Browsing All posts tagged under »Evo Morales«

Weisbrot – “Life Imitates Art: That Complets My Argument” More on South of the Border

July 16, 2010


      Life Imitates Art: That Completes My Argument By Mark Weisbrot   This article was published by The Guardian Unlimited (UK) on July 16, 2010. If anyone wants to repreint this article please include a link to the original article. It’s nice when you make a documentary about how the major media outlets […]

Weisbrot: Washington Elite Still Don’t get Latin America – Will They Ever?

June 28, 2010


Washington Elite Still Don’t Get Latin America – Will They Ever? By Mark Weisbrot This column was published by The Guardian Unlimited on June 26, 2010. If anyone wants to reprint it, please include a link to the original. In the film “Guantanamera,” the last by renowned Cuban director Tomás Gutiérrez Alea, the Yoruba creation […]

Weisbrot: Brazil Itching for a Fight

June 24, 2010


Picture above is of Jose Serra, right-wing candidate for president PROGRESO WEEKLY Brazil gears up for a fight Wednesday, 23 June 2010 12:50 By Mark Weisbrot From The Guardian Four years ago, when the government of Evo Morales re-nationalized its hydrocarbon industry, the Brazilian media was spoiling for a fight. After all, Petrobras, the Brazilian […]

VIDEO: Bolivia – The Other Debt Crisis, Climate Debt (from Al Jazeera Faultlines – Avi Lewis)

May 26, 2010


Cuban VP Speech in Cochabamba: The Defense of Life Must Include Abolishing Capitalist System

April 24, 2010


    Today, the struggle for the defense of life must indisputably include the necessity of abolishing the capitalist system Speech given by Esteban Lazo Hernández, vice president of the Council of State, at the closing session of the People’s World Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth, at the Félix Capriles […]

Prez Evo Continues to Kick Butt in Cochabamba – Punish Countries Harming the Planet

April 21, 2010


acnnews 9 Bolivian President Says Countries Harming the Planet Should Be Punished HAVANA, Cuba, Apr 21 (acn) Bolivian President Evo Morales proposed on Wednesday that sanctions should be established to punish those countries that fail to comply with international environmental conventions. Morales told the press that the People's World Conference on Climate Change and the […]

Pres. Morales Condemns Capitalism at Climate Change Conf.

April 20, 2010


Climatic Summit: Evo Morales Nixes Capitalism 20 de abril de 2010, 15:48 Por Mario Hubert Garrido Cochabamba, Bolivia, Apr 20 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Evo Morales Ayma condemned the capitalist system in the opening session of the 1st World Conference of the Peoples on Climatic Change Tuesday.   Morales, in his Tuesday intervention in the […]

Radio Marti, Go to Hell! Pres. Chavez Hosts Inaugural Broadcast of Radio del Sur

March 7, 2010


A hat tip to President Chavez for this one. Radio del Sur has a website at Hugo Chávez Inaugurates Radio del Sur Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez hosted the inaugural broadcast of Radio del Sur from the Caracas Municipal Theater. The inaugural broadcast featured an interview by Hugo Chavez of Argentinean President Cristina Fernandez who […]

Hot Off the Press: Venezuela’s English Newspaper “Correo del Orinoco” 1/29 Edition

January 26, 2010


  From Eva Golinger: This issue provides insightful analysis and information about: Evo Morales’ recent inauguration in Bolivia – the second historical term for the world’s only indigenous president; Why Venezuelans march on January 23; The Bolivarian Counterattack – mass marches and campaigns launched nationwide in Venezuela; A new report from the US revealing Venezuela […]

HAITI: Military Playing Large Role in “Relief” Efforts

January 25, 2010


HAITI: Military Playing Large Role in Relief Efforts By Marguerite A. Suozzi UNITED NATIONS, Jan 25, 2010 (IPS) – As international attention turns to the long-term reconstruction of earthquake-stricken Haiti, U.N. officials pledged that the Haitian government would have full involvement and authority over the process. “This relief and recovery process will not work without […]