Issues / Drugs
Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina has emerged as the region's leading advocate for drug policy reform.
Honduran security forces are murdering, raping, beating, and detaining Hondurans -- with U.S. aid.
Optimism about U.S. budget cuts to nukes was soon overtaken by tension over Iran's nuclear enrichment program and a fire on a Russian nuclear sub.
Women bear the burden of the violence that is convulsing Mexico.
The alleged assassination plot and the recent IAEA report are greasing the skids for war against Iran.
A Mexican politician is taking his call for a more balanced U.S.-Mexican relationship straight to Washington.
The United States alleges an Iranian plot to trade money and drugs with a Mexican cartel in exchange for assassinating Saudi and Israeli diplomats.
High-profile fiascos like Operation "Fast and Furious" are a drop in the bucket of the War on Drugs debacle.
The caravan of drug war victims led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia arrived at the Mexico-Guatemala border in Ciudad Hidalgo, Chiapas, on Sept. 14, where they asked for forgiveness from the migrants who risk their lives to cross Mexico to reach the United States.
Forty years after the war on drugs began the fallout from bad policy has had dire consequences both home and abroad.