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What the empire didn't hear: US spying and resistance in Latin America
Although it may have been the case before, Latin America is no longer Washington's "backyard".
Last updated: 29 Jul 2013 11:32 GMT
What is Washington up to in the Chaco region?
Cables released by WikiLeaks show a strong US interest in vast area spanning Paraguay, Bolivia and northern Argentina.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2012 14:06 GMT
US base fracas exposes Argentine vulnerability
The recently shelved deal over a military facility hints at the potential US manipulation of domestic politics.
Last updated: 23 Jun 2012 16:00 GMT
Is it time to occupy the highways?
'Occupy' protesters might want to look at the case of Argentina, where activists used roadblocks as a successful tactic.
Last updated: 30 Nov 2011 14:57 GMT
Argentina's incumbent poised for re-election
Cristina Kirchner's popularity ahead of Sunday's vote is attributed to her government's social and economic policies.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2011 11:13 GMT
Curbing foreign ownership of farmland
As international food prices continue to soar, land purchases by foreign investors face ban in much of Latin America.
Last updated: 22 May 2011 12:46 GMT
Argentine Free Book Movement woos readers
In Buenos Aires, the 'City of Books', a novel idea sees books left in public places for readers to pick up and enjoy.
Last updated: 07 May 2011 14:21 GMT
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Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
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In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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