay, and the firm's threat for more layoffs following at least 5,000 people it fired in 2021, pushed some 300 customer service reps at the firm to form their own union. They unveiled it during a company-wide zoom call on …

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-10-21). Uganda Needs Equipment and Solidarity in the Face of Ebola Outbreak. libya360.wordpress.com Denis Bukenya WHO and Ugandan health ministry officials train people in Bunyangabu and Madudu sub-counties on the risk of Ebola. Photo: WHO Uganda The health system in Uganda has faced the Ebola outbreak without enough personal protective equipment or effective vaccines, leading to concern among activists and health workers alike On October 15, the government…

Peter Koenig (2022-10-21). British PM Liz Truss Exits. dissidentvoice.org After just six weeks in Office, the UK Prime Minister, Liz Truss — a Tory — quits. The shortest ever PM in British history. Rumors have it that Boris Johnson, her immediate predecessor — may also be the favored candidate as her successor. Boris Johnson and Liz Truss. Composite: PA/Getty images Could well be. It …

Staff (2022-10-21). VIDEO: Last day of IRGC military exercise in Aras region. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — The footage shows the construction of a mobile bridge over the Aras river in the last day of the IRGC military exercise in the northwestern country.

Chris Wright (2022-10-21). Only Class Struggle Can Save the Left. commondreams.org The latest book by Cedric Johnson targets the shortcomings of race reductionism at a time when such critiques are sorely needed.

Staff (2022-10-21). Future of Islamic Revolution brighter than ever: Cleric. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — Saying that the judiciary must take serious measures against rioters, Ayatollah Khatami said that the future of the Islamic Revolution is brighter than the past.

____ (2022-10-21). Undersea section of high-speed rail tunnel makes landmark progress. ecns.cn Tunnel Boring Machine has already dug a 3,000-meter section of the Zhanjiang Bay undersea tunnel, some 1,600 meters of which runs under the seabed, marking an important stage in the construction of the Guangzhou-Zhanjiang high-speed railway.

Mark Gruenberg (2022-10-21). National Nurses United adds 42k as New York State Nurses join. peoplesworld.org NEW YORK —National Nurses United added 42,000 new members on October 20, as the independent New York State Nurses Association joined it, both unions said. The unity, approved by NYSNA convention delegates, increases NNU to more than 220,000 RNs nationwide, cementing its status as the largest union for registered nurses in the U.S. "Covid-19 has …

TeleSUR, jaa, SH (2022-10-21). Senado chileno aprueba proyecto sobre energías renovables. telesurtv.net La cartera resaltó que con este proyecto ley se acelera el proceso de retiro de las centrales que producen energía a base de carbón en Chile.

Staff (2022-10-21). Con Filo: Pasión por Tío Sam (+ Video). cubadebate.cu De las pasiones que levanta el Tío Sam, ya sea en el bando de los revolucionarios, en el equipo contrario o en aquellos que gustan del equilibrismo y no quieren definirse ni de un lado ni del otro, se habló este jueves en Con Filo.

Staff (2022-10-21). Proceso de elecciones municipales en Cuba, hoy en la Mesa Redonda. mesaredonda.cubadebate.cu El próximo inicio de la nominación de candidatos a delegados de Circunscripción y los preparativos de las elecciones municipales serán los temas de la Mesa de este viernes, con la participación de la Presidenta del Consejo Electoral Nacional y otras autoridades.

TeleSUR, gao, SH (2022-10-21). Colombia marcó récord de producción de coca en el Gobierno de Duque. telesurtv.net En 2021 Colombia alcanzó las 204.000 hectáreas en plantaciones de coca, con una producción de 1.400 TM de cocaína.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-10-21). TSE de Brasil aprueba resolución para luchar contra la desinformación. telesurtv.net El TSE registró el crecmiento de los episodios de violencia política en redes sociales en un 436 por ciento con respecto a 2018.

Staff (2022-10-21). Base de supertanqueros de Matanzas: Se trabaja en nuevos proyectos que corrijan las vulnerabilidades en la zona. cubadebate.cu El presidente Miguel Díaz-Canel se encuentra este viernes en la base de supertanqueros de Matanzas con el objetivo de chequear las labores de recuperación en la zona devastada por el incendio ocurrido el 5 de agosto pasado. De acuerdo con Presidencia, en la reunión se informó que las labores de recuperación superan el 60%.

Staff (2022-10-21). Liga Élite del Béisbol Cubano comenzará este sábado. cubadebate.cu La I Liga Élite del Beisbol Cubano comenzará este sábado con partidos en La Habana, Isla de la Juventud y Holguín, de acuerdo con nota emitida por la Comisión Nacional de Beisbol. Al momento de emitir esta información se ha confirmado que la logística general para el evento está garantizada. Se mantiene la celebración de 50 partidos para cada equipo.

Staff (2022-10-21). Unión Eléctrica prevé afectación de 785 MW en horario pico. cubadebate.cu La Unión Eléctrica prevé una afectación máxima de 450 MW en el horario diurno y 785 MW en el pico, por déficit de capacidad de generación. La empresa informó que la disponibilidad del SEN a las 07: 00 horas es de 1 830 MW y la demanda 1 970 MW, con una afectación de 220 MW, de ellos, 41 MW por los daños del huracán Ian.

Staff (2022-10-21). Steve Bannon, exasesor de Trump, condenado a cuatro meses de cárcel. cubadebate.cu Un tribunal federal de Washington condenó este viernes a Steve Bannon, quien fuera asesor del expresidente de Estados Unidos Donald Trump, a cuatro meses de cárcel por negarse a colaborar con el comité legislativo que investiga el asalto al Capitolio del 6 de enero de 2021. El juez aceptó también la petición de la fiscalía de que Bannon pague una multa.

Staff (2022-10-21). Empresarios cubanos estrecharon relaciones en ronda de negocios del turismo en La Habana. cubadebate.cu Con unos 400 acuerdos en fase inicial y más de 2 000 posibles en camino, concluyó este jueves en La Habana la I Ronda de Negocios del empresariado local con el turismo, organizada por el Gobierno de la capital y la Delegación del Turismo en la ciudad.

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-10-21). Presidenta de Honduras sostiene encuentro con el papa Francisco. telesurtv.net En el encuentro, ambas parte dialogaron sobre el rol de la Iglesia en ámbitos como la educación y la sanidad.

Staff (2022-10-21). Cuba ratifica voluntad de profundizar relaciones de cooperación con la Unión Económica Euroasiática. cubadebate.cu Resultan alentadores los intercambios sistemáticos entre nuestra Zona Especial de Desarrollo Mariel y la Comisión Económica Euroasiática, con vistas a establecer un parque industrial de la Unión en dicha zona. Aun así, existe un amplio potencial a lo largo de nuestro país, especialmente en la propia ZED Mariel, que puede ser aprovechado por los países de la Unión para el desarrollo de proyectos con inversión extranjera en diferentes sectores.

Staff (2022-10-21). IV Copa Mundial sub 23: Cuba se consuela con victoria ante el vigente campeón. cubadebate.cu Apoyados en un pitcheo que ha sido su mejor arma en el torneo y en una artillería que despertó solo por unos instantes, el equipo Cuba sub 23 logró su segunda victoria en la ronda de consuelo de la IV Copa Mundial de béisbol con cita en Taiwan, al doblegar 2-0 a Venezuela, vigentes campeones de la categoría.

Staff (2022-10-21). Concluye en La Habana la XV Feria Comercial Salud para Todos. cubadebate.cu Con la firma de 16 nuevos contratos y acuerdos comerciales por un valor de más de 45 millones de dólares concluyó hoy, en el Palacio de Convenciones de La Habana, la XV Feria Comercial Salud para Todos. En esta edición fue lanzada la Primera Feria Internacional de Turismo Médico y Bienestar, que contó con la participación de empresas de 28 naciones.

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-21). Lula mantiene ventaja para balotaje en Brasil, según encuestas. telesurtv.net El candidato presidencial izquierdista cuenta con una ventaja de cuatro puntos porcentuales frente a Bolsonaro.

Staff (2022-10-21). Homenaje a Eugenio Hernández Espinosa: Cuba despide al aclamado dramaturgo. cubadebate.cu En el lobby del centro cultural Bertolt Brecht se reúnen familiares, artistas y el pueblo cubano para homenajear al dramaturgo Eugenio Hernández Espinosa, quien falleció el pasado viernes en La Habana. Ofrendas florales del General de Ejército Raúl Castro y del presidente Miguel Díaz-Canel, custodian la urna que guarda sus cenizas.

Staff (2022-10-21). Concluye Cuba-Salud 2022: Salubristas del mundo ratifican que no hay desarrollo social sin salud. cubadebate.cu Paneles, conferencias magistrales, simposios, lanzamientos de libros y encuentros científicos fueron espacios propicios para reafirmar el mejoramiento de la salud como un determinante del desarrollo social en la IV Convención Internacional Cuba-Salud-2022, que concluyó en el Palacio de las Convenciones de La Habana este 21 de octubre.

Staff (2022-10-21). Autorizan uso clínico de Combiovent, primer ventilador pulmonar cubano de altas prestaciones. cubadebate.cu El Centro para el Control Estatal de Medicamentos, Equipos y Dispositivos Médicos autorizó el uso clínico del equipo ventilatorio de altas prestaciones Combiovent, primero de su tipo que se fabrica en el país, desarrollado por la Empresa Combiomed. Dentro de unos 10 días deben comenzar las pruebas clínicas en pacientes.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-10-21). Trabajadores de la Construcción van a paro nacional en Uruguay. telesurtv.net El Sindicato Único Nacional de la Construcción y Anexos estima que alrededor de 12 mil puestos de trabajo se perderán en el primer semestre del año en el sector.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-21). Encuentran restos de la comunista española Aurora Picornell. telesurtv.net Las pruebas de ADN confirmaron que el cuerpo Picornell es uno de las cinco mujeres encontradas a finales de 2021.

Staff (2022-10-21). Cuba acogerá encuentro internacional de partidos comunistas y obreros. cubadebate.cu "Unidos somos más fuertes", será la premisa a defender por los más de 150 delegados que asistirán al XXII Encuentro Internacional de Partidos Comunistas y Obreros que sesionará en La Habana, entre el 27 y el 29 de octubre. El encuentro permitirá reflexionar sobre los enormes desafíos que enfrentan las fuerzas de izquierda ante la ofensiva imperialista.

Staff (2022-10-21). Comienza nominación de candidatos a delegados del Poder Popular. cubadebate.cu El proceso de nominación de candidatos a delegados de las asambleas municipales del Poder Popular comenzará este viernes y se desarrollará hasta el 12 de noviembre en todo el territorio nacional. Según informó recientemente la presidenta del Consejo Electoral Nacional, las elecciones municipales se desarrollarán el día 27 de noviembre.

Staff (2022-10-21). Ministerio de Economía y Planificación aprueba nuevos actores económicos (+PDF). cubadebate.cu El Ministerio de Economía y Planificación (MEP) aprobó este jueves 84 solicitudes de creación de actores económicos, de las que 83 son mipymes (78 privadas y 5 estatales) y una cooperativa no agropecuaria.Con esta decisión, suman 5547 los actores económicos aprobados desde que inició el proceso en septiembre de 2021.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-21). Emiten alerta epidemiológica por influenza en Dominicana. telesurtv.net El virus puede conllevar graves complicaciones de la enfermedad subyacente, provocar neumonía o causar la muerte.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-10-21). Comisión de ONU: ocupación israelí en Palestina es ilegal. telesurtv.net La comisión instó a la Asamblea General de la ONU a solicitar una opinión consultiva urgente de CIJ sobre las consecuencias jurídicas de esta ocupación.

TeleSUR, jaa, YSM (2022-10-21). Confirman primer caso de cólera en República Dominicana. telesurtv.net La paciente estuvo 14 días en Puerto Príncipe, capital de Haití, e ingresó a República Dominicana el pasado 17 de octubre.

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-10-21). Trabajadores uruguayos de la construcción realizan movilización en defensa de conquistas sociales. telesurtv.net Los trabajadores también plantearon su posición en defensa de la negociación colectiva, las libertades sindicales, así como la seguridad social, integral y solidaria.

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-21). Exministro de facto de Bolivia se declara culpable de soborno. telesurtv.net El exministro del gobierno de facto de Jeanine Áñez, Arturo Murillo, está detenido en una cárcel de Miami desde 2021.

