Bolivia en Bolivia's Morales takes on US <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> President says the US is fanning protests to overthrow him. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sarah Childress </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p> Bolivia and the U.S. still aren&#39;t getting along.</p> <p> Bolivia, a massive coca producer, has <a href=";utm_source=feedburner&amp;utm_medium=feed&amp;utm_campaign=Feed%3A+rss%2Fedition_americas+%28RSS%3A+Americas%29 ">accused</a> the U.S. of fomenting unrest in an effort to overthrow the president.</p> <p> The thing is, Bolivians haven&rsquo;t been too happy lately with their government.</p> <p> Some have <a href="">marched</a>&nbsp;in protest of a massive road the government wants to build through the rainforest where they live. Others are <a href="">angry</a> about poor infrastructure and housing, and recently blocked roads and burned tires in the capital, La Paz.</p> <p> But Morales is convinced the superpower is behind it.</p> <p> A Bolivian official said that the U.S. aid agency, USAID, was helping to destabilize the government and should be expelled from the country for its secret efforts.</p> <p> <strong>GlobalPost on Bolivia: <a href="">On a mission to legalize coca</a></strong></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bolivia Bolivia Que pasa Thu, 25 Aug 2011 17:38:41 +0000 Sarah Childress 5673929 at Coca-Cola banned in Bolivia due to impending end of Mayan calendar Want an ice-cold Coca Cola in Bolivia? Too bad. And you can blame the soon-to-be-ending Mayan calendar. <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bolivia Americas Weird Wide Web Fri, 10 Aug 2012 15:33:00 +0000 Faine Greenwood 5715690 at Bolivian army seizes Spanish energy company Iberdrola SA units The Bolivian governemnt seized Saturday holdings by Spanish energy giant Iberdrola SA in the country.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bolivia Bolivia Sat, 29 Dec 2012 23:47:11 +0000 Alexander Besant 5730635 at France apologizes to Bolivia for blocking president’s plane; Bolivia calls it 'virtual kidnapping' "This was an open provocation toward a continent, not just a president," Morales said.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bolivia Americas Want to Know Diplomacy Thu, 04 Jul 2013 19:47:04 +0000 Samantha Stainburn 5875807 at Bolivian leader threatens to close US embassy after plane scandal Bolivian leader Evo Morales has threatened to close the American embassy in Bolivia after his plane was grounded in Europe.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bolivia Want to Know Bolivia Fri, 05 Jul 2013 10:53:46 +0000 Alexander Besant 5876313 at