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· September, 2011

Stories about Migration & Immigration from September, 2011

30 September 2011

Cuba: The Reality of Prison

United States: Increase in Poverty Rate Amongst Hispanics

The American economy is at a standstill and seems stuck on that plateau. The poverty rate is affecting more than 46 million people, 15.1 percent of the population, according to...

26 September 2011

Cuba: “Damas” Targeted Again

Jamaica: Gratitude to Garvey

USA: The Real and Digital Unite for Latin American Literature

La Casa Azul - an online bookstore - has recently announced it is going to collaborate with a new bookstore located in Washington Heights, New York. Word Up (@wordupbooks) has...

Hong Kong: Migrant Domestic Workers

23 September 2011

Russia: Racial Propaganda in the State-Owned Media

RuNet Echo

Drawing on a rich tradition of "political technology" honed under both the Tsarist and Soviet police states, the Russian media are now rife with paid stories planted to advance specific...

Trinidad & Tobago, U.S.A.: Troy Davis’ Execution

Cuba: “Damas” March Tomorrow

Guyana, Jamaica: Possessed by Strong Narrative

Cuba: A Blogger Says Goodbye

21 September 2011

Jamaica: Acts of Creation

Cuba: Milanes’ Miami Concert Stirs Controversy Among Cubans

On August 27th, Cuban music legend Pablo Milanés performed in Miami, marking his first concert in South Florida since the 1970s. On Cuba-focused blogs and news sites, bitter disagreement over...

China: California Hotel adapted by a cook