Regions / Latin America & Caribbean
USAID spending often means less security and more violence against women, particularly women human rights defenders.
Latin America itself got scarcely a mention in the U.S. presidential campaign, but a new generation of voters has put it on the agenda.
The Cuban missile crisis was started by imperial jockeying and resolved by genuine diplomacy.
Life has improved for a great number of Venezuelans over the last decade.
The concept of Responsibility to Protect (R2P) has gained general acceptance more quickly than anticipated.
How one internally displaced Colombian found himself caught between rebels and paramilitaries -- and how he suffered for it.
Colombia's enormous population of internally displaced people is incredibly diverse, but all are subject to violence and degradation on a daily basis.
Peru is grappling with a host of issues stemming from its violent struggle against insurgent movements.
GM gave its disabled Colombian workers a choice: to die of starvation or to die waiting for a solution.
A recent Peruvian Supreme Court decision on a death squad is a setback for human rights in the country.