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News :: International
Philippines’ Foreign Debt Payments Dwarf Relief Aid After Typhoon Haiyan
20 Dec 2013
More than a month after Typhoon Haiyan devastated the Philippines, the country has paid approximately $900 million in debt repayments—more than twice as much as it’s received in pledged aid from countries around the world to support the recovery effort.
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Remembering Eyad El-Sarraj
20 Dec 2013
human rights
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Digital Age Privacy Rights
20 Dec 2013
NSA
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News :: Human Rights : International : Labor : Race : Social Welfare
Socialist International honours the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela
19 Dec 2013
1993-Nelson-Mandela-Lisbon-Socialist-International.jpgThe Socialist International is deeply moved by the passing of Nelson Mandela, the man who, representing the struggle for freedom of an entire nation, became a symbol for justice, reconciliation and peace for the entire world.
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News :: Human Rights : International : Politics : Race : Social Welfare
On the passing of Comrade Nelson Mandela
19 Dec 2013
2013-Mandela-ANC-Socialist-International-Akbayan.pngMandela has served as a symbol of strength and hope for South Africa and the world. As one of the leaders of the African National Congress (ANC), Mandela was at the forefront of the movement for national liberation for the black majority in South Africa. He was eventually detained by the apartheid regime for his participation in the national liberation movement and was imprisoned for 27 years. Despite such hardship, his dream of freedom for his people never ceased.
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News :: Environment : Human Rights : International : Media : War and Militarism
The Shortwave Report 12/20/13 Listen Globally!
19 Dec 2013
Modified: 06:14:48 PM
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. NHK World Radio Japan, Radio Havana Cuba, the Voice of Russia, Spanish National Radio, and Radio Deutsche-Welle.
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LOCAL Announcement :: Education
Community Church of Boston: January Sunday Forums
19 Dec 2013
A list of upcoming Sunday forums at the Community Church of Boston for the month of January...
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Commentary :: Social Welfare
Dorothee Soelle: Teacher of God and Prophetess
19 Dec 2013
The winner-sentence of Margaret Thatcher that there was "no alternative" to the system of neoliberal profit maximization was opposed to Soelle's life theme ["There is no alternative" (TINA)]. At a Political Night Prayer in Hamburg on November 18, 2001, Soelle spoke of the "TINA-syndrome" and said "we all suffer in this sickness. This lack of alternatives thinking has harmed us more than our many skin allergies." She supported global justice movements like attac. She saw the alternative in the development that was impossible according to neoliberal ideology. This "marvelously simple sentence" - "The world is not for sale" - agrees with the Jewish-Christian tradition."
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Commentary :: International
Bracing for an Eventual Day of Reckoning
19 Dec 2013
markets
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Commentary :: Media
New York Times Editors Support Wrong Over Right
19 Dec 2013
media
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