How The U.S. Created The Central American Immigration Crisis

By Rebecca Gordon, Tom Dispatch. -

It’s hard to believe that more than four years have passed since the police shot Amílcar Pérez-López a few blocks from my house in San Francisco’s Mission District. He was an immigrant, 20 years [...]

The U.S. Is In Debt To Central America

By César Chelala, Informationclearinghouse.info -

August 01, 2019 "Information Clearing House" -  At the beginning of the 1980s, during a meeting in New York with then ex-President Jimmy Carter, I accompanied Argentine Nobel Prize laureate [...]

Venezuela Trump Redirects Central American Aid To Venezuelan Opposition

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

The United States government has decided to redirect US$41.9 million, meant to financially assist Central American countries, to Venezuela's opposition, according to an internal document obtained [...]

The Facts About The Humanitarian Crisis In Mexico And Central America

By Staff, Doctorswithoutborders.org -

US Administration officials are sounding the alarm about a humanitarian crisis along the border with Mexico to justify building a border wall. As a medical humanitarian organization treating [...]

How Climate Change Forces Central American Farmers To Migrate

By Edgardo Ayala, Towardfreedom.org -

CANDELARIA DE LA FRONTERA, El Salvador (IPS) – As he milks his cow, Salvadoran Gilberto Gomez laments that poor harvests, due to excessive rain or drought, practically forced his three children [...]

Trump Administration To Immediately Deport New Central American Asylum Seekers To Mexico

The Trump administration announced a new policy that effectively guts the right of asylum for refugees from Central America. From now on, US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will begin [...]

US Pledges Billions In Aid To Limit Central American Migration

However, Trump’s threats to slash aid to the region if immigration was not contained have persistently raised doubts about how much the United States would stump up. The United [...]

Refused Right To Seek Asylum, Honduran Refugees Demand Reparations For Destructive US Foreign Policy In Central America

By Julia Conley, Commondreams.org -

"It may seem like a lot of money to you. But it is a small sum compared to everything the United States has stolen from Honduras." A month after arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border in hopes of [...]

Escape From Fear

By Beth Geglia, Redpepper.org.uk -

I remember sitting across the table from my friend Pavel in a coffee shop in the Honduran capital Tegucigalpa in 2014. The conversation was casual and frank, as it often is, when talking to [...]

No One Is Illegal – Solidarity With The Migrant Caravans

By Staff, Internationalviewpoint.org -

Thousands of migrants from Central America have made politically and socially visible the structural violence and systematic violation of their human rights that they experience on a daily basis, [...]

Migrant Caravans Challenge the Continent’s Governments

By Dan La Botz, Newpol.org -

Central American migrants, both desperate and courageous, have thrust themselves into the center of Mexican and U.S. politics with their demand for refuge and asylum. As the head of the NGO [...]

Press Release From The Central American Migrant Exodus For Life

By Staff, Resumen-english.org -

Today marks 31 days of the historic exodus of Central American migrants, known as the “Migrant Caravan,” which departed from Honduran territory on October 13, 2018. Our exodus is a consequence of [...]

Is There Really A ‘Militia Caravan’ Traveling South To Protect US Border From Marching Migrants?

By Igor Ogorodnev, Rt.com -

Most media outlets have published as fact claims that vigilante groups incited by Donald Trump are organizing themselves to confront the migrant caravan, but the story appears to be based on [...]

Chicanos Welcome Central American Caravan

By Sol Marquez, Fightbacknews.org -

Los Angeles, CA – On October 26, as the caravan of refugees from Central America traveled through Mexico, they were welcomed with food, festivity, aid, and clothing. As Chicanos, we must do the [...]

US And The Central American Exodus

By Angel Guerra, Resumen-english.org -

The exodus of Central Americans, mainly to the United States, has been made visible by the current caravan that crosses Mexico, this is not new and is a long-standing phenomenon.In 2017, the [...]

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