The United States no longer has the same hegemonic stranglehold over countries within Latin America.
14 Sep 2013 12:48 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Latin America, Argentina, Bolivia
Americans are becoming more concerned that government 'anti-terror' programmes are actually restricting civil liberties.
07 Aug 2013 11:33 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Russia, United States
Even the world’s most powerful media and Intelligence apparatus can’t always control public opinion, writes Weisbrot.
28 Jun 2013 21:04 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Latin America, China, Ecuador
There is a striking contrast between how the eurozone and the United States are handling their financial crises.
Mark Weisbrot | 26 May 2013 23:25 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Cyprus, France, Greece
Statistical analysis has proved effective in predicting election outcomes, however could its use also affirm results?
Mark Weisbrot | 10 May 2013 10:31 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, United States, Venezuela
Contest for the post of WTO director-general pits Washington's candidate and programme against most of the world.
Mark Weisbrot | 05 May 2013 07:55 GMT | Politics
The idea that an increase in oil prices automatically reduces poverty and raises everyone's living standards is not true.
Mark Weisbrot | 12 Apr 2013 07:51 GMT | Latin America, Venezuela
People don't know the unique role Chavez played in bringing about the unity and second independence of Latin America.
Mark Weisbrot | 17 Mar 2013 11:46 GMT
Hugo Chavez will be mourned not only by Venezuelans, but also by many others who appreciate what he did for the region.
Mark Weisbrot | 06 Mar 2013 06:50 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Latin America, Argentina, Bolivia
The so-called troika's fiscal plans for Greece are the cause of its economic depression, not the solution.
Mark Weisbrot | 02 Feb 2013 10:25 GMT | Business & Economy, Argentina, Greece, Indonesia, Malaysia
Although Chavez isn't perfect, his villainisation in Western media is perplexing.
Mark Weisbrot | 30 Jan 2013 10:08 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, Iraq, Spain, United States
A personal journey reveals how anger and fear fuelled the Ebola crisis that ravaged West Africa.
A look at the information wars waged by Israel and its supporters to win the hearts and minds of the American people.
Media, War & Conflict, Israel
Media and the politics of representation in Latin America, from the 'perfect Latin American' to the 'authentic' one.
Media, Politics, Latin America
We analyse how populist far-right movements are challenging the promise of an integrated union.