Tag: Ecuador

The Commonalities Americans Share With Seven Very Different Countries

The Commonalities Americans Share With Seven Very Different Countries
To some, it may not matter. To me, it does: What does the world think of us? Countless are the days I have thought that. Turned on my computer and cringed at the daily news feeds.  Been baffled and outraged by the events unfolding before me. Mortified by the way the country I love is... Read more »

Farewell to Fellow Blogger John Arguello, CubsDen Founder and Proud Ecuadorian

Farewell to Fellow Blogger John Arguello, CubsDen Founder and Proud Ecuadorian
When I began this blog in 2014, I had no idea the worlds it would open up to me. The people I would meet. The friends I would make. The ChicagoNow family that would welcome me into their fold. John Arguello, the founder of CubsDen, was one of the kindest voices in that family. Last week,... Read more »

Living in Ecuador, Where Nature is so Respected it is Granted Constitutional Rights

Living in Ecuador, Where Nature is so Respected it is Granted Constitutional Rights
Lying roughly 600 miles off the coast of Ecuador lie the Galapagos Islands, which are owned by Ecuador. These islands, home to ecosystems and animals that do not exist anywhere else in the world, have long fascinated and inspired scientists around the world. Scientists like Charles Darwin, whose experience and observations in the Galapagos helped... Read more »
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