A letter of appreciation to my personal hero after reading The Storyteller.

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To say I wasn’t always as impressed with the man’s work as I am today would be an understatement.

It was around 1996 and my big sister was going through her angsty Nirvana phase. Wearing flannel, a pair of Levi’s 501s and a bomber jacket, her hair with that poor…

When it comes to Latin America, international analysts don’t see the forest for the ideology.

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Earlier this week, Project Syndicate published Nobel-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz’s op-ed on “Argentina’s COVID Miracle,” arguing that, under the “center-left” Peronist government, the country has made an incredible economic recovery after four years of bad management.

The nerve.

Stiglitz is not only very selective with the information he presents in…

A short story.

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The jungle decides when to give life, and when to take it away.

In Juan’s hand, the machete glistened whenever the few rays of direct sunlight that managed to penetrate the jungle touched it. He made his way expertly through the plants, cutting as little as possible, disturbing the peace…

Taru Anniina Liikanen

Finnish by birth, porteña at heart. Recovering political ghostwriter. Bad jokes my own. Tips welcome: https://ko-fi.com/taruanniina

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