Latin America & Caribbean

Who was Pope Francis before he became Pope? And why was he chosen to become Pope? Jorge Maria Bergoglio, appointed "Provincial" of the Order of Jesus in Argentina was one of the main supporters --within the Catholic hierarchy-- of Argentina's military dictatorship which came to power in March 1976.
Evo Morales is Bolivia’s democratically elected president. In cahoots with Bolivian fascists, military and police, along with the OAS, CIA forces toppled Morales for not subordinating the country’s sovereign rights to US interests.
In early 1970s, in a note to the CIA, Henry Kissinger recommended “Make the economy scream.” The same concept has been applied to Venezuela, with advanced techniques of financial warfare.
The Junta ordered a hike in the price of bread from 11 to 40 escudos. While food prices had skyrocketed, wages had been frozen. From one day to the next, an entire country had been precipitated into abysmal poverty; in less than a year the price of bread in Chile increased thirty-six fold.
Washington Slams Cuba’s Doctors as US Embargo Blocks Coronavirus Aid By Dave DeCamp, April 06, 2020
Switching Focus: From the Coronavirus Crisis to the Cuban Missile Crisis By Shane Quinn, April 05, 2020
A Simple “Democratic Transition” Framework for Venezuela: End All “Sanctions” By Nino Pagliccia, April 05, 2020
US Sends Navy Ships to Caribbean in ‘Anti-Drug’ Mission Targeting Venezuela By Ricardo Vaz and Lucas Koerner, April 03, 2020
Uncompromising Defence of President Maduro: From the Heart By Arnold August, April 03, 2020
United States Continues Imperialist Policies Despite COVID-19 Pandemic By Abayomi Azikiwe, April 02, 2020
Trump Regime Scheme to Transition from Democracy to Tyranny in Venezuela By Stephen Lendman, April 02, 2020
Dangerous Gifts: Coronavirus and Trump’s Sanctions Regime By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, April 02, 2020
Who are the Narco-Terrorists: George H. Walker Bush: The Bush Family and the Mexican Drug Cartel By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, April 02, 2020
Former Venezuelan General Hands Himself Over to US Authorities By Ricardo Vaz, April 01, 2020
William Barr Greenlit Bush’s Invasion of Panama, Is Venezuela Next? By Dave DeCamp, March 31, 2020
The Virus of Sanctions: Flattening the Curve By George Capaccio, March 31, 2020
Murphy Organizes Senate Effort to Call for Ease of US Sanctions Hindering Response to COVID-19 By US Senator Chris Murphy of Connecticut, March 30, 2020
U.S., Canada Side with Fanatical Coup Regime in Bolivia By Asad Ismi, March 30, 2020
Cuba – An Example of Solidarity in a Time of Crisis By Nino Pagliccia, March 30, 2020
US Senators Request to Ease Sanctions Against Venezuela, Iran By Telesur, March 30, 2020
With a Quarter of the World’s Population Under US Sanctions, Countries Appeal to UN to Intervene By Alan MacLeod, March 30, 2020
USA Activates New Phase of Violence and Coup d’état Against Venezuela By République bolivarienne du Venezuela, March 29, 2020
“Narco-Terrorism” and the Maduro Bounty Indictment as a Prelude to Panamanian-Style Racist Aggression By Black Alliance for Peace, March 29, 2020
Media Repeat Phony Trump Regime Narco-Terrorism Charges against Maduro By Stephen Lendman, March 27, 2020
Doctors, Not Bombs… “Educated in the Idea of Saving Lives” By Fidel Castro, March 27, 2020
Venezuela Dismisses US Justice Department ‘Narco-terrorism’ Accusations By Lucas Koerner and Ricardo Vaz, March 27, 2020
Bolsonaro Needs Help to Overcome Coronavirus Pandemic Despite Loyalty to Trump By Paul Antonopoulos, March 27, 2020
Nicaragua: Advancing Social Equality and Food Sovereignty By Carissa Brands, March 26, 2020
Venezuela’s Coronavirus Response Might Surprise You By Leonardo Flores, March 25, 2020
Coronavirus: Punishing America’s Enemies By Philip Giraldi, March 24, 2020
8-Day Journey from Hong Kong to Chile, COVID-19 on My Tail By Andre Vltchek, March 24, 2020
Brazilian President’s Son Creates Diplomatic Crisis Between Brazil and China By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, March 24, 2020
UNHCR Lies About Nicaragua – Standard Western Reporting By Stephen Sefton, March 24, 2020
IMF Rejects Venezuela COVID-19 Emergency Fund Appeal By Ricardo Vaz, March 23, 2020
Cuba Sends 53 Doctors and Nurses to Fight Covid-19 in Italy By Telesur, March 23, 2020
The IMF Abandons Venezuelans to the Threat of the COVID-19 Pandemic on a Political Decision By Nino Pagliccia, March 22, 2020
Sanctions: Unilateral Coercive Measures for Regime Change in Venezuela By Nino Pagliccia, March 20, 2020
US House Rams Through Nicaragua Regime-change Bill with Zero Opposition By Ben Norton, March 20, 2020
Dominic Raab Thanks Cuba for Coronavirus Assistance By Bruce Cumings, March 18, 2020
England’s Irish Slaves By Robert E. West, March 18, 2020
