Mark Schuller
July 28, 2015

A century after the U.S. military invasion of Haiti in 1915, a U.N. "stabilization mission" continues to compromise the nation's political and economic sovereignty.

Steve Johnston
Border Wars
July 26, 2015

Defendant Steve Johnston's moving court testimony details the immigration policy's disastrous human toll.

by Quintijn Kat
July 24, 2015

Replicating Plan Colombia's failed approach, a Washington aid program for Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador combines neoliberal economic reforms with military aid. 

Daniel Hellinger
July 22, 2015

The Cuban government’s acceptance of small enterprises is helping many on the island increase their incomes, but it’s also exacerbating class divisions in a comparatively egalitarian society.

Steven Cohen
July 17, 2015

A five-star General's specious narrative about the program’s success ignores the crimes and impunity of the Colombian military, and lets the U.S. off the hook for fostering systemic human rights violations.

Amelia Hintzen
July 14, 2015

Beginning as an elite construction rather than a popular attitude, the widespread vilification of Haitians began under the brutal Trujillo dictatorship.

Consuelo Cortés Abad
July 9, 2015

It remains to be seen how President Michelle Bachelet will weather the current discontent with her presidency, and whether she can effectively deal with the corruption that threatens her ability to govern.

Emily Achtenberg
Rebel Currents
July 8, 2015

President Evo Morales and Bolivia’s social movements look to Pope Francis’s historic visit to advance their political agendas.

Daniel Hellinger
June 24, 2015

With a narrow focus on the left’s recent experiences, these collected essays successfully contextualize the issues confronting the movements, parties, and governments of Latin America’s radical left.