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Until the Rulers Obey -- The growing strength of Latin America's Social Movements A panel discussion in London on April 21 with Clifton Ross, Marcela López Levy and Grace Livingstone. Clif Ross'


Are left-wing governments in Latin America in retreat? asks Jonathan Watts of the Guardian:


We think of Costa Rica as being in a class of its own in Latin America in terms of environmental protection. But even here environmental activists are being killed:


The Mexican president suggests parents of missing normalistas Ayotzinapa not to hold forever to their sons and daughters disappearance. Statement outraged the Mexican population.


| El Salvador -- IPS | Despite constitutional guarantees, El Salvador's substantial, but almost invisible indigenous population is still waiting for basic rights.


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