From EL FARO ENGLISH: Exposed by the Pandora Papers

Central America, in Brief: The Pandora Papers, a global investigation led by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) involving more than 600 journalists in 117 countries, shed new light on how offshore banking shields the cash of Central America’s wealthy and well-connected, including presidential candidates and former heads of state. While the practice doesn’t prove illegal activity, it raises serious questions about transparency and economic inequality.

  • Oct 8, 2021
  • 3:01 PM

OPINION: What FDA Approval of Pfizer Vaccine Means

The FDA’s approval of the Pfizer vaccine has lifted a weight off of many shoulders. The responsibility is now left to each individual to do the right thing.

  • Oct 7, 2021
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The Pandemic Is Over? Not Even Close

We are still in the midst of it. It has not gone away.

  • Aug 26, 2021
  • 1:57 PM

Swiss Cheese Super Ego

It seems to me that many people have lost their way.

  • Aug 17, 2021
  • 5:10 PM

OPINION: The Psychological Effects of Unauthorized Immigration

It seems infinitely more logical and practical to accept the reality of the situation, extend the hand of help and allow for a system that benefits all involved.

  • May 10, 2021
  • 3:58 PM

Let’s Call It What It Is: A Pandemic That Has Decimated Our Most Vulnerable Populations (OPINION)

It has been known for millennia that the most vulnerable individuals during epidemics and pandemics are the poor. This pandemic is no different, especially here in the United States.

  • Mar 19, 2021
  • 8:52 AM

Chile Becomes Latin America’s COVID-19 Vaccination Champion

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — After being among the world’s hardest-hit nations with COVID-19, Chile is now near the top among countries at vaccinating its population against the virus.

  • Mar 15, 2021
  • 12:28 PM

I Am a Psychiatrist and I Am Taking the COVID-19 Vaccine

The job then comes to help facilitate the patient making an informed decision based on science and facts.

  • Jan 28, 2021
  • 11:19 AM

The Link Between Poverty and COVID-19

Our neglect of the poor has become a tinder box and COVID-19 could be the spark that starts a deadly conflagration.

  • Nov 20, 2020
  • 8:25 AM

Safety and Fear During COVID-19: The Bubble of Misery

Right now, more than ever, we need to be empathetic to those around us.

  • Oct 16, 2020
  • 2:54 PM

Ecuador Orders Arrest of Former Chancellor Accused of WikiLeaks Connection

In a video message released on Thursday, Ricardo Patiño said he was being wrongfully investigated for calling for demonstrations against President Lenín Moreno.

  • Apr 22, 2019
  • 10:06 AM

Open Letter to the Immigrant Rights Movement: Our Families Can’t Wait

Dear Friends and Allies in the Immigrant Rights Movement, We are writing this letter to open a dialogue about the direction and strategy of the immigration reform campaign in the New Year. For us, this is not a question of ideology, but our own and our families’ lives. We hope that this letter will agitate […]

  • Jan 18, 2014
  • 5:08 PM

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