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Clashing Civilizations Or Hope For Harmony?

Katherine Marshall | Posted 02.21.2012 | Religion
Katherine Marshall

The challenge set for the Doha Forum, to link intercultural dialogue to international development and the UN's very tangible Millennium Development Goals, proved far more touchy than the authors probably imagined.

Spain Prepares For General Elections

AP | Posted 01.19.2012 | World

MADRID — More than 34 million Spanish voters are gearing up for general elections likely to oust the Socialists in favor of the conservative Pop...

Spain Kicks Off Election Campaign

AP | DANIEL WOOLLS | Posted 11.26.2011 | World

MADRID — Spain's prime minister dissolved Parliament on Monday, setting the stage for a Nov. 20 general election that is likely to focus on an e...

The Sort of Revolution in Puerta del Sol

Danna Harman | Posted 07.27.2011 | World
Danna Harman

"They did not bring down the government in Cairo's Tahrir by doing meditation sessions and offering free popcorn," remarks a young policeman. "Part of their problem here... is that they don't have tanks to confront."

The Spanish Roubinis

Jaime Pozuelo-Monfort | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jaime Pozuelo-Monfort

I anticipate changing times. I look at the future from the shoulders of Spanish Giants and see a brighter decade, a Decada Prodigiosa that will change Spain for good to start changing the world.

The Spanish Presidents

Jaime Pozuelo-Monfort | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jaime Pozuelo-Monfort

Many questions remain open at this time. Will President Zapatero call an early election? Will he run for a third term? If not, who will be his successor? Will his successor be the Spanish Obama?

The Spanish Chaos

Jaime Pozuelo-Monfort | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jaime Pozuelo-Monfort

Zapatero's cabinet has been playing the game of denial vis a vis the economic crisis, since it turned political in April. Spaniards continue to remain desolated and have nearly lost all hope in their representatives.

The Spanish Debacle

Jaime Pozuelo-Monfort | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jaime Pozuelo-Monfort

Spain is on the verge of an economic breakdown as well as a political breakdown. The country could enter into a Lost Decade if the country's political men and women do not react in time.

Zapatero 'Angry' Over Obama Skipping EU Meeting In Madrid

New York Times | STEVEN ERLANGER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

President Obama has decided not to attend a United States-European Union summit scheduled for Madrid in May, and European Union officials found out ab...

Obamas Dance Onstage With Jennifer Lopez At The "Fiesta Latina" (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

*Scroll down for photos* Now this is great TV! As part of their ongoing series of parties and events at the White House, the Obamas hosted a Latin...

Obama Hosts Spain's Zapatero, Celebrates Latin Music On Tuesday

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama welcomes Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero (zah-pah-TEH'-roh) to the White House on Tuesda...

Washington Gothic: Zapatero's Daughters Draw Inspiration From DC...See Which Washingtonians Have Gone Goth (PHOTOS, POLL)

Huffington Post | Hilary Moss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

When Spanish Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero's daughters Laura, 16, and Alba, 13, were photographed last week, it looked like the teenage ...

Spain's Zapatero Internet Star After Verbal Slip (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Jessica Gusman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Spanish Prime Minister Zapatero became a quick internet star yesterday when he accidentally uttered the F word while giving a news conference with Rus...

The Debate: Nobody Wins Big
McCain NewsLadder

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Media Consortium

Taking a glance at liveblogging and instant analysis by progressive media outlets of the first presidential debate, one thing stands out: none of our bloggers saw a knockout victory overall...

McCain's Straight Mess Express

The Real News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
The Real News

The shaky foundations of the McCain platform continue to quiver as McCain appears to be flip-flopping from one position to the next on a variety of issues.

Spain Votes In National Elections

BBC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Spain's 35 million voters are deciding whether to return the ruling Socialists to power in general elections. Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapa...