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· February, 2007

Stories about Bolivia from February, 2007

26 February 2007

Bolivia: One Year of Evo

Bolivia: The Changing Face of the Flag

Photo taken by Patricia Vargas Claudio and used with permission. National symbols played a role in the presidential elections of December 2005. Jorge “Tuto” Quiroga, the main rival to the...

19 February 2007

Argentina: Assimilation

Bolivia: Rain, Rain, Go Away … At Least Before Carnaval Starts

Carnaval is in the air, as Bolivians enjoy a four-day weekend. Much of the nation’s focus is on the Carnaval of Oruro, perhaps the most well-known in the country and...

14 February 2007

Bolivia: When Nationalization is Not Enough

As the violent course of events calmed down in the city of Cochabamba, another conflict emerged in the city of Camiri, located in the southeastern part of Bolivia known as...

Caught On Camera: Human Rights Video on GV

Human Rights Video

It has been a bumper few weeks on GV for human rights video, so let's get straight into it… Bandh of brothers… [via Neha] This footage, filmed by Dinesh Wagle,...

7 February 2007

Bolivia: Online Documentary

5 February 2007

Bolivia: A Cement Obelisk and Frozen Water Balloons

Cities and towns were on the mind of a handful of Bolivian bloggers this week. In December of 2006, the city of Cochabamba rolled out the red carpet and played...

Costa Rica, Bolivia, Venezuela: Oscar Arias, Hugo Chavez, and Evo Morales