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textMore Activists Arrested on Vieques as Resistance Continues... by Interview by Between The Lines' Denise Manzar
More Activists Arrested on Vieques as Resistance Continues Against U.S. Military Presence on the Puerto Rican Island. Between The Lines' Denise Manzari interviews Robert Rabin who is with the Committee for the Rescue and Development of Vieques. He speaks of the arrests of those engaged in civil disobedience....
Posted: Mon May 28, 2001 3:19AM
textColombian Massacre in Naya by Mr P
Paramilitary out of control in Colombia...
Posted: Mon May 7, 2001 10:24AM
textColombia. Texaco, BP hired cocaine-funded paramilitary death squads for security by Bush-Cheney Big Oil.
Colombia report. "Paramilitary death squads are tearing apart Columbian families and culture as they defend U.S. oil interests. ... Texaco and BP have hired local paramilitary groups for 'security,' ... paramilitary gets seventy percent of its money from cocaine."...
Posted: Fri May 4, 2001 7:03AM
textHow Our Ancient Indigenous Ancestors of Mexico Viewed and Punished Lesbianism by La Voz de Aztlan
Estimada Raza de Aztlan...
Posted: Sun Apr 29, 2001 7:13PM
textVieques Update & Dr. Strangelove by GaiaCore & GreenPeace
The former U.S. "superpower" has degenerated into a corporate police-state bent on dominating all markets of the world, destroying and digesting every last wild treasure, killing or imprisoning all who resist....
Posted: Tue Apr 24, 2001 10:58AM
textBrazilian Landless Leaders to Speak in S.F. by FMST
The largest social movement in the Americas, the Landless Movement will be a powerful force challenging forced passage of the FTAA. Leaders will speak about this and other issues of important to Brazilian, Latin American, and Global rural communities at an event in Berkeley....
Posted: Fri Mar 23, 2001 8:45AM
textMcDonald's Plans Mexico Campus For Hamburger University by lodgingresearch.com
NAFTA has brought Mexico so many great things - like more jobs at McDonald's! I'm sure McDonald's is banking on FTAA for the prospects of even more hamburger universities south of the border....
Posted: Tue Mar 13, 2001 3:01PM
textMusic and discussion launch Nicaraguan Environmental Justice Campaign, March 22 by Dan Clowes
Activist and singer Paul Baker-Hernández will speak about the Nicaraguan Network's Environmental Justice Campaign....
Posted: Sat Mar 3, 2001 2:03PM
textWilly Underbaggage, Lakota- making indigenous connections with US & Mexico by Sue Supriano
Willy Underbaggage, a Lakota man from Pine Ridge, SD, is connecting & supporting indigenous people in Mexico & the US both culturally & politically...
Posted: Sat Feb 24, 2001 2:01PM
textUrgent: Action in support of Nike workers in Mexico by chuck
Workers Rights in Nike factories...What a CROC!!...
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2001 12:12PM
textU.S, WTO threaten Brazil AIDS treatment program by Fred P
The U.S. government has filed suit with the WTO to prevent Brazil from distributing treatement for AIDS, claiming Brazil violates the patents of giant drug companies. Brazil's death rate from AIDS dropped from 11,000 to 4,000 last year. The Brazil govt. pays the cost and gives the drugs free to those who suffer....
Posted: Thu Feb 22, 2001 1:16PM
text(Colombia) Why did you join the guerilla movement? by Miguel
A very interesting article on the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia- People's Army (FARC-EP)...
Posted: Wed Feb 14, 2001 7:03PM
textMexico Readies for Zapatour: 24 EZLN Reps Headed to Mexico City by John Tarleton
Zapatistas headed to Mexico City. Supporters call for civil society to mobilize both inside and outside of Mexico....
Posted: Thu Feb 8, 2001 1:50PM
textBehind Colombia’s Civil War by Fernanda
James Petras is one of the world’s best known authorities on Latin American politics. He has recently retired as professor of sociology at the State University New York. While he was on a CISLAC-organised speaking tour in January, he was interviewed for a forthcoming CISLAC documentary on Colombia. The following is from that interview....
Posted: Tue Jan 30, 2001 7:25PM
textThe Two Colombias by Vanessa Torres
An article about the struggle in my homeland....
Posted: Tue Jan 23, 2001 3:46PM
textMarta Elena de la Rodriquez, Mayor of Soyapango, El Salvador by Sue Supriano
Marta Elena de la Rodriquez is FMLN mayor of El Salvador's second largest city. She talks about worsening conditions there and a health workers successfull strike against privitization of health care in El Salvador...
Posted: Fri Dec 22, 2000 5:33PM
textMéxico en la Lucha III. Chiapas cambia-Mexico in the Fight III. Chiapas changes by George Salzman
The new governor of the state of Chiapas, who assumed office on Friday, Dec. 8, immediately began the process for freeing all Zapatista prisoners. La Jornada's top news report, on Sunday, Dec 10, describes what the State Attorney General will find when he begins, on Monday, Dec 11, to review the files. The original report, 1.) in Spanish, is first, followed by 2.) my translation into English. (My preferred title concluded: Mexico in the Struggle III. Chiapas changes. But it was too long.)...
Posted: Sat Dec 16, 2000 1:34PM
textHealing for Luna, Julia Butterfly, Winter Solstice, Dec. 22. Colombia drug war. by luna
The ancient redwood tree, named Luna, where Julia Butterfly lived for over two years has been wounded. There will be a collective global healing for Luna during the Winter Solstice. Cannabis hemp saves trees! The drug war is heavily involved in the madness of planetary destruction by the corporate petrochemical-pharmaceutical complex. In Colombia the Republicrat, corporate flunkie, Clinton continues to OK damaging herbicide spraying in the name of the drug war....
Posted: Fri Dec 15, 2000 12:50PM
textDemonstrate Thursday Against U.S. Militarism in El Salvador by lisa
IAC Upcoming Events: including Demonstration on Thursday Against US Militarism in El Salvador and Across the Americas...
Posted: Wed Nov 15, 2000 4:50PM
textMxico en la Lucha II - Mexico in Struggle I (1. en espaol, 2. in English) by George Salzman
(For English version scroll down through the Spanish to 2) Una carta abierta al Sr. Presidente-electo Vincente Fox con mi entendimiento de la realidad....
Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2000 10:02AM