Tag: argentina

  • The Great Argentine Central Bank Smash

    The Great Argentine Central Bank Smash

    Latin America is a messy, culturally-rich, and prickly place. Though it is blessed with bountiful resources in its sprawling jungles, deserts, and jagged mountains, it has for most of its history been caught in the oscillating winds of colonial powers and external forces. While the 19th century saw the withering influence of Spanish colonialism against…

  • The Innocents Abroad Episode 3: The Interviews — Fergus Hodgson

    Todor is off hunting for a place to stay in the hills of South Africa. He’ll be back next time.  This week, Yaël talks to longtime friend and fellow expat, writer, and adventurer Fergus Hodgson. He’s far from his homeland of New Zealand, having lived in the U.S., Canada, and all over Latin America over…