Politics and Governments

I want to learn about Politics and Government in Hispanic Countries.

Read, watch and/or listen to one of the sources below. Complete the Culture Capsule form. Turn the form  in to your teacher for credit. You may copy the form by hand or print it. 

Source #

Topic

Link

105

Business / Politics.  Spain Concerned By Expropriation In Latin America

(Cross-listed with Business and Politics)

http://www.npr.org/2012/05/03/151915911/take-over-moves-by-bolivia-argentina-angers-spain

117

Society & Politics. Meet the president of Uruguay.

http://www.npr.org/blogs/parallels/2014/05/12/311846447/meet-uruguays-pot-legalizing-vw-driving-sandal-wearing-president   

 

This one is similar http://www.npr.org/2014/05/13/312046566/uruguays-president-shuns-trappings-of-his-office

118

Politics USA/Honduras.

http://www.npr.org/2012/07/26/157410221/the-nation-whose-side-is-the-u-s-on-in-honduras

119

Politics in Spain.

http://www.npr.org/2014/03/22/292986687/u-s-position-on-crimea-music-to-spains-ears

120

Catalonia wants to succeed.

http://www.npr.org/2014/01/17/263333228/catalonia-pushes-for-independence-from-spain

87

Spanish Royal Family Announce the new king of Spain. 

http://www.npr.org/2014/06/02/318266808/as-spains-king-steps-down-protesters-hope-hes-the-last-one

88

Spanish Royal Family

New Queen of Spain 

http://www.npr.org/blogs/parallels/2014/06/04/318573914/move-over-kate-middleton-for-spains-middle-class-queen

89

Spanish Royal Family

Hopes for the future with new king.

http://www.npr.org/blogs/parallels/2014/06/19/323672789/new-king-ascends-spainish-throne-with-hopes-for-a-new-era

90

Spanish Royal Family

New King skips banquet in favor of a more simple celebration.

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=323205536

145

Sonia Sotomayor Interview              USA Supreme Court Judge

http://www.npr.org/2014/01/13/262067546/as-a-latina-sonia-sotomayor-says-you-have-to-work-harder