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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 […]

“South of the Border” Gets Rave Review – See Trailer

June 23, 2010


Trailer of “South of the Border” written by Tariq Ali and Mark Weisbrot and produced by Oliver Stone.  Review follows. From Louis Proyect’s Blog: The Unrepentant Marxist   Louis Proyect Review of “South of the Border” With a screenplay co-written by Tariq Ali and Mark Weisbrot, Oliver Stone’s South of the Border promised to be a […]

CLIP: Oliver Stone’s “South of the Border” Premieres Next Week in DC, LA, NYC and Rest of US in July

June 18, 2010


WATCH THE TRAILER FOR “SOUTH OF THE BORDER” by OLIVER STONE As you may have heard, Oliver Stone’s powerful new film, South of the Border, the first documentary by a major American director to explore the social transformation underway in South America, will be released in US theaters nationwide starting June 25 (more here). Lucky […]

News 2/24-3/2 L’Agence Haitienne de Presse: Haitian politics-Customs refutes charges-Haiti IDB Rep rejects “protectorate”-Storm damage- French Amb. criticizes crisis mgmt-Lula promises $100 million–US Geological Survey seismic study

March 8, 2010


AHP News – Feb. 25, to March 2, 2010 – Eng. Translation (Unofficial) (Note: Some dispatches have been slightly abridged) Please see the official site of AHP/Radio Solidarité at Haitian politics update- Customs director refutes charges – Sonia Pierre to receive DOS award – Haiti’s IDB rep speaks – Michaelle Jean to visit – Update […]

Mexico Summit: Latin American-Caribbean Unity, Arias and Bachelet Say “Adios,” and Statement on US Blockade of Cuba

February 24, 2010


For the text of the Summit statement on US blockade of Cuba, please see the second article below.   Creation of Community of Latin American and Caribbean States: a historically significant event •  States Raúl, addressing the Summit of Latin American and Caribbean Unity, which ended on Tuesday • Two declarations and eight special documents […]

COLOMBIA: Sec. Gutierrez Gives LULAC the Hard Sell on Free Trade Agreement

July 10, 2008

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Can you imagine being a member of the League of United Latin American Citizens and traveling to DC hoping that your government will give you some sign that they give a damn about you and your issues and you end up getting a hard sell from Commerce Secretary Gutierrez on the proposed Colombian Free Trade […]