Ecuador Proves Poverty Eradication Is Attainable

Yes, giving money to very poor people will make their lives better — just ask Ecuador. By Andrés Mideros Mora Is eradicating poverty, a goal the United Nations’ hopes to achieve by 2030, actually feasible? New research out of Ecuador says yes – if governments are willing to pay for it. According to a United…

Ecuador Elections: Lenin Moreno, Alianza Pais Victorious

The CNE said it was a transparent and successful election process, calling for everyone to respect the results. Progressive candidate and renowned disability activist from the ruling Alianza Pais party, Lenin Moreno, won the Ecuadorean presidential election Sunday. With 99 percent of the official vote counted, Lenin defeated former banker Guillermo Lasso, candidate for the…

The Second Electoral Round in Ecuador: A World-wide Manifesto

We the women and men of the Americas know full well that on April 2 Ecuador will be facing a decisive electoral battle. We know that there is a lot at stake because the result of this election will determine whether Ecuador will be able to continue on the path they initiated 10 years ago…

Ecuador: Alianza Pais Leads in Preliminary Results for National Assembly

With 63.5 percent of the vote in, Ecuador’s leftist Alianza Pais is leading the preliminary results for the National Assembly with 38.47 percent, while main opponent and banker Guillermo Lasso’s right-wing party Creo-Suma has 21.65 percent. Presidential front-runner Lenin Moreno with President Rafael Corea. | Photo: Presidency Even with the likely support of Cynthia Viteri’s Social…

The “Battle of Stalingrad” Will Take Place in Ecuador

Atilio Borón Cuba-Network in Defense of Humanity On Sunday 19 a lovely and beautiful country of South America will be the scenery of a decisive “battle of Stalingrad”. The Russian city is remembered as the place where World War II had its decisive turnaround. If Stalingrad felt, allied forces would have been destroyed by the…