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· July, 2006

Stories about Bolivia from July, 2006

Bolivia: “Did Evo Really Blow It With The US?”

Boli-Nica asks if Evo Morales ruined the new bilateral understanding between Bolivia and the US established by visiting Vice-President Alvaro Garcia Linera.

Bolivia: Constituent assembly update

Miguel Centallas has an update on Bolivia's Constituent assembly.

The Week that Was – Bolivian Blogs

Bolivian Vice-President Alvaro Garcia Linera traveled north to the United States with a delegation of businessmen and members of Congressmen, both from the ruling party and the opposition. The main...

Bolivia: Indigenous Studies Versus Global Competitiveness

Jaime Escalante, the real life Bolivian math teacher portrayed by Edward James Olmos in Stand and Deliver, argues that too much emphasis on indigenous language and education will take away...

Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador: Indian Interest

Massimiliano Cali is surprised to read that, shortly after the nationalization of the natural gas sector, “the Bolivian government is set to approve a US$ 2.3bn bid by two Indian...

The Week that Was – Bolivian Blogs

Este artículo también está disponible en español en el sitio Blogs de Bolivia Commemorations and anniversaries were on the minds of a handful of Bolivian blogger this week. Twenty-six years...

Bolivia: “Pink Floyd at the US Embassy”

Pink Floyd's “I Wish You Were Here” at the US Embassy in La Paz and an homage to Che Guevara requested by wealthy bankers: Ben Dangl's latest dispatch from Bolivia...

Bolivia: Blog Evangelism

This is a translation of post originally written in Spanish at Blogs de Bolivia. As a result of the successful Second Meeting of Bloggers and Mundo al Reves Users held...

Bolivia: Translated Interview with Evo Morales

Jonathan Olguin has translated an interview with Evo Morales from the Argentinean daily Página 12.

Bolivia: Purple Drinks,Fried Cheese, Hip-Hop, and Elections in La Paz

“Purple Drinks and Fried Cheese in La Paz.” I think the title speaks for itself. Also worth checking out is Dangl's post on “Hip-Hop and Electoral Adventures in Bolivia.”

The Week that Was – Bolivian Blogs

According to the National Electoral Court, the ballot count for the July 2 election and referendum was the quickest in history. The composition of the Constituent Assembly has now been...

Bolivia: Final Election Tally

Miguel Centallas writes that the official numbers from Bolivia's Sunday elections are now available. Morir antes que esclavos vivir says the narrow voting on the autonomy referendum reveals a divided...

The Week that Was – Bolivian Blogs

Este artículo también está disponible en español en el sitio Blogs de Bolivia Unofficial results from last Sunday’s election in Bolivia provide a glimpse at how the Constituent Assembly and...

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