Monday, 20 August , 2018

war

Markets, Monopoly and War

A new edition of Rudolf Hilferding's Finance Capital: A Study of the Latest Phase of Capitalist Development has been published in a new translation...

Export of Israeli drones frozen after suspected live demo in Armenia

By Anna Ahronheim The Defense Ministry has suspended the export license of Israeli firm Aeronautics Defense Systems following an investigation into claims Azerbaijan asked it...

Elon Musk leads 116 experts calling for outright ban of killer...

Open letter signed by Tesla chief and Alphabet’s Mustafa Suleyman urges UN to block use of lethal autonomous weapons to prevent third age of...

A nouveau, la guerre se profile

par Eberhard Hamer, professeur en économie, Allemagne   «Nous sommes dans une situation de danger de guerre la plus élevée depuis la Seconde Guerre mondiale. Pourquoi...

Τhe Fraudulent President – Trump recommences Middle Eastern Wars

US launches cruise missile attack against Syrian government By James Cogan Between 8 and 9 p.m., US Eastern Time Thursday, two US warships in the Mediterranean...

The Most Dangerous of their Wars: Are Trump and Netanyahu ready...

Pentagon "Presenting Options" For Military Action In Syria By Nancy A. Youssef, John Hudson, Emma Loop The White House and Pentagon have been engaged in a...

Geopolitical impact of Mosul Operation on NATO’s supremacy in the Middle...

By Mehmet Bildik Original post date: 25 January 2017 Before World War I , Britain had enjoyed almost a century of unparalleled peace and prosperity. Despite rapid...

The Ultimate Weapon of Mass Destruction: “Owning the Weather” for Military...

Environmental modification techniques have been applied by the US military for more than half a century. US mathematician John von Neumann, in liaison with the US Department of Defense, started his research on weather modification in the late 1940s at the height of the Cold War and foresaw ‘forms of climatic warfare as yet unimagined’. During the Vietnam war, cloud-seeding techniques were used, starting in 1967 under Project Popeye, the objective of which was to prolong the monsoon season and block enemy supply routes along the Ho Chi Minh Trail.

A terrible warning from US Generals

Any future war with Russia or China would be "extremely lethal and fast" and produce violence on the scale not seen for 60 years, according to US generals. Artificial intelligence and automated weapons systems will accelerate any future conflict, Major General William Hix has warned.

World Conference At Mumbai (India) Against War, Exploitation And Precarious Labour

This strike, which was in continuation of the general strikes that began in 1991, demanded that every worker should get at least a minimum wage of Rs.15,000 per month (US 250 dollars), health coverage, pension and an end to the contract labour system. The strike was against privatisation, against labour law changes in favour of capitalists etc.