Submitted by folkie on 3 July 2010 - 4:44am
Luis Posada Carriles' right hand man, Francisco Chávez Abarca, nabbed in Venezuela
Hugo Chávez, Venezuela’s president, reported today that the Salvadoran Francisco Chávez Abarca, accused of being Luis Posada Carriles’ right hand man, and the author of various explosive attacks in Cuba, was arrested in a nighttime intelligence operation on Thursday when he tried to enter Venezuela.
Submitted by folkie on 2 July 2010 - 10:00pm
If they build it, they will bomb.
Angry Sheepshead Bay residents came out in a show of force on Sunday to protest a planned mosque and Muslim community center in their neighborhood.
Submitted by folkie on 2 July 2010 - 9:17pm
If you've ever met Native Lopez, the President of the Mexican-American Political Association (MAPA), you'll know immediately why the comparison to Nelson Mandela is apt. Nativo is strong, dignified, soft-spoken, intelligent, and cares deeply about ending American Apartheid.
Submitted by folkie on 2 July 2010 - 7:11am
A Democratic candidate runs several mailing lists to which I subscribe and sometimes post. This discussion is taken from one of those lists. I've deleted most of the names to protect the privacy of those who posted:
Submitted by folkie on 1 July 2010 - 12:50am
One Year After the Coup, Rift Persists Between
Washington And Latin America Over Honduras
At dawn one year ago, on June 28, soldiers invaded the home of Honduran President Mel Zelaya and flew him to Costa Rica. It was a frightening throwback to the days when military men, backed by a local oligarchy and often the United States, could overturn the results of democratic elections.
Submitted by folkie on 30 June 2010 - 6:46pm
Did Kagan Cover for Dershowitz's Plagiarism?
Submitted by folkie on 30 June 2010 - 3:28am
Millions of U.S. Taxpayers Dollars Fund Fabricated Rwanda Genocide and Asylum Cases
Submitted by folkie on 29 June 2010 - 2:28am
Vicky Peláez caught in U.S. dragnet
Submitted by folkie on 28 June 2010 - 6:21am
America's totalitarian democracy and the politics of plunder, or, life is a titty tuck and a Dodge truck