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April 17, 2018

How Sebastián Piñera’s right-wing government is undermining democratic institutions 

April 17, 2018

The FARC’s new political party ran their first campaign in Colombia’s March congressional elections, despite challenges and delays in implementing the peace accords. Following the campaign in Bogotá brings the FARC’s urban vision to light.

April 14, 2018

Selena Quintanilla-Pérez, the late Tejana popstar, would have turned 47-years-old today. What does her legacy mean in 2018?

April 13, 2018

A Response to Juan Cruz Ferre’s “Lula in Jail: What You Need to Know"

April 9, 2018

They won’t admit it, but it’s in the fine print: federal relief funds are being earmarked for bondholders.

April 8, 2018

Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, former Brazilian President, has turned himself in.

April 6, 2018

This week, a jury found Bolivia’s former president, Gonzalo “Goni” Sánchez de Lozada and his Minister of Defense guilty of extrajudicial killings in 2003 in a landmark case. For their victims, it’s a welcome victory.

April 3, 2018

Pope Francis is beloved around the world as a progressive social reformer for the Catholic Church. Yet he has vociferously denied demands to fire a Chilean bishop who protected a serial sexual abuser in the 1980s.

April 2, 2018

As the country prepares for a historic presidential succession, ending the Castros’ nearly sixty-year grip on the highest office, inequality is growing and ordinary Cubans are increasingly disaffected. A report from Havana.

March 30, 2018

Brazil’s leading presidential candidate Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva could face jail time as soon as April 4 and his subsequent disqualification from the race. What does this mean for the future of democracy and the Left in Brazil?  

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