Latin America Solidarity Centre


The LASC Blog is a great way to stay up-to-date with everything Latin American, and is updated regularly with a series of intriguing and enlightening writers and viewpoints.

Focus América is our monthly series telling the untold stories from all over the region.
From the Archives revisits episodes from our history, and examines how things have changed since then.
Dispatches are sent in from LASC members and supporters living, working, studying and volunteering in Latin America.
Guest Blogs are submitted by LASC members and supporters, with more details available here.

By Jean Somers Ireland and Latin America: Deep roots While LASC is marking its 20th anniversary this year, links between Ireland and Latin America have a much longer history, some dating back 200 years to the Latin American wars of independence. A recent conference, “Irish-Latin American Solidarity in the Context of the 1916 Rising” organised […]

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By Liam Bradshaw   As we grit our teeth through anger, frustration, or just sheer ennui, waiting for the farcical debacle that is the US presidential election to end, a proposal has emerged from Mexico that might just breathe a bit of life into electoral processes. October marked the twentieth anniversary of the National Indigenous […]

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