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As western media concentrates on the US firearms debate, Panama offers an also telling case study. Photo (c) Ailana Navarez ; Pulsamerica 2016 ft. ex-Deputy Yassir Purcait ; Balboa Gun Club

PANAMA: Plata, Plomo y la Politica: Fighting the War on Firearms and Corruption

Economic crisis brings history changing implications. Each country handles insecurity, political tensions, and corruption distinctly. Survival is of mutual interest. When it comes to survivalist crisis management, Panama is a…



Disproportionate benefits for multinationals are leaving Brazil's most vulnerable in a crisis set to outlive the Olympic flame.

EDITOR’S NOTES: Rio After the 2016 Rio Olympics

The State of Rio de Janeiro is hosting more than just the Olympics. It also hosts a tangible portion of Brazil’s unemployed. In fact, disproportionate benefits for multinationals are leaving Brazil’s…


South American football chiefs have put pressure on UEFA to hold a one-of match between the winners of the Copa America Centenario, Chile, and Portugal – winners of Euro 2016. Photo (c) Getty Images 2016

SPORTS: Copa America Winners Chile to Play Portugal in New Proposal

South American football chiefs have put pressure on UEFA to hold a one-of match between the winners of the Copa America Centenario, Chile, and Portugal – winners of Euro 2016….





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Time to return to the Samba Football

Fifty years later, football returns to its paradise, Brazil, where the spirit of “joga bonito” immerses in every inch of its soil and the national sport constitutes the source of…


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Chile: World Cup fever

Much has been written recently about the cost of the World Cup or corruption in FIFA. In the midst of this it is easy to lose sight of the euphoria…


Cafu holds aloft the 2002 World Cup in Japan.

Sport: Latin American World Cup Guide

As the World Cup kicks off this week in Brazil, Pulsamerica examines the chances of the Latin American teams participating in the tournament this year Cafu holds aloft the 2002…


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Brazil: Falling out with football

  There’s rich, there’s chemistry-teacher-turned-drug-dealer rich, and just below that, there’s sports star rich. The national team’s great hope, twenty-two year old Neymar Júnior, earns 7,000,000 euros a year, which…








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Sport: World Cup Qualifiers

World Cup Qualifiers; Bolivia hosts Tour of Cochabamba; Argentina through to Americas Rugby Championship final. World Cup Qualifiers Mexico, Costa Rica, Honduras and Panama have all booked their places in the…