Israel may face EU sanctions for hampering two-state settlement to Palestinian issue.
Witness claims a Tory MP throttled a boy to death in VIP paedophile depravity.
Despite the doublespeak, the UK’s rich have got richer at the expense of the poor under the Tori£$.
Rock icon Peter Gabriel speaks out against Israel’s illegal settlements.
Clashes and arrests as the Million Mask March descends on London.
Tea Party doublespeak and billions of dollars results in a reactionary swing to the right in the US midterm elections.
The number of global billionaires has doubled since the start of the last global economic crisis.
US GM company is fined by Panama for frequent violations of regulations.
Federal Reserve ends Quantitative Easing.
Groundbreaking surgery allows a paralysed man to walk again.
Slavery in the UK: rich scumbags fined and jailed.
Europe-wide protests take place over the controversial TTIP Treaty.
The Ebola crisis has spiralled out of control due to global inertia.
The British government is taken to court over arms sales to Israel.
The profits of war: US armaments have been used by ISIL.
ISIL mercilessly slaughters UK aid worker.
Goldman Sachs is caught bribing the Fed to overlook financial malpractice.
Utter hypocrisy: UK Tories attempt to bolster GDP figures by including prostitution and drug dealing.
So much for democracy: Tory MP looks to punish non-compliant pro-Euro UK firms with sinister strongarm tactics.
US and 5 Arab states launch attacks on ISIL positions.
Abu Qatada is cleared of terrorism charges by Jordanian court.
Chinese villagers defeat corporate corruption.
Research cites Panama as the world’s happiest country.
ISIL urges the beheading of Australian citizens.
Three Israeli intelligence gatherers question the morality of their work and its impact on Palestinian civilian deaths.
Amazonian warriors beat and strip illegal loggers.
Woman killed in London in ISIL copycat beheading.
Hamas executes 18 suspected Israeli informers.
US attorney vows that justice will be done over the Michael Brown shooting.
Crank Australian billionaire labels the Chinese as ‘bastards’.
91 year old Dutchman whose family hid a Jewish boy from the Nazis returns honorary medal after relatives are killed by Israel in Gaza.
Man receives his diploma 55 years late after being denied graduation when he spoke out against racism.
ISIL sadistically murder hundreds of Yazidi tribes people.
Tens of thousands of the Yazidi tribe are trapped on a mountain by ISIL.
Scientists transform cigarette butts into supercapacitors for electric vehicles.
Baroness Warsi resigns over UK government’s Gaza stance.
Gary Lineker claims that the level of FIFA corruption is nauseating.
Brian Eno speaks out against Israel’s bombardment of Gaza.
Israeli and Palestinian citizens speak out against the politicians who are waging the war.
UN spokesman breaks down over the plight of the Palestinians in press interview.
New York Times calls for repeal of the Federal marijuana ban.
Israeli strike on Gaza school kills 15 and wounds 200.
UN report reveals that 25% of the world’s human population is living in or near poverty.
Thousands protest in Vienna against Zionist aggression in Palestine.
The increase in drug-resistant bacteria is linked to sewage outlets.
Appalling collateral damage as Malaysian passenger jet is allegedly brought down by pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine.
Palestinian children die as they play on the beach in Gaza.
Brutal Israeli crackdown in Gaza has killed 150, including many women in children.
UK’s ConDem government seeks to rush through emergency surveillance laws.
Allegations of a paedophile network in Westminster.
Israel bombs Gaza in reprisal for the deaths of three teenagers.
Big Pharma caught in bribery scam by China.
New Al-Qa’ida threat causes increased international airport security.
Another failure of capitalism: Big Pharmas are unwilling to fund research when they suspect there will be insufficient return.
Israel vows strong reprisals over unproven claims that Hamas was responsible for the death of three Israeli teenagers.
Think tank claims that Obama’s drone policy is destabilising the world.
Wronga: payday loan lender pays the price for shady practices.
