Congress and the Obama administration make clear they have not learned from two decades of failed trade policies and a devastating financial crisis in pushing the Trans-Pacific Partnership forward.
Program host Jorge Gestoso interviews Manuel Pérez-Rocha about the current state of US-Latin American relations in light of the upcoming Summit of the Americas, slated later this week in Panama City.
Perspectives from Canada, the United States, and Mexico.
A forum examining 20 years of the North American Free Trade Agreement.
Mexicans have little to celebrate as NAFTA turns 20 years old in 2014 - the destruction caused by the agreement continues to push many Mexicans to migrate to try to make a living.
If public will and common sense are the driving forces of policy development, we should see meaningful action on immigration this year.
Nearly 20 years since NAFTA went into effect, its empty promises have been laid bare for the people of Mexico.
Attend this screening about one of the deadliest places in the world for journalists, followed by a discussion with IPS' Drug Policy project Director Sanho Tree and Frank Smyth of the Committee to Protect Journalists.
The war on the narcotraffickers also serves as a pretext for militarizing areas of Mexico that have strong traditions of social resistance.
Part 1 of an interview with "Drug War Mexico" co-author Peter Watt.