Reflections from the streets on International Women’s Day
The foreign tourist dollar rate remains in place, but glitches in some apps and delayed reimbursements are causing confusion.
Nine injured as guards prevent protesters from marching to Lago Escondido
Protesters marching to demand access to Lake Escondido were violently repressed by members of private security for private landowners at a path leading to the lake, where British magnate Joe Lewis built his Patagonian mansion. Nine people were hurt. Under Argentine law, lakes are public and access has …
Fugitive indigenous activist Facundo Jones Huala detained in El Bolsón
Indigenous rights activist Facundo Jones Huala was detained in El Bolsón, Río Negro, after hiding from the Chilean justice for a year. A police team from Rio Negro found him in a house in El Bolsón, a town of 18,000 people, after several months of searching, in a …