Category: South Africa
In this context, critics are forcing open two crucial debates: first, is BRICS anti-imperialist as advertised, potentially inter-imperialist as the Ukraine battleground portends, or merely sub-imperialist where it counts most: in the ongoing global financial and climate meltdowns?
Venezuela participated in the gathering of the BRICS emerging powers and Latin American regional blocs in Brazil this week
The BRICS Development Bank – with an initial US$50 billion in capital – will be not only BRICS-oriented, but invest in infrastructure projects and sustainable development on a global scale
As the Soccer Games End, Political Ones Begin
The ANC’s victory came from a distinct minority of “the people”. The real ‘winner’, as has been the case since the 2004 elections, was the stay away ‘vote’.
South Africa Set to Re-elect the Party of Mandela
New book tells how a global anti-apartheid movement helped South Africa win its freedom, and the lessons for us
If the ANC’s bragging about its social policy continues without substantial reforms, then violent protests will continue
The Vote No! campaign calls on South Africans to “vote no” at the May 7, 2014, general election due to the corruption and neoliberal economic policies of the African National Congress
The rise of the Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa (BRICS) bloc represents a potentially important geopolitical and economic force