Opinion & Analysis

May 2, 2016
Ming Chun Tang

Cuba is known for its innovative approach to sustainable agriculture. But a new U.S.-Cuba agricultural accord could change that.

April 28, 2016
Moira Birss and Gustavo Castro Soto

An interview with Mexican activist Gustavo Castro Soto about the Berta Cáceres assassination— and building a world that moves beyond extractivism.

April 27, 2016
Linda Farthing

The first meeting in twenty years of the UN General Assembly Special Session on Drugs (UNGASS) was supposed to be a game changer. It was not.

April 26, 2016
Laura Weiss

Civil society denounces the Drug War at the 2016 UN General Assembly Special Session on Drugs (UNGASS)

April 25, 2016
Ellie Happel

The destructive impact of metal mining in the Dominican Republic has lessons for neighboring Haiti, where activists are seeking a moratorium on all mining projects. 

April 13, 2016
Eva María and César Romero

Why some Venezuelan socialists have broken with President Nicolás Maduro.

April 8, 2016
Nicolas Cadena

Ciro Guerra’s masterful film complicates post-colonial encounters and indigenous representation in the Colombian jungle.  

April 7, 2016
Alejandro Velasco

Check out a preview of the upcoming print issue of NACLA Report on the Americas.

April 6, 2016
David Bacon

Juárez maquiladora workers fight for their rights. 

March 30, 2016
Jennifer Adair

Obama’s visit to Macri’s Argentina fortified commitments to free trade in the Americas, while whitewashing the human rights records of both countries.

March 29, 2016
Michael J. Bustamante

Obama sought to “bury the last remnants of the Cold War” in Havana last week, but the path to reconciliation will be long and challenging. 

March 28, 2016
Ada Ferrer

Obama’s recent visit to Cuba - particularly Tuesday's presidential address in Havana - has fueled a tentative hope for a new kind of U.S.-Cuba relations.

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