Tag Archives: America

Readers write: America in the making, and replacing ‘wall’ with ‘bridge’

What cover story writer Linda Feldmann describes is America in the making, a dynamic, never-ending process filled with drama and punctuated by periodic angst. Perhaps we should stop fretting so much and get back to, as Ellen DeGeneres urged, judging each other by the cars that we drive. Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

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Readers write: Up to date on Central America news, children and play, and real meat

Up to date on Central America news Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

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Readers write: Making America _____, and beef or no beef

In response to editor Scott Armstrong’s challenge in the Jan. 21 Weekly Print Edition to complete the sentence “Making America …”: Don’t fill in the blank. It is just “Making America.” America is always being made. May we continue to “make America.” It stands for something in the world and does not need to be qualified. Yahoo News – Latest ...

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Localbitcoins Trade Surges in Latin America and East Asia

The peer-to-peer (P2P) markets saw a surge in trade activity this past week, with the Localbitcoins markets of five countries posting record volume. The largest spikes were concentrated in the Latin American and Asian regions, however, the United States also posted its strongest monthly P2P volume since April 2018. Also Read: Nasdaq Stock Exchange to Start Offering BTC and ETH Indices ...

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Lexus, Toyota, Porsche top list of most reliable cars in America, J.D. Power says

Toyota's luxury Lexus brand took the top slot in the 2019 J.D. Power U.S. Vehicle Dependability Study for the eighth straight year.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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‘Be a man’: What does that mean in modern America?

Almost a decade ago, when Timothy Malefyt was doing research on the nitty-gritties of masculinity for his client Gillette, he and his small team of corporate anthropologists observed what they considered to be a “paradoxical” set of masculine values among NASCAR fans. On the one hand, there was a lot of drinking, bawdy jokes, and loud behavior among the men ...

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Can Canada lead on Latin America? Venezuela poses a test.

As Canada hosts an international meeting Monday aimed at ending the presidency of Venezuela’s embattled Nicolás Maduro, it faces charges in both Venezuela and at home that it’s acting as a lackey of the United States. When opposition leader Juan Guaidó declared himself the interim president of Venezuela last week, with the country mired in humanitarian crisis, the US immediately recognized him ...

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Why Guatemala’s 180 on corruption matters for Central America

A constitutional and political crisis has been averted – temporarily, at least – in Guatemala this week, after the Constitutional Court ruled that President Jimmy Morales could not unilaterally expel an international investigative body focused on fighting corruption. Mr. Morales previously has attempted to muzzle CICIG, as the International Commission against Impunity in Guatemala is known. Yahoo News – Latest News ...

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