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In the land of Tango
Globe Latin America

In the land of Tango

Our journey to Buenos Aires from London began on a stuffy British Airways flight lasting fifteen very long hours. However almost as soon as we stepped foot on to Argentinean soil our acidic moods evaporated and we were captivated by the enveloping passion of what I consider to be the […]

Two centuries of independence
Listings United Kingdom

Two centuries of independence

2010 represents a milestone in Latin America’s history as much of the continent celebrated their bicentenary of freedom from the Spanish Empire. The Latin American Bicentary Group is looking back on this momentous occasion with an upcoming talk on “Latin American Independence 200 Years after Bolivar’s Visit to London”, headed […]

Reporters working abroad
Latin America Trade Unions

Reporters working abroad

The London Photographer’s Branch will be holding their November meeting on the 30th with a focus on international issues for journalists. The National Union of Journalists’ London Photographers’ Branch is a collective of photographers who meet monthly to discuss and debate any protruding factors that come with being a photojournalist. […]

Joel Linares and grassroots organisations
Struggles United Kingdom

Joel Linares and grassroots organisations

The Alborada Organisation, focused on independent coverage of Latin American issues, will host a discussion with community activist Joel Linares at the Union Tavern, Clerkenwell, London on Thursday 2 December 2010. In 1989, people in the Venezuelan community of Caracas stood in opposition against a rigorous economic programme. The opposition […]