US Intervention and Capitalism Have Created a Monster in Honduras

W. T. Whitney Chilean author and human rights advocate Ariel Dorfman recently memorialized Orlando Letelier, President Allende’s foreign minister. Agents of dictator Augusto Pinochet murdered Letelier in Washington in 1976. Dorfman noted that Chile and the United States were “on excellent, indeed obscenely excellent, terms (like they are today, shamefully, between the United States and…

Earthquake Devastates Haiti: Canada Shouldn’t Make it Worse

Yves Engler With “friends” like Canada, Haiti is in deep trouble. Justin Trudeau’s statement that this country was “standing ready” to assist after a massive earthquake rocked the western part of Haiti yesterday is not reassuring. Over the past two decades Canada has done too much to undermine Haitian sovereignty, democracy and living standards to…

In Nobody’s Backyard: Rejecting Geo-Political and Historical Fatalism

Gerald A. Perreira Except for the hum of US helicopters flying overhead, there was a deafening silence throughout the Caribbean region, during the recent Operation Tradewinds, Progressive and Pan-African forces did not utter a word, as soldiers from Guyana, Brazil, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Dominican Republic, Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago participated in this region-wide…

Cuba is Not Alone, It Will Triumph

Stella Calloni Buenos Aires (Prensa Latina) Cuba is in peril, in grave danger, when the decadent empire has installed there a fifth column of traitors to the homeland, who act knowingly in a very difficult situation within the framework of a pandemic that is ravaging humanity. It is a country under a siege of criminal…

Cuba: The Blockade and the Crisis

Atilio Borón …there is no precedent in world history of a nation that has been assaulted by another without pause for sixty years… Washington believes that the time has come to intensify its attacks on any government in the region that does not obey its orders. In the last few days we have seen the…

Anti-Imperialists Protest French-Led Operation Barkhane in the Sahel

Peoples Dispatch Anti-imperialist mobilization in Lyon, France. (Photo: Jeunes Communistes Lyon) Groups have called the prolonged military campaign a French ploy to continue its hegemony over former colonies in Africa and to safeguard its stakes in mining in the region On April 15, Thursday, anti-imperialist groups in France organized demonstrations in Lyon and several other…