A New President, the Same Inheritance

Enrique Peña Nieto’s term is spiraling the drain, his image quickly becoming yet another memory to hang in Mexico’s pantheon of lackluster, underachieving presidents. Like many of those that came know more

5 Corruption Scandals That Shook the World

Since the financial crisis, a number of political scandals were fueled by allegations of corruption and fraud. Following recent events surrounding South Africa’s Jacob Zuma and Israel’s Prime Minister Jacob know more

Ciao, Lula! Como Vai, Crisis.

Brazil is dangerously exposed. On Wednesday 24, January, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva’s conviction for corruption and money laundering was upheld following an appeal launched in July. In a highly know more

Venezuela in 2018: A Look Forward

Óscar Pérez and his band of dissident security officers – known for having launched dud grenades at Venezuela’s Supreme Court last June, an attack that captured the country’s attention – know more

Brazil in 2018: A Look Forward

The year 2018 is election year in Brazil and news keeps on pointing to severe structural problems the country and its government, including basically all its administrative structures, continues to know more