Two decades of high costs for Mexico’s agriculture, economy, families, and environment
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.
Join us to learn more about the TPP and organizing around it from colleagues from the United States, Canada, and Mexico.
Join IPS Global Economy project and co-sponsors for 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.
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.
A real commitment to security must place human life and public safety above all else–no matter which side of the border you’re on.
Come to this compelling screening followed a discussion led by IPS’ Sanho Tree and Frank Smyth of the Committee to Protect Journalists.
There are good reasons to be cynical about the return of the PRI in Mexico. Even so, when it comes to human rights in Mexico, there’s plenty of room for improvement.
USAID spending often means less security and more violence against women, particularly women human rights defenders.
We’ll have more economic and climate disasters on Sandy’s scale unless our political systems intervene.