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Argentine Documentary ‘Education in Motion’ Spotlights Grassroots Learning in Latin America

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:03:09 +0000

"The people know very well that the school is here, conquered by the struggle, it is in struggle and lives in struggle."

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Three Decades After Dictatorship, Theater Aids the Search for Identity and Truth in Argentina

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 11:07:46 +0000

"There are already two generations that do not know their identity, we do not want to witness a third."

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In This Charming Argentinian Hamlet, No Cars Are Allowed

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:49:19 +0000

"I'd do anything to move to La Cumbrecita."

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Argentines Rally Against Ruling That Could Shorten Prison Sentences of Dictatorship-Era Criminals

Fri, 19 May 2017 16:47:28 +0000

"Argentina cannot go backwards on human rights issues. The message of impunity cannot invade our streets”

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What the Resistance to Trump Can Learn From Latin America

Thu, 11 May 2017 16:13:11 +0000

After decades of struggle, four lessons that movements in Latin America can teach those in the United States organizing against their own authoritarian leader, President Donald Trump.

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A Veteran of the Malvinas War Shares His Healing Journey to the Past

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:32:11 +0000

War veteran Miguel Savage says there are three ways to cope terrible suffering: “block everything out, play the victim, or embrace the pain and turn it into something positive.”

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Argentina Confronts the Scourge of Women’s Nipples

Wed, 08 Feb 2017 10:29:31 +0000

A police crackdown on three topless women at a beach has sparked a national debate about the gender inequality of the country's recreational dresscode.

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An Argentinian Fact-Checking Initiative Enters Its Seventh Year

Thu, 02 Feb 2017 09:50:22 +0000 is part of a worldwide fact-checking movement, employing a strategy popularized in the United States more than a decade ago.

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United Colors of Persecution: The Struggle of Patagonia's Indigenous People against Benetton

Sat, 28 Jan 2017 17:26:41 +0000

Against a backdrop of legal complexities and state repression, a Mapuche community in Patagonia is fighting against the Italian textile giant Benetton to regain ownership of their ancestral lands.

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What Worried Latin Americans in 2016?

Mon, 26 Dec 2016 17:49:17 +0000

"How philosophical, how profound are the doubts that trouble the Latin American minds of our times."

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Argentinian Politician Calls for ‘Denouncing an International Genocide’ in Syria

Mon, 26 Dec 2016 07:32:04 +0000

Argentinian politician Juan Carlos Giordano of the 'Socialist Left' party called on the government of Argentina to cut all diplomatic ties with the Assad regime.

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On YouTube, a Glimpse of the Funny Side of Latin American Christmas Celebrations

Fri, 23 Dec 2016 15:33:50 +0000

Humor: One of the most important elements in Latin American Christmas celebrations.

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Seeing Central Asia in Bolivia's Migration Experience

Mon, 21 Nov 2016 15:52:10 +0000

"Migration triggers a variety of reactions in both the person that emigrates and in his or her family members."

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The World According to Russian Stereotypes

Wed, 16 Nov 2016 16:52:25 +0000

RuNet Echo explores popular stereotypes about foreigners gleaned from autocomplete suggestions generated by the website Yandex, Russia’s most popular Internet search engine.

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Argentina’s Changing History, as Seen Through 100 Years of Beauty Ideals

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 18:17:40 +0000

"[The] video is also about the way in which Argentinian women have used their beauty to look towards the future as well as to remember the past."

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