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New Latin American leaders promise to move beyond divides

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New Latin American leaders promise to move beyond divides

Worldfocus contributing blogger Peter Eisner writes about a new generation of Latin American leaders who seem to be going beyond traditional political camps of left and right. José Mujica of Uruguay and Sebastian Piñera of Chile, while very different, have similar centrist messages.

Posted: February 26, 2010 18:02   Comments: 3
The Top 10 Innovative Global Solutions of the Decade

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The Top 10 Innovative Global Solutions of the Decade

The Worldfocus newsroom celebrates the end of the decade with a look at some of the smartest ideas worldwide. We produced an eclectic list of ten innovative solutions to social and political problems. View a slideshow of the winners -- from Bangladesh and Bhutan to Guyana and Rwanda.

Posted: December 30, 2009 19:20   Comments: 0
Worldfocus Radio: Jerusalem United or Divided?

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Worldfocus Radio: Jerusalem United or Divided?

East and West Jerusalem are divided along ethnic and religious lines -- in addition to the separation fence that Israel built to secure the city. Martin Savidge hosts Mustafa Barghouti of the Palestinian National Initiative and Gershon Baskin of the Israel-Palestine Center for Research and Information.

Posted: November 18, 2009 20:28   Comments: 15
Politics will determine future of world’s financial markets

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Politics will determine future of world’s financial markets

Ian Bremmer of the Eurasia Group talks about economic unrest in China and discusses how politics drive financial markets and if there are political solutions to the economic crisis.

Posted: March 5, 2009 12:53   Comments: 2
Politics contribute to economic slowdown in Asia

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Politics contribute to economic slowdown in Asia

A Worldfocus contributing blogger examines political strife and its effect on the economies of several Asian countries.

Posted: September 11, 2008 09:02   Comments: 0
El Salvador sets election dates amid criticism

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El Salvador sets election dates amid criticism

A Worldfocus contributing blogger discusses the criticisms surrounding El Salvador's announcement that elections would take place without reforms.

Posted: September 10, 2008 12:36   Comments: 0
Venezuela’s Chavez announces African intentions

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Venezuela’s Chavez announces African intentions

A Worldfocus contributing blogger examines Hugo Chavez's foreign policy interests on African soil.

Posted: September 9, 2008 18:13   Comments: 0

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