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The day began in style with a tour de force from Jon Snow, in the beautiful courtyard of the Claustro de Santo Domingo.  Dappled sunlight fell on the 300-strong crowd, 3/4 Colombian, 1/4 Anglophone. Snow spoke fluently, amusingly and with conviction on the theme of  ´living with the gringos´, recounting his first-hand experiences as a journalist during and after the humanitarian crisis of the Vietnamese boat people in the 1970s (where America was held to be a saviour, the beneficent helping hand); the Iranian Revolution and its…

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