Staff (2022-10-21). Barcelona vence al Villarreal en el Camp Nou y recupera sus aspiraciones en la liga. cubadebate.cu 3-0 senteciado en apenas siete minutos de arreón pasada la media hora de partido. Después de que el Villarreal tuviera su oportunidad de darle un susto, el Baràßa se puso en plan arrollador y derrumbó todas las esperanzas de un submarino amarillo que pagó los platos rotos de la supuesta crisis azulgrana. Xavi cambió las piezas y su equipo le respondió.

Staff (2022-10-21). CECMED alerta sobre comercialización de medicamentos falsificados. cubadebate.cu Teniendo en cuenta el análisis de las evidencias fotográficas y la definición de la OMS, se puede determinar que los productos notificados como Amitriptilina, Diazepam y Nitrazepam, adquiridos fuera de la red de farmacias del sistema nacional de Salud, son medicamentos falsificados, por lo cual no se puede garantizar su calidad, seguridad y eficacia.

Staff (2022-10-21). Los avatares llegan a la beta de WhatsApp: Cómo se pueden configurar nuestros "yo" virtuales. cubadebate.cu

Staff (2022-10-21). øSe escucha música cubana en Cuba? cubadebate.cu Lamentablemente, las propuestas en algunos espacios públicos estatales y de gestión por cuenta propia se basan en canciones de pésimos textos, rozando la vulgaridad y la falta de toda norma de educación y respeto. En otros, no abunda nuestra matriz bailable y se consume de todo menos lo que verdaderamente, y en cuanto a códigos de cubanía se refiere.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-10-21). Presidente Castillo llama al diálogo para estabilizar la democracia en Perú. telesurtv.net El presidente peruano expresó que los peruanos "no soportan más enfrentamientos políticos. Ni la politización de la justicia. Ni la judicialización de la política".

TeleSUR, MER (2022-10-21). Denuncian amenaza de golpe de Estado contra el Gobierno peruano. telesurtv.net Félix Chero aseveró que esta amenaza es evidente ante las diversas acciones realizadas en contra de Pedro Castillo para alejarlo de la Presidencia.

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-21). Defensoría colombiana alerta de amenazas a líderes sociales. telesurtv.net La autoridad precisó que las amenazas obedecen a la lógica de los grupos armados ilegales y delincuenciales…

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-10-21). Gobierno de Bolivia reitera llamado al diálogo sobre el censo. telesurtv.net La viceministra de Comunicación boliviana recordó que hasta ahora no se ha sustentado el planteamiento para que el censo sea en 2023.

TeleSUR, lvm, YSM (2022-10-21). España, Francia y Portugal establecerán corredor de energía verde. telesurtv.net La conexión entre Barcelona y Marsella se hará mediante una tubería técnicamente adaptada para el paso del hidrógeno verde y otros gases.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-10-21). Sobreseen a mujer salvadoreña sentenciada por abortar en su casa. telesurtv.net Acdatee recordó que la legislación salvadoreña es estigmatizante y crea prejuicios en contra de mujeres que sufren emergencias obstétricas.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-21). Gobierno de Etiopía se suma a diálogos de paz sobre el Tigray. telesurtv.net El asesor de Seguridad Nacional del premier etíope señaló que "hemos reconfirmado nuestro compromiso de participar".

Staff (2022-10-21). Alpidio Alonso Grau: "En Cuba, Revolución y cultura son inseparables" cubadebate.cu "Aunque algunos no lo adviertan y no falten los que, incluso, lo niegan, hoy estamos sometidos a una guerra cultural feroz, de dimensiones colosales. Frente a esto, el rol de la cultura en la defensa de la nación es esencial. La cultura en el sentido más complejo y profundo, de toda la memoria y riqueza espiritual de este pueblo, de la cultura como una actitud. Ese es nuestro seguro de vida", aseguró el ministro de Cultura de Cuba, Alpidio Alonso Grau, en entrevista a Cubadebate.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-10-21). Liz Truss renuncia como primera ministra de Reino Unido. telesurtv.net Liz Truss dimitió, después de solo 45 días en el cargo, lo que lo convierte en uno de los más cortos Gobiernos británicos.

TeleSUR, lvm, SH (2022-10-21). Estado mexicano de Tabasco aprueba el matrimonio igualitario. telesurtv.net Solo restan los estados de Guerrero y Tamaulipas para que las uniones entre parejas LGTBIQ+ sean contempladas por la ley mexicana.

Staff (2022-10-21). Sube el telón y comienza el XXVII Festival Internacional de Ballet de La Habana "Alicia Alonso" (+ Fotos). cubadebate.cu Entre aplausos y ovaciones del público, se inició este 20 de octubre, Día de la Cultura Cubana, el XXVII Festival Internacional de Ballet de La Habana "Alicia Alonso" que hasta el 13 de noviembre, será un espacio de confluencias entre reconocidos bailarines internacionales y del patio, formados en la escuela de ballet cubana.

Staff (2022-10-21). Tasas vigentes en el mercado cambiario cubano este viernes 21 de octubre. cubadebate.cu Con el objetivo de mantener informados a sus lectores, Cubadebate comparte las tasas de cambio para diferentes divisas extranjeras vigentes este viernes 21 de octubre en el mercado cambiario del país.

TeleSUR, jaa, YSM (2022-10-21). Casos de Covid-19 en Chile aumentan un % en la última semana. telesurtv.net La cifra de nuevos contagios, 6.201, es la mayor registrada en 48 días para sumar un total de 13.073 casos activos.

Staff (2022-10-21). Cupet actualiza sobre situación de la gasolina en el país. cubadebate.cu La Unión Cuba-Petróleo (Cupet) actualizó este jueves sobre la situación de la gasolina en el país. Este mes los niveles de inventarios en el producto han sido bajos, provocando desabastecimiento en las redes de servicentros, siendo el servicio de la gasolina especial el más afectado. Hoy la refinería se encuentra operando y produciendo este combustible.

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-21). Fracasan elecciones para designar presidente de Líbano. telesurtv.net El país podría atravesar una nueva crisis política en caso de no lograr designar un nuevo jefe de Estado.

Staff (2022-10-21). Servicio eléctrico en Pinar del Río restablecido casi al 62 por ciento. cubadebate.cu Pinar del Río mantiene daños al servicio eléctrico después de 24 días del paso del huracán Ian, donde permanecen sin corriente aún 89 441 clientes. Se logra hasta la fecha la recuperación del 61.99%, lo que significa más de 145 000 clientes que ya disfrutan del servicio, refirió el director de la Empresa Eléctrica en la provincia.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-21). Siria acusa a EE.UU. de obstaculizar el retorno de refugiados. telesurtv.net El ministro asistente de Asuntos Exteriores señaló que EE.UU. "alimenta conflictos para mantener su dominio".

Staff (2022-10-21). Embajada de Cuba en Washington conmemora Día de la Cultura Nacional. cubadebate.cu "Celebramos hoy el 154 aniversario de la entonación por primera vez de las notas del Himno Nacional, un hecho histórico (…) que marcó un punto de inflexión en el desarrollo de nuestra identidad como nación", dijo la jefa de la misión de Cuba en Washington D.C, Lianys Torres Rivera, al comenzar la actividad político-cultural este 20 de Octubre.

Odry Farnetano (2022-10-21). Venezuela to Urgently Review People's Power Legal Framework for 10th Anniversary of Chávez's 'Strike at the Helm' Speech. orinocotribune.com On Thursday, October 20, Venezuela celebrated the 10th anniversary of former President Hugo Chávez's famous "Strike at the Helm" speech that ended with the chant Comuna o Nada (Commune or Nothing), and which many call his political testament. At this year's celebration, the current president of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, announced the need to urgently begin the process of implementing Venezuela's communal democratic model by reviewing and improving the laws of People's Power. | The president, speaking at the El Maizal Commune in Lara state, said, "I believe that we must undertake a new stage, a process of revisio…

Eforinoco (2022-10-21). President Maduro Requests Rehabilitation of 170 Water Treatment Plants Throughout Venezuela. orinocotribune.com On Wednesday, October 19, Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro asked for the rehabilitation of the 170 water treatment plants throughout the country in order to "provide the highest quality of water service to all the people of Venezuela." During an event in La Guairita sector in Miranda state, President Maduro explained, step by step, the goal of bringing the water supply in Caracas to 23,000 liters per second through the Tuy II system. | President Maduro inspected the rehabilitation of the La Guairita water treatment plant, which included installation of pumps for filling the washing tank, cleaning of the sedime…

Eric A. Gordon (2022-10-21). '(Un)Documents': Queer actor Jesús I. Valles's lyrical journey through immigration papers. peoplesworld.org LOS ANGELES — "Citizenships are volatile fictions," says queer actor, theatermaker and poet Jesús I. Valles. What makes us human can never be captured on a government questionnaire. To the Indigenous inhabitants of a continent, who roamed far and wide to follow their sustenance and the seasons, what difference does it make if they cross …

_____ (2022-10-20). Tulsi Gabbard Left The Democrats, But She Isn't Helping The Left. popularresistance.org Tulsi Gabbard made headlines on October 11, 2022 with her announcement that she was leaving the Democratic Party. In her statement, Gabbard provided a litany of reasons for her decision. She condemned the Democratic Party for being under the control of an "elitist cabal" of warmongers that are driven by "cowardly wokeness" and who divide the people with "anti-white racism." Gabbard further decried the Democratic Party's support for "open borders" and its demonization of the police. The Democratic Party, according to Gabbard, has also weaponized the national security state against its opponents and brought the wor…

Anonymous103 (2022-10-20). Military Situation In Kharkov Region On October 20, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org

Anonymous587 (2022-10-20). Germany Pays For Support Of Ukraine By Increasing Prices And Falling Prosperity Of Citizens. southfront.org Germany faces its biggest crisis since the 19 s | In October, more and more information is emerging about Germany's final inclination away from neutrality in the war in Ukraine toward its full support. Beginning with the deployment of the U.S. Central Command on its territory and the transfer of intelligence information to the SSU and MDI of Ukraine, to the transfer of actual weapons (Iris-T air defense) all this expresses the real position of Berlin at the moment. | At the same time, aga…

Scott Ritter (2022-10-20). Scott Ritter Ukraine Russia War Latest3. thealtworld.com Putin adds martial law in Ukraine regions, limits in Russia

Alexander Rubinstein (2022-10-20). How the pro-Ukraine NAFO troll operation crowd-funds war criminals. thegrayzone.com Celebrated in mainstream US media for its anti-Russian trolling, the Twitter operation known as NAFO was founded by a Polish antisemite to raise money for a militia that has hosted war criminals, white nationalists and wanted murderers. Whether they know it or not, anyone who has checked Twitter for recent coverage of the Ukraine proxy war has likely encountered at least one of the thousands of trolls that comprise NAFO, or the "North Atlantic Fellas Organization." Thanks to the efforts …

Anonymous765 (2022-10-20). Ukraine Continues Bloody Attempts To Advance. southfront.org |

Dave DeCamp (2022-10-20). UK Says Russian Fighter Released Missile Near British Plane Over Black Sea. news.antiwar.com British Defense Minister Ben Wallace said Thursday that a Russian fighter jet released a missile near a British spy plane over the Black Sea in an encounter on September 29. Wallace said he expressed concern about the incident with his Russian counterpart, Sergei Shoigu, and that he replied by saying the missile release happened due …

____ (2022-10-20). China one of world's safest countries: official. ecns.cn China is widely acknowledged as one of the safest countries in the world, Xu Ganlu, vice minister of public security, told a press conference here on Wednesday.

Tamara Nassar (2022-10-20). Celebrated Palestinian resistance fighter killed in combat. electronicintifada.net Palestinians rally behind the Lions Den, a new armed group challenging Israeli forces in the West Bank.

Amjad Ayman Yaghi (2022-10-20). From Gaza to Istanbul in search of a future. electronicintifada.net Turkey was once the dream destination for Palestinians from Gaza, but the Turkish government's newly hostile policies against immigrants have pushed many to migrate elsewhere, with devastating costs.

Kit Klarenberg (2022-10-20). Palestine Action activists walk free after another case bites the dust. electronicintifada.net Latest legal victory shows Elbit has something to hide.

Amena ElAshkar (2022-10-20). Disasters multiply for Palestinians in Lebanon. electronicintifada.net Survivor of boat disaster insists he had no choice than to leave refugee camp.

