Africa

Are Algerian Protests a Color Revolution?

AG19The ongoing protests against the sitting president Abdelaziz Bouteflika that remained at the helm of Algerian politics for two decades and was going to run for the office for the fifth time have led to an abrupt deterioration in the political situation in this country. As a matter…

Remembering Kwame Nkrumah: Africans’ Last Cha...

kuii333422The story you are about to read reemphasizes how old empires still feed off the people of Africa. The cyclical nature of bad policy toward the people of the continent comes around again to the central theme – the Anglo-European domination of the world must not be challenged…

The New Plan for Africa is Just Like the Old ...

John-Bolton 2When US National Security Advisor John Bolton unveiled the new United States plan for Africa last December, few in Congress knew the closely guarded secrets of the plan that was already in progress for almost a year. The journalists, African dignitaries, US government officials, and political groupies in attendance at the Heritage Foundation…

Africa Shifts to Putin, NOT the Other Way Aro...

ZIM34322This afternoon I sat in dazed disbelief at a “news” story from Financial Times proclaiming Vladimir Putin’s “shift” to Africa. With a couple of centuries of imperialist mayhem behind the Anglo-European cohort, any photo op with Vladimir Putin and a desperate leader ends up a headline. Here’s the truth of the matter of Africa. With nowhere…

Deciphering Economic Warfare Code: The Sub-Sa...

1519896This week Moody’s warned the whole world of Kenya struggling to repay heavy Chinese debt. News from the South African gained over 400 social media shares too, amplifying the hysterical warning that all of Sub-Saharan Africa is at risk of having “strategic assets” seized when…

At the Pump, Yemeni Blood Flows Red Into Your...

1155Concerning the Yemen massacre, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo have pleaded woefully for a ceasefire. Then, waving their arms wildly behind their backs, they gesture to Saudi pilots to take off to deliver more American ordinance on civilians…

Defense Technology Exports Strengthen Russia’...

RUST6456311Offering defense technology aid is a great way for big players in the international arena — such as Russia, China, and the United States — to build relations with developing countries and strengthen their base of influence. Cooperation in the defense sector is a sign of great trust…

Drowning in Debt Forever: The Fate of Africa ...

AFDE68693322Headlines this week from western mainstream media paint an Africa-China financial crisis brewing. On the contrary, Chinese and African news reveals a “win-win” financial atmosphere mostly. These conflicting “truths” prompted me to report about Africa debt, and just what…

Top Secret: Rwanda War Crimes Cover-Up

ICTR3434323The United States and its allies are experts at covering their crimes and finding scapegoats to take the blame for them. They are doing it now with their disinformation campaigns against Russia, China, Iran, Venezuela, North Korea, and Syria. The show trials at the UN’s Yugoslav…

The Real Cost of Food and Medicine in Africa ...

785643534534What is the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation really doing in Africa? A recent Goalkeepers report entitled “Is Poverty Inevitable” attracted my attention this week. With characteristic billionaire-level content writers in tow, the world’s most famous philanthropic couple publish…

Uganda: Profiling US Meddling Across Africa

4432While China builds roads, rail, pipelines, airports, seaports, and factories across Africa, the United States finds itself resigned to selling weapons and stirring up conflicts between and within African states to disrupt the rise of the continent independent of Western hegemony…

Offshore Energy Richness and America’s Maurit...

USAF3747242342News that a prominent anti-slavery activist named Biram Dah Abeid was arrested in Mauritania coincides with the revelation oil giant Shell is to begin exploring oil and gas offshore the West African country. The country with one of the worst human rights records is also a poker chip…


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