Latin America & Caribbean

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.
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.
Cuba Libre to be COVID-libre: Five Vaccines and Counting By Helen Yaffe, April 20, 2021
Understanding Brazil’s Crisis By Prof. Mauricio Metri, April 20, 2021
Brazilian Cerrado Savanna: Wildcat Miners Descend on Indigenous Reserve By Ana Ionova, April 19, 2021
Washington Could Not be Happier with Ecuador’s New President By Paul Antonopoulos, April 14, 2021
Ecuador: From Rafael Correa to Guillermo Lasso via Lenin Moreno By Eric Toussaint, April 14, 2021
Militarize the Southern Border: Joe Biden Strikes Deal with Mexico and Central American States to Curb Migration By Abayomi Azikiwe, April 14, 2021
Cuba’s COVID-19 Vaccine Candidates: Soberana 2 and Abdala By Dr. Birsen Filip, April 14, 2021
Cuban and Venezuelan Authorities Mourn Ramsey Clark’s Death By Telesur, April 12, 2021
Ecuador’s New Socialist Party Set to Win Elections Despite U.S. Intervention and Deceptive Identity Politics By Ron Ridenour, April 11, 2021
Brazil Abetted Overthrow of Allende in Chile By The National Security Archive, April 05, 2021
Déjà Vu as Palm Oil Industry Brings Deforestation, Pollution to Amazon By Karla Mendes, April 05, 2021
Nicaragua and the Western Human Rights Industry By Stephen Sefton, April 04, 2021
Violence Escalates on the Border Between Venezuela and Colombia By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, April 03, 2021
Bolsonaro Government in Crisis. Pro-American or Pro-Chinese? By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, April 01, 2021
Fallout: US Suppression of Russian Vaccine in Brazil Becomes Diplomatic Incident By Brasil Wire, April 01, 2021
Haitians March on Canadian Embassy By Yves Engler, March 31, 2021
“Poor Rich Haiti”: How Imperialists and Local Oligarchy Have Sought to Destroy Haitian Agriculture By Lautaro Rivara, March 31, 2021
New Sputnik V Shipment Arrives in Venezuela – Mass Vaccination Advances By Orinoco Tribune, March 30, 2021
Cape Verde Greenlights Venezuelan Government Envoy Extradition to US By Ricardo Vaz, March 29, 2021
Juan Guaido as Venezuela’s Interim President. Again. By Massoud Nayeri, March 26, 2021
The US Knew All About the 1976 Coup Plot in Argentina By Telesur, March 25, 2021
Criticism of Canadian Policy in Haiti Growing By Yves Engler, March 22, 2021
Is Biden Using a Trump Card to Pressure Maduro Regime Change in Venezuela? By Barbara Boland, March 19, 2021
China Advances in South America By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, March 18, 2021
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Brazil’s Lula in a Wilderness of Mirrors By Pepe Escobar, March 18, 2021
Lula’s Return and the Arrival of Sputnik V Change the Brazilian Political Scenario By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, March 18, 2021
Washington Pressured Brazil Not to Buy ‘Malign’ Russian Vaccine By John McEvoy, March 17, 2021
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The ‘Biggest Judicial Lie’ in Brazil’s History – Former Leader Lula Is Back By Manuella Libardi, March 16, 2021
The Lasalin Massacre and the Human Rights Crisis in Haiti By Judith Mirkinson and Seth Donnelly, March 15, 2021
Garneau and Blinken Meet to Subvert Haitian Democracy By Yves Engler, March 11, 2021
UN Rebuke of US Sanctions on Venezuela Met with Stunning Silence By John McEvoy, March 11, 2021
The Battle for Lithium: The UK Supported the Coup in Bolivia to Gain Access to Its ‘White Gold’ By Matt Kennard, March 09, 2021
Joe Biden Stands for Same Grotesque and Brutal Policies Against Venezuela, Shows Just How Little They Actually Care for People By Eva Bartlett, March 08, 2021
US to Continue Using Guaido to Rob Venezuelan Assets Abroad By Telesur, March 08, 2021
Why Is Brazil Such a Basket Case?—The Role of U.S. Covert Action By Aidan O’Brien, March 07, 2021
Nicaragua’s Indigenous People: Neocolonial Lies, Autonomous Reality By Stephen Sefton, March 07, 2021
The Cuban Revolution’s Commitment and Contribution to Worldwide Public Health Care By Franklin Frederick, March 06, 2021
The Right to Land and Water: From the Murder of Berta Cáceres in Honduras to Dam Disaster in India By Don Fitz, March 06, 2021
Biden Continues US War on Venezuelan Social Democracy By Stephen Lendman, March 06, 2021
US ‘Virtual Ambassador’ to Venezuela Hosts Insurrectionist Summit Ahead of Biden’s Guaidó Recognition By Anya Parampil and Max Blumenthal, March 05, 2021
Hugo Chávez’s Legacy: Unity and Anti-imperialism By Nino Pagliccia, March 04, 2021
