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Call for Global Action, La Via Campesina

April 17, 2019

This April 17th – the International Day of Peasant Struggle – with our living memory and rebellion inherited from our 19 landless comrades murdered with impunity in the Eldorado do Carajás Massacre in Brazil, (more…)

Moreno Bows Down to the Empire and Hands over Julian Assange

By Enrique Amestoy on April 11, 2019 

After this article was written it was reported that the U.S. Justice Department had requested Julian Assange’s extradition, charging him with the vague and broad crime of “conspiracy to commit a computer crime.” (more…)

Julian Assange Arrested by British Police After Ecuador Withdraws Asylum

April 11, 2019

“Today, I announce that the discourteous and aggressive behavior of Mr. Julian Assange, the hostile and threatening declarations of the allied organization, against Ecuador,” Moreno stated. (more…)

Will Christchurch be our Wakeup Call?

By Rifat Audeh on March 19, 2019

Yesterday I met my cousin, although he was killed in cold blood a few days ago, at the Christchurch terror attack in New Zealand. I “met” him upon visiting his aunt’s house and learnt much more about this ambitious 33-year-old whose life was cut so short. (more…)

State-Sponsored Islamophobia & Trump’s Anti-Immigrant Rhetoric Embolden Right-Wing Terrorists

March 18, 2019

Fifty people are dead, and millions around the globe are mourning, following the massacre at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday. (more…)

Venezuela Announces Arrival of 7.5 Tons of Medicine

February 21, 2019

The Venezuelan president met with representatives of the health sector, from Russia, Cuba and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), at the Miraflores Palace, to discuss how to strengthen Venezuela’s health system. (more…)

The Yellow Vest Movement Triumphs for Now but Questions Remain

December 6, 2018

In the face of the unceasing and surging Gilets Jaunes (Yellow Vests) protests in France, the French government has been forced to roll back its decision of hiking taxes on fuel. (more…)

Peasants’ Rights Declaration Presented before the UN General Assembly

October 26, 2018

MST School, Brazil. Photo: Bill Hackwell

The “UN Declaration on the rights of peasants and other people working in rural areas” was presented in the UN headquarters to the Third Committee of the General Assembly on 25th October. (more…)

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