COHA in the Public Arena (March 2 – 8)

COHA in the Public Arena (March 2 – 8)

This week COHA Director Larry Birns had been interviewed by several national and international media outlets following the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez. Director Birns had been interviewed by:

1. The Boston Herald in an article titled, “Oil isn’t likely to dry up for charity.” Please click here to read

2.The Christian Science Monitor, in an article titled “What is Hugo Chávez’s legacy in Venezuela?” Please click here to read

3. Canadian News Network, CBC News World, in an article titled “Can Hugo Chavez’s high-stakes revolution survive his death?” and “Venezuela in a post-Chavez era.” Please click here to read

4. Fox Latino News, in an article titled “Hugo Chavez: Venezuelan President Leaves A Mixed Legacy.” Please click here to read

5. The Independent, a British Publication, in an article titled “Chavez is gone, but have we seen the last Chavista?” Please click here to read

On Thursday, March 7, Council on Hemispheric Affairs Research Fellow W. Alejandro Sanchez had been interviewed by Hispan TV , a Spanish language television network operating in the Middle East, about the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez. Please click here to watch

On Thursday, March 7, The Council on Hemispheric Affairs had been showcased in an article in the Guyana Times titled “Government committed to rooting out corruption in mining sector-Persaud.” In the article Natural Resource Minister Robert Persaud address allegation of corruption and mistreatment in Guyana mines operated by the Canadian mining companies, at a recent press conference. The article goes on to review a recent op-ed written by COHA Research Associate Kimberly Bullard and John Milesi title “Canadian Exploitation in the Mines of Guyana”. Please click here to read

On Thursday, March 7, COHA Senior Research Fellow Sean Burges was published in The Australian, in an article titled Post-Chavez test for Brazil leadership. Please click here to read

Recent Publication

On Monday, March 4, COHA Research Associates John Milesi and Kimberly Bullard article “Canadian Exploitation in the Mines Guyana” had been featured in the Kaieteur News, a Guyana news network and The Gleaner, a Jamaican newspaper. Please click here to read the article in the Kaieteur News and here for The Gleaner.

On Monday & Tuesday, March 4 & 5 COHA Research Associate Alec Lee “Responsabilidade ao proteger: Brazil’s Attempts to Reform International Order” had been featured in Peace Palace Library and Silo Breaker. Please click here to read the article in the Peace Palace Library, and here for Silo Breaker.

On Wednesday & Thursday, March 6 & 7, COHA Research Fellow W. Alejandro Sanchez article “Venezuela’s Foreign Policy Without Chávez: Is this the end of ALBA?” had been featured in the following web sites: New American Media, Please click here to read; Topix, Please click here to read; Zimbo, Please click here to read; Op-ed news, Please click here to read; Occu-World, Please click here to read; Albany Tribune, Please click here to read; Guyanese Online; Please click here to read.

On Thursday, March 7, COHA Research Fellow W. Alejandro Sanchez article “Venezuela Remembers Hugo Chávez” had been featured in Silo Breaker. Please click here to read

On Thursday, March 7, COHA Research Fellow W. Alejandro Sanchez “Council Statement: The Falkland / Malvinas Referendum – The Islanders Voice is Far From Being Trivial” had been featured in Silo breaker. Please click here to read

On Thursday & Friday, March 7 & 8, COHA Senior Research Fellow Fred Mills article “Honduran Death Squads Murder Peasants in the Bajo Aguán Valley” had been featured in Metro Latino USA and Eurasia Review. Please Click here to read the article in Metro Latino USA, and here for Eurasia Review.

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