Angola Celebrates its Freedom

Second in economic growth among African countries commemorates 38th anniversary of its independence By Claudia Fonseca Sosa Luanda, the Angolan capital, is one of the most visited cities on the African continent. On November 11, 1975, President Antonio Agostinho Neto proclaimed before Africa and the world the birth of the People’s Republic of Angola (now…

Action that began the Angola People’s Struggle

Alicia Céspedes Carrillo FEBRUARY 4, 1961 marked the beginning of the armed struggle of the Angolan people against Portuguese colonialism. After World War II, with the aftermath of destruction and social uncertainty in Europe and around the world, progressive decolonization was a fact and this reality was embodied in the Charter of the United Nations.…