Category Archives: Politic&Society

A Series of Articles on Classical Big Corruption, Involving Iceland and Namibia, and Norwegian Bank

Bribery allegations over fishing rights rock Iceland and Namibia ‘Fishrot files’ lead to head of Samherji fishing company and Namibian ministers stepping down Jon Henley Europe correspondent @jonhenley Fri 15 Nov 2019 – theguardian.com Africa’s coastal waters are highly sought … Les meir

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No Extradition of Julian Assange!

Free Julian Assange. Do not extradite him. Click here to sign the following petition. To the Government of the United Kingdom: We the undersigned respectfully call on the appropriate authorities of the United Kingdom to immediately release Julian Assange, citizen … Les meir

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The US and Iran Fights for Regional Influence – Using Lebanon and Iraq (Again!)

PHOTO: cbc.ca Iran«s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has blamed the United States and its allies for spreading «insecurity and turmoil» in Iraq and Lebanon, urging anti-government protesters in both countries to seek changes in a lawful way. «Their people also have to know … Les meir

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Enough is Enough in Chile on Privatization and Neo-liberal Government

Revolt over cost of living defies troops on the streets of Chile by Gabby Thorpe International Tue 22 Oct 2019 – socialistworker.co.uk Protesters in Santiago, Chile (Pic: Carlos Figueroa/Wikimedia commons) A wave of protest has erupted in Chile, after president … Les meir

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Stop Arms Trade with Turkey Now!

Activists block Filton arms companies to protest Turkey’s invasion of Syria By Hannah Vickers on 10th October, 2019 BRISTOL AND BEYOND | REPORTS: arms, syria Photos: Bristol Kurdish Solidarity Network The morning after Turkey began its offensive in Rojava, a Kurdish controlled area of northern Syria, four … Les meir

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The Killing Machine of Erdogan on the Loose!

Turkey begins military offensive in Syria, days after Trump announced pullback of US troops By Helen Regan and Bianca Britton, CNN October 9, 2019 (CNN)Turkey has launched a planned military offensive into northeastern Syria, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced Wednesday, just days after … Les meir

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US imperialism has a long history of using the Kurds

Donald Trump backs a Turkish invasion of Syria by Tomáš Tengely-Evans – socialistworker.co.uk  Tue 8 Oct 2019 Kurdish YPG fighters (Pic: Kurdishstruggle/Flickr) Donald Trump gave the go-ahead for a Turkish invasion of northern Syria on Monday in another betrayal of the … Les meir

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