Pamela Anderson calls on France to be Assange’s new refuge

American actress Pamela Anderson, who is romantically linked to WikiLeaks founder and asylee of Ecuador Julian Assange, yesterday asked the French authorities to grant asylum to the Australian hacker, refugee since 2012 at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London.   “Julian exposed...

Protests take over the streets of American countries

Thousands of people have taken the avenues of at least nine American countries in the last four weeks. From solid democracies like the United States to failed ones like Venezuela, the vision is the same. Their motives are as varied as the results: to demand changes in Chilean...

Leopoldo López: “Do not let the Venezuelan dictatorship be an example.”

Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo López, Lilian Tintori’s husband, sent a message to Ecuadorians from the Ramo Verde military prison, where he has remained as a political prisoner of the regime of Nicolas Maduro for three years. “With profound respect for the...

After being expelled, Tintori asks to finish with the Ecuadorian “dictatorship” in the polls

Lilian Tintori, the wife of the imprisoned Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo López, urged Ecuadorians today to end the “dictatorship” of President Rafael Correa in the next elections, after arriving in the United States. She was expelled from the Andean country....

The CIA accuses WikiLeaks of aiding US enemies.

Wednesday the CIA accused WikiLeaks of helping US foes by revealing the methods it uses to convert Apple’s iPhone or Samsung’s smart TVs into spy systems. “The American society must be gravely concerned at any WikiLeaks revelation designed to damage the ability...

The technology provides tools to fight gender violence

Bolivian Carmiña Santamaria, along with a team of experts in new technologies -among them Ecuadorian Carlos Villavicencio- created Kwema, a bracelet that activates an alarm system when the user is in trouble. Globally, one in three women has experienced physical or sexual...

Lonesome George’s body is displayed and declared cultural heritage of humanity

  The Hope Symbol Hall was inaugurated yesterday at Santa Cruz, in the Galapagos Islands whose new guest is Lonesome George. The dissected body of the emblematic turtle was unveiled yesterday after almost a week of its arrival from New York, where it remained and was...

Volunteer lawyers help migrants at US airports

Last Friday, US President Donald Trump issued a decree on immigration leaving Muslim refugees in a legal limbo. A restaurant at the John F. Kennedy International Airport became an advisory center where dozens of volunteer attorneys, translators, and others tried to find and free...