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The End of a Dream

After weeks of rumors and tweets, Donald Trump announced his decision to repeal the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, known as DACA. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, a notorious racist and anti-migrant advocate, broke the news with the gleeful expression he reserves for when he’s destroying the lives of thousands of Latino or Muslim or Black or Indigenous people.

Court Blocks Guatemalan President’s Order to Expel Anti-Corruption Chief

Should Morales be impeached, or resign, Vice President Cabrera will take over his job, yet press reporting indicates Cabrera is implicated in the same crimes as Morales; protesters are also calling for Cabrera’s prosecution. Should both the President and Vice President be impeached, Congress will choose the successor.

The Trump-Peña call

The Washington Post published the full transcript of the January 27 phone call between Donald J. Trump and Mexico’s President Enrique Peña Nieto and it has stirred up the usual voyeuristic interest in the inner workings of the U.S. president’s disturbed mind. But more than that, it reveals the bizarre relationship between an ego-driven domestic agenda and a rudderless and opportunistic foreign policy.

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Venezuela divided: a closer look at politics

Laura Carlsen on plight of mothers of the missing

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September 14, 2017

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Legal Pot in Mexico: Everything You Need to Know by Michelle Janikian

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August 7, 2017 May 29, 2017

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The Border Economy by Julie Morse – Business Researcher

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