The Gains of Rafael Correa’s Ecuador and Evo Morales’ Bolivia and the Disinformation Campaign by Western NGOs

World Social Forum Workshop, Montreal Evo’s Bolivia With over 190 coups in the nation’s troubled history–a Latin American record. After years of neoliberal regimes, serving foreign, mostly US corporations, the proportion of rural people living in extreme poverty had risen to 75% by 2002. Evo Morales’ election meant much more than the arrival of the … Continue reading The Gains of Rafael Correa’s Ecuador and Evo Morales’ Bolivia and the Disinformation Campaign by Western NGOs

Presentation on the ALBA Countries at SOA Watch Protest

Our task is to oppose imperialist meddling, but  “The challenges Bolivia faces cannot be simply reduced to a question of “imperialist meddling”: they are a direct result of centuries of colonialism and imperialist oppression, which have entrenched  Bolivia in its role within the world economy as a dependent raw commodity exporter. Any chance Bolivia has … Continue reading Presentation on the ALBA Countries at SOA Watch Protest