COVID-19, The Climate Crisis, And Mutual Aid

By Tina Gerhardt, The Progressive. -

After COVID-19 struck in spring 2020, the absence of a concerted federal response prompted people across the country to begin self-organizing everything from food distribution to sewing squads to [...]

2020 Latin America And The Caribbean In Review: The Pink Tide May Rise Again

By Roger Harris, Popular Resistance. -

The balance between the US drive to dominate Latin America and the Caribbean and its counterpart, the Bolivarian cause of regional independence and integration, tipped portside by year end 2020 [...]

“The Threat Comes From The Neoliberal Right”

By Ajamu Baraka, Hood Comunist. -

For many of us in the Black Alliance for Peace, for many of us in the Black Left, no fundamental change is going to take place as a result of Biden’s victory. We know that the neo-liberal [...]

Elections And The Path To Socialism In Venezuela

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

On December 6, Venezuelans elected a new National Assembly with a left political majority. This election, which was well-run and legitimate despite what the imperialist media and countries say, [...]

The Congo: Kabila And Tshisekedi, A Coalition In Peril

By Maurice Carney, Friends of the Congo. -

The deal between former President Joseph Kabila and his coalition, Front commun pour le Congo (FCC) and current President Felix Tshisekedi and his Coalition, Cap pour le changement (CACH), has [...]

What If They Called An Election And Nothing Changed In The War State?

By Danny Sjursen, Tom Dispatch. -

In this mystifying moment, the post-electoral sentiments of most Americans can be summed up either as “Ding dong! The witch is dead!” or “We got robbed!” Both are problematic, not because the two [...]

On Contact: Radical Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton, popularized by the musical, "Hamilton," was the first treasury secretary of the United States. He has been called 'the founding father of capitalism and imperialism,' but [...]

When Confronted By Hungry Bellies, Us Imperialists Reach For Their Guns

By Vijay Prashad, Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. -

In 1965, Ghana’s Prime Minister Kwame Nkrumah published a bold book, Neo-Colonialism: The Last Stage of Imperialism. In this book, Nkrumah documented in great detail the way in which European and [...]

Shutting Down AFRICOM, International Solidarity And The US Elections

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

October 1, 2020, marked the twelfth anniversary of AFRICOM, the United States military's presence in Africa. An international day of action was organized to call for AFRICOM to be shut down and [...]

Tribute To Kevin Zeese: Life And Loss In The Struggle For Liberation

By Danny Haiphong, Black Agenda Report. -

The pain of loss is immeasurable yet comrades across the globe have come to view it as an inevitable aspect of the fight for liberation. For the revolutionary, death is neither a secret nor a [...]

The Banal Evil Of US Imperialism: A View From Inside The CIA

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

As the US Empire falls, the US government continues its regime change attempts around the world in an effort to hang onto power. We see the same tactics applied over and over again. We speak with [...]

The Ongoing US Dominance Of The Dominican Republic

By Narciso Isa Conde,  Noticias sin. -

This is an island with two nations that have suffered from foreign intervention and repeated imperialist invasions, and, in our case, a country that has been absolutley captured by the Pentagon [...]

Belarus: This Color Revolution Is Already Dead

By Moon of Alabama. -

The color revolution attempt in Belarus, which we predicted in June, evolved over the last week. But today's events tell us that it will soon be over. While President Alexander Lukashenko [...]

Lebanon: Bellwether, Battleground, And Bastard Child Of The Mideast

By Maj. Danny Sjursen (USA-Ret.), AntiWar.com. -

When I was a kid, "Beirut" became a cultural shorthand for any chaotic and violent urban setting. In the 1990s, my hometown rappers – the Wu Tang Clan – repeatedly shouted out the Lebanese city [...]

Imperialist Economic War Costs US Almost $200 Billion

By Pasqualina Curcio, People's Voice. -

Quantifying each and every one of the effects of the war that imperialism has declared on the Venezuelan people is impossible. The attacks that Venezuelans have experienced since 1999 have not [...]