The new Joint List is now being hailed from the center to the left as the bright spot in the Israeli political scene.
A politician who wants to build an Arab-Jewish "alliance of the disadvantaged," has emerged as one of the biggest surprises of Israel's election campaign.
On Friday, Feb. 13, a binational meeting took place between committees of the Movement for National Regeneration, in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.
The chair of the Communist Party of Brazil, Renato Rabelo, discusses the reelection of Dilma Rousseff of the Workers' Party to the presidency of Brazil.
Around a quarter of a million people marched through Madrid on Saturday in a show of strength by the populist Podemos party.
Almost before the votes were counted in the recent Greek elections, battle lines were being drawn all over Europe.
Radical left leader Alexis Tsipras took over Monday as austerity-wracked Greece's new prime minister.
Nigeria is in the news again because of vicious attacks by the extremist jihadi group Boko Haram in the country's Northeastern state of Borno.
In a way the victory recalled those of Obama in 2008 and 2012. They marked an amazing defeat of racists; this coalition is a blow to primitive anti-communism.
The Vazquez victory should be seen within the context of the Bolivarian dynamic, a multinational movement in South America, Central America and the Caribbean.