A dozen people demonstrated Nov. 19 against the U.S.-backed coup in Bolivia on the campus of West Liberty University near Wheeling, W.V. Members of Students for Democracy and Socialism, Ohio Valley Peace, Industrial Workers of the World, Serve the People and Workers World Party participated in the events.
Activists from the various organizations shared a literature table, distributing material regarding the recent coup in Bolivia against President Evo Morales to WLU students inside the College Union building. Afterward, people marched around campus, carrying pro-Morales signs, and concluded with a silent vigil. Outside the student center a member of Serve the People gave a passionate speech denouncing the crimes of U.S. imperialism.