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Mac Margolis

Mac Margolis

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In Era of Extremes, Argentina's Candidates Fight for the Center

As Argentines headed to the polls for primary elections last Sunday, there was a puzzler for voters:

Venezuela Needs Solutions, Not Grandstanding

Venezuela’s travails have become a cause célèbre.

Brazil’s New President Stumbles in Terra Incognita

To rescue Brazil from its worst economic debacle in memory, and perhaps his own worst instincts as a

Politics Cost Brazil its National Museum

We don't yet know what set off the fire last weekend that reduced Rio de Janeiro’s National Museum t

Latin America's Fight Against Corruption Isn't Free

Latin American corruption-busters have taken down many a tainted bigshot in recent years, but the fa

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