Fuente: América Latina en Movimiento La “guerra contra el terror” inaugurada por George W Bush tras los atentados del 11 S, está siendo desplazada por la “contención” de China, la nueva estrategia delineada por el Pentágono […]
Trampling out the Vintage explains better than any other book how the UFW under Chavez’s leadership became in the 1960s and 1970s one of the most remarkable and successful unions in U.S. history but then crashed and burned so breathtakingly fast that by the end of the 1980s it had pretty much disappeared from the fields.
The US’ tendency to demonise and formulate assassination attempts on Fidel Castro shows a glaring double standard. Source: Al Jazeera Austin, Texas – In the 1950s, my father’s uncle Benito was summoned to Havana by Santo […]
“We need to be the ones to provide the answers to the questions of our times, because we are the main victims of the voracious policies of capitalism,” says Alexis Jiménez, a 23-year-old ethnologist who has spent the last two months camping out in front of the Mexico City Stock Exchange. […]
The “war against terror” inaugurated by George W. Bush as a response to the September 11 2001 attack is now giving way to a strategy of “containment” of China, the new strategy laid out by the Pentagon to encircle, and eventually stifle the asiatic power, with the objective of maintaining US global supremacy.
(IPS) – The stiff local opposition to the Conga gold mining project in the northern Peruvian highlands region of Cajamarca revived a long-postponed debate in this country, on the weakness of environmental impact studies in […]
(IPS) – Human rights groups and legal experts are concerned that a law passed by the Argentine Congress in the early hours of Thursday morning to crack down on terrorism could be used to criminalise […]
Source: Hispanically Speaking News Bolivia will become the first McDonald’s-free Latin American nation, after struggling for more than a decade to keep their numbers out of ‘the red.’ After 14 years in the nation and […]
In 1994, Manuel Cepeda, a Senator of the Patriotic Union Party in Colombia, was executed by paramilitaries under the command of the state. Since then his son, Iván Cepeda, devotes himself to the fight against impunity by working with the National Movement of Victims of State Crimes (MOVICE).
Fuente: América Latina en Movimiento Ollanta Humala en 136 días ha producido una “masacre política”, dejando en la calle a aquellos que lo construyeron como candidato, le escribieron los discursos y le pagaron la campaña electoral. […]