Sara Shahriari
7/4/12
UPDATED JULY 9, 2012: Marchers who walked for two months to reach Bolivian President Evo Morales' doorstep in protest of a road that would cut through the National Park and Indigen...
Sara Shahriari
6/26/12
Update June 27, 2012: More than 1,000 indigenous marchers entered the Bolivian city of La Paz today, after a police strike that delayed the march ended early in the morning...

The rainforest is alive, from the humid, black earth underfoot to the peaks of the tallest trees.

Sara Shahriari
6/6/12
A once close relationship between Bolivia's Aymara Indian President Evo Morales and some indigenous groups that backed his rise to the presidency is now damaged...
Sara Shahriari
5/14/12
Brown, rolling plains that seem to stretch on to eternity are suddenly broken by the brilliant blue of Lake Titicaca...
Sara Shahriari
5/10/12
Evo Morales promised a new economic policy based on indigenous principles and an aggressive redistribution of natural resource wealth to benefit all Bolivians when he became the co...
Sara Shahriari
3/30/12
Five months after their 350-mile march ended in apparent victory, hundreds of people from Bolivia's eastern lowlands have decided to protest again...
Sara Shahriari
2/19/12
Bolivians made some radical changes over the past decade. They protested and died to prevent the government from exporting cheap natural gas...
Emily Alpert
2/8/12
If a man kills another man in the harsh high plains of Jesús de Machaca or the lush lowlands of Beni, the people who catch him might not call the police...
Rick Kearns
1/21/12
Bolivia’s new president of the Magistrates' Council, the judicial body that provides administrative and disciplinary supervision of the judges and magistrates in the country, is in...

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