Dans son livre récent sur son expérience de Secrétaire d'État durant le premier mandat de Barack Obama (2008-2012), intitulé Le Temps des décisions , Hillary Clinton écrit ceci à propos de Cuba : « La fin de mon mandat approchant, j'ai demandé au président Obama de reconsidérer notre embargo. Il ne remplissait pas sa fonction et entravait nos projets en Amérique Latine. »
Leading up to the World Cup in Brazil, with sounds of gunfire in the background forbidden funk rappers continued to talk about what the government wants to hide: extreme violence, social segregation and racism in the favelas.
Biopiracy is understood as the unauthorized use of the genetic resources and the indigenous knowledge of communities by others who have neither taken permission from the communities nor entered into any kind of contract with them. Biopiracy is not a new phenomenon. The plunder of biological wealth from the biodiversity rich southern countries was a hallmark of colonial time.
MEPs urge EU to help 5.3 million young people find decent jobs
Author : Parlement Européen / European Parliament
The European Parliament called for stronger measures to fight unemployment among young people, including common minimum standards for apprenticeships and decent wages, in a resolution passed on Thursday. EU funding of employment-related programmes should also be increased in future budgets, it added.
The increased targeting of civilians and civilian objects in Israel‘s military operation in the Gaza Strip, dubbed “Operation Protective Edge” is unacceptable. The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Network (EMHRN) and FIDH call on the EU to condemn the wilful targeting and killing of civilians and to ensure that all parties abide by their obligations under international law.
A little more than 10 years after Apple opened the iTunes Music Store and shook the music industry, it appears as if music downloads are about to suffer the same fate that many other forms of music distribution have suffered. After global download revenues declined for the first time in 2013, the negative trend appears to continue in 2014. According to Nielsen's mid-year music report, music downloads in the U.S. suffered double-digit declines in the first six months of this year, as music consumption continues to shift towards streaming.