BURMESE SCHOLAR: MILITARY JUNTA USING TERROR AGAINST "ENTIRE POPULATION" TO KEEP POWER AFTER COUP
In Burma, mass protests continue after at least 18 people were killed in anti-coup protests, marking the deadliest day since the February 1 military coup which deposed and detained de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi. Police fired live ammunition into crowds as Burmese forces steadily escalated their . . .
REP. RO KHANNA: DEMOCRATS SHOULD IGNORE THE SENATE PARLIAMENTARIAN AND PASS $15 MINIMUM WAGE HIKE
The House of Representatives has voted to pass President Biden's $1.9 trillion pandemic relief package that includes an increase to the federal minimum wage from $7.25 to $15 an hour, which could now be stripped out in the final bill after the unelected Senate parliamentarian found it does not . . .
BIDEN "ILLEGALLY" BOMBS IRANIAN-BACKED MILITIAS IN SYRIA, JEOPARDIZING NUCLEAR TALKS WITH TEHRAN
The Biden administration is facing intense criticism from U.S. progressives after carrying out airstrikes on eastern Syria said to be targeting Iranian-backed militia groups.