Ecuadorians continue to resist as national strike enters second week / by Tanya Wadhwa

Since June 13, hundreds of thousands of Ecuadorians have been mobilizing across the country as a part of an indefinite national strike against the right-wing government of President Guillermo Lasso and his regressive economic policies. Photo: Alexander Crespo Defying the state of emergency, enduring brutal police and military repression, hundreds of thousands of Ecuadorians continueContinue reading “Ecuadorians continue to resist as national strike enters second week / by Tanya Wadhwa”

Indigenous Alliance’s National Strike Threatens Ecuador’s Conservative Government / by W. T. Whitney Jr

Thousands of people demonstrate against the Government of Guillermo Lasso, in Quito (Ecuador). | Photo: EFE/José Jácome The entire Equadorian nation is presently experiencing a national strike, one that is strong particularly in Cotopaxi; Tungurahua; Chimborazo, and Pastaza provinces. Spearheading the action is the Ecuadorian Confederation of Indigenous Nationalities (CONAIE, as per its Spanish-language acronym). The presentContinue reading “Indigenous Alliance’s National Strike Threatens Ecuador’s Conservative Government / by W. T. Whitney Jr”