Pan-Africanism, Feminism and Finding the Missing Women

On African Liberation Day, a look at the women across the continent who fought for freedom. African women in the revolutionary armed forces of Libya. By Ajamu Nangwaya We are commemorating the 58th anniversary of African Liberation Day on May 25. When most of us think of Pan-Africanism and its major icons, women will not…

Fidel Castro and Cuba:Thorns In Side of US Imperialism

Cuba is a hero nation, and “Commandant Fidel Castro’s legacy can never be undone; his internationalist and revolutionary history will serve as an inspiration forever.” The island nation and its leader confronted – and triumphed against – a giant neighbor whose wealth “comes directly from the plunder and theft.” However, “in the case of Cuba…

The Disobedient City and the Stateless Nation

While Barcelona en Comú builds on the same tradition of local autonomy and anti-statism, the Catalan question sets it apart from the Paris Commune. By Kate Shea Baird Barcelona’s default setting is “disobedient”. In 1870, it hosted the founding congress of the anarchist movement in Spain, a political current that has influenced the city’s politics…

CIA Continues to Undermine African Independence and Sovereignty

Interview with operative reaffirms Washington’s role in the destabilization of the continent By Abayomi Azikiwe Libya 360° A further confirmation of United States efforts to prevent Africa from reaching its full potential in the areas of genuine self-determination and national liberation, resurfaced in mid-May when damning reports about the pivotal role of the Central Intelligence…

Psychological Warfare is Being Waged Against Venezuela

Approximately one month ago, I made an intense ten day visit to the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela as a guest of the Venezuelan Chapter of the International Network of Intellectuals and Artists in Defense of Humanity, and I can tell you that the Venezuela that I saw with my very own eyes is not the…

The Danger of USAID and the NGOs Serving it

How the support of progressive academic, political and social sectors that lend themselves to bring forward the model of looting and numbness is obtained. FARC-EP The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is an office attached to the Department of State of that country, which is presented to the world as an entity of…

Chiapas: Escalation of Violence Against Communities Adherent to the Sixth

By Aldo Santiago Subversiones The space for coordination and struggle Dignified Seed (Semilla Digna) of the Peoples of Chiapas, brings together some of the communities, families and groups of adherents to the Sixth Declaration of the Lacandon Jungle of the EZLN. Formed by the community of San Francisco, the organized family El Chivero (Teopisca), the organized families of San…

Brazil: Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva Interviewed by RT

‘Coup by Those who Lost Elections: ’President Dilma Rouseff Interviewed by RT Brazil’s elected leader, Dilma Rousseff, was brought down by a media boycott and businessmen who avoided paying taxes to harm the public purse, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, Brazil’s former president, told the Entrevista program on RT Spanish. RT: Thank you very much,…

Venezuela: A Last Warning

By Jorge Martin In Defense of Marxism Imports dropped by 18.7% in 2015 due to collapsing oil prices, forcing Venezuelans to queue up for government-regulated goods or purchase on the highly inflated black market. (Jorge Silva/Reuters) The assault against the Bolivarian revolution has intensified in the recent days and weeks. Editorials and front pages in…

Interview with Natalie Mistral, International Combatant of the FARC-EP

“I am a communist, I have always been, and as such I am internationalist; I don’t recognize neither the bourgeois concept of the nation-state, nor the artificial boundaries that want to restrict my identity. I am part of the people, a citizen of the world who decided to take part in a global war declared…

Libya: Preparing for War Against the Caliphate

Editorial Comment: For English-speaking readers, this is an excellent summary of some of the complex and critically important current events and challenges facing Libya.  Meena has referenced her commentary, linking statements to facts as outlined in official documents and leaks from secret meetings. By Meena Sovjani ©Jamahiriya News Agency Today, the United States placed da’esh…