New Internationalist

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One woman against Big Oil and patriarchy

Alicia Cawiya, an indigenous activist prepared to defy the powerful to save Ecuador’s Yasuní, talks to Linda Etchart.

Filed in: Ecuador

Justice turns its back on us

Impunity rules in today’s Honduras. Trans Activist Jlo Córdoba survives assassination attempts to speak to Dina Meza

Filed in: Honduras

Ecuador votes to bar politicians from having assets in tax havens

The ‘yes’ vote wins in the first, historic referendum of its kind, writes Alessio Perrone.

Filed in: Ecuador

Exclusive: Ecuador to hold historic referendum on tax havens

Will Ecuadoreans deliver an anti-corruption ultimatum to their politicians and civil servants this Sunday? The country’s Foreign Minister Guillaume Long discusses this question with Alessio Perrone.

Filed in: Ecuador

'On the other side': Ecuador's foreign minister blasts Britain on tax justice

The country often blocks tax havens and other predatory fiscal policies, argues Ecuador’s Foreign Minister Guillaume Long, in an exclusive interview with Alessio Perrone.

Filed in: Ecuador United Kingdom

What is behind Brazil’s prison crisis?

Overcrowding and violence between warring drug gangs have led to the deaths of over 130 prisoners this year, reports Ciara Long.

Filed in: Brazil

Mexico’s Gasolinazo Ignites Public Rage

Mexicans protest gas deregulation, an economic measure many think will exacerbate an already precarious situation. Ryan Mallett-Outtrim reports.

Filed in: Mexico

Country profile: Nicaragua

Mira Galanova uncovers a country at a crossroads.

Filed in: Nicaragua Politics Society

Letter from Cochabamba

Working children have more pressing concerns than the law, discovers Amy Booth.

Filed in: Bolivia Children Law Work

Tax avoidance: the damage done

Tax avoidance is anything but a victimless crime, with some of its most pernicious effects in the Global South, Stephanie Boyd shows.

Filed in: Peru

A closer look at Brazil’s economy

As new president Michal Temer tries to fix the economy through austerity, Kimberley Brown interviews Brazilian political scientist Sergio Gregorio Baierle.

Filed in: Brazil

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