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Costa Rica and the Cost of Living Well by Sean Howard, Cape Breton Spectator, 5 January 2022

Preface and Introduction by Manolo De Los Santos and Vijay Prashad, Monthly Review, January 2022

Chile's Socialist Resurgence Is a Century in the Making by Joshua Frens-String and Nicolas Allen, Jacobin, 1 January 2022

2021 Latin America and the Caribbean in Review: The Pink Tide Rises Again by Roger Harris, ZNet, 1 January 2022

Cuba seeks more equality and inclusion with the new Code of Families by Alejandra Garcia, MR Online, 29 December 2021

Radical Democracy Is Resurgent in Latin America. How Will the US Respond? by Camilo Pérez-Bustillo, Truthout, 27 December 2021

Democratic Progress in Honduras, Setbacks in El Salvador by Manuel Perez Rocha, ZNet, 23 December 2021

The challenge of Chile: why I am optimistic by Ariel Dorfman, openDemocracy, 22 December 2021

Left Wave Continues in Latin America with Boric Victory in Chile by Danica Jorden, ZNet, 21 December 2021

'We Will Bury Neoliberalism': Global Celebration Follows Leftist Victory in Chile by Jake Johnson, Common Dreams, 20 December 2021

Leftwinger to become Chile's youngest president after beating far-right rival by John Bartlett, The Guardian, 20 December 2021

Washington's New Ambassador to Mexico Is Already Wreaking Havoc by Kurt Hackbarth, Jacobin, 18 December 2021

Britain's £75 million aid project to open up Mexican oil to UK business by Matt Kennard, Declassified UK, 16 December 2021

Honduras, Venezuela, and Reversing American Coups by Ted Snider,, 13 December 2021

Why Xiomara Castro's win in Honduras could address the country's endemic corruption and violence by Sonali Kolhatkar, ZNet, 11 December 2021

How Britain plotted to spread homophobia in Cuba by John McEvoy, Declassified UK, 8 December 2021

The Chilean Left Must Seize Its Historic Opportunity by Pierina Ferretti, Jacobin, 7 December 2021

What You're Not Supposed to Know About Cuba and Venezuela by Ted Snider,, 6 December 2021

Sandinistas Won a Landslide Victory Not Through Fraud But Because They Uplifted Nicaragua's Poor by Yader Lanuza, Information Clearing House, 3 December 2021

Libre Party and Presidential Candidate Xiomara Castro Win Big in Honduras Elections by W.T. Whitney, CounterPunch, 2 December 2021

Massive Turnout in Favor of Leftists in Honduras Repudiates US-Backed Coup by José Luis Granados Ceja, Truthout, 30 November 2021

Nicaragua's foreign minister: We're resisting a ‘pandemic of neo-colonialism' by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 27 November 2021 (video and transcript)

Cuba's Homegrown Covid-19 Vaccines Poised to Protect Millions in Poor Nations by Kenny Stancil, Common Dreams, 24 November 2021

Protest in Cuba: Why it Failed by Stephen Kimber - John Kirk. CounterPunch, 22 November 2021

Haiti and Ecuador: Two Plays, One Plot by Ted Snider,, 22 November 2021

Nicaragua explains why it's leaving OAS, responds to US attacks on its elections by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 21 November 2021

Apathy or strategy in Chile's decisive election by Carole Concha Bell, Red Pepper, 19 November 2021

The Facebook Team that Tried to Swing Nicaragua's Election is Full of U.S. Spies by Alan Macleod, Defend Democracy Press, 19 November 2021

Nicaragua Has a Public Relations Problem, Not a Democracy Problem by Roger Harris, CounterPunch, 16 November 2021

Cubans More Excited About School Reopening Than Regime Change by Medea Benjamin, Common Dreams, 16 November 2021

How to Democratize Cuba by Samuel Farber, In These Times, 12 November 2021

Class Warfare and Socialist Resistance: Nicaragua, Cuba, Venezuela as Existential Threats to the US by Ajamu Baraka, CounterPunch, 11 November 2021

Debunking myths about Nicaragua's 2021 elections, under attack by USA/EU/OAS by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 11 November 2021

UK prepared for coup in Colombia by training military in psychological warfare by John McEvoy, Declassified UK, 11 November 2021

All US Elections Are Fraudulent; Shut Up About Nicaragua,, 9 November 2021

Sandinistas poised to win election in Nicaragua despite U.S. sabotage and smears by Yader Lanuza, MR Online, 8 November 2021