Ramzy Baroud (2022-10-20). Difficult Months Ahead: Why Israel is Afraid of the Lions' Den. dissidentvoice.org This headline in the Israeli newspaper, the Jerusalem Post, only tells part of the story: "The Lions' Den, Other Palestinian Groups are Endless Headache for Israel, PA." It is true that both the Israeli government and the Palestinian Authority are equally worried about the prospect of a widespread armed revolt in the Occupied West Bank, and …

WSWS (2022-10-20). Democrat Stacey Abrams advances right-wing agenda in Georgia gubernatorial debate. wsws.org The debate between three candidates for governor of Georgia on Monday revealed how far the entire US political establishment has shifted to the right.

Brett Wilkins (2022-10-20). In Defense of Workers, Sanders Says 'The Fed Must Stop Raising Interest Rates'. commondreams.org "Our goal must not be to 'get wages down,'" the democratic socialist senator asserted. "Our goal must be to end corporate greed."

TeleSUR, lsl, JGN (2022-10-20). øCómo asesinaron al líder libio Muamar Gadafi. telesurtv.net A 11 años del asesinato del entonces presidente de Libia, Muamar Gadafi, los hechos que rodean su asesinato siguen siendo manipulados por EE.UU. y sus aliados.

Julia Conley (2022-10-20). High Gas Prices and Big Oil's Midterm Scheme in One Easy-to-Understand Tweet. commondreams.org After raking in billions of dollars in profits and price-gouging Americans for gas and other essentials, the fossil fuel industry aims to "undermine the clean energy agenda to keep us addicted to their product," warns one climate campaigner.

Dean Baker (2022-10-20). Is Inflation Forcing People to Live Paycheck to Paycheck? cepr.net While many people undoubtedly are being squeezed by inflation, it is not clear why there would be more people living paycheck to paycheck today than before the pandemic, when most news outlets were touting the strong economy.

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-10-20). Operation 'Cast Thy Bread:' Unearthed Documents Reveal Israeli Militias Poisoned Wells During Nakba. orinocotribune.com Historians have recovered official documentation proving that Israeli militias poisoned wells to prevent expelled Palestinians from returning to their home villages during the Nakba in 1948, the Israeli newspaper Haaretz reported on Friday. | Testimonies regarding the act of biological warfare have been heard and publicized for decades, but historians Benny Morris and Benjamin Z. Kedar have found Israeli military documentation that has cast any doubt over its occurrence aside and provided new details regarding its scope, according to Haaretz. | "We uncovered a lot of new information," Morris told Haaretz. | "We d…

Shailly Gupta Barnes (2022-10-20). The War on Immigrants Is a War on All Poor and Low-Income Workers. commondreams.org If low-income voters stick together, they can stop politicians from turning a humanitarian crisis into political theater.

WSWS (2022-10-20). Lawyer Jennifer Robinson gives powerful defence of Assange at Australia's National Press Club. wsws.org The address was subjected to a virtual boycott by Australia's official media, demonstrating its alignment with the state and with imperialist war.

Mickey Z. (2022-10-20). The Epidemic that killed 8% of NYC's Population. dissidentvoice.org Yellow Fever hit New York City in the late eighteenth century. The Big Apple population at the time was 60,000 and over the course of five years, eight percent of those New Yorkers succumbed to the disease (or related malfeasance). Adjust that ratio for 2022 and the death count would approach 675,000. Yellow fever is …

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-10-20). Ecuador: Anti-Neoliberal Resistance. orinocotribune.com By Irene León and José Agualsaca Oct 16, 2022 | A neoliberal 'redesign' of the State is underway in Ecuador, activated since 2017 through different surreptitious tactics, especially "lawfare", known for resorting to judicial and media plots as ruses to reverse alternative projects. Also on the scene are different expressions of authoritarianism, which are con-substantial to the pursuit of the neoliberal model, to impose the dominance of the market over the interests of society. It is a programmatic agenda, which is made possible by the conversion of State institutions into minimal operational agencies, in c…

____ (2022-10-20). British photographer Bruce Connolly: recorder of 'old, new' Beijing. ecns.cn Carrying a camera, photographer Bruce Connolly has been documenting the changes in Beijing for the past 35 years.

Adriaan Alsema (2022-10-20). Bogota refugee crisis spurs violent protest in Colombia's capital. colombiareports.com Indigenous protests in Colombia's capital turned violent on Wednesday amid allegations that 21 refugees have died in Bogota over the past year. According to the Bogota Police Department, 14 policemen,…

WSWS (2022-10-20). The Russo brothers' Cherry: The cumulative social trauma. wsws.org After a 20-year period during which they gained enormous success directing several of the Marvel films, the Russo brothers have returned to Cleveland, the second poorest city in the US in 2022, as a locale.

Staff (2022-10-20). Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla: "The world would be better without the blockade against Cuba" en.cubadebate.cu Transcript of the words of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba, Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla, in the presentation to the national and foreign press, of the update of the national report by virtue of resolution 75/289 of the General Assembly of the Nations Nations, entitled "Need to end the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States of America against Cuba." (Period August 2021- February 2022)…

CSIA Nitassinan (2022-10-20). PARIS: Indigenous Solidarity Urges Freedom for Leonard Peltier. indybay.org In Paris, today's Indigenous solidarity event focuses on freedom for imprisoned Leonard Peltier and honors Indigenous rights around the world.

Julia Conley (2022-10-20). 'Big Win' for Climate: EU Parliament Backs Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty. commondreams.org "The momentum behind a treaty to keep fossil fuels in the ground in a fair and timely fashion is phenomenal and growing," said one campaigner.

Albert Bender (2022-10-20). Cherokee Indian Fair back after pandemic cancellations. peoplesworld.org CHEROKEE, N.C.—The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) held its 110th Cherokee Indian Fair from Oct. 4-8 after two years of cancellations due to the pandemic. In fact, at one point there was uncertainty as to when the fair would resume. Having attended the fair since I was a child, it was a joyous occasion to …

WSWS (2022-10-20). On the resignation of UK Prime Minister Liz Truss. wsws.org The resignation of UK Prime Minister Liz Truss after only six weeks in office is a further confirmation of the development of a fundamental crisis of class rule in Britain.

Brett Wilkins (2022-10-20). Barrett Boots 'Nothingburger' Right-Wing Challenge to Biden Student Loan Cancellation. commondreams.org "Under any reading of precedent," said one legal reporter, "the Republican activists who brought this lawsuit have absolutely no right to challenge a single dollar of debt forgiveness."

Strike! (2022-10-20). SEIU Strike to Impact City Services in Santa Cruz. indybay.org City of Santa Cruz workers represented by Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 521 are scheduled to begin an Unfair Labor Practice (ULP) Strike starting Monday, October 17, at city hall. The ULP Strike will continue Tuesday, October 18 through Friday, October 21 at various locations, including city hall, wastewater treatment plant, water treatment plant, and corporation yard. Union leaders will hold a press conference at Santa Cruz City Hall on Monday, October 17 at 9 AM, and the public is invited to join the picket line there from 7 AM to 5 PM. An information flyer distributed by union members has…

____ (2022-10-20). Qatar's first power plant starts operation. ecns.cn The 800MW Al Kharsaah Power Plant, with the components supplied by Chinese companies, was connected to the grid at full capacity on Tuesday, marking the first large-scale ground power station in Qatar.

WSWS (2022-10-20). Amid French refinery strike, Macron to impose 2023 budget without parliamentary vote. wsws.org Even as Macron reveals his weakness and his lack of support in parliament, factions of the union bureaucracy are capitulating to him, working to shut down the refinery strike.

____ (2022-10-20). Orders for LNG carriers surge on back of demand. ecns.cn With burgeoning demand for liquefied natural gas, new orders for LNG carriers have recorded significant jump recently, Securities Times reported.

Staff (2022-10-20). Canada imposes new anti-Iran sanctions in support of rioters. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 20 (MNA) — Canada imposed illegal sanctions on six Iranian individuals and four entities on Wednesday for alleged defending human rights.

Cameron orr (2022-10-20). Fascism, unity, and resistance. cpusa.org The following is adapted from a presentation given to the National Marxist School on May 14, 2022 It was just two years ago in the spring of 2020 that we in the Communist Party rolled up our sleeves and went to work with the Dump Trump voter pledge cards and the Vote Against Fascism …

Staff (2022-10-20). 19 killed, injured in Somali suicide blasts. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 20 (MNA) — Media reported on Wednesday night that 12 people were killed and 7 were injured after two suicide bombings occurred in central Somalia.

Staff (2022-10-20). Presentan a la Asamblea Nacional anteproyecto de ley sobre gestión administrativa. cubadebate.cu Entre los fines que pretenden alcanzarse con la aprobación de la propuesta destaca el cumplimiento de los preceptos constitucionales y dar continuidad al proceso gradual de creación de una cultura de control y prevención en las administraciones, con el fin de contribuir a la eficiente gestión administrativa.

TeleSUR, jaa, JDO (2022-10-20). Argentina reporta 524 casos de viruela símica en 14 provincias. telesurtv.net El 67 por ciento de los pacientes con el padecimiento residen en la ciudad de Buenos Aires.

TeleSUR, hvh, JCM (2022-10-20). Docentes de universidad dominicana inician paro indefinido. telesurtv.net El paro se ejecuta tanto de manera presencial como virtual "hasta obtener una respuesta concreta" de las autoridades.

Staff (2022-10-20). División de la Unión Europea desarrollará una cumbre crucial para hacer frente al "general invierno" cubadebate.cu

Reenvia Red Latina sin fronteras (2022-10-20). México_Poéticas de la resistencia: Arte zapatista, estética y decolonialidad. indybay.org Les hago llegar mi libro que recién salió: ´Poéticas de la resistencia: Arte zapatista, estética y decolonialidad ª. Es de libre circulación así que siéntanse en total confianza de compartirlo…

Staff (2022-10-20). Punto Deportivo: Desempeño de Cuba en el mundial de béisbol sub-23 (+Video). cubadebate.cu

TeleSUR, lvm, SH (2022-10-20). Italia registra más de 41 mil casos de Covid-19 en 24 horas. telesurtv.net Las autoridades italianas reportaron 81 fallecidos a causa del Covid-19 en el último dia.

Staff (2022-10-20). Presidente Díaz-Canel recibe a secretaria general adjunta de la ONU. cubadebate.cu El primer secretario del Partido Comunista de Cuba y presidente de la República, Miguel Díaz-Canel, recibió este miércoles a Natalia Kanem, secretaria general adjunta de la ONU y directora ejecutiva del Fondo de Población de Naciones Unidas, en un encuentro en que se confirmaron las excelentes relaciones entre ambas partes.

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2022-10-21: News Headlines

Dave DeCamp (2022-10-21). US General Makes Unprecedented Visit to Nuclear-Armed Submarine in Arabian Sea. news.antiwar.com The head of US Central Command (CENTCOM) on Wednesday made an unprecedented visit to a nuclear-armed submarine in the Arabian Sea, a move that comes amid soaring tensions between the US and Russia over the potential use of nuclear weapons. Gen. Erik Kurilla boarded the USS West Virginia, an Ohio Class long-range stealth submarine that …

Anonymous103 (2022-10-21). At Least 4 Civilians Killed By Ukrainian Forces In Kherson Region. southfront.org On the evening of October 20, the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU) hit a ferry crossing in the Kherson region which was used by civilians fleeing from from the right bank of the Dnieper River. | The AFU attacked a crowd of civilians waiting for the ferry near the Antonov bridge. As a result of the strike, 4 people were killed, more than a dozen of others were injured, including children. Twelve civilian vehicles were burned. | The attack was carried with US-made HIMARS MLRS which is a high-prec…

Caitlin Johnstone (2022-10-21). Pretending To Seek Peace In An Unwinnable Proxy War: Notes From The Edge Of The Narrative Matrix. thealtworld.com Listen to a reading of this article: | We should probably talk more about the fact that the US empire is loudly promoting the goal of achieving peace in Ukraine by defeating Russia while quietly The narrative that Russia can be defeated by escalating against it makes sense if you believe Russia can be defeated, but the US empire does not believe that Russia can be defeated. It knows these escalations are…

____ (2022-10-21). 181 countries now have diplomatic ties with China. ecns.cn A total of 181 countries have established diplomatic relations with China, up from 172 ten years ago, Vice Foreign Minister Ma Zhaoxu said here on Thursday, as he hailed the country's diplomatic services over the past decade.

____ (2022-10-21). Inflation costs American households 445 extra U.S. dollars a month, says analysis. ecns.cn Surging inflation caused ordinary American households to fork out 445 U.S. dollars more than a year ago, according to a recent analysis by the Moody's Analytics.

