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United States-China: The clock is ticking, but there’s still time to restore the relationship
July 25, 2020. U.S.-Chinese relations continue to be strained. Is there still time and
space to reset and improve the relationship between the two states? Ariel Armony comments.

Trump leads the most controversial presidential boot of history
February 2, 2017.  Perfil quotes Ariel Armony that there is no doubt that since the end of the Cold War "this presidency is the most chaotic."

Ariel Armony on President Xi' visit of Chile
November 22, 2016.  CCTV America's Elaine Reyes spoke with Ariel Armony abourt President Xi's last stop of his Latin America visit.

How to domesticate Trump:  The system versus 'The Donald'
November 16, 2016.  Ariel Armony comments to Perfil about the political mainstream in Washington and whether the US model of checks and balances between powers will work with Donald Trump in the White House.

Columbia Textiles: Beyond The Asia Threat
September 12, 2016.  Latinvex quotes Ariel Armony in a story about the loss of Latin America's manufacturing output and jobs.

Gary Johnson's Campaign Hires Prominent GOP Strategist to Co-Chair Hispanic Outreach
August 29, 2016. Ariel Armony is quoted in this Fox News Latino story about the Libertarian candidate.

Fox News Latino Poll: Libertarian Gary Johnson Making Inroads Among Hispanics
August 12, 2016. Ariel Armony is quoted in this Fox News Latino story about Hispanics and the Libertarian candidate.

Fox News Latino Poll: Latinos Cautious But Optimistic About U.S.' Economic Outlook
August 12, 2016. Ariel Armony is quoted on Hispanics’ opinion of the economic outlook.

With Florida Critical to Winning White House, Puerto Ricans Become the Big Prize
August 8, 2016. Fox News Latino and KBET radio quote Ariel Armony about the role of Florida and Puerto Ricans in the election.

Barack Obama and Hilary Clinton Join Forces to Reach the White House
July 5, 2016. Ariel Armony is interviewed about the FBI statement that it is not necessary to press charges against the virtual candidate for the Democratic Party, Hillary Clinton, the same day President Barack Obama offered his political support.

Congress Highlights Pitt's Prominence in Latin American Studies
June 13, 2016. The Pitt Chronicle’s Sharon S. Blake talked with Ariel Armony about the international congress of the Pitt-based Latin American Studies Association (LASA), which gathered from around the globe to mark its 50th anniversary.

Obama, Argentina and the "Dirty War" in Central America
Mar. 2016. Op-ed by Ariel Armony about President Obama’s visit to Argentina which coincided with the 40th anniversary of the military coup responsible for the curtailment of political and civil rights, forced disappearances, and the torture and murder of thousands of civilians. 

Sichuan University-Pittsburgh Institute Welcomes First Class
Oct. 12, 2015. The Pitt Chronicle’s Jane-Ellen Robinet spoke with Ariel Armony about the delegation that Chancellor Patrick Gallagher led to Beijing and Chengdu in September 2015. 

Ariel Armony: A Man of the World
Apr. 13, 2015. Pitt Chronicle interviews Armony in his new role as Pitt’s Chief Global Officer.

Alumnus Ariel C. Armony to Lead Pitt’s International Programs
Aug. 4, 2014. Pitt Chronicle story on appointment of Ariel C. Armony as the new senior director of international programs and director of the University Center for International Studies.  


This is the November edition of "from Both Sides", the public affairs program sponsored by the Susquehanna Valley Center for Public Policy.