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[OP-ED]: ¿Para qué odiar?

 03/24/2017 - 15:16
La película 'La Anatomía del Odio: un Diálogo a la Esperanza’ revela los mecanismos emocionales y biológicos que hacen a todos susceptibles a los actos y las ideologías de odio, y demuestra cómo estos mismos rasgos nos hacen igualmente capaces de superarlos
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Hablar de odio es hablar de un tema difícil, porque el odio está hecho de una materia amorfa misteriosa, desordenada. ¿Cómo desentrañar las obscuras fuerzas del odio en la especie humana con el objeto de neutralizarlas?

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Friday, March 24, 2017 - 3:00pm
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La película 'La Anatomía del Odio: un Diálogo a la Esperanza’ revela los mecanismos emocionales y biológicos que hacen a todos susceptibles a los actos y las ideologías de odio, y demuestra cómo estos mismos rasgos nos hacen igualmente capaces de superarlos

From paradise to paradise lost, the odyssey of a Colombian Indian community

 03/21/2017 - 04:25
An Embera indigenous child looking on, in Quibdo, Colombia, Mar. 18, 2017. EFE/LEONARDO MUÑOZ
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The thick jungles of the Colombian province of Choco on the Panamanian border was paradise to 117 Embera Indians until the violence of Colombia's armed conflict forced them to flee.

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 4:15am
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An Embera indigenous child looking on, in Quibdo, Colombia, Mar. 18, 2017. EFE/LEONARDO MUÑOZ

Cuba welcomes First Norwegian Cruise Line vessel from US

 03/09/2017 - 19:40
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The cruise ship Marina, with the Florida-based Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd., arrived Thursday at the port of Havana with 1,250 passengers on its first trip to Cuba.

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Friday, March 10, 2017 - 8:30am
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The cruise ship Marina, with the Florida-based Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd., remains anchored in the bay of Havana, Cuba, Mar. 9, 2017. EFE/Alejandro Ernesto

"I’m usually the only Latina in the room"

 03/07/2017 - 01:12
 
 

 

Reaching the top is nothing without reaching back to help those behind you according to Yasseline Díaz. From her early college career to the present, Díaz felt that her mission has always been to help those who need it most. Though she is far from her original goal of being a Physical Therapist, Díaz has managed to transform lives on a daily basis. From her charity work to her position in the Community Affairs department of Independence Blue Cross, she still manages to impact neighborhoods throughout the city.

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Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 1:11pm
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“Siempre ha existido el concepto erróneo de que una mujer no puede ser líder”

 03/07/2017 - 01:11
“Siempre ha existido el concepto erróneo de que una mujer no puede ser líder”

Cuéntenos más sobre su carrera actual. ¿Cómo ha llegado hasta aquí?

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Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 1:11pm
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Turista Libre gives Tourists the Chance to Experience Tijuana like a Local

 02/15/2017 - 17:36

Tijuana based Turista Libre found a special way to attract tourists to its city:  by offering the chance to live the experience of being local.

Every day, a group of tourists. mostly Americans, arrives at the crosswalk of San Ysidro (California) to enter Mexico, where an old school bus that is part of the public transport of Tijuana is waiting for them.

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 5:16pm
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Derick Chinn founded Turista Libre in Tijuana to bring American tourists to the other side of the border and overcome stigmas against Mexicans. Tasting local beer is always a part of the tour, aimed to help tourists feel like a local. EFE/DAVID MAUNG

Hell, Part 2: While Homicide Rate falls, Suicide is on the rise in Ciudad Juárez

 02/09/2017 - 04:53
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Ciudad Juarez, the border city in northern Mexico which between 2008 and 2011 had the dubious reputation of being the murder capital of the world, has seen its homicide rate fall since 2012. But as the BBC reports, the city's high levels of violence have had long-term psychological effects on its residents, especially its youth.

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Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 4:34am
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Crosses in Lomas del Poleo Planta Alta (Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, Mexico), to remember the bodies of eight women killed in 1996. Photo: Wikimedia/Commons

An Initiative to Use the US Postal Service to Deliver Food to the Needy

 02/02/2017 - 04:23
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Students in St Louis propose to help millions of ‘food insecure’ people and reduce America’s food waste by using the vehicles and shuttered offices of the United States Postal Service, reports The Guardian,

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Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 4:03am
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United States Postal Service delivery truck in San Francisco residential area. Photo: Wikimedia/Commons

Cheesburguer or Nachos?

 01/30/2017 - 03:23
In the US, the answers prove Trump's wall not culinary. Photo: A dish of chili with garnishes and tortilla chips. Wikimedia/Commons
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Sandwich bread or nachos? Ketchup or salsa? In the US, the answers prove Trump's wall not culinary, reports El País.

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Monday, January 30, 2017 - 3:07am
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In the US, the answers prove Trump's wall not culinary. Photo: A dish of chili with garnishes and tortilla chips. Wikimedia/Commons

The Venezuelan Immigrant Who Became the Queen of Fashion

 01/30/2017 - 03:06
Fashion designer Carolina Herrera celebrating Ralph Lauren's 40th Anniversary at the Conservancy Garden, Central Park, New York City, on 2007. Photo by Christopher Peterson/Wikimedia
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Born in Venezuela and naturalized American, Carolina Herrera came to design by chance when she was 42. Now she is the head of a billion-dollar global fashion empire, reports El País.

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Monday, January 30, 2017 - 2:37am
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Fashion designer Carolina Herrera celebrating Ralph Lauren's 40th Anniversary at the Conservancy Garden, Central Park, New York City, on 2007. Photo by Christopher Peterson/Wikimedia