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Latin America Violence

Latin Americans Increasingly Distrust Their Government, and It's Leading to More and More Violence

Sergio Muñoz Bata | Posted 02.04.2015 | World
Sergio Muñoz Bata

It is also a legacy inherited from the repressive regimes of the '70s and '80s that controlled their territories with an iron hand. When the juntas and dictatorships were thrown out by democracy, weak institutions of governance were left in their wake.

Guatemala Bus Drivers Targeted By Gangs

WorldFocus | Samuel Loewenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In a country as bloody as Guatemala, the last two weeks have stood out. In the last several years, bus drivers have became targets for street gangs se...