June, 2011

Central Heat in Santiago

In Washington and New York it is always 20 degrees (70 degrees Celsius) indoors.  You could go an entire winter or summer from your office, to your house, only breaking a sweat at the gym, or experiencing [...]

A Culture of Protests

There is a debate underway here whether to build dams in Patagonia to provide electricity.  The government has voted in favor of the plan but the citizens have not stopped their opposition.  In the USA if [...]

Booming Job Growth in Chile

It is with despair that I read that the economic recovery in the USA is faltering.  In part this is for personal reasons as I am trying to sell my house.  But also I would like [...]