Cristina Kirchner withdrew her candidacy to facilitate an agreement within Peronists to defeat Macri.

Cristina Kirchner withdrew her candidacy to facilitate an agreement within Peronists to defeat Macri.

20/05/2019LPO
The former president announced that she would go from presidential candidate to vice-president of her former chief of staff, Alberto Fernández, a centrist Peronist, which could facilitate agreements with Sergio Massa and the governors.

A decision by Argentina's Supreme Court signals the rise of Cristina Kirchner

A decision by Argentina's Supreme Court signals the rise of Cristina Kirchner

15/05/2019LPO
The Court, against president Macri's wishes, put a hold on Kirchner's legal woes, opening the road for her return to the presidency.
AMLO's economy is dividing the Mexican business elite

AMLO's economy is dividing the Mexican business elite

15/05/2019LPO
Some believe that, because of the cooling of the economy, criticism towards AMLO's government must be harsher. The Nuevo Leon governorship might be at play.
The failures and successes of the Merida Initiative: the bilateral plan that promised to end violence

The failures and successes of the Merida Initiative: the bilateral plan that promised to end violence

12/05/2019Por Hernán Sarquis
A conversation with Richard Miles, former intelligence officer during the Bush administration and co-author of the initiative, and Alejandro Hope, security specialist and former Mexican intelligence officer.
Vaca Muerta: A journey to the heart of the oil´s Big Bang

Vaca Muerta: A journey to the heart of the oil´s Big Bang

09/05/2019
Vista, Miguel Galuccio´s company, is located in the forefront of the exploitation of Vaca Muerta, the site that can change the history of Argentina.
Editorial

The Queen's Castling

Por Ignacio Fidanza
Cristina Kirchner's historic decision to run for VP instead of President opens both the possibility of an escape from the fracture, or a return to that toxic formula of Campora to the Government, Perón to power.

The decline of the Argentinian elite

Por Ignacio Fidanza
The failure in overcoming the crack is also anchored in the persistence of the elites by means of failed strategies.
Noticias de la semana
"Duque is not in charge in Colombia, Trump is"

"Duque is not in charge in Colombia, Trump is"

09/05/2019Por Cristian Lora
In an interview with LPO, Pedro Valenzuela, profesor at Javeriana University and expert in armed conflicts, analyzes the Colombian stage.
Cristina Kirchner approaches López Obrador to unite forces against Trump

Cristina Kirchner approaches López Obrador to unite forces against Trump

09/05/2019
The former president of Argentina, who's leading the polls for this year's elections, sent her economist, Axel Kicillof, to Mexico to meet with AMLO's cabinet.