Latin America

Honduran Children without food or shelter
In Focus Latin America

Honduran Children without food or shelter

In this Central American country 72% of its inhabitants live in poverty and one in four children suffer from chronic malnutrition. Yeanny González Peña As is the case in a number of Latin-American countries, causes of poverty do not come so much from being underdeveloped as from having unequal wealth […]

Havana: Restoration as a Social Issue
Globe Latin America

Havana: Restoration as a Social Issue

Restoration projects in the historic district of the Cuban capital are helping to perfect an urban development project that prioritizes patrimonial and social interests. Lianet Arias Sosa Havana City Historian Eusebio Leal explained these projects are focused on the human aspect, not just the restoration of the city’s architecture and […]

Bay of Pigs, a foiled attack
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Bay of Pigs, a foiled attack

Some misguided policy decisions meant that the United States failed in their attempt to overthrow Fidel Castros’ revolutionary regime in April 1961. Ane Bores Nearly half a century may have gone by, but not even the passage of time has managed to affect the legendary names of Fidel Castro, Ernesto […]