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On Monday, March 26, 2007 in Northern Gaza a river of raw sewage and debris overflowed from a collapsed earth embankment into a refugee camp driving 3,000 Palestinians from their homes. Five residents drowned, 25 were injured and scores of houses were destroyed.
James Petras and Robin Eastman-Abaya :: 03.23.2007 :: Analysis
On March 16, 2007, Philippine police arrested veteran journalist, activist, former political prisoner and torture victim, Congressman Satur Ocampo, on the steps of the Philippine Supreme Court. One day earlier, in Washington DC, California Senator Barbara Boxer opened hearings on the mounting death squad executions and kidnappings in the Philippines.
03.18.2007 :: Analysis
While the number of the worlds billionaires grew from 793 in 2006 to 946 this year, major mass uprisings became commonplace occurrences in China and India.
03.15.2007 :: Latin America
Many progressive overseas academics, politicians, journalists and commentators have glowingly characterized the Evo Morales regime as radical, revolutionary and part of an anti-imperialist bloc.
03.09.2007 :: United States
I am told by the Manchester Guardian, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal and the Washington Post that you have impeccable academic and battlefield credentials. Bush has appointed you Commander of the Multinational Forces in Iraq, and so you have the power to implement your highly publicized counter-insurgency theories.
03.04.2007 :: Latin America
The First Line of Opposition of Bush is to Defeat this Local Client \’President\’! Para Mate Amargo: Bush Versus Chavez: El Pueblo y Chavez contra los Presidentes Cipayos y el Emperador