Carlos is an Ecuadorian businessman and a part-time blogger for about 3 years now. His blog “Sentado frente al mundo” was chosen as the Best Latin American Blog 2008.
He joined the Global Voices group because he thinks that in every citizen being there is a communicator in potence, and he is sure that alternative journalism is the future of information.
Latest posts by Carlos Suasnavas
Ecuador: Government Suspends Television Channel Teleamazonas
The Ecuadorian government took the television channel Teleamazonas off the air for 72 hours for spreading false information. Critics see this move as a threat to freedom of expression.
Ecuador: Sharing the Knowledge on BlogDay
To celebrate BlogDay 2009, bloggers in Ecuador organized a virtual event featuring national and international speakers, as a way to unite new and experienced bloggers across the country.
Ecuador: Continuing to Face the H1N1 Virus
With the number of deaths due to the H1N1 virus across the region reaching 1300, Ecuadorians provide their opinions on how the media is informing citizens, as well as a blogger's brush with the virus.
Ecuador: The Cry for Independence 200 Years Ago
Ecuador is celebrating the Bicentennial anniversary of their Cry for Independence from Spain and which helped inspire others from across the region to follow suit.