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Chile: Boric wins decisively

On 19 December 2021, Gabriel Boric defeated José Antonio Kast in the second round of Chile’s presidential election, obtaining 55.9 percent of the votes. Read more...

Chile: Critical electoral support for Boric!

On 19 December, the hard-fought and highly polarised run-off election for the presidency in Chile will take place. Read more...

Argentinian election: far left and far right advances

The Argentinian mid-term congressional elections produced dramatic results. Read more...

USA: A tale of two shootings

Massive controversy has followed the 19 November acquittal of rightwing vigilante Kyle Rittenhouse in the US. Read more...

The end of the Chilean model?

For many decades, Chile was one of the favourite countries of Wall Street & Co. The country was considered a model for neoliberalism's "way to the top". Read more...

Texas law triggers US-wide attack on abortion rights

Texas has become the testing ground for a new approach to the nearly 50 year-long battle over abortion rights in the United States. Read more...

Brazil: the right wing threat and how to fight it

On September 7, Brazil’s national Independence Day, far-right president Jair Bolsonaro called his supporters onto the streets. Read more...

Bhaskar Sunkara's "Socialist Manifesto"

Andy Yorke reviews, "The Socialist Manifesto: The Case for Radical Politics in an Era of Extreme Inequality", by Bhaskar Sunkara, published by Verso Read more...

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