Thursday, 24 May , 2018

Asia

Australian right wing wants war with China

Ex-general delivers first speech in parliament: Australia must “consider the next war” By James Cogan 16 February 2018 Jim Molan, who retired from the Australian...

Pentagon unveils strategy for military confrontation with Russia and China

By Bill Van Auken 20 January 2018 The Trump administration’s defense secretary, former Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis, rolled out a new National Defense...

Capitalism reduced Indonesian cities to infested carcases

From Jakarta, Surabaya, Bandung, Samarinda and Pontianak, text and photos: Andre Vltchek   Several years ago, a prominent Indonesian businessman who now resides in Canada, insisted...

Latest figures reveal more than 40 million people are living in...

Forced marriage is included for first time in worldwide statistics that show ‘money and debt’ to be at the heart of the exploitation An estimated...

Deadly heat waves could hit South Asia this century

Without action, climate change could devastate a region home to one-fifth of humanity, study finds. By David L. Chandler August 2, 2017 In South Asia, a region...

How colonial violence came home: the ugly truth of the first...

The Great War is often depicted as an unexpected catastrophe. But for millions who had been living under imperialist rule, terror and degradation were...

Latest figures reveal more than 40 million people are living in...

Forced marriage is included for first time in worldwide statistics that show ‘money and debt’ to be at the heart of the exploitation By Annie...

Trump begins 12-day visit to Asia to build war coalition against...

By James Cogan 4 November 2017 Donald Trump, accompanied by a coterie of minders and corporate executives, departed yesterday for a 12-day tour of...

Western Propaganda in Southeast Asia — a True “Success Story”

By Andre Vltchek 23.09.2017  It is all done in a fully barefaced manner. Those who are not part of this world could never even dream...

Statement from Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter on Current U.S.-North Korea...

August 10, 2017 The harsh rhetoric from Washington and Pyongyang during recent months has exacerbated an already confrontational relationship between our countries, and has probably...