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.
Era of US Domination of Latin America Coming to an End: Nicaragua, Venezuela, Bolivia By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, August 10, 2020
Nicaragua – Singing in the Rain. The USAID Project to Destroy the Sandinista Movement By Stephen Sefton, August 10, 2020
The Attack on Indigenous Rights in Brazil By Yanis Iqbal, August 09, 2020
The World on Fire By Robert Hunziker, August 09, 2020
Brazil’s Money Laundering Scandal from Hell By Pepe Escobar, August 06, 2020
The Tyranny of Lithium Extraction in Argentina By Yanis Iqbal, August 04, 2020
US Blasts Venezuela-Iran ‘Alliance of Pariah States’ By Ilya Tsukanov, August 03, 2020
Fires Are Raging in the Amazon—Again By Diego Gonzaga, August 03, 2020
The Coronavirus May be Novel, but It’s the Same Old Foreign Policy By Ted Snider, August 03, 2020
Nicaragua Targeted for US Overthrow in 2020-21 By S. Brian Willson, August 03, 2020
Brazilian Amazon Drained of Millions of Wild Animals by Criminal Networks: Report By Sharon Guynup, August 03, 2020
Lithium and the Overthrow of Democracy in Bolivia By Prof. Vijay Prashad and Alejandro Bejarano, July 31, 2020
“Operation Gideon”: The Amphibious Assault against Venezuela. By Jack Delaney, July 31, 2020
Commemorating US Occupation of Haiti By Yves Engler, July 30, 2020
Elon Musk Confesses to Lithium Coup in Bolivia By Telesur, July 29, 2020
Chinese Participation in 5G Auction Could Save Brazilian Economy By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, July 29, 2020
How a Police Spy’s Stunning Testimony Threatens the Official US-Israeli AMIA Bombing Narrative By Gareth Porter, July 28, 2020
China Is to Stay in Latin America and US Has No Choice but to Accept By Paul Antonopoulos, July 28, 2020
Human Rights Fraud from Ukraine to Nicaragua By Stephen Sefton, July 28, 2020
Brazil: Labor Union Sues Bolsonaro for Crimes Against Humanity By Telesur, July 28, 2020
Venezuela Rejects Washington’s ‘Wild West’ Bounty Against Chief Justice Moreno By Paul Dobson, July 28, 2020
Cuba’s Nobel Nomination and Baldwin’s Call to “Begin Again” By Prof Susan Babbitt, July 27, 2020
Baltasar Garzon to Defend Venezuelan Businessman in Extradition Case By Ricardo Vaz, July 27, 2020
After 23 Years of Media Warfare Against Venezuela, the US Says it Will Start a Media War By Clodovaldo Hernández, July 25, 2020
The Moment of Truth for BRICS: Challenges, Opportunities and the Way Forward By Dr Byelongo Elisee Isheloke and Kester Kenn Klomegah, July 24, 2020
Bolivian Coup Government Calls for Another Canada-backed Foreign Intervention in Its Presidential Elections By Aidan Jonah, July 22, 2020
Reimagining Haitian Exceptionalism By Boaz Anglade, July 20, 2020
Brazil Is About to Become An “Unofficial” NATO Member By Paul Antonopoulos, July 20, 2020
Nicaragua: No Stopping the Sandinista Revolution By Stephen Sefton, July 20, 2020
Urgent: Evo Sí Again, Trudeau Not Again By Arnold August, July 17, 2020
Top Amazon Deforestation Satellite Researcher Sacked by Bolsonaro By Jenny Gonzales, July 16, 2020
The Ravages of Lithium Extraction in Chile By Yanis Iqbal, July 16, 2020
Is U.S. Military Action against Venezuela Contemplated? Trump Wants to Extradite Maduro By Germán Gorraiz López, July 15, 2020
Cuba in the Last Stretch of the Pandemic By Fernando Ravsberg, July 15, 2020
US-Mexico Relations: The Outcome of the Trump-AMLO Meeting in Washington? By Nino Pagliccia, July 14, 2020
“Equilibra”: The Current Threats Menacing Humanity By Dr. Paul Oquist and Tortilla Con Sal, July 13, 2020
War in the Balkans, Srebrenica: The Memoirs of a Portuguese Peacekeeper By Stephen Karganovic, July 12, 2020
Venezolanos-ConBiden and MAGA-zuela: Two Sides of the Same Coin By Leonardo Flores, July 10, 2020
US Plans to Invade Venezuela Through Colombia By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, July 10, 2020
UK Commits ‘Highway Robbery’ of Venezuelan Gold, Says Academic By Johanna Ross, July 09, 2020
Video Documentary on Nicaragua, Lies Through Omission and Fake Evidence. (May 2018) Was It A False Flag? By Nicaraguan civil society, July 09, 2020
