• Chicago mother fights deportation

    Chicago mother fights deportation

    September 1, 2006 By Pepe Lozano

    CHICAGO — Elvira Arellano, 31, an immigrant rights activist and mother of a 7-year-old child, has taken sanctuary in a church here, defying efforts by the U.S. government to deport her to Mexico. She told reporters,...

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  • Or peoples needs?

    Or peoples needs?

    August 18, 2006

    Conservative economists seem concerned about the changes taking place within Venezuela’s state-run oil company, PDVSA. They argue that Venezuela’s decreased oil production is proof of its inefficient and wasteful practices. They say that oil companies should...

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  • Ending terrorism

    Ending terrorism

    August 18, 2006

    After British authorities announced last week that a new terrorist plot had been uncovered, officials in the U.S. and Britain raised their threat alerts to the highest level, ramping up airline passenger and luggage searches. The...

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  • Women propel Venezuelas revolution forward

    Women propel Venezuelas revolution forward

    August 18, 2006 By Elena Mora

    CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuela: Ahora es de todos! This slogan, appearing on a poster beneath a simple drawing of three children in the colors of the national flag, means “Venezuela: Now it’s for everyone.”

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  • Bush administration targets Cuban churches

    Bush administration targets Cuban churches

    August 15, 2006

    Church leaders the world over have objected to a misleading reference to the Cuban Council of Churches that appeared in the July 10 report from the President Bush’s “Commission for Assistance to a Free Cuba.” The...

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