Diego Rivera. Pre-Hispanic America. Book Cover for Pablo Neruda’s Canto General. 1950.
Tens of thousands of workers were on strike Wednesday at a factory in southern China which makes shoes for Nike and Adidas, rights groups and a worker said.
More than 30,000 staff at the Yue Yuen Industrial (Holdings) factory in Dongguan city have been striking for several days in protest at unpaid social insurance payments, said US-based China Labour Watch, adding that police had beaten and detained several protesters.
#EarthDay: The Mandara Mountains of Rumsiki, Cameroon (1989).
Rumsiki is a village in the Far North Province of Cameroon, located in the Mandara Mountains region - 3km from the north-eastern Nigerian border.
Home mostly to the Kapsiki people, due to its breathtaking natural scenery the village of Rumsiki has become a popular tourist attraction - mostly Westerners - where children in the village are known to act as tour guides and several pre-arranged attractions are put together for the benefit of these ‘visitors’. For this very reason, the village has unfortunately turned in to a tourist trap where most of the villagers lives and incomes are centered around these foreigners who ‘visit’ their home.
April 22, 1870: Birthday of Comrade V.I. Lenin, founder of the Bolshevik party, leader of the Russian socialist revolution, great teacher of the world’s workers and oppressed peoples.
"Lenin" by A. Mikhailovsky, September 1918
U.S. Military Operations in the Philippines, 2001-2013.