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Moscow Accuses US of Waging 'Economic War' Against Russia

"Blanket sanctions against the Russian economy are having an effect," notes Robert Reich. "But the burden has fallen mostly on ordinary Russians, many of whom have already suffered from Putin's brutal regime."

Jessica Corbett ·


Peace Groups to Demand 'Russian Troops Out' of Ukraine at Weekend Rallies

"There simply has to be a negotiated settlement to avert more terrible suffering and lethal escalation."

Jessica Corbett ·


US Embassy in Kyiv Accuses Russia of 'War Crime' for Shelling Nuclear Power Plant

The statement comes as the U.N. Human Rights Council passes a resolution demanding complete Russian withdrawal from Ukraine.

Andrea Germanos ·


Grijalva Warns Against Fossil Fuel Lobby's Drilling Push Amid Ukraine War

"We can't let the fossil fuel industry scare us into a domestic drilling free-for-all that is neither economically warranted nor environmentally sound," said the U.S. congressman.

Julia Conley ·


HRW Confirms Russia Dropped Cluster Bombs on Kharkiv

"Using cluster munitions in populated areas shows a brazen and callous disregard for people's lives," said the human rights group.

Andrea Germanos ·


'Unacceptable and Reckless': Putin Puts Russian Nuclear Forces on 'Special Alert'kennyFeb 27, 2022
Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks with nuclear industry workers during a meeting on September 23, 2020 to mark the 75th anniversary of the country's nuclear industry at the Kremlin in Moscow.
"We're horrified that Putin has escalated the potential for nuclear war," said one peace group.

US Announces Direct Sanctions on Russia's Putin, Lavrov

The Biden administration announced that it will sanction the Russian president and foreign minister as well as top members of the country's national security team.

Kenny Stancil ·


US Bombed Somalia Amid Russian Invasion of Ukraine

"You do not, in fact, have to choose between American and Russian imperialisms," wrote one anti-war reporter. "The correct choice is to detest and resist both."

Kenny Stancil ·


Ukraine Officials Warn Chernobyl Radiation Levels 'Exceeded'

Experts attribute the increased radiation levels to the Russian military's current assault on Ukraine.

Kenny Stancil ·


Could Western Media Hysteria Lead to War With Russia?

Overwrought coverage stoked by alarmist officials and pundits can both shape and ratify bad policy decisions. We’ve seen it before.

Daniel Larison ·

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