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Ethiopian attack on rally addressed by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on June 23, 2018 in Addis Ababa

Viewpoint: Ethiopia and Zimbabwe Heighten Security in Response to Attacks on Political Rallies

From the Horn to Southern Africa similar destabilization efforts met with condemnation Two separate grenade attacks in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa and the...

Viewpoint: Third Triumphant Visit by DPRK Leader to China

Trip takes place just one week after historic summit in Singapore Supreme Leader Kim Jong un of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and...
DPRK and Chinese leaders in Beijing during historic meeting in 2018

Viewpoint: Recent Developments Involving the DPRK and United States Relations

DPRK has long tradition of struggle against imperialist military intervention Note: This address was delivered at a public meeting held on Saturday June 2, 2018...
Das Kapital

Viewpoint: History in Capital and Capital in history

In Das Kapital or Capital, Karl Marx resolved the key conundrums of the classical political economy: what was value, where surplus value came from,...
Cuba Presidents Fidel and Raul Castro with Angolan President Dr. Agostino Neto

Viewpoint: Cassinga to Cuito Cuanavale, From Hope and Tragedy to Triumph

Landmark anniversaries highlight the historic role of the alliance between the people of Cuba and Africa Two important commemorations related to the struggle for...
US swims against tide of trade globalization

Viewpoint: Why U.S. excuses for punishing China with tariffs untenable

U.S. President Donald Trump has since his election campaign been criticizing China for what he said were Beijing's "unfair trade practices," and the recent...
President Akufo-Addo interacting with President Paul Kagame

Viewpoint: African Continental Free Trade Area: Prospects and Problems for Implementation

Aim of agreement is to create a single market of economic cooperation On the eve of the 55th anniversary of the formation of the Organization...
Soldiers attend a briefing during the annual joint military exercise Foal Eagle between South Korea and the United States in Pocheon, northeast of Seoul, March 25, 2015. (Xinhua/Seongbin Kang)

Viewpoint: Ghana Opposition Parties Form United Front Against United States Military Deal

AFRICOM effort to deepen its penetration of the continent faces resistance A leader of the second largest political party in the West African state of...
Abayomi Azikiwe Photographs, March 24, 2018 268

Viewpoint: The Struggle to Defeat Austerity in Detroit and the World

Origins of the global economic crises are to be found within the capitalist and imperialist system Note: This is the text of an address delivered...
Mozambique Liquefied Natural Gas production to increase amid debt default

Viewpoint: Mozambique Forced to Restructure After Debt Default

Economic growth proves unsustainable for Southern African state in present world situation Since 2014 many energy producing emerging states in Africa and worldwide have fallen...
National Conference to Defeat Austerity organizers

Viewpoint: National Conference to Defeat Austerity in Detroit to Emphasize Programmatic Approach to Economic...

Despite the claims of prosperity and full employment, millions are living in poverty and distress March 24 will be an important date for the Moratorium...
AFRICOM in the Sahel

Viewpoint: Tillerson Targets Africa While Administration Declares Trade War amid Intensified Militarism

Secretary of State to visit several states as uncertainty accelerates over world economic situation Oil magnate turned top United States envoy, Rex Tillerson, is...
Stokely Carmichael with Vietnamese youth leader in 1967

Viewpoint: African Americans, National Liberation and the Vietnamese Revolution

Five decades ago global struggles against imperialism united peoples throughout the world African American History Month Series No. 1 During the height of the genocidal war...
Pentagon drone attacks in Somalia

Viewpoint: Pentagon Drone Attacks Escalate in Somalia While AMISOM Plans Withdrawal

Trump administration creates conditions for further displacement and hunger Somalia is facing yet another major crisis as the United States steps up its drone attack...
Federal Government Shutdown Graphic for Jan. 2018

Viewpoint: Federal Government Shutdown and the Duopoly System of Two-party Politics

Both Republicans and Democrats fail to represent the majority of people inside the United States After the failure of the Republican and Democratic Senators to...
Haitians demonstrate against United States President Donald Trump's racist remarks

Viewpoint: African Union, International Community Condemns United States President Donald Trump for Racist Slurs

