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Chiapas: Leader of CIAOC-H Executed in Comitan de Dominguez

Luis Hernandez Cruz, ex-federal deputy for the Democratic Revolution Party (PRD) (Photo@Alfaro Noticias)

On May 4th, 2017, one of the leaders of the Historical Independent Center of Agricultural Workers and Campesinos (CIOAC-H in its Spanish acronym) was assassinated in Chiapas. 260 more words

Justice System

Finished!

The final edit of Lex Talionis is done, and the files have been uploaded to KDP and Createspace.  Still waiting on the final cover file for the paperback, before I can order the proof, but everything is on schedule for release on the 6th. 161 more words

American Praetorians

National/International: Mexico Second Most Violent Country World (IISS)

On May 9th, the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) published the results of its 2017 Armed Conflict Study, which places Mexico as the second country with the highest number of deaths (23,000 counted in 2016) after Syria (50,000), and before Afghanistan (17,000) and Iraq (16,000). 315 more words

Human Rights

Oaxaca: Seven Years of Impunity in Bety Cariño and Jyri Jaakkola Case

(Photo@Amnistía Interncional)

April 27th marked seven years since the murder of human rights defenders Bety Cariño (37) and Jyri Jaakkola (33, Finnish) while they were involved in a caravan of humanitarian aid to the indigenous community of San Juan Copala, in the Triqui zone of Oaxaca. 340 more words

Human Rights

Kill Yuan Second Edition

What’s that?  “Second Edition,” you say?

Well, as it happens, the story is the same.  A couple of typos have been corrected, but that’s the only change to the actual novel. 276 more words

Action Adventure

Are you with the Armed Forces?

Dear Modiji,

While you are bringing in a lot of positive changes and transforming India, I and many others like me, want you to focus on one major constituency of our population. 1,108 more words

Disturbed Ramblings

A Savage Hunger

A Savage Hunger  by Claire McGowan

I won’t spend too much time on this book as it’s not worth it. It’s cac (that’s Gaelic for shit). 526 more words

Ireland