I hope everyone in the United States had a good holiday. Here in Washington it was just the three of us, eating an epic meal and Zoom-calling relatives from our isolation.
In Latin America, where it was just a normal week, people were recovering from two hurricanes (Central America), protesting corruption (Guatemala), installing a third president this month (Peru), holding local elections (Brazil), trying to make sense of the United States’ return of an indicted general (Mexico), and migrating (away from Central America, away from and, for some, into Venezuela).
I made, or helped make, several things to read, watch, or listen to during the past week. Here’s a rundown.