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To head off an impeachment vote, Guillermo Lasso chose the nuclear option. Amid polarization and a protracted political stalemate, what comes next remains uncertain.
President Guillermo Lasso’s Commission for Penitentiary Dialogue and Pacification was a failure. Now, a new Prison Observatory seeks to generate broad-based solutions to Ecuador’s prison crisis.
Suzana Sawyer’s new book uncovers the machinations of corporate power and judicial imperialism in a decades-long struggle for accountability in the Amazon.
A new book traces the rise of Indigenous and peasant demands for a moratorium on mining in Ecuador.
Although the international resettlement system considers Ecuador to be a safe country, refugees tell a different story.
Ten days into the strongest challenge yet to President Guillermo Lasso’s government, the protests only appear to be growing.
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.
Official narratives explaining deadly riots in Ecuador’s prisons fail to recognize the state’s role in fomenting the violence.
En la prolongada lucha por la rendición de cuentas en la Amazonía ecuatoriana, Steven Donziger es víctima de represalias corporativas, dicen sus partidarios.
In the protracted fight for accountability in Ecuador’s Amazon, Steven Donziger is a victim of corporate retaliation, supporters say.