More sanctions will only hurt the Venezuelan people
- Michael Shifter
‘It worked in Panama.’ This is not true.
In Caracas, people without running water used plastic containers to haul a supply for their homes in March.
Photo Meridith Kohut for The New York Times
President Trump issued an executive order ...
'They wanted the American dream': reporter reveals story behind tragic photo of drowned migrants
- Julia Le Duc
Julia Le Duc gives details of the father and his toddler daughter who died trying to cross the Río Bravo (Rio Grande)
The bodies of Salvadoran migrant Óscar Alberto Martínez Ramírez and his nearly two-year-old daughter ...
Colombia and its endless list of murdered social leaders
On the eve of Ivan Duque's visit to the United Kingdom
- Oto Higuita
In London, a large group of Colombian citizens are preparing a reception for President Ivan Duque, who will be visiting the United Kingdom from June 17-19 on a business plan.
They have written on white sheets an endless list of hundreds of social leaders ...
Colombia: In Medellín, more than 2,000 women say they are ready to govern
- Juan David López Morales
The political movement Estamos listas* (We Are Ready) is looking to make history during the next elections.
This February 21st, registration will close for the women in the movement who wish to run for office. Next, there will be the choice ...
'It would destroy it': new international airport for Machu Picchu sparks outrage
- Dan Collyns
Peruvian archaeologists decry new airport that would carry tourists directly to already fragile Inca citadel
The Machu Picchu complex is a Unesco world heritage site, and Peru’s most visited tourist attraction. Photograph: Cris Bouroncle/AFP/Getty ...
The CIA's "Hybrid War" against Venezuela
- Achille Lollo
Although Operation Constitution ended with Juan Guaido's miserable and silent return to Caracas, and the capture of the four commanders of the ragtail Venezuelan Liberation Army (1), currently, in the Tona region, in the Colombian department of Santander, ...
Ernesto Araújo, the worst diplomat in the world
- Andre Pagliarini
Jair Bolsonaro’s chief foreign policy architect is combining rabid nationalist rhetoric with pathetic submissiveness to the United States.
Brazilian Foreign Minister Ernesto Araújo and US Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo speak at ...
Giving a voice to the Venezuelan people
- ROAR Magazine
Venezuelan sociologist and former government minister Reinaldo Iturriza calls on the international left to place itself firmly on the side of Venezuela’s popular struggles.
For almost two months now, Venezuela has been caught in a tense stand-off ...
Brazil’s Amazon: the wealth of the earth generates the poverty of humankind
As the world’s largest tropical forest, the wealthiest area in minerals, and the main biogenetic reserve on the planet, the Amazon is among the most sought-after territories by global capital. As the attack against the Amazon advances under ...
These 108 Mexicans were killed for defending our forests and rivers
- Laura Castellanos
In the last decade, 82 of 125 defenders of land and water victims of homicide or disappearance have been native peoples, mainly Nahuas, Purépechas, Rarámuris, Triquis and Wixárikas.
The portrait of Antonio Esteban Cruz is on ...