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Argentine General and 28 Others Sentenced to Life for Crimes Against Humanity -
World  (tags: crimes against humanity, Argentina, world, terrorism, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

- 47 days ago -
An Argentine court last week sentenced former General Luciano Benjamin Menendez to life in prison for crimes against humanity committed at secret Dirty War-era detention centers in the late 1970s
Influence Abroad American Vulture Funds Feed on Argentina Debt Crisis
World  (tags: Argentina, USA, hedge funds, vulture capitalist, repayment, economics )

- 142 days ago -
It is difficult for ordinary people to link the actions of hedge funds to their everyday lives but in the case of Argentina the decision by vulture funds to hold out for a better repayment deal crippled Argentinas economy affecting nearly everyone.
World  (tags: women, reproductive rights, miscarriage, Argentina, Latin America, South America, injustice, prison, petitions )

- 147 days ago -
A 27-year-old woman by the name of Belen is serving an eight year prison sentence in Argentina following a court's ruling that she was guilty of murder after suffering a miscarriage in a public hospital.
Argentina Asks U.S. To Raise 1994 Bombing With Iran
World  (tags: Argentina, USA, Iran, AMIA Jewish centre bombing, crime, death, news, terrorism, violence, world )

- 612 days ago -
Argentina wants the United States to help investigate the 1994 bombing of the AMIA Jewish community centre by raising it with Iran during negotiations about Iran's nuclear program.
Urgent ACTION: The Guarani Need Their Land!
World  (tags: human rights, ancestral land, indigenous tribe, Guarani, Paraguay, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil )

- 697 days ago -
Guarani leaders are singled out, attacked and killed by ranchers' gunmen as a result of their campaign for their ancestral land to be mapped out and returned to them.
Argentine Activists Win First Round Against Monsanto Plant
World  (tags: world, politics, acitvism, Argentina, SouthAMerica )

- 1001 days ago -
Residents of a town in Argentina have won the first victory in their fight against biotech giant Monsanto, but they are still at battle stations, aware that winning the war is still a long way off.
Greg Palast On Vulture Capitalism   video
World  (tags: Greg Palast, Keiser Report, Max keiser, Goldman Sachs, John Paulson, Obama, Jamie Dimon, JP Morgan, Paul Singer, Argentina )

- 1131 days ago -
Max talks to journalist, author and filmmaker, Greg Palast, about Goldman Sachs and John Paulson and about Obama intervening in the case of vulture capitalist Paul Singer versus Argentina only in order to help out Jamie Dimon and JP Morgan.
Travelogue: Argentina
World  (tags: Argentina, journey, photographs )

- 1227 days ago -
A very good photo journey through Argentina.
Argentina Presses Claim to Falkland Islands, Accusing UK of Colonialism
World  (tags: world, politics, Falklands DIspute, Britain, Argentina, colonialism, territorial dispute, news, conflict, government )

- 1386 days ago -
Argentinian President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner is once again calling on the UK to hand back the Falkland Islands -- known in Argentina as Las Malvinas -- accusing Britain of blatant colonialism.
From Argentina to Greece: A Global Roller-Coaster
World  (tags: Argentina, Greece, Banking, conflict, economy, ethics, finance, freedoms, humanrights, politics, society, UnitedNations, violence, world )

- 1440 days ago -
The fund claimed that Argentina owed it $350 million, and offered to let the ship leave if Argentina's government put up a $20 million bond to be forfeited. EM´s CEO is Paul Elliot Singer, who specializes in piling up insolvent country debt.
The Shots Heard Round the World: Argentina's Radical Banking Reforms
World  (tags: Argentina, banking, economics, ethics, finance reform, freedoms, government, human rights, politics )

- 1553 days ago -
The reforms, adopted in March, may be the first shots fired in a quiet revolution in monetary policy. If successful, they could threaten to overturn 25 years of conservative central bank policies that have long been considered best practice by the IMF->
Oil in Falklands Islands Renews Territorial Tensions
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, conflict, news, oil, geopolitics, UK, Argentina, The Falkland Islands, interesting, government )

- 1745 days ago -
As the possibility of an oil rush in their icy waters grows, the Falklands Islands are once again at the center of a diplomatic spat between the United Kingdom and Argentina.
Argentina:New Law on Violence Against Women
World  (tags: Women, Argentina, law, rights, interesting, humans, abuse, culture, ethics, family, freedoms, government, goodnews, safety, society, women, violence, news, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict )

- 2777 days ago -
"was necessary, in order to continue making progress, and to send out a clear message to the justice system, that it must act quickly."
Liliana Bodoc Nominee Hans Christian Andersen Award 2009
World  (tags: Argentina, author, Awards, Literature, international, culture, world, women, interesting, news, arts, celebrity, children, society, interesting )

- 2794 days ago -
The talent of Argentina's Liliana Bodoc has no bounds. Evidenced by the numerous awards and honors she received from the publication of the confines of the saga, the first volume published in 2000.
Jail Terms in Argentina Landmark 'Stolen Baby' Case
World  (tags: fascism, Argentina, stolen children )

- 3122 days ago -
Numerous young women arrested while pregnant during the country's 1976-1983 military dictatorship gave birth in captivity and were never seen again. Some 500 "stolen babies" were given to families close to the ruling military junta.

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