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Women: the new political force in Latin America, openDemocracy, 30 July 2020

Brazil's money laundering scandal from hell by Pepe Escobar, Asia Times, 23 July 2020

An inside look at Nicaragua's Sandinista Revolution on its 41st anniversary by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 23 July 2020

Long Overdue for Latin America: A New "Good Neighbor Policy" by Medea Benjamin, Steve Ellner, Common Dreams, 20 July 2020

Trump Administration Wants to Deprive Cubans of Food by W.T. Whitney, CounterPunch, 20 July 2020

Lopez Obrador's Visit to Trump is a Betrayal of the U.S. and Mexican People by Laura Carlsen, Information Clearing House, 8 July 2020

Nicaragua – Virtual Reality and Human Rights by Stephen Sefton, Global Research, 6 July 2020

Leaked documents reveal right-wing oligarch plot to overthrow Mexico’s AMLO by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 18 June 2020

U.S. campaign against Cuba's medical brigades targets healthcare, not ‘forced labor' by Joe Emersberger, MR Online, 3 June 2020

Cuban Doctors Abroad – Appearances and Realities by Samuel Farber, New Politics, 30 May 2020

Lives Depend on Argentina's Debt Talks by Mark Weisbrot, ZNet, 22 May 2020

Colombia's Government Acts Like Doormat for U.S. by Vijay Prashad, Paola Estrada, Ana Maldonado and Zoe PC, Znet, 11 April 2020

Billionaire-backed Human Rights Watch lobbies for lethal US sanctions on leftist governments as Covid crisis rages by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 8 April 2020

OAS head Luis Almagro's new term promises more corruption, cronyism and coup-plotting, The Grayzone, 23 March 2020

How the OAS Revived the Cold War in the Americas by Laura Carlsen, CounterPunch, 17 March 2020

US House Rams Through Nicaragua Regime-Change Bill with Zero Opposition by Ben Norton, Consortium News, 15 March 2020

Elon Musk Is Acting Like a Neo-Conquistador for South America’s Lithium by Vijay Prashad -

As Media Amplifies Unrest in Venezuela and Beyond, Colombians Quietly Revolt by Alan Macleod and Whitney Webb, Defend Freedom Press, 10 March 2020

Quieter and Quieter: The Evolution of Latin America's Silent Coups by Ted Snider,, 10 March 2020

Mexican women plan historic strike against femicides by Isabella Cota, openDemocracy, 4 March 2020

Chile’s US-Backed Gov’t Shooting Anti-Austerity Protesters, Blinding & Maiming by the Thousands, Ben Norton, Consortium News, 2 March 2020

Deported to Death: US Sent 138 Salvadorans Home to be Killed by Mneesha Gellman, Consortium News, 10 February 2020

An invisible pandemic: “Women are dying” by Daniela Sánchez, openDemocracy, 30 January 2020

The Challenge for Chile and the World by Ariel Dorfman, CounterPunch, 27 January 2020

How new creative actions are fueling Chile's uprising by Cristian Opaso, ZNet, 26 January 2020

What the Right Wing in Latin America means by democracy is violence by Vijay Prashad, MR Online, 23 January 2020

Cracking Up the Walls of War and Authoritarianism by Justin Podur, ZNet, 18 January 2020

Notes from the Editors, Monthly Review, 1 January 2020

As Honduras Collapses, Its People are Forced to Flee by Laura Carlsen, ZNet, 31 December 2019

Argentina Defies the Americas' Crisis of Democracy by Jacob Sugarman, Truthdig, 23 December 2019

Those Who Search for Dawn Don’t Fear the Night by Vijay Prashad, Consortium News, 23 December 2019

If You Want Peace, You Get War; If You Want War, You Get Rich by Vijay Prashad, ZNet, 14 December 2019

The popular assemblies at the heart of the Chilean uprising by Bree Busk, ROAR, 11 December 2019

Operation Condor 2.0: After Bolivia Coup, Trump Dubs Nicaragua ‘National Security Threat' & Targets Mexico by Ben Norton, Consortium News, 4 December 2019

Indigenous Colombians Escalate Fight to Rescue Ancestral Lands by Santiago Navarro F, Truthout, 1 December 2019

Chilean Government Cracks Down as Protest Becomes Deep Movement for Change by Thomas Rothe, Truthout, 26 November 2019

Colombia on strike: “This government has to fall” by José Antonio Gutiérrez D., ROAR, 26 November 2019

Chile’s Constitutional Moment by Felix Anselm Van Lier, openDemocracy, 25 November 2019

