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Inside the deadly fight to save a Palestinian village from illegal Israeli settlements

In early May, a group of Israeli settlers arrived with caravans and set up an illegal outpost on the top of Jabal Sabih on the…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Politics and Movements: International Politics and Movements: US The Marc Steiner Show Uncategorized

Seven months after Capitol riots, we still haven’t confronted what caused them

It’s been seven months since Donald Trump’s supporters stormed the Capitol building in Washington DC in an attempt to overturn the general election results. Was…

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US media co-opts Cuba protests for imperialist ends

Amid power outages, food shortages, and continued fears over COVID-19, amplified by 60 years of economic strangulation by a US blockade, thousands of protestors in…

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End the damn US embargo on Cuba already

This story appeared in Common Dreams on July 12, 2021 and is shared under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License.  Progressives in the U.S. and…

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Unearthing the horror of Native American boarding schools

Back in May, the remains of 215 children were discovered on the grounds of a former residential (boarding) school in Canada that was used to…

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This is why the Julian Assange media blackout must end

This story first appeared in Jacobin on July 10, 2021. It is shared here with permission. A couple weeks back, the US government’s attempt to prosecute…

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Why is France still trying to extradite the exonerated suspect of a 40-year-old crime?

Professor and exonerated terrorism suspect Hassan Diab is once again under threat of extradition from Canada to face trial in France. This is despite the…

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‘Outrageous’: Canadian company behind Keystone XL files $15 billion claim against US for canceled pipeline

In a move that progressives described as unsurprising yet outrageous, TC Energy Corporation, the Canadian company behind the now-defunct Keystone XL pipeline, is seeking more than…

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‘Neither Washington nor Beijing!’

The Trump administration’s frequent antagonism toward China ushered in what many analysts have called a “new Cold War” between the two world powers. Rather than…

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International commission indicts American policing system for “crimes against humanity”

In our first segment for this week’s episode of The Marc Steiner Show, Marc talks with Marjorie Cohn about the highly anticipated report from the…

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Why the Clash still matters

This story first appeared in Jacobin on May 13, 2019, and is shared with permission. “The only band that matters.” There is charismatic hubris in this phrase, a…

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Gorillas workers in Germany launch a wildcat strike

Gig-economy delivery workers around the world have been rejecting the ‘contractor’ or ‘freelance’ label imposed by many of their employers and have been working towards…

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The coordinated assault on voting rights is ‘Jim Crow 2.0’

Voters in Georgia stunned the nation in 2020 by delivering key presidential and Senate victories for Democrats. In response, Republicans have launched a renewed assault…

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‘Bolsonaro Out!’: Massive protests in Brazil as COVID-19 death toll tops 500,000

This story originally appeared on Common Dreams on June 20, 2021, and is shared under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License. As Brazil’s death toll surpassed 500,000 on…

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‘Death to Arabs’: Israeli ‘Flag March’ features racist anti-Palestinian chants

This story originally appeared in Mondoweiss on June 15, 2021, and is shared with permission. Thousands of Israelis participated in the ultra-nationalist “Flag March” in occupied Jerusalem…

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Indian women are rising up against Modi’s Farm Bills

This story originally appeared in Junputh on May 10, 2021, and is shared with permission via the Progressive International’s Wire. It is translated from Hindi by Mohit Sachdeva….

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Is neoliberalism finally ending in Chile?

This story first appeared in Jacobin on June 7, 2021, and is shared with permission. INTERVIEW BY:Cale Brooks is Jacobin’s video editor.Nando Vila is the cohost of Weekends….

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France’s attempts to extradite Hassan Diab have chilling implications (EXTENDED INTERVIEW)

The French government has renewed its attempts to extradite professor and exonerated terrorism suspect Hassan Diab. In this extended interview, we talk with Roger Clark…

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No such thing as a ceasefire under occupation

As part of our ongoing series “Not in Our Name,” we hear a poem from E. Ethelbert Miller. Host Marc Steiner also speaks with scholar…

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Jews against the occupation say ‘Not in our name’

The violence of Israeli occupation and apartheid has been happening for many years with unceasing support from the U.S. government. This is why many are…

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Workers around the world can help end violence against the people of Palestine and Colombia

Right now, working people in Palestine and Colombia are being crushed by a relentless onslaught of murderous violence and dispossession, economic degradation, and inhumane exploitation….

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‘It is illegal for US aid to support human rights violations’ – Sen. Bernie Sanders

This story originally appeared on Common Dreams on May 17, 2021, and is shared under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License. Senator Bernie Sanders…

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