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Revolution within the revolution: Vietnam, Cuba move toward LGBTQ equality

Each is a case of governments evolving together, inching toward their socialist aspirations where oppression is relegated to the past.

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Mexico teachers on the barricades: Protests result in death and injury

Southern Mexico is on fire with protest demonstrations after the government sent in heavily armed troops to suppress demonstrations.

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France rising up against so-called labor law reform

French government mandates weakening important labor law protections are a key factor in the waves of protests that have rocked the nation.

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Argentina’s new government accepts U. S. military bases

For U.S. military planners looking to Latin America, there's a new day. Argentine president Mauricio Macri is on board with U.S. foreign policy. 

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“Red Spring” for the left in India’s Kerala state

What were the issues culminating in this victory? The Left Democratic Front fought for the wages and living conditions of Kerala's workers and peasants.

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Continued political instability challenges Spain’s left to unite

A failure by the left to unite will open the door for Europe's resurgent far right, whose xenophobia and racism have gained ground all over the continent.

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Communist Party of France plans to build broad left coalition

French communists pledged that they will have half a million conversations with French voters this fall. 

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Peruvian presidential runoff: A squeaker

A broad left coalition in the Andean nation asked supporters to help defeat a right-wing extremist.

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LGBTQ equality movement Pink Dot navigates conservatism in Singapore

In an authoritarian society, the activists behind Pink Dot walk a fine line.

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French Communists convene international peace conference in Paris

More than a hundred delegates from organizations around the globe gathered here June 1 for the International Conference for World Peace and Progress.

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