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It’s 2020. What Would YOU Do?

The year is drawing to a close, memorable for its unrelenting spotlight on coronavirus.  Reflecting on the past 12 months, imagine what you would...

Trump and Somalia

The outgoing president took another deceptive public step on Dec. 2: He ordered the remaining 700 U.S. troops out of Somalia. These troops are...

Arts project re-imagines the realities of Riverlea

A photography and theatre project gives residents from the ruptured and under-resourced community an opportunity to articulate the realities of life in the township...

Sudan struggles to cope with refugees of war in Ethiopia’s Tigray region

As many as 43,000 refugees crossed over from Tigray into Sudan during the two-and-a half week-long military conflict between November 4-28. They are mainly...

Half a million march in France against police violence, racism By G. Dunkel

In an explosion of anger and political rejection, 200,000 people marched in Paris Nov. 28 while another 300,000 in over 95 cities and towns...

Ethiopia: Civil War and Nation Building in the 21st Century

2 Dec 2020 – In light of the Ethiopian central government’s military clash with regional forces in Tigray province, Ann Garrison speaks with a member...

The Power of the Haitian People WEEK OF SOLIDARITY WITH HAITI  December 10 – December 16, 2020

View this email in your browser. The Power of the Haitian People WEEK OF SOLIDARITY WITH HAITI December 10 – December 16, 2020 On December 16th, Haitians will...

Africa: Scheme to Stop ‘Conflict Diamond’ Sales Is Not Working – Report

Cape Town — The international scheme to prevent the sale of diamonds from funding violence and war appears to have become “increasingly dysfunctional and...

Cornel West: We Must Fight the Commodification of Everybody and Everything

AN INTERVIEW WITH CORNEL WEST Philosopher and activist Cornel West discusses the presidential election and why a democratic socialist vision is necessary to overcome capitalism...

Myanmar: Fair Elections But Challenges Ahead by Rene Wadlow

The 8 November 2020 elections for the two houses of the Myanmar Parliament were carried out with little violence. The National League for Democracy...

The Silence of the International Community on Western Sahara

Enguiya Mohamed Lahu is President of Nova, a Sahrawi youth-led organization for the promotion of non-violence Women in Smara camp – the largest of the five...

Does WFP Deserve the Nobel Peace Prize?

STOCKHOLM / ROME, Nov 24 2020 (IPS) - On 10 December, representatives for the World Food Programme (WFP) will in Norway receive the Nobel Peace Prize at the Oslo...

Once again, South African domestic workers win in court, expanding domestic workers’ rights everywhere!

Great news! Last week, South Africa’s Constitutional Court ruled that domestic workers ruled that domestic workers injured on the job in the past can...

Is this a vaccine apartheid?

Optimism emerged last week following a vaccine being developed by Pfizer and BioNTech companies for Covid-19 fight. However, some governments are scrambling to lay...

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