Latin American Integration and Its Enemies


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United by a shared history and a common struggle, for centuries the peoples of Latin America have fought to unite, but powerful interests have worked to stop regional integration.

In this episode we take a look at the recent summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), we speak with Montreal-based writer and political activist Yves Engler about the role of Canada in advancing the interests of imperialism in the region, and hear from Marlen Sánchez Calero, International Relations secretary for the Nicaraguan Farm Workers Association, about an effort to build regional integration from below.

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