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Sergio Hernandez US Supreme Court dismisses case of Mexican teenager’s murder by Border Patrol

The dismissal comes as a major blow to the decade-long battle fought by the parents of Sergio Hernández, who was killed in 2010 after being shot by a Border Patrol officer

Camilo Torres Restrepo: the importance of unity and love in the face of a united right

Diego Pinto reflects on the legacy of Colombian revolutionary Camilo Torres Restrepo and the importance of his teachings today

Colombian President Ivan Duque to be investigated over corruption and electoral fraud

Former congresswoman Aída Merlano revealed that Duque had knowledge that people bought votes to secure him the presidency in 2018

Massive protests at Viña del Mar Festival in Chile

Chilean protesters took over 61st Viña del Mar International Song Festival to protest against the right-wing government and its neoliberal economic policies

Colombia: Teachers’ national strike against rising violence and in defense of life

In Colombia, educators across the country went on a two-day strike from February 20 protesting against the rising violence and in defense of the right to life

Evo denounces disqualification as “second coup”

Morales and his legal team denounced the move by the de-facto government as illegal repression of his political rights

“It was like each edition of the Communist Manifesto called out to the other”

As thousands take part in reading the Communist Manifesto as part of Red Books Day, here is an interview with Adelaide Gonçalves of the Plebeu Gabinete de Leitura, a social library which has 201 editions of the Communist Manifesto

Thousands of women call for abortion legalization at Buenos Aires rally

Newly elected Argentinian President Alberto Fernandez has repeatedly expressed support for the movement and has called legal abortions a public health issue.

In 2020, already 50 social leaders assassinated in Colombia

The massacre of Colombia’s social, peasant and Indigenous leaders continues unabated

14-02 colombia strike Colombian National Strike Committee issues call to renew anti-government protests

A popular uprising against the far-right Ivan Duque government began last year opposing the rise in assassinations of social leaders and the neoliberal economic measures

Venezuela filed complaint in International Criminal Court against US sanctions Venezuela files complaint in International Criminal Court against US sanctions

Venezuela’s foreign minister Jorge Arreaza termed the US sanctions as an act amounting to crimes against humanity

Venezuelan Embassy Protectors Trial of Venezuela embassy protectors begins in the US

The Trump administration wants to severely restrict what the protectors can say in their defense, not even allowing them to state that Maduro is the real president of Venezuela

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