Motsepe condemned for ‘Africa loves you’ comment to Trump, Mngxitama raises Botswana diamonds

Image credit: thesouthafrican.com By BO Staff Writer Patrice Motsepe, African Rainbow Minerals CEO, has told the rightwing US President Donald Trump that he is loved by Africa. Some say it’s both humiliating and embarrassing the way Motsepe expressed himself to Trump. Many have taken to social media to denounce Motsepe’s conduct. Instead of condemning US …

Honoring Patrice Lumumba

Image credit: This Is Africa By BO Staff Writer “African unity and solidarity are no longer dreams. They must be expressed in decisions” – Patrice Lumumba Full honors to Patrice Lumumba who was assassinated by U.S. and Belgium backed counter-revolutionary forces on January 17, 1961. Lumumba led the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to attaining …

Why We Should Defend Iran

Image credit: Anticonquista By BO Staff Writer The following article by Nicholas Ayala was previously published on the Anticonquista website under the title “Why Communists Should Defend Iran”: On Jan. 3, 2020, the U.S. committed a major act of terrorism and evil by killing Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani. Soleimani was instrumental in defeating ISIS …

Iraqi Al-Balad Airbase hit by several rockets – 4 injured

Iraq’s Ain Al-Assad Base after it was attacked by Iran’s Revolutionary Guards last week. Image credit: Aljezeera By BO Staff Writer The Iraqi Armed Forces has announced via its official Twitter account that the country’s Al-Balad Airbase, which is based in the Salah Al-Deen Province, has been hit by 8 Katyusha rockets which has left …

Bolivia’s free territory of Chapare has ousted the coup regime and is bracing for a bloody re-invasion

Spending time with the union members of Chapare, who run society in a collective fashion, offers special insights into the resistance to the coup. They succeeded in expelling the police, but now fear a bloodbath in retaliation. By Ollie Vargas Cochabamba, Bolivia — Known as Bolivia’s Chapare region, the Tropico of Cochabamba is a sanctuary …

Cuban Economy in 2019: No Decline Despite US Blockade

Photo credit: Flickr Estimates indicate that the Cuban economy did not decline in 2019, another victory over the U.S. blockade. Evidence of the capacity to resist and untapped potential we have, stated Alejandro Gil Fernández, minister of Economy and Planning, in his report to the National Assembly Despite the limitations, and thanks to the efforts …

CP Britain Assesses 2019 UK General Election

An extended meeting of the Political Committee of the Communist Party of Britain on 16 December called for a redoubled effort to assert the principles of socialism and working class internationalism, and to strengthen levels of working class mobilisation, in face of the Conservative victory in the general election. Addressing the meeting General Secretary Robert …

Trump’s Terrorist Drones – leaked video

Image credit: Iraqi Prime Minister Press Office via AP By BO Staff Writer A spine-chilling video of American terrorism has been leaked that allegedly captures the moment, at Baghdad airport, that the Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani and his comrades were killed by the US airstrike The images of the indiscriminate attacks and shelling, as well …

Iran blessed with Soleimani, SA cursed with Louis Vuitton and profit addicts

Image credit: medium.com By Andile Mngxitama Some nations are blessed with national heroes, like Iran is with the commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps’ (IRGC) Quds Force, Major-General Qassem Soleimani, who was assassinated last week in Baghdad by the war mongering imperialist United States (U.S.). Soleimani is a martyr of the oppressed people all …