Cristina Maza

Cristina Maza

Dec
18

#17 Belgium

This week is about Belgium. Welcome to the 195 series, where I take you on a mini-tour of every country
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Dec
11

#16 Belarus

Alyaksandr Lukashenka has ruled Belarus since the country's independence from the Soviet Union in 1994. At the time of the
9 min read
Dec
04

Where are you?

I took a quick peek at Google analytics this week to see where Lazo Letters readers are. This is what
5 min read
Nov
27

#15 Barbados

A former British colony, Barbados officially removed the British monarch as its head of state and became a republic last
7 min read
Nov
20

#14 Bangladesh

Hello, everyone! Thanks for being here. We're back with our regular programming this week. In 1971, the third war between
7 min read
Nov
13

The Democratic Party will keep control of the U.S. Senate.

I've been getting a lot of messages this week from friends in Europe saying they are glad America's democracy isn't
5 min read
Nov
06

A breather before the big election.

I hope you're all having a lovely weekend. I'm taking a little breather before a news-heavy week in Washington. The
5 min read
Oct
30

#13 Bahrain

Whenever I think of Bahrain, I immediately think of its bigger neighbor Saudi Arabia. A small island nation on the
8 min read
Oct
23

#12 Bahamas

A few years ago, at the height of the pandemic, a friend asked if I wanted to join him in
10 min read
Oct
16

#11 Azerbaijan

I spent my first week at home with no travel plans looming, listening to recordings of interviews from my last
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