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I’m Brown

For Marco Avilés, moving from Lima, Peru to small-town Maine was a dream come true —beautiful, verdant, calm. He was ready to make a …

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Translation: The Superhero

Daniel Alarcón: For our listeners who understand English, I want to let you know that one of my favorite NPR podcasts returned on March …

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The Superhero

There’s a superhero in Argentina. His name is Menganno and his superpower is drawing attention to himself. Read the Spanish transcript here.

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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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Translation: The Mayor

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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