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Category Archives: Journalist Diary

Remembering Pechito

In 2012, the brilliant Natasha Ali wanted to make a video of Pechito, a friendly man who lived on the corner near her home in Buenos Aires.

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July 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Politics and Art: The Role of the Arts in Promoting Human Rights and Exposing Injustices

A post about the panel discussion, “Politics and Art: The Role of the Arts in Promoting Human Rights and Exposing Injustices.”

March 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

A new camera, and a video blog post

I finally got a new camera. A Nikon D5200, and for the first time, my SLR takes video, too. Here’s the first video I’ve filmed and edited with it.

January 23, 2014 · 3 Comments

Groggy restart

Hello, limited followers. It has been a long break, but after suggestions from friends I’ve decided to bring my rusty fingers back to the blog.

January 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

The fourth estate.

On Monday – three days after the Paraguay president, Fernando Lugo, was impeached – my partner, another family member and I took a tour of the ABC Color office with journalist Pedro Gómez Silgueira.

June 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Impeachment or Coup? Deciphering the Voices in the Paraguayan Media

As the continent comes to terms with Lugo’s removal, I analyse the war of words being fought in Paraguay for the Argentina Independent.

June 30, 2012 · 1 Comment

Paraguayan history, as far as I can tell.

“In order to understand the situation in Paraguay today, you have to understand its history.”

June 26, 2012 · 1 Comment