Once victors, now victims. How do the Argentine military remember their recent past?

Picture: Operativo Independencia, to dismantle the ERP. Tucumán, Argentina (1975) | Public domain By Valentina Salvi, an assistant researcher at CIS-CONICET / IDES. Associate Professor of Social Theory “Georg Simmel” of the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Buenos Aires and of Sociology of Culture of the Department of Art and Culture of the …

Left Unsettled. Confessions of Armed Revolutionaries

Picture: Members of the Ejército Guerrillero del Pueblo in Salta, 1964 | Revista El Sur   By Leigh A Payne,  Latin American Centre, Oxford School of Global and Area Studies   What happens when armed left guerrilla or revolutionary fighters confess to past violence? Can they contribute to building stronger democracies or human rights cultures? …