The Current Predicament of Libya: Civilian Protection vs International Control

Editorial Comment: The following paper was delivered at “Truth Against Wars“, hosted by the Alba Malta North Africa Coordination Committee on December 1, 2018. Dr.Salem Zubeidy Internationalist 360° Introduction Libya, since antiquity, was always coveted by invaders and the only period of self-determination and stability that the country ever witnessed was the 42 years of…

A Break from Double Speak – Trump Tells It Like It Is

Gerald A. Perreira Internationalist 360° US-Saudi destruction of Yemen President Donald Trump’s comments regarding the murder of Saudi journalist, Jamal Khashoggi, aptly reflect the true nature of the power brokers that he represents. Instead of the usual ‘Empire-speak’ statements, hypocritically condemning Khashoggi’s murder, followed by a pep talk on the values of ‘democracy’ and ‘freedom…

The Rise of Ukraine’s Ultra-Nationalist Christian Church

George Eliason Let’s start at the end. The Patriarchate of Constantinople is creating the 3rd great schism in Christian history by seizing authority resting with the ROC (Russian Orthodox Church) and granting Kyiv independence from Russian Orthodox oversight. The first schism in Christianity happened in 1054 when Orthodox and Catholic churches split. The second was…

US Imperialism and the Central American Exodus

Ángel Guerra Cabrera Internationalist 360° The exodus of Central Americans, mainly to the United States, has been made visible by the current caravan that crosses Mexico, but it is a long-standing phenomenon. In 2017, the International Organization for Migration, a UN agency, reported that 450,000 migrants, predominantly Central Americans, cross Mexico annually to the country…

Will Israel’s Gaza Massacres Move the ICC into Action?

Joe Catron @jncatron THE HAGUE — As the Great March of Return by Palestinians in the Gaza Strip nears its eighth month, legal organizations in the besieged Palestinian enclave have called for the International Criminal Court to prosecute Israel over its forces’ repeated fire against unarmed protesters. By the end of the 30th weekly mobilization…

Azov Sea Resolution Adopted: European Parliament Takes Another Swipe at Russia

Alex Gorka The European Parliament (EP) has adopted a resolution calling for tougher sanctions from the European Union (EU) against Russia, should the situation in the Azov Sea continue to deteriorate. The document states that the Kerch bridge was built illegally, therefore the EP welcomes the council’s decision to impose restrictive measures against the companies involved in…

Interview With Indigenous Social Leader Milagro Sala

teleSUR “The big powers come to govern the country (…) they want to take away our Argentine flag and they want to impose on us a colonization flag”.  Milagro Sala On the 1,000th day of Milagro Sala’s detention, unions, political parties and social organizations marched to demand her freedom. To understand her situation on an…

Colombian Social Organizations Send an Open Letter to Iván Duque

Colombia Informa Various social organizations gathered in the Popular Assembly wrote a letter to the government of Iván Duque. They demand measures to protect social leaders, to stop criminalization of social justice movements and to allocate  more resources towards education. More than 1300 leaders of social organizations gathered in Bogotá expressed their concern about the…

Internationalist Seminar Concluded in Bogotá

Colombia Informa Internationalist Seminar “Uniting Peoples in Struggle”, concludes: “Construction of Popular Power, in the dispute for the hegemony that allows us the emancipation of all forms of domination and the construction of a just society, in unity, in harmony with mother Earth”. From October 6-11, the Internationalist Seminar “Uniting Peoples in Struggle” was held…