November 8, Donald Trump, a populist strongman, elected President of the United States. His margin of victory came from unorganized working class elements.
September 26, Colombia signs peace treaty with FARC (The New York Times)
August Malaria re-emerges in Venezuela (The New York Times)
August 9 to 14, World Social Forum in Montreal
July. "People, Land, Seeds, Food." Pan-African land reform and agricultural conference taking place in Harare, Zimbabwe, July 12-15. (La Via Campesina)
March 25, Anti-communist movements in Venezuela and Cuba mirror Cuban and Venezuelan cooperation and support. (The New York Times)
March 2, FIST (Fight Imperialism, Stand Together) anti-oppression, anti-exploitation, revolutionary group to hold conference, New York City, USA, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., 147 West 24th Street, 2nd floor. fightimperialism