Over 2,000 Tejanos Fought For the Confederate Army in the Civil War
Thousands of Mexican-Americans Fought for the Confederate Army in the Civil War
By Cindy Casares | 04/27/2016 - 14:23

A recent letter-to-the-editor in the Brownsville Herald raises


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The Women Keeping War-Torn Colombian Communities Together
The Women Keeping War-Torn Colombian Communities Together
By Jessica Diaz-Hurtado | 01/25/2016 - 15:48

For more than 50 years, Colombia has been in a civil war, fighting over land rights and the murder of political leaders.


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Spanish Poet Frederico Garcia Lorca's Remains to be Exhumed
By Mariela Rosario | 10/20/2009 - 09:00

The world may finally find out where legendary Spanish poet Frederico Garcia Lorca's remains were buried. Government officials in Southern Spain have cleared the way legally for remains buried at a mass grave site in a village near Granada to be exhumed. Andalusia regional government justice councilor Begona Alvarez said that the confidential exhumation would begin next Monday. 


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Report Confirms Guatemalan Army Stole Children for Adoption
By Mariela Rosario | 09/15/2009 - 16:50

A recent investigation by the Guatemalan Peace Archive came to the stunning conclusion that the country's Army stole at least 333 babies and sold them into adoption during the nation's 35-year civil war.
In some cases, parents were killed so that the children could be given to government operated agencies and adopted abroad.


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