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· August, 2006

Stories about Latin America from August, 2006

Cuba: Raúl Castro's first appointment

Internet in Chile: Creating New Political Actors?

Co-authored by Mary Joyce and Rosario Lizana Why has Chile, a country of only 16 million people where only 10% have internet in their homes, become a hotbed of cyberactivism?...

Honduras: Panamax 2006 Military Exercises

Colombia: Putumayo's White Elephant

Bolivia: in the Tube and on the Tube

Peru: Peruvian Cuisine in California

Mexico: EZLN: “We Are Preparing Our Next Steps”

Peru: Mining Conflict

Venezuela: Barreto vs. Barreto

Venezuela, Syria: Chavez's New Friends

The Week that Was – Bolivian Blogs

Mundo Al Revés’ three hosts: Sebastian Molina, Carolina Bessolo, and Sergio Mier (Photo courtesy: M.A.R.) Blogs have taken off in the eastern city of Santa Cruz, Bolivia due to no...

Mexico: Gunshots in Oaxaca

Mexico: “From tent city to shadow government”

Chile: Campaign for Bandwidth

Venezuela: Expropriation of Golf Courses

Argentina: History of Utility (Companies)

Argentina: Drag Shows

Cuba: Between the lines

Guatemala: Attempt to Silence Guatemalan Radio Journalist

Argentina: Mundial de Tango

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