Category: Global

Fourth mobilization of Yellow Vests reveal Macron’s acts of repression

Dec. 9 -- The French government deployed 89,000 law enforcement personnel throughout France to confront "Act IV" of the national…

December 13, 2018 9:59 pm

Democratic Republic of Congo: Upcoming elections bring more imperialist interference

This article was first published in Avante, the weekly newspaper of the Portuguese Communist Party, on Nov. 29. Its author…

December 13, 2018 9:47 pm

Macron offers crumbs to satisfy Yellow Vest rage

Give a little, admit a few errors of tone, but maintain a policy of imposing austerity to make France “lean…

December 12, 2018 8:23 pm

Development vs. destruction: China and the U.S.

Escalating U.S. military confrontations, political threats, extreme tariffs and an ominous trade war against China are having global repercussions. These…

December 11, 2018 11:29 pm

WW editorial: Look for the motive

Oil! A Chinese business woman sits in a Canadian jail cell, arrested at the behest of the U.S. government. It’s…

December 11, 2018 11:06 pm

Solzhenitsyn and Jordan Peterson: Fascism, white supremacy and patriarchy

Last month, Penguin published a new edition of “Gulag Archipelago” by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn. A quote on the back cover says…

December 9, 2018 6:20 pm

Cops in France brutalize high school students who join Yellow Vest protests

A scene of ordinary life in France, in these times of conflict: On Thursday, Dec. 6, late morning, in front…

December 8, 2018 4:34 pm

Despite U.S., peace process continues in Korea

Over the past several months the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK or north Korea) and the Republic of Korea…

December 6, 2018 9:02 pm

Towards a convergence of struggles in France?

Nov. 29 -- Television channels around the world had the pleasure of broadcasting street events that took place in Paris…

December 5, 2018 8:09 pm

Yellow Vests’ anger turns to rage

Bulletin, Dec. 4 -- The French government has conceded on the original main demand of the Yellow Vest movement and…

December 5, 2018 8:06 pm