Cindy Arnson, Director of the Latin American Program, joined a panel of experts in testifying before the U.S. House Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere on challenges to democracy in the Western Hemisphere.
Latin American Program in the News: Polémica iniciativa del partido oficialista de ecuador para lograr reelección indefinida en el paísSep 03, 2013
Cynthia Arnson is interviewed on NTN24 about the political climates across Latin America and indefinite elections in Ecuador and other countries across the region.
This article on growing protests in support of striking farmers in Colombia quotes Latin American Program Director, Cynthia Arnson.
Cynthia Arnson's interview on HuffPost Live about the challenges of the Colombian peace process and the difficulties of obtaining Colombian security stability.
This article on the Colombian peace process quotes Latin American Program Director, Cynthia J. Arnson.
This article on drug-related gang violence in Honduras and the region quotes Eric Olson.
Eric Olson is quoted in this article on an increase on drug possession charges impacting Texas’ Hudspeth County’s budget.
See op-eds and select media appearances for our staff, scholars, and affiliates.
Latin American Program in the News: After kingpin’s capture, new battlegrounds emerge along Texas-Mexico borderJul 26, 2013
This article on the effects of the capture of Zetas leader quotes Eric Olson and Gema Santamaría, one of the contributing authors of our most recent publication, The Criminal Diaspora.
This article on organized crime groups in Central America extensively cites the Latin America Program’s report, “The Criminal Diaspora,” edited by Juan Carlos Garzón and Eric Olson. This article is in Spanish.