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Harry Cassin
Publisher and Editor

Andy Spalding
Senior Editor

Jessica Tillipman
Senior Editor

Bill Steinman
Senior Editor

Richard L. Cassin
Editor at Large

Elizabeth K. Spahn
Editor Emeritus

Cody Worthington
Contributing Editor

Julie DiMauro
Contributing Editor

Thomas Fox
Contributing Editor

Marc Alain Bohn
Contributing Editor

Bill Waite
Contributing Editor

Shruti J. Shah
Contributing Editor

Russell A. Stamets
Contributing Editor

Richard Bistrong
Contributing Editor

Eric Carlson
Contributing Editor

Hondutel manager acquitted in LatiNode case

Former Honduran Telecom Managing Director Marcelo Chimirri has been acquitted by the Honduras Supreme Court of charges of bribery, fraud and abuse of authority.

Chimirri, a nephew of deposed president Manuel Zelaya, was involved in the LatiNode case.… Continue Reading

Fallout in Mexico from Walmart allegations

Sergio Raul Arroyo Garcia, director of the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH), has been summoned for questioning by the Congress’ Permanent Commission.

The Commission wants to hear about alleged bribes by Walmart de Mexico to open stores near Teotihuacan, and the possible damage this might have caused to UNESCO World Heritage pre-Hispanic monuments.… Continue Reading

Mexican labor reform leaves aside union transparency

Mexico’s current president, Felipe Calderón, will leave office on December 1, 2012. Photo courtesty of WikipediaLast week Mexico’s Lower House approved what may be a final legislative initiative by outgoing president Felipe Calderon.… Continue Reading

Corruption video stars in Venezuelan election

Venezuela President Hugo Chavez (Photo courtesy of Wikipedia)In the run-up to Venezuela’s presidential election, opposition candidate Henrique Capriles’ aid and a National Assembly deputy, Juan Carlos Caldera, had to step down after a video was released showing him taking $9,300 from a blurry figure.… Continue Reading