Regions / Latin America & Caribbean
Despite U.S.-backed violence against them, indigenous communities are fighting back as multinational corporations encroach on their lands.
The Senate's leading Cuba hawks place the island--which they have never visited--at the center of every U.S. policy question on Latin America.
Anti-government protests are being conducted by wealthier, right-wing Venezuelans, who have caused more deaths than security officials.
Washington is threatening to withhold development aid unless El Salvador adopts economic policies that Salvadorans just voted against.
In a society in upheaval, just who are "the People"?
The president of Haiti—a country with no external threats, a history of military repression, and an abundance of more pressing problems—is rebuilding the once-banished Haitian military.
Change won't come to America's broken immigration system from policymakers. It will come from organizers.
The human race and our planet need a new water ethic.
Where exactly is power located on this planet of ours right now?
Many working-class residents of West Caracas see Venezuela's protests as part of a power grab by the country's elites.