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June 2012

Obama and Putin: Long Faces in Los Cabos

June 30, 2012 // El Universal - Mexico - Spanish

Accusing Moscow of arming Damascus with combat helicopters, knowing that it would irritate Putin — it is difficult to think that the White House was not aware of the tension level that would prevail at the summit.

Algerians and “Obamacare”

June 30, 2012 // L'Expression - Algeria - French

Obama just claimed a huge victory, a huge victory in the life of the United States. We already call it “Obamacare” (Obama santé). A victory certainly for the American president who reinforces his chances for reelection next November, but it is, above all, a victory for some 32 million people, the poorest in the [Read more]

Google and the Ironies of Democracy

June 30, 2012 // La Prensa - Honduras - Spanish

Although the Internet is recognized as the best means of boosting innovation and public participation, it is also seen as an immense area prone to paradoxes and ironies. This week, the most ironic party on the web was the government of Cuba, using its own website to cry foul to Google for cancelling the [Read more]
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