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User Profile: Norma Colyer

About Norma Colyer

This user has submitted 20 translations to Watching America.

The Trump Doctrine: A Look into the Future

August 2, 2019 // El Salvador - El Salvador - Spanish

Throughout history, American presidents have been recognized for their diverse and creative approaches to foreign policy. President Truman talked about “containing” the Soviet Union; Eisenhower, about a “new look”; Kennedy, of a “flexible response”; and Reagan, about “peace through strength.” With the [Read more]

Nuclear Breakup

May 12, 2019 // La Razón - Bolivia - Spanish

[T]he most reckless actors on this chessboard, such as Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, have already started beating the drums of war. [Read more]


April 4, 2019 // La Hora - Guatemala - Spanish

The United States has taken a long time to understand that serious agreements cannot be made with corrupt governments. [Read more]

5,000 Crimes

March 11, 2019 // Ultimas Noticias - Venezuela - Spanish

The singers who whitewash the imperial aggressions against Venezuela and other countries with their concerts maintain a silence that pierces the soul. [Read more]

Dreams from my Father

January 25, 2009 // El Univesal - Venezuela - Spanish

When reading “Dreams from my Father,” written by Barack Obama at age 33, it is easy to understand the reason why he is now the most powerful person on earth. In that book, the current U.S. president reaches into his inner self and brings to light the existential dilemmas that he confronted and how he went about [Read more]

Restoration of Democracy

January 20, 2009 // NRC Handelsblad - The Netherlands - Dutch

I trust that George W. Bush and his friends will spend the next few years explaining how wonderfully this presidency has led the world, despite terrorist threats, fearful Europeans and leftist rogues, who, when it came to the crunch, were always birds of a feather. I find this interesting reading. But today’s and [Read more]