Daily Archives: January 15, 2015

Cuba and the United States Resume Relations: Happy New Year! | Immanuel Wallerstein


(http://iwallerstein.com, Commentary No. 392, January 1, 2015) On Dec. 17, 2014, U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raúl Castro simultaneously announced that the two countries would resume normal diplomatic relations, which President Dwight D. Eisenhower had ended in January, … Continue reading

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The “War” Against Radical Islam | BINOY KAMPMARK


(Counterpunch, January 14, 2015)   Misreading the Label   Labels count. While the old wisdom that judging books by their covers is a business fraught by error, covers do sway buyers. In the business of finding labels for political consumption, … Continue reading

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