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Posts Tagged: El Salvador
When we conduct military exercises on China's doorstep, and within range of a clearly unhappy North Korea, we might be unwittingly starting something that we neither want to nor are able to finish.
The similarities between the Israeli government and El Salavador's junta in the eighties are eerily similar -- as is U.S. support for them.
As the international community's attention is fixed on the coup and crisis in Honduras, another Central American country fights the constraints and inequalities caused by flawed Free Trade Agreements between the United States and the hemisphere.
At stake in El Salvador's movement to ban mining is the question of whether private interests can trump national sovereignty.
This op-ed appeared in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram on June 11, 2006.