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Greg Grandin

Politics

With Humala's win, Peru turns to the left

With a former army officer winning the presidency, Peru joins Brazil, Bolivia and Venezuela in tilting to the left.

Politics

Martelly: Haiti's second great disaster

Haiti's new president is a friend of coup-plotters, fascists, and armed right-wing groups in his country and abroad.

US & Canada

Peru election: No country 'left' behind

If Ollanta Humala wins a run-off vote in June, he could align Peru with Latin America's political left.

Politics

Brazil stares down the US on Libya

Tensions over Middle East policy are increasing, despite Barack Obama's recent visit to Latin America.