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· April, 2014

Stories about Latin America from April, 2014

30 April 2014

Puerto Rican feminist organization Taller Salud Celebrates 35 years

YouTube Video Series ‘Argumentos’ Offers Insight Into Venezuelan Conflict

'Arguments' is a series of videos on YouTube that offers insights across Venezuelan society through the opinions of various personalities who know about the reality of the country.

Reconstruction of Historical Memory: Voice of Mass Sterilizations Victims in Peru

28 April 2014

Good Enough to Work: Low Pay and No Rights

Undocumented labor contributes to the U.S. economy and this contribution would not be possible without a workforce among whom millions have already risked incarceration, deportation, physical abuse, and death.

Colombia: Gustavo Petro Returns as Mayor of Bogotá

The Superior Court of Bogotá issued a judgment which reinstates Gustavo Petro in his post as mayor of Bogotá. The reactions for and against were immediate.

25 April 2014

Venezuela: Conclusions on the Dialogue

GV Face: Live from the Internet World Cup

GV Face

Do we have a new roadmap for global internet governance? This week's hangout is from the Net Mundial conference in São Paulo, Brazil.

Fighting Rising Acid Attacks Against Women in Colombia

A recent spate of acid attacks against women in Colombia provokes feelings of sadness and hopelessness among its citizens.

Myths and Environment

23 April 2014

Coasters, Combis and Chaos: Public Transportation in Lima

The city's current system is a crowded mix of the city-owned Metropolitano bus rapid transit system and privately run minibuses, such as the notoriously aggressive "combi" minibuses.

Brazil Scores Before “the Internet World Cup” Begins: Marco Civil Approved by the Senate

Cycling to Save Archeological Heritage

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