The Mighty Fallen

At the beginning of the 20th century Argentina was a major economic power. That all changed with the Great Depression.  

The Inca’s Last Stand

An Indigenous rebellion in colonial Argentina foreshadowed later risings – and resonates to this day.

The British in Argentina

Cyril Hamshere describes how the British community in Argentina came to be, at one point, the largest outside the Empire.

Railways in Argentina

Of all the measures undertaken by President Peron, none was more popular in Argentina than the nationalization of the British-owned railway system.

How Our Enemy Made Us Better

Federico Guillermo Lorenz looks at Argentinian memories of the Second World War during and after the Malvinas-Falklands War of 1982.

Argentina’s Left-Wingers

Leslie Ray argues that politics and football have always been inseparable in the land of the ‘hand of God’.