Opinion & Analysis

March 15, 2018

It’s crucial not to be swept away by Trump’s Manichaean view of the world when it comes to immigration.

March 12, 2018

The quinoa boom was an opportunity for farmers in the Andes to make profits from their crops. But the incurison of large-scale farms outside the Andean highlands into the market dashed these dreams.

March 9, 2018

How a rising grassroots movement in Argentina’s third most populous city could reshape the country’s political landscape

March 8, 2018

NACLA spoke with Argentinian feminist activist Cecilia Palmeiro, a founding member of the Ni Una Menos feminist collective and organizer of the 2018 International Women’s Day Strike.

March 7, 2018

As university faculty across the U.K. strike against a neoliberal assault on higher education, lessons from Latin American anti-austerity struggles resonate. This time, educators can win.

March 2, 2018

An onslaught of conservative rulings by the Supreme Court in El Salvador threatens the 2018 mid-term elections—and the very fabric of the nation’s post-conflict institutions.

February 28, 2018

As Chile’s president-elect Sebastian Piñera promises to perfect its anti-terrorist laws, repression against the Mapuche people seems likely to increase during his second presidential term.

February 22, 2018

What does the history of emigration—and the policies that compelled it—mean for the de facto colony today?

February 16, 2018

How U.S.-backed military interventions in the Caribbean have been tied up with fossil fuel extractivism.

February 15, 2018

Mexico’s recently approved Internal Security Law grants its military unprecedented policing abilities—with broad-reaching implications for security policy across the region. 

February 9, 2018

Can Marichuy, an Indigenous activist, collect enough signatures to appear on ballots in Mexico's 2018 presidential election? 

February 6, 2018

With DACA’s expiration date slated for March 5, Republicans are betting that Democrats will prioritize mid-term elections over the fight to protect 800,000 young immigrants.

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