Posts By: Roque Planas

Latin America News Dispatch on GritTV

Latin America News Dispatch co-founder Roque Planas appeared on GritTV with Laura Flaunders on a panel with NYU professor Greg Grandin and Queens College professor Sujatha Fernandes. The panel discussed […] Read More >

Chileans Go To the Polls for a Presidential Election Tomorrow

The New York Times reports that Conservative Sebastián Piñera currently leads the polls with 44% in Chile’s presidential elections, but no candidate is expected to win by simple majority in […] Read More >

Dame Pa’ Matala Brings Venezuelan Hip Hop, Revolutionary Message To New York City (Video)

NEW YORK–Dame Pa’ Matala brought their unique blend of Venezuelan rhythms and revolutionary hip hop to New York City’s Aaron Davis Hall on Nov. 2, 2009. Meet the band, hear […] Read More >