Freedom of the press in Ecuador: A chill descends | The Economist

Freedom of the press in Ecuador: A chill descends | The Economist.

FOR a man who calls his country’s legal system dysfunctional and corrupt, Rafael Correa, Ecuador’s president, has fared remarkably well before the courts.” The articles explores how the Ecuadorian president uses the courts to silence his critics. Mr Correa, Ecuador’s most popular and powerful president in a generation, has long called independent television, radio and newspapers his worst enemies.”

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s