Asia & the Pacific

Sordid source of ‘lab-leak’ accusation – against China

The following lightly edited statement was released Aug. 24 by the International Action Center (iacenter.org). The U.S.-China Solidarity Project has…

September 2, 2021

Hazardous heat: Capitalism can’t cope

Bill Stevens died from hyperthermia after falling asleep in his chair on July 2 during Portland’s record-breaking temperatures of up…

September 1, 2021

Beware the siren song: Women’s liberation and Afghanistan

This article originally appeared in Workers World, Dec. 6, 2001. As U.S. bombing and troop presence has intensified in Afghanistan,…

August 20, 2021

Buffett’s Business Wire censors China book

Billionaire Warren Buffett's public relations company, Business Wire, has refused to distribute a press release announcing the publication in China…

August 16, 2021

A diferencia de Gates, China comparte vacunas y tecnología con el mundo

En un sorprendente anuncio realizado el 5 de agosto, el Presidente de China, Xi Jinping, informó al Primer Foro Internacional…

August 16, 2021

Afghanistan collapse: an epic failure of U.S. aggression

Aug. 17 – Wrenching images at the Kabul airport grip the world as U.S. officials had soldiers cast off  those…

August 15, 2021

Behind the media debate on Afghanistan debacle

Aug. 15 — Insurgent Afghan forces, under Taliban leadership, have surrounded the capital city Kabul. After its initial withdrawal, Washington…

August 15, 2021

No more Hiroshimas and Nagasakis!

This article was first published in Workers World, August 14, 2016 August 6 and 9, 1945, went down in history…

August 13, 2021

Unlike centi-billionaire Gates, China shares vaccines, technology with world

In a stunning announcement Aug. 5, China’s President Xi Jinping informed the First International Forum on COVID-19 Vaccine Cooperation of…

August 10, 2021

China reforms take on Big Tech

Over the past several months, the Western media have grown increasingly alarmed over reforms in China that significantly rein in…

August 3, 2021