Monthly Archives: April 2009

Is Alan Garcia off his meds?

“Coooomrades, in this historic and revolutionary moment, we call on you to take up the anti-imperialist fight…”“No, no! You already gave that speech. Now you have to say: Gentlemen, we call on you to take up investment in privatizations and … Continue reading

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The video the Cruceñistas don’t want you to see

Thanks to commenter Boris, from Bolivia (yes, I checked–his IP is definitely from there!), I’ve been alerted to this video:It was posted to YouTube two days ago. It’s got news footage of Evo’s floating parliament on Lake Titicaca, intercut with … Continue reading

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Swine flu: How profitable at such an opportune time…

Maybe Tamiflu should be called RummyFlu?How profitable? Very, according to YVKE Mundial and Telesur: The transnational drug companies Roche and GlaxoSmithKline are the only two laboratories that produce oseltamivir and zanamivir, used to treat patients with swine flu. Oseltamivir, produced … Continue reading

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Bolivia terror plot: The UJC connection

Just a bunch of fine young Cruceñista boyz, out cruising for chicks in a majorly pimped ride. Think these punks got lucky?Well, kiddies, we knew THIS was coming, did we not? Now ABI confirms it: the Santa Cruz chapter of … Continue reading

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Portrait of the Terrorist as a Young Gun Nut

Elöd Tóasó, Hungarian/Romanian would-be assassin, posing with a sniper rifle last December at the Hotel Buganvillas, Santa Cruz, Bolivia. Too bad it didn’t have a magnifying mirror instead of a high-res telescopic sight, so he could take a peek in … Continue reading

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Actions have consequences, gordito!

All right, so the government of Peru granted political asylum to an obvious crook on the flimsiest grounds ever. Now, they’re about to reap the consequences of their incredibly ill-considered actions: The Venezuelan government, in an official communiqué, rejected the … Continue reading

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Another Bolivia bombshell about to break?

Sure smells that way. From ABI, two items: First, there’s a video out there showing the international terrorist cell in Santa Cruz making its vile plans; now, there’s this: Prosecutor Marcelo Sosa, head of the investigation of the irregular ultra-right … Continue reading

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Why they hate the US, part umpteen hundred and umpty-ump

When life is discovered on other planets, we already know how it’s gonna react to its first Earthling visitors…If you ever wanna know why Latin Americans keep yelling “Yankee Go Home” or “Gringo maldito”, I think I’ve just found another … Continue reading

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Quotable: Steve Benen on Karl Rove

“You see, in Rove World, the way to avoid becoming a banana republic is to have a chief executive who ignores the rule of law. Then, the chief executive is replaced, and his/her successor must ensure there are no consequences … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: Two by Yaz

Midnight. It’s raining outside. What’s Bina listening to at this hour? This:An awesome remix of the ’80s classic; the incredibly soulful voice of Alison Moyet and the purest synth-pop backdrop make perfect foils for each other.A live version of “Don’t … Continue reading

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