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UN: Israel Demolished 41 Palestinian Homes, a School in 1 Week
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 7 Mar 2016

The demolition took place in a Palestinian village called Khirbet Tana, which is home to approximately 250 people who rely on herding and agriculture for their livelihood, according to the U.N. report.

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Debt and Drugs: A Toxic Colonial Legacy for Puerto Rico
Kari Lydersen - TeleSur, 29 Feb 2016

Drug addiction rates in Puerto Rico are sky high, with an estimated 60,000 intravenous drug users. Injection drug use has fueled HIV and hepatitis C infection rates among the highest in the Western Hemisphere. The island’s debt crisis and subsequent austerity cuts are exacerbating social problems.

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Cuba Leads the Way in Developing New Cancer Drugs
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 22 Feb 2016

15 Feb 2016 – Cuba is testing drugs to turn cancer into a manageable chronic disease, adapting treatment to each tumor rather than attacking them with a one-size-fits-all cure.

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The TPP: A Corporate Bill of Rights
Larry Brown - TeleSur, 8 Feb 2016

These so-called trade deals are really not very much about trade at all. They are international corporate constitutions, aimed at limiting the ability of our governments to control transnational corporate behavior. These deals weaken democracy, increase income inequality, endanger our public services, give corporations more rights than the citizenry, further endanger our already stressed environment, and kill jobs.

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Nonprofits: Beware the Hand That Feeds
Auset Marian Lewis - TeleSur, 25 Jan 2016

Can we really depend on big money to fund change? With dissent bent and compromised to fit a corporate 501c(3) model, the cry for change can be muted and misdirected. To that extent nonprofit models can coopt social justice movements who depend on them for support.

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I Helped Create ISIS
Vincent Emanuele - TeleSur, 21 Dec 2015

After we cut their zip-ties and took the black bags off their heads, several of our more deranged marines would fire rounds from their AR-15s into their air or ground, scaring the recently released captives. Always for laughs. Who knows how long they survived. After all, no one cared. We do know of one former U.S. prisoner who survived: Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of ISIS.

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Empire Files
Abby Martin, TheRealNews - TeleSur, 21 Dec 2015

Abby Martin debuts teleSUR’s The Empire Files exploring the U.S. Empire and its rise to world hegemony.

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600 Refugees Detained by Australia Say They Want to Die
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 7 Dec 2015

3 Dec 2015 – Six hundred refugees and asylum seekers detained by the Australia government on Manus Island, part of Papua New Guinea, have written a letter to the Australian prime minister saying they want assistance to die.

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Beirut and Paris: A Tale of Two Terror Attacks
Belén Fernández - TeleSur, 16 Nov 2015

14 Nov 2015 – As news arrived yesterday of terror attacks in Paris that ultimately left more than 120 people dead, U.S. President Barack Obama characterized the situation as “heartbreaking” and an assault “on all of humanity.” Presidential sympathy had been conspicuously absent the previous day when terror attacks in Beirut left 44 people dead and 239 others injured. Predictably, Western media and social media were much less vocal about the slaughter in Lebanon.

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US Government Asks Native Hawaiians to Legitimize Occupation with Vote
Sonali Kolhatkar – TeleSur, 16 Nov 2015

Native Hawaiians are the last Indigenous population in the U.S. without their own government. But what they want is independence, not legal recognition.

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Cuba Leading Eradication of HIV/AIDS, UN Says
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 16 Nov 2015

Cuba is an example for the world to follow on how to eradicate AIDS, the executive director of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS said Friday [13 Nov 2015].

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UN Votes in Favor of Ending Cuban Blockade 191-2
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 2 Nov 2015

The United Nations General Assembly voted in favor of lifting the blockade against Cuba Tuesday [27 Oct 2015], with only the U.S. and Israel voting against.

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Anthropocene or Capitalocene?
Paul Street - TeleSur, 2 Nov 2015

Analysts argue with good reason that it is more appropriate to understand humanity’s Earth-altering assault on livable ecology as ‘Capitalocene.’ After all, it is only during the relatively brief period of history when capitalism has existed and ruled the world that human social organization has developed the capacity, inner accumulation, and growth-mad compulsion to transform Earth systems. And kill them.

