Ecuador Erases Its Troubling Asylum Double Standard

With his right thumb held high to acquaintances still behind bars, a tired but relieved Alexander Barankov walked out of the grim, panopticon-style García Moreno...

Can Ecuador Trade Oil for Forests?

I'm in Quito, Ecuador tonight, where I've flown—by way of a long detour to Panama City, thanks very much Continental Airlines—to report a story about one of the...

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A Lawsuit in Ecuador

A local court orders Chevron to pay $9 billion in a closely watched case. Photographs by Ivan Kashinsky / Aurora

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