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France Asks Palestinians to Give Up Right of Return

November 19, 2013

Shir Hever: French President Hollande suggests Palestinians give up right of return in exchange for Israel ceasing new settlement construction.

The Rise of Chinese Influence in Africa

August 5, 2013

Leonce Ndikumana: China invests in building Africa’s infrastructure, but fails to employ local labor

US Arming Syrian Rebels Likely to Inflame Already Bloody Conflict

June 12, 2013

Phyllis Bennis: Military resolution impossible in Syria, Americans should demand a negotiated settlement

People of the South to the North: Will You Face Up to Climate Catastrophe?

April 18, 2013

Martin Khor (Executive Director of the South Centre): Advanced countries of the North must cut emmisions in ratio to the amount they have polluted and facilitate transfer of green technology to the South or humanity will face calamity

Conflict In Mali

February 25, 2013
Sasha Ross: France wants to secure North Mali’s rice fields as a food supply for Libya; part of land grabs taking place all over Africa

Platinum Miners and Class Struggle in South Africa

February 14, 2013
Patrick Bond: Mining interests are a powerful force shaping African politics

The Bond Report

February 14, 2013
Patrick Bond: Mining interests are a powerful force shaping African politics

Maurice Carney on the Democratic Republic of Congo

January 31, 2013
Maurice Carney: US policy is seeking “stability” by militarizing Africa