Come on, President Chávez!
- Esteban G.
How could Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez let these words slip out over the airwaves for the second time: "I believe that the conditions do not exist for the guerrillas (in Colombia) to be able to seize power in the foreseeable future" ...
Cuba and the rhetoric of human rights (2/2)
- Salim Lamrani
We will now analyze the human rights situation in France, Germany, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the Czech Republic.
Human rights in the heart of the European Union
According to Amnesty International (AI), grave violations ...
Saudi Sheikhs Obsession with Sex Fatwas
- Iqbal Tamimi
Women Saudi bloggers reflect the frustration of battling against an extremist male ideology that oppresses women by manipulating and twisting religious rhetoric to facilitate them in every possible way to serve men’s’ pleasures.
9 Proposals to Improve the TV program “6, 7, 8”
- Fernando Buen Abad Domínguez
Public Television with a mobilized audience
In a landscape of oligarchic TV production as dramatically poor as the Argentinean one, the daily “6, 7, 8” program broadcast by Public Television is a much needed breath of fresh air that contributes ...
Mass graves in Colombia: A never ending story
- Radio Nacional de Venezuela
Mass graves are found in various places in Colombia today. The group on enforced disappearances of the Justice and Peace Unit of the General Prosecutor’s Office of Colombia has found 86 bodies in four months.
Mass Graves in Colombia (Photo: ...
How the US and Morocco seized the Spanish Sahara
- Jacob A. Mundy
Last November marked the 30th anniversary of the Sahara crisis, triggered when Morocco successfully pressured Madrid out of its desert colony in autumn 1975. Despite the United States’ denials, declassified records reveal that King Hassan’ ...
The Torturer in the Mirror, a book by Iraqi dissident Haifa Zangana, former US Attorney General Ramsey Clark, and professor of sociology Thomas Ehrlich Reifer
- seven stories press
The Torturer in the Mirror
by Ramsey Clark, Haifa Zangana and Thomas Ehrlich Reifer
Seven Stories Press, New York 2010
Publication Date Sep 2010
Nb of pages 80
- feminism / feminismo / féminisme / Feminismus
Some time ago the following gem landed in my inbox: Barbarous Rituals: 84 Ways to Feminize Humans, an anonymous text originally written in the 1960s as part of the Women’s Liberation movement. Arguably, some of these rituals may have been modified ...
Ambassador Márquez: Venezuelan Proposal in UNASUR seeks to turn South America into a peace zone
- Radio Nacional de Venezuela
Turning South America into a peace zone is the ultimate goal of the proposal Venezuela is bringing to the meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Union of South American Nations (UNASUR), being held Thursday in Quito, Ecuador, said Venezuelan ...
Ricardo Alarcón Holds United States Responsible for Health of Gerardo Hernández, Anti-Terrorist Fighter
- Prensa Latina
Today Ricardo Alarcón, the President of Cuba’s National Assembly of People’s Power, said the U.S. government was responsible for the health of the anti-terrorist fighter, Gerardo Hernández, a prisoner in the United States ...