Tag Archives: Latin America

Quote of the Day: Uribe and Chavez Showdown

<blockquote>Be a man! These issues are meant to be discussed in these venues. You’re brave speaking at a distance, but a coward when it comes to talking face to face</blockquote> Colombian President Alvaro Uribe to Venezuelan <del>comedian</del> President Hugo Chavez … Continue reading

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Want to save Mexico? Rethink drug policy

Last week Chirol posted on the ability of Mexico’s drug cartels to literally send local governments packing. This past week has brought more alarming news, specifically on the political and potential military strength of the cartels. On Tuesday the Washington … Continue reading

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