The main message of the neocons is that the US must predominate in military power in every region of the world, and must confront rising regional powers that could someday challenge US global or regional dominance, most important Russia and China.
Source: Opinion | Ukraine Is the Latest Neocon Disaster | Jeffrey D. Sachs
Ashley Smith reviews the ongoing Left debates about the Russian invasion of Ukraine and the continuing need to defend Ukrainian resistance as the starting point for rebuilding international solidarity from below.
Source: Solidarity with the Ukrainian resistance! – Tempest
David Barsamian: Let’s head into the most obvious nightmare of this moment, the war in Ukraine and its effects globally. But first a little background.
Source: Welcome to a Science-Fiction Planet – CounterPunch.org
Unprecedented food shortages could spark riots in dozens of countries as Black Sea blockade adds to pressures, says WFP chief
Source: ‘Marching towards starvation’: UN warns of hell on earth if Ukraine war goes on | Global development | The Guardian
Exclusive: Human rights defender Oleksandra Matviichuk on uncovering Russia’s war crimes as part of ‘Tribunal for Putin’
Source: Ukraine war: Russia accused of committing 10,000 war crimes | openDemocracy