Latin America & Caribbean


Wall Street was firmly behind the military Junta which waged “The Dirty War” on its behalf. In turn, the Catholic Church hierarchy played a central role in sustaining the legitimacy of the military Junta.


Washington’s negotiations with Cuba are one part of a two-track policy. There is a major US build-up in Latin America, with increasing reliance on ‘military platforms’, designed to launch military interventions in strategic countries.


Presidential candidate Jeb Bush had close personal ties to Raul Salinas de Gortiari, brother of Mexico’s former president Carlos Salinas de Gortiari. In the 1990s, Raul the “drug kingpin”, according to Switzerland’s federal prosecutor Carla del Ponte, was one of the main figures of the Mexican Drug Cartel.

Nisman and Kirchner

A fifth column exists in Argentina. It should be noted that some of the individuals involved in this case are leftover elements from the period of the military dictatorship in Argentina that collaborated closely with the US.

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World Peoples’ Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth: Indigenous People's Declaration
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An outside view of Guantanamo Bay prison | Photo: Reuters
Close Guantanamo and Return It to Cuba By Marjorie Cohn, November 15, 2015
Cuba–US Relations and the Perspicacity of Fidel Castro’s Thinking By Arnold August, November 12, 2015
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Neoliberal Water under the Bridge: How Politics and Business Unite in the U.S., Honduras and Israel By Charity Crouse, November 10, 2015
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Africa’s Children Return! Cuba and African Liberation By Isaac Saney, November 06, 2015
Illegal Deforestation of Peru’s Amazon, 5000 Hectares for Palm Oil: Peruvian Indigenous Leader By Forest Peoples Programme, November 02, 2015
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The Normalization of Relations with Cuba: Obama, Put Your Money Where Your Mouth is on Cuba By Art Heitzer and Marjorie Cohn, November 01, 2015
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The Continuing US Blockade of Cuba, the UN General Assembly Vote illustrates the Cold Reality By Binoy Kampmark, October 30, 2015
The Defeat of the FTAA. The Emergence of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America – Peoples’ Trade Treaty (ALBA-TCP) By Arnold August, October 30, 2015
The United Nations and the Houla Massacre: The Information Battlefield
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World Health Organization Describes Cuba’s Health System as Exemplary By Prensa Latina, October 29, 2015
Cuba’s National Hero: Camilo Cienfuegos By Birsen Filip, October 28, 2015
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US Election Scams in Haiti By Ezili Dantò, October 26, 2015
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State Terror or Capitalist Terror, Military Coup or Capitalist Coup By Prof. James Petras, October 23, 2015
Crimes against Humanity: Why Is Henry Kissinger Walking Around Free? By Andy Piascik, October 21, 2015
Media Disinformation: The Imaginary Cuban Troops in Syria By Matt Peppe, October 19, 2015
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Cuba: End The Blockade Immediately! By Chandra Muzaffar, October 18, 2015
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Some of the millions of people who have fled Syria. Photo credit: The UN Refugee Agency / G. Gubaeva
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Why Americans Should Closely Watch Unfolding Events in Guatemala, A Trail of Bodies Leads Back to the USA By Prof. Edward Curtin, October 08, 2015
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Jorge Risquet, Cuban Revolutionary Leader in African Affairs, Dies 40 Years After Angolan Campaign By Abayomi Azikiwe, October 06, 2015
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The U.N. Resolution Condemning the US Trade Embargo on Cuba By Birsen Filip, September 28, 2015
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Guatemala: “Soft Coup” Scenario By Nil Nikandrov, September 21, 2015
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Subversion Against Cuba Continues Uninterrupted Amidst Normalization By Matt Peppe, September 16, 2015
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Canadian Gunboat Diplomacy By Yves Engler, September 09, 2015
Cuba-US Relations and Freedom of the Press By Arnold August, September 09, 2015
“Silent Invasion”: The US and the Militarization of Latin America By Eric Draitser, September 09, 2015
Human Rights Watch Is Not about Human Rights By Dave Alpert, September 08, 2015
The Clinton Plan for Haiti. America’s Neo-Colonial Mandate By Dady Chery, September 07, 2015
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Haiti’s Earthquake Victims in Peril
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Cuba-US Relations: Long and Contentious History Stands In the Way of “Normalization” By Keith Bolender, August 25, 2015
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The remaining prisoners in Guantánamo
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How Will the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Affect Off Shore Drilling Regulations
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Ecuadorian president Rafael Correa has worked very hard to cultivate an international public image as defender of the rainforest. But several local civil society and environmental organizations beg to differ. Photo Credit: Cancillería del Ecuador / Flickr
Washington Threatens Ecuadorian Democracy By Stephen Lendman, August 14, 2015
Calm before the Storm?  The Dollar versus the Yuan: America and China Engage in a "Currency War"
China-Latin American Relations, Santiago De Chile: The Yuan’s Financial Stronghold By Ariel Noyola Rodríguez, August 06, 2015
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Puerto Rico
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Puerto Rico in the Hurricane of America’s Economic Crisis By Ariel Noyola Rodríguez, July 31, 2015
HAÏTI : L’université Henry Christophe est un acte réparatoire aux victimes du massacre de 1937
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The Anti-Imperalist News Networks in Latin America, Russia and China By Andre Vltchek, July 29, 2015
USAID Funded Group Supporting Haitian President in 2010 By Center for Economic and Policy Research, July 28, 2015
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Imperialism: Bankers, Drug Wars and Genocide
Imperialism: Bankers, Drug Wars and Genocide. Mexico’s Descent into Inferno By Prof. James Petras, July 25, 2015
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