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If the U.S. wants Cuba to release USAID contractor Alan Gross, it should give up its own political prisoners from Cuba.
The latest UN report on addressing climate change reflects a strong Western bias, but it's the most comprehensive tool we've got.
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.