Regions / Latin America & Caribbean
Shortly after Mexican President Felipe Calderon ordered the military to deal with drug trafficking, the cartels began openly offering soldiers jobs.
The agreement signed by Colombia and the United States may drive impoverished farmers to grow coca and strengthen FARC.
In fact, he raises the specter of civil war in Venezuela.
A suffocated economy is the least of Honduras's concerns.
The most significant story in Central America right now is also the most underreported.
Maybe the end of the Washington consensus is finally upon us.
Europe's crocodile tears for Argentina's economic development are all about the profits of European companies.
The Latin American countries are forging a multi-polar world in which the U.S. looks increasingly out of touch.
The Obama administration has drunk the right-wing Kool-aid about Iran sowing the seeds of terror in Latin America.
Colombian history has been defined by violence and this article examines the controversial issue of gun-control in a country with high homicide rates.