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Social foundations of the New Latin American right
Analysis Latin America

Social foundations of the New Latin American right

By: Raúl Zibechi / Source: Aporrea / The Dawn News / February 21, 2016 A new right is emerging in the world and in Latin America, where it has distinctive characteristics and new and unseen grassroots. To combat it, it is necessary to know it, to avoid simplistic judgements and […]

Subcommander Marcos, free of charge
Analysis Mexico

Subcommander Marcos, free of charge

By: Eduardo Febbro / Source: Página 12 / The Dawn News / February 25, 2016. Over 22 years after the birth of the Zapatista movement, on December 31, 1993, Justice suspended the arrest orders against Subcommander Marcos, former leader of the Zapatista Army of National Liberation. From Mexico City Subcommander […]

Press Release by the McGill BDS Action Network
Canada News Palestine

Press Release by the McGill BDS Action Network

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 25, 2016 Contact: [email protected] www.facebook.com/mcgillbds On February 22, 2016, the General Assembly of the Students’ Society of McGill University (SSMU) voted in favour of a motion to support Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaigns on campus. The motion was put forth by the McGill BDS Action Network, a […]

A Lake in Bolivia Dries Up
Analysis Bolivia

A Lake in Bolivia Dries Up

Source http://glacierhub.org/ In December 2015, while the world’s eyes were on the UN Climate Conference in Paris, Bolivia’s Lake Poopó—once the country’s second-largest lake, with an area of 2700 square kilometers–dried up completely. This event was first recognized by the regional government, located in Oruro, and soon drew national and international […]