Bolivia

No to Evo! No to right-wing opposition!

Let’s drive a workers’, peasants’ and youth plan of struggle!     The MAS government decided to hold the referendum for modification of the Political Constitution of the State on February 21st, 2016. The goal is to pass the re-election of the President and Vice-President for two consecutive periods, and so...

The pact between the workers’ leadership and the government against the workers

The COB and the FSTMB must stop their servile collaboration with the government and regain working class independence. The 1st of May is expressing the situation of lack of protection for the workers regarding their leadership. The workers can neither speak out nor have an organization that defend their...

The Pando murders

During the recent events in the Pando department, the most violent ultra right attacks on pro- government peasants took place. Twenty-eight murders have already been proved and forty-five people are missing, about whom nobody knows whether they have also been killed or if they managed to escape from the...

The real role of Unasur

Created this year, the Unasur (Union of South American Nations) has just had its baptism of fire at the meeting of presidents of the member countries, including Evo Morales. It was held in Chile when the recent Bolivian crisis was in full blaze. A very noticeable even of this meeting,...

What is fascism and how to fight it off

In the last few decades it has become popular on the world left do dub "fascist" every reactionary right wing  movement, government of policy that promotes repressive policies against mass movements. Thus, from Bush and his policies to numerous organisations and governments all over the world are regarded as...

Constituent Assembly

The Constituent Assembly is placed in the centre of the political debate in Bolivia mainly for two reasons. The first one is because of national sovereignty and the democratic character of the main demands of the people (property of natural resources m property of land, rights or the native...

Marxist position with respect to the national issue

The "national issue" is one of the centres of the current Bolivian situation. It is here that it is necessary, in the first place, to make clear difference the two claims of "autonomy" that are confronting each other. This demand of the native Aimara, Quechua and Tupi-Guarani is absolutely just...

Evo’s troops in Haiti: What a symbol!

Some left trends regard the Evo Morales administration as part of the Latin American "anti imperialist field" in a fierce combat against imperialism, especially the American one, together with Chavez, Fidel Castro and others. It is obvious that Evo's administration differs from the ones headed by direct agents of...

For an international Campaign for the nationalisation

For an international Campaign for the nationalisation without indemnity of Hydrocarbons in Latin America.(We are now publishing the resolutions of the proposal to the Continental Encounter in La Paz in August 2005)   9. With this in mind we propose that the Continental Encounter of La Paz should resolve to...

Mexico and the british imperialism

Mexico and the british imperialismWhat follows is a set of materials related with the current events in Bolivia. In the first place, there is an article written by Leon Trotsky in 1938m after the nationalisation of oil carried out by the Lazaro Cardenas administration. In this material he...

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