Landowners' Rebellion: Slavery and Saneamiento in Bolivia

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Efforts by Bolivia's land reform authorities to free 167 Guaraní families living in servitude in Alto Parapetí, a rural area in the eastern Bolivian lowlands province of Santa Cruz, have brought to light a phenomenon that had remained largely hidden and ignored until now in the country's vast Chaco plains region.
Another 1,050 families living in a kind of modern-day slavery are
in the Chaco grasslands region

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