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Argentina: A Different Kind of Land Occupation

May 20, 2008 Shane Kavanagh 0

Land occupations are not unusual in the poorest suburbs surrounding Buenos Aires, but what sets this "Tierra y Libertad" occupation apart is its vision for another kind of community. All decisions are taken by popular assembly and the mechanisms of party politics have been consciously excluded. […]

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Mexico’s Battle Over Oil

May 19, 2008 Laura Carlsen 0

Source: Americas Program On April 8, President Felipe Calderon dropped a political bomb on the Mexican political scene. The Senate received an executive initiative that would fundamentally change the structure and operations of the oil […]

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