Latin America & Caribbean

Venezuelan Riots

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

haiti girl-displacement-camp

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.

brazil1

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.

brazil

Millions of people across Brazil have joined one of the largest protest movements in the country’s history. Ironically, the social uprising is directed against the economic policies of a self-proclaimed “socialist” alternative to neoliberalism led by the Worker’s Party government of Dilma Rousseff.

Michel_Martelly_on_April_20,_2011
Growing Uprising Across Haiti to Demand Resignation of President Michel Martelly By Isabelle Papillon and Kim Ives, October 29, 2014
Argentina Economy
Are Vulture Funds a US Tool Against Argentina in an Energy War With Russia? By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, October 28, 2014
Economic-Terrorism-Vulture-Funds-US-Policy-0
Eagles of Empire and Economic Terrorism: Are Vulture Funds Instruments of US Foreign Policy? By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, October 26, 2014
Argentina-New-York-Court-Bankruptcy
“Economic Genocide” in Latin America: The Unspoken Legacy of Wall Street and the IMF. President Cristina Fernandez By Carla Stea, October 25, 2014
haiti carte
Transform your Global Justice Sentiments into Action to End the Military Occupation of Haiti By Ajamu Nangwaya, October 23, 2014
protest-haiti1
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
fidel-castro
Fidel Castro: Cuba’s Response to Ebola. The Time of Duty Has Come By Fidel Castro Ruz, October 21, 2014
alianza-21
Alba Summit on Ebola: Latin American Leaders Meet Cuban Health Workers Heading to West Africa By Granma, October 21, 2014
antichevron
Contamination of Ecuadorian Rainforest: Canadian Bar Association Withdraws Support to Chevron Due to Protests By Telesur, October 20, 2014
mexico-students-graves-investigation.si
Thousands Protest Disappearance of Mexican Teaching Students By Don Knowland, October 19, 2014
cuban_health_workers_embarking
Obama’s Cynical, Stilted Response to Ebola vs. Cuba’s Magnificent Mobilization By Glen Ford, October 16, 2014
Residents of the Salvadorean town of Ilo
Social Movements and the FMLN Government in El Salvador By Asad Ismi, October 15, 2014
cacao beans cocoa
Bolivia’s Transformation: The Victory of Evo Morales By Binoy Kampmark, October 15, 2014
tap-tap
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
La MINUSTAH, instrument d’ingérence, d’abus et d’oppression en Haïti
MINUSTAH’s Occupation of Haiti – A Structure of Global Complicity By Lorenzo Fiorito, October 15, 2014
HAITI UNDER MILITARY OCCUPATION. Haitians Want MINUSTAH to Leave and Compensate Victims of Cholera
On October 15, the United Nations Will Fail Haiti Once Again By Dr. Ajamu Nangwaya and Kevin Edmonds, October 14, 2014
US-Embargo-2014
The Economic War on Cuba: Western Media Remains Silent as Obama Extends U.S. Embargo By Timothy Alexander Guzman, October 13, 2014
An opposition demonstrators holds a Venezuelan flag in front of a burning barricade in Caracas
Venezuela’s “Political Prisoner” Allegory By Cory Fischer-Hoffman, October 11, 2014
Bolivia - Evo y Alvaro at MAS convention- FernandoCartagena, LaR
Bolivia: Elections in the Time of Evo Morales – Movement Towards Socialism Likely to Win Third Consecutive Term By Emily Achtenberg, October 10, 2014
rodolfo1
Cuba Warns of Serious Dangers Facing Humanity at the United Nations By Granma, October 10, 2014
robert-serra-fidel-ernesto-vasquez
Venezuela: International Media Barely Raises Eyebrow over Assassination of Pro-Government Legislator Robert Serra By Ewan Robertson, October 10, 2014
cholera haiti
High-Level Donor Conference on Cholera in Haiti Fails to Secure Much Needed Funding By Center for Economic and Policy Research, October 10, 2014
Ecuador-UE
