Latin America cannot be properly understood without the mixture of heritages from all over the world. Photo (c)  The Economist 2015

LATIN AMERICA: Identity and Dual Citizenship

Migration is a deeply entrenched concept within Latin America. Whether it is people crossing a border to establish themselves in a foreign land or a State receiving an influx of…

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Film Review: Cartel Land

Matthew Heineman’s Cartel Land nominated for best feature documentary at the 2016 Academy Awards; Film explores the role of civilian militas in the fight against Mexican drug cartels As the Oscar season…


Mexico: Fireworks in rural Mexico

The darkened hands of Armando Henríquez give the onlooker a clue as to his profession. Behind the high walls that enclose his family home he works as a ​cohetero​, a manufacturer…