Week of February 22 - 28, 2024

How the CIA destabilizes the world

There are three basic problems with the CIA, says Jeffrey D Sachs: its objectives, methods, and unaccountability.

US accused of killing Cuban doctors in Somalia airstrike

Officials are investigating the unverified claim that the doctors, who were kidnapped by al-Shabaab militants in…

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The Zapatista uprising, 30 years on

An event that marked the end of the previous century: A few thousand Indigenous Mayans from Chiapas “declared war” on the federal army and “dictator” Carlos Salinas.

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El presidente Joe Biden en la iglesia de San Juan Bautista, ayer en Columbia. Mientras los políticos estadunidenses hablan de paz, abren frentes de guerra no sólo contra Rusia, sino contra China, Irán, Cuba y hasta amenazan con…

Jury orders $83.3 million judgment against Trump in Carroll defamation suit

The judgment included $7.3 million in compensatory damages, $11 million designated for a reputational repair program, and a punitive portion of $65 million.

Ya comenzaron a florecer los mangos

Con ansiedad y sobre todo necesidad, la gente esperará por la codiciada fruta a elevados precios,

Sobre la Tarjeta Clásica

Progreso Weekly/Semanal La corporación CIMEX informó de la salida al mercado de la nueva Tarjeta Clásica en USD, la cual "podrá ser adquirida y utilizada en toda la red comercial del país que cuenten con terminales de punto de venta…

Jamie Dimon groveling before Trump exemplifies how fascism takes root

At a time when leaders need to stand up for the rule of law, for democracy, for decency, and against Trump, Dimon is leading the charge in the opposite direction.