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600 Days: The Repatriation and Resurrection of Ernesto ‘Che’ Guevara

by Nancy Scheper-Hughes An Interview with Dr. Jorge González, former Director of the Cuban Forensic Institute in Havana. Fifty years ago ‘Che’ Guevara was captured and...

Venezuela’s Socialists Score Landslide Win in Mayoral Elections

Venezuela’s socialists have won a landslide victory in municipal elections Sunday, taking 21 out of 23 state capitals as well as the Caracas Capital District. By...

Catalonia and the Spanish State

Jorge Tamames reviews Spanish nationalism, the ‘regime of 1978’ and prospects for constitutional reform in Spain towards a pluri-national state. He sadly notes: “Podemos...

Germany: What Happens Next?

By Claus Offe 3 October 2017 The key question now is: What happens next? After the social democrats have (wisely, I think) opted for a role...

Left and Catalonia, the debate

The left must support Catalonia The struggle in Catalonia for self determination has shaken the whole Spanish state. It has forced all political forces to...

The Battle for History | by Seumas Milne

Published in theguardian.com 12 September 2002 It would be easy to dismiss the controversy over the latest Martin Amis offering as little more than a...

Imperialist Anti-Capitalism?

By Radhika Desai   Abstract: The Russian Revolution broke out amidst a world war between imperial countries and a critical part of its legacy lies in...

Barrage to Catalonia

By David Broder 01 November 2017 The 1 October referendum and its aftermath has exposed the extent of the democratic crisis in Spain — and Europe...

The Independence of Catalonia has Arrived! We are all Catalans |...

By: Carlos Aznárez Source: Resumen Latinoamericano / The Dawn News October 27, 2017 Catalonia is living a historical day, independence is a reality against all odds. Knowing...

Catalan Separatist Parties Move To Accept New Regional Elections Within Constitution,...

Oct 31 2017—NEWS—Catalan National Assembly says it only recognises the republic but that it will take part in the Article 155 elections called by...