Noam Chomsky calls for the sacking of Blair as Middle East peace envoy.
Overkill: Egypt sentences 183 Muslim Brotherhood members to death.
Deadly Ebola is totally out of control in parts of Africa.
Scientific discovery could herald breakthrough in fight against superbugs.
Iraq asks for US military engagement against ISIS rebels.
Global child porn has reached epidemic proportions.
Cambridge academic launches scathing attack on Blair’s hand in the Middle East crisis.
Environental summit criticises ‘excessive profit orientation’.
When will they ever learn? Blair calls for even more military intervention in Iraq.
Bitcoin app could provide incentive for the leaking of sensitive information.
In the true spirit of Nikola Tesla: Elon Musk opens Tesla Motors’ technology to the world.
Jihad spills across borders as Iraq descends into tribal warfare.
Slave labour is producing food for Western supermarkets.
Egypt: the military consolidate control.
Israel announces further West Bank expansion.
World Environment Day: Caribbean islands highlight the risk from rising sea levels.
Thousands of discontented Brazilians seek to disrupt the World Cup.
New drugs herald a major breakthrough in the fight against skin cancers.
Girls found hanging after gang rape in India.
8 US states reveal ambitions zero-emission plans.
Bush and Blair’s dirty Iraq laundry is given a makeover by the Chilcot Inquriy.
An icon against the odds: Maya Angelou dies at 86.
CO2 levels in the northern hemisphere reach a new high.
Right-wing reactivism is on the upsurge across Europe.
CCTV catches Israeli police killing unarmed Palestinian teenagers.
Extremists kill over 100 in two blasts in Nigeria.
Astounding hypocrisy as US accuses Chinese of espionage.
Ex Malaysian MP accuses CIA of complicity in the disappearance of Flight MH370.
Swiss bank found guilty of cooking the books.
Journalist claims that flight MH17 was accidentally shot down during a military training exercise and the truth covered up.
Banking crisis resulted in the wealth of the UK’s top 1,000 soaring.
Hong Kong burns stockpile of poached ivory.
Russia accused of breathtaking hypocrisy over Ukraine.
Microsoft announces computer model that can predict the impact of all life on our planet.
Russia allows corporations to form private armies to ward off Arctic protestors.
US moves to mask the disclosure of drone strike victims.
Palestinian leader reaches out to Israel over the holocaust.
80 nations pledge to restore the world’s oceans.
US retracts ‘evidence’ claiming Russian involvement in eastern Ukraine insurgency.
Putin claims the internet is a ‘CIA project’ and threatens the breakup of the world wide web.
Earth Day events take place arount the globe.
Philanthropic billionaire pledges a helicopter to help thwart poaching in Tanzania.
Venezueala’s president accuses the US of initiating unrest in the country in a bid to gain control of the country’s oil reserves.
Supermarkets are accused of passing the burden of waste back to farmers and on to consumers.
Malaysian opposition leader claims that the government are concealing information regarding the disappearance of missing flight MH370
Environmental summit paints a very bleak picture of global impact of climate change.
People all around the globe turn off their lights to mark Earth Hour.
Obama sets out plans to curb NSA’s collection of data.
UK MPs call for more transparency over drones.
NSA has been spying on Chinese government and business.
Missing flight MH370 may have been heading for a remote CIA detention base.
Israel manifests an attitude of anti-African racism.
Carnage in South Sudan as ethnic violence claims the lives of thousands.
Tony Benn, a lifetime campaigner for a fairer world, dies.
The inventor of the world wide web calls for a Magna Carta-style bill of rights to protect citizens from surveillance.
Orthodox Jews who are against Israel’s military strategy are being forced into conscription.
Turkish hackers take over PM aide’s Twitter account in an effort to find the truth about murdered protest marcher.
Struggle to find the truth in the UK and US about the torture of detainees as CIA is accused of removing documents.
Court case seems to implicate Al Qaeda in 9/11 attack.
