Bringing Latin America's Best to Berkeley

Wednesday 09-30: Almudena Bernabeu looks at the prosecution of an architect of El Salvador's 1989 Jesuit murders.

Irma Alicia Velásquez Nimatuj spoke on immigration and Indigenous communities in the Bay Area Latin America Forum. Video coming soon!

Thursday 10-02: Paul Pierson, Carlos Milani, and Elizabeth McKenna discuss the new authoritarianism in Brazil and the Americas.

Covid-19 and Latin America

A Covid-19 illustration of the structure of the virus. (Image from the Center for Disease Control.)
CLAS has created and will be updating a list of information and sources about the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic in Latin America

CLAS on YouTube

The leader for the CLAS event "Migrations, the U.S.-Mexico Border, and Covid-19."
Panel discussion on migration, the border, and Covid-19

U.S.-Mexico Futures Forum

Rufino Tamayo's Human Rights Trilogy, logo of the U.S.-Mexico Futures Forum.A collaboration between CLAS and ITAM in Mexico City, the Forum brings together scholars and leaders working to bridge the gaps between the two countries. 

Mexico and Covid-19

Andrés Manuel López Obrador shakes hands with children at an event on March 15, 2020. (Photo courtesy of the Presidencia de la República Mexicana.)

CLAS Blog: Denise Dresser on Mexico's escalating Covid-19 crisis.