The Year in Latin America: The Right Continues to Advance, but so do Popular Movements

2019 presented a complicated and mixed legacy for Latin America. Right-wing governments continued to make electoral in-roads, but popular uprisings against neoliberalism also left their mark on the region, says TRNN’s Greg Wilpert. The post The Year in Latin America: The Right Continues to Advance, but so do Popular Movements appeared first on The Real […]

Chileans Demand New Constitution as Protests Continue

For two months, Chileans have been protesting all over the country on a daily basis. The post Chileans Demand New Constitution as Protests Continue appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/chileans-demand-new-constitution-protests-continue Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Automation User

COP25 Was Moved to Spain to Conceal Chilean Government’s Human Rights Violations

The concept of “loss and damage” and carbon markets are a sticking point at the UN’s climate summit, and protests are continuing in Chile, the original site of the talks. Oxfam’s Nafkote Dabi and Gary Hughes of Biofuelwatch discuss the realities of COP25. The post COP25 Was Moved to Spain to Conceal Chilean Government’s Human […]

Historic Radical Organization Relaunches to Fight Police Oppression

Jacqueline Luqman talks to Max Rameau about the relaunch of the National Alliance Against Racist & Political Repression, and the start of a national effort to advocate for community control over the police. The post Historic Radical Organization Relaunches to Fight Police Oppression appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/historic-radical-organization-relaunches-fight-police-oppression Droolin’ Dog sniffed […]

Chile’s Government Agreed to a Constitutional Assembly. Will it Stop the Protests?

Even though Chile’s President Piñera agreed to hold a referendum on rewriting the constitution, many parties and protesters rejected the agreement because it was passed behind their backs. The post Chile’s Government Agreed to a Constitutional Assembly. Will it Stop the Protests? appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/chile-government-agreed-to-constitutional-assembly-protests Droolin’ Dog sniffed out […]

Protesters in Chile Have Been ‘Murdered, Tortured, and Disappeared’

Chile’s President Piñera says foreign intervention and a conspiracy are behind the recent protests. But protesters say what’s happening is an explosion of long-contained rage against poverty, inequality, and oppression. The post Protesters in Chile Have Been ‘Murdered, Tortured, and Disappeared’ appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/chile-protesters-murdered-tortured-disappeared Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this […]

Chile: 1 Million Protest Extreme Inequality in Latin America’s Richest Country

Chile pulls out of two major international summits amid mounting protests against austerity and the privatization of virtually every public good. The post Chile: 1 Million Protest Extreme Inequality in Latin America’s Richest Country appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/chile-protest-extreme-inequality-richest-country Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The […]