Learning The Lessons From Bolivia

By Richard Burgon MP, Labour Outlook. -

I want to pass on my congratulations to new President Luis Arce, to Evo Morales and to the whole Movement Towards Socialism (MAS). And I would like to pay special tribute to the heroic [...]

After Socialist Victory In Bolivia, Media Still Whitewash Coup

By Bryce Greene, Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting. -

Bolivia’s Movement Towards Socialism (MAS) party won a decisive victory in the country’s presidential elections on Sunday, with its candidate Luis Arce apparently winning by a large enough margin [...]

Movement Towards Socialism Wins Landslide Victory In Bolivia

By People's Dispatch. -

After 11 months of being ruled by a repressive coup-regime, Bolivians have finally recovered democracy. After five days of counting, the official results of the Bolivian presidential elections [...]

Media Responds With Apathy, Disappointment As Coup Government Concedes Defeat

By Alan Macleod, Mintpress News. -

Bolivia’s Movement to Socialism (MAS) party is celebrating what appears to be a crushing, landslide victory in Sunday’s elections. Although official vote counting is far from over, exit [...]

Bolivia Is A beacon Of Light For Latin America

By Nathalia Urban, Source News. -

After suffering a coup d’état that cost more than 33 lives, left thousands of people injured, and forced important political figures like President Evo Morales to go into exile to survive, [...]

Bolivia: People Power Prevails Over US-Backed Coup

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

Last October following the re-election of indigenous president Evo Morales in Bolivia, the United States backed a coup that successfully forced him out of power. The coup regime reversed many of [...]

Bolivia Elections Live Blog

By the Center for Economic Policy and Research. -

Bolivians go to the polls today, Sunday, October 18, in the first general elections since the last democratically elected president, Evo Morales, was forced out in a military coup last November, [...]

Bolivia: First Election Since US-Backed Coup Creates Divisions

By Oliver Vargas and Alan Macleod, Mintpress News. -

Eleven months after a U.S-backed military coup overthrew the democratically elected Evo Morales and his Movement to Socialism (MAS) party, Bolivians will go to the polls on Sunday, offering them [...]

Bolivian Coupers Stalk International Election Observers

By Ben Norton, The Grayzone. -

Santa Cruz, Bolivia - Contributors to The Grayzone including Max Blumenthal, Anya Parampil, and Ben Norton traveled from the United States to Bolivia in order to join a delegation of independent [...]

Possible Recurrence Of OAS Electoral Fraud In Bolivia

By Dan Beeton, CEPR.net. -

Washington, DC — Bolivia’s general elections on Sunday, October 18, could again be threatened by the involvement of the Organization of American States (OAS), Center for Economic and Policy [...]

Top Bolivian Coup Plotters Trained By US Military

By Jeb Sprague, The Grayzone. -

The United States played a key role in the military coup in Bolivia, and in a direct way that has scarcely been acknowledged in accounts of the events that forced the country’s elected president, [...]

Morales Warns About US Meddling In Upcoming Elections

By Orinoco Tribune. -

The former head of state made the remarks in an exclusive interview with Iran’s Hispan TV Spanish-language television network on Tuesday. Morales was seeking to nationalize the extraction of [...]

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. [...]