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The Blonde and the Brunette

September 13, 2008 // El Espectador - Colombia - Spanish

They did not appear as just wives of presidential candidates but rather as women with identity, ideas, capability and decisiveness with which to contribute to the future, with their own vision of the world and life. Michelle Obama’s genuineness was moving, as was her frankness, which can become discomforting. She [Read more]

The Unpredictable U.S. Election

August 28, 2008 // El Tiempo - Colombia - Spanish

Unpredictable. This is what the United States presidential campaign has been. Democratic primaries drawn until the end; a African-American “turns up” defeating the machinery of Hillary Clinton; the resurrection of a Republican contested within his party. And now recent surveys not only show a technical tie between [Read more]

Polls: Obama or McCain?

July 25, 2008 // El Espectador - Colombia - Spanish

According to the Los Angeles Newspaper, if the U.S. presidential Elections were now, Barack Obama would beat John McCain by 15 percentage points. According to the Gallup, it is not possible to determine who would win because the two candidates are actually tied. Other polls are in the middle: the Rasmussen Reports [Read more]

U.S. Reservations About Chavez's Change of Tone

July 18, 2008 // El Tiempo - Colombia - Spanish

The United States Has Reservations About the Turn of the President of Venezuela, Hugo Chavez by Sergio Gomez Maseri It was with a large dose of skepticism and reserve that the United States interpreted the apparent “turn” of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, who in recent days called for Farc to disarm and [Read more]

McCain and Obama Compete to Capture the Hispanic Vote

July 14, 2008 // El Espectador - Colombia - Spanish

The candidates for President of the United States, Barack Obama and John McCain, had a match-up this Monday for the Hispanic vote, disputing who is the most committed to the minority group and migration reform. Both gave speeches during the 79th convention of the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) in a [Read more]

Colombia Considers Who It Wants More

June 7, 2008 // El Tiempo - Colombia - Spanish

Now that the Democratic nominee for president is clear, Colombia, the equal of many countries in the world, has begun to try to determine who they would want: Barack Obama or the Republican John McCain. Considering the role, and realizing the agenda of the government of President Alvaro Uribe, there is no doubt that [Read more]
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