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World reacts to death of Gabriel Garcia Marquez

"A thousand years of loneliness and sadness for the death of the greatest Colombian of all time!" - Colombia President Juan Manuel Santos.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Common Dreams

Amazon Watch: Major Victory in Effort to Limit Oil Drilling in Ecuadorian Amazon

April 16 - Despite tremendous odds, supporters of a pioneering effort to keep Ecuador's largest oil reserve permanently in the ground have gathered more than enough signatures to qualify for a national vote on the issue in a special election.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Ecuador, US News, Liberal Political News

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Babalu Blog

Ecuador's dictator Rafael Correa looking to become 'president for life'

Of course, Ecuador's constitution prohibits any president from running for reelection in perpetuity.

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Related Topix: Conservative Political News, US News

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Courthouse News Service

CNS Talks to President Correa on Legacy of Oil Drilling in Ecuador

Chevron adopted a strategy to "destroy the reputation" of the Ecuadorean government and judiciary after realizing a court there would hold it liable for massive oil contamination in the Amazon, Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa said today in an interview at the Pierre Hotel.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Ecuador, New York, Kaplan, Education

Harvard Crimson

Ecuadorian President Downplays Controversy, Highlights Country's Successes at JFK Forum

President of the Republic of Ecuador Rafael Correa answers a question from the audience after his speech at the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum on April 9. In a speech that echoed an op-ed published Wednesday in the Boston Globe, President of the Republic of Ecuador Rafael Correa told an audience at the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum Wednesday night that the ... (more)

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Related Topix: South America, Ecuador

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Babalu Blog

Correa at Yale: A Most Shameful Farce

Rafael Correa, ruler of Ecuador, came to Yale University today. In one of the most embarrassing displays of self-aggrandizement ever seen by this professor, Mr. Correa brought the art of patting oneself on the back to new heights today .

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Related Topix: Yale University, US News, Conservative Political News

BBC News

Call for vote on Ecuador Amazon oil

One hectare in Yasuni is thought to contain more tree species than are native to the whole of North America Environmentalists in Ecuador say they have collected enough signatures to have a referendum on whether the Yasuni National Park in the Amazon should be opened to further oil exploration.

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Related Topix: South America, Ecuador, World News

The Hill

Modernizing foreign direct investment for the 21st century

As economies around the world become increasingly connected and intertwined, we must put a global trade system in place that can adapt to this ever-changing 21st century world.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Babalu Blog

"Palm trees in the snow" with Gloria Strassburger & Dr Gross in Cuba with Fausta Wertz

Fausta Wertz, editor of Fausta's Blog . We will look at the major stories of the week, from Dr Gross on a "hunger strike" in Cuba, to President Correa in the US, to the continuing violence in Venezuela, the upcoming World Cup in Brazil and other front page stories in Latin America newspapers.

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Related Topix: Conservative Political News, US News

BusinessWeek

Ecuador's President Takes Chevron Fight to U.S.

Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa shows an oil-covered hand at the Aguarico 4 oil well in Aguarico, Ecuador in Sept.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Ecuador

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Babalu Blog

Correa at Yale: the prelude

Castronoid tinhorn dictator Rafael Correa is coming to Yale this thursday, and his visit is the most highly-controlled event this professor has ever seen.

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Related Topix: Conservative Political News, US News

GlobeNewswire

Size Matters When Investing in Gold

The Central Bank of Iraq purchased 36 tonnes of gold in March 2014, worth approximately $1.5 billion.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Babalu Blog

After banning free press in Ecuador, dictator Correa to visit Harvard ...

The Washington Free Beacon reported last week that President of Ecuador Rafael Correa will address the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum at Harvard's Institute of Politics next week.

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Related Topix: US News, Conservative Political News

Boston Herald

Garvin: Latin strongman goes Ivy League

Ecuador's tumultuously left-wing president Rafael Correa will give speeches at Harvard and Yale this week.

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Related Topix: Fidel Castro, Opinion

Sun Apr 06, 2014

UPI

The almanac

The moon is waxing. The morning stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus and Venus.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Heritage Foundation

Harvard to Host Correa, but No Free Press in Ecuador Can Cover It

The Washington Free Beacon reported last week that President of Ecuador Rafael Correa will address the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum at Harvard's Institute of Politics next week.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

The Washington Post

The real problem with a Cuban Twittera

The headquarters for the U.S. Agency for International Development in Washington on April 1, 2014.

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Related Topix: Prison, Education

Tue Apr 01, 2014

The Standard

Chile, Eucador and Peru issue tsunami alert after quake (World) (13...

An 8.2-magnitude earthquake hit near Chile's Pacific coast, triggering a tsunami that caused waves of more than two meters and warnings for people in Chile, Peru and Ecuador to seek higher ground.

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Related Topix: Tsunami, Natural Disasters, Earthquake, Chile, World News, Geology, Science

Mon Mar 31, 2014

The Miami Herald

Rafael Correa takes on the Ivy League

Ecuador's tumultuously left-wing president Rafael Correa will give speeches at Harvard and Yale next week.

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Related Topix: Fidel Castro

The Washington Post

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Funny , just the other day they were attacking him. FreedomWorks flip-flops on its endorsement but just the other day it was warning: "Mr. Sasse, a wealthy former business management consultant with a long list of health industry clients, is positioning himself as a staunchly 'anti-Obamacare' candidate; but that doesn't square with his past record.

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