8 Years After Toppling Gaddafi, US Evacuates Libya As Gaddafi 2.0 Advances On Tripoli

By Marko Marjanović, Checkpointasia.net -

Once again it turns out it is one thing to topple and destroy a nation's government, and another thing entirely to impose your will on that nation In March 2011 Western powers backed by Arab Gulf [...]

To Ramp Up Fear Of Russia In Africa, NYT Downplays Massive US Military Presence On Continent

By Adam Johnson, Fair.org -

The New York Times (3/31/19) added to its series of reports depicting Official Enemies surpassing the US in the race for global dominance. It seems that having taken control of the Arctic [...]

Prospects For Revolution In Africa’s 55 Countries

By Phil Wilmot, Wagingnonviolence.org -

An overview of the current political situation in 55 African countries shows that many movements are making gains in the struggle against authoritarianism. A lot has changed since I arrived in [...]

Code Talking: UN Security Council On War And Peace In DR Congo

By Ann Garrison, Blackagendareport.com -

Most UN Security Council (UNSC) meetings are so stuffy that they’re hard to watch without wishing someone would open a window, turn on the ventilator, or take the august ambassadors off life [...]

Bolton Threatens To Force Africa To Choose Between The US And China

By Glen Ford, Blackagendareport.com -

Donald Trump last week trotted out his war dog, National Security Advisor John Bolton, to growl and snarl  over China’s attempts to “gain a competitive advantage” in Africa through “predatory” [...]

Trump’s African Pivot: Another Swipe At China

By Kenneth Surin, Counterpunch.org -

This week the Trump administration unveiled a “new” strategy for Africa, designed to counter China’s growing influence on that continent. John Bolton, Trump’s national security adviser, said the [...]

AFRICOM: A Neocolonial Occupation Force?

By Eric Draitser, Counterpunch.org -

Amid the George HW Bush imperial death-orgy, the endless saga of Midtown Mussolini’s daily news cycle, the seemingly unprecedented political upsurge in France, and countless other show-stopping [...]

The US Military Is All Over Africa Despite Not Being At War In Africa

By Strategic Culture Foundation, Mintpressnews.com -

Around 200,000 US troops are stationed in 177 countries throughout the world. Those forces utilize several hundred military installations. Africa is no exemption. On August 2, Maj. Gen. Roger L. [...]

There Is No Peace: Africa And Africans Are At War! U.S. To The World: “Comply or Die!”

By Staff, Black Is Back Coalition -

Hundreds of black people from throughout the U.S. and from every town, city and state, will descend on Washington, D.C.—capital of imperialist white power—on November 3 and 4. This is a Call for [...]

Dual War And Repression: Domestic And Foreign Policy On Black People

By Netfa Freeman, Theinternationalcommittee.org -

Parallel tracks of US government policy against the Black working class in the US and on the African continent expose much more than incidental similarity but a concerted fatal conspiracy. For [...]

What Explains Success Or Failure In The Arab Spring?

By Molly Wallace, Wagingnonviolence.org -

Seven years after the blossoming of the so-called Arab Spring, the results of numerous civil resistance movements across the Middle East and North Africa region are mixed. Scholars have studied [...]

Radical Black Organization Calls For Shut Down Of U.S. Africa Command

By Black Alliance for Peace. -

October 1, 2018—The Black Alliance for Peace (BAP) has launched U.S. Out of Africa!: Shut Down AFRICOM, a campaign designed to end the U.S. invasion and occupation of Africa. Today marks the [...]

What Recent Struggles In Gambia And Zambia Teach Us About Neo-Colonialism Today

By Mohammed Elnaiem, Towardfreedom.org -

On June 20th, a fatal mining accident in Black mountain, an infamous mining zone in Zambia, killed 10 miners, and injured 7 others. Mining is the lifeblood of the country’s economy, and accidents [...]

US Secret Wars In Africa Rage On Despite Talk Of Downsizing

By Nick Turse, Blackagendareport.com -

Last October, four U.S. soldiers -- including two commandos -- were killed in an ambush in Niger. Since then, talk of U.S. special operations in Africa has centered on missions being curtailed [...]

Why Is The US Military Occupying Bases Across Africa?

By Eric Schewe , JSTOR -

In recent months, many Americans have been surprised to learn that the U.S. has an extensive military presence in Africa. An intelligence snafu over fitness tracker data produced by U.S. soldiers [...]