Kansas: State’s Unemployment System Fails Workers, Favors Ruling Class

Cover Photo: Sign at the Kansas Department of Labor building (Source: The Capitol-Journal) By Brian Martel Since the beginning of the economic crisis and subsequent COVID-19 pandemic, the Kansas Department of Labor (KDOL) has been inundated by unemployment requests as the US saw a record number of people without work not seen since the Great Depression. KDOL workers have reported being overworked and many unemployment … Continue reading Kansas: State’s Unemployment System Fails Workers, Favors Ruling Class

Mexican Military General Arrested on Drug Trafficking Charges

By Nélida Tello Former Mexican Secretary of Defense Salvador Cienfuegos was arrested at the Los Angeles International Airport on Thursday by Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) agents on drug trafficking and money laundering charges. The military general assisted the H-2 Cartel, extending protection to the cartel as well as military equipment to transport drugs. Cienfuegos served 48 years in the Mexican military and was appointed Secretary … Continue reading Mexican Military General Arrested on Drug Trafficking Charges

Federal Agents Arrest Fascist Steve Bannon on Chinese Billionaire’s Yacht

By David Martinez Notorious fascist ideologue Steve Bannon, a former member of Donald Trump’s adviser team, was arrested on Thursday morning aboard a yacht in Long Island on charges of fraud related to his ‘We Build the Wall’ campaign. The campaign has raised $25 million dollars in donations to privately fund a wall along the Southern US border with Mexico. Federal authorities say Bannon and … Continue reading Federal Agents Arrest Fascist Steve Bannon on Chinese Billionaire’s Yacht