Syria: Avaaz, Purpose & the Art of Selling Hate for Empire

By Cory Morningstar Wrong Kind of Green “The Ivy League bourgeoisie who sit at the helm of the non-profit industrial complex will one day be known simply as charismatic architects of death. Funded by the ruling class oligarchy, the role they serve for their funders is not unlike that of corporate media. Yet, it appears…

The Anti-Empire Report: The US is Not on the Wrong Side. It IS the Wrong Side!

By William Blum Ukraine and neo-Nazis Ever since serious protest broke out in Ukraine in February the Western mainstream media, particularly in the United States, has seriously downplayed the fact that the usual suspects – the US/European Union/NATO triumvirate – have been on the same side as the neo-Nazis. In the US it’s been virtually…

‘Inmates Running the Asylum’ : Kiev Nazis to Abandon Nuclear Free Status

Original Article: http://el-murid.livejournal.com/1997411.html Translated by: Gleb Bazov Edited by S. Naylor SLAVYANGRAD.org The Ukrainian Minister of Defence, Geletei, has announced that Ukraine will choose to drop its nuclear-free status and arm its army with nuclear weapons in the event that “the world does not help [the country].” In Russia this announcement prompted a not-so-polite proposal…

Ferguson Demands Justice

Ferguson Demands Justice Despite Repression, Criminalization Civil disobedience results in the arrests of 35 people By Abayomi Azikiwe Libya 360° On Sept. 10 the people of Ferguson, MO and others demanding the indictment and arrest of white police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown attempted to block the traffic on…

This Changes Nothing. Why the People’s Climate March Guarantees Climate Catastrophe

By Cory Morningstar Wrong Kind of Green As the following information will demonstrate, The People’s Climate March and supporting discourse is about protecting capitalism, not protecting the world’s most vulnerable people from climate change. Image courtesy of Mark Gould The People’s Climate March in New York City is a mobilization campaign created by Avaaz and…

Ukraine’s ‘Romantic’ Nazi Storm Troopers

While most civilized people view the Swastika and other Nazi symbols as abhorrent reminders of unspeakable evil, the Washington Post trotted out a new way of seeing them – as “romantic” – a sign that apologists for Ukraine’s coup regime know no limits. By Robert Parry The U.S. mainstream media’s deeply biased coverage of the…