Ecuador’s Elections Are Being Undermined By Foreign And Domestic Interference

By Mohamed Elmaazi, Sputnik News. -

Before the votes were fully counted in Ecuador's latest elections, one candidate received a phone call from the US embassy assuring him that he would be in the second round. Fidel Narvaez, a [...]

Ecuador Elections: Arauz And Lasso Advance To Second Round

By Telesur English. -

Ecuador's National Electoral Council (CNE) confirmed on Friday that Creating Opportunities' (CREO) candidate Guillermo Lasso would face the first-round winner Andres Arauz on the second round of [...]

Will Andrés Arauz Be The Next President Of Ecuador?

By Vijay Prashad and Pilar Troya Fernández, Peoples Dispatch. -

In Ecuador’s presidential election held on February 7, 2021, Andrés Arauz won the largest number of votes but could not prevail in the first round against 15 other candidates; he won 32.71 [...]

US, OAS, Colombia Try To Steal Ecuador’s election

By Ben Norton, The Grayzone. -

Guayaquil, Ecuador - A popular socialist candidate, Andrés Arauz, won the first round of Ecuador’s historic presidential election by a landslide on February 7. The leftist’s overwhelming victory [...]

Lawfare Threatens To Derail Presidential Election In Ecuador

By William Camacaro and Frederick B. Mills. -

On February 7, the progressive presidential candidate for the Union of Hope Alliance (UNES) party, Andrés Arauz, won first place in Ecuador’s presidential election; this is uncontested. Arauz [...]

US Meddling In Ecuador’s Historic Election And Fake NGO ‘Left’

By Max Blumenthal and Ben Norton, Moderate Rebels. -

Max Blumenthal speaks with Ben Norton, who is reporting from Ecuador, on the historic February 7 election, and how the US government, regime-change networks, and wealthy oligarchs are trying to [...]

Ecuador: Electoral Council Announces Partial Recount Of Votes

By Telesur English. -

The National Electoral Council (CNE) of Ecuador informed this Friday that in 17 of the 24 provinces of the country there will be a partial recount of the votes cast in the presidential elections [...]

Ecuador’s US-Backed ‘Ecosocialist’ Candidate Yaku Pérez Aids The Right-Wing

By Ben Norton, The Grayzone. -

Ecuador’s February 7 presidential election concluded in a surprise: The quick count published by the country’s National Electoral Council appeared to show a little-known candidate named Yaku [...]

Inside Ecuador’s Citizens Revolution

By Ben Norton, The Grayzone. -

Quito, Ecuador - The South American nation of Ecuador is currently suffering through its worst economic crisis in decades. Poverty is skyrocketing, corruption is rampant, and the US-backed [...]

André Arauz Wins First Round Of Ecuadorian Presidential Election

By People's Dispatch. -

Andrés Arauz of the progressive Union for Hope alliance (UNES) won the first round in the Ecuadorian presidential elections that were held on Sunday, February 7. He obtained 31.74% of the votes, [...]

Ecuador: US-Backed Government Scrambles To Privatize The Central Bank

By Mint Press News Desk, Mintpress. -

With just days until Ecuador’s February 7 presidential election and four months remaining on President Lenin Moreno’s mandate, the Ecuadorian government and right-wing elites are still scrambling [...]

Are We Not All In Search Of Tomorrow

By Vijay Prashad, Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. -

In 2019, 613 million Indians voted to appoint their representatives to the Indian parliament (Lok Sabha). During the election campaign, the political parties spent Rs. 60,000 crores (around US $8 [...]

Ecuador’s Left Is Back

By Denis Rogatyuk, Tribune Magazine. -

Since the beginning of the right-wing turn by Moreno’s government and the political persecution of the key leaders of the Citizen Revolution—most notably Rafael Correa and Jorge Glas—countless [...]

Ecuador: Presidential Elections Could Bring Back The Citizens’ Revolution

By Danny Shaw, Council on Hemispheric Affairs. -

On February 7, Ecuador will hold elections for President and for its legislative body, with 137 positions to be decided for the National Assembly. Though 16 presidential candidates participated [...]

The People Of Ecuador Are Fighting To Recover Their Popular Sovereignty

By Progressive International, Bulatlat. -

On 7 February, the citizens of Ecuador will express their constitutional right to popular sovereignty, electing a new president and National Assembly to carry the country out of its most severe [...]