Russia: Prime Minister Medvedev Resigns After Putin Speech

From left, Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on their way to a cabinet meeting in Moscow 15 Jan. 2020. Image credit: VOA News English Russia’s Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev Wednesday announced his resignation shortly after President Vladimir Putin delivered his annual State-of-the-Nation Address, in which he proposed a nationwide vote …

World War 3 Is Already Here: The West’s War On Iran and the Global South

Image credit: Anticonquista BY CARLOS CRUZ MOSQUERA The unlawful assassination of Iranian military general Qassem Soleimani by the U.S. military has heightened an awareness of an impending world war in the collective Western conscious. Fortunately, for the majority of us living in the United States and Europe, our experience of war is never direct. It’s …

Evo Morales Suggests Forming Bolivian People’s Militias

On Sunday, Jan. 12, during a meeting for the Movement Toward Socialism (MAS) in Argentina, ousted Bolivian President Evo Morales suggested forming armed militias in defense of the people. This, amid rampant state violence under Bolivia’s fascist government, which forcibly took power in November 2019. Indigenous people, especially women and members of MAS, are still …

Chamisa pleaded for US invasion of Zimbabwe

Photo credit: REUTERS/Mike Hutchings By BO Staff Writer Between July 2004 and 2007 Nelson Chamisa, the president of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) is reported to have begged the US government to invade Zimbabwe with Special Forces and topple the Zanu-PF led government. Chamisa also pleaded with the US government to impose sanctions on …

Happy birthday Chairman Mao

Great leader of the Chinese Revolution, brilliant theoretician, exceptional strategist, powerful organizer, splendid administrator and a man of boundless initiative and enthusiasm for revolutionary change – these were the qualities that steered Mao Zedong to lead over half a billion Chinese people to victory. Black First Land First (BLF) notes that there is much to …

Progressive Media Failed Bolivia in the Run-Up to the Coup

Photo credit: BBC News By Lucas Koerner In our brave new age of hybrid warfare, corporate media play the role of ideological heavy artillery within the arsenal of Western imperialist powers. Day in and day out, “reputable” establishment outlets bombard progressive and/or anti-imperialist governments in the Global South with endless salvos of smears and libelous …