The “six more years of Hugo Chavez” Carnival of Latin America and the Caribbean
The president and the potbangers
Times are getting tougher for Cristina Fernández, but she is not beaten yet
Wall Street Billionaire Battles Argentina, Has Ship Detained Over $1.6B Bond
Brazil judges split on Lula aide
Supreme Court judges delivering their findings on a big corruption case disagree whether former chief of staff Jose Dirceu led scheme to buy opposition support.
Vigil Held on Carandiru Massacre Anniversary
Slow-Burning Challenge to Chile on Easter Island
Colombian President in Recovery
Colombian band Bomba Estéreo’s “El Alma Y El Cuerpo” (Soul and Body) Updated 2X
The sacrificial lamb has been shorn and taken to the altar. Immolation postponed.
Rumplestiltskin, Cuba detains anti-Castro blogger for 30 hours
Yoani Sanchez, a social media maven, and her husband are detained while en route to a politically sensitive trial.
Ecuador president says he’ll advise Tunisia on debt renegotiations
Gangs’ Truce Buys El Salvador a Tenuous Peace
Guatemalan Protests Leave At Least Six Dead as Police Clash with Demonstrator
Univision: Juarez drug cartel leader ‘El Diego’ was captured with Fast and Furious weapons
Ho hum: Mexican teenagers slaughtered with Fast and Furious guns
Mexico’s Cartels Increase Their Muscle In The U.S.
Makes One Think
A Liberal spring
The interim president enacts reforms
Peru rebels burn down helicopters at jungle airfield
Three helicopters were destroyed in the attack on the airfield in Cusco province
Left-wing Shining Path rebels in Peru have burned three helicopters used by a private gas consortium, officials say.
Humor: Estudiantes Universitarios Molestos Que No Pudieron Abuchear A Fortuño En Persona
Puerto Rican Identity, In and Out of Focus
The Other Election: Venezuela
Hugo Chavez Might Actually Lose His Election on Sunday
Venezuela’s presidential election
The autocrat and the ballot box
A united opposition and discontent over government mismanagement mean a genuine electoral challenge for Hugo Chávez
Chávez’s Foreign Fan Club
The Venezuelan election will have ramifications throughout Latin America and beyond
Will Hugo Chavez lose the election tomorrow?
How Hugo Chávez Became Irrelevant
Chávez’s Stamp Most Keenly Felt on Farms
The week’s posts:
Venezuela: “God’s timing is perfect”
#Venezuela: The results – it’s Chavez
#Venezuela election: Live coverage on line
Venezuela: Election results “between 9-10PM tonight”
Venezuela: Tupamaros threaten death to opposition
Watch now: @Univision’s Operation ‘Fast and Furious’: Arming the enemy (English subtitles, complete show)
Colombia: President Santos has prostate cancer
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