Latin America & Caribbean


“Having lost eighteen of nineteen elections, their chances of taking power or replacing the government through electoral channels …are virtually nil, and so what I think they’ve decided on as a strategy is to create chaos, insecurity, and especially engage…

Venezuelan Riots

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.


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.

Colonization by Bankruptcy: The High-stakes Chess Match for Argentina By Ellen Brown, August 25, 2014
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Chile Files Lawsuit Against Israeli Prime Minister, Accuses Israel of Crimes Against Humanity By Global Research News, August 25, 2014
Israeli F-16 Missile Attacks Venezuelan Humanitarian Aid Mission in Gaza By Global Research News, August 22, 2014
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Bolivia and the Large Scale Extraction of Natural Resources By Federico Fuentes, August 19, 2014
The EU Demands Argentina to Ban Food Exports to Russia: Arrogance and Stupidity By Peter Koenig, August 17, 2014
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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
The Clintons, Duvalier, Martelly and Haiti By Jean Saint-Vil, August 16, 2014
Anti-Mining Protests in Nicaragua By International Allies Coalition Against Mining in El Salvador, August 15, 2014
Cry for Argentina: Odious Debt, Fiscal Mismanagement or Pillage? Financial Mechanisms which Spearhead Nations into Bankruptcy By Ellen Brown, August 12, 2014
When Will the UN Pay For Its Crimes in Haiti? When Will Anyone? By Joe Emersberger, August 12, 2014
How America Carries Out Latin American Coups in the New Political Era By Maurice Lemoine, August 11, 2014
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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
When Will the UN Pay For Its Crimes in Haiti? When Will Anyone? By Joe Emersberger, July 31, 2014
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
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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
Fascist Dictatorships and the Unspoken Atrocities of US Imperialism: Chile and Indonesia By Andre Vltchek, July 20, 2014
Interview with Latin American and Caribbean Media By Xinhua, July 17, 2014
Four Years After Cholera Outbreak, UN Secretary General Visits Haiti By Kim Ives, July 16, 2014
Haiti: Despite Flawed Electoral Process, International Community Support Continues Unabated By Center for Economic and Policy Research, July 16, 2014
‘Building a BRICS Wall’: Stopping the Western Juggernaut By Adrian Salbuchi, July 16, 2014
BRICS Against Washington Consensus By Pepe Escobar, July 16, 2014
Anti-Dollar Alliance Prepares Launch of BRICS Bank By Tyler Durden, July 15, 2014
Monsanto’s Herbicide Linked to Fatal Kidney Disease Epidemic: Could It Topple the Company? By Jeff Ritterman, July 15, 2014
Brics to Open Alternatives to World Bank, IMF By Valentina Pop, July 15, 2014
Endings at the World Cup: What a German Victory means By Binoy Kampmark, July 14, 2014
The Mass Protests in Brazil in June-July 2013 By Socialist Project, July 13, 2014
Exit Brazil: Catastrophe at the World Cup. The 7-1 Loss to Germany on Home Soil By Binoy Kampmark, July 09, 2014
Brazil: Dictatorship-era Torture Techniques and Secret Executions Revealed in Declassified U.S. Documents By Peter Kornbluh, July 09, 2014
Salvadoran Farmers Successfully Oppose the Use of Monsanto Seeds By Dahr Jamail, July 09, 2014
America’s “War on Drugs” Has Triggered a “Humanitarian Crisis” in Central American. Children Converging at the US Border By Joachim Hagopian, July 08, 2014
Cuba Develops Four Cancer Vaccines, Ignored by the Media By Tony Seed, July 07, 2014
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Well-Funded Western NGOs Whitewashing Venezuela’s Right Wing By Joe Emersberger, July 07, 2014
The Human Cost of the FIFA World Cup By T. J. Petrowski, July 05, 2014
Venezuela: Questions about Democracy and a Free Press By James D. Cockcroft, July 05, 2014
Dirty Wars and Football: The Ghost of General Videla By Binoy Kampmark, July 04, 2014
New “Toothpaste Terrorism”… Used in the 1970′s by a CIA Asset By Jim Naureckas, July 01, 2014
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Unconventional Warfare: The Political Destabilization Campaign continues in Venezuela By Asad Ismi, June 30, 2014
Salvadorians Challenge Former Canadian Mining Corporation’s Violation of Human Rights By P. Cabezas, June 30, 2014
Haiti: Bill Clinton Receives “Lifetime Achievement Award” but Where is the Money for Reconstruction? By Greg Dunkel, June 26, 2014
The Global Financial Context: Paul Singer
