Removing Statues of Violent Bigots? Start with Che

Rosario is Argentina's second oldest city. Located by the Paraná river, it is the home of hard-working people, a busy port, the national flag memorial, and the country's bitterest football rivalry between Rosario Central and Newell's Old Boys. It is also the birthplace of Ernesto “Ché” Guevara. In the last fifteen years or so, coincidentally … Continue reading Removing Statues of Violent Bigots? Start with Che

PHOTOS: The truth about Russia’s war on Ukraine

In September 2014, I watched a tank battle from a hilltop in Mariupol, Ukraine. I toured that battlefield, the day the first cease-fire was signed, on Sept. 5, 2014. I witnessed a wasteland of charred, destroyed tanks, and armored personnel carriers. And scores of dead soldiers who reminded me of the plaster molds of the … Continue reading PHOTOS: The truth about Russia’s war on Ukraine

Tonight, 8 PM – Candle vigil at White House

To honor the memory of those who have been killed and the Yezidi women and girls still held in captivity, the Free Yezidi Foundation and the American Ezidi Center will hold a candlelight vigil in Washington, DC. Thursday, 3 August, 2017 8:00 pm Pennsylvania Ave NW facing White House North Lawn, in front of Lafayette Square Concerned citizens are … Continue reading Tonight, 8 PM – Candle vigil at White House

Official North Korean statement on launch of missile that can strike inside US

Translated into English, the following is a report from the Korean Central News Agency, the official propaganda arm of the North Korean autocracy, as written and approved by the dictatorship. Kim Jong Un Guides Second Test-fire of ICBM Hwasong-14 Pyongyang, July 29 (KCNA) -- The second test-fire of ICBM Hwasong-14 was successfully carried out at night of … Continue reading Official North Korean statement on launch of missile that can strike inside US

VIDEO: Official North Korean statement on intercontinental missile launch

The following is a report from the Korean Central News Agency, the official propaganda arm of the North Korean autocracy, as written and approved by the dictatorship. The North Korean government brought in famed "retired" newscaster Ri Chun Hee to announce the successful launch of the Hwasong-14 missile. The missile is part of the regime's growing nuclear … Continue reading VIDEO: Official North Korean statement on intercontinental missile launch

PHOTOS: New North Korean missile launch, can reportedly strike US

The following photographs were issued by the Korean Central News Agency, the official propaganda arm of the North Korean autocracy, as planned and approved by the dictatorship.  They show North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un signing the order approving, and then "personally guiding," the launch of the new Hwasong 14 missile, which independent sources claim can … Continue reading PHOTOS: New North Korean missile launch, can reportedly strike US

North Korean official statement on intercontinental missile launch

The following is a report from the Korean Central News Agency, the official propaganda arm of the North Korean autocracy, as written and approved by the dictatorship. Pyongyang, July 4 (KCNA) -- The Academy of Defence Science of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea released the following report Tuesday: Scientists and technicians of the DPRK Academy … Continue reading North Korean official statement on intercontinental missile launch