Stories about El Salvador from August, 2007
El Salvador: Media Coverage of MS-13
Tim's El Salvador Blog responds to the assertion from a recent news program guest, who claimed that media coverage of the Mara Salvatrucha gang has helped drawn more attention and glamorized the gang to some youth.
El Salvador: Idiosyncrasy and Culture
El Salvador Post [ES] is a new blog that takes “a snapshot of the Salvadorean idiosyncrasy and culture (if any, you decide.”
El Salvador: Female Stereotypes in Media
Qué Joder [ES] is upset at the female stereotypes portrayed in La Prensa Gráfica newspaper and provides examples of other alternative female profiles that might be used instead.
El Salvador: Possible Sister Relationships Between Washington, DC and San Salvador
At the blog Hunnapuh [ES], Tepezcuintly is pleased with the recent meeting with San Salvador mayor Violeta Menjivar and Washington, DC City Councilmember Jim Graham, which could lead to a sister relationship between the two cities.
El Salvador: Declaring Romero a Saint
Tim Muth of Tim El Salvador's Blog links to two recent stories, which helps explain the politics behind whether slain Archbishop Oscar Romero will be declared a saint.