How British intelligence destabilised democracy in Central America by Aaron Coy Moulton, Declassified UK, 8 November 2021

Women's struggle in Nicaragua: from liberation fighters to building an alternative society by Erika Takeo and Rohan Rice, MR Online, 6 November 2021

From Nicaraguan revolutionaries to US embassy informants: How Washington recruited ex-Sandinistas like Dora María Téllez and her MRS party by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 5 November 2021

The United States is organizing a color revolution in Cuba for November 15 by Alan MacLeod, MR Online, 4 November 2021

Washington's Unhealthy Obsession With Cuba by Rosa Miriam Elizalde, Consortium News, 4 November 2021

Pro-Sandinista Social Media Accounts Blocked Days Ahead of Nicaraguan Elections by Ben Norton, Consortium News, 4 November 2021

Ecuador's neoliberal government announces state emergency to impose austerity by Vijay Prashad, Taroa Zuniga Silva, Peoples Dispatch, 3 November 2021

Haiti's Humanitarian Crisis Reveals the Human Costs of US Interventionism by Jonathan Ng, Truthout, 31 October 2021

How U.S. Interference in Cuba Creates a False Picture of Its Society by Manolo De Los Santos – Vijay Prashad, CounterPunch, 29 October 2021

Chile is at the Dawn of a New Political Era by Vijay Prashad, CounterPunch, 22 October 2021

US Intervention and Capitalism Have Created a Monster in Honduras by W.T. Whitney, CounterPunch, 13 October 2021

British diplomats seek to “improve perceptions” of UK in repressive Colombia by Matt Kennard, Declassified UK, 13 October 2021

Channeling Spirit of Revolution, Chileans Are Drafting a Democratic Constitution by Jonathan Ng, Truthout, 7 October 2021

US Congress outlines new phase of economic attacks and hybrid war on Nicaragua's Sandinista government by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 24 September 2021

In Targeting Haitians, Biden May Execute the Largest Mass Expulsion of Asylum-Seekers in Recent History by Ryan Devereaux, The Intercept, 21 September 2021

'The Other 9/11': Progressives Remember Allende's Chile by Kenny Stancil, Common Dreams, 11 September 2021

Building a Third Camp Tendency: An Interview with Samuel Farber by Kent Worcester, Left History, Spring/Summer 2021

Defending the legacy of Chile's 2019 uprising by Bree Busk, ROAR, 25 August 2021

Using Cuba's Protests as a Chance to Denounce the Left by Aviva Chomsky, ZNet, 24 August 2021

Mercenaries: From Colombia to the World by Eduardo Toro, MR Online, 21 August 2021

What Fidel Castro means to us by Vijay Prashad, MR Online, 16 August 2021

Over 700 Dead From Earthquake as Powerful Storm Heads Toward Haiti, Common Dreams, 15 August 2021

Sanctions May Impoverish Nicaraguans, But is Unlikely to Change Their Votes by John Perry, CounterPunch, 10 August 2021

The Media's Lies, and Lies by Omission, About Migration Out of Nicaragua by Peter Bolton, CounterPunch, 9 August 2021

US-Cuban Relations: How It All Got Started by Ted Snider,, 9 August 2021

A Second Pink Tide in Latin America? by René Rojas, Hilary Goodfriend and Gregory Wilpert, ZNet, 4 August 2021

How Ernesto Guevara Became “Che”: The Motorcycle Diaries Revisited by Jonah Raskin, CounterPunch, 4 August 2021

Union Hopes High as Chileans Rewrite Anti-Labor Constitution by Yoel Bitran, ZNet, 1 August 2021

US Policy Is Deeply Implicated in Haiti's Crisis by Jeff Abbott, Common Dreams, 31 July 2021

Let Cuba Live: the Movement Standing Up to Biden's Maximum Pressure by Manolo De Los Santos – Vijay Prashad, CounterPunch, 30 July 2021

America Never Cared About the People of Cuba by Ted Snider,, 30 July 2021

Open Letter to Biden: Lift Trump Sanctions & ‘Let Cuba Live' by Peoples Dispatch (Luiz Inácio “Lula” da Silva, Rafael Correa; Noam Chomsky and others) 29 July 2021

Why Cubans Protested on July 11 by Samuel Farber, In These Times, 27 July 2021

Cuba's cultural counter-revolution: US gov't-backed rappers, artists gain fame as ‘catalyst for current unrest' by Max Blumenthal, The Grayzone, 25 July 2021

