Recently, I've been tuned off by the tawdry Tiger Woods sex scandal; however, that changed when Fox commentator Brit Hume sanctimoniously put down Buddhism a few days ago.
It's easy to romanticize South America as being in the throes of dramatic political upheaval. The reality is that social movements, with the exception of Bolivia, are not powerful enough to change the fundamental structures of society.
Al-Jazeera has always proven to be a thorn in the side of the U.S. military. Now, Washington must also contend with rising star, Telesur.