Falsehoods Peddled by the U.S., Its Media, and the Times

In this Nov. 27, 2019, photo, Bolivia’s former President Evo Morales pumps his fist after a press conference at the journalists club in Mexico City. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte) AP In November 2019, Bolivia’s three-term left-wing president, Evo Morales, was forced by the country’s military and police forces to flee to Mexico after Morales, the prior […]

Relatório que levou a golpe na Bolívia era falho, admite mídia dos EUA

Nesta foto, de novembro de 2017, o ex-presidente da Bolívia ergue o punho depois de uma coletiva de imprensa no Clube dos Jornalistas na Cidade do México. Foto: Marco Ugarte/AP Photo Em novembro de 2019 o então presidente da Bolívia pela terceira vez consecutiva, Evo Morales, foi obrigado por militares e forças policiais a fugir […]

Bolsonaro Fraudulently Circumvented Trump’s Covid-19 Immigration Ban to Smuggle His Scandal-Plagued Ex-Education Minister Into the U.S.

FILE – President Donald Trump is seated before a dinner with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, left, at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla on March 7, 2020. Bolsonaro’s communications director, Fábio Wajngarten, tested positive just days after traveling with Bolsonaro to a meeting with Trump and senior aides in Florida. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File) AP Brazilian […]

Should the Populist Left Work With the Populist Right?

Today’s SYSTEM UPDATE episode about this topic — with guests Krystal Ball and Nathan Robinson — can be viewed on The Intercept’s YouTube channel or on the player below. A significant ideological split within GOP politics is as clear and vitriolic as the one within the Democratic Party. And that growing division means that, along with vehement differences, there is ample agreement on […]

How the House Armed Services Committee Works

Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo. smiles as she arrives for a news conference on Jan. 15, 2019, in Washington, D.C. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) AP While the country is subsumed by both public health and an unemployment crisis, and is separately focused on a sustained protest movement against police abuses, a massive $740.5 billion military spending package was approved last […]

How “Cancel Culture” Impeded My Film About Tennis Legend Martina Navratilova

Hall of Fame inductee Martina Navratilova, second from right, laughs with tennis legend Billie Jean King during a group photo with Navratilova’s former doubles partner, Pam Shriver, far left, and former coach, Dr. Renée Richards, after enshrinement ceremonies at the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, R.I., on July 15, 2000. Photo: Elise Amendola/AP […]