Nadia Martinez

President Bush would do well to make his visit to Latin America a "listening tour" -- especially after the fiasco of his last venture south of the border. When he traveled to the Summit of the Americas in Argentina in 2005, Bush revealed ho... more

Mar 6, 2007 9:21 PM Dispatches

On Nov. 26, the people of Ecuador went to the polls for a runoff vote and rejected a banana tycoon the U.S. government had favored. They instead elected economist Rafael Correa, who received 57 percent of the votes. The conservative contend... more

Nov 30, 2006 10:06 PM Dispatches

For the Bush administration, it wasn't just the U.S. elections that were a disappointment this week. On Nov. 5, citizens of Nicaragua voted to return former leftist President Daniel Ortega to power. more

Nov 8, 2006 5:46 PM Dispatches

Bolivia's recent decision to nationalize its oil and gas sector should come as little surprise. more

May 10, 2006 3:26 PM Op-Eds

The election of Bolivia's new president is a powerful symbol of the growing resistance throughout Latin America to U.S.-led economic programs. The White House should take seriously the message the Bolivian people have sent. President Evo Moral... more

Jan 18, 2006 6:43 PM Dispatches

Bolivia's new government recently filed a lawsuit against giant Enron. more

Apr 14, 2004 12:00 AM Op-Eds