Posts Tagged ‘independence’

Following Afghanistan Defeat: Can EU Win Own ‘Independence’ from the US?

Suddenly, the idea put forth by French President, Emmanuel Macron, late last year does not seem so far-fetched or untenable after all. Following the US-NATO hurried withdrawal from Afghanistan, European countries are now forced to consider the once unthinkable:  a gradual dismantling from US dominance. When, on September 29, 2020, Macron uttered these words: “We, […]

National Archives Gives US Constitution & Declaration of Independence ‘Warning Labels’

Historical documents are now deemed to consist of “potentially harmful content” according to the National Archives. Vsitors looking for the US founding documents on the National Archives website will now be greeted with labels warning them of ‘harmful language’. The “Harmful Language Alert” labels can be found on pages displaying the scanned versions of the […]

Ukraine celebrates 30th independence anniversary with military parade

Ukraine celebrated its independence day with a military parade and large-scale festivities in the capital Kyiv. In a speech at the event, President Volodymyr Zelenskyy urged closer ties between the ex-Soviet nation and NATO and the European Union. Ukraine didn’t officially become independent until the collapse of the Soviet Union in December 1991. But like […]

Ukrainian independence at 30: Is the building of an identity its biggest achievement?

Wearing traditional embroidered shirts, Pavlo Shykin, 27, and Dana Vitkovska, 26, were all smiles on Tuesday as their nation, Ukraine, celebrated 30 years of independence. Thousands of Ukrainians flocked to Kreshatyk Street, the main vein of the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv, as the country celebrated the landmark date with an impressive parade of soldiers, vehicles, planes […]

On The Question Of Political Independence –Part 2

  Introduction As India celebrates the Amrut Mahotsav (75 years) of its independence, the questions still remain why India still lags behind, why imperialists still have a say in running the country. In this era of imperialist globalization, Political Independence became increasingly a concept more imaginary than a reality. India, the second most populous country […]

Has India Really Achieved Independence?

Today the nation celebrates independence with proto-fascism at a crescendo which disguises itself as a neo-liberal democracy. At no point in history have the forces of capital been so strong or dictated themselves so ruthlessly .Hindutva fascism has penetrated every sphere of society and the semi –bourgeois democratic socio-political system at an unprecedented scale. The […]

75th Independence Day of India and the Most Crucial Agenda: No Communalism, Only Patriotism

A Short Profile of A Muslim Freedom Fighter — Maqbool Ahmed Jamaie Maqbool Ahmed Jamaie India attained its independence on 15th of August, 1947 from British colonialism due to the combined and united efforts of all the communities of Indian sub-continent irrespective of their numbers – bigger or smaller — Hindus, Muslims, Christians, Sikhs and […]

Turkey’s path to independence 

The events in the Middle East have made a large number of interstate relations of the former “allies” very complicated due to the large-scale operation “Arab Spring”. After the failure of the original idea of creating the Great Middle East, a project in which the main role was played by Washington, in alliance primarily with […]

Independence Day: Marvel Comics Makes Captain America Say American Dream ‘Is a Lie’

Just ahead of Independence Day, Marvel Comics featured a new Captain America issue in which the Captain slams the American dream as a false promise. The first issue of the new series, “The United States of Captain America,” by writer Christopher Cantwell, was published on June 30, only four days before the country traditionally celebrates […]

Maxine Waters Criticizes Declaration of Independence on Fourth of July

House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) criticized the Declaration of Independence in a tweet on July 4th, suggesting it is a racist document because it was written almost 250 years ago, when there was slavery in the United States. She tweeted Sunday: July 4th… & so, the Declaration of Independence says all men […]

The Culture War Has a New Target: Independence Day

Once upon a time in America, journalists wrote “holiday pieces” out of desperation. In a world where amusement parks and beaches beckoned, where businesses carpet-bombed consumers with holiday sales ads, recreation and crass commercialism overmatched the remembrance of important historical persons and events. Consider the efforts of the Randolph School Board in New Jersey. They […]

First ‘Juneteenth National Independence Day’ Marked By Mob Violence, Mass Shootings, Public Executions & Attacks On Police

America’s first “National Independence Day” was marked by widespread violence and chaos breaking out at Juneteenth celebrations in California, Illinois, South Carolina, New Jersey, Indiana and Colorado. A couple celebrating Puerto Rican Day in Chicago, Illinois with a large Puerto Rican flag on Saturday night, which now falls on the same date as the new […]

On Nasser’s Fight for Arabic Independence and a Free Palestine

Cynthia Chung June 15, 2021 Nasser became the catalyst for an Arab Revolution for independence, a revolution that remains yet to be finished, Cynthia Chung writes. In the 1950s the so-called enemy of the West was not only Moscow but the Third World’s emerging nationalists, from Gamal Abdel Nasser in Egypt to Mohammed Mossadegh in Iran. The […]

White House to host July 4 ‘independence from virus’ bash

As COVID-19 case rates and deaths drop to levels not seen since the first days of the outbreak, travel picks up and schools and businesses reopen, Biden is proclaiming “a summer of freedom” to celebrate Americans resuming their pre-pandemic lives. The holiday will see the largest event yet of Biden’s presidency: He plans to host […]

Hydra Honors Greek Heroes of Argentina’s War of Independence

Plaque of Nickolas Kolmaniatis on Hydra. Credit: Spilios Spiliotis The island of Hydra honored the Greek heroes of the Independence War of Argentina, Nickolas Kolmaniatis and Samuel Spiro, in a special event on Friday. The event was organized by Hydra Mayor Georgios Koukoudakis in memory of the two national heroes of Argentina from Hydra. After […]

