US enters ‘era of brutal diplomacy’ after Afghanistan: Joe Biden

US enters ‘era of brutal diplomacy’ after Afghanistan: Joe Biden

Joe Biden addressed the UN General Assembly today United Nations: US President Joe Biden told the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday that America is “bringing in a new era of ruthless diplomacy” after the end of the war in Afghanistan. Biden also said the United States is willing to use force “if necessary”, but … Read more

EU says people with AstraZeneca vaccine should be able to travel to US despite lack of FDA approval for jab – RT World News

EU says people with AstraZeneca vaccine should be able to travel to US despite lack of FDA approval for jab – RT World News

The European Commission has said EU citizens injected with the AstraZeneca vaccine against Covid-19 should be able to travel to the US, despite the shot still not having approval from the US regulator. On Monday, Jeff Ziess, White House coronavirus response coordinator, announced that in “early November” the US plans to reopen to air travelers … Read more

UNGA: Biden Goes to UN to Save His Global Agenda

UNGA: Biden Goes to UN to Save His Global Agenda

The Biden administration could also use the moment to reiterate its particular form of internationalism and distance itself further from its predecessor. For four years, President Donald Trump’s appearances on the stage of the UN General Assembly were almost those of a hostile combatant, disdainful of the international elites housed on American soil. He mocked … Read more

Bitcoin Drops As Crypto Gets Stuck In Evergrande Sale

Bitcoin Drops As Crypto Gets Stuck In Evergrande Sale

The digital currency has fell 5.7% in the past 24 hours, trading at $42,955 per coin as of 2:43 a.m. ET on Tuesday, according to cryptocurrency tracker Coindesk. Previously, it even fell by 12%. Other cryptocurrencies are also tumbling. Ethereum and Dogecoin are each down 4.4% and about respectively 6% in the last 24 hours. … Read more

Progressive Taxation for Our Time—Global Problems

Progressive Taxation for Our Time—Global Problems

Opinion by Jomo Kwame Sundaram (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) Tuesday 21 September 2021 Inter Press Service KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Sept 21 (IPS) – As developing countries struggle to cope with the pandemic, they risk being pushed back further by restrictive fiscal policies. These were imposed by rich countries who no longer apply them if they ever … Read more

Girls return to secondary schools ‘as soon as possible’: Taliban | Taliban news

Girls return to secondary schools ‘as soon as possible’: Taliban |  Taliban news

Taliban spokesman says “a safe learning environment” is needed before older girls can fully return to school. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said girls will have to wait longer to return to secondary school in Afghanistan as concerns mount over the fate of women’s education under the new government. Mujahid said at a press conference in … Read more

Russians gather to mourn victims of campus shooting

Russians gather to mourn victims of campus shooting

Russians gathered outside a university in the city of Perm where the shooting took place. Moscow: Shocked and grieving Russians gathered outside a university in the city of Perm on Tuesday after a student committed a campus shooting that killed six and injured dozens. While a heavy police cordon still hung around Perm State University … Read more

‘F**k the jab’ protesters block Melbourne’s West Gate Freeway, clash with riot police (VIDEOS) – RT World News

‘F**k the jab’ protesters block Melbourne’s West Gate Freeway, clash with riot police (VIDEOS) – RT World News

Traffic was blocked in both directions on Melbourne’s West Gate Freeway on Tuesday after people closed the road angry over forced vaccinations. The protest in the Australian city was just as violent as the first on Monday. The government of the province of Victoria demanded that construction workers be vaccinated, and the Union of Construction, … Read more

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