COHA in the Public Arena: May 7 to May 17

Interviews

On Monday, May 13, COHA Director Larry Birns was interviewed by Voice of Russia on the recent developments regarding the Rios Montt genocide trial in Guatemala. To listen to full interview, please click here.

 

Article Citations

On Monday, May 13, COHA Senior Research Fellow Frederick B. Mills’s article entitled, “Rios Montt Convicted of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity: A Victory for Accountability and Justice in Guatemala,” was republished by the Eurasia Review and I4U News. Please click here to read the article.

On Monday, May 13, COHA Senior Research Fellow Frederick B. Mills’s article entitled, “Rios Montt Convicted of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity: A Victory for Accountability and Justice in Guatemala,” was republished on the website Rights Action. Please click here to read the article.


COHA Senior Research Fellow Dr. Sean Burges is published a paper entitled “Brazil as a Bridge Between Old and New Powers?” as part of an issue in the journal International Affairs focusing on rising powers in the world order. For an electronic copy of the paper, contact Dr. Burges at sean.burges@anu.edu.au. Full citation for Burges’s paper: Sean W. Burges International Affairs 89 (3) (May, 2013): 577–594.

On Thursday, May 16, COHA Senior Research Fellow Dr. Ronn Pineo’s article entitled, “The Propaganda War,” was republished by the Albany Tribune. Please click here to read the article.

 

On Tuesday, May 14, COHA Research Fellow W. Alejandro Sánchez contributed a commentary, “Should Washington Recognize Maduro’s Presidency,” to the website Voxxi. Please click here to read the article.

On Thursday, May 16, COHA Research Fellow W. Alejandro Sánchez contributed a commentary, “Carlos The Jackal Should Not Be Free,” to the website Voxxi. Please click here to read the article.

 

On Thursday, May 6, COHA Research Associate Pamela F. Izaguirre’s article, “Immigration Hearts Could Be Shattered by Washington Breaking Their Dreams,” by republished I4U News and Eurasia Review. Please click here to read the article.

On Thursday, May 6, COHA Research Associate Pamela F. Izaguirre’s article, “Immigration Hearts Could Be Shattered by Washington Breaking Their Dreams,” by republished Albany Tribune. Please click here to read the article.

 

On Monday, May 13, a reporter for The Hindu quoted former COHA Research Associate Natalia Cote-Muñoz’s 2011 article, “Tradition Trumps the Treaty Bolivia Repeals its Ban on Coca.” (Please click here to read the article)  The Hindu said:

At the time, a report based on a U.S. study sought the coca leaf’s inclusion in the list, despite the Council on Hemispheric Affairs´s underscoring the shoddy underlying analysis and final conclusions based on “poor methodology, racist connotations, and cultural insensitivity.” Please click here to read the article.

 

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