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New Snowden documents detail political and corporate espionage by US, UK

July 3
The NSA has carried out systematic surveillance against more than 100 heads of state.

Obama administration whitewashes police killings

7 hours 36 min ago
The trivial recommendations by the White House Task Force on 21st Century Policing amount to a green light for police violence and murder.

Murder in Moscow: Why was Boris Nemtsov assassinated?

7 hours 36 min ago
The assassination of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov arises out of the US-Russia confrontation and the struggle now underway within the Russian state.

Millions view video showing police murder of homeless man in Los Angeles

7 hours 36 min ago
The video shows multiple LAPD officers shooting the man while he is pinned to the ground.

Obama administration bows to Israel on eve of speech by Netanyahu

7 hours 36 min ago
The Israeli prime minister has organized a speech to the US Congress behind the back of the White House in a bid to scuttle a nuclear deal with Iran.

Cuts to pensions of Detroit retirees go into effect

7 hours 36 min ago
The pension checks of Detroit city workers saw their first reductions Sunday, in line with the bankruptcy plan imposed by federal judge Steven Rhodes.

New Jersey settles major environmental pollution lawsuit with ExxonMobil

7 hours 36 min ago
The Christie administration has reportedly reached an out-of-court settlement with ExxonMobil for a fraction of the estimated cleanup cost.

Pennsylvania records first US mine fatalities of 2015

7 hours 36 min ago
Last year, 42 workers died in US mines, including 16 in the coal mining industry.

Italy threatens military intervention in Libya

7 hours 36 min ago
The threat of military intervention in Libya is driven by Italian oil and business interests and the need to divert attention from growing domestic tensions.

Chinese economy under downward pressure

7 hours 36 min ago
The Chinese government is set to lower its growth rate target for this year when Premier Li Keqiang addresses the National People’s Congress, which opens Thursday.

India’s “growth” budget coddles business while punishing working people

7 hours 36 min ago
Big business has lauded Jaitley’s budget as good for investors and profits,

Danish government expands surveillance powers following Copenhagen shootings

7 hours 36 min ago
Plans were already well advanced prior to the Copenhagen shootings to further undermine democratic rights, with only the appropriate pretext being required.

Bipartisan support for anti-democratic data retention bill in Australia

7 hours 36 min ago
A parliamentary report gives the green light for police-state powers of mass surveillance to be handed to the government and its spy and police services.

South African finance minister raises income tax, fuel and electricity levies

7 hours 36 min ago
South African Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene of the ruling African National Congress (ANC) announced the measures in his first full budget speech since taking office last year.

The way forward for oil workers

7 hours 36 min ago
As the strike by oil workers in the US enters its second month, it is necessary to draw a balance sheet of the key strategic and political issues at stake.

Striking BP oil workers in Indiana speak out

7 hours 36 min ago
Workers at BP’s refinery in Whiting, Indiana called for an all-out strike by 30,000 USW oil refinery employees.

Syriza’s surrender to the banks exposes France’s New Anti-capitalist Party

7 hours 36 min ago
The NPA’s publication of a statement, in the name of the International Committee of the Fourth International, supporting Syriza’s right-wing policies is a political provocation.

Two stories of German resistance: <em>The Resistors “their spirit prevails ...”</em> and <em>13 Minutes</em>

7 hours 36 min ago
One film makes only a partial examination of Hitler’s middle class opponents, while the other makes a more significant look at the opposition from below.

SEP candidates in NSW election campaign against war and austerity

7 hours 36 min ago
Bankstown and Wyong workers and youth speak out against worsening living conditions and the danger of war.

NSW election: The fraud of Labor’s opposition to privatisation and austerity

7 hours 36 min ago
Labor leader Foley tried to cover up the record of state and federal Labor governments, in attacking the living standards of workers and youth.