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United States aid operations in Latin America.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations.

United States aid operations in Latin America.

Hearings before a subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, Eighty-seventh Congress, first session ...

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America.
    • Subjects:
    • Economic assistance, American -- Latin America.,
    • Technical assistance, American -- Latin America.,
    • Military assistance, American -- Latin America.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC165 .U453 1963
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. 305 p.
      Number of Pages305
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5900905M
      LC Control Number63060553
      OCLC/WorldCa6662962

        According to the Washington Office on Latin America, a human rights research group, the largest portion of aid has gone to improving security and justice systems, and to preventing violence. United States involvement in regime change has entailed both overt and covert actions aimed at altering, replacing, or preserving foreign governments. In the latter half of the 19th century, the U.S. government initiated actions for regime change mainly in Latin America and the southwest Pacific, including the Spanish–American and Philippine–American wars.

      formed anticommunist groups who pressured public libraries to remove "un-American" books from their shelves. were united in their outrage over the jailing of Communist Party leaders. fired teachers who refused to sign loyalty oaths. remained generally unconcerned over the prospect of communists living in America. A and C.   The legacy of the US-funded war on drugs in Latin America is profound even as its impact has been temporary and geographically limited. Since the s, the US has spent more than a trillion.

        The Cultural Cold War. Patrick Iber examines the Cold War through a different lens in his impressive book Neither Peace nor Freedom: The Cultural Cold War in Latin g on a vast array of primary and secondary sources from Latin American countries and the United States, Iber analyzes how leftist cultural icons, artists, and Author: Mark Eric Williams. For ten years it continued under British TUC leadership. Its record in Africa, Asia and Latin America could gratify only the big international monopolies which were extracting super-profits from those areas. In , at Brussels, the United States AFL-CIO union centre fought for and won control of the ICFTU Executive Board.


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