Last year, some 50,000 people were forcefully relocated from here so that the government got a better view on the river and the city gained this new water front. The remaining 20,000 inhabitants of the shanty town (Barrio Ricardo Brugada, commonly known Chacarita) will have to go soon, as well, so there’s nothing done about […]
Пароль: Nothing is as easy as it looks, but nothing is as difficult as we make it.
Archive for November, 2014
Weil mir das Spanischlernen zu langsam vorangeht, lese ich jetzt einfach spanischsprachige Sachbuecher – lateinische Wortähnlichkeiten und vertraute Textteile sind meine Freunde. Am besten ging’s bisher mit einer biographischen Darstellung von Rosa Luxemburg, auch gut war eine Sammlung von Programmtexten und Manifesten der Arbeiterbewegung, jetzt gerade verstehe ich verblüffend viel hiervon (finde es aber zum […]
On the riverside in Pilar. Over there is Argentina – just some hundred meters away, but the next bridge is 200 kilometers upstream, and to reach the place on the other side by road you travel almost 600 kilometers.
Hamburg-Oz died, I know, Paraguay-Oz is alive, though, and is doing things like painting the walls of this gay community center in Asuncion with political (picture: Harvey Milk), Guaraní-mythological (picture: Kurupi) and just nice themes. The place which hosts a clinic and produces educational publications is well-funded by mostly foreign donations – the government is […]