Posted on 18. Feb, 2017 by Colin.
An analysis of what President Donald Trump may have planned for socialist dictator President Nicolas Maduro’s regime in Venezuela.
Posted on 13. Feb, 2017 by Colin.
A look at the quiet, foreign intervention imposed by neighbors of Gambia to depose a president who refused to go.
Posted on 06. Feb, 2017 by Colin.
A look at the major shift in attitudes toward public corruption in Latin America.
Posted on 26. Jan, 2017 by Colin.
Anecdote about my failure to sell brand-new diapers in an informal market in Lima illustrates rising buying power of middle-class Peru.
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 27. Oct, 2016 by Colin.
Explaining how Venezuela’s political crisis is now a “warm war” with highlights from the first day.
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 05. Jun, 2016 by Colin.
Quick post with a link to my article on Pedro Pablo Kuczynski (PPK) for Caracas Chronicles.
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 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 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 10. Jul, 2013 by Colin.
Asking which is the best country to spend the rest of your days from Edward Snowden’s asylum options: Nicaragua, Bolivia, or Venezuela.