Bolivia: Amid New Crisis, Coup Government Seeks To Divide Spoils

By Federico Fuentes, Green Left. -

Just weeks out from the October 18 elections, Bolivia’s coup government is again in crisis following the departure of three key ministers over an unconstitutional attempt to privatise an [...]

What The OAS Did To Bolivia

By Mark Weisbrot, Counterpunch. -

Bolivia has descended into a nightmare of political repression and racist state violence since the democratically elected government of Evo Morales was overthrown by the military on November 10. [...]

Bolivia: Violent Pro-Coup Extremists Assault MAS Canvassers

By Telesur English. -

Bolivian coup supporters waged an attack on Movement Towards Socialism (MAS) canvassers, setting fire to campaign tents and destroying materials. Videos circulating on social media show what [...]

US-Linked PR Firm Ran Fake News Networks For Right-Wing Latin American Regimes

By Ben Norton, The Grayzone. -

A major US PR firm located just a few blocks from the White House has been caught running an industrial grade propaganda operation on social media. The information warfare blitzkrieg relied on [...]

US Political Scientists Argue Evo Morales Should Be President Of Bolivia

By Vijay Prashad and Manuel Bertoldi, Globetrotter. -

Three political scientists from the United States closely studied allegations of fraud in the Bolivian election of 2019 and found that there was no fraud. These scholars—from the University of [...]

For Democracy And Transparency In The Plurinational State Of Bolivia

By Progressive International. -

We are witnessing the systematic destruction of democracy at the hands of the de facto government of Jeanine Añez and its allied forces of repression in the streets, on the highways, and the [...]

Walking The Tightrope: Latin America’s Pink Tide

By: Frederick B. Mills, New Politics. -

Latin America’s Pink Tide: Breakthroughs and Shortcomings, edited by economic historian and prominent Latin Americanist Steve Ellner, offers a critical ethical theoretical framework for assessing [...]

Bolivia: The Scream Of Áñez Out!

By Ángel Guerra Cabrera, La Jornada. -

Áñez Out is the main demand of the current popular protest mobilization in Bolivia. Barely a week ago the demand was: Elections, now!  That was calling for September 6, agreed date by the [...]

As Bolivian Regime Delays Elections A Third Time, Media Continue To Ignore Coup

By Bryce Greene, Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting. -

After both of the nation’s leading papers admitted that the reason for declaring the October election a fraud was itself a fraud, few have asked the critical questions about why the OAS and the [...]

Bolivians Continue To Block Hundreds Of Roads

By People's Dispatch. -

The national strike and nationwide road blockades, called for by the Bolivian Workers’ Center (COB) against the postponement of general elections, have intensified across Bolivia. The number of [...]

Bolivia: Political Strike Shuts Down Country

By Michael Otto, Workers.org. -

Once again, a scenario of multiple crises that began with the November coup defines Bolivia’s future. De facto President Jeanine Áñez’s main achievement was to unleash a shameless wave of racist [...]

‘Dialogue’ Called by Añez In Bolivia Failed; New Election Date Set

By Ultimas Noticias. -

After more than five hours of dialogue between the Supreme Electoral Tribunal (TSE), the Central Obrera Boliviana (COB) and the Bolivian social movements, a consensus was not reached to define a [...]

Era Of US Domination Of Latin America Coming To An End

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

Despite its failings at home, the United States intervenes in countries across multiple continents seeking to control their governments and resources. This week, we look at the US' latest [...]

While Bolivia’s Coup Regime Let’s People Die, Cuba Has Nearly Defeated COVID-19

By Ollie Vargas, The Grayzone. -

Cochabamba, Bolivia – As Latin America becomes the new focal point for the devastating spread of Covid-19, Cuba stands virtually alone in having saved its population from the dramatic health and [...]

Bolivians Reject Postponement Of Elections With Massive Mobilizations

By People's Dispatch. -

Organizations and trade unions from diverse sectors in Bolivia joined the call to mobilize today, on July 28, against the postponement of the general elections in Bolivia. The call for nationwide [...]