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Michelle Bachelet Announces Candidacy

AP | EVA VERGARA | Posted 03.28.2013 | Latino Voices

SANTIAGO, Chile -- Former Chilean President Michelle Bachelet announced her candidacy in November presidential elections on Wednesday, saying she woul...

Michelle Bachelet Says So Long

AP | EDITH M. LEDERER | Posted 05.16.2013 | Latino Voices

UNITED NATIONS — Former Chilean President Michelle Bachelet, who became head of the U.N. agency promoting women's equality in July 2010, said Fr...

Can Women and Technology Save the UN Development Goals?

Daniel Hernandez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Daniel Hernandez

We're behind on our 15-year goal to reduce world poverty by half by 2015, yes. But breakthrough technologies and a focus on women's empowerment may allow us to catch up and save lives as never before.

Drug Wars: Brazil's Amazon The New Rio Grande

Eric Ehrmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Eric Ehrmann

The last thing president Lula and Brazilian democracy need is the United States on its northern border using the drug war to interfere in internal politics like it has done in the past with Mexico.

"Women, Power and Politics": How Have Women in Politics Changed the U.S. and the World?

Maria Hinojosa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Maria Hinojosa

For me, Palin's nomination raises a significant question: Is a woman candidate always a women's candidate? How would she fight for women's causes?