Chile's earthquake was 500 times more powerful than the one that struck Haiti, yet the destruction in Chile was far less. What should we conclude from that?
Presidents and representatives of 33 Latin American and Caribbean nations met February 23 and 24 to form an organization provisionally called the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States.
Somalia danger signs; new Cuban Five campaign; Russians still like "Soviet."
News briefs from four regions of the world.
With military cooperation treaties dating back to 1952, Colombia now serves as a prime tool for U.S. regional control.
Cuban President Raul Castro welcomed representatives of ALBA nations to Havana Dec. 11-14 for their eighth summit meeting.
In Chile this weekend, thousands paid tribute to legendary folksinger Victor Jara who was brutally murdered in 1973 by the military coup regime led by dictator Augusto Pinochet.
If nothing else, the "First International Meeting of Parties of the Left" in Caracas last week was ambitious.
Leaders of more than 60 South American and African countries met on Margarita Island, Venezuela, last month, raising the possibility of a new bloc of nations that can reduce their dependence on the U.S. and other capitalist powers.
Argentinian folksinger Mercedes Sosa was known the world over as “the voice of the voiceless.”