An essay challenging the conventional wisdom that Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro is inept, but rather a brilliant strategist and political operator.
A look at how Hugo Chavez’s Petrocaribe program has helped shield Venezuela from regional action.
Transcripts from two in-depth interviews from expats in Buenos Aires about life and inflation in Argentina under business-friendly President Mauricio Macri.
Venezuela sent Peru 70 tons of food to aid victims of the 2017 coastal El Niño climate event which has left hundreds of thousands of people homeless.
My latest piece on Caracas Chronicles explains why President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski is leading the region in calling for regime change in Venezuela.
An analysis of what President Donald Trump may have planned for socialist dictator President Nicolas Maduro’s regime in Venezuela.
A look at the quiet, foreign intervention imposed by neighbors of Gambia to depose a president who refused to go.
A look at the major shift in attitudes toward public corruption in Latin America.
Highlights from a conversation I suffered with a Peruvian supporter of Donald Trump.
Early signs indicate I will not have to fulfill my Donald Trump Pledge of posting a “Make America Great Again” banner on this blog.
Explaining how Venezuela’s political crisis is now a “warm war” with highlights from the first day.
On my fascination with the latest quote from Donald Trump, “Grab them by the pussy.”
A gringo roundtable of analysis on the Colombia-FARC peace agreement from various journalists in Colombia.
My take on ousted President Dilma Rousseff’s inappropriate reaction to her impeachment by Brazil’s congress.