Category Archives: Current African News

The Collapsed Economy Isn’t Coming Back—Schiller Conference April 25-26 Charts a New Paradigm

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The 50-year run of austerity for the sake of the benefits of free trade is over.

The cause of this pandemic crisis is no country, no one leader, and no virus—it is the unpreparedness of the last 50 years’ casino-speculation system to save Read the rest

Argentine Historian Urges Look to FDR’s New Deal for Solutions, Since Neo-Liberalism Is Dead

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The reality is that the pandemic “is closely linked to the advance of neo-liberal economic globalization which rapidly multiplied the effects of the new disease to all corners of the globe.” It’s at times of global crisis like this one, he continues, that Read the rest

Senegal, the DRC and anti-malarial drugs to fight Covid-19

Senegal, the DRC and anti-malarial drugs to fight Covid-19

by PD Lawton,  20 April 2020

Hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine are becoming more widely used to mitigate the effects of Covid-19. Hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine are synthetic derivatives of quinine . Chloroquine is cheaper to produce but more potentially toxic than Hydroxychloroquine. Quinine … Read the rest

Anti-China Hysteria Is Very Dangerous, and Very Stupid

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Anti-China Hysteria Is Very Dangerous, and Very Stupid

April 16, 2020
In 2017 Helga Zepp-LaRouche was invited by China to attend an International Conference on the “Belt and Road” Initiative by China. During her trip she appeared on an English Language dialog show, “Dialogue with Yang
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Impi ikhona: The War on our Movement Continues in Durban

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Impi ikhona: The War on our Movement Continues in Durban

Friday, 3 April 2020

Abahlali baseMjondolo Press Statement

Impi ikhona: The War on our Movement Continues in Durban

The eThekwini Municipality attacked Ekuphumeleleni again today. Once again the notoriously violent and brutal Calvin security company

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There Is No Corona Virus Depression: The British Neoliberal System Was Already Crashing

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There Is No Corona Virus Depression: The British Neoliberal System Was Already Crashing

If we think the biggest problem with the economy are the effects of social distancing and laying off non-essential workers, we are in for a rude awakening. We’ve got to reckon with the … Read the rest

Food Shortages and COVID-19 in Africa: Interviews With Lawrence Freeman

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Food Shortages and COVID-19 in Africa: Interviews With Lawrence Freeman

April 7, 2020

UN warns of food shortages across globe

Please view this 7 minute interview with Lawrence Freeman on PressTV. Watch: Interview: COVID-19-Hunger in Africa

In this interview with PressTV, Mr Freeman

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eThekwini Municipality Evicts Again, This Time with the Backing of the Army

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eThekwini Municipality Evicts Again, This Time with the Backing of the Army

Thursday, 2 April 2020

Abahlali baseMjondolo Press Statement

eThekwini Municipality Evicts Again, This Time with the Backing of the Army

The eThekwini Municipality has just attacked the Azania settlement in Cato Manor again.

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British Empire System Offers Africans a Choice—Either Starve or Get Coronavirus

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British Empire System Offers Africans a Choice—Either Starve or Get Coronavirus

April 15 (EIRNS)—Under British imperial conditions, at this moment, citizens of Africa’s 54 nations are being confronted with the horrendous choice of either starving or being infected with the coronavirus.

An … Read the rest