This Week in Latin America

Whats Good in the Hood

NYT takes inside Venezuela's Misery Corner, this week in Latin America

NYT’s William Neuman takes us inside Venezuela’s Misery Corner, this week in Latin America

This Week in Se Mancha

Capitalism, Sex and Cuba (James Stranko)
The country of jabuticabas: Brazil’s path towards human development (Carlos Goes)
Se Mancha’s 10 Funniest Argentine Ads

…and from around the region

30 dead as tropical storms rake Mexico (WaPo)
The demise of Acapulco, Diving off a cliff (The Economist)
At Every Corner, From Deaf Man to Danger, Hints of a Colorful Past (NYT)
Rescuers Dig in Mud, Rain for Dead in Mexico Slide (NYT)
For Migrants, New Land of Opportunity Is Mexico (NYT)
In Mexico, Biden glad to focus on economy rather than security (LAT)
U.S. Denies Trying to Bar Venezuelan President From Airspace (NYT)
Brazil and the United States, More in sorrow than anger (The Economist)
Brazilian Court Allows Appeals for Political Figures Convicted of Corruption (NYT)
Brazil rancher sentenced for ordering killing of U.S.-born nun (LAT)
Peru officials look to restart controversial mining projects (LAT)
Colombia to pay Ecuador $15 million to settle coca herbicide suit (LAT)
Guatemalan Indigenous Designs Win New Respect (NYT)
Mining in the Dominican Republic, Sickness and wealth (The Economist)
Violence against women in Latin America, Everyday aggression (The Economist)

…and in Spanish

El impuesto de las clases bajas (El Pais)
Venezuela y China firman acuerdos por más de 20.000 millones de dólares (El Universal)
El papel higiénico, bajo control militar (La Nacion)
Capriles: “Políticas económicas han sido un fracaso rotundo” (El Universal)
Peña Nieto descarta hallar vivos a 68 desaparecidos por las lluvias (El Pais)
Cristina Kirchner habló del Papa, defendió sus calzas y criticó a los medios (La Nacion)
La explotación petrolera amenaza al segundo pulmón de América (El Pais)
Los elefantes blancos de Bogotá (Semana)
Así son los que vienen tras el ‘sueño colombiano’ (El Tiempo)
Menos samba y más paciencia (El Pais)

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Last week in Latin America

Thanks to Natalia Lozano for the update

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