The Chavista plan to annex most of Guyana. The result of the territorial dispute over the Essequibo region remains pending.

Why Chavistas Want to Annex Most of Guyana

Venezuelans Vote to Take Oil-Rich Territory, Raise Specter of Armed Conflict

Give us the Javier Milei plan too. The election of Javier Milei as president puts Argentina in the cross hairs for globalists.

Give Us the Javier Milei Plan Too

Globalists Fear Argentine Success as Role Model for Liberty

Guatemalan loses visa after condemning US meddling. If Semilla goes unpunished, it could lead to similar situations in future elections.

Guatemalan Loses Visa after Condemning US Meddling

US Officials Fulfill Reputation for Vindictiveness, Foment Self-Censorship

Deceit and violence are all leftists have against Javier Milei. His opponents are in a rush to undermine him before he even takes office.

Deceit, Violence Are All Leftists Have against Javier Milei

Straw-Man Arguments Dominate Opposition to Liberalization for Argentina

Free speech for comrades only. Ronald Reagan was right when he said that freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction.

Free Speech for Comrades Only

US State Department Punishes Questioning the Narrative

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Fergus Hodgson

Fergus Hodgson


Fergus Hodgson is the director of Econ Americas, a financial and economic consultancy. He holds an MBA in finance from Rice University and bachelor’s degrees in economics and political science from Boston University and the University of Waikato. He was the founding editor in chief of the PanAm Post.

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Steve Hecht

Editor at Large

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Mauro Echeverría

Deputy Editor

Mauro Echeverría is Econ Americas’ deputy editor. He holds a BA in international relations with minors in political science and anthropology from the San Francisco University of Quito. Mauro leads the research on local economic development at the Ecuadorian think tank Libre Razón.

Sebastián Díaz

Andrés Sebastián Díaz

Policy Analyst

He is the founder of Libertario, a Spanish-speaking community that promotes the ideas of liberty in Latin America, and a collaborator with Libre Razón. He holds a bachelor’s degree in political science and international relations from the University of the Americas.

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Paz Gómez


She holds an MS in digital currency and blockchain from the University of Nicosia, Cyprus, and a BA in international relations and political science from San Francisco University of Quito. She is a cofounder and the academic coordinator of Libre Razón, a classical-liberal think tank in Quito, Ecuador.

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José Luis González Dubón


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