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Ctr. for Economic and Policy Research: Venezuelan Recession Likely Ended in Second Quarter

September 4, 2010


NEW REPORT: Venezuelan Recession Likely Ended in Second Quarter Future Growth Will Depend on Government Fiscal Policy, Public Investment For Immediate Release: September 3, 2010 Contact: Dan Beeton, 202-239-1460 Washington, D.C. – The Venezuelan economy, which was in recession in 2009, likely began its recovery in the second quarter of 2010, according to a new […]

CUBA: Raul Castro’s Address to the Young Communist League, Havana, April 4

April 5, 2010


Since posting Raul’s address to the young Communist League, Machetera has done an excellent translation of his speech (not all translations are equal) and I refer you to her site:  “Raul Castro’s address to the Young Communist League.”    

CUBA: Strides Towards Sustainability by Helen Yaffe

February 19, 2010


Thursday, 18 February 2010 Cuba: Strides Towards Sustainability Cuba: Strides Towards Sustainability • by Helen Yaffe. Cuba’s successful models of sustainable development – food, housing and health – are now being widely replicated throughout Latin America. by Helen Yaffe CUBA marked the 50th anniversary of its revolution in 2009. The Cuban people have withstood […]