Israel: Anti-boycott Bill Approved

Bill imposes fines on Israeli citizens who back, initiate boycotts against occupation

The Internet Belongs to All, Not Just the US

Original source: Global Times

From Local to Global: Politics and the Balance of Forces

Editor's note: The following is a slightly excerpted/edited version of a report delivered at the 12th international meeting of communist and workers parties in Johannesburg, South Africa, Dec. 3-5, 2010.

Duvalier = Aristide?

Duvalier = Aristide?Equation of dictator with popular ex-president distorts Haitian history, reality2/10/11

The Bad Doctor and the Ambiguous Dictator

President Hosni Mubarak evidently has the same hearing problem as Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier.

Egypt Rising as Shock Waves from Tunisia Arrive

Original source: People's Democracy

Key African Economist Hails China’s Investment

Original source:  China Daily

Germany: A Vote for More War

The German man of the hour is Baron Karl-Theodor von und zu Guttenberg.