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As Pope Francis find himself under siege from the conservative media for his implication in the abuse cover-up scandal rocking the Vatican, Argentina’s bishops have pledged their solidarity to their embattled compatriot. In an open letter published yesterday, the Conferencia

As the bitter cold weather continues, “Netflix & Chill” is still an entirely appropriate weekend and after-work activity. We should all revel in this lazy opportunity before the sun comes out and there’s societal pressure to actually hang out with …

In her trip to the federal courthouses of Comodoro Py to testify in the context of the “notebooks scandal,” former President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner received shows of support from different political and social leaders that are ideologically aligned with …

Nicolás Fuster is a young Argentine student living in Rome. He has been following the evolution of the abortion debate back home closely—the final vote on whether abortion will be legalized in Argentina will be happening this coming Wednesday— and

In the midst of Argentina’s contentious abortion debate, which will be decided by a final Senate vote on August 8th, the Catholic Church has now called for citizens to publicly demonstrate against the bill.

Throughout the entirety of the debate,

If you are a superstitious person and really hope the Argentina will win the World Cup, I have got bad news for you. The national team has just cancelled a meeting with Pope Francis in Rome, which had been planned …

As we slowly return to our daily routine after a few days of fun and sun(burn), government officials are back to dealing with what they know how to do best in this country: putting out fires.

This morning, it was …

As Pope Francis flew over his native Argentina yesterday, he sent President Mauricio Macri a telegram – in English. The telegram directed Macri to send Argentines “his heartfelt best wishes” and reminded them to “pray for him”.

During his South …

Pope Francis will meet with the family of Santiago Maldonado, the 28 year old Argentine tattoo artist whose body was recently found in the Chubut River after being missing for 78 days. When law enforcement forces were still searching for …