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Close Guantanamo and Return it to Its Rightful Owners; The Cuban People

January 14, 2018

Young Cubans call for the return of Guantanamo near the base. Photo: Bill Hackwell

Resolution on Global Day of Actions Against Guantanamo (February 23rd, 2018) made by the Coalition Against U.S. Foreign Bases on January 14, at a Conference in Baltimore, Maryland. (more…)

One Hundred Days of Solitude, One Hundred Years of Colonialism

By Max J. Castro on January 2, 2018

More than three months ago Hurricane Maria tore through Puerto Rico, laying waste to the island. The response of the Trump administration has been deplorable even by the standard of neglect (more…)

2018 Will Be a Crucial Year for the Bolivarian Revolution of Venezuela

By: Carlos E. Lippo on January 6, 2018

To begin this, the first article of the year, I will say that it is rare to have the opportunity to propose a hypothesis and have it proven so firmly by the facts in such a short period of time. (more…)

El Salvador’s Worst Shitholes Are ‘Made in America’

By Roberto Lovato on January 12, 2018

The El Mozote Massacre, Photo: Susan Meiselas

My journalist’s hiking boots still have leftover feces and dirt from the ultimate shitholes of El Salvador: its mass graves. Many of the thousands of graves that my sources there have mapped were dug by U.S.-trained and funded security forces in the 80s. (more…)

Cuba Condemns Racist Statements by Donald Trump against Haiti and El Salvador

January 12, 2018

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba strongly condemns the racist, denigrating and rude statements of the President of the United States of America on Haiti, El Salvador, African States and other continents, (more…)

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