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AMLO’s State of the Union Address: Rhetoric Meets Reality

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador delivered his first state of the union address on September 1 from a position of strength, in spite of the fact that the first nine months in office have failed to produce results in several key areas.

Macri Faces Electoral Debacle, Financial Failure and Imminent Default

The overwhelming defeat of President Macri in the primary elections of August 11 and the failure to achieve any of the benchmarks agreed to in the Stand-By Agreement with the IMF a year ago, have produced economic anxiety with unpredictable social and political consequences.

New Reports Show Indigenous Leaders, Environmental Journalists Risk Lives in Amazon Defense

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s willingness to open Indigenous reserves to mining, agriculture and infrastructure has triggered a rise in invasions of indigenous lands by armed gangs of land grabbers, causing constant fear in indigenous communities.

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AMLO’s State of the Union Address: Rhetoric Meets Reality

Macri Faces Electoral Debacle, Financial Failure and Imminent Default

New Reports Show Indigenous Leaders, Environmental Journalists Risk Lives in Amazon Defense

America’s Lethal Cocktail: White Nationalism, Misogyny and Immigrant Hate Speech, Add Trump and Stir

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MULTIMEDIA

Mexico’s Dilemma: Tariffs or Impose Trump’s Draconian Immigration

World Summit of Mothers of the Disappeared

Interview with Robert Reich: Closing the Border to Mexico is “Insane”

IN THE MEDIA

Global Exchange: “Venezuela’s crisis: Is there any good way out?”

View our expert panel to hear from Miguel Tinker Salas, Venezuelan scholar and Professor of Latin American History at Pomona College; Laura Carlsen, Mexican journalist and director of the Americas Program, and Medea Benjamin, author and anti-war activist on the growing crisis in Venezuela.

 

 

 

Laura Carlsen on Friday’s KPFA news roundup: Venezuela, the wall-asylum-Trump’s shutdown, Syria and the teachers’ strike

 

An Open Letter to the United States: Stop Interfering in Venezuela’s Internal Politics