News & Analysis

April 13, 2020

La crisis de desaparición forzada de México es una crisis forense. La negligencia generalizada en torno a la desaparición forzada se extiende a las instituciones médicas forenses.

April 13, 2020

As the 5th National Search Brigade for Disappeared Persons continues its work, the main obstacle is the state.

April 9, 2020

Escuchar las exigencias de y necesidades de los que viven las consecuencias de la política estadounidense es clave para construir relaciones justas, democráticas, y cooperativas.  

April 7, 2020

New narco-terrorism charges against Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro are notable for their lack of evidence. 

April 6, 2020

In this adapted excerpt from his new book, Benjamin Dangl delves into the ways oral history, collective memory, and grassroots historical research have played a key role in Bolivian Indigenous movements.

April 2, 2020

Sanctions and other forms of economic warfare have long caused serious harm for countries on the receiving end of Washington’s efforts to impose its policy agenda. Could a progressive U.S. administration marshal economic power at the service of people, not capital?

April 1, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought freedom of the press to the forefront in Brazil, where journalists are increasingly under threat.  

March 31, 2020

Favelas in Brazil are not equipped to prevent the spreading threat of COVID-19. 

March 26, 2020

In the age of COVID-19, anything other than ending deportations is a high-risk, potentially disastrous move.

March 25, 2020

Una reseña del libro Después de la insurgencia: revolución y política electoral en El Salvador, de Ralph Sprenkels.

March 24, 2020

The struggle to hold the military to account for crimes against humanity are a part of Argentinian identity. A group of grandmothers leads the story of that struggle.

March 23, 2020

YHLQMDLG is a reggaetón album that will only sound groundbreaking outside of the genre's vanguard.