Respect for Democracy

Reporting from Nicaragua on the 43rd Anniversary of the Sandinista Revolution: Dan Kovalik

Dan Kovalik is an American human rights, labor rights lawyer and peace activist. He has contributed articles to CounterPunch, The Huffington Post and TeleSUR. He taught International Human Rights at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. Kovalik has been involved in international human rights and social justice, mainly in Latin America. Kovalik’s first book,…

Webinar Recording: Reporting Back on the 43rd Anniversary of the Sandinista Popular Revolution

NICARAGUA WEBINAR Hosted by ALLIANCE FOR GLOBAL JUSTICE   “Reporting Back:  Celebrating the 43rd Anniversary of the Sandinista Popular Revolution” Sunday, July 24   View and Share the Webinar HERE   On July 19, the people of Nicaragua celebrated 43 years since the Sandinista triumph over the dictator Anastasio Somoza.  Solidarity advocates of all ages…

MEDIA ADVISORY: Colombia 2022 Runoff Election Coverage

Don’t miss out! Updates, interviews, and analysis from Colombia & Latin America on Runoff Election Day: June 19, 3:30-7:30 pm CT Click here to join our election coverage Alliance for Global Justice together with Anticonquista, Centro Pazifico, People’s Human Rights Observatory, Orinoco Tribune, Lazos de Dignidad and Convo Couch announces an afternoon livestream broadcast on Sunday, June 19,…

TODAY! Workers’ Summit of the Americas 2022 (Day 2)

About The Workers’ Summit of the Americas is a workers’ conference that calls for the programmatic unity of the working class and social movements to create a permanent forum for solidarity and the linking of anti-imperialist, anti-colonial and anti-patriarchal struggles in the American continent. The Summit will be held in Tijuana, Mexico to counteract the Summit…

[Recording] Webinar: Venezuela’s Stand on the War in Ukraine

Venezuela’s Position on the Ukraine War with Carlos Ron, Venezuela Vice Minister for North America Thursday, June 2 Carlos Ron, President of the Simón Bolívar Institute, and Venezuela’s Vice Minister for North America, explains Venezuela’s position on the war in the Ukraine and its causes, and Venezuela’s call for negotiations to end the conflict. Previous…

Elections Loom Large Over Colombia

by William Camacaro National Co-Coordinator for Alliance for Global Justice Anher Ordonez International Political Studies Pepperdine University        William is coordinating the Bogotá desk of our Colombia Election Day Live Coverage broadcast on May 29, 2022. Click here to register as a “studio audience” member via Zoom. For more info… Click here to support the…

Summit of the Americas: US Policy of Exclusion Undermines its Own Hegemonic Aspirations

By Frederick Mills and William Camacaro Washington DC * This article was originally published on COHA.org The United States will host the Ninth Summit of the Americas June 6-10 in Los Angeles, California with the theme of  “Building a Sustainable, Resilient, and Equitable Future” for the Western hemisphere. This Summit comes at a time of…

Conclusion from Margaret Kimberley: Human Rights in the U.S. 2022 Report

By Margaret Kimberley (Executive Editor and Senior Columnist, Black Agenda Report) The words human rights are used quite frequently but conditions around the world prove that they are rarely taken seriously. The United States, which claims to be a protector of human rights, has more people imprisoned, some two million, than any other country on…

Webinar Recording: Nicaragua Elections Reportback featuring on-the-ground electoral observers

Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign Action Group  & Alliance for Global Justice invite you to a webinar in response to Nicaragua’s 2021 Elections View the Webinar on YouTube Here   Featuring: Many persons from the US and beyond who accompanied the Nicaragua elections and saw firsthand what really took place. In this 90-minute webinar, you’ll see photos…

Statement on the Nicaragua Elections from the Simon Bolivar Institute; Sign Here!

Add Your Name to the Statement by the ISB – Instituto de Simon Bolivar, Simon Bolivar Institute of Peace and Solidarity Among Peoples Sign-on Here! Simon Bolivar Institute of Peace and Solidarity Among Peoples Statement: On Sunday, November 7, 2021, the Nicaraguan people came out peacefully to cast their votes in presidential elections. A turnout…