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Latin American ”˜democracies’ continue to target whistleblowers

Jose Coronado

April 9, 2015

On March 15, the Mexican journalist Carmen Aristegui was fired from MVS Network, one of the main TV and radio networks in Mexico. The day after Aristegui was fired, millions of people backed the journalist on social media, and some signed a petition for her reinstatement. The firing of Aristegui became...

Latin America must seize autonomy to curb influence of Chinese business

Jose Coronado

March 5, 2015

China's economic boom has taken 300 million Chinese citizens out of poverty. Companies from all over the world are going to China to do business, and Chinese companies are growing at an incredible rate. These companies are not only interested in attracting foreign capital, but they are also interested...

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