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Huge win for environmental defenders in Colombia; book and film recs for the...

Dear LAB subscribers, This is the final newsletter you’ll receive this year. Thanks to all of you who've kept up with our newsletters and our reporting...

Join our Treasure(r) Hunt and Book Launch, plus news from the...

This month, we focused on Bukele's contraversial footage and gang violence vs. civil rights; Water Defenders and Guapinol activists; attacks on Afro-Colombian memory; Ashaniká women's filmmaking and Chico Mendes' influence in India.

Women’s Rights Initiatives and Hopes & Fears for Brazil  – LAB...

LAB 's new book 'Women Resisting Violence' publshed, with one chapter available to Patrons to read. News from Brazil as an uneasy transition proceeds with Bolsonaro supporters still active, angry and dangerous.

Threats to environmental rights + lessons from the Brazilian election –...

LAB's environmental defenders series is expanded with new articles on Guatemala and Mexico. Worrying news about oppression in Nicaragua. Sobering lessons for the left from the first round of Brazil's elections.

Chile’s failed constitutional reform, continued environmental fight in Brazil – 30...

Chilean voters decisively rejected the new draft constitution, throwing into doubt the whole progress towards reform and advance that emerged from the decision to draw up the draft, and the election of Gabriel Boric. Meanwhile in Brazil, Lula leads the polls.

Building a more just economy post-Covid – LAB Newsletter 26 August,...

We're proud to release today an in-depth new digital chapter of LAB's book Voices of Latin America – 'The Covid 19 Pandemic: Survival', by Emily Gregg. LAB Newsletter 26 August, 2022

Crisis averted in Ecuador, democracy threatened in Brazil – LAB Newsletter, 27...

Concessions brought an end to protests in Ecuador, environmental defenders face increasing threats in Peru and democracy threatened in Brazil – LAB Newsletter, 27 July 2022

All eyes on Colombia and Brazil – LAB newsletter 22 June...

Colombia has just elected left-winger Gustavo Petro; Bolsonaro's toxic policies claim two more high profile victims. LAB Newsletter 22 June 2022

Solidarity is a Two-Way Street – LAB Newsletter, 31 March 2022

Mining struggles, women's rights and resistance to violence. Solidarity is a Two-Way Street – LAB Newsletter, 31 March 2022.

No change in Latin America? – LAB Newsletter, 16 May 2022

Environmental Defenders series, Listening to Women Resisting Violence, Crossed Off the Map - Travels in Bolivia, Solidarity with Latin America conference and new books from LAB authors.

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