Public ethics: the conflict of interests, under the carpet

I do not know any code of behavior, ethics and / or conduct that lacks a section called “conflict of interest”, and it is not chance. If there is a problem that can harm an organization is the personal interest of any of its members over the entity. And when I write “some” they could […]

How much does nature endure?

Argentina was a whaling country, a wolfhound and will now be a “guanaco hunter”. Using bugs and forests to move the human economic wheel is an old idea. Between the eighteenth and mid-twentieth centuries, boats loaded with hands, sticks and harpoons descended from the north, towards the southern seas; They came back up with furs […]

Peninsula Valdes in Argentine Patagonia – Killer whales Season

Killer whales is a beautiful spectacle in the province of Chubut and is already in full swing the first season of the year. In patagonia are 2 seasons of killer whales throughout the year; One between March and April in Punta Norte and the other between October and November in Caleta Valdés.   Killer whales […]

Odebrecht, an earthquake for Peru

The scandal erupted when the confessions of officials of the Brazilian construction company were known about the bribes paid by the company to several peruvian government officials. There are doubts about the results of the research. An earthquake with epicenter in Brazil threatens to have catastrophic effects for the discredited peruvian political class. An earthquake […]

Without education increases poverty

There are different numbers on poverty in my country, Argentina. Unfortunately officers prepared by the INDEC lack credibility in our population. Argentina Catholic University (Social Debt Observatory Argentina) has been preparing periodically since several years ago statistical reports that are reliable for methodological objectivity. In the latest report by the ACU is quantified by 28.7 […]

Christmas in Argentina: Politic tension

Throughout the day there was looting in cities across the country. There was also looting trucks carrying goods. Two dead as a result of the looting supermarkets in the city of Rosario. Pictures can remind us to 2001. But in my opinion this is organized, at least at first. The facts of the city of […]

Buenos Aires under a toxic cloud

The toxic cloud that covered Buenos Aires was caused by the spill of a pesticide container with solid carbon based at the Port of Buenos Aires, Terminal 4. The pesticide smoke filled the City of Buenos Aires buildings were evacuated, flights delayed and interrupted several train lines. As he told reporters Safety Secretary Sergio Berni, […]

Photography of Iguazu Falls

Iguazu Falls, in Iguazu River, are one of the world’s largest waterfalls. They extend over 2,700 m (nearly 2 miles)  in a semi-circular shape.  Of the 275 falls that collectively make up Iguassu Falls, “Devil’s Throat” is the tallest at 80 m in height. Iguazu Falls are on the border between the Brazilian state of […]

Argentina and the vulture funds

I suspect that many Commentator readers are going about their business without paying much attention to battles in the New York courts over Argentina’s sovereign debt. When governments cannot raise enough money from taxes to pay for their various schemes, they borrow it on local or international markets. Thus the fascinating question for foreign lenders: will this […]