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· October, 2007

Stories about Latin America from October, 2007

Argentina: Kirchner Wins Apathetic Election

Cristina Kirchner, the wife of outgoing Argentina president Nestor Kirchner, captured 45% of the vote in last Sunday's election and avoided a run-off election. However, many bloggers indicate that this...

Cuba: UN Motion

Cuba: The Power of Imagery

Barbados, Puerto Rico: Global Warming

Guatemala: Missing Home

Migration either internally or to countries abroad is a usual phenomenon in Guatemala. During the armed conflict and the years of extreme poverty and violence several Guatemalans decided that there...

Mexico: Vicente Fox's Interview with Bill O'Reilly

Costa Rica: Arias in China

Colombia: Campaign Proposals for Internet Access in Bogota

Brazil: “Haiti is here, Haiti is not here”

Haiti has become a regularly commented on issue on the Brazilian blogosphere. The special connection between Brazil and Haiti was initiated in 2004, when Brazilian troops started to participate in...

Guatemala: Blog de mi Guatemala Turns Four

Peru: Continuing Investigation into Allegations Against Toledo

Argentina: More Trouble from Airport Employees

Bolivia: Voces Bolivianas Summary

Dominican Republic: Images of Captured Criminals

Guatemala: Run-off Election Countdown

Peru: Help for a Sick Nephew

Ecuador: Immigrant Girl Attacked on Barcelona Train

A 16-year-old Ecuadoran immigrant was sitting alone on the train in Barcelona, when a Spanish citizen who was talking on his phone, proceeded to repeatedly strike the girl for no...

Brazil: Reforming Abortion Laws

Argentina: Did She Win Already?

Argentina: Google To Open in Buenos Aires

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