Posted on 04 February 2011 by editor
Fast and ecumenical ceremony at the Benito Ju√°rez monument. Credit:Daniela Pastrana/IPS
By Daniela Pastrana
CIUDAD JU√ĀREZ, Mexico, Feb 3, 2011 (IPS) – “The moral reserve of this country is low. People have let too many things happen without taking to the streets‚Ä¶and they continue to let them go by,” peace activist Pietro Ameglio told IPS in this Mexican border city.
Posted on 27 January 2010 by admin
Bunder diamond camp in India. Credit: Sameergoswami
By IPS Correspondents*
NEW DELHI, Jan 26, 2010 (IPS) – Diamonds haven’t been among the first concerns at the World Social Forum these last 10 years. But through the recession and the still tottering recovery, a new sparkle in that business is pointing the way to a brighter world that is also better in a WSF sort of way.