The left is too soft on Argentina’s claims to the Falkland Islands. The left should instead support the islanders’ right to self-determination.
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TweetMrs President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, You started your letter by noting the date Britain asked a detachment of Argentine troops to leave the Falkland Islands that had previously been settled by us. Let me offer you another date: In 1580 Buenos Aires was re-founded by the Spanish after the initial settlement had been destroyed […]
With the Falklanders’ right to self-determination at stake, the time has come for the Left to raise its voice.