Latest Americas Analysis
The U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. (MARK WILSON/Getty Images)

Giving Congress Its Due

For all the White House's glamour, it is Capitol Hill that creates and sustains the U.S. government. Read more…

Creating a system of compensation for the rank-and-file members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, could be a key to ending its five-decade insurgency. (LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)

Colombia's Plan to Reintegrate Insurgents

Compensating former FARC members might help keep the peace but will likely not halt their criminal activity. Read more…

A Freeway Divides Rich and Poor Sections of Santa Fe, Mexico City REVA GOUJON/STRATFOR

Mexico, on the Edge of Now

The time has come for Mexico to face its demons. Read more…