Lesbia Yaneth Urquía protested against mining companies building dams to provide water for their destructive activities.
The next few years will be filled with opportunity, as well as danger. Anti-austerity forces are beginning to resist the "troika." But so, too, are parties on the right.
NATO recently wrapped up the largest war games in Eastern Europe since World War II. Some say the alliance's actions are pushing Europe toward a new Cold War.
July 9, 1816 marks the declaration of Argentine independence by the Congress of San Miguel de Tucumán, a city in the northwest of the country.
Unity continues to elude the Spanish left, even with a re-do of the 2015 elections.
When FARC and the Colombian government began negotiations in 2012 to end 52 years of war, the two sides looked to Cuba.
Questions remain about whether the state will follow through on its commitments.
The Finnish Communist Party (SKP or CPF) held its Congress on June 4-5 in Turku, Finland.
The immediate winners of the Brexit vote appear to be the anti-immigrant right wing in Britain and across Europe.
The UN Special Committee on Decolonization met and discussed the situation of the U.S.-controlled island nation of Puerto Rico.