Colombia Jails 30 Social Leaders Who Support Peace Process

Zoe PC , The Dawn News Sara Quiñonez and Naka Mandinga of PCN in 2016 denouncing the human rights situation of the Afro-Colombian communities. Sara and her mother were arrested on Friday. On April 20, Colombian human rights organizations in the south-west of the country denounced the mass arrests of leaders and human rights defenders in…

What is Chavism? The Democratization of Happiness

Ignacio Ramonet A revolutionary humanism Is it pertinent to pose the question: ‘what is Chavism?’, when, for a number of years, it has been practiced every day in Venezuela? The answer is: yes! Because even though Chavism has been indeed practiced daily for fifteen years, in the most natural way, there comes a moment when…

Six South American Nations Suspend Participation UNASUR Under US Pressure

President Nicolás Maduro of Venezuela responded to their announcement: “the regional right wing leaders allow themselves to be pressured by the US. Zoe PC , The Dawn News Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Paraguay and Peru announced this week that they would indefinitely suspend their participation in the meetings of the Union of South American Nations…

Communes and Workers’ Control in Venezuela: Interview with Dario Azzellini

Ricardo Vaz “The communes should be the space in which we are going to give birth to socialism.” – these were the words of Hugo Chávez in one of his famous presidential broadcasts. To discuss the Venezuelan communes and the new forms of participation, as well as its successes, difficulties and contradictions, we have interviewed…

Statement of the PFLP Prison Branch on Palestinian Prisoners’ Day 2018

Palestinian Prisoners’ Day this year coincides with the uprising of the Great Return Marches. On this day, we honor the blood of the martyrs of the prisoners’ movement and the pangs of the empty stomach, which have formed the legends of challenge and resistance to the oppressor and the executioner, through many achievements gained through…