By Colin – I first visited Latin America in 2007 and moved here in 2008. I think it’s great. But not everybody thinks so.
They might think Mexico or Brazil are great, or Peru or Argentina. But nobody thinks Uruguay is great. Nobody thinks Ecuador is great, and certainly, nobody thinks shitholes like Venezuela or Honduras are great. Why?
After having American history pounded into your brain growing up in the States, it’s a little weird learning how things went down here. Where the Americans built a nation based on a vision for a new kind of society and government, in Latin America there was no appetite for a new way of doing things. Where victories came early and often for the States, things were chaotic across