Category Archives: Video

Oakland Protest Against Barbara Lee’s Vote for $40 billion to fund War in Ukraine

On June 23, 2022 a protest was  held outside the offices of Oakland’s rep, Barbara Lee, as a result of her voting in support of the US providing 40 billion to Ukraine for its ongoing war with Russia.   For additional information see this John V. Walsh article published at DV on June 18, 2022.  Here is a video of the protest:

 

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Former US President Bush Condemns “brutal invasion of Iraq” in Public Gaffe

WION — While speaking at an event, Former US President George W Bush condemned the full-scale invasion by Russia as “brutal” and “unjustified.” However, he mistakenly said “invasion of Iraq.” In no time, he corrected himself: “I mean, Ukraine.”

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The Spoils of Empire

In the wake of Queen Elizabeth’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations, we take a look at some of the recent resistance waged by two nations rendered stateless by British cartographers.

First we visit Palestine where tensions have flared into several violent confrontations between Israeli settlers and the Palestinian intifada. Then we go to Kurdistan where neighboring Turkey has renewed it’s expansionist dreams putting Kurdish occupied areas under threat.

Finally a rather troubling weather report investigates the latest effects of climate change around the globe.

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