Articles by: NACLA

June 3, 2021

The historic uprising against inequality reclaimed past struggles and forged new tools for present resistance.

June 2, 2021

Thousands of Mexican asylum seekers fleeing violence, forced disappearances, and internal displacement remain in limbo.

June 1, 2021

In Puerto Rico, two recent femicides sparked renewed feminist organizing to demand concrete action on gender violence.

May 27, 2021

Teo Ballvé unpacks the discourse of state absence in Northern Colombian and argues that statebuilding does not necessarily result in peacebuilding.

May 26, 2021

The Biden administration holds significant political tools for navigating relations with Latin America. How will it leverage this power?

May 25, 2021

The Left’s victories on May 15 and 16 showed the strength of the generation that became politicized in the 2011 student protests. Many of them now will take office at the local level and will play a significant role in the drafting of the new Magna Carta.

May 24, 2021

Brazilian filmmaker Madiano Marcheti’s feature debut expands the meanings of environmental justice in Brazil.

May 20, 2021

Read the editors' introduction to our latest print issue of the NACLA Report, "Against Forgetting: Mobilizing Memory for Reckoning and Repair."

May 20, 2021

Michael Bustamante's new book explores contested narratives of the Cuban Revolution, focusing on its first two decades in power.

May 19, 2021

Henry Ford’s 20th century rubber plantation and company town pioneered a model of destructive forest industrialization still in full force in Brazil’s Amazon.

May 18, 2021

Mass demonstrations in Colombia continue for the third straight week. After defeating the unpopular tax reform that sparked the movement, protesters push new demands.

May 13, 2021

The stories of two Guatemalan asylum seekers highlight the deep roots of forced migration from Central America and the U.S. role in the ongoing displacement.