Jorge Castañeda Joins NBC, Telemundo as Latin American Policy Analyst

By Merrill Knox 

Jorge Castañeda is joining Telemundo and NBC News as a Latin American policy analyst, the two networks announced today.

Castañeda was foreign minister of Mexico from 2000-03. He is currently a regular columnist for TIME, as well as for Reforma in Mexico and El País in Spain. He is also a member of the Board of Human Rights Watch and a global distinguished professor of politics and Latin American and Caribbean studies at New York University.

His new role contributing to Telemundo, NBC News and MSNBC will begin this month.