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 07. Aug, 2016 by Colin.
The story of a small adventure I had visiting a friend and burning one up in Comas, one of Lima’s poorest neighborhoods.
Posted on 14. Jul, 2016 by Colin.
How to transfer citizenship to your foreign-born children and a primer on “moral turpitude” in a glowing review of the US embassy in Peru.
Posted on 05. Jun, 2016 by Colin.
Quick post with a link to my article on Pedro Pablo Kuczynski (PPK) for Caracas Chronicles.
Posted on 03. Jun, 2016 by Colin.
The story of my first legal action in Latin America, a claim to recover the security deposit for an apartment in Lima, Peru.
Posted on 24. May, 2016 by Colin.
A look at Peruvians’ strange and quirky fear of the cold, especially cold drinks.
Posted on 05. May, 2016 by Colin.
A look at the enduring popularity of Alberto Fujimori and how it has propelled Keiko Fujimori to Peru’s runoff for president in 2016 elections.
Posted on 12. Dec, 2015 by Colin.
The case for why Spanish-style bullfighting is art, culture, drama, death and all that. Extracts from Ernest Hemingway’s “Death in the Afternoon.”
Posted on 03. Dec, 2015 by Colin.
Breaking down the overblown debate on the Associated Press’ use of the word “activist” to describe MRTA collaborator Lori Berenson.
Posted on 17. Oct, 2015 by Colin.
A brief recap of my first time shouting at a Peruvian child for his inexcusable misbehavior.