Opinion & Analysis
Ahead of Brazil's election Sunday, a look at the context and recent history of Brazil's beleaguered politics
Ahead of his inauguration, president-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) has warmed up to NAFTA as he eyes fossil fuel expansion.
The Workers’ Party’s presidential candidate stands between Brazil and fascism. Fernando Haddad’s time as both Education Minister and mayor of São Paulo attests to the kinds of progressive policies he would promote as president.
NACLA's editors introduce NACLA's 50th anniversary issue
In Cuba, the debate over marriage equality reflects a changing society. This is the third installment in NACLA's forum on Cuba’s constitutional reform.
The fascistic Jair Bolsonaro nearly scraped a first-round victory in Brazil, an ominous sign for both the Left and for the country’s democracy. But the values he espouses go far beyond Brazil, and it is up to the Left to devise new alternatives.
A national court has found that the Guatemalan army committed genocide. But it has also found Rodríguez Sánchez, Ríos Montt’s chief of military intelligence, not guilty. Survivors are determined to continue their struggle for justice.
The strength of far-right demagogue Jair Bolsonaro in the first round of the Brazilian elections puts the country well on its way to being the next victim of a reactionary-populist international groundswell.
The rights-monitoring app was launched earlier this year in 11 countries—but some activists and experts wonder if it's just another colonial tool to extract indigenous knowledge.
¿Podrá el presidente electo Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) traer justicia a las familias que fueron detenidas, desaparecidas, y asesinadas durante la guerra sucia de México? Él podría comenzar con la familia Cabañas.
What it means that a far-right fascist sympathizer is a leading candidate in Brazil's presidential election this Sunday
Brazil’s leftist parties have found a new kind of candidate: academics with a viral social media following.