Medellin

AP

Is There a Medellín Hype Machine?

The city has been celebrated as an international model. Naturally, it's time for a backlash.

BBC

Unconventional Public Transit Project of the Day

An urban escalator opens in hilly Medellin slum

Reuters

The Challenge of Replacing Organized Crime with Governance

Governments are struggling to move into gang-dominated slums in the cities of Latin America