Post Tagged with: "latin america"

The Myth of Multipolarity and Overexpansion of Rising Powers: The Case of Brazil

The Myth of Multipolarity and Overexpansion of Rising Powers: The Case of Brazil

Brazil over-expanded considerably in the first decades of the 21st century in a process that was fuelled by domestic interest groups as well as a myth of multipolarity.

Review – The Politics of Political Science

Review – The Politics of Political Science

Paulo Ravecca’s original and innovative book reflects on the state of the discipline of political science in Latin America via the deconstruction of hegemonic visions.

Review – Keepers of the Future: La Coordinadora of El Salvador

Review – Keepers of the Future: La Coordinadora of El Salvador

Avi Lewis’ documentary demonstrates how a Salvadorian community are overcoming violent conflict, prioritising their relationship with nature and participatory democracy.

Mendoza (Argentina), 29 de Junio 2012. La Presidenta de Brasil, Dilma Rousseff, asumiÛ la Presidencia Pro TÈmpore para el prÛximo semestre, rindiendo un homenaje al ex Presidente de Brasil, Luiz In·cio da Silva y al ex Presidente de Argentina, NÈstor Kirchner, como impulsores del proceso de integraciÛn. Foto: Fernanda LeMarie - Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores, Comercio e IntegraciÛn.

Latin American Integration: The Dilemma

Latin American integration is difficult due to lack of conceptual comprehension (by practitioners) and low political commitment, especially regarding supra-nationalism.

Latin America and China: Reflections on the 70th Anniversary of the PRC

Latin America and China: Reflections on the 70th Anniversary of the PRC

In the last 20 years, China became a major economic partner in Latin America, but its increased presence also provokes nationalistic reactions in countries like Brazil.

Latin American Regionalism Under the New Right

Latin American Regionalism Under the New Right

The autonomy void present in the current forms of regionalism in Latin America puts the region’s societies in a position of dependency to non-national projects.

Interview – Andrés Malamud

Interview – Andrés Malamud

Andrés Malamud discusses the challenges of Latin and South American regional integration along with the changing policy and political goals within the region.

Interview – Pablo Nemiña

Interview – Pablo Nemiña

Pablo Nemiña explores the complex relationship between Latin American countries and the IMF, Argentina’s economic policy and the country’s upcoming presidential elections.

Interview – Raúl Salgado

Interview – Raúl Salgado

Raúl Salgado talks to us about geopolitics and regionalism in Latin America, the role of small states in regional integration, UNASUR, and Brazil’s role within BRICS.

Disputing Venezuela’s Disputes

Disputing Venezuela’s Disputes

Disputes regarding the severity of the Venezuelan crisis, the need for international intervention, and authorities legitimately are the core of Venezuela’s problems.

Venezuela: A Difficult Puzzle to Solve

Venezuela: A Difficult Puzzle to Solve

The scenario for Venezuela is very difficult, but while the armed forces are with Maduro, he will remain in power, despite internal and external opposing pressures.

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