Russia: a target, not a superpower

by July 25, 2017

Russia: a target, not a superpower By Sara Flounders The corporate media’s constant use of Cold War terminology to describe the meeting of the U.S. and Russian presidents as a meeting of the “two superpowers” masks the present relationship of forces. U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Read more »

U.S.-Turkey “Safe Zone’ in Syria on RT International

by August 12, 2015

Four years of Syrian resistance to imperialist takeover

by March 28, 2015

By Sara Flounders & Lamont Lilly April 15, 2015 Originally posted at http://www.workers.org/articles/2015/03/17/four-years-of-syrian-resistance-to-imperialist-takeover/ U.S. efforts to overturn the government of Syria have now extended into a fifth year. It is increasingly clear that thousands of predictions reported in the corporate media by Western politicians, think tanks, diplomats and generals of Read more »

‘Moderates’ fighters, extension of US military machine – peace activist Sara Flounders

by March 18, 2015

RT News – America’s intentions and polices with the Middle East have been coming into more scrutiny, especially in regards to fighting the Islamic State. The country has signed an agreement with Turkey to send military hardware to ‘moderate’ Syrian rebels in the region to battle ISIS. RT’s Ben Swann Read more »

Response to U.S. arming of moderate Syrian Rebels

by February 23, 2015

The U.S. has signed an agreement with Turkey to send military hardware to “moderate” Syrian rebels. Sara Flounders explains how this is an extension of the US military machine Feb 22, 2015

Sara Flounders responds to Obama claim that Syria and Iraq are to blame for ISIL

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Sara Flounders responds to Obama’s announcement to arm “moderate” forces in Syria and the claim that Syria and Iraq are the ones responsible for the rise of ISIL Feb 21, 2015

Greek debt, austerity and past military contracts

by February 10, 2015

Greek debt, austerity and past military contracts By Sara Flounders February 10, 2015 Since the 2008 capitalist downturn sparked the debt crisis, Greek working people have held huge demonstrations, general strikes and now have voted in the Syriza government to oppose the brutal austerity program imposed by U.S. and European, Read more »

Saudi oil and U.S. hypocrisy

by January 29, 2015

Saudi oil and U.S. hypocrisy By Sara Flounders January 27, 2015 Few events expose the utter hypocrisy of U.S. politicians’ grand words about democracy so starkly as their praise for the recently deceased King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia. For decades U.S. imperialism and all the imperialist powers have given political, Read more »

Charlie Hebdo, the free press and racism

by January 13, 2015
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Charlie Hebdo, the free press and racism By Sara Flounders January 13, 2015 How do we put in perspective the international media focus on the massacre of 12 journalists in Paris on Jan. 7 at the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, notorious for its racist anti-Muslim caricatures and lack of response Read more »

Hong Kong protests: Why imperialists support ‘democracy’ movement

by October 8, 2014

Hong Kong protests: Why imperialists support ‘democracy’ movement By Sara Flounders on October 7, 2014 Original URL: workers.org/articles/2014/10/07/hong-kong-protests-imperialists-support-democracy-movement/ Demonstrations in Hong Kong, China, raising demands on the procedures to be followed in city elections in 2017, have become an international issue and a source of political confusion. The protests, called Read more »

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