Today I join the bloggers advocating the release of political prisoner Dr. Oscar Ellias Biscet. As you know, Dr. Biscet’s activism started when he saw how newborn children were murdered in Cuban hospitals. He is being held in inhuman conditions. Bloggers around the world are demanding his release.
Here is this week’s Carnival:
Transantiago: BRT (Bus Rapid Transit) en la Alameda? (in Spanish)
One summer day in Antigua, Guatemala
EU suspends $90m aid to Honduras
The chronic Mexican brain drain: Anualmente emigran cinco mil profesionistas
Los egresados optan por viajar a países como Canadá, Francia, Argentina, Chile y España, en busca de mejores oportunidades de desarrollo y mayor calidad de vida
The state of chavismo
Jaime Bayly on Chavez’s psychological warfare against Honduras (in Spanish):
This week’s posts and podcasts:
Hunter Smith talks about Honduras
Honduras: Zelaya moves his “ultimatum” to July 24
Zelaya: “I’m going back” – sometime.
BREAKING: FARC leader admits giving money to Ecuador’s Correa
Chavez: Zelaya to return to Honduras “in hours” UPDATED
Honduras: Zelaya says he’s on his way back
Honduras: Zelaya gives an ultimatum
Honduras: Curfew lifted
As you can appreciate, Zelaya’s all talk.