Archive | February, 2011

Birthright Citizenship: America’s Sazón

by Efrain Nieves The latest hot topic has become birthright citizenship. Opponents are coming out with their revision of the Amendment. Senators Rand Paul (KY) and David Vitter (LA) wants to deny babies born to undocumented immigrants automatic citizenship.  Their proposal, only babies born in the United States who have at least one parent who […]

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Hail to our Poets: Ruben Dario

Rubén Darío, pseudonym of Félix Rubén García Sarmiento (b. January 18, 1867, Metapa, Nicaragua—d. February 6, 1916, León), influential Nicaraguan poet, journalist, and diplomat. As a leader of the Spanish American literary movement known as Modernismo, which flourished at the end of the 19th century, he revivified and modernized poetry in Spanish on both sides of the Atlantic through his experiments […]

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