Council Elections

I started thinking about how I’d create a political platform for the council elections, here it is. 1. Council to commit to the creation of wealth in working communities not support for big businesses. Privatization Profits are reducing services not increasing them. 2. The council budget to be administered by the residents 3. local ward […]

Israel Assassinated Journalist Shireen Abu Akleh

BYHAMZA ALI SHAH Earlier today, Israeli forces killed Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh in cold blood. Tragically, it’s nothing new for Israel, which has made a regular practice of killing reporters. This morning, many of us woke up to the news that veteran Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh had been killed in the […]

The Scientific World Is Far Too Obsessed With “Genius”

BYSIMON GRASSMANN : Jacobin https://jacobinmag.com/2022/05/scientific-discovery-competition-capitalism-genius-exploitation We’ve been conditioned to believe that scientific advances come from individual geniuses making breakthrough discoveries. That’s wrong. On February 2, the Joe Biden administration announced the revival of a major cancer research initiative. With cumulative funding of $1.8 billion, the “Beau Biden Cancer Moonshot” aims to boost discovery in cancer […]

In France, a Left-Wing Bloc Is Uniting to Stop Macron

AN INTERVIEW WITH MANON AUBRY France’s Greens, Socialists, and Communists have joined a coalition supporting Jean-Luc Mélenchon for prime minister. He has proven that a transformative program is the best way to inspire millions — and to deny Emmanuel Macron a majority in parliament. INTERVIEW BYDavid Broder From Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership of Labour to Bernie […]

Author of the Mega-Viral Thread on MAGA Voters, Darryl Cooper, Explains His Thinking

Tucker Carlson devoted seven minutes of airtime to reading it. Donald Trump heaped praise on it. Why did this Twitter analysis resonate so widely on the right? https://outsidevoices.substack.com/p/author-of-the-mega-viral-thread-on?s=r NOTE FROM GLENN GREENWALD: On Friday, a relatively obscure Twitter user with fewer than 7,000 followers — posting under the pseudonym MartyrMade — posted one of the […]

How the Corporate Media Launched a Disinformation Campaign to Protect Fauci

As public anger grew over gruesome and medically useless dog experiments funded by Fauci’s agencies and budgets, his media allies came to the rescue with a pack of lies. By Leighton Woodhouse https://substack.com/profile/1335044-leighton-woodhouse OUTSIDE VOICESHow the Corporate Media Launched a Disinformation Campaign to Protect FauciAs public anger grew over gruesome and medically useless dog experiments […]

LABOUR PARTY NEWS

Damning letter implores Keir Starmer to intervene – or face complaints to EHRC and Electoral Commission Three Leicester councillors have accused the Labour party of excluding women, Muslims and whole branches in order to rig its selection process to prevent the city’s mayor facing a selection battle. A letter from the councillors to Keir Starmer, […]