Latin America

BRAZIL

Thousands of Protesters Support Ousting Brazilian President

May 19, 2017 | Brazilian President Temer is directly implicated in a corruption scandal and thousands take to the streets across the country. They demand that the President be ousted from office and his (...)

ARGENTINA

Argentina: Mass Protests Against Impunity for Genocidal Military

May 13, 2017 | On Wednesday, 500,000 people took the steets in Buenos Aires to protest the “2x1” court decision that reduces prison sentences for genocidal military leaders.

BRAZIL

BRAZIL: Thousands March For Legalization of Marijuana and Against Racist Drug Laws

May 10, 2017 | 100,000 took the streets in Sao Paulo and dozens of thousands in Rio at the annual "Marcha da Maconha" (Weed March).

Victor Mariutti

BRAZIL

Why did Brazilian Workers Go on Strike?

April 29, 2017 | Yesterday there was a massive general strike in Brazil. Why did the workers refuse to go to work and take the streets in mass protests?

Victor Mariutti

BRAZIL

The Largest Brazilian General Strike in Decades

April 28, 2017 | Make the capitalists pay for the crisis! The largest Brazilian general strike in decades is going on now!

BRAZIL

Brazilian General Strike Begins With Roadblocks and Police Repression

April 28, 2017 | There are pickets and roadblocks in cities around the country. In places like Sao Paulo and Rio, there has been repression. The Brazilian working class is fighting back against austerity and (...)

MEXICO

Internationalism and the Mexican Working Class

April 27, 2017 | Internationalism is a strategic necessity. As the Mexican working class begins to mobilize, workers in the US and Mexico must unite against the capitalists and the (...)

Jimena Vergara

MEXICO

Mexico: So Far From God, so Close to the United States

April 26, 2017 | US imperialist penetration in Mexico exists on many levels, profing off of the flow of goods, but limiting the flow of people. The War on Drugs, as well as the huge demand for drugs created an (...)

Jimena Vergara

ARGENTINA

After Brutal Repression, the Teachers’ Struggle in Argentina Continues

April 18, 2017 | After weeks, the teachers struggle in Argentina continues despite brutal repression of an “itinerant school.”

Marisela Trevin

ARGENTINA

Zanon: Under Worker Control Since 2001

April 11, 2017 | Interview with Raúl Godoy, Zanon worker and national leader of the PTS. Godoy was the first General Secretary of the Sindicato de Obreros y Empleados Ceramistas de Neuquén (SOECN - Ceramic Workers’ (...)

Raúl Godoy

BRAZIL

New Subcontracting Law Threatens Black Women

April 10, 2017 | The Brazilian government recently voted to expand subcontracting, a policy that will disproportionately affect Black women.

Victor Mariutti

ARGENTINA

Lessons from the General Strike in Argentina

April 09, 2017 | Reflections on last week’s general strike, the government’s policy of repression, the role of the Left in the strike, the union bureaucracy, and Cristina Kirchner’s silence on the (...)

Fernando Scolnik

ARGENTINA

General Strike Brings Argentina to a Halt

April 06, 2017 | On April 6, Argentina came to a halt due to a general strike against the right wing government's austerity measures.

PETITION

Military Dictatorship: We Will Not Forgive, We Will Not Forget

April 06, 2017 | After the Operation Condor Trial ruling, relatives of the detained and disappeared have started an international petition demanding due trial and punishment for the (...)

LATIN AMERICA

General Strike Paralyzes French Guiana

April 01, 2017 | Guiana, the unofficial French colony in South America, has been paralyzed by strikes and mass protests since Monday, March 27th. The Guianan people are demanding an end to rising crime and (...)

Ivan Matewan

BRAZIL

Towards a General Strike? Massive Brazilian Work Stoppages on March 15

March 17, 2017 | On the afternoon on March 15th, all major Brazilian cities were shaken by major protests against proposed cuts to retirement benefits and a loosening of labor regulations. The day began with (...)

Victor Mariutti

ARGENTINA

Argentina: Massive Teacher’s March on Eighth Day of Strike

March 17, 2017 | The teachers are at the forefront of a growing struggle against austerity measures, layoffs and inflation.

Sara Jayne

BRAZIL

São Paulo Metro on Strike

March 15, 2017 | Transit workers in São Paulo, Brazil join nationwide work stoppage on March 15th against austerity measures.

Victor Mariutti

WOMEN'S STRIKE

International Women’s Day in the Land of Femicides

March 07, 2017 | Left Voice interviews Mexican socialist, Joss Espinoza. She is a student at the National Autonomous University of Mexico and an activist in the socialist women's organization "Pan y Rosas" (Bread (...)

Joselyn Espinosa

MEXICO

Maquila Workers Against Femicide and Exploitation

March 07, 2017 | Mexico is known around the world for having one of the highest rates of femicide, particularly in the more industrialized northern states that share a border with the (...)

Ximena Goldman

ARGENTINA

Argentine Teachers’ Union Votes to Strike on International Women’s Day

March 06, 2017 | Teachers vote a work stoppage on March 8, International Women's Day.

ARGENTINA

Zanon expropriated: An unforgettable day!

March 03, 2017 | Workers’ self-management at Zanon ceramic tile factory is nearing its 15-year milestone of struggle and production.

Titin Moreira
Raúl Godoy
Mariano Pedrero

MEXICO

A Close Look at the Zapatistas Presidential Campaign

February 28, 2017 | Last year, the Zapatista Army of National Liberation announced that it would launch an indigenous candidacy alongside the National Indigenous Congress for the 2018 presidential elections in (...)

Óscar Fernández

ARGENTINA

The Rise of the Revolutionary Left in Argentina

February 25, 2017 | In the global context of the advance of the right wing and proliferation of neoreformism, a new revolutionary left is growing in Argentina.

Juan Cruz Ferre
Marisela Trevin

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