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The NSA has carried out systematic surveillance against more than 100 heads of state.
In addition to airstrikes on Houthi positions, Saudi Arabia has positioned heavy artillery on its southern border amid reports that Yemeni President Hadi has fled the advance of the rebels.
The revival of execution methods most people had long considered relics of a more barbaric past expose the real state of class relations in America.
The confrontation between President Petro Petroshenko and oligarch Igor Kolomoisky has laid bare the real social base of the US-backed regime in Kiev.
Bergdahl, who was held captive by the Taliban-aligned Haqqani network for nearly five years, could face life in prison if convicted.
The expansion of Canadian bombing raids to Syria is a new act of aggression and a major step towards Canada’s participation in a war for regime change in Damascus.
In light of the latest tragedy, which killed 150 people, it is necessary to examine the state of safety conditions in the international airline industry.
Senator Ted Cruz announced his presidential campaign at Liberty University in Virginia, a Christian fundamentalist college founded by the late Rev. Jerry Falwell.
Facing demands from workers for a significant improvement of wages, the UAW reasserted its commitment to maintaining the competitiveness and profitability of the US automakers.
Workers at BP’s Whiting, Indiana plant and a handful of other refineries remain on strike, as the USW works to quickly end the walkout at Shell, Tesoro and other companies.
Last week, the state passed emergency legislation targeting residential “water wasters,” while giving free rein to the agricultural giants to continue their overuse of groundwater.
The plan from Governor Cuomo and the state legislature continues the drive to dismantle public education through the expansion of charter schools and attacks on teachers.
It is nearly five years since the April 2010 explosion at Upper Big Branch killed 29 West Virginia miners in the worst US mine disaster in nearly four decades.
Duggan, a 29-year-old father of six, was unarmed when he was shot twice in Tottenham, north London by an armed police officer on August 4, 2011.
Australian household debt has reached a record high, fuelled by low interest rates.
The agreement sends a wider signal: the unions and the Labor Party are ready to enforce an all-out assault on wages and working conditions.
This chauvinist campaign dovetails with US moves to incorporate New Zealand more fully into its anti-China operations.
Their greatest fear and concern of the Canadian ruling class is that the student protests could trigger an eruption of mass working-class struggle.
To prevent a defeat like in 2012, students must reject the nationalist-protest politics of ASSE and the Spring 2015 committee.
The Left Party is firmly backing Tsipras precisely at the point when he is uncritically accepting the line of the German government and the austerity policy of the European banks.