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Al Giordano

Opening Statement, April 18, 2000
¡Bienvenidos en Español!
Bem Vindos em Português!

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Toward Drug Legalization

Photo: D.R. 2002 Maria Botey

A Conversation with Gustavo de Greiff

By Maria Botey Pascual
Por Esto!

en español... Hacia una legalización de las drogas

November 14, 2002

Authentic Journalism Review Volume I, Issue 1:

The "New York Media Elite" Shoots at Narco News - and Misses

By Al Giordano

November 13, 2002

Part II of the series on Venezuela and Democracy:

Drug Czar Favors Treatment, not Prison

VP: Plan Colombia “a total failure”

By Ron Smith
Special to The Narco News Bulletin

November 13, 2002

Donate a Laptop to an Authentic Journalist

Make sure our students are well armed!

By Al Giordano

en español... Dona una laptop a un periodista auténtico

November 10, 2002

A Call for Drug War Democracy

Colombians Want Same Referendum Rights as U.S. Citizens

By José Cuesta

November 6, 2002

Ethan Nadelmann in Mexico:

"A Guerrilla Struggle to End the Drug War"

By Dan Feder
Special to the Narco News Bulletin

en español... “Una guerrilla lucha para terminar la Guerra contra las Drogas”

November 3, 2002

Court Slams Laredo National Bank

October 25th Court Report Protects Defendant Donald Schulz

By Al Giordano

November 1, 2002

Lucio Running Away With Ecuador Election!

Latest poll: Gutiérrez 52%, Noboa 22%


October 31, 2002

Here Comes Lucio!

Ecuador's Indigenous Voted Gutiérrez in Sunday Prez Election


October 21, 2002

Immediate History: Lula Wins!

Perspectives on the Workers' Party Victory in Brazil

Zero and Blast-Off: The Lula Era Begins

Brazil Countdown - Fifth and Final Part

By Luis A. Gómez
Narco News Andean Bureau Chief

en español... CERO: Comienza la Era Lula

October 28, 2002

In the Streets

Election Day in São Paulo

By Ana Cernov
Special to the Narco News Bulletin

October 28, 2002

Brazil Countdown Part IV


By Luis A. Gómez
Narco News Andean Bureau Chief

en español... Brasil en cuenta regresiva, Parte IV

October 27, 2002

Brazil Countdown, Part III

The Ex-Drug Czar and Lula’s Team

By Luis A Gómez
Narco News Andean Bureau Chief

en español... Brasil en cuenta regresiva - Parte III

October 27, 2002

The Battle of São Paulo

By Garrett St. James
Special to the Narco News Bulletin

October 27, 2002

Brazil Countdown

Part II

By Luis A Gómez
Narco News Andean Bureau Chief

en español... Brasil en cuenta regresiva

October 26, 2002

Brazilian Countdown

And a Song for Sunday’s Election

By Luis A. Gómez
Narco News Andean Bureau Chief

en español... Brasil en cuenta regresiva

October 21, 2002

It's not a "Favela," it's a Community

Life in the Ghettos of Brazil

By Luis A. Gómez
Narco News Andean Bureau Chief

en español... No favela, Comunidad

October 13, 2002

Olé, Olé, Olá, Lula! Lula!

And Almost...

Lula and Brazil Wait For October 27th

By Luis A Gómez
Narco News Andean Bureau Chief

en español... Y casi...

October 7, 2002

Election Day Report from Sao Paulo...

Lula Might Govern Brazil

The Workers Want the Power

By Luis A. Gómez

en español... Lula puede gobernar Brasil

October 4, 2002

Marines Ordered into Colombia

February 2003 is Target Date

By Peter Gorman
Special to the Narco News Bulletin

October 25, 2002

Ecuador Vote Reflects Region-wide Trend

The Economist

October 24, 2002

So What Happened Thursday in Venezuela?

Caracas is Calm: An Eyewitness Account

By G.G.

October 12, 2002

Salon, PBS Run from the Big Story

Florida 2002 Election Fraud too Hot for "Alterna-Media"

By Danny Schechter
The News Dissector

October 9, 2002

Related Story about Why No Serious Journo Should Want to Write for Corrupted Salon.com:

How They Sold Me Out

By Jason Leopold
Guerrilla News

October 9, 2002

The "Distorters Without Borders"

The Two Roberts, Cox and Menard: Threats to Press Freedom

Venezuela: "The Show Must Go On!"
IAPA: Complicit in 1973 Coup in Chile

By Thierry Deronne
Reporting from Venezuela

October 4, 2002

Another coup attempt?

On Venezuela and Democracy

Part I: Overview of the Conflict

By Ron Smith

October 2, 2002

Wife of Irish Prisoner in Colombia Calls for Observers, Fair Trial

A Letter from Cristín McCauley

Court Proceedings Begin

October 1, 2002

Readers Rap About Eminem

See the Uncensored Version of the White America Video
Narco News Announces Journalist-of-the-Year for 2002:
Marshall Mathers

By Al Giordano

August 12, 2002

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