Latest posts by Emma Dewick
Shakira represents a model of hegemonic femininity and contradictions that are conceived and represented in her body.
With its new census, Argentina takes a step forward to recognize different ethnic and gender identities.
The film portrays "the positive and beautiful version of the country that we Colombians have always wanted to have"
The ruling ‘will be a turning point for community radios in Guatemala’, according to one of the petitioning radio stations.
The Olympics has long been a stage for national rivalry. The Tokyo Games demonstrated the effects of the pandemic and the economic crisis on Latin America.
A new law passed in May 2021 has reignited the debate around France's regional languages
Since the first protest in 2015 under the Ni Una Menos slogan, more than 200 feminist organisations have achieved major successes and put forward a new set of demands.
Journalists, K-Pop fans, and community radio stations fight to share information on the country's protests.
A few decades ago, hundreds of thousands of mainly indigenous and poor, rural women were forcibly sterilised. These days, there are other means of reproductive control.
"Only China helped Latin America and the countries in the region all began dancing to China's tune, not due to shared ideologies but due to the desire to resolve an unprecedented problem."
A team of 14 people from the LGBTQI community are training those in charge of El Salvador's electoral process in order to combat discrimination, ahead of the February 28 elections.
The Urgent Consideration Law marks a turning point in Uruguay's changing political landscape.
In Colombia, a new generation of journalists are fighting self-censorship and investigating corruption.
"For us, the International Day of Indigenous Peoples is not a celebration of labels, customs or exoticisms, it is a day that must acknowledge the systematic attempt to erase us."
Spaniards reacted on Twitter with the hashtag #RepúblicaYa or #GraciasMajestad
Bolivian ministries, news media and students advocate the healing properties of plants
After 26 years on the run, Rwanda genocide suspect Félicien Kabuga was arrested in a Parisian suburb on May 16 and transferred to the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda on June 3.
Israel has just appointed its first black minister from the Ethiopian Jewish community. Despite this encouraging gesture, the community still faces discrimination and racism in Israel.
"I believe that theatre will change the world, or at least one world, that of the individual."
"I’ve tried to leave my partner a few times, but he became the centre of my universe. That’s why, despite everything, I stay with him".