Western countries talk alot about “human rights”. It has become the “go to” subject, when western leaders are in front of the cameras. We hear western Presidents and Prime Ministers talking about “freedom” and “democracy” and how everyone must have these. That is sort of true, in a limited way, but the sad state ofContinue reading “WHAT ARE HUMAN RIGHTS? THERE ARE 30 OF THEM!!”

This is Why Your Struggle is Invisible

Do your figures add up? No? Here is why. Credit Suisse (a major global bank based in Switzerland) issues an annual Global Wealth Survey which runs to 165 pages more or less. The report from 2013 is a rare find indeed !  It contains information rarely, if ever, circulated by media, financial institutions, governments, aid agencies etc….that is,Continue reading “This is Why Your Struggle is Invisible”

Washington Overthrows Democratic Leader of Guatemala.

In 1954, the democratically elected leader of Guatemala, Jacobo Arbenz was overthrown by a President Eisenhower approved CIA coup https://www.bbc.com/news/av/stories-48638209 Many of Eisenhower’s administration had shares in, were employed by or had other links to The American Fruit Company, a giant corporation who profits were threatened by President Arbenz’s land reforms in Guatamala. The landContinue reading “Washington Overthrows Democratic Leader of Guatemala.”