Self-determination and Freedom

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Autodeterminación y Libertad
AyL - Self-determination and Freedom
Founder Luis Zamora
Founded 1990's
Headquarters Buenos Aires, Argentina
Ideology Socialism
Anticapitalism
Antiimperialism
Political position Left-wing
Colours Red & White
Website
www.ayl.org.ar

The Self-determination and Freedom (Spanish: Autodeterminación y Libertad, AyL) is a leftist political party in Argentina, with Luis Zamora as its most prominent member.

Many of its leading members were part of the Trotskyist Movement for Socialism active in the 1980s and one of the more successful of its many splinter groups, the Socialist Workers' Party.

Luis Zamora and José Roselli were elected as National Deputies for AyL in the 2001 elections with 10% of the votes in Buenos Aires, a record for a party of the hard left. Roselli was ejected from the Party the following year. In 2003, the party was particularly successful in the elections to the Buenos Aires city legislature, gaining eight seats. However, all but one, Zamora's then wife Noemí Oliveto, soon defected. Zamora left Congress in 2005.

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