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Puerto Rico Needs Help, But Not Like Haiti

FÈ ATENSYON. Haiti 2010 is not the intervention model you want for Puerto Rico. Last month, hurricanes Irma and Maria hit Puerto Rico hard. Most of the island is without power, and flooding is severe in parts. A crisis is brewing. It is said there is no such thing as …

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Fighting for Freedom

The Haitian Revolution (1791-1804) heralded the beginning of the end of slavery in the Western Hemisphere, and the overthrow of colonial powers. Successive revolutions have shaped the region’s political, economic and cultural landscapes today, as slavery has been challenged, and freedom sought. Join our panel for a fascinating insight into …

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80 Years On: Revisiting the Massacre

This article originally appeared on NPR on October 7, 2017. The piece was written by Marlon Bishop and Tatiana Fernández. You can listen to the podcast A Border Written in Blood here. All photos were taken by Tatiana Fernández for Latino USA. A boy cools down near a waterfall in Loma de …

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