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A petition filed last week in federal court argues for the release of Manuel Duran, the Hispanic journalist arrested at an immigration protest on April 3rd, who ... Duran was a television reporter in El Salvador. ... The National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) also called for Duran's release last week.
The SPLC is seeking the release of Manuel Duran, a journalist who was unlawfully arrested by Memphis police and detained by U.S. Immigration and ... Duran, who was a TV reporter in El Salvador, is now a well-known and respected reporter in Memphis for the Spanish-language publication ...

In El Salvador, authorities say journalist Karla Lisseth Turcios has been murdered. She worked for the magazine El Economista. Authorities say her father received a note with a death threat against her shortly before she was kidnapped from her home. Her body was later found along the side of the ...
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador - A Salvadoran journalist reported missing on Sunday, April 15, has been found dead on the side of a road, according to media reports. Media reports said the body of Karla Turcios, 33, was found on a highway on the outskirts of Santa Rosa Guachipilin, 100 kilometers ...
"And the second is a marked change in the country conditions. Specifically, the growing hostility towards journalists in El Salvador." If the motion is granted, the case is re-opened, and Manuel could get have a bond. In less than 48 hours supporters have raised more than $11,000 for the journalist. "He has ...

Manuel Duran, the reporter arrested this week while covering a Memphis protest, is an experienced journalist who has kept the city's Spanish-speaking population informed as a reporter for the past decade. Prosecutors said Thursday they were dropping criminal charges against Duran, 42, of El ...
Trump also criticized El Salvador and Mexico for what he perceived as ineffective response to immigration. ... El Salvador just takes our money, and Mexico must help MORE with this problem. .... But Salvadoran journalists have shown that multiple cases of shootouts were in fact extrajudicial killings.
The week after Donald Trump was elected president, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Bill Keller was invited to give a talk to the staff at WNYC radio in New York. As he understood it, his role was to be a “Dr. Phil” of sorts for the demoralized young journalists who worked at the station. But, while he was ...
Dan Boyd and Dan McKay of the Albuquerque Journal have reported on the cartoon's impact critically, a hard job for any journalist. Photojournalist Roberto E. Rosales, who is originally from El Salvador, was among journalists Marie C. Baca, Edumundo Carrillo and Rob Browman — all employees at the ...
Woman on a mission: Liliana Bloch survived war-torn El Salvador to make 'rock stars' of Texas artists .... Mirllama Clara Luz, 1, during a candlelight vigil on All Soul's Day at El Mozote, El Salvador, site of a massacre of an entire village by Salvadoran Army soldiers in 1981 during the guerilla war. She lost ...
SAN SALVADOR—Late one morning in the fall of 2016, police officers handcuffed a group of middle school-aged boys on a street in a neighborhood on the outskirts of El Salvador's capital. The boys were serving as lookouts for members of MS-13, or Mara Salvatrucha, the violent street gang that originated ...
Vanessa and Enrique came to this country from El Salvador 20 years ago on tourist visas, after an earthquake devastated their homeland in 2001. They were able to stay in the U.S. ... She came to the U.S. 18 years ago, working first as a journalist, then a community organizer. Arias sends one-quarter of her ...
Avalos attributes it to repeated confrontations with other LA gangs, while journalist Ioan Grillo thinks it has more to do with the arrival of newer Salvadoran immigrants who were “hardened by the horrors” of civil war. Salvadoran journalists Carlos Martinez and Jose Luis Sanz, meanwhile, say that the gang's ...
The week after Donald Trump was elected president, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Bill Keller was invited to give a talk to the staff at WNYC radio in New York. As he understood it, his role was to be a “Dr. Phil” of sorts for the demoralized young journalists who worked at the station. But, while he was ...
You've probably heard President Trump say terrifying things about the predominantly Salvadoran gang MS-13 and how it's terrorizing people in some .... And eventually, in the mid-1990s, the U.S. started emptying prisons in California and deporting these gangsters en masse back to El Salvador. And this is ...
Dan Boyd and Dan McKay of the Albuquerque Journal have reported on the cartoon's impact critically, a hard job for any journalist. Photojournalist Roberto E. Rosales, who is originally from El Salvador, was among journalists Marie C. Baca, Edumundo Carrillo and Rob Browman — all employees at the ...

