Category: South America
The Covid-19 pandemic has only aggravated inequality and highlighted the need for progressive alternatives
Alarming news about the COVID-19 disease comes from Brazil and India, where the infection numbers are high, and the death count grows steadily
At a time of renewed social struggles for the rights of historically marginalized groups, an indigenous campaign in Chile this week received some positive news
Business leaders are using social media and political influence to spread coronavirus disinformation – and endangering thousands of lives
Smuggled His Scandal-Plagued Ex-Education Minister Into the U.S.
A brutal wave of repression followed the right’s seizure of power last November, but organizing for social and political change in Bolivia continues
Once again, after so many other times, Brazil’s wealthy would rather run the risk of descending into dictatorship (if that’s not what they wanted to begin with) rather than have the lower classes express their aspiration to be included in the nation
The operations raised questions about the Federal Police being leveraged for political purposes, deepening the crises enveloping the country’s democratic institutions
The pandemic has pushed women in Ecuador to mobilize their networks for the purposes of mutual aid.
The Áñez government threatens to roll back major progressive policies of the MAS, as well as victories won in the streets by Bolivia’s broad social, labor, and indigenous movements