"The strike is a message to the government: We will not accept being treated as second- or third-class citizens."
The U.S. invasion was justified as protecting American lives. Within days, this was changed to "preventing a Communist takeover."
Senior UN officials demand that EU leaders create sufficient channels for safe and regular migration.
Some 300 U.S. military personnel are carrying out a training program for the Ukrainian National Guard near the city of Lviv.
Plans to construct an anti-communist monument in Ottawa, honoring the alleged "victims" of communism, are encountering opposition.
Cuban women occupy 48 percent of the parliament and out of 15 provinces in Cuba, women lead 10.
This was a minor victory; in over twenty years it was the first petition on Mumia which the embassy has accepted.
The cooperatives democratically manage state property which has been loaned to them; this promotes economic incentives for the workers and decentralizes economic authority.
The civil war in Yemen is a long-running conflict over access to political power and resources, not religion, or any attempt by Iran to spread its influence.
There was a lot of action on the side, at parallel meetings and the Summit of the Peoples.