Energy in Argentina
Sparks in the dark
A half-hearted policy retreat
VIDEO SURFACES OF BOLIVIAN LAWMAKER ALLEGEDLY RAPING WOMAN INSIDE PARLIAMENT
Nationalising utilities in Bolivia
From tap to socket
Can the government do a better job than the private sector?
U.N. ruling heartens Bolivian coca growers
More inflation, less growth
Colombian Rebels Kidnap Five Mining Workers
As Colombia aims for peace, some see the guerrillas diversifying
As Colombia and the FARC guerrillas negotiate peace in Havana some fear the rebel group is diversifying beyond the drug trade.
Central America’s tiny states caught in deadly crossfire of battle with cartels
Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua and even tourist-friendly Costa Rica are now caught up in the drugs trade
On revolutionary icons and news not fit to print
IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF DARWIN
Falkland Islanders to hold referendum on their future March 10-11
COUNTERING IRAN: A BILL SIGNED, SEALED, BUT WILL IT DELIVER?, via Joel Frewa.
China Plan Raises Ire in Mexico
Plans to build a large, permanent exposition center for Chinese-made goods near Cancún have triggered an outcry from Mexican industrialists who struggle to compete with Chinese manufacturing.
Nicaragua sentences 18 Mexicans to 30 years
Despite Advocates’ Claims, No Clear Consensus on Puerto Rican Statehood
Puerto Rican Stars Gear Up for World Baseball Classic, via Dick.
Pablo Medina denuncia presencia de 4.500 militares cubanos en Fuerte Tiuna
Is Hugo Chavez Schrödinger’s Cat?
Chávez’s useful idiots
The demagogue of Caracas has helped sustain a long tradition of left-wing fellow travelling
Another day, another scandal. Or is it all planned provocation?
Brotherly love in the Bolivarian Republic
With the president ill, who is really running the country?
Tweet of the week:
The week’s posts:
Venezuela, Cuba: Chavez deathwatch.
Holder withholding Fast & Furious docs
Ampuero now in translation
In Silvio Canto’s podcast
Hagel on Cuba: Feel the love
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