Jean-Claude Duvalier, responsible for the death of thousands and theft of millions, who moved openly in the society of Haitian elites, died Oct. 4 a free man.
U.S. trade and immigration policy are linked. They are part of a single system, not separate and independent policies.
Photos of "La Bestia" have become famous around the world, showing young migrants crowded on top of boxcars, riding from the Guatemala border to near the U.S.
On Sunday October. 5, Brazil held its general elections, after a campaign that was anything but boring.
The government of Sudanese President Omar Hassan al Bashir is engaged in a crackdown against a nationwide, broad-front opposition movement.
For millions, the opening of the Berlin Wall 25 years ago resulted in genuine and understandable euphoria.
The United States wants to "isolate a small country because it defends its sovereignty and its right to freely choose its future."
For people in Ukraine, and not only in the East, who don't agree with the right wing policies of Kiev, the situation is still ominous.
Already Reuters has reported that U.S. missiles destroyed grain silos in a northern Syrian town, killing civilians but not ISIS fighters.
The previous notion that all forms of social resistance to capitalist hegemony are a good thing is no longer acceptable for the 21st century.