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Articles by Roxana Olivera

Patricio Guzmán's search for the truth

Roxana Olivera meets the documentary filmmaker renowned for delving into Chile’s dark past.

  • November 1, 2015
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‘Life yes, gold no!’

Peru’s gold rush threatens indigenous communities’ right to water. Roxana Olivera meets one of the faces behind the struggle, Máxima Acuña.

  • November 21, 2012
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Hugo Blanco

Leading voice for indigenous rights, Hugo Blanco.

  • January 1, 2011
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A Canadian filmmaker wins damages from the government

Canadian ambassador to Guatemala guilty of slander

  • September 1, 2010
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Cook feels the heat

Canadian ambassador to Guatemala guilty of slander

  • September 1, 2010
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Coffee in the clouds

Roxana Olivera looks at local opposition to foreign mining companies in Ecuador.

  • July 1, 2010
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The great cover-up

A Peruvian journalist was recently jailed in a court case already abandoned by the claimant. So why did Alejandro Carrascal Carrasco end up behind bars? Roxana Olivera digs a little deeper.

  • June 8, 2010
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The Idiot Cycle

The emotion is raw and the message simple: the ‘war on cancer’ is a hoax.

  • March 1, 2010
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Somaly Mam

Somaly Mam has experienced the horrors of sexual slavery. She is now fighting to ensure other young women don’t.

  • March 1, 2010
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The future’s bright… the future’s yellow?!

Roxana Olivera reveals the significance of sunny underwear in Peru’s New Year celebrations.

  • December 22, 2009
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Chemicals of concern

A new US bill is aiming for tough screening of toxic chemicals. Roxana Olivera reports.

  • December 3, 2009
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