Américans

Bolivian Ex-President Will Stand Trial in US Court for Massacre

It will be the first time a former head of state faces a judge in the United States in connection with alleged human rights abuses.

  • Feb 22, 2018
  • 9:15 am

Juan Rulfo, Rediscovering a Literary Giant

It’s a bit of a mystery why Rulfo remains so unfamiliar in the United States compared with similarly popular Latin American authors who have managed to attract wide followings in English translation.

  • Feb 22, 2018
  • 8:05 am

Abraham Lincoln: The Republican President Who Defended Mexico

While Lincoln is most notably known for the Emancipation Proclamation, many history books omit or gloss over Lincoln’s influence on Mexico.

  • Feb 19, 2018
  • 10:46 am

NARCOS y el fármaco-imperialismo contemporáneo

La droga, por tanto, no es la sustancia o el narcótico con el que se intoxica un número muy alto de estadounidense sino un dispositivo atado a una geopolítica cada vez más militarizada

  • Jan 2, 2018
  • 4:08 pm

Marlon Santi: Aportes y desafíos de la justicia pluricultural

“Para el futuro latinoamericano y para el futuro de muchos países en otros continentes, el caso Sarayaku da un precedente jurídico”.

  • Jan 1, 2018
  • 11:00 am

Sabine Bouchat: Un testimonio de vida entre mundos

“Yo me llamo Sabine Bouchat y soy de Bélgica. Estoy casada desde hace casi 28 años con José Gualinga y hemos tenido dos hijos que ya son grandes”.

  • Jan 1, 2018
  • 10:40 am

Black Is Beautiful in Ecuador (PODCAST)

Latino Rebels Radio: December 26, 2017

  • Dec 26, 2017
  • 5:01 pm

El pueblo hondureño habló/The Honduran People Have Spoken

El pueblo de despierta. We are awake.

  • Nov 30, 2017
  • 2:40 pm

An URGENT Communication From ‘The Platform of Social and Popular Movements in Honduras’

“We declare our absolute and categorical rejection of the fraudulent electoral process that has legitimized the continuation of a state of repression and death, directed by Juan Orlando Hernández.”

  • Nov 30, 2017
  • 1:18 pm

Tupak Viteri: Retos de la consulta previa e informada a los pueblos indígenas

“Entonces, nosotros, como nacionalidades, como pueblos, tenemos nuestro gobierno”.

  • Nov 28, 2017
  • 8:06 am

A Stranger in a Strange Land: Growing Up Cuban-American Under the Embargo

I was so politically, physically, and aesthetically estranged from my heritage that it felt like a lie.

  • Nov 22, 2017
  • 9:14 am

Would Impeaching Trump Restore the Rule of Law? Lessons From Latin America

The current political crisis in the United States shares similarities with political issues in Latin America.

  • Jul 17, 2017
  • 5:48 am

A Peek Into the Lives of Puerto Rican Muslims

They live daily life as minorities—Muslims among their Puerto Rican family and Puerto Ricans in the Muslim community.

  • Jun 27, 2017
  • 9:57 am

‘Snipers’ Take to the Streets of Venezuela as Death Toll Surges Past 2014 Record

Two more Venezuelans died Wednesday amid ongoing unrest, with officials in Caracas calling for an official investigation into the role of right-wing snipers in the violence.

  • May 12, 2017
  • 12:04 am

Central American Gangs Like MS-13 Were Born Out of Failed Anti-Crime Policies

The street gang Mara Salvatrucha 13, commonly known as MS-13, was born in the United States.

  • May 9, 2017
  • 2:00 pm

Venezuela: One More Dies in Demonstration and National Assembly Threatens Ombudsman

One Venezuelan died during an anti-government demonstration this Wednesday.

  • Apr 27, 2017
  • 12:42 pm

International Community Responds to Venezuela Protests as Gov’t Calls for Dialogue

Reactions are following along ideological lines.

  • Apr 21, 2017
  • 1:03 pm

Educating Children in Guatemala Before They Decide to Migrate to the US Border

Youth are at high risk of becoming victims and perpetrators of crime and violence.

  • Apr 17, 2017
  • 10:00 am

On the 35th Anniversary of the Falkland Islands War (PODCAST)

Latino Rebels Radio: April 15, 2017

  • Apr 15, 2017
  • 11:09 am

The Bolivian Ambassador to the UN Just Gave the World a Harsh (and True) Lesson About US Interventionism

“My own people, the people of Latin America and the Caribbean, throughout history, we’ve lived this reality.”

  • Apr 8, 2017
  • 10:37 am