Thursday, October 20, 2011
Food sovereignty is the right of people to democratically define their own food and agricultural systems without harming other people or the environment. This week marks the beginning of a worldwide week of action to celebrate and also to campaign for food sovereignty.
More than 1,000 Indians opposing a jungle highway that they say will spoil their lands in Bolivia's Amazon drew cheers Wednesday when they paraded into the world's highest capital after a 63-day protest march.
Though their protests share some striking similarities, there are clear differences between the Occupy Wall Street protest and those in Egypt's Tahrir Square. Among them? The Egyptians are much better at marketing.
TRIPOLI, Libya (CNN) -- Reports surfaced on Thursday that deposed Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi is dead. None of the reports could be independently verified. Thursday, October 20, 2011.