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Why is the American government constantly at war with one enemy or another
abroad and at the same time failing to foster peace and stability inside the
country? It has everything to do with US imperialist militarism around the
world and systemic racism at home.
The Unites States Social Forum (USSF) is taking place this week in Philadelphia
and San Jose, in collaboration with other sites throughout North America.
Former US President George W Bush and former British Prime Minister Tony Blair
destroyed entire countries in their military adventurism. Yet they are free men
enjoying their retirement without any fear of international justice. The ICC
must have the substance and manifestation of justice and fairness.
This Declaration contains some of the salient ideas from delegates who hailed
from across the continent, as well as from the rest of the world, to articulate
what is required for the creation of a united, liberated, renascent and
On May 20, Bolivian President Evo Morales issued Supreme Decree 2366, opening
up Bolivia Continue reading
The three contingents of the Caravan in Defense of Water, of the Land, and of Work and Life converged in Mexico City on May 22. The Yaqui tribe led the caravans, heading out May 11, to traverse the entire country from three routes: northwest, northeast and the south. When they arrived at their destination, their numbers had swelled with hundreds of grassroots activists from many different causes, organizations and locations.
We are women; We are youth; We are the rainbow; We are children; We are
defenders of democracy; We are representatives of all identities; We are
defenders of a free world; We are protectors of nature; We are builders of a
safe life economy; We are workers; We are labourers; We are the guarantors of
social rights. Continue reading
Sexual violence remains one of the most pressing problems faced by the IDPs who
live in insecure areas controlled by armed militias in the Somali capital. The
rainy season has already started and those forcefully evicted by the government
are once again suffering from the cold weather.
The mass murder of nine African Americans killed in the Emanuel African
Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, SC, by avowed white supremacist
Dylann Storm Roof is another atrocity in a centuries-long history of racist
violence aimed at terrorizing black people, from their days in slavery to their
efforts to organize politically and join labor unions, right up to the present