Latin America


TPS: Trump Government Ends Protection for Nicaraguans and Opens Door to Mass Deportation

November 07, 2017 | The DHS announced a new attack on the immigrant community. TPS will not be extended for Nicaraguans and Hondurans will only get a six-month extension.

Luigi Morris


Indigenous Sanitation Worker Takes Seat in Argentinian Legislature

November 01, 2017 | Alejandro Vilca is an indigenous socialist who recently won a seat in the state legislature in Argentina. What politics does he propose?


Anti-Capitalist Left Shows Strength in Argentina’s Elections

October 23, 2017 | On Sunday, Argentinians went to the polls for the second and final round of midterm elections. While the mainstream media celebrated the success of President Mauricio Macri's right-wing Cambiemos (...)

Robert Belano


Body of Activist Found in Argentina Two Days Before Elections

October 21, 2017

Mexico´s New Working Class

October 13, 2017 | Terremoto–earthquake. Economists, political scientists and analysts thus describe the effects of Trump’s arrival to the White House on the neighboring semi-colony of (...)

Jimena Vergara


Puerto Rico: Drowning in Debt While Capitalists Swim in Profits

October 01, 2017 | In an interview with Left Voice, Francisco J. Fortuño Bernier describes on-the-ground organizing and conditions in Puerto Rico, considering the political implications of disaster capitalism’s (...)

Francisco J. Fortuño Bernier


Mexico’s Women Workers: Most Oppressed, Most Courageous

September 30, 2017 | Far more than half of the reported deaths due to the earthquake in Mexico City were women due to unsafe working conditions and the segregation of domestic labor. But women refuse to be victims (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli


Millenials Shatter Myths, Save Thousands

September 28, 2017 | The millennial generation has a bad rap: selfish, self centered and always online. The Mexican earthquake of 2017 dispels all of these myths and is forging a new definition of (...)

Brenda Ballesteros


Brazilian Federal Court Allows "Conversion Therapy" for LGBT People

September 22, 2017 | This week, a Brazilian federal court issued an injunction allowing psychologists to provide gay and lesbian conversion therapy.

Victor Mariutti


MEXICO: Solidarity Amongst the Rubble

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


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 (...)


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


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


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


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


[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?


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’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


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


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


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


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


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