North America
The murder of George Floyd is normal in an abnormal society

Vijay Prashad writes on how the recent murder of George Floyd in the US is sadly unsurprising in a country that upholds capitalist exploitation through white supremacy

“The people of the United States are fed up”

Claudia de La Cruz analyzes the systemic racism in the country and talks about the demands of the protesters.

“Trump is making war on the American people”

Aijaz Ahmad talks to Vijay Prashad about the anti-people’s policies of the US government under Donald Trump

US abandons Open Skies for new age space weapons

The US walking out of the Open Skies Agreement is a clear signal that it seeks global dominance. As other countries are unlikely to surrender, we are back to hair-trigger nuclear alerts and the Doomsday Clock inching towards midnight

Bush to Trump: The path of complete destruction

Prabir Purkayastha talks about the implications of the US leaving the Treaty on Open Skies. He also talks about the increased warmongering by the US in this period

People’s rebellion in the belly of the beast

Protests have swept the US demanding justice for the family of George Floyd who was killed by police officers in the city of Minneapolis on May 25

Protests sweep across US demanding justice and end to systemic racism

Protesters in many major cities across the country took over the streets, demanding justice for George Floyd who was murdered by police officers on May 25.

Americas are the new epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) criticizes relaxing social isolation measures in the region

US ends Iran nuclear deal sanction waiver US announces end of sanction waivers under nuclear deal to Iran

US secretary of state Mike Pompeo announced the end of exemptions provided under the 2015 Iran nuclear deal to some foreign companies to work on certain Iranian nuclear sites. The waiver was renewed every 60 days despite the unilateral US withdrawal from the deal in 2018

Police repress protests demanding justice for George Floyd

Protests broke out on Tuesday May 26 after videos surfaced showing Minneapolis police suffocating George Floyd to death

Widespread outrage across the US, over the murder of George Floyd by police

The murder of George Floyd, a 46-year-old African-American man, by the police has ignited rage and disbelief across the US

Kenia Alcocer: “People are choosing between paying their rent or staying alive”

Kenia also talks about the resilience of migrant communities amid the pandemic despite being some of the most impacted.

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