Ecuador Bows To US And IMF, Entering New Neoliberal Era

By Elliott Gabriel, Mintpressnews.com -

QUITO, ECUADOR – Ecuador’s passionate re-embrace of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) offers one of the clearest and most dramatic signs that the country’s leadership is dead-set on shedding [...]

British And Ecuadorian Authorities In Talks To Evict Julian Assange From London Embassy

By Oscar Grenfell, Wsws.org -

The London-based Times newspaper reported yesterday that the British and Ecuadorian governments have been holding secret discussions on plans to evict WikiLeaks editor Julian Assange from [...]

Ecuador’s Constitutional Court Rules Against Chevron, In Favor Of Indigenous Communities

By Staff, Telesurtv.net -

Ecuador’s Constitutional Court rejected Chevron’s request to revise a national court ruling that sentenced it to pay US$9.5 billion in environmental and social reparations to the communities [...]

Ecuador: Rafael Correa Supporters March To Protest Detention

By Staff, Telesurtv.net -

Thousands of people marched through Quito on Thursday in support of former President Rafael Correa, who has been accused of involvement in a failed kidnapping. Thousands of Rafael Correa [...]

‘They Want Me Dead’: Rafael Correa Defies Arrest Order & Talks ‘Lawfare’ In Emotional RT Interview

By Staff, Rt.com -

Former President of Ecuador Rafael Correa has defied an arrest order, claiming the new government is waging “lawfare” to deprive him of a political future – and even life, in an exclusive RT [...]

Ecuador Hints It May Hand Over Julian Assange To Britain And The US

By James Cogan, WSWS -

Julian Assange is in immense danger. Remarks made this week by Ecuador’s foreign minister suggest that her government may be preparing to renege on the political asylum it granted to the [...]

How Shoddy Reporting And Anti-Russian Propaganda Coerced Ecuador To Silence Julian Assange

By M.C. McGrath and Glen Greenwald, Theintercept.com -

JULIAN ASSANGE HAS been barred from communicating with the outside world for more than three weeks. On March 27, the government of Ecuador blocked Assange’s internet access and barred him from [...]

The Isolation Of Julian Assange Must Stop

By Noam Chomsky, Chris Hedges, John Pilger, Et Al, Counterpunch.org -

If it was ever clear that the case of Julian Assange was never just a legal case, but a struggle for the protection of basic human rights, it is now. Citing his critical tweets about the recent [...]

Intellectuals Demand Internet Access For Julian Assange

By TeleSurTV. -

A group of prominent intellectuals, social activists and artists have signed an open letter demanding Ecuador's government restore WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's internet and phone access, [...]

Precarious Communications: Julian Assange, Internet Access And Ecuador

By Binoy Kampmark, Countercurrents.org -

Being a netizen, to use that popular term of sociological derivation, can be a difficult business. It presumes digital engagement, often of the sharper sort.  To become a fully-fledged member of [...]

Ecuador Suspends Assange’s Communication Access At UK Embassy

By Staff, Telesurtv.net -

The WikiLeaks founder had been warned by the Ecuadorean government to avoid commenting on other countries affairs. The Ecuadorean government Wednesday restricted access to communications of the [...]

Indigenous Women Unite To Defend The Amazon, Mother Earth And Climate Justice

By Leila Salazar-Lopez, Amazonwatch.org -

It was the first time ever that indigenous Amazonian women from seven nationalities, including the Kichwa, Sápara, Shiwiar, Shuar, Achuar, Andoa, and Waorani, joined forces and marched together [...]

Ecuador Endangered

By John Seed, Popular Resistance -

In the last year, the Ecuadorian government has quietly granted mining concessions to over 1.7 million hectares (4.25 million acres) of forest reserves and indigenous territories. These  were [...]

Britain Wants A ‘Way Out’ Of The Julian Assange Standoff

By Julian Assange, www.theguardian.com -

By Julian Assange for The Guardian - Maria Fernanda Espinosa, foreign minister, says UK and Ecuador working on an ‘opening’ Britain is interested in finding a solution to the standoff that has [...]

Ecuador Expects ‘Safe Passage’ For Julian Assange

By Jim Wyss, www.cuencahighlife.com -

By Jim Wyss for Cuenca High Life. The government of Ecuador on Friday said WikiLeaks’ founder Julian Assange should be granted safe passage to the South American nation after Swedish authorities [...]

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