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Cuba's cultural counter-revolution: US gov't-backed rappers, artists gain fame as ‘catalyst for current unrest' by Max Blumenthal, The Grayzone, 25 July 2021

First Indigenous Woman to Preside Over Chilean Constitutional Assembly Rocks Establishment by Carole Concha Bell, ZNet, 24 July 2021

Nicaragua's Sandinistas battle ‘diabolical' US empire and poverty on 42 anniversary of revolution by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 24 July 2021

US Regime Change Echos in the Caribbean by Vijay Prashad, Consortium News, 23 July 2021

Why U.S. Policy Toward Nicaragua Isn't Working by John Perry, CounterPunch, 23 July 2021

Revealed: UK military unit in Colombia ‘assisted' police force that killed 63 protesters by Matt Kennard and Molly Antigone Hall, Declassified UK, 22 July 2021

Cubans Are Suffering. Biden Needs to End the Embargo by Medea Benjamin, Leonardo Flores, Other Words, 21 July 2021

Social Explosion in Cuba: The Ignored Signals by Alina Barbara López Hernández, New Politics, 21 July 2021

US Cannibals in Haiti by Greg Palast, ZNet, 21 July 2021

'Change Is Coming': Leftist Pedro Castillo Confirmed President-Elect in Peru by Kenny Stancil, Common Dreams, 20 July 2021

If You Grew Up With the U.S. Blockade as a Cuban, You Might Understand the Recent Protests Differently by Manolo De Los Santos - Vijay Prashad, CounterPunch, 20 July 2021

US Supports the People of Latin America: With Friends Like This … by Ted Snider,, 20 July 2021

US Concern for Cuba, Latin America Is Really Spin for Intervention by Tamara Pearson, Consortium News, 16 July 2021

US ties to suspected Haiti assassins follow long history of neocolonial intervention by Jemima Pierre and Aaron Maté, The Grayzone, 16 July 2021 (video)

US Targets Nicaraguan Presidential Election: Former Solidarity Activists Echo Imperial Talking Points by Roger Harris, CounterPunch, 16 July 2021

The Hidden Hand of the US Blockade Sparks Cuba Protests by Medea Benjamin, Leonardo Flores, Common Dreams, 13 July 2021

The United States Tries to Take Advantage of the Price Cubans are Paying for the Blockade and the Pandemic by Manolo De Los Santos - Vijay Prashad, CounterPunch, 13 July 2021

Suspected Assassins of Haitian President Moïse Trained by US, Linked to Pro-Coup Oligarchy by Dan Cohen, Mint Press News, 9 July 2021

There's a dirty tricks campaign underway in Peru to deny the Left's presidential victory by José Carlos Llerena Robles, Vijay Prashad, MR Online, 9 July 2021

Foreign Governments and NGOs Will Try to Exploit Moïse's Assassination by Cécile Accilien and others, Truthout, 8 July 2021

Haiti Assassination Raises Red Flags Among Observers Fluent in History of US Intervention by Brett Wilkins, Common Dreams, 8 July 2021

‘Stop the Steal' Campaign by Losing Candidate in Peru Must End by Mark Weisbrot, ZNet, 4 July 2021

Nicaragua: Past Dreams, Today's Nightmare by Margaret Randall, ZNet, 4 July 2021

Open Letter to the Nicaraguan government from U.S. solidarity workers (1979-1990) by Various Contributors, ZNet 26 June 2021

Strikers across Colombia Are Demanding Transformational Change by Tom Power and Cruz Bonlarron Martínez, ZNet 26 June 2021

The Spirit of Carabobo Versus the Threats of Monroe by Vijay Prashad, Consortium News, 25 June 2021

US and Israel Vote 'No' as 184 Nations Condemn American Blockade of Cuba by Brett Wilkins, Common Dreams, 23 June 3021

The Growing Movement to End U.S. Complicity in Colombia's Human Rights Abuses by Cruz Bonlarron Martínez, In These Times, 17 June 2021

Breaking the Stasis: The Left writes a new chapter in Peru by Yanis Iqbal, MR Online, 17 June 2021

The Coup That is Taking Place in Peru by José Carlos Llerena Robles - Vijay Prashad, CounterPunch, 15 June 2021

Joe Biden and Latin American Question Marks by Ted Snider,, 15 June 2021

A National Strike Has Reignited in Colombia — and Is Winning Some Victories by John Walsh, Truthout, 12 June 2021

Will right-wing Peruvian demagogue Keiko Fujimori burn the country down before accepting defeat? by Daniel Espinosa, The Grayzone, 12 June 2021

How US govt-funded media fueled a violent coup in Nicaragua by Max Blumenthal and Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 12 June 2021 (video and transcript)

