Activists hope that Bolivia’s new Constitution, which legally recognizes Afro-Bolivians for the first time, is just one of many new gains for blacks across Latin America.
01/30/2009 12:00 am
A new constitution approved handily Sunday also risks dividing the nation.
01/27/2009 12:00 am
Bolivians head to the polls Sunday to vote on a controversial new charter that boosts rights for indigenous people and nationalizes gas reserves.
01/23/2009 12:00 am
Democracy looks strong, but it will be put to the test.
01/22/2009 12:00 am
Amid a bid for reelection, Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez's oil subsidy and antipoverty programs may be on the chopping block.
01/08/2009 12:00 am
Overlong biopic offers little new to our knowledge of Ernesto 'Che' Guevara as an icon and human being.
12/13/2008 12:00 am
The former Colombian hostage visited eight nations this past week pushing for leaders to support efforts to free hostages still held by leftist rebels.
12/11/2008 12:00 am
With an internal war on narco-gangs, Mexico needs the US to reduce its drug addiction.
12/03/2008 12:00 am
11/27/2008 12:00 am
Farmers and food artisans discuss the future of the slow food movement at the biennial Terra Madre.
11/24/2008 12:00 am