Category: Central America

The Tourist Rush to Cuba: Is it right?

As the relationship between the United States and Cuba opens up, Tal Gurevich raises important concerns about ethical travel.  Tal also unpacks the troubling fascination...

Ayotzinapa truth detectives: The EAAF

Mexico is experiencing serious turmoil. More than four months have passed since the disappearance of 43 teaching students from the Ayotzinapa Rural Normal School in...

Sex tourism in the Caribbean

. Why is the sex industry so inherent in Caribbean tourism? Saara Jaffery-Roberts, who spent a year in Cuba, examines the issue. Saara is...

Haiti Earthquake Anniversary

A year after a catastrophic earthquake hit Haiti, Jessie Kirk reflects on the global humanitarian aid response. The generosity shown by the general public...