The Militias are kind of taking over. It’s not really the government leading militias, it’s the other way around This is literally the very front line in the global fight against the islamic state year one from the beginning of Iraq’s war with the islamic state vice news traveled to Iraq to meet the shia…Read More The Battle for Iraq: Shia Militias vs. the Islamic State
Hi I’m Laura Flanders – this week on the show, none other than professor, author, intellectual extraordinaire Noam Chomsky on everything from Iraq, to Ferguson, to China and trade. And a sneak peak at a documentary on a workers’ struggle that won. It’s all coming up, right here, welcome to the show [music playing] It’s…Read More Noam Chomsky on Syria, China, Capitalism, and Ferguson
What is the world’s most dangerous ideology? In the first part of the 20th century, the answer was Fascism; first manifest in Italy in the 1920’s, and then in Nazi Germany and in Imperial Japan. It took a world war and 50 million dead to stamp it out. In the second half of the 20th…Read More Radical Islam: The Most Dangerous Ideology
it almost doesn't matter how many warnings you get about how bad it is raka still looks even worse on the ground the wind still carries the stench of the dead the first roads cleared of Mines when Isis was driven out had right to Nayeem square do you remember the stories about this place…Read More An inside look at the former capital of ISIS
and thank you to the organizers for having me to this conference I'm very honored to be here and to contribute to the discussions about alternative quest to capitulate modernity and to discuss the liberation struggle currently referred to as the Kurdish question other speakers have addressed problems regarding the global situation and capitalism patriarchy…Read More Eirik Eiglad – The Communalist Alternative to Capitalist Modernity – Hamburg 2012
while Vladimir Putin pushes for the creation of a potent anti-coalition in some areas of the war battered region civilians are taking up the fight themselves artis Paulus leer reports from the Lebanese Syrian border on the other side of this mountain is Syria where Islamic state and Al nusra are positioned the Lebanese have…Read More Lebanese communists gear up to fight ISIS: 'We are sons of this land and won't leave it'