Regions / Latin America & Caribbean
Even as governments set climate targets, they're working hard to expand the extractive global economy with measures that could deepen the climate crisis.
Americans should be able to count on help from Washington if they run into trouble overseas.
The Obama administration has concluded deals with Iran and Cuba. Will North Korea round out the trifecta?
An interview with a member of the Cuban 5, Gerardo Hernandez.
John Dinges on Cuba-US relations: "I'm optimistic". An interview with John Dinges on Cuba-US relations. Originally in Spanish, with English translation from IPS.
Under what conditions do governments of poorer countries become active defenders and protectors of the environment?
Despite its improving relations with Havana, Washington's ultimate goal for the island remains regime change.
As President Obama tries to save the Trans-Pacific Partnership this week, debates over the goals of free trade intensifies.
This small South American country is taxing wealthy estates and distributing the proceeds directly to workers.
As President Obama twists arms to pass “fast track,” a look back at the Democrats who helped Clinton win the bloody trade battle of 1993.