Statement of the Libyan National Popular Movement on the Seventh Anniversary of the February Conspiracy.

Arabic Official English Translation  Libyan National Popular Movement February 17th 2018 Statement of the Libyan National Popular Movement on the Seventh Anniversary of the February Conspiracy Today comes the seventh year of the international conspiracy, in which obscurantist forces and Libyan agents participated in the war against Libya and its safe people, where innocent people…

The Slow Genocide of the Tawergha

Residents of Tawergha are ‘dying in desert’ in their attempt to return home after seven years. Make-shift tent camp in Qararet al-Qatef for forcibly displaced residents of Tawergha who are blocked from returning to their hometown by militias from Misrata, Qararet al-Qatef, Libya, February 10, 2018. | © 2018 Emad Ergeha UN Human Rights Council…

Who’s Afraid to Celebrate Robert Mugabe Day?

Julian R. Cola As Cecil Rhodes’ boots settled into the rich, fertile soil between the great rivers of Zambezi in the northwest and Limpopo in the southeast, the Oxford-educated Englishman knew that he had struck gold. Literally. His foray was preceded by kith and kin – David Livingston, with his “discovery” of Victoria Falls, and…

Thomas Sankara and the Revolutionary Birth of Burkina Faso

Mamadou Diallo In 1983, 23 years after its independence and the succession of several neo-colonial regimes, the Upper Volta was one of the most materially destitute countries in the world. 98 percent of its population was illiterate and its GDP per capita was just over 100 dollars of the time. Out of the seven million…