Opinion & Analysis

May 26, 2017
Nicolas Allen and Hernán Ouviña

Some 80 years after his death, Marxist theorist Antonio Gramsci’s relevance for social movements and the Left in Latin America persists. 

May 25, 2017
Rubrick Biegon

Will Trump’s mercantilist approach to trade threaten a more coercive economic regime, or will it follow traditional conservative trade policy?

May 24, 2017
Sandra Cuffe

Rural communities and environmental activists in Honduras, Guatemala, Nicaragua, and El Salvador unite to create a new front of resistance against mining projects across the region.

May 18, 2017
Federico Barahona

For the mothers whose children have been disappeared during the drug war in Mexico, there is little to celebrate.

May 11, 2017
Steve Ellner

What Chavista theorist Heinz Dieterich can tell us about the current crisis in Venezuela – and what he misses.

May 4, 2017
Santiago Navarro F. and Renata Bessi

United States Southern Command says its role in Costa Rica is to fight drug trafficking and offer humanitarian aid. But hydroelectric projects and mineral speculation betray another aim. 

May 2, 2017
Pascuala Vásquez and Beverly Bell

An interview with Lenca activist Pascuala Vásquez on the legacy of Berta Cáceres and the defense of indigenous territories and culture in Honduras.

April 28, 2017
Pamela J. Neumann

Five years after Nicaragua passed a comprehensive law against gender-based violence, a lack of resources and political undermining has weakened women’s rights and legal protection against abuse.

April 28, 2017
Gabriel Hetland

Opposition violence and the government’s increasing authoritarianism are both to blame.

April 25, 2017
Aviva Chomsky

How Trump's policies on deportations build off - and diverge from - his predecessors.

April 21, 2017
Devyn Spence Benson

In this edition of NACLA Radio, Helen talks with NACLA Report contributor Devyn Spence Benson about her article on racism and antiracism in Cuba.

April 20, 2017
Douglas McRae

This winter's El Niño Costero has ravaged both Peru and Ecuador. Why have the impacts in Peru been so much more destructive?

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