A= Argentina It was the beginning of Shahbagh Argentina. It was an unforgettable week, although it has
“Goal!” screamed the fans who had gathered in front of the giant screen at what we call the T&T ground near Indira Road. The roar that followed was even more deafening than those that came after the first two goals. Wait a minute.
Events of the week have intervened, as usual, to flavour my writing. At a party in Pittsburgh, I was in the presence of my cousin’s wife’s family, a very musically talented group of Paraguayans. Into the night, the family regaled us with tales of the military coup which had toppled the dictator Alfredo Stroessner in… Read more »