Sunday, 14 August , 2022

Africa

How to organize a resistance economy

The World Bank was always dominated by the United States, but in its earlier years and up to the 1980’s – the time when neoliberalism and the Washington Consensus – started their merciless ascent, the World Bank financed and carried out some real ‘grass-roots’ projects

Fantastic progress of democracy: The New York Times barely notice the...

The Obama administration announced on Monday the beginning of US air strikes in Libya against ISIS targets, marking the fourth country the United States is currently bombing with the goal of “degrading and destroying” the terror group. A campaign that began two years ago this Sunday has now, 50,000 bombs and 25,000 dead ISIS fighters later, expanded to a whole new continent.

Libya: The US is now bombing a state it has already...

The US has launched a sustained bombing campaign around Sirte in Libya in a new escalation of the War on Terror. US officials are reported to be briefing that they plan to take a greater role in Libya as part of a long-term campaign against Islamic State.

National sovereignty: for what purpose? By Samir Amin

The defence of national sovereignty, like its critique, leads to serious misunderstandings once one detaches it from the social class content of the the strategy in which it is embedded. The leading social bloc in capitalist societies always conceives sovereignty as a necessary instrument for the promotion of its own interests based on both capitalist exploitation of labour and the consolidation of its international positions.

LE BREXIT ET L’IMPLOSION DE L’UNION EUROPEENNE, PAR SAMIR AMIN

La défense de la souveraineté nationale, comme sa critique, donne lieu à de graves malentendus dès lors qu’on la détache du contenu social de classe de la stratégie dans laquelle elle s’inscrit. Le bloc social dirigeant dans les sociétés capitalistes conçoit toujours la souveraineté comme un instrument nécessaire pour la promotion de ses propres intérêt

The Mediterranean Sea as a Mass Grave

By: Pablo Jofre Leal / Source: HispanTV / The Dawn News / May 30, 2016 Like a tragic never-ending story, once again, the Mediterranean sea...

Algeria On the Edge of a “Soft Coup”

By: Juanma Olarieta / Source: Marga.org / The Dawn News / May 25, 206 First there were the color-named “revolutions” in the countries that emerged...

West prepares new war in Libya!

By Bill Van Auken Five years after a US-NATO war shattered Libya, Washington is preparing to send troops into the oil-rich North African nation for...

Jacques Baud : « une course où les terroristes auront toujours...

Les éditions du Rocher ont sorti fin avril un livre particulièrement intéressant dans le contexte actuel de l’expansion de l’islamisme et du terrorisme international...

The drums of war are heard again in the Sahara, 25...

By José Antonio Bautista The refugee crisis, Obama’s visit to Cuba and the attack on Brussels are eclipsing a major problem for Spain: the Polisario...