The tax reform, promoted by President Iván Duque, gives significant tax benefits to the wealthiest sectors which critics claim will deepen inequality
The people of Colombia have been mobilizing on the streets for the past three weeks against the government despite brutal state repression
The national strike in Colombia continues to grow in numbers and in strength while the state responds with repression and persecution
Since November 21, hundreds of thousands have been mobilizing across Colombia to reject President Iván Duque’s anti-people and neoliberal policies
In this episode, we take a look into these issues that concern the working class of the world.
Hundreds of thousands of people in Colombia having been taking to the streets in towns, cities, and municipalities to express their rejection of the government of Ivan Duque and his policies of neoliberalism, war and violence.
Students in Colombia mobilize against police repression, corruption in universities, and the systematic funding cuts to public education
Students have mobilized and called for the dismantling of riot police squadron following an incident of violent police repression against university students in Bogotá
The workers are demanding that the government revoke the suspension of driving licenses of thousands of drivers and take measures to ensure the safety of drivers
After minutes of being freed from La Picota Prison, a nearly unconscious Santrich was re-arrested under orders of the Attorney General of Colombia
Hundreds of thousands mobilized on April 25 across Colombia and in many parts of the country the mobilization will continue
Colombians will mobilize in defense of peace and against the neoliberal policies of the right-wing government of president Iván Duque. The participating organizations are seeking compliance with peace agreements and an end to violence against social leaders, among other demands