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Silvia Viñas · March, 2013

Uruguayan-Spanish journalist, editor, and blogger. Currently living in Chile, tweeting in English and Spanish under @silviavinas, and blogging on silviavinas.com

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Latest posts by Silvia Viñas from March, 2013

14 March 2013

Allegations Tie Pope Francis to Argentina's ‘Dirty War’ Past

Was Jorge Bergoglio -now Pope Francis- involved in Argentina's deadly military dictatorship? Many around the world are asking this question as netizens continue to share information on Bergoglio alleged role...

13 March 2013

New Pope, Jorge Bergoglio, is Argentinian

Netizens have quickly reacted to the announcement that for the first time an Argentinian, and a Latin American, will be leading the Catholic Church.

Argentina's Jorge Mario Bergoglio Elected Pope

“Palestine in the Heart” of a Uruguayan Activist

6 March 2013

Venezuela: First Reactions to Hugo Chávez's Death

On March 5 the world learned of the death of the president of Venezuela, Hugo Chavez Frias. We collect some of the first reactions shared on social networks, and especially...