Declaration of the Virtual Meeting of the São Paulo Forum Working Group: “Anti-Imperialist Unity and Solidarity in the Face of the Pandemic”

On May 8, 2020, for the first time, a Meeting by videoconference of the Sao Paulo Forum Working Group was held with the participation of 23 member parties from 14 countries, organized by the Executive Secretariat and the Workers’ Party of Brazil, which we appreciate and recognize as an important initiative that contributes to coordinate…

Sao Paulo Forum: Ready to Struggle for Regional Peace

Granma International Focused on strengthening the Latin American left and developing cohesion among progressive forces, the Sao Paulo Forum (FSP) Working Group met in Havana, with the presence of Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez and Communist Party of Cuba Second Secretary José Ramón Machado Ventura In the city’s Convention Center, representatives of left-wing parties and…

Afro-Descendents in the Americas Denounce Neo-Liberalism and Imperialism

Afro-Descendents at Sao Paulo Forum In Caracas, Venezuela, on July 28, 2019, Afro-Descended participants in the annual Sao Paulo Forum met to discuss the state of their various social movements.  Final Declaration: We, Afro-descendants of our America and the Caribbean, African women and men convened by the historical and ancestral becoming that contemplates the struggle for…

“The Sao Paulo Forum Provides a Space to Build Alliances for the Drums of Peace Against Washington’s Drums of War”

Resumen Latinamericano During the recent Sao Paulo Forum in Caracas, Venezuela, Resumen Latinoamericano North America bureau interviewed Yonatan Vargas, a member of International Relations of the Revolutionary Current Bolivar and Zamora Revolutionary (CRBZ) RL: How, when and why did the Revolutionary Current Bolívar and Zamora emerge? The CRBZ came through a process of the accumulation…

Cuba Does Not Betray its Friends or its Principles

Yaima Puig MenesesCARACAS, Venezuela.— The President of Cuba’s Councils of State and Ministers, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, was on Venezuelan soil, July 28, for less than nine hours, during which the epicenter of solidarity, integration, and anti-imperialism of the people was once again in the city of Caracas, where the XXV edition of the Sao Paulo…

Final Declaration of the 25th Meeting of the Sao Paulo Forum, Caracas 2019

The delegates to the 25th Meeting of the FSP, gathered in Caracas, Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, cradle of the Liberator Simón Bolívar and of his worthy follower, Commander Hugo Chávez Frías, on the occasion of the 65th anniversary of his birth, have reached the following conclusions: One year after the XXIV Meeting in Havana, the…

Sao Paulo Forum Ends in Venezuela Under Siege

Marco Teruggi One of the axes of the Forum was the characterization of the “multifaceted reactionary offensive of U.S. imperialism and the allied oligarchic right” underway on the continent. At midnight on Saturday, fireworks, explosions and gunfire rang out in western Caracas. It is customary now, it is one of the ways in which the…

Why Does Imperialism and the Right Fear the Sao Paulo Forum?

Bertha Mojena Milián The imperialist onslaught has deeply affected the members of the FSP and those who are united around it, while its objectives and its growing importance are being undermined and the actions, pronouncements and areas of common work it promotes are being silenced. But why are they afraid of it and, therefore, attacking…

US Sanctions Target Subsidized Food Program as Foro de Sao Paulo Kicks Off in Caracas

Ricardo Vas The US Treasury Department imposed new sanctions against a host of individuals and companies connected to Venezuela’s CLAP subsidized food program on Thursday. The latest round of unilateral measures from Washington is centered on Colombian businessman Alex Nain Saab Moran, who is claimed to have profited from overvalued state contracts, including ones involving…

Foro de São Paulo Denounces Attempted Military Intervention in Venezuela by the United States Under the Flag of “Humanitarian Aid”.

The Executive Secretariat of the São Paulo Forum: – Denounces the new actions of the Government of the United States of America for a military initiative under the banner of “humanitarian intervention” in Venezuela and any attempt to solve the crisis affecting the Venezuelan people other than through its own internal decision-making processes. – Rejects…

São Paulo Forum: “The Left is Consumed by Western Propaganda”

Misión Verdad Translated by Tortilla con Sal “La izquierda está consumida por la propaganda occidental” Words of Gustavo Borges Revilla, director of the Venezuelan media project Misión Verdad during the 24th Sao Paulo Forum in Havana, Cuba held July 15th -17th in the course of the Foro’s discussion about art, communication, culture and intellectual work….

São Paulo Forum and Peace in Colombia

Josefina Restrepo The Forum of Sao Paulo, an entity that brings together leaders and representatives of social movements and parties of the Latin American left, condemned the dramatic situation suffered by the people in Colombia, which this week claimed the life of another leader in the southwestern department of Putumayo. The participants spoke in favor…