Interview

subsoil privatization
Cerrejón, a large open-pit coal mine in Colombia. (Wikimedia)

How to Break the Privatization Taboo in Colombia

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María Alejandra Londoño Makes Case for Subsoil Resources

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freedom app
Freedom empowers activists within political parties and boosts interaction with leaders. (Pexels)

Freedom App Vows to Disrupt Parties, Improve Internal Democracy

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Political parties struggle with many of the same problems that they try to solve in government:  corruption, waste, nepotism, lack of transparency, and poor communication. Leaders are disconnected from their base, and members feel…

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Probiotics have proved effective in health treatments such as the prevention and therapy of gastrointestinal problems. In recent years, dentists have also tried them in oral-health procedures with promising results. (rgerber)

Guatemala Tests Probiotics for Oral-Health Breakthrough

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Guatemala Tests Probiotics for Oral-Health Breakthrough
Gum-Disease Treatment in Early Trial Stages

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gun rights
José Niño says targeted lobbying and political engagement, more than education, has a swift impact. (Hayden Beaumont)

How to Get Legislative Results for Gun Rights

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12 States Pass Constitutional Carry, Thanks to Targeted Activism

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reforestemos guate
Reforestemos Guate is a private initiative to promote forestry awareness and convenient reforestation. (Reforestemos Guate)

Deforestation Faces Next-Generation Opponent in Guatemala

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Uninformed Consumption, Loss of Precious Resource Inspires Community Alliance

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Jorge Colindres won the 2016 Latin America Think Tank Shark Tank for his "Access to Justice for All" pitch. (Jorge Colindres)

Taxpayer Advocacy Bears Fruit in Honduras

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Jorge Colindres Drives Public Opinion, Preempts the Man

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self-publishing
Carmina Valdizán, flanked by hosts of La Ciudad de los Libros, has learned how to gain and maintain an audience. (@cvaldiz)

Build Your Own Audience So You Don’t Need a Publisher

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Carmina Valdizán Shares Two Strategies That Paved the Way for Her Novels

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Guatemala rio dulce
Río Dulce (sweet river) in Guatemala is one of Steve Hecht's favorite places on earth. (Steve Hecht)

45 Years an Expat in Guatemala

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Budding Financier Trades the Big Apple for Central America, Discovers Anti-Capitalist Collusion

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Dakar Parada with Hans Hermann Hoppe (left) at the Rafael del Pino Foundation lecture series in Madrid. (Dakar Parada)

Socialism Is the Root of Venezuela’s Disaster

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Diaspora Testifies to Misery on the Home Front, a Nation Lost to Despotism

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e-justice paraguay
The Paraguayan Supreme Court of Justice signs off on digital access to information. (Senatics)

E-Justice Is a Game Changer for Paraguay

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Antonia Bogado: Pilot Plan Delivers Transparency, Removes Barriers to Access

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