El Salvador

Revolution for freedom in El Salvador? - Workers Solidarity Alliance

A 1982 article about the civil war in El Salvador from the publication Ideas & Action by the Workers Solidarity Alliance (WSA).

This is a scanned article from Ideas & Action by the Workers Solidarity Alliance (WSA). It covers El Salvador, Nicaragua, and an anarchist analysis of events there and the potential for libertarian society.

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1970-1990: The war of counter-insurgency in El Salvador

Noam Chomsky on the ultra-violent war of the right-wing regime in El Salvador against grassroots resistance of workers, peasants and liberation theologists – socialist clergymen and women.

The crucifixion of El Salvador
For many years, repression, torture and murder were carried on in El Salvador by dictators installed and supported by the US government, a matter of no interest in the US. The story was virtually never covered. By the late 1970s, however, the government began to be concerned about a couple of things.

The Soccer War 1969 - Kapuscinski

"In Latin America, he said, the border between soccer and politics is vague."

"... existing tensions between the two countries were inflamed by rioting during the second North American qualifying round for the 1970 FIFA World Cup. On July 14, 1969, the Salvadoran army launched an attack against Honduras. The Organization of American States negotiated a cease-fire which took effect on July 20, with the Salvadoran troops withdrawn in early August." (Wikipedia)