Bolivia Coup Led By Christian Fascist Paramilitary Leader And Millionaire – With Foreign Support

By Max Blumenthal and Ben Norton, -

When Luis Fernando Camacho stormed into Bolivia’s abandoned presidential palace in the hours after President Evo Morales’s sudden November 10 resignation, he revealed to the world a side of the [...]

Released Lula In For Greatest Fight Of His Life

By Pepe Escobar, -

He’s back. With a bang. Only two days after his release from a federal prison in Curitiba, southern Brazil, following a narrow 6×5 decision by the Supreme Court, former President Luis Inacio Lula [...]

No Evidence That Bolivian Election Results Were Affected By Irregularities Or Fraud, Statistical Analysis Shows

By Staff, -

Washington, DC ― Statistical analysis of election returns and tally sheets from Bolivia’s October 20 elections shows no evidence that irregularities or fraud affected the official result that [...]

Struggles For Another Chile, Another Wallmapu

By Pilar Villanueva-Martinez, -

On October 6th, the Chilean government, led by President Sebastián Piñera, increased public transit fares by four per cent in Santiago. Student led protests began immediately and continued as [...]

Bolivia: The Right Hastens The Coup Against Evo Morales

By Marco Teruggi,  Pagina 12, translation, Resumen Latinoamericano, North America bureau -

Bolivia has entered the final moments before an outcome of a complex sequence of events. The possibility of reaching an agreement has been buried after the right ignored the call made by [...]

Evo Morales Resigns In The Face Of Fascist Attacks

By Staff, Resumen Latinoamericano, translation North America bureau -

The president of Bolivia, Evo Morales, has announced his resignation from office after opposition groups, who do not want to recognize the election results of last October 20, launched a wave of [...]

Latin America & The Caribbean: Between The Neoliberal Offensive And New Resistances

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

For quite a few years, the people of Latin America and the Caribbean have been confronted by a new advance of imperialism and capitalism, which has revived a process of recolonization in the [...]

Chilean Activists Sue Piñera Over Crimes Against Humanity During Protests

By Staff, -

Chilean NGOs Popular Defense, Vergara Toledo Bros Defense Committee and Legal Cooperative filed Monday a lawsuit for crimes against humanity against President Sebastian Piñera so that Santiago's [...]

Neoliberalism’s Children Rise Up To Demand Justice In Chile And The World

By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J S Davies, -

Uprisings against the corrupt, generation-long dominance of neoliberal “center-right” and “center-left” governments that benefit the wealthy and multinational corporations at the expense of [...]

Haitian Opposition Calls For More Protests Against President

By Staff, -

Haiti reached this Monday its eighth week of mass protests against president Jovenel Moise and his administration; with the country’s economic and political activities totally paralyzed since [...]

Ecuador: More Uprisings Ahead As Moreno Fails To Listen To The People

By Juan Manuel Boccacci,  Pagina 12, translation Resumen Latinoamericano, North America bureau -

Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno seems to be determined to not listen to the claims being demanded across the country that began only 20 days ago. Revoking Decree 883, which eliminated fuel [...]

Chilean Opposition Demands Referendum To Solve Crisis

By Aldo Anfossi,  La Jornada, translation, Resumen Latinoamericano, North America bureau -

Three opposition parties —Radical, Democracy, and Socialist— demanded that the Sebastian Piñera Administration call for a constituent referendum as a starting point to find a solution to the [...]

Bolivia: Audios Linking Civic, Ex-Military And US In Coup Plans

By Staff, -

The Radio Education Network of Bolivia (Erbol) leaked 16 audios involving opposition leaders who are calling for a coup d'etat against the government of President Evo Morales, a political action [...]

Bolivian Right-Wing Activates ‘Electoral Fraud’ Contingency Plan Against Morales

By Zoe PC, -

Tensions have been rising in Bolivia following the general elections conducted on October 20. The right-wing opposition has refused to recognize the results which saw president Evo Morales of the [...]

Agony And Death Of Neoliberalism In Latin America

By Atilio Boron, Pagina 12, Translated by Resumen -

During the last few weeks, neoliberalism faced a series of defeats that sped up its agony and are leading to its death amidst large and violent upheavals. After nearly half a century of pillage, [...]