Upside Down World
Tuesday, 31 May 2016
News Briefs

251 US Court Sets Precedent by Ruling Guatemalan Domestic Violence Victim Can Seek Asylum Cyril Mychalejko
252 Cuba estimates US embargo has cost island $116.8bn in damages in 55 years Reuters in Havana
253 Latin America’s Anti-drug Policies Feed on the Poor Diego Arguedas Ortiz
254 Four Peruvian anti-logging activists murdered BBC News
255 Elections Revive Bolivia’s Controversial TIPNIS Highway Plan Emily Achtenberg
256 Uruguay: Guerillas in Government Roger D. Harris
257 President Correa: 'Biggest Mistake in Recent Years Was Letting Alberto Acosta Be President of the Constituent Assembly', Translation by Danica Jorden
258 Peru: What Happened To Progressive Politics In Lima? Paul Dosh and Julia Smith
259 Bonilla’s New Role Raises Questions for U.S.-Funded Police Trainings in Honduras Sarah Kinosian
260 US Senators Urge Ecuador to Restore Relations with Israel Liz Scherffius
261 Threat of Hydropower Dams Still Looms in Chile’s Patagonia Marianela Jarroud
262 Snapshot from the Economic War in Venezuela Sujatha Fernandes
263 Lifting the Sentence of Secrecy in Chile Alexia Richardson
264 Peru’s dangerous environmental regression Belén Fernández
265 As Men Emigrate, Indigenous Women Gain Political Opportunities and Obligations in Mexico Renata Bessi, Santiago Navarro F. and Translated by Miriam Taylor
266 Land rights in Latin America: where are the voices of indigenous women? Natricia Duncan
267 Progressive Tax Reforms Approved in El Salvador CISPES
268 Report: World Bank Loan in Honduras Ignores Environmental and Social Risks Cyril Mychalejko
269 Children of the Monroe Doctrine: The Militarized Roots of America's Border Calamity Arturo J. Viscarra and Michael Prentice
270 National Indigenous Congress and Zapatistas Unite Against Plundering of Their Lands Luis Hernández Navarro, Translated by Sally Seward
271 Guatemala: Cold Warrior Criticizes Cold War and Drug War, Hires Cold Warrior to Promote Drug War Jake Johnston and Peter Hayakawa
272 The Crisis of Small-Scale Fishing in Latin America Alejandro Camargo
273 The Changing Map of Latin America Renata Bessi, Santiago Navarro F. and Translated by Miriam Taylor
274 Sweet Victory for Mexico Beekeepers as Monsanto Loses GM Permit Nina Lakhani
275 How We Scapegoat Children From Gaza to the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands Todd Miller, Border Wars
276 Indigenous Seed Savers Gather in the Andes, Agree to Fight Climate Change with Biodiversity Erin Sagen
277 Wall Street Journal Uses Bogus Numbers to Smear Argentine President Jake Johnston and Mark Weisbrot
278 EZLN and Indigenous Peoples Will Gather to Share Experiences Aldabi Olvera, Translated by Dorset Chiapas Solidarity
279 Latin Americans Protest Attack on Gaza Weekly News Update on the Americas
280 Inside Venezuela's "Proceso" Kevin Young
281 Obama Throws Another Bone to the Right on Venezuela Mark Weisbrot, CEPR
282 The Central American Child Refugee Crisis: Made in U.S.A. Alexander Main
283 Understanding and Countering Corruption and Migrant Abuse by Mexico’s National Migration Institute Sonja Wolf
284 Bolivia’s Military and Police Protests: The “Children of Evo” Speak Out Emily Achtenberg
285 U.S., Regional Leaders Convene over Migration Crisis Julia Hotz
286 Land Rights in Latin America: Where are the Voices of Indigenous Women? Natricia Duncan
287 How Have Latin America’s Political Leaders Responded to Israel’s Siege on Gaza? Stephan Lefebvre, CEPR
288 Radical Cities – Latin America's revolutionary housing solutions Rowan Moore
289 Hondurans don’t need yet another neoliberal boondoggle Lauren Carasik
290 The Depths of Hell in Honduras: Honduran Collapse, Mining and Organized Crime OFRANEH, Translated by Rights Action
291 Why did Uruguay Request its Own Integration into the Trade in Services Agreement? Antonio Elías, Translated by Thomas McGuinn
292 How the Mexican Drug Trade Thrives on Free Trade Christy Thornton and Adam Goodman
293 Argentina: Mapuche Community Takes Direct Action Against Oil and Gas Exploitation on Its Territory Albino Campo and Jorge Nahue. Translated by Nancy Piñeiro
294 Pioneering Cannabis Regulation in Uruguay Hannah Hetzer and John Walsh
295 Putin signs Argentina nuclear deals on Latin America tour BBC News
296 Brazil: Where Indian Lives are not Worth a Traffic Sign Survival International
297 The Caribbean: A Clean Energy Revolution on the Front Lines of Climate Change Richard Schiffman
298 Guatemalan Government Moves to Expel Witnesses to Police Violence at US-Canadian Mine Site Mining Watch Canada
299 The U.S. Re-militarization of Central America and Mexico Alexander Main
300 Salvadoran Peasant Farmers Clash With U.S. Over Seeds Edgardo Ayala
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