Hundreds of Thousands Join National Strike in Colombia in Rebuke to Right-Wing President Iván Duque, Democracy Now! 22 November 2019 (video and transcript)

A letter to intellectuals who deride revolutions in the name of purity by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Ana Maldonado, Pilar Troya Fernández, and Vijay Prashad, MR Online, 20 November 2019

“No No You Guys, THIS US-Backed Military Coup Is Perfectly Legitimate!” by Caitlin Johnstone, Medium, 14 November 2019

Top Bolivian coup plotters trained by US military’s School of the Americas, served as attachés in FBI police programs by Jeb Sprague, The Grayzone, 13 November 2019

US Hn in Bolivia Coup by Finian Cunningham, Information Clearing House, 13 November 2019

Bolivia Police Block Pro-Morales MPs From Legislature by Jason Ditz,, 13 November 2019

Bolivia: The OAS and US Help Overthrow Another Latin American Government by Leonardo Flores, Global Research, 13 November 2019

In Statement That 'Reads Like a Chilling Warning of More Coups to Come,' Trump Celebrates Military Coup in Bolivia by Jake Johnson, Common Dreams, 12 November 2019

Bolivia and Venezuela: Two Countries, But Same Hybrid War by Nino Pagliccia, CounterPunch, 12 November 2019

After Morales Ousted in Coup, the Lithium Question Looms Large in Bolivia by Vijay Prashad, Common Dreams, 12 November 2019

MSM Adamantly Avoids The Word “Coup” In Bolivia Reporting by Caitlin Johnstone, Information Clearing House, 12 November 2019

Bolivia coup led by Christian fascist paramilitary leader and multi-millionaire – with foreign support by Max Blumenthal and Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 11 November 2019

The Bolivian Coup Is Not a Coup—Because US Wanted It to Happen by Alan MacLeod, FAIR, 11 November 2019

U.S.-backed coup Deposes Evo Morales in Bolivia by Marco Teruggi, Global Research, 11 November 2019

MSM Adamantly Avoids The Word “Coup” In Bolivia Reporting by Caitlin Johnstone, Medium, 11 November 2019

The political tide sweeping South America won't accept predatory capitalism by Vijay Prashad, MR Online, 6 November 2019

In Peru's Operation Car Wash, Prosecutors and Witness Doctored Testimony to Avoid Contradictions by Rafael Neves, Ernesto Cabral, Rafael Moro Martins, The Intercept, 4 November 2019

Indigenous People Blocked Ecuador Oil Auction in Growing Fight to Save Amazon by Mitch Anderson, Truthout, 3 November 2019

Haiti Is Not “in Crisis.” Haitians Are Fighting for Governmental Accountability by Randal Maurice Jelks & Cécile Accilien, Truthout, 2 November 2019

Honduras is ruled by a US-backed drug cartel by Ben Norton and Gerardo Torres, ZNet, 1 November 2019

Unfounded Fraud Allegations Threaten Bolivia’s Presidential Election by Mark Weisbrot and Gregory Wilpert, ZNet, 1 November 2019

The Age of Anger Exploding in Serial Geysers by Pepe Escobar, Consortium News, 29 October 2019

Western progressives and the imperialist Inquisition by Stephen Sefton, MR Online, 27 October 2019

Ecuador sees historic win, but “grey days” ahead by Kimberley Brown, ROAR, 26 October 2019

Millions march for social equality across Chile by Eric London, World Socialist Web Site, 26 October 2019

Burn, Neoliberalism, Burn by Pepe Escobar, Global Research, 25 October 2019

Chileans Revolt After Being Told “Get Up Earlier” by Danica Jorden, ZNet, 24 October 2019

Whitewashing Neoliberal Repression in Chile and Ecuador by Lucas Koerner, FAIR, 23 October 2019

North American Companies Pay Off Latin American Police to Harass Critics by Jen Moore, ZNet, 23 October 2019

Ecuador: from the middle of the world to the end of the world by Boaventura de Sousa Santos, openDemocracy, 20 October 2019

Chile protests: state of emergency declared in Santiago as violence escalates by John Bartlett, The Observer, 19 October 2019

Pro-Democracy Movement in Haiti Swells Despite Lethal Police Violence by Frances Madeson, Truthout, 16 October 2019

Ecuador – and the IMF's Killing Spree by Peter Koenig, Global Research, 14 October 2019

Ecuador: a rebellion for the renewal of struggle by ROAR Collective, 11 October 2019

Ex-President Rafael Correa: Ecuadorians Revolting Against Lenin Moreno's Neoliberalism, YouTube, 9 October 2019

