Latin America & Caribbean

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During the electoral campaign in 2002, Lula DaSilva signed an economic agreement with the IMF which guaranteed a budget surplus of 3%. Lula sought to reassure bankers, international financiers and multi-nationals that Brazil would pay its creditors,…

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Inspired by the US-backed anti-government protests in Venezuela, El Salvador’s oligarchs are preparing to follow the same strategy.

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Most of the aid money went to donor countries’ businesses, government agencies and NGOs, as usual. International “aid” is a well-known capitalist scheme aimed at developing lucrative markets for foreign capital.

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Contrary to the rosy economic picture that the World Bank and the IMF have tried to paint over the past decade, Brazil’s growing discontent with the neoliberal model is now on full display.

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Longstanding US Cuba Policy: Regime Change By Stephen Lendman, December 19, 2014
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The Problem with Obama’s Cuba Speech By Matt Peppe, December 19, 2014
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Thaw in US-Cuba Relations? By Stephen Lendman, December 18, 2014
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Did Raul Castro Just Reverse The Entire Cuban Revolution? By Andrew Korybko, December 18, 2014
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The Cuban Puzzle: Normalisation and Conquest By Binoy Kampmark, December 18, 2014
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The Cuban Five Are Free! By Michael Welch, December 18, 2014
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Freedom for the Remaining “Cuban Five” By Arnold August, December 18, 2014
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“Cuban Five” at Heart of US-Cuba Deal By Marjorie Cohn, December 18, 2014
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100 Years of Occupation – 100 Years of Resistance in Haiti By Ezili Dantò, December 17, 2014
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“America’s Crazy Path of Sanctions”: Congress Passes Venezuela Sanctions, Obama Expected to Sign By Ewan Robertson, December 17, 2014
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Haiti: Police and UN Fire on Swelling Demonstrations Demanding President Martelly Step Down By Kim Ives, December 17, 2014
United Nations Peacekeeper Soldiers Open Fire on Protesters in Haiti By Global Research News, December 16, 2014
CIA Torture in Latin America. The Historical Record By Global Research News, December 15, 2014
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Haitian PM Laurent Lamothe Resigns Amid Protests By Telesur, December 14, 2014
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USAID Exposed in Cuba – What it Tells Us About US Subversion Worldwide By Tony Cartalucci, December 13, 2014
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Lawless US Sanctions on Venezuela By Stephen Lendman, December 11, 2014
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Haiti: Massive Demonstration Planned for U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s Visit By Kim Ives, December 11, 2014
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Brazilian Commission Details Murder and Torture by US-backed Dictatorship By Bill Van Auken, December 11, 2014
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Latin America: Leftist Parties Win Important National Elections in 2014 By Asad Ismi, December 10, 2014
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Mexico: Murders and Disappearances of the Students of Ayotzinapa Was a Crime of the State By Richard Roman and Edur Velasco Arregui, December 10, 2014
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Mexican President Accepted Favors From Construction Contractor Which Was Granted a $3.7 Billion Contract By Richard Smallteacher, December 10, 2014
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In “Historic Stand” Against Injustice, Uruguay Welcomes Six Guantanamo Detainees By Andrea Germanos, December 08, 2014
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Haiti: USAID Houses Found to be of Poor Quality, Will Cost Millions to Repair By Center for Economic and Policy Research, December 07, 2014
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Haiti: Mass Resistance to the Corrupt US Sponsored Martelly-Lamothe Regime By Ezili Dantò, December 04, 2014
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Nationwide Uprising Gains Strength in Haiti By Kim Ives, December 04, 2014
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The Mexican Crisis: Human Rights Violations, Corruption and Neoliberal Economic Policies By Armando Chaguaceda and Alex Caldera, December 03, 2014
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Thousands of Mexican Workers and Youth Demand Peña Nieto’s Resignation By Rafael Azul, December 03, 2014
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More Beheaded Bodies Discovered in Southern Mexico By Telesur, December 01, 2014
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Uruguay: Candidate of Leftist Broad Front Coalition Tabare Vazquez Wins Presidency By Telesur, December 01, 2014
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Democratizing the Media in Ecuador By Prof. Tim Anderson, November 30, 2014
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Mexican President Peña Nieto Announces Police-state Plan as More Bodies are Discovered By Rafael Azul, November 29, 2014
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Mexican Government Denies 31 Other Students Are Missing By Telesur, November 27, 2014
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Neoliberal Economic Policy and the Plight of Third World Debt. Market Destabilization and Vulture Funds By Eric Toussaint, November 27, 2014
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Haiti: Largest Anti-Government Demonstration to Date Demands President Michel Martelly’s Resignation By Thomas Péralte, November 27, 2014
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Disappeared Students in Mexico: Human Rights Watch’s Biased Coverage and Double Standards By Joe Emersberger, November 25, 2014
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The Protest Movement in Peru: Strengthening Sustainable Production and Local Economies, Protecting the Environment By John O Shea, November 25, 2014
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More Mass Graves Found in Mexican Search for Missing Students By Telesur, November 24, 2014
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Mexican Military Threatens Intervention against Mass Protests By Eric London, November 22, 2014
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Disappeared Students in Mexico: Global Struggle for Ayotzinapa Captures World’s Attention By Telesur, November 22, 2014