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Welcoming Refugees: Our Future Is Common
Jerome Roos – TeleSur, 19 Oct 2015

The EU’s external borders are rapidly becoming untenable. Rather than resist, Europe should embrace its future as a continent of great diversity. How is Europe to adapt to such dramatic patterns of human relocation and the resultant demographic changes?

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The Revolutionary Act of Telling the Truth – WikiLeaks
John Pilger - TeleSur, 5 Oct 2015

These are dark times, in which the propaganda of deceit touches all our lives. It is as if political reality has been privatized and illusion legitimized. The information age is a media age–a surreal assembly line of cliches and false assumptions.

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Julian Assange “Winning” against Intelligence Agencies
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 5 Oct 2015

Julian Assange is “winning” in his conflict with the United States intelligence agencies, the WikiLeaks founder told a Latin American conference for the progressive left on Wednesday [30 Sep 2015]. “We are winning because secrets breed incompetency.”

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Ecuador Victims Can Seek Compensation from Chevron, Canada Supreme Court Rules
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 7 Sep 2015

The Supreme Court determined that Canada is an appropriate jurisdiction and victims of contamination can seek compensation from the oil company.

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As Cuba Escalates Call for Guantanamo, Obama Battles Congress
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 3 Aug 2015

26 Jul 2015 – The Cuban government once again demanded the U.S. to lift the 50-year-old economic blockade on the island and to return the occupied territory of Guantanamo at the 62nd anniversary of the Assault on the Moncada Barracks in Santiago de Cuba.

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Noam Chomsky Says US Turned to Cuba Due to Increasing Isolation
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 27 Jul 2015

The U.S. was on the verge of being completely isolated from its own ‘backyard,’ Latin America, in the 2015 Summit of the Americas.

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Honduran Democracy Still in Crisis 6 Years after Coup Sponsored by USA
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 29 Jun 2015

According to a recent report, 15 assaults per month are perpetrated against journalists, human rights defenders, and political opposition. Meanwhile, gender-based violence is out of control with the femicide rate surpassing epidemic levels.

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Freedom Flotilla Set to Sail to Gaza amid Safety Concerns
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 22 Jun 2015

Activists say that they aim to end the blockade on Gaza, but they fear an Israeli violent response to their attempt.

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Coca-Cola Slowly Deprives 30,000 People of Water in El Salvador
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 15 Jun 2015

The main and only source of water for thousands of Salvadorans is in peril.

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Barcelona Election Puts Social Movements in Control of the City
Jerome Roos – TeleSur English, 8 Jun 2015

Barcelona has decided that for the next four years it will be governed not by a party, but by the legitimacy we built as a radical democratic movement.

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Why Does Greece Not Simply Default?
Jérôme Roos - TeleSur, 1 Jun 2015

History has shown that countries that refuse to pay their debts fall harder but recover faster than those that do not. So why does Greece’s left-led government not simply get it over with?

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48 Countries March Against Monsanto
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 1 Jun 2015

Global anti-Monsanto protests have been spurred by a recent WHO warning that the company’s signature herbicide “probably” causes cancer.

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Whistleblower Warns on Safety of UK Nukes, Goes on the Run
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 25 May 2015

17 May 2015 – A UK Navy Seaman has warned that the UK’s nuclear submarine system, Trident, are a “disaster waiting to happen” and is now in hiding. In coming months, the UK government will decide whether to spend £100bn (US$150bn) on upgrading its nuclear weapons system.

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Israel to Force Bedouin Village to Pay for Its Own Demolition
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 18 May 2015

The Israeli state is claiming that the town, razed to the ground 83 times, should pay for the 1,000 police deployed to carry out the destruction.

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WikiLeaks: German Government Aided NSA Spying in Europe
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 18 May 2015

A new document contradicts the German government’s claims that it was not aware of the NSA spying activities in Europe. The government of Angela Merkel actively helped the massive surveillance of the U.S. National Security Office, WikiLeaks revealed on Tuesday [12 May 2015].

