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In Blow to Monsanto, Arkansas Ban on Controversial Herbicide to Remain

Monsanto lost its bid to overturn Arkansas’ ban on dicamba, a controversial weedkiller linked to extensive damage to famers’ crops in the state as well as several other states. Source: https://www.ecowatch.com/monsanto-arkansas-herbicide-ban-2536779947.html // In Blow to Monsanto, Arkansas Ban on Controversial Herbicide to Remain Advertisements

‘Make America date again’: Trump dating site bans gays but welcomes adulterers and ‘Hitler’

You cannot join if you are gay, but you are allowed to sign up if you are happily married. Source: http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/make-america-date-again-trump-dating-site-bans-gays-welcomes-adulterers-hitler-1662360 ‘Make America date again’: Trump dating site bans gays but welcomes adulterers and ‘Hitler’

#Duterte bans #Rappler #reporters from presidential palace

#Journalist group compares #Philippine president to ‘petulant child’ and warns that his action is ‘anathema to #democracy’. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/02/duterte-bans-rappler-reporters-presidential-palace-180220130842018.html // Duterte bans Rappler reporters from presidential palace

#Palestine / #HumanRights / #Israel

VIDEO REPORT, Al Jazeera English, published 15 February 2018 One of the most dangerous places in the world for children is the occupied West Bank, where, in the last year, 14 Palestinian children have been killed and almost 1,000 others injured by Israeli forces in confrontations. Al Jazeera‘s Bernard Smith reports from Ramallah. via Palestine: One […]

#Turkey shells #Assad loyalists trying to cross into #Syria’s #Afrin

Turkish president says his forces have prevented Syrian loyalists from reinforcing Kurdish enclave Source: // Turkey shells Assad loyalists trying to cross into Syria’s Afrin

Resisting US Military Bases and Pentagon Strategies in Latin America Source teleSur by James Patric Jordan

Source teleSur by James Patric Jordan The anti-bases movement in Latin America is strong and a manifestation of the people’s will. Bolivar’s prophetic words “The United States appear to be destined by Providence to plague America with misery in the name of liberty.” Those words were written by Simón Bolivar, 189 years ago. The Great […] […]

Pro-#Syrian government forces reach central #Afrin despite #Turkish shelling

A convoy of 50 vehicles belonging to pro-Syrian government forces has entered the Kurdish enclave of Afrin. Source: http://www.kurdistan24.net/en/news/884b4237-f09d-4730-b503-a7a2485bc493 // Pro-Syrian government forces reach central Afrin despite Turkish shelling

Communiqué Following the Latest La Presse Article on #Montreal Counter-Info

Communiqué Following the Latest La Presse Article on Montreal Counter-Info Source: https://enoughisenough14.org/2018/02/20/communique-following-the-latest-la-presse-article-on-montreal-counter-info/ // Communiqué Following the Latest La Presse Article on #Montreal Counter-Info

More than 100 killed in #Syria assault on #Damascus suburb

A monitoring group and paramedics say intense Syrian government shelling and airstrikes on rebel-held Damascus suburbs have killed nearly 130 people in two days. Source: https://www.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/article201026909.html // More than 100 killed in Syria assault on Damascus suburb

5 clues to Mueller’s roadmap

The investigation doesn’t leak, but here’s what we know. Source: https://www.axios.com/mueller-investigation-russia-facebook-future-7ab6695e-0012-4af5-99a3-d55c665b7796.html // 5 clues to Mueller’s roadmap

TEXT: Full Mueller indictment on Russian election case

Read the full indictment. Internet Research Agency Indictment (PDF) Internet Research Agency Indictment (Text) IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. INTERNET RESEARCH AGENCY LLC MEDIASINTEZ LLC GLAVSET LLC MIXINFO LLC LLC NOVINFO LLC, CONCORD MANAGEMENT AND CONSULTING LLC, CONCORD CATERING, YEVGENIY VIKTOROVICH PRIGOZHIN, MIKHAIL IVANOVICH […]

4thWorldRadyo // Cognitive Freedom versus Collective Narcissism: Recognising the Difference

— Summary: Audio commentary by @TheAngryindian; philosophical grounding culled (largely) from >> Erich Fromm’s ‘Escape from Freedom’ – Wikipedia – Fromm’s concept of freedom // Fromm distinguishes between ‘freedom from’ (negative freedom) and ‘freedom to’ (positive freedom). The former refers to emancipation from restrictions such as social conventions placed on individuals by other people or […]

International Freedom Battalion’s statement on 3 fallen fighters

Full text of the statement is as follows: The Afrin Resistance Marches to Victory with Internationalist Martyrs! Spanish Samuel Prada Leon (Baran Galicia) and French Oliver François Jean Le Clainche (Kendal Breizh), and Dutch Sjoerd Heeger (Baran Sason), internationalist fighters who have participated in the defense of the Rojava revolution and who had been fighting […]

U.N. chief warns of nightmare scenario if Israel, Hezbollah clash

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Monday he was worried about the possibility of a direct confrontation between Israel and Lebanon’s Hezbollah movement. Source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-un-guterres-lebanon/u-n-chief-warns-of-nightmare-scenario-if-israel-hezbollah-clash-idUSKCN1G31LT // U.N. chief warns of nightmare scenario if Israel, Hezbollah clash

ISIL remnants attack Iraqi forces, killing 27- News – NHK WORLD – English

Remnants of the Islamic State militant group in northern Iraq have ambushed pro-government paramilitary fighters, killing 27 of them. Source: https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/20180220_08/ // ISIL remnants attack Iraqi forces, killing 27- News – NHK WORLD – English

The Unholy Alliance between India and the New Global Wave of White Supremacy – The Caravan

Arktos, the world’s largest and most influential publishing house for the alt-right, has displayed a surprising affinity for religious systems and philosophies rooted in India. Source: https://www.vox.com/energy-and-environment/2017/12/12/16767152/arctic-sea-ice-extent-chart // The Unholy Alliance between India and the New Global Wave of White Supremacy – The Caravan

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