Rojava: Martyrs Don’t Die

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‘To live like the fallen will be the revenge of humanity against fascist aggression.’

“There are actually similarities between the YPG and YPJ and the Islamic State group. I mean that in the sense that we both fight without fear. But while the I.S. group fights because they want to die – to go to paradise – we fight because we have something to live for.” It was a moment to be remembered, like so many on a daily basis in Rojava.

http://www.telesurtv.net/english/opinion/Rojava-Martyrs-Dont-Die-20170428-0012.html

Venezuela’s OAS exit gains support from international allies

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‘Cuba, China and Russia are among the first countries to show their support for Venezuela’s right to exercise its sovereignty.

Cuba was the first country to voice its support for Venezuela’s decision to start a process to pull out of the Organization of American States, while other international allies have also rallied behind the South American country with strong statements in support of its right to sovereignty.’

 

http://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Venezuelas-OAS-Exit-Gains-Support-from-International-Allies–20170427-0021.html

 

 

 

When and why will capitalism end? Prof RD Wolff

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‘In this educational video Professor of Economics Emeritus (University of Massachusetts), Marxist economist and founder of Democracy at Work, Richard Wolff, talks about capitalism’s current and future state. Prof. Wolff also explains how changes in how the workplace is organized can play a transformative role from capitalism into a more humane and rational system.’

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/40364-richard-d-wolff-on-the-state-of-capitalism-when-and-why-will-it-end