After US representatives sign a letter to President Biden critising the damage of sanctions of Latin America, Logan Williams calls for greater international solidarity with progressive movements in the region.
Tag: Latin America
US lawmakers urge President Biden lifts sanctions on Latin America
"We urge you to act swiftly to lift the failed and indiscriminate economic sanctions that were imposed by the prior administration" - 21 US lawmakers urge Biden to lift sanctions on Latin America.
Protecting human rights in Peru – Parliamentarians across Europe issue solidarity call
"We join UN experts in calling for a peaceful & democratic solution to the political crisis - one that takes into account the demands of the protesters."
Democracy under threat in Guatemala as the Right resorts to “lawfare” to block progressive candidates
The presidential election in Guatemala is in danger of being stolen after the Right resorts to "lawfare" to block progressive candidates from standing.
Just as in 2002, Venezuela continues to resist the US drive for illegal ‘regime change’
“The period since Chavez’s death has seen the most concerted efforts to oust the government & usher in a regime amenable to the US’ political and economic agenda.”
100 days of Lula – Julia Felmanas Interview
“We need to keep an eye on what is going on in Brazil because the challenges are all there despite Lula being in power.”
Lula’s first 100 days in office
Analysis of Lula's first 100 days of Government - the successes and the challenges faced in reversing Bolsonaro's reactionary agenda.
Bolivia shows a better world is possible
Bolivia's commitment to social progress, healthcare, regional cooperation and more shows that a better world is possible. Logan Williams calls for solidarity with their progressive struggle.
Five years after her death, Marielle Franco’s family continues to demand justice in Brazil
This month marks five years since the tragic political assassination of Rio Councilwomen and human rights activist Marielle Franco in Brazil.
The Struggle of the native, indigenous and peasant women of Bolivia – Miriam Amancay COLQUE, Bartolina Sisa Resistance
"Opening spaces particularly for indigenous, native, peasant women is not an easy task" - Miriam Amancay COLQUE reports back from her trip to the National Confederation of Native Indigenous Peasant Women of Bolivia.