Daily Archives: 27/10/2013

Russel Brand’s Revolution

Originally posted on I am … a Revolutionary!:
Russel Brand recently made an appearance on BBC’s Newsnight that seems to have struck a tone across the internet. He talks about revolution, political corruption, social transformation, and humor. The interview is really…

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SPAIN: Exodus (The Civil War)

I have just finished reading ‘Éxodo’, the testimonial of a woman who escaped Spain as Franco’s forces were approaching victory in the Spanish Civil War. A painful and emotional story of horrors, fear, exploitation, and poverty, it also shows the … Continue reading

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ESPAÑA: Éxodo (La Guerra Civil)

Acabo de leer un libro – Éxodo – que es el testimonio de una mujer que se escapó de España cuando las fuerzas franquistas iban acercándose a la victoria en la Guerra Civil. Es una historia muy dolorosa y emocionante, … Continue reading

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Why I Am A Socialist

I am a socialist because I believe it is evident that capitalism, and its emphasis on the ‘race to the bottom’, brings out the worst in human beings. Pushing wages to the ground so that most workers of the world … Continue reading

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CATAR: Explotación de Trabajadores y La Copa Mundial

Catar es uno de los países más ricos del mundo. Su exitosa industria de construcción se debe a la decisión de FIFA de aceptar a este país como anfitrión de la Copa Mundial de fútbol del 2022. Pero mientras se … Continue reading

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MEXICO: Gordillo, Unions, and Education

Against the SNTE of Elba Esther Gordillo Having run the SNTE teacher’s union like a dictatorship and a personal business, Elba Esther Gordillo is a good example of a traitor. Faced with an Education Reform that targets teachers rather than … Continue reading

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UN FAO Describes Cuba as Very Positive

Originally posted on JSC: Jamaicans in Solidarity with Cuba:
MORE than 800 million people go hungry every day, while nutritional deficiencies threaten the health of another 2 billion. At the other extreme however, 1.5 billion people suffer from obesity.  The…

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First-Ever Case of Canadian Mining Company Going To Trial In Canada For Alleged Abuses Abroad

Originally posted on JSC: Jamaicans in Solidarity with Cuba:
The Canadian mining company Hudbay Minerals is going to trial over allegations of murdering, attacking, and raping indigenous communities in Guatemala. The attacks happened in 2009 by Hudbay subsidiary CGN and…

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