____ (2022-10-21). WHO official warns pandemic 'not yet over'. ecns.cn "The pandemic is not yet over," a World Health Organization (WHO) official warned on Friday, saying the continued emergence of subvariants "poses a risk of resurgence and overwhelming health systems."

WSWS (2022-10-21). Videos made public of Florida police arresting workers for voting "illegally" wsws.org The arrests were carried out by the new police unit established by the Republican-controlled state government targeted "election crime."

WSWS (2022-10-21). Dangerous new COVID-19 variants threaten massive fall-winter surge. wsws.org The growing wave of COVID-19 infections is unlike anything seen since the start of the pandemic, as multiple highly-mutated "escape variants" are forecast to become dominant throughout the world in the coming weeks.

WSWS (2022-10-21). Six train derailments in 36 hours as conductors and engineers begin vote on sellout contract. wsws.org Six trains derailed in a 36-hour period across the country this week, demonstrating the dangerous conditions for workers on the American railroads.

____ (2022-10-21). Comicomment: Behind US' declining life expectancy: US 'lying flat' in COVID fight. ecns.cn

Anonymous103 (2022-10-21). In Photos 18+: Heavy Losses Of Ukrainian Army On Kherson Front Lines. southfront.org The Russian military sources continue to share photos from the front lines in Ukraine. The Armed Forces of Ukraine have recently launched another large-scale offensive operation on the right bank of the Dnieper River in an attempt to advance towards the Novaya Kakhivka town. Ukrainian forces also attempted to break through Russian defences in the area of Davidov Brod. | All the Ukrainian attempts failed and resulted in heavy losses. Footage from the front lines confirms that the Ukrainian military obeying to the orders of their NATO instructors continue to use Ukrainian soldiers as cannon fodder. | The Kiev re…

WSWS (2022-10-21). Russia evacuates tens of thousands from Kherson ahead of Ukrainian offensive. wsws.org Despite the disaster for the Ukrainian population, which is viewed as cannon fodder for American imperialism, the US is seeking to escalate the conflict.

WSWS (2022-10-21). Broad audience at Sri Lankan SEP/IYSSE meeting against the threat of a nuclear war. wsws.org About 1 people from across Sri Lanka, as well as India, the US, Russia, Europe, the Middle East and several other countries participated in the online event, with speeches in Sinhala simultaneously translated into Tamil and presented with English subtitles.

WSWS (2022-10-21). German Chancellor Scholz announces more weapons for war against Russia. wsws.org Although the NATO war against Russia in Ukraine threatens to escalate into a nuclear conflict, the German coalition government is intensifying the war and making new threats against Moscow.

Staff (2022-10-21). øUna explosión nuclear en la atmósfera puede ser un arma efectiva para destruir satélites? cubadebate.cu Investigadores del Instituto de Tecnología Nuclear del Noroeste, en China, desarrollaron un modelo computacional que puede evaluar el rendimiento de armas nucleares antisatélite con un detalle y una precisión sin precedentes. La simulación sugiere que una ojiva nuclear podría crear una seria amenaza para los satélites si estalla a una altitud de 80 km sobre la atmósfera terrestre.

Editor (2022-10-21). Ukrainian Nationalists have long history of anti-semitism which the Soviet Union tried to combat. mronline.org While Ivy League professors equate the Soviet Union with Nazi Germany, the Soviets fought the Nazis and ended violent anti-Jewish pogroms—which now threaten to return.

Staff (2022-10-21). Iran consulates calls on Iranian citizens to leave Ukraine. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — In a statement on Friday, Iran's consulates cautioned Iranian nationals not to travel to Ukraine as conflicts and insecurity intensified in this country.

____ (2022-10-21). Russia to export over- -mln-ton grain in 2022-2023 agriculture year. ecns.cn Russia is able to deliver the task of exporting more than million tons of grain in 2022-2023 agriculture year, set by President Vladimir Putin, said a senior official on Thursday.

Editor (2022-10-21). Blinken falsely blames China for U.S. hostility directed at it. mronline.org On Monday U.S. Secretary of State Tony Blinken made a curious remark: "China plans to seize Taiwan on 'much faster timeline."

Dave DeCamp (2022-10-21). Navy Official Says US Should Prepare for China to Invade Taiwan This Year. news.antiwar.com A high-level Navy official "So when we talk about the 2027 window, in my mind, that has to be a 2022 window or potentially a 2023 window. I can't rule it out," said Adm. Michael Gilday, the chief of naval operations. | The "2027 window" refers to a claim from retired Adm. Phil Davidson, the former head of US Indo-Pacific Command, who said last year he believes China could invade within six years. Gilday said he was prioritizing a "fight tonight" posture for the U…

____ (2022-10-21). China completes test of vacuum liquid oxygen-methane rocket engine. ecns.cn China has completed a test of its largest-thrust vacuum liquid oxygen-methane engine, which was designed for use on a commercial rocket, the engine maker said Thursday.

____ (2022-10-21). China discovers first large deep-water deep-stratum gas field. ecns.cn A large deep-water deep-stratum gas field with proven reserves exceeding billion cubic meters, the first of its kind in China, was discovered in the water southeast of Hainan Island, according to the China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC) on Thursday.

____ (2022-10-21). China expresses support, expectations for G20 summit in Bali. ecns.cn China supports Indonesia in playing its role as the president of the Group of 20 (G20) and expects the upcoming G20 summit to contribute to global COVID-19 response, economic recovery, and food and energy security, a senior Chinese diplomat said Thursday.

____ (2022-10-21). Resolving Taiwan question highlighted in report. ecns.cn Xi said that China will continue to strive for peaceful reunification with the greatest sincerity and the utmost effort, "but we will never promise to renounce the use of force, and we reserve the option of taking all measures necessary".

____ (2022-10-21). First deep-water deep-stratum large gas field found in Hainan. ecns.cn China discovered the first deep-water deep-stratum large gas field, the Baodao21-1 in Qiongdongnan Basin, the South China Sea, with proven natural gas reserves exceeding billion cubic meters.

____ (2022-10-21). China actively contributes to global climate governance: official. ecns.cn China has actively contributed to global climate governance, vice minister of ecology and environment Zhai Qing said Friday.

____ (2022-10-21). New batch of amazing photos captured by Chinese astronauts released. ecns.cn China Manned Space Station recently released a new batch of photos taken by China's Shenzhou-14 taikonauts Thursday.

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-21). Friday 12/9: Film: Chinatown Rising Screening and Filmmaker Discussion. indybay.org Chinatown / Him Mark Lai Branch Library | 1135 Powell Street | San Francisco, CA 94108…

____ (2022-10-21). China to uphold its core interests. ecns.cn China's diplomacy will resolutely safeguard its national sovereignty and security and development interests, Vice-Foreign Minister Ma Zhaoxu said on Thursday at a news conference on the sidelines of the ongoing 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China.

____ (2022-10-21). CNOOC discovers large deep-water gas field, containing billion cubic meters of fuel. ecns.cn China discovered its first large deep-water deep-stratum gas field with proven reserves exceeding billion cubic meters (bcm) in the sea southeast of Hainan Province.

____ (2022-10-21). Century-old sweet osmanthus in full bloom in Nanjing. ecns.cn A century-old sweet osmanthus tree is in full bloom in Zhongshan Mountain National Park, Nanjing, east China's Jiangsu Province, Oct. 20, 2022. The osmanthus plant dates back to 100 years with a height of 6.3 meters.

____ (2022-10-21). National security is the guarantee for development. ecns.cn The report delivered at the opening of the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China in Beijing on Sunday stressed the importance as well as the urgency of modernizing China's national security system and capacity and safeguarding national security and social stability.

____ (2022-10-21). CPC national congress to bring China closer to rejuvenation: Pakistani ambassador. ecns.cn The 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) will promote the high quality development of China and bring it one step closer to achieving the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.

____ (2022-10-21). China to persist in development of human community with shared future: vice FM. ecns.cn China will promote with concrete actions the building of a community with a shared future for humanity and work to make the system of global governance fairer and more equitable, Vice Foreign Minister Ma Zhaoxu said on Thursday.

____ (2022-10-21). Air China takes delivery of A3 wide-body aircraft powered by sustainable aviation fuel. ecns.cn Air China has taken delivery of its A3 wide-body aircraft in north China's Tianjin on Thursday, powered by domestic-made sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) on its delivery flight.

____ (2022-10-21). China-funded road project breaks ground in Jordan. ecns.cn The project of upgrading and rebuilding the Al-Salt/Al-Ardah Road in Jordan, which is funded by the Chinese government, broke ground on Thursday.

____ (2022-10-21). Large population of nun's-hood orchid found in Guangxi. ecns.cn More than 200 nun's-hood orchids (Phaius tankervilleae) are in full bloom in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.

____ (2022-10-21). Craftsmen strive to keep wood carving alive. ecns.cn Wood carving, one of China's traditional folk handicraft, gets revived thanks to industry development.

____ (2022-10-21). Xi chairs 3rd meeting of 20th CPC National Congress presidium. ecns.cn The presidium of the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) held its third meeting on Friday morning. Xi Jinping presided over the meeting.

____ (2022-10-21). Fall adds charm to wetland in Xinjiang. ecns.cn A wetland in Hutubi County, Changji Hui Autonomous Prefecture, northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. Grass, lakes, and birds coexist in the wetland, presenting an oil painting-like scenery.

____ (2022-10-21). FAST spots universe's most vast atom cloud. ecns.cn China's ultra-powerful telescope has discovered the largest atomic cloud in the universe to date, a finding that could help scientists investigate and understand the origins of galaxies, according to a study published in the journal Nature on Wednesday.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-21). China ratifica principios de política exterior. telesurtv.net El vicecanciller señaló que la voluntad de salvaguardar la soberanía e integridad territorial es inquebrantable.

Anonymous103 (2022-10-21). Exit Liz Truss; Enter Lettuce. southfront.org "When are you going to govern? The only thing you have governed for the past year is your own survival." | Written by Jess Phillips, Labour MP, October 20, 2022 | Written by Dr. Binoy Kampmark | British politics has revealed hidden depths, each one being sought as each prime minister succumbs. The announcement by Liz Truss that she would be resigning came after a mere 45 days in office. In terms of duration, this would make her the shortest serving PM since the Tory George Canning, who died of tuber…

Vijay Prashad (2022-10-21). The last thing Haiti needs is another military intervention: The Forty-Second Newsletter (2022). mronline.org At the United Nations General Assembly on 24 September 2022, Haiti's Foreign Minister Jean Victor Geneus admitted that his country faces a serious crisis, which he said 'can only be solved with the effective support of our partners'.

Anjoulie Woodhead (2022-10-21). Hundreds of Billions in New Lending on the Table at Cote d'Ivoire Gathering. indybay.org World Development Banks Meet for Third Annual Summit…

SAM (2022-10-21). The Fight Against Inflation Doesn't Have To be Rich-People Friendly. inequality.org

Dana Sanchez (2022-10-21). Mickey Mouse Inflation And Greed: An American Family Can Spend Up To $1,100 For Single Day At Disneyland. moguldom.com Disneyland is supposed to be the "Happiest Place on Earth," but maybe not so much for the person who's paying. Prices recently went up again and with a tiered-price system based on demand. Somewhat like the express lanes on I-95, you can expect to pay more if you're visiting Disneyland on a day when the …

Don Fitz (2022-10-21). US Abortion Rights: Who Would Kill the Gander that Goosed a Golden Egg? dissidentvoice.org The suffering of US women under the iron heel of abortion is intensifying, especially for women of color. This makes it imperative to closely examine possible paths forward. As a teenager during the 1960s I witnessed two political paths that remain imprinted on my mind. LBJ and 14 (b) Even before classes began in 1963, …

Editor (2022-10-21). Of, by, and for the elite: The class character of the U.S. Constitution. mronline.org In history and civics classrooms all over the United States, students are taught from an early age to revere the "Founding Fathers" for drafting a document that is the bulwark of democracy and freedom—the U.S. Constitution.

WSWS (2022-10-21). IYSSE members discuss international movement against war at beginning of semester at Berlin's Humboldt University. wsws.org The IYSSE's fight against universities being centres for war research and right-wing propaganda met with concern among first-year students, who responded positively at the official freshers events at Humboldt University.

