Juan Correa

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La campaña de Miss Honduras contra la violencia de género

La nueva Miss Honduras, Gabriela Ordóñez, participó este 15 de diciembre en una campaña sobre el acoso y los abusos emocionales y físicos que sufren …

American Torture -- Past, Present, and... Future?

<b>Beyond the Senate Torture Report</b><p><i>Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com</i><p>It’s the political story of the week in Washington. At long last, after the endless stalling and foot-shuffling, the arguments about redaction and CIA computer hacking, the claims that its release might stoke others out there in the …

George W. Bush

Bienvenidos al rancho de Bob Dylan

El artista marcó la ruta para una fructífera convivencia entre el rock y la música country<p>En 1966, en su torrencial <i>Visions of Johanna</i>, Bob Dylan …

La "guerra civil" que dejó más de 80 policías muertos en Río en 2014

<b>Con ocho años de experiencia como policía militar brasileño, Jairo Barbosa cree que algo grave está ocurriendo en las calles de Río de Janeiro. "Hoy vivimos una guerra civil en la ciudad", afirma.</b><p>Barbosa relata a BBC Mundo que cuatro colegas con los que trabajó directamente fueron muertos a tiros …

Sierra Leone to use scare-tactics campaign in Freetown to curb Ebola

‘Western area surge’ will use similar tactics to UK drink-driving campaigns to scare people into changing their behaviour<p>The president of Sierra Leone will launch a massive campaign on Wednesday to curb the spread of Ebola in the western areas of the capital Freetown, which will aim to scare people …

In Pakistan school attack, Taliban terrorists kill 145, mostly children

"'God is great,'" the Taliban militants shouted as they roared through the hallways of a school in Peshawar, Pakistan.<p>Then, 14-year-old student Ahmed Faraz recalled, one of them took a harsher tone.<p>" 'A lot of the children are under the benches,' " a Pakistani Taliban said, according to Ahmed. " …

Venezuela’s Leader Blasts U.S. Over New Sanctions

Embattled President Nicolás Maduro Lashed Out at Washington After the U.S. Congress Approved Sanctions Against Venezuelan Officials<p>CARACAS, Venezuela—Embattled President Nicolás Maduro lashed out at Washington during a pro-government rally on Monday, days after the U.S. Congress approved penalties …

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Kerry urges flexibility in U.S. war powers against Islamic State

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Any congressional authorization of U.S. military force against Islamic State should be flexible and not limit the fight to Iraq and Syria, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Tuesday.<p>U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry testifies before a Senate Foreign Relations …

More arrests, transit disruptions during fourth night of Berkeley protests

Hundreds marched through Berkeley on Tuesday night -- forcing the closure of roads and transit depots -- as the college town saw its fourth consecutive night of throngs protesting police brutality.<p>After gathering about 5 p.m. near the edge of the UC Berkeley campus, a crowd of dozens swelled by 8 …