Anti-Imperialists Convene in Venezuela for Carabobo Bicentennial Congress

Cindy Forster Opening day of the Bicentennial Congress of Peoples of the World in Caracas, Venezuela. June 21, 2021. Photo: Twitter @dannyshawcuny Venezuela has launched a bold call for unity among the left at the International Bicentennial Congress of the Peoples of the World, taking place this week in Caracas, June 21st to 24th. Conceived…

Let Us Never Forget Why Muammar Gaddafi was Assassinated

Editorial Comment: The following article was first published on March 22,2019. A.V. Peter Koenig and Russia-TV24 Gaddafi was certainly not killed for humanitarian reasons. He wanted to empower Africa. He had a plan to create a new African Union, based on a new African economic system. He wanted to introduce the Gold Dinar to back…

Concerning Anti-Imperialist Thought (Part II)

Alejo Brignole Tens of thousands of men, women and children shot, starved, and tortured to death by German troops as they put down rebellious tribes in what is now Namibia. The problem that colonialism and imperialist hegemonies constitute for culture and human social development is fundamental to the historical analysis of any era. Under this…

Concerning Anti-Imperialist Thought

Alejo Brignole Rudyard Kipling, Nobel Prize for Literature in 1907, was a doctrinal colonialist. In his poem “The White Man’s Burden” he invited the United States to invade the island of Guam and annex Cuba and Puerto Rico by extension after the Spanish-American War of 1898. From José Martí, at the end of the 19th…

Salvador Allende and Algeria: Self-Determination and Economic Sovereignty

Esteban Silva Cuadra Salvador Allende and Algerian president Houari Boumediene Alba Granada North Africa Editor’s Note: We are pleased to publish this article written by comrade Esteban Silva, which is of great importance to us, in view of the attempts by the Pinochet government of Piñera to close the Chilean Embassy in Algeria. Algeria was…

America is Indefensible

Onyesonwu Chatoyer Note: This article was first published in 2016, when Americans were deciding between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in the US presidential election. A civilization that proves incapable of solving the problems it creates is a decadent civilization. A civilization that chooses to close its eyes to its most crucial problems is a…

Allende, the Greatness of Our America

Angel Guerra Cabrera Fifty years after the historic electoral victory of Salvador Allende, the standard-bearer of the Unidad Popular(UP) for the presidency of Chile, it is necessary to reflect on that first attempt, on a universal scale, to advance towards socialism through elections. The UP government lasted barely four years but was able to accumulate…

US Imperialism and the Anti-Imperialist Struggles of the 21st Century

Ramón Grosfoguel Cochabamba, Bolivia, November, 2019 Brief presentation of eight theses in the International Cycle “Our America in the Plans of Imperialism” meeting “A View from North America” held on August 25, 2020, organized by the Movement of Social Scientists “Simon Bolivar” of Caracas.. THESIS 1: The cycle of US hegemony in the world-system has…

May 1: Internationalist Call for a Global Anti-Imperialist Front

THIS MAY 1ST, WE FIGHT IMPERIALISM TOGETHER It has been 130 years since the international working class began demonstrating around the world to honor the Chicago martyrs and reaffirm their rights as workers. That workers’ demonstration in that American city in May 1886, which was repressed by the police, made it clear that the flags…

Che, More Valid than Ever

Atilio Borón Today, on the occasion of a new anniversary of the birth of “Che” it seems appropriate to reproduce some paragraphs of his famous “Message to the Peoples of the World through the Tricontinental” of April 1967. At that time Che was in Bolivia, and a few weeks before this document was published, he…