Sandra Cuffe is a freelance journalist based in Central America, where she covers human rights, social movements, militarization, and environmental issues.
The War on ImmigrantsOne Year into “Remain in Mexico,” the U.S. Is Enlisting Central America In Its Crackdown on Asylum
Mexico is doing the work of Trump’s wall, keeping migrants from the U.S. Now the administration is trying to push the border to Central America.
U.S. Gave Military Jeeps to Guatemala to Fight Drug Trafficking. Instead, They Were Used to Intimidate an Anti-Corruption Commission.
The Intercept confirmed that the deployment of armored vehicles violated aid agreements with the United States.
U.S.-Trained Police Are Hunting Down and Arresting Protesters Amid Post-Election Crisis in Honduras
TIGRES police forces, trained and supported by the U.S., have been active participants in a government crackdown after a contested election in Honduras.