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Justice and Jacobo Árbenz in Guatemala: 1954 Revisited PDF Print E-mail
Written by Paul Imison   
Friday, 28 October 2011 12:27

Jacobo ÁrbenzLast week, the Guatemalan government of Álvaro Colom formally apologized to the family of former president Jacobo Árbenz who was overthrown in a CIA-backed coup in 1954 and later died in exile in Mexico.

Will Latin America Become the New Middle East? PDF Print E-mail
Written by Raúl Zibechi, Translation by Jim Rudolf   
Wednesday, 09 May 2012 21:33

Every year, Latin America climbs in global geopolitical rankings because of the steady increase in its declared reserves of strategic resources. This is a true disaster, since it reinforces the dependence of the region on the exploitation and exportation of its natural resources.

Police Violence in Rio de Janeiro PDF Print E-mail
Written by Tom Phillips in Niteroi   
Tuesday, 10 January 2006 03:40

Brazil PoliceDeath is nothing new to the Morro do Estado, a mish-mash of redbrick favela housing that clings to the slopes high above central Niteroi, a city near Rio de Janeiro. But as locals crowded into the Bar do Raimundo for a game of snooker one Sunday night in December they had little idea just how close it was.

Photo Essay: Indigenous in Mexico Reweaving Struggles PDF Print E-mail
Written by Clayton Conn and Santiago Navarro F.   
Wednesday, 11 September 2013 15:35

Indigenous communities throughout Mexico are once again tightening the weave on their distinct, yet interrelated struggles to challenge and undermine the ever-deepening threats and realities of territorial and cultural dispossession.

Salvadoran Students Suffer Setback PDF Print E-mail
Written by Jason Wallach,   
Monday, 18 September 2006 19:00
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