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Open Letter to Amnesty International by a Former Amnesty International Prisoner of Conscience

By Camilo Mejia on June 13, 2018

Through this letter I express my unequivocal condemnation of Amnesty International with regards to the destabilizing role it has played in Nicaragua, my country of birth. (more…)

Letter of Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva to the Brazilian People

For two months I have been unjustly imprisoned, without committing any crime. For two months I have been unable to travel the country I love, bringing the message of hope for a (more…)

Lula’s Presidential Campaign Launched

By Rafaella Dotta on June 8, 2018

Photo: Ricardo Stuckert

Contagem, in the Great Belo Horizonte Area, southeastern Brazil, will be the first city where fellow party members and supporters will host an event to officially launch ex-president (more…)

Repolarization, Repolitization and Reunification

By Adán Chávez Frías on June 3, 2018

Photo: Roger Harris

On June 6, despite the pressure on Latin American countries by Vice President Pence, the United States failed to secure the necessary votes to expel Venezuela (more…)

New Cuban President Transforms Style of Government

By Patricia Grogg on May 23, 2018

Photo, Jorge Luis Baños

During his first month as Cuba’s president, Miguel Díaz-Canel, well on his way to gaining and maintaining the backing of citizens, shows signs of realizing that in order to govern he has (more…)

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