Statement distorts actual role of African people in building capitalism and imperialism Each week another controversy unfolds in the United States over the character of...
Ivorian supporters of Laurent Gbagbo and the FPI

Viewpoint: Disgruntled Soldiers Stage another Mutiny in Ivory Coast

Angry troops burn down military base in Bouake amid recriminations over command structures In the second largest Ivorian city of Bouake, soldiers have defied orders...
Sudan and Turkey Presidents hold meeting

Viewpoint: Sudanese and Egyptian Relations Further Strained Over Territorial Dispute

Khartoum takes case before the United Nations amid disagreements over broader regional issues Two leading African states, Egypt and Sudan, are maintaining their historical claims...
Zambian President Edgar Lungu meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamim Netanyahu

Viewpoint: Zambia Must Clarify Whether it Will Host a Israel-Africa Summit

Gathering amid unprecedented Palestine solidarity demonstrations would go against historical continental support for nationally oppressed peoples Several news articles were published in early December indicating...
Demonstration outside US embassy in Malaysia against US Palestine policy

Viewpoint: Trump Declaration on Jerusalem Unleashes Palestine Solidarity Demonstrations Worldwide

United Nations Security Council debate illustrates increasing isolation of United States’ Israeli policy Under the tremendous weight of domestic scrutiny and criticisms of his policies,...
Yemen damage by Saudi airstrikes, Dec. 5, 2017

Viewpoint: United States Coordinated War in Yemen Intensifies After Saleh Assassination

Despite Trump’s statement on the need to end the economic blockade, bombings and ground operations continue against the Ansurallah forces Former Yemen President Ali Abdullah...
European Union-Africa Summit in Abidjan, Nov. 29, 2017

Viewpoint: Fifth European Union-Africa Summit Plagued by the Imperialist Destruction of Libya

2011 Counter-revolution against Gaddafi underlines the reemergence of enslavement and genocide Abidjan, Ivory Coast is the scene of the annual European Union-Africa Summit where...
Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta with First Lady Margaret at Swearing In on November 28, 2017

Viewpoint: President Uhuru Kenyatta Sworn In for Second Term

Kenya faces challenges as opposition coalition threatens to establish parallel regime A rerun of the national presidential elections in the East African state of Kenya...
Somalian attack on April 9, 2017

Viewpoint: United States and AMISOM Troops Targeted in Bomb Attacks in Somalia

Al-Shabaab said it has killed five AFRICOM troops traveling in Mogadishu convoy amid an escalation in Pentagon bombings Reports from the capital of the Horn...
Niger unrest on Oct. 30, 2017 sparked by austerity budget

Viewpoint: Pentagon Explanations for Niger Operations Cannot Conceal Strategic Interests

Cover up underway to obscure why AFRICOM is escalating its presence on the continent Almost on a daily basis the recounting of circumstances involving the...

IUCG Promotes Religious Diversity

The Islamic University College, Ghana (IUCG) has organised a public lecture on religion and ethics as part of efforts to promote religious diversity and...
Rev. Edward Pinkney addresses the Moratorium NOW! Coalition alternative people's summit to the World Conference of Mayors, October 23, 2017

Viewpoint: Detroit’s Invisible Majority and the Crises of Municipal Governance

Claims of revitalization exclude the social aspirations of African Americans and the working masses During the week of October 23-27, the World Conference of Mayors...
Kenyan opposition gangs loot stores in Nairobi township of Kawangware aimed at disrupting East Africa's largest economy

Viewpoint: Kenyan Government Facing Down Concerted Destabilization Campaign

Western-backed opposition forces seek to ignite civil war in East Africa’s largest economy President Uhuru Kenyatta of the Republic of Kenya is tasked with reversing...
Togo masses standoff with security forces

Viewpoint: Gnassingbe regime unleashes deadly force in effort to stall political reforms

Death Toll Mounts in Togolese Governmental Repression of Mass Demonstrations Four people were reportedly killed by security forces during demonstrations organized by opposition forces on...
AFRICOM in the Sahel

Viewpoint: United States Imperialist Aims Exposed in Niger

Killing of four soldiers illustrates rising militarism across the continent There has been no substantive discussion within the United States corporate and government controlled media...

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