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Latin America and the lost generations
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Latin America and the lost generations

Chile, Spain and Mexico lead the OECD (Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development) figures for having the highest number of young people who are neither in work nor in education. Among the associated problems are the greater difficulty in finding work, lower salaries and having a lower standard of living […]

Support for the return of the Palestinians
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Support for the return of the Palestinians

A Jewish petition supports the right of Palestinians to return to their own lands and live free from military occupation and with equal rights for everyone.   For more than a century the Zionists have tried to build a “Jewish State” by forcefully removing the original Palestinian population. In 1948, […]

Poetry in the words of women
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Poetry in the words of women

This festival, named ‘Cry of Woman’ 2013, will take place in countries all over the world, beginning with a large scale poetry reading on Saturday 16 March 2013, in Santo Domingo. Gioconda Belli wrote that ‘I am a woman who thinks. Some day my eyes will light up fireflies.’ Belli […]

When did the United States ally with Israel?
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When did the United States ally with Israel?

Shortly after approving Palestine’s inclusion as a non-member observer State into the United Nations last year, the U.S. Secretary of State, Hilary Clinton, as expected, categorically rejected the United Nation’s decision, and once again recalled the United States’ commitment to Israel.   Javier E. Núñez Calderón “The United States’ commitment […]