Posted on 05. Jan, 2017 by Colin.
Excerpts from Isabel Allende’s novel, “The House of the Spirits,” serve as an excellent look at what inspires socialists’ alleged “economic wars.”
Posted on 22. Nov, 2016 by Colin.
A look at how the city of Medellin has fared in its quest to become the “Silicon Valley of Latin America.”
Posted on 27. Oct, 2016 by Colin.
Explaining how Venezuela’s political crisis is now a “warm war” with highlights from the first day.
Posted on 08. Sep, 2016 by Colin.
A gringo roundtable of analysis on the Colombia-FARC peace agreement from various journalists in Colombia.
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 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.