A housing movement on the fringes of Mexico City offers an example of the fruits of breaking with the clientelism that has long dominated Mexican politics to build autonomous alternatives in its communities.
Medellín’s flagship public space interventions fall short of remedying structural problems, but for local residents in Comuna 13, the city’s changes offer a platform to advance their struggles for social justice in creative ways.
Iniciativas de planificación urbana colaborativa promovidas por movimientos de vivienda y el gobierno local en la capital de Uruguay ofrecen oportunidades para que los habitantes marginalizados puedan reclamar espacios en el centro de la ciudad.
How does a song about the ubiquity of sexual and gendered violence perpetrated by the state against women become an earworm?
Within the ELN, differing ideologies and visions for the end of conflict may set a time limit on the potential for peace.
Once-hopeful experiments in local democracy have largely succumbed to the crushing crisis gripping Venezuela. What can we learn from their demise?
Under the Morales administration, Indigenous healthcare beliefs and practices stepped out from long shadows cast by colonialism and racism. Those achievements are now under threat.
A list of NACLA's most memorable stories in 2019 in print and online.
Professor Keymer Ávila has recently been the target of a smear campaign in Venezuela.
Peace has become the central axis of political-economic contestation in Colombia, as competing visions of what peace means to different sectors play out in the streets.