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Colombia: pillage, promise & peace (2)
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Colombia: pillage, promise & peace (2)

In the first par, the well-known North American writer James Petras said Colombia can remain at the margin of the most dynamic world markets and at war with its people or via a new socio-political leadership it can effect a profound reorientation of policy and consummate a transition toward greater […]

Rugby is played in Cuba too
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Rugby is played in Cuba too

It sounds strange but the truth is that this sport, in its different categories, has been played in Cuba for several years.  Prejudices have been its main enemy, but those who defend it have another view. Lemay Padrón Oliveros I remember my years in Senior High School (1989-1992), where “scrubland” […]

Colombia: pillage, promise & peace (I)
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Colombia: pillage, promise & peace (I)

Professor, writer and activist… James Petras is known for his revolutionary and anti-imperialist thinking and has published prolifically on Latin American and Middle Eastern political issues. He was invited to the “Encuentro Nacional de comunidades Campesinas, Afrodescendientes e Indigenas por la Tierra y la Paz de Colombia”, that ends this […]