For Isa I met her on my Day 1 at work We shared a lunch and a brunch and some other creamy stuff. She asked me- "what does it mean that long word, your full name?" I said it means something beautiful just like the smile on your face- bountiful and though I'm tall but … Continue reading What a Fit
Latin America's Nuclei-Extended Families. In the 1980s, childbirth in the about 20 countries known as Latin America was in its large quantities. Families were closely knit as they still are today and the nuclear family is not very far from it's extended roots. Most of South America therefore had more than 20% of their population … Continue reading Abuelita
US President Donald Trump recently played host to Colombian President Juan M. Santos. Fiyin examines the political cloud over Santos and the May 18 meeting with Trump. Juan Manuel Santos and Donald Trump may have diverging political interests but they do have one thing in common- they were both born into wealthy families. While the … Continue reading Is Santos a Saint?
Quality Education for Fragile Ecuador I bet this is your dream life- wake up in the morning, open your eyes to the rising of the sun, have breakfast with the soothing breeze on the beaches of the Pacific; take a flight or a bus and mount the lofty mountains of the Andes just in time … Continue reading Resilience, Quality & Knowledge in Diversity:
The concept of time in Latin America Let’s go on another of our journeys into the land of all imaginations. You are part of a precious endangered tribe in the Amazon rainforest. The jungle is to you as the egg to a chicken. It is your placenta- your lifeline, your bond to mother nature- the … Continue reading Ahorita: Now, Later or Never!