Wealthy corporations may use trade courts to keep public health measures from cutting into their profits.
Nayib Bukele is popular with the people, but not with lawmakers.
In more than two-thirds of the mining-related lawsuits against governments in the region, communities have been actively organizing against the mining activities.
The Center for Popular Democracy and the Institute for Policy Studies invite you to a talk with two organizers from SINTRACIHOBI, the union of in-home childcare providers.
With a slim majority in Congress and a still-strong conservative opposition, Ollanta Humala may well find it difficult to implement even his moderate program of change.
China and the United States are going head to head in Latin America, but the United States still has the edge.
They did it! After pre-announcing that no major decisions would result from Cancun talks and nearly two weeks of debates and discussions, the army of international climate change negotiators reached an agreement fully in line with the low expectations for it.
It’s time for the United States to finally deal with its dysfunctional health care and to find inspiration in South America.