News & Analysis

April 16, 2024

A pesar de los lazos históricos de Colombia con Israel y Estados Unidos, Petro ha sido uno de los líderes más vocales en su apoyo a Palestina, haciendo un llamado a la paz en su país y en el extranjero.

April 12, 2024

A new collection from Two Lines Press presents 10 translated stories from contemporary Latin American writers that explore the unsettling, unusual, and unspoken.

April 12, 2024

In the 19th century, U.S. filibusters invaded and annexed Latin American territories in the name of Manifest Destiny. One man’s quest to conquer Nicaragua shows the deep roots of U.S. efforts to “spread democracy” abroad.

April 11, 2024

Más de 1 millón de colombianos han sido obligados a huir de sus territorios desde los acuerdos de paz de 2016. A medida que las industrias extractivas y los grupos armados capitalizan el desplazamiento, la biodiversidad sufre.

April 10, 2024

The artists who sell their poems on the streets of Rio de Janeiro see the occupation of public space as a necessary effort to expand self-expression and access to art.

April 5, 2024

Mara Polgovsky Ezcurra’s edited volume traces the emergence of new, non-state-led forms of public art in Mexico in the age of neoliberalism.

April 3, 2024

More than 1 million Colombians have been forced to flee their territories since the 2016 peace accords. As extractive industries and armed groups capitalize on displacement, biodiversity suffers. 

April 2, 2024

New expressions of ultranationalist violence censoring Black women and migrants harken back to the Trujillo dictatorship. Anyone deemed a threat to Dominican values is a potential target.

April 2, 2024

A new radical right with links to the dictatorship has made unprecedented gains. So far, the country’s strong democracy has tempered its worst impacts.

April 2, 2024

As the world of “politically incorrect” books moves from niche to mainstream, the radicalized right’s culture war attracts a new generation of followers.

April 2, 2024

From Spain’s Vox to Argentina’s Javier Milei, the forces of the new far right don’t resurrect historical fascism. But they are the greatest threat to democracy today.

April 2, 2024

Contenidos exclusivos en español sobre la nueva ola ultaderechista, publicados en inglés en la edición de primavera de 2024 de la revista trimestral NACLA Report.