Rightwing Populist Opposition Forces Peru’s Education Minister f...
Peru’s opposition-controlled Congress voted to force the country’s education minister from office in the lastest blow against President Pedro Pablo Kuczynskis 5-month-old government. Tensions between the executive and the right-wing […]
Surge in Violence Against Human Rights Activists in Colombia
There has been a surge in violence against human right defenders in Colombia this year despite a cease-fire and a peace agreement. Just days ago, one of Colombia’s largest peasant […]
Trump fever sweeps Iraqi Kurdistan
Kurdish People in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq have been celebrating Donald Trump’s election to the U.S. presidency by naming businesses and children after Trump. Their delight in the Trump […]
Chinese Government Attempts Crackdown on Universities or a Lost Cause?...
Chinese authorities have been directed to intensify ideological controls on academia and turn the universities into Communist party strongholds in a major address given by China’s president, Xi Jin ping. […]
Fight Against Draconian Anti Abortion Laws in El Salvador
Hundreds of feminists and people active in social movements marched through the streets of San Salvador to call on El Salvador’s Legislative Assembyu to easy the country’s total ban on […]
Erdogan’s AK Party submits bill to empower presidency
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his ruling Justice and Development Party, known as the A-K, or AK, on Saturday submitted to parliament a bill granting extended powers to the […]