Regions / Latin America & Caribbean
In a recent speech at the Newseum, former Costa Rican president and Nobel Peace Prize winner Oscar Arias describes concrete ways of moving beyond our over-militarized world.
The nomination of Jim Yong Kim to lead the World Bank meets with the approval of many opposed to globalization.
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.
The violence playing out in Honduras shows the dark underbelly of the international carbon credit trade.
With two years to go before the World Cup in Brazil, already people are questioning the massive evictions caused by the Cup's enormous infrastructure projects and the legal privileges that must be conceded to the all-powerful FIFA, which has set itself up as a kind of super-state capable of imposing its own laws and special tribunals.
A new book on Cuba is a thoughtful treatment of a topic that has usually generated more heat than light.
The sixth Summit of the Americas in Colombia could prove to be an awkward weekend for President Obama.
Honduras has become a human rights disaster.
Due to mutual interest, several Andean countries like Peru have entered into cooperative energy resource--or "bilateral"--talks with Venezuela.