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Articles by Emma Conn

Is it that time again already? Just hours after the bill to legalize abortion was defeated in Senate, Río Negro Senator Miguel Ángel Pichetto swiftly moved along on to the next order of the day, announcing that he will be …

As we wake up to the news that the bill to decriminalize and legalize abortion in Argentina has been defeated in Senate by 38 votes to 31 and the pro-choice movement wipes the green face-paint from tear-stained cheeks, it’s easy …

Things are going from bad to worse for Cristina Kirchner and her last name’s legacy. Embroiled in various corruption cases and with lawmakers in Congress arguing whether to strip her of congressional immunity, now international voices have joined the …

Despite the news last week that the bill to decriminalize and legalize abortion will most certainly be defeated in the Argentine Senate on Wednesday, continued flip-flopping from Senators means that the final result is still uncertain.

The latest Senator to …

It was always going to be close, but now we finally have confirmation: yesterday Juan Carlos Romero, the Peronist Senator for Salta, finally confirmed that next Wednesday he would vote against the bill to legalize abortion . This means that …

For months, the Museum of Contemporary Art (MACBA) had been looking fairly lonely in San Telmo while its older, more-established neighbor was undergoing a much-needed expansion and facelift. However, the Museo de Arte Moderno (MAMBA) is back with a vengeance, …

The extensive coverage of the abortion debate in Argentina has captivated the attention of a nation where just a few years ago, such an event would have been unthinkable.

The mobilization that it has inspired on both sides of the …

With just over one week before Argentina’s Senate votes on the bill to legalize abortion, the pro-choice and pro-life camps are neck in neck, with the future outcome resting in the hands of the as of yet unconfirmed Senators.

The …

It is the case that continues to divide Argentina. Just a few days before the first anniversary of Santiago Maldonado’s disappearance, a new expert analysis of his autopsy has cast the official findings into doubt, threatening to reignite the …

Whatever your position on the abortion debate, the power of the pañuelo verde – the green handkerchief which has become emblematic of the campaign for the decriminalization and legalization of abortion – cannot be denied. The pañuelo’s symbolic strength such …