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Bolivia missed you, Evo Morales

Evo Morales, center, is greeted by supporters as he returns to Bolivia.
November 19, 2020

Evo Morales, Bolivia’s first Indigenous president and one of Latin America’s most prominent leftists, recently made a dramatic return to Bolivia after being in exile for a year. Morales was not clear...

As middle class falls, crime rises in Latin America

October 26, 2018

According to the Pew Research Center, the crime rate has fallen in the United States over the past 25 years. However, while rates of violent crime have dropped in the United States, they have stayed high...

Treaty to help land activists

April 13, 2018

On March 4, 2018, 24 Latin American and Caribbean nations signed a treaty ensuring that environmental and land activists in the region will have protection from industries attempting to develop their land. The...

Cesar Chavez banquet celebrates Farmworkers Awareness Week, labor

April 6, 2018

“It’s ironic that those who till the soil, cultivate and harvest the fruits, vegetables and other foods that fill your tables with abundance, have nothing left for themselves,” read the quote from...

Festival showcases diversity

International Festival Fashion Show
April 6, 2018

From the Middle East to Europe, Latin America and Africa, Guilford College’s International Festival provided students and faculty the opportunity to celebrate Guilford’s diversity and learn about a...

Carrie Kahn gives talk on Latin America

Carrie Kahn NPR Journalist As Witness Multimedia Workshop and Conference
March 23, 2018

“Pay attention to what’s going on in Mexico,” said NPR International Correspondent Carrie Kahn, who is based in Mexico City, Mexico. “I think it’s important, the desertion of the U.S. from Latin...

International correspondent opens up on time with NPR

Carrie Kahn
March 16, 2018

“I’ll go.” It was this two-word message that NPR international correspondent Carrie Kahn sent to her editors in Miami before boarding a red-eye flight to Haiti. Kahn was the first NPR reporter...

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