Nazis in Ukraine: seeing through the fog of the information war / by Gabriel Rockhill

2015 in Kiev on the birthday of Nazi collaborator Stepan Bandera, pictured on the black and red flag On February 24, Russian President Vladimir Putin undertook what he referred to as a “special military operation … to de-militarize and de-Nazify Ukraine.” Western bourgeois media immediately decried these stated goals, regularly repeating that the allegations of Nazism in Ukraine areContinue reading “Nazis in Ukraine: seeing through the fog of the information war / by Gabriel Rockhill”

Russia – Preparing the final battle for Donbass / by Latin American Summary

Last Tuesday, after a meeting in which the Russian delegation stated that progress had been made -although it later had to rectify itself to make it clear that Russia does not intend to negotiate on Crimea and reaffirm that the Donbass issue is also closed- Vladimir Medinsky announced a drastic reduction in Russian military activityContinue reading “Russia – Preparing the final battle for Donbass / by Latin American Summary”

Divided World: The UN Condemnation of Russia is endorsed by Countries run by the richest, oldest, Whitest people on Earth but only 41% of the World’s population / by Roger Stoll

Featured image: United Nations General Assembly voting board for the March 2 resolution against Russia. Photo: United Nations On March 2 of this year the UN General Assembly met in an Emergency Session to pass a non-binding resolution condemning Russia’s February 24 intervention in Ukraine.1 141 countries voted for the resolution, 5 voted against, 35 abstained,Continue reading “Divided World: The UN Condemnation of Russia is endorsed by Countries run by the richest, oldest, Whitest people on Earth but only 41% of the World’s population / by Roger Stoll”

Ukraine and the Global economic war: barbarism or civilisation? / by Prabir Purkayastha

Russian War on Ukraine: Two Local Perspectives (Photo: Wcuquad.com) Does the Ukraine war and the action of the U.S., EU, and the UK spell the end of the dollar as the world’s reserve currency? Even if the peace talks between Russia and Ukraine reach a 15-point peace plan, as Financial Times has reported, the fallout for theContinue reading “Ukraine and the Global economic war: barbarism or civilisation? / by Prabir Purkayastha”

The Communist Party’s position on Russia’s war in Ukraine / by the Communist Party USA

There have been questions recently about the CPUSA’s position on the war in Ukraine.  Following are official statements of our leadership.  First is the most recent statement excerpted from Joe Sims’ report to the National Board on March 3.  The second is taken from the NB’s first statement on Feb. 25th, 2022.   Our party does not supportContinue reading “The Communist Party’s position on Russia’s war in Ukraine / by the Communist Party USA”

The war should have been avoided / by Enrique Santiago Romero

Enrique Santiago Romero, Secretary General of the Communist Party of Spain Our geostrategic interests are not those of the United States. We do not support the European Union sending arms [to Ukraine].  Vladimir Putin is carrying out a brutal attack on Ukraine, an unjustifiable action even if Russia has reasons to feel its security threatened.Continue reading “The war should have been avoided / by Enrique Santiago Romero”

Putin regime emerges as the main danger to global peace and security / John Bachtell

Baba Vanga and Vladimir Putin superimposed on destruction in Ukraine. The blind clairvoyant Bulgarian mystic, Baba Vanga, died in 1996.Called the Nostradamus of the Balkans, she made various predictions of events that supposedly would happen up until and including the year 5000. Right wing Russian national chauvinists, including Vladimir Putin himself, must like one ofContinue reading “Putin regime emerges as the main danger to global peace and security / John Bachtell”

Ukraine war shifts world order, makes socialism more necessary than ever / Vijay Prashad

Does anybody really believe that the Pentagon, which drives NATO, is a legitimate leader of a world wide fight against fascism and autocracy? Some in the media claim that the U.S. is now totally united behind and is leading a world-wide fight for democracy. They forget that it is the world’s people that will haveContinue reading “Ukraine war shifts world order, makes socialism more necessary than ever / Vijay Prashad”

Opinion: The left must continue to condemn Russia’s invasion—and NATO / by Marcel Cartier

An elderly woman is helped by policemen after she was rescued by firefighters from her apartment after it was hit by a Russian bomb in Kiev, Ukraine, Tuesday, March 15, 2022. | Felipe Dana / AP BERLIN—Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is a disgraceful spectacle. The ongoing massive bombardment of urban areas is being undertaken withContinue reading “Opinion: The left must continue to condemn Russia’s invasion—and NATO / by Marcel Cartier”

Why a Ukraine ‘no-fly zone’ would mean the end of the world…literally / C.J. Atkins

Angel of Death? If the U.S., through NATO, enforces a no-fly zone over Ukraine, it would mean shooting down Russian planes and a guaranteed escalation of the war, with potential nuclear consequences. Here, Russian MiG-31 long-range jets fly over a statue of an angel atop the Alexander Column in St. Petersburg, Russia. | Dmitri LovetskyContinue reading “Why a Ukraine ‘no-fly zone’ would mean the end of the world…literally / C.J. Atkins”