Staff (2022-10-21). Can War Ever Be Justified? Arnold Augusts Closing Remarks, Bipartisan War. orinocotribune.com October 19, 2022 ( David Swanson and Arnold August were the two debater and the moderation of the event was in charge of Youri Muckraker. | In his closing remarks, Arnold August challenged the bi-partisan nature of US war and aggression from 1776 to date. He put out a call to action for the peace-loving peoples of the world to support the forces in the U…

____ (2022-10-21). Chinese research team develops software to deal with surface mesh files. ecns.cn A research team from the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) developed software to deal with 3D surface models in order to improve the visualization effect of fossil and modern biological imaging data.

____ (2022-10-21). Away From War For A Moment. smoothiex12.blogspot.com One of the things needed to be remembered while talking about SMO–life still continues. And here is an interesting video related to commercial aviation which stumbled upon today and it discusses

Toward increased Networking (2022-10-21). Online events w) Richard Heinberg, Monbiot, Jerry Mander, Vandana Shiva, Maggie Nelson… indybay.org Here are about 16 online events taking place over the next week (and starting at 5 m today, 10/18), featuring people such as Richard Heinberg, George Monbiot, Vanessa Nakate, Sara Nelson, Jerry Mander, Annie Leonard, Vandana Shiva, Bill McKibben, Ray Archuleta, David Helvarg, Phoebe Tickell, David Camfield, Cynthia Kaufman, Maggie Nelson, Kris Henning, and many others. | These events are hosted from various locations all across the country, as well from Canada and the UK (however, the listed times are all for our "Pacific time zone"). Of course, feel free to share this info with others who might be interested in…

WSWS (2022-10-21). UAW presidential candidate Will Lehman receives warm reception from co-workers at Mack Trucks in Macungie, Pennsylvania. wsws.org At Lehman's home plant in Macungie, Pennsylvania, numerous workers familiar with his campaign took stacks of leaflets to distribute to their coworkers.

Maximillan Ruppert, Willy Meyer (2022-10-21). The Conformity Forge and The Alchemy of Evil. indybay.org One possible answer may be that governments, the media, the legal system, and the vast majority of the population are firmly embedded in a sociopolitical system that not only does not want anything about it to be questioned, but also actively prevents an awareness from arising in people of a radically different view of the world in which they live. A social paradigm shift is imperative!

Peace Action of San Mateo County (2022-10-21). Sunday 10/23: The New Cold War with Sharat G. Lin. indybay.org Zoom link: us02web.zoom.us/j/3289220486

TeleSUR, jm, JGN, SH (2022-10-21). øAsí fue la liberación de Belgrado de la invasión nazi en 1944. telesurtv.net El Frente Yugoslavo se fortaleció a partir de 1943 y enfiló esfuerzos para dar la libertad a los territorios invadidos por las fuerzas alemanas.

_____ (2022-10-21). CICA on course to the establishment of the Asian Union. journal-neo.org The sixth summit of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence-Building Measures in Asia (CICA) an international forum uniting the states of the Asian continent with the mission of strengthening relations to ensure stability and security in the region has ended in Astana. Official representatives of more than 30 states of the Asian region …

Rann Miller (2022-10-21). Opinion: It's Not That Asian Students Perform Better On The SAT Than Black Students Because They Are Better. The SAT Is Just A Racist Test. moguldom.com On Oct. 4, a tweet from Monitoring Bias shared SAT scores according to racial demographic groups in Michigan. It specifically showed that only 3 percent of Black test-takers scored above 1200 on the SAT versus 47 percent of Asian students, 19 percent of white students, and 8 percent of Latino/a/x students. When I did my …

Editor (2022-10-21). Environmental racism is poisoning the waters in the U.S. mronline.org Thousands of people in U.S. cities have been left without access to clean water. Communities say institutional racism is to blame.

Fight Back (2022-10-21). Minneapolis: Protest slams city demolition plans that will spread arsenic in community. fightbacknews.org Minneapolis, MN – On October 9, approximately 40 people gathered in the East Phillips neighborhood, at the Roof Depot building, a now abandoned facility that previously housed many polluting industries, to protest against the city of Minneapolis's plans to demolish the building. | Demolition would unearth this pollution and devastate the surrounding community. A key purpose of the rally was to educate the community about the dangers posed by the building's destruction. This was achieved through speeches and the creation of protest art, which participants hung on the fenced perimeter of the facility. | The Roof D…

Anonymous103 (2022-10-21). Taiwan, US Sign Deal to Maintain Island's Patriot Missiles. southfront.org Click to see full-size image Technicians from Raytheon and Lockheed Martin will be sent to Taiwan under a contract worth about $78 million | Originally published on Taiwan has signed a contract with the US According to The…

Staff (2022-10-21). VIDEO: Inauguration of Iran's consulate in Armenia's Kapan. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amira-Abdollahian attended a ceremony to inaugurate Iran's consulate general in the Armenian town of Kapan.

____ (2022-10-21). Truss resigns, becomes shortest-serving UK PM. ecns.cn United Kingdom (UK) Prime Minister Liz Truss resigned on Thursday after just a little over six weeks in office and thus became the shortest-serving prime minister in the country's history.

WSWS (2022-10-21). Oklahoma executes Benjamin Cole, a severely mentally ill inmate, after US Supreme Court denies appeal. wsws.org Cole's attorney said following his execution, "As Oklahoma proceeds with its relentless march to execute one mentally ill, traumatized man after another, we should pause to ask whether this is really who we are, and who we want to be."

Tom-Oliver Regenauer (2022-10-21). The music monument: Working class hero. indybay.org As soon as you're born they make you feel small, | By giving you no time instead of it all, | Till the pain is so big you feel nothing at all. | A working class hero is something to be, | They hurt you at home and they hit you at school,…

WSWS (2022-10-21). Australia: Victoria triple-zero call delays linked to 33 deaths over 18 months. wsws.org A recent report on emergency performance statistics is a damning indictment of the "let it rip" COVID-19 policy of state and federal governments.

Staff (2022-10-21). FM Spox reacts to Canada sanctions on Iranian media. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Nasser Kan'ani said that imposing sanctions on Iranian media shows the absurdity of the West's slogan on freedom of expression.

Labor Video Project (2022-10-21). "Town Destroyers" & The Victor Arnautoff GWH Murals With Alan Snitow & Deborah Kaufman. indybay.org WorkWeek looks at the new film "Town Destroyers" by Deborah Kaufman and Alan Snitow. It is about the struggle over the Victor Arnautoff murals at George Washington High.

WSWS (2022-10-21). Teachers in Haverhill, Massachusetts, defy injunction and continue strike for fourth day. wsws.org Educators in Haverhill remained on strike Thursday despite court injunctions and the union insisting that a settlement on wages had been reached Wednesday night.

____ (2022-10-21). Scientists identify gut bacteria that can alleviate smoking hazard. ecns.cn A study by Chinese scientists and their U.S. counterparts has identified a type of bacteria in our gut that can effectively degrade nicotine, a harmful ingredient in tobacco that causes addiction and a slew of health risks including fatty liver disease.

____ (2022-10-21). Shanghai airports' rail link sees major progress. ecns.cn Major progress was achieved in the construction of the first high-speed rail link between Shanghai's Pudong and Hongqiao airports, as the project contractor said the girder installation of the project's bid 1 has been concluded in advance recently.

Staff (2022-10-21). US cruel sanctions violating Iranian women human rights. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — Saying that claims of Westerners in supporting Iranian women are not honest, the Iranian envoy to the UN said the cruel and inhuman sanctions of the US have violated the fundamental rights of Iranian women.

____ (2022-10-21). Chinese premier congratulates Kuwaiti PM on assuming office. ecns.cn Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday sent a congratulatory message to Sheikh Ahmad Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah on his taking office as Kuwait's prime minister.

WSWS (2022-10-21). Australian High Court further shreds due process in the name of "security" wsws.org The judges ruled that legislation, such as the ASIO Act, could override any requirement for a court to provide a person with the "minimum" of a fair hearing.

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-21). Wednesday 12/14: Presentation: Damien Linnane, Illustrator of This is Ear Hustle. indybay.org [ONLINE] San Francisco Main Library…

Ricardo Ortiz (2022-10-21). Sunday 10/23: The Struggles in Argentina and the Prospects. indybay.org Please join the Zoom meeting: 6: 30 Eastern Time 3: 30 Pacific Time | us02web.zoom.us/j/85907977991?pwd=YnBPbFFwcStueEJtcEFUVnN6ais0UT09

Staff (2022-10-21). Iran oil sanctions need to be lifted for cutting oil prices. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — US sanctions on Iran and Venezuela's oil and gas need to be lifted if the world wants oil prices to decrease, says, the Turkish foreign minister.

Martha Hubert (2022-10-21). Friday 10/21: Justice, Not Jenkins! indybay.org San Francisco Police Officers Association | 800 Bryant (@ 6th) | San Francisco, CA…

____ (2022-10-21). Press center for 20th CPC National Congress hosts fifth group interview. ecns.cn The press center for the 20th CPC National Congress hosted its fifth group interview on Thursday.

San José Peace & Justice Center (2022-10-21). Wednesday 10/26: Democracy in the Americas: What can the U.S. learn about democracy from Latin America? indybay.org San José Peace and Justice Center | 48 South 7th Street | San José, CA 95112…

____ (2022-10-21). New monkeypox research paves way for domestic vaccine. ecns.cn A Chinese research institute said on Thursday that it has successfully isolated monkeypox virus strains from clinical samples and has begun researching vaccines and drugs for fighting the infectious disease.

WSWS (2022-10-21). Two workers killed in three days in Western Australian mines. wsws.org The latest deaths follow a spate of fatalities and serious injuries in mining operations across the state last year.

____ (2022-10-21). CPC maps out further steps on path to common prosperity. ecns.cn For many, moss is nothing but a humble tiny plant growing in some inconspicuous wet corners, but for villagers in the mountainous town of Maoyang, it is a cash cow that has carried them out of poverty and on a path to further affluence.

Oakland Privacy (2022-10-21). Wednesday 11/16: Oakland Privacy: Fighting Against the Surveillance State. indybay.org Please email contact@oaklandprivacy.org a few days before the meeting to get up-to-date location information or obtain Zoom meeting access info.

Staff (2022-10-21). Navy cmdr. confirms seizure of 2 US unmanned vessels. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — The Chief Commander of Iran's Army Navy Force Rear Admiral Shahram Irani confirmed the seizure of 2 American unmanned vessels by Naval Forces of the Iran Army whose mission is to protect international waters.

Staff (2022-10-21). Future of Islamic Revolution brighter than ever: Cleric. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — Saying that the judiciary must take serious measures against rioters, Ayatollah Khatami said that the future of the Islamic Revolution is brighter than the past.

WSWS (2022-10-21). How global consultancy firm McKinsey helped craft Quebec's profits-before-lives pandemic policy. wsws.org Recent revelations showing that McKinsey, one of the world's largest consulting firms, helped determine essential elements of the Quebec government's disastrous response to the COVID-19 pandemic provide a graphic illustration of the dictatorship big business exercises over society.

Staff (2022-10-21). Apple harvest in orchards of West Azarbaijan Province. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — These days it is the harvest season of yellow and red apples in the orchards of West Azarbaijan Province, northwest of Iran.

_____ (2022-10-21). Fumio Kishida leads the Japanese government for a year. journal-neo.org One year ago, on October 4, 2021, Fumio Kishida became the head of the government of one of the leading countries in the Indo-Pacific region, Japan. He took over after Yoshihide Suga, who had also led the Japanese government for a year, left…

Staff (2022-10-21). Enemies plotting to impede Iran's progress. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — Army Commander Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi said on Friday that the enemies' plan and strategy are to halt or delay the Islamic Republic of Iran's progress.

Fellowship of Craft (2022-10-21). Saturday 12/3: Craneway Craft Fair – 51st Annual KPFA Holiday Benefit! indybay.org Alameda County Fairgrounds & Event Center, Building 'A' | 4501 Pleasanton Ave | Pleasanton, CA 94566…

Penny Rosenwasser (2022-10-21). Saturday 11/19: Palestinian Holiday Crafts Bazaar! indybay.org Offices of the Middle East Children's Alliance: | 1011 8th Street, Suite 100 | Berkeley CA 94710…

Haiti Action Committee (2022-10-21). Wednesday 10/26: Oppose Expanded US/UN Military Intervention in Haiti! indybay.org San Francisco Federal Building at 90 – 7th Street between Market and Mission Streets, near Powell Street BART.

Staff (2022-10-21). VIDEO: Last day of IRGC military exercise in Aras region. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — The footage shows the construction of a mobile bridge over the Aras river in the last day of the IRGC military exercise in the northwestern country.

