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Americans really need to stop hyperventilating about the supposed crisis on their southern border -- better known as the natural migration of people from one place to another -- and count their blessings.

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Cuando Ronald Reagan nos dio esperanza, no miedo

 02/28/2019 - 10:27
El ex presidente estadounidense Ronald Reagan habla frente a la Puerta de Brandenburgo en Berlin, Alemania, en 1987. Foto: CBSNews.

“La justicia y la verdad solo pueden florecer cuando a los periodistas se les da libertad de expresión, y así surge la prosperidad...”, dijo el expresidente hace 30 años —antes de pronunciar las palabras mágicas que derrumbaron el Muro de Berlín, como si se tratara de esa pared en el Libro de Josué, en la Biblia.

Una carta a mi presentador de televisión favorito, Tom Brokaw

 02/07/2019 - 09:15
AL DÍA CEO and Publisher Hernán Guaracao (left) with Pedro Rivera, secretary of the Department of Education of Pennsylvania, at the AL DÍA Higher Ed Leaders Summit 2019 on Jan. 31 in Philadelphia, PA. Photo: Alan Simpson / AL DÍA News

¿Es el secretario de Educación de Pensilvania, Pedro Rivera, alguien “no integrado”? No. Sin embargo Pedro es otro latino de los EE.UU. que puede parecer como otro "brown grand-baby”, que necesita trabajar más duro en integración, si fuéramos a creerle a Tom Brokaw. O confiar en la media verdad que la estrella de NBC ha decidido de manera inesperada validar.  

A necessary letter to my Favorite TV Anchor, Mr. Tom Brokaw

 02/07/2019 - 09:00
AL DÍA CEO and Editor in Chief Hernán Guaracao (left) with Pedro Rivera, secretary of the Department of Education of Pennsylvania, at the AL DÍA Higher Ed Leaders Summit 2019 on Jan. 31 in Philadelphia, PA. Photo: Alan Simpson / AL DÍA News

Is somebody like PA Secretary of Education Pedro Rivera, “unassimilated”, I asked in our recent #ALDIAHigherEdLEADERS Summit2019, where he was the Keynote Speaker? No. However, Pedro is yet another U.S. Latino now under suspicion of perhaps being yet another “brown grand-baby”—  one who needs to work harder at assimilation, or learn better English, if we were to believe former national TV anchor Tom Brokaw. If we were to trust the half-truth the NBC star’s gaffe has unexpectedly championed.

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