Long Hair’s Letter to the Judge and to the People of Hong Kong

Your Honour, I have pleaded guilty, but not guilty. I plead guilty because I did make a public appeal to the Hong Kong public to join the “National Day Rally” on 30 September 2019, and I marched with the participants from Causeway Bay to Central on the following day. I will not admit my fault, because I have nothing to be ashamed of. On the … Continue reading Long Hair’s Letter to the Judge and to the People of Hong Kong

Erasing People through Disinformation: Syria and the “Anti-Imperialism” of Fools

Disreputable writers and outlets, often operating under the aegis of “independent journalism” with purportedly “leftwing” views, are spreading corrosive propaganda and disinformation that aims to strip Syrians of political agency [The following Open Letter was a collaborative effort of a group of Syrian writers and intellectuals and others who stand in solidarity with them. It is signed by activists, writers, artists, and academics from Syria … Continue reading Erasing People through Disinformation: Syria and the “Anti-Imperialism” of Fools

L’Accord de pêche: un nouvel épisode du Sénégal semi-colonial

Les manifestations sont une conséquence de la pandémie qui a aggravé la crise économique mondiale et qui, au Sénégal, a aggravé les problèmes sociaux. Cette ancienne colonie française, bien qu’indépendante, reste structurellement soumise au capital étranger qui s’exprime par des relations inégales et des absurdités qui continuent à affaiblir l’économie sénégalaise. L’accord de pêche imposé au Sénégal par l’Union européenne, que nous allons aborder ici, en est un exemple. Continue reading L’Accord de pêche: un nouvel épisode du Sénégal semi-colonial