Peru

Former Peruvian Foreign Minister Héctor Béjar: ‘This is the beginning of a soft coup’

By Sengo Perez Lima  Published Aug. 20 in the Uruguayan newspaper, Brecha (brecha.com.uy). Translation by Michael Otto. Sengo Pérez: Did…

August 27, 2021

Behind the forced resignation of Peru’s Foreign Minister Héctor Béjar

By  Carlos Aznárez  Source: Resumen Latinoamericano, Aug. 19, translated by Resumen English and edited by Workers World. The government of…

August 27, 2021

Perú: ya va venir el día, ponte el alma

Lima, Peru, 27 de Julio  Fuente: revistacrisis.com.ar “Disfruta tu risotto que va a ser el último que comas en mucho…

August 6, 2021

Castillo assumes presidency in Peru

Lima, Peru This article is from the Argentine magazine Crisis, revistacrisis.com.ar; translation by John Catalinotto July 27 – "Enjoy your…

August 2, 2021

Victory for Perú Libre and Mariáteguismo

For more than a month, Keiko Fujimori and others in Peru’s right-wing opposition attempted to overturn the results of the…

July 21, 2021

Peru: Fujimori threatens pre-emptive coup

Thousands of poor Peruvians from the countryside and mountains have gone to Lima to demonstrate support for Pedro Castillo, the…

June 22, 2021

Castillo’s victory unleashes political earthquake

By Jorge Martín Published in rebelion.org, June 10. Translation by Michael Otto The victory of Pedro Castillo in the Peruvian…

June 14, 2021

How long will Peru last? History weighs on today’s events

By Sergio Rodriguez Gelfenstein The writer was the director of international relations in Venezuela’s presidential office and the country’s ambassador…

December 18, 2020

Resistance in Lima’s popular district: Peru after President Vizcarra’s dismissal

Introduction by Hildegardo Córdova-Aguilar: Peru has a population of  32 million people. Lima’s expanding urban population is approaching 11 million.…

December 4, 2020

Resistance in Lima’s popular district: Peru after President Vizcarra’s dismissal

Published Nov. 23 in Sputnik. Translation by Michael Otto. Introduction by Hildegardo Córdova-Aguilar: Peru has a population of  32 million…

November 27, 2020