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· April, 2014

Stories about Latin America from 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

Protesting in Venezuela Will Require Authorization

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.

Sexy Monday: Between Sexual Expression and Censorship

#EPNStop : Human Chain in Mexico against #LeyTelecom

El Salvador: Letter to Minister of Public Works

Venezuela: Conclusions on the Dialogue

GV Face: Live from the Internet World Cup

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

#NETmundial, Tweets from São Paulo, Brazil

Colombia: Free Cinema Festival in Bogota

El Salvador: Flower Carpets on Holy Week in Ayutuxtepeque

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

Chile: “Strength Built with Hands”

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