Discover What the World Thinks of U.S.

Dominican Republic

The Crisis, in Figures

May 15, 2009 // Listin Diario - Dominican republic - Spanish

The worst international crisis since 1930. The collapse of financial markets and subprime mortgages. Toxic assets. Collateralized debt obligations. Fiscal stimulus packages. The rescue of banks and financial institutions. The fall of the stock market. G-20, G7, G8. It is overwhelming, for the citizen who is not a [Read more]

Hillary's First Official Visit to the Dominican Republic

April 21, 2009 // El Nacional - Dominican Republic - Spanish

The official visit of U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton signifies an important event not only for her vote of confidence and her personal ties with the Dominican nation, but also for the issues so important to bilateral relations that such a distinguished visitor will discuss with President Leonel Fernández. [Read more]

Lavrov Hopes for Reunion with Hillary Before the Summit

January 28, 2009 // El Caribe - Dominican Republic - Spanish

The Russian Foreign Minister of Exterior Relations confirmed today that he hoped to meet with the new U.S. Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton, before the G20 summit. "The details of the reunion will be administered by the ministers, "said the head of Russian diplomacy, Sergei Lavrov, and quoted by the official [Read more]

Bush Will Not Be Remembered As The Worst President

January 26, 2009 // El Nacional - Dominican Republic - Spanish

Jesus Christ himself can be the president of the United States, but if he is a Republican, he will be guaranteed an irrational worldwide hatred. Bush, with much less talent than Christ, had no other choice, but to rule in favor of his country and to ignore what outsiders thought.

November 24, 2008 // El Caribe - Dominican Republic - Spanish

Before and after overwhelmingly winning the presidency of the United States, Senator Barack Obama promised a radical change; an almost "redemption" of that great nation. A nation mired in a great economic and financial crisis but also in a moral quagmire; civic and even spiritual. I do not put in doubt the redemptive [Read more]

U.S. Seeks Freedoms for China that its Own Media Lack

August 12, 2008 // El Nacional - Dominican Republic - Spanish

What a paradox! The United States, which one day before the opening of the Olympic Games had asked China to improve its record on freedom of expression, could not enjoy the superb opening ceremony because of the monopoly on information that its big media consortia hold. In delaying the broadcast of the opening [Read more]

Honor and Dignity

July 26, 2008 // El Nacional - Dominican Republic - Spanish

Why should the US be able to demand outright, reciprocity and submission from Dominican justice?

Senator McCain in South America

July 17, 2008 // El Caribe - Dominican Republic - Spanish

It is exactly trade and not international charity that will contribute to the economic development of the countries of Latin America. A few days ago Senator McCain concluded what many analysts considered a risky trip, judging from domestic policies, to Latin America. In particular he visited Mexico and Colombia, two [Read more]

There Was No Rescue

July 13, 2008 // El Nacional - Dominican Republic - Spanish

Those who eulogize Uribe . . . sharpen knives for their own throats: they give oxygen to a sort of perverted sub-imperialism, which is instrument to the hawks in Washington.

Campaign Violence

March 19, 2008 // El Caribe - Dominican Republic - Spanish

Recently, Samantha Power, foreign policy assistant for Barak Obama, resigned from her position after calling Hillary Clinton a “monster” in an interview for the British media. The lady, in criticizing herself, claimed that the word she used was unforgivable. Her conduct was also condemned by the Democratic [Read more]
1 13 14 15