The Vazquez victory should be seen within the context of the Bolivarian dynamic, a multinational movement in South America, Central America and the Caribbean.
In Uruguay, the presidential runoff is both a family matter and an ideological confrontation.
Writer Fred Mabonga sends this latest blog on Ghana's loss to Uruguay, and the disappointment, as well as resilience, that resounded across a continent.
PRETORIA, South Africa -- For the first time in the history of the World Cup games Latin America has four teams among the last eight.
In a runoff election on Nov. 29, José Mujica won the presidency by a 52 to 43 percent margin over former president Luis Alberto Lacalle of the right wing National Party.