TURKEY ON TRIAL a.k.a. The Trial of Selahattin Demirtaş

The co-chairperson of the left-wing People’s Democratic Party – HDP – Partiya Demokratîk a Gelan – Selahattin Demirtaş, arrested on November 4, 2016 and now, following his non-appearance in court one week ago on Thursday 7 December his detention has been extended

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FARC Women: In the guerrilla we were always treated with respect

Post Views: 48 Last week several media, including RCN television and Blu Radio, reproduced the stories of a supposed FARC former-guerilla woman, who spent her time in smearing the commanders and guerrillas, for what she called permanent sexual harassment.

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Timochenko: FARC Women reject smear campaign

Post Views: 10 The women who have been in the FARC, recently issued a public statement, in which they express their open rejection of the smear campaign that some people and media are carrying on against the leaders of the

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Reacciones a decisión de Estados Unidos de reconocer a Jerusalén como capital de Israel

En una sesión urgente del Consejo de Seguridad realizada el 8 de diciembre, las declaraciones de los demás Estados miembros evidenciaron la soledad de Estados Unidos en el seno del máximo órgano de Naciones Unidas

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CRACKS IN THE SKIN – Ashraf Fayadh THE POET IN PRISON

Cracks in the skin, a poem written by Palestinian poet Ashraf Fayadh from a Saudi Arabian jail

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Crucitas: Costa Rica anuncia que tribunal del CIADI “pospondrá” su decisión sobre jurisdicción

Este 5 de diciembre, el Ministerio de Comercio Exterior (COMEX) de Costa Rica dió a conocer un nuevo desarrollo con relación a la demanda interpuesta por la empresa minera canadiense Infinito Gold contra Costa Rica ante el CIADI

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First hearing of Selahattin Demirtas

International thinkers, authors and politicians signed an appeal of support and solidarity

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BOOK. ‘The Design of Everyday Life’ by Adam Greenfield

Last June 2017, Verso (formerly New Left Books founded in 1970 by the staff of the New Left Review) released ‘Radical Technologies – The Design of Everyday Life’ by American writer, Adam Greenfield

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ON A DAY THIS WEEK in December, 1961. Frantz Fanon

On a day this week, December 6, 1961, the writer and revolutionary-marxist Frantz Fanon,  author of the ‘The Wretched of the Earth’ (among other works of philosophy and biting critiques of colonialism), died from leukemia

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Brexit deal collapses as DUP say no to soft border

Plans to seal a critical deal to advance negotiations on Britain’s  departure from the EU ended in farce this afternoon

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