Archive for: 2007

Class polarization deepens in Bolivia

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In spite of the threats, disturbances, violence and boycott by the most reactionary forces of Bolivia, on Dec. 9, 165 of the 255 members of the Consti...

The Empire casts a shadow over Sudan

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The world’s leading imperialist powers have pressed for intervention in Sudan’s affairs for years. Although the imperialists claim constan...

Imperialist hypocrisy and Ethiopian crimes in Ogaden

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Democrat and Republican politicians continue to claim that there is “genocide” in the Darfur region of Sudan. They claim that U.S. militar...

Health insurance giant lets 17-year-old girl die

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Seventeen-year-old Nataline Sarkisyan died on Dec. 21, 2007 of complications related to her treatment for leukemia. She died because Cigna Corp., a pr...

Government ignores veteran and soldier suicides

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I had been in Iraq for about two months when my brigade suffered its first fatality. He died from a gunshot wound to the head. Nobody wanted to believ...

Serbia launches billboard campaign in defense of Kosovo

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Serbia has launched a new billboard campaign featuring famous Western leaders in response to the ongoing imperialist effort to break off Kosovo. Wit...

D.C. government to lay off workers, close 23 public schools

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In January 2007, Washington, D.C. Mayor Adrian M. Fenty won an overwhelming electoral victory in large part due to his repeated promises to reform edu...

Cienfuegos refinery reopens, PetroCaribe Summit closes

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Cuba’s Camilo Cienfuegos oil refinery was reopened on the closing day of the fourth Petrocaribe Summit, following a joint renovation effort carr...

Abducted children from Chad wait to go home

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One-hundred-three Chadian children are currently waiting in an orphanage to be reunited with their families, following their abduction by French chari...

Government suffers Liberty City 7 setback, moves for retrial

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After a two-month trial and nine days of deliberations, a Miami jury acquitted one of the Liberty City 7, Lyglenson Lemorin, and failed to convict the...