Venezuela: Revisiting the Right-Wing Assassination Campaign “The Exit”

Three years ago, barbed wire beheaded motorcyclist in subversive plan “The Exit” AVN On February 22, 2014, ten days had gone by since the beginning of the subversive plan “The Exit,” led by opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez. During that period, the Exit –as the coup plot was called– already included seven murders. One of the…

52 Years Ago Today, Malcolm X was Murdered

Malcolm X was murdered on February 21, 1965. Born Malcolm Little and later was also known as el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz “They think they are living in a police state, and they become hostile toward the policemen. They think that the policeman is there to be against them rather than to protect them. And these thoughts,…

Guarimba Victims Pursue New Charges Against Leopoldo Lopez as Opposition Marches

From 2014 Violent Barricades to Venezuelan Assembly Right-Wing Venezuela’s Right Wing Confesses to 17 years of Political Delinquency Victims of the Guarimbas march in Caracas. (Zurimar Campos/AVN) By Rachael Boothroyd Rojas Venezuela’s Committee of Victims of the Guarimba petitioned the Attorney General’s office to pursue new charges against right-wing politician Leopoldo Lopez on Saturday, marking the…

The “Battle of Stalingrad” Will Take Place in Ecuador

Atilio Borón Cuba-Network in Defense of Humanity On Sunday 19 a lovely and beautiful country of South America will be the scenery of a decisive “battle of Stalingrad”. The Russian city is remembered as the place where World War II had its decisive turnaround. If Stalingrad felt, allied forces would have been destroyed by the…

Antifa Worldwide: A Brief History of International Antifascism

Fascism, as we know it today, came amid the sweeping nationalism accompanying World War I. Numerous leftists shifting from left to right ported their watchwords of solidarity and insurrection over to militant formations designed to destroy the left and seize power. They were not unopposed in this mobilization of a left and right so-called “revolution.”…

From 2014 Violent Barricades to Venezuelan Assembly Right-Wing

From the 2014 violence to legislative majority, Venezuela’s right-wing may change its face, but not its goal. By Rachael Boothroyd Rojas In February 2014, Venezuela witnessed one of the most prolonged and violent periods in the past 18 years against the nationally elected government. What began as violence at some of the country’s more elite…

CRAC-PC: Take Up Arms and Forge Our Own Destiny in Guerrero, Mexico

CRAC-PC ON LIBYA 360° INTERNATIONALIST NEWS AGENCY CRAC-PC, TAKE THE ARMS AND THE DESTINY OF OUR LIVES! (DOCUMENTARY ABOUT CRAC-PC, ARMED GROUP IN GUERRERO, MEXICO) Ruptura Colectiva (RC) SUBTITLES IN ENGLISH History is written with the look and the despair screams, not only with the happening ink. CRAC-PC (Regional Coordinator of Communitary Authorities – Communitarian…

Global Trends Report: US Intelligence Recognizes the End of Unipolarity

By Miguel Ángel Barrios Source alainet Translated By Cuba-Network in Defense of Humanity The last few years were marked by the debate on the characteristics of world politics after the end of the cold war. The majority of major analysts of the Anglo-American political-academic realm left no doubt that we were moving towards the formation of…

Mexico: Plundering by the State

By Pedro Miguel Source La Jornada Translated By Cuba-Network in Defense of Humanity In times of Peña Nieto, the process of redistribution of wealth goes like this: the higher-ranking members of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) loot the treasury while the lower-ranking ones loot the Chedraui supermarket chain.This caricature illustrates what happened in the first…

Propaganda: How Neocolonial Progressives Support Western Imperialism

Across the region, the legitimate struggles of indigenous peoples are being coopted by Western NGOs and media to serve the psychological warfare offensive of the US government and its allies against progressive governments in Latin America. Tortilla con Sal Almost all Western reporting of foreign news constitutes a permanent drip-feed of poisonous disinformation accumulating into…

“Our First Message is of Peace”: CRAC-PC to the Government of Guerrero

Source: Desinformémonos Translated by It’s Going Down “The first message that we give is of peace, and not a message of war. However, in spite of the aggressions that you have carried out, we will not disarm and we will continue in struggle…” said members of the Coordinadora Regional de Autoridades Comunitarias-Policía Comunitaria (CRAC-PC) and…

Insumisión: Community Self-Defense Against Narcos and the State

Originally published to It’s Going Down By Scott Campbell As those of us in the U.S. come together to plan for the incoming Trump regime, hopefully we can find some inspiration and affinity with the ongoing resistance happening in Mexico. After this summer’s teachers’ strike and popular mobilizations collapsed, communities and organizations in Mexico have…

Theodore Shackley: A Life in the CIA

By Hugo Turner *With Special Thanks to Douglas Valentine Libya 360° | Internationalist News Agency Theodore Shackley is one of the most infamous figures in the history of the CIA. His career in the CIA involved him in many of their most notorious operations. He recruited Nazis and traitors to spy on the Soviet Union…

The US Will Never Support Peace in Colombia

The U.S. gave billions of dollars to Plan Colombia, and other projects, to combat and terminate the popular resistance in the country. The U.S. has never supported peace in Colombia starting with Plan Lazo in the early 1960s and the counterinsurgency team sent to Colombia to crush the Marquetalia community shortly thereafter. By Alice Loaiza General…