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Peru: The Real Meaning of Christmas

Peruvian blogger Cyrano from Columna 17 [es] rants about the urge [es] some people feel during the last days of the year:

It doesn't matter at all the real meaning of the occasion, there is one only goal: to sell the most products, leaving aside what we are celebrating.

He concludes reflecting on what Christmas means for those who can't afford the barrage of advertising.

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