Posts Tagged: latin America
On Oct. 31, Brazilians elected their new president, Worker's Party (PT) candidate, Dilma Rousseff.
The uprising in Ecuador that occurred on September 30 shook the world and sparked a debate about the reason for the unrest.
Oliver Stone's 'South of the Border' is a rapid march through the new world of Latin American politics.
No matter what comes to mind when you think of Latin America, "Resilience," the photography exhibition at the Instituto Cervantes, will challenge long-held concepts, ideas and stereotypes of this vast and diverse region.
There is growing evidence that the United States was more than a bit player in the Honduran coup, writes columnist Conn Hallinan.
When it comes to changing term limits on Latin American presidents, U.S. lawmakers and pundits are applying a double standard--at least in Honduras and Colombia.
The Honduran coup highlights why the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation, which replaced the School of the Americas, must be scrapped.
Bogotá and Washington are negotiating an agreement for five military bases in Colombia that would escalate the U.S. military's presence in the region.
Congress must make it illegal for private investment firms and hedge funds to prey on poor countries.
It's a mistake to understand Honduras (or Latin America more generally) as driven by Cold War style conflicts between a pro-U.S. bloc and a pro-Chávez bloc.