Regions / Latin America & Caribbean
The logic of military spending leads countries to effectively destroy their own property and burn down their own villages.
Nuclear weapons are equally as devastating and diffuse in their effects as biological and chemical weapons.
This isn't the first time the U.S. has stood by the Dominican Republic even as its government has violated the human rights of Haitians.
Club Med playground for the rich or isolated Communist backwater: can Cuba find a third path?
In the face of silence from Washington, the Clinton-backed coup government in Honduras is mopping up activists for democracy and indigenous rights.
Most U.S. coverage failed to mention Hillary Clinton's support for the Honduran regime that assassinated activist Berta Cáceres
If unrest in the Middle East and mass migration ease, developed states might once again welcome workers from developing states.
These mega-projects expropriate land, spoil environments, and pollute democracies. Berta Cáceres gave her life resisting them.
The legendary activist dedicated her struggles to martyrs in the fights against exploitation and imperialism. Now she's become one herself.
Several countries afflicted by the Zika virus are asking women to delay getting pregnant. Yet local laws — and U.S. foreign aid rules — make it impossible for many to get a safe abortions.