The gaze of the bronze Bolivar and the attitude he shows from his equestrian statue in Caracas can symbolically make December 14, 2004, the founding date of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of the Americas-Peoples Trade Treaty (ALBA) ours. -tcp).
The work and legacy of Don Quixotes, ALBA-TCP, emerged with an unprecedented integration platform that had previously only existed in the ideas of the preceding men. ALBA-TCP is the birth of the Enlightenment and the Rebellion, formulated by Fidel and Hugo Chávez.
With complementary actions and true solidarity, the project that turns 18 today, puts an end to the empty promises contained in proposals such as the Alliance for Progress or the Free Trade Area for the Americas (FTAA), neoliberal hoaxes that they created without the resources Abandoned or independence of our nations.
In very short and very complex times, the harvest is impressive. A glimpse of what happened brings up scenes of Haiti devastated by an earthquake in 2010, and aided in its recovery by the – still inconclusive – brothers of ALBA.
More than 6,000,000 Latin Americans to whom the Miracle Mission restored their sight, millionaire figures come out of illiteracy, with the Yes I Can method, and many others immunized against COVID-19 with Cuban vaccines, are deliveries from ALBA.
Latin America today is more like Fidel’s imagination, so “when we say homeland we are referring to the great America that makes up our little homeland.” That great homeland, and still under construction, as Chávez said, is linked to ALBA.