Inside the struggle for water sovereignty in Brazil by Caitlin Schroering, ROAR, 12 June 2021

Pedro Castillo Poised to Write New Chapter in Peru by Medea Benjamin and Leonardo Flores, Consortium News, 8 June 2021

Chile: the End of Neoliberalism and the Start of a New Chapter in Its History by Ariela Ruiz Caro, CounterPunch, 8 June 2021

Peace in Colombia Should Mean Land Reform and an End to Hunger by Vijay Prashad and Zoe Alexandra, ZNet, 3 June 2021

After Decades of Oppression, Colombian Women Lead Front Lines of National Strike by Natalia Torres Garzon, ZNet, 2 June 2021

Hunger as a Weapon: Biden & Cuba's Food Crisis by William M. LeoGrande, Consortium News, 2 June 2021

Biden Should Make Normalizing Relations With Cuba "A Priority" by Medea Benjamin, Common Dreams, 1 June 2021

How USAID created Nicaragua's anti-Sandinista media apparatus, now under money laundering investigation by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 1 June 2021

Birds of a Fascist feather: why Israel is aiding Colombia's crackdown on protesters by Alan MacLeod, MR Online, 31 May 2021

State, power and society in Latin America: an interview with Raúl Zibechi by George Ygarza, ROAR, 21 May 2021

Colombia's anti-government protests swell to historic proportions by Adriaan Alsema, ZNet, 20 May 2021

Chile shifts left to rewrite Pinochet-era constitution, as Goldman Sachs eyes its copper reserves by Pablo Sepúlveda Allende and Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 20 May 2021 (video and transcript)

The Zapatistas' surreal struggle for life — and against capitalism by John Holloway, ROAR, 20 May 2021

'Allende Is Smiling': Chilean Voters Elect Progressive Alliance to Rewrite Pinochet-Era Constitution by Kenny Stancil, Common Dreams, 17 May 2021

Colombians Don't Just Want a New Government — They Want an End to Neoliberalism by Forrest Hylton and Nicolas Allen, Jacobin, 16 May 2021

The West is complicit in Colombia's police killings by Kian Seara Rey, ROAR, 15 May 2021

Colombia's democratic facade is crumbling to pieces by José Antonio Gutiérrez D., ROAR, 13 May 2021

The “Zapatista invasion” has begun! by Jérôme Baschet, ROAR, 11 May 2021

Colombia's Leaders Want to Stain Their Country with the Blood of the Working Class by Laura Capote and Zoe Alexandra, ZNet, 11 May 2021

Colombia on the Brink by Alejandra Marín Buitrago, CounterPunch, 7 May 2021

36 Civil Society Organizations Urge Biden to Reverse Draconian Sanctions Against Cuba by Jenna McGuire, Common Dreams, 6 May 2021

US Special Forces trained Mexican drug cartels linked to decapitation, torture, rape by Zach El Parece, The Grayzone, 6 May 2021

How the US gov't cultivated environmental and Indigenous groups to defeat Ecuador's leftist Correísta movement by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 4 May 2021

Colombians Are in the Streets Against a Violent Neoliberal Order by Estefanía Martinéz, Jacobin, 4 May 2021

US Role Behind the Defeat of Ecuador's Leftist Presidential Candidate by Roger Harris, CounterPunch, 28 April 2021

Biden Pursues Trump's Cuba Policy by Vijay Prashad, Consortium News, 23 April 2021

In Che Guevara's Veins Flowed the Blood of Irish Rebels by Nathália Urban / John McEvoy, Jacobin, 18 April 2021

The Dirty Campaign Underlying Ecuador's "Free and Fair" Election by Medea Benjamin, Leonardo Flores, Common Dreams, 16 April 2021

I entered my country's House of Justice and found a snake charmer's temple by Vijay Prashad, MR Online, 16 April 2021

Right-Wing Banker Pulls Off Upset Win in Ecuador Over Leftist Champion by Kenny Stancil, Common Dreams, 13 April 2021

Is the Biden Administration Quietly Pursuing an Imperialist Foreign Policy? by Greg Grandin and Maria Esperanza Casullo, In These Times, 8 April 2021

One Hundred Year of the Russian NEP – Lessons for Cuba by Samuel Farber, New Politics, 3 April 2021

Will Biden's Central American Plan Slow Migration (or Speed It Up)? by Aviva Chomsky, TomDispatch, 30 March 2021

After a century of plunder, US imperialism turns away Central American refugees by Eric London, World Socialist Web Site, 22 March 2021

Neoliberalism Was Born in Chile; Neoliberalism Will Die in Chile by Vijay Prashad, ZNet, 12 March 2021

