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User Profile: Nick Dauster

About Nick Dauster
Nick Dauster has more than three decades of experience translating from Spanish texts in a wide variety of fields. He is certified by the American Translators Association for Spanish to English.

This user has submitted 35 translations to Watching America.

NAFTA: A Silent Violation

September 26, 2018 // www.sinembargo.mx - Mexico - Spanish

Still, the question remains regarding whether it wouldn’t have been better to proceed with the negotiations in the presence of Canada, given the market that the two countries represent for the United States... [Read more]

Mexican Congress Rejects Racist Statements

June 4, 2018 // La Cronica de Hoy - Mexico - Spanish

Representatives and senators of the Permanent Commission of the national Congress agreed yesterday on a unanimous rejection of the “xenophobic and racist statements of the president of the U.S.,” Donald Trump. In addition, in support of the statement by President Enrique Peña Nieto in which he reiterated that [Read more]

NAFTA Runs into Labor − Again

October 14, 2017 // Excelsior - Mexico - Spanish

On the last day of negotiations between the three teams from Mexico, Canada and the United States, it happened that the last of the three arrived with a proposal that turned what was discussed during the third round of negotiations in Ottawa on its head. It was, once again, the issue of labor. And now, U.S. Trade [Read more]

The Grinch Defeated Santa Claus

January 6, 2017 // La Crónica de Hoy - Mexico - Spanish

The enemy of the Christmas spirit got away with it. He converted Christmas Eve into a long evening of shared worries for the future of humanity and of this country. The Grinch has allies, really accomplices, in the highest circles of power. One of the most dangerous wet blankets, Donald Trump, infused with the [Read more]

The Debate

October 3, 2016 // Excélsior - Mexico - Spanish

It will be next Monday in the city of New York. For the first time, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will speak not only to a country but to a whole planet that is anxious about what will happen in the U.S. presidential election. Because of the admiration that I have for the ex-secretary of state, it is difficult for [Read more]

Trump, Hillary and Mexico

September 22, 2016 // La Crónica de Hoy - Mexico - Spanish

With respect to the visit that Donald Trump made to Mexico on Wednesday, Aug. 31, of last week, almost no one has paid attention to one odd piece of information: The night before, he was in the city of Everett in the state of Washington. There, at a rally, according to Seema Mehta, “There were no calls to build a [Read more]

Mexican National Prosecutor Working With the FBI

October 15, 2008 // La Jornada - Mexico - Spanish

Monterrey. The Mexican National Prosecutor’s Office (PGR), in coordination with the FBI, took charge of the investigation looking into the attack made yesterday with firearms on the U.S. Consulate in this city. The Secretary of Public Security of the state of Nuevo Leon, Aldo Fasci Zuazua, said that the [Read more]

Mexican Workers in the U.S. Send Less Money Home

October 4, 2008 // El Universal - Mexico - Spanish

The long financial crisis in the United States has severely affected the money sent home by citizens of Mexico, the Bank of Mexico said. In August, the monthly growth of funds sent home was the worst on record, as the annual rate fell by 12.2 percent, according to data from the central bank. The Bank of Mexico [Read more]

The Problem Is Weapons

September 6, 2008 // El Universal - Mexico - Spanish

One of the most important problems in Mexico’s fight against crime is the thousands of weapons in the hands of criminals. Genaro Garcia Luna complained not long ago that the police must confront gangs that possess hundreds of “goat horns” (AK-47 rifles). The problem worsens daily, given the proximity of the U.S. [Read more]