“U.S. Out of Africa!: Shut Down AFRICOM” – Interview with Vanessa Beck of the Black Alliance for Peace.


On October 1st, The Black Alliance for Peace (BAP) has launched
“ U.S. Out of Africa!: Shut Down AFRICOM ” a campaign designed to end the U.S. invasion and occupation of Africa.

Ten years ago, at the beginning of Barack Obama’s presidency, AFRICOM (The United States Africa Command) was launched. After 10 years of operations, militarization of the continent and illegitimate presence on African soil. It is time to question his legitimacy.

Samaa Elibyari interviews Vanessa Beck, B.A.P research team lead and Coordinating Committee member, to discuss this current campaign and the necessity to end AFRICOM.

For more information on the Black Alliance for Peace

To sign the petition “ U.S. Out of Africa!: Shut Down AFRICOM ” : in English / in French