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· May, 2006

Stories about Latin America from May, 2006

26 May 2006

Argentina: The 25th of May

Public Schools students coordinate Strike by fotoblogs

More than 40,000 public school students (and now some private (ES) as well) have participated in mobilizations all over Chile in the last weeks. They are asking for free public...

25 May 2006

Bolivia: “Reelection is not an Official Position”

El Salvador: Violence, Economics

Venezuela: Raiding ULA and Featuring Bolivarian University

Argentina: “Northern soul, boobs, and comics”

Colombia: Revolutionary Baby Delivered by Military

Chile, Argentina, and Latin America's Two Lefts

After years in the shadows – and only referenced for its Cold War legacy – Latin America is back in the limelight. The world over, economic liberalization has been the...

Argentina: Music and Misinformation

This week, Argentinean newspapers informed readers that some Internet users had reached an agreement with CAPIF, the company that represents record companies in Argentina, to pay an amount of money...

Puerto Rico: Independence cretinism

Brazil: Manifesto of the PCC

24 May 2006

The Week That Was – Bolivian Blogs

Este artículo también está disponible en español en el sitio Blogs de Bolivia. Much of Bolivia’s most fertile land lies in the eastern part or Orient of the country. Without...

Bolivia: Morales Wants the Possibility of Reelection

Honduras: Blog of Juan Almendares

Colombia: “Friendly fire or foul play?”

Chile: Demanding Better Cell Phone Service

Chile: New RSS Aggregator

Argentina: More on Borges

Peru: Debate, Human Rights, and Food

Cuba: Accomodating Cuba