Local papers are vanishing. George Monbiot asks: Does it matter?
Hugo Chavez has warned the US and Colombia that any aggression against Venezuela will be met with firm resistance, as James Suggett explains.
Ramzy Baroud on the gaping chasm between the rhetoric and the reality of US / UK policy on Israel-Palestine.
As the UK government plans further massive bank bailouts, Mick Brooks calls for the complete nationalisation of the banking industry.
Garry Leech on the increasing international concern at US moves to consolidate and expand its military presence in Colombia.
Hugo Chavez has condemned the Colombian government's decision to permit the US to expand its military presence in Colombia, as James Suggett explains.
Whoever wins the next election, 'austerity' - i.e. cutting back services for those who need them most - will be the watchword of British politics for the next few years, as Rob Sewell explains.
Rick Wolff on the Obama administration's weak response to the economic crisis.
Ramzy Baroud calls on Arab governments to do more to provide for their peoples' basic educational needs.
Demanding an end to rape and sexual violence, demanding justice for survivors.