Building Black Working Class Power In Maryland

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

The state of Maryland and Baltimore City in particular have been dominated by Democratic Party politics for decades, yet many residents struggle under a repressive police force, a lack of [...]

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 [...]

Haiti: Black Despots And White Rulers

By Jemima Pierre, Black Agenda Report. -

The past week has seen growing protests  against the contested presidency of Haiti’s Jovenel Moïse. An unpopular figure who has ruled without a mandate, and, increasingly, by decree , [...]

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 [...]

Firsthand Report On The Crisis In Haiti: ‘The People Are Screaming For Help’

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

Jovenel Moïse's term as president in Haiti ended on Sunday, February 7, but he is refusing to leave office with the support of the Biden administration, the United Nations and other western [...]

Urgent Solidarity With Haiti Is Needed

By Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

A long-brewing crisis in Haiti, created through intervention by the United States, United Nations and allied western imperialist countries, has now come to a head. The Biden administration is [...]

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 [...]

For Biden Administration, Black Lives Don’t Matter In Haiti!

By the Black Alliance for Peace. -

The people of Haiti have been demanding freedom from the succession of U.S.-imposed dictators for decades. One such dictator, Jovenel Moïse, refused to leave office February 7, which marked the [...]

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, [...]

Haiti: Protesters Demand President Moise Steps Down

By Sam Bojarski, The Haitian Times. -

Amid ongoing protests, the diaspora watched as journalists reported the arrest of a Supreme Court justice and a police inspector in Haiti on Feb. 7, the day opposition leaders, civil society and [...]