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Sex Tourism, Free Speech and Cuba Dave in a Costa Rica Prison

Posted on 24. Nov, 2015 by .


Whoremonger David Strecker, a.k.a. “Cuba Dave,” is locked up in Costa Rica for promoting sex tourism. Strecker’s case raises questions of free speech in Latin America.

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Pimpology with Iceberg Slim

Posted on 25. Mar, 2013 by .


My review and analysis of the autobiography of Robert Beck AKA Iceberg Slim, Pimp: The Story of My Life.

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The Murder of Noah Goldberg AKA ‘Medellin Paisa’

Posted on 02. Sep, 2012 by .


SUMMARY: A look at the 2012 murder of Noah Goldberg, an American sex tourism operator in Medellin, Colombia.

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Does Sex Tourism Save Lives?

Posted on 06. Jun, 2012 by .


SUMMARY: Discussing the link between poverty and sex tourism, and whether sex tourism is necessary in impoverished countries.

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Censorship and the Image of Colombia

Posted on 02. May, 2012 by .


Discussing the “image of Colombia” and gringo do-gooders’ criticism of Expat Chronicles for “perpetuating stereotypes.”

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Santa Fe: Downtown Bogota’s Red Light District

Posted on 19. Feb, 2011 by .


SUMMARY: Tales from Santa Fe, downtown Bogota’s red light district and zona de tolerancia.

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South London Gangster in Colombia

Posted on 28. Jan, 2010 by .


SUMMARY: The story of John Rowley, a British conman and gangster, includes famous heists, jaw-dropping excess and drug abuse, prison, and an early death. Told by The Mick.

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Scopolamine in Colombia

Posted on 24. Oct, 2009 by .


SUMMARY: Scopolamine is a powerful sedative commonly used in robberies, assaults, and rapes in Colombia. This post tells a few scopolamine stories and discusses the urban legends.

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