In the face of extractive industries’ enormous economic clout, Central Americans are facing increasing displacement and threats to their democratic rights.
America is back–to the same old, same old.
The Biden administration says it wants to counter the corruption that’s driving displacement. Does that apply to U.S. allies in Honduras?
Rural teacher Pedro Castillo’s victory in Peru could mean a new chapter for the country — if he can overcome a hostile press, business class, and Washington.
Even if governments agree to suspend patent protections for vaccines, corporations can fight back with expensive lawsuits.
In the world’s largest democracies, far-right movements that embrace violence, reject democracy, and target the vulnerable are on the rise.
As the “forever war” in Afghanistan draws to a close, a look at the prospects for shutting down the “forever prison” it helped fill.
Outsourcing migration control to authoritarian regimes has proven costly, insidious, and common for Global North governments.
The factors that drive displacement are often complex, but welcoming refugees isn’t.
Why are desperate refugees turning up on the U.S. border? Because we have offloaded the costs of the drug war on Latin America.