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Family reunification: tearing down the razor wire

(This commentary is a sequel to Costantini’s piece, “Was Trump’s family-separation policy torture?”, published April 12 by the Americas Program.)  Continue Reading »

The triumph of Pedro Castillo and the boycott against his presidency

Fujimori and her lawyers know they have lost the elections. What they are trying to do is to delay the process to generate chaos, uncertainty and terrorize the people.

The Paths of Justice for Berta

On March 2, 2016, the world suffered the murder of land defender Berta Cáceres. From that moment, those of us  Continue Reading »

In Guatemala, Harris Should Address U.S. Policies That Put Corporations Over People

As the Vice President seeks to remedy root causes of migration, she should vow to dismantle neoliberal rules that have been devastating for rural and Indigenous peoples.

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US Customs and Border Protection - children in detention - McAllen TX - 2018

Family reunification: tearing down the razor wire

The triumph of Pedro Castillo and the boycott against his presidency

Organizational Sign-on Statement on David Castillo trial for murder of Berta Cáceres

The Paths of Justice for Berta

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Dark Eyes / Lila Downs

On our own terms: Indigenous perspectives on forced displacement

Dia de Refugiados. De la serie Voces de la diferencia, de la Corte Suprema

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Mexico’s elections on KPFA radio
Local candidates were killed in the run up to Mexico’s recent election. Laura Carlsen (@LauraECarlsen), Director of the Mexico City-based Americas Program joins us to analyze the political climate in Mexico following its midterm election which saw a 51% voter turnout. Listen to the show here, at 0:08 – 36 . 
Which route to reform? Migration at core of Kamala Harris’ Central America tour

We were on France 24’s The Debate discussing the impact of Kamala Harris’ visit to Mexico and Guatemala. You can view the show here.

 

Friday Round Table: News Analysis on Voter Suppression, Border, Filibuster, Atlanta killings
America’s Program Director Laura Carlsen sat in on Sojourner Truth’s “Friday Round Table: News Analysis on voter suppression, the situation of children on the southern border, the filibuster, and the Derek Chauvin trial” with Gerald Horne and Jackie Goldberg.

Check out the podcast here!