|Sunday, July 15, 2018
You are here: Home » Latin America

Latin America

Why are they Manipulating the Weather?

The most dangerous weapon is not nuclear, chemical or biological, it is the weather. By LUIS MIRANDA | THE REAL AGENDA | AUGUST 20, 2012 The weather is changing and the effects of such change have been felt by millions already. But this drastic change in weather is not a result of anthropogenic activity as many would have you believe. It is the result of decades of open air ...Read full article...

Bienvenido Brother Julian

Ecuador accepts Wikileaks’ founder’s request for Asylum BBC | AUGUST 16, 2012 Ecuador has granted asylum to Wikileaks founder Julian Assange two months after he took refuge in its London embassy while fighting extradition from the UK. It said there were fears Mr Assange’s human rights might be violated. Foreign minister Ricardo Patino accused the UK of making an “open threat” to enter its embassy to arrest Mr Assange. ...Read full article...

We are all Jason Bourne now

By LUIS MIRANDA | THE REAL AGENDA | AUGUST 14, 2012 Have you felt as if someone was watching you? But then you look around and everyone is minding their own business. Who is it, you ask. Well, the question you should be asking is what is it? And the answer is Trapwire. That’s right. We are all Jason Bourne now. Last week, Wikileaks published dozens of emails from ...Read full article...

Google search tool tracks emails from Gmail users

Meanwhile, Facebook promises more respect for user privacy. By LUIS MIRANDA | THE REAL AGENDA | AUGUST 13, 2012 “We want our results to be truly universal,” says the company. The technology company Google has announced on his blog the launch in test mode of a system to incorporate the contents of user emails in the results generated by its popular search engine. This service is part of Google’s ...Read full article...

Europe: From the Subprime to the Breakdown

By LUIS MIRANDA | THE REAL AGENDA | AUGUST 10, 2012 The storm that began in the U.S. five years ago, swept governments, banks and mortgage financiers. The outbreak of the subprime mortgage crisis in the U.S. arrives to its fifth year with a legacy that includes a global economic crisis that seems endless: the almost certain breakdown of the euro, and in the case of Greece, Spain, and ...Read full article...

Money Drifts to Square for iPad, iPhone and Android users

Starbucks Coffee Shops will allow Apple customer to pay using their devices. By LUIS MIRANDA | THE REAL AGENDA | AUGUST 9, 2012 The network of cafés has decided to invest $ 25 million in the revolutionary payment system that focuses on mobile devices. Starbucks will use Square at its 7,000 stores in the United States, and will add more services that the company offers. With this, Jack Dorsey ...Read full article...

Pfizer Settles Bribery case and will pay $ 60 million in fines

By LUIS MIRANDA | THE REAL AGENDA | AUGUST 8, 2012 Another bribery case has been settled by a pharmaceutical giant. This time it was Pfizer’s turn to admit to buying off doctors, regulators and other government officials in countries like Russia, Bulgaria, Croatia, Kazakhstan, Serbia, Czech Republic, China and Italy. Please note that these cases are the ones where authorities  found irregularities in Pfizer’s behavior, although there are ...Read full article...

Antarctica was once a Green Rainforest, scientists report

By LUIS MIRANDA | THE REAL AGENDA | AUGUST 3, 2012 One point with which climate alarmists always struggle with, is understanding, explaining or accepting how climate patterns occur throughout centuries or millenia, and how those patterns have little to do with the insignificant influence of human activity. Several examples come to mind when trying to explain how climate has always been changing, without human help. London was once ...Read full article...

Russia now has Nuclear Missiles in Cuba

By PAUL J. WATSON | INFOWARS.com | AUGUST 2, 2012 A report out of Pravda quotes President Vladimir Putin as saying that Russia has moved strategic nuclear missiles to Cuba in response to the United States’ continuing efforts to encircle Russia in Eastern Europe. The article, written by Lyuba Lulko, explains how Russia is reviving its military operations in Vietnam, Cuba and the Seychelles. In October 2001, President Vladimir ...Read full article...

Mercosur Opens the Doors to Socialism

The MERCOSUR alliance officially welcomed Venezuela as a permanent member. By ALONSO SOTO | REUTERS | AUGUST 1, 2012 On his first foreign trip since undergoing cancer treatment in Cuba earlier this year, Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez hailed his country’s welcome by fellow South American leaders into a troubled regional trade bloc on Tuesday. Ignoring criticism that Venezuela’s entry could eventually cause greater dysfunction among the Mercosur trade bloc’s ...Read full article...

Congressional Report Blames Five ATF Officials for Fast & Furious

By RICHARD SERRANO | LA TIMES | JULY 31, 2012 Republican congressional investigators have concluded that five senior ATF officials — from the special agent-in-charge of the Phoenix field office to the top man in the bureau’s Washington headquarters — are collectively responsible for the failed Fast and Furious gun-tracking operation that was “marred by missteps, poor judgments and inherently reckless strategy.” The investigators, in a final report likely to ...Read full article...

CIA “Manages” Drug Trade, Mexican Official Says

By ALEX NEWMAN | THE NEW AMERICAN | JULY 29, 2012 The Central Intelligence Agency’s involvement in drug trafficking is back in the media spotlight after a spokesman for the violence-plagued Mexican state of Chihuahua became the latest high-profile individual to accuse the CIA, which has been linked to narcotics trafficking for decades, of ongoing efforts to “manage the drug trade.” The infamous American spy agency refused to comment. ...Read full article...

Russia Negotiating with Cuba to Open Naval Base

REUTERS | JULY 27, 2012 Russia hopes to establish its first naval base abroad since the 1991 collapse of the Soviet Union and is looking at Cuba, Vietnam and the Seychelles as possible locations, state-run RIA news agency quoted the navy chief as saying on Friday. Russia has been increasing the reach of its navy in recent years, sending warships further afield as part of an effort to restore ...Read full article...

New Bio Hazard ‘Hot Spot’ in Latin America

By LUIS MIRANDA | THE REAL AGENDA | JULY 27, 2012 No one can ever be too cautious when dealing with a bio threat, and there is not such a thing as an absolutely safe facility when dealing with dangerous pathogens. The fact that a laboratory is built and given a certain safety level in order to authorize it as a locale that is fitted to receive and analyze ...Read full article...

UN Arms Trade Treaty Text Confirms Call to Ban Legal Possession of Firearms

By LUIS MIRANDA | THE REAL AGENDA | JULY 26, 2012 As The Real Agenda informed readers last July 20, the United Nations is continuously seeking for ways to destroy individual rights. One of the most important of those rights is the one that allows people to own and bear arms. This right is different in every country, but in the eyes of the UN, such a right is ...Read full article...