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Chances are, if you live in Buenos Aires, you probably have at least one craft beer joint in a three block radius around your house, your office, or your university. These places have been exploding all over town over the …

The ever-present tensions between Argentina and Venezuela endured another round this week, with President Mauricio Macri’s announcement of the intention to report his Caribbean counterpart, Nicolás Maduro, to the International Criminal Court (ICC) for alleged crimes against humanity, and the …

Fernando Carneiro’s first classes at the University of Buenos Aires (UBA) left him thinking his dream of becoming a doctor might end abruptly. Teachers spoke quickly, and the words that came of their mouths were seemingly meaningless. “I did not …

While tourists are enjoying the winter break on the snowy ski slopes of Bariloche, simmering unrest between the indigenous Mapuche community and national forces threatens to reach boiling point.

European” Argentina has a complex and dark history in …

As the debate over the bill to legalize and decriminalize abortion continues, the medical sector is in a state of turmoil. Between doctors being shamed for carrying out legal abortions, growing divisions between opposing sides of the debate, and …

As both sides of the debate ramp up their activity in anticipation of the vote on August 8, another public letter has been published calling for Senators to pass the bill to legalize and decriminalize abortion in Argentina.Following Margaret Atwood’s …

While the outcome of the abortion debate in the Senate is still very much anyone’s guess, one thing is becoming crystal-clear: should the bill be passed, implementation will be a whole new struggle. The bill not only seeks to decriminalize …

While there’s no doubt that the pro-life side of the abortion debate has increasingly made its presence felt in recent days, to those on the other side of the issue, it feels like the movement’s arguments are positively medieval. Well, …

The Argentine government released a statement expressing its recognition of Mexico’s elections which took place yesterday and congratulating the President-elect, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, also referred to as AMLO.

According to polls, López Obrador was the favorite to win, and …

It’s hard to believe that nearly two weeks have gone by since Argentina’s Lower House voted to pass the bill legalizing abortion, a momentous step that represented the culmination of years of campaigning by the Campaña nacional por el Derecho