The homicide rate in Ecuador is below the regional average and lower than the U.S. where murder runs rampant

With many eyes on Venezuela, due to the constant vilification of now deceased Hugo Chavez by the corporate media, what often gets lost is the social and economic revolution in Ecuador. President Rafael Correa was elected once again in Ecuador on February 17, 2013 with a stunning majority of voters, especially youth, turning out in […]

Rafael Correa speaks on ‘Citizen Revolution’

By Federico Fuentes Green Left Weekly http://www.zcommunications.org/rafael-correa-speaks-on-citizens-revolution-by-federico-fuentes While European governments continue to impose policies aimed at making working people pay for a crisis they did not cause, the Ecuadorian government of Rafael Correa has taken a different course. “Those who are earning too much will be giving more to the poorest of this country,” a […]