Carrie Kahn appears in the following:
Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Mexico marks a grim milestone: The number of people officially listed as disappeared now exceeds 100,000. Many are victims of drug cartels, journalists, human rights advocates and Indigenous people.
Tuesday, May 17, 2022
The White House announced it will lift some of the Trump era restriction on travel and remittances on Cubans. Hit hard by COVID and other missteps, the Cuban economy is barely functioning for many.
Wednesday, April 20, 2022
Officials from the U.S. and Cuba are talking as migration from the island increases.
Friday, April 15, 2022
Inflation isn't just an American problem — it's happening in places around the world and stretching some countries to the point of political unrest.Many
Monday, April 11, 2022
Mexico's president called a recall vote on himself this weekend and won, though most Mexicans did not participate and opponents say it was too costly.
Saturday, April 09, 2022
While recalls are a common political tool, normally it's the opponents of an unpopular leader who favor a recall. But Sunday's referendum is the president's own idea. And he's expected to win.
Friday, April 08, 2022
Mexico's president has set a recall election for Sunday on his own term in office. He's expected to win what critics say is an act of political theater.
Wednesday, April 06, 2022
El Salvador's president has responded to gang violence with a sweeping campaign of arrests that raise questions about whether he's violating human rights.
Saturday, April 02, 2022
A Nicaraguan ambassador openly criticized his boss, President Daniel Ortega, saying the Central American country has become a dictatorship.
Wednesday, March 30, 2022
The president of El Salvador has instituted special emergency powers to crack down on gang violence.
Tuesday, March 29, 2022
After a weekend of intense gang violence with scores of killings, El Salvador's president declared emergency powers that some worry he could use to squelch political opposition.
Tuesday, March 29, 2022
International experts say they have new evidence that the Mexican government falsified evidence about the abduction and disappearance of 43 students nearly eight years ago.
Sunday, March 27, 2022
After making the cryptocurrency legal tender, President Nayib Bukele plans to launch bitcoin-backed bonds to raise $1 billion for the country.
Thursday, March 03, 2022
El Salvador's president is taking a billion-dollar risk on Bitcoin — with the country's treasury. Among the plans: a crypto trade zone near a dormant volcano.
Thursday, February 17, 2022
Mexican Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has engaged in a lot of disputes lately — with the media and with Spain — amid accusations of a conflict of interest involving his son.
Wednesday, February 16, 2022
Hondurans celebrated as former President Juan Orlando Hernández, who left office last month, appeared in court to face an extradition request from the U.S.
Monday, February 14, 2022
The U.S. suspended avocado imports from Mexico after a USDA inspector received a threat — highlighting the violence and criminal influence over the supply of the fruit.
Friday, February 11, 2022
In trials that sometimes last just a few hours, Nicaragua has been convicting political opponents of President Daniel Ortega, sending a chilling message about free expression.
Thursday, February 03, 2022
El Salvador's national soccer team, which had few resources to compete with regional powerhouses, put a lot of their hopes on an American coach and players — all with deep Salvadoran roots.
Wednesday, February 02, 2022
El Salvador's national soccer team plays its World Cup qualifying match against Canada Wednesday night — with several players and coaches from the United States.