President Trump’s “Great Wall” ignores a key reason why desperate
Mexicans and Central Americans flee north – the history of U.S. military
and economic intervention that has created poverty and repression,
notes William Blum.
President Ronald Reagan meeting with Guatemalan dictator Efrain Rios
Montt, infamous for his U.S.-backed genocidal war against Indian tribes
sympathetic to rebels who were fighting against the country’s oligarchic
and corporate powers.