Latin America

MEXICO

MEXICO: Solidarity Amongst the Rubble

September 21, 2017 | After a massive earthquake hits Mexico City, a massive relief effort is organized by everyday people.

INTERVIEW

Too Many Soldiers, Not Enough Food: Oaxaca After the Earthquake

September 18, 2017 | Left Voice interviewed Claudio Escobar whose family lives in Ixtaltepec, Oaxaca, one of the cities hit the hardest by the recent earthquake in Mexico. Claudio is currently visiting his family and (...)

ARGENTINA

Socialist Feminism in Practice: Learning from Pan y Rosas

September 15, 2017 | A member of the Left Voice delegation to Argentina writes about her experience learning from the socialist women's group, Pan y Rosas.

Francesca Gomes

PTS

From Argentina with Communism: Five Lessons an American Learned in Buenos Aires

September 12, 2017 | An American Left Voice writer learns from the PTS, a Trotskyist Party in Argentina. These are his reflections on internationalism, party building, the union bureaucracy and the fight against (...)

William Lewis

ARGENTINA

The Way Forward for Argentina’s Left and Labor Movement

September 09, 2017 | After the August 22 rally called by the Argentinian General Confederation of Labor (CGT), Left Voice sat down with Camilo Mones, a member of the shop steward committee at the Pepsi factory in (...)

Camilo Mones

MEXICO

Historic Earthquake Shakes Mexico

September 08, 2017 | An urgent action has been called by Section 22 of the Coordinadora Nacional de Trabajadores de la Educación (CNTE) to organize relief brigades for the regions devastated by last night’s (...)

Tre Kwon

ARGENTINA

[VIDEO] New York City Joins to Demand, Where Is Santiago Maldonado?

September 02, 2017 | New York City joins thousands around the world to demand, where is Santiago Maldonado?

ARGENTINA

The question mobilising Argentina: ‘Where is Santiago Maldonado?’

September 02, 2017 | September 1 marks one month since the last time he was seen. Santiago Maldonado, a 28-year-old artisan, was protesting on August 1 in solidarity with the struggle of the Mapuche people from the (...)

Diego Lotito
Josefina L. Martínez

ARGENTINA

Argentina’s Elections: The Radical Left Presents the Only Alternative to Capitalist Crisis

August 17, 2017 | The results of the first round in Argentina’s midterm elections point to a growing polarization in the country. The right-wing coalition of president Mauricio Macri consolidated its position, (...)

Robert Belano

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

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