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Africa is pregnant with democratic, anti-imperialist,anti-reactionary and anti-bureaucratic revolution-PCRV

The African continent, object of greed and centre of inter-imperialist rivalries in the context of the deepening crisis of the imperialist system and the struggle for the redivision of geostrategic spheres and spheres of influence, is mired in a great … Continue reading

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Communiqué sur l’Insurrection populaire en Haute-Volta dite Burkina Faso-PCRV

La Haute-Volta dite Burkina Faso traverse une situation révolutionnaire qui a débouché sur une insurrection populaire jeudi 30 octobre et chassé du pouvoir vendredi 31 octobre 2014 l’autocrate Blaise Compaoré, malgré ses manœuvres sordides pour se maintenir à tout prix … Continue reading

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The West African sub-region and Mali: zone of imperialist rivalries and military interventions against the peoples

Since the beginning of the 2000s with the political-military crisis in the Ivory Coast, and particularly in 2010, the West African sub-region has undergone major political events with great interests at play. Consider: The evolution of the political and military … Continue reading

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The rise of the struggle of the miners in Burkina Faso against neocolonial exploitation

Since the resumption of mining in Burkina Faso in 2010 and 2011, various companies have faced vigorous economic struggles of the workers over their living and working conditions. The employers do not like these workers’ mobilizations at all; they use … Continue reading

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The struggles of the poor peasantry and agricultural proletariat on the road to their true emancipation-PCRV

In recent years in the context of a revolutionary upsurge taking place in Upper Volta, called Burkina Faso, new social strata are contributing to the widening and radicalization of the struggles of the revolutionary and democratic movement, which is shaking … Continue reading

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Statement of CNR-MUN (Conseil National pour la Résistance-Mouvement Umnyobiste) on Burkina Faso Uprising

Le Mouvement Umnyobiste salue la chute du régime sanguinaire du Capitaine Compaoré et dénonce les vélléités recupératrices de la révolution par des forces obscurantistes nationales et internationales Le Conseil National pour la Résistance – Mouvement Umnyobiste (CNR-MUN), Mouvement politique anti-impérialiste … Continue reading

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World Popular Resistance Clippings 4/8/2013

  50 arrested after Burkina Faso student protests Students in the capital of Burkina Faso have set more than a dozen cars ablaze after negotiations with university officials failed. Police superintendent Patrice Yeye said Friday that two officers were seriously … Continue reading

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Burkina Faso Residents Protest Iamgold’s Essakane Mine Jobs

About 100 people in Burkina Faso, blocked a road to protest the lack of local employment at Iamgold Corp. (IMG)’s Essakane mine, said Mathieu Soubeiga, a resident of the area. “They were scattered by the police,” he said by phone … Continue reading

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Mother’s death sparks riot in Burkina

Angry protesters torched a maternity ward in Burkina Faso after a woman died in labor while nurses watched TV, prompting a rare promise that the government of the West African nation would take action, officials said Friday. The woman, who … Continue reading

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Burkina Faso Policemen Jailed for Killing in Custody That Sparked Riots

Three policemen in Burkina Faso were jailed today for the killing of Justin Zongo on Feb. 20 that sparked protests across the country. Nebie Belibi and Fayama Bema were sentenced to 10 years in jail, while Roger Narcisse Kabore was … Continue reading

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