Evo Morales Urges Bolivia to Withdraw from OAS as More Presidents Look to Skip Latin American Summit

Wyatt Reed The Organization of American States (OAS) is looking increasingly marginalized as Bolivia’s former president calls for the country to become the latest to leave and more presidents ponder missing Biden’s Summit Of the Americas Bolivian ex-President Evo Morales suggested Sunday that his country should leave the Organization of American States, the international organization…

Dominica PM Roosevelt Skerrit Receives Order of José Martí

Kawsachun News Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit arrives in Cuba. April 25, 2022. Prime Minister of Dominica Roosevelt Skerrit has expressed feeling “a deep sense of honor and pride and a profound sense of humility” having received the Order of José Martí by the government and people of Cuba. Skerrit spoke upon his return to Dominica…

Why Non-Alignment is Urgent for the Global South

Nontobeko Hlela 29 September 1960: From left, at the end of a non-aligned conference, are Jawaharlal Nehru of India, Kwame Nkrumah of Ghana, Gamal Abdel Nasser of Egypt, Sukarno of Indonesia and Josip Broz Tito of Yugoslavia (Photograph supplied by Getty Images) “We have been outside looking in for too long to believe the West…

‘U.S.-NATO Proxy War in Ukraine is an Extension of the War Against Us’

Gloria Verdieu Gloria Verdieu speaks at inauguration of VII International Seminar for Peace and Abolition of Foreign Military Bases in Guantanamo, Cuba. Photo: Siempre con Cuba Presentation on behalf of the Socialist Unity Party and Women In Struggle at VII International Seminar for Peace and the Abolition of Foreign Military Bases in Guantanamo, Cuba, May…

Declaration III Continental Assembly ALBA Movements

Peoples Dispatch Closing panel at the III ALBA Assembly in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Photo: ALBA Movements The III Continental Assembly of ALBA Movements held in Argentina from April 27-30 concluded with a panel highlighting proposals and initiatives of people’s movements to transform the world. After four days of debates and reflection, the III Continental Assembly…

From Guantánamo: Calls for Abolition of US/NATO Military Bases

The VII International Seminar for Peace and for the Abolition of Foreign Military Bases of the United States and NATO is taking place in the province of Guantánamo in eastern Cuba. The meeting will demand the cessation of the arms race being carried out by the United States and its NATO allies and an end…

Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova’s Statement on the Suspension of the Russian Federation’s Status as a Permanent Observer with the OAS

22-04-2022 On April 21, the Permanent Council of the Organisation of American States (OAS) made a decision to suspend Russia’s status as a permanent observer. We regret this decision, which was promoted by NATO-affiliated OAS members, the United States and Canada. The purpose is to nudge the Latin American countries into NATO’s unseemly anti-Russia ballyhoo…

NATO’s Warmongering Voice in the Caribbean

A.T. Freeman Sir Ron Sanders, NATO’s warmongering voice in the Carribbean Since the start of the war in Ukraine, Sir Ron Sanders, Antigua and Barbuda’s ambassador to the US and the OAS, has emerged as one of the most strident Caribbean voices in favour of US/NATO warmongering in eastern Europe. He is widely considered to have played a pivotal…

U.S. Decline in the Region Triggers SOUTHCOM Command Operations

Misión Verdad General Laura Richardson, head of Southern Command, greets Colombian General Luis Navarro, head of the Colombian Armed Forces (Photo: Juan Chiari / Southern Command). The U.S. Southern Command has been mobilizing in various spectrums of its low-intensity warfare in South America and the Caribbean. Since the beginning of the Russian Federation’s special military…

Elections in Haiti: Legitimizing Imperialism and Killing Democracy?

Kevin Edmonds Montana Accord Signatories (Photo: Haïti Liberté) As the white rulers of Haiti push for illegitimate elections, can the “Montana Accord”- an agreement among some civil society groups to return democracy to Haiti – offer a way out of the country’s neocolonial predicament?  If you were to read (and believe) mainstream reporting on Haiti,…

Latin America is Rejecting U.S. Assistance

Kawsachun News Commander of U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM), General Laura J. Richardson testifies before the House Armed Services Committee. March 8, 2022. Latin America and the Caribbean is partnering with China on multi-billion dollar development projects and while turning down assistance offered by the United States. 21 of 31 countries of the region, both friends…