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By Gio Lester ©2017 Disruptive. Disruption. It is the in thing to do, to be, to strive for. And that is at the core of a new project officially launched early this month – a virtual T&I conference with one foot in Brazil and the other, in the US. My partner in this project is the Brazilian translator Márcia Nabrzecki, and I operate things in the US. And just like every T&I professional, we love conferences! Getting together with our […]

Bringing a Disruptive Dream to Life


This article was originally published in The NAJIT Observer, December 2014. Gio Lester © 2014 After having interpreted at immigration court, the county jail and federal prison, I was called to interpret at the county’s psych ward. It was a long, long drive from my home; way past urban areas and the farmland to the south and west of that. I was in the boondocks. The doctors had suspected that the inmate was not mentally capable of standing trial until […]

Giving Justice a Chance to Be Fair



Gio Lester
I fulfill part of my professional advocacy through live presentations and webinars, as well as through my writing. My work has been published online and in print. It is my pleasure to share some of it with you. Select a category or keyword (in blog lingo tags) on the right to read subjects of interest to you. Click here to read my articles for The NAJIT Observer. My collaboration with TNO started back in 2012 and this year I was given […]

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