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Threats against independent journalists in Nicaragua continue
Daniel Ortega
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Daniel Ortega
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Threats against independent journalists in Nicaragua continue

La Prensa / Elizabeth Romero - August 16, 2018

Juan Carlos Arce, a lawyer for the Nicaraguan Center for Human Rights, (CENIDH), says social media sites are the most common vehicle to intimidate independent journalists during…

The Tico Times partners with La Prensa to bring more coverage from Nicaragua
La Prensa
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La Prensa
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The Tico Times partners with La Prensa to bring more coverage from Nicaragua

The Tico Times - July 25, 2018

Information is another weapon in Nicaragua. It’s not the lack of it that’s dangerous, it’s the manipulation. The violence and unrest in Nicaragua is easy to see,…

The Tico Times at 62: Finding new ways to serve and celebrate Costa Rica
The Tico Times
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The Tico Times
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The Tico Times at 62: Finding new ways to serve and celebrate Costa Rica

The Tico Times - April 26, 2018

The Tico Times has been telling Costa Rica’s stories to the world since 1956 – and in the past few months, it has returned to its roots…

There was a problem at the polls in Costa Rica – and I was part of it
Journalism
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Journalism
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There was a problem at the polls in Costa Rica – and I was part of it

Alexander Villegas - April 5, 2018

There was a problem at the polls this Sunday that didn’t get coverage from the press, and that’s because the press was the problem. I was part…

Dear Jonathan Harris: How The Tico Times shaped my life
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En paz descanse
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Dear Jonathan Harris: How The Tico Times shaped my life

The Tico Times - August 3, 2017

It’s August 2014: I'm two months out of high school, only 18 years old, with no idea of what I want to study and what I’ll do…

Women leaders who’ve inspired us this year – and their secret powers
International Women's Day
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International Women's Day
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Women leaders who’ve inspired us this year – and their secret powers

The Tico Times - March 8, 2017

Today is International Women’s Day, a day on which we call for respect for women's rights and celebrate women’s continual efforts to improve our world. At a…

A message to women: ‘Don’t be the one clipping your own wings’
Journalism
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Journalism
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A message to women: ‘Don’t be the one clipping your own wings’

The Tico Times - March 6, 2017

Step one if you want to interview Mariana Santos? Figure out where in the world she is. And no, following her on Facebook won’t help much. As…

At 60, The Tico Times celebrates tradition — and reinvention
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happy birthday tico times
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At 60, The Tico Times celebrates tradition — and reinvention

The Tico Times - May 18, 2016

[caption id="attachment_93725" align="alignright" width="212"] The Tico Times[/caption] Of all the stories The Tico Times has reported in its six decades of publication, one of the most remarkable is…

The Tico Times Circulation Department and a lost newspaper way of life
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happy birthday tico times
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The Tico Times Circulation Department and a lost newspaper way of life

Dery Dyer - May 18, 2016

We are proud to share this reflection from our former Editor and Publisher Dery Dyer, daughter of Tico Times Founder Elisabeth Dyer and Publisher Richard Dyer, as…

Costa Rica lacks a freedom of information law but still ranks high in press freedom
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica lacks a freedom of information law but still ranks high in press freedom

The Tico Times - May 3, 2016

Costa Rica doesn’t have a freedom of information law but that hasn’t kept the country from achieving the highest rank in the Americas for press freedom, according…