Revolutionaries went on to defeat the U. S. supported dictatorship of Fulgencio Batista. In doing so, they launched the Cuban project of building a socialist society.
The Brexit represents either a moment of opportunity for the Left to challenge Europe's oligarchy--or a chance for nationalists to poison the UK's politics.
Report on the UK's role in ginning up the Iraq war is damning, but doesn't go far enough in condemning the killing of Iraqi civilians.
Many of the athletes were sent by trade unions, workers' clubs and associations, socialist and communist parties and left-wing groups.
Workers in Zimbabwe are seeing their already-low wages stolen at alarming rates.
Venezuela's people are suffering the consequences of a parasitic elite, and their economy's over-reliance on oil extraction.
For over a year, the left-wing Venezuelan government of President Nicolas Maduro has been battling for its life. But it and its "Bolivarian" support base are not giving up.
Austerity creates suffering for the people as well as shrinking rather than growing their countries' economies.
Turnbull's Coalition only secured 42 percent of the popular vote and Labor 35 percent. An unprecedented 23 percent of voters rejected both major parties.
Lesbia Yaneth Urquía protested against mining companies building dams to provide water for their destructive activities.