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Fieldwork Diary #1: Marimba Linda Xelajú at the Shrine of the Sacred Heart

The Maryland-based marimba group Marimba Linda Xelajú performed on March 20th after a service that honored the Salvadoran Saint Óscar Arnulfo Romero. Located in the Mount Pleasant neighborhood in Washington D.C., this service took place in the… 88 more words


3 Days in Mexico City

For our wedding anniversary we flew down to Mexico City for a 3 day long weekend to get our first taste of the country and all it has to offer. 611 more words

Central America

Memories of Maya Mexico

Reflections from the Habitat build and cultural activities in Chiapas, Mexico

Saturday, April 6, 2019

On Thursday evening, my parents and I arrived in Tuxtla Gutierrez in the most southernly Mexican state of Chiapas. 4,306 more words


Central America: Climate, Drought, Migration and the Border

By Lieutenant Commander Oliver-Leighton Barrett, US Navy (Ret)

The dominant media narrative that explains the reasons for current Central American migration to the United States centers on the dismal economic and security conditions across source states: Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador. 961 more words

Climate And Security

Panama, Panama-a-a-a-a-a

Incredibly stoked to write this blog post as this was one of my favorite trips I have been on! Central America is underrated and I can’t wait to explore more. 1,177 more words


Cahuita. Caribbean Costa Rica! Just the grandkid and me

The Costa Rica adventure with my grand daughter continues.  She’s graduating high school this year and I’d promised since she was little that one day she’d come with me.  1,800 more words