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Guatemala, have we forgotten about you?

(last modified April 8, 2024)
October 9, 2023 Not much news in any language is being reported in the US about the current crisis in Guatemala. Last week, my travels to rural communities north of Cobán were brought to a halt by blockades. I was traveling with Guatemalan nationals. After a couple of days, we drove throughout the evening to …

Embracing My Heritage: Reflecting on Progress

(last modified April 8, 2024)
 As someone who proudly embraces her Hispanic heritage, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on the incredible progress we’ve witnessed over the past few years. It’s been a journey filled with both challenges and triumphs, and it’s essential that we acknowledge and celebrate our accomplishments. Firstly, the recognition and appreciation of Hispanic culture …