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Beyond harrowing scenes of overburdened hospitals and loved ones unable to bury their dead, Ecuador’s coronavirus crisis has also produced carceral involution: “immunological elites” stay home while the poor and working class must risk contagion and incarceration.
Extensive territory, water resources, and port access have made the southeastern state of Yucatán a major player in Mexico's pork industry.
Por su territorio extenso, riqueza hídrica y puerto de salida hacia los mercados de Estados Unidos y Asia, el sudoriental estado de Yucatán se ha convertido en el foco de expansión de la industria porcícola.
Organizations are calling for the next administration to adopt a foreign policy toward Latin America based on non-intervention, non-interference, and mutual respect.
Mexican protesters share the story of illegal detentions in the aftermath of a police killing.
Two HIV-prevention activists discuss collective care as an antidote to racial capitalism’s accelerated violence against queer, racialized, and colonized bodies.
A study by the Center for In Situ Policy Research details the health, economic, and social impacts of Covid-19 among Latin American immigrants in New York.
Faced with an onslaught of disasters and the injustices of colonialism, Puerto Rican communities have bet on their own survival. Their mutual aid efforts testify to both the power of grassroots organizing and the scale of state neglect.
Read the editors' introduction to our latest print issue of the NACLA Report, Solo el Pueblo Salva al Pueblo, focused on care, survival, and resistance during the pandemic.
Richard Hansen hopes to develop tourism in Petén’s El Mirador archeological site, against the wishes of local communities and Guatemalan scientists.
Successive administrations in Puerto Rico have relied on the state of emergency and executive orders, eroding democracy and exacerbating structural inequality.
Mientras que la pandemia devasta al país las prioridades presidenciales se concentran en un circuito de trenes, en ductos energéticos y en una refinería.