World Economy Heads Towards Recession as Coronavirus Declared Pandemic

Photo: Pedestrians in New York City pass under headlines in Times Square related to the coronavirus outbreak. Read Tribune of the People’s response to this article here. By the Incendiary Editorial Board Last week, the World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared that the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) that originated in Wuhan, China has become a pandemic, meaning that it has spread worldwide. The economic impact on … Continue reading World Economy Heads Towards Recession as Coronavirus Declared Pandemic

CANADA: Imperialists Lose Patience as Wet’suwet’en Blockades, Protests Take Economic Toll

Photo: A rail blockade in Toronto on February 8 By Lois Boite, with contributions from Felix Weber, David Martinez On Monday, protesters in Vancouver supporting the indigenous Wet’su’weten resistance to the Coastal GasLink pipeline blockaded a vehicle access route to the port while others blocked a bridge on a passenger train line, shutting down service for part of the morning. These actions follow weeks of … Continue reading CANADA: Imperialists Lose Patience as Wet’suwet’en Blockades, Protests Take Economic Toll

SWAT-Style Border Patrol Agents to be Deployed in ‘Sanctuary Cities’

Photo: A Border Patrol Tactical Unit (BORTAC) team in a training exercise By Henry Perez President Donald Trump has announced that the Border Patrol Tactical Unit (BORTAC), a SWAT-style team reserved for special operations, will be patrolling and helping make arrests in so-called sanctuary cities across the US such as Houston, San Francisco, Chicago, and many others. This authorization is the Trump administration’s reaction to … Continue reading SWAT-Style Border Patrol Agents to be Deployed in ‘Sanctuary Cities’

PHILIPPINES: Duterte Ends US Military Agreement, Strengthens Ties with Chinese Imperialism

Photo: Fascist President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte By Felipe Vera On February 11, Filippino President Rodrigo Duterte announced that the Philippines would be withdrawing from the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) pact with the US. The move signifies that the fascist Duterte regime is opting to realign itself with Chinese social-imperialism after a long history of the old Filipino state functioning as a lackey of … Continue reading PHILIPPINES: Duterte Ends US Military Agreement, Strengthens Ties with Chinese Imperialism

Impeachment Trial Ends with Trump’s Acquittal

Photo: US President Donald Trump giving a statement after the conclusion of impeachment proceedings By Mike Talavera A Senate vote that was divided almost strictly along party lines has acquitted US President Donald Trump of the two articles of impeachment approved by the House last December, one for ‘abuse of office’ and the other for ‘obstruction of justice.’ Former presidential nominee Mitt Romney was the … Continue reading Impeachment Trial Ends with Trump’s Acquittal

Electoral Farce Fails to Launch as First Presidential Primary Results Shrouded in Chaos

Photo: Media filing center in Des Moines, screen reads “Results Coming Soon” By Mike Talavera What was supposed to be an inspiring kickoff to the 2020 Democratic Presidential Primary has ended in a train wreck that has worsened people’s already weak confidence in the US election process. As the Iowa Caucus wrapped up Monday night, a few seemingly sporadic errors in reporting turned into a … Continue reading Electoral Farce Fails to Launch as First Presidential Primary Results Shrouded in Chaos

Trump and Netanyahu Unveil Plan for Annexation of Israeli Settlements

Photo: US President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announce new plan for the domination of Palestinian people By Sherman Cox On January 28, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and US President Donald Trump unveiled the “Peace to Prosperity” plan with the intent of further undermining Palestinian resistance and furthering Israeli encroachment on Palestinian territory in the West Bank. This plan was announced … Continue reading Trump and Netanyahu Unveil Plan for Annexation of Israeli Settlements

INDIA: Communists Take Action Against Sex Tourism Hotel

Photo: Damage to Kerala sex tourism hotel caused by the People’s Liberation Guerilla Army By Kannan Krishnan  On the morning of January 15, members of the People’s Liberation Guerilla Army (PLGA) attacked a hotel complex known for sex tourism in Attamala, located in district of Wayanad in the Indian state of Kerala. PLGA members smashed the windows and set fire to furniture in the newly … Continue reading INDIA: Communists Take Action Against Sex Tourism Hotel

AUSTIN: Anti-Imperialist Graffiti Covers Front of Military Recruitment Office

By Mike Talavera   Graffiti recently appeared across the front of the Armed Forces Career Center at 9500 S IH 35 Frontage Rd in Austin, reading “Combat + Resist US Imperialism!” along with X’s over the doors and a large hammer and sickle. The office recruits for all the branches of the US military, including the Army, Marines, Navy, and Airforce. The action comes as … Continue reading AUSTIN: Anti-Imperialist Graffiti Covers Front of Military Recruitment Office

Reports Reveal FBI Pressured Apple to Keep Door Open to Customer Data

By Mike Talavera New reports reveal that Apple canceled a project in development two years ago that would have made it more difficult for the company to access backups of user data after the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) complained that the privacy measure would impede its own investigations. According to the former FBI officials and one current and one former Apple employee who spoke … Continue reading Reports Reveal FBI Pressured Apple to Keep Door Open to Customer Data