Document Reveals European Union Bullied Ecuador Into Trade Agreement By Telesur, October 10, 2014
Argentina
Argentina and Wall Street’s Vulture Funds: “Economic Terrorism” and the Western Financial System By Peter Koenig, October 10, 2014
Plane with technical problems at Schiphol airport
Cubana Flight 455: Remembering the Victims of US-Supported Terrorism By Tony Seed, October 08, 2014
WPF Logo
World Peace Forum: Imperialism, Resistance, and Alternatives, Vancouver 25 October By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, Ingo Schmidt, Marta.Harnecker, and Prof. Minqi Li, October 08, 2014
mexico-students-graves-investigation.si
Mexico Disarms Local Police in Missing Students’ City By Press TV, October 07, 2014
Castro
The Heroes of Our Time By Fidel Castro Ruz, October 07, 2014
Argentina-New-York-Court-Bankruptcy
War and Economic Terrorism: Diverging Voices. David Cameron vs. Cristina Fernandez By Colin Todhunter, October 05, 2014
garywebb-article
The New York Times’s Belated Admission on the Contra-Cocaine Scandal By Robert Parry, October 05, 2014
When Fighting Terrorism is a Crime: The Story of the Cuban Five Global Research News Hour Episode 76 By Michael Welch, October 04, 2014
cuba
US Embargo Against Cuba Hinders Information Technology Development By Prensa Latina, October 04, 2014
Vulture-funds
How to Resist Vulture Funds and Financial Imperialism? By Eric Toussaint, October 03, 2014
Latin America: Social Movements in Times of Economic Crises
Terror in Latin America and the Caribbean By W.T. Whitney, October 02, 2014
Pinta y Lucha, Celendin, Cajamarca, Peru by John O'Shea on GlobalResearch.ca
Gold Mining and Environmental Plunder in Northern Peru: The Guardians of the Lagoons By John O Shea, October 02, 2014
Argentina
Argentina’s Debt Default: “US Plotting to Oust, Kill Me”, says Argentina President Cristina Kirschner By Global Research News, October 02, 2014
HAITI-POLITICS-ARISTIDE
Haiti: The US Supports the Curtailing of Democracy – Stop the Political Persecution of Aristide and Fanmi Lavalas By Danny Glover, October 01, 2014
aristide
Haiti: Stop the Attacks on Former President Jean Bertrand Aristide and the Lavalas Movement By Haïti Liberté, October 01, 2014
maduro-mgchavez
Venezuela Poised to Win UN Security Council Seat with Unanimous Regional Support By Cory Fischer-Hoffman, September 30, 2014
maduro
Academics and Diplomats Contest the Washington Post’s Propaganda on Venezuela By Council on Hemispheric Affairs, September 30, 2014
Maduro-373x249
U.S. Media Calls for Preventing Venezuela from UN Security Council Seat By Peter Hart, September 29, 2014
StopSupportingCrime-450x300
15 U.S. Lawmakers Ask Haiti Senate to Make Way for Mock Elections By Ezili Dantò, September 24, 2014
Palestinians take part in a demonstration in support of 125 Palestinian prisoners detained in Israeli jails and who have been on hunger strike for 51 days, in front of Red Cross office in Jerusalem
Israel’s Support for Latin American Dictators: “Mothers of the Disappeared” Feel Gaza’s Pain By Andrew Klein, September 20, 2014
haiti
Open Letter to Mrs. Michelle Obama From a Son of Haiti By Jafrikayiti, September 18, 2014
Haïti soldat
Haiti: A Movement of Solidarity to End the UN’s Illegal Occupation By Dr. Ajamu Nangwaya, September 17, 2014
petrobras
Brazil: Money Laundering Operation “Car Wash” Uncovers Alleged Political Bribery by Petrobras By Richard Smallteacher, September 16, 2014
pesticide_mask_chemical_crop-263x164
Argentina Cancer Deaths Well Above the National Average in Heavily GMO-Planted Areas By Christina Sarich, September 16, 2014
maduro_abbas
Venezuela Sends More Aid Planes to Gaza By Middle East Monitor, September 15, 2014
7-1-2014
The ISIL Caliphate in Iraq and Syria, “Made in America” By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, September 13, 2014
La nueva vida de los opositores cubanos en España
