Regions / Argentina
Argentina's nationalization of a renegade energy company evokes outrage in the international press.
Is a superpower confrontation over the Falkland islands a real possibility?
Washington hues to 50-year-old convention for abolishing a centuries-old indigenous practice.
Kirchner was one of the few global south leaders to successfully challenge international financial institutions, and get away with it.
Argentine leader Nestor Kirchner refused to pay back international creditors and became a hero in the Global South, writes columnist Walden Bello.
Nestor Kirchner revived his country's economy.
Thanks to the tireless efforts of family members of his victims who teamed up with lawyers, artists, activists, elected officials, journalists and others in Chile and elsewhere, the dictator has made life harder for other dictators.
brief review of Argentina's decline from poster child of the IMF and Wall Street during most of the 1990s
The new IMF prescription of fiscal austerity and no capital controls makes little economic sense.
Sparked by the government's latest economic policies, which restricted the amount of money people could withdraw from their bank accounts, political demonstrations and the looting of grocery stores spread across the country.