Stories about Latin America
As digital surveillance continues to spread in the Americas, human rights groups raise awareness, research, and earn small judicial victories to limit its negative impacts on communities.
In a country grappling with bringing elite military forces to justice for war crimes, this video game seeks to make the Army seem more likeable.
World Cup Theme Songs: A Sneak Peek into the Past to the Present
Two public cases raised questions about abortion access in Brazil. One in which an 11-year-old faced difficulties to access legal abortion, and another over adoption after rape.
Advox research into digital authoritarianism in Brazil is now in a report. Read an excerpt and download the full pdf.
Connectivity and access to technology allow the Gran Chaco communities to organize, communicate and react in a more timely manner to climatic emergencies.
The repeal of Roe v. Wade "is a reminder that all over the world, rights can be challenged at any time and may be at risk of being rolled back in a conservative regime."
The Unfreedom Monitor is an Advox initiative to deepen our understanding of the relationship between technology and authoritarian power. In the first phase of this project, researchers working in 11 countries and four key themes conducted analysis of incidents, narratives, and media items, to explain acts of digital authoritarianism and...
Only a few years after women were allowed to vote in Argentina, a group of recently graduated women students built the country's first programming language.
After a court ruling required the inclusion of these questions in the census - to begin in August - another court ruling suspended it, arguing that it would be practically difficult.
These seven famous memes and caricatures give insight into some of Colombia's public opinion on the historic triumph of the political left.
"I hope the day comes when buying lemons is just that and the shop is not another place where individuals are treated according to what they are supposed to have under their skirts."
Ten days after they went missing while working in the Javari Valley, a remote corner of the Amazon in Brazil, the Brazilian Federal Police confirmed the murders of the two men.
This lawsuit could generate a "process of recognition that this is a wrongful practice, both on the side of the public authority, as well as the private enterprise."
Adela Choc Cuz, ancestral authority and member of the anti-mining resistance of El Estor, was accused of witchcraft and later released.
On June 19, there is a real possibility that left-wing running mates will secure the highest office for the first time in recent Colombian history
"Just when it needs it most, the continent's integration collapses"
Answers to questions to understand the changes made in the last month in U.S. policy toward Cuba.
Today we travel to the state of Queretaro in Mexico, and then to Australia.
Journalism in Latin America is facing many forms of silencing. These independent outlets break through censorship with innovative ideas.
"You can complement science and conservation through photography."