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The Devil’s Flower

As a child, Rosa Julia Leyva played among the poppy fields, a plant her mother called the “Devil’s flower”. Years later, when drug trafficking …

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The Other, The Same

This is the story of two men with same first and last name, Eduardo Bechara, one from Colombia and the other from Argentina.

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Translation: The Other, The Same

Daniel Alarcón: Welcome to Radio Ambulante, from NPR. I’m Daniel Alarcón. Since we’re now part of NPR, we want to go back to some …

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The Mayor

Nélida Silva left her hometown of Llamellín, high in the Andes, when she was only eleven years old. When she returned three decades …

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Daniel Alarcón: Now you can take Radio Ambulante with you wherever you go with the NPR One app. NPR One offers …

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Pimp My Ride

Mauricio Hernández left Mexico in search of the American Dream –and he found it on the most unexpected side of the border. Read the …

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Translation: Pimp My Ride

Daniel Alarcón: Earlier this month, Twitter user @susisusan wrote “After having heard that multiple podcasts recommended to download the NPR One …

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Cassettes from Exile

A few years ago, Dennis Maxwell went to Chile to help his brother move. Among moving boxes they found around 20 cassettes where …

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