International Solidarity

Kwasi Pratt Jnr deplores military actions in Ivory Coast

Kwasi Pratt Jnr deplores military actions in Ivory Coast

By | April 6, 2011 at 6:29 pm | No comments

Arch O.Ansah/Ghananewslink.com The Editor of the Insight Newspaper and leading member of the Socialist Forum, Kwasi Pratt Jnr is convinced that the on-going military bombardment by French forces and local Ivorian rebels on Laurent Gbagbo and his loyalists, only amount to an...

Posted in: Africa, International Solidarity, News, Self-Mobilisation, Situational Awareness, The Pan-Africanist Imperatives

Assault On Libya Assault On Africa

Assault On Libya Assault On Africa

By | April 3, 2011 at 8:01 pm | 4 comments

You invade Bahrain. We take out Muammar Gaddafi in Libya. This, in short, is the essence of a deal struck between the Barack Obama administration and the House of Saud. (Pepe Escobar 4/2/11) Why would the ouster of Qaddafi be such a high priority for the United States? One...

Posted in: Africa, International Solidarity, Libya, News, The Pan-Africanist Imperatives

Libya: We urge for a quick end

By | March 26, 2011 at 3:50 pm | One comment

Libya: We urge for a quick end by Samia Nkrumah on Thursday, March 24, 2011 at 2:37pm Africa and the world needs peaceful solutions to continental and global problems. We want to resolve conflicts through dialogue and not by unleashing bloodshed and suffering as is happening...

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AFRICOM Goes To War In Africa

AFRICOM Goes To War In Africa

By | March 23, 2011 at 1:34 am | No comments

The US Africa Command is now at war on the continent of Africa. And not surprising, the war is about oil. “R2P” – Responsibility to Protect – is the Obama regime’s favored formula for pouring mud in the otherwise clear waters of international law. The philosophy –...

Posted in: Africa, International Solidarity, Libya, Middle East, News, Situational Awareness

Have Nigeria, South Africa, and Gabon betrayed the African Union?

Have Nigeria, South Africa, and Gabon betrayed the African Union?

By | March 22, 2011 at 2:30 pm | No comments

By Michael J.K. Bokor, Ph.D. When the rebellion against Libya's Muammar al-Gaddafi erupted, the African Union registered its concern and called for circumspection while making moves toward a non-violent solution other than the current international military operations against...

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Libya: “No Fly Zone” UN Resolution 1973

Libya: “No Fly Zone” UN Resolution 1973

By | March 18, 2011 at 4:07 pm | No comments

Resolution The full text of resolution 1973 (2011) reads as follows: “The Security Council, “Recalling its resolution 1970 (2011) of 26 February 2011, “Deploring the failure of the Libyan authorities to comply with resolution 1970 (2011), “Expressing grave...

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Amy Goodman Reports from South Africa on Aristide’s Planned Return Trip to Haiti After Seven Years in Exile

Amy Goodman Reports from South Africa on Aristide’s Planned Return Trip to Haiti After Seven Years in Exile

By | March 16, 2011 at 11:39 pm | No comments

Democracy Now! March 16, 2011 Former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide has decided to return to Haiti this week ahead of Sunday’s presidential runoff election. Aristide has lived in exile in South Africa since 2004, when he was ousted in a U.S.-backed coup. Despite...

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One Year After The UF Shooting Of Kofi Adu-Brempong

One Year After The UF Shooting Of Kofi Adu-Brempong

By | March 4, 2011 at 12:11 pm | No comments

Name: Coalition for Justice Against Police Brutality (UF) Category: Common Interest - Beliefs & Causes Description: On March 2nd, graduate student and teaching assistant Kofi Adu-Brempong was shot in the face with an assault rifle by officers of the University...

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Black Africans In Libya Cry Out For Help!

Black Africans In Libya Cry Out For Help!

By | March 4, 2011 at 4:18 am | One comment

Within the nooks and creeks, even difficult for the Libyans themselves to find them are most probably black Africans, scared stiff to sneak out of their hide-outs because of the inevitable confusion with "African mercenaries" and facing mob justice. reports coming out indicate...

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10th Congress of All Africa Students Union (AASU) ends in Ghana

10th Congress of All Africa Students Union (AASU) ends in Ghana

By | February 28, 2011 at 12:07 pm | No comments

The 10th Congress of the All African Students Union has ended in Accra, Ghana with a clarion call to all African students to unite to help the continent as over the past month the reputation for the continent has been maligned with protest and fighting especially in the Northern...

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