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At UN, Europeans Gang up on El Salvador on Question of Abortion

(United Nations) - El Salvador is currently undergoing something the UN calls the Universal Periodic Review, a fairly new human rights process that looks at countries’ implementation of various human rights treaties. And even thoughShow More Summary

Many immigrants fear coming out of hiding despite Obama’s action

2 days agoNews : The Raw Story

Norma Martinez, an undocumented mother of two girls born in New Jersey after she arrived illegally from El Salvador in 2007, worries the Obama administration’s new immigration program might provide fleeting protections that a new president could easily reverse. “I don’t want to go...

Legal Immigrant State Rep: Exec Amnesty 'A Slap in the Face'

Arizona State Representative Steve Montenegro (R) who is a legal immigrant from El Salvador, argued that President Obama's executive order on immigration was " a slap in the face to immigrants" on Thursday's "Kelly File" on the Fox News Channel. Show More Summary

Secluded, Romantic & Lavish: Conrad Koh Samui is What Traveling Well is All About

Sometimes I wonder if I chose a life of traveling or if it chose me; the age-old “What came first?” question. At five it was El Salvador, at 16 it was all about Costa Rica, and later Spain sealed my love for the world. A plethora of destina... via JustLuxe.com

El Salvador’s Total Abortion Ban Is Driving Pregnant Teens To Commit Suicide

Girls are becoming pregnant from rape and finding themselves with few options in a country with some of the most restrictive laws in the world. The post El Salvador’s Total Abortion Ban Is Driving Pregnant Teens To Commit Suicide appeared first on ThinkProgress.

No, El Salvador’s abortion ban is not the cause of teen suicides

by Kelli In countries where abortion is currently illegal, abortion advocates tend to exploit the “hard cases” (rape, incest, life of the mother) to use as weapons in their battle to liberalize abortion law. The “women’s health” movement’s...Show More Summary

El Salvador Still Deserves Justice

November 10, 2014 This weekend, I will be in San Salvador to honor the lives and work of six Jesuit priests, their housekeeper and her daughter. They worked at the University of Central America (UCA) and they were murdered 25 years ago,...Show More Summary

El Salvador Still Deserves Justice

November 10, 2014 This weekend, I will be in San Salvador to honor the lives and work of six Jesuit priests, their housekeeper and her daughter. They worked at the University of Central America (UCA) and they were murdered 25 years ago,...Show More Summary

THANKS OBAMA! Another Deadly Illegal Alien Disease from Central America Infects 300,000 Americans

The tropical Chagas disease is spread by by contact with the “kissing bug.” The disease is common in Mexico, Central America or South America – countries such as Nicaragua, Guatemala, and El Salvador. Barack Obama has brought 60,000 children from … Continue reading ?

Documentary series probes gang violence in Guatemala and Honduras

PBS NewsHour Weekend recently traveled to El Salvador to report on gang violence that has forced many Salvadorans to seek a new life in the United States. But that violence isn’t confined within El Salvador’s borders. Residents fromShow More Summary

DOL Renews Agreements with Latin American Countries

image from www.DOL.gov This past week, the U.S. Department of Labor held a ceremony at its U.S. headquarters where it renewed several key workplace agreements with ambassadors from Mexico, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Nicaragua and Costa Rica. These agreements...

UK Professor Disproves Float Test to Seek Justice for Jailed Women in El Salvador

University of Kentucky professor Dr. Greg Davis, a forensic pathologist, has investigated four of 17 cases of El Salvadoran women who were convicted of murdering their babies. His report submitted to the government disproves the outdated float test used to convict these women.

Face Of The Day

In an interview about his series Circo El Salvador, Steven Laxton describes his inspiration for a project that “captures the magical moments behind the scenes of El Salvador’s traveling circuses”: I was looking for a new personal series, something with depth that interested me and would also lend itself to my personal style and technique. […]

Powerful earthquake strikes off El Salvador, one dead

By Nelson Renteria SAN SALVADOR (Reuters) - A magnitude 7.3 earthquake struck late on Monday off the coast of El Salvador and Nicaragua and was felt across Central America, killing at least one person, but there were no immediate reports of major damage. Show More Summary

One dead after 7.3 magnitude earthquake shakes El Salvador

One person is dead after a 7.3 earthquake hit late Monday off the coast of El Salvador and Nicaragua. 7.3 Magnitude #earthquake off coast of Nicaragua/El Salvador. No tsunami threat for west coast. #KEZIwx pic.twitter.com/SJbOHIPLvUShow More Summary

Magnitude 7.4 offshore quake hits Central America

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting that a magnitude 7.4 underwater earthquake has struck off the coast of El Salvador.

Powerful earthquake off coast of El Salvador

Tsunami warnings prompted for coasts of El Salvador, Nicaragua and Honduras after 7.4 magnitude earthquake strikes.

Tsunami warning issued after 7.4 quake strikes off El Salvador

A 7.4 magnitude earthquake struck south of Intipuca, El Salvador, Monday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.  A tsunami warning was issued.

Ordained to Write

last monthNews : Truthdig

Three decades ago Chris Hedges sought to become a minister and report the war in El Salvador. A church committee refused to see his work as a journalist as a valid call to the ministry. On Oct. 5 his ordination—marked by addresses from Dr. James Cone and Dr. Cornel West—finally took place.

James Rodriguez pulled off a sweet rabona pass on the touchline during Colombia v El Salvador

James Rodriguez entertained the crowds in America on Friday night with one piece of awesome skill during Colombia v El Salvador. The Real Madrid superstar showed a combination of hard work flair to escape a potentially difficult situation when James tracked back to help his Colombian side defend late in the match. With the score 3-0 […]

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