Why democracy is worth fighting for -- now more than ever.
Whoever wins the Brazilian presidential runoff on Oct. 26 better be ready to kiss the ring of the PMDB.
The heated presidential race between Rousseff and Neves conceals the most important fact: There's not much daylight between the candidates.
Argentina is playing nice with foreign investors to get its energy house in order. Haven't we heard this tune before?
Brazil's incumbent is on track for re-election. But that's mostly because there's no one better.
In long-Catholic Brazil, the burgeoning evangelical population has become a dynamic political force -- and could even choose the country’s next president.
Panama's new president, Juan Carlos Varela, sits down with Foreign Policy to talk crime, immigration, and reestablishing the rule of law in Washington's Central American ally.
The Fed’s new monetary policy could put a big strain on developing economies. But they might be up for it this time.
Why Marina Silva’s message resonates from the Amazon to the Middle East to the White House.
It's time for a dose of realism when we think about how to build new democracies.
Undocumented? Unauthorized? Illegal? After 250 years, we're still debating what to call America’s visa-less immigrants.
Eduardo Campos's death has left Brazil's presidential election up for grabs and the country's poorest region without a clear champion.
Why is President Obama still allowing covert operations in Cuba? It's just one failed disaster after another.
Long before Argentina’s latest default, there was Elliott Associates L.P. v. Republic of Panama.
The lessons of counterinsurgency and nation-building in Colombia can also apply to the Arab world.
And you would have done the same thing too, if you had been in their shoes.
Four years after a devastating earthquake, Haiti remains a mess. It's time to bring Haitians from all walks of life into a national conversation about the country's future.
The White House shouldn't allow Argentina's debt problems to impede U.S. energy security.
For every Central American migrant who makes it to the U.S. border, countless others are stuck in the purgatory of Mexico City on the long journey north.
The Russian president's tour of Latin America shows that the leftist south still has love for Russia -- and the BRICS are willing to play ball.
Tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors trekking north from Central America is a humanitarian crisis -- and the United States should treat it like one.
Cuba has come a long way on LGBT rights since putting gays in labor camps. But don't believe the Castro family's gay-friendly PR.
From ancient Greece to modern Pakistan, the political and cultural emergence of a complex, controversial term.