Despite US’ Dirty Tricks, Bolivia Is Finding A Way To Stay Independent

By Vijay Prashad, Peoples Dispatch. -

Sentiments in Bolivia for and against the coup d’etat of November 2019 are predictably along class lines. Those from more affluent sections felt that the socialist policies of the government of [...]

Western Media: Prosecuting Coup Leaders Is Worse Than Leading A Coup

By Joe Emersberger, Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting. -

One can imagine an editor of the London-based Guardian (3/17/21) shaking her head sadly as she typed the headline: “Cycle of Retribution Takes Bolivia’s Ex-President From Palace to Prison Cell.”  [...]

Former Interim President Jeanine Añez Arrested In Bolivia

By Sputnik News. -

The Bolivian government announced on Saturday the arrest of Jeanine Áñez, who will be prosecuted for the overthrow of Evo Morales in November 2019, in an action described by the former president [...]

Bolivia: Right Wing Threatens The Recovery Of Democracy

By Francisco Dominguez, Alba Granada North Africa. -

After a full year of racist and repressive horror perpetrated by a de facto government resulting from a coup, the people of Bolivia went to the polls on October 18, 2020 and stunned their own [...]

Lessons From The November 2019 U.S.-Backed Coup In Bolivia

By Natalia Schuurman, Alliance for Global Justice. -

In October of 2020, the Movement Towards Socialism (acronymed MAS in Spanish) returned to power 11 months after the U.S.-backed far-right coup regime of Jeanine Áñez ousted Evo Morales and his [...]

How Bolivia Beat A Military Coup

By Ollie Vargas, Double Down News. -

The return of Evo Morales was possibly the most important moment in Bolivian history. This time last year, far-right protesters kidnapped Patricia Arce, the mayor of a small town called Vinto. [...]

Bolivia: New Arrest Warrants For Añez Regime’s Top Officials

By Telesur English. -

The Bolivian Attorney General's Office issued warrants for the arrest of Victor Zamora and Marcel Rivas for the crimes of corruption and political persecution. They were part of the coup-born [...]

A Triumphant Return To Power For Bolivia’s Social Movements

By Leonardo Flores, Popular Resistance. -

Tens of thousands of people took to the streets in Bolivia on November 8 to celebrate the inauguration of President Luis Arce. They would celebrate again the next day, as former president Evo [...]

Bolivia: Parliament’s Committee Seeks To Prosecute Jeanine Añez

By Telesur English. -

Bolivia - The ministers of foreign affairs, defense, interior, and justice could also be subject to criminal proceedings. A special committee of the Bolivian Parliament on Monday recommended [...]

Radical Neoliberalism Was Born And Will Die In Chile

By Patricio Zamorano, Council on Hemispheric Affairs. -

A wave of Indigenous peoples supporting the Luis Arce-David Choquehuanca presidential ticket defeated the main right-wing candidate, Carlos Mesa by 20 points, restoring democracy to Bolivia. Just [...]

Ending Regime Change In Bolivia And The World

By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J. S. Davies, Popular Resistance. -

Less than a year after the United States and the U.S.-backed Organization of American States (OAS) supported a violent military coup to overthrow the government of Bolivia, the Bolivian people [...]

How Bolivia’s New Socialist Senator Resisted Coup Terror

By Max Blumenthal and Ben Norton, The Grayzone. -

Just a few days after the dramatic landslide victory on October 18 of the Movement Toward Socialism (MAS) party founded by Evo Morales, I traveled 3.5 hours from the Bolivian city of Cochabamba, [...]

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 [...]