Serge Halimi, The left’s unsung story (Le Monde diplomatic)

Ilan Pappe (Israeli Professor) Israel has chosen to be a racist state with US support

Video of Graca Machel’s talk on identities interrogating Samora Machel’s statement ‘for the nation to live, the tribe must die’

Mark Weisbrot, The story of Venezuelas protests

Raymond Suttner, video interview on 20 years of democracy (Polity), part one

Mark Weisbrot, Truth about Venezuela, revolt of the well off not terror campaign

Ram Guha’s withering critique of Arundhati Roy’s celebrity activism (2000)

Le Monde diplomatique on Ukrainian uprising

Extreme weather and extreme energy usage are connected

General council of the bar slams government for silence over homophobic steps on the continent

Disasters set to rise in southern African region

Esperanda Spalding, We are America. Guantanamo Bay protest

Portia Siegelbaum, Cuban Economic reforms replace muddy field wholesale market

Pallo Jordan pays tribute to Nelson Mandela

Le Monde diplomatique on Louisiana’s profitable prisons

Le Monde diplomatique on implications of US/ Iran’s thaw in relations

US continued penalisation of Cuba under Obama

US drone attacks met with little world concern

International relations appear indifferent to detention of Tokyo

Department of International Relations and Cooperation do not seem very worried about Tokyo Sexwale’s detention at JFK airport. Continue reading

US use of drones as preferred mode of attack, contravenes international law