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New Evidence Ties the Vice President of Ecuador to the Odebrecht Scandal

Recent audio evidence revealed by the IDL-Reporteros implicates Vice President of Ecuador Jorge Glas in the massive Odebrecht corruption scandal. Jorge Glas was first elected Vice President in 2013 under President Rafael Correa and again in 2017 under President Lenin Moreno. 598 more words

Domestic Politics

Published work for the Brazilian Congress

During 2015, I worked at the Brazilian Congress – more specifically at the Work Commission (identified as CTASP – Comissão de Trabalho, de Administração e Serviço Público, in Portuguese), presided by Congressman Benjamin Maranhão. 158 more words

DC Photographer

New National Police Law Approved By National Congress

Earlier today the National Congress of Honduras completely green-lit the new law concerning the country’s national police. Prior to approval of the law 2 of the 3 sections of the law that had been suspended were eliminated at the suggestion of the special commission.  207 more words

NACCHO Press Release : Aboriginal Health #18C and #Racism : Proposed changes to #18C will throw Reconciliation out the window

It is so disappointing that after all the talk in Canberra in February and the goodwill that was generated, the Government is sending such a poor message to Aboriginal people about acceptance in our own country, 3,419 more words

Aboriginal Health In The News

Photo of the Week 2016 #44

This is the National Congress of Brazil, located in its capital Brasília. Audrey, Sophie’s cousin Artur and I went inside and took the tour of the complex. 87 more words

Photo Of The Week 2016