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Remittances Plummeting!
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Remittances Plummeting!

Millions of people in the world survive thanks to the help that they receive from family working abroad. But their home finances have fallen since the start of the economic crisis. Lourdes Pérez Navarro According to the World Bank this form of help has fallen by more than 30 million dollars in the last […]

Dance of millions against Cuba
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Dance of millions against Cuba

A study by the Center for Responsive Politics suggests the millions of dollars given by Political Action Committees (PACs) motivate members of Congress to influence U.S. policy against this island. Randy Saborit The study reveals that the anti-Cuba PACs have awarded upwards of three million dollars between 2009 and 2010 […]

In the line of fire
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In the line of fire

During a time where many countries are in civil unrest, it is important to remember the journalists who take the necessary risks to tell the stories of individuals that would otherwise remain untold. For this reason, Amnesty International is proud to host the second Human Rights and Journalism panel that […]

The price of wealth
Economy Globe Latin America

The price of wealth

Carlos Slim Helu, branded the wealthiest man in the world. Surpassing the likes of Bill Bates and Mark Zuckerburg, according to forbes Carlos Slim’s Networth is in the region of $53.5 B . Lemuel Phillip-Moore His country of citizenship is Mexico where he both lives and studied engineering at Universidad […]