Venezuela: PSUV Celebrate a Landslide Victory in Municipal Elections

“In these municipal elections called by the National Constituent Assembly there was extraordinary electoral participation. I want to thank the people of Venezuela because, once again, they are demonstrating our moral strength and our political clarity, we are demonstrating that there is no economic war that can win against a worthy people,” said the  President….

US Embassy in Lebanon ‘Is a Symbol of Imperialist Aggression’

Protesters burned flags of the United States and Israel, while security forces fired tear gas and water cannons. Lebanon hosts about 450,000 Palestinians. Protesters burned flags of the United States and Israel, set fire to tires in the street, broke through separating barbed wire and threw projectiles at security personnel near the U.S. Embassy in…

Declaration of Saint Mary, VI CARICOM-Cuba Summit

Official Statement in Spanish Unofficial Translation “We, the Heads of State and Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the Republic of Cuba, meeting in Saint Mary’s, Antigua and Barbuda, on December 8, 2017, on the occasion of the Sixth CARICOM-Cuba Summit, and in commemoration of the forty-fifth anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations…

Silent Insurrections

Raúl Zibechi Big changes always begin through small movements, invisible to the analysts of above and to the big media, as one of the communiqués from Zapatismo points out. Before thousands of people occupy the big avenues, underground processes take place where the oppressed “rehearse” the uprisings that they later make visible in the mass…

Yemen: A Western-Sponsored Genocide

Almost three years have passed since Saudi Arabia announced it was intervening militarily, with its allies, in Yemen, to remove the Houthis (officially called Ansar Allah) from power after they had taken over the capital. Western analysts saw it as a bold move from recently-empowered (deputy) crown prince Mohammad bin Salman (MbS), weapons manufacturers and…