Regions / Chile
Washington DC awards ceremony will feature Danny Glover, Camila Vallejo. Event will include music, poetry, food, open bar.
This article examines the sixth summit of the Americas and analyzes how the event reflects a trend of Washington's declining hegemony in Latin America and the rise of unified opposition to American policies, particularly the militarization of the region, drug war and isolation of Cuba.
What IPS did after the assassination of Orlando Letelier and Ronni Moffitt came from the shock of fear and recognition.
Washington hues to 50-year-old convention for abolishing a centuries-old indigenous practice.
Gen. August Pinochet was Chile's dark sun.
Listen to a recording of this year's moving Sheridan Circle memorial ceremony. This annual event honors the memory of Orlando Letelier and Ronni Karpen Moffitt.
Democracy, market forces, and religious apostasy aren't determining factors in the scores Chile and Haiti notched in this grim competition.
Two earthquakes have shaken the Latin American country. The political one might have greater long-term impact.
The emergency has brought to light problems that will have serious consequences for the neoliberal business model.
Chile has been a reliable U.S. ally in Latin America. The presidential elections might further cement the alliance.