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A Third of US-Backed Afghan Forces Involved in Drug Trade
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 4 May 2015

Several reports show the production of opium has sky-rocketed since the 2001 U.S. invasion. According to Russia’s Federal Drug Control Service, a third of Afghan troops have deserted to join the country’s drug trade industry.

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Latin American Organizations Campaign to Ban Monsanto
Kimberley Brown – TeleSur, 4 May 2015

Doctors, scientists and environmentalists across Latin America are demanding a ban on Monsanto products. Over 30,000 doctors and health professionals in Argentina are the latest to add their voice to the fight.

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An ‘Obvious and Conspicuous’ Injustice, says Assange on Asylum
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 16 Mar 2015

14 Mar 2014 – In an exclusive interview with teleSUR, Julian Assange talks about why he chose Ecuador for asylum and the ongoing U.S. investigation into WikiLeaks. “They are trying many, many different ways to attack the organization and me using conspiracy on the one hand but also non-espionage charges that make it easier to extradite people.”

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The Tax Deductible Occupation
Alex Doherty - TeleSur, 9 Mar 2015

The Friends of the Israel Defence Forces (FIDF) runs a fundraising program that allows for donors to “Adopt a Brigade” of Israeli forces.

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Washington and ISIS: The Evidence
Tim Anderson - TeleSur, 9 Mar 2015

8 Mar 2015 – Reports that US and British aircraft carrying arms to the Islamic State group – better known as ISIS – have been shot down by Iraqi forces have been met with shock and denial in western countries.

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Ex-UN Chief Kofi Annan: US War on Iraq Helped Create Islamic State
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 16 Feb 2015

Former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan said Sunday [8 Feb 2015] that the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq helped create the Islamic State group. Annan issued the remarks during a speech at the Munich Security Conference in southern Germany.

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Latin America’s Mass Murderers to Be Tried in Italian Court
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 16 Feb 2015

8 Feb 2015 – Former military chiefs and politicians implicated in the deaths of thousands through Operation Condor will face justice. After decades of impunity, those responsible for the wave of political violence that swept Latin America under the dictatorships of 1970s and 1980s will be tried in court this week in Rome, Italy.

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How the Left Failed France’s Muslims
Walden Bello, TeleSur – Foreign Policy In Focus, 16 Feb 2015

In a different world, Cherif and Said Kouachi might have become progressive activists. But where the left abdicated its outreach to marginalized communities, the Islamists moved in.

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Non Aligned Movement Backs Venezuela against U.S. Sanctions
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 9 Feb 2015

The group of 120 nations issued a statement Saturday [7 Feb 2015] denouncing the sanctions as an intervention into Venezuelan affairs.

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Ayotzinapa Parents Reject Government’s Decision to Close Case
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 2 Feb 2015

Parents of the 43 Mexican students forcibly disappeared on Sep 26 offered a press conference Tuesday [27 Jan 2015] categorically rejecting the Attorney General’s conclusion that the students were kidnapped, killed, burned and thrown into a river.

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1.5M Lifted Out of Poverty in Ecuador under Correa
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 2 Feb 2015

The South American country has made enormous social investments over the last eight years of the Correa government.

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(Castellano) Hacktivismo
Justin Podour - TeleSur, 19 Jan 2015

Una revisión de: ‘el Hacker, el Bromista, el Denunciantes, el Espía: Las muchas caras de Anonymous’ (Verso, 2014). El libro de Coleman nos ayuda a entender Anonymous revelando como otra forma de activismo político: personas que se unen para tratar de luchar por un mundo mejor, utilizando, en este caso, sus ordenadores y la acción directa.

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San Francisco Buses Running Islamophobic Ads
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 19 Jan 2015

Once again, an anti-Islam organization has bought ads on San Francisco buses, this time comparing Islam to Nazis.

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Abolishing Nuclear Weapons – Useful and Not-So-Useful First Steps
Milan Rai - TeleSur, 12 Jan 2015

The most urgently-required negative security assurance (NSA) is a promise by all the declared nuclear weapon states never to use or threaten to use nuclear weapons against a non-nuclear weapon state.

