Nicaragua: Next in Line for Regime Change?

Tortilla Con Sal Events in Nicaragua over the last week are clearly modeled on the kind of US-led, NATO driven regime change that succeeded in Libya, Ivory Coast and Ukraine, but has so far failed in Thailand, Syria and Venezuela. At a national level, the protests have been led by the private sector business classes…

Venezuela and the Thesis of Constructive Chaos

Juan Eduardo Romero Translated by Les Blough, Axis of Logic What is Constructive Chaos? The thesis of Constructive Chaos (CC) is a the geopolitical approach of one of the main advisors in foreign policy of the USA: Zbigniew Brzezinski who formulated it essentially to explain the geostrategic efforts to alter the geographical organization in the space of…

Russia and the West: A Dangerous Crossroads

Alex Gorka No, it’s not a return to George Kennan and his containment policy. It looks more like a slow strangulation, with mounting pressure everywhere. The furor over the Skripal poisoning case is being raised at a time when moves by the West are going almost unnoticed, eclipsed as they are by the narrative of nefarious…

“Whoever Reads Bourgeois Newspapers Becomes Blind and Deaf”

Apologies to John Heartfield The Political Photomontage of John Heartfield Meral Bostancı Via Tortilla Con Sal The art of photomontage features the elaborate arrangement of the photographs which embody profound metaphors. Thus, the montage manifests itself as a pictorial metaphor with the entire energy and the power of the reality. The majority of the views…

US Military Base in Ghana Sparks Nation Wide Protests

DIONNE SEARCEY, ERIC SCHMITT DAKAR, Senegal — Thousands of Ghanaians rallied in the streets of their capital on Wednesday to protest a deal that would give the United States military an expanded role in Ghana. As part of the agreement struck last week, the United States would invest about $20 million in equipment and training…

Communist Youth of Turkey March Against NATO

SOL INTERNATIONAL The Communist Youth of Turkey (TKG), the youth organisation of the Communist Party of Turkey (TKP), rallied against the NATO on March 9 in the Middle-East Technical University (METU) campus in Ankara, Turkey, as another step in their ongoing campaign against imperialism. After marching in the campus for a while, the TKG released…