29 May 2014 — Pambazuka News
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29 May 2014 20:35:41 — williambowles.info
Ukrainian authorities cannot be trusted – expert (Voice of Russia)
29 May 2014 — Reset the Net
“On June 5, I will take strong steps to protect my freedom from government mass surveillance. I expect the services I use to do the same.”
A few weeks ago we organized a game-changing encampment at the FCC that helped put REAL net neutrality back on the table, even as corporate lobbyists are pulling out all the stops to kill it. Continue reading
28 May 2014v — Voltaire Network
A large Russian delegation arrived in Damascus last week. It was headed by Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin and comprised Deputy Finance Minister Sergei Storchak and Alexander Fomin, Director of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation.
27 May 2014 — Stop Imperialism
Eric Draitser of StopImperialism.org provides his analysis of the impact of the recent energy deal signed between Russia and China. He notes that the deal can, at least in part, be seen as a counter-measure to US attempts to isolate Russia following the incorporation of Crimea into the Russian Federation. However, he also points the fact that the talking points coming from the US regarding increasing gas exports to Europe to reduce the EU’s dependence on Russian energy are repeated mostly for demagogic reasons. Draitser explains that the global shift to a multi-polar world is happening more rapidly than anyone imagined, precisely due to the arrogance and hubris of Washington and the West. Continue reading
28 May 2014 — VTJP
International Middle East Media Center
Israeli Forces Violently Disperse Protest in Jerusalem
IMEMC – Inequality on the rise for Jerusalem’s Palestinians since 1967 Nine Palestinians were abducted and three injured by Israeli forces after they violently dispersed a public protest, by Palestinians, in Jerusalem’s Old City. …