Bolivia expels Cuban & Venezuelan officials, aligns with US foreign policy

Photo credit: Caitlin Johnstone By BO Staff Writer Evo Morales was removed from power in Bolivia by a rightwing coup last Sunday and replaced by a U.S. backed dictatorship led in the interim by Jeanine Anez. Prior to the coup, leftist countries such as Venezuela and Cuba were strategic allies of Bolivia. The puppet dictatorship …

World leaders, organisations condemn coup against Evo Morales in Bolivia

Evo Morales and Alvaro Garcia Linera address the press on 10 November. Photo credit: TelesurEnglish. World leaders and organisations expressed their solidarity on November 10 with former Bolivian President Evo Morales under the hashtag #ElMundoconEvo (the World with Evo) and strongly condemned the right-wing coup which forced Morales to resign. “I just heard that there …

President Morales resigns amid right wing coup against the Bolivian government

Photo credit: Spotlight Nepal By BO Staff Writer The Bolivian President and his Vice President have resigned to end the U.S. backed protests in the country. Jeanine Añez, the opposition lawmaker and second deputy senate majority leader, will reportedly serve as the country’s Interim President. She announced that she will be calling for new elections …