Territorial Dispute Growing Between Guyana and Venezuela By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, March 04, 2021
US Sponsored Coup d’État: The Destabilization of Haiti By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, February 28, 2021
Canadian Backed Police Support Dictatorship in Haiti By Yves Engler, February 28, 2021
Jovenel Moïse or Freedom? The Struggle for the Soul of Haiti By Michael Welch, Jean Saint-Vil, and Kim Ives, February 28, 2021
Cuba on Terrorist List, Just Latest in Long List of Victims of Terrorism By Arnold August, February 28, 2021
Haiti Betrayed: Screening and Discussion By Global Research News, February 26, 2021
Cuba Has Assisted Almost One Third of the World’s Population in Health Care By Cuban News Agency, February 26, 2021
Mexico to Ban Glyphosate, GM Corn Presidential Decree Comes Despite Intense Pressure from Industry, U.S. Authorities By Timothy A. Wise, February 25, 2021
EU Imposes Further Sanctions on Venezuela as Maduro Visits UN Human Rights Council By Paul Dobson, February 25, 2021
Nearly 800 Organizations and Individuals in the U.S. Demand the Biden Administration End Its Support for the Brutal Moïse Regime in Haiti By Margaret Flowers, February 25, 2021
New European Union Sanctions on Democratic Elections: 30 Venezuelan Politicians to be Sanctioned By Orinoco Tribune, February 23, 2021
‘The Mauritanian’ Feature Film: Secret Detention of Alleged Terrorists in Guantanamo By Lisa Hajjar, February 22, 2021
Haitians “Right to be Angry” at United Nations Headquarters By Yves Engler, February 22, 2021
Haiti Official Stashes Wealth in Montréal. “Canada’s Contribution to Enabling Haitian Corruption” By Yves Engler, February 22, 2021
A Beacon in an Ocean of Mass Disinformation? Support and Endorse Independent Radio Media By Michael Welch, February 21, 2021
Emails Reveal US Officials Joined With Agrochemical Giant Bayer to Stop Mexico’s Glyphosate Ban By Kenny Stancil, February 18, 2021
Biden Is Expected to Allow Remittances and Flights to Cuba By Telesur, February 16, 2021
Trump Has Gone – Time to End US Sanctions on Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela By Ken Livingstone, February 15, 2021
Biden Administration Should Scrap Trump’s Economic Sanctions that “Have Killed Tens of Thousands of People” in Venezuela, CEPR Co-Director Says By Orinoco Tribune, February 15, 2021
The Great Vaccine Scam By Vasko Kohlmayer, February 15, 2021
Biden Administration Smears Nicaragua as “Dictatorship” for Forcing US-funded, Coup-plotting NGOs to Register as “Foreign Agents” By Ben Norton, February 15, 2021
The Omnipotent Power to Assassinate By Jacob G. Hornberger, February 15, 2021
Cuba: Millions for Democracy Made in USA By Ronald Suárez Rivas, February 15, 2021
Venezuela – Food Security and Sovereignty to Fight Starvation Sanctions By Nino Pagliccia, February 12, 2021
How Ecuador’s US-backed, Coup-supporting ‘Ecosocialist’ Candidate Yaku Pérez Aids the Right-wing By Ben Norton, February 11, 2021
Through the “Bolivar Act” U.S. Congressmen Intend to Tighten the Blockade Against Venezuela By Internationalist 360, February 11, 2021
US Sanctions Caused Thousands of Deaths in Venezuela, GAO Says By Telesur, February 10, 2021
Crisis & Critique: A Trumpist Hangover Prevails in Venezuela By Prof. Ociel Alí López, February 10, 2021
Washington Openly Spent About $250 Million in Subversive Actions Against Cuba Since 2000 By Orinoco Tribune, February 10, 2021
Open Letter from 40+ Economists Regarding Ecuador and the Dollar By Prof. James K Galbraith, Jayati Ghosh, and Mark Weisbrot, February 09, 2021
Canada Backs Revival of Duvalierism in Haiti By Yves Engler, February 09, 2021
Ecuador’s Historic Election Explained: Inside the Citizens’ Revolution By Ben Norton, February 09, 2021
Haiti’s Constitutional Crisis: A Tangled Web of Aberrations By Boaz Anglade, February 09, 2021
Human Rights Watch Denounces Cuba for Human Rights Violations By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, February 09, 2021
The Foreign Roots of Haiti’s “Constitutional Crisis” By Prof. Mark Schuller, February 08, 2021
Indigenous People and Justice in Nicaragua’s North Caribbean Coast By Dr. Loyda Martinez Rodriguez and Tortilla Con Sal, February 05, 2021
The Legacy of Cicely Tyson: Pioneer for Representation in Film, Fashion and Television By Abayomi Azikiwe, February 04, 2021
Venezuela: Opposition, Colombian Leaders Allegedly Involved in Foiled Terror Plot By Ricardo Vaz, February 04, 2021
Political Left Close to Winning Elections in Ecuador By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, February 04, 2021