Latin America

ARGENTINA

A US Socialist’s Account of a Working Class Electoral Campaign in Argentina

August 17, 2017 | On Sunday night, the Frente de Izquierda y de los Trabajadores (Left and Workers’ Front, FIT) achieved impressive results in the first round of country’s midterm (...)

Julia Wallace

ARGENTINA

Women Workers vs Intersectional Exploitation

August 16, 2017 | PepsiCo is a multinational corporation with a woman CEO, awarded for multiculturalism in her company. The women in a PepsiCo factory in Argentina are facing off against PepsiCo, demonstrating (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli

LATIN AMERICA

Venezuela: Crisis Worsens After Controversial Election of the Constituent Assembly and Sanctions by the US

August 05, 2017 | Between the farce of Maduro's constituent assembly and the shallow cries for freedom and democracy by the right opposition–no respite for the Venezuelan (...)

Mira Craig-Morse

VENEZUELA

What Policy for the Socialist Left in Venezuela?

July 22, 2017 | The Venezuelan political crisis deepens as July 30 approaches. That is the date for the election of representatives to a fraudulent Constituent Assembly convened by the government. This call has (...)

Eduardo Molina

ARGENTINA

10 Images From the Massive March for PepsiCo Workers

July 20, 2017 | 10 pictures from the massive march for PepsiCo workers.

Ken Loach Expresses His Solidarity with PepsiCo Workers

July 19, 2017 | The celebrated British film-maker Ken Loach has tweeted his support for the struggle of the PepsiCo workers in Buenos Aires to defend their jobs and keep the factory (...)

Alejandra Ríos

ARGENINTA

30,000 Protest PepsiCo Factory Closure, Police Repression

July 19, 2017 | ARGENTINA: Tens of thousands take the streets in solidarity with PepsiCo workers in Argentina

LABOR MOVEMENT

Pepsico Argentina: After Violent Eviction, Workers Win Major Legal Battle

July 16, 2017 | Just two hours after the repression on July 13, a Labor Court of Appeals ruled that PepsiCo had violated the Law and ordered the reinstatement of all (...)

Marisela Trevin

PEPSICO

PepsiCo Struggle in Washington Post, New York Times, Fox

July 14, 2017 | PepsiCo struggle gains major national and international attention.

ARGENTINA

Carrying the Torch: Revolutionary Marxism in the Neoliberal Era

July 14, 2017 | A leader of the Partido de Trabajadores Socialistas (PTS) talks about the theoretical and strategic basis for the actions of the PTS in the struggle for worker control at (...)

Chipi Castillo

ARGENTINA

10 Images of the Battle at PepsiCo

July 13, 2017 | This morning, PepsiCo workers were brutally repressed by the police who evicted them from an occupation in defense of their jobs.

ARGENTINA

The Battle at PepsiCo

July 13, 2017 | Workers are violently evicted from an occupation by the Macri government in defense of the US corporation, PepsiCo.

ARGENTINA

Workers Beat Back Goliath, Defend Factory Occupation

July 12, 2017 | Last night, PepsiCo workers defended the factory occupation and at least for the night, kept the police away. How did they do it?

Tatiana Cozzarelli

ARGENTINA

PepsiCo Workers Threatened with Violent Eviction

July 11, 2017 | Helicopters and police cars circle the PepsiCo factory where workers are fighting for their jobs.

ARGENTINA

A Union of Class Struggle, a Tool for Ending Capitalist Exploitation

July 11, 2017 | The following excerpts from the Social Statute of the Sindicato de Obreros y Empleados Ceramistas de Neuquén (SOECN - Ceramic Workers’ Union of Neuquén) demonstrate how to organize a democratic (...)

Sindicato de Obreros y Empleados Ceramistas de Neuquén

PEPSICO WORKERS

No Bread for Our Children, No Peace for Our Bosses

July 08, 2017 | Camilo Mones is a PepsiCo worker, member of the shop-floor committee within the factory and leader of the Bordó opposition caucus of the Food Industry Workers' Union (...)

Camilo Mones

INTERNATIONAL SOLIDARITY

Sign Petition in Solidarity with Workers Occupying PepsiCo Factory

July 07, 2017 | Sign the petition to support Argentine PepsiCo workers who are occupying their factory in defense of their jobs!

ARGENTINA

ARGENTINA: Action in Solidarity with PepsiCo Workers

July 05, 2017 | PepsiCo workers, students, and other sectors of the working class blocked a road in the center of Buenos Aires as part of the fight against the firing 600 PepsiCo (...)

Mira Craig-Morse

ARGENTINA

VIDEO: Action in Support of PepsiCo Workers

July 05, 2017 | Solidarity road block with PepsiCo workers who are currently occupying their factory in defense of their jobs.

CUBA

Castroism, Trotskyism and the Cuban Revolution

July 04, 2017 | The Cuban Revolution impacted 20th Century politics, and pushed the formation of alternative left policies that were critical of Soviet hegemony as well as updating the debate on Trotsky’s (...)

Facundo Aguirre
Alejandro Guerrero

BRAZIL

Police Repression in Brazilian General Strike

July 01, 2017 | In various cities around the country, the police repressed pickets and protests organized on the day of the "general strike".

ARGENTINA

The Piquetero Movement and the Left

July 01, 2017 | The Partido Obrero of Argentina (Workers’ Party) recently published an astonishing article in its newspaper Prensa Obrera (Workers’ Press).This article has revived a long-standing debate about the (...)

Lucho Aguilar

DELEGATION TO ARGENTINA

Meet the Delegates

June 30, 2017 | This August, Left Voice is sending a group of socialists from different parts of the US to Argentina for an internationalist exchange. They will meet with leading members of the Partido de los (...)

BRAZILIAN GENERAL STRIKE

Despite Union Resistance, There are Pickets and Work Stoppages Throughout Brazil 

June 30, 2017 | Union bureaucrats tried to stop workers from mobilizing for today’s general strike. Despite their active or passive resistance, the Brazilian working class organized pickets and work stoppages (...)

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