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(Castellano) Descubren ciudad de 500 mil años en Turquía
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 12 Jan 2015

La Administración para el Desarrollo Habitacional de Turquía (TOKI) realizó el mayor descubrimiento arqueológico del país este año, una ciudad subterránea de 500 mil años de antigüedad en la región turca de Anatolia Central.

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China-CELAC Forum a ‘New Beginning,’ Says Xi
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 12 Jan 2015

Chinese President Xi Jinping opened a historic meeting with the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States Thursday [8 Jan 2015]. Representatives of more than 30 countries are meeting in Beijing to discuss South-South cooperation.

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5,000 Year Old Subterranean City Found in Turkey
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 5 Jan 2015

A massive 5,000 year old underground city has been discovered in Turkey according to reports Sunday [28 Dec 2014]. The finding has been regarded as the biggest archeological discovery of 2014.

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Cuban Province Records World’s Lowest Infant Mortality Rate
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 5 Jan 2015

The central province of Cienfuegos, Cuba, ended 2014 with a rate of infant mortality of three deaths per thousand live births, the lowest in the world, local health authorities reported Friday [2 Jan 2015].

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(Castellano) Catar 2022 un mundial empañado por la corrupción y la muerte
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 29 Dec 2014

El Mundial de Fútbol 2022 se ha visto empañado por casos de corrupción, compra de votos en favor de la sede en Catar y la muerte de trabajadores durante la construcción de los estadios para el evento.

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(Castellano) Las victorias de Cuba
Emir Sader – TeleSur, 29 Dec 2014

Cuba y Berlín eran las dos esquinas más tensas de la guerra fría. La caída del muro sacó a Berlín de esa condición. La normalización de las relaciones entre La Habana y Washington hace lo mismo con Cuba. Se cierra la última página de la larga guerra fría de la segunda pos guerra. Y de la mejor manera posible para Cuba y para todos los que le apoyaron en contra del injusto bloqueo.

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ALBA Leaders Reject US Interference as Summit Concludes
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 22 Dec 2014

With the 13th summit of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America (ALBA) concluding Sunday [14 Dec 2014], the12-member bloc of left-leaning Latin American and Caribbean countries strongly rejected U.S. interference on the region, particularly in light of new sanctions announced against Venezuela this week.

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(Castellano) El imperio y la legitimación de la tortura
Atilio Borón, Ph.D. – TeleSur, 15 Dec 2014

Para perpetrar estas violaciones a los derechos humanos Estados Unidos habilitó numerosas cárceles secretas. La conclusión es que no sólo se legaliza la tortura sino que también se la legitima.

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Britain Taught Brazilian Dictatorship to Torture
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 15 Dec 2014

Brazilian interrogators learned techniques from the British army, which had mastered their psychological torturing skills on suspected republicans in Northern Ireland.

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(Castellano) Rusia y América Latina: protagonistas multipolares
Nydia Egremy Pinto - TeleSur, 8 Dec 2014

Ambos polos coinciden hoy en sus objetivos estratégicos al refirmar que sus recursos naturales deben ser motor de desarrollo y no, capital trasnacional. Hoy que Nuestra América avanza hacia su integración y que Rusia retorna a la arena mundial como actor de primer orden, parece mas viable mundo multipolar.

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(Castellano) Periodismo en Tiempos Macabros – El Horror como Mercancía Noticiosa
Fernando Buen Abad, Rebelión/Universidad de la Filosofía – TeleSur, 1 Dec 2014

Una de las peores consecuencias de esa “industria de la noticia” basada en mentir, consiste en fabricar “escuelas”, en esparcir sus gérmenes ideológicos entre un séquito de “periodistas” acríticos, mansos y serviles, que reptan por todo el planeta haciendo metástasis de su estulticia y de su servilismo periodístico.

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(Castellano) Los Bienes Comunes y la Defensa de lo Público
Marina Sitrin – TeleSur, 1 Dec 2014

¿Se puede pasar de lo público a los comunes a través del Estado?

