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Feb. 4, 2012: International Day of Action: NO U.S. War on Iran. Actrivists rally in Times Square, NYC and march to UN and Israeli Embassy to protest war mongering against Iran, sanctions and drone strikes.

Imperial overreach in Iran

In the last week of June 2019, as this article was being written, tensions between the U.S. and Iranian governments escalated sharply. On June 20, 2019, in response to aggressive U.S. actions, including the mobilization of troops, naval forces, and aerial provocations, Iran shot down a U.S. surveillance drone flying  near the Iranian border.

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The US Department of Energy (DOE) recently renamed US liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports “freedom gas.” https://journal-neo.org/2019/06/06/europe-has-no-freedom-but-to-choose-freedom-gas/

Europe has no freedom but to choose “freedom gas”

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently renamed U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports “freedom gas.” But freedom for who? For Europe who already has a cheap and reliable source of natural gas, but is being forced to switch over to more expensive U.S. gas under the threat of sanctions? Certainly not. Or freedom for […]

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Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez insisted that Cuba will not be intimidated by new U.S. restrictions and threats. Photo- Juvenal Balán

They cannot stop us. We will live and triumph.

Yesterday the U.S. Treasury Department added to sanctions announced April 17, and the activation of Title III of the Helms-Burton Act, the prohibition of “people to people” cultural and educational trips, plus others related to travel and transportation services, remittances, banking, commerce, and telecommunications

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