Archiv: International

02:28 [ Survival ]

Indische Regierung bereitet massiven Angriff auf Rechte indigener Völker vor

Die nächste Verhandlung des Obersten Gerichtshofs in diesem Fall wird am 24. Juli stattfinden. Das Gericht kann dann erneut die Räumung von Millionen von Menschen anordnen. Dies geschieht zu einer Zeit, in der die indigenen Völker Indiens einem beispiellosen Angriff auf ihre Rechte ausgesetzt sind.

02:03 [ Jason Ditz / ]

Boeing Out, Raytheon In: Shanahan beendet seine Tätigkeit als Verteidigungsminister

Es gibt keinen Grund zu der Annahme, dass der Übergang von Shanahan zu Esper ein Zeichen dafür sein wird, dass wichtige Änderungen in der US-Politik stattfinden werden, obwohl es wahrscheinlich mehr Umsatzwachstum für Raytheon bedeuten wird, nachdem der Mann, der erst vor kurzem für die Genehmigung dieser Verkäufe durch das Pentagon verantwortlich war, nun die Show leiten wird.

01:35 [ U.S. State Department ]

United States Special Representative for Iran and Senior Advisor to the Secretary Brian Hook Travels to the Middle East and Europe

Special Representative Hook will then travel to Europe for consultations with the E3 on June 27. He will meet in Paris, France, with counterparts from the United Kingdom, Germany, and France to discuss a range of issues concerning the Iranian regime.

19.06.2019 - 17:38 [ Newsweek ]

Bernie Sanders Calls for ‚Political Revolution‘ in America, Lays Out His Democratic Socialist Vision: ‚This Is Not Utopian‘

He also pointed out that three individuals own more wealth than the bottom half of the American population combined. Sanders also said that over the past three decades the richest 1 percent has added $21 trillion to their wealth compared to a $900 billion drop in wealth for the bottom half of the country.

„We need a new vision for America, which I call democratic socialism, which says that economic rights are human rights,“ Sanders said.

19.06.2019 - 17:37 [ Newsweek ]

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Explains Socialism During Instagram Live Stream: ‚It Does Not Mean Government Owns Everything‘

You can have free market economies with democratic socialist businesses. What on earth is a democratic socialist business? A perfect example of that is worker cooperatives…which means that…workers own the shares of the company,“ Ocasio-Cortez said.

„So a more ‚democratically socialist‘ business would have workers on the board of the corporation instead of billionaires on the boards of corporations. So it’s really about democracy in the economy.

19.06.2019 - 17:19 [ Tulsi 2020 / ]

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19.06.2019 - 17:09 [ ]

Bernie Sanders’ Vision of Democratic Socialism Makes Both Sides Nervous

Is Bernie Sanders selling socialism? Or is he just making a clear case for a government that actually works for the people? A panel discussion with Norman Solomon and Kamau Franklin, with Jacqueline Luqman as host

19.06.2019 - 17:06 [ CNN ]

Joe Biden announces massive $20 million raised as first debate approaches

Joe Biden revealed Monday that his campaign may have raised nearly $20 million since the former vice president entered the 2020 race — a figure that would surpass the amount raised by any of the Democratic presidential candidates in the first fundraising quarter.

19.06.2019 - 17:04 [ ]

2020 Elections: Trump raises $24.8 million in less than 24 hours, RNC says

President Donald Trump raked in nearly $25 million in campaign contributions for his re-election effort in less than 24 hours, the chairwoman of the Republican National Committee said Wednesday.

19.06.2019 - 16:31 [ Press TV ]

China’s Xi hails ‘irreplaceable friendship’ with North Korea ahead of visit to Pyongyang

Chinese President Xi Jinping says his government supports North Korea’s “correct direction” in politically resolving issues, just a day before he arrives in Pyongyang at the invitation of the North’s leader Kim Jong-un.

In an opinion peace, published on Wednesday on the front page of North Korean official newspaper, Rodong Sinmun, Xi said Beijing’s friendship with the North is “irreplaceable.”

19.06.2019 - 16:15 [ Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity ]

Massive Embezzlement Scandal Threatens Juan Guaido’s Political Future

The political party of Juan Guaido — Voluntad Popular (Popular Will) — was never all that popular to begin with. The sixth largest political party in Venezuela, Popular Will is heavily financed by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Now, a recently exposed embezzlement scandal in Colombia risks to further alienate the party from the Venezuelan people.

19.06.2019 - 15:44 [ junge Welt ]

Korruption in Kolumbien: Guaidó unter Verdacht

In den vergangenen Monaten habe er (Pompeo) darüber nicht öffentlich sprechen können, aber die Schwierigkeit, Venezuelas Opposition zu einigen, habe »seit dem Tag, als ich CIA-Direktor wurde« im Mittelpunkt seiner Arbeit gestanden – das war der 23. Januar 2017, exakt zwei Jahre vor der Selbsternennung Guaidós.

19.06.2019 - 15:17 [ Portal ]

Korruptionsfall um Vertreter der venezolanischen Opposition in Kolumbien

Korruptionsvorwürfe gegen Gesandte von Juan Guaidó in Kolumbien wegen Veruntreuung von Geldern. Behörden haben Verfahren eingeleitet

18.06.2019 - 20:12 [ Times of Israel ]

Arab-Jewish Meretz leadership candidates exit race, endorse Zandberg

The committee is set to vote on its leader on June 27 and its list on July 11. The two votes will be held within the party committee, which has about 1,000 members.

The faction made the decision after 60 percent of the party voted against motions to hold open primaries or to freeze the current list.

That decision was seen as a failure for Zandberg, and for the current list of candidates, whose posts are now in jeopardy.

18.06.2019 - 20:10 [ Jerusalem Post ]

Meretz party convention votes for closed primary, reversing previous policy

Current Meretz chair MK Tamar Zandberg faces at least one challenger in former party MK Nitzan Horowitz who announced he was running for the party chairmanship last week.

The Meretz convention also voted against a proposal to institute two party chairmen, an idea designed to allow a Jewish and an Arab leader of the party.

18.06.2019 - 18:47 [ Hong Kong Free Press ]

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam ‘sincerely apologises’ for extradition row, but refuses to retract bill or resign

Chief Executive Carrie Lam has personally apologised for the extradition law debacle but the postponed controversial bill will not be scrapped, despite a protest on Sunday attended by “two million” people. Lam, clad in all-white, said she has reflected deeply over the past few months.