The New Bolivia Continues to Advance with Evo Morales

Over a decade ago, when the government of Evo Morales took office in Bolivia, only 40,000 Bolivians received gas at home. Today, 3.5 million have access to the service where they live. Joaquín Rivery Tur | rivery@granma.cu Over a decade ago, when the government of Evo Morales took office in Bolivia, only 40,000 Bolivians received…

Ethiopia: A Threat to Peace, Security and Stability in the Horn Region

Sophia Tesfamariam At the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly, Hailemariam Desalegn, the Ethiopian Prime Minister, gave lip service to “multilateralism” and international principles. Hailemariam Desalegn said: “…Geo-political tensions reminiscent of the cold war are increasing; the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction is posing real threats to global peace and security; terrorism and…

Che’s Colossal Example Lives on and Multiplies Day after Day

Miguel Díaz-Canel, first vice president of Cuba’s Councils of State and Ministers gave a speech during the ceremony marking the 50th anniversary of the death of Che and his compañero. Redaccion Granma | internet@granma.cu It is with great emotion that we gather here at this sacred place of the homeland to pay tribute to the…

Colombia: The Massacre in Tumaco is a State Crime

Romaña – FARC Today I am outraged. I never thought that after having abandoned arms with the full conviction that we would find ways to reach a stable and lasting peace without further bloodshed, that we would witness and suffer these painful events as this terrible massacre in Nariño. From our Territorial Space of Training…

Black Bolsheviks and White Lies

Peta Lindsay A lot of nonsense has been written about the role of Putin’s Russia in subverting “our democracy.” As though our democracy had been functioning perfectly (even reasonably) well, until these shadowy Russian forces purchased a few Facebook ads that sent us all into the streets. It’s a laughable concept. I’m sorry, did Putin…

Trump, General Mattis and the Asymmetric War Against Venezuela

Carlos Faxio Translated from Spanish and edited by Arturo Rosales, Axis of Logic Via Tortilla Con Sal After the purge of the strategist Steve Bannon from the ultra-nationalist entourage of Donald Trump by the troika of generals who took over the White House: James “Mad Dog” Mattis, Secretary of Defense; H.. R. McMaster, National Security…