Category Archives: Americas

Cuba injects doctor diplomacy into Africa

 Oil-pumping African nations pay hefty sums to staff their hospitals with thousands of Cuban doctors, with most of the money going to the Cuban government. Nick MiroffJune 10, 2012 HAVANA, Cuba — Africa is a growth market for the world’s … Continue reading

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Quebec University Students & the Canadian Corpocracy

pastedGraphic The striking Quebec students understand the greater dynamic and enormous role they are playing in the drama of to be Canadians like we have been, or to be serfs. The Quebec students are holding up the threats of the … Continue reading

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WTF Is Going on With Peru’s Dolphins and Pelicans?

—By Julia Whitty | Mon May. 7, 2012 12:14 PM PDT 16   Hardy Jones (kneeling) and Dr. Carlos Yaipen Llanos (right) with a dead dolphin on Peru‘s northern coast Courtesy Something awful is happening in the waters off … Continue reading

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50,000 People Face Humanitarian Disaster — In South Dakota

By Rose Aguilar, All it took was a one-minute commentary. On February 9, 2010, Keith Olbermann told his viewers about a humanitarian crisis affecting 50,000 people. It was so bad, college basketball fans were being asked to share their soles. … Continue reading

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