Posts that will appear only on the SFL Latin America Regional Blog Page

March 28, 2017

Julio Mejia
Colombia

SFL SUCCESS STORY: Julio Mejia SFL Latin America From Local Coordinator to Director of the Libertarian Movement in Colombia Julio Mejia was a Local Coordinator from the first cohort of Eslibertad. During his time within Eslibertad leadership, Julio became the Regional Director for Colombia and an Executive Board Member of Eslibertad for the period of 2015-2016. Nowadays, Julio has become a political activist in Colombia, being interviewed and covered by major media outlets such as El Tiempo and El Espectador in Colombia about different political issues like the peace deal in Colombia during 2016. At the beginning of 2016, Julio started to gather with people who actively participated on Daniel Reisbeck’s campaign in order to explore the possibility of generating a political project for the […]
March 23, 2017

Alexandro Cea
Chile

SFL SUCCESS STORY: Alexandro Cea SFL Latin America Student leader goes on to found an influential think tank in Chile dedicated to classical liberal ideas Alexandro Cea, who recently completed his law major from the faculty of law at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, was part of the first cohort of Local Coordinators of Estudiantes por la Libertad en Chile, being an LC during 2013 and an LC senior for the year 2014. Today, Alexandro is the CEO and founder for Centro de Estudios Equidad Ξ. The think tank is the first of its kind in Valparaiso, Chile and through it he sought to study, promote, update and advocate the ideas of a free society to high school and university students at the local level and […]
February 10, 2017

EsLibertad: December 2016 & January 2017 Update

Events in the Region — Mexico Mexico has been working very hard these months and that effort is giving incredible results. The Students For Liberty Mexico team embarked on a series of leadership forums in a number of states, called “The Route of Liberty.” So far they have had two liberty forums that had good turn out and people have come out very satisfied from the experience. In addition, they launched the campaign #SolidarityisFreedom. Its purpose was to promote the message that the State is not needed to support those who are in need. A campaign was organized to collect clothing, food, and toys for people in situations of vulnerability.   Venezuela Our teams in Venezuela continue with their great work, this time organizing the […]
January 24, 2017

Hambre en Venezuela: las secuelas del socialismo

  Vanessa Novoa  |  31 de agosto, 2016   El siguiente reportaje busca explicar el fenómeno de la escasez y la inflación en Venezuela, indagando en sus causas y sus más nefastas consecuencias, siendo las más graves el hambre y la pobreza que se convirtieron en parte de la cotidianidad en el país socialista Maracay, Venezuela – Aún no ha salido el sol cuando ya cientos de personas forman una larga cola a pocas cuadras del supermercado de la comunidad, que abrirá sus puertas a las 8:00 am, custodiado por militares que desfilan sus armas largas alrededor del establecimiento para prevenir los saqueos, tan comunes ahora en la cotidianidad venezolana. “Antes podíamos venir en el transcurso de la mañana y aunque sea algo se conseguía, pero eso […]