Turkey Is On Brink Of Chaotic Battle For Territory, And ISIS Isn’t Main Threat This Time

By Vijay Prashad, www.alternet.org -

By Vijay Prashad for AlterNet - The Turkish army build-up in Reyhanli sends a message to the rebels in Idlib province (Syria), where the Turkish proxies and the al-Qaeda groups have sheltered in [...]

Guatemala’s Indigenous Campesinos Occupy Capital To Protest Land Conflicts

By Jeff Abbott, www.towardfreedom.com -

By Jeff Abbott for Towards Freedom - On August 8, one hundred Q’eqchi Maya families from the Department of Alta Verapaz arrived to the historic center of Guatemala City, the nation’s capital, to [...]

Ethiopia Brutally Cracking Down On Months Of Protests

By Nick Robins-Early, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Nick Robins-Early for Huffington Post. While the protests met their initial goal of stopping the urban expansion, demonstrators have been invigorated by the crackdown and have continued to [...]