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Who Is Oscar Romero? Vatican to Canonize Murdered Salvadoran Bishop Associated With Communism

Romero developed enemies in El Salvador's right-wing government for his outspoken opposition to violence and widespread popularity. He was shot dead by a sniper in 1980.

He championed the poor and was killed by a death squad in El Salvador. Decades later, Archbishop Oscar Romero will be made a saint

Pope Francis has cleared the way to sainthood for Archbishop Oscar Romero, a beloved advocate for the poor and a fierce critic of El Salvador’s civil war who was slain in 1980 by a right-wing death squad. The Vatican said Wednesday that Francis considers Romero a model for the Roman Catholic Church...

Trump’s decision to end protections for Haiti and El Salvador immigrants is racially motivated, claims lawsuit

Donald Trump’s racism against certain classes of immigrants invalidates his move to end protections for Haitians and El Salvadorans in the US, a new lawsuit alleges. “President Trump has long made clear his dislike and disregard for Latino and Black immigrants”, a complaint filed in a Massachusetts district court argues. Show More Summary

Trump urges Mexico to block illegal immigrants from El Salvador

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday called on Mexico to do more to prevent violent illegal immigrants from El Salvador from entering the United States, again pushing his long-proposed border wall but stopping short of saying Mexico would fund it. Trump, in a post on Twitter, said U.S. law...

Trump bashes El Salvador, demands Mexico help more with removing MS-13 gang members from the US

President Donald Trump has bashed El Salvador as unhelpful and demanded Mexico do more to help the US rid itself of MS-13 gang members. On Thursday, Trump threatened to withdraw ICE from California, saying the state offered "no help"...Show More Summary

Lawsuit Looks to Preserve Protections for Immigrants From Haiti, El Salvador

Several groups have filed a federal lawsuit in Boston against the Trump administration, claiming its TPS policy toward certain ethnic groups is racist.       

What will happen to El Salvador when the U.S. ends the protected status of Salvadoran immigrants?

Last month, the Trump administration announced that it will end Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for immigrants from El Salvador. TPS allows an estimated 200,000 Salvadorans to live and work in the United States. Like immigrants around the globe, Salvadorans send home remittances — a portion of their paychecks goes back to their country of origin, […]

Central American nations to sign trade deal with South Korea

Five Central American nations are to sign a free trade deal with South Korea on Wednesday after more than two years of talks to ease tariffs and barriers on a range of products, El Salvador's government announced. Costa Rica, El Salvador,...Show More Summary

Suspected Illegal Immigrant Drunk Driver Allegedly Crashes Into Ambulance Carrying Toddler

A pre-schooler tragically lost his life after an alleged drunk driver plowed into the side of the ambulance in which he was riding. The suspect is allegedly an illegal alien from El Salvador. The boy’s mom, Lyndsay Ann Oakes, as well...Show More Summary

Airbnb chooses Mayor Bukele to promote El Salvador as an international tourist destination

The mayor of San Salvador and aspiring president of the republic, Nayib Bukele was chosen by the company Airbnb to promote El Salvador as an international tourist destination. Continue reading Airbnb chooses Mayor Bukele to promote El Salvador as an international tourist destination at Property Portal Watch.

El Salvador commutes woman's 30-year abortion sentence

El Salvador's Supreme Court on Thursday commuted the sentence of a woman serving 30 years in prison for what she says was a stillbirth. The court ruled the evidence in the case did not prove she took any specific action to abort the pregnancy, which is illegal in El Salvador, and thus was eligible...

El Salvador frees woman imprisoned over abortion

A Salvadoran woman serving a 30-year prison sentence for having an abortion is released after 10 years behind bars.

Salvadoran woman jailed for 11 years over stillbirth walks free

Teodora del Carmen Vásquez was sentenced to 30 years under country’s total ban on abortions A woman sentenced to 30 years in prison for aggravated murder after suffering a stillbirth has been freed in El Salvador in a case highlighting...Show More Summary

El Salvador releases woman jailed over abortion

A Salvadoran woman serving a 30-year jail sentence for having an abortion was released from prison on Thursday on the orders of the Supreme Court, her lawyer said. Wearing a white T-shirt, Teodora Vasquez was greeted by her family and...Show More Summary

SOBEWFF 2018: Joan Nathan Talks Jewish Food

When Joan Nathan wrote her most recent cookbook, King Solomon's Table: a Culinary Exploration of Jewish Cooking From Around the World, she traveled to El Salvador for research. One evening, she spent Shabbat dinner with a local family. A few minutes after she sat down, she looked at the table and noticed a peculiar plate of latkes.

Claribel Alegría, 93, Poet for Central America’s Voiceless, Dies

With roots in both Nicaragua and El Salvador, she wrote eloquently of sorrow and struggle.

U.N. finds possible extrajudicial killings in El Salvador gang offensive

SAN SALVADOR (Reuters) - Police and soldiers in El Salvador may have committed extrajudicial killings and used excessive force in their battle against violent street gangs in the Central American country, the United Nations said on Monday.

Countries insulted by Trump use his words on tourism ads

Trump allegedly called Haiti, El Salvador and Africa's third-world nations 'shole countries' during an Oval Office discussion about immigration.

David Byrne Fires Back at ‘Racist’ Trump with ‘Beautiful Shitholes’ Playlist

last monthNews : The Daily Beast

Ian Gavan/Getty The political mediasphere may have moved on from “shithole”-gate, but David Byrne hasn’t. Three weeks after President Donald Trump referred to Haiti, El Salvador and the continent of Africa as “shithole countries,” the...Show More Summary

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