- Latin American Coups and Bothersome Democracy by Ted Snider,, 15 March 2021

Ecuador's pseudo-left candidate Yaku Pérez echoes call for military takeover, nullifying election, prosecuting top candidate by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 10 March 2021

Right-wing Central American leaders praise neoliberal ‘Biden Plan' to strengthen US ‘sphere of influence' by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 8 March 2021

The EU and US Imperialism in Latin America by Mick Wallace and Nathalia Urban, Information Clearing House, 7 March 2021

What the Ecuadoran Elections Mean for the U.S. by Eve Ottenberg, CounterPunch, 5 March 2021

Haiti's Massive Protests Are a Repudiation of Authoritarianism and US Intervention by Kim Ives and Arvind Dilawar, Jacobin, 5 March 2021

U.S. Politics and the Financing of Political Groups in Cuba by Samuel Farber, New Politics, 3 March 2021

Mexican feminists raise their voices against patriarchy by Natalia Gutiérrez, ROAR, 20 February 2021

‘No to Dictatorship': Why Haitians are protesting US-backed Moïse by Aaron Maté, The Grayzone, 17 February 2021

US, OAS, Colombia try to steal Ecuador's election from popular socialist candidate, while spreading fake news by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 15 February 2021

Biden admin smears Nicaragua as ‘dictatorship' for forcing US-funded, coup-plotting NGOs to register as foreign agents by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 11 February 2021

Ecuador's historic election explained: Inside the Citizens' Revolution by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 6 February 2021

Ecuador: In Search of Tomorrow by Vijay Prashad, Consortium News, 5 February 2021

How ExxonMobil Uses Divide and Rule to Get Its Way in South America by Vijay Prashad, CounterPunch, 5 February 2021

Before Stalinism by Samuel Farber, Marxist Education Project, 23 January 2021 (video)

The Criminalization of Opposition Politics in Cuba by Sam Farber, Spectre Journal, 13 January 2021

'Despicable': Outgoing Trump Administration to Designate Cuba a 'State Sponsor of Terrorism' by Kenny Stancil, Common Dreams, 11 January 2021

US Hypocrisy on Cuba Continues by Reese Erlich,, 9 January 2021

2020 Latin A merica and the Caribbean in Review: the Pink Tide May Rise Again by Roger Harris, ZNet, 3 January 2021

Argentina legalises abortion in landmark moment for women's rights by Tom Phillips and Uki Goñi, The Guardian, 30 December 2020

Washington's favorite Venezuelan opposition leader exposes links to Colombian death squads and narco networks by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 26 December 2020

How the U.S. Is Quietly Undermining Colombia's Fragile Peace Process by Cruz Bonlarron Martínez and Evan King, In These Times, 23 December 2020

Rafael Correa on Venezuela, Assange, and ‘preventing the total destruction of our homeland' by Max Blumenthal, The Grayzone, 13 December 2020 (video and transcript)

Why imperialism is obsolete in Latin America by Jorge Arreaza and Vijay Prashad, MR Online, 25 November 2020

China is working to expand its ties to Latin America by Vijay Prashad and John Ross, MR Online, 10 November 2020

U.S. is doing its best to lock out China from Latin America and the Caribbean by Vijay Prashad, MR Online, 4 November 2020

Talk of Another Pink Tide by Patrick Lawrence, Consortium News, 2 November 2020

After lockdown, anti-government protests resume in Colombia by José Antonio Gutiérrez D., ROAR, 31 October 2020

A New Constitution: What the United States Can Learn From Chile by Ariel Dorfman, ZNet, 30 October 2020

'Let This Echo Around the World': Nearly 50 Years After US-Backed Coup, Chile Votes to Rewrite Pinochet Era Constitution by Kenny Stancil, Common Dreams, 26 October 2020

Chile, Bolivia, El Salvador Lead On Decolonial Constitutional Change by Simon Davis-Cohen, Common Dreams, 26 October 2020

Chileans mobilize in advance of a historic plebiscite by Bree Busk, ROAR, 22 October 2020

Argentina's veteran ambassador makes a stand for the sovereignty of Latin America by Vijay Prashad, MR Online, 21 October 2020

Cuba's New Economic Turn by Samuel Farber, New Politics, 18 October 2020

How Ecuador's Democracy is being suffocated by Vijay Prashad and Pilar Troya Fernández, MR Online, 1 October 2020

Trump Continues the Never-Ending War on Cuba by Jacob G. Hornberger, The Future of Freedom Foundation, 28 September 2020

