Ecuador

July 15, 2022
Andrea Sempértegui

A new book traces the rise of Indigenous and peasant demands for a moratorium on mining in Ecuador.

June 28, 2022
Alana Ackerman

Although the international resettlement system considers Ecuador to be a safe country, refugees tell a different story.

June 23, 2022
Marc Becker

Ten days into the strongest challenge yet to President Guillermo Lasso’s government, the protests only appear to be growing.

April 15, 2022
Gerard Coffey

A conversation with author Japhy Wilson about his recent book examining Rafael Correa’s plans for the Amazon during his time as president of Ecuador.

March 16, 2022
Jorge Núñez

Official narratives explaining deadly riots in Ecuador’s prisons fail to recognize the state’s role in fomenting the violence.

August 31, 2021
Gabriela Barzallo

En la prolongada lucha por la rendición de cuentas en la Amazonía ecuatoriana, Steven Donziger es víctima de represalias corporativas, dicen sus partidarios.

August 31, 2021
Gabriela Barzallo

In the protracted fight for accountability in Ecuador’s Amazon, Steven Donziger is a victim of corporate retaliation, supporters say.

June 14, 2021
María Amelia Viteri, María Fernanda Ugalde, y O. Hugo Benavides

En la lucha reivindicativa por los derechos LGBTQI+ y contra la transfobia, hay que elevar las diversas expresiones pre-coloniales de género y sexualidad.

September 9, 2020
Chris Garces

Beyond harrowing scenes of overburdened hospitals and loved ones unable to bury their dead, Ecuador’s coronavirus crisis has also produced carceral involution: “immunological elites” stay home while the poor and working class must risk contagion and incarceration.

May 28, 2020
Chris O’Connell

As Covid-19 tears through Ecuador, social movements are ensuring that communities have access to food. 

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