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2014 Conference flyer for social media

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Here’s the latest flyer for social networks – right-click, save image, share away!LA Conf pic ad (629x800)


Article: Why Predictions of Ebb in ‘Pink Tide’ Proved Premature

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A key theme of this year’s conference will be the consequences of recent elections in Brazil, Bolivia, and Uruguay – in this excellent article from Telesur English, Federico Fuentes analyses these results and looks at the challenges facing progressive governments across Latin America.

Join our session “Elections in Bolivia, Brazil and Uruguay: How the Latin American Left moves forward” at this year’s conference – book your place now.

Article: Assassination Signal’s Right’s Coup Ambitions

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Venezuela has played a crucial role in the changes sweeping Latin America. In this article, VSC’s Matt Willgress looks at the recent assassination of the young parliamentarian Robert Serra in the context of a wave of violence and economic sabotage from the right-wing in Venezuela.

Join our session “After Chavez, the Empire Strikes Back – Defending Venezuela Against US Intervention, Media Lies & Violent destabilisation” with speakers such as Tariq Ali at this year’s conference – book your place now.

Article – Evo Morales has proved that socialism doesn’t damage economies

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Ellie Mae O’Hagan will be speaking at this year’s conference with Bolivian Ambassador Roberto Calzadilla in the session Bolivia leads the way: How Morales Won A Landslide”. In this Article, she looks at the Economic and political lessons Britain can learn from Bolivia.