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Why Xiomara Castro’s Win In Honduras Could Address The Country’s Endemic Corruption And Violence

Friday, 10 December 2021, 12:35 pm | Independent Media Institute

After more than a decade of violent repression and undemocratic rule that emerged after the 2009 ouster of Manuel Zelaya, a new leader takes the reins of the Central American nation. “I am overwhelmed with joy; I just cannot believe it,” says ... More >>

Why Don’t We See Headlines Touting The Pentagon’s Hefty Price Tag?

Wednesday, 8 December 2021, 8:46 am | Independent Media Institute

The Pentagon budget is effectively stealing from government benefits to ordinary Americans. But don’t rely on corporate media or lawmakers to even acknowledge, let alone debate this issue. More >>

Don’t Blame Government Benefits For Inflation—Blame The Modern Economy

Friday, 19 November 2021, 9:23 am | Independent Media Institute

By Sonali Kolhatkar / Independent Media Institute Headlines are screaming that inflation is here to stay. Consumer prices have risen by an average of 6.2 percent in the past year, the sharpest increase since 1991. Although Americans are supposedly—in the ... More >>

COP26: Climate Pledges Don’t Match Up With Policies—or Consumer Behavior

Thursday, 18 November 2021, 10:19 am | Independent Media Institute

By Reynard Loki / Independent Media Institute After more than two weeks of negotiations during the United Nations COP26 climate summit in Glasgow, Scotland, diplomats from almost 200 nations finally agreed on two major points: ramp up the fight against ... More >>

The U.S. Killer Drone Program Stays Afloat On The Back Of Lies And Pentagon Propaganda

Thursday, 14 October 2021, 11:54 am | Independent Media Institute

By Leonard C. Goodman On August 29, in the final days of our 20-year occupation of Afghanistan, the United States launched a drone strike, firing a 20-pound Hellfire missile at an aid worker named Zemari Ahmadi as he parked his car outside his home ... More >>