South American Nations Agree on Technical Rules for Bank of the South

Escrito por  |  29 / May / 2009

On May 31, 2009, seven South American Finance ministers agreed on the basis for establishing the Bank of the South  Continue Reading »

Enforcement-First Immigration Politics

Escrito por  |  29 / May / 2009

Since its creation in the wake of the Sept. 11 attacks, the Department of Homeland Security has assiduously responded to  Continue Reading »

From Water War to Water Management

Escrito por  |  27 / May / 2009

Through the water war of April, 2000, the poor of the city and countryside of Cochabamba succeeded in expelling the  Continue Reading »

New Military Base in Colombia Would Spread Pentagon Reach Throughout Latin America

Escrito por  |  27 / May / 2009

The Pentagon budget submitted to Congress on May 7 includes $46 million for development of a new U.S. military base  Continue Reading »

Fallen Banker with Ties to Citigroup Involved in Shooting of Brazilian Landless Workers

Escrito por  |  25 / May / 2009

On April 18, seven members of the Brazilian Landless Workers’ Movement (MST) were shot by private security guards on a  Continue Reading »

Restoring Integrity to the Immigration System

Escrito por  |  21 / May / 2009

There is broad agreement that the immigration system is broken. But reaching a political consensus on how to fix the  Continue Reading »

House and Senate Pass New Military Aid to Mexico

Escrito por  |  17 / May / 2009

Poor Mexico has suffered a series of hard blows lately. From elections that left a bitterly divided populace, to a  Continue Reading »