President Biden is hosting 40 international leaders for a climate summit on 22-23 April. The US needs to significantly increase its commitment to climate action, increase funding to deliver Green New Deal and support developing countries to pursue sustainable development.
A Feminist Lens podcast interview with Abortion Rights Chair Kerry Abel.
On22 April the House of Commons will vote on the claim that China is carrying out a genocide against Uyghurs in Xinjiang. There is no genocide and the truth will come out, just as the lies used to justify the disastrous US wars on Iraq and Vietnam were exposed.
The controversial CRED report is a right wing ideological attempt to shift the narrative on racism away from discussing how to address institutional racism to questioning its very existence – a cynical attempt to blow the dog whistle by a Tory government.
Vijay Prashad analyses recent political and electoral trends in Latin America against the background of the Covid pandemic and the US offensive against the left in the region.
Guillermo Lasso, a former banker with close ties to the US, won Ecuador’s presidential election, defeating progressive candidate Andrés Arauz. The left, meanwhile, remains a major political force in Ecuador and will resist the avalanche of attacks to come.