Desaparecidos

Las Madres de Plaza de Mayo, Buenos AiresSouth American countries all have a violent and unfortunate history; from the oppresion of conquistidors (conquestors) of the 16th and 17th centuries, the battles fought by the libertadors (liberators) of the early 19th century and the scores and scores of dictadores (dictators), each trying to gain power (generally for their own interests).