UN General Assembly Honors Padre Miguel d’Escoto

28 Jul 2017 –  The United Nations Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy: report of the Secretary-General (A/71/858) [item 118] Report of the Secretary-General (A/71/858) The General Assembly will also pay tribute to the memory of His Excellency Miguel d’Escoto Brockmann, President of the sixty-third session of the General Assembly. Video: Part II English Special Tribute from the UN…

FARC-EP: We Will Continue to Overcome Adversity, as We Have Always Done

Gabriel Ángel @GabAngel_FARC Activities at the Transitional Zones where FARC-EP troops are grouped takes place at a very fast pace. And it is surrounded by uncertainties for most of the guerrillas. The main uncertainty has to do with their immediate future. It is natural for people to ask themselves what will happen to their life,…

AVAAZ: The Globe’s Largest & Most Powerful Behavioral Change Network – Part I

Cory Morningstar with Forrest Palmer This series builds on Cory Morningstar’s previous writing and research tracking the connecting lines of networked hegemony that exist between the elite funded NGOs that dominate the non profit industrial complex. Here Morningstar sharpens her focus on key individuals involved in rebranding business-as-usual and a particular Fifth Avenue address to…

MST Land Occupations Spread Throughout Brazil

In stark contrast to the snail pace of Brazil’s judiciary branch concerning agrarian reform issues, Rio de Janeiro’s Justice Department has moved with speed after Rural Landless Workers Movement families occupied Santa Rosa farm, owned by former president of the Brazilian Football Confederation Ricardo Teixeira. Early Tuesday morning, some 300 families participating in the MST’s…