Statewatch News 6 May (Issue 07/22)

Friday, 6 May 2022 — Statewatch

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Welcome to our latest edition, featuring:

  • A new report from Statewatch and the Transnational Institute: At what cost? Funding the EU’s security, defence, and border policies, 2021–2027
  • Event: AI at the borders: negotiations, regulations and fundamental rights
  • EU sanctions against “radical rhetoric”, intelligence agencies in asylum proceedings
  • Spain and Morocco renew security cooperation agreement linking organised crime and “irregular” immigration

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The Donbass people’s victory against Ukrainian fascism is inspiration for liberation movements worldwide

Wednesday, 4 May 2022 — See You in 2020

What’s been occurring in Ukraine throughout the last eight years should be closely studied by communists in the United States, Canada, and the other settler-colonial countries. Because it’s a 21st century example of what happens when oppressed nationalities are pushed to a breaking point by fascist violence, then successfully fight back to win their self-determination. In 2014, faced with a takeover by ultra-nationalists who were unleashing neo-Nazi brutality upon Ukraine, the peoples of the Donbass couldn’t afford to stay part of the country. They were the biggest targets for the persecution, because they were especially made up of ethnic Russians. So they resisted and gained their independence, with the Donetsk People’s Republic and the Luhansk People’s Republic having been officially recognized as independent by Russia earlier this year.

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Ukraine News Links 5-6 May 2022

Friday, 6 May 2022 — The New Dark Age

There may be some duplication due to cross-posting and may be updated throughout the day, so please check back. If it gets updated, I usually insert the time on the line above. A lot of cross-posting usually indicates that the article is popular.

Is Putin A War-Criminal For Invading Ukraine?

A Short Note.

With Clenched Fists, They Spend Money on Weapons as the Planet Burns

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