Black Alliance For Peace Condemns John Bolton’s Speech On Africa

By Staff, Blackallianceforpeace.com -

U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton announcing a “Prosper Africa” initiative was no departure from U.S. foreign policy toward Africa. He simultaneously threatened China and Russia, while [...]

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. [...]

The Anti-War Autumn Is Here

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

We have been referring to this fall as the Antiwar Autumn as there have been and will be many activities opposing war. This is a critical time to rebuild the peace movement because US foreign [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Black Alliance For Peace Calls On Congressional Black Caucus And Leadership Of Poor People’s Campaign To Demand The Dismantling U.S. African Command (AFRICOM)

By Staff, Blackallianceforpeace.com -

On May 25, African Liberation Day, the Black Alliance for Peace (BAP) called on the United States government to dismantle the U.S. African Command (AFRICOM) and withdraw all U.S. forces from the [...]

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 [...]

Why AFRICOM Matters And What You Can Do About It

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

The United States has a long history of intervention in Africa that is not widely discussed. Africa is a continent with tremendous resources that has been colonized and exploited by Western [...]

US AFRICOM Blacklists Reporter Nick Turse As “Not A Legitimate Journalist”

Journalist Nick Turse, who has reported extensively on US military operations in Africa, was recently told that he has been deemed “not a legitimate journalist” by AFRICOM, the US military [...]

Putting The ‘War’ In The ‘War On Terror’

By Tom Englehardt, -

By Tom Englehardt for Tom Dispatch. Consider the latest news from America's war zones, still spreading across the Greater Middle East and Africa. The U.S. military is now reportedly building up [...]

Newsletter – Racism, Propaganda And Wars

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, www.popularresistance.org -

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese. This week, the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, which promoted giving Palestine to the Jewish people, will be celebrated in London. Around the [...]

AFRICOM Is The Question

By Margaret Kimberley, www.blackagendareport.com -

By Margaret Kimberley for Black Agenda Report. The desire to be affirmed by American society has dangerous consequences for black people. This pernicious dynamic creates the inclination to [...]

AFRICOM Spearheads Escalation Of US “Scramble For Africa”

By Eddie Haywood, www.wsws.org -

By Eddie Haywood for WSWS - The chief of the US African Command (AFRICOM), General Thomas Waldhauser, warned last week in an annual report to Congress that resource constraints on his forces are [...]

US Special Operations Troop Deployments In Africa Surged In 2016

By Eddie Haywood, www.wsws.org -

By Eddie Haywood for WSWS - At the close of 2016, Africa saw a dramatic surge in the number of US Special Operation forces deployed across the continent. Since 2006, the US military has increased [...]

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