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· September, 2006

Stories about Peru from September, 2006

Peru: Inca Kola

Alejandro of Peru Food tells the incredible story of Inka Kola, or “the little cola that could.”

Posts from Peru

This time it is three rather than two weekly summaries from the guys at Perú Político: Weekly Chronicle (September 6 to the 12) and Weekly Chronicle (September 13 – 19)...

Peru: The Peruvian Pirate Party

October 28 marks the Peruvian Pirate Party launch event. As Luis Gustavo Lira explains [ES]: “The Peruvian Pirate Party is the political branch of Cultura Libre [ES]. We have got...

Peru: Food: Anthony Bourdain, Vegan Cuisine, and Latin-Fusion

Peruvian cuisine continues its international surge. Peru Food serves up a video of renowned culinary explorer Anthony Bourdain visiting Peru and a recommendation for those interested in vegan Peruvian dishes....

Chile, Colombia, Peru, Brazil: Craig Barrett in Latin America

Leo Prieto publishes the tellingly titled post, “Craig Barrett came to Chile with WiMax and 1,000 computers under his arm.” [ES] Ricardo Carreón has a much more personal description of...

Translating Claroline into Quechua, Aymara, and Guaraní

Editor's Note: It has already been mentioned several times on Global Voices that the world's first Quechua, Guaraní, or Aymara native speaker to blog has yet to arrive. There are...

Global Food Blog Report #32

#1: From Sri Lanka, Moju meditations on Hitler and Vegetarianism: "Hitler was a vegetarian" As you can see below from the quotes of Hitler…he was a vegetarian and a teetotaler!...

Peru: “Secret” Blogger Meetup

Just from glancing at the comments, it looks like tomorrow night's “secret” blogger meetup in Lima (ES) is going to be lots of fun.

Peruvian Posts Between August and September

Este artículo también está disponible en español. In the time that has passed since my previous compilation of posts, the people of Perú Político have published three summaries of the...

Peru, Spain: Rights of Peruvians Abroad

Commenting on the story of 19-year-old Peruvian student Diego Segura Loayza, who was expelled on his layover in Madrid while on-route to the Czech Republic to study abroad, Ewing Jesús...

Five years on from 9/11, the world remembers

The mainstream media in many countries have been preoccupied with events in the United States to commemorate the fifth anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Centre and Pentagon...

Peru: The Peruvian Cuisine Explosion

Alejandro of Peru Food comments on Joan Cirillo's AP article about the explosion of Peruvian cuisine.

Peru: Software Freedom Day

Luis Gustavo Lira has an English-language press release on Software Freedom Day, which will take place on September 16 at Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru.

Peru: Present Your Blog

Peru seems set on becoming the Latin American country with the most blogger conferences in a single season. Next up: “Present You Blog (ES)” at the University of San Marcos...

BlogDay 2006 in Latin America

On August 31 bloggers around the world tried to make the planet a tad smaller, a wee bit more familiar, by introducing five new blogs to their readers. Here is...

Peru: Coca Cultivation

Steven Taylor describes his visit to the Amazon where he observed the cultivation of coca: “Some coca cultivation is legal in Peru and other Andean nations. Indeed, everywhere I stayedd...

Bolivia and Peru: BlogHer BlogDay

Celebrating Blog Day 2006, Liz Henry has a wonderful collection of links from Bolivia and Peru.

Peru: III Concourse of Folkloric Street Dance

Juan Arellano celebrated the International Day of Folklore by checking out the third National Concourse of Folkloric Street Dance (III Concurso Nacional de Pasacalle Folklórico) (ES). Included are links to...

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