Posts Tagged "#LatinAmerica"

El hambre y la maestra

    Espera tranquilamente, siéntate con tu inquietud, aprenda de las cosas que hayas pensado que sepas. Reúne los pedazos de tus soluciones falsas, los productos de tu hambre para la humanidad que sofocas. Doma la compulsión actuar y controlar, espera tranquilamente y te rinde tu caridad a la balanza del humilde y la ...

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Manifestation of Internalized Racism

Today we visited a wonderful organization called SIFAIS in a Costa Rican neighborhood called La Carpio. They serve a mostly immigrant community that is experiencing severe poverty by providing them with skills in the arts, among other things. The experience there was as I expected and similar to other organizations ...

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El Puente

Puente solitaria estire por la brecha, el guardián de la isla Que se queda apretada por los brazos de los ríos. Ojos de vidrio, palabras del cielo, claves sobresaliendo. Sonrisas y risas Risas y risillas Tranquilo sombra y un puerto vacío. Tejido comunitario hecho por familiares, Arraigado en la cosecha de las semillas sembrados ayer. Muro del arco ...

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Wrinkles and Wisdom

Try to picture a classic novel, anyone will do. Maybe it’s “To Kill a Mockingbird”, or “The Adventures Tom Sawyer”. Now imagine its appearance. The cover may be tattered and torn and the pages worn thin. There may be a coffee stain here and a smudge there, but the content ...

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