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News Peru » Culture: Amazon rainforest defender and Shaman, Olivia Arévalo Lomas, assassinated in Peru.

News channel or source: https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2018/4/21/1758866/-Amazon-rainforest-defender-and-Shaman-Olivia-Ar-valo-Lomas-assassinated-in-Peru
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Peru, has the 4th highest murder rate ... “There is an epidemic now, a culture of impunity, a sense that anyone can kill environmental defenders without repercussions, eliminate anyone who stands in the way. It [comes from] mining, agribusiness, illegal ...

News Peru » Culture: Mysterious geoglyphs discovered in Peru

News channel or source: http://www.dw.com/en/mysterious-geoglyphs-discovered-in-peru/g-43353009
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

The Nazca Lines in Peru are world famous. Now scientists have discovered similar geoglyphs in the province of Palpa - possibly even older ones. They hope to learn more about the ancient culture of those who made them.

News Peru » Culture: Using Drones, Researchers Discover New Nazca Lines in Peru

News channel or source: https://hyperallergic.com/436618/new-nazca-lines-discovered-using-drones/
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

Unlike the Nazca lines, these depict mostly humans — warriors, specifically, according to Peruvian archaeologist Luis Jaime Castillo Butters, who co-led the survey. While some were made by the Nazca culture, which dates from between 200 and 700 CE ...

News Peru » Culture: Exploring Roots of Peruvian Cuisine

News channel or source: https://www.sfstation.com/exploring-roots-of-peruvian-cuisine-e2346774
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

The migration of Chinese immigrants in the mid-nineteenth century gave way to Peruvian culture and cuisine as we know it. Chinese food in Peru has evolved into its own culinary staple known as, “Chifa.” The six-course tasting menu ($129 per person ...

News Peru » Culture: Walk over hot coals for this new Peruvian restaurant in Richardson

News channel or source: http://dallas.culturemap.com/news/restaurants-bars/04-11-18-brasa-bar-and-grill-peruvian-richardson/
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

Richardson is home to a new Peruvian restaurant where the rotisserie chicken is already wowing the locals. Called The Brasa Bar and Grill, it's a family-run spot featuring Peruvian classics such as lomo saltado — sirloin with onions, tomatoes ...

News Peru » Culture: Travel: Into Peru’s ancient land of the ‘Cloud Warriors’

News channel or source: https://dailygazette.com/article/2018/04/08/travel-into-peru-s-ancient-land-of-the-cloud-warriors
Publication date: Sunday 08 April 2018

I was standing in a cloud forest in northern Peru, 10,000 feet above sea level. Quiet cloaked the more than 400 cylindrical homes and ceremonial buildings that make up the most important settlement of the Chachapoyas, the Cloud Warrior culture. Farther out ...

News Peru » Culture: Massive new drawings revealed in Peru — and they're much older than the Nazca Lines

News channel or source: https://www.khou.com/article/news/nation-now/massive-new-drawings-revealed-in-peru-and-theyre-much-older-than-the-nazca-lines/465-7ffe540d-d37d-4f98-bdc7-3028d84412d8
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

Using drone cameras, scientists have documented spectacular line drawings newly discovered in southern Peru. They are likely much older than ... that precedes the famous geoglyphs of the Nazca culture, and which opens the door to new hypotheses about ...

News Peru » Culture: Drones find over 50 new enormous artworks etched into the Peruvian desert

News channel or source: https://boingboing.net/2018/04/12/drones-find-over-50-new-enormo.html
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

Some of the newfound lines belong to the Nasca culture, which held sway in the area from 200 to 700 A.D. However, archaeologists suspect that the earlier Paracas and Topará cultures carved many of the newfound images between 500 B.C. and 200 A.D. Unlike ...

News Peru » Culture: People Trump Politics in Peru's Progressive People's Summit

News channel or source: https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/People-Trump-Politics-in-Perus-Progressive-Peoples-Summit-20180413-0019.html
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

The VIII Summit of the Americas is taking place April 13 and 14 in Lima, Peru and centers on 'Democratic Governance ... there was not even a sense of the Americas, our culture, our heritage; it was just a dead and depressing event."