In Colombia, wholesale murder and impunity go hand in hand.
In another fit of lunacy, the Republican House Committee on Foreign Relations voted to cancel the payment of dues to the Organization of American States.
Since President Correa took office four years ago, 15.851 billion USD has been invested in public works.
"Our cry is for return of all rights and guarantees of Honduran democracy," Zelaya told supporters. "We are heading for a constituent assembly to win back power."
The top court issued a writ of prohibition in the case of former Congressman Wilson Borja, ending investigation into allegations he had connections with the FARC.
An arrest near Caracas triggered questions about Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, a socialist and protagonist of continent-wide emancipation knuckling under to Colombia.
The time is overdue for justice-minded people to organize to secure terrorist Luis Posada's extradition to Venezuela.
At the Cuban Communist Party's sixth congress, it was an occasion for remembering and rededication.
Party leaders stressed that even though some of the proposals may seem radical, their purpose is not to dismantle, but to strengthen Cuba's socialist system.
President Evo Morales' socialist government is close to warding off a challenge to its staying power.