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Elections in Argentina: The People Do Not Make Mistakes

By Katu Arkonada on December 1, 2023

Javier Melei

The day after the second round and the triumph of Javier Milei in Argentina, the writer Sandra Russo published a widely disseminated column entitled “The peoples are wrong”. (more…)

International Anti-Imperialist Forum on Bolivarianism vs. Monroism Opens in Caracas

November 30, 2023

With the purpose of exposing and rejecting the content of the Monroe Doctrine, proclaimed 2 centuries ago by U.S. President James Monroe with the phrase “America for the Americans”, the International Anti-Imperialist Bolivarianism vs. Monroism  -200 years after the Monroe Doctrine Forum, initiated by the Network in Defense of Humanity, began today in Caracas.  The activity will last until December 2 in the facilities of the Theater of the Bolivarian National Guard of the Military Academy. (more…)

Guatemala: The Advance of Democratic Capitalism

By Marcelo Colussi, Resumen Latinoamericano, November 30, 2023.

glorious victory – Diego Rivera

Guatemala was the first Latin American country to have a state organization for the defense of human rights, an ombudsman. This did not mean that the human rights situation improved substantially in recent years: it was basically cosmetic. (more…)

Argentina: Mothers of Plaza de Mayo will Fight against Milei

By Clara Lídice Valenzuela García on November 30, 2023

photo: Bill Hackwell

Yesterday The Mothers of Plaza de Mayo held their first resistance march in front of the Casa Rosada in Buenos Aires in view of the danger posed by the ultra-right discourse of President-elect Javier Milei, who does not believe in the disappearance of 30,000 people during the military regime, and if they occurred, he justifies it because the country, he says, was in the middle of a war. (more…)

The Drop of Water that Turned into a Denunciation

By Yaimi Ravelo on November 28, 2023

photo courtesy of the Cuban Embassy in Belgium

When Dairelis and Pedro Armando, Natali’s parents, put their story in our hands, we never imagined that their testimonies would be part of the denunciation that reached the heart of the European Parliament. But at the International Tribunal held their on November 16-17 that is exactly what happened. (more…)

The Primakov Forum: Changing World Dynamics.

Excerpt from the  Primakov Readings by Dr. José Ramón Cabañas Rodríguez on November 28, 2023

Let me first of all thank the organizers in the persons of Alexander Dynkin, Director of the Primakov Institute, and IMEMO President Feodor Voitolovsky. I take this opportunity to acknowledge the academic and diplomatic legacy of Yevgeny Primakov. (more…)

European Union Eases Some Illegal Sanctions Against Venezuela

By Ana Perdigón on November 28, 2023

The European Union (EU) agreed to relax some of the sanctions imposed on Venezuela, with the objective of “facilitating organizations to deliver humanitarian aid,” in accordance with the recommendations of the United Nations. (more…)

Panamanian Supreme Court Declares Mining Contract Unconstitutional

November 28, 2023

‘The Mine is Death’ over 1200 arrested in the struggle to close it.

Panama’s Supreme Court (PSC) on Tuesday declared “unconstitutional” the contract that renewed the concession for the exploitation of the largest open-pit copper mine in Central America, which triggered a protest movement that has spread for more than a month throughout the country. During that time there have been over 1200 protestors arrested. (more…)

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