Wednesday, 17 October , 2018

South Africa

The global implications of the Turkish lira crisis

16 August 2018 As the tenth anniversary of the onset of the 2008 global financial crisis approaches, the ongoing turmoil engulfing the Turkish lira sounds...

BRICS summit aftermath

by Mariama Sow July 28, 2018 On Wednesday, July 25, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa opened the 10th summit of the BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia,...

BRICS and the Fiction of “De-Dollarization”

By Prof Michel Chossudovsky July 24, 2018 This week,  leaders of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) will be meeting in Johannesburg amidst...

Abahlali baseMjondolo leader S’bu Zikode’s life is ‘in grave danger’

An attempt has been made on the life of Abahlali baseMjondolo president Zikode, according to a statement released by the shack dwellers’ movement on...

Thousands of workers in South Africa will go on a general...

The general strike called by SAFTU is against poverty minimum wage and attack on workers’ rights By Musawenkosi Cabe / The Dawn News / April...

BRICS: Superpowers in Traditional Medicine

Final Declaration of the Meeting of BRICS Country Specialists in traditional medicine The Meeting of BRICS country specialists in traditional medicine was held as part...

How colonial violence came home: the ugly truth of the first...

The Great War is often depicted as an unexpected catastrophe. But for millions who had been living under imperialist rule, terror and degradation were...

Campaign to force out Mugabe escalates in Zimbabwe

Robert Mugabe Is Ousted From His Ruling Party in Zimbabwe By JEFFREY MOYONOV. 19, 2017 After hours of closed-door deliberations, Zimbabwe’s governing party on Sunday expelled...

Israel maintains robust arms trade with rogue regimes

by Jonathan Cook Mon Oct 23 2017 Tel Aviv - Human rights activists are stepping up efforts to expose Israel's long and covert history of...

Israel joins the new Scramble for Africa

By Janet Smith 30 Aug 2017 The Ethiopian capital’s tallest building is a mighty tribute in stone and wood to the new Scramble for Africa....