Thursday, May 27, 2010
Can the magic of a Mundial make a Steelers fan jump on the Argentine Futbol bandwagon?
Who will turn out campeonato when Futbol y Football face off?
Wednesday, May 26, 2010
"Dios quiso que yo fuese la presidente durante del bicentenario " and other bold lies...
During her speech at Argentina's Bicentennial Celebration, Christina Kirchner, the (co)president of Argentina, said that "God wanted me to be the president during the bicentennial."
This audacity of divine rule also extended into the demarcation of the Argentine identity, the continued invisibilization of Afro-Argentines, and their historical contributions to society.
Monday, May 24, 2010
Saturday, May 22, 2010
Two Cape Verdean youth political action groups held a historic meeting. Due to political feud and differences in ideology it had been quite a time since the two groups had worked together.
Instead of talking politics, I played with my adopted baby Tuti, who is my twin when I was younger.Check out the highlights of the event...
Thursday, May 20, 2010
Saturday, May 15, 2010
I went for an academic conference and I found my homeland. After visiting Salvador de Bahia for five days, it seems impossible that I won't return there to live for at least a while. If I end up spending the rest of my life there...I wouldn't mind a bit.
Understand why I started taking Portuguese classes upon my return...