Wall Street Hedge Fund Fraud Upheld by US Court: Argentina to Pay “Vulture” Fund $832 Million for Bonds Bought for $49 Million By Pratap Chatterjee, June 26, 2014
Evo Morales: “Our Liberation is for the Whole of Humanity”. For a Global Brotherhood Among The People By Evo Morales Ayma, June 26, 2014
Canada: New Federally Funded Academic Institute, A Tool to Support the Interests of the Mining Companies By MiningWatch Canada, June 25, 2014
Venezuela: The Capitalists Still Control the State and the Bulk of the Economy By Arlene Eisen, June 24, 2014
Teachers, Unions, Students Build Trinational Movement Against Neoliberal Education By Roshan Bliss, June 24, 2014
Residents simulate bad service at a public hospital during a protest against the 2014 World Cup, organized by non-governmental organization (NGO) Rio de Paz (Rio of Peace) at the Jacarezinho slum in Rio de Janeiro
Soccer Is Democratic. The World Cup Is Oligarchy. By Nathalie Baptiste, June 23, 2014
How the “International Community” Rigged the 2010 Elections in Haiti By Center for Economic and Policy Research, June 19, 2014
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Guatemalans Suing Canadian Mining Company Tahoe Resources for Violence and Repression By MiningWatch Canada, June 18, 2014
Fidel Castro and the Cuban Five: “Good Terrorism” As A Weapon Of US Hegemony By Chandra Muzaffar, June 16, 2014
Brazil’s Olympics and World Cup: Mega-Events and the Threat to Public Welfare By David Swanson, June 15, 2014
Brazil: A World Soccer Cup for Corporations By Marta Molina, June 14, 2014
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On Opening Day of the World Cup, Protests continue in Brazil By Rafael Azul, June 13, 2014
‘Need Food, not Football’: Brazilian Graffiti Art Expresses Outrage Over World Cup By RT, June 12, 2014
Brazil on Strike: Class Struggle and the World Cup By Sabrina Fernandes, June 12, 2014
Race, Class and the World Cup in Brazil By Mike LaSusa, June 11, 2014
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The Prospects and Problems of 21st Century Socialism in the US By Danny Haiphong, June 11, 2014
Brazilian Workers Clash with Police on Eve of World Cup By Rafael Azul, June 10, 2014
Independent Media Delivers Truth and Accountability
The Hypocrisy of Human Rights Watch By Keane Bhatt, June 10, 2014
Destabilization in Venezuela: Opposition Figures Face Allegations of Conspiracy – U.S. Government Possibly Involved By Ewan Robertson, June 09, 2014
Haiti Nine Years Post-Coup and Canada’s Black Gold By Michael Welch, Roger Annis, Brendan Hayley, and Cynthia McKinney, June 07, 2014
Imperialism’s Coup d’Etat against Democracy and the People of Haiti By Dr. Ajamu Nangwaya, June 07, 2014
Haiti’s Struggle for Freedom: US Imperialism, MINUSTAH and the Overthrow of Jean-Bertrand Aristide By Timothy Alexander Guzman, June 06, 2014
Ecuador to Transfer More Than Half its Gold Reserves to Goldman Sachs in Exchange for “Liquidity” By Michael Krieger, June 05, 2014
UK Aid Money Used by Contractor to Build Houses for the Wealthy in El Salvador By Fatima Hansia, June 05, 2014
GMO Agriculture and Dow AgroSciences’ Genetically Modified Soyabeans: Waging War on Peasants By Grain, June 04, 2014
Days Before Obama Announced CO2 Rule, Exxon Awarded Gulf of Mexico Oil Leases By Steve Horn, June 04, 2014
Elections in Brazil: US Covert Intelligence Operations in Support of "Democracy"
Brazil: Workers Struggle Trumps Sports Spectacle By Prof. James Petras, June 03, 2014
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Political Destabilization in Venezuela and the Western Media’s Double Standard By Salim Lamrani, June 01, 2014
Cracking the US Economic Blockade of Cuba By Prof. Tim Anderson, May 31, 2014
VIDEO: Wisconsin Protests: Farmers Fight Back
How Global Agri-Business Destroys Farming By Colin Todhunter, May 30, 2014
Challenging “All Forms of Injustice”? Who is the “Real Pope” Francis I? By Prof Michel Chossudovsky and James Corbett, May 29, 2014
“Washington’s Pope”? Who is Pope Francis I? By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, May 28, 2014
U.S. Covert Intervention in Chile: Planning to Block Allende Began Long before September 1970 Election By Peter Kornbluh, May 26, 2014
Separatism and Empire Building in the 21st Century By Prof. James Petras, May 22, 2014
CIA seeks laid-off bankers in N.Y. recruitment drive
U.S. Court of Appeals Joins the CIA’s Cover-Up of its Bay of Pigs Disaster By The National Security Archive, May 22, 2014
The North American Security Framework. Expanded Trilateral Defense Cooperation By Dana Gabriel, May 22, 2014
Terrorism in Venezuela and Its “Regime Change” Accomplices By Steve Ellner, May 22, 2014