Articles by: NACLA

April 13, 2021

With the Swiss mining company Glencore announcing they will close their coal mines in Cesar, residents fear that the company will skip out on its legal obligations to affected communities.

April 9, 2021

The United States’ systemic anti-Blackness at home and abroad shatters illusions of democracy in Haiti. Achieving true independence demands solidarity.

April 8, 2021

In February elections, a referendum to protect water passed and left-wing candidates received strong support. Mining will be a key issue for the next president.

April 6, 2021

The Union is connecting people in the Buenos Aires Metropolitan Area with fresh, organically-grown fruits and vegetables.

April 2, 2021

In Port-au-Prince, botched NGO and military inventions have fragmented urban space, triggering an explosive proliferation of violent armed groups.

April 1, 2021

Guns exported from the U.S. to Mexico end up in the hands of state security forces who commit human rights atrocities. Existing mechanisms for monitoring and controlling the trade are ineffective.

March 31, 2021

Diesel shortages stemming from harsh sanctions introduced at the end of the Trump administration threaten to paralyze Venezuela.

March 31, 2021

Una escasez de diésel, resulto de severas sanciones introducidas al fina de la administración de Trump, podría paralizar a Venezuela.

March 30, 2021
March 29, 2021

Canadian-owned Minera Cuzcatlán was implicated in a 2018 waste spill in Oaxaca State. Key documentation was kept under wraps, letting Fortuna off the hook.

March 26, 2021

Migrant exoduses from Haiti illuminate how authoritarianism, globalization, and anti-Blackness shape mobility in the Americas and U.S. border policy, regardless of the government in power.