Global Left Midweek - October 17, 2018
- African Youth Opposition Movement Aims to Drive Change
- MST Leader on Brazil Elections
- Vijay Prashad on China
- French Communists Debate
- Colombia: Social Movements Converge in Bogotá
- Indonesia: Police Shut Down Bali People’s Global Conference Against World Bank
Tom Odula / Associated Press (New York)
Daniel Giovanaz / Brasil de Fato (São Paulo)
Vijay Prashad / NewsClick (New Delhi)
Julia Hamlaoui and Maud Vergnol / l’Humanité (Paris)
People's Dispatch (New Delhi)
Asamblea Legislativa Popular y de los Pueblos seeks to build a proposal of unity of Colombian social movements, an agenda of mobilization against the policies of current government, and a Popular Mandate that synthesizes the claims of territorial struggles.
Rio Apinino / Asia Pacific Report (Auckland)
The event, organised by the People’s Movement Against the IMF-WB — which is made up of a number of Indonesian non-government and social organisations — was aimed at trying to present an alternative to the narrative promoted by the IMF and World Bank.