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Bolivia’s two worlds

A new conflict broke out in Bolivia at the end of March. Thousands of miners blocked highways in five departments of Bolivia to protest a pending new mining law. Three miners were killed by the national police, while the miners took dozens of police hostage. Continue reading

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Spain, Greece, Europe: capitalist crisis and revolt

This is the lead article from the new July-August 2012 issue of News & Letters: Spain, Greece, Europe: capitalist crisis and revolt by Franklin Dmitryev When the bailout of banks in Spain, the Eurozone’s fourth largest economy, was announced on … Continue reading

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Politicizing G8 and NATO: Rulers, Domination, and Emancipation

Platypus has posted video of another workshop from their March convention in Chicago with a speaker from News and Letters Committees.  There were three speakers on this panel, Politicizing G8 and NATO: Rulers, Domination, and Emancipation.  The second, Fred Mecklenburg, … Continue reading

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World in View: Students awaken Chile

From the September-October 2011 issue of News & Letters: World in View: Students awaken Chile Hundreds of thousands of students–teenagers, and college students–have taken to the streets of Santiago, the capital, and the cities of Concepción, Valparaíso and Temuco, among … Continue reading

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