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Everything You Need to Know About the Strike in Costa Rica Against Tax Reform

Public employees, various unions and the general population of Costa Rica, since Monday began the indefinite strike against the tax reform that is currently...

Technology Is No Mystery

Featured Columnist – Meditations Martin LeFerveIn America at least, we are still in the ‘new toy’ phase of high technology. Every new gadget that comes out...

Prisms of the Sacred?

Featured Columnist – Meditations Martin LeFevreThe first hint of autumn is in the air. There’s a subtle change of light and atmosphere, and more tangibly, a...

Why Meditate?

Featured Columnist – Meditations Martin LeFevreLiving in a cultural desert, as we do in the West, and as more and more people do in this vapid...

“Extinct Humans” ‘R Us?

The paradox of the Internet is that it increases one’s appreciation for holding and reading a well-written book printed on fine paper. Such is...

The Intelligence of the Universe

The creek is as high and voluminous as I’ve ever seen it, a frothing brown torrent racing from the mountains to the ocean. I...

Black Narcissus

Martin LeFevre, TheCostaRicaNews.comThe best film I’ve ever seen with religious themes is “Black Narcissus.” Filmed in 1947, it deftly delves into the clash between...

Tips for Costa Rican Students to Make Their College Experience Easier

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Nobody transitions into college life easily. Have you ever tried to ponder upon the reason? Costa Rica college...

A Question of Character

The canyon fans out before me, and the gorge slices through the rocks below. Though I’m only a ten minute drive plus a ten...

America v. World

The killing of the American-born Islamic cleric Anwar al-Alawaki by a CIA drone in Yemen is being chauvinistically portrayed as a legal question for...
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