At the 94th edition of the gathering to be held in Los Angeles, California on March 27, feature films competing for the award come from countries as diverse as Japan, Denmark, Norway, Bhutan and Italy. . With no productions in this important category, Latin American countries have been left withRead More →

There are few places you can go in the world that have not been directly or indirectly affected by caste. Having spent my entire adult life studying the history of race and caste in Latin America, I am convinced that the vocabulary of race used in most countries in theRead More →

On January 10, 2022, Mohsen Rezaei, Iran’s Vice President for Economic Affairs, attended the inauguration of autocratic Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega as guest of honor. Rezaei is a wanted man on an Argentine arrest warrant for involvement in the 1994 bombing of the AMIA Jewish community center in Buenos AiresRead More →

Pablo Pardo (Washington) | As of October 2020, the largest development agency in the Americas, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), has been headed by Madrid-raised Mauricio Claver-Carone, the first American to lead the institution. He served as director for the Americas on the National Security Council under President Donald Trump.Read More →