IID continues its effort to inform US audiences of attacks on Freedom and Democracy in Latin America

The Inter-American Institute for Democracy (IID) continues with its initiative to alert the public in the United States and Latin America about new threats to freedom and security from authoritarianism and organized crime in the Western Hemisphere. The initiative aims to educate U.S. policy-makers and opinion-leaders about the current threats to the democratic system in…

Elecciones en Honduras

El 24 de noviembre de este año se realizarán elecciones presidenciales en Honduras, elecciones que la América Latina debe seguir atentamente, pues el depuesto Manuel Zelaya, quién orbita las esfera de las Dictaduras del Siglo XXI, podría regresar al poder a través de la candidatura de su esposa, Xiomara Castro.

Las elecciones en Argentina

On Sunday, October 25, the general elections were held in Argentina. The official candidate, Daniel Scioli, was the winner, with just 3 points of advantage, over the second, Mauricio Macri. Strange elections, where the headquarters of the winner showed his leaders and supporters in the midst of sorrow and tears, and that of the second,…

Hoy todos somos venezolanos

Opposition to the government of Nicolás Maduro has prevailed in the Venezuelan legislative elections. With the final figures still missing, the percentage of assembly members who will remain on each side has not yet been decided. Exceeding the capricious drawing of the electoral constituencies of Chavismo, what is clear is that the opposition will be…

El cambio en Argentina

Finally, the elections in Argentina have marked the end of the Kirchnerist cycle, which has lasted almost 13 years. Mauricio Macri, an engineer who has served as head of government for the city of Buenos Aires for 8 years, has been elected and will take office on December 10. Strictly speaking, either of the two…