The Neo-Colonial Nature of the European Union and its Intervention in Africa

Stop Foreign Intervention in Africa The current debates in the monopoly controlled media concerning the future of Britain’s membership of the EU are presented from the perspective of falsifying its essential character. The EU remains the organisation of the big monopolies and financial institutions of Europe, especially those of Britain, France and Germany, and acts…

Claudia Jones : Revolutionary Pan-Africanist

Claudia Jones used the organizational space of the Communist Party to advance the cause of anti-racism, world peace, decolonization and the class struggle. By Ajamu Nangwaya Claudia Jones was a revolutionary whose activism spanned two continents, North America and Europe. Claudia Vera Cumberbatch was born on February 21, 1915 in Belmont, Trinidad and Tobago, the…

Rebel Cities and the Revanchist Elite

Reclaiming the City If municipal platforms are to become a standard bearer of social justice and democracy, autonomous counterpowers will have to be developed from below. By Carlos Delclós In a world flooded by news of fluctuating markets, stagnating economies, outraged multitudes and insurgent violence, it is as if anything can spark widespread revolt, whether…

The Duékoué Massacre and Latin America

The massacre exposes with devastating clarity that European powers and their North American accomplices are permanently addicted to genocidal conquest. By Tortilla Con Sal In Latin America and the Caribbean, recent reverses in Argentina and Venezuela seriously affect the process of emancipation of the region’s peoples from neocolonial control and interference. A look at the…

Humanitarian Imperialism

By Jean Bricmont Àngel Ferrero: It has been 10 years since Humanitarian Imperialism appeared in Spanish. What made you write the book? It started as a reaction to the attitude of the Left during the 1999 Kosovo war, which was largely accepted on humanitarian grounds and to the rather weak opposition of the peace movement before…

The 1961 Paris Massacre

The French will tell you that this month’s ISIS attack inflicted the biggest death toll on Paris since World War Two. They would be lying. Fifty-four years ago, French police massacred hundreds of Algerians right in the heart of the city – and then pretended it never happened. France has enslaved much of the world,…

Malian Crisis to Escalate United States and French Interventions

Over two dozen killed at hotel in Bamako By Abayomi Azikiwe Libya 360° Despite the presence of French and United States Special Forces inside Mali, the siege of the Radisson Blu Hotel in Bamako on November 20 has resulted in the deaths of over two dozen people. U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) leader Army General David…

The Paris Attacks and the White Lives Matter Movement

By Ajamu Baraka I received a message from one of my friends in Lebanon who asked with feigned curiosity why the U.S. media only gave a passing reference to the bombing in Beirut before turning to non-stop coverage of the attacks in Paris. Of course, like many of us she already knew the answer –…