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· July, 2007

Stories about Bolivia from July, 2007

Bolivia: Capital Rally in Sucre

Ariel Cristian [ES] provides information of the rally in Sucre and writes, “during the day I will provide a lot of information and provide little opinion about what happens in...

Bolivia: Historic Rally in La Paz Provides Opportunity for Journalism 2.0

A mass rally was held in La Paz to support that the Bolivian capital would remain in that city. Estimates place the attendance at close to one million. A few...

Bolivia: Happiness Index

Miguel Centellas of Pronto* writes about the new “happiness economics” and where Bolivia ranks on these surveys.

Bolivia: Another Seven Wonders

In the spirit of the recent 7 Wonders of the World competition, Miguel Esquirol of El Forastero [ES] provides his own list of the seven wonders of Bolivia.

Bolivia: Snow Blanket Over El Alto

Mario Duran of Palabras Libres [ES] posts a photo slideshow of the rare snowfall in the city of El Alto, and which has caused difficulties for area farmers.

Bolivia: Serious About Autonomy

Miguel Buitrago of Mabblog writes that Santa Cruz is serious about autonomy and its recently written autonomic statute has independence undertones.

Bolivia: Political Blog Aggregator

Sebastian Molina of Plan B [ES] helped launch a new blog aggregator called Piensa Bolivia [ES] “Think Bolivia,” which focuses on entries about the political situation in the country.

Congratulations, Rising Voices Grantees

We are thrilled to announce the first five citizen media outreach projects to receive Rising Voices microgrants. In total we received 142 project proposals from over 40 different countries. What...

Bolivia: Gas Shortage in Bolivia

Del Quintacho su Rincón [ES], a blog from La Paz, is angered by the shortage of gas for cooking and heating. Meanwhile the government looks for new contracts for export,...

Bolivia: A Previous Encounter with the Victim and the Problem With the Fashion Society

José Andrés Sánchez writes for the Santa Cruz daily El Deber, and also maintains a blog where he adds supplemental information about his published articles. In his blog, he recalls...

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