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Faded Glory – The History of British Investment in Argentina

Faded Glory – The History of British Investment in Argentina

Jan 17, 2011

By Brian Berenty Guest Contributor US expat since 2000 Over the course of more than 100 years, England invested billions of dollars in Argentina. Today, Buenos Aires is a shadow of its glorious past. Argentina is like an old girlfriend who kicked you to the curb after you showered her with a fortune in diamonds, furs and expensive clothing over the course of...

Former Argentine Dictator Videla Sentenced To Life By Court

Former Argentine Dictator Videla Sentenced To Life By Court

Dec 27, 2010

By Dominick DalSanto Editor in Chief CORDOBA, Argentina – Jorge Videla, former military dictator of Argentina, was found guilty on Wednesday on charges of committing crimes against humanity during Argentina’s infamous “Dirty War” against left-wing dissidents. The former army general along with a military junta, came to power in a military...

English Documentary About Argentina’s “Dirty War”

English Documentary About Argentina’s “Dirty War”

Dec 12, 2010

The scars of Argentina’s “Dirty War” are everywhere you look in the country. From the plaques on the streets showing where the so tragically termed “Desaparecidos” had lived, and were abducted from, to the Madres de la plaza de mayo, the mothers and grandmothers of these very same people, who still march weekly in front of the...

US Goverment Cable Says”Argentina Awash In Drug Money”

US Goverment Cable Says”Argentina Awash In Drug Money”

Dec 12, 2010

By Dominick DalSanto Editor in Chief BuenosAiresInEnglish.com Argentina has made the front page news across the international media this month with a recently leaked secret U.S. Embassy cable sent from Buenos Aires that bluntly describes Argentina as becoming awash in drug money due to lax prosecution of organized crime. Even going so far as to accuse president...

Inflation In Argentina, Why It Affects Everyone

Inflation In Argentina, Why It Affects Everyone

Nov 23, 2010

Hearing the word Inflation in the developed world, tends to conjure some vague idea of economic problems facing the developing world. But for Argentina a highly developed nation, inflation is a very real problem, that affects every Argentine. Every time you go to the local market to buy food, or out to eat, or look to buy some clothes, you see how the prices are...