Even as inflation nears triple digits, opposition politicians see opportunity in Argentines’ concerns over safety and organized crime.
Security & Defense
The Salvadoran president’s gang crackdown has fueled allegations of human rights abuses and erosion of democratic freedoms, but many in the region see it as a model to emulate.
The political scientist covers what the Colombian leader’s proposal to decriminalize cocaine means for Latin American and U.S. ties
UC San Diego’s Dr. Cecilia Farfán Méndez and Trend Micro’s Juan Pablo Castro cover the 10-terabyte hack on militaries of five Latin American countries.
As Mexico’s president gives the military more and more roles, public opinion seems worryingly supportive.
Veteran politician Carolina Tohá, Chile’s new interior minister, faces rising crime and a government in some distress.
Criminal groups seem emboldened despite the militarization of security.