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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Mexico Summit: Community of Latin American and Caribbean States is Born

February 23, 2010


acnnews 5 Community of Latin American and Caribbean States is Born HAVANA, Cuba, Feb 23 (acn) Felipe Calderon, President of Mexico, announced the creation of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States at the Summit of the Latin America and Caribbean Unity, underway in Cancun. By acclamation, the leaders of the nations participating in […]

New Carib/LatAm Group Will Plan Assistance to Haiti — US/Canada Need Not Apply

February 12, 2010


Caribbean and Latin-American Nations to create an entity without the US HAVANA, Cuba, Feb 12 (acn) The Summit of the Caribbean and Latin-American Unity will be held on Feb 22-23; in Cancun, Mexico, where the American nations will lay the foundations to create an organization that integrates all of the region’s 33 countries but Canada […]

COLOMBIA-ECUADOR: This Time USA Cut Down to Size

March 18, 2008

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It’s been a breathless couple of weeks since Uribe and his murderous Colombian army bombed a FARC camp inside Ecuador. When the Colombian soldiers arrived at the camp site, they finished off those wounded and lured others to surrender so they could be killed on sight. So what came out of it all? Thanks to […]