Argentine journalists banned from entering official event

Journalists from Argentine media outlets like Clarín, La Nación, Perfil, Telefé, TN, DyN, El Trece and others were thrown out of an event organized by the association Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo, reported Clarín. A woman with the organization of mothers whose children were disappeared during Argentina's Dirty War, told a photographer with Clarín: "These are the rules of the game, you are not welcome here."

The minister of Economy, Amado Boudou, participated in the association's event, which was an open workshop called Political Cooking and Other Herbs, organized by the head of the organization, Hebe de Bonafini, agrega TN.

Note from the editor: This story was originally published by the Knight Center’s blog Journalism in the Americas, the predecessor of LatAm Journalism Review.