Ecuador’s ‘Drone Revolution’ Meets IMF Austerities by Denis Rogatyuk, Consortium News, 7 October 2019

Ecuadorian government arrests hundreds and deploys military against nationwide strike by Andrea Lobo, World Socialist Web Site, 5 October 2019

Bolivia's Remarkable Socialist Success Story by Zeeshan Aleem, The Nation, 1 October 2019

Max Blumenthal: Nicaragua beat US regime change, but sanctions and sabotage continue by Aaron Maté, Information Clearing House, 5 September 2019 (video)

Lula tells world he's back in the game from jail by Pepe Escobar, Asia Times, 27 August 2019

Indigenous Tribes on Front Line of Amazon Rainforest Fires Vow to Resist Bolsonaro's "Destruction of Mother Nature" by Jake Johnson, Common Dreams, 27 August 2019

A Top Financier of Trump and McConnell Is a Driving Force Behind Amazon Deforestation by Ryan Grim, The Intercept, 27 August 2019

Argentina: The Political Pendulum may be Swinging Left Again in Latin America by Nino Pagliccia, CounterPunch, 27 August 2019

The IMF is hurting countries it claims to help by Mark Weisbrot, The Guardian, 27 August 2019

Fires Are Devouring the Amazon. And Jair Bolsonaro Is to Blame by David Miranda, Common Dreams, 26 August 2019

Brazil Isn't the Only Far-Right Government Destroying the Planet by Basav Sen, Common Dreams, 26 August 2019

Camp Marielle Vive, home for the landless by Vijay Prashad, The Hindu, 25 August 2019

Girl power and politics in Medellín by Beverly Goldberg, openDemocracy, 23 August 2019

In Bolsonaro's burning Brazilian Amazon, all our futures are being consumed by Eliane Brum, The Guardian, 23 August 2019

Amazon Fires Heat Up Political Crisis in Brazil by Mario Osava, Inter Press Service, 23 August 2019

GOP Lobbyists Help Brazil Recruit U.S. Companies to Exploit the Amazon by Lee Fang, The Intercept, 23 August 2019

Who is to Blame for Argentina's Economic Crisis? by Mark Weisbrot, CounterPunch, 22 August 2019

Leaked documents show Brazil's Bolsonaro has grave plans for Amazon rainforest by Manuella Libardi, openDemocracy, 21 August 2019

Zapatistas announce major expansion of autonomous territories by Leonidas Oikonomakis, ROAR, 19 August 2019

Lula Fingers U.S. for Brazil's Crisis of Democracy, Truthdig, 18 August 2019

Yankee-Go-Home by Adice Lyneis, The Libertarian Institute, 18 August 2019

The Student Movement Standing up to the Honduran Regime by Tom Sullivan, Jacobin, 17 August 2019

Conspiracy and corruption between the US and Brazil: a likely hypothesis by José Luis Fiori and William Nozaki, openDemocracy, 8 August 2019

Brazil's democracy under threat – the attack against universities as a space for critical thinking by Daniel Peres, openDemocracy, 2 August 2019

Joe Biden Fueled the Latin American Migration Crisis by Max Blumenthal, Consortium News, 31 July 2019

'He wants to destroy us': Bolsonaro poses gravest threat in decades, Amazon tribes say by Tom Phillips, The Guardian, 26 July 2019

Why the Assange ruling is not ‘ridiculous’
Why the Assange ruling is not ‘ridiculous’

Minister Weintraub and the metamorphosis of Brazil by Francesc Badia i Dalmases, openDemocracy, 25 July 2019

Max Blumenthal drops by the largest US military base in Latin America, GrayZone, 20 July 2019 (video)

All Seemed Possible When the Sandinistas Took Power 40 years Ago by Pete Dolack, CounterPunch, 19 July 2019

Cuba and a New Generation of Leaders Respond to U.S. Anti-People War by W.T. Whitney, CounterPunch, 18 July 2019

Fidel Castro's Rule and Legacy--Part II by Samuel Farber, Solidarity, July-August 2019

Bolsonaro Came to Power in Brazil Through Election Fraud by Janine Jackson, Truthout, 7 July 2019

Ousted Honduran President Zelaya: U.S.-Backed Coup Destabilized My Nation Forcing Migrants to Flee, Democracy Now! 3 July 2019 (video and transcript)

Ten years since the US-backed coup in Honduras by Bill Van Auken, World Socialist Web Site, 28 June 2019

