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The UN declares August 30th the International Day of the Disappeared, but Latin America has been no foreigner to forced disappearances on any day.

INTERNATIONAL DAY of the DISAPPEARED: Latin America Past and Present

The United Nations General Assembly Resolution 65/209 declares August 30th the International Day of the Disappeared. Yet for the past century, Latin America has been no foreigner to forced disappearances…








Cafu holds aloft the 2002 World Cup in Japan.

Sport: Latin American World Cup Guide

As the World Cup kicks off this week in Brazil, Pulsamerica examines the chances of the Latin American teams participating in the tournament this year Cafu holds aloft the 2002…


A young man running away after setting fire to an improvised barricade. The burning barricade prompted the police to cross the bridge and take action against the 'protestors'

Chile: Students march, children fight

Violence followed a peaceful march by students on May 8, 2014 in Concepción, Chile.  Thursday May 8 saw the first nationally-organised direct action by Chilean students for free and higher-quality…