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Anti-government protesters scuffle with national guards as they march by Generalisimo Francisco de Miranda Airbase in Caracas March 4, 2014.

The Crisis in Venezuela: What Role for the International Community?

Mar 25, 2014
Four regional experts wrestle from distinct angles with the core question of how to play a constructive role in overcoming and resolving tensions in Venezuela.

Latin American Program in the News: Venezuela's Unending Tale of Murder and Sorrow

Mar 25, 2014
Latin American Program Associate Director Eric L. Olson was quoted in this article about instability in Venezuela and the ongoing crisis.

Latin American Program in the News: "Analyst urges broader look at Amazon oil resources' local impacts"

Mar 24, 2014
This article discusses the Latin American Program event "Oil Sparks in the Amazon: Local Conflicts, Indigenous Populations, and Natural Resources."

Latin American Program in the News: "Latin America Taxes Fall"

Mar 24, 2014
This article about changes in tax rates in Latin America references the new Wilson Center Latin American Program report on tax reform in Chile.

Latin American Program in the News: "Uruguay in Talks to Receive 5 Guantanamo Prisoners"

Mar 20, 2014
Latin American Program Director Cynthia J. Arnson is quoted in this article about Uruguay's proposal to accept five Guantanamo prisoners.

Latin American Program in the News: Maras y narcotráfico

Mar 20, 2014
Latin American Program Global Fellow Juan Carlos Garzón authored this column on the nexus between Salvadoran gangs and drug trafficking. This article is in Spanish.

Latin American Program in the News: The Pan-American Post Daily News Briefing

Mar 20, 2014
The March 20, 2014 edition of the Pan-American Post News Briefing references the article “Maras y narcotráfico" by Latin American Program Global Fellow Juan Carlos Garzón.

Latin American Program in the News: Opposition Fails to Maintain Momentum in Venezuela

Mar 20, 2014
Latin American Program Associate Director Eric L. Olson spoke on the morning edition of NPR about the ongoing crisis in Venezuela and the situation of the opposition.
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Turmoil in Venezuela: An Update

Mar 19, 2014
As civil unrest continues in Venezuela, we asked Latin American Program Director, Cindy Arnson, for an update on the sometimes violent situation. She provides insight into what’s happening, the government’s response, and whether or not the situation can be resolved any time soon.

Latin American Program in the News: The Pan-American Post News Briefing

Mar 19, 2014
The March 19, 2014 edition of the Pan-American Post News Briefing references the Latin American Program's publication “The Political Economy of Progressive Tax Reform in Chile" and Chile's possible track to enact its most significant tax reform in decades.

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