‘This is like apartheid’: ANC veterans visit West Bank

By Donald Macintyre in Hebron Friday, 11 July 2008 Veterans of the anti-apartheid struggle said last night that the restrictions endured by Palestinians in the Israeli-occupied territories was in some respects worse than that imposed on the black majority under white rule in South Africa. Members of a 23-strong human-rights team of prominent South AfricansContinue reading “‘This is like apartheid’: ANC veterans visit West Bank”

Congo: One hundred years of colonialism, dictatorship and war (1908-2008)

January 2, 2009 by Kambale Musavuli and Maurice Carney 2008 marked the 100-year anniversary of the removal of the Congo from King Leopold II of Belgium as his own personal property. Global outrage at the King’s brutal rule resulted in his losing the Congo treasure trove on Nov. 15, 1908. Leopold II accumulated spectacular wealthContinue reading “Congo: One hundred years of colonialism, dictatorship and war (1908-2008)”

Revolutionary Communist Party (PCR) of Brazil: In Defense of the Palestinian Homeland

In recent years, Israel intensified its offensive against the militant Palestinian people, trying by all means, economic, political and military subject him or destroy him, if possible and appropriate to control the rich oil and mineral resources of the entire region the Middle East. The military aggression, by continually bombing Palestinian people, border control, theContinue reading “Revolutionary Communist Party (PCR) of Brazil: In Defense of the Palestinian Homeland”

Forty years of African Liberation Day! Time to build the Party to complete the struggle

Published Dec 2, 2011 When the first African Liberation Day (ALD) demonstration was held in 1972, the U.S. front of the African liberation movement was reeling from deathblows being delivered by the U.S. government in a counteroffensive that had littered the international landscape with the bodies of murdered black freedom fighters around the world. Hundreds,Continue reading “Forty years of African Liberation Day! Time to build the Party to complete the struggle”

African alibi: What we learn from Anglo-Saxon fear of Lumumba, President

AFRICAN FOCUS By Tafataona Mahoso Sunday, March 07, 2010 – sundaymail.co.zw Despite the nominal co-optation and ascendancy of an African-American, Barrack Obama, to the presidency of the leading Anglo-Saxon power on earth, the intensity of Anglo-Saxon fear of an African revolution in 2010 is at the same level if not worse than it was inContinue reading “African alibi: What we learn from Anglo-Saxon fear of Lumumba, President”

US Government Report Undermines Zimbabwe Opposition’s Claim of Independence

By Stephen Gowans The US government had a hand in formulating the policy platform of the Tsvangirai faction of the Movement for Democratic Change, Zimbabwe’s main opposition party, and funded community-based newsletters to create a platform to persuade Zimbabweans to accept Washington’s point of view, according to a US government report. The report boasts thatContinue reading “US Government Report Undermines Zimbabwe Opposition’s Claim of Independence”

Marxist-Leninist Communist Party (Turkey): The duty of defending the Kurdish freedom movement has international character!

23 October 2011 / International Bureau / Statement No: 57 The Turkish bourgeois state represented by the AKP (1) government has been choked by the heavy losses resulting from the extensive guerrilla operation of the HPG (2) units on October 19. What they try to conceal under the oaths of revenge, racist provocations, lynching attemptsContinue reading “Marxist-Leninist Communist Party (Turkey): The duty of defending the Kurdish freedom movement has international character!”

Disappeared: Thousands of Libyan Blacks Turn Up Missing in Rebel Offensives

Entire City Depopulated, Declared ‘Closed Military Area’ Before the Libyan Civil War, Tawarga was an agricultural city of some 10,000, mostly black people, with an economy centering around palm trees and date production. Today, it is entirely empty, and declared a “closed military area” by the rebels. But where did the Tawargans go? That’s notContinue reading “Disappeared: Thousands of Libyan Blacks Turn Up Missing in Rebel Offensives”

Libyan Rebels Imprisoning and Torturing Thousands

An estimated 7,000 detainees being held, including women, children and black Africans tortured for skin colour Libya’s former rebels have illegally detained thousands of people, including women and children, according to the United Nations secretary general. Many of the 7,000 prisoners have been tortured, with some black Africans mistreated because of their skin colour, womenContinue reading “Libyan Rebels Imprisoning and Torturing Thousands”

Disappeared: Thousands of Libyan Blacks Turn Up Missing in Rebel Offensives

Entire City Depopulated, Declared ‘Closed Military Area’ Before the Libyan Civil War, Tawarga was an agricultural city of some 10,000, mostly black people, with an economy centering around palm trees and date production. Today, it is entirely empty, and declared a “closed military area” by the rebels. But where did the Tawargans go? That’s notContinue reading “Disappeared: Thousands of Libyan Blacks Turn Up Missing in Rebel Offensives”

Libyan Rebels Imprisoning and Torturing Thousands

An estimated 7,000 detainees being held, including women, children and black Africans tortured for skin colour Libya’s former rebels have illegally detained thousands of people, including women and children, according to the United Nations secretary general. Many of the 7,000 prisoners have been tortured, with some black Africans mistreated because of their skin colour, womenContinue reading “Libyan Rebels Imprisoning and Torturing Thousands”

Revolutionary Communist Party of Côte d’Ivoire (PCRCI): Civil War in the Ivory Coast – the Signs Are Out There!

Civil war raged in Ivory Coast. Those who claim otherwise now be counted among those fearing to be seen as alarmist or like stoking the violence. It is also about people who want to hide behind euphemisms for fear of having to face the difficult reality that the Ivorian people. In fact, the period beginningContinue reading “Revolutionary Communist Party of Côte d’Ivoire (PCRCI): Civil War in the Ivory Coast – the Signs Are Out There!”

Israel is an Apartheid State

Global Research, March 4, 2010  Before Israeli Apartheid Week (IAW) even began members of the Ontario Legislature and the Canadian Parliament are falling all over each other to denounce it. I can’t remember another time when elected legislators formally denounced a student activity like this. Perhaps during the 1950s when McCarthyism was rampant but thatContinue reading “Israel is an Apartheid State”

The Revolutionary Communist Party of the Ivory Coast (PCRCI) Warns the People Against Adventurism

The different factions of the Ivorian big bourgeoisie, in their struggle for power, are attempting to use the masses with calls for adventurist action. On December 16, 2010, Ouatara followers carried out several actions to free television state of siege imposed by the government, have called their activists (which is always asked to used asContinue reading “The Revolutionary Communist Party of the Ivory Coast (PCRCI) Warns the People Against Adventurism”

Studies V: PCOT on Foreign Affairs (II)

This post is a part of a new series of posts which will consist of translations and excerpts from the communiques, statements, pamphlets and other literature from left-wing political parties in the Arab world, especially Tunisia (others as well, Egypt, Algeria and Mauritania in particular). The selections will focus on foreign policy, women’s issues, relationsContinue reading “Studies V: PCOT on Foreign Affairs (II)”