Italy, Libya and Migration: A Puzzling Triad

In its efforts to stop human trafficking from Libya, the Italian government has focused its attention on forging alliances with different forces of the country, plunged into a state of chaos and ungovernability.  Frank González | internet@granma.cu In its efforts to stop human trafficking from Libya, the Italian government has focused its attention on forging…

The Cold War and Its Origins Part II

History of the Soviet Union. World War II, Colonialism, Independence and Counter-revolution By Hugo Turner Internationalist 360° Part I The Russian Revolution of 1917 terrified the capitalist world. In my last article based on the first volume of D.F. Fleming’s classic “The Cold War and It’s Origins 1917-1960” I traced the story of the attempt…

Legitimacy and False Witness in a Multipolar World

The crumbling legitimacy of the US government and its allies in the European Union is reflected in the blatant false witness of Western news media and their NGOs. Tortilla con Sal The United States government is currently applying sanctions to Cuba, Iran, Russia, North Korea, Syria, Venezuela and Zimbabwe. Last week, on July 27th the…

LPNM Condemn Italian Military Intervention in Libya

Approximate Translation by Internationalist 360° The Libyan People’s National Movement expressed  rejection of the Italian military intervention in Libya and confirmed that it is following with concern the Italian air and naval forces violating Libyan airspace and territorial waters in a provocative manner that is a blatant act of aggression. This invasion of the Libyan airspace,…

Via Campesina: Africans Highlight Their Struggles at Global Conference

Derio, Basque Country:  “It is amazing to see how linked our struggles are”. With a countenance showing enthusiasm and eagerness, Nicolette Cupido could not conceal her emotions. There are two main reasons for her excitement. It is the first time she had attended a global conference of peasant´s movements like the one she is taking…