Four new ozone destroying gases have been discovered in the atmosphere.
Israeli teens make a stand against West Bank settlement policy.
UK Metropolitan Police: racist, corrupt, not fit for purpose.
San Francisco aims to have zero landfill by 2020 despite resistance from Coke and Pepsi.
Biofuels made from waste could help fuel road transport.
Western spy agencies deliberately spread disinformation in online communities.
Report claims that the assessment of GM food safety is flawed, and failing to protect public safety.
Ukraine descends into chaos as dozens die.
The protest movement is gaining ground in the battle against GM crops as EU ministers feel the pressure.
Dangerous radiation levels at Fukushima were hidden from the public for months.
EU is spending millions of Euros in a secret surveillance drone project hidden from citizens and most politicians.
The Vortex Project: an imaginative programme to recycle ocean pollution debris is unveiled.
6,000 websites fight back against internet surveillance.
Japan experiences the worst snowstorm in almost half a century.
13.6 billion years old: Australian astronomers discover the oldest known star in the universe.
Amazon, one of the major companies caught up in a tax avoidance scandal, experiences a slump in growth.
Major retailers including Walmart and Toys-R-Us are selling childrens’ products that contain toxic chemicals.
Coastal flooding currently being experienced in Britain could be the global norm for the 21st century due to climate change.
Killer Robots: new British-built drone could autonomously seek and kill targets, setting a dangerous new precedent in the field of remote warfare.
UK government part-privatises Behavioural Insights ‘Nudge’ Unit.
Massive global explosion of cancer cases is forecast for the next 20 years.
18,000 are on the brink of starvation in Syrian regugee camps.
Some modern disease risk may be partly shaped by Neanderthal DNA.
Apps that host third-party advertising could compromise your security.
Further evidence that pesticides harm the ability of bees to collect food.
The ability of rainforests to absorb CO2 may be diminishing.
A free crowd-funded HIV vaccine could be just around the corner.
Iranian leader extends a hand of friendship and co-operation to the the wider world.
Assad regime defector exposes torture and murder of prisoners on an industrial scale.
Global wealth gap widens: world’s richest 85 people have as much wealth as the poorer half of the entire global population!
UK Labour Party vows to break the monopoly of the big banks by opening up competition.
US conducted biological warfare experiments on Japanese island in the 1960s.
A dossier of UK war crimes in Iraq goest to the ICC.
New research has 95% confidence that humans are contributing to climate change.
Edward Snowden revelations indicate that NSA is working on a Quantum Computer that could render all attempts at encyption futile.
US Republicans continue to downplay global warming.
Another Monsanto protestor has had threats made against their life. Please sign the Avaaz petition to halt the latest GM factory project in Argentina.
Russia plans to deploy rail-mounted nuclear missiles in response to new US weapon deployment.
Did asteroid fracking cause Earth’s worse extinction?
Lloyds Bank fined for dodgy practices that pressurised staff into selling customers products they didn’t need
Nelson Mandela dies, aged 95. The whole world will mourn.
Boris Johnson shows his true Tory colours in an outrageous slighting of the less fortunate and less privileged.
RBS accused of bankrupting small businesses so that they could seize their assets.
Appalling story of 21st century slavery in London.
More capitalist excess and corruption: private security company is accused of raping women in their care.
Typhoon Haiyan, the most powerful ever recorded and possibly the product of global warming, causes massive devastation and many fatalaties in the Philippines. Includes link to Aid agencies.
Nestlé are bottling water and then selling it back to the indigenous natives! Please sign this petition.
Global moose decline could be a global warming indicator.
US seizure of terror suspect in Libya further destabilises the country.
Haitian families set to sue the UN for a cholera outbreak that killed 8,000.
New malaria vaccine could save millions from 2015.
Teacher protests in Brazil spread to wider issues.
Max Keiser: ‘The US economy is just a giant hedge fund’.
