News & Analysis

April 21, 2021

NACLA is now accepting pitches for the Winter 2021 issue of the NACLA Report, focused on youth in the Americas.

April 21, 2021

Joey Whitfield uses the writings of incarcerated people from across Latin America to show how penal systems reinforce the socio-racial hierarchy of the colonial age.

April 20, 2021

Estamos Listas supports feminist candidates for public office and is taking action to end violence against women in Colombia.

April 16, 2021

For members of Nou Pap Dòmi, a collective within Haiti’s PetroChallengers movement, the anti-corruption struggle is a space to imagine the kind of society they seek to create.

April 15, 2021

Widespread resistance to Correísmo and the Indigenous movement’s promotion of the null vote created the conditions for Guillermo Lasso’s victory in the presidential run-off.

April 14, 2021

The little-known candidate, branded as a leftist, emerged as the victor of Peru’s first round election. But his leftism is a façade for the reactionary Right.

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.