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An inside account of the Indigenous uprising in Ecuador

Oct. 16 -- On Oct. 7, 4000 Indigenous people from towns in and around the same canton marched for four…

October 18, 2019

First International Women’s Congress calls for unity and solidarity

The following is based on a slightly modified translation by Resumen Latinoamericano, published Sept. 21. The First International Women’s Congress…

October 17, 2019

En Ecuador, ¿por qué la victoria del movimiento indigenista no es total?

Publicado en pagina12.com.ar, el 15 de octubre. Hay celebraciones en Ecuador. Comenzaron el domingo por la noche cuando el gobierno…

October 15, 2019

NBA and China: The ‘right to free speech’ vs. the right to sovereignty

The Houston Rockets are the most popular National Basketball Association team in China for one main reason: Yao Ming, the…

October 15, 2019

Ecuador strike pushes back austerity

Oct. 14 -- Eleven days of massive protest, especially by Indigenous communities marching all over Ecuador, forced President Lenín Moreno…

October 15, 2019

U.S., NATO, Turkey out of Syria!

The conflict within the U.S. ruling class about the Turkish invasion of northern Syria has created some confusion about events…

October 15, 2019

Not just a trade war

What’s really behind the difficult trade negotiations between the U.S. and People’s China? Is it -- as the administration has…

October 15, 2019

Indigenous peoples take lead in Ecuador’s general strike

Oct. 11 − Today, after nine days of the people’s uprising here, Ibarra was again without buses or taxis, and…

October 14, 2019

China celebrates Revolution’s 70 years

The writers, who traveled in three major cities in China -- Shanghai, Nanjing and Beijing  -- from Sept. 24 to…

October 14, 2019

A massive people’s strike explodes in Ecuador

Oct. 10 -- The great people’s strike has exploded in Ecuador. Today is the eighth day that road traffic in…

October 11, 2019