Posted on 02. Sep, 2016 by Colin.
My take on ousted President Dilma Rousseff’s inappropriate reaction to her impeachment by Brazil’s congress.
Posted on 19. Aug, 2016 by Colin.
My attempt to moderate the neoliberals’ glee at the “receding pink tide” in Latin America, because growing opposition to free trade is a greater obstacle.
Posted on 11. Aug, 2016 by Colin.
After a trip to Costa Rica fell through for unforeseen visa requirements for the Peruvian wife, I pose the question: does Montevideo, Uruguay suck?
Posted on 01. Aug, 2016 by Colin.
The story of an Expat Chronicles video irreversibly removed from YouTube for a violation in offending gringo values.
Posted on 20. Jul, 2016 by Colin.
An Englishman based in Ecuador tells what he saw while volunteering after the devastating 2016 earthquake.
Posted on 16. May, 2016 by Colin.
Explaining why I think Venezuela will see a dictator in its transition whether it be toward a market economy or further state control.
Posted on 24. Nov, 2015 by Colin.
Whoremonger David Strecker, a.k.a. “Cuba Dave,” is locked up in Costa Rica for promoting sex tourism. Strecker’s case raises questions of free speech in Latin America.
Posted on 22. Sep, 2015 by Colin.
A look at history which implies a right-wing autocrat is more likely to restore Venezuela to a market economy than a democratically elected leader.
Posted on 20. Jun, 2015 by Colin.
SUMMARY: A reggaeton playlist to introduce gringos to the genre. Songs by Daddy Yankee, Don Omar, J Alvarez, Farruko, Wisin y Yandel, Cosculluela, Calle 13, and more.
Posted on 07. Jan, 2015 by Colin.
Announcing the publication of Mad Outta Me Head: Addiction and Underworld from Ireland to Colombia.
Posted on 13. Oct, 2014 by Colin.
A look at the proposed Nicaragua Canal, and an opportunity to support an effort to document with photos and testimony the planned path of the canal.
Posted on 05. Aug, 2014 by Colin.
A playlist of rock en español hits, old and new, good and bad.