Friday, December 15, 2017
LAB launches the first of its new series of Special Reports -- a critical look at the the decade of rule by the Workers' Party (PT) in Brazil. Reviewers seem to like it. Look at what they have to say.
To celebrate the publication of its new book on Brazil, LAB asked several experts to give us their views on the cause of the Brazilian crisis. Their explanations are surprisingly different -- and contradictory. Join the debate and add your comment.
Bernardo Kucinski argues "The PT is certainly finished. Perhaps a new left will emerge from the cinders but I have my doubts."
Argument in the run-up to the second round of the elections, to be held on 26 October, promises be hard-hitting, even vicious.
Who could ask for more? A supremely well-written travelogue whose authors are trade unionists and journalists with a deep interest in the societies they visit.
It will soon be two years since the PRI returned to power and people from different walks of life are already fed up with the lack of progress in the economy and education. LAB editor Javier Farje reports from Mexico City
Alfonso Cuarón questions President Peña Nieto about government plans to reform the oil and gas industry.
High inflation in Argentina is commonly seen as a warning of imminent economic meltdown, but is this too simple a view?
Agrarian, indigenous and other communities and an emergent centre-left opposition are piling on the pressure in the run-up to presidential elections in May.
As Michelle Bachelet embarks on her second presidential term in March 2014, other Chilean women are occupying positions of power.

Stay in touch

2,880FansLike
1,659FollowersFollow
60SubscribersSubscribe