Much ado about nothing


Last Friday The New York Times published an article claiming that Uruguayan writer Eduardo Galeano now “disavows” and “renounce[s]” his seminal 1971 book Las venas abiertas de América Latina (Open Veins of Latin America). The Times‘s article may have made for a good headline, but it was terrible journalism.

Read my quick take, published at Tropics of Meta.

 

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