PUERTO RICO: Second Yankee invasion?
- Berta Joubert-Ceci
Oct. 2 — A year after the United States invaded Puerto Rico in 1898 and imposed a military regime, Hurricane San Ciriaco hit the island and devastated nearly its entire infrastructure. This allowed the invaders to restructure the country at ...
Luck, Not Tougher Building Standards, Spared Mexico in Quake
- Various Authors - مؤلفين مختلفين - Auteurs divers- AAVV
Azam Ahmed and Marina Franco reported from Mexico City, and Henry Fountain from New York. Elisabeth Malkin and Paulina Villegas contributed reporting from Mexico City.
MEXICO CITY — The devastation caused by Tuesday’s earthquake in Mexico ...
FARC’s step towards peace in Colombia must not be met with another ‘political genocide’
- Jan Boesten
In his magnus opus 100 Years of Solitude, the late Colombian Nobel laureate, Gabriel García Márquez, warned his compatriots that “it is easier to begin a war than to end it”. And true enough, the country’s decades-old ...
Netanyahu embarks on first Latin America visit by Israeli Prime Minister
- Barak Ravid ברק רביד
The 10-day trip includes meetings with leaders from Argentina, Paraguay, Colombia, Mexico and finally a stop at the UN General Assembly
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu left Sunday evening for a 10-day trip to three Latin American countries and the ...
Large-scale manoeuvres encircling Venezuela
- Manlio Dinucci Μάνλιο Ντινούτσι مانليو دينوتشي
The political media reflectors shine their spotlight on what is happening within Venezuela yet leave a shadow cast over what is happening around Venezuela. As the Pentagon has plotted out the world, Venezuela falls under the jurisdiction of the U. ...
Urgent Action: Forced disappearance of Santiago Maldonado in Mapuche Community in Argentina
- Amnesty International منظمة العفو الدولية
National Security Forces violently repressed the Mapuche communityPu Lof en Resistencia, in Chubut, Argentina,and a 28-year-old man was forcibly disappeared.
On the morning of 1 August 2017, about 100 members of the Argentine National Gendarmerie ...
Sphere of Influence: How US libertarians are remaking Latin American politics
- Lee Fang
Listen to reporter Lee Fang discuss his investigation of the Atlas Network on our podcast Intercepted
For Alejandro Chafuen, the gathering this spring at the Brick Hotel in Buenos Aires was as much a homecoming as it was a victory lap. Chafuen, ...
Venezuela Crisis: the US Wants “Its” Country Back
- John Wight
What is taking place in Venezuela is an attempt at counterrevolution. Washington wants ‘its’ country back, which is why it is providing both overt and covert support to an opposition determined to return the country to its previous ...
Venezuela votes: Massive support for Constituent Assembly
- Berta Joubert-Ceci
The sound of trumpets at dawn on July 30 began a day of voting to elect delegates to Venezuela’s new Constituent Assembly. These delegates will take on the great responsibility of representing the people as they make changes to the current Bolivarian ...
Venezuela: Toward the Constituent Assembly!
A collective statement
- Venezuela Corazón
Just now great part of the destiny of Latin America and the Caribbean is at stakes in Venezuela. For this reason all the artillery of the conservative sectors – in particular the communicational one – is focused to legitimize the support ...