Monthly Archives: February 2013

Weekly Mancha

What We Are Reading 2/11/2013 – 2/18/2013 Breaking news and high quality LATAM journalism Featured Story – Venezuelan Devaluation 

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Song of the Week

2/10/13 – 2/17/2013 Luis Enrique – Yo No Se Mañana In the right place, on the right night, this song can be a game changer

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Argentine Theatre: Mr. Timerman goes to London

Despite much of Latin America reaching the bicentennial celebration of its independence movements, much still remains unresolved in the way of territorial disputes.

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The Weekly Mancha

What We Are Reading 2/3/2013 – 2/10/2013 Breaking news and high quality LATAM journalism

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The Ghost of Artemio Cruz

The Mexico of Artemio Cruz was supposed to be dead. The Mexico of the Partido Revolucionario Institucional (PRI); of corrupt and cynical insiders such as Carlos Fuentes’ fictional character was supposed to have ended with either the advent of the … Continue reading

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The Rumble in the Tropics: A Fractured Opposition Party in the Dominican Republic

Every country has at least a few politicians that occasionally demonstrate poor judgment, often resulting in not only embarrassment for those involved, but for the nation as well. In 2010, Ukranian members of parliament threw eggs and smoke bombs in … Continue reading

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