Mexico: Teacher and Community Police Leader Disappeared and Murdered

Originally posted on It’s Going Down From Desinformémonos Translated by Scott Campbell Chilpancingo, Guerrero | According to local press reports, the body of teacher Irineo Salmerón Dircio was found the morning of November 25. The teacher and coordinator of the Regional Coordinator of Community Authorities (CRAC-PC) was kidnapped by an armed group on November 23….

Haiti Rejects Election Under Occupation

By Dady Chery The discredited mainstream media has evidently not learned anything from the fiasco of the 2016 United States presidential election, for which it predicted an 85 percent probability of a Hillary Clinton win, instead of the Donald Trump landslide that happened. This was not the mainstream’s first foray into the business of manipulating elections….

Joao Pedro Stedile at the ALBA Movements Assembly in Colombia

By Carlos Aznárez Translated by Sara DeLorenzo Last Thursday, in the framework of the II Continental Assembly of Social Movements Towards the ALBA, the first panel of speakers was led by the representative of the Landless Rural Workers’ Movement (MST) of Brazil, João Pedro Stedile, who offered a master class titled “Political juncture: neoliberalism, neodevelopmentalism…

Haiti: It’s Time to Stop Seeing Elections as a Panacea

By Henry Boisrolin Translated by Sara DeLorenzo They always recommend that before making any sort of judgment or taking a political stand regarding the situation of a people, one makes a deep analysis of the causes that led to that situation. And today, in a generalized situation of political and humanitarian crisis, it’s extremely important…