In 2021, 37% of the total spending to stop deforestation was allocated to military actions.
Massive spending by states on military production and destruction is a criminal waste of resources. The priorities of humanity are the fight against inequality and poverty.
An interview with María José Pizarro, whose father, Carlos Pizarro Leongómez, was a Colombian left-wing politician assassinated in 1990.
Meanwhile, the People’s Summit for Democracy stands up for the people of Latin America, and against the U.S. policy of isolationism.
The othering of non-white, non-European people serves to diminish the reality of their suffering.
NATO’s war in Libya was its first major military operation in Africa, but it was not the first European military footprint on the continent.