SUMMARY: A look at two artifacts of classism: car ownership and domestic servants.
SUMMARY: Describing classism, status, and the importance of (perceived) social class in Latin America.
SUMMARY: Discussing the link between poverty and sex tourism, and whether sex tourism is necessary in impoverished countries.
SUMMARY: Over 70 pics of the socialist graffiti that decorates Colombia’s National University in Bogota.
SUMMARY: Description of congestion in Bogota in the context of an eye-opening, visionary speech by urban development genius and mayoral candidate Enrique Peñalosa.
SUMMARY: I discuss social cleansing in Colombia, which Wikipedia defines as “the elimination of ‘undesirable’ social elements, such as criminals, homosexuals, and the homeless.”
SUMMARY: Two of the more interesting incidents of public urination in Peru described.
SUMMARY: The combis, Peruvian buses, struck in Arequipa, stopping life as we know it.
SUMMARY: Discussing the domestic servant industry in Arequipa, Peru.
SUMMARY: Some ugly details of Peru’s human rights record.