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Save the Children from Tony Blair and Others like Him
Joe Emersberger - TeleSur, 1 Dec 2014

Save the Children gave Tony Blair, a man who contributed massively to the deaths of hundreds of thousands of Iraqis during the decade he was the UK prime minister, a “global legacy award.” How can this charity get away with doing something so monstrous? The reason is simple: money.

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(Castellano) Cigarrillos electrónicos contienen sustancias cancerígenas
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 1 Dec 2014

Investigadores del Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública de Japón afirman, en un estudio dado a conocer este jueves [27 nov 2014], que el vapor de algunos cigarrillos electrónicos contiene agentes cancerígenos.

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(Castellano) Putin: Un discurso histórico
Atilio Borón - TeleSur, 1 Dec 2014

¿Qué dijo Putin en su intervención? Imposible reseñar en pocas páginas su discurso y las respuestas a los cuestionamientos hechos por los participantes. Pero, con el ánimo de estimular una lectura de ese documento resumiríamos algunas de sus tesis como sigue a continuación.

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(Castellano) Estado, monopolio de la violencia y legitimidad
Angel Guerra - TeleSur, 1 Dec 2014

Max Weber afirmó que el Estado ejerce el monopolio de la violencia por definición. Pero añadía que esa facultad debe cumplirse a través de un proceso “de legitimación”.

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(Castellano) Cadena Perpetua para Homosexuales en Gambia
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 24 Nov 2014

En el continente africano hay al menos 36 países que condenan la homosexualidad. Este viernes en Gambia fue aprobado un proyecto de ley que podría condenar a cadena perpetua a algunos homosexuales.

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The Commons and Defending the Public
Marina Sitrin - TeleSur, 24 Nov 2014

Can one move from public to commons by going through the state?

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Construction of Nicaraguan Canal to Begin in December [2014]
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 24 Nov 2014

The controversial canal will run through Lake Nicaragua, other sensitive ecosystems, and will have adverse effects for many communities.

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(Castellano) Palestina Agradece Reconocimiento del Congreso Español
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 24 Nov 2014

El documento fue aprobado la víspera por 319 votos a favor, dos en contra y una abstención y sigue a otro similar pasado por la Cámara de los Comunes británica días atrás.

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US Police Visit Israel to Learn New Strategies
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 24 Nov 2014

Chicago officers attend the third Homeland Security Conference in Tel Aviv to learn on cyber-crime and counterterrorism from one of the most questioned police corps in the world.

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Israel Refuses to Cooperate with UN Gaza Probe
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 17 Nov 2014

An Israeli spokesperson Wednesay [12 Nov 2014] declared that Israel will not participate in the U.N. inquiry into its 50-day attack on Gaza last summer. Netanyahu refused to allow the investigative team to cross Israeli borders. It had arrived in Amman, Jordan and was originally planning to travel through Israel to reach the Gaza Strip.

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Merkel Rules Out Further Sanctions on Russia
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 17 Nov 2014

The German official nonetheless plans to extend travel bans to newly elected Ukraine officials.

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Western Nuclear Terrorism
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 10 Nov 2014

The use of nuclear coercion by the US and its allies has long roots, going right back to the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

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ICC: Israel Committed ‘War Crimes’ but It’s Not Our Problem
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 10 Nov 2014

According to court papers seen by Reuters on Wednesday [5 Nov 2014] and to lawyers, the court’s decision confirms that Israel has a ‘special status’ in regards to international law.

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For 23rd time, UN General Assembly Votes to End US Blockade against Cuba
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Servivce, 3 Nov 2014

28 Oct 2014 – Today the UN General Assembly once again voted overwhelmingly in favor of ending the blockade of Cuba by the USA. 188 countries voted in favor with only the United States and Israel voting against it. The 3 Pacific island nations Palau, Marshall Islands and Micronesia abstained. The voting result was identical to last year’s.

