Articles by: Philip Luke Johnson

May 27, 2020

A review of The Jakarta Method by Vincent Bevins, which traces the history of the Cold War from the perspective of two often overlooked countries: Indonesia and Brazil.

April 7, 2020

New narco-terrorism charges against Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro are notable for their lack of evidence. 

November 22, 2019

Commentators claim that the release of Ovidio Guzmán is a sign of weakness from López Obrador, but targeting the leadership of criminal groups has been disastrous for Mexico.

February 21, 2019

As Mexican president Andrés Manuel López Obrador ramps up his “war” on oil theft in the wake of the Tlahuelilpan explosion, will he remain loyal to his campaign’s promise to demilitarize the state?