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Entries with Keyword escrache

Before briefing Congress on President Mauricio Macri’s administration’s policies over the past four months, Cabinet Chief Marcos Peña expressed the government’s disapproval of the escraches, or public heckling, against Carlos Zannini, the former vice presidential candidate for the Victory Front …

The public heckling of key Victory Front (FpV) politician Carlos Zannini has sparked national conversation about escraches — a word that has no real English translation but its verb form, escrachar, means to negatively expose or publicly accuse someone