Plan 3000
Resistance and Social Change at the Heart of Racism

Escrito por  |  30 / April / 2009

In the middle of a racist city of white elites, the nucleus of the agro-export oligarchy, Plan 3000 is an  Continue Reading »

Mexico’s Swine Flu and the Globalization of Disease

Escrito por  |  29 / April / 2009

Mexico has long been considered the laboratory of globalization. Now a potentially deadly virus has germinated in that laboratory, finding  Continue Reading »

Over 10,000 Dead: Is Mexican Drug War Violence Ebbing?

Escrito por  |  28 / April / 2009

Statistical sleights-of-hand and temporary lulls have obscured the drug war’s rising costs. The Mexican Attorney General’s Office (PGR) reports that  Continue Reading »

"An Equal Partnership" at the Summit; Obama in Mexico; Special Earth Day Report; Immigrant Crackdown and the Drug War; April Biodiversity Report; G-20: Round Two; Citizen Groups Organize to End "Soft Censorship"

Escrito por  |  23 / April / 2009

This Week in the Americas "An Equal Partnership" at the Summit: Matching Words with Deeds By Laura Carlsen The stage  Continue Reading »

Obama Pledges to Seek "Equal Partnership" At Americas Summit:
Matching Words with Deeds

Escrito por  |  22 / April / 2009

The stage was set for a showdown. Hugo Chavez and Barack Obama exchanged another round of insults before getting on  Continue Reading »

The Failed Border Security Initiative

Escrito por  |  21 / April / 2009

Something isn’t working. In late 2005 Michael Chertoff, the new secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), launched the  Continue Reading »

Mr. President: Calderon is not Mexico

Escrito por  |  20 / April / 2009

President Obama’s visit to Mexico has produced vague and contradictory statements, centered on worn-out strategies. Many people who had hoped  Continue Reading »