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By Ryan Riley BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA –  Shopping at Calle Florida takes shopping to a whole new level. Scarves, futbol jerseys, jewelery, hats and art are just a few of the items that can be purchased here. Most Americans may be … Continue reading
Author: swkly
Posted: September 1, 2010, 1:25 pm
By Ryan Riley BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA –  Futbol is not just a game in Argentina, it is a way of life. For fans in Buenos Aires and throughout Argentina “soccer,”  more widely known around the world as futbol, means more than … Continue reading
Author: swkly
Posted: September 1, 2010, 1:21 pm
by Ryan Riley The U.S. Embassy in Buenos Aires Argentina capitalizes on the new age of media by using social networking.’http://argentina.usembassy.gov/ The Embassy features more than 17,000 fans on their Facebook page alone.http://www.facebook.com/pages/Buenos-Aires-Argentina/Centro-de-Recursos-Informativos-Embajada-de-EEUU-en-Buenos-Aires/39975169920 Facebook and other online social networks act … Continue reading
Author: swkly
Posted: September 1, 2010, 1:18 pm
   by, Hillary Houston         Reporting the truth can mean life or death, but for a journalist, not reporting the truth means no life at all. Uki Goñi, world renowned journalist and author knows of this struggle all too well.   … Continue reading
Author: Hillary Houston
Posted: July 4, 2010, 11:06 pm
by Andy Billmeyer BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA – The title says it all, “the World Cup is everything in Argentina.” Case in point, I was awoken on June 17 by cheers and horns in the streets. Argentina had obviously scored. Pablo … Continue reading
Author: andybillmeyer
Posted: July 1, 2010, 4:31 pm
Author: Mary Coker
Posted: July 1, 2010, 1:28 pm
Thursday June 17, 2010 3:30pm BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA – Blue skies and sunshine are the backdrop at the Plaza de Mayo. The atmosphere sheds beautiful light on the city of Buenos Aires, but today the mood is solemn. The mothers … Continue reading
Author: andybillmeyer
Posted: July 1, 2010, 6:23 am
COLONIA DEL SACRAMENTO, URUGUAY-When visiting a big city, it is easy to be overwhelmed by crowds, noise, and pollution. This can be the case in Buenos Aires, Argentina. However, there is a peaceful retreat that is only a boat ride … Continue reading
Author: Mary Coker
Posted: July 1, 2010, 5:58 am
 by, Hillary Houston       The sun is shining as the icy breeze cuts to the heart, reminding the protesters of Plaza de Mayo of a much colder time in Buenos Aires.      Protestors march, wrapped in blankets clutching each other … Continue reading
Author: Hillary Houston
Posted: July 1, 2010, 2:24 am
By: Ben Dobbs As someone who does not have much experience riding horses the idea of playing polo does not sound that exciting. In fact when I was told that we were going to be playing polo I slightly shrugged … Continue reading
Author: bldobbs
Posted: July 1, 2010, 12:39 am