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2022-05-03: News Headlines

Fight Back (2022-05-03). Book review: My Whirlwind Lives: A Chronicle of Decades of Resistance and Struggle. fightbacknews.org Minneapolis, MN – Dee Knight's My Whirlwind Lives is both a memoir and manifesto — chronicling more than five decades of anti-imperialist resistance and revolutionary engagement. "Being a revolutionary is like being a midwife for the future," he writes. "While there is blood and pain, its essence is hope and excitement for a future we can begin to see ahead of us." | Knight's first "whirlwind" started in the 1960s: "threats of nuclear catastrophe, rednecks with dogs terrorizing freedom marchers, Vietnamese children fleeing from napalm flame." His memoir is a response to current stormy events and trends that…

____ (2022-05-02). Pelosi pledges "victory" in Kiev, Republicans back dispatch of troops, hint use of nuclear weapons. wsws.org Washington continued at full tilt into an all-out war with Russia over the weekend, as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi visited Kiev, Republican congressman Adam Kinzinger proposed to send US troops to Ukraine, and Republican congressman Michael McCaul raised the prospect of the United States using nuclear weapons against Russia.

Staff (2022-05-02). China concerned with rising tensions on Korean peninsula. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, May 02 (MNA) — The Chinese envoy to the Korean Peninsula called on all parties to stay cool-headed and exercise restraint, expressing concern over North Korea's recent escalation of tensions with various missile tests.

____ (2022-05-02). (Italiano) Abolizione delle armi nucleari: una proposta di iniziativa politica. transcend.org L'ICAN è una iniziativa politica sorta dal basso, che, con la sua proposta di abolizione delle armi nucleari ha saputo arrivare fino all'ONU e da lਠha fatto politica sugli Stati perché proprio quella proposta è diventata legge internazionale (approvazione della interdizione di queste armi dal 22/1/21). Ora occorre farla attuare.

amarynth (2022-05-02). Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov's interview with Mediaset, Italian television network, Moscow, May 1, 2022 (it is a Hot one!). thesaker.is www.mid.ru/en/foreign_policy/news/1811569/ Ed Note: This transcript will be completed as it becomes available. Ed Note update: This transcript is now complete. Question: After your statement about the possibility of a nuclear…

____ (2022-05-02). NATO prepares to repress mass protests at June 2022 war summit in Madrid. wsws.org Besides plotting NATO wars against nuclear-armed Russia and China, the NATO summit in Madrid will be a show of force targeting domestic opposition to war in the working class.

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