界线之间:国会报告认定美国因委内瑞拉危机而受到制裁

如果美国政府的宣传正确,即当前的危机是由于马杜罗(Maduro)的管理不善和腐败造成的,那么将不需要撤消“政权”的非法和不人道的制裁。

Venezuela US Sanctions Feature photo

CARACAS, VENEZUELA -- Venezuela was once one of the most prosperous countries in Latin America. The popular classes enjoyed major advances from the Bolivarian Revolution initiated by Hugo Chávez. Today Venezuela is experiencing an unprecedented economic crisis with severe humanitarian consequences. The U.S. government blames the crisis on the

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克里斯·海奇斯(Chris Hedges):包扎尸体

拜登的救助计划不会改变美国死亡螺旋上升的结构性不平等和其他基本基础。

Biden Stimulus Feature photo

Princeton, New Jersey (Scheerpost) — The established ruling elites know there is a crisis. They agreed, at least temporarily, to throw money at it with the $1.9 trillion Covid-19 bill known as American Rescue Plan (ARP). But the ARP will not alter the structural inequities, either by raising the minimum wage to $15.00 an hour or imposing taxes and

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“打脸”:佩洛西的愤怒,民主党人对微不足道的600美元的刺激检查

国会议员昨天终于同意了一项新的冠状病毒刺激计划,像《 CARES法案》一样,它似乎包括对公司和非常富有的人的新的税收减免。

Pelosi Stimulus Feature photo

Lawmakers in Washington agreed to a new $900 billion coronavirus stimulus package yesterday. The bill, like the previous CARES Act, appears to include huge new tax breaks for corporations and the very wealthy. However, of most note to average Americans is the means-tested check of up to $600 plus $600 per child that Republicans and Democrats

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Lee Camp:失业率飙升?不断发展的社会将值得庆祝。

为什么我们仍然假装废话赋予我们生命意义?

Unemployment Feature photo

Washington DC (ScheerPost) -- Leaf blowers are everything wrong with capitalism. . . . I’ll explain that in a minute. We all know times are irredeemably grim, and they’re only getting worse. The unemployment level in America seems to be setting the record books aflame, and for some bizarre reason those numbers correlate nicely with the number of

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随着学校数字化,美国正面临儿童保育危机

随着学龄儿童在新学年呆在家里以及在职父母面临州政府更多干预的可能,美国和世界各地的儿童保育危机正在酝酿之中。

COVID-19 Child Care Feature photo

Greater Albany Public Schools (GAPS) Superintendent, Melissa Goff, is calling on county commissioners to allocate funding for oversight of "suitable child care options" for the families of the 9,000 children enrolled in the small city's K-12 system, who are now proscribed from their regular classrooms and will be forced to "attend" school on a

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贝鲁特爆炸对黎巴嫩已经崩溃的经济造成致命打击

黎巴嫩已经遭受粮食危机,货币崩溃和经济制裁之苦,贝鲁特最大港口的毁灭性爆炸可能是该国经济的丧钟。

Lebanon Explosion Feature photo

Lebanon’s Prime Minister Hassan Diab today called for a day of national mourning after a massive explosion ripped through the capital Beirut yesterday, killing at least 100 people and injuring at least 4,000 others. The extent of the damage is immense; the city’s governor Marwan Abboud estimated that up to 300,000 have immediately been made

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