Free the Cuban Five! By House of Latin America, September 12, 2014
Goldcorp-protestor-1-537x358
Guatemalan Protestor Burned Alive for Speaking Out Against Canadian Mining Company GoldCorp By Timon Singh, September 11, 2014
caftadr-logo-guat
Guatemala Rejects U.S. Trade Law Protecting Monsanto and GMOs By Heather Callaghan, September 07, 2014
HAITI: Private Contractors 'Like Vultures Coming to Grab the Loot'
Argentina’s Debt Crisis: In the Wall Street Shadows of the Vultures By Emiliano Gullo, September 04, 2014
latinamerica
Latin America and the Paradoxes of Anti-Imperialism and Class Struggle By Prof. James Petras, September 03, 2014
EUUS
Full Spectrum Dominance, the European Press and the Impending Demise of the EU By Thomas Harrington, August 30, 2014
Malaysian Airline
Look Who’s Talking! MH17 and the US Role in Downing Passenger Airplanes By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, August 29, 2014
Vulture-funds
Colonization by Bankruptcy: The High-stakes Chess Match for Argentina By Ellen Brown, August 25, 2014
Hugo Gutierrez (EFE)
Chile Files Lawsuit Against Israeli Prime Minister, Accuses Israel of Crimes Against Humanity By Global Research News, August 25, 2014
palestineflag
Israeli F-16 Missile Attacks Venezuelan Humanitarian Aid Mission in Gaza By Global Research News, August 22, 2014
Bolivian Flag
Bolivia and the Large Scale Extraction of Natural Resources By Federico Fuentes, August 19, 2014
nato-eu-un-nato
The EU Demands Argentina to Ban Food Exports to Russia: Arrogance and Stupidity By Peter Koenig, August 17, 2014
Bolivian Flag
Seven Special Seats Reserved for the Indigenous Community in Bolivian Elections By David Dougherty, August 16, 2014
Venezuela and Palestine United Against Israel
Venezuela Calls for the Reconstruction of Gaza By Global Research News, August 16, 2014
duvalierclinto
The Clintons, Duvalier, Martelly and Haiti By Jean Saint-Vil, August 16, 2014
mining
Anti-Mining Protests in Nicaragua By International Allies Coalition Against Mining in El Salvador, August 15, 2014
debt
Cry for Argentina: Odious Debt, Fiscal Mismanagement or Pillage? Financial Mechanisms which Spearhead Nations into Bankruptcy By Ellen Brown, August 12, 2014
haiti
When Will the UN Pay For Its Crimes in Haiti? When Will Anyone? By Joe Emersberger, August 12, 2014
correa
How America Carries Out Latin American Coups in the New Political Era By Maurice Lemoine, August 11, 2014
hugo carvajal
Is the US Blackmailing and Intimidating Venezuela’s Top Military Brass? By Nil Nikandrov, August 03, 2014
Death toll from Israel’s UNRWA school strike rises to 15
Five Latin American Countries Withdraw Envoys from Israel By Global Research News, August 01, 2014
haitiflag
When Will the UN Pay For Its Crimes in Haiti? When Will Anyone? By Joe Emersberger, July 31, 2014
haitiflag
Haiti: Tourism Development on Île-à-Vache Island – Reconstruction or Another Disaster? By Jessica Hsu and Jean-Claudy-Aristil, July 24, 2014
U.S. Trojan Horses In Venezuela
The Debate is more than "Pragmatists vs Radicals" By Federico Fuentes, July 23, 2014
Bolivian Flag
The Cochabamba Declaration: Latin America’s Anti-Imperialist Offensive By Socialist Project, July 22, 2014
Chile Cuts Ties With Israel By Global Research News, July 21, 2014
fascism
Fascist Dictatorships and the Unspoken Atrocities of US Imperialism: Chile and Indonesia By Andre Vltchek, July 20, 2014
chinaflag
Interview with Latin American and Caribbean Media By Xinhua, July 17, 2014
Ban-Ki-Moon-Haiti-Cholera
Four Years After Cholera Outbreak, UN Secretary General Visits Haiti By Kim Ives, July 16, 2014
Michel_Martelly_on_April_20,_2011
Haiti: Despite Flawed Electoral Process, International Community Support Continues Unabated By Center for Economic and Policy Research, July 16, 2014
Building-a-BRICS-Wall
‘Building a BRICS Wall’: Stopping the Western Juggernaut By Adrian Salbuchi, July 16, 2014