Interview 1644 – Antiganda in Action on Declare Your Independence

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed James Corbett joins Ernest Hancock and guest co-host “PJ” on this week’s appearance on Declare Your Independence. This week they discuss how The Corbett Report and other independent news and media is helping to unlock the minds of others; Ernie’s sign activism and how antiganda can […]

Self-sustainability and independence: A beginner’s guide to living off the grid

Self-sustainability and independence: A beginner’s guide to living off the grid Going off-grid isn’t a decision preppers make lightly, especially since there are many factors to consider before you can be more self-sufficient.If living somewhere secluded is one of your goals as a prepper, read on to learn how to prep your own off-grid homestead. (h/t […]

Africa’s Role Model; Eritrea’s 30 Years of Independence

Africa’s role model, Eritrea, located on the Red Sea will mark 30 years of independence this coming Monday, May 24. When a rag tag band of afro coiffed Eritrean rebels drove captured Ethiopian tanks into the streets of our capital Asmara thirty years ago it marked the first successful armed struggle for national liberation on […]

Australian Concert Celebrates Greek War of Independence

Dimitris Basis performs at the concert in Sidney. Credit: Facebook/Greek Festival Of Sydney Hundreds of spectators gathered at Sydney’s City Recital Hall on Friday evening, for a concert dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the Greek War of Independence. Popular Greek singer Dimitris Basis, a symphony orchestra, a Greek band and choir, all under the […]

James Corbett on Declare Your Independence

Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed Watch on Archive / BitChute / Minds / Odysee / YouTube James Corbett joins Ernest Hancock for his weekly appearance on Declare Your Indpendence. This week they discuss: the Quigley formula, 6G, the information-industrial complex, Cody Wilson, the fourth turning, “neuro-rights” and salt marches. *PLEASE NOTE: I said Cecil “B.” Rhodes a couple of times […]

Interview 1637 – James Corbett on Declare Your Independence

HomeRemedySupply says: Starting at the 24:50 minute mark, some very important points are underscored by James Corbett. Corbett mentions that some folks say, “Oh James, you’re just talk, talk, talk. When are you going to do something?”I call Bullshit.Those people don’t know squat. LOOK AT THIS!Santa Claus Brings 9/11 Truth to Japan(7 minutes)https://odysee.com/@corbettreport:0/santa-claus-brings-9-11-truth-to-japan:2 When did […]

Israeli-Americans, US Jews, celebrate Israeli Independence Day

Israeli-Americans and US Jews celebrated Israel’s 73rd Independence Day last week, which was part of the Israeli-American Council’s initiative “Celebrate Israel,”  as highlighted in a press release from the organization.The US-wide event featured Israeli food trucks, children’s activities, chalk art murals, DJs, car parades and numerous other attractions. The celebration concluded with a global live-streamed […]

Marking Israeli independence day in Brussels

Yesterday we returned to mark the Nakba in the Israeli public space. Not in Israel but in front of its embassy, in Brussels, our city of residence. Together with friends and activists who commemorated the Nakba on the Israeli Independence Day for the first time. Some of us are Israelis, or former Israelis, and we […]

AHI Sponsors Congressional Salute to Greek Independence

“Episode from the Greek War of Independence,” Eugene Delacroix, 1856. In the collection of the National Gallery of Greece. Credit: Public Domain The American Hellenic Institute sponsored a Congressional Salute to Greek Independence on April 14 in commemoration of the bicentennial of the Greek War of Independence in 2021. Members of the Congress’ Hellenic Caucus […]

US celebrations of Israeli independence that leave out Palestinian story are bigoted (this means you, Pelosi)

This ought to be a rule in American politics: Statements celebrating Israel’s independence are bigoted if they fail to address what happened to Palestinians when Israel was born. Today is the day Israel declared itself a state, and we are seeing the usual flood of U.S. politicians congratulating Israel. (Ritchie Torres, of course. Bob Menendez. […]

JFNA CEO on Independence Day: ‘Our communities rallied to support each other’

 “Every State has its own policy, [but] as vaccinations are moving forward, we do expect that most summer camps would be open,” Jewish Federations of North America CEO Eric Fingerhut told The Jerusalem Post, in anticipation of a better summer than last. Speaking during the paper’s weekly Zoomcast, Fingerhut looked back at the challenges the American Jewish community […]

Blinken, Senate leaders join Israel Independence Day virtual event

WASHINGTON – US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Senate leaders Chuck Schumer and Mitch McConnell participated on Wednesday night in a virtual celebration of Israel’s 73rd Independence Day. According to Israel’s embassy in Washington, which hosted the event, more than 20,000 people watch it online. “In your 73rd year of freedom, we salute Israel’s […]

On its 73rd Independence Day, Israel boasts 9.3 million citizens

Browse > Home / News / On its 73rd Independence Day, Israel boasts 9.3 million citizens April 15, 2021 by Aryeh Savir – TPS Read on for article Israel’s Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) released its traditional statistics report on the citizens of Israel in honour of Yom Ha’Atzmaut, Israel’s Independence Day, which is celebrated […]

The American Connections to Greek War of Independence

Greece personified as a woman in the painting “Grateful Hellas” by Theodoros Vryzakis, 1858. Credit: Public Domain Dr. Stamatios Kartalopoulos, an Archon of the Orthodox Church, spoke recently at St. Mark Greek Orthodox Church in Florida about the strong bonds which unite the Greek and American War of Independence, saying they were both inspired by […]

Diaspora in Argentina Marks Greek Independence with Majestic Video

The Greek community in Argentina marked the bicentennial of the Greek War of Independence by proudly flying the Greek flag over Buenos Aires. A drone was used by the Hellenic Collective of Buenos Aires to make a spectacular video of the celebrations. It flew over some of the most spectacular monuments of the Argentinian capital which […]

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