This Peruvian is Redefining "Malcriadas" as Kick-Ass Revolutionary Women
This Peruvian is Redefining "Malcriadas" as Kick-Ass Revolutionary Women
By Raquel Reichard | 01/27/2016 - 14:04

Remember when your parents used to call you “malcriada” when you misbehaved? That word has such a negative connotation, something Peruvian woman Kelly Elfaro hopes to change.


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Why Peruvian Sex Worker Ángela Villón is Running for Congress
Why Peruvian Sex Worker Ángela Villón is Running for Congress
By Raquel Reichard | 01/14/2016 - 09:24

Ángela Villón Bustamonte, a candidate for Peru’s congress, wants to increase women’s rights in her country.


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Traveling to Machu Picchu? Here's What the Travel Guides Won't Tell You
The Ultimate Travel Guide To Machu Picchu
By Amanda Cargill | 01/12/2016 - 11:21

So you’re going to Machu Picchu, eh? Good for you!


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American Man Arrested For Operating Sex Trafficking Ring In Peru
American Man Arrested For Operating Sex Trafficking Ring in Peru
By Cristina Arreola | 12/10/2015 - 10:37

On Saturday, authorities apprehended an American man and five Peruvian citizens for operating a sex trafficking ring that paired foreigners with young women and girls — some as young as four years old. 


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Peruvian Government Creating Registry for Victims of Forced Sterilization
Peru is Creating a Registry for Victims of Forced Sterilization
By Raquel Reichard | 11/12/2015 - 11:57

Peru is finally taking serious measures against the forced


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Peruvian Beach Snacks (aka How to Eat Like a King at the Playa)
The Most Delicious Peruvian Beach Snacks
By The Latin Kitchen | 08/28/2015 - 10:12

Though snacks vary by country and region — think paletas in Mexico and piraguas in Puerto Rico — they're a time-honored tradition in every part of the world where there's sea and sand.


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Jungle Cuisine: Check Out the Wild Foods of the Amazon
Jungle Cuisine: Check Out the Wild Foods of the Amazon
By The Latin Kitchen | 04/24/2015 - 09:35

What does one eat in the Peruvian Amazon? Jungle cuisine, of course. And what is jungle cuisine? Larvae, leaves, and root vegetables, of course!


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Catcalling In Peru Could Land You In Jail For 12 Years
Catcalling in Peru Could Land You in Jail for 12 Years
By Cindy Rodriguez | 03/13/2015 - 10:10

Catcalling in this South American country might finally come to a halt as a new law has been passed that could land those convicted up to a whopping 12 years in jail. 


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Top Fine Dining Restaurants in Cusco, Peru
Top Fine Dining Restaurants in Cusco, Peru
By The Latin Kitchen | 02/25/2015 - 09:35

Peru has been on the radar of global foodies for a while now, thanks in large part to Chef Gastón Acurio and Mistura, Cusco's very large and increasingly popular annual food festival.


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Matt Nathanson's New Music Video Helps Bring Hearing Aids to Peru
Matt Nathanson's New Music Video Helps Bring Hearing Aids to Peru
By Cristina Arreola | 11/11/2014 - 11:08

When Matt Nathanson began brainstorming ideas for his newest music video, he started to think of ways he could give back to the global community.


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