UN investigates three more chemical attacks in Syria that allegedly took place after the Damascus sarin incident on 21st August.
IPCC claims that human contribution to global warming is irrefutable.
Woolwich pair plead not guilty to murder of Lee Rigby.
Labour leader Ed Miliband promises to take on the excessive pricing policies of the UK energy giants.
Over 60 dead and at least 175 injured as al-Shabaab jihadists target civilians in Kenyan shopping mall.
Russia still maintains that rebel forces released the sarin gas in Syria.
Research suggests that time really is ‘relative’.
Russia and the U.S. reach an agreement for the disclosure and destruction of Syria’s chemical weapons stockpile.
Arctic ice caps rebound, but this story asserts that there is no justification for complacency, despite the claims of the reactionary global warming denialists.
President Putin states that US unilateral intervention in Syria would be an act of aggression.
Noam Chomsky asserts that US unilateral intervention in Syria without UN approval would be a war crime.
The US prepares a unilateral strike on Syrian regime in response to the sarin gas attacks.
Nanotechnology could eliminate poverty and make governments and banks obsolete within 40 years.
Turkish PM claims that Israel are behind the Egyptian military coup.
Sarin gas kills hundreds in Syria.
Scores of Muslim Brotherhood supporters and a Sky News cameraman are hacked down by the military leadership in Cairo. See also our memes page.
Fox News is found to be complicit in climate change denial.
Horrifying developments in Jimmy Savile case suggest an organised celebrity paedophile ring.
Scores more are killed in Egypt during army backlash against Muslim Brotherhood supporters.
Nelson Mandela, one of humanity’s greatest human rights advocates is still frail in hospital but many celebrate his 95th birthday.
British government refuses to hand over 2003 Iraq War documents to the Chilcot inqury.
Private companies are accused of short-changing UK taxpayers to benefit shareholders.
Capitalist greed raises its ugly head again as security firms are accused of defrauding UK taxpayers of millions of pounds.
The Egyptian military overthrows President Morsi, but is it a victory for democracy and are the Western alliances pulling strings behind the scenes?
Global weather for the first ten years of the 21st century has been characterised by unprecedented extremes.
16 die and hundreds are injured in new uprisings in Egypt.
Racism still prevails in UK’s police service: Stephen Lawrence’s mother demands a public inquiry amidst allegations of a smear campaign against the family.
The NSA and their chums in the UK have been tapping into our phone and internet conversations.
Moderate reformist wins Iran’s presidential election.
The Syrian crisis escalates as the US decide to arm the rebels amidst claims that the Assad regime has used chemical weapons.
Technology giants deny complicity after whistleblower exposes Prism’s ability to spy on internet usage.
Global elite meet in secrecy at Bilderberg conference.
Iraq uncovers terrorist plot to use deadly sarin nerve gas.
Heavy police tactics result in escalating violence across Turkey.
I wanna sell you a Tory: more sleaze in the UK as politician is accused of accepting money for political lobbying.
Monsanto suffers a major defeat in Europe.
Hacktivists disclose details of English Defence League members in the wake of the Woolwich murder.
Yet more innocent women and children are massacred in Syria. Will it ever end??
UK soldier dies on home soil in suspected terrorist attack.
Most UK species are in decline and 10% could face extinction.
New evidence suggests possible use of chemical weapons by Syrian regime.
Scientists develop a non-GMO ‘superwheat’ that could produce 30% more yield, but see also here for an article claiming that modern wheat carries health risks.
High fructose corn syrup is further implicated in the collapse of bee colonies.
Agent Orange, once manufactured by Monsanto and Dow, is still claiming victims in Vietnam. See Wikipedia for more information, including claims of 1 million disability victims.
Tensions deepen in the Middle East as Israel makes air strikes in Syria.
Resistance activists claim a massacre of 50 by Assad regime.
Tori£$ and Lib Dems take a hit as UKIP surges in UK local elections.
Doubts arise over the use of chemical weapons by Assad regime.
