[A-List] From Che to Chavez and Morales: Latin America revolts against the US empire -- GLW #657, February 22, 2006 (2)

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Green Left Weekly #657, February 22, 2006

 From Che to Chavez and Morales: Latin America revolts against the empire
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p24.htm>

On October 8, 1967, the Argentinean-born socialist revolutionary Ernesto
Che Guevara was murdered by a CIA agent in Bolivia. Having helped lead
the successful Cuban Revolution, Che was in Bolivia attempting to spread
the struggle against imperialism. Nearly 40 years later, on December 18,
Evo Morales -- a poor indigenous coca farmer and radical leader of the
Movement Towards Socialism -- was elected Bolivia?s new president. [Full
article] <http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p24.htm>

* Venezuelan revolutionary: 'Creating socialism in this century'
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p12.htm>

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Australia's greenhouse mafia exposed
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p9.htm>

A Liberal Party member, speech writer for former federal environment
minister Robert Hill and former lobbyist in Canberra has gone on the
record about the self-described `mafia' representing big business
polluters that `has got the keys to the [federal government's]
greenhouse policy car', which is `being driven by the mining and energy
sectors'. [Full article]
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p9.htm>

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International News

# From Che to Chavez: Latin America revolts against the empire
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p24.htm>
# VENEZUELA: Creating socialism in this century
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p12.htm>
# UNITED STATES: Cuban Five case appealed again
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p14.htm>
# VENEZUELA: Chavez tells Blair to butt out
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p14b.htm>
# BRITAIN: Solidarity activists denounce Blair attack on Chavez
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p14c.htm>
# UNITED STATES: NOAM CHOMSKY -- 'Venezuelan humanism vs US terrorism'
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p14d.htm>
# JOHN PILGER: Blair's next war crime?
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p17.htm>
# IRAQ: US troops are the primary targets
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p15.htm>
# IRAQ: Basic services below pre-invasion levels
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p15b.htm>
# IRAN: US relies on terrorists for nuke 'intelligence'
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p16.htm>
# PALESTINE: 'I want to be free'
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p16b.htm>
# MALAYSIA: Socialists campaign despite repression
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p18.htm>
# NEW ZEALAND: Historic meeting of fast-food workers
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p19.htm>
# SOUTH AFRICA: University strike suspended
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p19b.htm>
# UNITED STATES: Chemical companies deny Agent Orange responsibility
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p20.htm>
# VIETNAM: The tiny life of Truong thi Thuong
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p20b.htm>

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In Brief

# INDIA: Student leader arrested for 1997 protest
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p19c.htm>
# ZIMBABWE: Hundreds of women protesters arrested
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p19d.htm>
# SUDAN: Students detained and beaten
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p19e.htm>
# Global solidarity with jailed Iranian unionists
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p19f.htm>
# PALESTINE: Disabled man shot by Israeli troops
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p19g.htm>
# VENEZUELA: Chavez says Hamas welcome
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p19h.htm>
# EAST TIMOR: Report reveals thousands of children stolen
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p19i.htm>
# VENEZUELA: 66% of Venezuelans will vote for Chavez
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p19j.htm>
# UNITED STATES: Majority oppose Iraq war
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p19k.htm>
# VANUATU: Attempted deportation of West Papuan
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p19l.htm>
# UNITED STATES: Little support for military action against Iran
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p16c.htm>
# PALESTINE: Israeli military entrenches apartheid
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p16d.htm>

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<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p6b.htm>
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# Books not bombs: young people against the war
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<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p21.htm>
# The revolutionary legacy of Che Guevara
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p22.htm>
# Women artists against racism
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p22b.htm>
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<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p22c.htm>

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Now available online: Links issue 27 ("Socialism and the market: Chinese
and Vietnamese roads")
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from issue 28, ``The 1905 revolution and its lesson''
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# Flag-burning kits for sale
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p3c.htm>
# Campaign over Recherche Bay scores win
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p8c.htm>
# A fitting send off for Kerry Packer?
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p2b.htm>
# Snap action for choice
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p3b.htm>
# Ballarat Uni hit with NTEU class action
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p3d.htm>
# AWB knew 'trucking fees' were bribes
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p4.htm>
# Australian nationalism
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p4b.htm>
# Global meltdown <http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p4c.htm>
# Anniversary protest for TJ
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p4d.htm>
# Report on WTO meeting
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p4e.htm>
# A Mother's Tears <http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p4f.htm>
# Gas plant workers walk off the job
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p4g.htm>
# Hospital closure protested
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p4h.htm>
# Residents oppose toxic dump
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p4i.htm>
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<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p5.htm>
# GLW forum on West Papua
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p5b.htm>
# Tassie bus drivers strike for decent wage
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p5c.htm>
# Rally calls for Human Rights Act
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p5d.htm>
# UCan students fight for queer space
<http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2006/657/657p5e.htm>
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