Stop the IRS Attack on IFCO/ Pastors for Peace!

August 26, 2016

Photo: Bill Hackwell

Photo: Bill Hackwell

Ever since the first Pastors for Peace Caravan to Cuba challenged the unilateral blockade of the island in 1992 the U.S. government has had it out for the organization. Many of us remember the scene that year as border agents assaulted religious clergy and students carrying bibles and bicycles across the Mexican border on its way to the people of Cuba. (more…)

Argentine General and 28 Others Sentenced to Life for Crimes against Humanity

Thousands gather to hear the historic sentencing for crimes against humanity outside the federal court in Cordoba, Argentina.

August 25, 2016

Abuelas de Plaza de Mayo

Abuelas de Plaza de Mayo

An Argentine court sentenced former General Luciano Benjamin Menendez to life in prison Thursday for crimes against humanity committed at secret Dirty War-era detention centers in the late 1970s, making a landmark step in the struggle for justice for human rights abuses during one of  the darkest chapters in the South American country’s history.  (more…)

There is an Agreement in Colombia: Now we Need the Yes to Win in the Referendum

August 26, 2016

downloadThe Network of Intellectuals, Artists, and Social Movements in Defense of Humanity expresses its full support for the agreements reached in Havana Cuba between the FARC-EP and the Government of Juan Manuel Santos regarding Peace in Colombia. (more…)

Re-opening Pandora’s Box

By Gabriela Ávila Gómez on August 18, 2016

el salvadorAs the 25th anniversary of the signing of the Peace Accords which put an end to 12 years of civil war in El Salvador approaches, a new decree is reopening the pages of this painful history. (more…)

Clintonites Prepare for War on Syria

By Rick Sterling on August 23, 2016

SyriaNeocons and Clintonites have launched a major campaign with the goal of direct US military intervention and aggression against Syria, potentially leading to war with Iran and Russia. An early indication emerged as soon as it was clear the Hillary Clinton would be the Democratic Party nominee. (more…)

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