Obstacles loom and agreements so far are partial ones.
In 2015 the theme is "Partnerships for Peace - Dignity for All."
Greek voters handed a stunning victory to the left-wing Syriza party and its leader Alexis Tsipras, as they went to the polls for the third time in a year.
Syrians, Iraqis, Afghans and other refuge-seekers are caught in a series of mouse-traps.
Mexico celebrates its independence on this date in 1810.
The backdrop for elections in Greece, Portugal, Spain and Ireland is one of deep economic crisis ignited by the American financial collapse of 2007-08.
On the 13th July, the democratic elected Greek government of Alexis Tsipras was brought to its knees by the European Union.
The possibility of creating all-people's unity against the corporate, imperialist enemy is getting greater.
One of the parties that led international social democracy's turn toward the centrist 'third way' in the 1990s is now poised to elect a new leader from the left.
Change and catastrophe produced one of the world's most beautiful dances: The Dance of the Feather.