Regions / Latin America & Caribbean
The concept of Responsibility to Protect (R2P) has gained general acceptance more quickly than anticipated.
How one internally displaced Colombian found himself caught between rebels and paramilitaries -- and how he suffered for it.
Colombia's enormous population of internally displaced people is incredibly diverse, but all are subject to violence and degradation on a daily basis.
Peru is grappling with a host of issues stemming from its violent struggle against insurgent movements.
GM gave its disabled Colombian workers a choice: to die of starvation or to die waiting for a solution.
A recent Peruvian Supreme Court decision on a death squad is a setback for human rights in the country.
A recent sentence for members of a death squad represents a step backward for Peru on human rights.
This article addresses the tactics used by corporations to appear as though they have solutions to environmental problems while, in reality, they are continuing the policies that cause the most environmental degradation.
The removal of Paraguayan President Fernando Lugo is the latest in a series of actions against progressive governments in Latin America.
The Honduran military not only ousted a president. It has militarized society by elbowing aside the police.