Latin America

For lessons in protest during the pandemic, look to Latin America

Socially-distanced street protests, moves to impeach a president – Latin America has begun to lead the way, not only in the gravity of the Coronavirus crisis, but in the scale and character of the resistance that social movements are mounting,

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5th June 2020 // 0 Comments

Rebellion and Reaction – Worldwide anti-austerity upsurge met with brutal repression

American and British liberals tend to present phenomena like Donald Trump as distasteful ‘populist’ aberrations, based on the unfortunate and excluded ultra-poor. This is wrong on every count. In most places the ultra-right mass movements have their core in the comfortable (and generally older) middle classes, however much working class support they eventually garner. What is happening goes way beyond ‘populism’.

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3rd December 2019 // 2 Comments

Against the coup in Bolivia

Bolivia is suffering a brutal and violent {coup d’état} organized by a racist extreme right,. We denounce this coup and express our full solidarity with the Bolivian people!

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17th November 2019 // 0 Comments

Solidarity with the popular uprising in Chile

Solidarity with the Chilean people! Stop the repression! Down with Piñera! Forward to self-organization and popular power! Support the anti-capitalist, ecosocialist, feminist and revolutionary left in Chile!

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13th November 2019 // 1 Comment

Republic of Cuba

Following a visit to Cuba, Ian Parker reflects on the character of the state and society in Cuba.

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10th October 2019 // 0 Comments

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