Staff (2022-10-21). Hike in Iran export during Raeisi administration. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — Exporting a variety of goods has seen a paramount surge over the first half of the Iranian year which manifests the realization of the 13th government's high priority in its economic plans.

Paul Haeder (2022-10-21). True Journalism Digs Even When a Tin Foil Hat Might Come in Handy. dissidentvoice.org There's so much to unpack when it comes to propaganda propagating a society, or in this case, the collective west, that is collectively insane. "Amazing" is not really the operative word, since there are so many allusions to and examples of "good Germans" throughout the collective west, even before Hitler and Bernays and Goebbels and …

Khubaka, Michael Harris (2022-10-21). Sunday 10/23: Kickoff for World Dashiki Week 2022. indybay.org The African Outlet | 4942 3rd Street, San Francisco, CA 94124…

Anand Naidoo (2022-10-21). The Heat: UK Political Chaos. america.cgtn.com British Prime Minister Liz Truss quits, plunging the UK into political chaos. After only about six weeks in office, Liz Truss has resigned becoming the shortest serving prime minister in British history. This comes just days after losing two key cabinet members amid a failed economic plan that sent …

____ (2022-10-21). Journalists attend the fifth group interview. ecns.cn The press center for the 20th CPC National Congress hosted its fifth group interview on Thursday.

Friends of Cuba (2022-10-21). Thursday 11/3: The World Stand With Cuba! We Call On Nancy Pelosi: Let Cuba Live! indybay.org San Francisco Federal Building (7th + Mission)…

____ (2022-10-21). Undersea section of high-speed rail tunnel makes landmark progress. ecns.cn Tunnel Boring Machine has already dug a 3,000-meter section of the Zhanjiang Bay undersea tunnel, some 1,600 meters of which runs under the seabed, marking an important stage in the construction of the Guangzhou-Zhanjiang high-speed railway.

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-21). Friday 12/30: Author: Nigel Poor and Earlonne Woods moderated by Piper Kerman. indybay.org San Francisco Main Library | 100 Larkin St | San Francisco, CA 94102…

Cine Mas SF (2022-10-21). Sunday 10/23: San Francisco Latino Film Festival -Closing Screening. indybay.org Roxie Theater | 3117 16th Street | San Francisco, CA 94103…

American Indian Resource Center at UCSC (2022-10-21). Saturday 11/5: Inherent Tribal Sovereignty in Practice: Government-to-Government Relationships in California. indybay.org Hybrid Event: Zoom or Horticulture 2 Meeting Hall (HORT 2) at UC Santa Cruz Arboretum, Arboretum Rd, Santa Cruz | Registration Links: linktr.ee/aircucsc

____ (2022-10-21). Sinopharm separates monkeypox virus strains; R&D of vaccines and medicine underway. ecns.cn Sinopharm's Wuhan Institute of Biological Products has recently successfully separated monkeypox virus strains from clinical samples of infected patients to help scientific research into the epidemic prevention and control of monkeypox.

____ (2022-10-21). 5.1-magnitude quake strikes off Japan's Fukushima Prefecture: JMA. ecns.cn An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.1 struck off Japan's Fukushima Prefecture on Friday, the weather agency here said.

Well, Well, Well… (2022-10-21). Ultra-Conservative Club and Assembly-Member Grayson Stocking Concord CA Candidate's Coffer. indybay.org Assembly-member Tim Grayson and ultra-conservative organization The Lincoln Club recently sent some dough to the same Concord city council candidate.

WSWS (2022-10-21). "They must be running scared": UAW officials tell Ford management to remove Will Lehman campaigners at Kansas City assembly plant. wsws.org Before campaigners were forced to leave, many workers spoke out about their frustration over the exploitative conditions they face and the corruption and impotence of their official union representatives.

Staff (2022-10-21). Respecting Armenia sovereignty, integrity Iran's policy. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 21 (MNA) — Saying that respecting the sovereignty and integrity of Armenia is the policy of Iran, the Iranian Foreign Minister said that Iran considers the security of Armenia as the security of the region.

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-21). Monday 12/12: Author: Zara Stone and Joe Loya in conversation, Killer Looks. indybay.org San Francisco Main Library | 100 Larkin St | San Francisco, CA 94102…

San Francisco Public Library (2022-10-21). Tuesday 12/13: Film: Belly of the Beast, Screening and Filmmaker Discussion. indybay.org [ONLINE] San Francisco Main Library…

Angela (2022-10-21). Saturday 10/22: Free virtual screening of the documentary film "Homeland" indybay.org

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-21). Lula mantiene ventaja para balotaje en Brasil, según encuestas. telesurtv.net El candidato presidencial izquierdista cuenta con una ventaja de cuatro puntos porcentuales frente a Bolsonaro.

Staff (2022-10-21). Liga Élite del Béisbol Cubano comenzará este sábado. cubadebate.cu La I Liga Élite del Beisbol Cubano comenzará este sábado con partidos en La Habana, Isla de la Juventud y Holguín, de acuerdo con nota emitida por la Comisión Nacional de Beisbol. Al momento de emitir esta información se ha confirmado que la logística general para el evento está garantizada. Se mantiene la celebración de 50 partidos para cada equipo.

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-10-21). Presidenta de Honduras sostiene encuentro con el papa Francisco. telesurtv.net En el encuentro, ambas parte dialogaron sobre el rol de la Iglesia en ámbitos como la educación y la sanidad.

Staff (2022-10-21). Nueva planta de oxígeno medicinal prestará sevicios en 2024 (+Video). cubadebate.cu La inversión de la nueva planta de oxígeno medicinal que se construye en Granma prestará servicios a partir de 2024, según especialista de comunicación de la Empresa Gases Industriales y OxiCuba S.A. La entidad resolverá definitivamente situaciones complejas con el traslado del oxígeno medicinal hacia las provincias del oriente cubano.

Staff (2022-10-21). Concluye en La Habana la XV Feria Comercial Salud para Todos. cubadebate.cu Con la firma de 16 nuevos contratos y acuerdos comerciales por un valor de más de 45 millones de dólares concluyó hoy, en el Palacio de Convenciones de La Habana, la XV Feria Comercial Salud para Todos. En esta edición fue lanzada la Primera Feria Internacional de Turismo Médico y Bienestar, que contó con la participación de empresas de 28 naciones.

TeleSUR, jaa, SH (2022-10-21). Senado chileno aprueba proyecto sobre energías renovables. telesurtv.net La cartera resaltó que con este proyecto ley se acelera el proceso de retiro de las centrales que producen energía a base de carbón en Chile.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-10-21). TSE de Brasil aprueba resolución para luchar contra la desinformación. telesurtv.net El TSE registró el crecmiento de los episodios de violencia política en redes sociales en un 436 por ciento con respecto a 2018.

TeleSUR, gao, SH (2022-10-21). Colombia marcó récord de producción de coca en el Gobierno de Duque. telesurtv.net En 2021 Colombia alcanzó las 204.000 hectáreas en plantaciones de coca, con una producción de 1.400 TM de cocaína.

Staff (2022-10-21). Embajada de Cuba en Washington conmemora Día de la Cultura Nacional. cubadebate.cu "Celebramos hoy el 154 aniversario de la entonación por primera vez de las notas del Himno Nacional, un hecho histórico (…) que marcó un punto de inflexión en el desarrollo de nuestra identidad como nación", dijo la jefa de la misión de Cuba en Washington D.C, Lianys Torres Rivera, al comenzar la actividad político-cultural este 20 de Octubre.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-10-21). Trabajadores de la Construcción van a paro nacional en Uruguay. telesurtv.net El Sindicato Único Nacional de la Construcción y Anexos estima que alrededor de 12 mil puestos de trabajo se perderán en el primer semestre del año en el sector.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-10-21). Comisión de ONU: ocupación israelí en Palestina es ilegal. telesurtv.net La comisión instó a la Asamblea General de la ONU a solicitar una opinión consultiva urgente de CIJ sobre las consecuencias jurídicas de esta ocupación.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-21). Encuentran restos de la comunista española Aurora Picornell. telesurtv.net Las pruebas de ADN confirmaron que el cuerpo Picornell es uno de las cinco mujeres encontradas a finales de 2021.

TeleSUR, lvm, YSM (2022-10-21). España, Francia y Portugal establecerán corredor de energía verde. telesurtv.net La conexión entre Barcelona y Marsella se hará mediante una tubería técnicamente adaptada para el paso del hidrógeno verde y otros gases.

TeleSUR, jaa, YSM (2022-10-21). Casos de Covid-19 en Chile aumentan un % en la última semana. telesurtv.net La cifra de nuevos contagios, 6.201, es la mayor registrada en 48 días para sumar un total de 13.073 casos activos.

TeleSUR, gao (2022-10-21). Dos atentados de Al Shabaab dejan al menos 21 muertos en Somalia. telesurtv.net Los recientes atentados del grupo terroristas en las ciudades de Jalalaqsi y Bulobarde dejaron varios heridos entre civiles y militares.

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-10-21). Gobierno de Bolivia reitera llamado al diálogo sobre el censo. telesurtv.net La viceministra de Comunicación boliviana recordó que hasta ahora no se ha sustentado el planteamiento para que el censo sea en 2023.

Staff (2022-10-21). Alpidio Alonso Grau: "En Cuba, Revolución y cultura son inseparables" cubadebate.cu "Aunque algunos no lo adviertan y no falten los que, incluso, lo niegan, hoy estamos sometidos a una guerra cultural feroz, de dimensiones colosales. Frente a esto, el rol de la cultura en la defensa de la nación es esencial. La cultura en el sentido más complejo y profundo, de toda la memoria y riqueza espiritual de este pueblo, de la cultura como una actitud. Ese es nuestro seguro de vida", aseguró el ministro de Cultura de Cuba, Alpidio Alonso Grau, en entrevista a Cubadebate.

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-21). Exministro de facto de Bolivia se declara culpable de soborno. telesurtv.net El exministro del gobierno de facto de Jeanine Áñez, Arturo Murillo, está detenido en una cárcel de Miami desde 2021.

TeleSUR, jaa, YSM (2022-10-21). Confirman primer caso de cólera en República Dominicana. telesurtv.net La paciente estuvo 14 días en Puerto Príncipe, capital de Haití, e ingresó a República Dominicana el pasado 17 de octubre.

TeleSUR, YSM, SH (2022-10-21). Detienen a cuatro personas más por ataque a Cristina Fernández. telesurtv.net Los cuatro detenidos enfrentan cargos de incitación a la violencia, apología del delito e instigación a delinquir.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-21). Emiten alerta epidemiológica por influenza en Dominicana. telesurtv.net El virus puede conllevar graves complicaciones de la enfermedad subyacente, provocar neumonía o causar la muerte.

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-21). Fracasan elecciones para designar presidente de Líbano. telesurtv.net El país podría atravesar una nueva crisis política en caso de no lograr designar un nuevo jefe de Estado.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-10-21). Sobreseen a mujer salvadoreña sentenciada por abortar en su casa. telesurtv.net Acdatee recordó que la legislación salvadoreña es estigmatizante y crea prejuicios en contra de mujeres que sufren emergencias obstétricas.

TeleSUR-mcs, DRL (2022-10-21). Defensoría colombiana alerta de amenazas a líderes sociales. telesurtv.net La autoridad precisó que las amenazas obedecen a la lógica de los grupos armados ilegales y delincuenciales…

TeleSUR, lvm, MER (2022-10-21). Trabajadores uruguayos de la construcción realizan movilización en defensa de conquistas sociales. telesurtv.net Los trabajadores también plantearon su posición en defensa de la negociación colectiva, las libertades sindicales, así como la seguridad social, integral y solidaria.

Staff (2022-10-21). Ministerio de Economía y Planificación aprueba nuevos actores económicos (+PDF). cubadebate.cu El Ministerio de Economía y Planificación (MEP) aprobó este jueves 84 solicitudes de creación de actores económicos, de las que 83 son mipymes (78 privadas y 5 estatales) y una cooperativa no agropecuaria.Con esta decisión, suman 5547 los actores económicos aprobados desde que inició el proceso en septiembre de 2021.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-21). Gobierno de Etiopía se suma a diálogos de paz sobre el Tigray. telesurtv.net El asesor de Seguridad Nacional del premier etíope señaló que "hemos reconfirmado nuestro compromiso de participar".

