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  • Benicio del Toro awarded Tomas Gutierrez Alea Prize

    Benicio del Toro awarded Tomas Gutierrez Alea Prize

    August 21, 2009

    On July 30, President of the Cuban Union of Artists and Writers Miguel Barnet presented to Puerto Rican actor Benicio del Toro the Tomás Gutiérrez Alea International Film Prize, an award sponsored by the Cuban Union...

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  • POEM Hiroshima

    POEM Hiroshima

    August 6, 2009 By Teresinka Pereira

    On August 6, 1945 the United States dropped the first atomic bomb ever on the Japanese city of Hiroshima. On Aug. 9, three days later, a second atomic bomb was dropped on the city of Nagasaki....

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  • LONESOME HOBO If Blue Dogs run free

    LONESOME HOBO If Blue Dogs run free

    July 31, 2009 By John Case

    I am trying to get more info on the Blue Dogs-White House-Senate health care negotiations. Are we headed to a supportable bill, or not?

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  • Lou Dobbs’ journalism problem

    Lou Dobbs’ journalism problem

    July 31, 2009

    Using the debunked conspiracy about the authenticity of President Obama's birth certificate, CNN's Lou Dobbs and executives at that network have managed to redefine the professional standards of journalism. On both his radio show and his...

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  • Colombian activist Liliany Obando needs your support now

    Colombian activist Liliany Obando needs your support now

    July 23, 2009

    A year after her arrest by Colombian police and incarceration in Bogotá’s Buen Pastor women’s prison, Liliany Obando is slated to go to trial Aug. 27. When she was arrested, the former international spokesperson for Fensuagro...

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