The proxy war, on the U.S./NATO side, is clearly aimed at fatally weakening if not destroying the Russian state.
The war in Ukraine could be ended very rapidly through negotiations that agree to Ukraine adopting a neutral status and a settlement that guarantees the national rights of the Russian population in the east of Ukraine.
Given the terrible suffering that the Yemeni people have endured, the first nationwide ceasefire since 2016 can only be welcomed. But there is a long way to go before the war ends.
The UK government claims that its new energy strategy will provide cleaner and more affordable energy this decade. It won’t.
John Bellamy Foster’s article, in Monthly Review, outlines the real situation in the Ukraine war, from the headline onwards “The US proxy war in Ukraine”. It is recommended for everyone to read in the strongest possible terms.
Lizelle Herrera was arrested in Texas and accused of causing the “death of an individual through a self-induced abortion.” The district attorney has now said he will drop the murder charges. The consequences of Texas’ new abortion law are clear to see.