October 20, 2020
Exit polls indicate socialist candidate Luis Arce will become Bolivia’s next president. The peaceful vote signaled an end to a year of electoral uncertainty, but the victor will now confront social u…
May 12, 2020
The coronavirus is delivering yet another heavy blow to natural disaster–prone Puerto Rico, threatening to deepen the U.S. territory’s economic and social crisis.
January 24, 2020
Amid a spate of drug cartel attacks, Mexico is considering whether to increase security cooperation with the United States.
February 6, 2020
Pervasive corruption has long stymied development and fueled emigration from some of Central America’s poorest countries. The recent disbanding of antigraft commissions makes their prospects for refo…
October 18, 2019
Canada’s federal election poses a stiff test for the governing Liberal Party, with implications for its global role on issues such as climate change.
November 13, 2019
Election fraud allegations have prompted President Evo Morales to resign with no clear successor, plunging Bolivia into political uncertainty.
October 16, 2019
Anti-government protests could mean humanitarian crisis in Haiti, a country with a long history of instability.
February 5, 2019
The staying power of Nicolas Maduro’s embattled government may hinge on three critical allies: Russia, China, and Cuba.