Upside Down World
Thursday, 26 November 2015
News Briefs

1 Argentine Election a Setback, But Not Likely to Reverse Latin America’s 21st Century Trend Mark Weisbrot
2 Refugees: That Time Everyone Said 'No' And Bolivia Said 'Yes' Jasmine Garsd
3 Chile: The United States Didn’t Just Help Topple Allende—We Trained the Economists, Too Greg Grandin
4 B.C. Supreme Court Stays Lawsuit against Tahoe Resources, Denies Justice in Canada for Guatemalan Victims MiningWatch Canada
5 Exposed: FBI Surveillance of School of the Americas Watch Mara Verheyden-Hilliard of the Partnership for Civil Justice Fund
6 The Importance of Land for Women Confronting Patriarchy and Climate Change Leny Olivera
7 Afro-Mexicans Are Pushing For Legal Recognition in Mexico’s National Constitution Walter Thompson-Hernández
8 Mapuche leader found "not guilty" in unprecedented trial in Argentina Fionuala Cregan
9 Ten Years After the Defeat of the Free Trade Area of the Americas (FTAA) – Lessons for Current Struggles Aldo Orellana López and Thomas McDonagh
10 Our Brand Is Impunity: Why is the U.S. Harboring Bolivia’s Most Wanted Fugitive? Emily Achtenberg
11 This Honduran Mother Fled Death Threats—Only to Be Locked Up in the US Michelle Chen
12 Mexican Farmers Accuse Mining Companies of Shady Tactics in Chiapas Renata Bessi and Santiago Navarro F.
13 Will the Economic Policies of Argentina’s President Survive Sunday’s Elections? Greg Grandin
14 Structural Challenges Underlie Argentina’s General Elections Charles Dolph
15 Venezuela: The Meeting of a Feminist and Communal School Cultura Nuestra
16 Bolivia: Oscar Olivera, Community Gardener Nancy Romer
17 Lessons from NAFTA for the Trans-Pacific Partnership Mark Weisbrot
18 Community resistance defeats Canadian mining project in Nicaragua Sandra Cuffe
19 Pinochet directly ordered killing on US soil of Chilean diplomat, papers reveal Jonathan Franklin
20 Indigenous Communities Seek Autonomous Development Projects in Guatemala Jeff Abbott
21 US University Sues the CIA Over War Crimes in El Salvador TeleSUR English
22 Ayotzinapa: Necropolitics and the Media Become Judge and Jury Andalusia Knoll
23 The Latin America WikiLeaks Files Alexander Main & Dan Beeton
24 Bolivia stands up to US with coca-control policy Ruxandra Guidi
25 Venezuela: The Truth About Chávez Gabriel Hetland
26 Hillary Clinton's Emails and the Honduras Coup Alexander Main
27 Canadian Mining Puts Lives and Democracy at Risk in the Americas – Report MiningWatch Canada
28 Mexican Independence Day No Big Deal for Zapatistas Ramor Ryan
29 Uruguay Shows the Way by Leaving Secret Trade Deal Viviana Barreto, Sam Cossar-Gilbert
30 Peasant agriculture is a true solution to the climate crisis Via Campesina
31 Investigators Dismiss Mexican Government’s Official Story on Missing Students Kanya D'Almeida
32 Latin American nations offer to take in Syria refugees AFP
33 Ecuador Victims Can Seek Compensation from Chevron, Canada Supreme Court Rules TeleSUR English
34 Answers to Today’s Political Labyrinth in South America Lie with the Social Movements Benjamin Dangl
35 Raúl Zibechi: Taking stock of ‘Progresismo’ in Latin America Raúl Zibechi
36 Corporate Developers Seize Indigenous Lands in Brazil and Hire Hit Men to Murder Residents Renata Bessi and Santiago Navarro F.
37 Latin America: Where We're At Oscar Ugarteche
38 Ecuador’s Impasse Jeffery Webber
39 Rising tensions in Bolivia over oil and gas exploitation on indigenous lands Fionuala Cregan
40 From Chiapas to Rojava: seas divide us, autonomy binds us Petar Stanchev
41 The Consolidation of the Mexican Narco-State John M. Ackerman
42 Oaxaca, Mexico, Faces Police Militarization as Governor Acts to Preempt Education Protests Renata Bessi and Santiago Navarro F.
43 'Our Central American spring': protesters demand an end to decades of corruption Sibylla Brodzinsky
44 Ecuador: Cracks in Correísmo? Alejandra Santillana Ortíz & Jeffrey R. Webber
45 How El Salvador’s Supreme Court Is Undermining Democracy—With Washington’s Help Hilary Goodfriend
46 No Safety for Journalists in Mexico Ryan Devereaux
47 Beyond the Petrostate: Ecuador’s Left Dilemma Thea Riofrancos
48 Venezuelan Social Movements Rally Against State Coal Mining Decree Lucas Koerner
49 Venezuela: The Making of Leopoldo López Roberto Lovato
50 Chavez is Gone, but Chavismo is Here to Stay Federico Fuentes
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