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Assange to Open Human Rights Film Festival in Barcelona
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 20 Oct 2014

The WikiLeaks founder will answer questions from an open floor on the first night of the festival, Wednesday [22 Oct 2014], which is comprised of films on humanitarian themes, from transsexuality to international conflicts.

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Latin America’s ‘Made in USA’ 2014 Recession
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 13 Oct 2014

Three major economies of Latin America—Brazil, Argentina, and Venezuela—entered recession in 2014. And in all three cases their recessions may be subtitled, ‘Made in the USA’.

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EU Bans Import of Israeli Dairy Products Made in Palestine
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 13 Oct 2014

The ban is expected to have only minimal economic impact, but it is one of the boldest moves taken by western nations to put pressure on the Israeli government to change its policies toward Palestine.

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(Castellano) Refugiados Sirios ya Estarían en Uruguay
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 13 Oct 2014

Un total de 42 refugiados sirios, en su mayoría niños habrían llegado este jueves [9 octubre 2014] a Uruguay, indicó una fuente de la Presidencia anónima. Uruguay es el primer país latinoamericano en implementar un plan de reasentamiento de este tipo.

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Israel Starts Building 600 New Settlement Houses
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 13 Oct 2014

Israel began to build hundreds of new housing units in East Jerusalem and seized land in the West Bank on Saturday [11 Oct 2014], despite international condemnation.

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Uruguay’s Legalization of Marijuana Makes Sense in a Senseless Drug War
Benjamin Dangl, TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 29 Sep 2014

In December of last year [2013], Uruguay became the first country in the world to fully legalize and regulate the cultivation, sale, distribution and use of marijuana.

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(Castellano) Fondos Buitre y la ONU
Daniel Kostzer -TeleSur, 8 Sep 2014

En el año 2000 la ONU firmó los denominados Objetivos de Desarrollo del Milenio a ser alcanzados o cumplidos en el 2015. Meta 8.D: Abordar en todas sus dimensiones los problemas de la deuda de los países en de-sarrollo con medidas nacionales e internacionales a fin de hacer la deuda sostenible a largo plazo.

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(Castellano) Islamistas toman embajada de EE.UU. en Trípoli [Libia]
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 1 Sep 2014

31 Ago 2014 – La información fue reseñada por la agencia RT, portal que precisó-citando a un periodista de AP- que aunque las ventanas en el complejo han sido destrozadas, la mayoría del equipo que había sido dejado por los estadounidenses permanecieron intactos.

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WikiLeaks: Ban ki-Moon Worked with Israel to Undermine UN Report
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 11 Aug 2014

WikiLeaks released documents on Friday [8 Aug 2014] that revealed that Ban wrote a letter to the UN Security Council asking its members not to take recommendations by the UN Board of Inquiry about Israeli bombings in Gaza into account.

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(Castellano) Gaza: la cárcel más grande del mundo
Raúl Pineda - TeleSur, 28 Jul 2014

Los medios occidentales impiden reconocer la trágica dimensión del conflicto de Gaza, con apenas millón y medio de habitantes, convertida en la prisión más grande del planeta. Su población es de 4.118 personas por km², una de las más grandes concentraciones humanas del mundo.

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(Castellano) El 30% de los candidatos a elecciones en Brasil son mujeres
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 28 Jul 2014

El Partido de los Trabajadores, liderado por la actual presidenta brasileña, Dilma Roussef, es el que presenta un mayor número de candidaturas entre hombres y mujeres. En segundo lugar se encuentra el Partido Socialista Brasileño (PSB).

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(Castellano) Bolivia es declarada territorio libre de analfabetismo por la Unesco
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 21 Jul 2014

La nación suramericana alcanzó esta meta tras la aplicación del método Yo Sí Puedo, diseñado por Cuba y empleado en naciones como Venezuela, que fue declarada libre de analfabetismo en 2005.

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(Castellano) BRICS, potente contrapeso a la hegemonía de Washington
Ángel Guerra Cabrera - TeleSur, 21 Jul 2014

Sobresale la celebración de la Sexta Cumbre del BRICS en Fortaleza, Brasil, con el tema “Crecimiento inclusivo: Soluciones Sustentables” la cumbre estremeció las finanzas internacionales con la creación del Nuevo Banco de Desarrollo(NBD) de los BRICS con un capital autorizado de 100 mil millones de dólares.

