ALBA Movimientos Declaration: Stop the Genocide of the Kurdish People

Again the despot of Turkey, Recip Erdogan attacks the Kurdish people again under the account of fight against “terrorists”. This time under the protection of the USA, which by Trump’s decision abandons the battle against the self-proclaimed Islamic State. The main terrorist is Erdogan himself with his neo-Otomomanist dictatorship and the main threat to peace…

Quarantine: Breaking the Siege on Venezuela. Notes on Politics, Economy and Migrants (III)

Reinaldo Iturriza López Venezuelan Migrants in Ecuador The progressive dismantling of the Latin American and Caribbean integration mechanisms and the siege on Venezuela run parallel to the massive exodus of Venezuelans. These are three closely related phenomena. The massive dismantling of the integration mechanisms, the recent protagonism of the Organization of American States, the creation…

Egyptian Protests: A US-Fuelled “Arab Spring” Reboot

Tony Cartalucci When the West’s leading media organizations attempt to convince audiences they know nothing about where Mohammed Aly – a Spanish-based Egyptian protest leader – came from, the first thing one can be sure of is they are being lied to. Protests have begun to spread again in Egypt after nearly a decade of frustration…

Honduras: The Farce of the War on Drugs and Narco-Democracy

Since the 2009 coup d’état, Honduras has been turned into a political laboratory, making it possible to condense the history of the last decade into a narcocorrido where the blue and red car gangs dedicated themselves to drug trafficking and the looting of the country; all under the discreet gaze and complicity of the Obama…

Bolivian Opposition Accelerates Dirty War to Prevent Evo’s Re-election

Sullkata M. Quilla The fires in Chiquitanía and mistrust of the Supreme Electoral Tribunal (TSE) have become the two spearheads with which the opposition seeks to diminish the great advantage that, according to all the polls, Evo Morales leads his competitors in the general elections of October 20. The Bolivian right wing, supported by the…

Ecuador, Guatemala, Peru: States of Exception or Guinea Pigs?

Ollantay Itzamná The states of Ecuador, Guatemala and Peru are all simultaneously in a situation of political uncertainty. Ecuador and Guatemala with restricted constitutional rights and guarantees, either by State of Exception or State of Siege. Peru has a dissolved Congress of the Republic, which has become a political tradition. The three neoliberal governments apply…

Quarantine: Venezuela as a Contagious Disease (I)

Reinaldo Iturriza López On April 6, 2017, Julio Borges, then president of the National Assembly and deputy for the far-right party Primero Justicia, made controversial statements after a meeting with the Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), Luis Almagro. According to Borges, the “Venezuelan crisis,” and specifically the “social problem of migration,”…

Haiti: The International Front Positions Itself

Lautaro Rivara, Sociologist and member of the Dessalines Brigade of Solidarity with Haiti The so-called “international community”, so far silent on the serious Haitian crisis, has just made its move. On September 30, a meeting took place between allies of the ruling party, sectors of the political opposition specifically called for their extreme moderation (if…

US Military to Initiate Military Drills Near Venezuelan – Colombian Border

The US embassy in Bogota reported that on Monday they will begin infantry exercises, with the aim of rehearsing a possible invasion of Venezuela, camouflaged through alleged “humanitarian aid.” The announcement was made by the US SOUTHCOM through its twitter account, where they reported that: “The Marines came to Covenas, Colombia, while preparing to begin…