Monthly Archives: January 2018

‘Humanitarian Intervention’ is a capitalist sham

The crisis in Rwanda in 1994 was a product of Belgian and German imperialism, colonialism, and growing ethnic tensions between the Tutsi and the Hutu—particularly the Rwandan Patriotic Front (RPF) and Hutu extremists who rose to power after the independence of Rwanda in 1962. The Rwandan conflict gained international attention particularly by the UN, and it was debated whether or

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Israel’s Nuclear Weapons Program: A Review

By Val Reynoso The origins of Israel’s nuclear weapons program was initiated by the founding Prime Minister of Israel, David Ben-Gurion, who stated that Israel could only survive as a newly-formed, fiscally poor nation following the 1948 Arab-Israeli war if it possessed nuclear weapons in order to deter militaries, such as those from then-enemies Egypt and Jordan. Israel made an

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