We are in a stadium at this moment with more than 10,000 people gathered to hear Bolivian president Evo Morales’ address to the Peoples World Conference on Climate Change and Mother Earth’s Rights.

The gathering – opened by a moving Indigenous ceremony – reflects what has been achieved in Bolivia, and the leadership that is being demonstrated by Bolivia on the global stage.

More to come.

Brent Patterson, Director of Campaigns and Communications, Council of Canadians
www.canadians.org

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Brent Patterson

Brent Patterson is a political activist and writer. He has worked in solidarity with revolutionary Nicaragua, advocated for the rights of prisoners in jails and federal prisons, taken part in civil...