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(Castellano) Lo que la independencia de Cataluña representa y lo que debemos aprender de ella
Daniel Marty, TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 14 Jul 2014

¿quién se beneficia de la independencia política y económica? ¿Será el pueblo en general o una pequeña élite? ¿será la independencia del Estado de Cataluña otorgada y protegida? ¿quién se beneficia de la división, no solamente de los catalanes, pero de los españoles también?

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(Castellano) Portugal, Un País Sin Abrigo
Boaventura de Sousa Santos, TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 9 Jun 2014

La mistificación consiste en hacer creer a alguien una mentira como si fuera verdad. La mentira es que el proceso de la troika terminó con éxito, que Portugal goza hoy de mejores condiciones para desarrollarse como país europeo.

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(Castellano) Celac rechaza que EE.UU. incluya a Cuba en lista de promotores del terrorismo
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 12 May 2014

La Comunidad de Estados Latinoamericanos y Caribeños (Celac) repudió este miércoles [7 mayo 2014] la decisión de los EE.UU de incluir nuevamente a Cuba en la lista de Estados Promotores del Terrorismo Internacional e insta a EE.UU. a ponerle fin a esta práctica.

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(Castellano) El terrorismo en el mundo, según el Departamento de Estado
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 12 May 2014

El gobierno estadounidense desprecio por la opinión pública doméstica e internacional es tan grande como su adicción al “doble standard moral”: junto con la condena de Cuba y a los otros países el Informe erige a la teocracia gobernante en Arabia Saudita como un ejemplar bastión de la lucha contra el terrorismo y exalta su colaboración con Washington en este terreno.

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(Castellano) Países del BRICS condenan imposición de sanciones contra Rusia
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 31 Mar 2014

Los Gobiernos de BRICS (Brasil, India, China y Sudáfrica) se reunieron este lunes [24 Mar 2014] in La Haya, al oeste de los Países Bajos, y condenaron las amenazas y sanciones unilaterales impuestas por Estados Unidos y sus aliados europeos contra Rusia.

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(Castellano) Uruguay: Mujica defiende legalización del aborto y matrimonio igualitario
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 10 Mar 2014

El presidente de Uruguay, José Mujica, concedió una entrevista al diario brasileño O Globo publicada este domingo [9 Mar 2014] en donde aseguró que la legalización de la marihuana, el aborto y el matrimonio entre personas del mismo género son políticas para reconocer la realidad y los hechos en la actualidad.

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(Castellano) La OEA se solidarizó con Venezuela en una decisión histórica
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 10 Mar 2014

Con 29 votos a favor y tres en contra, de Estados Unidos, Canadá y Panamá, la organización regional abre así el camino para condenar la violencia y descarta de este modo que una comisión observadora vaya a Venezuela para constatar la situación producto de la violencia fascista, como se había propuesto anteriormente.

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(Castellano) Ovacionan en Sudáfrica documental sobre la amistad entre Mandela y Castro
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 3 Mar 2014

La Fundación Nelson Mandela y la embajada de Cuba en Sudáfrica estrenaron en ese país el más reciente documental de la cineasta estadounidense Estela Bravo: Mandela y Fidel Castro, un homenaje al legado de la amistad entre estos dos líderes.

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(Castellano) Maduro: No es una campaña de conspiración, es un golpe de Estado continuado
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 24 Feb 2014

El jefe de Estado venezolano sostuvo este domingo [23 feb 2014] que el intento de golpe de Estado continuado, del cual es víctima, es “decidido desde el poder de Estados Unidos, dirigido en la calle por sectores de la derecha venezolana y respaldado por la cúpula empresarial del país”.

