María Carrión

Editor's Note: This is an expanded edition to the piece that appears in the July issue of The Progressive.On June 15, the opening day of the Confederations Cup in Brazil -- a warmup to the World Cup -- thousands protested across the country again... Read more


On a sunny Spring morning on April 8, 2003, an American tank that had been positioned for hours on the Al Jumhuriya bridge in Baghdad spun its barrel towards the Palestine Hotel, fired a mortar shell across the Tigris River, and hit floors fiftee... Read more