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“Fourth of July: Put Away the Flags” by Howard Zinn

July 4, 2010

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  Fourth of July: Put Away the Flags Remembering Howard Zinn on July 4th by Howard Zinn   Global Research, July 4, 2010 The Progressive On this July 4, we would do well to renounce nationalism and all its symbols: its flags, its pledges of allegiance, its anthems, its insistence in song that God must […]

Clinton Garners $20M from Mexican Telecom Billionaire and Canadian Mining Exec for Haitian Business Loan Program

June 17, 2010

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What does it mean when a telecom billionaire and a mining executive contribute $20M for a business loan program in Haiti?  It means that these guys just bought themselves total access to the telecom and mining industries in Haiti. Commission Pledges $20M to Help Haitian Businesses BY TRENTON DANIEL AND JACQUELINE CHARLES jcharles@miamiherald.com PETIONVILLE — Former President […]

Cuban National Assembly Statement on Arizona Immigration Law

May 20, 2010

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GRANMA INTERNATIONAL Havana. May 20, 2010 http://www.granma.cu/ingles/international-i/20may-Statement.html Statement from the International Relations Committee of the National Assembly of People’s Power of the Republic of Cuba ON April 23, Jan Brewer, governor of the state of Arizona, United States, publicly announced Law SB1070. This law, of a profoundly racist and xenophobic nature, allows the police to […]

Cuban Revolution’s Defining Document: 1895 Jose Marti Letter – “I Have Lived in the Monster and I Know its Entrails”

May 19, 2010

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 N A L     Havana. May 19, 2006  MARTI’S UNFINISHED LETTER TO HIS FRIEND MANUEL MERCADO “I have lived in the monster and I know its entrails” • On May 18, 1895, the day before his fall in combat fighting for the independence of the island, José Martí, the Cuban National Hero, wrote this […]

Mexico Summit Opens with a Call for Solidarity with Haiti

February 22, 2010

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acnnews 3 Mexico Summit Opens with a Call for Solidarity with Haiti HAVANA, Cuba, Feb 22 (acn) The Summit for Latin American and Caribbean Unity underway in Cancun, Mexico, started its sessions with a call for solidarity with the Haitian people in the face of the tragedy of January 12. “The cause of Haiti is […]

HAITI: 100 Aftershocks, Including a 4.7 This Morning

February 22, 2010

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Another Seismic Aftershock Shudders Haiti HAVANA, Cuba, Feb 22 (acn) An aftershock of 4.7 degrees on the Richter scale of the earthquake that recently devastated Haiti was registered on Monday in Port-au-Prince, without any new victims or damages reported so far. The Prensa Latina news agency informed that the earth tremor took place early in […]

The Organization of American States (OAS): Its Shameful History – Part 2

May 27, 2009

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GRANMA INTERNATIONAL Havana. May 27, 2009 http://www.granma.cu/ingles/2009/mayo/mier27/22vhoea2-i… The shameful history of the OAS (II) • The OAS against Cuba • Inter-American complicity in and legitimization of U.S. aggression against the Cuban people • Raúl Roa’s battle for dignity ON March 18, 1959, just two and a half months after the popular victory of January 1st, […]

Latin America in the Fast Lane: Let’s Take a Cuban Music Break “Hasta Siempre, Che Guevara” (videos)

May 6, 2009

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Okay, folks it has been a busy few weeks.  Latin American leaders have been hopping all over the hemisphere making news everywhere they go.  In fact, they are making such big news, even US media is paying attention.  But, all this frenzy has worn me out and now I just want to chill to out. […]