Game Changer

Flavio Pimienta teaches children in Sao Paulo’s slums

Flavio Pimienta’s childhood dreams of being a rock star have come true, but in a way he never imagined. Along with his band, he’s travelled across the Atlantic Ocean and played for world leaders and corporate sponsors like British Airways. The members of his band, […]

Johana Bahamon: touching inmates’ lives through theater

Gamechanger: Changing prison life through theater

The bleak conditions of prison life in Latin America are something Americas Now has reported in the past. From overcrowded jails to security conditions to systematic abuse of the interns, the chances of effective rehabilitation of the inmates are slim.