The left-wing administration confronts mounting political setbacks, economic slowdown and unforced errors.
The late artist wasn’t thought of as highly political. But many of his best paintings satirize the powerful and sympathize with history’s victims.
An expert with firsthand knowledge discusses new crime dynamics and ways forward.
An overview of economic trends in the region and a detailed look at Brazil, Mexico and Argentina
Through economic success—and highly publicized scandals—the region is reshaping national politics. A local election may reinforce the trend.
A former Colombian planning minister writes that instead of revising trade agreements, his country and others should focus on solving market and government failures.
A response from AQ readers
Based in Bogotá, Valentina Montoya Robledo’s Invisible Commutes wants to make public transit work better for household workers.
Both sides of the negotiations must address three key topics for peace efforts to go forward.
President Gustavo Petro’s shunning of fossil fuels is not helping improve the country’s environmental status.
As a convoluted scandal unfolds, Laura Lizarazo assesses what it means for Petro’s progressive agenda
While many details remain unclear, a scandal involving two former aides could permanently paralyze Petro’s agenda.
After years of delays and disagreements, construction is finally moving forward. How did it happen?
Petro is facing multiple crises. How will he react?