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The migrant caravan and the crisis on the Mexican-American border
12/04/2018

The migrant caravan and the crisis on the Mexican-American border

From the beginning of his presidential campaign in 2016, Donald Trump created an important shift in political rhetoric regarding immigration. The shift coincided with a protectionist turn on economic matters including reviewing trade agreements with China, Mexico, Canada, and Europe
Monthly review: November 2018
12/03/2018

Monthly review: November 2018

Monthly review: November 2018, geopolitical events
The Return of the Right and the ‘Trumpification’ of Latin America
12/01/2018

The Return of the Right and the ‘Trumpification’ of Latin America

Jair Bolsonaro’s victory in Brazil and US President Donald Trump’s rush to congratulate the like-minded President-elect, has triggered a debate on the rise of “Trumpism” in Latin American politics.
The US vs the Latin American anti-globalist front
11/03/2018

The US vs the Latin American anti-globalist front

John Bolton recently referred to Venezuela, Cuba and Nicaragua as a “three tyrants” and announced that sanctions would be imposed against all three...
Bolsonaro`s victory, new details on the Khashoggi case and the elections in Georgia– weekly outcomes
10/29/2018

Bolsonaro`s victory, new details on the Khashoggi case and the elections in Georgia– weekly outcomes

Weekly review 22-28 October - Bolsonaro`s victory, new details on the Khashoggi case and the elections in Georgia
Argentina and the UK: The conflict and diplomacy of the Islas Malvinas
10/20/2018

Argentina and the UK: The conflict and diplomacy of the Islas Malvinas

The Islas Malvinas (The Falkland Islands in Spanish) were a Spanish overseas territory, disputed by the United Kingdom in the late eighteenth century during its period of imperial expansion.
The Brazilian elections, Kavanaugh, the Referendum in Romania – Weekly Outcomes
10/08/2018

The Brazilian elections, Kavanaugh, the Referendum in Romania – Weekly Outcomes

Weekly outcomes - the Brazilian elections, Kavanaugh, the Referendum in Romania – Weekly Outcomes
Elections in Brazil: The Fight for the geopolitical future
10/06/2018

Elections in Brazil: The Fight for the geopolitical future

Elections will take place in Brazil on October 7th. The right-wing candidate Jair Bolsonaro (Social liberal party) and Lula's successor - Fernando Haddad (Workers party, PT) are the most likely candidates for the office of president.
China and Venezuela; An Emerging Axis of Resistance?
09/28/2018

China and Venezuela; An Emerging Axis of Resistance?

It has been a couple weeks since the introduction of fundamental changes in the Venezuelan economy. It is pretty clear that things are improving steadily but surely in Venezuela when one compares the economic situation of a year ago, or even 2 months ago, to the situation today.
Weekly-Review (27th of August – 2nd of September)
09/03/2018

Weekly-Review (27th of August – 2nd of September)

NAFTA crisis / New tariffs on Chinese goods / Escalation of conflict between US and Turkey
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