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US Declares Vaccine War on the World

By Prabir Purkayastha on May 24, 2020

US President Donald Trump launched a new vaccine war this week, but not against the virus. It was against the world. The US and UK were the only two hold-outs in the World Health (more…)

Return to Normality?

By Atilio Boron on May 20, 2020

Chinese doctors wave goodbye to their COVID patients

The cruel pandemic that is battering humankind has evoked reactions of all kinds.  A few see it as the cruel but fertile epiphany of a better and more fortunate world that will sprout (more…)

The Nobel Peace Prize for the Henry Reeve Brigade

May 9, 2020

The International Committee for Peace, Justice, and Dignity calls on the friends of Cuba and men and women of goodwill to support the nomination of the “Henry Reeve International (more…)

Trump Rehearses the Invasion of Venezuela

By Atilio A. Boron on May 5, 2020

The frustrated incursion of a group of mercenaries trying to land on the coast of Macuto, La Guaira state, is yet another example of the United States being a “rogue state”; a country (more…)

Let’s Stop Pretending Billionaires Are in the Same Boat As Us During This Pandemic

By Chuck Collins on April 24, 2020

In this pandemic, we are unfortunately not in the same boat. Most Americans don’t even have a canoe. But some billionaires have taken to the high seas in their yachts – literally – to ride (more…)

What Comes After the Flood?

By Stella Calloni on April 28, 2020

Photo: Bill Hackwell

It is enough to look at the faces of the presidents who represent unbridled capitalism in times of decadence or to listen to their “speeches”, to understand some analysts who mention how (more…)

What Do We Mean When We Talk About the “New Order”?

By Fernando Buen Abad Domínguez on April 26, 2020

Mural by Diego Rivera

Transforming the world is a slogan of the people. The semantic hegemony over the idea of “New Order” is in a renewed dispute. It is not the first time that an international “crisis” (more…)

Cuba’s  Covid-19 Medical Brigades are not Medical Diplomacy They Are International Solidarity at its Finest

By Bill Hackwell on April 26, 2020

Photo:  Ismael Francisco Gonzalez

Today the latest medical brigade from Cuba’s Henry Reeves contingent arrived in South Africa to join the front lines with those saving lives in the battle against the Covid-19 pandemic. (more…)

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