The government of President Lenín Moreno is interfering in the election of the next President. Last weekend it tried to seize digital content from the database that administers the electoral system. It is attempting to stop the election of Andrés Arauz, the left’s candidate, who topped the first round of the election.
Progressive International statement in defence of Ecuador’s democracy.
Reactionary forces are leading a dirty and dishonest campaign to remove the leading candidate Andrés Arauz and delay the second round of the Presidential election.
On 25 January, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro published two tweets in a row thanking China, having previously taken a strongly anti-China stance. This dramatic shift in the tone of the President of Brazil has implications beyond Brazil itself and clearly shows us the trajectory of the impact of the US’s so-called “new Cold War” on China.
Bi-lingual event (Spanish/English):
A New Cold War in China is against the interests of humanity.
30 January 2021
There is an increasing overlap of the situation in Latin America and China. This feature of the international situation is shown in the recent speeches by Delcy Rodriguez and Vijay Prashad reported in this article.
On December 6, the Venezuelan people will vote for a new National Assembly.
These days, even the holding of an election is a contest between the Venezuelan people and the United States government. Since Chávez became the president, the United States government and its allies have tried to destabilize Venezuela’s government, including by direct efforts at regime change.