Monthly Archives: October 2019

A History of the 21st Century —

Paul Craig Roberts. In the 1990s with the Soviet Union collapsed as a result of the communist hardliners’ arrest of Soviet President Gorbachev and Yeltsin serving as Washington’s puppet while Americans and Israelis looted Russia, the neoconservatives called for Washington to overthrow Middle Eastern governments. The neocon scenario for remaking the Middle East was set […]

Farewell to John Conyers Jr. – and to His Era

Farewell to John Conyers Jr. – and to His Era Glen Ford John Conyers’ long career is a window on the decline of Black politics in the two generations since the demise of the mass Black movement. John Conyers passed away at age 90 this week, the sixth longest-serving U.S. Representative in history, having spent […]

Agents of Empire — Desultory Heroics

By Michael Krieger Source: Liberty Blitzkrieg The corporate revolution will collapse if we refuse to buy what they are selling – their ideas, their version of history, their wars, their weapons, their notion of inevitability. – Arundhati Roy Last week, Hillary Clinton called Tulsi Gabbard (and Jill Stein) Russian assets on a podcast. […] To […]

Maria Butina: “I saw with my own eyes that there is no justice in the US.”

Maria Butina explains why she agreed to a plea deal despite her innocence “I saw with my own eyes that there is no justice in the US.” Leontiev:You signed a plea deal. We were watching the case very closely, just like all of Russia. Some lawyers said the prosecutors might not have enough evidence to… via […]

Black Lives Matter vs The Ku Klux Klan: Racial Tensions Spark Pain and Anger in the US — The Most Revolutionary Act

Black Lives: Deadlock. Black Lives Matter vs the Ku Klux Klan: Racial Tensions Spark Pain and Anger in the US RT (2019) Film Review The eighth episode of Black Lives concerns the Ku Klux Klan and the deleterious effect of the white supremacy on Black Americans… […] The filmmakers also interview a Black Lives Matter […]

Trump accuses Obama of treason — Undernews via Trump accuses Obama of treason — Undernews  

A biased algorithm is delaying healthcare for black people in the US

By Jessica Hamzelou A medical algorithm used in the US is prioritising the treatment of healthier white people over sicker black people Joe Raedle/Getty Images Black people in the US may be missing out on healthcare because a widely used algorithm is racially biased. The proportion of black people referred for extra care would more than […]