Peru: Massive March on Lima and National Strike Puts Dina Boluarte against the Ropes

The mass movement against the coup in Peru has reached that point that the ruling class fears across the globe: repression no longer works to cow the masses.

Peru: Mass Movement of Workers and Peasants Defy Capitalist Coup despite Brutal Repression

One month after the coup against president Castillo on December 7, the new illegitimate government of Dina Boluarte has used brutal police and army repression to put down protests, leaving 45 dead.

Peru: Usurper Boluarte Declares State of Emergency to Crush December 15 National Strike

Mobilizations opposing the coup against President Pedro Castillo in Peru have put the government of the usurper Dina Boluarte on the ropes.

Peru: Oligarchy Launches Coup against Pedro Castillo

The political crisis has accelerated in Peru. President Castillo decreed the closing down of Congress, but was swiftly arrested by police. Congress then proclaimed his vice president as the new president.

Peru: An Urgent Call for Mobilization in the Streets to Stop the Right Wing

The Peruvian oligarchy has removed Castillo, despite his promises to maintain the bourgeois constitutional regime. Peruvians must demonstrate that true power comes from the fist of the working class and poor peasants.

Government Crisis in Peru Reveals Castillo’s Rightward Shift

Under pressure from the Peruvian bourgeois and the representatives of the multinationals, Pedro Castillo’s government is moving to the right.

Latin America: A Powder Keg About to Explode

In this transcript of a lead off from the recent Latin American IMT school, Jorge Martin analyzes the explosive situation in Latin America, where the masses are erupting in response to the pandemic and the […]

Peru: Castillo’s Election—A Major Political Earthquake

The victory of Pedro Castillo in the Peruvian presidential election reflects the enormous social and political polarization in the country.

Peru Presidential Elections: Surprise Victory of Militant Union Leader Reflects Crisis of the Regime

The success of the militant trade union leader Pedro Castillo in the first round of the elections in Peru reflects the collapse of the middle ground and the crisis of the regime.

Political Crisis and Class Struggle in Peru

Events are moving very fast in Peru. On November 9, the president Martin Vizcarra was removed from office. Now, the new Merino government has fallen under the pressure of the mass movement unleashed in recent […]