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To understand the possible consequences of US President Donald Trump's constant denunciations of the press, one need look no further than Ecuador, where former President Rafael Correa's government attacked the news media for years. During his 2007-2017 presidency, Correa implemented a raft of ...
Global community, not global market: Rafael Correa and Jose Mujica discuss perils of globalization ... Ex-Ecuador President Rafael Correa discussed with his Uruguayan counterpart Jose Mujica how globalization may become less damaging and more benefitting to humanity in general as opposed to rich ...

The episode has raised alarms over the state of press freedom and safety in Ecuador, which witnessed a decade of media restrictions and intimidation under the government of former President Rafael Correa. In an email interview, Natalie Southwick, an Americas research associate for the Committee ... Murders
Former Ecuador president Rafael Correa and ex-Argentine leader Cristina Kircher sat down on RT's Conversation with Correa talk show to discuss neoliberalism's mistakes of the past and its modern-day resurgence. Twice president of Argentina, Kirchner believes that a new wave of neoliberalism is ... Murders
Rafael Correa during his presidential campaign in Guayaquil, Ecuador. November 26 ... Ecuador's Comptroller office suggested that former President Rafael Correa was responsible for mismanagement of the national debt between 2012 and 2017, calling for a criminal sentence and administrative fines. Murders
Rafael Correa interviews Cristina Kirchner on RT. Published time: 5 ... Two signature figures of Latin America's Pink Tide, former Ecuador President Rafael Correa and Argentina's ex-leader, Cristina Kirchner, speak about their time in government, and analyze why the right was able to make a comeback. Murders

Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva made his comments during an interview with former Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa. Former President of Ecuador Rafael Correa interviewed former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Thursday, the two progressive leaders debating the ... Murders
Montevideo, Mar, 22 (Prensa Latina) Former Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa assured that Latin America has democracies influenced by the media, which are more important than political parties. In an interview with the newspaper La Republica, the ex-president reflected about the right-wing strategy to use the media ... Murders
Buenos Aires, Mar 22 (Prensa Latina) Former Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa will receive the title of Doctor Honoris Causa tomorrow, which will be awarded by the Metropolitan University for Education and Labor (UMET) in honor of his political career. When founding the proposal, the house of high studies recognized ... Murders
The spurious legal processes against Dilma Rousseff and Lula da Silva in Brazil, against Milagro Sala and Cristina Fernandez in Argentina, against Jorge Glas and, no doubt very soon, Rafael Correa in Ecuador are all based on the same faithless virtual association and complete disregard for factual ... Murders
Ecuador improved from a 'hybrid regime' to a 'flawed democracy' after the new president Lenin Moreno reformed some of his predecessor Rafael Correa's repressive measures. Moreno plans on overhauling the controversial communications law that limited press freedom, and announced a recently held ... Murders
The Yasuni-ITT Initiative was approved in 2007 by President Rafael Correa in response to a collective struggle from below that aimed to keep oil under the ground of the Yasuni National Park – home to the Ishpingo, Tambococha and Tiputini tribes (ITT). When oil was found in the ITT block, it was estimated ... Murders
In an interview with RT Spanish's “Conversation with Correa” host and Ecuador's former President Rafael Correa, renowned American philosopher and political scientist Noam Chomsky argued that US President Donald Trump's claims that he is making America greater, stronger and more powerful have ... Murders
Ecuadorians voted by a landslide to limit presidents to two terms in a nationwide referendum that delivered a blow to the former president Rafael Correa's hopes of returning to power. Results from Sunday's balloting showed voters approved by an almost two-to-one margin a measure reinstating the term ... Murders
Rafael Correa has blamed the Ecuadorean press for being an accomplice to widespread manipulation and misinformation in the country. ... and other foreign actors are inconsistent in their approach to dealing with various Latin American countries according to former Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa. Murders
Ecuadorians voted by a landslide to limit presidents to two terms in a nationwide referendum that delivered a blow to the former president Rafael Correa's hopes of returning to power. Results from Sunday's balloting showed voters approved by an almost two-to-one margin a measure reinstating the term ... Murders
Ecuador's former president Rafael Correa leads a rally on Monday in Rumicucho, Ecuador, against an upcoming constitutional referendum. Photograph: Dolores Ochoa/AP. When Ecuadorians vote this weekend on barring former president Rafael Correa from re-election, they will also be choosing whether ... Murders

