Gerry Adams: Hopes for peace in the Basque country

The decision by ETA to take this historic step has the potential to transform the relationships between the Basque country and the Spanish and French states

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Vladimir Mayakovsky P-O-E-M-S!

Vladimir Vladimirovich Mayakovsky, 19 July [O.S. 7 July] 1893 – 14 April 1930, Russian Soviet poet, playwright, actor and revolutionary

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Death of Mayakovsky

Vladimir Vladimirovich Mayakovsky, Russian Soviet poet, playwright, actor and revolutionary

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Leon Trotsky. Mayakovsky’s Suicide

Without exaggeration it can be said that Mayakovsky had the spark of genius. But his was not a harmonious talent

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ON A DAY THIS WEEK, in April, 1930

The 14th April 1930, Leningrad’s Krasnaya Gazeta (The Red Gazette) reported that Soviet “poet-tribune” Vladimir (Volodya) Mayakovsky, had committed suicide by shooting himself through the heart

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Armas químicas en Siria: Consejo de Seguridad y Estados Unidos

En razón de sustancias químicas en Siria que, el pasado 4 de abril han dejado un saldo mortífero de 87 personas, entre las cuales 20 niños, y más de 400 heridos

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KURDISH HUNGER STRIKES. INTENSIFY DESPITE HOPES OF DIALOGUE

there is now serious concern that after an unbelievable 54 days on hunger strike (as of April 9th) a number of prisoners are passing the point of no return

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Eritrea: ‘Disappeared’ prisoner of conscience, Dawit Isaak, wins World press freedom prize, 2017

Eritrean writer and journalist and Swedish citizen (for all the good it does him) Dawit Isaak, has been awarded the UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize 2017. The $25,000 award is named after Guillermo Cano Isaza, a Colombian journalist who

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AMERICA LATINA AL INICIO DE LA ERA TRUMP

América Latina en la mirilla. La toma de posesión del nuevo Presidente de los EE.UU ha dado inicio a una nueva era

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Turkish Court Curtails Writer’s Travel

n the same month that a Turkish Court sentenced Zehra Doğan, artist and journalist, to almost 3 years in prison for a painting, an Istanbul court has reaffirmed the travel ban on writer Asli Erdoğan in the ongoing war against Freedom of Expression the Turkish State is currently engaged in

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