Children in these circumstances are more likely to suffer from mental health problems.
Misinformation via social media played a troubling role in boosting far-right Congressman Jair Bolsonaro to the presidency.
They will face a unique set of challenges.
The midterms hold important lessons for the next national vote.
Democracy Is at Risk in Latin America and the Far Right Is Moving in: Here’s How It Went Wrong for the Left
The risk is that democracy is failing many, increasingly normalizing the demonization of the “other.”
The “caravan” of thousands of Central Americans currently traveling through Mexico has become a touchpoint for U.S. President Donald Trump’s anti-immigrant rhetoric.
Migrants are traveling together for their own protection, to avoid having to pay a smuggler and to minimize the risk of crime.
This vote has always been more promise than reality.
If people don’t participate in the census, that could result in a less accurate population count.
Could Argentina’s latest crisis turn out differently than the others?
Roughly 16 percent of the country’s population lives abroad. Their remittances, which last year totaled $1.4 billion, have fueled consumption and tempered political pressure on Ortega’s government to reduce poverty.
Many small towns lack the most basic public services and utilities such as paved roads and adequate drainage.
The ghosts of Tlatelolco and Ayotzinapa are a reminder that all Mexicans should have their doubts.
Impromptu refugee camps are springing up in towns across South America, fueling anxieties that tent cities may become permanent ghettos.
It harkens back to the one of the ugliest chapters in United States relations with Latin America.
Intense debate has surrounded the possibility of marriage equality, and not just within the government’s official public meetings.
What do the country’s maneuvers in the region add up to?
Is that the position Canada now finds itself in with the United States and Mexico?
According to recent studies, 33 city residents over the age of 18 attempt suicide every day in Ciudad Juárez.
However, I do believe 2018 will be a sharp and significant test of Latino voter behavior in the United States—more so than the 2016 presidential election.