America for the Americans – this is a cornerstone of United States’ foreign policy. That doctrine, introduced 190 years ago by President James Monroe, means this: foreigners keep out of the US’ backyard. For decades it [US foreign policy] also sat well with the elites in Latin America. They even promoted generals to dictators if the men in uniform loved Washington enough. Well, those days are long gone.
- NSA Snooping on Brazil’s President’s Emails. Unfolding Diplomatic Fall Out between Washington and Brasilia (rinf.com)
- How the Internet Influences Purchases in Latin America (geobrava.wordpress.com)
- Bad friend or good enemy: Snowden scandal shadows Kerry in Brazil (rt.com)
- Latin America vs American Exceptionalism (ingeniouspress.com)