Posts Tagged: Evo Morales
Bolivia has found a way to cut coca production without sacrificing the leaf's cultural importance or cracking down on small growers. But Washington's not having it.
Each year Conn Hallinan looks aghast at news stories and newsmakers that beggar belief.
Latin American leaders are reclaiming a right to differentiate their views from Washington's—and refusing to render it diplomatic tribute.
In 2013, Planet Earth isn’t big enough to protect dissidents like Edward Snowden.
Indigenous groups, who have traditionally served as Morales's support base, protested the road's construction, which would have bisected their territory.
The Obama administration's acceptance of the Honduran coup sent a chill throughout Latin America.
Evo Morales and his supporters have a plan to reform Bolivia, explains Laura Carlsen, and they'll stare down vested interests, international bankers, and even Washington if necessary.
As Latin America's leftward political shift grows deeper roots, U.S. influence over the region is declining.
The Latin American state has lost its monopoly on violence. U.S. economic and political policies have only made matters worse.
Peru's new president is pushing free market policies and promoting social justice. Can he do both?