Regions / Latin America & Caribbean
Obama's climate change guy Todd Stern has just wrapped up a tour of Latin America. It wasn't vacation: more like a critical lobbying opportunity.
Those who most need to hear alternative points of view on drug policies turn a deaf ear to those most affected by them.
Why has the United States dispatched a massive force to Costa Rica of all places?
An overwhelming majority of Americans (84 percent) believe they have a responsibility to help Haiti. That's what a CBS poll tells us. But how much of this benevolence is media-driven, and how much represents a core belief of American attitudes toward foreign aid?
Supporting the Colossus of the North can be a lonely business
The similarities between the Israeli government and El Salavador's junta in the eighties are eerily similar -- as is U.S. support for them.
New York Times shows naked bias against Brazilian President da Silva over Iran deal.
If the U.S. thinks the Russians are going to have a falling out with the Turks over the Iran sanctions, then delusion is the order of the day in Washington.
Since Apr. 26, a state of emergency has been in effect in five northern provinces of Paraguay, which represent a third of the nation's territory.
Despite spending more than half a billion dollars over the last quarter century, U.S. government broadcasts to Cuba have gained only a tiny audience and have had virtually no effect on the island's politics, according to a new report by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.