Monthly Archives: March 2013

If You Carve Africa, Africa May Carve You. BRICS Lessons from Durban, by PATRICK BOND and KHADIJA SHARIFE


CounterPunch, March 28, 2013, http://www.counterpunch.org/2013/03/28/if-you-carve-africa-africa-may-carve-you/   Durban. The reach of the Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa (BRICS) leaders was palpable this week, not just here in Durban where they gathered on Tuesday and Wednesday to plan investments and infrastructure, but everywhere up continent … Continue reading

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New BRICS Development Bank Announced, by Stephen Lendman


(Global Research, March 28, 2013, http://www.globalresearch.ca/new-brics-development-bank-announced/5328794)   In September 2006, four original BRIC nations met in New York. On May 16, 2008, Yekaterinburg, Russia hosted a full-scale diplomatic meeting. In June 2009, Brazil, Russia, India and China again met in … Continue reading

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