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Current History (2019) 118 (805): 75–77.
Published: 01 February 2019
... Path Tüpac Amaru Revolutionary Movement Alberto Fujimori terrorism human rights Abimael Guzmán Truth Reconciliation Commission museum collective memory history PERSPECTIVE Heat But Little Light: Peru s Memory Debates ALBERTO VERGARA 75 The permanent exhibition at Lima s Lugar de la...
Current History (2017) 116 (787): 74–76.
Published: 01 February 2017
... of California Eduardo Posada-Carbó Colombia Revolutionary Armed Forces Colombia FARC peace negotiations Juan Manuel Santos Álvaro Uribe civil conflict PERSPECTIVE Confronted with the simple choice between war and peace, the overwhelming majority of Colombians for decades have...
Current History (2016) 115 (778): 51–56.
Published: 01 February 2016
... Colombia civil war Revolutionary Armed Forces FARC National Liberation Army ELN Álvaro Uribe Juan Manuel Santos paramilitaries redistributive justice peace negotiations Havana 51 Redistributive justice will be key to generating the recognition, civic trust, and social solidarity...
Current History (2016) 115 (778): 57–62.
Published: 01 February 2016
... justice law enforcement police drug cartels trafficking corruption Institutional Revolutionary Party PRI torture murder war Felipe Calderón Enrique Peña Nieto homicide rates Guerrero Ayotzinapa 57 [C]riminal groups are above the law because they have managed to capture and...
Current History (2016) 115 (778): 43–50.
Published: 01 February 2016
... Mexico Institutional Revolutionary Party PRI Dilma Rousseff Brazil Michelle Bachelet Chile Hugo Chávez Venezuela Evo Morales Bolivia Néstor Cristina Fernández de Kirchner Argentina Rafael Correa Ecuador Fidel Castro Cuba Committees Defense Revolution Colombia A dynamic...
Current History (2013) 112 (751): 43–48.
Published: 01 February 2013
...James A. Robinson [D]espite all of the gains under the past two presidents, neither administration has broken with the fundamental system of governance that created the country's problems. James Robinson Colombia Álvaro Uribe Juan Manuel Santos Revolutionary Armed Forces Colombia...
Current History (2012) 111 (749): 337–343.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., but he has had to beat back challenges to his authority and to rely more heavily for support on the Revolutionary Guards, the security agencies, and conservative clerics. The weight of these groups has grown in the inner circles of government. Meanwhile, cracks have emerged within the ruling elite...
Current History (2012) 111 (742): 67–74.
Published: 01 February 2012
... Colombia Juan Manuel Santos Álvaro Uribe Revolutionary Armed Forces Colombia free trade agreement security demobilization restitution inequality 67 Haunted by deep disparities and an unspeakable history of violence, the country may discover that democratic prosperity remains an...
Current History (2011) 110 (733): 68–74.
Published: 01 February 2011
... Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI). When alternation of power finally occurred in 2000, with Fox of the conser- vative National Action Party (PAN) winning the presidency peacefully and through the ballot box, the country achieved a remarkable feat. However, the 2006 presidential election aroused...
Current History (2010) 109 (727): 186–192.
Published: 01 May 2010
... Ethiopia Haile Selassie Coalition Unity Democracy Eritrea Eritrean People's Liberation Front Meles Zenawi Ethiopian Revolutionary Democratic Mengistu Mariam Tigrayan 186 Once the 2010 election passes without any meaningful change, the real contest among rival political and ethnic...
Current History (2009) 108 (722): 424–428.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Fariborz Ghadar A dramatic shift of economic power has taken place—away from traditional private sector groupings and toward select religious foundations and Revolutionary Guards entities. © 2009 Current History. All rights reserved. 2009 The Regents of the University of California Iran...
Current History (2009) 108 (715): 72–76.
Published: 01 February 2009
... governments to combat drug traffick- ing and higher illegal drug flows through the coun- try s territory set the stage for a serious increase in narco-violence in the late 1990s. This increase in drug-related violence coin- cided in 2000 with the loss of the presidency by the Institutional Revolutionary Party...
Current History (2004) 103 (673): 211–214.
Published: 01 May 2004
... international news reports from the continent. The only objective of these vicious youth appears to be their own survival and the pleasure to be found in rape and looting. Greed and hatred seem their sole motivation. Move- ments such as the Revolutionary United Front in Sierra Leone, the Lord s Resistance...
Current History (2001) 100 (650): 419–424.
Published: 01 December 2001
... University of California Balkans guerrilla Islam Israel Lebanon Palestine Liberation Organization religion revolutionary Russia terrorism The September 11 attack has created a resolve in America and elsewhere to end terror everywhere. But the history of terror does not inspire much confi...
Current History (2001) 100 (643): 58–64.
Published: 01 February 2001
... University of California democratization drug trafficking exports Fox Institutional Revolutionary Party Mexico NAFTA National Action peso Zedillo 58 Who would have thought it? asked TomásPatiño, a graying hotel clerk, swivelinggently in his desk chair. A bemused look swept over his...