First Indigenous Woman to Preside Over Chilean Constitutional Assembly Rocks Establishment by Carole Concha Bell, ZNet, 24 July 2021

Nicaragua's Sandinistas battle ‘diabolical' US empire and poverty on 42 anniversary of revolution by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 24 July 2021

US Regime Change Echos in the Caribbean by Vijay Prashad, Consortium News, 23 July 2021

Why U.S. Policy Toward Nicaragua Isn't Working by John Perry, CounterPunch, 23 July 2021

Revealed: UK military unit in Colombia ‘assisted' police force that killed 63 protesters by Matt Kennard and Molly Antigone Hall, Declassified UK, 22 July 2021

Cubans Are Suffering. Biden Needs to End the Embargo by Medea Benjamin, Leonardo Flores, Other Words, 21 July 2021

Social Explosion in Cuba: The Ignored Signals by Alina Barbara López Hernández, New Politics, 21 July 2021

US Cannibals in Haiti by Greg Palast, ZNet, 21 July 2021

'Change Is Coming': Leftist Pedro Castillo Confirmed President-Elect in Peru by Kenny Stancil, Common Dreams, 20 July 2021

If You Grew Up With the U.S. Blockade as a Cuban, You Might Understand the Recent Protests Differently by Manolo De Los Santos - Vijay Prashad, CounterPunch, 20 July 2021

US Supports the People of Latin America: With Friends Like This … by Ted Snider,, 20 July 2021

US Concern for Cuba, Latin America Is Really Spin for Intervention by Tamara Pearson, Consortium News, 16 July 2021

US ties to suspected Haiti assassins follow long history of neocolonial intervention by Jemima Pierre and Aaron Maté, The Grayzone, 16 July 2021 (video)

US Targets Nicaraguan Presidential Election: Former Solidarity Activists Echo Imperial Talking Points by Roger Harris, CounterPunch, 16 July 2021

The Hidden Hand of the US Blockade Sparks Cuba Protests by Medea Benjamin, Leonardo Flores, Common Dreams, 13 July 2021

The United States Tries to Take Advantage of the Price Cubans are Paying for the Blockade and the Pandemic by Manolo De Los Santos - Vijay Prashad, CounterPunch, 13 July 2021

Suspected Assassins of Haitian President Moïse Trained by US, Linked to Pro-Coup Oligarchy by Dan Cohen, Mint Press News, 9 July 2021

There's a dirty tricks campaign underway in Peru to deny the Left's presidential victory by José Carlos Llerena Robles, Vijay Prashad, MR Online, 9 July 2021

Foreign Governments and NGOs Will Try to Exploit Moïse's Assassination by Cécile Accilien and others, Truthout, 8 July 2021

Haiti Assassination Raises Red Flags Among Observers Fluent in History of US Intervention by Brett Wilkins, Common Dreams, 8 July 2021

‘Stop the Steal' Campaign by Losing Candidate in Peru Must End by Mark Weisbrot, ZNet, 4 July 2021

Nicaragua: Past Dreams, Today's Nightmare by Margaret Randall, ZNet, 4 July 2021

Open Letter to the Nicaraguan government from U.S. solidarity workers (1979-1990) by Various Contributors, ZNet 26 June 2021

Strikers across Colombia Are Demanding Transformational Change by Tom Power and Cruz Bonlarron Martínez, ZNet 26 June 2021

The Spirit of Carabobo Versus the Threats of Monroe by Vijay Prashad, Consortium News, 25 June 2021

US and Israel Vote 'No' as 184 Nations Condemn American Blockade of Cuba by Brett Wilkins, Common Dreams, 23 June 3021

The Growing Movement to End U.S. Complicity in Colombia's Human Rights Abuses by Cruz Bonlarron Martínez, In These Times, 17 June 2021

Breaking the Stasis: The Left writes a new chapter in Peru by Yanis Iqbal, MR Online, 17 June 2021

The Coup That is Taking Place in Peru by José Carlos Llerena Robles - Vijay Prashad, CounterPunch, 15 June 2021

Joe Biden and Latin American Question Marks by Ted Snider,, 15 June 2021

A National Strike Has Reignited in Colombia — and Is Winning Some Victories by John Walsh, Truthout, 12 June 2021

Will right-wing Peruvian demagogue Keiko Fujimori burn the country down before accepting defeat? by Daniel Espinosa, The Grayzone, 12 June 2021

