Asia & the Pacific

French elections in the face of the imperialist offensive

By Georges Gastaud  -- Gastaud is political director of Communist Initiative, the newspaper of the Pole of Communist Revival (PRCF),…

May 16, 2022

COVID-19 deaths mount while Biden funds war

The numbers are staggering.  In the two-year period from the start of the coronavirus pandemic in January 2020 through December…

May 9, 2022

U.S. aims to push China into war over Taiwan – a guest commentary

By Jorge Cadima Article first published in Avante, the weekly newspaper of the Portuguese Communist Party, April 21. Translation: John…

April 29, 2022

‘One dream to re-unite Korea’

A march calling for reunification of Korea and an end to U.S.-South Korea war games rallied in New York City…

April 29, 2022

‘Take This War and Shove It’ − The coming of age of a Vietnam War military resister

“Take This War and Shove It − A Most Unwilling Soldier 1967-1971,” by Greg Laxer, Unbearable Truth Publications, 2021, 327…

April 22, 2022

COVID and the capitalist crisis–a WW commentary

The capitalist class is “reopening” the international economy, harming many workers. Controls that significantly limited the spread of the coronavirus…

April 22, 2022

Remember the Maine! U.S. war lies

The reputation of the United States and its unrelenting military must precede any claim these entities make about “truth.” Time…

April 18, 2022

NATO’s global history of reaction

The U.S.-commanded military alliance called the North Atlantic Treaty Organization – NATO, was founded April 4, 1949. Its initials describe…

April 4, 2022

Unions in India stage two-day countrywide strike

A gigantic countrywide general strike over political demands — known in India as a “bharat bandh” — brought out workers,…

April 4, 2022

Western imperialism faces its weaknesses

By Manuel Raposo March 28 The author is editor of the Portuguese web magazine, jornalmudardevida.net. Translation: John Catalinotto. The G7…

April 1, 2022