Posts Tagged: latin America
President Obama charted a new direction for U.S. policy toward Latin America. Now it's time for him and his allies to make good on the promise.
The region's newfound independence may blunt the impact of global economic turmoil.
Gigantic dams have returned to Latin America, reports columnist Laura Carlsen, and they're just as destructive as the old ones.
The Mexican government wants to put its national oil industry into private hands, reports columnist Laura Carlsen, but it's going to be a tough sell.
Washington is using new free trade agreements to push U.S. food--and food safety standards--down the throats of other countries.
The U.S. Military reconfigures its unpopular presence in Latin America.
Noam Chomsky looks at the increasing power and coordination of the countries of the Global South.
On her foreign policy agenda: There's every indication that it closely parallels that of the Bush administration.
As Latin America's leftward political shift grows deeper roots, U.S. influence over the region is declining.
In a new interview, Noam Chomsky talks about U.S. war plans, what you don't read in the mainstream media, and why international affairs are run like the mafia.