Staff (2022-10-21). Barcelona vence al Villarreal en el Camp Nou y recupera sus aspiraciones en la liga. cubadebate.cu 3-0 senteciado en apenas siete minutos de arreón pasada la media hora de partido. Después de que el Villarreal tuviera su oportunidad de darle un susto, el Baràßa se puso en plan arrollador y derrumbó todas las esperanzas de un submarino amarillo que pagó los platos rotos de la supuesta crisis azulgrana. Xavi cambió las piezas y su equipo le respondió.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-10-21). Liz Truss renuncia como primera ministra de Reino Unido. telesurtv.net Liz Truss dimitió, después de solo 45 días en el cargo, lo que lo convierte en uno de los más cortos Gobiernos británicos.

TeleSUR, SH (2022-10-21). Presidente Castillo llama al diálogo para estabilizar la democracia en Perú. telesurtv.net El presidente peruano expresó que los peruanos "no soportan más enfrentamientos políticos. Ni la politización de la justicia. Ni la judicialización de la política".

Staff (2022-10-21). Sube el telón y comienza el XXVII Festival Internacional de Ballet de La Habana "Alicia Alonso" (+ Fotos). cubadebate.cu Entre aplausos y ovaciones del público, se inició este 20 de octubre, Día de la Cultura Cubana, el XXVII Festival Internacional de Ballet de La Habana "Alicia Alonso" que hasta el 13 de noviembre, será un espacio de confluencias entre reconocidos bailarines internacionales y del patio, formados en la escuela de ballet cubana.

TeleSUR- hvh, DRL (2022-10-21). Siria acusa a EE.UU. de obstaculizar el retorno de refugiados. telesurtv.net El ministro asistente de Asuntos Exteriores señaló que EE.UU. "alimenta conflictos para mantener su dominio".

TeleSUR, lvm, SH (2022-10-21). Estado mexicano de Tabasco aprueba el matrimonio igualitario. telesurtv.net Solo restan los estados de Guerrero y Tamaulipas para que las uniones entre parejas LGTBIQ+ sean contempladas por la ley mexicana.

Staff (2022-10-21). Cupet actualiza sobre situación de la gasolina en el país. cubadebate.cu La Unión Cuba-Petróleo (Cupet) actualizó este jueves sobre la situación de la gasolina en el país. Este mes los niveles de inventarios en el producto han sido bajos, provocando desabastecimiento en las redes de servicentros, siendo el servicio de la gasolina especial el más afectado. Hoy la refinería se encuentra operando y produciendo este combustible.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-10-21). Denuncian amenaza de golpe de Estado contra el Gobierno peruano. telesurtv.net Félix Chero aseveró que esta amenaza es evidente ante las diversas acciones realizadas en contra de Pedro Castillo para alejarlo de la Presidencia.

Staff (2022-10-21). øSe escucha música cubana en Cuba? cubadebate.cu Lamentablemente, las propuestas en algunos espacios públicos estatales y de gestión por cuenta propia se basan en canciones de pésimos textos, rozando la vulgaridad y la falta de toda norma de educación y respeto. En otros, no abunda nuestra matriz bailable y se consume de todo menos lo que verdaderamente, y en cuanto a códigos de cubanía se refiere.

_____ (2022-10-20). Nuclear High Noon In Europe. popularresistance.org On Monday, Oct. 17, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization kicked off Operation STEADFAST NOON, its annual exercise of its ability to wage nuclear conflict. Given that NATO's nuclear umbrella extends exclusively over Europe, the indisputable fact is that STEADFAST NOON is nothing more than NATO training to wage nuclear war against Russia. | Nuclear war against Russia. | The reader should let that sink in for a moment. | Don't worry, NATO spokesperson Oana Lungscu reassured the rest of the world, the purpose of STEADFAST NOON is to ensure that NATO's nuclear war-fighting capability "remains safe and effective." It…

_____ (2022-10-20). Puerto Rico Contends With Two Storms: Fiona And Colonialism. popularresistance.org In mid-September of this year, Hurricane Fiona hit Puerto Rico as a Category 1 storm. Despite Category 1 being the mildest ranking, the damage was devastating, triggering an island-wide blackout and leaving more than 760,000 without clean water. | After nearly a month since the storm, the reality on the ground is still grim. Officials estimate $172 million in damages to roads, excluding municipal roads, which are the majority. Around 900,000 Puerto Ricans have applied for individual assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). 59%, or three out of every five such applications have been approved…

_____ (2022-10-20). Senate Looks To Give Taiwan $10 Billion In Military Aid. popularresistance.org The Senate's version of the 2023 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) will include $10 billion in military aid for Taiwan, *Defense News* reported on Monday. | The $10 billion would be given to Taiwan over five years in the form of Foreign Military Financing (FMF), a State Department program that gives foreign governments money to purchase US weapons. | However, Taiwan will be able to use $300 million of the FMF each year to purchase military equipment from its own industrial base, a privilege only currently enjoyed by Israel. Other FMF recipients need waivers to use the funds to purchase arms that don't com…

_____ (2022-10-20). Seattle — Greater Tacoma Foundation Call For Forterra Resignations. popularresistance.org Seattle, Washington – A recently obtained letter reveals further fallout from the Snoqualmie Tribe's exposing the Seattle-based land conservancy Forterra of misleading the tribe and the federal government in obtaining a grant worth up to $20 million. | Last week, 78 Forterra staff members issued a letter expressing their support for Snoqualmie Tribe risking their careers. Now, LRI has obtained by the Greater Tacoma Community Foundation that calls for the, "Replace[ment] (of) Forterra's executive team with an experienced team that can restore trust with partners." | The letter further states, "Communications to th…

_____ (2022-10-20). Tulsi Gabbard Left The Democrats, But She Isn't Helping The Left. popularresistance.org Tulsi Gabbard made headlines on October 11, 2022 with her announcement that she was leaving the Democratic Party. In her statement, Gabbard provided a litany of reasons for her decision. She condemned the Democratic Party for being under the control of an "elitist cabal" of warmongers that are driven by "cowardly wokeness" and who divide the people with "anti-white racism." Gabbard further decried the Democratic Party's support for "open borders" and its demonization of the police. The Democratic Party, according to Gabbard, has also weaponized the national security state against its opponents and brought the wor…

_____ (2022-10-20). EU Confesses 'Our Prosperity Was Based On China And Russia'. popularresistance.org The West's economic prosperity following the end of the first cold war in 1991 was built on a neoliberal capitalist economic model that was only made possible due to the extraction of wealth from China and Russia, the European Union's top foreign-policy official, Josep Borrell, has confessed. | "Our prosperity was based on China and Russia — energy and market," Borrell said. | China provided the US and EU with a massive market, low-paid labor, and cheap consumer goods. And after the Soviet Union was overthrown, mass privatizations in Russia and steps at integrating it into the West helped Europe secure huge…

_____ (2022-10-20). Ballots Are Out In UAW Election, With Contrasting Visions Of Unionism. popularresistance.org Stakes are high in the United Auto Workers, with two polar-opposite visions of unionism up for leadership. On Monday ballots were sent to UAW members for the union's first direct election of top officers. | The rank-and-file vote comes about because members voted last fall to switch to that system, instead of having a far smaller number of convention delegates elect top leaders, as the UAW has done until now. The opportunity to let members decide was ordered by the U.S. Justice Department's monitor, installed in 2021 to oversee remedies to the union's blatant corruption. Over the past five years, more than a doze…

_____ (2022-10-20). Palestinians Observe General Strike To Honor Young Man Killed In West Bank. popularresistance.org Heeding a call from nationalist factions, Palestinians observed the one-day general strike on Thursday to pay homage to Udai Tamimi, who was gunned down during a reported firefight with the Israeli forces at the entrance of the West Bank settlement of Maale Adumim in the east of the holy occupied city of al-Quds on Wednesday. | Businesses, schools and different facilities shut down their doors in different areas of the West Bank and al-Quds. The strike also included public transportation. | Tamimi, 22, was wanted by the Israeli military after killing an Israeli soldier, identified as Noa Lazar, at a checkpoint ne…

_____ (2022-10-20). When Unions Back Corporate Mergers, Workers Lose. popularresistance.org There has always been a fundamental tension in the organized labor world between people who think that unions exist to counteract the self-serving tendencies of businesses, and people who think that unions should copy the self-serving tendencies of businesses. The gap between the view that unions should change capitalism and the view that unions should just help working people get their piece of capitalism is not just fodder for theoretical arguments‚Äâ—‚Äâbillions of dollars, thousands of jobs, and the entire direction of…

_____ (2022-10-20). New Jersey Sues Oil Companies For Decades Of 'Public Deception' On Climate Change. popularresistance.org The state of New Jersey filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against five oil companies and the oil industry's most powerful lobbying group for covering up and misleading the public about climate change, the latest round of state and municipal-led climate litigation seeking accountability from the oil industry. | The lawsuit, filed in the New Jersey Superior Court, states that the companies knew about climate change for decades and actively sought to conceal that information from the public. Instead, they funded PR campaigns aimed at confusing and misleading the public. | The oil companies "concealed and misrepresented the…

Dave DeCamp (2022-10-20). Putin Declares Martial Law in Annexed Ukrainian Territories. news.antiwar.com Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday declared martial law in the territories that Russia annexed in Ukraine, which applies to the Russian-controlled areas of Donetsk, Luhansk, Zaporizhia, and Kherson. Putin said that the territories were already under martial law before they were annexed by Russia. "Now we must introduce the same mode under Russian law. This …

____ (2022-10-20). Russia declares martial law in Donetsk, Lugansk, Zaporizhzhia, Kherson. ecns.cn Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree Wednesday, declaring martial law in Donetsk, Lugansk, Zaporizhzhia and Kherson from Thursday.

Staff (2022-10-20). Delivering weapons to Russia against Ukraine baseless claim. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 20 (MNA) — Iran's top diplomat Hossein Amir-Abdollahian has told EU foreign policy chief sending weapons and drones against Ukraine is not Iran's policy.

Staff (2022-10-20). Iran, Russia reject claims on using Iran drones in Ukraine. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 20 (MNA) — Iran and Russia have rejected baseless allegations that Tehran supplied Moscow with a fleet of drones for use in the war in Ukraine.

Anonymous669 (2022-10-20). Russian KUB-BLA Kamikaze Drones Hit Ukrainian Military Posts (Videos). southfront.org On October 19 and 20, and other Russian news sources shared two videos documenting recent strikes with KUB-BLA loitering munitions on the Armed Forces of Ukraine (AFU). | The first video shows a strike on a fortified position of the AFU on an unedified front. The loitering munition scores a direct hit and as a result ammunition which were stored at the position exploded. | The second video documents a strike on personnel of the AFU who were moving military equipment in Mykolaiv region…

TeleSUR, SH (2022-10-20). Entra vigor ley marcial en Donetsk, Lugansk, Jersón y Zaporiyia. telesurtv.net A partir de la entrada en vigencia de la ley marcial, los jefes de dichas regiones podrán evacuar a la población y restringir la libertad de movimiento en ellas por razones de seguridad.

