Belen Fernandez is the author of Exile: Rejecting America and Finding the World (OR Books, 2019), Martyrs Never Die: Travels through South Lebanon (Wa... rscapes, 2016), and The Imperial Messenger: Thomas Friedman at Work (Verso, 2011). She is a contributing editor at Jacobin Magazine, and has written for the London Review of Books blog, Current Affairs, and Middle East Eye, among numerous other publications.
Forty years after Archbishop Oscar Romero’s assassination, neoliberal violence is still wreaking havoc in El Salvador.
The prevalence of psychological trauma among refugee youth should be an issue of utmost urgency for us all.
Despite Donald Trump’s claims, Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador are everything but safe.
The use of facial recognition in law enforcement takes us one step closer to our dystopian future.
The US has chosen a prominent warmonger to promote ‘democracy’ in Venezuela.