Americas
  • Move to create an international panel, announced by President Juan Carlos Varela, follows the leak of documents from law firm Mossack Fonseca, showing it helped some clients evade tax and avoid sanctions.

    Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela.
    LAST UPDATE : Apr 07, 2016, 5:48 AM EDT
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  • by Michael Lerner A bill allowing abortions under three extreme conditions just passed the lower house of Congress.Americas,Abortion,Chile,Latin America,Michelle Bachelet,Women on Web,Women's rights,Zika virus,Michael Lerner
    Published Date : Mar 18, 2016, 7:08 PM EDT
  • Canadian 20-dollar notes, which bear the face of Queen Elizabeth II. (Source: Francisco Aragão/flickr)

    by Erin Wright Bank notes will feature “iconic Canadian woman” in 2018. Americas,Canada,currency,Feminism,Justin Trudeau,Erin Wright

    Published Date : Mar 10, 2016, 2:58 AM EST

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