October 17, 2016
Helen Hazelwood Isaac

A NACLA Radio interview with Manuel Pérez-Rocha on his article, "Free Trade's Chilling Effects," from the latest NACLA Report, Free Trade 2.0. and one way that free trade agreements enrich foreign companies at the expense of poor countries. 

December 30, 2015
Karla Peña

Indigenous groups and social movements in Ecuador seek to translate the concept of “Buen Vivir” into policy. 

December 15, 2015
Greg Scruggs

Latin America and the Caribbean have much at stake when it comes to climate change. Here are the highlights of the region's role this year's UN climate change summit. 

June 24, 2015
Daniel Hellinger

With a narrow focus on the left’s recent experiences, these collected essays successfully contextualize the issues confronting the movements, parties, and governments of Latin America’s radical left.

June 1, 2015
Teresa A. Velásquez

Efforts to secure water rights and resist extractivism united campesino and indigenous organizers.

March 25, 2015
Annie Wilkinson

Ecuador's Ministry of Health is struggling to close or regulate hundreds of private rehabilitation centers, some of which profit from offering "dehomosexualization." 


March 2, 2015
Nicole Fabricant and Bret Gustafson

Imagining Alternative World Orders from the Ground Up

February 9, 2015
Rachel Conrad
The Hidrotambo hydroelectric dam threatens one of Ecuador’s richest food-producing regions, without reducing Ecuador’s reliance on fossil fuels.
February 6, 2015
Adrienne Johnson

The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil certification system may be masking the conflict and environmental degradation that remains at the core of the industry.

December 31, 2013
In past weeks, the governments of Ecuador and Bolivia moved to shut down or expel major NGOs (non-government organizations) that work on issues of the environment, extractivism, and indigenous rights. Is this a reasoned assertion of sovereignty against foreign intervention or a move against social movements and democracy through an attack on their bases of foreign support?


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