Newsclick’s Prabir Purkayastha looks at the failure of the G20 leadership to arrive at any concrete plan to address the COVID-19 crisis.
We talk to Vijoo Krishnan on the issues being faced by Indian farmers during the COVID-19 pandemic and the steps the government needs to take.
Some of the dead became heroes and some were treated like criminals, while those who did not die have to live with their wounds and disabilities.
Chris Caruso, education director The People’s Forum in New York, talks about the skewed priorities of the ruling class in the US as shown by the provisions of the financial package passed in the Senate
In response to Bolsonaro’s callousness towards dealing with the crisis, fresh cacerolazos took place in many cities. Talks of his impeachment have also begun to gain strength.
Vijay Prashad joins us to speak on the absurdity of the proceedings and its dire implications at a time when US sanctions have already caused immense harm to the people of Venezuela.
The Palestinian territory has been under a debilitating blockade since 2006, imposed by both Israel and Egypt.
The southern state in India is one of the few regions in the world which proactively responded to the COVID-19 threat.
Counting Italy, Cuba has now sent medical teams to six countries to tackle the Covid-19 outbreak.
Leftist organizations and trade unions have been calling for greater protections for the most vulnerable in the face of COVID-19 pandemic
Ahdaf’s sister Laila Souief, activist Mona Seif and political science teacher Rabab El-Mahdi were the three others arrested for participating in the protest, demanding prison authorities in Egypt take serious steps to prevent the possible spread of Coronavirus and protect jail inmates.