By DIANE JEANTET / The Associated PressSep 4, 2019
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The actor and activist dissects the Trump administration's meddling in Venezuela and our long history of interventionism in Latin America. Dig deeper ( 13 Min. Read )
Vijay Prashad / Independent Media InstituteFeb 1, 2019
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Joana Salém Vasconcelos and Rejane Carolina Hoeveler / Brasil WireNov 29, 2018
The neoliberal model implemented in Chile after the 1973 coup gives us hints as to what to expect from Brazil's incoming government. Dig deeper ( 9 Min. Read )
NICOLE WINFIELD and PETER PRENGAMAN / The Associated PressJan 17, 2018
The pontiff headed to an area Wednesday used as a detention and torture facility during the country’s bloody military dictatorship. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
By Ariel Dorfman / TomDispatchSep 14, 2017
The rise of white supremacy under Trump prompts author Ariel Dorfman to reflect on the history of authoritarianism in his native country, Chile. Dig deeper ( 11 Min. Read )
By John PattersonOct 30, 2015
David Gordon Green's star-studded film is a middling comedy about the humdrum conflicts between American meddlers in Bolivia's 2002 election Meanwhile, the Bolivians in it are as invisible as most of the slaves in "Gone With the Wind"David Gordon Green's star-studded film is a middling comedy about the internecine conflicts between American meddlers in Bolivia's 2002 election". Dig deeper ( 6 Min. Read )
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