News & Analysis

July 19, 2021

Juan Villoro’s interpretation of the Americas’ most extraordinary city offers readers the perspective of a well-traveled insider.

July 16, 2021

Elements of the current crisis in Cuba and proposed measures to respond.

July 13, 2021

In the wake of the assassination of Haiti’s president, this NACLA reading list offers background on the country’s political situation and social movements’ demands.

July 9, 2021

The announcement to adopt bitcoin as legal tender in El Salvador is the latest instance in a history of profiteering economic policy.

July 8, 2021

Analysis the day after the Haitian president's assassination focused on liberal constitutionalism and elections. This narrow view overlooks the longstanding demands from organized popular sectors.

July 4, 2021

Human rights activists and social movements have rallied behind the Cáceres family as David Castillo stands trial in Tegucigalpa.

July 1, 2021

The new labor law seeks to end subcontracting, which robs workers of their legal entitlements and defunds public institutions. But logistics workers employed in auto-parts distribution may not benefit from the law.

June 29, 2021

Many Central American youth who entered the United States during the Obama and Trump administrations are still waiting for resolution of their Special Immigrant Juvenile Status.

June 28, 2021

Historiador, sociólogo y filósofo colombiano Gonzalo Sánchez habla acerca del trabajo delicado de recuperar la verdad y construir memoria histórica en el contexto de una guerra continua.

June 25, 2021

Para una sobreviviente, los esfuerzos para dignificar y conmemorar a las víctimas de violencia estatal son una parte importante de la lucha por la verdad y la justicia.

June 24, 2021

El argumento de que la serie de Netflix La casa de papel se inspiró en el M-19 colombiano.

June 24, 2021

The case that the Netflix series La Casa de Papel is inspired by the Colombian M-19 guerrilla movement.