Venezuela: From the Plan of the Homeland to a Plan for the Planet

A gathering of 100 revolutionary delegates from five continents gathered in Venezuela and founded the First Ecosocialist International. Quincy Saul Venezuela has made world history again. Twice before, revolutionary processes begun in this country have grown beyond its borders and changed the world. First a revolutionary war of independence, led by Simon Bolivar, which grew…

Bolivia to Seek UN Security Council Meeting on Al-Quds (Jerusalem) Status

Bolivia plans to ask for a public meeting of the United Nations Security Council after U.S. President Donald Trump announces on Wednesday that the United States recognizes occupied Al-Quds (Jerusalem) as the capital of the Zionist entity and will move its embassy there. Bolivian U.N. Ambassador Sacha Sergio Llorentty Soliz said it would be a…

Behind the Unthinkable

Worker’s World Editor A potential crime of historic proportions is being openly discussed and evaluated in the U.S. imperialist media. They’re debating the pros and cons of whether or not millions of people should have their lives snuffed out in an instant, instead of immediately rejecting that possibility. The “analysts” are discussing the nuclear destruction…

Media Complicity Increases the Possibility of a New Korean War

Martin Hart-Landsberg Tensions between the US and North Korea are again rising in the wake of North Korea’s November 28th test of an ICBM that experts believe has the potential to deliver a nuclear bomb to cities on the east coast of the US, including Washington D.C. As I have written before, we desperately need…

Narco-Politics in Chiapas: A Time Bomb that Increases the Risk of Another Massacre

Blocked roads, populations under siege, shootings every night, dozens of houses burned and the absence of authority, are some of the conditions that some 6,000 displaced persons from Chenalhó and Chalchihuitán suffer. Photo courtesy of the priest Marcelo Pérez Blanche Petrich Three weeks ago, the parish priest of Simojovel, Marcelo Pérez, started to tour the…