Category: El Salvador
How Ordinary People Saved a Country from Corporate Greed
In their lives, work, and tragic, untimely deaths, the women inspired people in El Salvador who, deeply moved by their ultimate sacrifice, would at long last prevail in their freedom struggle.
Grassroots leaders in El Salvador discuss what they anticipate from President Nayib Bukele, what they demand, and how they plan to navigate the distance between the two
The leaders of the shithole country would oversee the murder of 80,000 people and 8,000 disappeared in El Salvador
El Salvador’s activists proved that a national consensus on environmentalism can be forged one town at a time
After a long struggle, El Salvador just proved that with enough civil society support, even a very poor country can stand up to powerful global mining firms
On January 1, workers in El Salvador won a big increase in the minimum wage—in some cases doubling their pay.
El Salvador’s total ban on abortion has horrific consequences for tens of thousands of Salvadoran women. Feminist movements are demanding reforms
The executives of a global mining corporation assumed it would be easy to get their way in Cabañas, a rural region of northern El Salvador. They were wrong
Thirty-five years after its founding, El Salvador’s historic Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN) is set to hold its first national congress at the end of October.