The Right to Peace, the Right to Wage War and the ‘Law’ on Warfare

Western Amnesias and Fluctuations Robert Charvin The capitalist states, assisted by their many mercenaries (professional politicians, journalists, court intellectuals, etc.) are being obliged to carry out vigorous ideological reorientations, at the same time as cultivating certain amnesias, both chronic and temporary. Each change, as well as silences appropriately managed and successive intensive campaigns, enables a…

Peoples’ Conference Tiquipaya Declaration Calls for a World Without Borders

This is the text of the Final Declaration of the World Conference of the Peoples for a World without Walls towards Universal Citizenship, which took place in Tiquipaya, 400 km from La Paz, between Tuesday and Wednesday. “The social movements, and citizens of the world, meeting in Tiquipaya, after listening to the testimonies of migrants…

The Body Count Rises in the US War Against Black People

By Ajamu Baraka Before we can even process the acquittal of the murders of Philado Castile, we hear about another murder of a black person by the police occupation forces.  This time the victim, Charleena Lyles, is a black woman who was also five months pregnant. Again, there is anger, confusion and calls for justice from the…

New Left Current in Greece: Antiwar Uprising Against the US and Israel

PFLP Many Left, anti-racist, anti-war and anti-imperialist organizations and parties in Greece have responded to the call of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine to protest the visit of Benjamin Netanyahu and demand his expulsion from Greece. We are re-publishing the calls from these organizations to the demonstrations, which will take place on…

Rwanda: Starvation in the Shadow of a Star


Paul Kagame, the dictator that presides over Rwanda’s minority government, is the darling of the U.S., the former colonial powers, and Israel. Bill Clinton claims “the economic and social gains in Rwanda have been nothing short of astonishing under Kagame.” So, it may surprise his sponsors that Rwanda is in the grip of famine. Kagame…