Posts by Emerican Johnson

Vietnam and Palestine: a History of Revolutionary Solidarity

Vietnam and Palestine share a long history of struggle and solidarity in the face of colonialism, imperialism, and occupation which stretches back to the Vietnam War, when Ho Chi Minh initiated official relations with the Palestine Liberation Organization in 1968 – the fiercest year of fighting against the imperialist USA. This made Vietnam one of the first nations to establish diplomatic ties with Palestine.


What do Fred Hampton and Ho Chi Minh have in common? They were both REVOLUTIONARY OPTIMISTS who believed that their...