Mexico - Inspiring Document from the CPAL Social Apostolate Meeting
After five decades of neoliberal policies in Latin America and the Caribbean, the increase of inequality and poverty is outrageous. While financial capital grows, human rights are violated and millions of people cannot live a decent life. Economic policies foster violence and democracy crises, forcing millions of people to leave their countries in order to save their lives. Indigenous people, people of African descent and peasants are threatened by the voraciousness of the extractivist model, which does no respect their ancient territories while the states remain passive in a somewhat conspiratorial attitude. Read more...