Why Are Colombian Election Candidates Auditioning in Washington?

Roger D. Harris Staging a vice-presidential candidates debate in the run-up to Colombia’s May 29th national elections was entirely appropriate.  Nevertheless, the location of the event in Washington and its promotion by US-state functionaries requires some explanation. Because of its venue and sponsors, the affair had elements of an audition or a vetting process overseen by the US government. … Continue reading Why Are Colombian Election Candidates Auditioning in Washington?