Cuban Drug Could Save Thousands of Lives in Coronavirus Pandemic By Steve Sweeney, March 17, 2020
“Maximum-pressure March”: US Hybrid War on Venezuela Heats Up By Leonardo Flores, March 17, 2020
COVID-19 and the CIA’s Biological Warfare on Cuba By Timothy Alexander Guzman, March 16, 2020
Helms-Burton Law, Internationalization Weapon to Blockade Cuba By Elizabeth Borrego Rodriguez, March 16, 2020
Venezuela Takes Action Against COVID-19 Amid the US Blockade By Telesur, March 14, 2020
MAS Presents New Legal Resort to Enable Evo Morales’ Candidacy By Telesur, March 11, 2020
Lift the U.S. Embargo on Cuba By Jacob G. Hornberger, March 10, 2020
Western Union Suspends Family Remittances to Cuba, Except from the U.S. By Granma, March 10, 2020
Fire Destroys Most Voting Machines in Venezuela’s Capital By Reuters, March 10, 2020
Former Nobel Peace Prize Nominates Morales for 2020 Distinction By Telesur, March 06, 2020
Will Policy of Destabilizing Latin American Countries Help Trump to be Re-Elected? By Paul Antonopoulos, March 05, 2020
Venezuela Responds with Principled Conviction to the US’ Desperate Attempts at Regime Change By Nino Pagliccia, March 04, 2020
From Monroe to Trump. US Sponsored Military Coups in Latin America By Elson Concepción Pérez, March 04, 2020
Ottawa “Initiative on Haiti”: Petition to House of Commons By Jean Saint-Vil, March 03, 2020
Brazil on the Brink of Environmental Collapse By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, March 03, 2020
Analysis of the 2019 Bolivia Election By Jack R. Williams and John Curiel, March 02, 2020
MIT Study Finds No Evidence of Fraud in Bolivian Election that Resulted in a Coup By Dave DeCamp, March 02, 2020
Canadian Media Lies About Venezuela By Alison Bodine, March 01, 2020
If Venezuelan Embassy Protectors Are Retried, Jury Should Hear About US Crimes By Prof. Marjorie Cohn, February 28, 2020
Brazil in Search for “Fake Enemies” By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, February 26, 2020
Bolivia’s Electoral Body Disqualifies Evo Morales’ Candidacy By Telesur, February 25, 2020
Who Is Behind the Mexican Drug Cartels? By Dean Henderson, February 24, 2020
Venezuela’s Next Economic Shock Might Come from India’s Compliance with US Sanctions By Andrew Korybko, February 24, 2020
Bolivia: Anatomy of a CIA Coup By Hugo Turner, February 24, 2020
US ‘Looking Very Carefully’ at Silencing Socialist News Network Telesur By Steve Sweeney, February 24, 2020
The Lima Group Is More than Just About Venezuela. Scheduling More Coups and Color Revolutions in Latin America? By Pierre LeBlanc, February 24, 2020
Juan Guaidó “Left Out in the Cold” at Canada Lima Group Meeting By Arnold August, February 23, 2020
Canada and the Lima Group. Criminal Conspiracy Against Venezuela By Ken Stone and Mark Taliano, February 23, 2020
Two Years After Handing It the Biggest Ever Bailout Loan, IMF Finds Argentina Debt Levels Are “Unsustainable” By Zero Hedge, February 23, 2020
China Defies US Sanctions against Venezuela. Will Continue to Import Oil from Venezuela and Support Maduro Government By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, February 23, 2020
Oppose Trudeau’s Hosting of the Lima Group in Gatineau By Ken Stone, February 20, 2020
Guaido is a “Fake President”. “Lima Group” to Meet in Canada: Open Letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau By Nino Pagliccia, February 19, 2020
Mistrial Is Another Blow to US Coup in Venezuela By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, February 17, 2020
Global Mining Corporations Have a Friend in the New Guatemalan Government By Ellen Moore and Jen Moore, February 17, 2020
The Embassy Defenders: Mistrial in US Federal Court Is a Win for Venezuela’s Sovereignty By Leonardo Flores, February 16, 2020
Bolivia: An Election in the Midst of an Ongoing Coup By Prof. Vijay Prashad, February 14, 2020
Lima Group Meets in Canada: Trudeau Consolidates His Position as Main Trump Ally By Arnold August, February 14, 2020
Bolivian Elections Will be an Opportunity to Legalize the Coup By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, February 14, 2020
Venezuela Files Complaint at The Hague ICC: ‘US Coercive Measures Are Mass Destruction Weapons’ By Telesur, February 14, 2020
Venezuela to Sue Trump Regime in ICJ: Does It Matter? By Stephen Lendman, February 14, 2020
Invisible Mega Oil Spill Beyond the Deepwater Horizon Oil Slick Satellite Footprint By Igal Berenshtein, Claire B. Paris, Natalie Perlin, and et al., February 14, 2020
Is Oil Behind Washington’s Venezuela Coup Madness? By F. William Engdahl, February 13, 2020
“Fake President” Juan Guaido Ends His International Tour, Returns to A Divided Venezuelan Opposition By Nino Pagliccia, February 12, 2020
US Sanctions Venezuelan State Airline, Threatens Russian Oil Giant By Paul Dobson, February 12, 2020