Ecuadoreans this weekend — including those in South Florida — are expected to do something that would have been unthinkable just a year ago: End the political career of Rafael Correa, the socialist firebrand who led the nation for a decade and was once considered the region's most popular president. Murders
Correa's life was reportedly threatened by violent opposition members who surrounded a radio station where he was being interviewed. Ecuador's former president Rafael Correa has denounced an attack carried out on his motorcade and a building where he was being interviewed in Quininde, a city in the ... Murders
On February 4, Ecuadorans will vote on whether to reinstate term limits—and keep Rafael Correa from returning to the presidency. ... The debate is the focal point of a bitter feud between the former President Rafael Correa—who has all but declared he wants to run for a fourth term in 2021—and his ... Murders
Former leftist President Rafael Correa — who had said Assange was a “journalist” — granted him asylum in 2012 to avoid extradition to Sweden over rape allegations. The Andean country's new government, however, has said it is concerned over Assange's “complicated” situation. President Lenin Moreno ... Murders
Ecuador's comptroller's office on Monday announced it will open an audit of debt contracted in the last five years of the government of former President Rafael Correa to determine the legality of the operations and the use of the funds. The move follows a report by the comptroller's office revealing that some ... Murders
The decision was made after Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno said Glas is no longer in a position to remain as vice-president, per the Constitution. Meanwhile, former Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa has returned from Belgium to condemn Moreno's decision to hold a February 4 referendum as ... Murders
Ecuador's ex-president Rafael Correa on Saturday kicked off his battle for the support of the ruling party faithful, against President Lenin Moreno. Correa, who preceded Moreno in office, retired to his wife's native Belgium only to return initially in late November to battle Moreno for control of the PAIS party. Murders
Ex-president Rafael Correa returned to Ecuador from Belgium on Friday to lead the campaign against a referendum called by the government effectively to prevent his re-election. Videos posted on Twitter showed an ebullient Correa addressing cheering supporters from atop an open truck at the head of a ... Murders
05 de enero de 2018, 09:17Quito, Jan 5 (Prensa Latina) Former President Rafael Correa returned to Ecuador today to lead the campaign for NO in the popular referendum that will take place on February 4. Correa arrived at dawn in the city of Guayaquil from Belgium, where he has resided with his wife ... Murders
Ecuador's former president Rafael Correa is expected to arrive tonight to lead the campaign against three points of the referendum that will take place on February 4. Correa announced his plan in an interview last Tuesday, during which he declared that he would return to say 'No' to the referendum with the ... Murders
“These people want to end with the division of power, they want to end democracy," stated the ex-president. Rafael Correa, the former president of Ecuador, announced in a radio interview, that he would return to the country next Thursday, to support the campaign against next month's referendum. Murders
Honduras and Rafael Correa in the Periphery of the SICA Summit ... Latina) The Summit of the Central American Integration System (SICA) will be remembered here for hiding the crisis in Honduras behind a vague reference in the final declaration, and by the presence of former Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa. Murders
Glas detractors are urging the National Assembly to give way to a request by right-wing CREO legislators to initiate an impeachment process against Glas. After the National Court sentenced suspended Ecuadorean VP to 6 years in prison, Rafael Correa affirmed via Twitter that "they" have succeeded in ... Murders
Ecuador's coastal city of Esmeraldas is hosting the PAIS Alliance's 7th National Convention, which will be chaired by the left-wing coalition movement's founder and former Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa. RELATED: Rafael Correa: Lenin Moreno is a 'Wolf in Sheep's Clothing' who was 'With the ... Murders
Quito, Nov 30 (Prensa Latina) Former President, Rafael Correa, has insisted today on the importance of unity to defend the achievements of the Citizens'' Revolution and the principles followed by the governing Alianza PAIS Movement. The former president said this statement during several meetings held ... Murders
For former Ecuador president Rafael Correa, the future of his fractured PAIS Alliance hangs in the balance, just six months after the leftist movement won its fourth presidential election in a row. The public rift between Correa and his successor Lenin Moreno has escalated dramatically, and now Correa is ... Murders
Former Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa speaks to supporters a few days after returning to his native country, from his political party's headquarters in Quito, Ecuador, Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017. Correa lives in Belgium where his wife is from, and has repeatedly said that he would only come out of political ... Murders
Hundreds gathered in the city of Guayaquil's airport to welcome the former leader amid a crisis of leadership in the country. Former president of Ecuador, Rafael Correa, arrived back in the country for the first time since giving up his post in April, to defend the gains of his decade-long Citizen's Revolution. Murders
“This betrayal has shown how weak the country still is and how easy they can take us back to the past,” Correa said. Former Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa plans on returning to his home country Friday, Nov. 24, to defend the gains of his 10-year Citizens Revolution. RELATED: Ecuador VP Taken to ... Murders
In this Saturday, Nov. 18. 2017 photo, former Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa gestures, during an interview with The Associated Press in Madrid, Spain. Correa called on his successor Lenin Moreno to explain to his country why he met with the former campaign chairman for U.S. President Donald ... Murders
IN FEBRUARY Rafael Correa, Ecuador's then-president, compared the country's run-off election to the battle of Stalingrad. “We are going to ... Murders
“Siempre se puede confiar en los traidores, no cambian nunca”, dijo el expresidente ecuatoriano Rafael Correa en una entrevista para W ... Murders
Former President of Ecuador, Rafael Correa, denounced his Alianza Pais successor Lenin Moreno as a “wolf in sheep's clothing,” and ... Murders
... also urged supporters to continue fighting to defend the legacy of former President Rafael Correa, who both he and Moreno loyally served. Murders
(Flickr) Ecuadorian newspaper El Diario Expreso revealed that President Rafael Correa gathered data and kept files on political adversaries ... Murders
After becoming president in January 2007, Rafael Correa set out on a series of reforms, which his supporters laud as a clear example of ... Murders
28 de noviembre de 2017, 16:16Quito, Nov 28 (Prensa Latina) Former President of Ecuador Rafael Correa expressed his willingness to testify in the trial held against constitutional Vice President of the Republic Jorge Glas for illicit association in the Odebrecht corruption case. 'Of course! I will always ... Murders
"From this crisis, we will return to the roots, to the streets, to the people. We will return to those convinced militants,” Correa said. Former Ecuadorean President, Rafael Correa, has warned of a “counterrevolution” brewing within the coalition PAIS Alliance. RELATED: Ex-Pres. Correa to Return to Ecuador ... Murders
Unlike his predecessor Rafael Correa, President Lenin Moreno has, since taking office in May 2017, publicly endorsed respect for free speech ... Murders
... Minister (2011-2013) and Minister of Economy and Finance (2011-2012) Mario Monti and Ecuador's president Rafael Correa (2007-2017). Murders
... Moreno for insinuating he will eliminate the Communication Law, which was created during the former government of Rafael Correa. Murders
Lenin Moreno spy camera Ecuadorean president Lenin Moreno celebrates alongside Rafael Correa (L) who he accuses of planting the spy ... Murders
FILE - In this May 24, 2017 file photo, incoming President Lenin Moreno, right, raises his hand with outgoing President Rafael Correa, during ... Murders


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