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 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 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 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 11. May, 2016 by Colin.
The founder of an NGO in Colombia explains two of the top territory hazards of trying to make a difference.
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 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 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.