2021-05-12: News Headlines

Staff (2021-05-12). Venezuela Condemns New Violent Actions Against the Palestinian People (Communiqué). orinocotribune.com The Foreign Affairs Minister of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela Jorge Arreaza reported, through a statement, that Venezuela expresses its strongest condemnation of Israel's new military actions against the Palestinian people, which have left at least 20 dead. | Through his official account on the social media network Twitter the senior official wrote: "Venezuela condemns the new violent actions against the Palestinian people by Israel, and calls upon the international community, reaffirming its historical position in defense of the sovereignty, independence, and self-determination of Palestine." | In the sta…

Editor2 (2021-05-11). Interview with Comrade Jose Maria Sison. orinocotribune.com The following is an interview which I conducted with Comrade Jose Maria Sison, the Founding Chairman of the Communist Party of the Philippines and Chairman Emeritus of the International League of People's Struggle. Comrade Joma is a proletarian internationalist, a Filipino patriot, and a revolutionary. Joma has written many books, including Basic Principles of Marxism-Leninism: A Primer, and Selected Readings from the Works of Jose Maria Sison. Joma can be found on twitter at @JoseMariaSison or his website ( Q: One t…

Jay Connor (2021-05-11). Why Not? Twitter Erupts After Russell Westbrook Breaks Oscar Robertson's Triple-Double Record. theroot.com After bullying boxscores for the past 13 seasons, Russell Westbrook has accomplished a feat that was once thought humanly impossible. On Monday night, the nine-time NBA All-Star etched his name in the record books when, after snatching his 10th rebound off of the rim with 8: 30 remaining in the fourth quarter, he broke…

Shanelle Genai (2021-05-11). Cut the Cameras…Deadass: This Viral TikTok Trend Has Gone Way Too Far. thegrapevine.theroot.com Stop the presses.

David Swanson (2021-05-11). Talk World Radio: Richard Falk on Peace, War, and the Life of a Citizen Pilgrim. warisacrime.org Talk World Radio is recorded as audio and video on Riverside.fm. Here is this week's video and all the videos on Youtube. This week on Talk World Radio, our guest is Richard Falk. Richard Falk is Albert G. Milbank Professor Emeritus of International Law at Princeton University, and currently Chair of Global Law, Queen Mary …

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Venezuela Condemns New Violent Actions Against the Palestinian People (Communiqué)
Staff | orinocotribune.com | 2021-05-12
The Foreign Affairs Minister of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela Jorge Arreaza reported, through a statement, that Venezuela expresses its strongest condemnation of Israel's new military actions against the Palestinian people, which have left at least 20 dead. | Through his official account on the social media network Twitter the senior official wrote: "Venezuela condemns the new violent actions against the Palestinian people by Israel, and calls upon the international community, reaffirming its historical position in defense of the sovereignty, independence, and self-determination of Palestine." | In the sta…
orinocotribune.com/venezuela-condemns-new-violent-actions-against-the-palestinian-people-communique/

Three Children Are Reportedly Among Those Killed by Israeli Forces in Gaza
Staff | truthout.org | 2021-05-11
The Palestinian health ministry said Monday that Israeli air strikes in Gaza killed nine people including three children — an attack that came the same day Israeli forces raided the Al-Aqsa Mosque and injured hundreds of Palestinians. | "Israeli air strikes killing civilians in Gaza is an act of terrorism. Palestinians deserve protection," tweeted Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.). | "Unlike Israel, missile defense programs, suc…
truthout.org/articles/three-children-are-reportedly-among-those-killed-by-israeli-forces-in-gaza/

Talk World Radio: Richard Falk on Peace, War, and the Life of a Citizen Pilgrim
David Swanson | warisacrime.org | 2021-05-11
Talk World Radio is recorded as audio and video on Riverside.fm. Here is this week's video and all the videos on Youtube. This week on Talk World Radio, our guest is Richard Falk. Richard Falk is Albert G. Milbank Professor Emeritus of International Law at Princeton University, and currently Chair of Global Law, Queen Mary … Continue reading "Talk World Radio: Richard Falk on Peace, War, and the Life of a Citizen Pilgrim"
warisacrime.org/2021/05/11/talk-world-radio-richard-falk-on-peace-war-and-the-life-of-a-citizen-pilgrim/

Interview with Comrade Jose Maria Sison
Editor2 | orinocotribune.com | 2021-05-11
The following is an interview which I conducted with Comrade Jose Maria Sison, the Founding Chairman of the Communist Party of the Philippines and Chairman Emeritus of the International League of People's Struggle. Comrade Joma is a proletarian internationalist, a Filipino patriot, and a revolutionary. Joma has written many books, including Basic Principles of Marxism-Leninism: A Primer, and Selected Readings from the Works of Jose Maria Sison. Joma can be found on twitter at @JoseMariaSison or his website ( josemariasison.org/). | Q: One t…
orinocotribune.com/interview-with-comrade-jose-maria-sison/

Why Not? Twitter Erupts After Russell Westbrook Breaks Oscar Robertson's Triple-Double Record
Jay Connor | theroot.com | 2021-05-11
After bullying boxscores for the past 13 seasons, Russell Westbrook has accomplished a feat that was once thought humanly impossible. On Monday night, the nine-time NBA All-Star etched his name in the record books when, after snatching his 10th rebound off of the rim with 8: 30 remaining in the fourth quarter, he broke… Read…
theroot.com/why-not-twitter-erupts-after-russell-westbrook-breaks-1846867813

Cut the Cameras…Deadass: This Viral TikTok Trend Has Gone Way Too Far
Shanelle Genai | thegrapevine.theroot.com | 2021-05-11
Stop the presses. Read…
thegrapevine.theroot.com/cut-the-cameras-deadass-this-viral-tiktok-trend-has-1846870229

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