Four Months After The Revolt In Chile: Repression, Resistance And Struggle Continues

By Carlos Aznárez, Resumen-english.org -

They have not been able to cope with this stubborn and brave people who for four months have not only gone out into the squares by the thousands but have also changed their names to beautiful [...]

Chile Where The Real Violence Is Coming From

By Alejandro Lavquen, Resumen Latinoamericano, translation, North America bureau -

Since the people’s rebellion began against the Sebastian Piñera Administration and neoliberalism in Chile, he and the pro-Pinochet right-wing have gathered under Chile Vamos, in collaboration [...]

Colombian National Strike Committee Issues Call To Renew Anti-Government Protests

By Staff, Peoplesdispatch.org -

A popular uprising against the far-right Ivan Duque government began last year opposing the rise in assassinations of social leaders and the neoliberal economic measures. The Colombian National [...]

How New Creative Actions Are Fueling Chile’s Uprising

By Cristian Opaso, Wagingnonviolence.org -

In response to repression by Chilean police, decentralized performances — sparked by small artist collectives — are replacing traditional barricades. On the surface, things have calmed down in [...]

The People Of India Are Taking It To The Streets

By Vijay Prashad, Socialistproject.ca -

Every day and in every part of India, hundreds of thousands of people – mainly young people – gather on the streets to express their anger at the government. Their protests, like those of the [...]

Dignity On The Streets Of Colombia

By Zoe PC, Peoplesdispatch.org -

Colombia is undergoing a historic moment of social transformation and struggle. Hundreds of thousands of people have joined the uprising against the criminal, neoliberal and repressive government [...]

The Popular Assemblies At The Heart Of The Chilean Uprising

By Bree Busk, Roarmag.org -

More than fifty days have passed since the Chilean uprising burst into existence. For those living it on the ground, it feels like much longer. The movement has already gone through several [...]

Human Rights In Chile And At Chile-Controlled COP25: Attack Children, Medics & Civil Society

By Anne Petermann, Globaljusticeecology.org -

Then today, 16-year-old #Greta Thunberg was named as Time Magazine‘s person of the year. Celebrating the power of youth. I wonder if either Time or Greta heard about the 15 year old girl in Chile [...]

Impasse In Bolivia

By Forrest Hylton, Lrb.co.uk -

Many of my friends and colleagues who live in La Paz are in hiding. Some have received death threats, while others are afraid to communicate via WhatsApp. One is in exile after vandals burned her [...]

There Are Riots In Iran And The Usual Suspects Are On It

By Staff, Moonofalabama.org -

The Iranian government decided to increase Iran's super low gasoline prices. The new price will only apply to the amount of gas that exceeds a subsidized 60 liter per family per month. The [...]

For The Gilets Jaunes, There Won’t Be An “After”

By ROAR Collective, Roarmag.org -

November 2019 has arrived, bringing in its wake the one year anniversary of the Gilets Jaunes. Those who talked about running out of steam in January, then this spring, then again this summer, [...]

Uprisings Bring Political Changes In The History Of America

By Paula Klachko, Resumen-english.org -

It’s not mechanical and there are not prearranged times but it seems to be consistent, when analyzing the history of our people especially in the most recent history that changes occurred in [...]

Beirut Is Burning: Rebellion Against The Elites Has Commenced

By Andre Vltchek, Journal-neo.org -

Tires are burning, smoke is rising towards the sky. It is October, the 18th day of the month, the capital city of Lebanon, in the past known as the “Paris of the East”, is covered in smoke. For [...]

Lebanon’s ‘October Revolution’ Must Go On!

By Rima Majed, Opendemocracy.net -

The ‘streets’ of Lebanon have exploded in massive protests since October 17th. Following months of austerity and dire economic conditions, a shortage of US dollars that caused a serious threat of [...]

A Look At Lebanon’s Ongoing Historic Uprising

By Hussein Kassir, Roarmag.org -

For the last week, Lebanon has been witnessing an unprecedented uprising — both in scale and intensity — against the country’s ruling class. What started as a modest protest on Thursday, October [...]

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