Serena Shim would have been 32 years old on October 10, 2017. She was a journalist, mother, daughter and sister - and affectionately called "Sassy" by those who knew and loved her. What makes her worthy of all this attention, one might ask. Well, in October 2014, Shim was assigned by Press TV to Turkey on a mission to cover the ISIL conflict. She was based in Suruç, Şanlıurfa Province, Turkey, which is a rural area near the Syrian border. While there she discovered that ISIL
Originally posted on Mint Press News, March 11, 2013
Two extremely important events have taken place in Latin America in past few weeks. Of course we all know of the death of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez, but there has been little attention paid to what’s taking place in Argentina.
A trial that began last Tuesday, March 5, in Argentina, is poised to reveal new details about how six Latin American countries coordinated with each other in the 1970s and 1980s to eliminat