Wrong Children: An Essay by Faina Savenkova, a Child of Donbass

Deborah L. Armstrong Photo: Faina Savenkova This week, I am working on a lengthy but paid (!) translation project, so in lieu of writing more articles, I am publishing the work of the child writer from Donbass, Faina Savenkova. She is just 13-years old and has been writing since the age of 11. She has…

Child Labor is Alive and Well in the United States

Natalia Marques A Hyundai subsidiary used up to fifty underage migrant workers at an auto plant known for hazardous conditions, according to former and current employees On July 22, Reuters revealed that a subsidiary of auto giant Hyundai, SMART, had been employing migrant children in Luverne, Alabama. Reuters learned of the underage labor exploitation through local police, the family of…

Ukrainian Neo-Nazi Battalions Indoctrinated Children with Anti-Russian Ideology

Lucas Leiroz In a recent report, information was published on how young Ukrainians were indoctrinated to adopt racist anti-Russian ideology in training camps commanded by the neo-Nazi battalions that have been operating in the country since the Maidan coup. In these camps, in addition to ideological indoctrination, children were also initiated into military training to fight…

War as a Purpose: Young Ukrainians Radicalized in Neo-Nazi Training Camps

Thousands of Ukrainian children have been poisoned by the neo-Nazi ideology in the years since the Maidan Uprising. Grown-ups have consistently taught them hatred, calling it patriotism. To that end, the country established a whole network of children’s camps, whose instructors had served as punishers in the Donbass. ‘Let Moscow Lie in Ruins!’ In 2017,…

Ukranian Website Myrotvorets is a Threat to the Lives and Health of Children

Donbass Insider Faina Savenkova, 13-year-old writer from Lugansk listed on Myrotvorets On July 21, 2022, at 13:00 Moscow time, the International media group “Rossiya segodnya” hosted the press conference of the Foundation to Battle Injustice “Ukrainian website Myrotvorets is a threat to the life and health of children.” The following speakers took part in the…

Exposed: Why the Mad Rush to Jab Kids?

Mickey Z. As always, follow the money Even if you still somehow believe the pandemic narrative, you surely recognize that the virus does not exactly threaten children. For example, in England, the child mortality rate from Covid-19 is 2 per million (0.0002%) across the whole population (assuming you also still somehow trust the insanely flawed PCR…

Revenge of the Covid Moms

Suzy Weiss Maud Maron is running in New York’s 12th congressional district. (Stephen Yang) Maud Maron hates the whole you-gotta-show-your-vaccine-passport-to-get-into-a-restaurant thing, and she thinks masking indoors is atrocious, but this is bright blue New York City, so fine. It’s just, “when Kathy Hochul”—the governor—“gets on the screen, talking about how she wants to protect us…

As Omicron Surges: Teachers, Students Resist Dangerous School Conditions

Greg Butterfield Students at Lower East Side Prep High School joined a citywide walkout for COVID safety in New York, Jan. 11. Photo: Shawn Garcia Members of the Chicago Teachers Union voted to take classes remote for several days in defiance of the city administration. Thousands of New York City students walked out of classes to protest unsafe…

We Have to Stand on Our Ground, the Best Ground from Which to Reach the Stars

Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research Almost every single child on the planet (over 80% of them) had their education disrupted by the pandemic, according to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural (UNESCO) agency. Though this finding is startling, it was certainly necessary to close schools as the infectious COVID-19 virus tore through society. What has been…

‘Operation Enduring Slavery’: Afghan Women Betrayed and Shunned by UN, ICC

Aninda Dey Besides USA and NATO, the United Nations and the International Criminal Court are equally responsible for leaving Afghan women in the lurch after the Taliban takeover. Fully aware of the crimes committed against them by the Taliban, these global bodies have done nothing but pass resolutions expressing concern about women and reiterating their…

Colombian Defense Minister Calls Minors Killed by Army “War Machines”

Peoples Dispatch Colombian National Army bombed a FARC dissidents camp in the Guaviare department on March 2, massacring some 14 minors in the attack. Photo: Colombia Informa The declarations of defense minister Diego Molano on national media to justify the actions of the military in the Guaviare department last week have provoked widespread condemnation from…

Guatemala: Girls Must not be Touched, Must not be Raped, Must not be Killed

Carolina Vazquez Araya Photo: Bill Hackwell In Guatemala, a strategy of terror is being carried out on the bodies of girls, boys, and adolescents. The country is passing through one of its darkest periods in its recent history. Helpless and unaided against the power of crime syndicates, the population is paralyzed when confronted with the…

“We Demand An End to Patriarchal Violence in All its Expressions”

Peoples Dispatch On November 25, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, working class women across the world raise their voices against patriarchal violence, exploitation and oppression As the movements and organizations which are part of the International Peoples’ Assembly, we join in the commemoration of the International Day for the Elimination…