How US govt-funded media fueled a violent coup in Nicaragua by Max Blumenthal and Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 12 June 2021 (video and transcript)

Inside the struggle for water sovereignty in Brazil by Caitlin Schroering, ROAR, 12 June 2021

Pedro Castillo Poised to Write New Chapter in Peru by Medea Benjamin and Leonardo Flores, Consortium News, 8 June 2021

Chile: the End of Neoliberalism and the Start of a New Chapter in Its History by Ariela Ruiz Caro, CounterPunch, 8 June 2021

Peace in Colombia Should Mean Land Reform and an End to Hunger by Vijay Prashad and Zoe Alexandra, ZNet, 3 June 2021

After Decades of Oppression, Colombian Women Lead Front Lines of National Strike by Natalia Torres Garzon, ZNet, 2 June 2021

Hunger as a Weapon: Biden & Cuba's Food Crisis by William M. LeoGrande, Consortium News, 2 June 2021

Biden Should Make Normalizing Relations With Cuba "A Priority" by Medea Benjamin, Common Dreams, 1 June 2021

How USAID created Nicaragua's anti-Sandinista media apparatus, now under money laundering investigation by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 1 June 2021

Birds of a Fascist feather: why Israel is aiding Colombia's crackdown on protesters by Alan MacLeod, MR Online, 31 May 2021

State, power and society in Latin America: an interview with Raúl Zibechi by George Ygarza, ROAR, 21 May 2021

Colombia's anti-government protests swell to historic proportions by Adriaan Alsema, ZNet, 20 May 2021

Chile shifts left to rewrite Pinochet-era constitution, as Goldman Sachs eyes its copper reserves by Pablo Sepúlveda Allende and Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 20 May 2021 (video and transcript)

The Zapatistas' surreal struggle for life — and against capitalism by John Holloway, ROAR, 20 May 2021

'Allende Is Smiling': Chilean Voters Elect Progressive Alliance to Rewrite Pinochet-Era Constitution by Kenny Stancil, Common Dreams, 17 May 2021

Colombians Don't Just Want a New Government — They Want an End to Neoliberalism by Forrest Hylton and Nicolas Allen, Jacobin, 16 May 2021

The West is complicit in Colombia's police killings by Kian Seara Rey, ROAR, 15 May 2021

Colombia's democratic facade is crumbling to pieces by José Antonio Gutiérrez D., ROAR, 13 May 2021

The “Zapatista invasion” has begun! by Jérôme Baschet, ROAR, 11 May 2021

Colombia's Leaders Want to Stain Their Country with the Blood of the Working Class by Laura Capote and Zoe Alexandra, ZNet, 11 May 2021

Colombia on the Brink by Alejandra Marín Buitrago, CounterPunch, 7 May 2021

36 Civil Society Organizations Urge Biden to Reverse Draconian Sanctions Against Cuba by Jenna McGuire, Common Dreams, 6 May 2021

US Special Forces trained Mexican drug cartels linked to decapitation, torture, rape by Zach El Parece, The Grayzone, 6 May 2021

How the US gov't cultivated environmental and Indigenous groups to defeat Ecuador's leftist Correísta movement by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 4 May 2021

Colombians Are in the Streets Against a Violent Neoliberal Order by Estefanía Martinéz, Jacobin, 4 May 2021

US Role Behind the Defeat of Ecuador's Leftist Presidential Candidate by Roger Harris, CounterPunch, 28 April 2021

Biden Pursues Trump's Cuba Policy by Vijay Prashad, Consortium News, 23 April 2021

In Che Guevara's Veins Flowed the Blood of Irish Rebels by Nathália Urban / John McEvoy, Jacobin, 18 April 2021

The Dirty Campaign Underlying Ecuador's "Free and Fair" Election by Medea Benjamin, Leonardo Flores, Common Dreams, 16 April 2021

I entered my country's House of Justice and found a snake charmer's temple by Vijay Prashad, MR Online, 16 April 2021

Right-Wing Banker Pulls Off Upset Win in Ecuador Over Leftist Champion by Kenny Stancil, Common Dreams, 13 April 2021

Is the Biden Administration Quietly Pursuing an Imperialist Foreign Policy? by Greg Grandin and Maria Esperanza Casullo, In These Times, 8 April 2021

One Hundred Year of the Russian NEP – Lessons for Cuba by Samuel Farber, New Politics, 3 April 2021


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