Bolivia's Socialist VP Candidate: “The Coup Against Evo Morales Was Driven by Multinationals and the Organization of American States” Interview wirth David Choquehuanca, Jacobin, 26 September 2020

Killing by Colombian military escalates protests against state violence by Andrea Lobo, World Socialist Web Site, 26 September 2020

Exclusive: Secret cables reveal Britain interfered with elections in Chile by John McEvoy, Daily Maverick, 22 September 2020

In Lenín Moreno’s Ecuador, Democracy Is in Danger by Guillaume Long, Jacobin, 21 September 2020

The Meaning of Allende’s Triumph by Ariel Dorfman, ZNet, 6 September 2020

“Death Is on the Ballot”: Lessons for the US, 50 Years After Allende’s Socialist Revolution in Chile, Democracy Now! 4 September (video ad transcript)

COVID-19: Latin American Women are Disappearing & Dying Under Lockdown by Lynn Marie Stephen, Consortium News, 26 August 2020

Covid-19 and the Health Crisis in Latin America by Yanis Iqbal, ZNet, 9 August 2020

Document exposes new US plot to overthrow Nicaragua’s elected socialist gov’t by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 4 August 2020

Cuba and the complex relationship between the individual and the collective by Karima Oliva Bello, MR Online, 30 July 2020

Beyond the Blockade: Education in Cuba - book review by Orlando Hill, Counterfire, 30 July 2020

Women: the new political force in Latin America, openDemocracy, 30 July 2020

Brazil's money laundering scandal from hell by Pepe Escobar, Asia Times, 23 July 2020

An inside look at Nicaragua's Sandinista Revolution on its 41st anniversary by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 23 July 2020

Long Overdue for Latin America: A New "Good Neighbor Policy" by Medea Benjamin, Steve Ellner, Common Dreams, 20 July 2020

Trump Administration Wants to Deprive Cubans of Food by W.T. Whitney, CounterPunch, 20 July 2020

Lopez Obrador's Visit to Trump is a Betrayal of the U.S. and Mexican People by Laura Carlsen, Information Clearing House, 8 July 2020

Nicaragua – Virtual Reality and Human Rights by Stephen Sefton, Global Research, 6 July 2020

Leaked documents reveal right-wing oligarch plot to overthrow Mexico’s AMLO by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 18 June 2020

U.S. campaign against Cuba's medical brigades targets healthcare, not ‘forced labor' by Joe Emersberger, MR Online, 3 June 2020

Cuban Doctors Abroad – Appearances and Realities by Samuel Farber, New Politics, 30 May 2020

Lives Depend on Argentina's Debt Talks by Mark Weisbrot, ZNet, 22 May 2020

Colombia's Government Acts Like Doormat for U.S. by Vijay Prashad, Paola Estrada, Ana Maldonado and Zoe PC, Znet, 11 April 2020

Billionaire-backed Human Rights Watch lobbies for lethal US sanctions on leftist governments as Covid crisis rages by Ben Norton, The Grayzone, 8 April 2020

OAS head Luis Almagro's new term promises more corruption, cronyism and coup-plotting, The Grayzone, 23 March 2020

How the OAS Revived the Cold War in the Americas by Laura Carlsen, CounterPunch, 17 March 2020

US House Rams Through Nicaragua Regime-Change Bill with Zero Opposition by Ben Norton, Consortium News, 15 March 2020

Elon Musk Is Acting Like a Neo-Conquistador for South America’s Lithium by Vijay Prashad -

As Media Amplifies Unrest in Venezuela and Beyond, Colombians Quietly Revolt by Alan Macleod and Whitney Webb, Defend Freedom Press, 10 March 2020

Quieter and Quieter: The Evolution of Latin America's Silent Coups by Ted Snider,, 10 March 2020

Mexican women plan historic strike against femicides by Isabella Cota, openDemocracy, 4 March 2020

Chile’s US-Backed Gov’t Shooting Anti-Austerity Protesters, Blinding & Maiming by the Thousands, Ben Norton, Consortium News, 2 March 2020

Deported to Death: US Sent 138 Salvadorans Home to be Killed by Mneesha Gellman, Consortium News, 10 February 2020

An invisible pandemic: “Women are dying” by Daniela Sánchez, openDemocracy, 30 January 2020

The Challenge for Chile and the World by Ariel Dorfman, CounterPunch, 27 January 2020

How new creative actions are fueling Chile's uprising by Cristian Opaso, ZNet, 26 January 2020

What the Right Wing in Latin America means by democracy is violence by Vijay Prashad, MR Online, 23 January 2020

Cracking Up the Walls of War and Authoritarianism by Justin Podur, ZNet, 18 January 2020

Notes from the Editors, Monthly Review, 1 January 2020


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