From Spanish blogger Rosa J.C. during her trip to Cochabamba [es]. (Bold-my emphasis). Se trata de un personaje controvertido, con una reconocida labor como alcalde de la ciudad pero con un polémico pasado como militar. Al margen de su vehemencia su “american way”, ¿sabeis que es lo que más me llamó la atención? ¡Tenía un… Continue reading Manfred and his iPhone.
Little has been written on this blog about the project Voces Bolivianas in Bolivia, which helps teach the use of this media to members of underrepresented groups in Bolivia. The pilot project in El Alto recently concluded, and there are preparations for the next session of workshops in January. Over the course of the past… Continue reading Voces Bolivianas in Santa Cruz
This song is killing me right now…in a good way. One of my favorite songs at this moment is this chacerera from
Martin Santarelli has an excellent photo set on his Flickr of the rally in downtown Buenos Aires. Check out the obelisco in the distance. This certainly is not La Paz… Photo by Martin Santarelli and used under a Creative Commons license.
By chance, I ran into this march along the Avenida Corrientes in Buenos Aires. More than anything the pedestrians and motorists were annoyed by the disruption along the very busy thoroughfare in the Argentine capital. However, there was no noticeable ‘booing’ or the Latin American equivalent – “whistling”. Today there was another march by Argentine… Continue reading Bolivian Community Protest in Buenos Aires