The U.S. in in Syria: Why does it matter?

This week saw the announcement that U.S. Marines have been deployed to northern Syria to assist "US-backed local forces". Today Syrian president Bashar al-Assad called the US troops "invaders" because they were operating in the country without the permission of the government. The deployment of Marines is just an official confirmation of what has been obvious … Continue reading The U.S. in in Syria: Why does it matter?

We don’t need permission to be healthy

So a Republican lackey stated in the last couple of days that working people need to choose between “an iPhone” or health care. It’s no surprise that bootlickers of the capitalists would say such a thing, oblivious to the hardships working people must endure to simply try to stay alive. But this thought suggests a … Continue reading We don’t need permission to be healthy