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Public Talk in Asunción: Itaipú, conflictos y estrategia política en la administración de Fernando Lugo (Chatting w/the Experts Series)

I am delighted to participate in the Paraguayan Fulbright Association’s “Chatting with the Experts” Series this week in Asunción, Paraguay.

I’ll be speaking on my research on hydroelectricity and energy politics at the Centro Cultural Paraguayo Americano this week. 16 palabras más


Twenty Year Medal Table for Men's Football

Summer Olympic Games 1996 – 2012

In 1962, England manager, Walter Winterbottom, predicted that an African team would win the World Cup by the end of the century. 123 palabras más


Good News Friday

This week has passed so quickly and before I’ve looked round it’s time for another Good News Friday installment.

First, an astonishing story of self-sacrifice in more ways than one: … 1.321 palabras más

Israel News

Paraguay’s president tells Netanyahu: We had our own Holocaust’

RIO DE JANEIRO — President Horacio Cartes, the first Paraguayan head of state to visit Israel, told Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that his South American nation also faced a Holocaust. 361 palabras más

Daily News

Bus ride to heaven..

“Bus ride from hell..” I read this as we do some research before buying our tickets from Asuncion to Santa Cruz in Bolivia, and smile. This one I do remember from two years ago as one of the more…memorable rides. 419 palabras más


greener pastures

I finished my fieldwork near Curuguaty. Here is a pic of a cattle ranch in a community I visited last week. I still have 10 days in Asuncion before I go back to Kutztown. 47 palabras más


OLP condemns the visit of President of Paraguay to the Old City of Jerusalem

Paraguay and Israel are looking to expand economic and cultural cooperation, particularly in technology and agriculture.

 Paraguayan President Horacio Cartes is looking to strengthen ties with Israel Tuesday during the final day of his three-day visit with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. 346 palabras más