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The steps of the M-19
In Focus

The steps of the M-19

Tuesday the 19th of April last week marked 41 years since the creation of the Colombian guerrilla movement 19th of April Movement (M-19) an organisation which emerged as a reaction to the alleged electoral fraud in the 1970 general elections, which saw Misael Pastrana Borrero, conservative leader of the National […]

Honduran Children without food or shelter
In Focus Latin America

Honduran Children without food or shelter

In this Central American country 72% of its inhabitants live in poverty and one in four children suffer from chronic malnutrition. Yeanny González Peña As is the case in a number of Latin-American countries, causes of poverty do not come so much from being underdeveloped as from having unequal wealth […]

And after Libya?
In Focus World

And after Libya?

The sovereignty of peoples today is built on shifting sands if in future, with the approval of the UN, the major western powers decide to occupy a country because they consider that a “humanitarian intervention” is required. Marlén Borges It is curious that while science and technology advance at an […]