RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Quito, Guayaquil, and Cuenca were some of the cities where the population rallied to demand social policies to assist the most vulnerable sections of the population, to denounce corruption, and to protest against the economic measures announced by the Ecuadorian President Lenín Moreno, which affected workers and included a major cut in the public education sector.
On the streets of Quito, banners and posters reminded people of what was at stake. "The defense of workers' rights is your responsibility", read a poster of the employees of the Quito Electric Company.
The university students, who mobilized . . .