Evo Morales

The New El Dorado or a Commodity Bubble

The New El Dorado or a Commodity Bubble

By 14 May, 2012

Hal Weitzman’s Latin Lessons – How South America Stopped Listening to the United States and Started Prospering is a sane, measured and humorous take on a serial underperformer. Or is it? It isn’t immediately clear whether South America... Read Article

Pachamama

REVIEW Pachamama

By 09 November, 2011

I’m not convinced Pachamama – meaning Mother Earth – is an apt title for this film. There are certainly many glimpses of nature, and the relationship between man and nature on this road trip through Brazil, Peru and... Read Article

Ollanta Humala’s Path to Peruvian President

Ollanta Humala’s Path to Peruvian President

By 05 August, 2011

In 2000, Ollanta Humala led an unsuccessful military rebellion against Peru’s then-President Alberto Fujimori. Six years later, the left-wing nationalist entered the political realm, losing to Alan Garcia in the presidential runoff.