18 October | Former grand wizard of the KKK David Duke announced his endorsement for the racist, misogynistic, and extreme-right Brazilian frontrunner in this year's presidential elections, Jair (...)
18 October | Bolsonaro’s ultra-right rhetoric has led to political assassinations and violence perpetrated by his followers.
17 October | Socialist Revolutionaries from Brazil explain how they are organizing against the rise of the far-right and why the call for a ‘critical vote’ to the PT in the coming runoff (...)
Movimento Revolucionário de Trabalhadores
16 October | Sunday, October 7, will be remembered not only for the victory of the extreme right-wing candidate Jair Bolsonaro in the first round of the presidential elections in Brazil, but also for the (...)
14 October | Argentina is on the brink. The vicious austerity plan that President Macri’s government is trying to implement (and succeeding, to some degree) has increased Argentina’s poverty rate to 27 percent (...)
8 October | Brazil's far-right candidate won the first round of elections with a 46% majority. The Workers Party (PT) candidate came in a dismal second, with only 29%. How did this (...)
Tatiana CozzarelliJimena Vergara
2 October | Fifty years ago, hundreds of students were massacred by the Mexican military in the Plaza Tlatelolco in the midst of a massive student uprising. Their spirit of resistance lives in today’s Mexican (...)
30 September | Hundreds of thousands of Brazilians took to the street to demand women's rights and protest right-wing Presidential candidate, Jair Bolsonaro.
27 September | On Tuesday, Argentine workers went on a general strike, bringing the country to a halt.
25 September | “Hello disgusting lefty. I’m leaving you this [drawing of military dictator Rafael] Videla so that you think better what you do.”
On Monday, Argentine congressman Nicolás del Caño received death (...)
Juan Cruz Ferre
21 September | As part of a university movement against right-wing thugs on campus, thousands of Mexican students marched in silence to commemorate the Silent Demonstration of (...)
14 September | San Jose—The Costa Rican working class has again burst onto the stage of history. Public-sector workers have launched a countrywide general strike against the government’s austerity plan to deal (...)
12 September | Those on the left who refuse to defend Lula’s right to run for president are failing not only to act as good revolutionary socialists, but even as consistent (...)
Emilio AlbamonteChipi Castillo
11 September | Reproduced below is the historic document sent by the Santiago regional Coordinating Committee of the Cordones Industriales to former Chilean President Salvador Allende. The letter highlights the (...)
11 September | The slaying of two students is, unfortunately, not an extraordinary event in Honduras.
7 September | Most schools and universities that make up the National Autonomous University of Mexico are on a 48-hour strike, the biggest in 18 years. What sparked this massive (...)
Joss EspinosaClaudio Escobar
6 September | The peso plummets 30% in two days, President Mauricio Macri announces new austerity measures and popular resistance grows.
5 September | This past month, representatives of the U.S. and Mexican governments held bilateral talks to reach a new trade agreement which would replace NAFTA. Does this mean the end of (...)
3 September | Due to massive austerity measures, Brazil's largest museum burned to the ground. This is a massive loss to all those interested in history, but especially to Rio de Janiero's working (...)
3 September | After four weeks, the fight waged by university professors for a better salary and working conditions has turned into a serious political crisis for the (...)
30 August | In the past few hours, the Argentine peso has been devalued from 35 pesos to the dollar to 40 pesos to the dollar. What is going on?
15 August | The Los Angeles Rams will soon have a new $4 billion football stadium, which will host the Super Bowl in 2020 and the Olympic Games in 2028. Parts of the stadium are being built some 1,240 miles (...)
9 August | Venezuela is facing an unprecedented crisis: Millions are fleeing the country due to shortages of food and medicine. Does this prove the failure of socialism? To better understand the situation (...)
Wladek FlakinMilton D’León
9 August | With 38 votes against, 31 in favor and two abstentions, the Argentine Senate rejected the legalization of abortion.