This is the time to end once and for all the U.S. unilateral blockade against Cuba

Argentina: Band Aids on an Economy with a Growing Crisis

By Maylin Vidal on August 14, 2019

The Mauricio Macri Administration has announced a plan of measures aimed at benefitting over 17 million people through urgent patches in a market that is continuously buffeting  the Argentinean economy.

Seeking to calm down the distress in the country since last Monday when financial monopolies caused the dollar to climb from AR$ 47 to AR$ 65 and the Central Bank to inject part of its reserves to try to ease the situation, Macri and his team devised five strategic aims with a view to increase the depreciated minimum wage.

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Attorney and Author Dan Kovalik to Speak Saturday Evening in San Francisco on the Critical Situation in Venezuela

In Venezuela the campaign No More Trump continues with the gathering of millions of signatures from Venezuelans and people from all over the world to be delivered the United Nations General Secretary Antonio Guterres in September. Meanwhile in the Bay Area solidarity with Venezuela continues this Saturday.

As part of a tour of the well-known author and member of the Advisory Board of the U.S. Chapter of the Network in Defense of Humanity, Dan Kovalik will be in the San Francisco Bay Area to speak about the situation in Venezuela and other Latin American countries.

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Lenin Moreno’s Betrayal is “Worse than an Assassination”

By Sergio Rodriguez Gelfenstein on August 2, 2019

Photo:  Sergio Rodríguez Gelfenstein

I’ve tried to understand Lenin Moreno’s attitude since he became the President of Ecuador, or even better, I’ve tried to know if his behavior since he took office is new or if it has been normal throughout his life. The answer to this question is very important. Even though Moreno betrayed President Correa, the smallest problem in all this, what is highly relevant is the pernicious nature that led him to deliberately and purposefully deceive millions of Ecuadoreans who voted for him believing he would continue the Citizen’s Revolution project started in 2007, something that significantly changed life in the country.

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XXV Sao Paulo Forum Demonstrates that Venezuela is not Alone!

By Alicia Jrapko on August 1, 2019

Photo: Alicia Jrapko

From July 25-28 the XXV Sao Paulo Forum took place in Caracas, Venezuela, with the participation of 190 organizations, political parties, social movements, workers’ movements, parliamentarians and intellectuals from Latin America, the Caribbean and several continents.

The date chosen for this historic meeting had a symbolic character to it. During those four days a number of coinciding historical events were celebrated such as the birth of the Liberator Simón Bolívar, the assault on the Moncada Barracks that marked the beginning of the Cuban revolution and the 65th anniversary of the birth of Commander Hugo Chávez.

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