Estela de Carlotto’s Grandson Found

Estela de Carlotto’­s Grandson Found

After a 35-year search, the head of Abuelas de Plaza de Mayo, Estela de Carlotto, found her grandson, whose mother had been killed by the dictatorship.

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The BRICS Bank and China’s Increasing Clout in Latin America

The BRICS Bank and China’s Increasing Clout in Latin America

The BRICS Development Bank agreed in Brazil marks another step towards a new global financial system, while China extends its influence in Latin America. Kamilia Lahrichi reports.

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Argentina, Turning its Back on Ecology: Interview with Sergio Federovisky

Argentina, Turning its Back on Ecology: Interview with Sergio Federovisky

Kristie Robinson sat down with one of Argentina's most respected environmental journalists to talk to him about his new book, and where the country stands on environmental issues in general.

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Editorial: Debunking Mark Lynas

Editorial: Debunking Mark Lynas

Kristie Robinson responds to yesterday's Buenos Aires Herald interview with Mark Lynas, and picks apart some of his arguments.

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On Now: Ramón Ayala

On Now: Ramón Ayala

Artist Marcos López's directorial debut 'Ramón Ayala' is playing throughout June at Malba, with subtitles in English. Wendy Gosselin reviews the film, and finds it to be a visual delight.

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On Now: ArteBA 2014

On Now: ArteBA 2014

George Nelson visits this year's edition of ArteBA, one of South America's leading art fairs, on now in Palermo.

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Anti-Chevron Day Marked by Protests

Anti-Chevron Day Marked by Protests

Wednesday saw protests take place in Buenos Aires and Neuquén against oil giant Chevron as part of International Anti-Chevron Day, a global movement against the corporation.

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On Now: Feria Puro Diseño

On Now: Feria Puro Diseño

South America's leading design fair opened yesterday in Buenos Aires, and Agus López Binaghi went along to see what cutting-edge things were on display.

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On Now: Joseph Beuys at PROA

On Now: Joseph Beuys at PROA

The exhibition 'Joseph Beuys. Works 1955–1985' is on at Fundación PROA until June. Don't miss the chance to see the work of one of the most important and revolutionary European artists of the last century.

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Verón and Zanetti Call Full Time on Glittering Careers

Verón and Zanetti Call Full Time on Glittering Careers

Mark Orton looks back at the long and illustrious careers of Juan Sebastián Verón and Javier Zanetti, two of Argentina’s most iconic footballers of their generation.

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In the week that Estela de Carlotto, president of the Abuelas de Plaza de Mayo, found her grandson, ending a 36-year search, we revisit Vicky Gashe's 2010 article on the human rights organisation.

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