Category Archive: Latin America

Fidel Castro, Leader of Cuban revolution, passes away

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Fidel Castro, Leader of Cuban revolution, passes away From llco.org On Friday the 25th of November, 7pm local time, Fidel Castro, the former leader of Cuba, passed away. Fidel Castro served as the… Continue reading

Palestine’s First Western Embassy Opens in Brazil

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Palestine’s First Western Embassy Opens in Brazil (http://www.telesurtv.net/) The inauguration comes weeks after Brazil rejected Israel’s ambassador, a former leader of West Bank settlers. The Palestinian Authority inaugurated its first embassy in the… Continue reading

When Bolivia Tried to Murder a US Folk Legend

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(http://www.telesurtv.net/) Published 9 April 2015 (22 hours 33 minutes ago)  We Recommend One of the greatest protest musicians in American history took his life exactly 39 years ago. Driven into a deep depression… Continue reading

US Troops Sexually Assault 54 Underage Girls, Won’t Face Charges

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SM Gibson April 2, 2015 (ANTIMEDIA) American soldiers and military contractors who sexually abused at least 54 Colombian girls between 2003 and 2007 will not face charges for their horrific crimes due to diplomatic… Continue reading

U.S. Secretly Infiltrated Cuba’s Hip-Hop Scene To Spark Anti-Government Movement: Report

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by By DESMOND BUTLER, MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN, LAURA WIDES-MUNOZ and ANDREA RODRIGUEZ HAVANA (AP) — A U.S. agency’s secret infiltration of Cuba’s underground hip-hop groups scene to spark a youth movement against the government… Continue reading

Diplomat: US won’t curtail support for activists in Cuba

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[The US cries out for human rights in other countries while ignoring its own abhorrent record at home and abroad. The imperialists will not stop their interference with Cuban affairs.  What remains to… Continue reading

Protesters, police clash at Sao Paulo bus fare demo

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[The people have a right to live. The people have a right to decent lives. It’s right to rebel! — NP] Sao Paulo (AFP) – Sao Paulo protesters clashed with police who used… Continue reading

Colombia’s FARC rebels call conditional unlimited ceasefire

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[Armed struggle should not be given up for bourgeois illusions about legal political change. Furthermore, FARC did this before. It resulted in the assassination of their leaders and politicians. Yet more evidence that… Continue reading

Obama Unveils ‘New Approach’ On Cuba As Former Foes Chart New Course

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[The USA ends its embargo. This is a mixed blessing. It will allow people in Cuba a higher standard of living, but it will also increase US influence in Cuba. Obama certainly justified… Continue reading

This Greenpeace Stunt May Have Irreparably Damaged Peru’s Nazca Site

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[First Worldist environmentalism at its worst. – NP] This Greenpeace Stunt May Have Irreparably Damaged Peru’s Nazca Site (io9.com) The Peruvian government is planning to file criminal charges against Greenpeace activists who may… Continue reading

Police attack students at UNAM

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(RevolutionNews on facebook) Mexico: University of Mexico site of the shooting earlier this evening of two students and a dog. Riot Police entered UNAM earlier tonight, students have since secured some entrances around… Continue reading

Mexico says mayor, wife were behind student-teacher disappearances

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[The truth is the the entire Mexican state is guilty. It has been killing the masses for decades.. NP] By Gabriel Stargardter MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – A Mexican mayor and his wife were… Continue reading