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Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017

Donald Trump, Kim Jong-Un need to find a diplomatic off-ramp

Viewpoints: Daryl G. Kimball is executive director of the Washington-based Arms Control Association WASHINGTON DC, Aug 9 2017 (IPS) - Just six months into the administration of President Donald Trump, the war of words and nuclear threats between the United States and North Korea have escalated, and a peaceful resolution to the escalating crisis is more difficult than ever to achieve. Comment

Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017

Stand up and condemn racism and discrimination in America!

Viewpoints: We stand in solidarity with the victims of the recent tragedy in Virginia, and all right-thinking Americans who have condemned it. Whenever, and wherever hate and bigotry rear their ugly heads, we have a basic obligation to unite as communities and organize against the perpetrators. We cannot allow neo-Nazis, white supremacists and their allies, or any hate mongering group whatsoever to bully, harass, and intimidate us into thinking that their putrid racial, religious, and ethnic intolerance are legitimate. Comment

Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017

Link emancipation to indentureship and reparations

Viewpoints: Every year since 1985, the emancipation of enslaved Africans is celebrated in Trinidad and Tobago on August 1st which has been declared a national holiday. Comment

The Raise Act will lower America!

Immigration: “Remember, remember always, that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists.” ―President Franklin D. Roosevelt Comment