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El Chapo Speaks

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Mexico

The Story of Vicente, Who Murdered His Mother, His Father, and His Sister

<i>Sandra Rodríguez Nieto</i> | The Story of Vicente, Who Murdered His Mother, His Father, His Sister: Life and Death in Juárez | <i>Verso Books</i> <i>| Nov. 2015 | 19</i> …

Mexico

How to Tell a Great Story

We tell stories to our coworkers and peers all the time — to persuade someone to support our project, to explain to an employee how he might improve, or to inspire a team that is facing challenges. It’s an essential skill, but what makes a compelling story in a business context? And how can you …

Top 10 Food Infographics to Hang in Your Kitchen or Save to Your Phone

Sometimes, a chart or infographic is the best way to communicate complex topics—like what the different types of cuts of beef are (and how to cook …

Infographics

The Five Beats of Successful Storytelling & How They Can Help You Land Your Next Job

Author Philip Pullman wrote, “After nourishment, shelter and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world.” Whether we’re talking …

While The World Watched

At the same time Argentina hosted the 1978 World Cup, the nation's dictators were waging their "Dirty War" of repression, kidnappings and torture. As …

Why Do So Many People Pretend to Be Native American?

<i>Russell Cobb | This Land Press | August 2014 | 16 minutes (3,976 words)</i><p>This Land PressFor this week’s Longreads Member Pick, we are thrilled to share …

Lifestyle | Fox News

Hundreds in Spain demand release of El Salvador priest

<b>Hundreds of people in the Spanish town of Daimiel have marched to demand the release of a Roman Catholic priest detained in El Salvador.</b><p>Father Antonio Rodriguez, who was born in Daimiel, has been accused of smuggling mobile phones to imprisoned members of El Salvador notorious gangs.<p>Demonstrators …

Latino Voices - Latino News, Entertainment, Style and Culture | HuffPost

La herida hispana

Hace seis años, con la elección de Barack Obama, la enorme comunidad de indocumentados en este país comenzó a abrigar la esperanza de que, tras …

El cura español de las maras, arrestado en El Salvador

El Padre Toño es una figura de peso en la mediación con las pandillas. La Fiscalía lo acusa de introducir objetos ilícitos a penales<p>El Salvador ha …

Latinoamérica se une contra masacre en Gaza

Los países de Latinoamérica se suman a la condena internacional por la agresión del régimen israelí contra la Franja de Gaza, para lo cual, han …

La masacre de sandinistas en Nicaragua desata una campaña de represión

El Ejército y la Policía se lanzan a una cacería en las comunidades opositoras<p>Organismos de derechos humanos denuncian vejaciones<p>El presidente de …

Colorado emite licencias de conducir a inmigrantes

DENVER (AP) — Colorado comenzó a emitir el viernes licencias de conducir y tarjetas de identificación para inmigrantes, independientemente de su …

US sent Latin youth undercover in anti-Cuba ploy

Pitbull: Get Rich or Die Shilling

Pitbull, born Armando Pérez, self-titled Mr. Worldwide, and often known simply as Pit, slides into his seat at a hotel restaurant about 25 minutes …

Near US-Mexico border, working to identify immigrants buried in unmarked graves

The unforgotten<p>FALFURRIAS, Texas<p>The forensic teams hacked at the unmarked graves until the shovels broke, until sweat soaked their T-shirts and …

The Absolutist

Ted Cruz is an unyielding debater—and the far right’s most formidable advocate.<p>Ted Cruz, the Republican junior senator from Texas, has heard the line about how the Party needs to become more moderate to win Presidential elections. “It is amazing that the wisdom of the chattering class to the …

Pocahontas wedding re-enactment: John Rolfe, John Smith, and Native Americans at Jamestown.

1 She Obviously Married the Wrong Man<p>It’s so nice to be needed even after you’re dead. That’s what I was thinking during the rehearsal dinner for …

Scott Walker's Toxic Racial Politics

In early August of 2011, a few days after Congress passed a deal to end the debt-ceiling showdown that brought the nation to the brink of credit …

Citizen Bezos

The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon<p>by Brad Stone<p>Little, Brown, 372 pp., $28.00<p>In the mid-1990s, when Amazon emerged as an online …

When Gamers Assumed the Role of the Antihero

At Gamespot, an excerpt from David Kushner’s book <i>Jacked: The Outlaw Story of Grand Theft Auto</i>, which details the origin of the <i>Grand Theft Auto</i> …

The other side of deportation: An American struggles to prepare for life without husband

For the past five months, Madina Salaty has been documenting moments both mundane and monumental before her husband, Zunu Zunaid, would be sent off to Bangladesh.<p>For the past five months, Madina Salaty has been documenting moments both mundane and monumental before her husband, Zunu Zunaid, would …

A Well-Rounded Scholar: The Many Alter Egos of A. D. Harvey

Charitably, we can see the practice of reviewing one’s own works as a kind of knowing critique of the insider trading that can occur among authors …

70,000 kids will show up alone at our border this year. What happens to them?

Joseph Rodriguez<p>Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>In a doorless desert safe house in northwestern Mexico, the drug …

Pablo Escobar’s Private Prison Is Now Run by Monks for Senior Citizens

In exchange for his surrender, the Colombian drug lord was allowed to build his jail—complete with a disco, jacuzzi, and waterfall. Now 23 years …