In case you missed it: mapmaking as empire-building, QBs protesting police impunity, and the specter of tacos on every corner…
What happened in the world this week? Read on for the FARC treaty, the beginning of the end (maybe) of private prisons, the lead emissions-crime rate link, border vigilantes, and more dirt on Trump.
#BlackLivesMatter – a few links to try to process and reflect on this week’s horrific shootings.
News of the week from Casa Marj: July 4th edition
Food for thought from the past week. News and recommended reading in U.S., Latin American, and global politics from the week of April 4, 2016.
News and other fun stuff you might have missed this week, featuring Shakespeare, Alabama, and the Border Patrol, and SWAGGER.
What’s going on in the world this week? Links of the week curated by Casa Marj: presidential campaigning, white privilege, deportation, and music coming right up.
Top U.S.-Latin America and migration news links this week, curated by Casa Marj
Casa Marj started out as a food blog, but I have long envisioned it as a magazine with political and lifestyle posts too. In my casa, political commentary and food go together like peanut butter and bananas. (Really well.)
So, here are a few of the links that stood out to me this week. …