Chile | María Rivera, an Independent and Revolutionary Constituent Assembly Candidate

Statement by the International Workers' Movement (MIT) Chile, translated to English by Tara Although more than a year has passed since the start of the revolution in October 2019, we have seen that our most fundamental problems have yet to be resolved. Moreover, political and business elites are as corrupt...

Chile | The Pandemic is Killing Detainees: Free Political Prisoners and Expand Sanitation Regulations to Jails Now!

To counter the open revolution that has broken out in Chile over the past year, President Sebastián Piñera, like many other politicians in that country, has embraced a murderous political program of attacking protestors. By International Workers' Movement (MIT) Chile If our comrades remain imprisoned and eventually succumb to COVID,...

Paraguay | Peripheral Capitalism And The Pandemic

Since March 5th, thousands have had enough of Mario Abdo Benítez and the Colorado Party’s corruption and inaction regarding the COVID-19 pandemic and have taken to the streets. The unacceptable deterioration of millions of people’s living conditions and the collapse of the healthcare system are entirely the fault of...

Brazil: Regarding the Annulment of Lula’s Conviction

Minister Edson Fachin, anticipating a judgment from the Supreme Federal Tribunal (SFT) regarding the suspension of ex-judge Sérgio Moro, has decided to rule that the 13th Court of Curitiba was incompetent with respect to its rulings regarding ex-president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva of the Workers’ Party (PT) during...

Maduro’s “anti-imperialism” advances towards the dollarization of the Venezuelan economy

  For several years now, approximately since 2017, when Venezuela entered fully into a hyperinflationary process, the debate has started on the relevance or not of dollarizing the economy, as a mechanism to solve the hyperinflation and brutal economic crisis hitting the country. By: Leonardo Arantes - Unidad Socialista de los...

The Working People of Paraguay Lead the Way Against the Pandemic

The political developments that have occurred in Paraguay since March 5th deserve the attention of all working class organizations in South America and the world. The outbreak of struggle across the country displays what is currently the highest level of resistance against capitalist governments’ criminal COVID-19 polices.   By Daniel Sugasti,...

Legal Abortion in Argentina: A Great Victory

By the Unified Socialist Workers’ Party of Argentina (PSTU, Spanish: Partido Socialista de los Trabajadores Unificado) and Lucha Mujer (English: Women’s Struggle), translated to English by Dolores Underwood The days prior to December 29th were filled with anxiety, doubt, and sleepless nights: would this be the moment that all our...

Paraguay: Down with Mario Abdo’s Government! Down with Cartes and his Gang!

On March 5th, we participated in a massive demonstration in Asunción against Mario Abdo Benítez’s corrupt, criminal government. Thousands of young people from diverse backgrounds went out into the streets to display their rage against the government and to shout “Everyone must go, don’t let anyone stay!”   Statement of The...

Chile: Are There Political Prisoners in Chile? How Do We Free Them?

Since the beginning of the revolutionary uprising the flared up on the 18th of October, various social and political organizations, and among them the International Workers’ Movement (MIT), have denounced the state’s use of political prison sentences to subdue protests and punish protesters. Meanwhile, Sebastián Piñera’s government has completely...

To Guarantee Vaccination, It is Necessary to Confront Imperialism and Break the Patents

The pandemic exposed to the world the brutal face of social inequality caused by capitalism. The poorest and most vulnerable populations are the biggest victims of the virus. They have little possibility of practicing social distancing, there are no tests or medical treatment … or oxygen. Now, the majority...

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