Regions / Latin America & Caribbean
Central American children fleeing poverty and gang violence are refugees—often from situations U.S. policies have helped to create—and they should be treated as such.
Decades of short-sighted, inhumane U.S. policies have brought a child refugee crisis to America's door.
Fighting corruption is a proven means to reduce inequality. But the issue has often been co-opted by elites looking to do just the opposite.
Clean energy technologies are making headway throughout the Caribbean—and the U.S. should take note.
Like the United States, Brazil has a long way to go with its response to global warming.
Gold-digging multinationals are fueling political violence and environmental devastation in El Salvador, but communities are fighting back.
Military repression in Honduras is a direct legacy of U.S. meddling in the country.
Thousands of poor Brazilians were evicted from their homes to build multimillion-dollar World Cup stadiums that may never be used again. Now Brazilians are fighting back.
The crisis of capitalism isn't just about the gap between rich and poor. It's about the gap between what’s demanded by our planet and what’s demanded by our economy.
A little-known, 41-year-old U.S. law has erected an enduring barrier to comprehensive post-rape care for women.