Arrests made over Bangladesh factory collapse.
Bangladesh factory horror was ‘avoidable’.
Capitalist con-man millionaire is convicted of fraud for the sale of fake bomb detectors.
Monsanto tries to take out patent rights to the world’s food - please sign the Avaaz campaign.
Thatcher dies but the legacy lives on.
The ugly face of capitalism in the Amazon.
Even the Church criticises UK welfare cuts.
The Great Cypriot Bank Robbery: Government steals peoples’ savings to pay for failed banks.
Scores of academics claim Osborne is wrong.
More of Plan A: conciliatory measures, but Osborne’s budget does little for UK economic growth.
Britain and the US invaded Iraq on the strength of fabricated intelligence.
The Tori£$’ attempt to water down Leveson hits the rocks.
Campaigner wins right to have name removed from database.
Growing resistance of bacteria to antibiotics could have catastrophic consequences in the near future.
One of the greatest success stories in internet pressure groups, Avaaz reaches 20 million in membership
Scientists claim that the melting of Canada’s ice caps is now irreversible.
North Korea ends all peace pacts with South Korea
in retaliation for the latest UN sanctions.
Mozambique man is dragged to his death by South African police.
Tori£$ relegated to third place in UK Eastleigh by-election.
Thailand is set to host the UN Summit On Endangered Species whilst at the same time hosting the sale of illegal African ivory. Sign the Avaaz campaign.
Osborne defiant as UK Coalition are embarrassed by the loss of AAA status.
Osborne gets his sums wrong again, having speculated wrongly on sale of 4G network. See also our Blog.
Capitalist billionaires secretly funded climate change-denial pressure groups to spread disinformation.
Big Brother is watching: Sacked whistleblower claims NHS tried to gag him over safety concerns.
Bank Of England governor Mervyn King accuses chancellor George Osborne of ‘own goals’ and claims a new global economic equilibrium is needed. (pdf.)
Some ‘beef’ products contain 100% horse meat. See also our Article.
Bejing’s air pollution is becoming an increasing cause for concern.
More shame for RBS as they are found guilty of rigging the LIBOR rate.
Mid Staffs NHS Trust found responsible for “appalling and unnecessary suffering”. See also our Blog.
Chris Huhne: Another liar in Houses Of Parliament & Co.
The growing income gap between the few and the poor is listed as one of several major threats to global stability.
Almost half of the world’s food is thrown away, while millions starve. See also the separate commentary box.
Assad resorts to doublespeak as he seeks to justify the horrific murder of civilians by labelling them ‘puppets of the west’. A pathetic veil of tyranny over democracy.
Outrage in Pakistan as Islamic militants slaughter soft targets.
60,000 have died in the Syrian conflict - and the world still watches on…..
UK agriculturalists plan for more extreme weather patterns.
Leaked preview of IPCC report on climate change shows a reassessment of some factors.
When will they ever learn? 26 more die by the gun in the United States. See also our Blog.
Labour fraudster Margaret Moran escapes conviction.
After Hillsborough, another outrage: Thatcher’s Tories colluded in the murder of lawyer Pat Finucane.
Oh dear, they’re all at it: HSBC fined for money laundering. Can you trust any of the big Banks??
Israel’s new West Bank development predictably stokes up Middle East tension as Khaled Meshaal returns to Gaza after decades in exile.
George Osborne gets his sums wrong and consigns the British electorate to more years of gloom. Click Here for David Blanchflower’s damning indictment.
President Obama warns Syria against the use of chemical weapons.
Cameron and Co. are caught out misleading the public about NHS spending.
Israel provokes the world by further West Bank development.
Finally: UK coalition government promises to crack down on corporate tax dodgers. Time will be the judge.
The UN recognises Palestine as a State, with Israel and the US in a small minority of dissenters.
Cameron selects his own brand of democracy as the Conservatives reject parts of the Leveson Report.
