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What do El País, the Spanish newspaper, and Clarín, the Argentine media group, have in common? Both are guttersnipes, according to Cristina Fernández, Argentina’s president.

Fernández’s animosity towards Clarín is legion. Her government wants judges to reject Clarín’s protests that a three-year-old media law that would strip the market-leader of scores of licences is unconstitutional, and to apply the anti-monopoly law pronto. Read more