• CURRENT COSTA RICA COVID TOTALS

    Confirmed 183,242, Deaths 2,401, Recovered 140,573

  • CURRENT COSTA RICA COVID TOTALS

    Confirmed 183,242, Deaths 2,401, Recovered 140,573

After public criticism, Costa Rican gov. repeals decree that created department with access to ‘confidential’ information
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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After public criticism, Costa Rican gov. repeals decree that created department with access to ‘confidential’ information

The Tico Times - February 21, 2020

The Costa Rican government repealed a decree that had created a Data Analysis Unit, after public criticism questioned its purpose and scope. Casa Presidencial announced Friday afternoon…

What happened to the 15 people the Internet hated most in 2015?
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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What happened to the 15 people the Internet hated most in 2015?

Caitlin Dewey | The Washington Post - December 28, 2015

Slate may have declared 2014 "the year of outrage," but if you thought online discourse would mellow from that point - well, you were wildly mistaken. Scarcely…

Violence against women in the age of new technology
Crime
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Crime
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Violence against women in the age of new technology

Fabiola Pomareda - November 24, 2014

I wrote you on WhatsApp and you didn’t answer, even though I saw you were online. What are you doing, who are you with? Are you really…

You can fight the NSA by ‘resetting the Net’
Business
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Business
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You can fight the NSA by ‘resetting the Net’

Lily Hay Newman | Slate - June 6, 2014

NEW YORK – It's been a year since the first documents leaked by Edward Snowden began showing up in the Guardian and the Washington Post. The surveillance…

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Costa Rica’s Chinchilla says NSA spying has been a ‘blow to U.S. credibility’

The Tico Times - October 29, 2013

Costa Rican President Laura Chinchilla said that the U.S. National Security Agency spying scandal has been a “strong blow to the United States’ credibility and its democratic…