Why Trump Has Gone Nuclear on Iran
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
The absolute majority of the Global South now has definitive proof; Washington simply cannot be trusted to keep its promises.
Just when world public opinion feared the United States and North Korea were on the brink of nuclear war, the new axis of ...
Russia wades into Saudi-Iran rift
- MK Bhadrakumar
The remark Wednesday (Oct. 11) by the Russian Deputy Foreign Minister and Presidential envoy for the Middle East Mikhail Bogdanov offering Moscow’s mediation for a rapprochement between Riyadh and Tehran comes within the week of the Saudi King ...
The Centenary of the Bolshevik Revolution: a Legacy to Celebrate
- Marcus Papadopoulos
This month, commemorations will be held in towns and cities across Russia to mark the centenary of the Bolshevik Revolution. Whilst the state and system that the revolution gave birth to – the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, and Soviet ...
The House of Saud bows to the House of Putin
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
Saudi Arabia pivots to Russia, the new sheriff in town
What a difference a year – an eternity in geopolitics – makes. No one could see this coming; the ideological matrix of all strands of Salafi-jihadi terror – which Russia fights ...
On 50th anniversary of his death: Che lives!
- Workers World
Ernesto “Che” Guevara — the great internationalist and revolutionary leader — died 50 years ago on Oct. 9, 1967, at the hands of Bolivian soldiers who were trained, equipped and put in motion by U.S. Green Beret and CIA operatives. ...
A revolutionary power to heal
The ideas that keep che's legend alive
- Vijay Prashad
On October 9, 1967, in southern Bolivia, near the barren and desolate village of La Higuera, the Bolivian Army, under instructions from the government of the U.S., trapped the isolated guerrilla column led by Ernesto ‘Che’ Guevara. Che, ...
“Create two, three... many Vietnams”
Message to the people of the world through the Tricontinental
- Ernesto Che Guevara Ερνέστο Τσε Γκεβάρα (1928-1967)
This message, written in Cuba in 1966 while Ernesto Che Guevara trained for combat in Bolivia, was published on 16 April 1967 in the form of a brochure for the Tricontinental magazine, mouthpiece of the Executive Secretary of the Organisation of Solidarity ...
US not to strike North Korea over certainty Pyongyang has nuclear weapons: Lavrov
- Irada Zeynalova Ирада Зейналова
Russia Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov commented on clashes between the US and North Korea amid recent nuclear launch.
VLADIVOSTOK (Sputnik) —The United States will not strike North Korea because Washington is sure that Pyongyang has ...
A document signed Jacques Foccart establishes the practice of targeted assassinations by the French State
- Jacques Follorou
A document extracted from the archives of the adviser to General de Gaulle shows how, during the war in Algeria, a German engineer found himself in the crosshairs of the external services.
Halfway through the summer of 1958, in the ...
Venezuela’s rebels against the Petrodollar
- Manlio Dinucci Μάνλιο Ντινούτσι مانليو دينوتشي
Venezuelan Minister of Oil announced on 15 September 2017: “From this week, the average price of oil will be indicated in the Chinese yuan”. For the first time, the sales price of Venezuelan oil is no longer priced in the dollar.