Wichipedia: Indigenous Injustice in Formosa

Wichipedia: Indigenous Injustice in Formosa

Darío Aranda looks into the anomalies in the case of five Wichí brothers from an indigenous community in oil-rich Formosa who have been detained since a violent police operation in July.

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Operation Condor: Justice for Transnational Crimes in South America

Operation Condor: Justice for Transnational Crimes in South America

The Operation Condor trial in Buenos Aires has implications for justice and accountability in Argentina but also for the rest of South America. Dr Francesca Lessa reports.

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Erasing Dad, A Review

Erasing Dad, A Review

Ahead of this week's release, Wendy Gosselin reviews the controversial documentary 'Borrando a Papá' and interviews director Ginger Gentile and producer Gabriel Balanovsky.

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Latin American Nations Commit to Climate Action at UN Summit

Latin American Nations Commit to Climate Action at UN Summit

Latin American heads of state expressed their commitment to fight climate change and lambasted industrialised nations for not abiding by environmental regulations at the UN climate summit in New York.

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La Aurora: A New Dawn

La Aurora: A New Dawn

A visit to an agroecological farm in Buenos Aires province proves that there is an alternative to soy, showing it's possible to work the land in an efficient and profitable way without agrochemicals or fertilisers.

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Central America’s Northern Triangle: The Region of Those Who Run (Part I)

Central America’s Northern Triangle: The Region of Those Who Run (Part I)

In an English-language exclusive for The Indy, El Salvador's 'El Faro' investigates Central America's migration crisis, telling the inside story of those who are running away.

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Central America’s Northern Triangle: The Region of Those Who Run (Part II)

Central America’s Northern Triangle: The Region of Those Who Run (Part II)

In part II of this English-language exclusive for The Indy, El Salvador's 'El Faro' digs further into Central America's migration crisis, seeking answers for why so many people are running away.

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Author Spotlight: Jessica Talbot

Author Spotlight: Jessica Talbot

Sarah Moses catches up with New Zealand author and psychologist Jessica Talbot, whose new book 'Picaflor' describes her search for 'home' in South America.

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On Now: Allende, Death of a President

On Now: Allende, Death of a President

On a new anniversary of the 1973 coup, Celina Andreassi talks to Jorge Booth, the actor playing late Chilean president Salvador Allende in this theatre play that goes through the last minutes of his life.

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Things You Learn When You Live In Argentina

Things You Learn When You Live In Argentina

If you spend some time in Argentina as an expat, you will acquire many exotic new facts, some of which you could never have imagined before. Daniel Tunnard helps speed up the learning process...

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