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Flashback: The Disappeared

TGS had the lucky opportunity to see the first public discussion from both sides of the “Disappeared” of the Dirty War. During this time thousands citizens were captured, tortured, and murdered for information needed by the government. Two men, Luís and Enrique, spoke about their experience with the Dirty War and afterwards I looked a little deeper and past … Continue reading

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Flashback: Argentine Fútbol Notes

Argentina is extremely passionate about the game of fútbol. Following are notes I took after attending an amazingly fun and interesting game in September 2012. two rival teams (River Plate and Boca Juniors) each team’s fans have their own seating in the stadium rival team has poor viewing conditions small area with only one unsanitary restroom no concession stand … Continue reading

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American Independence Day

On July 4th, 1776, Americans declared separation from Britain and from that day forth announced their independence as a country. Over 200 years later, proud Americans continue to rejoice and celebrate our independence on this date, expressing our culture and values fourfold. A country already decorated in the star spangled banner year round explodes into a pattern … Continue reading