Genocide It Is

What do you think of when you hear the word – genocide? Auschwitz, Darfur, Rwanda? How about Goni and El Alto? The Attorney General’s office in Bolivia has six months to present the case of genocide against former President Gonzalo “Goni” Sanchez de Lozada. The Bolivian Congress insisted he should be accused of genocide –… Continue reading Genocide It Is

Speaking Up

During my backpacking time in Peru in 2001, schedules would change and decisions would be made instantly. Going with the flow would be my modus operandi. As a result, I would usually have to take what was available in terms of transportation. On my way back to Puno and the Bolivian border, the last bus… Continue reading Speaking Up