What We’re Reading — 26 Jul 2016

Shoddy construction shows results
Ship hits new Panama Canal wall, sparking design concerns (Guardian)

Makes sense, considering the red soles.
Christian Louboutin collaborates on closing ceremony looks for Cuba's Olympic athletes (LA Times)

After Trump, we’ll take boring.
An Attitude of Platitudes: The Democratic Party’s Platform and Latin America (Latin America Goes Global)

Venezuela sneezes, and Cuba catches the cold
Venezuelan ills send chill over ally Cuba (FT)

What’s Rio look like, two weeks before the Olympics? Listen in...
LatAm in Focus: An On-the-Ground View of Rio's Olympic Dream (AS/COA)

Kidnappers ask for almost $40m for F1 chief’s mother-in-law
Ecclestone relative ‘kidnapped in Brazil’ (FT)

::Making Popcorn::
Netflix to tackle the Panama Papers in new movie (Entertainment Weekly) 

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