Monthly Archives: April 2006
Sure sounds like it… This century will see the end of the US empire, said Hugo Chavez on Saturday during a rally in Havana, where he highlighted the progress of Latin American integration efforts. Addressing thousands of youth present at … Continue reading
As in, Native (North) American. Here he is receiving a prayer staff and eagle feather from a Penobscot chief, James Sappier, in recognition of Citgo’s compassionate 40% discount on oil for poorer communities:(Photo credit: Gregory Wilpert, Venezuelanalysis)
“I kept coming back to one main question: if the objective of foreign aid is imperialism, is that so wrong? I often found myself envying people like Charlie who believed so strongly in our system that they wanted to force … Continue reading
Who will advance to the second round of the Peruvian elections? O Wise Swami, who knows all and sees all, gaze into thy crystal ball. And lo! Here are the standings so far, according to El Beebo: Ex-army officer Ollanta … Continue reading
Oh, the ignominy of seeing yet another imperial money machine get trashed! The World Bank has been accused of publishing false accounts and wasting money on ineffective medicines in its malaria treatment programme. A Lancet paper claims the bank faked … Continue reading
Silvio Berlusconi doesn’t want to go, even though he’s had an unequivocal heave-ho from Italian voters: Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is refusing to admit defeat in last week’s Italian election despite a court ruling in favour of his opponents. The … Continue reading
Dubya’s poll numbers have slipped yet again. Less than a third of US citizens are now hardcore stupid.Meanwhile, Chavecito just keeps going from strength to strength. That evil tyrant!