Movement Towards Socialism (MAS)
“We are going to resist until the last consequences”: Bolivians bravely fight back against coup

Despite brutal repression, thousands of Bolivians remain on the streets to reject the civic-military coup carried out against the government of Evo Morales

After Evo, the lithium question Looms Large in Bolivia

The overthrow of the elected leader cannot be understood without a glance at the nation’s massive reserves of this crucial mineral.

Coup in Bolivia rejected worldwide

President Evo Morales, Vice-President Álvaro García Linera and other government authorities resigned amid escalation of violence by the right-wing opposition

Bolivian opposition carries out racist, misogynist attacks against government supporters

Violent opposition groups kidnapped and humiliated the mayor of Vinto, physically assaulted women during a march and forced a peasant leader to kneel down and beg for his life

Bolivians mobilise in defense of Evo Morales

Massive mobilizations are taking place in different Bolivian cities in defense of re-elected president Evo Morales and his party Movement Towards Socialism (MAS).

Bolivian right-wing activates ‘electoral fraud’ contingency plan against Morales

President Evo Morales emerged victorious in the first round of presidential elections in Bolivia held on October 20 but the opposition is set on rejecting the results

Evo Morales wins presidential elections in Bolivia

President Evo Morales clinched a first round victory in a very close race and will now assume Bolivia’s presidency for a fourth consecutive term

Evo Morales denounced that a coup process is underway in Bolivia

The reaction from the right-wing following Sunday’s elections has been to reject the results and call for violent mobilizations

Evo Morales maintains lead while vote counting continues

Though the vote counting has not finished, the Bolivian right has already declared that a run-off is inevitable and any other result would be considered fraud

Evo Morales takes leads in presidential elections

President Evo Morales is hopeful that he will win the general elections without a second round after the counting of the remaining 17% of the votes

What is at stake in Bolivia’s presidential election?

As Bolivia goes to vote on October 20, we look at the key candidates, the record of president Evo Morales since coming to power in 2006, and the regional implications of the verdict.

What is at stake in Bolivia’s presidential election?

Bolivia’s citizens will vote for their president and legislators on October 20.

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