Latin America’s Leftists Get a Wake-Up Call

Mauricio Macri's victory in Argentina may lead to a new era of honesty about human rights abuses in Latin America.


The Perverse Game Theory of Argentina’s Messed-Up Election

Here’s how each candidate can win Sunday’s vote for the presidency. Warning: this gets weird.


It’s All (Still) Coming Up Cristina

No matter who wins Argentina's upcoming presidential elections, President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner is poised to remain a powerful influence.

Shadow Government

Is Argentina’s Presidential Frontrunner the Next Hero of Latin America’s Left?

Daniel Scioli, who won the most votes on Aug. 10 in the first round of Argentina’s presidential primaries, is the apparent favorite of Latin America’s ...


The Man Who Could Save Argentina’s Economy

Daniel Scioli is poised to take the nomination in this weekend's primary election. If he wins the presidency in October can he undo more than a decade of Kirchner damage?


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FP’s Guide to the Oscars’ Foreign Film Nominees

From Argentina to Mali to Russia, this year's crop of Academy Award contenders provide a reality check on life abroad.


Prosecutor Forwards Case Against Kirchner in Probe of Bombing Cover-Up

The decision sets the stage for a showdown between the president and the judiciary.

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