Various countries in Latin America are currently struggling with a conflict of legislative-executive power.
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In Latin America, the rate of incarceration for women is rising disproportionately relative to men. The causes of this phenomenon can be traced to the feminization of poverty, the social liberation of women, economic marginalization, and the War on Drugs.
Guyanese politics have historically been driven by ethnicity-based parties. For decades, the Guyanese people have aligned themselves to political parties based on a shared heritage.
Suriname has had a short history of independence from its most recent colonizers, the Netherlands, from which the small South American country gained independence in 1975.
For those who have been following Puerto Rico in the news lately, they will remember the Puerto Rican “Ricky Renuncia '' protests in the summer of 2019 that resulted in the resignation of Governor Ricardo Roselló.