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Under-Reported UN Investigation Points to Rebel Use of Chemical Weapons in Syria

February 12, 2014

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By Stephen Gowans It can’t be said that the media failed to mention it altogether, because The New York Times made passing reference to it on December 12 (Chemical Arms Used Repeatedly in Syria, U.N. Says).Other media outlets did too. They just didn’t give it much coverage. The ‘it’ was the finding of the UN […]

BAYER CEO: ‘WE DON’T MAKE MEDICINE FOR POOR INDIANS’

February 2, 2014

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In a crass yet frank admission, Bayer CEO Marijn Dekkers said the company’s new cancer drug, Nexavar, is not “for Indians,” but “for western patients who can afford it.” The statement came in the wake in a recent ruling by an Indian court that certain life-saving drugs could be produced and distributed at 97% of […]

On Situation in Swaziland

December 21, 2013

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Introduction Swaziland — one of the world’s most poor country, ruled by a despot Mswati III, who has amassed disgusting amount wealth while his people wallow in poverty. In 2012, Swaziland’s economic growth remained one of the lowest in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), despite a marked increase in the SACU revenues. Although official estimates put real gross […]

Enver Hoxha :: The Marxist-Leninist Movement and the World Crisis of Capitalism

November 14, 2013

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  The international situation is becoming ever more complicated. In saying this I have in mind that the situation is not tranquil either for capitalism or for the revolutionaries. Capitalism is in a great fever, in crisis. In my opinion, we Marxist-Leninists, the working class, the revolutionaries and ordinary progressive people in the world must […]