John Leguizamo Recounts ‘Latin History for Morons’ in Trailer for New Netflix Special

John Leguizamo might best be known for starring in the ill-fated Super Mario Bros. Movie, or maybe voicing Sid the Sloth in the Ice Age franchise. But he’s also quite the accomplished character actor, appearing in movies such as Moulin Rouge, the John Wick franchise, Romeo + Juliet, The Lincoln Lawyer, and, of course, Spawn. […]

Latin American presidents should serve their people, not US interests – Bolivia's Evo Morales to RT

The US has switched from military coups and now effects regime changes through courts and parliaments, to deal with dissident Latin American leaders and claim their countries’ oil, Bolivian President Evo Morales has told RT. “There are some serious problems in Latin America. In Argentina, Brazil and Ecuador, the presidents, who used to be the […]

Why Latin lovers in London should check out JUJU’S and its MEZCAL menu

Through tastings guided by Mezcal expert, Jon Anders Fjeldsrud, long-term aficionados and new-comers are being offered the chance to experience the world of Mezcal that’s often dubbed Tequila’s intriguing cousin. Along with guided workshops, Juju’s new Mezcal Menu offers a cocktails including Highball M&T, Highball Mezcal & Charteuse and over a dozen versions of the […]

Drug-related violence is soaring in a quiet corner of Latin America, and it’s not clear what the new president plans to do about it

Drug-related violence is soaring in a quiet corner of Latin America, and it’s not clear what the new president plans to do about it NOW WATCH: A rescue center in Costa Rica wants you to snuggle their sloths See Also: Drug-related violence is soaring in a quiet corner of Latin America, and it’s not clear […]

Drug-related violence is soaring in a quiet corner of Latin America, and it’s not clear what the new president plans to do about it

Costa Rica has seen steady increases in homicides over the past several years. These increases appear driven largely by the drug trade, exacerbated by poverty and inequality. It’s not clear how the new president will address violence and its underlying problems. Carlos Alvarado Quesada’s surprisingly large victory in Costa Rica’s presidential election has buoyed hopes […]

Uber’s next battleground: Latin America

ANALYSIS: Another chapter in Uber’s global ambitions closed this week with the news that the ride-hailing giant was folding its Southeast Asia business into Grab, retaining a 27.5 percent stake in the new business that spans Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, the Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, and Myanmar. Singapore’s competitio…Read More

American Expands in Latin America With New Flights From US Hubs

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Latin America’s biggest port just made its largest cocaine seizure ever — the latest bust in a thriving drug-trafficking corridor

Brazil Federal Revenue service The port of Santos in southeast Brazil saw its largest cocaine bust ever on Friday. The port is a major transshipment center for the drug, and seizures there are frequent. Brazil as a whole has become a hub for both consumption and transit of the drug. Federal officials in Brazil intercepted […]

Tributi joins Y Combinator in a quest to be Latin America’s TurboTax

EXCLUSIVE: We’re all in tax mode here in the U.S. (or at least we should be). Although there are countless software tools available out here to help with this tedious task, other countries are lagging behind. In Latin America, for example, only about eight percent of individuals file their taxes due to the high costs, […]