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VIDEO: Nine Months After Honduran Coup, State Dept. Denies Systemic Repression

April 13, 2010


State Department campaign denies the systemic repression that continues, nine months after coup. While State Department attempts to sell the world that the inauguration of a new president in Honduras has brought an end to the country’s crisis, the continuing assassinations of anti-coup activists and their children stands as sharp evidence to the contrary. Video […]

The Organization of American States (OAS) Without the US. An Alternative

March 29, 2010


The Organization of American States (OAS) without the US. An Alternative By Nil Nikandrov Global Research, March 23, 2010 Strategic Culture Foundation – 2010-03-21 The parties to the Ninth International Conference of American States, held in Colombia’s capital Bogota in late April 1948, signed an agreement on creating the Organization of American States, OAS, which […]

HAITI Donors’ Mtg. to Debut Haitian Recovery Commission – Price of Admission is $100M

March 28, 2010


Canada to pay $100M to join Haiti recovery team By Mike Blanchfield, THE CANADIAN PRESS Last Updated: March 28, 2010 2:18pm OTTAWA — Canada is preparing to pay $100 million to join an exclusive new international club that would guide the rebuilding of earthquake-ravaged Haiti, The Canadian Press has learned. That’s the price tag for […]

Millionaires, Coups and Human Rights (La Alborada)

March 25, 2010


Millionaires, Coups, and Human Rights La Alborada – March 24 The new president of Chile, Sebastian Piñera, who made his fortune of a billion-and-a-half dollars through his interests in the airline LAN Chile, a TV station, and a soccer team, faces the difficult task of rebuilding his country after the earthquake. He has taken the […]

OAS Re-Elects Insulza

March 25, 2010


“If the OAS is outweighed by US influence, says Mr. Calix, a new regional body, like the one proposed in Mexico, will yield to other emerging powers, such as Brazil. “You are just changing the master,” Calix says.” And, that is the objective, Mr. Calix.   OAS reelects Insulza, but is the world’s oldest regional […]

GOLINGER: Permanent Aggression, War on the Horizon in Latin America

March 13, 2010


Permanent Aggression, War on the horizon in Latin America March 12th 2010, by Eva Golinger – Correo del Orinoco International Latin America has suffered constant aggressions executed by Washington during the past two hundred years. Strategies and tactics of covert and overt warfare have been applied against different nations in the region, ranging from coup […]

Venezuelan Ambassador Responds to Statement by Lugar and Dodd Regarding Biased IACHR Report (EN – SP)

March 3, 2010


Embassy of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to the United States Ambassador Álvarez: Senators Ignore Political Bias of IACHR Report  (Press and Communications Office / March 2, 2010) – The ambassador of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to the United States, Bernardo Álvarez, today warned Senator Richard Lugar (R-Ind.) and Senator Christopher Dodd (D-Conn.) of […]

WEISBROT: Independent Latin America Forms Its Own Organization

February 25, 2010


Independent Latin America Forms Its Own Organization By Mark Weisbrot   This column was published by The Guardian Unlimited on February 25, 2010. If anyone wants to reprint it, please include a link to the original. Latin America took another historic step forward this week with the creation of a new regional organization of 32 […]

HONDURAS: Arias and Insulza Send in “The Cleaner”

October 4, 2009

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NOTE:  This article originally appeared on the HONDURAS OYE! blog, but the editor function on the blog is not working (perhaps, gov’t. gremlins are?) preventing me from doing hotlinks and other really important editing tasks.  Here, the article with hotlinks. In the 1990 film, “La Femme Nikita,” a young heroin addict kills a cop, is […]

Nicaragua/Honduras: Fidel Castro on “The 30th Sandinista Anniversary and the San Jose Proposal”

July 22, 2009

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Reflections by Comrade Fidel The coup d’état in Honduras, promoted by the far right-wing of the United States –which in Central America was maintaining the structure set up by Bush – and backed by the Department of State, was evolving poorly on account of the energetic resistance by the people. (Cuban News Agency) “The 30th […]