Morocco’s Controversial Return to the African Union

SADR’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mohamed Salem Uld Salek, expressed his government’s willingness to negotiate an end to Rabat’s occupation of Sahrawi territory, based on his people’s right to self-determination. Darcy Borrero Batista | informacion@granma.cu Morocco is, for many, reminiscent of the love of a bygone era, epitomized by Ingrid Bergman and Humphrey Bogart in…

The Global Dimensions of the Life and Legacy of Malcolm X

Revolutionary leader developed amid monumental changes around the world By Abayomi Azikiwe African American History Month Series No. 3 Note: This is the text of a lecture delivered at Henry Ford College in Dearborn, Michigan in honor of African American History Month on February 8, 2017. The program was sponsored by the campus African American…

Queen Mother Moore (1898-1997): A Legacy of Revolutionary Resistance

Audley Moore blazed a trail from Garveyism and Communism to Pan-Africanism and Reparations By Abayomi Azikiwe African American History Month Series No. 2 One leading figure in the 20th century movement for African liberation in the United States and around the world is Audley Eloise Moore, widely known as Queen Mother Moore. Her efforts spanned…

The Dark Tetrad: Dady Chery and Gilbert Mercier

*For reasons that are not immediately apparent, Dady Chery and Gilbert Mercier have launched an aggressive, vicious defamation campaign. It is my duty to defend the causes, people and organizations I support and advocate for when confronted by such nefarious predation. Chery and Mercier are guilty of libel and slander against Muammar Qaddafi and Libya’s Al…

NATO’s Disrespect of Libyan Sovereignty Continues

Alexandra Valiente Jamahiriya News Agency Jens Stoltenberg met with Fayez al-Sarraj at NATO Headquarters today where Stoltenberg offered support to the reprobate UN-US-NATO imposed “government of accord” (OS). The proposed intervention included building military institutions and an intelligence apparatus, with the unstated objective of completing Libya’s destruction as a sovereign nation. (See the official NATO…

The New Merchants of Death

Social movements ought to place private military contractors at the center of a broader critique of authoritarian neoliberalism and America’s permanent war economy. By Jeremy Kuzmarov In August 2016, the Pentagon announced that Six3 Intelligence Solutions, a private intelligence company recently acquired by California Analysis Center Incorporated (CACI), which was implicated in the Abu Ghraib scandal,…

Behind African Migration

A report by the European Border and Coast Guard Agency (Frontex) indicated that the total number of migrants arriving in Europe by two main sea routes (Eastern Mediterranean route, and across the Western Balkans) in 2016 fell by nearly two-thirds compared to 2015 Author: Darcy Borrero Batista | informacion@granma.cu Despite high migratory rates toward the…

Fifty-five Years After Lumumba’s Assassination, Congolese See No Relief

An interview with Friends of the Congo Executive Director Maurice Carney By Ann Garrison Ann Garrison: Maurice Carney, could you summarize what has happened in the Democratic Republic of the Congo during the last two months, while most of our attention was fixed on Trump, Russia and Syria? Maurice Carney: Certainly. On Dec. 19, President…

We are Banned from Twitter

UPDATE JANUARY 24: Today I was able to open the Twitter feed for https://twitter.com/RcmLibya. All news from Jamahiriya News Agency, Viva Libya! and RCM Libya will appear in that feed. News from the above and Libya 360° will appear in the Jamahiriya News Agency feed. There will be no further efforts made on our part…

Fascist America: The Issue is Not Trump, It’s Us

On Actually Existing Fascism and the Hypocrisy of the Left Under Obama, the U.S. extended secret “special forces” operations to 138 countries, or 70 percent of the world’s population. By John Pilger On the day President Trump is inaugurated, thousands of writers in the United States will express their indignation. “In order for us to heal…

Libya: LPMN Condemns Foreign Military Intervention and the Recolonization Agenda

العربية | فارسی | ENGLISH | FRANÇAIS | ESPAÑOL | TÜRKÇE | ITALIANO | DEUTSCH | PORTUGUÊS TRANSLATION Jamahiriya News Agency The Libyan People’s National Movement is following the tragic situation in the homeland, the violation and loss of sovereignty, the recent statements by Italian Minister of Defense regarding moving to the second phase of…

Thomas Sankara, el Che negro

Por Hugo Montero/El Furgón En una bandera. En la camiseta de un joven. En la imagen luminosa de un teléfono celular. En la voz rebelde que alza el puño y grita su nombre. En la portada de un libro prohibido. En el murmullo de un campesino durante la cosecha. En el corazón de las mujeres….