April 18

                
  • Ive Always Paid My Taxes

    Ive Always Paid My Taxes

    April 11, 2009

    Lyrics by Santa Cruz WILPF Raging Grannies; adapted by Sunny Armer of the NYC Metro RGs Tune: The Yellow Rose of Texas I’ve always paid my taxes, I paid them right on time, I never even...

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  • Conflict threatens Ecuadors socialist government

    Conflict threatens Ecuadors socialist government

    April 11, 2009

    Prevailing opinion places Ecuador in company with Venezuela and Bolivia as exemplars of “socialism of the 21st century.” The three countries rely upon sub-soil natural resource extraction to fund social programs. Falling oil and natural gas...

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  • WORLD NOTES: Hungary, Afghanistan, Philippines, Canada, Colombia, Cuba

    WORLD NOTES: Hungary, Afghanistan, Philippines, Canada, Colombia, Cuba

    April 11, 2009

    Hungary: Economy fells prime minister Economic minister Gordon Bajnai is slated to succeed socialist party head Ferenc Gyurcsany as prime minister on April 14. Bajnai promised to strengthen austerity measures imposed by the minority government, despite...

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  • Future of classical music has a Venezuelan beat

    Future of classical music has a Venezuelan beat

    April 11, 2009 By Teresa Albano

    CHICAGO — The internationally acclaimed Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela traveled to three cities in the United States this month, Washington, Chicago and Houston. And with this breath of fresh air from the South comes...

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  • Editorial: Seeking a nuke-free world

    Editorial: Seeking a nuke-free world

    April 11, 2009

    President Obama told a crowd of 20,000 in Prague April 5 that the U.S., the only nation that has ever used nuclear weapons, has a “moral responsibility” to lead the way in seeking “the peace and...

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