Local Communities vs Economic Development in Ecuador
In San Jose de Intag, indigenous communities face an ill-matched battle to defend their environment against mega mining projects

  December 11, 2013

Ecuadorian Tribesmen Killed in Army Raid
In Ecuador, social and political conflict continues, amid a governmental and private push to exploit mining resources, despite resistance from indigenous movements.

  November 10, 2013

Ecuador's President Attacks US Over Press Freedom Critique
Critics say Correa is creating a pro-government media system; Correa says there is a fundamental contradiction with corporate for-profit media involved in distributing public information

  May 21, 2013

Correa wins re-election and says banks and mass media don't rule anymore
President Rafael Correa re-elected with 61% of the vote, he faces 4 critical years for Ecuador

  February 18, 2013

Ecuador Chooses Stimulus over Austerity
Bill Black: As Ecuador votes for new president, the stimulus policies of current president Correa have kept Ecuador out of recession

  February 14, 2013

Ecuador vs The Bankers
President Correa passes legislation that raises taxes on financial sector to finance a "Human Development Bond"

  January 7, 2013

The Ecuadorian Mining Dilemma
Ecuador needs revenues from mining in Amazon, but it will destroy nature and many indigenous people's way of life

  November 26, 2012

Roots of Correa's Ecuador
A big grassroots movement shaped this South American Republic's new policies

  July 20, 2012

True Cost of Chevron in Ecuador
Robinson Yumbo, President of the National Indigenous Federation of the Cofan People on the multi-billion dollar woes of Chevron in Ecuador

  July 6, 2012

Will Ecuador Give Assange Asylum?
Ray McGovern: Washington Post threatens Ecuador if Wikileaks founder given asylum

  June 22, 2012

"True Cost of Chevron" Protest at Shareholders Meeting
Antonia Juhasz: Chevron CEO fails to disclose significance of massive lawsuits in Brazil, Nigeria and Ecuador to shareholders

  July 3, 2012

Is Ecuador's Economic Policy a Non Neo-Liberal Alternative?
Rebecca Ray: Ecuador's economy continues to grow in spite of recession as they pursue policies that target poverty alleviation

  June 7, 2012

Ecuador Creating Alternative to Neo-Liberal Model
Jayati Ghosh: Ecuador raising taxes on wealthy, higher royalties on oil companies and making large social investments

  February 2, 2012

World's Largest Environmental Lawsuit in Ecuador
30,000 natives fight for compensation against Texaco (now Chevron), accused of 3 decades of toxic dumping in Amazon

  December 22, 2010

Dirty Tricks in Chevron Ecuador Lawsuit
World's Largest Environmental Lawsuit in Ecuador Pt.2

  December 24, 2010

All the Colonel's Men
Who was behind Ecuador's 9/30?

  October 26, 2010

Ecuador Troops Rescue President From Rebel Cops
AP: Ecuadorean soldiers rescued President Rafael Correa overnight after a firefight with rebel police

  October 1, 2010

Correa Vows to Punish Rebels
The Guardian: Ecuador attempted coup: President vows to punish rebels

  October 1, 2010

Ecuador: Failed Coup or Institutional Crisis?
Ecuadorian filmmaker Oscar León presents his take on country's history that led to the crisis, Pt. 1/2

  October 8, 2010

The Day the President Disappeared
Ecuadorian filmmaker/journalist Oscar Leon presents Ecuador: Failed Coup or Institutional Crisis Pt. 2/2

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