Venezuela: A New Change of Direction for the Congress of Communes

By Geraldina Colotti and Veronica Diaz on October 15, 2019

“Nobody surrenders here! Commune or nothing!”

On October 20, 2012 after his historic victory over a right-wing candidate in Venezuela’s presidential elections, Hugo Chavez used a meeting with his Cabinet of (more…)

Cuba and the Dystopia in the Window

By Rosa Miriam Elizalde on October 17, 2019

Photo: Bill Hackwell

Hispanist Karl Zeligman said he was 12 years old when he left Germany in 1939 on a plane occupied by Jewish children bound for London. (more…)

Venezuela Wins Seat on UN Human Rights Council

October 17, 2019

Jorge Arreaza,

As Venezuela became a member of the United Nations Human Rights Council for the term 2020-2022 on Thursday with the votes of 105 countries out of 193 member (more…)

Bolivia: What Is At Stake

By Atilio Boron on October 17, 2019

This coming Sunday the people of Bolivia will have to make a momentous decision that exceeds the meaning of a presidential election. (more…)

The IMF Convenes in Washington, Deaf to the Suffering It Causes Across the Planet

By Vijay Prashad on October 15, 2016

Each year, the board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) gathers at its headquarters in Washington, D.C. (more…)

Alicia Alonso, Cuban Prima Ballerina Assoluta, Died in Havana at 98

October 17, 2019

Cuban assolute prima ballerina, Alicia Alonso, died this Thursday in this capital, at the age of 98, from cardiovascular disease, sources from the Cuban National Ballet (BNC) reported. (more…)

Statement on Crimes against Humanity in Ecuador

October 15, 2019

The Network in Defense of Humanity expresses deep concern for the undermining of democracy and persistent institutional deterioration in Ecuador during the last two years, (more…)

Argentina, Bolivia, Uruguay: Decisive Elections in Latin America

October 11, 2019

In the coming weeks 3 important coincidental elections for presidential and other legislative and regional positions will take place in Argentina, Bolivia and Uruguay. (more…)

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