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3 Individuals who regularly inform about El Salvador in English

We live in a time when it is easy for anyone to start a blog, a podcast, a news site, a YouTube channel, etc. These individuals, just like me, want to inform or share their opinions with whoever is willing to listen, read, or watch them. Some of the information … Read more

Why You Should Put El Salvador On Your Bucket List For 2023

If you’re looking for a place to travel to in 2023, El Salvador should be at the top of your list. With its stunning beaches and lush jungles, El Salvador is an underrated destination that offers plenty of opportunities for exploration.  From its vibrant culture to its fascinating history, there … Read more

Living in El Salvador

Living in El Salvador. get to know the top Reasons for Moving to El Salvador

Living in El Salvador is an excellent option! Year after year, many people from different nations choose to make the smallest country in Central America their new home; also, many Salvadorans that left are now moving back. Life in El Salvador is a unique and attractive experience worth exploring. Moving … Read more

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El Salvador’s Pegasus spyware case left uninvestigated ten months later

This article by Jose Luis Benitez originally appeared on on November 16, 2022. Ten months ago, in January 2022, Access Now and the Citizen Lab confirmed that several journalists were targeted with the use of NSO Group’s Pegasus spyware on a massive scale in El Salvador. At least, the mobile phones of 35 journalists … Read more

Trash problem in El Salvador

Opinion: The trash problem in El Salvador. It can’t be ignored anymore!

The trash problem in El Salvador is an issue that has been around for years and continues to grow. Over 60% of urban areas have problems with trash in sidewalks, vacant lots, parks, empty fields, and alleys. Garbage is one of the principal reasons the country has poor water quality … Read more

Poverty in El Salvador

Poverty in El Salvador, an issue that leads to crime and migration

Poverty in El Salvador is an issue that a large percentage of Salvadoran families and individuals have to face every day. These daily struggles are even worse in 2022; due to the global crisis of high prices, the war in Ukraine, and the remaining effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. El … Read more

President Nayib Bukele

Opinion: President Bukele’s possible re-election continues to be a hot topic of discussion

Even though the next presidential elections in El Salvador will not take place until February 3, 2024, the idea of the potential re-election of Bukele continues to be a hot topic of discussion. President Nayib Bukele announced on September 15 that he was going to register as a candidate for … Read more