Monthly Archives: October 2017

Human Rights Watch:Russia’s Growing Intolerance for Dissent

Tanya Lokshina Russia Program Director Today, at Moscow’s eminent House of Cinematography, aggressive individuals among pro-Kremlin protestors attacked the award ceremony of an annual student competition, “Man in History. Russia – XX Century.” The attackers threw eggs and green antiseptic

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What is the Stae of Dissent in Vladimir Putin’s Russia ?

FRONTLINE Jason M.Breslow Digital Editor Russia has never been the friendliest environment for political dissent, and beginning with Vladimir Putin’s return to the presidency in 2012, the situation has only grown more challenging. Since that time, Russia has raised fines

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The Brexit Believers’ trade fantasies are crashing down around their ears .

Molly Scott Cato The Guardian October 11, 2017 Nowhere did the slogan “take back control” resound more enthusiastically than in the ears of Tory free marketeers, who imagined themselves as modernist privateers, latter-day descendants of the proud tradition of Francis

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Why the U.S. won’t leave Afghanistan

by Peter LaVenia CounterPunch (September 04 2017) Trump’s recent decision to add troops in Afghanistan has nothing to do with combating terrorism (or mining mineral resources, or confusing militants as to when the US military might finally leave), no matter

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More Media Silence !

North Korea Has Repeatedly Offered to Give up Their Nukes by Darius Shahtahmasebi The Anti-Media Op-ed (September 07 2017) As the mass media {1} and the establishment figures {2} who keep mainstream outlets afloat {3} continue to beat the drums

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International Law ?

The Americans Don’t Give a Damn by Christopher Black New Eastern Outlook (September 09 2017) The United States of America has sunk to a new low in diplomacy and civilized relations between nation states with its demand that Russia close

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