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 [...]

Max Blumenthal Meets Rafael Correa In Venezuela

By Max Blumenthal, The Grayzone. -

Max Blumenthal interviews former Ecuador President Rafael Correa, who was in Venezuela to observe its legislative elections and show support to a government under sustained economic and political [...]

How Ecuador’s Democracy Is Being Suffocated

By Vijay Prashad and Pilar Troya, Counterpunch. -

A recent poll showed that if Andrés Arauz Galarza were allowed to run in Ecuador’s presidential election of 2021, he would win in the first round with 45.9 percent of the vote. The pollsters [...]

Political Trials And Electoral Bans

By Guillaume Long, Open Democracy. -

Ecuadorian President Lenín Moreno and his allies have gone to great lengths to prevent former president Rafael Correa and his political movement from returning to power. In order to achieve [...]

Ecuadorean President Moreno Accused Of Helping The CIA

By Sputnik News, translated by Resumen English. -

Former Foreign Minister of Ecuador Ricardo Patiño has accused President Lenin Moreno of working for the United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). “Moreno became a CIA insider due to [...]

Ecuador’s Citizens’ Revolution: Retaking Power From Old Elites

By Staff for Telesur. President Rafael Correa marks nine years in office Jan. 15, 2016, having overseen the transformation of Ecuador. It will be his last full year in power after his recent [...]