Posts Tagged: africa

Preliminary notes on the apparent coup in Zimbabwe

0
A key role for progressives in the West is to ensure that imperialism does not use the crisis to insert troops into the country as a so-called “stab...

Declaration of the South African Federation of Trade Unions

0
The federation will oppose any attempt to resolve this crisis within the parameters of a capitalist system which has proved that it has no solutions.

U.S. military presence in Africa continues to grow

0
At least 1,700 special ops soldiers are deployed across 33 African nations at any given time.

Fidel Castro: More than a friend of Palestine, much more

0
Cuba’s solidarity with the Palestinian and other struggles in the Middle East and North Africa began only months after the 1959 revolution.

A new $100 million U.S. drone base in Africa

0
This is essentially a new milestone in the expansion of the U.S. military presence in Africa.

New clashes break out in Niger Delta

0
The exploitation of workers and the destruction of the environment and living space of the peoples of the Niger Delta Region rightly necessitates acti...

Cuban doctors helped to end Ebola in Liberia

0
The World Health Organization declared the end of the most recent outbreak of the Ebola virus disease in Liberia on June 9, and many of the heroes are...

World AIDS Day shocking UN report: AIDS is top killer of African youth

0
The theme of this year’s day is “The Time To Act Is Now!”

Burkina Faso revolution victorious over paramilitary coup

0
The past two weeks have seen dramatic and encouraging developments in the ongoing revolution in Burkina Faso.

Libya, imperialism and the refugee crisis

0
From 1969 to 2011, Libya's six million people enjoyed Africa's highest standard of living. Libya's vast oil reserves funded widespread literacy progra...