Latin America & the Caribbean

One hurricane, two systems

Dramatic images and accounts of the devastation wreaked by Hurricane Ian continue to dominate the news. The death toll, approaching…

October 3, 2022

Despite decades of U.S. blockade/Cuba slowly begins to recover from devastating Hurricane Ian

By Alejandra Garcia Havana, Cuba The following slightly edited article appeared in the Sept. 30 online edition of “Resumen LatinoAmericano…

October 3, 2022

Protests and anger intensify in Haiti

Beginning in late August, on the date commemorating the start of the 1804 revolution that liberated Haiti, hundreds of thousands…

October 3, 2022

Cuba will continue to raise its voice to reject domination and hegemonism

Speech by Cuba’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bruno Rodríguez, at the United Nations General Assembly, Sept. 21, 2022 Delegates: The…

September 29, 2022

Commentary on hurricanes/ ‘Puerto Rico is not for sale’

On Sept. 23, 1868, el Grito de Lares erupted in the town of Lares, Puerto Rico, the island’s first armed…

September 27, 2022

Hail Indigenous Peoples Day – Support Workers World 

Boston’s proclamation last year that the second Monday of October every year would be Indigenous Peoples Day, “in lieu of”…

September 23, 2022

‘Operación Estrella Solitaria’: una estratagema de los supremacistas blancos 

El gobernador protofascista de Texas, Greg Abbott, está recibiendo mucha publicidad estos días por enviar en autobús a los migrantes…

September 23, 2022

Dramatic U-turn/U.S. recognizes Alex Saab as Special Envoy of Venezuela

By William Camacaro This article was first published by Orinoco Tribune. William Camacaro is a Venezuelan-American, National Co-Coordinator in the…

September 22, 2022

Cubans vote on Family Code that ‘protects human dignity’

The Cuban people will vote in a Sept. 25 referendum on a new Family Code, which, if approved, would expand…

September 19, 2022

Five years after Hurricane Maria: Puerto Ricans continue to struggle

A Call to Action on Puerto Rico, a U.S.-based collective with an anti-colonial, pro-independence perspective stated, “Given the damages caused…

September 19, 2022