Source: Michel Warschawski, The Dawn /Alternativenews.org / october 12, 2015.- ‘Is this a third intifada?’ posit the analysts.The question to me seems unimportant: what is certain, however, is that we are witness to the end of a long period of relative calm in the occupied West Bank, especially in Jerusalem […]
By Palestinian BDS National Committee (BNC) / The Dawn /October 10, 2015.- Whether the current phase of Israel’s intensified repression and Palestinian popular resistance will evolve into a full-fledged intifada or not, one thing is already evident—a new generation of Palestinians is marching on the footsteps of previous generations, rising up en masse against Israel’s brutal, decades-old […]
Popular singer Daniel Viglietti was awarded with the greatest distinction for Nueva Trova artists in his homeland. By: Carla Valdés León / Source: Cubadebate.cu / The Dawn / October 8, 2015 Daniel Viglietti returned to Havana on Wednesday night. He returned to the House of the Americas —his house— to […]
The Cuban government’s management of food security and design of public policies for social protection was recognized by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). By: Sheyla Delgado G. di Silvestrelli / Source: Granma / The Dawn / October 7, 2015 According to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), […]
ARGENTINE. New Threat to the Province of San Juan: After Cyanide Spill, A New Mining Company arrives.
The mining company is Minsud Resources Corp. Through a press release they announced the beginning of an exploratory work in the framework of the Chita project, which includes a total of 5300 square meters of dynamite drilling. Source: Diariohoy.net / October 7, 2015 While the provincial Government insists on playing […]
By La Olla TV / Source: Resumen Latinoamericano / The Dawn / October 5, 2015. We interviewed Uruguayan prosecutor Enrique Viana and asked him about the consultation process in Uruguay. In his long career, Viana has conducted significant causes related to commons. His was one of the few voices that […]
CHILE. Outrageous: Government secretly seals TPP agreement behind all Chileans. Big pharma, GMOs, Internet censoring and economic subjugation
Resumen Latinoamericano / RadioVillaFrancia / October 6, 2015 Worst fears are coming true as Chilean Foreign Minister Heraldo Muñoz announced that the government struck a deal with 12 countries after five years of negotiations in what has been defined as the greatest free trade treaty known to this time, and, […]
BASQUE COUNTRY. Decisive hours to demonstrate solidarity with the revolutionaries in Euskal Herria (Basque Country). Defend “Askapena 5” and Internationalism.
By Carlos Aznárez / Resumen Latinoamericano / The Dawn / October 8,2015 The Prosecution of the Spanish National Court, a special Court inherited from the Franco era, has announced the legal status for the hearing derived from the 2010 police raid against the Basque internationalist organization Askapena. This trial against […]
(Geneva) On the afternoon of October 1, the Human Rights Council (UN) adopted a resolution with majority, which orders the Open-ended Intergovernmental Working Group to negotiate, complete and submit a draft Declaration by United Nations on the rights of peasants and other working people in rural areas, and to continue […]