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Entries with Keyword madres de la plaza de mayo

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 …

Macri and Larreta’s governments are once again feeling the wrath of the Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo. In fact, cofounder Hebe de Bonafini has actually threatened to blow up the Casa Rosada this time.

So, what’s it all about? …

In a long-awaited gesture, President Mauricio Macri received the President of the Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo, Estela de Carlotto, at his Quinta de Olivos home yesterday evening. His meeting with the iconic human rights leader comes at …

Walking across Plaza de Mayo, the iconic heart of the microcentro in Buenos Aires, you find yourself surrounded by living history: The Casa Rosada,  Argentina’s pink Presidential palace, the National Bank, the Piramide de Mayo column celebrating the revolution. …