The backdrop for elections in Greece, Portugal, Spain and Ireland is one of deep economic crisis ignited by the American financial collapse of 2007-08.
The leaders of Canada's four major political parties participated in the first debate of what will be a long campaign with the potential to make history.
On July 29, Sto Kokkino, the radio station politically close to SYRIZA, broadcast a long interview with Greece's Prime Minister.
Today, unfortunately, we are blessed with anti-immigrant Know-Nothings in many countries.
All the workers of the world, I hope, hear the Greek voice, as in ages past they did. Solidarity. Its time is now.
On June 30, 1985, 30 years ago today, Haruo Remeliik, the president of anti-nuclear Palau, had his brains blown out.
International law guarantees the right to seek asylum; seizing boats and mass detentions are violations of this right.
Today is the birthday of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, born (as Karola Ruth Siegel) in 1928 in Wiesenfeld, Germany.
Yemen, the small country tucked into the bottom of the Arabian Peninsula, is shattering old alliances and spurring new ones.
The British passenger liner Lusitania was torpedoed by a German U-boat 18 miles off the Irish coast.