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Crisis global y alternativas desde la perspectiva del Sur

Por Eric Toussaintn Editorial Ciencias Sociales, La Habana, 14 euros

Eric Toussaint ofrece, con enfoque integral, una oportunidad para percibir la real magnitud de la crisis global que vive el planeta, que no solo es financiera sino también alimentaria, ecológica y de las relaciones internacionales. Con documentados argumentos, demuestra la interconexión de la (...)

, by IIED

Climate change: governments should support migration, not fear it

Governments risk adopting policies that increase people’s vulnerability to climate change because of a general prejudice against migration, according to research published today by the International Institute for Environment and Development.
The research, which includes case studies from (...)

, by ALAI

Facebook and Twitter are not a game

By Abdeslam Baraka

Facebook is not a game. It is a means of communication that transcends borders, but does not supplant national or international legality concerning civil liberties and rights of association and expression. Choosing such means to spread one’s message, is and will be useful and effective, if the (...)

, por IHU

Índios Waimiri-Atroari desaparecidos na Ditadura

Por Egydio Schwade

“É justo e necessário o país se mobilizar pelos desaparecidos políticos da Ditadura Militar no Brasil (1964-1984). Entretanto, por que não há o mesmo interesse na busca dos índios desaparecidos durante a Ditadura Militar por se oporem à política do governo sobre seus territórios?”. A denúncia e a (...)

, por Carta Maior

As cordas que movem o conflito no Oriente Médio

Por Robert Fisk

Há uma mudança no mundo político, social e cultural do Oriente Médio. Criará muitas tragédias, levantará muitas esperanças e derramará demasiado sangue. Talvez seja melhor ignorar os analistas e seus think-tanks, cujos "especialistas” idiotas dominam os canais de televisão globais. Se os tchecos puderam (...)

, by Electronic Intifada

Egypt’s revolution and Israel: "Bad for the Jews"

Ilan Pappe

The view from Israel is that if they indeed succeed, the Tunisian and Egyptian revolutions are bad, very bad. Educated Arabs — not all of them dressed as "Islamists," quite a few of them speaking perfect English whose wish for democracy is articulated without resorting to "anti-Western" rhetoric (...)

, by SACSIS

First people still come second

By Glenn Ashton

Namibia, Namaqualand and the Namib Desert are all named after the first people who lived in that area, the Nama. Where are the Nama today? The reality is that they have largely become forgotten bit players in a complex world.
The indigenous people of various nations, descended from traditional (...)

, por IPS

Cazadores de la medicina perdida

By Humberto Márquez

Millones de enfermos de cáncer en el mundo podrán beneficiarse del medicamento taxol (paclitaxel), elaborado por laboratorios de Estados Unidos a partir de hongos como los de las montañas tepuy de Venezuela, sin retribuir nada a las comunidades indígenas que habitan esos paisajes desde tiempo (...)

, by IPS

Creation of native reserves slowed down under Lula

By Fabíola Ortiz

In Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva’s eight years as president of Brazil, he signed decrees creating just 88 indigenous reserves, far fewer than his immediate predecessors. That figure comes from the governmental National Indian Foundation (FUNAI) and the Indigenous Missionary Council (CIMI), which (...)

, por Revista Contralínea

Deshonra militar, militarismo y contrainsurgencia : primera parte

Por Gaspar Morquecho

La guerra en Chiapas nos sigue dejando diversas experiencias. Podemos decir que, después de los diálogos de febrero a marzo de 1994, nos encontramos con un largo periodo de lucha política, de resistencia y autodefensa, que cobró nuevos sentido y significado con la fundación de los Caracoles, las (...)

, by The New Economics Foundation (nef)

The Great Transition

Creating a new kind of economy is crucial if we want to tackle climate change and avoid the mounting social problems associated with the rise of economic inequality. The Great Transition provides the first comprehensive blueprint for building an economy based on stability, sustainability and (...)

, by FIAN

Alarming pesticide poisoning among flower workers

Shortly before Valentine’s Day, the European campaign “Fair Flowers - for Human Rights” presents a study on the health impacts of pesticides in the Ugandan flower production for the export to Europe. The study was conducted by the campaign’s partner, the Uganda Workers’ Education Association (UWEA). (...)

, par REMDH

Migration et l’asile dans les pays du Maghreb

Le nouveau rapport présente une étude sur la migration et l’asile dans les pays du Maghreb s’inscrit dans le cadre d’un appel à manifestation d’intérêt lancé par le REMDH.
Conformément aux termes définis dans cet appel à manifestation d’intérêt, elle vise, en une cinquantaine de pages, à analyser le cadre (...)

, by Al Masry al youm

Women revolutionaries hope for greater say in post-Mubarak Egypt

In the days following the ouster of President Hosni Mubarak, Egyptians have begun to outline the characteristics of their ideal country. The “New Egypt” will be clean, it will lack discrimination, it will be corruption-free. The initiative is the beginning of a push for specific demands that were (...)

Assemblée des mouvements populaires sur la Palestine

Dakar, Sénégal, 10 février 2011

A Dakar, au Sénégal, l’Assemblée des mouvements populaires sur la Palestine se réunit au Forum social mondial (FSM) à un moment de lutte populaire intense en Palestine contre l’apartheid, la colonisation et l’occupation israéliens.
Lors de l’Assemblée des mouvements populaires sur la Palestine, des (...)

Peoples Movement Assembly on Palestine

Dakar, Senegal, February 10, 2011

In Dakar, Senegal the Peoples ‘ movement Assembly on Palestine convenes at the World Social Forum (WSF) at a time of intense popular struggle in Palestine against Israeli apartheid, colonization and occupation, and for full implementation of the inalienable rights of the Palestinian people. For (...)