The Other Chile: Following Victor Jara’s Songs

Escrito por  |  5 / August / 2009

While the country enters a media-hyped electoral campaign, some communities continue their struggle to create a new world based upon  Continue Reading »

Synopsis of a Failed Process of Pacification and Democratization in the Region

Escrito por  |  5 / August / 2009

Peace Agreements and Democratization Processes in Central America The changes that followed the Peace Agreements in Central America, particularly since  Continue Reading »

An Interview with Carlos Alvarez of Mercosur

Escrito por  |  3 / August / 2009

Mercosur (the Common Market of the South) was formed in 1991 by Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay. It is described  Continue Reading »

Biodiversity Report from the Americas Program of CIP—July 2009

Escrito por  |  31 / July / 2009

CHILE: Resounding Rejection of Genetically Modified (GM) Products BRAZIL: The Harsh Reality Behind Sugar Cane Ethanol NO to Bio-fuels for  Continue Reading »

A Lack of Resolve

Escrito por  |  31 / July / 2009

President Mel Zelaya is right to refuse to be delivered back to his presidential chair, trussed and bound like a  Continue Reading »

South America’s Swine Flu Winter

Escrito por  |  30 / July / 2009

Just three weeks after the southern winter solstice, an already overloaded Argentine health service prepares for the second winter influenza  Continue Reading »

Elections in Argentina: A Return to the Right and a Blow for Kirchnerism

Escrito por  |  24 / July / 2009

Though legislative elections took place in Argentina on June 28, the topic on everyone’s mind now is the 2011 presidential  Continue Reading »