Latin America Mobilizes in Solidarity with Chilean Students

1 Santiago de Chile, Sep 8. -Social organizations in various Latin American countries will demonstrate Thursday in solidarity with the social movement defending public education in Chile.The expressions of solidarity are taking place in El Salvador, Costa Rica, Colombia, Peru, Ecuador, Argentina, Paraguay, and Uruguay, according to the Association of Chilean Professors. The different initiatives, which include sending letters to

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Cuban Province on Campaign for Release of The Five

1 Sancti Spiritus, Cuba, Sep 3. -Cuban and foreign students, jurists, and members of social organizations of this central province will carry out a campaign of solidarity with the five Cuban heroes unfairly imprisoned in the United States. According to Alicia Crespo, a delegate of the Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP) in this province, activities will start

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Chileans Take to the Streets Again to Demand Public Education

1 Santiago de Chile, Jul 14. -Students, professors, social organizations and citizens will lead yet another national march on Thursday to demand free and public education.Demonstrators will march from Plaza Italia, according to Camila Vallejo, president University of Chile Student Federation, on her Twitter account last night. The university leader confirmed that demonstrators would stick to their planned route and

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Alarm in Managua with Xolotlan Lake Floods

0 Managua, Oct 8. -The historic raise of Xolotlan Lake 42.72 meters above sea level rang the alarm for Nicaraguan authorities while President Daniel Ortega ordered state and social organizations to ready for all possible scenarios and hope for the best. Police Public Safety Director Francisco Díaz said all forces were summoned to prevent further disaster with the unprecedented event,

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USA: Activists Won’t Let Oil Spill Be Forgotten

0 Washington, Jul 8. -Texas was just added to the list of US states damaged by the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, and social organizations are demonstrating Thursday to prevent the environmental tragedy from sinking into oblivion. In recent days, some groups have seen a tendency for the oil spill issue to disappear from the country's mass media. In order

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