#MeToo Survivors March – Take Back the Workplace March and Rally, Hollywood, California November 12, 2017 Text and dozens of photos by Walter Lippmann. Hundreds of women and men came out on short notice today to protest sexual abuse and rape. Called by local organizations and a group of female farmworkers, an estimated 500 people assembled […]
English translation of Spanish language report from LA OPINION, in Los Angeles, about the march and rally against sexual abuse, held in Hollywood, California, Sunday, November 12, 2017.
It is estimated that, in the United States, 93 people die every day from gunshots, while another 222 survive after being shot, equivalent to 33,880 deaths per year. For every ten inhabitants there are nine firearms, being the highest proportion in the world.
These statistics are carefully recorded by the Brady Campaign, which is named after James Brady, who served as press secretary to President Ronald Reagan, when both of them were wounded in 1981 during an attack in Washington DC. Reagan recovered but Brady was left in a wheelchair. For the next three decades, he became a standard-bearer of arms control in the United States.
Since 1970, more Americans have died from guns (including suicides, accidents and homicides) than the total of all Americans who lost their lives in all the wars in the country's history, since Independence (1776). Every day, about 92 lose their lives by firearms, recalled Nicholas Kristof, New York Times columnist.
It is true that the Soviet Union denounced the racial segregation of the United States. They cited that ugly characteristic of American society when expressing solidarity with the American civil rights movement and the national liberation struggles in Africa. It is also true that the communists of the United States collaborated with the national civil rights movement to promote racial integration, Parry explains.
We Keep Being Put on New Lists By: Dr. Néstor García Iturbe Translated and edited by Walter Lippmann for CubaNews. The Trump administration, at the head of the United States government, has just included Cuba on three new lists. That is part of the policy change, which Trump announced when he met in the city […]
Speech by Fidel Castro at the eulogy for the heroes killed in unequal combat against U.S. Imperialism in Grenada. Held in Havana on November 14, 1983.. SOURCE: The African Communist, No. 97, 1984, pp. 75-91. Scanned from pdf at The African Communist #97, 1984, by Walter Lippmann, November 2017, pp. 75-91
Ocean Sur catalog entry for short biography of Leon Trotsky written by Cuban scholar Ariel Dacal Diaz. Ariel Dacal Diaz is co-author of Russia: From Real Socialism to Real Capitalism. Introduction by Alan Woods.
Introduction to Selected Texts by Leon Trotsky New Leon Trotsky Selected texts Compiled by FERNANDO ROJAS 2015 | Marxist Library Collection | The present selection has the first purpose of spreading the political ideology of Leon Trotsky, author of a considerably vast work and unavoidable personality of the history of the 20th century. Gathered in this volume, you can find some […]
Scroll through twenty images of models and stylish clothing from Fashion Week in Havana, 2017