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· July, 2012

Stories about Argentina from July, 2012

31 July 2012

Latin America: Is 2012 the ‘Year of the Woman” at the Olympics?

Argentina: Citizens Mobilize for Guide Dog Law

Blind and visually impaired people in Argentina are facing difficulties in accessing public spaces accompanied by a guide dog. Maximiliano Marc and other citizens have resorted to the web to...

30 July 2012

Argentina: Evita's Face on New Banknote

In honor of the 60th anniversary of the death of Eva Duarte de Perón (Evita), President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner unveiled a new banknote with Evita's image, replacing Julio Roca...

27 July 2012

Argentina: The Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo and the Olympics

Argentina: Athletes Tweet Photos From #London2012

Just days before the Olympic Games begin in London, Argentine athletes share photos from London on their Facebook and Twitter accounts.

25 July 2012

Argentina: A Tour Through Rosario and its Architecture

The city of Rosario, located 300 km from the city of Buenos Aires in Argentina, offers lovers of architecture a tour of history through its buildings, which mark the era...

20 July 2012

Argentina: Falklands Olympics Video Sparks Controversy

While Argentina prepares for the 2012 Olympics in London, an advertisement produced by the Presidency and filmed in the Falkland Islands has sparked a controversy with the phrase: "To compete...

17 July 2012

Argentina: Starbuck's Public Apology Trending

Starbucks Argentina caught the attention of social networks after publishing an apology for using locally manufactured white cups instead of iconic cups with the Starbucks logo. Some attributed the lack...

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