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September 24, 2020

What It Was Like Registering to Vote for the First Time as a Latina Immigrant

“After fleeing my home country a decade ago, I know that no American should take voting for granted.” Back then, I was a college student fighting for our freedoms by…
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September 24, 2020

GoLike Co-Founders attend their HBO premiere at The New York Latino Film Festival

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September 3, 2020

The America of Hamilton, not Trump, is the one I chose to become a citizen of this year

Despite the United States' multiple crises and poor leadership, I became an American because I know the country is bigger, and better, than one man. Mariana Atencio at her naturalization…
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September 2, 2020

As COVID-19 spread in Venezuela, the new elites kept partying. I had to get my mom to safety.

Even before the coronavirus, Venezuela's hospitals lacked running water, protective equipment and even power. Every Venezuelan deserves better. Mariana Atencio's mother was among the last people to leave Venezuela before…
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February 19, 2020

In the Chaos of Venezuela, a Daughter Fights for her Father’s Life

CARACAS, VENEZUELA — It took me a second to understand that the sound interrupting my prayers was a phone ring. It was 5 a.m. here in the capital of my home…
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August 19, 2019

Welcome to our world

I remember running down the halls of Univision Network when I was a whippersnapper reporter, who didn’t know how to write a proper TV script on deadline and how to…