Eric Farnsworth is vice president of the Council of the Americas and Americas Society.
Marzo de 2023 será recordado como el mes en que la guerra del régimen de Nicaragua contra la Iglesia Católica…
Arturo McFields Yescas & Eric FarnsworthMarch 20, 2023
As international pressure mounts, Daniel Ortega, Nicaragua’s dictator, is doubling down on oppression.
Arturo McFields Yescas & Eric FarnsworthMarch 18, 2023
La Iglesia Católica en Nicaragua está bajo asalto y la libertad religiosa no está garantizada. Pese a esto, los líderes de la Iglesia han tardado en reaccionar.
Eric Farnsworth & Arturo McFields YescasMarch 6, 2023
The Catholic Church is under assault in Nicaragua. Yet despite the state of Catholicism in the Central American nation, church leaders have been slow to react.
Eric Farnsworth & Arturo McFields YescasMarch 3, 2023
Some observers call for a relaxation of US sanctions on Venezuela during the COVID-19 pandemic. Eric Farnsworth offers a different recommendation.
Eric FarnsworthMay 1, 2020
Managing editor Drew Griffin sits down with Eric Farnsworth, VP of Council of the Americas, to discuss the growing influence/threat of Chinese involvement in Latin America.
Eric Farnsworth & Drew GriffinJuly 1, 2019
Eric Farnsworth, vice president of the Council of Americas, sits down with Managing Editor Drew Griffin to discuss Juan Guaidó, Nicolás Maduro, and the future of Venezuela.
Photo Credit: March in Caracas, Venezuela, on January 23, 2019. By Voice of America, via Wikimedia Commons.
Eric FarnsworthMarch 12, 2019
Is there a properly Judeo-Christian perspective on the current crisis in Venezuela? It depends on whom you ask. In a word, it’s complicated, even among those of the same faith community.
Eric FarnsworthFebruary 15, 2019
Brazilians head to the polls this Sunday to elect their next president, and the frontrunner is Jair Bolsonaro. He has been variously described as a far-right, uncouth, law-and-order populist, and he appears to hold views that can charitably be described as anti-democratic.
Eric FarnsworthOctober 26, 2018