In Chile, millions of people are taking to the streets to demonstrate against neoliberal President Piñera. El Pueblo Unido - the song that accompanies the protests is called The United People in English. It is...
The millions of poor in an enormously rich country can no longer bear to choose between very little and nothing. They have very little to lose. The tax reform proposal of 2021 was the straw...
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The Supreme Court of Mexico has ruled that the previously introduced legal ban on the use of cannabis was unconstitutional. The Courts judge called the declaration as historic in terms of respect for human rights.  Mexico...
Colombia new President: Gustavo Petro
In Colombia, Gustavo Petro won the presidential election. The ex-guerrilla fighter is the country's first left-wing president. He thus continues the left's winning streak in Latin America. Petro wants to change Colombia profoundly. The country...
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Brazil is getting a new Ministry for Indigenous Peoples, has more indigenous deputies than ever before, and is getting its first female indigenous minister with the appointment of Sônia Guajajara. Who is this woman, and...
Lula da Silva grew up in poverty and became president of Brazil. During the military dictatorship, he fought for democracy and workers' rights. As president, he helped millions of Brazilians out of poverty. Lula was...
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Lula da Silva has narrowly won the runoff election for Brazilian president against Jair Bolsonaro. The incumbent president has not yet accepted his defeat, stoking fears of violent confrontations. Enormous challenges await the new President,...
In the midst of the Corona crisis, teams of Cuban doctors have landed in Italy and Andorra to provide medical support to Europe. However, this is not the first time that the island state has...
Brazil: Lula wants to stop deforestation
The Amazon rainforest is threatened with collapse. If nothing is done about deforestation, a chain reaction will be set in motion that will cause the unique ecosystem to disappear forever and further fuel climate change....
In the USA, there are more than five times as many vacant homes as there are homeless people. The state of Utah has therefore implemented the “Housing First” program and started to provide shelter for...