The Carnival of Latin America and the Caribbean
Argentine Prostitutes Fight for Union
Brazilian Senate approves bill that would require journalists to have a degree in journalism
Governance in the Amazon
A plan to create two new states
Protecting Brazil’s forests
Fiddling while the Amazon burns
Keeping the world’s biggest forest standing depends on greens, Amerindians and enlightened farmers working together—if lawmakers let them
Chilean Student Protesters Vow to Continue Marches
Community TV, radio under attack in Chile
Colombia uncovers huge ‘phantom pupil’ subsidies scam
Colombia’s government has been paying out huge amounts in education subsidies for some 180,000 students who were falsely enrolled, officials say.
RUSSIA AND CUBA TO STRENGTHEN MILITARY COOPERATION, via Gates of Vienna
Nothing says random kindness and senseless beauty like Che
Alan Gross: The two-year anniversary of America’s forgotten hostage
Suspensions, drug and polygraph tests for Honduran police
Latin America Strives to Become the Greenest Continent
Iran in Mexico and the Caribbean: Building a Strategic Trampoline towards the US
Is the PRI ready to privatize PEMEX?
Alleged Drug War Tactics Under Fire
Fast & Furious: Justice Dept. details how it got statements wrong
FBI Criminal Informant Complicit in Brian Terry’s Death (PJM Exclusive)
From multiple sources come shocking charges of deadly ineptitude and an FBI coverup in Fast and Furious
New Fast and Furious Memo Backs Up Whistleblower Testimony
BREAKING NEWS on Fast and Furious: Holder Sweats as More Lies Uncovered by Feb. 3rd Memo
John Stossel interviews Governor Luis Fortuño,
Uruguay identifies military torture victim Julio Castro
Foreign Policy top 100 thinkers of the year
¿Celacomió? Absolutamente não, meu amigo.
Did Venezuela Really Compensate Cemex For Only Half of What it Wanted?
The week’s posts,
Chilean-style retirement in the cards?
At Real Clear World, CELAC: Chavez’s Latest “Alternative”
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