Anonymous103 (2022-10-20). Military SItuation In Ukraine On October 20, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org Russia struck the AFU positions near Kramatorsk with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck the AFU positions near Zaporozhye with high-precision missiles; | Russia struck the AFU positions near Seversk with high-precision missiles; | Russian Army replled the AFU attacks near the Stelmakhovka village; | Clashes between the Russian army and AFU were reported near the Stelmakhovka; | Clashes between the Russian army and AFU were reported near the Lyman; | Russian air def…

Dave DeCamp (2022-10-20). China Reaffirms 'No First Use' Nuclear Weapons Policy at UN. news.antiwar.com China reaffirmed this week its no first use policy for nuclear weapons at a meeting of the UN's General Assembly First Committee. Li Song, the Chinese ambassador for disarmament affairs, told the committee that China "has solemnly committed to no first use of nuclear weapons at any time and under any circumstances, and not using …

Editor (2022-10-20). Scott Ritter: We're in a Moment When One Mistake Could Start a Nuclear War. scheerpost.com

Editor (2022-10-20). Caitlin Johnstone: The Lunatic Argument That Nuclear Brinkmanship Makes Us Safe. scheerpost.com

Anonymous103 (2022-10-20). Military Situation In Kharkov Region On October 20, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org

Anonymous587 (2022-10-20). Gas Is Weapon In Hands Of Oslo. southfront.org The prolongation of the war in Ukraine benefits not only the United States and Great Britain. Despite statements by some European politicians about the need for an immediate cessation of hostilities, many EU countries are making super profits under the guise of anti-war rhetoric. | For example, the energy crisis in gas supplies, which was turned by Putin into a weapon of geopolitical struggle against NATO, is actively used by Norway to improve its well-being. With a number of countries refusin…

Anonymous587 (2022-10-20). Germany Pays For Support Of Ukraine By Increasing Prices And Falling Prosperity Of Citizens. southfront.org Germany faces its biggest crisis since the 19 s | In October, more and more information is emerging about Germany's final inclination away from neutrality in the war in Ukraine toward its full support. Beginning with the deployment of the U.S. Central Command on its territory and the transfer of intelligence information to the SSU and MDI of Ukraine, to the transfer of actual weapons (Iris-T air defense) all this expresses the real position of Berlin at the moment. | At the same time, aga…

Anonymous103 (2022-10-20). Military Situation In Southern Ukraine On October 20, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org Russian Army repelled the AFU attacks in the Sukhanovo area; | More than 200 AFU servicemen, 14 tanks, 16 armored fighting vehicles and 7 vehicles were destroyed in the Sukhanovo area, according to Russian MOD; | More than 20 soldiers and officers of the AFU were captured in the Sukhanovo area; | Clashes between the AFU and the Russian Army continue in the south of Davydiv Brid village; | The AFU artillery shelled an alleged ammo depot in the Nova Kakhov…

Scott Ritter (2022-10-20). Scott Ritter Ukraine Russia War Latest3. thealtworld.com Putin adds martial law in Ukraine regions, limits in Russia

Alexander Rubinstein (2022-10-20). How the pro-Ukraine NAFO troll operation crowd-funds war criminals. thegrayzone.com Celebrated in mainstream US media for its anti-Russian trolling, the Twitter operation known as NAFO was founded by a Polish antisemite to raise money for a militia that has hosted war criminals, white nationalists and wanted murderers. Whether they know it or not, anyone who has checked Twitter for recent coverage of the Ukraine proxy war has likely encountered at least one of the thousands of trolls that comprise NAFO, or the "North Atlantic Fellas Organization." Thanks to the efforts …

_____ (2022-10-20). How Russia is fighting the West's Economic Onslaught. journal-neo.org In Washington, economic and financial sanctions remain one of the most favourite options for fighting wars by other means. We continue to witness the use of this tool quite often, with the US strategy to fight Russia's military operations in Ukraine being the most recent example. A key reason that has thus far enabled the …

Anonymous765 (2022-10-20). Ukraine Continues Bloody Attempts To Advance. southfront.org |

Ajamu Baraka (2022-10-20). Trump Calls for Peace in Ukraine While Democrats Make Support for War a Midterm Campaign Issue. orinocotribune.com By Ajamu Baraka Oct 12, 2022 | Donald Trump is no peace maker, but his stance on negotiations to end the war in Ukraine is in stark contrast to that of the democrats, who fully support continuing the dangerous proxy war against Russia. Anti-war forces must step up and struggle for peace. | Since the U.S. sponsored coup in Ukraine in 2014, taking a stand against the plan by the U.S. to use Ukraine as a weapon of war against Russia was a perilous stance for pro-pe…

Brian Berletic (2022-10-20). Russia's 300,000-Strong Mobilization: Facts and Fiction. thealtworld.com Russia's mobilization continues preparing and deploying soldiers in support of military operations against Ukraine. | The Western media, including the New York Times, is attempting to portray the mobilization as a disaster. | However even other sources in the West admit that many of the problems pointed out are shared by all nations mobilizing (including Ukraine) and that Russia will adapt as the process continues. | References: | New York Times 'Coffins Are Already Coming': The Toll of Russia's Chaotic Draft, Newly mobilized recruits are already at the front in Ukraine, a growing chorus of reports…

Staff (2022-10-20). Arming Kyiv brings NATO closer to direct clash with Russia. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Oct. 20 (MNA) — The flow of NATO weapons to Ukraine and military support for Kyiv bring the alliance closer to a dangerous line of a direct military clash with Russia, Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova says.

Connor Echols (2022-10-20). No Matter How Long the Ukraine War Lasts, Weapons Makers Plan to Cash In. commondreams.org A new proposal would slash protections against price gouging and ratchet up weapons production well past Kyiv's needs.

Orinoco Tribune 2 (2022-10-20). US and Turkey Keep Idlib a Terrorist Safe Haven. orinocotribune.com By Steven Sahiounie Oct 16, 2022 | The Biden administration should develop a plan with Turkey and Russia to bring Idlib under the control of the Syrian government. | On October 10, a

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-10-20). China-Russia Friendship: A Guarantee of a Bright Future for the People. libya360.wordpress.com On the eve of the 20th Congress of the Communist Party of China the Chairman of the CC CPRF Gennady Zyuganov gave an interview to the popular Chinese newspaper Guangming Ribao Speaking at the International Forum of the CPC and Marxist Parties organized by the Communist Party of China you noted that the centenary of…

Anonymous103 (2022-10-20). Military Situation In Syria On October 21, 2022 (Map Update). southfront.org On October 20, the Russian Ministry of Defense recorded no hostilities and ceasefire violations in the Idlib region in the past 24 hours; | On October 20, artillery of Turkish-backed forces shelled SAA positions in the Shathah village; | On October 20, SAA artillery shelled positions of Turkish-backed forces in Maarat Blit village; | On October 19, Syrian President Bashar Assad met with a delegation of leaders and representatives of Palestinian groups, including Khalil…

Dave DeCamp (2022-10-20). UK Says Russian Fighter Released Missile Near British Plane Over Black Sea. news.antiwar.com British Defense Minister Ben Wallace said Thursday that a Russian fighter jet released a missile near a British spy plane over the Black Sea in an encounter on September 29. Wallace said he expressed concern about the incident with his Russian counterpart, Sergei Shoigu, and that he replied by saying the missile release happened due …

Paul Craig Roberts (2022-10-20). Special Council John Durham's Failed Investigation of the Plot against President Trump. thealtworld.com I never expected anything to come out of Special Council John Durham's "investigation" of Russiagate, the attempt by the CIA, FBI, and Democrat Party to frame President Trump as a Russian agent, and nothing has come out of it. | I didn't expect anything to come out of the "investigation" because the Establishment is opposed to Trump and most certainly will not permit an investigation that would bring out the truth. The vindication of Trump is the last thing that will come out of Washington. As the Establishment controls the appointment of special prosecutors, it was obvious that nothing would come of Durham's "in…

Dave DeCamp (2022-10-20). UK Says Russian Fighter Jet Released Missile Near British Plane Over Black Sea. news.antiwar.com British Defense Minister Ben Wallace said Thursday that a Russian fighter jet released a missile near a British spy plane over the Black Sea in an encounter on September 29. Wallace said he expressed concern about the incident with his Russian counterpart, Sergei Shoigu, and that he replied by saying the missile release happened due …

____ (2022-10-20). They Say: China one of leading global voices dedicated to peaceful conflict resolution. ecns.cn

____ (2022-10-20). China's modernization path offers inspiration for global peace and development. ecns.cn The report delivered by Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, to the 20th CPC National Congress on Sunday unveiled a blueprint for advancing the rejuvenation of the Chinese nation on all fronts through a Chinese path to modernization.

____ (2022-10-20). China's diplomacy wins global friends. ecns.cn China has stepped up efforts to develop its diplomatic service over the past decade with a comprehensive, multilevel and multifaceted agenda being established.

____ (2022-10-20). (CPC Congress) Delegates to 20th CPC National Congress continue holding group meetings. ecns.cn Delegates to the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) continued holding group meetings on Wednesday.

____ (2022-10-20). Autumn brings colors to park. ecns.cn Colorful autumn scenery at a park in Jize County of Handan City, north China's Hebei Province, Oct. 20, 2022.

____ (2022-10-20). Global parties, politicians congratulate congress. ecns.cn Parties and politicians of various countries have sent their congratulations on the opening of the 20th Communist Party of China National Congress, as they view the congress an important milestone of the CPC's history and providing solid guarantee for China's future development.

____ (2022-10-20). Demand for Chinese heating product soars in Europe. ecns.cn As an important family appliances production base in China, South China's Guangdong Province has witnessed a surge in the exports of heating appliances as the northern hemisphere enters winter.

____ (2022-10-20). Press center for 20th CPC National Congress hosts fourth group interview. ecns.cn The spokespersons for delegations from Chongqing, Sichuan, Guizhou, Yunnan, Tibet, Shaanxi and Gansu to the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) meet the press during a group interview in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 19, 2022.

____ (2022-10-20). Hainan to open two new offshore duty-free shops. ecns.cn Two new offshore duty-free shops have been approved to open in Haikou, the capital of South China's island province of Hainan, raising the number of duty-free shops in the province to twelve, Economic Information Daily reported on Thursday.

____ (2022-10-20). China to step up judicial protection of IPR: senior judge. ecns.cn Chinese judicial agencies will step up protection of intellectual property rights (IPR) in a bid to support the country's drive to achieve greater self-reliance and strength in science and technology, a senior judge said Wednesday.

____ (2022-10-20). Light show featuring ancient Sichuan culture dazzles visitors. ecns.cn Visitors view colorful lights featuring the ancient Sichuan culture in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Oct. 19, 2022. Six groups of themed lights are displayed during the show.

____ (2022-10-20). (Multinational enterprises in China) Microsoft confident about China's digital economy: Microsoft GCR leader. ecns.cn Microsoft is confident in the prospect of China's accelerating digital economy, Hou Yang, chairman and CEO of Microsoft Greater China Region (GCR), said in an interview with Chinanews.com.

____ (2022-10-20). China's FAST telescope spots huge atomic gas structure. ecns.cn The "China Sky Eye," also known as the Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST), has spotted a huge atomic gas structure in the vicinity of a galaxy group.

____ (2022-10-20). China opposes forcing political system on other nations, official says. ecns.cn The Communist Party of China will not point fingers at the internal affairs of political parties in other nations, nor will the Party seek to export the Chinese model or require other nations or parties to emulate its practice, an official said on Thursday.

____ (2022-10-20). China's diplomatic corps to maintain the fighting spirit. ecns.cn China's diplomatic front will continue to carry on the fighting spirit and improve its capability to safeguard the country's dignity and interests.

____ (2022-10-20). Endangered corpse flowers bear seeds at China National Botanical Garden. ecns.cn Two corpse flowers have borne seeds at the China National Botanical Garden in Beijing, marking the first seed-bearing of the endangered species in the country.

____ (2022-10-20). China's initiatives on development, security conducive to world peace, prosperity. ecns.cn With the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) opening on Sunday, the world is paying close attention to the programs of action and overarching policies that will be formulated during the landmark event.

____ (2022-10-20). Press conference on China's diplomacy held in Beijing. ecns.cn Shen Beili, vice minister of the International Department of the CPC Central Committee, and Ma Zhaoxu, vice minister of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, attended the press conference.

____ (2022-10-20). Report charts way to energy security, greener future. ecns.cn The active and prudent approach to climate actions that Xi Jinping has vowed China will pursue is suitable to the nation's conditions, with coal serving as the dominant fossil fuel reserve, experts said.

____ (2022-10-20). China's diplomacy aimed at global peace, prosperity. ecns.cn The goal and purpose of China's diplomacy is to maintain world peace, promote common development and advance the building of a community with a shared future for mankind.

____ (2022-10-20). China's largest-thrust vacuum liquid oxygen, methane engine completes first full-system test. ecns.cn China's largest-thrust vacuum liquid oxygen and methane engine, developed by Chinese commercial spaceflight company LandSpace, has successfully completed its full-system test firings which lasted for 20 seconds.

____ (2022-10-20). Innovative machinery enhances railway construction. ecns.cn The only two 1,000-ton level bridge girder erection machines in the world have added momentum to the rapid development of China's high-speed rail construction and have made railways across the sea a reality.

____ (2022-10-20). World's first electromagnet driven super speed experiment facility enters operation in E China. ecns.cn The world's first ground-based electromagnet driven super speed experiment facility in Jinan, East China's Shandong Province enters operation, CCTV reported on Thursday.

____ (2022-10-20). Investors eye A shares as mood brightens. ecns.cn As uncertainties that have been shrouding the A-share market over the past few months start to subside, domestic and international financial institutions are preparing to increase their positions in China-related assets, which are currently undervalued, said experts.

____ (2022-10-20). China one of world's safest countries: official. ecns.cn China is widely acknowledged as one of the safest countries in the world, Xu Ganlu, vice minister of public security, told a press conference here on Wednesday.

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