After a spirited strike vote on October 29, Courtyard Nursing Care Center workers reached a tentative agreement with management last Friday that preserves 100 percent employer-paid individual health insurance.
Emerging markets like Brazil, India, and Mexico should not strive for a mythical free-market economy (which never existed, nor follow the encomiums of US special interests -- for they preach free markets but rely on the government to advance their aims.
Jeff McKenzie arrives in Australia. This is not a one or two day protest. It is an eight month walking prayer, 2,000 miles in Australia and 1,400 miles in Japan, attempting to forward a message to the world that we can and should have a nuclear free future.
Dennis Kucinich, the Progressive Candidate for President, spoke on Sept 19, 2003 for Massachusetts Peace Action in Cambridge, explaining his vision for a peaceful United States government. 34:54min.Campaign site: kucinich.us
Las Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC) advirtieron que los 73 rehenes en su poder, entre ellos la ex candidata presidencial Ingrid Betancourt, sólo recuperarán la libertad si 400 guerrilleros salen de la cárcel. Lo dijo a IPS Noticias el número dos del grupo, Raúl Reyes.