jeudi 13 août 2015

Indigenous March Descends on Quito, as National Strike Presses for Major Reforms

13/08/2015 -

Major roadways across Ecuador were closed yesterday as indigenous groups joined by labor, campesino, and civil society organizations began a national strike against proposed constitutional amendments that would curtail indigenous rights and allow President Rafael Correa to stay in power indefinitely.
The "March for Life and Dignity" began last month as dozens of indigenous leaders set out from the... Read more