Brazilian diplomats 'disgusted' as Bolsonaro pulverizes foreign policy by Tom Phillips, The Guardian, 25 June 2019

Brazilian Labour Party Issues Explosive Charges Against U.S. by Brian Mier, Truthdig, 20 June 2019

Brazilgate is Turning into Russiagate 2.0 by Pepe Escobar, Consortium News, 20 June 2019

Using Democratic Institutions to Smash Democratic Aspirations (the Brazil Model) by Vijay Prashad, Consortium News, 20 June 2019

AMLO in office: from megaprojects to militarization by Caitlin Manning, ROAR, 17 June 2019

The Lula Conviction Was a Gigantic Legal Farce by Marcelo Zero, Truthdig, 12 June 2019

'Truth Will Prevail,' Says Lula, After Leaked Documents Suggest He Was Imprisoned to Prevent Victory in Brazil's Presidential Election by Jake Johnson, Common Dreams, 10 June 2019

'We Are Literally Sawing Off the Branch We All Live On': Amazon Deforestation Increasing Under Bolsonaro by Eoin Higgins, Common Dreams, 5 June 2019

Neither kings nor bureaucrats by Suzi Weissman, Weekly Worker, 23 May 2019

Black Lives Matter: a battle cry against Brazil's extermination policy by Alexandra Montgomery, Alexandra McAnarney, openDemocracy, 20 May 2019

Jair Bolsonaro’s Brazil Is a Nightmare That Could Get Worse by Sabrina Fernandes, Jacobin, 19 May 2019

Brazil governed by ‘lunatics’ and US ‘lackeys’, says ex-president Lula by and

'This Is Their Land': Indigenous Activists Protest Bolsonaro's Environmental Policies in Brazil by Eoin Higgins, Common Dreams, 24 April 2019

China in Latin America: the U.S. loses its “backyard”, MR Online, 24 April 2019

A community in arms: the Indigenous roots of the EZLN by Tikva Honig-Parnass, ROAR, 12 April 2019

You Can't Have Democracy When You Put the Truth in Prison by Vijay Prashad, ZNet, 5 April 2019

#NeverForget Brazil mustn't forgive the crimes of the dictatorship, DemocraciaAbierta/openDemocracy, 4 April 2019

Trump, Bolsonaro and the danger of fascism by Patrick Martin, World Socialist Web Site, 20 March 2019

Chile's feminist movement is here to stay by Bree Busk, ROAR, 8 March 2019

The Recolonization of Latin America and the War on Venezuela by James Petras, Global Research, 6 March 2019

Zapatistas take on President AMLO at 25th anniversary by Jérôme Baschet, ROAR, 26 February 2019

Jair Bolsonaro's First 53 Days as President of Brazil Have Been a Resounding, Scandalous Failure by Andrew Fishman, Alexandre de Santi, The Intercept, 22 February 2019

What Happened to the Struggle for Socialism in Latin America? by Anton Woronczuk, Truthout, 21 February 2019

Attacks on Human Rights Defenders: A Daily Occurrence in Latin America by Emilio Godoy, Inter Press Service, 20 February 2019

Jair Bolsonaro Praised the Genocide of Indigenous People. Now He’s Emboldening Attackers of Brazil’s Amazonian Communities by Sam Cowie, The Intercept, 16 February 2019

Disaster Capitalism in Brazil: Mining Greed Produces a Horrific Death Toll by Vijay Prashad, Common Dreams, 5 February 2019

Roma is a cinematic triumph. Can it teach Trump’s America the value of compassion? by Ariel Dorfman, The Observer, 3 February 2019

Bolsonaro scandal puts Brazil on edge as farmers eye Amazon forests by Pepe Escobar, Asia Times, 2 February 2019

Chile's feminists inspire a new era of social struggle by Bree Busk, ROAR, 26 January 2019

Brazil’s Bolsonaro sings a song of human folly at Davos by Pepe Escobar, Asia Times, 23 January 2019

He’s been president a week – and already Bolsonaro is damaging Brazil by Eliane Brum, The Guardian, 10 January 2019

Indigenous People, the First Victims of Brazil’s New Far-Right Government by Mario Osava, Inter Press Service, 10 January 2019

The Cuban Revolution, 60 years on by Vijay Prashad, ZNet, 5 January 2019

Within Hours of Taking Office, “Trump of the Tropics” Starts Assault on the Amazon by Andy Rowell, Common Dreams, 4 January 2019

Lessons to Learn on the 25th Anniversary of the Zapatista Uprising by Hilary Klein, ZNet, 2 January 2019


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