Once again, the ugly face of capitalism: sham directors buy up Britain and inflate property values.
Israeli offensive in Gaza threatens Middle East stability. See also our Blog entry.
Xi Jinping appointed as new Chinese leader amidst hope for a more progressive government.
Money doesn’t always buy what you want as Barack Obama wins a second term.
Ash dieback disease is probably now out of control in the UK but government could have acted earlier.
More tree diseases could be on their way to British shores.
Ebay, Starbucks, Amazon; Facebook, Google etc: large American corporate giants take the profits but don’t believe in paying their dues.
Norway doubles its carbon tax on the oil industry.
Rising UK food prices could be linked to climate change.
The UK coalition won’t take no for an answer with road building schemes that have already been defeated. More Tory ‘democracy’ in action.
Tour de force from Ed Miliband at Labour Party Conference as he pledges a One Nation Britain.
It’s the same old elitist Tories claims Ed Balls in an inspired speech at the Labour Party Conference.
A victory for people power in Benghazi as ordinary citizens march against the Islamic extremists.
Hillsborough Disaster: Crown Prosecution Service were given details of a cover-up 14 years ago. See our Blog section also.
TUC launch scathing attack on UK government domestic policy.
The appalling massacres in Syria continue. Please sign the Avaaz campaign.
Arctic ice levels are approaching a record low.
Stealing millions of pounds and donating to the Tory party: you can’t get any lower, Mr Nadir.
Where do the children play? The sell-off of England’s school playing fields continues under the coalition government amidst falsely reported figures.
The continued mass deforestation of Brazil is wiping out species, including the jaguar.
Pledges of support by Iran for the murderous Syrian regime could further increase tensions in the Middle East, as the death toll continues to rise.
Standard Chartered Bank is accused of money laundering on a massive scale.
82 more die in Iraq as al-Qaida regroup to peddle their own insane vision of civilisation.
£13 trillion is hidden away by the global super-rich whilst the rest of us are expected to pay our taxes.
The freedom to carry a gun in the United States robs twelve more of the freedom to live.
Protestors march in Spain as the financial crisis deepens.
Climate change will put UK households and industry at greater risk in the coming decades if the government goes ahead with planned flood defence cuts.
Climate change could affect UK food production and eating habits.
T-shirts could help ‘redress’ our energy usage.
Barclays and other major banks have been accused of rigging interest rates. If you are interested in helping to bring them to account, please follow this link to sign the e-petition. See the box on the left too!
Tories plan to reinstate two-tier education in the UK.
The Rio Earth Summit is failing to deliver on various counts including an end to fossil fuel subsidies.
18 million face starvation in the Sahel region of Africa, stretching across several countries. See map below, and please sign Baaba Maal’s Avaaz petition.
UK Uncut win judicial review over Goldman Sachs’ shady tax deal with the Inland Revenue.
More massacres of the innocent in Syria. Please join the Avaaz campaign against this.
The EU plans greater accountability for the Banks. Probably a good idea, but the horse has already bolted the stable doors! And would it be effective unless it was adopted globally?
What’s happening in Syria is an absolute outrage, a travesty against any concept of democracy, and further proof, if any were needed, of the toothlessness of the UN. Many innocent children are amongst the victims.
Will Self has a suitably irreverent view of a system designed to keep the masses underfoot.
The forthcoming Rio environmental summit is to address greater co-operation, and a fairer distribution of essential natural resources.
Tower Hamlets vs. Canary Wharf. This gives a sense of the inequality in the developed world, so imagine the sense of injustice felt by those in impoverished parts of the world when they look at our riches.
Greece - the rise of fascism. This is what happens when capitalist macro-economics goes wrong.
News Corp. This is what happens when power magnates get too much control.
Cardinal accuses UK Government of ‘immoral’ stance on tax policy.
The destruction of the rainforest is tied up with the corruption of capitalist economics. You can do your bit to help turn the tide by getting involved in the Avaaz campaign.