Burundi Defies the Imperial Criminal Court: An Interview with John Philpot

Libya’s Muammar Qaddafi and Ivory Coast’s Laurent Gbagbo, together here in 2007, shared Kwame Nkrumah’s dream of a United States of Africa and advocated an African currency and monetary policy. The ICC indicted both leaders in 2011, when Libya was invaded by NATO, Ivory Coast by France. Qaddafi was murdered on Hillary Clinton’s orders that…

The Russian Revolution and the Caribbean

The Bolshevik Revolution had the effect of convincing other early agitators for mass change that their efforts were not in vain. Earl Bousquet Grenada’s Maurice Bishop (C) with Daniel Ortega from Nicaragua and Cuba’s Fidel Castro. The Russian Revolution did get support from the Caribbean, then called the “West Indies,” when it shook the world…

Venezuela Dialogue in Dominican Republic: Key Points of the Initial Meeting

Misión Verdad Translated by Tortilla Con Sal On November 16th, a preparatory meeting took place for the new round of talks between the Venezuelan government and opposition scheduled for December 1st and 2nd in the Dominican Republic. These are some of the relevant points in relation to this first meeting. Delegations and accompanying mediators Postponed…

President Robert Mugabe’s Address to the Nation

Prior to President Mugabe’s address to the nation, Zanu-Pf Central Committee recalled President Mugabe from his positions as First Secretary and President of the party. First Lady Dr Amai Grace Mugabe was also recalled from her position as Zanu-PF Women’s League Secretary.