It’s not just countries that are at risk of contagion.… Read More Who’s Most Afraid of a Latin American Debt Crisis (Apart from Latin America)?
Tensions are rising in Latin America’s largest economy… Read More For First Time in Decades Brazil’s Unions and Left Unite, Demanding Lula’s Freedom
A project of “mind-watering” magnitude in money and corruption… Read More Business Elite, Banks Panic after Presidential Front-Runner Threatens to Scupper Mexico’s Largest Infrastructure Project
It lost $18 billion in Q4 on declining revenues and production, has $102 billion in debt, and now its world is changing.… Read More How Much Longer Can Pemex Hang On?
With impeccable timing.… Read More As Banks Embrace Biometric Tracking of Customers, Cybertheft Explodes in Mexico
Another blow against democracy in Latin America’s biggest economy… Read More Under Threat of Military Coup, Brazil’s Supreme Court Sends Lula to Prison
Whether it is done subtly or overtly in Trump-esque fashion, the seeds of regime change in Venezuela are being sown throughout media discourse… Read More America’s Looming War With Venezuela: What You’re Not Being Told
A concerted push is underway in South America that could see one of the world’s largest reserves of fresh water pass into corporate hands… Read More Coke, Nestle Near Ownership of World’s Second Largest Aquifer
The entrenched system works to the detriment of the overall economy.… Read More Can New NAFTA End Systematic Wage Repression in Mexico?
Dream of cheaper energy in an open market turns into nightmare.… Read More Touted Energy “Reform” Goes Awry in Mexico
Bank of Mexico faces stagflation or worse… Read More Surging Prices in Slowing Economy Portend Tough Year Ahead for Mexico
Why Drug Lords Love the Patriot Act… Read More In Legalizing Marijuana, Uruguay Trips over the Dollar, US Laws, and Global Banks