Western Capital’s Long Chinese Mission: From Opium to COVID Vaccine Credentials

Raul Diego In “The Disarticulation of Pandemic War Propaganda,” a transparent attempt to frame China as the instigator of worldwide lockdown policies was revealed to be the work of a group of self-styled libertarian-minded individuals. Their links to the UK, the United States, and Canadian governments tie a neat Pentagon-size bow around ongoing efforts to…

Is Democracy an End or an Instrument?

Emir Sader The strategy of the left of the 21st century combines the democratic struggle of the masses with the radical democratization of the State and of all social, economic, political and cultural structures. For a long time, the left was accused of privileging the conquest of better living conditions for the population, rather than…

Neither Washington Nor Beijing?

Carlos Martinez A newcomer to politics would likely assume that members of the global left support the People’s Republic of China. It is after all led by a communist party, with Marxism as its guiding ideology. During the period since the Communist Party of China (CPC) came to power in 1949, the Chinese people have…

Texas Tragedy Wasn’t Inevitable

Stephen Millies People line up for water at a park in Houston on Feb. 18. Many Texas households are without running water due to frozen and burst pipes. Millions of people in Texas are living in misery after a winter storm hit the state. For days they have been without heat, light and water.  The…

Davos Agenda 2021: Where is Global Economic Governance Heading?

Misión Verdad Last Sunday, January 24, the founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum (WEF), Klaus Schwab, welcomed more than 2,000 businessmen and 25 political leaders from around the world to the Davos Agenda 2021 by videoconference. Under the slogan “A crucial year to rebuild trust”, after the onslaught of the pandemic, Schwab…

Post-Pandemic Anti-Imperialist Agenda

Pasqualina Curcio It would be regrettable if the peoples of the world failed to take advantage of the new fractures that the covid-19 pandemic has left not only in the capitalist system and imperialism, understood as its highest phase, but above all in the US empire.For decades, the US has been losing space and power…

Chile Will Experience an Intense 2021

Paul Walder The Chilean model went off the rails in October 2019 and has since begun its process of deterioration. The first and fierce blow dealt by the popular revolt was followed in a course of continuity by the pandemic and the productive and commercial shutdown, with disastrous effects on the economy and its neoliberal…

Return to the Source: Democracy is Dead

Editors, The Black Agenda Review By what stretch of the imagination can the US be a democracy when ordinary citizens have virtually no influence over what their government does? “The disregard of popular will is obvious for all to see.” “Return to the Source” is a series in The Black Agenda Review that reprints previously-published interventions by Black…

Shapers of Slavery: The Plan

Winter Oak “What we are watching is a change in control and an engineering of new control systems. So think of this as a coup d’état”. So says Catherine Austin Fitts in an excellent recent video interview about what lies behind the Covid-19 agenda. It was removed by YouTube after 2.7 million views but at…

The Disadvantages of Neoliberal Agricultural Modernization in Africa

Krisaboo Diallo The struggle of India’s peasants continues against the agreements concluded by governments for decades, which ultimately lead to the domination of foreign companies and major traders over the market and monopolizing seed prices. In Africa, farmers also revolt annually against the American (AGRA) agreement, which placed the agricultural sector in the families of…

On the Critical Predation of China

Qiao Collective The Western left has largely fallen in line behind interventionist platitudes of “standing with the Chinese people, not the Chinese government.” But their cover of “principled critique” elides the fact that criticism does not exist in a vacuum. In this case, it is greasing the wheels for Western imperialist intervention under the auspices…