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AFRICA. The Sahara is drowning
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AFRICA. The Sahara is drowning

By: Javier Gallego / Source: eldiario.es / The Dawn / October 28, 2015 From the sky there is an ocean of sand that strikes you as soon as you get off the plane. On land, gusty incandescent wind and sandstone riddle your eyes and the skin that the turban reveals. […]

Palestinian resistance: messages from the streets
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Palestinian resistance: messages from the streets

Many did not anticipate the current courageous, comprehensive, and vital reaction of the Palestinian people to Israeli policies and practices in Jerusalem. Young Palestinians from the West Bank and Jerusalem, Gaza and Israel have overcome humiliating internal divisions to defend Jerusalem as a national cornerstone of the Palestinian liberation project […]

Why does Sweden want to expel Gaza refugees?
Palestine Sweden

Why does Sweden want to expel Gaza refugees?

By: Adriano Mérola Marotta / ElectronicIntifada.net / October 15, 2015   Seventy Palestinian refugees have been evicted from a camp formed in protest at how the Swedish authorities have denied them the right to asylum. The camp had been deemed illegal by the local council in Malmö, a city in […]

HAITI. Electoral farce and uninterrupted crisis
Analysis Haiti

HAITI. Electoral farce and uninterrupted crisis

By: Henry Boisrolin* / Source: Resumen Latinoamericano / October 27, 2015-. When analyzing what happened in Haiti on the days of August 9 and October 25, it is impossible to simply qualify them as “election days”. This is so because Haitians are by no means able to elect a candidate […]

Portugal. Left-wing parties are forbidden to govern
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Portugal. Left-wing parties are forbidden to govern

By Iside Gjergii / Source: IlFattoQuotidiano / Rebelion.org / The Dawn / October 27, 2015-. The scandals that, from election to election, have been emerging in European democracies in the last past years, framed in an endless economic crisis, are bringing visibility to many political-institutional dynamics that had remained underlying, […]

Elections are held in Haiti with no real choice for the people
Analysis Haiti

Elections are held in Haiti with no real choice for the people

Source: ALBA Movimientos / HaitiNoMINUSTAH.com / October 26, 2015 The democratic farce was carried out —almost—uneventfully last Saturday in Haiti, as the people decided between more than 50 similar presidential candidates, none of which truly represent their interests.   This Sunday, the Haitian people went to the polls to appoint […]