Viewing U.S. in fear and dismay
The word many Mexicans now use to describe Washington reflects a familiar mix of outrage and exasperation: berrinche. Technically defined as a tantrum, berrinches are also spoiled little rich kids, blind to their privilege and the effects of their misbehavior.
Political corruption in Brazil
Jailed at last. A landmark for justice . As chief of staff to President Lula da Silva in 2003-05, José Dirceu was the second most powerful man in Brazil.