Yearly Archives: 2019

This Week’s Under-reported News Summary Dec 18, 2019

• Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, now Myanmar's top civilian leader, traveled to the International Court of Justice in The Hague...

Trump Executive Order to Combat Anti-Semitism a Smokescreen to Suppress Criticism...

In issuing an executive order aimed at combating anti-Semitism on Dec. 11, President Trump stated “it shall be the policy of the executive branch...

Central Park Five Case Exposes America’s Criminal ‘Injustice’ System

The Central Park Five were five young black and Latino teenagers convicted of viciously beating and raping a young white woman in 1989. There...

Brexit Fatigue a Major Factor in Labor’s UK Election Defeat

In the United Kingdom’s Dec. 12 election focused on the continuing Brexit crisis, Jeremy Corbyn’s Labor party suffered a historic loss to Boris Johnson’s...

Impeachment and the battle for democracy

The Resistance Round Table interviews Mathew Rothschild, executive director of the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign, who discusses the Republican party's assault on the Constitution as...

Republican Party’s White Nationalist Identity, Linked to Slavery and imperial Expansion

Rebecca Gordon talks about her recent article: "What’s Wrong With the Republicans? Fruits of the Twin Roots of Evil: Slavery and Imperial Expansion." Rebecca...

Trump Executive Order to Combat Anti-Semitism, A Smokescreen to Repress Criticism...

Josh Ruebner discusses President Trump's recent executive order to combat anti-Semitism on college campuses across the U.S. and the threat this could pose to...

Brexit Fatigue a Major Factor in UK Election’s Conservative Victory, Labor...

Kenneth Surin assesses the results of the UK general election, where the Conservative Party's Boris Johnson soundly defeated Labor party leader Jeremy Corbyn, the...