The End Of Neoliberalism And The Rebirth Of History

By Joseph E. Stiglitz, Project-syndicate.org -

NEW YORK – At the end of the Cold War, political scientist Francis Fukuyama wrote a celebrated essay called “The End of History?” Communism’s collapse, he argued, would clear the last obstacle [...]

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 [...]

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

By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J S Davies, Commondreams.org -

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 [...]

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, [...]

The “Super-Mustache” of Nicolás Maduro: Scapegoat of Neoliberal Elites

By Frederick B. Mills, Council on Hemispheric Affairs. -

Over the past month, ruling elites in Ecuador and Chile as well as the Secretary General of the OAS, Luis Almagro, have been warning that the specter of the President of Venezuela, Nicolás [...]

Why Nicaragua Is Under Attack

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

Latin America is in a revolt against neoliberalism and the austerity measures that go with it. Ecuador and Chile have had mass protests in recent weeks. Bolivia re-elected President Morales, who [...]

Chile And Its Night Of Witches

By Paul Walder, Internationalist 360. -

Perhaps October 18 will be recorded as a moment of popular uprising. Or perhaps it will be followed by other moments of greater intensity. But without a doubt, from this day on, something changed [...]

Ecuadorian Protests Against President Moreno Continue, Face Police Repression

By Telesur TV. -

Saturday, October 12, Quito, Ecuador - In the early hours of the morning of this Saturday, law enforcement began an attack against protesters in an area near the Arbolito Park. The Ecuadorian [...]

Crises In Iraq And Haiti Expose The Failure Of Militarized Neoliberalism

By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J S Davies, Codepink.org -

This season could be called the Autumn of Discontent, as people from the Middle East to Latin America and the Caribbean have been rising up against corrupt neoliberal governments. Two of the [...]

Social Movements Denounce Violent Repression In Ecuador, Support General Strike

Open letter, Popular Resistance. -

To the government of the Republic of Ecuador and the national and international community: We sign this statement to express our deep concern for the events occurring in Ecuador. As [...]

Which Way Out Of Neoliberalism: Fascism Or Socialism?

By Danny Haiphong, Black Agenda Report. -

The conditions of decline which characterize the neoliberal stage of capitalist production worldwide have no doubt led to a growth in the scope and influence of fascism in the Western world. In [...]

War And Militarism Are Class Issues

By Ajamu Baraka. -

As a Black working-class oriented alliance residing in the center of empire and committed to peace and abolishing war, repression and imperialism, we are quite clear about how we see the world [...]

Decolonization Displaces Neoliberalism In Bolivia

By Kim Peterson, Ahtribune.com -

In the central interior of the Canadian province of British Columbia is the unceded territory of the Wet’suwet’en First Nation. A corporate entity, Coastal GasLink (CGL), abetted by [...]

U.S. Shows Plan To Impose Its Tutelage On Venezuela

By Aram Aharonian, Pressenza.com. -

The blockade and the new sanctions that freeze all Venezuelan assets in U.S. territory, ordered by the regime of Donald Trump, is nothing more than another act of economic terrorism that seeks, [...]

Neoliberalism Has Met Its Match In China

By Ellen Brown, Truthdig.com -

When the Federal Reserve cut interest rates last week, commentators were asking why. According to official data, the economy was rebounding, unemployment was below 4% and gross domestic product [...]