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Cancer Deaths Double in Argentina’s GMO Agribusiness Areas By Lawrence Woodward, November 19, 2014
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Haiti: As Police Fatally Shoot Demonstrators at Massive March, Ruling Class Rivalry Bursts into View By Kim Ives, November 19, 2014
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Monsanto’s Glyphosate Pesticide: Cancer Deaths Have Doubled in Argentina’s GMO Agriculture By Carolanne Wright, November 19, 2014
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25th Anniversary of El Salvador Jesuit Murders By Kate Doyle, November 17, 2014
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Deadly Flooding Hits Haiti’s North: President Martelly Uses Tragedy to Campaign By Thomas Péralte, November 12, 2014
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Angry Protests Sweep Mexico after Government Says Missing Students are Dead By Don Knowland, November 11, 2014
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Ending The Cuba Blockade, Normalizing US-Cuba Relations By Ricardo Alarcón, November 07, 2014
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“The Cuban Five”: The NYT Supports a Prisoner Swap, Constitutional Presidential Pardon By Arnold August, November 07, 2014
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More than 100,000 March in Mexico City over Disappeared Students By Rafael Azul, November 07, 2014
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Peace Talks in Havana and Murder in Colombia: The Santos Regime’s Dual Strategy By Prof. James Petras, November 06, 2014
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Venezuela: 15% Minimum Wage Increase – Workers’ Bank Launched by President Maduro By Z.C. Dutka, November 05, 2014
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Haiti: High School Teachers Strike, Demanding Several Months of Unpaid Salaries By Isabelle Papillon, November 05, 2014
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Haiti’s Nightmare: The Cocaine Coup and The CIA Connection By Paul DeRienzo, November 04, 2014
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United States Forced to Acknowledge Role of Cuba in Ebola Response By Abayomi Azikiwe, November 04, 2014
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Cuba, the Empire and Ebola By Prof. Tim Anderson, November 03, 2014
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Bolivia’s Economy Under Evo Morales in 10 Graphs By Jake Johnston and Stephan Lefebvre, November 01, 2014
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Growing Uprising Across Haiti to Demand Resignation of President Michel Martelly By Isabelle Papillon and Kim Ives, October 29, 2014
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Are Vulture Funds a US Tool Against Argentina in an Energy War With Russia? By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, October 28, 2014
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Eagles of Empire and Economic Terrorism: Are Vulture Funds Instruments of US Foreign Policy? By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, October 26, 2014
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“Economic Genocide” in Latin America: The Unspoken Legacy of Wall Street and the IMF. President Cristina Fernandez By Carla Stea, October 25, 2014
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Transform your Global Justice Sentiments into Action to End the Military Occupation of Haiti By Ajamu Nangwaya, October 23, 2014
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Police Repression in Haiti: Thousands March Demanding President Martelly’s Resignation – Hundreds Faint from Tear Gas By Thomas Péralte and Kim Ives, October 22, 2014
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Fidel Castro: Cuba’s Response to Ebola. The Time of Duty Has Come By Fidel Castro Ruz, October 21, 2014
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Alba Summit on Ebola: Latin American Leaders Meet Cuban Health Workers Heading to West Africa By Granma, October 21, 2014
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Contamination of Ecuadorian Rainforest: Canadian Bar Association Withdraws Support to Chevron Due to Protests By Telesur, October 20, 2014
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Thousands Protest Disappearance of Mexican Teaching Students By Don Knowland, October 19, 2014
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Obama’s Cynical, Stilted Response to Ebola vs. Cuba’s Magnificent Mobilization By Glen Ford, October 16, 2014
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Social Movements and the FMLN Government in El Salvador By Asad Ismi, October 15, 2014
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Bolivia’s Transformation: The Victory of Evo Morales By Binoy Kampmark, October 15, 2014
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Haiti: Gas Price Hike Fuels Misery and Anger – Cost of Living Has Quintupled Since the 2004 US-Backed Coup d’État By Thomas Péralte, October 15, 2014
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MINUSTAH’s Occupation of Haiti – A Structure of Global Complicity By Lorenzo Fiorito, October 15, 2014
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On October 15, the United Nations Will Fail Haiti Once Again By Dr. Ajamu Nangwaya and Kevin Edmonds, October 14, 2014
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The Economic War on Cuba: Western Media Remains Silent as Obama Extends U.S. Embargo By Timothy Alexander Guzman, October 13, 2014
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Venezuela’s “Political Prisoner” Allegory By Cory Fischer-Hoffman, October 11, 2014
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Bolivia: Elections in the Time of Evo Morales – Movement Towards Socialism Likely to Win Third Consecutive Term By Emily Achtenberg, October 10, 2014
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Cuba Warns of Serious Dangers Facing Humanity at the United Nations By Granma, October 10, 2014
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Venezuela: International Media Barely Raises Eyebrow over Assassination of Pro-Government Legislator Robert Serra By Ewan Robertson, October 10, 2014
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High-Level Donor Conference on Cholera in Haiti Fails to Secure Much Needed Funding By Center for Economic and Policy Research, October 10, 2014
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Document Reveals European Union Bullied Ecuador Into Trade Agreement By Telesur, October 10, 2014
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Argentina and Wall Street’s Vulture Funds: “Economic Terrorism” and the Western Financial System By Peter Koenig, October 10, 2014
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Cubana Flight 455: Remembering the Victims of US-Supported Terrorism By Tony Seed, October 08, 2014