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(Castellano) La Hipocresía de Human Rights Watch
Keane Bhatt - TeleSur, 17 Feb 2014

¿Por qué Human Rights Watch, a pesar de proclamarse a sí misma como “una de las principales organizaciones independientes del mundo” respecto a los derechos humanos, ha mantenido tan sistemáticamente posturas y políticas semejantes a las de los Estados Unidos? Esta compatibilidad con la agenda del gobierno de EE.UU. no se limita a Latinoamérica.

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(Castellano) La Celac: Memorable Cumbre
Ángel Guerra Cabrera - TeleSur, 3 Feb 2014

La II Cumbre de la Comunidad de Estados de América Latina y el Caribe(Celac) celebrada en La Habana, ha dado un paso histórico hacia la consolidación de la organización. Ha demostrado que la Celac es el mecanismo idóneo para lograr la unidad, integración e interlocución política entre sus integrantes y con el resto del mundo.

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(Castellano) Coordinadores de la Celac proclaman a América Latina como zona de paz
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 27 Jan 2014

El documento “deja claro que la América Latina como zona de paz respetará los principios y normas del derecho intrernacional, se compromete a la solución pacífica de controversias, a fin de desterrar para siempre la amenaza y el uso de la fuerza en nuestra región”, explicó el vicecanciller de Cuba.

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(Castellano) Acuerdo Nuclear entre Irán y EE.UU. Entrará en Vigor Este 20 de Enero
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 13 Jan 2014

El presidente de Estados Unidos, Barack Obama, informó este domingo [12 Enero 2014] que el acuerdo sobre el programa nuclear iraní entre Teherán (capital de Irán) y las grandes potencias se aplicaría a partir del 20 de enero.

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(Castellano) Ecuador Es Referente Mundial en Inclusión de Personas con Discapacidad
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 2 Dec 2013

La directora de la División de Política Social y Desarrollo de Asuntos Sociales y Económicos de las Naciones Unidas (ONU), Daniela Bas, elogió que Ecuador posea hasta 21 artículos de la Constitución en favor de los grupos vulnerables o especiales, hecho que lo convierte como un referente mundial en la inclusión integral de personas con alguna discpacidad.

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(Castellano) NSA Intentó Acceder al Sistema Operativo Linux
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 25 Nov 2013

La Agencia de Seguridad Nacional de Estados Unidos (NSA) le demandó a Linus Torvalds, fundador de Linux, crear “puertas traseras” para acceder al sistema, según reveló su padre, el eurodiputado finlandés Nils Torvalds.

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(Castellano) Brasil Insiste en Crear “Una Nueva Arquitectura de Control en la Red”
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 25 Nov 2013

El ministro de Asuntos Exteriores de Brasil, Luiz Alberto Figueiredo, subrayó este miércoles [20 Nov 2013] la necesidad de crear una nueva arquitectura de control en la red digital, tomando en consideración que Estados Unidos intenta frenar la iniciativa sobre vigilancia conjunta de Alemania y Brasilia en el seno de ONU.

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(Castellano) España Pedirá Este Lunes Explicaciones a EE.UU. por Supuesto Espionaje
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 28 Oct 2013

El Gobierno de España convocó para este lunes [29 Oct 2013] al embajador de Estados Unidos en España, James Costos, para pedirle explicaciones sobre el supuesto espionaje del país norteamericano a la nación ibérica, tras conocerse que la Agencia de Seguridad Nacional (NSA, por su sigla en inglés) espió a 35 líderes mundiales.

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(Castellano) Londres Desiste de Crear Comisión Con Ecuador Para Resolver Caso Assange
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 28 Oct 2013

Reino Unido decidió rechazar la creación de una comisión conjunta con Ecuador para dar solución al caso del fundador de WikiLeaks, Julian Assange, según informó el canciller de Ecuador, Ricardo Patiño.

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(Castellano) Líderes africanos se reúnen para crear mercado común y moneda única
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service, 28 Oct 2013

25 Oct 2013 – Los líderes de 15 naciones miembros de la Comunidad Económica de Estados de África Occidental (Cedeao) se reúnen este viernes en Dakar, capital de Senegal, con el propósito de planificar al creación de un mercado común y una moneda única para el año 2020.

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