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· December, 2007

Stories about Argentina from December, 2007

Argentina: Manu Chao Concert at Psychiatric Hospital

Argentina's Travel Blog witnessed a unique concert held by Manu Chao at a Buenos Aires psychiatric hospital sponsored by the patient-run radio station called La Colifata.

Uruguay: Fusion of Tango and Electronica

For fans of Tango, From Uruguay introduces readers to Bajofondo, a Uruguayan-Argentinean group that fuses tango and electronic music.

Argentina: Maradona Hopes to Meet Ahmadinejad

Argentine football star Diego Maradona expresses an interest to meet Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad writes El [es]

Argentina: Train Strike By Workers from Three Lines

Un Grano En El Orto [es] announces a protest march by workers from three train lines in Buenos Aires, Argentina in order to announce a full strike on December 27.

Argentina: Protest Against Uruguayan Paper Mill

Daniela Vilar of Grito Argentino [es] writes about a protest held in Buenos Aires against the paper mill in Uruguay and for care of the environment.

Argentina: What the Media Didn't Say About Personal Fest

Personal Fest is a two-day concert held in Buenos Aires and sponsored by a major telecommunications company. During the concert, an incident involving the stabbing of a concertgoer caused a...

Argentina: Less People Using Trains

TBA Me Mata [es] comments on a recent article in the Buenos Aires newspaper Clarin that states that people are beginning to avoid the use of trains because of the...

Argentina: What Happened at PersonalFest? [es] and Jorge Gobbi of Vida Vacia 4.1 [es] write about the occurrences at PersonalFest, the two-day music festival in Buenos Aires. According to some witnesses, there were reports...

Argentina: Predictions for the Era of Cristina Kirchner

Bloc de Periodista [es] lists ten predictions for the era of new Argentine president Cristina Kirchner, including “1) Cristina will displace all of the magazine cover girls. She will be...

Argentina: Free E-Book About Buenos Aires

Jeff Barry of Buenos Aires, City of Faded Elegance releases a free 57-page E-Book about the Argentine capital. Much of the material is based on reformatted and edited archives from...

Bolivia: Immigrant Community Stages March in Buenos Aires

Barrio Flores shot video footage of members of the Bolivian community, who marched in Buenos Aires in support of the government of Evo Morales.

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