In Rio de Janeiro, tourists are drawn to Copacabana for its wide beach and foliage-covered cliffs. But earlier this month, not far from the tourist […]
Soccer isn’t just a sport in Brazil, it’s a religion, and the main temple is the Maracana in Rio De Janeiro. The venue is not […]
It’s lunchtime in the heart of Sao Paulo’s financial district. Surrounded by tall buildings of cool glass and steel, men and women in suits and […]
Under the rule of its late president, Hugo Chavez, Venezuela became a nation sharply divided between those who supported his self-styled socialist revolution and those […]
Earlier this week In Caracas, we were about to go to an interview when it had to be rescheduled. The man we were to interview […]
In Sao Paulo, Brazil’s largest city, a Starbucks coffee shop looks as it would in the United States. It has the same jazzy music; the […]
In the days before elevators, there was no such thing as a penthouse on the top floor. The highest floors of a building had cheaper […]
As Venezuela’s president, Hugo Chavez thought in grandiose terms, and his country’s vast oil riches enabled him to act on his vision. But Chavez died […]
For the first time in 14 years, Hugo Chavez is not on the ballot for a presidential election in Venezuela that set for Sunday.
In the village of Corozal in Honduras, men ready boats for fishing excursions and boys play soccer on a beach lined with thatched huts. On […]
In the heart of the Amazon in western Brazil, an Indian tribe called the Surui lived in the stone-age as recently as the late 1960s.
In a Guatemalan courtroom Tuesday, prosecutors will present their case against a former military dictator who ruled during one of the bloodiest periods in the […]
The tall and imposing Nicolas Maduro stepped forward last week to be sworn in as Venezuela’s interim leader following the death of President Hugo Chavez. […]
Venezuela’s late President Hugo Chavez was a tremendous supporter of Latin American countries, especially those sympathetic with his socialistic ideals. His vast oil reserves are […]