Home / Politics / World

World

AN OPEN LETTER TO THE AFRICAN UNION (AU) DEMANDING DECISIVE STANCE TO OPPOSE PROLIFERATION OF APARTHEID VIA SETTLER COLONIALISM

Febuary 18, 2020 Dr Mustafa Mheta I am an interdisciplinary researcher and writer. I am writing this letter about yet another great Western imperialist crime and atrocity against yet another Third World country, Palestine, which is one of the most important observer members of the African Union (AU). It is …

Read More »

US Foreign Policy poses the severest threat to the American people and world peace – An international law perspective on the extrajudicial killing of Iranian General Qasem Soleimani

Feb 3, 2020 Ziyaad Ebrahim Patel* The United States president announced in the aftermath of a carefully planned and orchestrated drone strike which killed Iran’s Major General Qasem Soleimani. Fatalities included deputy commander of the Iraqi Popular Mobilization Force (PMF), Abu Mehdi. Widely reported in the media was the attack …

Read More »

Israel’s Stranglehold on American Politics

March 11, 2019 Chris Hedges Israel’s dominance of the Democratic Party is eroding and increasingly losing legitimacy in the eyes of the public. “The massive interference in our internal affairs by Israel and the Israel lobby, far exceeding that of any other country, including Russia or China, is not an …

Read More »

Pretoria permanently withdraws its ambassador from Israel

            Minister Lindiwe Sisulu. (Photo by Gallo Images / Thapelo Maphakela) April 5, 2019 Peter Fabricius International Relations Minister Lindiwe Sisulu says withdrawing SA ambassador is just ‘stage one’ in downgrading relations with Tel Aviv. The South African government has implemented what International Relations Minister …

Read More »

Yellow Vests and Red Unions Strike Together

On Tuesday, February 5, as the government of Emmanuel Macron pushed harsh repressive laws against demonstrators through the National Assembly, the Yellow Vests joined with France’s unions for the first time in a day-long, nation-wide “General Strike.” At the very moment when in Paris the lower house was voting to …

Read More »

The Global Left and the Danger of a Dirty War in Venezuela

Lucas Koerner warns that the Global North “left” critique of “authoritarianism” in Venezuela serves as ideological cover for the current coup and impending dirty war pushed by Washington. In a recent piece for Jacobin, Gabriel Hetland mapped out what he believes should be the “left” position vis-à-vis the ongoing US-led …

Read More »

Musharraf must clarify pro-Israel statements, Sherry

ISLAMABAD, February 23, 2019: PPP Parliamentary Leader in Senate, Senator Sherry Rehman criticized former President Pervez Musharraf over his statements regarding Pakistan’s ties with Israel – a state Pakistan has refused to recognize since its inception. Rehman said, “The entire country is shell-shocked over Pervez Musharraf’s pro-Israel statements in his …

Read More »