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Ron Ridenour

Ron Ridenour is a retired journalist, anti-war and radical activist; author of a dozen books, including “The Russian Peace Threat: Pentagon on Alert”.

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July 20, 2021
Peru Gets Its First Socialist President, Pedro Castillo

The new government—led by teacher, unionist and peasant farmer Castillo—is expected to make many social and economic reforms in keeping with their promises of putting the people before profiteering, and domination by the United States.

July 3, 2021
Key Witness Admits Lying About Julian Assange, a Major Blow to U.S. Extradition Case, Yet Western Media Ignores This Development

Former WikiLeaks volunteer, who became an FBI informant for $5,000, says he fabricated important parts of the accusations in the U.S. indictment.

June 18, 2021
Peru’s New President, Socialist-Worker Pedro Castillo: Right-Wing Contesting

The poor throughout Latin America will be watching with hope to see what he will attempt to accomplish as a socialist president.

June 2, 2021
Banana Kingdom Denmark Exposed Naked in Bed with U.S. Spy Agency: Europe’s Neighboring Leaders Break Silence

The so-called “social democrats”, referred to as “socialists” by the likes of Bernie Sanders are the most endearing Danish politician lap dogs.

May 21, 2021
Peru General Election Campaign: Tight Race Between Left and Right

While there is no “indigenous identity” third candidate in Peru’s June 6 run-off, the two candidates remaining are as far apart as Lasso and Arauz. The winner will assume the presidency on July 28.

April 12, 2021
Ecuadorean Millionaire Wins Presidential Election: U.S. Gains; The Poor Lose

Lasso’s victory came as a surprise, a most disappointing one especially for the peoples of Latin America, and for all who struggle for a world without the greed, war violence, and planet pollution that capitalism breeds.

March 29, 2021
Nordic Countries Extend Astra Zeneca Vaccine Suspension, While Sputnik V Makes Inroads Elsewhere

A viral pandemic cannot succumb by practicing sinister nationalism, by making Russia or China the bogeymen that we all must fear.

March 12, 2021
Europe Suspends Use of AstraZeneca Corona Vaccine: Denmark Silent About Using Sputnik V

Although Danish sanctions against Russia do not include medicines, it is no secret that the U.S. doesn’t want any benefits for Russia.

March 1, 2021
Icelanders: Can This Peaceful, Politically Engaged People So Continue?

More people in Iceland than in most countries are politically conscious and motivated to take on corruption in politics and business in Iceland than in most countries, Ron Ridenour writes.

February 26, 2021
U.S.-Backed Ecuador Government Tries Stopping Socialist Electoral Victory

If Arauz wins the presidency, he may appoint an important economist and ideologist of the “Citizens Revolution” to a government post, Ron Ridenour writes.

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