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When your life is a suitcase. You can read a Spanish transcript of the episode. You can also read an English translation. If you …

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The Hospital

The San Juan de Dios hospital was closed to the public in 2001. So, why do some workers still go there every day? You can read …

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Don’t Open the Door

Elena and Efraín had a quiet life in LaBelle, a small town in rural Florida. They were raising three children, Efraín had a stable job… …

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Goodbye, Bolívar

Joel Padrón needed money and he needed it fast. It was 2015 and the financial crisis in Venezuela had reached alarming levels. Joel was a …

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The Kids

In late 2004, the rock band Callejeros were wrapping an incredibly successful year. They’d had several hits, and were selling out stadiums all over Argentina.

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The Shaman

The torrential rains of the 2011 winter season in Colombia claimed hundreds of lives and left thousands flooded out of their homes. That same year,  Jorge …

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For the Fair

Every year, thousands of Mexicans with temporary visas go to the United States to work at the county fairs. For many, this seems like an …

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Man vs. Machine

Dennis tells his mom everything. EVERYTHING.   You can read a Spanish transcript of the episode. You can also read an English translation.

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Temporary Permanence

Anamer left Venezuela as so many others have: fleeing seemingly intractable economic and political crises. She arrived in Peru and, unlike Venezuelan migrants to other …

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The Soldier And The Lieutenant

For many Argentines, the Falklands War is a chapter in history that they would rather forget. But for two combatants it was the beginning of …

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