News & Analysis

January 15, 2021

Venezuelans Americans in Florida who voted raise important questions about how race, cultural assimilation, and politics intersect.

January 13, 2021

Lina Britto examines how marijuana created a new political culture in Colombia, opening the landscape of possibility for today’s criminal intrigues.

January 7, 2021

Regional health cooperation should be an "epidemiological shield" for Latin America. But the deterioration of coordinating bodies has caused joint responses to falter.

January 2, 2021

Guzmán was killed in a hit-and-run in September in the The Bronx, while making a delivery for the DoorDash application. His family demands justice.

December 31, 2020

This series explores the politics of child migration in the hemisphere from a historical and contemporary perspective.

December 29, 2020

NACLA’s editors' picks of the year’s most memorable web pieces.

December 28, 2020

Political imprisonment of Mapuche activists serves as one of many tools in the Chilean state’s counterinsurgency arsenal.

December 23, 2020

Out now in documentary form, The Art of Political Murder presents a riveting narrative reconstruction of one of Latin America’s most controversial and bizarre criminal cases: the killing of Guatemala’s great human rights champion, Bishop Juan Gerardi.

December 22, 2020

Survivors of the Acteal massacre have rejected the Mexican government’s offer of compensation. They demand that the perpetrators and masterminds be brought to justice.

December 21, 2020

A friendship between two Latinos incarcerated in Monroe, Washington led to a new community organization.

December 18, 2020

The pandemic and economic recession in Argentina are challenging Alberto Fernández’s aspirations to emulate his mentor Néstor Kirchner.

December 16, 2020

As national protests call for the resignation of the president and Congress, many organizations have a bigger demand: transforming the violent foundations of Guatemalan democracy.