A tropical child

A Tuesday market scene at Picasso’s in Coronado. Photo by Eric Jackson.   Contact us by email at fund4thepanamanews@gmail.com   To fend off hackers, organized trolls and other online vandalism, our website comments feature is switched off. Instead, come to our Facebook page to join in the discussion.   These links are interactive — click […]

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A birthday note (2): National defense and the emerging main economic story

Panama’s national defense starts not so much with men and women bearing weapons of death and destruction laying in wait along our shores for some armed enemy. It’s about men and women shoring up the shores, replanting mangrove forests, battling rising seas and ocean pollution, creating new coral reefs and fish hatcheries, and in general […]

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Feliz Navidad / Merry Christmas

Christ Church by the Sea in Colon. Sounds for this day Choir of Beirut – Al Yaoum Youladou Mina Al Batoulhttps://youtu.be/C2AfqVNs_50 Enya – Dreams Are More Precioushttps://youtu.be/LWa8RlXDzgo John Coltrane – What Child is This?https://youtu.be/05g0Qt1sRnA Russia’s National Guard Choir – Last Christmashttps://youtu.be/rNibqsp9NAM Dido – Christmas Dayhttps://youtu.be/S_9shieIJq0 Séptima Raíz – De Frente Con Jahhttps://youtu.be/qfEZeC77mcI Mormon Tabernacle Choir […]

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Wakamo, Save the minors

Driven by greed, Major League Baseball wants to kill 42 franchises in the towns that made baseball America’s pastime. Shutterstock photo. Save the Minor Leagues! by Brian Wakamo – OtherWords Baseball had an exciting year — breakout stars, a major cheating scandal, a seven-game World Series. And now it’s capping off the year with a […]

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