‘All wars MUST END’: Trump’s new acting defense secretary signals withdrawal of US troops from Afghanistan

Christopher Miller is shown at a US Senate hearing in September. © Reuters / Joshua Roberts Acting US Defense Secretary Christopher Miller is apparently preparing to withdraw troops from Afghanistan, saying the conflict “isn’t over,” but adding that “all wars must end.” “This is the critical phase in which we transition our efforts from a …

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 …

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 …

Cuba responds to US siege

By BO Staff Writer “[W]hat adversaries ignore is that 60 years of sanctions, threats, and aggression of all kinds have stiffened our resistance. The historical experience of the revolution is an indispensable book of lessons. The first one is about personal, direct interchange with the people. They are the permanent source of creativity and encouragement.” …