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Peru’s new president to take charge of divided country ravaged by Covid

Pedro Castillo saw off an ugly, Trump-style revolt against his victory and must now try to unite the country After nearly two months of waiting,…

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Exploring the Avant-Folk Scene in Uruguay

These artists take the nueva canción tradition in new directions. Read full story on the Bandcamp Daily. Source: https://daily.bandcamp.com/scene-report/uruguay-avant-folk-scene-report Indie Brew found this story and…

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Chile to begin ‘beautiful challenge’ of drafting new constitution

New constitutional assembly in deeply polarised nation must learn to work together and build trust, experts say. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/7/4/chile-beautiful-challenge-of-drafting-new-constitution Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Brazilian potential presidential candidate announces he is gay

Governor Eduardo Leite of Rio Grande do Sul could challenge Jair Bolsonaro, who has espoused anti-gay rhetoric. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/7/2/brazilian-potential-presidential-candidate-announces-he-is-gay Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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U.S. ships first 2 million Pfizer COVID vaccine doses to Peru

The Biden administration will begin shipping 2 million doses of the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine abroad Monday, with the first batch expected to arrive in Peru…

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Peru election: supporters of rival candidates throng streets amid dispute over result

Peruvians backing socialist Pedro Castillo and rightwinger Keiko Fujimori march in Lima as electoral jury set to decide poll outcome Supporters of Peru’s rival presidential…

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Peru vote review to resume as country braces for protests

Supporters of presumed president-elect Pedro Castillo and right-wing Keiko Fujimori are taking to streets of Lima. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/6/26/peru-vote-review-to-resume-as-country-braces-for-protests Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Fed up, Argentina’s domestic workers demand a better deal

Argentina’s domestic workers, badly hit by the coronavirus pandemic, are unionising for better pay and job security.  Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/economy/2021/6/24/fed-up-argentinas-domestic-workers-demand-a-better-deal Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Uruguay accused of squandering early Covid success amid deadly surge

The tiny country has the highest death rate in Latin America after the centre-right government abandoned social restrictions Enrique Soto, a senior cardiologist in Uruguay…

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Covid live: Brazil passes 500,000 deaths; 70% of England’s adults ‘should be fully vaccinated by 19 July’

Protests in Brazil as confirmed death toll soars past half a million; most adults should be double-vaccinated by England lockdown lifting date Under-18s could be…

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Uproar after Argentina president says ‘Brazilians came from the jungle’

Misjudged comments to prime minister of Spain sought to play up the South American country’s ties with Europe Argentina’s president, Alberto Fernández, has triggered a…

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Amazon-dwellers lived sustainably for 5,000 years

Indigenous people lived sustainably in the tropical Amazon rainforest for more than 5,000 years, a study shows. Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-57388939 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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Argentina sends out DNA kits in drive to identify thousands ‘disappeared’ under dictatorship

Move is part of groundbreaking effort to name 30,000 murdered by regime after 1976 coup The Argentinian government has sent hundreds of DNA testing kits…

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Brazil: aerial photos reveal devastation by goldminers on indigenous land

About 20,000 prospectors operate illegally in Yanomami reserve near Venezuela border, say activists Rare and disturbing aerial photographs have laid bare the devastation being inflicted…

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China is using Covid-19 vaccine to flex its muscles in America’s backyard, experts say

Latin American officials say China has pushed their countries to cut ties with Taiwan in return for badly needed Covid-19 vaccines. Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/china-using-vaccines-push-its-agenda-latin-america-u-s-n1268146 Droolin’ Dog…

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Argentina announces strict coronavirus lockdown amid case surge

Businesses, schools and social activities will be suspended from Saturday until May 31 as new COVID infections surge. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/5/21/argentina-announces-strict-pandemic-lockdown-after-case-surge Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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Where’s the beef? Argentina limits beef exports

The government is limiting beef exports temporarily to try to tame runaway inflation that’s nearing 50 percent annually. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/economy/2021/5/18/wheres-the-beef-argentina-limits-beef-exports Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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Chile chooses independents to draft new constitution

Ruling coalition loses out as Chile prepares to rewrite constitution following mass protests against inequality in 2019. Source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/5/17/chile-ruling-coalition-heading-for-upset-in-constitutional-vote Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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25 Colombia police stations vandalized and dozens injured as unrest continues

23 protesters and one police officer killed after general strike over unpopular tax reform met with heavy-handed response Twenty-five police stations in Colombia’s capital city…

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The New Sound of Ambient in Argentina

Eight Argentinian artists building upon their country’s rich history of experimental music. Read full story on the Bandcamp Daily. Source: https://daily.bandcamp.com/scene-report/argentina-ambient-music-list Indie Brew found this…

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Political chaos and poverty leave South America at virus’s mercy

President Jair Bolsonaro’s prediction that the crisis was nearing an end was misguided in Brazil and many of its neighbours Coronavirus – latest updates See…

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They are killing our forest, Brazilian tribe warns

The Awa, who have been called “the most threatened tribe on earth”, face fresh challenges in Brazil. Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-56847952 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story…

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