German Imperialism and Volkswagen: Dirty Games Continue

German imperialism and its companies have a long history of land grabbing, theft of mineral and agricultural wealth, as well as overexploitation of workers. And their opponents have been treated with violence, imprisonment, torture, murder and genocide. In this text we make a parallel of this process of colonial...

Africa Must Not Pay Foreign Debt to Fight Poverty

In October 2019, long before the global coronavirus epidemic, the World Bank already said without shame that: "If the circumstances remain the same, the poverty rate should decrease to just 23% in 2030". At the same time, it presents a bleak future for African countries. Also according to...

A Ticking Time Bomb from North to South Africa

When we talked a bit about the "invisibility" of Africa on the Covid-19 pandemic in the mainstream news, many people must have thought, "I know that story!" And they must know it, because this is the same logic that prevails in the way the bourgeoisie and its spokesmen treat...

African governments and COVID-19 prevention: hypocrisy and irresponsibility

To start talking about prevention on the African continent, we must state a fact that overlaps everything and anything that is discussed. The most basic preventive measure and what has become a real slogan before the pandemic, washing hands, is already a requirement that may sound absurd to the ears...

Nationalize and Rebuild African State-Owned Mining Companies

This text aims to present a continuation of the discussion initiated in “The imperialist financial capital in Africa - Overexploitation of the working class and the theft of natural wealth”, which addressed the issue of mining companies, financial capital and its relations with imperialist governments and local governments .In...

The Imperialist Tragedy of African Migration

EUROPEAN RIGHT-WING AND FAR-RIGHT SECTORS denounce that migration to the European continent is the reason for all ills of Europe. By Asdrubal Barbosa for International Courier 22 Special Edition on Europe   The article "Dismantling the myths about immigration" shows how the imperialist bourgeoisie uses existing misinformation about migrants to lay...

Imperialist Financial Capital in Africa

Overexploitation of the working class and the theft of natural wealth In the thought-provoking text “The Gravity of a Possible New World Recession”, published by Marxismo Vivo magazine number 15, the author, Eduardo Almeida, makes an important statement: “Financial capital controls the world at levels higher than that described by...

A new African Spring?

Today in Africa we see authoritarian, Bonapartist and dictatorial presidents who have ruled their countries for decades leaving power. All due to popular mobilization and widespread discontent. By Américo Gomes Recently in Algeria, Abdelaziz Bouteflika was forced to resign after nearly 20 years in power, forced by two months of popular...

“Freedom… Peace… Justice…” – Sudan’s Ongoing Revolution

On 19 December 2018, peaceful demonstrations broke out through the streets of Atbara, in the Republic of Sudan. Bread prices tripled in Atbara overnight, after months of struggle with long queues to purchase bread and petrol as well as to obtain cash. This spark ignited a fire within Sudanese...

Sudanese masses reject military coup after Omar al-Bashir goes

One Syrian (a refugee, a revolutionary and in daily contact with the revolution) said: We don’t accept recycling of the recycled garbage…two regime leaders in the same day… We accept freedom only… By Martin Ralph Sudan’s president Omar al-Bashir, after 30 years of dictatorial rule, was forced out by the revolutionary...

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