Grandmothers Of Plaza De Mayo: 41 Years Seeking Justice

By Staff, Telesurtv.net -

On April 30, 1977, a group of women met in the Plaza de Mayo in front of the Casa Rosada, the seat of government in the center of Argentina’s capital Buenos Aires, after the disappearance of [...]

US-Mexico Border Convergence Webinar Series

By Staff, www.soaw.org -

By School of the Americas Watch. The SOA Watch movement began as a response to the call of solidarity to the people affected by the political, economic, and military US intervention in Central [...]

In Uruguay: March Of Silence For South America’s Martyrs

By Andre Vltchek, www.rt.com -

By Andre Vltchek for RT - They were marching shoulder-to-shoulder, young and old, in absolute silence. Some were carrying small placards with names and photos of their loved ones, who disappeared [...]

Brazil Social Movement Plans To Escalate Land Occupations After Coup

By Staff of Tele Sur - Latin America's largest social movement has promised a new wave of farm occupations in Brazil following President Dilma Rousseff's suspension to stand trial in the Senate, [...]

Argentina: 6 Indigenous Women At Heart Of Fracking Resistance

By Nancy Piñeiro Moreno, Translated by Laura Beratti, www.telesurtv.net -

By Nancy Piñeiro Moreno, Translated by Laura Beratti for Tele Sur - These women have put their bodies on the line, chained themselves to rigs and barricades, in order to protect their land. These [...]

Peace Nears In Colombia. Diverse Groups Asked For Solutions

By Staff, www.telesurtv.net -

By Staff of Tele Sur - A national forum on the end of the conflict will bring together victims, Afro-Colombians, women, and many more to brainstorm ideas for lasting peace. As Colombia edges [...]

Argentine Social Movements Strike Back Against Monsanto

By Darío Aranda, www.telesurtv.net -

By Darío Aranda, Translated by Nancy Piñeiro for Tele Sur - The biotechnology giant continues attempts to build its GMO seeds plant in Argentina, despite three years of unflinching popular [...]

Cocaleros Condemns Morales: ‘What a Monster We Have Created!’

By Leonidas Oikonomakis, roarmag.org -

To return to the coca issue, the government of Evo Morales is under immense pressure by the international community to reduce the amount of coca the country produces. Such actions, however, would [...]