Category Archive: Africa

Onward Towards 2017! A New Year’s Message

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Onward Towards 2017! A New Year’s Message Onward Towards 2017! (December, 2016) from LLCO.org A New Year’s message from the Director-General. The past year has been the most eventful, and arguably the most… Continue reading

Fidel Castro, Leader of Cuban revolution, passes away

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Fidel Castro, Leader of Cuban revolution, passes away From llco.org On Friday the 25th of November, 7pm local time, Fidel Castro, the former leader of Cuba, passed away. Fidel Castro served as the… Continue reading

Government burns down slum, 50,000 displaced in Nigeria

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[For many years the LLCO has been discussing the growth of slums across the world. The migration of the oppressed from the countryside to the city has created a new set of challenges… Continue reading

The New American Crusade in Uganda

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[With the failure of Western Christian Evangelicals and Dominionists to impose their arch-reactionary social agenda on the Western imperialist nations they have turned their eyes towards the Third World and Uganda in particular.… Continue reading

The struggle for Communism is the struggle for our planet: Ecological Double Dose!

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[Our common home is under attack! Our dearest comrade Planet Earth, who gives us life, is slowly shedding us.  At the ends of the Earth, the Ice Caps are melting because humans cannot… Continue reading

Israel involved in Rwandan genocide

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[Israeli involvement in the genocide of Third World peoples — NP] (HAARETZ )   The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the denial of a Freedom of Information request to make public documents about… Continue reading

Ousted Burkina Faso President, Blaise Compaore Charged in Thomas Sankara Killing

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[Leftist reformer Sankara was murdered by a coup backed by the French imperialists. Another example of how imperialism works against any African leader who stands up for his people. -NP] Ousted Burkina Faso… Continue reading

Islamic State is building a ‘retreat zone’ in Libya with 3000 fighters, say UN experts

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[The Islamic State’s momentum is waning. ISIS is a movement that was, in part, created by Empire. If IS is defeated in Syria and Iraq, IS will retreat mostly to Libya, where the… Continue reading

Nigeria paying $800 million to oil suppliers to end crisis

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[The current energy crisis in Nigeria is a prime example of how the parasitism of the first world works on underdeveloped countries. Nigeria is able to extract and export crude oil, but can’t… Continue reading

UN envoy: IS poised to become ‘serious threat’ in Libya

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[This article highlights why media literacy is so important. If you direct your attention to the third paragraph: “Libya has fragmented since the capital of Tripoli was overrun last year by Islamist-allied militias… Continue reading

NATO calls for ‘comprehensive response” to migrant crisis

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[NATO’s “stabilizing” of Libya and Syria is directly responsible for the violence that many of these people are fleeing. The last thing the region needs is more NATO and imperialist interference. -Uziel] Lisbon… Continue reading

Time running out for wild elephants say experts

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[Capitalism creates and sustains the market for ivory jewelry, resulting in the potential extinction of one of Earth’s most majestic creatures. As Leading Lights, we are obligated to care for the Earth and… Continue reading