Tanzania is violently evicting Indigenous Maasai people in the name of “conservation” to create a game preserve for United Arab Emirates royalty.
United Arab Emirates
World in View: Will Yemenis survive the proxy war?May 19, 2022
After seven years of war in Yemen, the UN estimates that almost 400,000 people, primarily civilians, have died, 60% from hunger and disease, with children being 70% of the deaths. The war has become a proxy for the Saudi Arabia-Iran Middle East conflict.
Readers’ Views: March-April 2022, Part OneMarch 19, 2022
Readers’ Views on: Putin’s Brutal War on Ukraine; War on Yemen; Canadian Convoy; Trucks and Tribes; and Abortion Politics.
Solidarity with Palestinians needed as state powers schemeJuly 1, 2021
The brief, dirty war that broke out May 10-21 between the Israeli government and Hamas, the Islamist group ruling Gaza had many reactionary consequences.
Pompeo worsens war on Yemen’s massesJanuary 31, 2021
In huge swaths of Yemen—particularly in areas controlled by Houthi rebels—famine and mass starvation are rampant. To add to this tragedy, U.S. President Trump’s Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s parting shot before leaving office was to declare the Houthis a terrorist organization, thus creating draconian difficulties for food aid to reach famine-suffering masses.
Editorial: Yemen: A voice that must be heardAugust 28, 2020
The regional war devastating Yemen is a counter-revolution against its Arab Spring revolution and its humanism.
Sudan: Call to ActionJune 13, 2019
Call to Action in solidarity with Sudan’s revolution
World in View: Yemen torn by poverty, imperialismJanuary 28, 2019
Yemen’s civil society organizations, representing the revolutionary hopes of 2011, have presented humane terms for a peace agreement. The state powers and non-state actors dependent upon them have their own ideas.
World in View: Sudan rises against genocidal Bashir
Sudan’s genocidal President Omar al-Bashir is being challenged by nationwide protests. The Sudanese people’s struggle is humanity’s struggle.
World in View: United Arab Emirates’ two-tier societyMarch 18, 2016
The United Arab Emirates, a Gulf state ally of the U.S. and Saudi Arabia, is the perfect model of a two-tier society.