Posts Tagged: colombia
It looked peaceful on the surface. But as Laura Carlsen reports, the Colombia elections were anything but.
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.
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.
In seven days, the Andean region went from the brink of war to a grudging peace. But as columnist Laura Carlsen reports, all is still not well.
The U.S. Military reconfigures its unpopular presence in Latin America.
Stephen Zunes tells you the real story behind the president's latest speech.
The United States' ill-conceived war on drugs has failed at home and failed in Colombia. As columnist Laura Carlsen explains, Mexico is up next.
The Latin American state has lost its monopoly on violence. U.S. economic and political policies have only made matters worse.