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Hugo Chavez put an end to the reign of neoliberal IMF policies that had impoverished the masses of Latin America.
Iran and the P5+1 powers are finally negotiating instead of just talking.
Aung San Suu Kyi's tremendous skills as an opposition leader don't necessarily translate to presidential politics.
Rather than just sitting on the sidelines, watching in anxiety and frustration as this Washington catfight proceeds, defense-dependent communities and workers should get going on the proverbial Plan B.
Camel wrestling is an ancient Anatolian sport originating among Turkic tribes well over 2,000 years ago, a tradition still seen along Turkey's Aegean coast.
Despite its triumphalism, the GDR museum in Berlin suggests that reunification remains an unfinished business.
In fact, sequestration will not "gut" our military. Sequestration will take our military budget back to the level it was in 2007, when we were still fighting two wars.
The assassination of a progressive Tunisian leader is the culmination of a full-blown socio-economic and cultural crisis that has been brewing in the country for the past two years.
As pope, an African could provoke a subtle but important change in global attitudes toward Africa and focus more attention on a rising continent rich with promise and challenges alike.
Israel is clearly taking advantage of a severely weakened Syrian regime, correctly predicting that the Syrians are not in a position to retaliate.