In 1997, Maria Christina Chicas held her grandaughter, Mirllama Clara Luz, 1, during a candlelight vigil on All Soul's Day at El Mozote, El Salvador, site of a massacre of an entire village by Salvadoran Army soldiers in 1981 during the guerilla war. She lost three sisters and a borther and nine of their ...
SAN SALVADOR—Late one morning in the fall of 2016, police officers handcuffed a group of middle school-aged boys on a street in a neighborhood on the outskirts of El Salvador's capital. The boys were serving as lookouts for members of MS-13, or Mara Salvatrucha, the violent street gang that originated ...
As part of the field research for an International Crisis Group report on security policies in El Salvador, the aim of our visit is to find out first-hand what day-to-day ... Although the Salvadoran PNC (National Civil Police) is one of the more popular police forces in Central America, the pressures and the cycle of ...
Washington, D.C.—The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) carried out a working visit to El Salvador on November 20-22, 2017. ... to groups in an especially vulnerable situation, such as LGBTI persons, women human rights defenders, women journalists, and women with disabilities.
When journalists at Salvadoran site El Faro see their stories published on the cover of The New York Times or Univision's homepage, it's recognition of the ... Having just finished his studies, the Spanish journalist worked at a local television station before he moved to El Salvador to join the Sunday ...
The Trump administration recently announced it will end protected status of some 200,000 Salvadorans in the U.S. As Utah journalist Matthew LaPlante reported last year though, the homicide rate in El Salvador is 20 times higher than in the U.S. LaPlante went to El Salvador to try to understand the impact ...
Salvadoran immigrants in the U.S. with temporary protection from deportation, or TPS, await a Trump administration decision on their status. ... Sanabria with El Rescate said many Salvadoran TPS holders arrived decades ago, during the civil war in El Salvador that lasted throughout the 1980s and ended ...
But as a freelance journalist, I do not have a press card,” Borpujari added. In the past, the NWMI has highlighted the perils that journalists face while on the job in India. But their situation is made more precarious by the fact that there is no unified identification or press card for those not permanently on the ...
These are the stories that are often left untold in discussions about the violence afflicting El Salvador. Los Ausentes (the missing ones), a new play by Alejandra Nolasco, was born out of this silence. It was inspired by photographer Fred Ramos' photo essay, which details pieces of clothing that were last ...
In recent times, El Salvador has been marked by increasingly high rates of violence. In addition to gang activity and the harsh measures employed by the police force, the country is also plagued by the growing disappearance of victims and the painful reality of mothers looking for their children's bodies.
Gutierrez Soto, honored for his courageous reporting by the Washington, D.C. –based National Press Club and the National Association of Hispanic Journalists, sits in a U.S. Citizenship and Immigraton Services (USGIS) cell in El Paso awaiting his fate. He was detained Dec. 7 when an immigration judge ...
She fled El Salvador's violent civil war at age 5, crossed the Tijuana border with her grandmother and aunt, and ultimately joined her mom – who left a few .... post incorrectly stated that Wendy Carrillo was the first Salvadoran to get elected to California's State Assembly and that she ran against seven men.
Getahn Ward, a U.S. based Liberian Journalist, reporter of 'The Tennessean' passed off last Saturday, December 16. 2017 in the United States will be remembered as one of Music City's finest journalists, by many accounts an intrepid reporter. And a model immigrant. According to the Tennessean online in ...
In 2017, we launched a "Free the Press" campaign to highlight cases of journalists imprisoned on anti-state charges. We also conduct a prison census each year in which we list the cases of each journalist behind bars for their work on December 1. (Stay tuned to our website to read our 2017 census.).
The Associated Press' Stylebook, a guide widely used in newsrooms nationwide, has an entry for “detention center,” but it directs journalists back to the entry on prisons and ... Hidalgo says he knows what a real detention center looks like because he was detained in one after he fled El Salvador in 1981.
Victor Pena, a journalist who works for the Salvadoran website El Faro, says Catholic families control the two major newspapers in the country. "Many times journalists have no choice but to follow that editorial line, fearing losing their jobs if they do otherwise," Pena tells Al Jazeera. "There is also rampant ...
Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Honduras President and National Party candidate Juan Orlando Hernandez speaks with supporters and journalists while waiting for official ... in 2015 came up with a plan that included sending hundreds of millions of dollars in additional aid to Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador.
Mount Pleasant has undergone an accelerating re-gentrification over the last twenty years, which has resulted in a cultural and economic mix that is a significant part of the neighborhood's charm: trendy Thai restaurants abutting bodegas, big-box stores looming over Salvadoran fast-food places. There is a ...
When Ernesto's life is threatened (in 2015, El Salvador's murder rate reached ... have had several terrifying encounters with MS-13, the largest Salvadoran gang.
Reinout van Wagtendonk, a Dutch-born journalist and longtime ... After a military coup in October 1979, El Salvador suffered a vicious civil war.
And, in the eyes of a journalist, there is no greater enemy to democracy than .... for four months to defend an air base from Salvadoran guerillas.
The 250 news media owners, executives, journalists and spouses from ... and commerce in Ecuador, Bolivia, Nicaragua and El Salvador.
In El Salvador, a brutal war between rival gangs, Mara Salvatrucha 13 (MS-13) and Barrio 18 (18th Street)and the Salvadoran police — who function much like the ... 1, at the Lensic Performing Arts Center, in conversation with journalist ... Press Freedom Award from the Committee to Protect Journalists.
Colombian, Mexican and Salvadoran journalists and media outlets ... Journalist advocacy organization Reporters Without Borders (RSF for its ... Mexico and El Salvador as nominees for their 2017 Press Freedom Prize.
In The Far Away Brothers, Berkeley journalist Lauren Markham brings the lived ... of two young Salvadoran migrants and their family under a spotlight. ... were at least as difficult as those of the Flores twins in El Salvador. Also ...
... explore the stories of Salvadoran refugees in Belize; Haitian refugees in Brazil; Hazaran ... are not that kind of refugee, the kind Western journalists expect. ... The essay centres around two men: a Syrian journalist with fluent ...
... without charge for weeks, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. ... his wife and one of his children in El Salvador, Alicante told CPJ.
The presence of the legendary novelist, journalist, and screenwriter ... Love, the Manson Family, the Salvadoran Civil War, the Iraq War, and the ...
Globally, journalists are not keeping pace with the digital revolution. ... Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, ...
Observer journalist Farzad Bazoft was executed by Saddam Hussein ... journos (including one very specific time I can recount in El Salvador).”.
Globally, journalists are not keeping pace with the digital revolution. ... Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, ...
... journalist asking about policy, keeps tight-lipped on negotiations ... Tropical Storm Selma has made landfall on the coast of El Salvador near ...
... without charge for weeks, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. ... his wife and one of his children in El Salvador, Alicante told CPJ.


 

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