Fascists, With Help From The US, Are Trying To Take Control Of Latin America

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

Clearing the FOG hosts Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese interviewed William Camacaro, a Venezuelan activist living in New York City who is active with the Solidarity Committee with Venezuela NYC [...]

Bolivia’s Five Hundred-Year Rebellion

By Peter Lackowski, Counterpunch.org -

In 1781, the Bolivian indigenous leader Tupac Katari led a rebellion in which La Paz, the Spanish colonial capital of “Upper Peru,” was besieged for 109 days.The siege ended with the arrival of a [...]

How Middle Class Bolivia Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Coup

By Wyatt Reed, Thegrayzone.com -

La Paz, Bolivia – As a US-backed military coup seized power from Bolivia’s first indigenous president, Bolivia appeared set for a prolonged political struggle between outraged citizens and the [...]

US Is Again Complicit In An Illegal Coup, This Time In Bolivia

By Marjorie Cohn, Truthout.org -

Once again, the United States is complicit in an illegal coup d’état in Latin America, this time in Bolivia. On November 10, a right-wing, anti-Indigenous group seized power after the Bolivian [...]

Media Wonder: Why Can’t Venezuela Be More Like Bolivia?

By Joshua Cho, Fair.org -

Western corporate media outlets have often cried foul when foreign elections don’t go the way the US empire wants them to, and find roundabout ways to label the violent attempts by vocal [...]

Bolivia: Junta Hunts Down Last Remaining Dissidents

By Wyatt Reed, The GrayZone. -

La Paz, Bolivia – A brutal military junta that seized power from Bolivia’s democratically elected President Evo Morales is violently repressing a working-class indigenous-led uprising, and the [...]

Now The Interim Of US Self-Deception Over Bolivia

By Patrick Lawrence, Consortium News. -

Years from now, maybe a generation from now, it will be permissible to describe Evo Morales’s resignation-at-gunpoint two weeks ago as what it was: a coup the U.S. cultivated just as it has [...]

Evidence Talks: US Government Propelled Coup In Bolivia

By W. T. Whitney Jr., Chicagoalbasolidarity.wordpress.com -

A coup on November 10 removed the socialist government of Bolivian President Evo Morales. The U.S. government made preparations and orchestrated the final stages of the coup. It was in charge. In [...]

Bolivia: Anatomy Of A Coup

By Jeff Mackler and Lazaro Monteverde, Popular Resistance -

The anti-Morales and anti-MAS mobilizations were orchestrated by the coup’s shock troops provided by various armed fascist groups. They met with little or no resistance. Their central leader was [...]

Bolivia: The Coup Behind The Coup

By Katu Arkonada, La Jornada, translation Resumen Latinoamericano, North America bureau -

That desperate cry of Pedro Quisbert Mamani’s father, the factory worker murdered by government repression during the Senkata massacre, summarizes Bolivia’s process of change that is not [...]

“We Refuse To Be Burned”: 500 Years Of Resistance, Colonization, And Coups In Bolivia

By Maya Ajchura Chipana, Therednation.org -

I am writing this because I don’t see many Bolivian voices represented in the media. Here is my story. I saw Evo Morales speak once in La Paz. So many people came out. The boys climbed trees to [...]

How Human Rights Watch Whitewashed A Right-Wing Massacre In Bolivia

By Alan Macleod, Mintpressnews.com -

Bolivia is currently in turmoil after President Evo Morales was deposed in a U.S.-supported coup d’état on November 10. The new coup government forced Morales into exile, began arresting [...]

Evo Morales: “Nationalization Of Resources Is Conflict’s Cause”- “They Do Not Accept That Indians Govern”

By Staff, Orinocotribune.com -

The president deposed after a coup d’etat in Bolivia, Evo Morales, said that “the nationalization of resources is the cause of this conflict,” which resulted in a right-wing dictatorship that to [...]

In Bolivia As In Palestine

By Carlos Aznarez, Resumen Latinoamericano, translation North American bureau -

Bolivia is resembling Palestine these days. For many reasons it is important to make this comparison now as the horror of the installation of a brutal dictatorship is unfolding in that South [...]

Bolivia: Hatred Of The Indian

By Álvaro García Linera, Peoples Dispatch, translation Zoe PC -

Vice-president Álvaro García Linera reflects on the role of racial hatred in motivating the coup which forced him and President Evo Morales out of office and into exile. Almost as a nighttime [...]