Issues / Drugs
If new Peruvian President Ollanta Humala institutes aggressive policies that threaten coca production and leave behind piles of bodies, his political future will be in doubt.
To conservatives, the Drug War is as deserving of uncritical support as any other war we're losing.
This pact was read by Olga Reyes and Patricia Duarte in Mexico City's Zocalo on May 8th, the last day of the March for Peace with Justice and Dignity. The document will be signed June 10 in Ciudad Juarez.
The Obama administration faces a scandal around a U.S. gunrunning operation to Mexico.
Mexico's House of Deputies has brought the country to the cusp of a police state.
A secret operation to run guns across the border to Mexican drug cartels -- overseen by U.S. government agents -- threatens to become a major scandal for the Obama administration.
The presidential summit made a show of putting the bi-national relationship back on track - in precisely the wrong direction.
Once Latin America's safest city, Monterrey has become a central battlefield in Mexico's war drug war.
The murder of women and the escalating war on drugs reveal a Mexican system with blood on its hands.
The Costa Rican government approves deployment of U.S. Coast Guard.