Thursday, 20 September , 2018

Argentina

Solidarity with the imprisoned popular economy’s workers and political leaders of...

A new act of police harassment took place today against the Senegalese street vendors who work daily in the neighborhood of Constitución, Buenos Aires....

Argentina Hikes Interest Rate to 60% as Peso Crashes

30 August 2018 The currency hit a new record low Thursday of 39 pesos per U.S. dollar, making it the world's worst-performing currency. Argentina's central bank yanked...

Argentina Is Persecuting Abortion Rights Activists

16 August 2018 Three police raids took place Wednesday in the small city of Rio Grande, in Argentina, against feminist activists. The justice system of the...

The global implications of the Turkish lira crisis

16 August 2018 As the tenth anniversary of the onset of the 2008 global financial crisis approaches, the ongoing turmoil engulfing the Turkish lira sounds...

Argentina’s Economy Contracts by 5.8% Amid Austerity

25 July 2018 The decrease in economic activity in Argentina is recorded as the country applies IMF-sponsored austerity policies. Argentina’s Statistics and Census agency, the Indec,...

Two social indigenous leaders traveled to Italy invited by the Vatican

On June 24, Myriam Sotelo, from Esteros del Iberá (a Guaraní community) and Teresa Tripailaf, from Linares de San Martín de los Andes (a...

Argentina: Over 60 Social Movements Protest US ‘Military Base’

12 July 2018 In Argentina, political parties, social organizations, human rights groups, workers’ unions and Mapuches held a caravan to protest the installation of a...

How is possible for Israel to arm Ukrainian Nazis? Israeli policy...

Human rights activists petition the court to cease Israeli arms exports to Ukraine since some of these weapons reach neo-Nazi elements in Ukraine’s security...

The IMF is back in Argentina: “an economic and social crisis,...

by Eric Toussaint , Sergio Ferrari 27 June 2018 1. The vicious circle of illegitimate debt grapples the Argentine people once again2. IMF’s $ 50 billion...

Avalanche: Artists, athletes, personalities from all over the world are boycotting...

Dublin mayor calls for Irish boycott of 2019 Eurovision in Israel 14 May 2018 Dublin’s mayor on Monday called for Ireland to boycott next year’s Eurovision...