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IMMIGRATION: A primer on NAFTA and CAFTA

IMMIGRATION: A primer on NAFTA and CAFTA

Raul Fernandez, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Chicano Latino Studies at UC Irvine

“Migration is a failure of roots. Displaced men are ecological victims.” –Ernesto Galarza, Mexican American social critic and public intellectual. 2,078 more words

Imperialism

September 1st - A Brief Reflection

Of all the [#African] #IndependenceMovement*s in the 1900s, two emerged “victorious” militarily, #Zimbabwe, #Eritrea 377 more words

General

Wounded Tiger: review

Cricket in Pakistan has always been that bit different. The brilliance, the madness, the controversy; all seemed to a foreign observer to be exaggerated, defining features of the nation’s cricketing style. 1,262 more words

Cricket

Syria

We’ve been here before .
at the abyss’ edge daring
ourselves to stare right in ;
cajoling one another
with all the fervour
of middle ranking bank executives… 79 more words

Existential

The Forgotten Alliance between the USSR and Israel.

Most people interested in the subject know that the Soviet Union was one of the first countries to recognise Israel.

Indeed it was something my mother told me about. 567 more words

Anti-Fascism

America’s “Unlimited Imperialism”

Source: Global Research, by Francis A. Boyle, August 31, 2014

Historically, this latest eruption of American militarism at the start of the 21st Century is akin to that of America opening the 20th Century by means of the U.S.-instigated Spanish-American War in 1898.  379 more words

Imperialism

Machiavellian alliance

 If not direct invasions and massacres, US, England, France and allies choose the option to fund and arm dictators in Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Qatar or terrorist groups in order to fulfill their criminal agenda. 89 more words