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Peru: Alberto Fujimori’s conviction overturned in ‘chicha press’ case
Posted by Colin Post on Aug 17, 2016 1 comment

Peru: Alberto Fujimori’s conviction overturned in ‘chicha press’ case

Peru’s supreme court has overturned a conviction for embezzlement against former President Alberto Fujimori in an infamous scandal of media appropriation. The court annulled Fujimori’s three-year sentence in prison as  Full Article »

Peru convicts journalist on World Press Freedom Day
Posted by Colin Post on May 4, 2016 1 comment

Peru convicts journalist on World Press Freedom Day

A court in Peru found Caretas journalist Rafo Leon guilty of defamation on Tuesday for criticizing a former columnist for the newspaper, El Comercio. A judge in Lima sentenced Leon  Full Article »

New Mario Vargas Llosa novel set in Alberto Fujimori’s Peru
Posted by Colin Post on Jan 28, 2016 Leave a comment

New Mario Vargas Llosa novel set in Alberto Fujimori’s Peru

“Five Corners,” the next novel by Peruvian author Mario Vargas Llosa, deals with corruption and fear during the 1990s government of former President Alberto Fujimori. Vargas’ new novel will create  Full Article »

Mario Vargas Llosa forces retraction from New York Times
Posted by Colin Post on Aug 25, 2015 Leave a comment

Mario Vargas Llosa forces retraction from New York Times

The New York Times has retracted disputed facts published in a review of author Mario Vargas Llosa’s “Notes on the Death of Culture.” Book critic Joshua Cohen called Vargas Llosa  Full Article »