Bolsonaro Will Politicize His “Alleged” Coronavirus Infection to Regain Lost Popularity By Paul Antonopoulos, July 09, 2020
The Argentine Forensic Anthropology Team and Nicaragua – Science or Injustice? By Jorge Capelan, July 09, 2020
Nicaragua – Virtual Reality and Human Rights By Stephen Sefton, July 06, 2020
Venezuela Is on a Path to Make Colonialism Obsolete By Nino Pagliccia, July 06, 2020
Trump Regime Wants Legitimate Iranian Fuel Shipments to Venezuela Seized By Stephen Lendman, July 05, 2020
To PM Justin Trudeau: EU Has Opened to Maduro, So How About Canada? By Arnold August, July 05, 2020
US Imposes Additional Economic Sanctions Against Venezuela and Iran By Paul Antonopoulos, July 03, 2020
UK Court Denies Venezuela $1bn in Gold Needed to Fight Virus By Lucas Koerner, July 03, 2020
UK ‘Recognized’ Juan Guiado as Venezuela President, Rules High Court in Gold Dispute By Al Arabiya, July 02, 2020
How Venezuela Helped Defeat UN Canada’s Security Council Bid By Yves Engler, June 30, 2020
June 27, 1954: Elected Guatemalan Leader Overthrown in CIA-Backed Coup By Juan Gonzalez, June 29, 2020
Tales of Resistance: ‘The Cheapest Gasoline in the World’ By Jessica Dos Santos, June 29, 2020
Is the Deep State Attempting a Hybrid War in Mexico? By Nino Pagliccia, June 28, 2020
Major Mexican Cartels: Drug Wars and Business By South Front, June 27, 2020
US Sends Powerful Message to Iran, Venezuela as Warship Sails Near Caracas By Almasdar News, June 25, 2020
Bolton Weaves a Tall Tale in His Venezuela Chapter By Leonardo Flores, June 25, 2020
Trudeau Should Withdraw from the Lima Group, Rescind Sanctions on Venezuela By Arnold August, June 25, 2020
If Trump Is Thinking About a Meeting with Maduro, What About Trudeau? By Arnold August, June 23, 2020
Mexican Government Punishes Companies and Citizens that Supplied Food to Venezuela By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, June 23, 2020
US Senate Initiates Legislation Which Would Categorize Cuba’s Medical Missions as “Human Trafficking Operations” By Raul Diego, June 22, 2020
Police Lessons from Cuba By Reese Erlich, June 22, 2020
Trump Slams Guaidó While Expressing Openness in Speaking with Maduro By Paul Antonopoulos, June 22, 2020
School of the Americas: Training Torturers & Secret Police for US-Backed Dictators Since 1946 By Kit O'Connell, June 22, 2020
Leaked Documents Reveal Right-wing Oligarch Plot to Overthrow Mexico’s President Lopez Obrador (AMLO) By Ben Norton, June 21, 2020
Today’s Science Deniers: What We Owe Galileo After 400 Years By Prof Susan Babbitt, June 15, 2020
US Troops in Colombia “Associate with Illegal Groups”, Killing Farmers, Seek to “Spark a War with Venezuela” By Telesur, June 12, 2020
Give Venezuela Back Its Gold: Case Goes to London Court By Venezuela Solidarity Campaign, June 08, 2020
Why US Governments Failed to Destroy the Cuban Revolution By Shane Quinn, June 03, 2020
Nicaragua – False Witness, False Memory. COVID-19 and Nicaragua’s Community Approach to Health Care By Stephen Sefton, June 02, 2020
Bolivia’s Parliament Summons “Interim President” Jeanine Áñez to Clarify Corruption Scandal By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, May 29, 2020
The US Violent Failed Coup against Nicaragua. The Falsity of Western Media By Stephen Sefton, May 29, 2020
Venezuela: Gold Kept at Bank of England Needed to Fight COVID By Telesur, May 28, 2020
Iran and Venezuela: Standing Tall Against Imperial USA By Stephen Lendman, May 27, 2020
The Persian Rug Weaver Strikes in the US Backyard Through Venezuela By Elijah J. Magnier, May 26, 2020
Italy Recommends Cuban Medical Brigade for Nobel Peace Prize By Telesur, May 26, 2020
A Cold War Is Heating Up this Summer By Steven Sahiounie, May 26, 2020
Bolivarian Government Denounces the Illegal Sale of Venezuelan State Company CITGO by the US By Orinoco Tribune, May 26, 2020
First of Five Iranian Tankers Docks in Venezuela Without Incident By Stephen Lendman, May 25, 2020
VIPS Memo: To the President—Avoid Hostilities Over Iranian Fuel Shipment to Venezuela By Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity, May 25, 2020