21st Century US Coups And Attempted Coups In Latin America

By Stansfield Smith, Popular Resistance. -

During the 21st century, the US, working with corporate elites, traditional oligarchies, military, and corporate media, has continually attempted coups against Latin American governments which [...]

Seven Day March In Defense Of Democracy Concludes In Bolivia

By People's Dispatch. -

March for the Homeland reached the Bolivian city of La Paz on November 29 after covering a distance of more than 180km over seven days. Over a million people had joined the march by the time it [...]

Is Biden Looking To Reignite A Dirty War In Ukraine?

By Russell Bentley, Covert Action Magazine. -

On October 18, U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin III met with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to affirm U.S. support for Ukraine’s war against its eastern provinces. Since the [...]

Debunking The Media Lies Fueling War In Ethiopia

By Rania Khalek, BreakThrough News. -

November 4 is the one year anniversary of the TPLF attacks on the Ethiopian government's Northern Command base, kicking off a brutal war. The TPLF is now advancing towards Addis Ababa, prompting [...]

12 Years After Coup, Honduran Resistance Fights For Fair Election

By Lucy Pagoada-quesada, Struggle La Lucha. -

Twelve years have passed since the fateful 2009 coup in Honduras by the oligarchy, private companies and the leaders of the Catholic and evangelical churches. How can you forget Cardinal Oscar [...]

Guinea And The Military Coup Incubator, AFRICOM

By Netfa Freeman, Hood Communist. -

West Africa has just experienced its fourth attempted coup in just over a year, and seven coups over the last 13 years were carried out by African troops trained by the U.S. Africa Command [...]

Chile Is Taking The Final Steps Of Dismantling Dictatorship

By Ariel Dorfman, Institute for Policy Studies. -

The Institute for Policy Studies holds this program every year at the site of the 1976 assassination of IPS colleagues Orlando Letelier and Ronni Karpen Moffitt by agents of Chilean dictator [...]

What Lies Ahead For Guinea After Coup By US-Trained Military Unit?

By Pavan Kulkarni, Peoples Dispatch. -

Over a week after the coup in Guinea was orchestrated by a US-trained military unit, the military junta that seized power initiated a four-day-long conference with political parties, business [...]

On Contact: American Coup d’Etat

Dennis Kucinich served as a US representative from Ohio from 1997 to 2013, losing his seat after the state Democratic Party machine redrew Ohio’s 10th Congressional district, a redistricting [...]

14-Day Global Campaign Demands Justice For Victims Of Bolivia Coup

By Pablo Navarrete, The Canary. -

On 10 November 2019, the democratically elected government of Evo Morales in Bolivia was overthrown by a US-government supported military coup. The coup regime, also supported by the UK and [...]

The Regressive Economic Policies Of Bolivia’s Coup Government

By Jake Johnston, Joe Sammut, Mark Weisbrot, and Miguel Carvalho, Center For Economic and Policy Research. -

This paper looks at the economy of Bolivia during the de facto government that took power following a military coup in November of 2019 and that ruled for one year. The coup overthrew a [...]

President Zelensky Says Ukraine ‘Ready’ For War With Russia

By Jason Melanovski and Clara Weiss, WSWS. -

Amid mounting tensions in the Black Sea region, President Volodymyr Zelensky declared on Tuesday night that Ukraine is “ready” for war with Russia. He warned that the country would “stand to the [...]

I Entered My Country’s House Of Justice And Found A Snake Charmer’s Temple

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

On a Sunday night on 21 March 2021, gunmen stopped Juan Carlos Cerros Escalante (age 41) as he walked from this mother’s home to his own in the village of Nueva Granada near San Antonio de Cortés [...]

Despite US’ Dirty Tricks, Bolivia Is Finding A Way To Stay Independent

By Vijay Prashad, Peoples Dispatch. -

Sentiments in Bolivia for and against the coup d’etat of November 2019 are predictably along class lines. Those from more affluent sections felt that the socialist policies of the government of [...]