March 26 Movement

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March 26 Movement
Movimiento 26 de Marzo
Founded 1971
Ideology Socialism
Political position Left-wing
National affiliation Popular Assembly

The March 26 Movement (Movimiento 26 de Marzo – M26) is a leftist political party in Uruguay, which emerged out the Tupamaros. Since its foundation in 1971 until March 2008 was a member organisation of the Broad Front. After that the M26 founded a new party called "Asamblea Popular" (People's Assembly) in cooperation with other leftwing groups.