After months of clashes with the security forces, street demonstrations in Venezuela have calmed down, but the economic and political crisis is far from over.
Some would prefer a quick conclusion to the negotiations over the North American Free Trade Agreement, or Nafta, that began this week. But there is a strong case for a different approach, involving trade and something more important: human rights.
This year, for the first time since Ronald Reagan assailed the Soviet Union in 1980, an American presidential candidate actively campaigned against another country’s national interests.
Eduardo Porter When Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal, the Mexican secretary of the economy, came to talk to me last week about trade and the American elections, I didn’t expect him to drag up the old spat between Mexico and the United States over trucks. (…) Six million American jobs also depend on exports to Mexico, one…
Ayer, el día de mayor circulación de los diarios en Estados Unidos, apareció en la sección de editoriales y columnas de The New York Times, una foto casi de plana entera: una joven madre hondureña, con su hija (de 3 años) y su hijo (de 6).