Latin America

Drug War in Mexico: A Bounty on Bloggers

Mexicans use blogs, Facebook and Twitter to battle the media’s silence about the war on drugs.

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Peru: The Power of Citizens

Engaged and mobilised citizens can change the world we live in: four examples from Peru.

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Interview: Participatory Budgeting

When citizens decide on the communal budget

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Environmental Activists Take Back the Power

Governments are no longer the ones who rule the world, the power shifted to global megacorporations.

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Colombia: The Most Destructive Weapon

Colombians have long been ruled by fear. Now they are breaking free.

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