About Secret History

Commentary on Latin America.
Mostly about Mexico - but not always.
Designed to encourage readers to learn about
the apparently "secret history" of 500 million people
spread across two continents
- but not always.
You can always count on a little snark.

Monday, November 7, 2016

Banana Republic ... Food For Thought

Kudos to Patrick Blanchfield and Patrick Iber for an article that has the potential to draw attention to foreign policy as well as the every day ways perceptions of Latin America are reinforced in society.

Follow the link for a great read over at the Baffler on the topic of using "Banana Republic" in the 2016 political race.